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A South Korean court approved a warrant for the arrest of Lee Jae-yong, the de facto leader of the Samsung conglomerate, over his alleged role in a corruption scandal that has shaken South Korea’s political and corporate establishments.
S Korean group unlikely to alter governance while de facto leader JY Lee faces charges
Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-New York) says he won’t support U.S. President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, vowing a filibuster.
Samsung Electronics shareholders are praising the company for gains in its share price while lamenting its involvement in a massive scandal brought the arrest of the company's de facto leader
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Friday it will be difficult to adopt a holding company structure at this time.
Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesThe battle over the vacant Supreme Court seat took a turn on Thursday when Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer gave the green light for Democrats to filibuster the vote to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch — signaling the...
Moments ago, Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer said he would oppose the nomination of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and urge fellow Democrats to do the same. Schumer's opposition comes minutes after Sen. Bob Casey said he would also...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) - A struggling Portland aviation company is one step closer to emerging from bankruptcy. The Mail Tribune reports (https://is.gd/AtXZMK ) that a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge in Dallas on Tuesday confirmed Erickson Inc.'s...
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's LG Electronics Inc said on Wednesday it will launch a new mobile payments service in its home country in June, trying to keep up with smartphone leaders Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and Apple Inc.
SEOUL, March 20 (Reuters) - A lawyer known as her "bullet-proof vest" is on former South Korean president Park Geun-hye's legal team. So are two failed candidates for parliament from her ruling party.
SEOUL (Reuters) - The 94-year-old founder of Lotte Group, South Korea's fifth-largest conglomerate, threw his cane to the floor of a court on Monday and demanded to know where he was on the first day of a trial of him and family members.
California's Chief Supreme Court Justice, Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye, is apparently annoyed that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials are "stalking courthouses" in California to arrest illegal immigrants. Of course, only a California...
A South Korean court said on Friday it has reassigned Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee's bribery trial to another judge, following questions about the previous judge's connection to a woman Lee is accused of bribing.
SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court said on Friday it is reassigning the bribery case of Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee to a different judge.
Thomson ReutersMANILA (Reuters) - A self-confessed assassin who testified to being in a "death squad" under Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte will soon file a case at the International Criminal Court accusing the president of crimes against humanity,...
SEOUL (Reuters) - The head of South Korea's Samsung Group [SAGR.UL], Jay Y. Lee, may be languishing in a jail cell but he is allowed plenty of visitors, which may allow him to play a key role in corporate decisions even if he isn't running the...
South Korea’s former president Park Geun-hye returned to her private residence in southern Seoul on Sunday evening, vacating the presidential palace more than two days after she was formally removed from the country’s highest office by the...
Disgraced South Korean leader Park Geun-hye left the presidential house, two days after a court dismissed her over a corruption scandal.
South Korea's Constitutional Court removed impeached President Park Geun-hye from office Friday over a corruption scandal that has plunged the country into political turmoil and worsened an already-serious national divide
South Korea’s president was ejected from office by the country’s Constitutional Court, following her impeachment and suspension over accusations that she helped a friend win bribes from Samsung and other South Korean conglomerates.
SEOUL, March 10 (Reuters) - South Korea's Constitutional Court upheld the impeachment of President Park Geun-hye on Friday, removing her from office over a graft scandal involving big business that has gripped the country for months.