OFFICIALS FOUND 1,500 FRAUDULENT VOTES THAT ROCKED A NEW ZEALAND BIRD COMPETITION

© JohnCarnemolla/Getty Images JohnCarnemolla/Getty Images Officials have uncovered evidence of voter fraud tampering with an important national contest when more than 1,500 fraudulent votes were submitted as part of New Zealand's "Bird of the Year" poll. The deceit was discovered when a data science team noticed an unusual surge of votes overnight, all of which were for the little spotte...