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Bernie Madoff (file/credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Settlement: Madoff Merkin Clients To Get $400 Million Back

It will finally be payback for clients of Ezra Merkin, a high-powered money manager who invested in Madoff’s multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme.

06/25/2012

Robert Van Zandt (credit: Handout)

Bronx Man Accused Of Running $35 Million Ponzi Scheme

Hundreds of Bronx residents say they’re the victims of a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme run by the man they trusted to prepare their taxes.

06/05/2012

Bernard Madoff

The 6 Worst Dads In New York History

This Father’s Day, CBSNewYork is taking a look at some of the worst fathers the Tri-State area has seen in recent years, from movie stars to murderers.

CBS New York–06/01/2012

Johan Santana (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Palladino: Braves Series Shows Serious Issues For Mets

For a short while there, and in the end it could prove out as a VERY short while, the Mets could share a laugh over the Yankees’ starting rotation.

04/19/2012

Bernie Madoff (file/credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

New Emails Paint Clearer Picture Of Bernie Madoff’s Mindset

“He was desperately disappointed that the Mets’ case didn’t go to trial. He was hoping the Mets’ defense would make the case he’d been making to me — that they had no reason to doubt Madoff,” biographer Diana Henrique said.

03/21/2012

Terry Collins chats with umpires prior to playing the Cardinals at Digital Domain Park on March 13, 2012. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Terry Collins Chats With Mike Francesa

Terry Collins joined Mike Francesa on Tuesday to talk about a number of topics including Santana, Tejada, Bay and the Mets’ bullpen.

WFAN–03/20/2012

Owner Fred Wilpon (L) and his son Jeff Wilpon (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Closure Is Terrific News For Mets Fans

The Bernie Madoff saga has come to a conclusion — at least for Mets fans. This story was a long and boring chore to cover, and I am just glad that we can now talk about what I love: baseball.

03/19/2012

Mets fan, Citi Field

Mets Ownership Back In Court On Monday, $303 Million On The Line

The New York Mets owners are stepping to the plate to try to convince a jury that they didn’t know financier Bernard Madoff was operating a Ponzi scheme.

03/18/2012

Baseball Hall of Famer Sandy Koufax (L) sits in a suite with New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Sandy Koufax On Bernard Madoff – Mets Trial Witness List

Hall of Fame pitcher Sandy Koufax is among witnesses scheduled to testify at a trial next week to determine if the New York Mets’ owners must give up millions of dollars they received from jailed financier Bernard Madoff.

03/13/2012

Ruth Madoff moved into this Greenwich, CT home last year. (credit: CBS 2)

Ruth Madoff Settles Down In Greenwich To Be Closer To Family

Ruth Madoff was forced to forfeit over $80 million in assets. However, her son, Andrew, reportedly purchased her new home.

03/12/2012

Owner Fred Wilpon (L) and his son, Jeff Wilpon, of the Mets (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Kallas: No Surprise In Mets’ Court Decision

Judge Jed Rakoff, as promised, today filed a four-page order summarizing his holdings on motions by both Irving Picard (the Trustee) and the Katz/Wilpon defendants in the once-upon-a-time $1 billion dollar lawsuit in federal court in lower Manhattan.

03/05/2012

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Coutinho: Reading Between The Lines Of Judge Rakoff’s Ruling

I hate talking about and reporting the legal-ese of the Madoff case but yet another ruling came through today and so I once again called my legal contacts to interpret what it all means.

03/05/2012

New York Mets Owner Fred Wilpon (file / credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Fred Wilpon Optimistic About Future Of The Mets

Fred Wilpon met with the media this morning in Port St. Lucie and said that he is very optimistic about the team and thinks Terry Collins and his group of players will surprise the critics this season.

02/27/2012

David Wright

For Now, Third Baseman David Wright Still A Lifetime Met

This could be David Wright’s last spring training with the New York Mets, a franchise coming off three straight losing seasons and a payroll purge. Surrounded by newcomers, the senior Met must be feeling like the last man standing.

02/23/2012

Fred Wilpon, Saul Katz, Jeff Wilpon (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mets’ Moneyball

With the sun beaming on baseball again, hope springs it annual leak for most MLB clubs. Except in Queens, where the sun rarely rises.

WFAN–02/16/2012

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