A Republican political operative and his family had hoped he would avoid prison after admitting to his role in a cash-for-endorsement scandal — and they lashed out after he was sentenced to 15 months. Former Iowa state Sen. Kent Sorenson pleaded guilty to violating federal election law and...
As you've no doubt heard by now, the President-elect of the United State's alleged fondness for golden showers made news last week, thanks to a Buzzfeed News report that Russia had damaging footage showing Donald Trump engaging in some...Show More Summary
To answer Ta-Nehisi Coates' fraudulent analysis in his 70 page article entitled "I Felt Every Racist Blow Suffered By President Obama" that "THERE WERE NO SCANDALS IN THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION" - the SCANDAL of the OBAMA ERA was thatShow More Summary
JOHN FUND AND HANS VAN SPAKOVSKY: Obama’s ‘Scandal-Free Administration’ Is a Myth. In reality, Mr. Obama has presided over some of the worst scandals of any president in recent decades. Here’s a partial list: • State Department email. In an effort to evade federal open-records laws, Mr. Obama’s first secretary of state set up a […]
President-elect Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state, former ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson, had a rough senate confirmation hearing last week. His appointment is still under review, and he'll likely face more questions about Exxon's alleged skirting of U.S. sanctions and connection to torture abroad.
Trust in governments, companies and the media plunged last year as ballots from the United States to Britain to the Philippines rocked political establishments and scandals hit business. The majority of people now believe the economic...Show More Summary
Abstract: The Clinton Global Initiative's closure comes as several international scandals emerge linking government corruption in various states to the Clinton Global Initiative and its parent organization the Clinton Foundation. I.Show More Summary
Right now, reality is an extremely hard place to live in. And we have Donald Trump, soon-to-be president of the United States, to thank for a large part of that. It's just so difficult to believe, for so very many reasons, that of all...Show More Summary
On CNN's State of the Union today, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough reflected on the past 8 years and said the thing he's "most proud of" is how their administration has been "historically free of scandal."
On January 20th, despite everyone’s best efforts, Donald Trump will be sworn in as president of the United States. On January 19th, the last day we have in this country with Obama as President, Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy and How To Get Away With Murder were set to return with brand-new episodes. Now that date has been… Read more...
Volkswagen has agreed to plead guilty to three criminal charges in the United States over the long-running dieselgate saga. The company has also agreed to pay a total of US$4.3billion in fines while six Volkswagen executives have been charged over the emissions scandal. The US Department of Justice confirmed on Wednesday that Volkswagen AG had […]
The United States has now laid charges against six former or current Volkswagen officials for their role in the diesel emissions scandal. A federal grand jury in the Eastern District of Michigan returned an indictment today, fingering the execs for playing key roles in a decade-long conspiracy to deceive the U.S. Show More Summary
Which TV show is your state obsessed with? Discover which parts of the country loves "Stranger Things," "Orange is the New Black," "Scandal" and "The Walking Dead" most.
Barack Obama’s daughters are ending their time in the White House with more controversy! The President of the United States’ youngest daughter Sasha was missing from his farewell speech only… READ ON
The Volkswagen Group appears to be nearing the end of its diesel emissions scandal in the United States, at least as far as regulators are concerned. Having already reached settlements with EPA officials and customers regarding its 2.0-liter and 3.0-liter diesel engines, which in 2015 were found to be fitted with “defeat device”...
Volkswagen says it is in “advanced talks” with United States authorities over a proposed settlement that contains $4.3 billion in criminal and civil fines over its diesel emissions scandal. The draft settlement would require the company to strengthen compliance efforts, including the appointment...
Netflix is a relatively new comfort, a voluminous haven of moving pictures to distract us from whatever horror is currently unfolding in the real world. There’s no shortage of binge-worthy shows on the streaming platform, what with Netflix’s...Show More Summary
The FBI arrested former Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States. Schmidt was in charge of emissions compliance for Volkswagen and is believed to have participated in a scheme to fake emissions levels to meet U.S. Show More Summary
New York Times: FBI Arrests Volkswagen Executive on Conspiracy Charges in Emissions Scandal The Federal Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Volkswagen executive who faces charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States, two people...Show More Summary
n" style="transform: translate3d(0px, 0px, 0px);">The Federal Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Volkswagen AG executive on charges of conspiracy to defraud the United States, the New York Times reported on Monday. Oliver Schmidt, who headed the company’s regulatory compliance office in the U.S. Show More Summary