The Teapot Dome Scandal of the s shocked Americans by revealing an unprecedented level of greed and corruption within the federal government. The scandal involved ornery oil tycoons, poker-playing politicians, illegal liquor sales, a murder-suicide, a womanizing president and a bagful of bribery cash delivered on the sly. In the end, the scandal would empower the Senate to conduct rigorous investigations into government corruption. It also marked the first time a U. Before the Watergate Scandal , the Teapot Dome Scandal was regarded as the most sensational example of high-level corruption in the history of U. Albert Fall, a former Secretary of the Interior, was charged with accepting bribes from oil companies in exchange for exclusive rights to drill for oil on federal land.
Horse racing rocked by sex scandal as female rider claims top jockey attacked her - Mirror Online
A top female jockey has told of a terrifying ordeal when a famous rider pushed himself on her in a changing room. And Gay, 53, whose career spans more than three decades, warned that tragic consequences lie ahead for aspiring female jockeys and stable staff if the perpetrators are not driven out of racing for good. All I wanted was to do my job to the best of my ability. The daughter of top National Hunt jockey Paul Kelleway, Gay was destined to spend her life working with horses.
A new trailer has dropped for the hotly anticipated movie Bombshell. With a star-studded cast including Charlize Theron , Margot Robbie and Nicole Kidman, the film is set to focus on a sexual harassment scandal that rocked media empire Fox News, coming to a head in The miniseries starred Russell Crowe as Ailes and centred on the rise of the Fox News network through to the sexual harassment claims and his eventual ousting from the network. Bombshell appears to bring the focus back to his female victims and their battle to bring the media titan to justice. Although allegations of sexual misconduct against Ailes date back to in the book The Loudest Voice in the Room, the film appears to focus on , when news anchor Gretchen Carlson played by Nicole Kidman brought a sexual harassment lawsuit against Ailes.
If it's your own history, you might as well use it. In August , during a brief break from one of their final recording sessions, the four members of the Beatles were photographed in mid-stride on the London crosswalk a few yards from where they were working. In the photo used on the Abbey Road sleeve, Paul McCartney is out of stride with the other three Beatles, and is also the only Beatle barefoot.