Bribery

Ecuador's Vice President Jorge Glas holds up decrees signed by Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno that strips him of his duties at a press conference in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017. Moreno stripped his vice president of his authority Thursday over corruption allegations that emerged amid a battle for power within their ruling leftist coalition. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
August 03, 2017 - 6:16 pm
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno stripped his vice president of his authority Thursday over corruption allegations that emerged amid a battle for power within their ruling leftist coalition. In a signed decree, Moreno said he was withdrawing all the tasks that had been...
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Brazil's President Michel Temer gives a statement at Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, after surviving a key congressional vote that could have suspended him over a bribery charge. The bribery allegation, which stunned even Brazilians inured to graft cases, was the latest in a bevy of scandals that has rocked the administration and created deep uncertainty and angst in Latin America’s largest nation. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 03, 2017 - 8:57 am
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — With his job on the line, President Michel Temer eked out a victory in a congressional vote over a bribery charge against him that has fueled angst and anger across Latin America's largest nation. But there are more legal woes ahead and clear chinks in his governing...
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Brazil's President Michel Temer gives a statement at Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, after surviving a key congressional vote that could have suspended him over a bribery charge. The bribery allegation, which stunned even Brazilians inured to graft cases, was the latest in a bevy of scandals that has rocked the administration and created deep uncertainty and angst in Latin America’s largest nation. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 03, 2017 - 12:51 am
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — With his job on the line, President Michel Temer eked out a victory in a congressional vote over a bribery charge against him that has fueled angst and anger across Latin America's largest nation. But there are more legal woes ahead and clear chinks in his governing...
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Brazil's President Michel Temer gives a statement at Planalto presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, after surviving a key congressional vote that could have suspended him over a bribery charge. The bribery allegation, which stunned even Brazilians inured to graft cases, was the latest in a bevy of scandals that has rocked the administration and created deep uncertainty and angst in Latin America’s largest nation. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 03, 2017 - 12:04 am
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — With his job on the line, President Michel Temer eked out a victory in a congressional vote over a bribery charge against him that has fueled angst and anger across Latin America's largest nation. But there are more legal woes ahead and clear chinks in his governing...
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Opposition lawmakers hold a banner that reads in Portuguese: "Temer Out!" during a congressional before the key vote by Brazil's lower house on whether to suspend Brazil's President Michel Temer and put him on trial over an alleged bribery scheme to line his pockets, in Brasilia, Brazil, Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. Temer appeared to have the upper-hand and is confident he can survive bribery charge vote. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 02, 2017 - 9:01 pm
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Brazil's embattled president survived a key congressional vote that could have suspended him over a bribery charge, mustering enough support Wednesday night to stay in office and avoid being tried by the country's highest court. President Michel Temer needed the support of...
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An activist protests, dressed with a mask of Brazil's President Michel Temer, as he holds fake 100 Brazilian Real notes and a sign that reads in Portuguese "I buy votes," at the arrivals area of the airport in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017. Temer faces a congressional vote on his future Wednesday, a showdown coming in a month dreaded by leaders of Latin America's largest nation. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 02, 2017 - 9:40 am
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — President Michel Temer appeared to have the upper-hand Wednesday in a key vote by the lower chamber of Brazil's Congress on whether to suspend him and put him on trial over an alleged bribery scheme to line his pockets. Despite a 5 percent approval rating in opinion polls...
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An activist protests, dressed with a mask of Brazil's President Michel Temer, as he holds fake 100 Brazilian Real notes and a sign that reads in Portuguese "I buy votes," at the arrivals area of the airport in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017. Temer faces a congressional vote on his future Wednesday, a showdown coming in a month dreaded by leaders of Latin America's largest nation. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
August 02, 2017 - 6:47 am
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — President Michel Temer appeared to have the upper-hand Wednesday going into a key vote by the lower chamber of Brazil's Congress on whether to suspend him and put him on trial over an alleged bribery scheme to line his pockets. Despite a 5 percent approval rating in opinion...
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In this July 22, 2017, photo, students play soccer at Al Hidayah Islamic Boarding School in Sei Mencirim, North Sumatra, Indonesia. The school was founded by former radical preacher Khairul Ghazali for the sons of Islamic militants whose fathers are either killed in police raids or in prison for terrorism offenses and aimed at preventing them from becoming the next generation of Indonesian jihadists. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)
August 02, 2017 - 5:48 am
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. LAWSUIT: FOX NEWS COORDINATED WITH WHITE HOUSE ON FALSE STORY The investigator looking into the killing of DNC staffer Seth Rich alleges that the cable news channel quoted him as saying things...
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July 28, 2017 - 10:15 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania judge serving a 28-year prison term for a scandal that became known as "kids for cash" has secured an appeals hearing to overturn some of his convictions. An evidentiary hearing is set for Sept. 14 in Harrisburg. Former Luzerne County Judge Mark...
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July 25, 2017 - 2:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecutor says a Chinese billionaire bribed two United Nations ambassadors so he could make a U.N. conference center in China the "Geneva of Asia." Assistant U.S. Attorney Janis Echenberg (EHK'-ehn-burg) told a jury during a trial's closing arguments Tuesday that 69-year-old Ng...
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