Then one day Eric called in a panic, saying his passport had been stolen.
He needed money in a hurry or he’d be thrown out of the country just a few months shy of earning his degree.
Describing the find as "very important", William Housty, a member of the Heiltsuk Nation said it reaffirmed "a lot of the history that our people have been talking about for thousands of years." He added that the hard evidence will bolster the group's position in negotiations over land rights.
An ancient village that is older than the Egyptian pyramids has been discovered in a remote part of Canada After excavating a settlement on Triquet Island on British Columbia's Central Coast archaeologists dated it to 14,000 years ago, during the last ice age when glaciers covered much of North America.It was discovered by team searching for evidence that supported the oral histories of the indigenous Heiltsuk people, which told of a sliver of land during the last ice age that never froze.Candace wired him the small sum without hesitation – but when he contacted her a few weeks later saying he needed a much bigger sum to pay legal bills, she realized she was being scammed.Her whole relationship with Eric was a scheme to get money out of her.The disruptors differently and act differently than the incumbents. Eliminating bias in the data and algorithms that drive artificial intelligence and machine learning initiatives requires constant vigilance on the part of not only data scientists but up and down the corporate ranks.
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This story is fictional, but the scenario is all too real.
According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), online romance or confidence scams are a fast-growing type of Internet crime.
Sometimes, they use fake names and stock photos; in other cases, they steal real people’s names, images, and personal information.
They usually claim to have jobs that keep them outside the country for long periods of time, such as working on an oil rig, serving in the military, or working for a nonprofit.
Legend has it that the Heiltsuk took refuge there during the big freeze.