Volkswagen CEO Steps Down, Takes Responsibility For Emissions-Scandal, Admits No WrongdoingVolkswagen's CEO Martin Winterkorn has stepped following the EPA discovery that stealth software makes VW's 2009-2015 2.0-liter diesel engine cars run cleaner during emissions tests than in actual driving.
Volkswagen To Fix 500,000 Diesel Cars After EPA Discovers Automaker Rigged Emissions TestsThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency accused VW of getting around U.S. clean air rules -- rigging emissions tests for about 500,000 diesel cars. In response, Volkswagen has halted the sale of some vehicles in the U.S.
FIFA President Resigns Amid Soccer Corruption ScandalFIFA President Sepp Blatter resigned Tuesday from soccer's governing body amid a widening corruption scandal and has promised to call for fresh elections to choose a successor.
Wife Of San Francisco Sheriff Mirkarimi Tells Her Side Of Domestic Scandal By Acting On StageThe domestic violence scandal that rocked San Francisco politics, involving Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez, consumed both headlines and a courtroom in 2012. Now Lopez gets to share her side of the story, in the form of a play.
More Than 650 Photos of Nude, Semi-Nude Teens At Center Of East Bay High School Social Media ScandalAnother Bay Area high school has been rocked with a social media scandal. The latest involves several hundred sexually-explicit photos of teenagers in the Lamorinda area of Contra Costa.
New 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Trailer Steams Up YouTubeThe latest preview of E.L. James erotic novel turned movie, hit YouTube with a vengeance...
Senator Feinstein Laments Scandals Plaguing 49ers, NFLSenator Dianne Feinstein lamented the scandals plaguing the NFL Sunday morning.
10 Reasons Why #NBADramas Should Be Your New Favorite MemeLately, the NBA has been on fire with Twitter memes and they're back at it again. Their latest edition? Tackling some of TV's hottest dramas in a perfectly punny way.
Pope Francis Asks Forgiveness For Clergy Sex Abuse, Vows To Hold Bishops Accountable For Shielding Pedophile PriestsPope Francis begged forgiveness Monday in his first meeting with Catholics sexually abused by members of the clergy and went further than any of his predecessors by vowing to hold bishops accountable for their handling of pedophile priests.
It's A Girl For Kerry Washington!The "Scandal" star has given birth to her first child ex-49er husband Nnamdi Asomugha...
49er Nnamdi Asomugha & Wife Kerry Washington Expecting First ChildThe "Scandal" star, who is said to be "about four months along," tied the knot with 49er Nnamdi Asomugha over the summer...
5 First-Time Emmy Nominees Who Deserve To WinIt’s Emmy time again, and among the nominees for the top awards are five first-time contenders, three of whom have been acting for decades on the big and/or small screen.