Bribery

A Brazen Scheme, and a Minor Penalty, for Winning Business in China

20 hours ago   |   NY Times

Confidential documents detail how Deutsche Bank's hiring practices curried favor with China's ruling elite. A $4,000 bottle of French wine also helped.
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Report: DWI suspect offered deputy $10K bribe to let him go

2 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

SANTA FE, N.M. - A New Mexico man is facing charges after authorities say he attempted to bribe a sheriff's deputy during a suspected drunken driving stop. The Santa Fe New...
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Amazon Primed: Review Bribery, ‘Positions' Launch, Court Case Opens Potential Class Action

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Amazon Primed' is a short recap of the larger stories that dominated the headlines this week surrounding everyone's favourite cardboard abuser, Amazon. For more check out
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A Giuliani associate also worked for indicted Ukrainian oligarch

A Giuliani associate also worked for indicted Ukrainian oligarch

3 days ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

One of the two Soviet-born businessmen who helped Rudy Giuliani dig dirt on Joe Biden also works for the legal team of a Ukrainian oligarch who faces bribery charges in the US...
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Operation Varsity Blues: Bay Area parent avoids prison time in college admissions scandal

3 days ago   |   ABC

A Bay Area parent has become the first to avoid prison time in the college admissions cheating scandal.
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US seeks info on road, gambling companies in Illinois probe

3 days ago   |   Star Tribune

An Illinois state senator under federal investigation for possible bribery and fraud involving state construction work resigned Friday from his post as head of the powerful...
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Indicted Giuliani associate worked on behalf of Ukrainian oligarch

3 days ago   |   Politicus USA   |   2 articles

One of the two Florida businessmen who helped U.S. President Donald Trump's personal attorney investigate his political rival, Democrat Joe Biden, also has been working for the...
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The Trump administration wasn't rooting out corruption in Ukraine. It was encouraging it

5 days ago   |   The Washington Post

In the past, Ukraine's top elite benefited from bribery, embezzlement and self-dealing of state contracts.
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Key NC legislator got $500,000 loan from man later indicted on bribery charge

Key NC legislator got $500,000 loan from man later indicted on bribery charge

5 days ago   |   WRAL

House Rules Chairman David Lewis says his farm was in trouble, and he's known John Gray for 10 years.
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Trump Says He's Concerned About Corruption, But Advocates Say His Record Is Weak

Trump Says He's Concerned About Corruption, But Advocates Say His Record Is Weak

6 days ago   |   NPR

"To claim that this is springing from some heartfelt concern about international corruption just doesn't doesn't hold water," said Alexandra Wrage, who leads an anti-bribery...
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Target raised wages. But some workers say their hours were cut, leaving them...

Target raised wages. But some workers say their hours were cut, leaving them struggling

"I got that dollar raise but I'm getting $200 less in my paycheck," said one worker. "I have no idea how I'm going to pay rent or buy food." Read more ...

Mark Allen, soldier injured in 2009 search for Bowe Bergdahl, dies

Mark Allen, soldier injured in 2009 search for Bowe Bergdahl, dies

Master Sgt. Mark Allen, a soldier shot in the head a decade ago while searching for Bowe Bergdahl in Afghanistan, died on Saturday. Read more ...

Taco Bell seasoned beef recalled amid concerns it could be contaminated with...

Taco Bell seasoned beef recalled amid concerns it could be contaminated with metal shavings

The affected items were shipped to five distribution centers, and from there, shipped to restaurant locations nationwide. Read more ...

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Syrian army returns to northeast; President Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey

Syrian army returns to northeast; President Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure the nation to stop its... Read more ...

Former Fort Worth Officer Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting Of Woman In...

Former Fort Worth Officer Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting Of Woman In Her Home

Aaron Dean fired through the window of Atatiana Jefferson's home and killed her after responding to a call that a neighbor placed about an open front door, authorities say. Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

The UK's once star fund manager Neil Woodford was dealt another blow as his...

The UK's once star fund manager Neil Woodford was dealt another blow as his equity fund gets shut down

The fall from grace for Neil Woodford, once the UK's best-known stock pickers, reached a climax on Tuesday after the fund was shuttered. Woodford's fund, which once managed $10... Read more ...

Fortnite is back with 'Chapter 2' and a new map and new features after its...

Fortnite is back with 'Chapter 2' and a new map and new features after its extravagant black hole stunt

Epic Games has announced Fortnite Chapter 2, a major update for the wildly popular multiplayer shooter game. It includes a new map, new functionality, and the ability to... Read more ...

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

A disturbing video depicting President Trump shooting and , stabbing political opponents and media outlets was played at a conference held by a pro-Trump group at his Miami... Read more ...