Corruption

Trump Has Reached Peak 'Level of Corruption' With Decision to Award G7 Contract to His Own Resort, Former Ethics Chief Warns

14 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

"I'm so angry about the Doral corruption that I can barely see straight," said Walter Shaub, the former director of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics.
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Has South Africa's ruling party betrayed Mandela's legacy?

44 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

South African politician Baleka Mbete on corruption, xenophobia and whether the ANC has lived up to its promises.
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Trump's acting chief of staff admits it: There was a Ukraine quid pro quo

8 hours ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

But he insisted it wasn't a corrupt one.
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Next question for Rick Perry: Will he testify?

Next question for Rick Perry: Will he testify?

9 hours ago   |   Politico   |   4 articles

Energy Department Secretary Rick Perry's departure from the Trump administration doesn't resolve the most pressing question about his role in the Ukraine scandal - whether he...
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Why Trump asked Ukraine's president about 'CrowdStrike'

11 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

In his now-infamous July phone call with Ukraine's president, President Donald Trump referred briefly to a long-discredited conspiracy theory that tries to cast doubt on...
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Trump's Lawyer Throws Mick Mulvaney Under The Bus After He Admits Ukraine Quid Pro Quo

12 hours ago   |   Politicus USA   |   3 articles

Trump's lawyer Jay Sekulow claimed to have no involvement after the president's chief of staff admitted the Ukraine quid pro quo. After Mick Mulvaney did this in front of the...
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Mulvaney confirms Trump withheld aid in part to pressure Ukraine to investigate Democrats

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   7 articles

By Molly O'Toole, Jennifer Haberkorn and Sarah D. Wire WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump withheld roughly $400 million in aid to Ukraine earlier this year in part to push its...
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The G.M. Strike Was the Best and the Worst of the Labor Movement

13 hours ago   |   NY Times

Despite widespread corruption in the union's top ranks, the workers made the fight their own.
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Trump's chief of staff admits it: There was a Ukraine quid pro quo

14 hours ago   |   The Washington Post   |   3 articles

But he insisted it wasn't a corrupt one.
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White House: Ukraine aid held up in part over election probe

15 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   7 articles

WASHINGTON - The White House is acknowledging that President Donald Trump asked Ukraine's leader to investigate his country's role in meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential...
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Rick Perry tells Trump he's resigning as energy secretary: reports

Rick Perry tells Trump he's resigning as energy secretary: reports

WASHINGTON - Energy Secretary Rick Perry will step down from the Trump Administration, according to reports. The former Texas governor informed President Trump in writing of... Read more ...

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes injures right knee in second quarter...

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes injures right knee in second quarter against Broncos

The reigning MVP has thrown 15 touchdown passes and one interception this season. Read more ...

Woman lost for 3 days rescued thanks to SOS message in the sand

Woman lost for 3 days rescued thanks to SOS message in the sand

An Australian woman has a surveillance camera to thank for her rescue after she got lost while camping with friends. Read more ...

Woman diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer early in pregnancy gives birth...

Woman diagnosed with aggressive breast cancer early in pregnancy gives birth to healthy baby boy

"I am blessed when I look at my son, and I cannot ask for more than that," the new mom said. Read more ...

Couple files federal lawsuit against Taco Bell over $2.18 bill dispute

Couple files federal lawsuit against Taco Bell over $2.18 bill dispute

A New Jersey couple who says they were charged $2.18 too much after ordering two fast-food meals last year has filed a federal lawsuit. Read more ...

US VP Pence says reached deal with Turkey's Erdogan for ceasefire in...

US VP Pence says reached deal with Turkey's Erdogan for ceasefire in Northern Syria

Turkey has agreed to temporarily halt its military operation against Syria's Kurdish-led militias, allowing them to withdraw from the country's border, US Vice President Mike... Read more ...

Trump to host next G-7 summit at his National Doral resort

Trump to host next G-7 summit at his National Doral resort

WASHINGTON - President Trump will host the G-7 summit at his golf resort in Miami, the White House announced Thursday. The summit will take place at the Trump National Doral... Read more ...

Corbyn criticized by Tories for rejecting Boris Brexit deal before he'd even...

Corbyn criticized by Tories for rejecting Boris Brexit deal before he'd even read it

Jeremy Corbyn has been roundly criticized by his political opponents for rejecting Boris Johnson's Brexit deal with the EU out of hand without reading it. Corbyn was quoted by... Read more ...

Doctor found guilty of $12 million Medicare, health scheme, prosecution says

Doctor found guilty of $12 million Medicare, health scheme, prosecution says

A southern California physician was found guilty Wednesday in a Medicare fraud and device scheme that brought him $4.5 million, according to the Justice Department. Read more ...

Justin Thomas takes 2-stroke after 2 rounds at CJ Cup

Justin Thomas takes 2-stroke after 2 rounds at CJ Cup

JEJU ISLAND, South Korea - Justin Thomas shot a 9-under 63 Friday to take a two-stroke lead at the CJ Cup, putting himself in position to win his second PGA Tour event in South... Read more ...