TAXPROF ROUNDUP: The IRS Scandal, Day 879.
Warning: Rock Band 4 may cause a person to sing Scandal’s “The Warrior” with an external mic active, upload the resulting video to the internet and post it on Kotaku along with their initial impressions of the game. I’m so sorry. Read more...
90210 was a television show that had a trademark of backstabbing and betrayal, but what was more dramatic – the scripted plotlines, or the cast’s real lives? Click through the… READ ON
Disney has inked deals with 186 territories worldwide for the thriller from the team behind 'Scandal' and 'How to Get Away With Murder.' read more
A website that allows Volkswagen owners to check if their car is affected by the emissions scandal has gone live. The site allows VW owners to input their VIN number and then see if their car is one of those fitted with the EA189 engine and the so-called defeat device. Only VW car and commerical vehicle […]
Not much of a shocker out of UMKC camp, as assistant coach Andre McGee has been put on non-paid leave, NBCSports reported on Friday. The suspension comes on the heals on allegations that McGee was involved in paying for escorts to entertain players and recruits during his time as an assistant coach at Louisville. Show More Summary
Volkswagen AG’s new chairman Hans Dieter Poetsch warned that the company could face an “existence-threatening crisis” over the massive emissions scandal, media reports said, citing Welt am Sonntag newspaper. The German carmaker has time until Wednesday to fix some 2.8 million diesel vehicles...
HM Revenue and Customs has confirmed that fleets and drivers involved in the emisisons testing scandal will not have their Benefit-in-Kind tax status changed even if vehicle emissions are found to have increased. The confirmation was made to the British Vehicle and Leasing Association (BVRLA) and follows the Department for Transport announcement that owners of […]
Leading property firm Knight Frank has warned that the VW emissions scandal was “a particular cause of unease” for investors in automotive dealer property. “VW Group is by a long way the most traded and sought after manufacturer covenant, with a large number of institutional funds, property companies and private investors exposed to the world’s […]
The Brady Bunch was the ultimate, fun-loving 70s all-American family – more goodie-goodie than groovy, with squeaky-clean endings on every episode. But when the cameras stopped rolling the cast started… READ ON
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Volkswagen's South African unit said on Monday all its vehicles in Africa's most advanced economy are compliant with environmental laws, following the emissions testing scandal, which has rocked the global car industry.
Ricochet, Hearings on Hillary: Hearings by the Republican majority on recent scandals have been mostly ineffective. In the IRS hearings, three former or current heads of the IRS were key witnesses. Those of us who stayed up with the Lois Lerner epic became familiar with the disdain exhibited by John...
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong's former leader, Donald Tsang, was charged on Monday with two counts of misconduct in public office, the latest in a string of scandals that have ensnared senior business and former political figures in the Asian financial hub.
The Volkswagen scandal over diesel emissions tests is a particular cause of unease for automotive property investors. VW Group is by a long way the most traded and sought after manufacturer covenant, with a large number of institutional funds, property companies and private investors exposed to the world’s largest automotive manufacturing group. The company entered […]
In this week’s Oilgram News column, Petrodollars, Robert Perkins looks at what the future of diesel for automobiles in Europe and beyond could be in the wake of a scandal that caused many to question whether gasoline has an opening to grab more fuel market share. Volkswagen’s emissions test debacle in the US has kicked […]
Justin Bieber drank liquor and smoked weed while onstage with the rap group Rae Sremmurd during a concert in New Zealand. This latest scandal comes just a few days after an Australian model named Bailey Scarlett claimed that she was drugged at an Australian recording studio where Bieber was at. Show More Summary
A group opposed to Sen. David Vitter's (R-Louisiana) gubernatorial bid will begin running a TV ad on Thursday that includes a not-so-subtle reference to Vitter's prostitution scandal. The ad from the anti-Vitter Gumbo PAC closes with...Show More Summary
Volkswagen is in deep trouble. Two weeks ago, the German automaker admitted that it cheated on emissions tests in the US. Then it admitted that the cheating software affects 11 million vehicles globally. The VW Group set aside over $7 billion to cover the costs of correcting the fraud. Show More Summary
The number of vehicles affected by the Takata airbag scandal has grown by a further 59,522 units, with Mitsubishi Motors Australia recalling older examples of its Lancer and Lancer Evolution models this week. Affected vehicles in the Mitsubishi range include sedan and wagon variants of the CH Lancer, along with the CY and CZ Lancer […]
Julia Louis-Dreyfus poses next to Dan Bucatinsky while attending his birthday benefit for The Trevor Project on Saturday night (October 3) in Los Angeles. The duo was joined by his former Scandal co-stars Scott Foley and Jeff Perry, Neighbors 2‘s Lisa Kudrow, The Millers‘ Sean Hayes, Parks and Rec alum Rashida Jones, Grey’s Anatomy Sandra [...]