Ex-CIA official sentenced to 37 months

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- The CIA's former No. 3 official was sentenced Thursday to 37 months in prison for corrupting the agency's contracts, officials said.

Former No. 3 at CIA pleads guilty to corruption charge

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- The former No. 3 official at the CIA pleaded guilty to corruption in federal court in Virginia Monday, admitting he had steered agency contracts to a friend, concealed their relationship and accepted tens of thousands of dollars worth of gifts from him.
SHAUN WATERMAN, UPI Homeland and National Security Editor

Ex-CIA official guilty of conspiracy

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 29 (UPI) -- A former high-level CIA administrator pleaded guilty Monday to directing agency contracts to a defense contractor who was a friend and hiding the friendship.

Contractor sentenced to prison for bribery

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- A California defense contractor has been sentenced to 12 years in prison for bribing a Republican congressman to win lucrative government contracts.

Brent Wilkes facing lengthy prison term

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- California defense contractor Brent Wilkes is facing a possible 25-year prison sentence for his conviction on conspiracy, bribery and fraud charges.

Mortgage broker admits money laundering

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- A mortgage broker has pleaded guilty to money laundering in California, admitting he helped funnel a bribe to former U.S. Rep. Randy Cunningham.

Defense contractor faces 60 years in jail

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- Federal probation officers recommend a defense contractor convicted of bribing a former U.S. congressman should be jailed for 60 years, court records show.

Analysis: Ghost of outsourcing yet to come

WASHINGTON, Dec. 27 (UPI) -- It is that time of year again, when we both look back at what happened and what will be. Just as Ebenezer Scrooge did, aided by the Ghosts of Christmas Past and the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come in Charles Dickens' famous classic, "A Christmas Carol." So in the spirit of Christmas let's look at the issue of national security and privatization.

Defense contractor guilty of bribery

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 6 (UPI) -- A Southern California defense contractor faces as long as 20 years in prison for bribing former Rep. Randy "Duke" Cunningham.

Report: Hispanic support for Gonzales thin

WASHINGTON, May 29 (UPI) -- Domestic Hispanic support for U.S. Attorney General Alberto Gonzales is waning, The Washington Post reported Tuesday.

New charges for Cunningham associates

SAN DIEGO, May 12 (UPI) -- A former top CIA official has been charged with improperly trying to steer a $132 million project to a contractor implicated in a prior U.S. corruption case.

Former CIA executive director indicted

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Former CIA Executive Director Kyle "Dusty" Foggo was indicted in San Diego Tuesday on charges of steering contracts to an old friend and sharing the proceeds.

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Cingular pulls racist ring tone

BROWNSVILLE, Texas, May 10 (UPI) -- A ring tone offered for sale online that makes fun of illegal Hispanic immigrants has been pulled from the Cingular Wireless Web site.

Prostitution claims enter Cunningham probe

WASHINGTON, April 29 (UPI) -- Allegations that a defense contractor paid for prostitutes have arisen in the probe of convicted former U.S. Rep. Randy Cunningham, R-Calif.
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Brent Wilkes
WAP2001082302 - 23 AUGUST 2001 - WASHINGTON, DC, USA: Brent Wilkes of the Washington DC League of United Latin American Citizens, speaks in favor of relaxing immigration laws during a National Hispanic Leadership Agenda (NHLA) press conference in Washington, D.C., August 23, 2001. rlw/Roger L. Wollenberg UPI

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