Tuesday

25th Apr 2017

Ticker

US arrests VW executive over diesel emissions fraud

Oliver Schmidt, a Volkswagen manager in charge of the German carmaker's environmental and engineering office in Michigan, was arrested in Florida on Monday and charged with fraud and conspiracy. He is accused of having covered up the existence of devices installed on diesel cars to cheat emission tests between 2006 and 2015. VW is trying to reach a $3 billion settlement with US authorities over the case.

Russia suspected of Macron hack

Likely Russian spies tried to steal email passwords from Macron's people the same way they hacked US elections, new study says.

Investigation

Le Pen-Poutine: des liens qui remontent à loin

La leader du Front National a rencontré le président russe trois fois, et non pas une comme elle l'affirme. Mais l'argent que son parti a obtenu, et sous quelles conditions, restent un mystère.