Articles Tagged 'corruption'
Ex-Maryland lawmaker accused of accepting more than $30K in bribes
A former Maryland state delegate who represented parts of the city of Baltimore is facing federal charges of honest services wire fraud and accepting more… READ MORE
Nerves fray, tempers flare as Venezuela blackout hits fourth day
CARACAS, March 10 (Reuters) – Furious Venezuelans lined up to buy water and fuel on Sunday as the country endured a fourth day of a… READ MORE
Weah sworn in as Liberian president, vows to end corruption
George Weah, the former international soccer star who won the presidency of Liberia last month, promised a crackdown on endemic corruption as he was sworn… READ MORE
Dismissed juror causes chaos at Menendez trial
After just one day of deliberations that started fresh with an alternate replacing a juror who left last week, the jury in the bribery trial… READ MORE
Brazile blasts ‘incompetence’ in response to email hack at Wasserman Schultz-led DNC
Donna Brazile’s newly released 2016 campaign tell-all accuses the FBI and the Democratic National Committee she used to lead of a bungled response to the… READ MORE
Donna Brazile: I found ‘proof’ the DNC rigged the nomination for Hillary Clinton
The fix was in after all.
Last year’s presidential primary between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders was rigged by the Democratic National Committee – just… READ MORE
CASH FLOW PROBLEM: Indicted Dem Spent Campaign $$ After Loss
The campaign committee of former Rep. Corrine Brown, D-Fla., who is currently on trial for corruption charges, spent thousands on hotels and small travel expenses… READ MORE
Cuomo confidantes hit with corruption charges
Federal charges were filed Thursday against nine people connected to Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s upstate development projects, including his former top aide, Joseph Percoco, and his… READ MORE
75% in U.S. See Widespread Government Corruption
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Three in four Americans (75%) last year perceived corruption as widespread in the country’s government. This figure is up from two in… READ MORE
Mayor of NJ’s capital arrested in corruption probe
TRENTON, N.J. â€” The mayor of New Jersey’s capital city has been released from federal custody on $150,000 bond after being arrested on a charge of corruption.
Trenton MayorÂ Tony MackÂ said nothing as he left the federal courthouse in Trenton on Monday afternoon. His attorney also declined to comment on the case brought against Mack in an FBI sting… READ MORE