5 things to know Tuesday, April 5: Nations scramble to contain fallout after offshore account report leak

People gather to demonstrate against Iceland's prime minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson, in Reykjavik on Monday April 4, 2016. Iceland's prime minister insisted Monday he would not resign after documents leaked in a media investigation allegedly link him to an offshore company that could represent a serious conflict of interest, according to information leaked from a Panamanian law firm at the center of an international tax evasion scheme. (AP Photo/Brynjar Gunnarsson)

People gather to demonstrate against Iceland’s prime minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson, in Reykjavik on Monday April 4, 2016. Iceland’s prime minister insisted Monday he would not resign after documents leaked in a media investigation allegedly link him to an offshore company that could represent a serious conflict of interest, according to information leaked from a Panamanian law firm at the center of an international tax evasion scheme. (AP Photo/Brynjar Gunnarsson)

Here’s what you need to know to stay informed this Tuesday:

1. Nations scramble to contain fallout after offshore account report leak.

Several governments have their work cut out for them when it comes to controlling the damage caused by a recent Panamanian law firm leak that lists thousands of rich, powerful people who conducted offshore financial business, the Associated Press reports. Thousands of protesters gathered to demand that Iceland’s prime minister resign after the papers linked him to offshore activity that could prove a conflict of interest. China’s state media are currently ignoring reports that relatives of several politicians own offshore companies and have blocked web searches for “Panama documents.”

2. Google tips led police to charge Austin teacher with having child porn.

An Austin teacher was charged with possession of child pornography last week after two tips from Google about videos uploaded to one of its accounts, the American-Statesman’s Roberto Villalpando reports. 31-year-old Joe Luis Martinez, a music teacher at Rodriguez Elementary School, has since been placed on administrative leave and recommended for termination. Google first reported six videos it suspected of being child pornography on an account in its system on February 25. The company provided a second tip about another video on March 15.

3. Cruz aims to extend Trump’s bad week with Wisconsin win.

Ted Cruz is hoping Donald Trump can’t catch a break in today’s Wisconsin primaries. The senator will aim to extend what has already been a rough week for Trump by taking the majority of Milwaukee, where Trump has been criticized. The GOP front-runner heads to Wisconsin with 47 percent of all delegates so far awarded but will need 55 percent of the remaining delegates to be awarded the nomination. If Cruz is to do well in Wisconsin Trump will have his work cut out for him in gaining the necessary delegates.

4. IPO could come this month for Dell-owned SecureWorks.

In an effort to raise capital and get rid of debt ahead of its $67 billion acquisition of EMC Corp., Dell Inc. might issue an initial public offering this month for its cybersecurity business unit SecureWorks, 512 Tech reports. The planned EMC deal is expected to earn Dell about $49 billion in debt. SecureWorks’ IPO could raise the company as much as $150 million. If the EMC deal is completed it will be the biggest technology merger ever.

5. Vince Young being sued over 2014 alleged incident.

Former UT quarterback Vince Young is being sued by a woman who claims he pulled her hair during a car ride in 2014, Hook’Em’s Brian Davis reports. Tiffany Cayo is seeking $250,000 in damages for the incident and claims that Young was “extremely intoxicated” when it occurred. Young’s attorney has called the suit “a clear attempt to extract money from Mr. Young.”

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