State authorities say Cal-Maine Foods, the nation’s largest egg producer, engaged in price-gouging and profited illegally off the coronavirus crisis by selling eggs at more than 300% of their normal cost.
Health-care workers are tapping into social media, podcasts, medical blogs and text-message groups to share improvised solutions to supply shortages and patient care, forcing hospitals to quickly re-evaluate their practices.
In a deal without any tax credits or other financial incentives, Amazon has signed a lease for new office space in Midtown Manhattan less than a year after scrapping plans to locate its second headquarters in New York City.
Rebecca D. O'BrienAmazon agrees to lease 335,000 square feet in NYC's Hudson Yards neighborhood, in a deal without any financial incentives from the city or state. via @KeikoMorris
Two associates of Rudy Giuliani tried to recruit a top Ukrainian energy official in March in a proposed takeover of the state oil-and-gas company, describing the company’s chief executive and the then-U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch as part of...
Federal prosecutors in New York are investigating whether Rudy Giuliani stood to personally profit from a Ukrainian natural-gas business pushed by two associates who also aided his efforts there to launch investigations that could benefit President...
Federal prosecutors are investigating the business practices of USA Swimming, including allegations that the organization stifled athlete sexual-abuse claims, concealed its assets and improperly reaped money from its in-house insurance company.
Federal prosecutors have gathered evidence of the president’s participation in deals to buy the silence of a former adult-film actress and an ex-Playboy model. The deals have led Trump’s former lawyer to plead guilty to violating campaign-finance...
Modern batteries need cobalt. Apple, VW and others still include in their supply chains the owner of an African mine where workers produce the metal without shoes or safety equipment.
Rebecca D. O'Brien“Of course, people die,” an executive of the company owning the mine said in May. “This is really shitty work.” He called the miners “barbarians” and said his company had resisted giving them safety equipment because they’d sell it.
The Department of Justice has launched an investigation into the FBI’s handling of sexual-abuse allegations against former U.S. gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar, people familiar with the investigation said.
The fraud trial of a former executive at Valeant is set to begin this week in Manhattan, the first prosecution to emerge from multiple investigations into the embattled pharmaceutical giant over its sales practices.
A cherished American athlete suffered a heavy toll from years of sexual abuse by U.S. team doctor Larry Nassar; powerful institutions failed to protect her.
Rebecca D. O'BrienA brief @WSJ style thread. Readers may have noticed a change in our story this weekend on McKayla Maroney and gymnastics sex abuse: Larry Nassar lost his honorific. He is no longer "Dr. Nassar," but "Nassar," on second reference.
William Strampel, the longtime boss of the now-imprisoned former sports-medicine doctor Larry Nassar at Michigan State University, was arrested Monday afternoon, according to jail records and the university.
Rebecca D. O'BrienWilliam Strampel, the longtime boss of Larry Nassar at MSU, has been arrested. Earlier this month, we reported that he told students/admin that he didn’t believe women who alleged abuse by Nassar, and that he’d volunteered himself for rectal exams.