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Issa's new MADOFF Transparency Act for financial reporting would affect municipalities 

It can’t have been easy to come up with an acronym for the bill U.S. Representative Darrell Issa is introducing today in Congress that would create “…a broad mandate for open data throughout U.S. 722 more words

Open Data

Top associate of Bernie Madoff dies before sentencing

NEW JERSEY (PIX11) – The top lieutenant to Bernie Madoff, who helped carry out the infamous Ponzi scheme and then testified for the government at a high-profile trial, has died. 128 more words

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Madoff curse? Bernie's cronies Frank DiPascali and Maurice 'Sonny' Cohn both dead

Call it the “Madoff curse.”

Frank DiPascali, finance chief for Bernard Madoff who cooperate with the federal government, died this past week (of lung cancer) before he could be sentenced for enabling the biggest Ponzi scheme in U.S. 127 more words

Mark Madoff's Soho Loft, Listed for $8.95M, Finds a Buyer

Among Mad Men’s dubious contributions to popular culture–even as the show winds towards its close–is the notion that the talented ad man is, at his best, essentially an artist, a philosopher–a storyteller. 313 more words

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Bernie Madoff Victims' Fund Breaches $10.6 Billion After Feeder Firm Settlement

Victims of the biggest investment scam in U.S. history, run by disgraced financier Bernard Madoff, have gained an additional $93 million from a “feeder fund” settlement, bringing the total recovered to $10.6 billion. 106 more words

Bobby Bonilla, Bernie Madoff and the Happiest Day of the Year for Mets Fans

The New York Mets will pay a 52-year-old former third basemen, who hasn’t taken a hack in Major League Baseball in over a decade, more its promising young talents like Matt Harvey, Juan Lagares and Jacob deGrom. 488 more words

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Mets Off-season Review

Pitchers and catchers report today which means the Mets off-season has come to a close. Last season was supposed to be the year the Mets turned the corner but Tommy John visited Matt Harvey and the time table for the Mets to contend for “meaningful games in September” got pushed back.   1,055 more words

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