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Illinois Mayor Louis Presta latest charged in red-light camera scandal

Crestwood, Illinois, Mayor Louis Presta, 69, was indicted on bribery and fraud charges Aug. 7, by the U.S. District Court of Chicago. Presta pled not...

Former McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook fights for his severance 

Ex-CEO Steve Easterbrook, 53,  responded to McDonald’s lawsuit that aims at taking back his separation package. When he was fired “without cause” in November...

MyPayrollHR CEO Michael Mann pleads guilty to 12 counts of fraud 

Former Valuewise/MyPayrollHR owner Michael Mann plead guilty on Wednesday to engineering a complex $100 million bank fraud. He admitted to a 6-year scheme that...
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Gene Levoff denied motion to dismiss, will face insider trading charges

The U.S. District Court for New Jersey shot down Gene Levoff’s motion to dismiss his indictment on Wednesday. He will face charges for insider...

Svetlana Tikhanovskaya flees Belarus following election results

Belarus opposition leader, Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, has fled to Lithuania with her children following last weekend’s election results which gave incumbent dictator Alexander Lukashenko 80%...

Ex-Nissan CEO Ghosn writes tell-all book, accomplices’ bail denied

In an interview with Al Arabiya TV, the former head of Nissan shared details of his new book scheduled for release at the end...

Hong Kong authorities raid Next Digital; tycoon Jimmy Lai arrested

Hong Kong authorities raided Next Digital’s headquarters and arrested media tycoon Jimmy Lai on Monday under the pretext of a new controversial national security...

Lebanon Prime Minister Hassan Diab resigns following Beirut explosion

On Monday, Lebanon’s Prime Minister Hassan Diab announced his resignation in a brief televised address following a massive explosion that rocked Beirut earlier last...

Belarus elections take dark turn, police begin brutal protest crackdown

Belarus elections on Sunday have resulted in increased tensions between democratic opposition protestors and the Lukashenko regime which have finally boiled over with reports...

Belarus presidential election: Lukashenko leading in multiple regions

The Belarus presidential election has finally arrived with exit polls showing dictator Alexander Lukashenko leading in multiple regions across the country. Fraught with hope and...

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Plans for New Voting Restrictions to Reduce Alleged Voting Fraud

Nationwide, legislators are collaborating on new voting policies and restrictions to increase security and decrease voter fraud. These policy changes are meant to encourage...