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Franken: Ebola Victim’s Widow To Get Benefits

U.S. Sen. Al Franken says the widow of the first American to die from Ebola will get survivor benefits.

11/03/2014

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Inmate Pleads Guilty To Fraudulently Getting $23K In Social Security

A 32-year-old woman, who’s incarcerated at the Federal Correctional Institute in Waseca, Minn., pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing more than $23,000 in social security benefits.

04/25/2013

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Police Arrest Man Accused Of Burying Dad’s Remains

Police have arrested a man accused of burying his father’s remains at an Oregon trailer park and stealing his Social Security benefits.

04/15/2013

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Good Question: How Will Social Security Changes Affect Benefits?

More than 50 million Americans get a social security check every month. But some Democrats and liberal groups are upset about a proposed change in the way the cost of living adjustment is calculated. Making a switch could save more than $100 billion in 10 years.

04/09/2013

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Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Public Money While In Prison

A 65-year-old Little Falls man pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing nearly $50,000 from the Social Security Administration by not telling it he was in jail for about four years and thus still receiving public money.

11/15/2012

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Woman Gets Probation In Embezzlement Case

A 29-year-old woman was sentenced to two years probation in Minneapolis Federal Court on Monday for embezzling more than $25,000 from the Social Security office she worked at.

08/07/2012

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