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Verizon Fined Over...a Cookie?

Verizon Fined Over...a Cookie?

Verizon Wireless will have to pay a $1.35 million fine over the use of "supercookie" technology that follows what the phone cus...

Mar 8 2016, 3:56pm CST

Takata Fined $200 Million by US for Faulty Airbags

Takata Fined $200 Million by US for Faulty Airbags

The Japanese maker Takata was fined for lapses in its recall of 19 million vehicles containing faulty air bag inflators....

Nov 4 2015, 9:35pm CST

T-Mobile fined $17.5 million for non-compilance on 911 outages in 2014

T-Mobile fined $17.5 million for non-compilance on 911 outages in 2014

T-Mobile faces a hefty $17.5 million fine after not complying with FCC standards and delaying in telling the agency of two outa...

Jul 18 2015, 10:50pm CDT

Tom Brady Suspended 4 Games, New England Patriots Fined $1M For 'DeflateGate' Sc

Tom Brady Suspended 4 Games, New England Patriots Fined $1M For 'DeflateGate' Scandal

The National Football League (NFL) suspended New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady four games and fined the team $1 millio...

May 11 2015, 7:08pm CDT

Cleveland Browns Fined $250K, GM Ray Farmer Suspended 4 Games For Texting Coache

Cleveland Browns Fined $250K, GM Ray Farmer Suspended 4 Games For Texting Coaches

The NFL fined the Cleveland Browns $250,000 and suspended general manager Ray Farmer four games for the 2015 NFL season for the...

Mar 30 2015, 9:58pm CDT

Atlanta Falcons Fined $350K, Lose Draft Pick For Piping In Crowd Noise

Atlanta Falcons Fined $350K, Lose Draft Pick For Piping In Crowd Noise

The National Football League (NFL) fined the Atlanta Falcons $350,000 and forfeited a fifth-round draft pick on March 30 for pu...

Mar 30 2015, 8:31pm CDT

Marshawn Lynch Seeking To Trademark 'I'm Just Here So I Won't Get Fined'

Marshawn Lynch Seeking To Trademark 'I'm Just Here So I Won't Get Fined'

The Seattle Times reported on Feb. 23 that Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn "Beast Mode" Lynch is applying to t...

Feb 24 2015, 12:51am CST

Marshawn Lynch Could Be Fined For Wearing 'Beast Mode' Hat During Super Bowl 201

Marshawn Lynch Could Be Fined For Wearing 'Beast Mode' Hat During Super Bowl 2015 Media Day

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch faces an undisclosed fine from the NFL for wearing a "Beast Mode" hat du...

Jan 28 2015, 8:56pm CST

Marshawn Lynch Shows Up at Super Bowl 2015 Media Day So He 'Won't Get Fined'

Marshawn Lynch Shows Up at Super Bowl 2015 Media Day So He 'Won't Get Fined'

Reclusive Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was present at Super Bowl XLIX Media Day on Jan. 27. He said,"I...

Jan 27 2015, 6:10pm CST

Marshawn Lynch fined $20,000 by NFL

Marshawn Lynch fined $20,000 by NFL

Marshawn Lynch was fined a whopping $20,000 by NFL for the rude and offensive sign he made during the playoff. He grabbed his c...

Jan 23 2015, 5:07am CST

Tony Stewart and Brad Keselowski fined for After-Race Behavior

Tony Stewart and Brad Keselowski fined for After-Race Behavior

The race car drivers, Tony Stewart and Brad Keselowski, were fined recently for their after-race behavior....

Oct 15 2014, 8:37am CDT

Peyton Manning Fined For Taunting D.J. Swearinger

Peyton Manning Fined For Taunting D.J. Swearinger

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning was fined $8,268 for taunting on Aug. 28. Manning got in Houston Texans safety D.J. S...

Aug 28 2014, 6:40pm CDT

Seattle Seahawks Fined $300K For No-Contact Rules Violation

Seattle Seahawks Fined $300K For No-Contact Rules Violation

The NFL fined the Seattle Seahawks $300,000 and docked the team two double practices in 2015 for violating offseason practice n...

Aug 26 2014, 8:04pm CDT

Diet Queen, Nikki Haskell, Fined

Diet Queen, Nikki Haskell, Fined

The diet queen, Nikki Haskell, has been fined due to NFL drug-related suspensions....

Jun 21 2014, 3:13am CDT

Dwyane Wade Fined $5,000 For Flopping

Dwyane Wade Fined $5,000 For Flopping

The NBA fined Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade $5,000 on June 9 for a charging foul on the San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili wh...

Jun 10 2014, 12:52am CDT

Paul George Fined $25,000 For Officiating Comments

Paul George Fined $25,000 For Officiating Comments

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George was fined $25,000 by the NBA for his post-game comments about the officials in the wake of h...

May 27 2014, 6:08pm CDT

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Apple Fined $670,000 In Taiwan For Price Fixing

Another one of these little stories that show the difficulty that multinationals have around te world. What might be considered...

Dec 25 2013, 6:51am CST

Samsung Fined in Taiwan $340,000 for Astroturfing

Samsung Fined $340,000 for Astroturfing by Taiwanese FTC

Samsung was fined a hefty amount of 10 million yuan by the Taiwanese Fair Trade Commission regarding its astroturfing activitie...

Oct 24 2013, 9:49am CDT

Facebook Co-founder Sean Parker Fined $2.5 million for Wedding

Facebook Co-founder Sean Parker Fined $2.5 million for Wedding

Sean Parker staged his wedding at Big Sur. Problem was this is environmental protected area and he did not have the permits. Mo...

Jun 4 2013, 7:27am CDT

Google Fined 145,000 Euros by German Data Collection Agency

Google Fined 145,000 Euros by German Data Collection Agency

A big loss again. Google is fined of 145,000 euros for illegal collection of personal data through Street View mapping service....

Apr 22 2013, 9:19am CDT

Driver Fined for Following Sat Nav and being Dumb

Robert Jones is the guy who followed his navigation device in his BMW down a path so narrow that only folks walking their dogs...

Sep 17 2009, 6:10am CDT

Intel fined by EU with record $1.45 Billion

The European Union fined Intel for a record $1.45 billion because of antitrust violations. This is the biggest fine the EU has...

May 13 2009, 4:59am CDT

Hitachi Fined $31M for LCD Price Fixing

The US DOJ has announced that Hitachi has agreed to plead guilty and pay a fine of $31 million for participating in the LCD pri...

Mar 11 2009, 12:00pm CDT

BT Fined for Fraud against MoD

BT has been fined £1.3 for call fraud by the Ministry of Defense. The MoD found that BT was calling each other on the phone to...

Oct 30 2008, 7:29am CDT