Crime

German AfD members monitored by spy agency are now Bavarian lawmakers

German AfD members monitored by spy agency are now Bavarian lawmakers

Published 18/10/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Some members of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party in Bavaria who are under surveillance for alleged links to extremist groups [more…]

No money down the drain for Philippine sanitation workers

No money down the drain for Philippine sanitation workers

Published 18/10/2018

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippines sanitation workers unblocking a drain discovered dozens of wallets had been clogging it up, some containing credit cards and IDs, but [more…]

Indonesia raids home of Lippo Group deputy chairman in bribery probe

Indonesia raids home of Lippo Group deputy chairman in bribery probe

Published 18/10/2018

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s anti-graft agency said on Thursday it had raided 10 locations, including the home of Lippo Group Deputy Chairman James Riady, as [more…]

Emmy-winning comedian Katt Williams arrested in Oregon assault

Emmy-winning comedian Katt Williams arrested in Oregon assault

Published 07/10/2018

(Reuters) - Emmy-winning comedian Katt Williams was arrested for allegedly assaulting a limousine driver at a Portland, Oregon airport in a confrontation over the transportation [more…]

‘Jersey Shore’ star Sorrentino sentenced to eight months for tax…

‘Jersey Shore’ star Sorrentino sentenced to eight months for tax…

Published 05/10/2018

(Reuters) - Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, star of the reality television show “The Jersey Shore,” was sentenced to eight months in prison on Friday after [more…]

Onetime rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years for…

Onetime rap mogul Marion ‘Suge’ Knight sentenced to 28 years for…

Published 05/10/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight was sentenced in a Los Angeles courtroom on Thursday to 28 years in prison for [more…]

FBI probe is the next battle in war over Kavanaugh

FBI probe is the next battle in war over Kavanaugh

Published 01/10/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democratic U.S. senators expressed concern on Sunday over reports the White House was working with Republicans to narrow the scope of an [more…]

Four in 10 believe allegations against Kavanaugh, three in 10 do…

Four in 10 believe allegations against Kavanaugh, three in 10 do…

Published 01/10/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Four in 10 Americans believe sexual misconduct allegations against U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, while three in 10 do not [more…]

CBS faces New York probe tied to ex-CEO Leslie Moonves

CBS faces New York probe tied to ex-CEO Leslie Moonves

Published 29/09/2018

(Reuters) - CBS Corp is facing probes by both New York city and state officials tied to sexual assault and harassment accusations of its ex-chief [more…]

Cosby sentencing caps fall from ‘America’s Dad’ to convicted felon

Cosby sentencing caps fall from ‘America’s Dad’ to convicted felon

Published 24/09/2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. (Reuters) - Bill Cosby’s downfall from “America’s Dad” to convicted felon will reach its final chapter in a Pennsylvania courtroom on Monday, when [more…]