May 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Scammers copy a real estate agency’s listings of houses for sale and advertise the listings on Craigslist as rental properties. Continue Reading
April 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune
MURDOCK Sitting at the antique kitchen table in her equally old rural Murdock farm house, Marie Johnson listens intently to the Swedish church hymns coming from an under-the-kitchen-cabinet CD player.
November 28, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
A 16-year-old boy charged with attempted murder in a scheme police say lured Craigslist job-seekers into deadly robberies is innocent and is cooperating with authorities, his mother said today.
February 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Rep. Christopher Lee of western New York abruptly resigned with only a vague explanation of regret after a gossip website reported that he sent a shirtless photo of himself flexing his muscles to a woman he had met on Craigslist. Continue Reading&
September 20, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press
In the wake of another tragic death in the Twin Cities area involving a transaction initiated through Craigslist, the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota (BBB) is advising the public to practice caution when using the online service and others like it. Continue Reading
September 9, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald
In a skirmish between two Internet heavy hitters with a tangled relationship, eBay Inc. has convinced a court that it was wronged by antitakeover moves adopted by Craigslist after eBay started encroaching on its online classifieds turf in the U.S. Continue Reading
September 5, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald
Craigslist appears to have surrendered in a legal fight over erotic ads posted on its website, shutting down its adult services section Saturday and replacing it with a black bar that simply says “censored.” Continue Reading
September 4, 2010 in INFORUM
The move comes two weeks after 17 state attorneys general demanded it shut down the section. Continue Reading
August 25, 2010 in West Central Tribune
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) State attorneys general nationwide are demanding that Craigslist remove its adult services section because they say the website cannot adequately block potentially illegal ads.