Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

21-30 results from 1000 for query «probe»

November 26, 2018 8:31 PM NASA's Mars InSight probe pierces planet's atmosphere to begin descent

PASADENA, Calif. (Reuters) - The NASA Mars science probe InSight streaked into the planet’s thin atmosphere on Monday and began its descent to the surface in a make-or-break landing attempt that was expected to end in a touchdown within seven minutes, mission controllers said. Engineers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) near Los Angeles said they hoped 115

November 26, 2018 1:59 PM California Democratic Party chair faces sexual misconduct investigation

The California Democratic Party is investigating multiple sexual misconduct allegations against its Chairman Eric Bauman. (Facebook) California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman is facing an internal investigation after multiple sexual misconduct allegations were made against him. The party decided to launch a probe after Vice Chair Daraka Larimore-Hall 205

November 20, 2018 12:11 PM Japan's Mitsubishi CEO says tough to manage car alliance without Ghosn

TOKYO (Reuters) - The Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi car alliance may be hard to manage without the unifying figure of chairman Carlos Ghosn, who is police custody in Japan facing financial misconduct allegations, Mitsubishi Motors CEO Osamu Masuko said on Tuesday. “I don’t think there is anyone else on Earth like Ghosn who could run Renault, Nissan 101

November 17, 2018 6:29 PM Cop who led Harvey Weinstein probe reassigned in NYPD shakeup

The New York City cop in charge of the Harvey Weinstein investigation has been reassigned, according to reports. NYPD’s Special Victim’s Division commander Michael Osgood was booted to Staten Island as part of a major shakeup, the New York Post reported. His removal comes after a scathing report said the division was understaffed and under-trained, according 86

November 16, 2018 12:18 PM U.S. investigators approach Deutsche Bank, BofA, JPM in Danske probe: Bloomberg

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - U.S. criminal investigators have requested information from Deutsche Bank, Bank of America and JPMorgan about transactions they handled for Danske Bank’s Estonia branch, which is at the center of a money laundering scandal, Bloomberg reported on Friday citing sources. Danske Bank said last month it faced a U.S. criminal investigation 107

November 15, 2018 1:50 PM Adviser to Turkey's Erdogan says Saudi Arabia trying to cover up Khashoggi murder

ANKARA (Reuters) - An adviser to Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Thursday that comments from Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor were aimed at covering up the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, adding the Saudi probe was unlikely to find the perpetrators. Yasin Aktay, who advises Erdogan in his AK Party, made the comments after Saudi’s public 76

November 15, 2018 6:55 AM Swiss competition watchdog probes suspected payment systems boycott

ZURICH (Reuters) - Switzerland’s competition watchdog WEKO said it had searched offices of Swiss financial companies including Credit Suisse (CSGN.S) and UBS (UBSG.S) as it probes a suspected boycott of mobile payment solutions such as Apple Pay and Samsung Pay. The probe targets Aduno Holding, Postfinance, Swisscard AECS GmbH and Swiss units of Credit 103

November 14, 2018 10:26 PM German prosecutors seek to lift immunity of far-right leader

BERLIN – German prosecutors said Wednesday they are seeking to lift the parliamentary immunity of a prominent far-right politician as part of a probe into potentially illegal campaign donations. Prosecutors in the southern city of Konstanz want to investigate Alice Weidel, who is co-leader of the anti-immigration Alternative for Germany party, over donations 64

November 13, 2018 1:07 AM U.S. acting Attorney General will consult with ethics officials on possible recusals

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will consult with senior ethics officials about any matters that could warrant his recusal, a Justice Department spokeswoman said on Monday, after critics called on Whitaker to recuse himself from a Special Counsel probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election. “Acting AG Matt Whitaker 146

November 11, 2018 4:59 PM Fake GoFundMe page for teen athlete who died leads to arrest of Georgia man

Justus Hughley is accused of opening a GoFundMe page for Dylan Thomas, a high school football player who died in September. The Pike County Sheriff’s office says Hughley was trying to transfer the money to his personal account. A Georgia man was arrested for creating a fake GoFundMe page using the recent tragic death of a high school football player 67