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Financial Advisors Warn Seniors Against Scam Artists

Seniors who grew up in a world where you answered the phone when it rang are being warned not to.

09/09/2014

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Sen. McCaskill Wants Solutions For “No Call List” Violations

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskell chaired a Senate hearing to examine how “robocalls” are harming consumers.

07/10/2013

Lumiere Place

Lumiere Place Casino, Hotels For Sale

In a deal between Pinnacle Entertainment and the Federal Trade Commission, the Lumiere Place Casino and Hotels is for sale in downtown St. Louis.

06/17/2013

Ameristar

FTC Moves to Block Pinnacle-Ameristar Casino Deal

The Federal Trade Commission says that bet would violate United States anti-trust law, and hurt consumers.

05/30/2013

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FTC Cracking Down On Robocalls

Alyce Weisbach, an 84-year-old Illinois resident, is one victim of the illegal practice.

11/01/2012

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McCaskill, Schumer Put Pressure On FTC Over Gas Prices

U.S. Senators say probe on price fixing allegations needs to wrap up soon.

03/02/2012

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Illinois Court Revives Cigarette Suit

A lawsuit that led to a $10.1 billion verdict against cigarette-making Philip Morris USA before it was tossed out by the Illinois Supreme Court has been revived.

02/27/2011

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