Two Southern Californians have been convicted of a $71 million scheme to bilk health insurers by submitting claims for unnecessary procedures.
Two California men were charged with swindling more than 20,000 American Express Card holders.
An influential vintage wine collector has been charged with fraudulently obtaining millions of dollars in loans and trying to sell $1.3 million in counterfeit French Burgundy.
A Democratic campaign treasurer linked to U.S. Senator Dianne Feinstein was arrested on suspicion of mail fraud, according to published reports.