Trial Opens in Atlanta School Cheating Scandal

New York Times | Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:52:32 -0700

The urban school district has already suffered one of the most devastating standardized-testing scandals of recent years. A state investigation in 2011 found that 178 principals and teachers in the city school district were involved in cheating on ...

New York Times

View Complete Story

Anne Helen Petersen on How to Build (and Bury) a Hollywood Scandal

TIME | Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:18:45 -0700

Everyone loves a scandal — and no one did scandal better than old Hollywood. In her new book, Scandals of Classic Hollywood: Sex, Deviance and Drama From the Golden Age of American Cinema (out Sept. 30), writer Anne Helen Petersen delves deep ...


View Complete Story

Rotherham child sex scandal: Andrew Norfolk on how he broke the story

The Guardian | Sun, 28 Sep 2014 10:05:03 -0700

Andrew Norfolk, the Times reporter responsible for exposing Rotherham's child sex scandal, recoils when the Guardian suggests coming to its London office for an interview. Not because he is based in Leeds, or works for a rival, but because “it would ...

The Guardian

View Complete Story

VA scandal: 3 whistle-blowers reach settlements with agency

Los Angeles Times | Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:21:52 -0700

Three employees who complained about the troubled Veterans Affairs hospital in Phoenix have reached settlements with the scandal-scarred federal agency that runs the health system for veterans, it was announced Monday. The employees were among the ...

Los Angeles Times

View Complete Story