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Unit of drugmaker Insys pleads guilty to U.S. opioid bribe scheme

A unit of Insys Therapeutics Inc pleaded guilty on Friday to fraud charges as part of an $225 million deal with the U.S. Justice Department resolving claims that the drugmaker bribed doctors...

Unit of drugmaker Insys pleads guilty to U.S. opioid bribe scheme

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Insys to pay $225 million, plead guilty in U.S. over opioid kickbacks Insys Therapeutics Inc agreed to pay $225 million and an operating unit will plead guilty to fraud to settle probes into their payment of kickbacks to...
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UPDATE 2-Insys to pay $225 mln, plead guilty in U.S. over opioid kickbacks Insys Therapeutics Inc agreed to pay $225 million and an operating unit will plead guilty to fraud to settle probes into their payment of kickbacks to...
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Insys to pay $225 million, plead guilty in US over opioid kickbacks Insys Therapeutics agreed to pay $225 million and an operating unit will plead guilty to fraud to settle probes into their payment of kickbacks to ind...
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13:48, 05/02/2019

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12:00, 06/12/2019

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19:00, 05/01/2019

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15:00, 05/02/2019

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21:48, 06/24/2019

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17:00, 06/22/2019

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Former Somerset Caregiver Pleads Guilty to Abusing, Neglecting Adult SOMERSET, KY. (LEX 18) – A former caregiver pleaded guilty to one count of knowingly abusing or neglecting an adult. Ashley Grimes, 23, of Somerset, p...
10:24, 06/24/2019

‘Everything I do is criminal:’ Mobster pleads guilty to drug offenses after FBI wire tap A Philadelphia mobster recently pleaded guilty to conspiring to sell drugs after he was captured on an FBI wire bragging openly about his mafia ways &...
01:12, 06/25/2019

Ex-Trump aide Manafort pleads not guilty to New York charges Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted of numerous federal crimes last year, pleaded not guilty on Thursday to residential mo...
16:00, 06/27/2019

Felicity Huffman Pleads Guilty in College Admissions Scandal Felicity Huffman is ready to face the consequences for her actions. On Monday afternoon, the Hollywood actress officially pleaded guilty to charges o...
15:24, 05/13/2019

Man pleads guilty in fatal shooting of girl in living room A man accused of firing into a Milwaukee home and killing a 13-year-old girl in her living room abruptly pleaded guilty Tuesday as the second day of t...
16:48, 06/11/2019

Rapper Kodak Black pleads not guilty to weapons charges MIAMI (AP) — Rapper Kodak Black has pleaded not guilty to federal weapons charges that prevented him from performing last weekend at the Rolling Loud ...
09:48, 05/15/2019

Retired Baltimore police officer pleads guilty to conspiracy BALTIMORE (AP) — A retired Baltimore police sergeant accused of planting a BB gun at the scene of an arrest and telling another officer to lie about t...
13:12, 06/05/2019

Manafort pleads not guilty to New York mortgage fraud charges President Trump’s imprisoned former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, pleaded not guilty Thursday to state mortgage fraud charges during an arraignmen...
13:36, 06/27/2019

Man pleads guilty for killing NPD officer to avoid death penalty NOGALES, Ariz. – A man accused of shooting and killing a Nogales police officer back in 2018 pleaded guilty in connection to the case. Back on A...
03:36, 08/08/2019

Stan Lee’s ex-manager pleads not guilty to elder abuse charges A former business manager to Stan Lee pleaded not guilty to elder abuse charges that allege he stole from the late Marvel Comics legend and held him a...
21:00, 06/05/2019

Ex-executive at bankrupt private equity firm pleads guilty NEW YORK (AP) — A former executive at the bankrupt private equity firm Abraaj Group has pleaded guilty to criminal charges in New York. Mustafa Abdel-...
14:48, 06/28/2019

Former Abraaj Private-Equity Executive Pleads Guilty to Fraud A former Abraaj Group executive pleaded guilty in New York to engaging in racketeering and fraud at what was once the world’s largest emerging-markets...
15:48, 06/28/2019

Owner pleads guilty to shooting 2 dogs at dump, killing 1 PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to shooting his two pit bulls at a local dump, killing one and leaving the other wounded. Quin...
09:00, 06/07/2019

Queens mom who fatally beat 1-year-old daughter pleads guilty A sadistic Queens woman who beat her 1-year-old daughter to death and seriously injured her twin brother pleaded guilty to manslaughter and assault on...
22:48, 05/09/2019

California teen pleads guilty to snatching rare lemur from zoo An accused lemur schemer is coming clean. The fight for preserving endangered animals scored a major victory when a 19-year-old California man agreed ...
15:36, 05/21/2019

Fortnite Player Who Livestreamed Attack on Partner Pleads Guilty A gamer who inadvertently broadcast audio of himself striking his pregnant partner while playing the online video game Fortnite pleaded guilty to assa...
11:12, 07/08/2019

Singer R. Kelly pleads not guilty to New York sex trafficking charges Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty in New York on Friday to charges that he ran a criminal scheme that recruited women and underage girls to have sex ...
14:36, 08/02/2019

Tucson mom pleads guilty to child abuse in son’s 2016 death TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A Tucson woman has pleaded guilty to felony child abuse charges in the 2016 death of her baby boy. Pima County prosecutors say Ki...
18:24, 08/06/2019

Coach who got Lori Loughlin’s daughter into college pleads guilty Former USC assistant women’s soccer coach Laura Janke copped to conspiracy to commit racketeering in a Boston federal court. As part of her plea...
20:36, 05/14/2019

Man Tied To Lexington Lab Pleads Guilty To Federal Fraud Charges (LEX 18) — A man connected to a Lexington lab has pleaded guilty to a federal fraud charge, after admitting to helping set up a kickback scheme....
10:12, 06/09/2019

Border Patrol Agent Who Hit Migrant With Truck Pleads Guilty Matthew Bowen, who pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge, had sent a text message referring to immigrants as “subhuman” and “murdering savages,” acco...
02:24, 08/13/2019

Paul Manafort pleads not guilty to fraud charges in New York President Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges he lied in paperwork to obtain millions of dollars in ...
13:00, 06/27/2019

Big-shot lawyer pleads guilty in college admissions scam A big-shot Big Apple lawyer on Tuesday admitted to paying $75,000 to doctor his daughter’s ACT exam as part of the nationwide college admissions...
15:36, 05/21/2019

Wag dogwalker who stole Manhattan couple’s pooch pleads guilty The Wag dogwalker who stole a Manhattan couple’s beloved Shih-Tzu-Yorkie to gift the pup to someone else will serve just 10 days of community se...
17:48, 08/15/2019

Insurance executive pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Toby MacFarlane's daughter said in her college application essay that on the soccer and lacrosse fields she looked like "a boy amongst girls with my h...
11:48, 06/22/2019

Man pleads guilty to killing Iowa State University golfer AMES, Iowa (AP) — A homeless man charged in the killing of a former Iowa State University golfer has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder. The Des Mo...
02:24, 06/15/2019

Margaret Hunter pleads guilty to misuse of campaign funds Margaret Hunter, the wife of Rep. Duncan Hunter, pleaded guilty in a San Diego court Thursday to conspiring to misuse campaign funds on personal expen...
18:48, 06/13/2019

Lorenzen Wright's Ex-Wife Pleads Guilty To Facilitating His Murder Nine years after the death of ex-NBA player Lorenzen Wright, one of his two accused killers has pleaded guilty to his murder. In Shelby County court i...
16:24, 07/25/2019

Stabbing suspect who surrendered to cops in tuxedo pleads not guilty The teen who surrendered to cops in a tux with the tags still attached pleaded not guilty Friday in the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old last month. Da...
23:00, 05/31/2019

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty in Stockholm assault case U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a charge of assault on the first day of a trial in Sweden that has drawn international attenti...
03:48, 07/30/2019

Nebraska tennis coach pleads guilty to drunken driving LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln women’s tennis coach has pleaded guilty to drunken driving. Lancaster County Court recor...
12:00, 05/08/2019

Ex-wife pleads guilty in murder of former NBA hoopster Lorenzen Wright MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The ex-wife of slain former NBA player Lorenzen Wright agreed to a deal Thursday in which she pleads guilty to facilitation of first-...
13:24, 07/25/2019

British man pleads guilty to role in violent murder of US hairdresser A British man accused of murdering a hairstylist in Chicago as part of a sexual fantasy has agreed to plead guilty and give evidence against his co-de...
00:48, 07/23/2019

Ex-wife of Lorenzen Wright pleads guilty in killing of former NBA star Sherra Wright agrees to plea in return for 30-year prison termLorenzen Wright’s body was found in Memphis in June 2010The ex-wife of former NBA player...
12:12, 07/25/2019

Brenton Tarrant, alleged Christchurch shooter, pleads not guilty The self-proclaimed white supremacist accused of massacring 51 worshipers at two New Zealand mosques while video streaming the March attack pleaded no...
16:48, 06/13/2019

Kenya's finance minister pleads not guilty to corruption charges Kenya's Finance Minister Henry Rotich pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to corruption charges over the award of two dam tenders, a day after his detention...
03:12, 07/23/2019

Alleged Gerald Ford grave vandal pleads not guilty GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A 19-year-old man suspected of defacing the gravesite of former President Gerald Ford and first lady Betty Ford has pleaded not ...
22:12, 05/06/2019

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault as Stockholm trial begins American rapper A$AP Rocky pleaded not guilty to assault charges in a Swedish court on Tuesday, on the first day of a trial that has grabbed the atten...
05:24, 07/30/2019

Atlanta clothier pleads guilty in basketball corruption case An Atlanta clothier and former NBA referee has pleaded guilty in a college basketball scandal, admitting teaming up with ex-Auburn basketball assistan...
21:24, 05/07/2019

Ex-NBA referee pleads guilty in NCAA basketball bribery scandal A former NBA ref who went into the bespoke suit business pleaded guilty on Tuesday to paying bribes to former Auburn coach and professional player Chu...
17:48, 05/07/2019

Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty to defrauding Stormy Daniels Embattled attorney Michael Avenatti has pleaded not guilty to accusations that he defrauded his client porn star Stormy Daniels.    &#...
23:00, 05/28/2019

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault at start of trial in Stockholm US rapper and two members of entourage accused of attack in Swedish capital on 30 JuneA$AP Rocky has pleaded not guilty to assault at the start of his...
08:12, 07/30/2019

Ex-Kansas football player pleads not guilty in assault case A former University of Kansas football player has pleaded not guilty to allegations that he choked a woman and pointed a shotgun in her face  &#...
15:00, 07/30/2019

Texan pleads guilty over scam PACs for 2016 candidates AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Texas man has pleaded guilty to creating fake political action committees in 2016 supporting Donald Tru...
15:48, 05/09/2019

Dad pleads guilty to paying $250K to get son into USC as fake volleyball recruit Jeffrey Bizzack admitted to paying $200,000 to Rick Singer, the mastermind of the college admissions scandal, and another $50,000 to USC.   ...
13:48, 07/24/2019

Christchurch survivors angry after shooting suspect pleads not guilty Victims' families were indignant after the man accused of attacking people at two Christchurch mosques pleaded not guilty to charges of terrorism and ...
21:36, 06/13/2019

Christchurch massacre: Brenton Tarrant pleads not guilty to all charges Trial to be held in May 2020 for Australian man who faces 51 murder charges, 40 of attempted murder and one terrorism chargeAustralian Brenton Tarrant...
21:24, 06/13/2019

Trump foe Avenatti pleads not guilty to ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he stole from porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who propelled him to fame as ...
09:48, 05/28/2019

Legal fight tougher for congressman as wife pleads guilty SAN DIEGO (AP) — Indicted six-term GOP Congressman Duncan Hunter has held steadfast to his contention that a corruption case against him is the result...
23:36, 06/13/2019

R. Kelly pleads not guilty, denied bail on U.S. charges of sex crimes R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a raft of federal charges accusing him of running a scheme to force women and girls to provide se...
17:36, 07/16/2019

Shelby County Man Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case SHELBY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Shelby County man has pleaded guilty to receiving child pornography. Authorities say 62-year-old Joseph Gable pl...
06:36, 06/22/2019

Billionaire founder of opioid firm guilty of bribing doctors to prescribe drug John Kapoor, 75, also guilty of defrauding insurance companiesProsecutors say fentanyl drug Subsys fuelled opioid epidemicThe head of a leading drug m...
14:00, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 5-Founder, execs of drug company guilty in conspiracy that fed opioid crisis The founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc on Thursday became the highest-ranking drugmaker executive convicted in a case tied to the U.S. opioid crisis, w...
13:36, 05/02/2019

Financier Epstein pleads not guilty to sex trafficking charges involving girls American financier Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sex trafficking as prosecutors accused him of luring dozens of girls as ...
01:12, 07/09/2019

Coach pleads guilty to college admissions scam, could hurt Loughlin A former assistant soccer coach at the University of Southern California switched her plea to guilty Tuesday in the college admissions scam, admitting...
06:00, 05/15/2019

R&B Singer R. Kelly pleads not guilty to new felony sexual assault counts Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty to 11 new felony counts of sexual assault and abuse at a Chicago court hearing on Thursday, after prosecutors expan...
11:48, 06/06/2019

Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty in Stormy Daniels, Nike cases Attorney Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty to stealing $300,000 from former client Stormy Daniels and attempting to extort more than $20 million fro...
22:12, 05/28/2019

Marine Pleads Guilty to Hazing Death of Green Beret in Mali Staff Sgt. Kevin Maxwell Jr. told a military court that he and three other American commandos engaged in hazing during which the soldier was strangled...
21:12, 06/06/2019

Texas woman pleads guilty in Kansas fair vendors’ deaths GREAT BEND, Kan. (AP) — A Texas woman has admitted to her role in the deaths of a couple who were killed at a Kansas fair after one suspect ordered th...
09:48, 05/15/2019

Navy SEAL Pleads Guilty in Case of Strangled Green Beret The Navy SEAL said he had restrained Staff Sgt. Logan Melgar with duct tape as Sergeant Melgar was being strangled by another commando in Mali in 2017...
21:36, 05/16/2019

John T. Earnest pleads not guilty to new charges in California synagogue shooting SAN DIEGO — The sole suspect in a fatal shooting at a Southern California synagogue pleaded not guilty to federal hate crimes and other charges Tuesda...
21:12, 05/30/2019

Stan Lee elder abuse case: Former business manager pleads not guilty A former business manager to Stan Lee pleaded not guilty to charges that allege he stole from the Marvel Comics legend and held him against his will. ...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Representative Duncan Hunter’s Wife Pleads Guilty in Corruption Case Margaret Hunter has agreed to cooperate with the prosecution in a case in which she and her husband, a six-term California congressman, were accused o...
20:24, 06/13/2019

Iranian woman pleads guilty in Minnesota in tech smuggling case An Iranian woman pleaded guilty in Minnesota on Friday to charges that she stole technology from U.S.-based companies which was then exported to Iran ...
17:36, 08/09/2019

Trump nemesis Avenatti pleads not guilty in bank fraud case Lawyer Michael Avenatti, known for his battles with U.S. President Donald Trump, pleaded not guilty on Monday to federal charges that he allegedly sto...
12:36, 04/29/2019

Man accused of killing Instagram star Bianca Devins pleads not guilty The upstate man accused of killing teenage social media star Bianca Devins and then posting grisly photos of her lifeless body on Instagram pleaded no...
22:12, 07/29/2019

900-pound Virginia man has hearing in loading dock, pleads guilty from ambulance A 900-pound Virginia man pleaded guilty in a cocaine conspiracy case from inside an ambulance during a hearing the loading dock of a federal courthous...
15:24, 05/21/2019

Man accused of throwing boy from mall balcony pleads guilty; boy continues to heal Emmanuel Aranda, of Minneapolis, pleaded guilty to attempted premeditated first-degree murder in the April 12 attack.       ...
11:00, 05/16/2019

Former head of Australia's Sirtex pleads guilty to insider trading - regulator The former head of Australian liver-cancer treatment firm Sirtex Medical Ltd has pleaded guilty to insider trading, Australia's corporate regulator sa...
19:24, 07/02/2019

Ex-Scranton mayor pleads guilty to bribery, extortion and conspiracy charges Less than 24 hours after resigning from office, the former mayor of Scranton, Pennsylvania pleaded guilty on Tuesday to shaking down businesses for bo...
12:48, 07/02/2019

Former Redskins QB Mark Rypien pleads not guilty to domestic violence charge Rypien, who claimed last year that he suffers from mental illness that he believes was caused by hits taken during his NFL career, said in a joint sta...
08:48, 07/02/2019

Accused California synagogue gunman pleads not guilty to hate crimes A California nursing student charged with last month's deadly shooting spree in a San Diego-area synagogue and arson at a nearby mosque pleaded not gu...
22:48, 05/14/2019

‘Students for Trump’ co-founder pleads guilty to wire fraud in Manhattan He’s a student for Trump — who can’t vote. “Students for Trump” co-founder John Lambert pleaded guilty Tuesday to felony charg...
20:48, 08/06/2019

Arizona teacher pleads guilty to sexually abusing teen student GOODYEAR, Ariz. — A former elementary school teacher in the Phoenix area has been convicted of sexually abusing a 13-year-old student. Brittany Zamora...
23:12, 06/11/2019

Former Interpol President Meng Hongwei pleads guilty to taking $2M in bribes The former president of Interpol pleaded guilty Thursday to taking more than $2 million in bribes over 12 years while helping companies and individual...
04:12, 06/20/2019

Ohio dad whose daughter, 1, died of fentanyl overdose, pleads guilty: report An Ohio dad pleaded guilty Friday to manslaughter in connection to his 13-month-old daughter's death after she "consumed a toxic amount of fentanyl" i...
23:36, 05/26/2019

| Australian pleads guilty to rape, murder of Arab-Israeli student A man has pleaded guilty to raping and killing a young Arab-Israeli student in Melbourne, one of a spate of attacks that sparked fears about women's s...
07:48, 06/12/2019

New Zealand Mosque Shooter Pleads Not Guilty To Murder, Terror Charges The man accused of shooting dead 51 Muslim worshippers in the Christchurch mosque attacks pleaded not guilty to multiple murder and terrorism charges ...
16:24, 06/13/2019

UPDATE 2-Former JPMorgan senior banker pleads not guilty to HK bribery charges A former JPMorgan Asia investment banking vice-chair, Catherine Leung, pleaded not guilty to charges of bribery in a Hong Kong court on Thursd...
00:24, 07/18/2019

Driver in horrific motorcycle crash pleads not guilty as details emerge A pickup driver accused of slamming into a group of motorcycles entered a not guilty plea Tuesday in New Hampshire on 7 counts of negligent homicide. ...
17:24, 06/25/2019

Ex-Harvard track coach pleads guilty to child porn charge BOSTON (AP) — A former Harvard University assistant track coach who also coached at a suburban Boston high school has pleaded guilty to possession of ...
08:00, 06/12/2019

Texas man accused of spending PAC donations on lavish lifestyle pleads guilty A Texas man pleaded guilty on Thursday to scamming voters out of over $540,000 using phony PAC’s that instead funded his lavish lifestyle including tr...
19:12, 05/09/2019

North Carolina man pleads guilty to 2015 murders of three Muslim students Judge said Craig Stephen Hicks agreed as part of his plea to accept three consecutive life sentences without paroleA North Carolina man has pleaded gu...
20:12, 06/12/2019

New Jersey cop who overdosed in patrol car pleads guilty to heroin possession, gives up job, reports say A New Jersey police officer arrested after suffering a heroin overdose in his patrol car as he worked a midnight shift has struck a plea deal with pro...
16:48, 07/14/2019

Cyprus serial killer pleads guilty to killing 7 women, girls NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A Cypriot army captain has tearfully apologized to the families of seven foreign women and girls for the “unjust painR...
03:36, 06/24/2019

Navy: Sailor pleads guilty to espionage, intended to defect to Russia He also admitted to taking photographs of areas containing sensitive information about the Navy’s nuclear propulsion program on the ship. He then sent...
15:36, 05/24/2019

Financier Epstein pleads not guilty to U.S. sex trafficking charges involving girls American financier Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sex trafficking as prosecutors accused him of luring dozens of girls as ...
13:12, 07/08/2019

China: Ex-Interpol chief Meng Hongwei pleads guilty to bribery Chinese state media report that the former head of Interpol has admitted to accepting over $2 million in bribes. The verdict in his trial will be anno...
00:36, 06/20/2019

New York father pleads not guilty in deaths of twin infants in vehicle Juan Rodriguez told the officers he thought he had dropped the twins off at day care before he went to his job at a Bronx hospital on Friday, accordin...
20:24, 07/27/2019

NYPD ‘brothel cop’ pleads guilty to running prostitution, gambling ring A former NYPD detective and his wife both pleaded guilty to masterminding a multimillion-dollar prostitution and gambling ring with the help of seven ...
03:24, 05/23/2019

Cardi B pleads not guilty on strip-club brawling charges in New York Two days after becoming first female solo rapper to win BET Album of the Year, Cardi B was arraigned and pleaded not guilty in Queens strip club brawl...
23:36, 06/25/2019

Ex-Oxford University employee pleads guilty to stabbing murder in Chicago A former Oxford University employee has pleaded guilty to stabbing a hair stylist in Chicago in a killing which prosecutors say was driven by a sexual...
05:12, 07/26/2019

Actress Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in U.S. college admissions scandal Actress Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty on Monday to paying to rig a college entrance exam for her daughter, part of a wide-ranging scandal in which w...
13:00, 05/13/2019

Estranged husband pleads not guilty in connection with missing mother's disappearance Jennifer Dulos' estranged husband and his girlfriend pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges related to Dulos' disappearance in Connecticut 18 days ago....
19:12, 06/11/2019

Australia Gamer Who Livestreamed Attack On Pregnant Partner Pleads Guilty A gamer who inadvertently broadcast audio of himself striking his pregnant partner while playing the online video game Fortnite pleaded guilty to assa...
01:48, 07/08/2019

Former USC women's soccer coach pleads guilty in college admissions scandal A former University of Southern California assistant soccer coach pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit racketeering in the "Varsity Blues" college a...
18:12, 05/14/2019

Ex-City Council candidate pleads guilty to stealing public funds Albert Alvarez, the ex-chief of staff for former City Council Majority Leader Joel Rivera, copped to a misdemeanor charge of offering a false instrume...
15:00, 06/03/2019

Not Pressed: Cardi B Pleads Not Guilty to New Strip Club Fight Charges Cardi B has made her intentions official—she refuses to sully her 2019 BET Awards Album of the Year win with a little pesky thing called jail. Well, a...
09:48, 06/26/2019

Lap dances, rap videos, deception: Pharma execs guilty of racketeering in first opioid epidemic conviction A billionaire pharmaceutical CEO faces up to 20 years in prison after being found guilty of a bribery and kickback scheme to get doctors to prescribe ...
21:12, 05/03/2019

US briefing: Ending Aids, Jared's Middle East plan and opioid boss guilty Friday’s top story: landmark study finds antiretroviral drugs prevent HIV transmission. Plus, how our news habits are harming our mental health – and ...
05:12, 05/03/2019

Millionaire businessman pleads guilty to sexual conduct with underage girl in NJ: reports A 53-year-old New Jersey millionaire businessman has pleaded guilty to multiple counts of sexual conduct with an underage girl, according to reports....
15:24, 05/19/2019

Wife of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu pleads guilty to misuse of government funds The wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has agreed to a plea deal in connection with allegations that she misused about $100,000 in gove...
06:48, 06/16/2019

Pilot arrested at Louisville airport pleads not guilty in triple murder case Christian Martin, the pilot accused of a 2015 triple murder in Western Kentucky, was in court Wednesday in Christian County.     ...
01:24, 05/23/2019

Former NASCAR chief Brian France pleads guilty to DWI as part of deal with prosecutors Former NASCAR chairman and CEO Brian France accepted a diversion deal in a New York courtroom on Friday, 10 months after his DWI arrest.   ...
11:00, 06/07/2019

UPDATE 4-Avenatti pleads not guilty to extorting Nike, ripping off Stormy Daniels Lawyer Michael Avenatti pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to charges that he extorted Nike Inc , just hours after entering a not-guilty plea to defrauding...
15:36, 05/28/2019

Ex-manager for comic book legend Stan Lee pleads not guilty to elder abuse A former manager for Stan Lee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of elder abuse against the superhero creator in the last few months of his li...
22:36, 06/05/2019

Rapper Cardi B pleads not guilty to charges in New York strip club fight Grammy Award-winning rapper Cardi B pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to felony assault charges relating to an alleged fight at a New York City strip club...
13:24, 06/25/2019

Ohio doctor pleads not guilty to murder charges in 25 painkiller overdose deaths Dr. William S. Husel is accused of either causing or hastening the deaths of dozens of patients by ordering excessive doses of fentanyl.   ...
18:36, 06/05/2019

Trump’s Former Campaign Manager, Paul Manafort Pleads Not Guilty To Fraud Charges (NEW YORK) President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman has pleaded not guilty to state mortgage fraud charges in New York City. Paul Manaf...
11:36, 06/27/2019

Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty in federal wire, bank fraud case Michael Avenatti, the former attorney for porn actress Stormy Daniels, pleaded not guilty Monday federal charges that he allegedly stole millions of d...
11:00, 04/29/2019

Sundance Film Festival co-founder pleads guilty to sexual abuse of a child Sterling Van Wagenen, a co-founder of the Sundance Film Festival, pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexual abuse of a child.       ...
19:12, 04/30/2019

Accused California gunman pleads not guilty in synagogue murder, mosque arson A 19-year-old man accused of killing one worshipper and wounding three others in a shooting spree in a California synagogue pleaded not guilty on Tues...
18:12, 04/30/2019

Third parent pleads guilty in college admissions scandal: This one paid $400K to get son into Georgetown Stephen Semprevivo pleaded guilty Tuesday to paying $400,000 to Rick Singer to get his son into Georgetown University, part of a nationwide scandal. ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Sundance Film Festival co-founder pleads guilty to child sexual abuse A filmmaker who co-founded the Sundance Film Festival and produced an Oscar-winning movie in the mid-1980s pleaded guilty Tuesday to sexual abuse of a...
06:48, 05/01/2019

Former Texas men's tennis coach pleads guilty in college admissions scandal Federal authorities said Monday that Michael Center will plead guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.   ...
05:24, 05/16/2019

Suspect in synagogue, John Earnest, shooting pleads not guilty in federal court A 19-year-old man accused of a shooting in a San Diego-area synagogue that killed a woman and injured three others pleaded not guilty to 109 charges i...
19:36, 05/14/2019

Ex-CIA officer pleads guilty to conspiring to hand secrets to China – the 3rd such case in under a year Ex-CIA man Jerry Chun Shing Lee was approached by two Chinese intelligence officers who offered to pay him $100,000 and to take care of him "for life"...
22:48, 05/01/2019

Former Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti pleads not guilty in embezzlement case The former Stormy Daniels attorney faces a 36-count indictment in California, and more charges on the East Coast       ...
14:12, 04/29/2019

Third person accused in Bitcoin-powered fake ID ring case pleads guilty A woman accused of running a Bitcoin-powered fake ID ring pleaded guilty on Tuesday after authorities busted the operation last year.  Among other cha...
03:48, 07/03/2019

Carnival pleads guilty to pollution, probation violations; cruise line fined $20M “The company pleads guilty,” Carnival's CEO told a federal judge yesterday, admitting cruise line continued to pollute oceans after ...
00:24, 06/05/2019

British hacker avoids jail time, pleads guilty to creating malware British hacker Marcus Hutchins, who helped thwart a global cyberattack in 2017, avoided jail time on Friday but faced a year of supervised release aft...
16:24, 07/26/2019

Jeffrey Epstein kept jailed until at least Thursday, pleads not guilty in child sex traffic case Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was ordered held without bail pending a detention hearing later this week as he pleaded not guilty to charges of sex...
11:36, 07/08/2019

Ex-wife of former NBA player Lorenzen Wright pleads guilty to charge of facilitating his murder Former NBA player Lorenzen Wright was shot to death in 2010. His ex-wife, Sherra Wright, on Thursday pleaded guilty to facilitating his murder.  ...
15:00, 07/25/2019

Adoptive mom of Erica Parsons pleads guilty to murder, sentenced to life in prison SALISBURY, N.C — The adoptive mother of a North Carolina teen who was missing for years before her body was found in South Carolina has pleaded guilty...
06:36, 08/03/2019

Mississippi State football player pleads guilty to animal cruelty for starving dog Mississippi State offensive lineman Michael Story pleaded guilty to animal cruelty for staving a Great Dane that belonged to an ex-girlfriend.  ...
15:48, 08/15/2019

Real Housewives of Orange County's Gina Kirschenheiter Pleads Guilty in DUI Case UPDATE: Real Housewives of Orange County star Gina Kirschenheiter has plead guilty to one misdemeanor count of driving under the influence of alcohol ...
18:12, 07/09/2019

Couple who paid $600K to get kids into UCLA, USC pleads guilty in college admissions scandal A California couple pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges in court for paying $600,000 in bribes to get their daughters into UCLA and USC.   ...
14:36, 05/01/2019

R. Kelly pleads not guilty to sex-crime charges, denied bail after lawyer lost track of him In his latest court appearance to face multiple sex-crime charges, R. Kelly pleaded not guilty in federal court in Brooklyn.     ...
11:24, 08/02/2019

Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas pleads guilty to stealing campaign money Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Thomas on Monday copped to stealing money from his own campaign and lying about it to state officials — as he was ordered t...
12:36, 07/08/2019

Celebrity chef Mario Batali pleads not guilty to Boston indecent assault charge Celebrity chef and former television star Mario Batali appeared in a Boston courtroom on Friday, where a not-guilty plea was entered on his behalf to ...
07:48, 05/24/2019

USC coach accused of faking profiles for Lori Loughlin's daughters pleads guilty Laura Janke, ex-assistant coach at USC, accused of helping Lori Loughlin's daughters, pleaded guilty in the college admissions scandal.  &#...
10:48, 05/14/2019

Jeffrey Epstein pleads not guilty to charges of sexually exploiting 'dozens' of underage girls Federal prosecutors charged billionaire Jeffrey Epstein Monday in an indictment that says he sexually exploited "dozens" of minor girls in New York, F...
14:24, 07/08/2019

Ex-Special Forces soldier pleads not guilty to murdering suspected Taliban bomb-maker A former Army Special Forces soldier pleaded not guilty to the murder of an unarmed Afghan suspected of being a Taliban bomb-maker in an arraignment h...
17:48, 07/01/2019

Man pleads guilty to sending ‘white powder,’ threatening letters to OkCupid’s Dallas office A Massachusetts man pleaded guilty Thursday to sending threatening letters – one of which included white powder – to the Dallas office of the popular ...
00:36, 06/21/2019

Celebrity chef Mario Batali pleads not guilty to groping woman at Boston restaurant Celebrity chef and former television star Mario Batali appeared in a Boston courtroom on Friday, where a not-guilty plea was entered on his behalf to ...
17:00, 05/24/2019

Navy SEAL pleads guilty in hazing death of Green Beret during Africa deployment A Navy SEAL pleaded guilty Thursday in the hazing death of a Green Beret soldier, detailing the late-night plot to break into 34-year-old Army Staff S...
13:48, 05/16/2019

Sara Netanyahu pleads guilty in illegal meals case as corruption probes loom over husband Sara Netanyahu, the wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, agreed to a plea deal on Wednesday morning in a case concerning illegally order...
00:24, 06/13/2019

Former 'American Idol' contestant pleads guilty to moving nearly 2 pounds of fentanyl, could face up to 10 years in prison A former “American Idol” contestant, who also appeared on the television show “Fear Factor,” could face up to 10 years in prison after she pleaded gui...
10:36, 07/31/2019

California insurance exec pleads guilty to paying $450,000 for kids' admission into USC as fake recruits Toby MacFarlane is the 20th defendant to plead guilty in the nation's college admissions scandal with two more agreeing to plead guilty in court ...
11:36, 06/21/2019

Tearful Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scam; prosecutors recommend four months in prison Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
10:24, 05/14/2019

North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina man pleads guilty to killing 3 Muslim students in confrontation that families said was sparked by bigotry....
08:00, 06/12/2019

Man Pleads Guilty to Throwing 5-Year-Old Boy Over Railing at Mall of America; Faces 19 Years Hard Time Emmanuel D. Aranda, the 24-year-old Minneapolis man charged with hurling a little boy over a third-floor railing at the Mall of America in a random at...
21:48, 05/14/2019

Ex-Scotia Capital, Bear Stearns metals trader pleads guilty, will cooperate in 'spoofing' probe Ex-Scotia Capital and Bear Stearns trader, Corey Flaum, is cooperating with an ongoing federal criminal investigations into gold, silver, platinum and...
13:36, 07/25/2019

Collin Richards pleads guilty in killing of former Iowa State golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena Collin Richards on Friday pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the death of former Iowa State golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena.   ...
11:48, 06/15/2019

Tearful Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scam; prosecutors recommend four months in jail Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty in Boston federal court Monday to charges in the nation's largest college admissions scandal.    ...
14:24, 05/13/2019

Porn star 'Lynn Pleasant' pleads guilty to trying to hire a hitman to kill father of children A porn star pleaded guilty on Monday to trying to hire a hitman — who turned out to be an undercover police officer — to kill the father of her three ...
16:24, 08/07/2019

Suspected S.C. drug kingpin who gained fame for a kindness to Girl Scouts pleads guilty to a murder plot: report A South Carolina man who was arrested on drug charges just days after buying $545 worth of Girl Scout cookies so the girls wouldn’t have to stand out ...
23:24, 08/01/2019

Cowboys' Tyrone Crawford pleads not guilty to misdemeanor charge of unlawful assembly in Florida, per court records Tyrone Crawford pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor charge of unlawful assembly, court records show. The charge stems from a March 15 bar fight in Pan...
11:24, 05/14/2019

Former 'American Idol' star pleads guilty to possession of Fentanyl Former "American Idol" and "Fear Factor" contestant Antonella Barba has pleaded guilty to possession of at least 400 grams of fentanyl with intent to ...
17:48, 08/01/2019

St. Louis officer Nathaniel Hendren pleads not guilty to shooting officer Katlyn Alix A St. Louis police officer pleaded not guilty Monday to charges he killed a fellow off-duty officer during a Russian roulette-style game earlier this ...
13:48, 04/29/2019

Border agent who called migrants 'subhuman' pleads guilty to intentionally running over migrant U.S. Border Patrol agent Matthew Bowen pleaded guilty to running over a Guatemalan migrant with his patrol vehicle in December 2017.   ...
17:00, 08/14/2019

Former 'American Idol' star Antonella Barba pleads guilty, faces 10 years to life Antonella Barba, who appeared on "American Idol," pleaded guilty to possession of at least 400 grams of fentanyl with intent to distribute.  ...
11:48, 07/31/2019

R. Kelly is 'optimistic' but has 'bad days,' lawyer says after singer pleads not guilty Singer R. Kelly has pleaded not guilty to 11 new sex-related felonies at his arraignment in Chicago on Thursday.       ...
20:12, 06/06/2019

'Chrisley Knows Best' star Todd Chrisley pleads not guilty, says ex-employee framed him "Chrisely Knows Best" star Todd Chrisley says a former employee is to blame for "tax evasion and bank fraud" claims before a federal indictment. ...
19:48, 08/14/2019

From Our Archives: Revisiting the Ponzi Scheme in Mitchell Zuckoff’s ‘Ponzi’s Scheme’ In the 2005 book “Ponzi’s Scheme,” Mitchell Zuckoff tells the story of Charles Ponzi, who launched a successful and infamous money-swindling scheme in...
16:48, 05/10/2019

Drugmaker will donate meds for US push to end HIV epidemic WASHINGTON (AP) — The Health and Human Services Department says a major drugmaker has agreed to donate medications that reduce the risk of HIV transmi...
15:48, 05/09/2019

Warning of ‘Pig Zero’: One Drugmaker’s Push to Sell More Antibiotics Overuse of antibiotics in livestock has given rise to drug-resistant germs. Drugmakers say they want to be part of the solution. But a recent campaign...
17:36, 06/07/2019

US arrests banker for Trump administration job bribe The head of a prestigious bank is accused of approving loans in exchange for a job in the White House. Although he failed to get one, he was placed on...
11:36, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 3-Drugmaker Sanofi hires Hudson from Novartis as CEO Sanofi has poached Paul Hudson from Novartis to replace Chief Executive Olivier Brandicourt who will retire in September, France's ...
06:00, 06/07/2019

Factbox: Oklahoma becomes first U.S. state to take drugmaker to trial over opioids Johnson & Johnson is set to face trial on Tuesday in a multi-billion dollar lawsuit by the state of Oklahoma accusing the drugmaker of helping fuel th...
09:48, 05/28/2019

UPDATE 2-Drugmaker Sanofi appoints Novartis' Hudson as CEO Sanofi has appointed Novartis executive Paul Hudson to replace CEO Olivier Brandicourt who will retire in September, France's biggest drugmaker said o...
01:48, 06/07/2019

China says Interpol ex-president confesses to bribe taking A Chinese court reports former Interpol President Meng Hongwei has confessed to accepting more than $2 million in bribes and expressed regret for his ...
00:12, 06/20/2019

Jammu Traffic Cop Suspended After Bribe Footage Goes Viral A traffic policeman was suspended and a departmental inquiry ordered after a video purportedly showed his subordinate demanding bribe from a driver to...
12:00, 07/06/2019

French drugmaker Sanofi, Google to use data tech for innovations French healthcare company Sanofi has teamed up with Google to work on innovations, aimed at using emerging data technologies to change how medicines a...
01:24, 06/18/2019

Drugmaker Deals Are Near Record Pace in 2019, but Investors Don’t Love Them All A rush of transactions is transforming the industry, as blockbuster medicines lose patent protection. The latest acquisition cost AbbVie 16 percent of...
06:00, 06/27/2019

N4T Investigators: Former UA coach seen taking bribe, heard talking payoffs TUCSON – Former UA assistant basketball coach Emanuel “Book” Richardson doesn’t know that the man giving him an envelope containing ...
10:24, 07/18/2019

Leh Press Club Alleges BJP Trying To Bribe Reporters, Files Complaint A journalist body in Ladakh has accused the BJP of "bribing reporters for favourable coverage" to influence the national elections in the constituency...
22:24, 05/04/2019

Former Rio de Janeiro governor says he paid $2M bribe to host 2016 Olympics Sergio Cabral told a judge the money went to Lamine Diack, the former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) and w...
20:36, 07/04/2019

'Free money!': California developer tries to bribe homeless to leave Gene Gorelik was shouted down by community activists and encampment residents before could turn on leaf blower full of cashIn a stark display of the w...
21:12, 07/12/2019

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern Returns 11-Year-Old's "Bribe Money" New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has rejected a "bribe" from an 11-year-old girl who wrote asking the government to conduct dragon research, ...
04:00, 05/14/2019

Drugmaker Gilead reaches agreement with White House to donate HIV prevention med Gilead will donate its PrEP medication Truvada, which is used to reduce the risk of HIV infection and usually sells for $1,600 to $2,000 a month in th...
06:00, 05/10/2019

Chinese drugmaker Chipscreen's STAR Market IPO sees feverish demand Shenzhen Chipscreen Biosciences, which plans to list on China's red-hot new tech board, said its newly issued shares were almost 3,000-times oversubsc...
05:24, 08/01/2019

Delhi Court Sentences Official To 4 Years In Jail For Demanding Bribe A Delhi court has sentenced an official of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) to four years in jail for demanding bribe from his colleague to gr...
09:48, 06/27/2019

| Russian swim star denies taking bribe for backing Rio Olympic bid Russian swimming great Alexander Popov has reacted furiously to allegations he took a bribe in exchange for supporting Rio de Janeiro as host of the 2...
04:00, 07/05/2019

Insys Co-Founder and Former Employees Convicted of Racketeering Conspiracy A federal jury in Boston on Thursday convicted five former executives and managers of Insys Therapeutics Inc. of engaging in a racketeering conspiracy...
13:00, 05/02/2019

Stocks to Watch: Salesforce.com, Insys, United Technologies, and More Salesforce.com, Insys Therapeutics, United Technologies, Barnes & Noble, Dunkin’ Brands, and GameStop are some of the companies with shares expected t...
06:36, 06/10/2019

AbbVie pays $63B to bring US drugmaker Allergan home amid war on drug prices AbbVie's $63 billion takeover of Botox maker Allergan broadens pharmaceutical industry consolidation that may hinder campaigns by President Trump and ...
14:00, 06/25/2019

Trump's ex-lawyer Cohen tells Tom Arnold he's not guilty of some crimes he pleaded guilty to President Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen reportedly told actor Tom Arnold that he is not guilty of some of the crimes to which he ple...
05:49, 04/28/2019

Former Rio de Janeiro governor admits he paid $2 million bribe to host 2016 Olympics The former governor of Rio de Janeiro state said in court testimony on Thursday that he paid $2 million to buy votes to ensure the sprawling Brazilian...
10:00, 07/05/2019

China says Interpol ex-president confesses to bribe taking, wife suspects an imposter Former Interpol President Meng Hongwei confessed Thursday to accepting more than $2 million in bribes, according to a Chinese court  – but Meng's wife...
17:12, 06/20/2019

Teva drops 16% after states accuse drugmaker of conspiring to hike generic drug prices Forty-four U.S. states, led Connecticut Attorney General William Tong, claim 20 drug companies, including Teva, "systematically" divided up the market...
09:36, 05/13/2019

Insys says it may be forced to file for bankruptcy due to litigation cash crunch Insys Therapeutics Inc said on Friday that a cash crunch resulting from legal costs related to a U.S. Justice Department probe into sales practices fo...
03:24, 05/11/2019

Ex-Michigan State University dean found not guilty of sexual misconduct, guilty of neglect in Larry Nassar oversight LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Ex-Michigan State University dean found not guilty of sexual misconduct, guilty of neglect in Larry Nassar oversight....
08:00, 06/12/2019

Former Rio de Janeiro governor tells judge he paid $2 million bribe to host 2016 Olympics The former governor of Rio de Janeiro state said in court testimony on Thursday that he paid $2 million to buy votes to ensure the sprawling Brazilia...
02:48, 07/05/2019

IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe offers bribe to Kawhi Leonard to stay with Raptors James Hinchcliffe, one of IndyCar's most popular driver and a Toronto native, says his bribe offer to Kawhi Leonard is completely serious.  ...
14:48, 06/06/2019

Insys founder John Kapoor convicted in fentanyl bribery case Insys Therapeutics Inc. founder John Kapoor was convicted of racketeering conspiracy involving bribes and kickbacks to physicians who prescribed large...
22:12, 05/02/2019

How to avoid becoming the victim of a ‘sextortion’ scheme Sexual extortion is thriving in the digital age. Electronic blackmail complaints spiked 242 percent last year, with 51,146 incidents — most of them se...
12:00, 06/18/2019

All You Need To Know About Indian Railways Vikalp Scheme IRCTC booking today: The Vikalp scheme is applicable for those holding train ticket bookings with a "waiting" status. Individuals remaining fully wait...
01:36, 05/17/2019

F.C.C. Warns About the ‘One Ring’ Robocall Scheme In the scheme, the phone rings once with no message, prompting some consumers to call back and be connected to a high-billing number, similar to a 900...
03:24, 05/06/2019

DoorDash Says It’s Very Sorry You Noticed Its Tip-Skimming Scheme Food delivery app DoorDash has, for months, doubled down on its policy of systematically skimming customer tips meant for its fleet of contract delive...
14:24, 07/24/2019

BT hands shares to staff in £50m scheme BT is to award shares to its staff as part of a move to drive employee engagement at a time when it is investing heavily in infrastructure and cutting...
02:36, 05/20/2019

MPs fear EU settlement scheme will lead to 'new Windrush' MPs have serious concerns about the scheme by which EU citizens must apply to stay in the UK after Brexit, and fear it will lead to a new Windrush sca...
04:48, 05/30/2019

How the scrappage scheme sold 39,000 Hyundai i10s Scrappage led to a flurry of Hyundai i10s on our roads 10 years on, we look at how the scrappage scheme condemned some great cars to breakers yards,...
12:24, 06/02/2019

Tucson man sentenced for Medicare fraud scheme TUCSON – A licensed podiatrist was sentenced on Friday to 24 months in prison for his role in a scheme that defrauded Medicare out of thousands of dol...
19:12, 05/21/2019

Scammers are using Facebook to run a ‘terrorist donation’ scheme Scammers are using Facebook Messenger and other apps to trick Americans into thinking they gave money to terrorist groups like ISIS and al Qaeda. Acco...
21:48, 05/21/2019

RAC launches EV flat-battery recovery scheme New portable charger has been installed in six patrol vans so far UK-developed device can recharge 99% of electric vehicles stranded at the roadside...
07:36, 05/01/2019

Approval scheme launched for EV-savvy dealers News 15 May, 2019 ‘Electric Vehicle Approved’ dealers will offer expert EV advice to buyers; Government-backed scheme aims to improve co...
04:12, 05/15/2019

Rs 72,000 Will Be Given To Beneficiaries Under NYAY Scheme: Rahul Gandhi Congress president Rahul Gandhi today said if voted to power, Rs 72,000 would be deposited in bank accounts of 5 crore people of the country within on...
05:48, 05/02/2019

| Modi healthcare scheme won hearts, and votes While India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nationalist tub-thumping has been widely credited with his recent election win, another factor was one he...
07:00, 05/29/2019

All You Need To Know About SBI Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS) Senior Citizen Savings Scheme (SCSS), meant for people above the age of 60, offers an interest rate of 8.6 per cent per annum. An individual can open ...
06:24, 07/20/2019

Ecuador frees man wanted in US over Facebook scheme Ecuador has released a New York man and turned down an extradition request from the United States, where he was arrested after falsely claiming he was...
15:48, 06/11/2019

Former MillerCoors VP sentenced for $8 million fraud scheme CHICAGO — A former vice president at MillerCoors was sentenced to 42 months in prison for defrauding the brewer of millions of dollars during a decade...
00:12, 05/17/2019

UK porn block scheme delayed for another six months Ed: The Secretary of state for digital, culture, media and sport has announced that the scheme, commonly known as the UK porn block, has been postpone...
07:12, 06/20/2019

Murray not concerned about lack of scheme reps Cardinals rookie quarterback Kyler Murray says he is not worried that he won't run his offensive scheme in its entirety during the preseason and is co...
22:24, 08/12/2019

Two Men Charged in Pelvic Mesh Removal Scheme An indictment in Brooklyn says a physician and a medical consultant were part of a network that enticed women to have surgery to bolster lawsuit settl...
14:00, 05/24/2019

Inmates accused of sextortion scheme that ended in suicide COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Two South Carolina inmates are charged with blackmailing an Army veteran who then killed himself. Greenville Police Chief Ken Mi...
05:12, 05/13/2019

Minnesota lawyer sentenced to 14 years for porn scheme MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge has sentenced a Minneapolis lawyer to 14 years in prison for running a porn-related scheme. Paul Hansmeier was conv...
14:00, 06/14/2019

Bajaj Pulsar 220F Gets New Matte Red Paint Scheme The Bajaj Pulsar 220F has been introduced with a new Volcanic Red paint scheme in India, priced at Rs. 1.07 lakh (ex-showroom). The colour option is a...
08:24, 08/06/2019

Government Aims To Build 1.95 Crore Houses Under PM's Scheme Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday said the government will build 1.95 crore houses under the Pradhan Mantari Awas Yojna (PMAY) - Gramin over ...
06:00, 07/05/2019

One key supplier is standing by Huawei, but it may not mean much in the grand scheme of things The Mate 20 Pro uses an Arm-based, Huawei-designed, TSMC-manufactured Kirin 980 SoCIt's no big secret that Huawei has found itself in a world of troub...
17:48, 05/23/2019

Could the Cycle to Work scheme start an ebike revolution? New guidance on £1,000 ‘cap’ means more expensive ebikes are available as part of schemeOver the weekend, new guidance on the Cycle to Work scheme was...
13:00, 06/11/2019

Bearded vultures soar again in Alps after breeding scheme Record 35 chicks expected to leave nests this year in successful wildlife comebackThis summer, as the snows finally melt across the Alps, a record 35 ...
04:36, 08/02/2019

Staten Island’s $4.1M deer vasectomy scheme is working After three years of snipping, $4.1 million worth of deer vasectomies have trimmed Staten Island’s randy herd down – by a grand total of 316 animals. ...
14:24, 06/01/2019

Bank CEO Calk charged in scheme to win a job in Trump administration Federal prosecutors on Thursday unsealed criminal charges against Federal Savings Bank CEO Stephen Calk accusing him of corruptly approving high-risk ...
07:48, 05/23/2019

Lawsuit accuses AT&T of running a "bait and switch scheme" Spotted first by Ars Technica, a class action suit was filed against AT&T last week in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. Th...
13:24, 06/25/2019

SBI Annuity Deposit Scheme: Rate Of Interest And Other Details Under SBI (State Bank of India) annuity deposit scheme, the facility of premature payment is available. However, it is permitted only in case of death...
11:00, 05/11/2019

Audi renews hydrogen powertrain development scheme Audi’s most recent fuel cell foray was the 2016 h-tron concept Firm ramps up fuel cell efforts with new prototype amid EV development concerns Audi...
07:00, 05/03/2019

Genovese ‘made’ man cops to loansharking, gambling scheme A “made” man in the Genovese crime family and four alleged associates copped to a slew of illegal scams that paid “tribute” to the mob, po...
09:00, 05/02/2019

How PM Kisan Scheme Helped BJP Win Uttar Pradesh By A Landslide Trudging from village to village in the Mohanlalganj Lok Sabha constituency to decode the mystery behind the BJP's resounding pan-Uttar Pradesh victor...
05:36, 05/31/2019

Former Philadelphia sheriff gets five years in prison in bribery scheme The longest-serving sheriff of Philadelphia, who this year admitted taking some $675,000 in bribes and kickbacks from a local businessman, was sentenc...
15:00, 08/01/2019

Venezuelan Elites Accused of Food Corruption Scheme Three stepsons of President Nicolás Maduro and a Colombian business partner are accused of running a scheme to siphon money meant to feed the country’...
10:48, 07/27/2019

Scheme To Modernize Fishery Sector: Nirmala Sitharaman Presenting the Budget for 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha, Nirmala Sitharaman said fishing and fishermen were closely aligned with farming and were crucial t...
05:00, 07/05/2019

Google to Refund Advertisers After Suit Over Fraud Scheme Google has agreed to refund advertisers for ads purchased through its ad marketplaces that ran on websites with fraudulent traffic, following a lawsui...
16:36, 05/17/2019

Microsoft Will Pay Out $26 Million in Settlement Over Hungarian Bribery Scheme Microsoft will pay out $26 million in a settlement to resolve charges that its staff bribed government officials in Hungary, the Washington Post repor...
00:36, 07/23/2019

Former VW C.E.O. Martin Winterkorn Is Charged by Germany in Diesel Scheme Prosecutors in Germany connected the charges against Martin Winterkorn and four other managers to events that ran from 2006, when the diesel scandal w...
06:48, 04/28/2019

Investigation: Possible scheme between Russia and Italian political party Prosecutors in Milan have opened an investigation into possible charges of international corruption, amid fresh claims that representatives from Matte...
20:48, 07/11/2019

New Jersey man sentenced for role in turtle smuggling scheme COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A New Jersey wildlife trader has been sentenced to two years’ probation for his role in a reptile smuggling ring that stre...
06:36, 06/18/2019

Bolder bottle return scheme could be worth £2bn, say campaigners Restricted scheme would have far less benefit to UK economy, government data suggestsA comprehensive deposit return scheme (DRS) for plastic bottles, ...
01:12, 07/11/2019

Singer R. Kelly charged in sex scheme of kidnapping and payoffs Federal prosecutors on Friday charged Grammy Award-winning singer R. Kelly with kidnapping women and girls for sex, forcibly keeping them under his co...
11:48, 07/12/2019

Running the numbers on an insane scheme to save Antarctic ice Enlarge / Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier sheds some icebergs. Could we... sort of... put them back? (credit: NASA Earth Observatory) Imagine, if y...
01:00, 07/21/2019

Manhattan developer busted in mortgage fraud scheme A noted Upper East Side real estate developer took out fraudulent loans that allowed her to blow millions on Rolexes, jewelry, gold coins and lavish s...
19:48, 07/10/2019

14 more rejected students sue universities, mastermind of admissions scheme Fourteen more students whose applications were rejected by schools tied to the college admissions scandal have filed a class-action lawsuit.  &#...
18:48, 06/18/2019

Microsoft settles corruption charges over bribery scheme Microsoft said it would settle a federal corruption charge that it was involved in an illegal bribery scheme in Hungary and pay $25 million in fines t...
21:24, 07/22/2019

Gove and bosses to hold recycling scheme summit The chief executives of Asda, Greggs and J Sainsbury will hold talks with Michael Gove this week amid growing concern that a series of recycling initi...
05:00, 07/17/2019

2 charged in massive international arms smuggling scheme MIAMI (AP) — Two people have been charged in Florida with orchestrating a massive arms smuggling scheme involving thousands of weapons and parts sent ...
13:12, 06/28/2019

New Ford scrappage scheme offers £2000 for old cars Scheme applies to all models registered before 31 December 2012, regardless of make Deal applies to commercial and passenger vehicles; will run unti...
05:36, 07/01/2019

Former NCAA coach gets 3-month sentence for bribery scheme Emanuel “Book” Richardson, a former University of Arizona basketball coach who admitted to taking bribes to steer players to sports managers when they...
17:48, 06/06/2019

All You Need To Know About PM Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan (SYM) Pension Scheme Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-Dhan (PM-SYM) is a government-sponsored voluntary and contributory pension scheme for unorganised workers. Pension sche...
02:48, 05/01/2019

Chinese Billionaire Indicted in $1.8 Billion Tariff Fraud Scheme Prosecutors say a company, China Zhongwang Holdings Limited, designed a plan to avoid paying aluminum tariffs and defraud investors. Liu Zhongtian, it...
13:48, 07/31/2019

SBI Flexi Deposit Scheme: Tenure, Interest Rates And Other Details For SBI's flexi deposit account, the minimum instalment amount is Rs. 500, and in a financial year, an investor needs to deposit a minimum of Rs. 5,00...
09:24, 06/30/2019

Ex-VW Chief Knew of Diesel Scheme Years Earlier Than He Admitted, S.E.C. Says The allegation, included in a lawsuit accusing the carmaker of defrauding investors, is likely to bolster claims by investors seeking billions of doll...
06:48, 04/28/2019

Include Battery Swapping For Incentives Under FAME-II Scheme: FICCI Industry chamber FICCI called for the inclusion of battery swapping model of charging for incentives under FAME-II scheme on Friday to help the accele...
08:00, 06/30/2019

SEC Accuses Major U.S. Landlord of Running 'Ponzi Scheme-Like' Scam The federal government accused one of the nation’s largest landlords of running a “Ponzi scheme-like” effort using cash from small investors and of mi...
16:24, 05/22/2019

Government's price-cap scheme faces delays, with some products unavailable The Macri government's decision to implement the price-cap scheme drew criticism last week, as the 2019 electoral season heats up and the government s...
05:53, 04/28/2019

LED Bulbs Distributed Under Ujala Scheme Saving Rs 18,342 Crore Annually Union Budget: The main objective of the Ujala scheme is to promote efficient lighting, enhance awareness on using efficient equipment which reduces el...
05:00, 07/05/2019

Britain to launch new scheme to pay households for unused renewable power Britain will launch a new scheme to pay households producing energy from renewable sources, such as solar panels, for their surplus electricity, the g...
18:00, 06/08/2019

Texas family charged in scheme to buy Masters tickets fraudulently Four members of a family from Texas face charges over a scheme to illegally obtain Masters tickets and resell them for a profit.    &#...
14:12, 04/28/2019

He was abducted and forced into a deadly scheme to extort marijuana from his father Young entrepreneur Curtis Jenkins III from Camden was kidnapped and killed after being lured to Fairview address, authorities say.    ...
07:24, 07/05/2019

UK government doubles investment in residential charging point scheme Additional £2.5 million will improve EV infrastructure to support owners in suburban areas The UK government has pledged an additional £2.5 million f...
19:00, 08/13/2019

Italy's Salvini says citizen's income scheme needs reviewing: paper Italy's Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini said on Wednesday the citizen's income scheme introduced earlier this year would need reviewing if the Le...
23:00, 08/13/2019

Five Things To Know About Kisan Vikas Patra Small Savings Scheme The KVP can be purchased at any departmental post office. A nomination facility is available. KVP certificates can be transferred from one person to a...
02:48, 05/01/2019

Government To Issue Rules For Non-Banking Lenders Asset Buy Scheme The government has received a proposal from the RBI on the draft modalities of the credit guarantee scheme, which would be operationalised by the RBI....
19:12, 08/06/2019

Impoverished French given poor quality meat in fraud scheme PARIS (AP) — French authorities have launched an investigation into an alleged fraud scheme involving French and Polish companies suspected of providi...
09:00, 06/07/2019

TPG Says Executive Introduced Colleagues to College Admissions Scheme’s Leader William E. McGlashan Jr., who was fired after being named in the scandal, connected members of the deal team to William Singer for business discussion...
09:12, 04/28/2019

Bentley to launch short-term rental scheme for owners The service for Bentley owners, already available in America, will arrive in London early next year Bentley will launch a mobility service for its ...
03:48, 08/02/2019

Siemens pips GE in race for Iraq's $14 billion electricity scheme Siemens is well placed to win the bulk of orders flowing from a $14 billion scheme to rebuild Iraq's electricity infrastructure following years of war...
10:24, 04/30/2019

Tokyo-Vegas investment chief gets 50 years in Ponzi scheme LAS VEGAS (AP) — The former head of a Tokyo and Las Vegas investment firm has been sentenced to 50 years in a U.S. prison for bilking thousands of Jap...
12:48, 05/23/2019

UPS sued for workers’ role in $100M timber Ponzi scheme MADISON, Miss. (AP) — A UPS store in Madison, Mississippi, is being sued for its workers’ role in a Ponzi scheme that cost investors about $100 ...
01:48, 05/30/2019

Las Vegas businessman gets 50 years prison in $1.5 billion Ponzi scheme A federal judge on Thursday sentenced a former Las Vegas medical billing company operator who prosecutors called the ringleader of a $1.5 billion Ponz...
17:36, 05/23/2019

"Photoshop Government": Congress Attacks PM Modi Over Flagship Scheme The Congress on Wednesday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi, calling the central government he heads "a photoshop government". Jaiveer Shergill, a...
15:12, 05/08/2019

Deposit scheme could dramatically reduce plastic waste – report Analysis says DRS would stop thousands of tonnes of waste entering English rivers and seaA comprehensive deposit return scheme in England could preven...
05:00, 06/14/2019

New Zealand launches post-mosque attack gun buyback scheme The government hopes the gun buyback scheme will rid society of the rapid-fire type used in the white supremacist attack on two Christchurch mosques. ...
05:48, 06/20/2019

Scotland launches 20p deposit scheme for drinks cans and bottles Refundable charge to be added to glass and plastic bottles and drinks cans sold in any shopConsumers in Scotland will have to pay a 20p deposit on eve...
12:24, 05/08/2019

U.S. Sanctions Venezuelan Elites for Alleged Food Corruption Scheme Three stepsons of President Nicolás Maduro and a Colombian business partner are accused of running a scheme to siphon money meant to feed the country’...
14:48, 07/25/2019

Microsoft to Pay $26 Million to Settle Probe Into Hungarian Kickback Scheme Microsoft will pay $26 million to settle claims that it violated the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act when a handful of Hungarian employees inflated marg...
01:48, 07/23/2019

Farmer Suicides Increased After UPA's Loan Waiver Scheme: Government Suicides by farmers increased after a loan waiver of Rs 70,000 crore was announced by the previous UPA government in 2008, Union minister Parshottam R...
03:00, 07/09/2019

Love Wizard Gets Two Years in Prison for Online Sextortion Scheme An Argentine man who advertised services to help lonely victims find love using witchcraft and spells before extorting them over sexually explicit vid...
10:36, 05/07/2019

Sadiq Khan criticised after just 35 out of 75,000 employees take up scheme to help with childcare costs Sadiq Khan's record has been criticised after it emerged that only 35 parents had taken up a childcare deposit scheme out of more than 75,000 employee...
10:36, 06/16/2019

Carpenters union bigs took bribes in membership scheme: feds Top union brass for the Brooklyn and Manhattan chapters of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters were hauled into court Wednesday on charges that they ...
14:36, 07/10/2019

Newman to race in Oscar Mayer throwback scheme at Darlington DARLINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Ryan Newman won’t be an Oscar Mayer weiner, just run in a car painted like the hot dog maker during Darlington Raceway&#...
18:36, 05/28/2019

Saudi Arabia launches special residency scheme for expats Saudi Arabia launched on Sunday their new special residency scheme similar to green card systems applicable in other countries, aimed at attracting we...
06:12, 06/23/2019

Gold Bond Scheme To Open Next In August And September. How To Invest Gold bond scheme: Sovereign Gold Bond is a certificate scheme in which the Reserve Bank of India issues bonds on behalf of Government of India, throug...
05:36, 07/19/2019

2 Crore Houses To Be Built In Villages Under PM Housing Scheme: President Nearly two crore houses will be built in villages under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana in the next three years, President Ram Nath Kovind said on Thur...
08:12, 06/20/2019

World Trade Center contractors indicted for ‘pay-to-play’ scheme A trio of crooked contractors was busted for a “pay-to-play” bribery scheme involving the construction of the World Trade Center, authorities said. Ja...
10:00, 05/30/2019

Consumers lose thousands to fake credit repair scheme Want to add 100 points or more to your credit score? Consumers pay thousands in upfront fees to clear up bad credit but have little to show.  &#...
15:24, 07/05/2019

Germany's halted autobahn toll scheme cost €53 million, so far The transport minister faces a grilling in the Bundestag over a contentious policy rejected by European courts. Prior to the session, he released unre...
08:36, 06/25/2019

New Zealand's "Buy-Back" Scheme For Guns Banned After Christchurch Attack New Zealand's government on Thursday launched a multibillion-dollar, six-month "buy-back" scheme to compensate owners of powerful but newly banned sem...
22:36, 06/19/2019

Sony won't sell off its mobile unit Sony has no plans to sell or shut down its smartphone business, believing the unit to be an important strategic asset in its efforts to sell other pro...
04:24, 05/23/2019

VW aims to raise $2B from truck unit IPO A successful IPO of VW's Traton heavy-trucks unit would generate funds for the automaker's EV push and for Traton's expansion outside of its main Euro...
13:24, 06/14/2019

Thyssenkrupp says it still wants to float its elevators unit Thyssenkrupp on Monday said it was sticking to plans to float its elevator business after a media report said the conglomerate was planning to start ...
07:00, 07/08/2019

|REMINDER:WhattheNugentcommissionsaidabouttheSARS'rogue'unit Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has ruled that the established of an investigative unit within the SA Revenue Service in 2007 was unlawful. Fin24 ...
17:00, 07/05/2019

VW Ups Its Investment in Ford's Self-Driving Car Unit Volkswagen has agreed to invest around $2.6 billion in Ford’s autonomous-vehicle partner, Argo AI, in a deal that expands an alliance struck earlier t...
10:48, 07/12/2019

Nike aims sneaker subscriber scheme at $10 billion U.S. kids market Nike Inc will launch a new subscription service for kids sneakers this week that seeks to woo parents with an offer of fewer nightmarish trips to the ...
06:26, 08/12/2019

South Africa targeted in $135,000-a-day Bitcoin ‘Ponzi scheme,’ thousands duped Thousands of people in South Africa may have been duped in what’s thought to be a Bitcoin Ponzi scheme.  According to a local report, residents in Lad...
05:00, 07/04/2019

Berkshire Hathaway sells insurer accused of ‘reverse Ponzi scheme’ Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway has agreed to sell Applied Underwriters, a workers’ compensation insurer that has been stuck under a cloud o...
13:36, 06/28/2019

26 Lakh People Treated Under Ayushman Bharat Scheme So Far: President Kovind Around 26 Lakh people have availed treatment so far in several hospitals across the country under the Ayushman Bharat scheme since its launch in Septe...
08:12, 06/20/2019