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Stories with person: Preet Bharara
  • Former NY lawmaker gets house arrest for lying to FBI 
    Updated: Nov-24-15 2:09 pm

    WHITE PLANS, New York - A terminally ill former New York state senator will serve six months of house arrest after being convicted of lying to the FBI about arranging a high-paying job for his son.

  • New York lawmakers slow to address corruption despite trials story has photos
    Updated: Nov-21-15 10:23 am

    ALBANY, New York - Two of the most powerful men in New York state government are on trial for corruption at the same time. Voter turnout is lower than it's been in decades. And polls show the public is as distrustful as it is apathetic.

  • Feds: 2 NYC pharmacies source of black-market painkillers 
    Updated: Oct-29-15 4:48 pm

    NEW YORK - Two mom-and-pop pharmacies in residential neighborhoods were fronts for a scheme that flooded the black market for highly addictive prescription painkillers with 500,000 pills, giving a couple who owned the businesses an illicit windfall that bought them a $2 million home, federal prosecutors said Thursday.