The diesel emissions scandal can’t be blamed for all of Volkswagen’s sales woes. Today, the automaker announced first-quarter profits fell 86 percent compared to the same time last year, not surprising given its sidelined diesel models, the hit to its reputation, and a hastily cobbled together $18.2 billion scandal fund. Show More Summary
Another day, another set of lies from Hillary Clinton's campaign about her national security-compromising and ongoing email scandal -- previous...
Last week, a report chastised the Baylor football program for its handling of several sexual assaults under coach Art Briles’ watch. Briles lost his job as a result, the school’s athletic director resigned and the Baylor’s president, Kenneth Starr was demoted. Show More Summary
As it tries to dig itself out of the diesel scandal, Volkswagen is paying more attention to electric cars. The German automaker has already discussed an all-electric version of the next Phaeton, and a dedicated platform for small electric cars called MEB. Now it seems there are other VW electric-car developments afoot, including a possible new...
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The Baylor sexual-assault scandal has shaken the school’s administration roster — three school officials have since resigned, been fired or demoted. But as far as the Baylor football team goes, the players, at least the ones already in Waco, have stayed put. As of Tuesday, no Baylor players have opted to leave the program and […]
COLUMBUS, Ohio — A half-decade before Baylor dominated this past weekend's news cycle with a barrage of firings and hirings, Ohio State was responsible for college football's seemingly annual Memorial Day news dump. And the five years...Show More Summary
A repentant Baylor University administration signaled an intention to refocus on the school's Christian identity among other things Thursday when they announced the demotion of rock star president, Ken Starr, amid the fallout from an explosive rape scandal at the world's largest Baptist university.
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Volkswagen shares recovered most of their losses as investors digested the details and found that the dieselgate scandal threatened company had made some progress towards recovery.
The results come as the German carmaker takes steps to recover from its diesel emissions scandal, while pushing through an overhaul across its 12-brand group.
From the first Morning Jolt of this short week: Get Ready to Hear a Lot More About the Tomah VA Scandal Today the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs will hold a field hearing in Tomah, Wisconsin, reviewing...Show More Summary
First-quarter earnings just released by Volkswagen Group show a massive hit to the company’s namesake brand, all thanks to fallout from the diesel emissions scandal. Profit at Volkswagen passenger cars fell 86 percent to 73 million euros ($81 million), down from 514 million euros last year. Show More Summary
Late last year, at the height of its “Dieselgate” scandal, Volkswagen unfurled a white banner across the front of its iconic 1930s-era plant in Wolfsburg, Germany. Written on it was an appeal in German that translated to: “We need transparency,...Show More Summary
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A show focused on helping people lose weight is meant to be motivating and, at times, heartbreaking. Yet, NBC's The Biggest Loser has been plagued with accusations, from extreme weight loss to creating an unrealistic environment forShow More Summary
When Christians make mistakes publicly it affects the entire body of Christ, and the minister of music, Kirk Franklin, has something to say about it.
‘WE HAVE TO DESTROY HER STORY’: HOW HILLARY ENABLED BILL: “Hillary tends to get a pass, because the 1990s were a long time ago, the media often scold anyone who brings up the scandals and most politicians think it’s bad form to talk about someone else’s marriage. Unconstrained by all these boundaries, Trump is hitting her […]
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