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FBI Personnel Recalled From Asia Amid Probe Into Prostitution, Partying

Several FBI employees have been recalled to Washington from cities in Asia in recent months as the agency investigates allegations related to parties and interactions with prostitutes, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjOct 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Some FBI employees recalled from Asia amid probe into prostitution, partying

Several FBI employees, stationed in cities across Asia, have been recalled to Washington in recent months while the agency investigates allegations related to parties and interactions with prostitutes, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2018

Russia Criticized for Handling of Politkovskaya Probe

The European Court of Human Rights ruled that Russia failed to properly investigate the murder of investigative journalist Anna Politkovskaya, who exposed the brutality and corruption of security forces in Chechnya......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 17th, 2018

Around 100,000 Opel vehicles to be recalled in diesel probe: ministry

Germany's Transport Ministry said on Monday it would order roughly 100,000 Opel vehicles to be recalled as part of an emissions probe, after prosecutors searched the carmaker's offices earlier in the day......»»

Category: topSource: reuters12 hr. 43 min. ago

Around 100,000 Opel vehicles to be recalled in diesel probe - ministry

Germany's Transport Ministry said on Monday that roughly 100,000 Opel vehicles were to be recalled shortly after a further manipulation of diesel emissions by exhaust management software was discovered......»»

Category: topSource: reuters17 hr. 28 min. ago

Flying on one engine, global growth exposed to turbulence

With growth in many European, Asian and emerging markets mostly uninspiring, the United States is increasingly the main motor behind the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 28th, 2018

Japan Just Became the First Country to Land a Probe on an Asteroid

The rover will return to Earth by 2021 with core samples that haven't before been exposed to space. Japan landed two unmanned rovers on a 1-kilometer-w.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 23rd, 2018

How a retired NYPD cop accused of running a brothel used an elaborate system to avoid being busted

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Retired NYPD detective Ludwig Paz, 51, was arrested last week on charges of promoting prostitution and enterprise corruption in .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2018

Head of Chinese energy agency snared in graft probe

The head of the agency that oversees Chinese government energy planning has been snared in President Xi Jinping's marathon anti-corruption campaign......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 21st, 2018

India"s Top Court Rules Gay Sex Isn"t a Crime

India’s Supreme Court ruled that gay sex isn’t a crime, providing a victory for millions who have long been exposed to harassment and discrimination in the socially conservative South Asian nation because of a colonial-era law......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 6th, 2018

Internal probe: ‘No evidence of impropriety’ by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai toward Sinclair Broadcast Group

The inspector general's report uncovered fresh details about Pai's communications with White House staff, including Jared Kushner......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 28th, 2018

Internal probe finds ‘no evidence of impropriety’ by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai toward Sinclair Broadcast Group

But the inspector general's report uncovered fresh details about Pai's communications with White House staff, including Jared Kushner......»»

Category: topSource: washpostAug 28th, 2018

Microsoft Hit With U.S. Bribery Probe Over Deals in Hungary

Microsoft is being investigated by U.S. authorities over potential bribery and corruption related to software sales in Hungary, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 24th, 2018

Microsoft faces U.S. bribery probe over sales in Hungary: WSJ

Microsoft Corp is being investigated by U.S. authorities over potential bribery and corruption related to software sales in Hungary, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

White House Counsel "Cooperating Extensively" With Obstruction Probe, Trump Says He Allowed It

Update: Trump has commented on the story, saying he allowed McGahn "and all other requested members of the White House Staff" to fully cooperate with the Special Counsel. He also notes that the White House has given over one mi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 18th, 2018

The "Manhattan Madam" who ran a high-end prostitution ring in the 2000s was questioned in the Mueller probe — here"s everything we know about her

AP Photo/Seth Wenig The "Manhattan Madam" was questioned as part of the special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian's interference in the 2016 presidential election. Kristin M. Davis, 41, is notoriously known for running a hig.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 12th, 2018

The "Manhattan Madam" who ran a high-end prostitution ring in the 2000s was reportedly questioned in the Mueller probe — here"s everything we know about her

AP Photo/Seth Wenig The "Manhattan Madam" was reportedly ques.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 4th, 2018

China Opens Corruption Probe at Vaccine Maker, Detains Executives

China is investigating a pharmaceutical company that the government said sold more than 250,000 substandard vaccine doses. The company said police have detained the chairwoman and five other executives......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 24th, 2018

Exclusive: China Huarong trying to recall some loans as cash crunch bites - sources

China's biggest manager of bad debts is trying to exit early from at least three loans and investments as it wrestles with a liquidity crunch triggered by an anti-corruption probe into its chairman, people with knowledge of the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 23rd, 2018

The "Manhattan Madam" who ran a high-end prostitution ring in the 2000s will be questioned in the Mueller probe — here"s everything we know about her

AP Photo/Evan Agostini The "Manhattan Madam" is being questioned as part of the special counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian's interference in the 2016 presidential election. Kristin M. Davis, 41, i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 22nd, 2018