Taiwan spying propaganda an exercise in rank CCP hypocrisy 

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- A collection of falsehoods, baseless statements, concocted case studies, and Communist Party propaganda. That is about all that can be said about the ludicrous Taiwanese spy...

The Latest: Ex-aide to Cuomo sentenced to 6 years in prison

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (all times local): 4:08 p.m. A former top aide to New York Gov. Andrew...

Peru's Congress backs referendum after threat of closure

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Facing closure, Peru's Congress has backed a proposal for a referendum on anti-corruption measures. The vote late Wednesday by the opposition-dominated Congress rep...

Ex-aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo faces sentencing for corruption

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge is set to decide whether a former top aide to Gov. Andrew Cuomo receives leniency or a long prison sentence for his conviction on federal bribery and fraud charges. ...

Amazon and Apple slide; Caterpillar and ConocoPhillips rise

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday: Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., up 58 cents to $23.43 The Food and Drug Administratio...

Argentina's Fernandez charged, arrest sought

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — An Argentine federal judge has indicted former President Cristina Fernandez and asked for her arrest for allegedly being the head of an illegal association that collecte...

Amazon investigating claims of bribes and leaked data

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon says it is investigating reports that its employees may have taken bribes from sellers on its site. The Wall Street Journal, citing anonymous sources, reported...

Amazon's China business infiltrated by 3rd party agents

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to a recent report, the U.S. e-commerce giant Amazon may have been infiltrated by a number of moles working in China, who take payments on behalf of outside comp...

Peru president faces standoff with congress over referendum

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru's president is facing a standoff with lawmakers over his call for a referendum on anti-corruption measures. In a televised speech Sunday night, President Marti...

Yemenis in an isolated district eat leaves to survive

CAIRO (AP) — Many families with starving children in an isolated pocket of northern Yemen have no food except the boiled leaves of local wild vine, a sign of how some are falling through the cracks of...

Former IAAF boss Lamine Diack facing new charges in France

PARIS (AP) — French authorities say former IAAF president Lamine Diack is facing additional charges related to the period when he ran the world governing body of athletics. An offici...

In a remote district, starving Yemenis live off leaves

CAIRO (AP) — In a remote pocket of northern Yemen, many families with starving children have nothing to eat but the leaves of a local vine, boiled into a sour, acidic green paste. International aid ag...

US financial adviser guilty in Ecuador bribery scheme

MIAMI (AP) — A U.S. based financial adviser has pleaded guilty for his role in a bribery scheme involving Ecuador's state-owned energy company. The Miami U.S. attorney's office said ...

Anti-corruption group: Many exporters fail to punish bribes

BERLIN (AP) — Anti-corruption watchdog Transparency International says more than half of global exports come from countries that regularly fail to punish bribing of foreign officials. ...

Peru's president says could even close Congress

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Peru's President Martin Vizcarra says he'll use everything in his power to push for a public referendum on anti-corruption measures — and he's leaving open the possibility he could e...