Five UK players cleared after burglary charges file lawsuit

(LEX 18) — Five of six University of Kentucky football players charged with burglary last year and later cleared have filed a federal lawsuit against the Lexington Police Department. Andru Phillips, Vito Tisdale, Reuben Adams, JuTahn McClain and Joel Williams filed separate lawsuits Wednesday against the police department, the Lexington-Fayette Urban County government, Police Chief … Read more

Tokyo Olympics sponsorship scandal widens with more arrests

Tokyo– Bribery charges against a former Tokyo Olympic organizing committee member widened on Tuesday as Japanese prosecutors “re-arrested” Haruyuki Takahashi in a case involving alleged payments from a publisher that became a sponsor of the Games. The latest charges center on 76 million yen ($540,000) that Takahashi received from Tokyo publishing company Kadokawa, according to … Read more