SFPD Officer Charged With Felonies For Overtime FraudAnother San Francisco police officer was arrested Monday and has been charged with five felonies for overtime fraud, police said.
San Francisco Judge Orders Volkswagen To Come Up With Fix For Half Million Diesel Cars Within A MonthA federal judge in San Francisco has ordered Volkswagen to come up with a fix for nearly 600,000 diesel cars that are out of compliance with clean air laws within a month.
Denials Swirl Amid Charges Of Tennis Match-Fixing, Corruption, BribesTennis authorities have denied suppressing evidence of match-fixing or overlooking suspected cases amid charges of widespread corruption at the top level of the sport.
Volkswagen CEO: Details Of Fix For Emissions-Rigging Software By Month's EndVolkswagen CEO Matthias Mueller says the company will have technical details on fixing cars fitted with emissions-rigging software to German regulators by month's end, and most will not need major work.
EPA: Volkswagen Cheated A 2nd Time On Emissions Tests On VWs, Porsches, AudisVolkswagen cheated a second time on emissions tests, programming about 10,000 cars with larger diesel engines to emit fewer pollutants during tests than in real-world driving.
Lawsuit Demands Refunds For Owners Of Volkswagen Emissions-Cheating DieselsThere is a push to get full refunds for Volkswagen diesel owners in the wake of the emissions-test rigging scandal.
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...