Court acquits femme fatale who toppled Czech PM

A Prague court on Friday dropped abuse of power charges against a top aide to former Czech prime minister Petr Necas, whose centre-right government collapsed over a bribery and spy scandal in 2013.

Josh Duggar cancels Ohio appearance amid child molestation scandal

 Josh Duggar has cancelled an upcoming appearance amid his child molestation scandal.

South Korea's Park names new PM after scandal strikes again

South Korean President Park Geun-hye nominated her justice minister as prime minister after the incumbent stood down amid scandal - her sixth choice for the job since taking office in 2013. 

Portia de Rossi returns to "Scandal" as series regular
Portia de Rossi returns to "Scandal" as series regular

Actress Portia de Rossi has been upped to series regular for the upcoming fifth season of popular TV series "Scandal".

Shweta Basu Prasad bats for Radhika Apte
Shweta Basu Prasad bats for Radhika Apte

Radhika Apte is least affected by the "leaked nude video" issue that made headlines recently.

US drug enforcement head retires after sex scandal

 The head of the US Drug Enforcement Administration is retiring, following a scandal involving drug agents attending orgies with cartel-hired prostitutes abroad.

South Korean PM tenders resignation over bribery scandal

 South Korean Prime Minister Lee Wan-Koo was left in political limbo on Tuesday after offering to resign over a scandal involving bribery allegations against senior members of President Park Geun-Hye`s administration.

Lena Dunham to appear on Scandal
Lena Dunham to appear on Scandal

The 28-year-old 'Girls' creator and star will appear in an upcoming episode set to air in March on ABC, Entertainment Weekly reported.

Details of her role are being kept under wraps, but it's thought she could be linked to Olivia Pope & Associates.

"Self-censoring" scandal at newspaper roils UK press landscape

One of Britain`s most storied newspapers has been accused of self-censoring for commercial gain, raising awkward questions about a centuries-old press culture which has prided itself on its no-holds-barred approach to truth telling.

Israel's Netanyahu facing new scandal over bloated expenses

With Israeli elections looming and the region in turmoil, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu finds himself once more enmeshed in a gossipy scandal.

Scott Foley injures foot on 'Scandal' set
Scott Foley injures foot on 'Scandal' set

Actor Scott Foley has suffered an injury during the filming of political thriller TV series 'Scandal'.

Super Bowl 49: Pats stand in way of Seahawks dynastic aims
Super Bowl 49: Pats stand in way of Seahawks dynastic aims

Sunday`s Super Bowl 49 caps a National Football League season marred by scandal with a compelling clash between Seattle and New England that promises to clear away the clouds.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho charged with misconduct
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho charged with misconduct

Jose Mourinho was charged with misconduct by the Football Association on Thursday after the Chelsea manager made a series of controversial comments about match officials.

Owners back Roger Goodell after probe supports Ray Rice story
Owners back Roger Goodell after probe supports Ray Rice story

National Football League club owners restated their support for commissioner Roger Goodell after an independent probe backed his version of events in the Ray Rice domestic violence scandal.

British MP launches campaign for "new FIFA"
British MP launches campaign for "new FIFA"

The time has come for a "new FIFA" following years of scandal and corruption, say campaigners who are meeting at the European Parliament in Brussels later this month to discuss how to make it happen.

Amy Pascal hopes success of `The Interview` will help her stay employed amidst Sony hacking scandal
Amy Pascal hopes success of `The Interview` will help her stay employed amidst Sony hacking scandal

 Amy Pascal has revealed that she hopes the success of "The Interview" will be enough to keep her job in the wake of the Sony hacking scandal.

Israeli minister''s associate detained for graft scandal

A close associate of Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman was detained Sunday by police for possible involvement in a major corruption scandal, police spokesman Mickey Rosenfeld said.

Brazil president named in lawsuit in US

 Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff and outgoing Finance Minister Guido Mantega were among the 14 names cited in a lawsuit in a US court against Brazil`s state-run oil company Petrobras.

Japan coach Javier Aguirre denies Spain match fixing allegations
Japan coach Javier Aguirre denies Spain match fixing allegations

Japan coach Javier Aguirre on Saturday denied allegations that he was part of a match-fixing scandal that has rocked world football.

Play 'The Vagina Monologues' inspired me: Kerry Washington
Play 'The Vagina Monologues' inspired me: Kerry Washington

'Scandal' star Kerry Washington has revealed that the play 'The Vagina Monologues' inspired her to become part of a movement to end domestic violence.