The billionaire Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman and heir, Lee Jae-yong, was sentenced to five years in prison for paying bribes worth 8.9 billion won ($7.9 million) to a friend of then-president Park Geun-hye to win her support for the merger of two Samsung affiliates. The sentence marks a “watershed moment” for the country’s decades-long economic order dominated by powerful, family-run conglomerates.
At least 14 people have been killed by Saudi-led air strikes on the Yemeni capital Sanaa, according to rescuers and witnesses.
Six children were among those who died in the overnight attack on a residential district, rescue workers said.
Federal authorities are investigating whether sensitive data was stolen from congressional offices by several Pakistani-American tech staffers and sold to Pakistani or Russian intelligence.
Republican California Rep. Dana Rohrabacher met with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange Wednesday at the Ecuadorian embassy in London
Guccifer, the Romanian hacker who first revealed to the world that Hillary Clinton used a non-secure private email address has reached out to Fox News from behind prison bars in Romania.
Fired White House staffer argued “deep state” is attacking Trump administration using a network of cultural Marxists, Islamists, globalists, and bankers
U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea it would be met with “fire and fury” if it threatens the United States.