Court hearing delayed for Loughlin, husband in college scam

BOSTON (AP) — Actress Lori Loughlin (LAWK'-lin) and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, are scheduled to appear in federal court in Boston next month in a college admissions bribery case....

FIFA gives life ban to Ecuador official for bribery

ZURICH (AP) — The FIFA ethics committee has given a life ban to a South American soccer official who took bribes linked to the Copa America and Copa Libertadores. FIFA says Luis Chir...

'Full House' to big house in college scheme? Experts differ

BOSTON (AP) — Could Aunt Becky be headed to prison? It could go either way, experts say. Some of the wealthy parents accused of paying bribes to get their kids into top universities ...

More arrests made in corruption scandal over Roma stadium

ROME (AP) — The president of Rome's city council has been arrested for allegedly accepting bribes in a widening corruption scandal centered on Roma's long-delayed plans to build a new stadium. ...

USC could expel students in admissions bribery scandal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The University of Southern California says a review of students possibly connected to a college admissions bribery scandal could lead to expulsions. The university...

Ex-Auburn assistant basketball coach pleads guilty

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Auburn assistant coach and 13-year NBA veteran Chuck Person has pleaded guilty to a bribery conspiracy charge in the widespread college basketball bribery scandal. ...

The Latest: Ex-Peru president brushes off detention queries

REDWOOD CITY, California (AP) — The Latest on the public drunkenness arrest of Peru's former president (all times local): 2:20 p.m. Former Peruvian president Alejan...

Rio government takes back control of Maracana stadium

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rio de Janeiro's state government will take back control of the crisis-ridden Maracana stadium and break the contract with its private administrators. Gov. Wils...

Ex-Peru president arrested in California drunkenness case

REDWOOD CITY, California (AP) — Authorities say a former Peruvian president who is wanted in connection with Latin America's biggest graft scandal was arrested in California on suspicion of public int...

Marketing group fined $1 million in FIFA corruption case

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge has ordered a sports marketing group to pay a total of $1 million in fines in the FIFA soccer scandal. U.S. District Judge Pamela Chen set the fine on Monday ...

Ex-Auburn assistant coach Chuck Person to plead guilty

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Auburn assistant basketball coach Chuck Person is scheduled to plead guilty on Tuesday to a conspiracy charge in a scandal that involved bribes paid to families of NBA-bound you...

Brazil court ruling casts doubts on corruption probe future

SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil's Supreme Court has ruled that some corruption cases tried as part of the sprawling Car Wash probe will now be handled by the electoral justice system. In a 6...

Admissions scandal unfolds amid cynicism about moral values

NEW YORK (AP) — In some ways, the college-admissions bribery scheme newly revealed by federal prosecutors seemed almost inevitable. Ethics experts say Americans these days are barraged with accounts o...

FAA's close ties to Boeing questioned after 2 deadly crashes

For more than six decades, the Federal Aviation Administration has relied on employees of airplane manufacturers to do government-required safety inspections as planes are being designed or assembled....

Lori Loughlin's arrest makes for unlikely drama for Hallmark

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Hallmark Channel is known for holidays and shows with happy endings. But the arrest of actress Lori Loughlin in a college admissions bribery scheme has created...