3/11 charges for Tepco execs delayed by three months

/ Oct 25, 2014

3/11 charges for Tepco execs delayed by three months

Prosecutors have delayed for three months a decision on whether to charge three former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Co. for their handling of the 2011 Fukushima disaster, an official with a panel that requested the indictments said Friday. The Tokyo District Prosecutor's Office had ...

Former Virginia Gov. McDonnell, wife indicted for corruption

Jan 22, 2014

Former Virginia Gov. McDonnell, wife indicted for corruption

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, once viewed as a rising star in the Republican Party, and his wife were indicted Tuesday on federal corruption charges accusing the couple of accepting tens of thousands of dollars in loans, shopping sprees, money for their daughter's wedding ...

Dec 24, 2013

Tokuda's mom, sister indicted for vote-buying

Prosecutors indicted the mother and sister of Lower House lawmaker Takeshi Tokuda on Tuesday for providing ¥60 million in vote-buying funds to campaign workers during the 2012 general election campaign. Hideko Tokuda, 75, and Michiyo Stern, 46, the mother and elder sister of Takeshi Tokuda, ...