Which Nations Are Most, Least Corrupt?

Which nations are most, least corrupt?

Denmark, New Zealand and Singapore are seen as having the least corruption in the world, according to a just-published global survey.

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  • Six politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plot
    New York State Sen. Malcolm Smith and five other politicians pleaded not guilty Tuesday to corruption charges in connection with an alleged plot to buy a line on New York City's mayoral ballot. The allegations revived public concerns about a documented culture of exploitation in Albany that has prompted officials to seek legal recourse to induce change. More
  • Smaller seats, fuller planes have passengers grumpier
    Airline passengers are getting grumpier, and it's little wonder. Airlines keep shrinking the size of seats to stuff more people onto planes, those empty middle seats that once provided a little more room are now occupied and more people with tickets are being turned away because flights are overbooked. More
  • Feds charge Bronx Assemblyman Stevenson, 4 others in new bribe scheme
    Feds busted a Bronx assemblyman today for allegedly pocketing envelopes of cash to push legislation in Albany — marking the second corruption case against a state lawmaker this week. Assemblyman Eric Stevenson [D-Bronx] got caught in a sting operation in which two co-defendants paid bribes to another, unidentified assemblyman who was cooperating with authorities, according to the Manhattan US Attorney's Office. More
  • Jurors reach verdicts in Bell, Calif., corruption trial
    More than a month after testimony ended, a jury has reached a verdict in the trial of the so-called "Bell 6," who are accused of misappropriation of public funds in a scandal that left a small city southeast of downtown Los Angeles nearly bankrupt. More
  • Cells, tablets hotter than TV in bedroom
    If you fall asleep in bed every night with the TV on, you're apparently a dying breed. More people now use their tablet or smartphone in the bedroom for late-night video viewing rather than switching on the tube, according to a new survey. More
  • A nation on edge braces for this week's transfer of power
    The nation is entering inauguration week with an unnerving police and military presence guarding the vestiges of democracy -- with Americans holding their breath as federal officials warn about ...
    01/16/2021 - 4:35 pm | View Link
  • U.S. capitals on edge for armed protests as Trump presidency nears end
    Washington, D.C., was locked down and U.S. law enforcement officials geared up for pro-Trump marches in all 50 state capitals this weekend, erecting barriers and deploying thousands of National Guard ...
    01/16/2021 - 1:25 pm | View Link
  • James Murdoch Slams “Media Property Owners” For “Spreading Disinformation”
    The youngest son of billionaire media mogul Rupert Murdoch did not specifically mention Fox News when calling out media outlets for unleashing “insidious and uncontrollable forces.” ...
    01/16/2021 - 7:41 am | View Link
  • U.S. state capitals on edge for armed protests as Trump presidency nears end
    Trump marches in all 50 state capitals this weekend, erecting barriers and calling in their National Guards to try to prevent the kind of violent attack that rattled the nation on Jan. 6.
    01/16/2021 - 4:10 am | View Link
  • Eli Manning Q&A: Retired Giants QB on sloppy Joes, Twitter and what's next
    Let's ask this first, what's your favorite stadium bite? I feel like Stella did a great job of the meal kits [for its new line of stadium bites] and I got to prepare some with [former Giants receiver] ...
    01/15/2021 - 10:00 pm | View Link
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