Kevin Jonas Testifies At FIFA Bribery Trial About Paul McCartney ConcertThe trial of three former soccer officials charged in the FIFA corruption scandal took another odd twist Thursday with surprise testimony by pop star Kevin Jonas.
Ex-Consultant To Commissioner John Wiley Price Gets ProbationAn ex-consultant linked to a Dallas County commissioner acquitted of bribery and fraud counts must serve probation in a plea deal that says he helped funnel money to the elected official.
NCAA President: Major Changes Needed To Restore Public TrustNCAA President Mark Emmert says major changes are needed in college basketball before the 2018-19 season to show the public that the governing body is capable of running the sport in the wake of a bribery scandal.
Texas Attorney General Won't Face Charges In Bribery ProbeProsecutors have closed a bribery investigation against Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton after the Republican received a $100,000 donation to his legal defense fund from an executive who recently settled a Medicare fraud suit with the state.
Pitino Out At Louisville As Expected Amid Federal ProbeLouisville's Athletic Association officially fired Rick Pitino on Monday, nearly three weeks after the school acknowledged that the program is being investigated as part of a federal corruption probe.
Louisville Basketball Coach Pitino, AD Tom Jurich On Administrative Leave Over FBI ProbeRick Pitino's attorney has told the Courier-Journal that Louisville has put the basketball coach on administrative leave, but has "effectively fired" Pitino amid a federal bribery investigation.
Texas Prison Chaplain Sentenced To Prison For SmugglingAuthorities said that a southeast Texas prison chaplain who smuggled tobacco and cigarettes to federal inmates must serve a year and a day behind bars. He faced a possible 15-year prison term.
Ex-Dallas County Investigator Gets Probation In Bribery CaseAnthony Robinson was also fined $10,000 and must repay about $32,000 to the government.