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Elizabeth Holmes admits gave journalist wrong info for Theranos story

SAN JOSE, CALIF. – Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes admitted on Tuesday that she gave a journalist inaccurate information for a lengthy profile that she used to woo investors. Holmes was given the opportunity to defend herself for six days after the end of cross-examination. Federal prosecutor Robert Leach asked Holmes about her 2014 Fortune cover […]

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Trump aide Steve Bannon trial set for Jan. 6 Capitol riot case

Steve Bannon is a former White House adviser to Trump. He makes a quick statement while he waits for the FBI Washington Field Office to hand him in on November 15, 2021, Washington DC. Getty Images| Getty Images On Tuesday, a federal judge set the tentative date of July 18 for Steve Bannon’s trial on […]

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QAnon shaman Jacob Chansley appeals conviction in Trump Capitol riot case

Jacob Chansley holds a sign referencing QAnon as he speaks to supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump. They are protesting the preliminary results of the 2020 election in Phoenix (Arizona), November 5, 2020. Cheney Orr | Reuters Jacob Chansley, also known as QAnon shaman filed a appeal Tuesday seeking to void his guilty pleaFor his […]

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Ghislaine Maxwell trial starts, charged with aiding Jeffrey Epstein

Ghislaine Maxwell sat at the defense desk during an hearing in which it was discussed with whom expert witnesses would be allowed to testify at Maxwell’s New York sex crimes trial. Jane Rosenberg | Reuters On Monday, Ghislaine Maxill’s trial began with the opening statements of a federal prosecutor. This statement laid out the case […]

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Two Iranians charged by feds in election interference to aid Trump

Christopher Wray, FBI Director speaks at a press conference on ransomware cyberattacks against the Department of Justice in Washington DC on November 8, 2021. AFP | AFP | Getty Images Two Iranian nationals were indicted by a federal grand jury in New York on allegations of cyber-based disinformation efforts that sought to influence and intimidate […]

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U.S. selling seized cryptocurrency in BitConnect fraud case

The sign can be seen in Washington, D.C., at the United States Department of Justice Headquarters on August 29, 2020. Reuters| Reuters U.S. Justice Department is selling $56 million of cryptocurrency that it took as part of an extensive Ponzi scheme investigation against a man who promotedBitConnect is an offshore cryptocurrency lending program authorities said […]

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Government will rest next week

Elizabeth Holmes is the founder and CEO at Theranos. Reuters| Reuters SAN JOSE, CALIF. — The surprise announcement by the government Wednesday was that Elizabeth Holmes (ex-CEO of Theranos) would not be prosecuted in her criminal fraud trial. Jeffrey Schenk (assistant U.S. Attorney) stated that it is probable that the government will be resting next […]

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Theranos lab problems posed ‘immediate jeopardy’ to patients: audit

Elizabeth Holmes, the former chief executive officer of Theranos was dismissed following an appearance at San Jose federal court, California. Stephen Lam | Reuters SAN JOSE (CALIF.) — Kingshuk Das was Theranos’ lab director during the last two years. He claims that Elizabeth Holmes, CEO, ignored all his complaints regarding serious problems with Theranos’ blood-testing […]

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Theranos boasted of accuracy in mailings to Murdoch, other investors

SAN JOSE, CALIF. — Theranos sent binders claiming the healthcare company had “the highest levels of accuracy” to high-profile investors, including billionaire Rupert Murdoch, according to court testimony on Tuesday. Elizabeth Holmes once had some of the most powerful business leaders in America backing her start-up, Theranos. The revelations emerged in the seventh week of […]

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FBI raids home of Russian oligarch and Putin associate Oleg Deripaska

Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska speaks to media in front of the office of Gorkovsky Automobile Plant (GAZ) in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia April 16, 2019. Maxim Shemetov | Reuters FBI agents are at the home of Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska, the agency confirmed Tuesday. The agents are conducting “court-authorized law enforcement activity” at Deripaska’s home in […]