- US: Russian diplomats charged; Russia objects Updated: Dec-05-13 7:38 pm
- 10,000 Madoff investors get chance at $2.35B fund Updated: Nov-18-13 7:04 pm
- US seeks $864M from BofA over Countrywide loans Updated: Nov-09-13 8:23 pm
NEW YORK - U.S. claims that dozens of Russian diplomats and their spouses cheated to get health care aid meant for the poor drew a sharp rebuke Thursday from a top Russian official who blamed the criminal case on "Russophobic forces" interested in scuttling progress toward Russia-U.S. cooperation in confronting world conflicts.
NEW YORK - More than 10,000 people whose indirect investments with Bernard Madoff made them ineligible for billions of dollars recovered so far by a trustee can make claims against a $2.35 billion fund created through government forfeitures, a prosecutor said Monday.
NEW YORK - Federal prosecutors want Bank of America Corp. to pay about $864 million over losses incurred by the government after it bought thousands of home loans made by Countrywide Financial during the housing boom.