House lawmakers heap blistering criticism on Wells Fargo CEO
Angry lawmakers heaped another round of blistering criticism on Wells Fargo's CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices and when any concerns ...
6 emerging writers win film academy's Nicholl FellowshipsLOS ANGELES (AP) ? Six emerging screenwriters are getting a boost from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
British royal kids make rare appearance in Canada
More than another call: Chief talks about school shooting
When two volunteer firefighters rolled up to an elementary school shooting, they said they found only a wrecked black pickup truck at the playground. There was no gunman, and no one inside the truck. Within ...
Clinton accuses Trump of violating Cuba embargo in 1990s
Democrat Hillary Clinton on Thursday accused Donald Trump of breaking the law by violating the US trade embargo with Cuba, after a report emerged alleging her White House rival's company spent money there without Washington's approval. Clinton and her team highlighted a Newsweek report that documented a 1998 trip to the communist-ruled island by Trump Hotels & Casino Resorts executives, who were looking into seeking a foothold in the country in the event the United States were to loosen its decades-old embargo. The magazine said it studied documents that show the Trump company spent at least $68,000 in Cuba when expenditures in the Caribbean country were illegal without US government approval.
Och-Ziff to pay over $400 million to settle foreign bribery charges
As part of a deal with the Justice Department, Och-Ziff subsidiary OZ Africa Management GP, LLC, pleaded guilty on Thursday in federal court in Brooklyn to violating the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act in connection with a specific scheme to bribe officials in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
The Latest: Mayor says train crash victim was from Hoboken
1 dead, over 100 hurt in train crash at New Jersey station
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) ? A rush-hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing one person and injuring more than 100 others in a grisly wreck that renewed questions about whether long-delayed automated safety technology could have prevented tragedy.
Senator: Education Dept. mishandling Corinthian student debt
Sen. Elizabeth Warren accused the Education Department on Thursday of moving forward with debt collection against nearly 80,000 former students of Corinthian Colleges, despite federal and state findings ...
Release of California police shooting video demanded