Crime / Law / Justice

Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border

Trump warns Mexico on migrant caravan, threatens to close border

Published 18/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border on Thursday if Mexico did not move to [more…]

Former USA Gymnastics boss arrested for Nassar evidence-tampering

Former USA Gymnastics boss arrested for Nassar evidence-tampering

Published 18/10/2018

(Reuters) - Steve Penny, the former USA Gymnastics president, was arrested on Wednesday night in Tennessee on charges he tampered with evidence in the case [more…]

China says ex-Interpol chief focus of bribery probe back home

China says ex-Interpol chief focus of bribery probe back home

Published 08/10/2018

BEIJING/PARIS (Reuters) - China said on Monday it was investigating former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei for bribery and other violations, days after French authorities said [more…]

U.S. Marine colonel relieved of duties over drink driving in Australia

U.S. Marine colonel relieved of duties over drink driving in Australia

Published 08/10/2018

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The head of a contingent of United States Marines based in Australia’s northern city of Darwin was relieved of his command after [more…]

UBS goes on trial in France over alleged tax fraud

UBS goes on trial in France over alleged tax fraud

Published 08/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Swiss bank UBS Group AG (UBSG.S), its French unit and six top executives go on trial on Monday after a long-running investigation [more…]

After fight that split U.S., Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

After fight that split U.S., Kavanaugh wins place on Supreme Court

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate on Saturday confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, dismissing anger over accusations of sexual misconduct against him [more…]

Democratic senators urge voters to focus Kavanaugh anger on election

Democratic senators urge voters to focus Kavanaugh anger on election

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Democratic senators on Sunday said voters angry that Republicans confirmed Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court despite allegations of sexual misconduct [more…]

Women’s groups aim to use Kavanaugh rage to boost voter turnout

Women’s groups aim to use Kavanaugh rage to boost voter turnout

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As women rallied at the U.S. Capitol to protest Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme Court on Saturday, activist Linda Sarsour flew [more…]

Trump ‘100 percent’ certain Kavanaugh accuser named wrong person

Trump ‘100 percent’ certain Kavanaugh accuser named wrong person

Published 07/10/2018

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said he is “100 percent” certain that Christine Blasey Ford named the wrong person when [more…]

McConnell says Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November

McConnell says Kavanaugh fight will help Republicans in November

Published 07/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Saturday that the political brawl over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation will [more…]