Must-read from Fredreka Schouten and Mary Troyan USA Today: The Alabama political scandal that has cost the state’s governor his marriage and now threatens his job has thrust politicians’ growing use of often-secretly funded nonprofits into the spotlight. Gov. Robert Bentley’s … Continue reading ?
US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton may be subpoenaed to testify in the case regarding her use of a private email server for work-related matters while serving as the secretary of state, a federal judge said.
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - A Chinese military hospital, embroiled in a scandal over the death of a college student who had sought experimental cancer treatment at the facility, has temporarily closed its doors to new patients, state media reported on Wednesday.
Former New York State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for corruption and been ordered to repay over $5.2 million.
Baidu, China's top search engine, is currently facing the most serious scandal in company history, accused by state media and web users of placing profits before the health and safety of its users, following the death of a 21-year-old university student. [ more › ]
The award is 'a scandalous violation' of Notre Dame's duty to uphold life, the professors state.
The future of diesel engines in the United States and possibly elsewhere is in doubt as a result of ongoing emissions cheating scandals, but automakers aren’t giving up on the technology just yet. At the recent 2016 Vienna Motor Symposium, BMW presented a quad-turbocharged 3.0-liter inline-6 diesel engine delivering 394 horsepower and 561...
CBS News, Koch Brothers Push Forward Efforts To Hide Nonprofit Donors’ Identities: The billionaire Koch brothers are pushing ahead in their efforts on both the state and federal level to hide the identity of donors to nonprofit groups. A week after a conservative advocacy group, backed by the Koch brothers,...
Prosecutors said they would not appeal a ruling that threw out some criminal charges against three former Penn State administrators related to their handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.
Mitsubishi says the cars, trucks and SUVs it has sold in the United States are not affected by the fuel economy scandal that has rocked its home office in Japan. In a release issued to members of the media, Mitsubishi Motors North America indicated that its American research and development wing conducted a "thorough review" of its 2013 through...
The State Department has revealed that for two years it withheld an email that would have exposed Hillary Clinton‘s email server prior to her wiping it. Judicial Watch claims that… READ ON
Fans will be meeting Governer Baker of Florida on this week’s SCANDAL and apparently she has the state “on lockdown”. This political powerhouse would be a very influential endorsement for one of the Republican candidates…but which one? Olivia and her team is encouraging Mellie to suck up to her, while Liz is encouraging Susan to […]
After a United States Court of Appeals reinstated quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his involvement in the Deflategate scandal Monday, the New England Patriots' odds to win Super Bowl 51 took a hit, according to Joe Osborne...Show More Summary
Volkswagen did a very bad thing: it installed software in hundreds of thousands of cars sold in the United States designed to defeat pollution tests, and then obfuscated when confronted with the evidence. Last Thursday a U.S. federal court said that the company would either have to fix or buy back some 500,000 cars. Show More Summary
Socialism is for little people. Secretary of State John Kerry and his wife Teresa Heinz have invested millions of U.S. dollars through family trusts in at least 11 offshore tax havens, according to an analysis by The Daily Caller News...
Alabama may be in a sour spotlight after its governor admitted making sexually charged remarks to a onetime senior adviser. But one brewery in the state is sweetening the situation by putting the PG-13 news on tap. Huntsville-based Salty...Show More Summary
A United States appeals court reinstated New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension Monday, according to Reuters (via CNBC Now ), which the NFL originally levied in the wake of the Deflategate scandal. The decision overturns U.S. Show More Summary
What had been a drip, drip, drip of de Blasio scandal over the weekend became a torrent — exposing not just arrogance, recklessness and dishonesty, but profound corruption. Friday brought news of the state Board of Elections criminal referral over … Continued
Linda Beale (Wayne State), Defending the IRS Against Right-Wing Attacks: [T]he New York Times on Friday reported on the havoc that the right's attacks on the IRS's budget and its employees' morale has wrought.... As certain as death and taxes, tax season political attacks on the I.R.S. go back...
As we've known for quite some time now, Illinois is completely insolvent, and in large part due to enormous pension liabilities which as of December were underfunded to the tune of $111 billion. Not only is the state insolvent, its millionaires...Show More Summary