| Jul 9, 2013
| 1:29 PM
In Zimbabwe, women delivering babies at a hospital were reportedly charged $5 for every scream. In Bangladesh, corrupt building practices were believed to have contributed to the collapse of a garment factory complex that killed more than 1,000 people....
| Jul 15, 2013
| 12:48 PM
MADRID -- Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Monday refused to bow to opposition demands that he resign, even as his party's former treasurer testified in court that Rajoy had accepted bribes for years.
Luis Barcenas, the disgraced former money...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Opening day at Del Mar on Wednesday brought out more than just partygoers and horse racing fans. It's the day for the fabulous hat contest, and people showed up with their greatest imaginations on display on their heads.
Hats with cherries, hats with...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone was indicted by German prosecutors on bribery charges, raising questions about his continued leadership of the international racing series, according to media reports Wednesday.
The indictment was not unexpected....
| Jul 24, 2013
| 8:01 PM
BEIJING – Bo Xilai, the charismatic former Chinese Communist Party boss of Chongqing who was purged last year and whose wife was convicted of poisoning a British business associate, has been charged with bribery, corruption and abuse of power,...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 6:31 AM
A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department deputy accused of raping women and soliciting bribes while on duty is due in court Wednesday morning.
Jose Rigaberto Sanchez, 28, was arrested at his home Monday night without incident after a nearly...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:10 PM
A Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputy was arrested Monday evening on suspicion of crimes including rape and soliciting bribes, authorities said.
Jose Rigaberto Sanchez, 28, was taken into custody without incident at his home in Los Angeles...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Two days after a Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy allegedly kidnapped and raped a female motorist, he solicited sex from a second female driver in front of a witness, prosecutors said Wednesday.
Jose Rigaberto Sanchez, 28, is charged with 11...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 1:24 PM
MADRID -- At a special session of parliament on Thursday, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy denied accepting bribes, refused to resign or call early elections, and heaped blame for a corruption scandal on a former close colleague now behind bars....
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Los Angeles County supervisors are slated to appoint a new acting head in the assessor’s office, which has been rocked by allegations that Assessor John Noguez and others traded bribes for lower property tax bills.
Noguez, who was elected assessor...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:35 PM
LONDON – British prosecutors on Tuesday charged four journalists from the Sun and Daily Mirror newspapers and five public officials with bribery offenses, in the latest legal action stemming from an ongoing investigation into media misconduct.