| May 17, 2013
| 7:20 PM
As if you didn't know this already, we're coddling criminals in America.
By that I don't mean the petty drug dealers, three-strikes necklace-snatchers and other mooks filling up our state prisons; many of them are doing hard time. I'm talking about...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 7:13 PM
An advocacy group filed a complaint Wednesday with the California Public Utilities Commission alleging that Southern California Edison manipulated inflation calculations to recover more money from ratepayers for defective replacement steam generators at...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 7:43 PM
In response to a complaint filed by a former San Diego city attorney, an administrative judge with the California Public Utilities Commission has ordered Southern California Edison to file an accounting of its costs to replace steam generators at the........
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:43 PM
Former Angles baseball player Doug DeCinces and three others were indicted on insider trading charges for allegedly using non-public information to buy stock in a Santa Ana medical device company, federal authorities said Wednesday afternoon....
| Aug 7, 2012
| 2:23 PM
A Long Beach man faces up to five years in federal prison after admitting his role Tuesday in orchestrating a "pump-and-dump stock scheme" around a sports drink company built around the name of Notre Dame football legend Daniel E. “Rudy”...
| May 23, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. continues to get heat for its hiring practices, with the Securities and Exchange Commission and now federal prosecutors looking into the company.
Earlier this week, the U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia told the...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The Securities and Exchange Commission charged Illinois with securities fraud, accusing the state of misleading municipal investors over pension fund obligations, the regulatory agency said Monday.
An investigation determined the state failed to...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Federal regulators are investigating whether onetime junk-bond czar Michael Milken violated his lifetime ban from the securities industry, according to a published report.
Milken is allowed to manage his own wealth but is barred from running money for...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 10:18 AM
If you're concerned about corporate crime, 2012 looked like a pretty successful year for the good guys.
The Thousand Oaks biotech giant Amgen paid $762 million in fines and penalties and pleaded guilty to a federal charge related to illegal marketing of...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 8:15 AM
NEW YORK -- A former senior KPMG auditor's leaks could threaten the reputation of one of the country's biggest accounting firms, industry experts said.
Auditors like Scott London, a former senior partner in KPMG's office in Los Angeles, are privy to...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 12:20 PM
The KPMG insider trading scam was far more profitable than earlier known and went longer than thought.
Scott London, the disgraced ex-auditor from KPMG's office in Los Angeles, has been charged in a federal complaint with one count of conspiracy to...