(NEW YORK) -- Boeing's former 737 MAX test pilot, Mark Forkner, was indicted for fraud Thursday for allegedly misleading regulators about problems tied to the aircraft's two fatal crashes. The ex-chief technical pilot is the first Boeing employee to be charged over the 737... Read More.
(MOSCOW) -- Russia’s ruling party, United Russia, which backs President Vladimir Putin, has kept its supermajority in the country’s parliament, sweeping elections that were marred with allegations of widespread ballot rigging and saw many of the Kremlin’s top opponents barred from running. With virtually all... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- A new report from the federal watchdog overseeing the trillions in approved coronavirus relief funds says several relief programs potentially disbursed nearly $100 billion in fraudulent relief money. The Pandemic Response Accountability Committee, established as part of the $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief bill... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- At the dawn of the COVID-19 pandemic, when offices and restaurants began shuttering, the federal government scrambled to keep small businesses afloat -- ultimately spending over a trillion dollars to help protect the American Dream for millions of workers and business owners. But... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Trevor Milton, the billionaire founder of electric truck manufacturer Nikola, was hit with securities fraud charges from federal prosecutors in New York City on Thursday. In a nearly 50-page indictment, prosecutors accused Milton of preying on vulnerable retail investors who had turned... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance has charged former President Donald Trump's company, the Trump Organization, and his longtime CFO Allen Weisselberg with tax fraud, according to an indictment unsealed Thursday in New York. The charges are the first brought by New York... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) — Then-President Donald Trump’s assistant, on his behalf, emailed the official who would become acting attorney general about investigating false claims of 2020 election fraud, documents released by the House Oversight Committee on Tuesday show. The emails to Jeffrey Rosen, from Trump's former assistant... Read More.
As it does before the Oscars every year, the Razzie Awards were announced, singling out the worst in film. This year, the election fraud film Absolute Proof was "honored" with Worst Film, and its lead, the "My Pillow" guy Mike Lindell was named Worst Actor. Worst Supporting Actor went to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Counterfeit versions of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine have been identified in Mexico and Poland, a Pfizer spokesperson confirmed to ABC News -- adding to the running tally of scam attempts in the U.S. and internationally. "We are cognizant that in this type of environment... Read More.
By MARK OSBORNE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- "Real Housewives of Salt Lake City" star Jennifer Shah has been arrested and charged with running a nationwide telemarketing fraud scheme, according to the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New... Read More.
By ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- U.S. government agencies have been hard at work since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Justice Department is no different. The DOJ has just announced hundreds of COVID-19 related fraud charges during the current... Read More.
By OLIVIA RUBIN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- Dominion Voting Systems on Friday morning filed a $1.6 billion defamation lawsuit against Fox News, alleging that the conservative network pushed false accusations that the voting company had rigged the 2020 election, in order to... Read More.