Perez Molina was elected in 2011 on a platform of cracking down on crime. He had long defied the mounting calls for his resignation, but was left with little choice after Congress stripped him of his presidential immunity and a judge issued a warrant for his arrest. “At last, the most corrupt president in the
The D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department is investigating the death of a five-month-old boy who died Thursday afternoon after the delay of an ambulance.
US airstrikes against the self-proclaimed Islamic State terrorist group have already allegedly killed hundreds of civilians in Iraq and Syria. Yet, despite these reports, US central command (CENTCOM) refuses to investigate most of the claims.
A UFO seems to appear in an Comet 67P image released by the European Space Agency last month, appearing to to take off from the surface of the comet and shoot directly out into space — at least according to one prominent online UFO researcher who posted a video on Thursday explaining why he believes... Show More Summary
Polish diver Krzysztof Starnawski may have discovered the deepest underwater cave yet: Hranická Propast in the eastern Czech Republic. Starnawski has been probing Hranická Propast since 1999, but only last year did he find a tiny passage in what was previously thought to be the bottom of the cave. Show More Summary
GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - In a series of meetings that began early this year, the U.S. government pressured Guatemala's then-President Otto Perez to rid his administration of corrupt officials and to renew the mandate of a U.N. Commission charged with investigating corruption in Guatemala, according to officials with direct knowledge of the talks.
What began as an investigation into some counterfeit $20 bills at a Seal Beach toy store became a national probe into a gang-related fraud scheme, authorities said.
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Forensic tests on two suspects have failed to find a link to the site of Thailand's deadliest bomb attack, police said on Friday, dealing a blow to the investigation.
The ongoing scandal has galvanized popular hostility towards the government
Independent MP says Labor government should widen inquiry.
WaPo: A congressional ethics panel announced Thursday that Rep. Mike Honda (D-Calif.) may have improperly used tax-payer funded congressional staff and resources for campaign activity in 2012 and 2014. A report from the Office of Congressional Ethics (OCE) found that there … Continue reading ?
Army Secretary John McHugh has suspended operations at four Defense Department laboratories that handle biological toxins, as the military scrambles to explain and correct problems that led to the accidental shipment of live anthrax to dozens of other labs around the country and the world. Show More Summary
Probe shows feelings are still plenty raw in wealthy town, months after candidate’s under-the-radar election.
If you were hoping that closer-up photos of Ceres would solve some of the dwarf planet's mysteries... well, you'll have to keep waiting. NASA's Dawn probe has transmitted pictures taken from 915 miles up, and one of them shows an odd, conical mountain jutting out of the landscape. Show More Summary
Both politicians were embroiled in a corruption probe of fiscal fraud just before national elections
Bryan Pagliano has declined to cooperate in two federal probes involving Hillary Clinton’s private email server.
If you’ve been following our coverage of the New Horizons mission, you know that the NASA probe had a spectacular fly-by of Pluto on July 14 and, if the agency approves the funding, will scrutinize a “cold, classical" Kuiper Belt Object on New Year’s Day, 2019. Show More Summary
Police hope that private security video being examined by Department of Homeland Security will provide "significant" evidence
The former Army general has resigned to face charges that he led a massive customs fraud racket. He is prohibited from leaving the country, Attorney General Thelma Aldana told reporters. Read the rest
French investigators examining a piece of aircraft debris found on an Indian Ocean island in late July have concluded "with certainty" that the wing part came from the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that went missing 18 months ago on a flight to Beijing.