An independent investigation examining claims of historical child abuse at children’s homes in north Wales finds evidence of 140 allegations.
VIENNA, April 14 (Reuters) – Austrian Foreign Minister Maria Fekter has declared a victory in her lonely battle with the other 26 European Union countries to maintain her country’s banking secrecy…
(Reuters) – The Ecuadorean judge who issued an $ 18.2 billion verdict against Chevron Corp has denied bribery allegations made by another judge who presided over the landmark pollution case in the South American country, according to a court filing … Continue reading
NEW YORK, March 29 (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Friday dismissed a “substantial portion” of claims facing a number of banks in a barrage of lawsuits accusing them of interest-rate rigging.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits dropped for a third straight week last week, the latest indication the labor market recovery was gaining traction.
Police forces mishandled complaints about sexual abuse and missed opportunities to apprehend Jimmy Savile, a critical report says.
The BBC has seen evidence that bishops in the Catholic Church in Scotland knew of 20 allegations of child sex abuse by priests between 1985 and 1995.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting a pick-up in the labor market recovery and the pace of economic growth.
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stock index futures edged up on Thursday, suggesting investors will attempt to hold on to recent gains, with data on the jobs market due to be released later in the morning.
A former Liberal Democrat activist is set to meet police over what she describes as a “very, very serious” incident involving the former chief executive of the party, Lord Rennard.