Volkswagen Settles Emissions-Cheating Cases For $14.7BVolkswagen will spend $14.7 billion to settle consumer lawsuits and government allegations that it cheated on emissions tests in what lawyers are calling the largest auto-related class-action settlement in U.S. history.
Family Of Man Accused Of Stabbing Half-Brothers Settles Suit Against Western PsychA couple who claims their son should have been committed the day before he stabbed his 11-year-old twin half-brothers, killing one, have settled their lawsuit against Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic.
T-Mobile Offering Refunds For “Cramming”T-Mobile is paying more than $67 million in refunds to customers who were billed for text message services they didn't order.
NFL & Players Agree Not To Cap Money In Concussion SuitThe National Football League has agreed to pay cash awards to any player who suffers from dementia and other diseases linked to head hits.
Lawyers Get $508K In Parents' Western Psych Shooting SettlementA judge has awarded $508,000 to the attorneys who represented the parents of a therapist fatally shot at a Pittsburgh psychiatric hospital.
Parents Settle Pittsburgh Zoo Lawsuit In Mauling Death The parents of a 2-year-old boy who was mauled to death after falling into a wild African dogs exhibit have settled their lawsuit against the Pittsburgh zoo.
Western Psych Shooting Suit Plaintiffs To Share $500KVictims of a shooting rampage at a University of Pittsburgh psychiatric clinic will share a $500,000 settlement from the deceased gunman's estate.
Toyota Reaches $1.2 Billion Criminal Settlement With GovernmentIt's the largest criminal penalty ever assessed against an auto manufacturer -- $1.2 billion -- announced Wednesday morning by Attorney General Eric Holder.
Zoo Reaches Settlement With USDA Over Boy’s DeathThe Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium will pay the U.S. Department of Agriculture $4,550 as part of a settlement over an investigation into the death of a 2-year-old boy who was fatally mauled when he fell into an exhibit of wild African dogs.
Man Wrongly Convicted Of Rape, Sent Back To Prison For Gun, Drug ChargesA man who spent nearly two decades in prison on a wrongly convicted rape charge is going back to jail.
Penn State: 26 People Get $59.7 Million Over SanduskyPenn State said Monday it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
City Council To Vote On $25K Strip Club SettlementCity council will vote Wednesday on a $25,000 settlement it will have to pay out to the strip club Blush.