Oligarchs

Italy Is Leading the World in Seizing Oligarchs' Assets

Italy Is Leading the World in Seizing Oligarchs' Assets

13 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

The Guardia di Finanza acted quickly to confiscate Russian-owned property on Italian territory. Other nations should learn from the force.
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Bill Browder, the financier Vladimir Putin wants dead, says he now gets regular calls from US and British officials seeking his advice

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Investor and political activist Bill Browder and Russian President Vladimir Putin Getty Images Bill Browder says he gets regular calls from US and British officials since...
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US gets warrant to seize a sanctioned Russian oligarch's airplane worth over $90 million and owned through 'series of shell companies'

8 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Russian oligarch and government official Andrei Vladimirovich Skoch owns an Airbus A319-100 through shell companies and trusts connected to his romantic partner, according to...
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Feds move to seize $90 million plane from Russian oligarch Andrei Skoch

Feds move to seize $90 million plane from Russian oligarch Andrei Skoch

9 days ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

Billionaire Andrei Skoch has repeatedly been hit with sanctions by the US in recent years, including aiding the Kremlin in violating the sovereignty of Ukraine.
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German media sheds light on Zelensky's ‘secret deals'

German media sheds light on Zelensky's ‘secret deals'

9 days ago   |   RT

Die Welt published an excerpt from a new biography which describes alleged cases of corruption involving Ukraine's president German newspaper Die Welt has put Ukrainian...
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The Kleptocrat Who Bankrolled Rudy Guiliani's Dive for Dirt on Biden

12 days ago   |   The New Republic

For the past few years, as Rudy Giuliani gallivanted around the world looking for any kind of conspiracy that could help then-President Donald Trump remain in office, one...
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There's a giant loophole in UK law that allows Putin's sanctioned oligarchs to skate by, and the U.S. equivalent is a Trump favorite

13 days ago   |   Fortune

It's not legal for sanctioned individuals to access their money in the UK. But what if someone else does it in their name?
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Rudy Giuliani's lawyer says he had 'no idea' a Ukrainian oligarch's company bankrolled his travel expenses

13 days ago   |   Business Insider

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani speaks during a news conference in Miami in July 2021. Matias J. Ocner/Miami Herald/Tribune News Service A company owned by the...
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“New Kings of New York” author on 5 projects that reshaped NYC real estate

14 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

What if we told you that in 2011, a man who turned fertilizer into riches would upend New York City's real estate market? The billionaire Russian oligarch's then-unprecedented...
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Putin's rumored girlfriend hit with latest U.S. sanctions

15 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - A new round of U.S. sanctions targeting Russian elites includes a woman named in news reports as Vladimir Putin's longtime romantic partner. The Treasury...
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UFC 278: How Leon Edwards evolved into a title contender while flying...

UFC 278: How Leon Edwards evolved into a title contender while flying completely under the radar

Edwards lost his first meeting with champion Kamaru Usman in 2015 in an early prelims bout. Now, they meet with much more at stake Read more ...

Judge: Pharmacies owe 2 Ohio counties $650 million in opioid distribution case

Judge: Pharmacies owe 2 Ohio counties $650 million in opioid distribution case

It was the first time pharmacy companies completed a trial to defend themselves in a drug crisis that has killed a half-million Americans since 1999. Read more ...

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault and weapons charges in LA

A$AP Rocky pleads not guilty to assault and weapons charges in LA

A$AP Rocky, whose real name is Rakim Mayers, is accused of firing two gunshots at the direction of onetime “A$AP Mob” rap collective member A$AP Relli in November. Read more ...

Six Flags CEO says parks have become 'cheap daycare center for teenagers'

Six Flags is looking to make changes and raise prices after seeing a decrease in both attendance and revenue this year. Read more ...

New York City wants to charge up to $23 a day to drive into Manhattan. It...

The congestion pricing plan would provide a new stream of revenue for the struggling MTA. But opponents say the costs will put an economic strain on motorists. Read more ...

Taiwan's Best Fighter Jet Compared to China's J-20 Mighty Dragon

Taiwan deployed six of its most powerful jets late Wednesday in response to ongoing drills from Beijing's fighters. Read more ...

Falcons sign KeeSean Johnson

The Falcons added a wide receiver to their roster on Wednesday. The team announced the signing of KeeSean Johnson. Wide receiver Tyshaun James was waived to make space for... Read more ...

Bengals sign Javaris Davis, waive Bookie Radley-Hiles

The Bengals signed free agent cornerback Javaris Davis on Wednesday, the team announced. They waived cornerback Bookie Radley-Hiles in a corresponding move. Davis, a first-year... Read more ...

Man tried to kidnap 9-year-old near West Ridge grocery store: police

Man tried to kidnap 9-year-old near West Ridge grocery store: police

CHICAGO - Chicago police said a 9-year-old was able to escape after a man tried to kidnap her near a West Ridge grocery store. The girl was walking with a woman near the Cermak... Read more ...

Colliding black holes could clock universe's expansion rate

Colliding black holes could clock universe's expansion rate

New research suggests that the expansion of the universe could be measured using colliding black holes as 'spectral sirens.' Read more ...