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  • France Expands Inquiry of Tax Evasion at UBS Monday, 10 Jun 2013 | 2:35 PM ET
    French investigators have placed Swiss bank UBS under formal investigation on suspicion that it tried to persuade rich French clients to open undeclared accounts in Switzerland, a legal source said.

    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.

  • Obama's Job Approval Intact Despite Scandals: Poll  Wednesday, 5 Jun 2013 | 6:21 AM ET

    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.

  • Why Apple's Court Battle May Not Cut E-Book Prices Tuesday, 4 Jun 2013 | 2:31 PM ET
    The Barnes & Noble Nook, left, and the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite.

    Apple's court battle with the Department of Justice may not have much effect on e-book costs. Prices were already dropping.

  • Apple E-Book Trial Begins  Monday, 3 Jun 2013 | 11:11 AM ET

    The tech giant is defending itself in a Manhattan court against charges of price-fixing, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Secret's Out! Swiss Banks Can Now Reveal Clients Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | 9:52 AM ET

    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.

  • Lawmakers Accuse IRS Officials of Lying in Scandal Friday, 17 May 2013 | 1:30 PM ET
    Ousted acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller is sworn in at Friday's hearing.

    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.

  • IRS Commissioner Out After Tax Scandal  Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 7:06 AM ET

    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.

  • IRS Commissioner Resigns in Wake of Tax Scandal  Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 6:06 AM ET

    CNBC's John Harwood; and Ben White, POLITICO, discuss the political fallout from the IRS targeting of conservative groups.

  • Obama: Miller Out as Acting Commissioner of IRS Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 6:29 PM ET

    President Obama said IRS conduct targeting conservative groups for extra tax scrutiny was "inexcusable" and that acting IRS Commissioner Steven Miller is out.

  • House Speaker Suggests Jail Time in IRS Targeting Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 1:38 PM ET
    Speaker of the House John Boehner

    House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner suggesting jail time over the IRS's targeting of conservative groups for extra scrutiny.

  • Holder Defends AP Probe at House Hearing on IRS Wednesday, 15 May 2013 | 8:49 AM ET
    Attorney General Eric Holder

    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.

  • AP Accuses Justice Department of Spying  Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 11:41 AM ET

    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.

  • AP Says DOJ Secretly Seized Telephone Records  Tuesday, 14 May 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    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.

  • No Gun, No Mask! Bank Cyberheist Nets $45M in Hours Thursday, 9 May 2013 | 2:05 PM ET

    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.

  • DOJ Alleges Novartis Hosting Doctors at Hooters  Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    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.

  • Beer Companies Settle the Tab  Tuesday, 23 Apr 2013 | 10:22 AM ET

    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.

  • DOJ's Case Against Constellation Brands Update  Friday, 5 Apr 2013 | 5:12 PM ET

    There's a positive development in the Justice Department's case against Constellation Brands, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Whale Investigators Close In  Monday, 25 Mar 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    The Department of Justice is in advanced stages on an investigation into JPMorgan's London "Whale" trades, reports CNBC's Kate Kelly.

  • Assistant US Attorney General Lanny Breuer.

    Criticized for letting Wall Street off the hook, the Justice Department is building a new model for prosecuting big banks.