World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 7, 2015
A massive sexting ring is rocking a high school in Colorado, with at least 100 students trading nude pictures and posting them on social media, news reports said Friday.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Jose Maria Marin stands accused of having taken bribes worth millions of dollars from sports marketing companies in connection with the sale of rights for the Copa America tournaments for 2015, 2016, 2019 and 2023, and for the Copa do Brasil for the period from 2013 to 2022.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday November 3, 2015
UBS, along with Credit Suisse, are currently under investigation by US and Swiss authorities over allegations of bribery and corruption.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday November 3, 2015
Volkswagen used devices to cheat air pollution tests in diesel luxury vehicles, US environmental regulators said on Monday, in a new blow to the automaker already reeling from similar allegations regarding millions of smaller diesel engines.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Germany's transport minister was in Washington Monday to brief his US counterpart on the steps Berlin is taking to address the pollution cheating scandal roiling Volkswagen, officials said.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday October 26, 2015
Two South Korean Volkswagen owners said today that they have filed a class action lawsuit in the US against the German carmaker over its emissions rigging scandal.
Thomson Reuters | Saturday October 24, 2015
Europe's largest carmaker is battling the biggest business crisis in its 78-year history after admitting last month it installed software in diesel vehicles to deceive US regulators about the true level of their toxic emissions.
World News | Reuters | Thursday October 22, 2015
Volkswagen is looking into whether earlier versions of its current diesel engine contained software capable of rigging emissions tests, it said today, potentially widening a scandal that has rocked Europe's biggest carmaker.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday October 16, 2015
The criminal investigation in Germany into the pollution-cheating scandal that has engulfed auto giant Volkswagen has identified "a lot fewer than 10" possible culprits, prosecutors told AFP on Friday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 15, 2015
A renowned US astronomer accused of repeated sexual harassment has resigned from his post at a California university that had been criticized for treating him too leniently.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday October 14, 2015
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton won unexpected support from chief rival Bernie Sanders on Tuesday for her use of a private email server as US secretary of state, helping to defuse an issue that has overshadowed her campaign.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
A special court here today granted bail to former Goa PWD minister Churchill Alemao and former project director Anand Wachasundar in the Louis Berger pay-off scandal, where the US firm has been charged with bribing Indian officials with several crores of rupees to win two major water developmental projects in Goa and Guwahati.
Thomson Reuters | Friday October 9, 2015
In Germany, Volkswagen submitted plans Wednesday that said it would begin recalling affected vehicles from January, but admitted that it would only complete the refitting by the end
World News | gence France Presse | Friday October 9, 2015
German police swooped on Volkswagen's headquarters on Thursday, carrying away files and hard disks as the investigation into a massive pollution cheating scandal expanded on both sides of the Atlantic.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 8, 2015
The US head of Volkswagen prepared to apologize to Congress today over the "deeply troubling" pollution scandal as it emerged he knew of a potential problem with vehicle emissions as early as spring 2014.
World News | Reuters | Thursday October 8, 2015
As Volkswagen AG prepares to explain how it might fix the polluting diesel cars that set off the biggest scandal in the German automaker's history, whatever solution it proposes could be undermined by some owners in the United States who won't bring their cars in for a recall and can't be forced to.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 6, 2015
The company said it is in communication with testing agency ARAI, which has been asked by the government to probe if Volkswagen manipulated emission tests in India as it did in the US and Europe.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 4, 2015
The EU's top court is set to rule Tuesday on a transatlantic data deal, relied on by companies such as Facebook, a judgement that could see it declared invalid given spying revelations in the Edward Snowden scandal.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 1, 2015
Chinese authorities have charged 10 people over "selling inferior products" in the wake of a food scandal that erupted last year at a unit of US food supplier OSI Group, which saw expired meat sold to global fast food chains.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 1, 2015
Three more women, including a former Mrs America, came forward on Wednesday to accuse US comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault.
Thomson Reuters | Tuesday September 29, 2015
Volkswagen signalled on Tuesday it would recall up to 11 million vehicles as it tries to address the scandal over its admission that it cheated US diesel emissions tests.
World News | Reuters | Monday September 28, 2015
Audi said 2.1 million cars worldwide were fitted with the software that allowed parent Volkswagen to cheat US emission tests.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday September 28, 2015
Pope Francis late Sunday left the United States after a landmark six-day trip on which he addressed thorny issues such as immigration, climate change and the scandal over the clergy's sexual abuse of children.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
An investigation has been launched to find out if the German auto major, Volkswagen manipulated emission tests in India as it did in the US by using software in its diesel models to circumvent emissions tests, by India's top automotive testing agency.