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HP pays $108M to settle US probes into foreign bribes

The tech giant's subsidiaries in Russia, Poland, and Mexico paid bribes to officials to secure lucrative government contracts, federal investigators allege.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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Ep. 1263: Where Caroline bribes us with bacon

After a two-years, Caroline McCarthy finally makes her return to the show to tell us about her time at Google and why she did the impossible and left.

By May. 3, 2013

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The 404 1,263: Where Caroline bribes us with bacon (podcast)

After a two-year absence, Caroline McCarthy finally makes her return to the show to tell us about her time at Google and why she did the impossible and left.

By May. 3, 2013

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Cinemark bribes moviegoers to not use their phones during films

In a move that's either sheer desperation or sheer genius, Cinemark is rewarding customers with coupons for not using their phones during movies.

By Nov. 15, 2012

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Charity Bribes: Coerce celebs for a good cause

Want Donald Trump to post a picture of his hair when he wakes up? You might just get your wish, if a new site that trades amusing celeb stunts for charity dollars takes off.

By Mar. 30, 2012

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Customs agent took bribes to access Fed police databases

Former Customs Service agent and the Mexican drug trafficker who bribed him both go to prison for a scheme involving selling access to massive confidential police databases.

By Jan. 16, 2008

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Panasonic subsidiary at center of U.S. bribery investigation

A subsidiary that makes in-flight entertainment and communications systems is under investigation for allegedly paying bribes to secure contracts, according to documents reviewed by The Wall Street Journal.

By Mar. 31, 2013

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Larry David bows to the will of the Internet

What's the going rate to get a celebrity to join Twitter? In Larry David's case, about $10,000 in charitable donations.

By May. 14, 2012

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Feds: IBM bribed South Korea, China officials

IBM has agreed to a settlement of $10 million to settle civil charges. It's being sued by the SEC for using bribes to gain computer equipment contracts.

By Mar. 18, 2011

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Chinese authorities probe Foxconn bribery charges

The consumer electronics maker says it brought in law enforcement authorities to investigate allegations of illegal payments by supply chain partners to Foxconn executives.

By Jan. 9, 2013