Dozens of parents, including famous actresses, college coaches and a winemaker were charged in an alleged conspiracy to get students into top colleges, according to a federal criminal complaint.
Cardinal George Pell has joined the ranks of other shamed Catholic priests who betrayed the trust of children who believed they were men of God.
The core of the scheme, according to prosecutors, is remarkably simple and brazen. Cheat, bribe and lie.
The college admissions scheme revealed Tuesday is the largest of its kind ever prosecuted, federal prosecutors said, and features 50 defendants across six states, millions of dollars in illegally funneled funds and a handful of the country's most selective universities.
Two arrests in Brazil may shed light on the killing of a popular young politician, whose death sparked national protests one year ago.
Bayern fans to unveil statue of Kurt Landauer in memory of chairman who rebuilt club after the Holocaust
For a club so intent on making history, it is perhaps apt that Bayern Munich will at last honor one of the club's most important figures who helped lay the foundations for its future greatness.
Rep. Jimmy Gomez (D-CA) reacts after dozens of parents, including famous actresses, were charged in an alleged conspiracy to get students into top colleges, according to a federal criminal complaint.
Stunning claims of a college admissions scam that could send actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman to prison focus on a CEO and company with far less name recognition:
The Pentagon is taking steps to develop new missiles, following the Trump administration's decision to suspend the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, a 1987 arms-control agreement that the Trump administration has said it plans to exit due to Russian violations.
According to excerpts from the forthcoming book "Kushner Inc." obtained by New York Times, President Trump told former Chief of Staff John Kelly he wanted Ivanka and Jared Kushner gone. The White House is denying these reports, calling the book "completely false."
Crowds collect water from dirty streams, nurses pump ventilators by hand in darkened hospitals and charities struggle to feed children as Venezuela continues to suffer the dire effects of its most profound blackout in decades.
I believe Wade Robson and James Safechuck. Not because I believe all accusers of sexual molestation should be believed; I don't. Not because I believe that "Leaving Neverland," the HBO documentary by Dan Reed in which both men accuse Michael Jackson of sexually molesting them, answers all the points made by the dead singer's family in his defense; it doesn't.
Democratic office holders who have spoken to former Vice President Joe Biden told CNN Tuesday that Biden's team expects a final decision on his 2020 plans imminently and an official announcement in the spring, as soon as April.
Theresa May's Brexit deal has suffered its second defeat in the House of Commons. Lawmakers voted it down by 391 votes to 242.
Your genetic makeup can affect how well different medicines work, and new research explores whether that's true for hormonal contraceptives.
With his girlfriend Keila seated next to him and her three children in the back, Christopher Rodriguez was driving on a cool, clear Saturday night.
Theresa May's Brexit deal has been comprehensively defeated by British lawmakers for the second time. Though Tuesday's loss was not as bad as her historic January humiliation, the specific numbers and scale of the rejection become less important as the Brexit deadline nears.
British lawmakers overwhelmingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal for a second time, plunging the UK into a further period of political uncertainty with the departure date from the European Union a mere 17 days away.
Add modern aviation technology to the list of technological advances the President of the United States distrusts.
• Cheat. Bribe. Lie. How scam allegedly worked