Alstom SA has pleaded guilty and will pay $772 million in criminal penalties to settle bribery charges with the U.S. Justice Department.» Read More
UBS, the biggest Swiss bank, is the target of a widening tax evasion investigation in France, a spokeswoman for the Paris prosecutor's office said.
CNBC's John Harwood, reveals the highlights of a new NBC News-Wall Street Journal poll that shows recent political turmoil has had only a modest impact so far on the president's standing.
Apple's court battle with the Department of Justice may not have much effect on e-book costs. Prices were already dropping.
The tech giant is defending itself in a Manhattan court against charges of price-fixing, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
The Swiss government says banks can sidestep secrecy laws to disclose clients' names in a move intended to help resolve a long-running tax dispute with the U.S.
Congressional Republicans accused leaders of the IRS of lying as they opened the first in a series of hearings about the agency's targeting of conservative groups.
Jared Bernstein, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies; and Lawrence Bossidy, former Honeywell Chmn. & CEO, discuss the political fallout in the aftermath of the tax agency targeting conservative groups.
CNBC's John Harwood; and Ben White, POLITICO, discuss the political fallout from the IRS targeting of conservative groups.
President Obama said IRS conduct targeting conservative groups for extra tax scrutiny was "inexcusable" and that acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller is out.
House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner suggesting jail time over the IRS's targeting of conservative groups for extra scrutiny.
Holder told Congress that a serious national security leak required the gathering of AP telephone records as he stood by a probe in which he insisted he had no involvement.
CNBC's Eamon Javers takes a look at the news organization's claim that the government secretly spied on phone lines used by several of its reporters in a broad surveillance campaign.
Robert Belair, Arnall Golden Gregory partner, discusses what Bloomberg must do to rebuild its brand after a privacy breach disclosed reporters had accessed information on clients' accounts.
The Associated Press is calling the Justice Department's secret monitoring of its phone calls a "massive and unprecedented intrusion," reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
The cell hacked into credit card processors to steal MasterCard debit card data, which it used to make about 36,000 transactions over 10 hours, the Justice Department said.
CNBC's Andrea Day reports that Novartis is accused of wining and dining doctors in places like Hooters. Meanwhile countries across Europe are cutting corporate rates. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, (R-UT), says U.S. companies would bring back profits if rates were lower.
Rob Sands, President & CEO of Constellation Brands talks with CNBC's David Faber, about the company's settlement with regulators, allowing it to move forward in its purchase of Grupo Modelo; a move that will transform the wine seller to a beer giant.
There's a positive development in the Justice Department's case against Constellation Brands, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
The Department of Justice is in advanced stages on an investigation into JPMorgan's London "Whale" trades, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.
Criticized for letting Wall Street off the hook, the Justice Department is building a new model for prosecuting big banks.