U.S. lawmakers sue Trump over foreign state payments to businesses

World / Politics Jun 14, 2017

U.S. lawmakers sue Trump over foreign state payments to businesses

More than 190 Democratic lawmakers sued U.S. President Donald Trump in federal court on Wednesday, saying he had accepted funds from foreign governments through his businesses without congressional consent in violation of the U.S. Constitution. The complaint said Trump had not sought congressional approval for ...

Go-kart firm seeks to dismiss Nintendo suit over 'Mario Kart' copyright

National Apr 19, 2017

Go-kart firm seeks to dismiss Nintendo suit over 'Mario Kart' copyright

Tokyo-based go-kart operator MariCar on Tuesday sought to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Nintendo Co. for alleged copyright violations, the firm's lawyer confirmed. In the suit, filed with the Tokyo District Court in February, Nintendo claims MariCar is renting unauthorized costumes of Nintendo game characters ...