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SoftBank Probes Who Was Behind Smear Campaign Against Top Executives
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SoftBank Probes Who Was Behind Smear Campaign Against Top Executives

The board of Japanese tech giant SoftBank Group Corp. has begun an investigation into who was behind a shareholder campaign that sought the ouster of two of its executives—and whether that effort had any connections to current company insiders, people familiar with the matter said.

Dept. of Buildings probes Kushner construction paperwork
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Dept. of Buildings probes Kushner construction paperwork

The New York City Department of Buildings has opened investigations into more than a dozen properties where Jared Kushner’s company is accused of filing false paperwork about its rent-regulated tenants. Kushner Companies, then under the leadership of the President’s son-in-law, submitted more than 80 construction permit applications that said it had no such tenants when…

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US probes 4 deaths in Hyundai-Kia cars when air bags failed

DETROIT (AP) — Air bags in some Hyundai and Kia cars failed to inflate in crashes and four people are dead. Now the U.S. government's road safety agency wants to know why. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says it's investigating problems that affect an estimated 425,000 cars made by the Korean automakers. The agency…

US investigator probes possible UAE attempts to buy influence
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US investigator probes possible UAE attempts to buy influence

A special counsel is probing alleged attempts by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to curry favour with members of Donald Trump's campaign team during the 2016 US election, a news report said. The New York Times reported on Saturday that George Nader - an advisor to the de facto ruler of the UAE - has been…