Carlos Ghosn wired $862K to American who helped him escape, feds say

Fugitive auto tycoon Carlos Ghosn wired nearly $900,000 to one of the Americans accused of aiding his dramatic escape from Japan, the feds said. The former Nissan CEO sent two payments worth $862,500 in October 2019 to a company controlled by Peter Taylor, who helped Ghosn flee Tokyo for Beirut roughly two months later, federal […]

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Fugitive takes off in semi, is killed after 3-hour standoff

Officials say a fugitive who was riding in a tractor-trailer that had been pulled over on a Pennsylvania interstate led authorities on a brief chase and held them at bay with gunfire for three hours until they finally shot and killed him By The Associated Press June 30, 2020, 12:35 PM 1 min read 1 […]

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Fugitive Iranian Judge Dead After Fall From Hotel in Romania

A fugitive Iranian judge wanted by Iran on corruption charges and by right groups for jailing and torturing journalists was found dead of apparent suicide Friday at a hotel in Romania where he had been staying, according to Iranian officials. The judge, Gholamreza Mansouri, was a co-defendant in a major financial corruption trial involving several […]

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Mexican drug lord wanted in US agent’s death is pleading poverty in hopes of avoiding arrest

A Mexican drug lord and fugitive on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted list is now trying to present himself as poor in a bid to avoid arrest. Rafael Caro-Quintero, who is accused of having a role in the 1985 abduction, torture and murder of DEA agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena, said in a legal appeal that he has no money, is too old to work and […]

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