Politics

  • July 14, 2005  

    Former Qwest Communications chief financial officer Robin Szeliga pleaded guilty to insider trading Thursday, the latest in a long string of business leaders, including WorldCom CEO Bernard Ebbers, to be successfully prosecuted. Experts discuss the affect of corporate crime cases on the business world. Continue reading

  • July 14, 2005  

    British police on Thursday raised the death toll from the London bombings to 53 and released the names of two of the suspected suicide bombers. Two Independent Television News reports by Simon Israel from London about the investigation and Adrian Britton from the city of Leeds, home to one of the alleged bombers. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2005   BY Admin 

    Saying last week’s deadly London bombings were "sobering and jarring reminders of the threats we now face," Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff unveiled an overhaul aimed at improving the nation’s anti-terrorism and disaster preparedness. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2005   BY Admin 

    Former WorldCom CEO Bernard Ebbers, convicted of orchestrating the largest corporate fraud in U.S. history, was sentenced to 25 years in prison Wednesday. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2005  

    British authorities continue their investigation into last week’s attacks on the London transit system. They have identified four, possibly five bombers involved in the attacks who are Britons. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2005  

    The possibility of White House senior aide Karl Rove as the anonymous source in the leak of CIA operative Valerie Plame’s name highlights the push-and-pull relationship between the White House press secretary and the press corps. Continue reading

  • July 13, 2005  

    White House senior aide Karl Rove is at the center of a growing controversy over the source who outed CIA agent Valerie Plame to Time magazine reporter Matt Cooper. Continue reading

  • July 12, 2005   BY Admin 

    British police said Tuesday that they arrested a suspect in the July 7 subway and bus bombings in downtown London and are investigating whether the four bombers died in the attacks. Continue reading

  • July 12, 2005  

    British authorities said Tuesday that they arrested a suspect in the July 7 London bus and subway bombings and are investigating whether four bombers died in the attacks. Following a background report, Newsweek’s London Bureau chief speaks about the investigation. Continue reading

  • July 12, 2005  

    The shuttle Discovery launch, scheduled for Wednesday, will be NASA’s first manned mission since the Columbia disaster two-and-a-half years ago. Continue reading