Business

Prominent businessman’s trial: ‘He has enough money to buy people to survive’

A young man says he was bribed by a well-known entertainer to withdraw an indecent assault complaint against a wealthy businessman who “has enough money to buy people to survive”. The Kiwi businessman, who has name suppression, is on trial in the High Court at Auckland, accused of indecently assaulting three men on separate occasions […]

Politics

A prominent Southern Baptist calls on Trump to step down.

Russell Moore, the head of the Southern Baptist Convention’s influential public-policy arm, is joining the calls for President Trump to resign. “There are 12 dangerous days for our country left,” Mr. Moore wrote in a Twitter post addressed to the president on Friday morning. “Could you please step down and let our country heal?” Mr. […]