A federal judge dismissed drug-trafficking and corruption charges, granting an extraordinary request prosecutors said was made out of foreign-policy concerns and driven by Attorney General William Barr.
The president’s continuing election challenges and late-night firing of a cybersecurity official rankled some Republicans in Congress, where lawmakers are negotiating pandemic aid and trying to avoid a shutdown.
The beverage giant placed too much of its profit in its foreign operations instead of its higher-taxed domestic parent company, a U.S. Tax Court judge ruled.
President Trump and his allies have filed lawsuits alleging election irregularities or improper ballot-counting procedures in five states where President-elect Joe Biden leads. Here is a guide to the lawsuits.
The battery problem has been the source of one of the most prominent legal challenges involving the iPhone since its 2007 debut.
The judge overseeing the Justice Department’s antitrust lawsuit against Google said he hoped to set an initial schedule for the case in December, while a government lawyer indicated the department had more than 100 potential witnesses.
Between Covid-19 pressures and more than 95,000 sexual-abuse claims, the survival of the Boy Scouts of America is on the line in bankruptcy court, lawyers for the national youth group said.
The Army will reconsider thousands of cases of soldiers who left the service under less-than-honorable conditions, part of a class-action settlement that could allow for expanded access to federal and state veterans benefits.
Henry O’Sullivan, an outside adviser, was paid on 10 Wirecard deals, some of which are the focus of investigators trying to unravel the company’s collapse
A county canvassing board voted to certify the Nov. 3 election results, officials said, hours after the bipartisan panel deadlocked on the matter—and sent the state’s election into uncertainty.
The U.S. Department of Justice said it would drop charges against Mexico’s former defense minister, arrested last month for allegedly taking bribes from drug gangs, and return him to Mexico.
President Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani claimed in federal court that the presidential election had been marred by voter fraud, particularly because of the prevalence of mail-in ballots.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Working Group on Bribery in International Business Transactions, in a report published Tuesday, lauded the U.S. for raising the level of enforcement of its Foreign Corrupt Practices Act since its last evaluation by the group in 2010.
A bankruptcy judge approved an $8.34 billion settlement between Purdue Pharma and the Justice Department that requires the drugmaker to plead guilty to three felonies over its marketing and distribution of OxyContin.
The Justice Department’s civil-rights division said troubling conditions within Massachusetts Department of Correction facilities have resulted in prisoners dying or seriously injuring themselves while on mental-health watch.
From Jan 1. through Sunday, the city has recorded 1,359 shootings, an increase of nearly 95% from the same period last year, according to NYPD data.
The first installment of Steve McQueen’s five-film anthology about Black life in Britain during the ’70s and ’80s looks at a criminal trial that revolved around a small restaurant and a West Indian immigrant community.
Businesses could be forced to adopt strict encryption practices and ensure the personal data of Europeans can’t be decrypted if companies move that information to the U.S. and other countries outside the EU, the draft rules said.
President Trump’s bid to contest Michigan’s election results has fueled a fierce partisan dispute over allegations of misconduct at Detroit’s absentee-ballot counting center.
Peter Brand was arrested along with a parent who federal prosecutors say conspired to pay the coach more than $1.5 million to secure spots at the school for his two sons.