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Consumer Alert: NBA player convicted in scam

Updated: 11/23/2012 - It's a stunning fall for a one- time sports hero. While he may have played on some of basketball's biggest stages, these days he is behind bars.

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Consumer Alert: Locksmith price gouging scheme

Updated: 11/01/2012 - The next time you need a locksmith, keep this story in mind. Some con men have turned the locksmith business into a get-rich-quick scam at your expense. As we found, customers have been duped all over the country.

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Consumer Alert: Stopping child predators, protecting kids while online

Updated: 10/25/2012 - A reason why you should monitor your child's time on the internet very closely. An undercover investigation by US Postal Inspectors nabbed dozens of child predators trolling the web for children and sex. Here are some tips on how to protect your children.

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Reality Check: The final presidential debate

Updated: 10/24/2012 - President Barack Obama sharply challenged Mitt Romney on foreign policy in their final campaign debate Monday night, accusing him of "wrong and reckless leadership that is all over the map." The Republican coolly responded, "Attacking me is not an agenda" for dealing with a dangerous world.

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Consumer Alert: Hundreds duped in phone scam

Updated: 09/19/2012 - It's a story that comes with a warning. Next time you get a call from someone claiming to be your phone company, your bank or any other business you deal with, don't assume they are who they say they are. Hundreds have been duped in a scam that has raked in almost three quarters of a million dollars.

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Reality Check: Report questions state travel spending

Updated: 09/18/2012 - A new report says a commissioner at the Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources spent more than any other state worker on travel from 2008 to now, but officials at the department say there's a good reason.

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Consumer Alert: Foreclosure scammers put others in poor house

Updated: 09/17/2012 - Since the housing crisis started five years ago, more than four million families lost their homes to foreclosure. But one person's tragedy, is often another persons profit. If you can afford it, buying foreclosures or the rights to properties on the verge of foreclosure can be a big business.

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Consumer Alert: Beware of remodel rip-off

Posted: 09/14/2012 - If you're thinking about making some long overdue repairs and improvements to your home --rather than selling it-- here's something you should know. What seems like a simple fix could leave you homeless.

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Court records reveal details on search for John Buckley

Updated: 09/12/2012 - When Buckley's uncle, Kelly Buckley, left the courtroom Monday after the judge ordered him to forfeit a $150,000 bond, he didn't want to talk to the media, but he had a lot to say in court records that describe what he considers his attempts to locate his nephew.

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Consumer Alert: Lottery home invasion

Updated: 09/12/2012 - It's the story of one man who thought he won millions but actually lost almost everything. He was a victim in a scam that targets the elderly.

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27 Investigates: Lawmakers call special sessions wasteful spending

Posted: 09/07/2012 - Revolutions don't come easily, but when politicians start giving back money, it could be a step toward real change. That's what Representative Jim Wayne did with the money he earned for the extra days the Kentucky General Assembly spent in special session when it failed to complete its work on time.

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27 Investigates: Driving with danger

Posted: 09/07/2012 - Kentucky is among the states with the most uninsured drivers in the country. State officials hope a new effort will crack down on that.

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