New York’s new $4 billion bridge is reportedly plagued by dozens of failing bolts and a simmering cover-up scandal

AP Photo/Seth Wenig A whistleblower says engineers have secretly replaced bolts on New York‘s new Mario Cuomo bridge to hide the faults from inspectors, NBC4NY reported Wednesday.  The state’s attorney general is investing the 60 failed bolts (out of more than a million on the entire bridge.) The Mario Cuomo Bridge, which cost $ 3.98 […]

Pope Francis ‘won’t say a word’ about sex abuse cover-up allegations

The Pope has refused to comment on claims by a former Vatican Ambassador to the US who accused the pontiff of covering up sexual misconduct, and has urged everyone to study the allegations carefully and make up their own mind. “I won’t say a word about it,” the leader of the Catholic Church told journalists […]

‘Where there is abuse, there is cover-up’: Rob Porter’s ex-wife slams Trump for supporting former aid after abuse allegations

Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Jennie Willoughby, the ex-wife of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, criticized President Trump and others for their continued support of Porter following abuse allegations. “If the most powerful people in the nation do not believe my story of abuse in the face of overwhelming evidence, then what hope do others have […]

Uber may have to answer to Congress about data breach coverup

Five states are already investigating Uber’s breach that exposed data on 57 million of its users, which the company hid for a year. But now the ridesharing titan will have to explain its actions to Congress. Five Democratic and Republican Senators sent a series of letters to Uber asking why it didn’t inform customers sooner, […]

Klan cover-up? Indiana University students call for removal of mural depicting KKK

Over 1,600 Indiana University students have signed a petition seeking the removal of a panel depicting KKK members in the university’s largest lecture hall, even though it is a tribute to Pulitzer prize-winning reports against the Klan. “It is past time that Indiana University take a stand and denounce hate and intolerance in Indiana and […]

Govt cover-up? 120 MPs accuse Tories of keeping everyone ‘in the dark’ over Brexit

Published time: 11 Oct, 2017 09:25 Edited time: 11 Oct, 2017 09:27 Some 120 cross-party MPs are demanding Brexit Secretary David Davis “come clean” about the secret advice his department is gathering on the damaging effects of the departure on jobs and living standards. Read more The letter, coordinated by Labour’s David Lammy and Seema […]

‘Collateral Murder’: 10th anniversary of infamous airstrike that exposed US cover-up (VIDEO)

Published time: 12 Jul, 2017 09:05 On the 10th anniversary of the US military airstrike on Baghdad which killed at least a dozen people, RT looks back at the indiscriminate attack brought to light by WikiLeaks in ‘Collateral Murder.’ [embedded content] Whistleblower and former US Army soldier Chelsea Manning leaked the damning footage. She was […]

Indicted FBI agent pleads not guilty to cover-up of fatal shooting of Oregon militia's LaVoy Finicum

An indicted FBI agent pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from two gunshots fired at LaVoy Finicum, a spokesman of the militia that took over a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon. Finicum was fatally shot by other agents after a vehicle chase. FBI agent W. Joseph Astarita pleaded not guilty at his arraignment Wednesday to […]

Grand jury indicts 3 Chicago cops for alleged cover-up of fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald

Multiple felony indictments have come down against one current and two former Chicago police officers. A special prosecutor says they went beyond the “code of silence” and conspired to obstruct justice after the police shooting death of Laquan McDonald. Chicago Police detective David March and patrol officers Joseph Walsh and Thomas Gaffney each face felony […]