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NEW YORK | Ex-Bloomberg LP executive among those arrested in fraud case

NEW YORK — The former head of construction at Bloomberg LP cooked up a lucrative side business, prosecutors say: an electrical contractor that he kept humming with $250 million worth of business from the global media and financial information company. Anthony Guzzone’s “brainchild” was part of a broader pay-to-play scheme involving 13 other people — … Continue reading NEW YORK | Ex-Bloomberg LP executive among those arrested in fraud case

TOKYO | Nissan chairman Ghosn to be dismissed for misconduct

TOKYO — Nissan Motor Co.’s high-flying chairman Carlos Ghosn is to be dismissed after the company said an internal investigation found he under-reported his income by millions of dollars and engaged in other “significant misconduct.” The Japanese broadcaster NHK said Ghosn was arrested Monday after he voluntarily submitted to questioning by Tokyo prosecutors. The prosecutors … Continue reading TOKYO | Nissan chairman Ghosn to be dismissed for misconduct

ISTANBUL | Turkey warns ExxonMobil against drilling with Greek Cypriots

ISTANBUL— Turkey’s Foreign Ministry has cautioned an international energy company against cooperating with the government of Cyprus in its search for gas. Foreign Ministry spokesman Hami Aksoy said Sunday that the exploratory drilling ExxonMobil has started in the eastern Mediterranean “did not contribute to the region’s stability” and could change “sensitive balances.” Turkey strongly objects … Continue reading ISTANBUL | Turkey warns ExxonMobil against drilling with Greek Cypriots

LAUSANNE, Switzerland | Former FIFA official Makudi at court for ban appeal hearing

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — From FIFA executive committee member Worawi Makudi is at the Court of Arbitration for Sport challenging his ban for forgery ahead of a Thailand soccer federation election. Makudi says he is “very confident. I didn’t do anything wrong.” The former Thai federation president is appealing against a 3 1/2-year FIFA ban that … Continue reading LAUSANNE, Switzerland | Former FIFA official Makudi at court for ban appeal hearing

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Family of Ohio State doctor says it’s cooperating in probe

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The family of a former Ohio State University team doctor accused by athletes of sexual misconduct says it is “shocked and saddened” by the allegations and is cooperating with the school’s independent investigation. The Columbus Dispatch in a story published online Saturday said the statement was emailed by Scott Strauss, the son … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | Family of Ohio State doctor says it’s cooperating in probe

Prosecutors decline to charge rapper Nelly with rape

SEATTLE / December 15, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  The rapper Nelly will not face rape charges because the accuser is not cooperating, prosecutors in Washington state said. The woman said Nelly raped her on his tour bus in October in a Seattle suburb. Auburn police arrested Nelly, whose real name is Cornell Iral Haynes Jr., in … Continue reading Prosecutors decline to charge rapper Nelly with rape