Madoff Pleads Guilty

Bernie Madoff was in court today to plead guilty on charges of running a Ponzi scheme that screwed investors out of billions. His bail was immediately revoked and he was jailed until his sentencing. Considered at this point to be a flight risk, Judge Chin said, “He has incentive to … Continue reading

Seymour Hersh: Describes ‘Executive Assassination Ring’

Eric Black at the Minnesota Post broke this story yesterday: At a “Great Conversations” event at the University of Minnesota last night, legendary investigative reporter Seymour Hersh may have made a little more news than he intended by talking about new alleged instances of domestic spying by the CIA, and … Continue reading