RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Political Corruption

A collection of news and information related to Political Corruption published by this site and its partners.

Top Political Corruption Articles

Displaying items 34-44
  • Montebello settles with developer over controversial housing project

     
    City officials in Montebello announced Thursday that a developer has agreed to repay the city $1.3 million to settle a lawsuit over a proposed affordable housing project that became a flashpoint for questions about political corruption and mismanagement...
  • L.A. mayoral race rival accuses Greuel of campaigning on city time

     
    L.A. mayoral candidate Kevin James accused rival Wendy Greuel of unlawfully using her position as city controller to advance her campaign for mayor....
  • Ex-Cudahy official gets probation, not prison, in pot bribe case

     
    A former official in the southeast Los Angeles County city of Cudahy was sentenced to five years probation Monday -- far less than the prison term prosecutors recommended -- for his part in taking $17,000 in bribes from a man......
  • Maternity hotels help women give birth in U.S. [Google+ hangout]

     
    Times immigration reporter Cindy Chang will join city editor Shelby Grad at 2 p.m. today in a Google+ hangout to discuss "maternity hotels," which cater to pregnant women from Chinese-speaking nations who want an American-citizen newborn. The women pay...
  • Survivalist themes in TV shows, movies tap into fear of the big fall

    Survivalist themes in TV shows, movies tap into fear of the big fall
    Frankly, it sounded pretty stupid. For reasons unknown, electricity fails worldwide, sending humanity into a post-technological free-fall. Weeds grow in the Capitol (very "Logan's Run"), young women defend their families with bows and arrows (very "Hunger...
  • California state workers committed bribery, mail fraud, auditor says

     
    California state workers cited by auditor for misconduct...
  • Former Rosemead mayor changes plea in bribery case

     
    A former Rosemead mayor whose bid for a state Assembly seat was cut short when he pleaded guilty to a federal bribery charge has changed his plea to not guilty, citing new information that might discredit an informant who helped......
  • Skelton: 'Lincoln' provides political lessons from the past

     
    Any politicians looking for inspiration should head to their nearest movie theater, says George Skelton in his Thursday column. "The movie “Lincoln” should be required viewing for all elected chief executives from president to mayor," he...
  • Former O.C. Sheriff Carona wants prison sentence cut in half

     
    Attorneys for the former Orange County sheriff convicted of witness tampering have filed a motion to reduce the lawman's 66-month prison sentence by almost half. In the motion, lawyers for Michael Carona argued that the sentence handed down in 2009 by U....
  • Greek journalist acquitted in breach-of-privacy case

     
    An Athens court on Thursday acquitted a Greek journalist accused of breaching privacy and data protection laws for publishing a list of more than 2,000 Greeks with Swiss bank accounts....
  • Taiwan unnerved by arrests over alleged spying for China

     
    Taiwan has arrested three retired military officers on suspicion of spying for China, allegations that have unsettled lawmakers fearful that state secrets could be leaked to Beijing. The accused include the former chief of political warfare at the...