The Harlem investor in the Benjamin campaign finance scheme

Emily Parkin

Photo: Seth Wenig/AP/Shutterstock Lieutenant Governor Brian A. Benjamin resigned this afternoon, just hours after he was arrested and charged in Manhattan federal court with bribery, fraud, and falsification of records in connection with his unsuccessful 2021 run for New York City comptroller. The indictment accuses Benjamin of conspiring “to direct […]

Canadian Man Charged in Scheme to Commit Cyberattacks | USAO-AK

Emily Parkin

ANCHORAGE – A federal indictment unsealed today charges a Canadian national with committing cyberattacks. According to court documents, Matthew Philbert, 31, of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, conspired with others known and unknown to the United States to damage computers, and in the course of that conspiracy did damage a computer belonging […]