Banking giant accused of laundering billions

NEW YORK – A former employee of HSBC in New York has 1,000 pages of customer account records he claims are evidence of an international money-laundering scheme involving hundreds of billions of dollars by the global banking giant, which reportedly is under...

Treasure hunter claims $3bn WWII-era find off US coast

A Maine treasure hunter says he has discovered a WWII-era shipwreck filled with platinum, now worth $3bn £1.9bn. Greg Brooks of Sub Sea Research says a wreck sitting 50 miles 80km off the US Atlantic coast is the SS Port Nicholson, sunk in 1942. The Port Nicholson, a...