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Japanese Olympic Committee head resigns amid bribery scandal

Japanese Olympic Committee head resigns amid bribery scandal

The 71-year-old Tsunekazu Takeda has denied corruption allegations against him.

  • by Stephen Wade

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Lori Loughlin loses starring roles on Hallmark Channel following college bribery scandal

Lori Loughlin loses starring roles on Hallmark Channel following college bribery scandal

The family-friendly network has cut ties with its favoured star, who was accused of paying $US500,000 in bribes to help get her two daughters into a US college.

  • by Lynn Elber
Sex, lies and video: K-pop world rocked by interlocking scandals
South Korea

Sex, lies and video: K-pop world rocked by interlocking scandals

K-pop had largely escaped scandals as South Korea's anti-sexual harassment #MeToo movement ensnared political, sports, and other figures. But that's clearly changing

  • by Joori Roh and Josh Smith
Sportsfolk don't get the picture
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NRL off-field behaviour

Sportsfolk don't get the picture

What possesses sportspeople who feel the need to put on the internet clips of themselves having sex?

  • by Greg Baum
Andrew Broad floats prospect of a future tilt as an independent
Andrew Broad

Andrew Broad floats prospect of a future tilt as an independent

The outgoing Nationals MP has told associates he would like to return to Canberra at a future election.  

  • by Latika Bourke
'That's a parent job': Slater says bad player behaviour begins at home
Dragons

'That's a parent job': Slater says bad player behaviour begins at home

Rugby league legend Billy Slater believes there's little more the NRL can do to educate its players amid yet another off-season of scandal.

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Scandal and controversy are not spooking Amazon investors just yet
Jeff Bezos

Scandal and controversy are not spooking Amazon investors just yet

It's been a rough few weeks for the world's wealthiest man, but investors are keeping the faith.

  • by Spencer Soper and Matt Day
Bezos' investigators reveal who leaked raunchy texts to tabloid
Jeff Bezos

Bezos' investigators reveal who leaked raunchy texts to tabloid

Private investigators working for Jeff Bezos have concluded that the brother of the Amazon chief executive's mistress leaked the couple's intimate text messages.

  • by Zeke Miller
For Amazon, it's business as usual as federal prosecutors review Bezos' claim against Enquirer
Jeff Bezos

For Amazon, it's business as usual as federal prosecutors review Bezos' claim against Enquirer

Despite the all-consuming personal drama, analysts and experts don't expect the drama to make much difference to Amazon itself.

  • by Rachel Lerman
Rugby league's class warfare will lead to hard questions for followers
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Opinion

Rugby league's class warfare will lead to hard questions for followers

Rugby league is almost unique, as a traditionally working-class game with a substantially middle-class following, in providing a window between two worlds.

  • by Malcolm Knox
Jeff Bezos accuses National Enquirer of trying to blackmail him over 'intimate photos'
Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos accuses National Enquirer of trying to blackmail him over 'intimate photos'

The Amazon chief says the tabloid threatened to publish nude photos of him if he didn't drop an investigation over leaked text messages that ultimately ended his marriage.

  • by Janko Rottgers