Cutting-edge computer technology designed to mimic the human brain is being used by hackers to create lifelike videos of celebrities and politicians. But now, bad actors are using this readily available tech to target everyday social media users in cryptocurrency scams.




A trip to the emergency room can instantly change your life - not just medically, but financially as well. Americans are burdened with at least $140 billion in outstanding medical debt according to the Journal of the American Medical Association. But help is out there. Consumer Investigator Rachel DePompa speaks with experts on the frontline aiding those “Diagnosed with Debt”.



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InvestigateTV looks at the growing cost of healthcare in the United States, including how rising insulin costs have industry players pointing fingers, but patients left making tough choices. The team also looks at the billions of dollars in medical debt carried by Americans, and what experts say you can do if you need help.

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A death in New Orleans was ruled a drug overdose, but the family of Joey Georgusis had serious doubts about the investigation. In this special episode, InvestigateTV looks at how law enforcement handled the case, and how experts and federal investigators think there was likely foul play.

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People may have potentially-dangerous products in their home and not know it thanks to a law that gives power to manufacturers over regulators. The InvestigateTV team talks with families who’ve been affected by consumer products and lawmakers who say something needs to change.

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The InvestigateTV team looks at issues surrounding transparency in agriculture, including how millions of taxpayer dollars are sent out in the name of people who don’t appear to be actively involved with farming, and how federal data on farm and forest land owned by overseas investors leaves much to be desired.

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Burn pits used by the military during deployments to dispose of trash and other waste have led to severe health problems for veterans. InvestigateTV highlights the work of Burlington, Vermont reporter Darren Perron who broke the story and has followed the battle over burn pits.

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Technology is front and center in our lives, but it also poses risks. The team looks at how fake social media accounts are more than just a headache, at potential scams on the phone or involving cryptocurrency and how freezing your credit can help if you’re a victim.

Investigations

Investigations

The federal agency created to watchdog consumer products - from crock pots to xylophones - is muzzled by its governing law, which gives all the power to manufacturers, including those with dangerous toys, appliances and other items on the market. The Fisher-Price Rock N Play – an inclined sleep product that defied the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for safe infant sleeping – exposed all that is wrong with the Consumer Product Safety Commission.

Investigations

The federal agency created to watchdog consumer products - from crock pots to xylophones - is muzzled by its governing law, which gives all the power to manufacturers, including those with dangerous toys, appliances and other items on the market. The Fisher-Price Rock N Play – an inclined sleep product that defied the American Academy of Pediatrics guidelines for safe infant sleeping – exposed all that is wrong with the Consumer Product Safety Commission.