Ralph Janvey has spent years searching for billions lost in the Stanford Ponzi scheme. CNBC's Scott Cohn sits down with him in an exclusive interview.» Read More
The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged Diageo, one of the world’s largest producers of premium alcoholic beverages, with widespread violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. The SEC alleges that Diageo made improper payments to government officials in India, Thailand and South Korea over a period of six years.
DoubleLine Capital CEO Jeffrey Gundlach has made a lot of money calculating where the bond market will go. But his former employer goes to court today to try to prove Gundlach miscalculated when he prepared to start DoubleLine while still employed at TCW.
Here, we take a look at a full baker's dozen of the most successful gangster movies of all time based on inflation-adjusted box office sales.
Breaking her silence and shedding her anonymity, the hotel maid who says she was sexually assaulted by former IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn says she wants him to go to jail.
A UK Member of Parliament has written to the board of News Corp calling for Rupert and James Murdoch to be suspended over phone hacking at the company.
Investor complaints about the long delays and puny payouts from the receiver in charge of rounding up assets from Allen Stanford's alleged $7 billion ponzi scheme have prompted an SEC investigation of the receiver.
Following Wednesday's indictments of 17 people accused of running a $7 million prostitution ring, all of the websites allegedly operated by the accused are still up—and at least one of them is still "servicing" callers.
CNBC.com collected the annual salaries of employees in 10 high-earning government jobs, and compared them with salaries from the same jobs in the private sector. Check out the list!
Danielle Chiesi just gave one of the weirdest post-sentencing press conferences a convict has ever given.
David Cameron told the British parliament of his regrets over hiring former News Corp employee Andy Coulson, who was arrested over phone-hacking allegations.
An influential committee of British lawmakers has condemned News International's actions on phone hacking and accused News Corp's British newspaper wing of trying to "deliberately thwart" the police investigation into the initial allegations.
Rupert Murdoch, his son James and Rebekah Brooks, the former News of the World editor who used to run their British newspaper empire News International, face grilling by a committee of MPs later on Tuesday.
When it comes to shoplifting the rich are different — they steal more, according to Rachel Shteir, author of the new book "The Steal,"
A train transporting defense gear from Romania to Bulgaria was broken into and military equipment went missing, Romanian military prosecutors said in a statement on Sunday.
At best, former Scotland Yard senior officers acknowledged in interviews, the police have been lazy, incompetent and too cozy with the people they should have regarded as suspects. The New York Times reports.
The hotel maid who accused former International Monetary Fund chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn of sexual assault remains on the payroll of New York's Sofitel Hotel, CNBC has learned from a source close to the investigation.
If you live in Los Angeles, you know that this weekend the 405 freeway will be completely shut down—completely—between the 10 and the 101 freeways. They're calling it "Carmageddon," and it is the end of the world as we know it. This is a town where freeways are more important than world peace.
There's a long list of hedge fund managers—and their co-conspirators—brought down by an FBI wiretap.
The British parliament will unite on Wednesday to urge Rupert Murdoch to drop plans to further expand his media empire in a move unthinkable before a phone hacking scandal exploded just two weeks ago.
Speculation has been building about who might want to buy the other newspapers owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp in the UK, after the News of the World closure.
Aubrey Lee Price, a former bank director wanted by the FBI in connection with a multi-million dollar investment scheme was arrested during a traffic stop by the Glynn County Sheriff’s department on Dec. 31st in Brunswick, Ga. Price allegedly faked his own death by disappearing off a Key West ferry in 2012. Although Florida issued a death certificate, the FBI suspected Price was still alive.
Eric Bartoli was arrested Dec. 11 in Peru. He he been on the run for almost a decade, wanted for his alleged involvement in stealing millions from investors in the U.S. and Latin America.
The accused mastermind of a $65 million scam featured on "American Greed: The Fugitives" has been apprehended by authorities.