House Democrats' Anti-Corruption Push Resonates Well Beyond the Beltway

State momentum builds for voting and campaign-finance fixes, both emulating and advancing the case for national democracy reforms.


This Fortnite Money Laundering Scandal Is A Helpful Reminder That Money Isn't Real

Humans create economic value through labor and the production/distribution of goods and services, and then attempt to quantify that value using money.


Web of corruption blown wide open

The Zondo Commission resumed public hearings for 2019 in spectacular fashion- with explosive testimony from a surprise witness.


Corruption is like a hole in the head

Look around you and see. You can't miss it. It's like a horror movie beamed on a big screen and in public glare. You hate to watch it; but it's in your face.


Fortnite V-Bucks linked to large-scale money laundering scheme

Fortnite's audience and reach are peerless, so it's no surprise to see it attract some strange legal issues.


Deutsche Bank Confirms Internal Probe Over Money Laundering Scandal

Deutsche Bank AG (DB - Get Report) has launched a second internal investigation into its role in a money laundering scandal uncovered at an Estonian branch of Danske Bank, the company's CEO said.


First Black African To Become Interpol Assistant Director- Who Is New IGP Abubakar Adamu?

He served in the Interpol Headquarters in Lyon, France as a specialized officer in Economic and Financial Crime directorate, where he rose to become the first black African to be the Assistant Director in the Interpol headquarters in Lyon, France.


Ex-Miami DEA Agent Allegedly Part of Huge Colombian Drug-Money-Laundering Ring

While living in Cartagena, Colombia, Jose Irizarry allegedly held lavish yacht parties with bikini-clad prostitutes.


Suicide, money laundering and match-fixing: the US$4.2 billion scourge of illegal gambling in Asia

The Asian Racing Federation's research paper shows that unregulated betting is growing quicker than the legal alternative throughout the region


Warren tests anti-corruption theme to cheers in Iowa

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren is introducing herself to influential Iowa Democrats by telling her personal story of economic opportunity, trying to lay claim in the emerging 2020 presidential field as a champion for a middle class she says is withering under President Donald Trump


House Democrats open session with anti-corruption bill

It isn't your usual bill, the "For The People Act" introduced Friday by House Democrats.


Guatemala bars entry to UN-sponsored corruption investigator

Authorities in Guatemala were holding a member of a U.N.-sponsored anti-corruption commission in the capital's airport on Sunday, refusing him entry to the country in an escalation of tensions between the government and the commission.


Iran approves anti-money laundering bill to ease foreign trade

A powerful Iranian council approved an anti-money laundering bill yesterday, state media reported, a major step towards reforms that would bring Iran into line with global norms and could facilitate foreign trade in the face of US sanctions.


Federal prosecutors accuse multiple Colorado restaurants of drug money laundering

Almansitas Mexican Food restaurant in Greeley is one of 17 restaurants implicated in a federal drug trafficking and money laundering investigation, with each of those restaurants having their accounts frozen and assets seized by federal authorities.


What drives a public official to white-collar crime? 'Greed'

Buncombe County officials illegally used taxpayer dollars to enrich themselves, paying for daytime shopping trips, private phone bills, meals, vacations, spa treatments and other personal pleasures, according to federal indictments.


Warren's message on corruption and corporations could reshape the 2020 Democratic primary

Analysis: The Massachusetts Democrat's focus on reining in big business and cleaning up government could put rivals on the spot if they aren't careful.


Duterte to Filipinos: Help defeat drugs, corruption

President Duterte yesterday urged Filipinos to join the fight against social ills and to learn from the lessons of the past as the nation welcomes the New Year.


Mahathir's New Year wish: Wipe out corruption

Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said he has one big wish for the new year - for the new Malaysian government to wipe out corruption.


Brussels seeks tougher anti-money laundering controls

EU needs to step up response after spate of scandals, says Valdis Dombrovskis


Former UT-Austin director indicted on counts of theft, money laundering and abuse of official capacity

A spokesman said the University of Texas at Austin has already taken steps to improve its spending procedures.

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