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Federal Prosecutors Announce Plans to Retry Senator Menendez

The Department of Justice announced on Friday its intent to retry Senator Robert Menendez on federal corruption charges, just two months after his initial trial ended in mistrial.

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Prosecutors want testimony of 19 other accusers for Cosby retrial

(Reuters) - Pennsylvania prosecutors on Thursday asked the judge who will preside over the second sexual assault trial of actor Bill Cosby to allow the testimony of 19 other accusers, including 12 women who were not allowed testify in the entertainer's first trial.

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Prosecutors accuse parents of torturing California siblings

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The California couple accused of keeping their 13 children captive in the family's squalid home were charged on Thursday with torture, child abuse and false imprisonment, as prosecutors said the victims were beaten, starved and chained.

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Brazilian prosecutors ask BNY Mellon unit to return $2.5 billion to local fund

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors asked on Thursday that the local unit of Bank of New York Mellon Corp return 8.2 billion reais ($2.56 billion) to local pension fund Postalis, according to a statement.

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UPDATE 1-Brazilian prosecutors ask BNY Mellon unit to return $2.5 bln to local fund

SAO PAULO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors asked on Thursday that the local unit of Bank of New York Mellon Corp return 8.2 billion reais ($2.56 billion) to local pension fund Postalis, according to a statement.

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Brazilian prosecutors ask BNY Mellon to return $2.5 bln to local fund

SAO PAULO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors in Sao Paulo asked on Thursday that the local unit of Bank of New York Mellon Corp return 8.2 billion reais ($2.56 billion) to local pension fund Postalis, according to a statement.

Manning, Chelsea nytimes.com

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why I’m Ambivalent About Chelsea Manning

I don’t think she’s the perfect candidate. But I’m inspired by her willingness to fight back.

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Dance bars, mobile phones and Chelsea jerseys: changing face of Bhutan

THIMPHU (Reuters) - For decades Bhutan had no television, no traffic lights and a culture that had barely changed in centuries.

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Chelsea through on penalties, Bournemouth lose to Wigan

LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea won a penalty shootout to beat second tier Norwich City on Wednesday and sneak into the FA Cup fourth round following a tempestuous replay that ended 1-1 after extra time with the Premier League champions reduced to nine men.

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Neighbor: We tried to talk to the kids once. They froze.

When Kimberly Milligan moved into her California home in 2015, she was told her grandson might soon have a playmate, since a family of 12 lived across the street.

Prosecutorial Misconduct nytimes.com

Prosecutors Had the Wrong Man. They Prosecuted Him Anyway.

The wrongfully convicted have tried, and failed, to hold the New Orleans district attorney’s office accountable for breaking evidence rules. Now a lawsuit is citing 45 examples.

Ansari, Aziz nytimes.com

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Aziz, We Tried to Warn You

It may seem like rules around sex have changed overnight, but feminists have been talking about this for a long time.

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'Chelsea bomber' tried to radicalize fellow inmates, U.S. prosecutors say

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New Jersey man found guilty last year of planting two homemade bombs in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, one of which wounded 30 people, has tried to radicalize fellow inmates with Islamic State and al Qaeda propaganda, U.S. prosecutors said on Tuesday.

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Chelsea Manning files for US Senate run

Chelsea Manning, the former Army intelligence analyst who spent several years in prison for leaking classified information, has filed to run as a Democratic candidate for Senate in Maryland.

United States Politics and Government nytimes.com

Chelsea Manning Files for Senate Run in Maryland

Ms. Manning, a former Army private convicted of disclosing classified information, would face Senator Benjamin L. Cardin, the top Democrat on the Foreign Relations Committee, in the primary race.

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Chelsea Manning eyes U.S. Senate seat for Maryland

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Chelsea Manning, the transgender U.S. Army soldier who served seven years in military prison for leaking classified data, is seeking the Democratic Party's nomination for the U.S. Senate seat from Maryland, according to Federal election filings seen on Saturday.

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Chelsea Manning seeks Maryland U.S. Senate seat: election filing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Chelsea Manning, the transgender U.S. Army soldier who served seven years in military prison for leaking classified data, is seeking the Democratic Party's nomination for the U.S. Senate seat from Maryland, according to Federal election filings seen on Saturday.

Labor and Jobs nytimes.com

In a Tight Labor Market, Even Inmates Are Landing Jobs

A shortage of candidates is providing opportunities to people long shunned by employers and is forcing recruiters to consider new approaches to hiring.

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German prosecutors probe Bosch over Audi emissions

MUNICH (Reuters) - German prosecutors said on Thursday they had launched another probe into Robert Bosch GmbH over its suspected involvement in emissions test cheating - this time in relation to its work with Volkswagen's premium carmaker Audi.

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Chelsea spurn chances in League Cup stalemate with Arsenal

LONDON (Reuters) - Chelsea failed to make their home advantage count as they missed a string of chances to draw 0-0 with Arsenal in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final on Wednesday.

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Corruption prosecutors investigate FIFA dealings with Austria

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian corruption prosecutors are investigating transactions between FIFA, the world soccer governing body, and its Austrian counterpart OFB, a spokeswoman for the prosecutors said on Wednesday.

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Fire-Breathing Robots Bring Anarchy to a Chelsea Art Gallery

Mark Pauline, a.k.a. Survival Research Laboratories, has resisted the commercial side of the art world for years. Now he has work for sale in Chelsea.

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Bellerin earns Arsenal 2-2 draw in Chelsea derby classic

(Reuters) - - Arsenal and Chelsea made a mockery of talk of player fatigue at the end of a festive slog of Premier League action as Hector Bellerin's stoppage-time stunner earned the hosts a 2-2 draw in a scintillating derby on Wednesday.

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U.S. Attorney General appoints 17 interim top prosecutors

(Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday appointed 17 current and former federal prosecutors as interim U.S. Attorneys in jurisdictions around the country, the Department of Justice said.

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Bellerin earns Arsenal 2-2 draw with Chelsea

(Reuters) - - Hector Bellerin made amends for conceding a penalty with a superb stoppage-time equalizer to earn Arsenal a 2-2 draw with Chelsea in a scintillating Premier League game on Wednesday.

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U.S. Attorney General names 17 interim federal prosecutors

(Reuters) - U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Wednesday appointed 17 current and former federal prosecutors as interim U.S. Attorneys in jurisdictions around the country, the Department of Justice said.

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Prosecutors want 'swatting' suspect moved

Los Angeles prosecutors are scheduled to file a warrant Wednesday that could send a California suspect to Kansas to face charges in the "swatting" death of a Wichita man.

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Swatting case poses legal challenges for police and prosecutors

The 911 call was fake, authorities said, but the bullet was very real.

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6 messages Dems tried in Trump's first year

Democrats have reacted to President Donald Trump's victory with pragmatism, steadfast "resistance" and "A Better Deal."

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Prosecutors delay decision on Minnesota cop who fatally shot Australian

(Reuters) - Minneapolis' top prosecutor on Thursday said more investigation is needed before he decides whether or not to charge a police officer in the fatal shooting of an Australian woman in July that led to the police chief's resignation.

Muslims and Islam nytimes.com

Rabwah Journal: Shunned by Pakistan’s Muslims, Ahmadis Find Refuge in a City of Their Own

Rabwah, home to about 70,000 Ahmadis, has a veneer of calm, even affluence, that is at odds with the growing hatred against the sect elsewhere in the country.

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South Korea prosecutors seek 12 years jail for Samsung heir Lee in corruption case

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean prosecutors sought a 12-year jail term on Wednesday for Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee, in a corruption case that led to the ouster of the nation's president earlier this year.

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Prosecutors: Chelsea bomber tried to radicalize inmates

Ahmad Khan Rahimi, convicted in the 2016 bombing in New York's Chelsea neighborhood that injured 30 people, tried to radicalize other inmates, prosecutors say.

Deutsche Bank AG nytimes.com

Prosecutors Said to Seek Kushner Records From Deutsche Bank

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn subpoenaed records about entities associated with the family company of President Trump’s son-in-law, people briefed on the matter said.

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Mexico prison population drops as police, prosecutors bungle cases

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's prison population has fallen by a fifth from the peak in 2014 as fewer people are locked up under a new criminal justice system, with experts saying that cases are falling apart under a higher bar for police conduct and standards of evidence.

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Russia's Globex bank says hackers tried to steal 55 million roubles from it

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Hackers tried to steal 55 million roubles ($940,000) from Russian state bank Globex using the SWIFT international payments messaging system, the bank said on Thursday.

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Hackers tried to steal 55 million roubles from Russia's Globex bank: Kommersant

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Hackers tried to steal 55 million roubles ($940,000) from Russian state bank Globex using the SWIFT international payments messaging system, Kommersant newspaper reported, citing sources familiar with the situation.

Arms Trade nytimes.com

Australian Tried to Sell Missile Parts for North Korea, Police Say

The police said a naturalized Australian citizen tried to skirt United Nations sanctions by attempting to conduct trade deals on behalf of North Korea.

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Brazilian prosecutors ask state bank Caixa to remove vice presidents

BRASILIA (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors have asked that all the vice presidents of Caixa Economica Federal be replaced for what officials suspect are "irregularities" at the state bank, according to a document made public late on Friday.

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Chelsea and Arsenal earn narrow wins, Palace on the rise

LONDON (Reuters) - Champions Chelsea claimed an eighth win in their last 10 Premier League games at home to Southampton and Arsenal edged past Newcastle United as the London clubs maintained their distant pursuit of leaders Manchester City on Saturday.

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Prosecutors say Long Island woman tried to use bitcoin to aid Islamic State

(Reuters) - A suburban New York hospital technician accused of using bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to launder money meant for the militant group Islamic State was arrested on charges of money laundering in support of a foreign terrorist organization and bank fraud, prosecutors said Thursday.

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Indian Hindu tried to raise money with video of killing of Muslim: police

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A Hindu man in India tried to raise money for a campaign against minority Muslims by issuing an appeal for donations with a video he took and posted online showing him killing a Muslim, police said on Thursday.

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South Korea prosecutors seek four-year jail term for Lotte group chief

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea's prosecutors are seeking a four-year jail term for Lotte Group chief Shin Dong-bin, the corporate group's spokesman said by telephone on Thursday.

Theater nytimes.com

He Was a Snob About Musicals. Then He Tried Out to Play Hamilton.

Twenty-five-year-old Londoner Jamael Westman has definitely come around, now that he’s starring in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s hip-hop smash.

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S.African prosecutors extend deadline for Zuma to file arguments over revived graft charges

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said on Monday it had extended the deadline for President Jacob Zuma to submit arguments on why he should not be prosecuted for corruption.

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Japanese police refer former champion Harumafuji to prosecutors

TOKYO (Reuters) - Police on Monday referred former sumo grand champion Harumafuji to prosecutors on suspicion of bodily injury to a junior wrestler, Japanese media reported, the latest development in an incident that has tainted the image of the national sport.

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Russian operatives tried to contact Hope Hicks, NYT reports

Russian operatives tried to correspond with adviser Hope Hicks multiple times after Donald Trump's 2016 election victory, prompting the FBI to caution Hicks, people familiar with the events told The New York Times.

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Chelsea Handler evacuates home amid wildfire threat

Comedian Chelsea Handler is among the thousands who have had to flee their homes over the last three days as several wildfires burn in Southern California.

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German prosecutors begin initial inquiry into BMW diesel emission allegations

MUNICH (Reuters) - Munich prosecutors have opened a preliminary inquiry into allegations made this week by Germany's main environmental lobby group that a BMW diesel model is fitted with engine software capable of cheating on emissions tests.

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Munich prosecutors start initial inquiry into BMW emissions allegations

MUNICH (Reuters) - Munich prosecutors said on Wednesday they had opened a preliminary inquiry into allegations raised by Germany's main environmental lobby that a BMW diesel model is fitted with engine software capable of cheating on emissions tests.

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Turkish academics to be tried in April over Kurdish letter

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - A Turkish court on Tuesday adjourned for four months the trial of 10 academics who signed a letter to the Turkish government last year calling for violence against Turkey's Kurds to end.

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Obama tried to save Trump from a colossal mistake

With every revelation in the Trump-Russia controversy it's becoming clear that the most important moment in Donald Trump's transition involved the man he seems to detest the most.

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Manafort tried to pen positive op-ed on Ukraine work: special counsel

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The special counsel investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election on Monday accused President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, of working with a Russian colleague to draft an opinion piece about his political work for Ukraine.

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Siemens, Brazilian prosecutors eyeing settlement over bribery lawsuit: newspaper

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - German industrial group Siemens AG is negotiating a settlement worth more than 1 billion reais ($307 million) with Brazilian state prosecutors over a civil case related to probes into whether bribes were paid to win train contracts, according to a Monday newspaper report.

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Turkish banker says U.S. prosecutors withheld evidence

NEW YORK, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Lawyers for a banker at Turkey's state-owned Halkbank who is charged with scheming to violate U.S. sanctions against Iran accused U.S. prosecutors of withholding evidence that might help exculpate their client. They said this included gold trader Reza Zarrab's alleged willingness to lie in exchange for leniency. In a letter on Monday to U.S. District Judge Richard Berman in Manhattan, lawyers for Mehmet Hakan Atilla said prosecutors on Saturday even

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Russian prosecutors seek 10 years in jail for ex-economy minister -agencies

MOSCOW, Dec 4 (Reuters) - Russian prosecutors on Monday sought a sentence of 10 years in jail for ex-economy minister Alexei Ulyukayev, on trial on charges of extorting a $2 million bribe from Rosneft chief Igor Sechin, Russian news agencies reported.

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Liverpool and Chelsea keep up chase behind City; Spurs held

LONDON (Reuters) - Liverpool and Chelsea maintained their pursuit of runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City with comfortable wins on Saturday but Tottenham Hotspur dropped further off the pace with a disappointing 1-1 draw at Watford.

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U.S. prosecutors seek arrest of illegal immigrant acquitted of Kate Steinle murder

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors on Friday sought to arrest an illegal immigrant acquitted of murdering a San Francisco woman in a case raised during the 2016 presidential campaign, saying his conviction on a lesser weapons charge violated the terms of his supervised release.

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Bosnian Croat war criminal Praljak killed himself with cyanide: prosecutors

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Bosnian Croat war crimes convict Slobodan Praljak used cyanide to kill himself in court after losing his appeal, according to preliminary autopsy findings, Dutch prosecutors said on Friday.

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A man tried to mimic a TV stunt. The fire damaged 32 buildings

The fire damaged 32 buildings, displaced at least 18 people and forced the city to declare a state of emergency.

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War crimes convict Praljak took cyanide, Dutch prosecutors say

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - A preliminary autopsy indicates that Bosnian Croat war crimes convict Slobodan Praljak died of cyanide poisoning, Dutch prosecutors said on Friday.

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Suspected al Qaeda fighters among four Syrians arrested in Netherlands: prosecutors

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Two men suspected of having fought for an al Qaeda-linked group in Syria were among four Syrian migrants arrested in the Netherlands, Dutch authorities said on Friday.

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U.S. prosecutors could take Shkreli's Wu Tang Clan album, Picasso

(Reuters) - Martin Shkreli, dubbed the "pharma bro" for exploits such as jacking up the price of a life-saving drug by 5,000 percent, should forfeit $7.4 million, including his Wu Tang Clan album and a Picasso painting, U.S. prosecutors said on Friday.

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Massachusetts prosecutors to toss 6,000 cases tied to drug chemist

BOSTON (Reuters) - Massachusetts prosecutors on Thursday said they would dismiss more than 6,000 convictions linked to a former forensic chemist who authorities said for eight years stole drug evidence and worked in a state lab under the influence.

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Ex-priest took confession, then murdered Texas beauty queen -prosecutors

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A former Roman Catholic priest took the confession of a Texas beauty queen, then lured her to a church rectory and killed her, prosecutors said on Thursday to start a trial for a 1960 murder that has been one of state's most notorious cold cases.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates nytimes.com

Mueller’s Prosecutors Are Said to Have Interviewed Jared Kushner on Russia Meeting

The brief interview focused on a meeting attended by a Russian ambassador and the incoming national security adviser, Michael Flynn, according to a person briefed on the investigation.

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Charges against mom who tried to record bullying are dropped

Virginia prosecutors said Wednesday they had dropped all charges against a mother who was accused of illegally recording audio from her daughter's classroom -- an action she said was meant to help her determine whether the child was being bullied.

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Turkish gold trader begins testifying for U.S. prosecutors

NEW YORK, Nov 29 (Reuters) - A Turkish-Iranian gold trader on Wednesday began testifying for U.S. prosecutors in the trial of an executive at Turkey's state-owned Halkbank accused of taking part in a massive international money laundering scheme to help Iran evade U.S. sanctions.

Zarrab, Reza (1983- ) nytimes.com

Turkish Gold Trader Cuts Deal With Prosecutors in Iran Sanctions Case

The trader, who was arrested in 2016, is cooperating with American investigators, a prosecutor said at the trial of a co-defendant in a New York federal case that has already strained relations between the United States and Turkey.

News and News Media nytimes.com

Woman Tried to Dupe Washington Post With False Claim About Roy Moore, Paper Says

A woman told Washington Post reporters that Roy Moore, the Republican Senate candidate in Alabama, impregnated her when she was 15. But the newspaper said it rejected her assertions.

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RPT-U.S. prosecutors' letter spurred orders in self-driving car lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 25 (Reuters) - The judge overseeing a lawsuit between Uber Technologies Inc and Alphabet Inc's Waymo self-driving car unit issued a series of orders this week, prompted by information shared with him by the U.S. Department of Justice.

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U.S. prosecutors' letter spurred orders in self-driving car lawsuit

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The judge overseeing a lawsuit between Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] and Alphabet Inc's Waymo self-driving car unit issued a series of orders this week, prompted by information shared with him by the U.S. Department of Justice.

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Peru prosecutors say ex-president Toledo bribed by Brazil's Camargo

LIMA (Reuters) - The Peruvian attorney general's office accused former president Alejandro Toledo on Friday of taking bribes from Brazilian construction firm Camargo Correa SA [PMORRC.UL] in exchange for a lucrative highway contract during his 2001-2006 term.

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Move could indicate that Trump's former adviser is 'cooperating with prosecutors,' New York Times reports

Michael Flynn's lawyers recently informed President Donald Trump's legal team that they are not able to discuss the investigation by the special counsel anymore, four people involved with the case told The New York Times.

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Guatemala prosecutors raid Millicom offices in graft probe

GUATEMALA CITY, Nov 23 (Reuters) - Guatemala's attorney general and a United Nations-backed commission against impunity in Guatemala searched the offices of Millicom International Cellular's local unit on Thursday as part of a corruption investigation.

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UPDATE 2-Detained Venezuelan-U.S. Citgo executives to be tried as "traitors" -Maduro

WASHINGTON/CARACAS, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Wednesday that Venezuelan-American executives at refiner Citgo who were arrested in a corruption sweep this week would be tried as "corrupt, thieving traitors" despite a request by the United States to free them.

Murals nytimes.com

Trying to Save a 1950s Mural of 1800s Chelsea From Demolition

A city councilman joins the effort to preserve a W.P.A.-style painting housed inside a bank building set to be converted into condominiums.

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UPDATE 2-U.S. prosecutors charge Iranian in 'Game of Thrones' hack

Nov 21 (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors have charged an Iranian national with hacking into cable TV network HBO and stealing episodes and plot summaries for unaired programs including "Game of Thrones," then threatening to release the data unless he was paid $6 million.

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U.S. prosecutors charge Iranian in 'Game of Thrones' hack

(Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors have charged an Iranian-based hacker with penetrating the network of cable TV provider HBO and stealing episodes and plot summaries for unaired programs including "Game of Thrones," then threatening to release the data unless he was paid $6 million.

Juvenile Delinquency nytimes.com

Editorial: Justice at Last for the Youngest Inmates?

The Supreme Court has narrowed the use of life sentences without parole for juveniles. Now it can end it for good.

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Missing navy sub tried contacting bases

A missing Argentine submarine attempted to contact naval bases via satellite seven times, but communication with the vessel was not established, the nation's defense ministry said.

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Turkey launches investigation into U.S. prosecutors over Zarrab case: Anadolu

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish authorities have opened an investigation into the U.S. prosecutors who brought charges against a Turkish gold trader facing trial in New York, state media said on Saturday, after Ankara said the case was based on fabricated documents.

Russian Interference in 2016 US Elections and Ties to Trump Associates nytimes.com

Top Russian Official Tried to Broker ‘Backdoor’ Meeting Between Trump and Putin

The overture came soon after the Trump campaign was told of Russian “dirt” on Hillary Clinton. As Donald J. Trump neared the Republican nomination, Moscow tried repeatedly to contact his campaign.

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Venezuela's ex-prosecutor wants Maduro tried at the Hague

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's sacked former chief prosecutor on Thursday asked the International Criminal Court to capture and try President Nicolas Maduro and other top officials for crimes against humanity over murders by police and military officers.

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Venezuela's ex-prosecutor wants Maduro tried at Hague

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's sacked former chief prosecutor on Thursday asked the International Criminal Court to capture and try President Nicolas Maduro and other top officials for crimes against humanity over murders by police and military officers.

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Pakistan's long-persecuted Ahmadi minority fear becoming election scapegoat

RABWAH, Pakistan (Reuters) - Crammed into buses and mini-vans, more than 10,000 Pakistanis traveled to a mosque on the outskirts of the small Punjabi town of Rabwah, for the sole purpose of denouncing followers of the minority sect based here as "infidels and enemies of the state".

Suits and Litigation (Civil) nytimes.com

Op-Ed Contributor: How Prosecutors Turn a Protest Into a ‘Riot’

I protested President Trump’s inauguration. Little did I know I would be swept up into a legal nightmare.

Campaign Finance nytimes.com

A Growing Call to Limit Lawyers’ Donations to Prosecutors

After criticism in cases that involved the Trumps and Harvey Weinstein, the Manhattan district attorney says it’s time to limit contributions from defense lawyers.

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Volkswagen says offices of CFO, HR chief, chairman raided by tax authorities and prosecutors

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Prosecutors and tax authorities on Tuesday raided the offices of several senior officials of Volkswagen , the German car-maker said.

Talley, Brett nytimes.com

Trump Nominee for Federal Judgeship Has Never Tried a Case

The nominee, Brett Talley, was approved by a Senate committee despite his unanimous “not qualified” rating from the American Bar Association.

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German prosecutors raid Commerzbank in tax evasion probe

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's Commerzbank has become the target of a tax evasion probe in which several current and former managers are suspected of evading 40 million euros ($47 million) in taxes via so-called "cum-ex" transactions.

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Public defenders sue over masturbating Chicago jail inmates

CHICAGO (Reuters) - A group of Chicago female public defenders has sued the operator of one of the nation's largest jails and their employer in federal court over sexual harassment by inmates, including masturbation often directed at them.

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Spanish prosecutors request jail for Catalan parliament speaker: El Pais

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's state prosecutor on Thursday asked a judge to jail the Catalan parliament speaker who enabled its declaration of independence while an investigation into charges of rebellion and sedition continues, El Pais reported on Thursday.

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BRIEF-US Government never tried to force CNN sale in AT&T-Time Warner deal- CNBC

* Government never tried to force CNN sale in AT&T-Time Warner deal, official says - CNBC

False Arrests, Convictions and Imprisonments nytimes.com

Rule Would Push Prosecutors to Release Evidence Favorable to Defense

The measure published by New York’s top judge requires judges to order prosecutors to search their files and disclose all evidence that could help defense in a timely manner.

Icahn, Carl C nytimes.com

Prosecutors Are Examining Carl Icahn’s Role as Trump Adviser

One of the billionaire’s companies was subpoenaed about his work on ethanol regulations, which could have benefited an oil refiner he partly owns.

"Better Things" (TV Program) nytimes.com

The First Time: Pamela Adlon: The First Time I Ever Tried a Tampon

When Ms. Adlon of FX’s “Better Things” first got her period, she was starved for information. Now she tries to give her daughters way too much.

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Prosecutors say investigating Metro officials for insider trading

DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - German prosecutors said on Monday that they were investigating multiple officials at Metro AG for possible insider trading and market manipulation.

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Prosecutors: Manafort needs to detail finances further in bail talks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Special Counsel Robert Mueller pushed back on Sunday against Paul Manafort's efforts to avoid house arrest, arguing that President Donald Trump's former campaign manager needed to further detail the finances behind his proposed $12 million bail agreement.

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Leaders tout progress but don't know how many homes have power. We tried to find out

Towns and communities across Puerto Rico are entirely without power, more than six weeks after Hurricane Maria.

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South African prosecutors say Pistorius sentence 'shockingly lenient', seek appeal

BLOEMFONTEIN, South Africa (Reuters) - South Africa's state prosecutors told the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) on Friday the six-year sentence for murder handed to Paralympic gold medalist Oscar Pistorius was "shockingly lenient" and asked for the right to launch an appeal.

Manhattan, NY, Attack (October, 2017) nytimes.com

Where Was the New York Terror Suspect Radicalized?

Sayfullo Saipov is the suspect in the New York terror attack that left eight dead. He has been in the United States for seven years but is from Uzbekistan. That has put a spotlight on this little-known country in Central Asia.

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How lone wolves get radicalized

CNN's Brian Todd reports on the New York truck attack suspect's radicalization and how lone wolves get radicalized and plot terror.

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NY gov.: Suspect was "radicalized domestically"

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Swedish prosecutors drop 2016 probe into Fingerprint Cards

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The Swedish Economic Crime Authority said on Tuesday it had discontinued an investigation launched in December 2016 into market abuse involving Fingerprint Cards.

Trump, Donald J nytimes.com

Trump Belittles ‘Low Level’ Adviser Who Tried to Connect With Russia

In his first comment on George Papadopoulos, the president said “few people knew” him and that he “has already proven to be a liar.”

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Exclusive: Swiss prosecutors seek widening of secrecy law to bankers abroad

ZURICH/LONDON (Reuters) - Swiss prosecutors are seeking a court ruling that would make it easier to convict whistleblowers for breaking the country's bank secrecy law wherever they are in the world, legal documents show.

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South Korea prosecutors seek 10-year jail term for Lotte chairman

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean prosecutors are seeking a 10-year jail term for Lotte Group Chairman Shin Dong-bin after bringing corruption charges against him last year, a Lotte spokeswoman said.

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Most of NFL's Houston Texans kneel during anthem after owner's 'inmates' remark

(Reuters) - Most of the National Football League's Houston Texans team knelt in protest as the national anthem was played for Sunday's game in Seattle, an apparent rebuke of team owner Bob McNair for his remark about "inmates running the prison."

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Texans owner meets with players after 'inmates' comment

(The Sports Xchange) - A day after his "inmates running the prison" comment in reference to ongoing player protests during the national anthem became public, Houston Texans owner Bob McNair met with team players on Saturday and issued a second statement.

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Owner of NFL's Texans sorry for 'inmates' comment on protesting players

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The owner of the National Football League's Houston Texans apologized on Friday for using a figure of speech that referred to players as "inmates" as he discussed protests staged during the national anthem ahead of games.

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Analysis:The GOP donor who tried to dig up dirt on Trump is still a mystery

The big news of a very busy week in Washington is that Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee funded the collection of dirt on Donald Trump via a firm called Fusion GPS.

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Trump tried to get FBI informant's gag order lifted

President Donald Trump made it clear he wanted the gag order lifted on an undercover informant who played a critical role in an FBI investigation into Russian efforts to gain influence in the uranium industry in the United States during the Obama administration, according to two sources familiar with the President's actions.

Driverless and Semiautonomous Vehicles nytimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist: Driverless Cars Made Me Nervous. Then I Tried One.

The light turned red. The cars in front of me began to stop. And I let my car take over.

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Pharmacist's 'deadly' choices sparked U.S. meningitis outbreak: prosecutors

BOSTON (Reuters) - A federal prosecutor told jurors on Friday that a Massachusetts pharmacist gambled with patients' lives by making drugs in unsafe ways that led to a deadly 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak, but a defense lawyer said he was no murderer.

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Prosecutors seek pharmacist's conviction over U.S. meningitis outbreak

BOSTON (Reuters) - A federal prosecutor on Friday told jurors that a Massachusetts pharmacist, charged with murder for his role in a deadly 2012 U.S. meningitis outbreak, acted with a "depraved heart" while knowingly producing non-sterile drugs.

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Chelsea Handler leaving her talk show

Chelsea Handler is saying farewell to her self-titled talk show on Netflix to dive deeper into what she feels is her next chapter -- activism.

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Sixteen inmates charged with murder in Delaware prison uprising

A Delaware grand jury has indicted 16 prison inmates for first-degree murder over a February uprising during which a guard was killed and others taken hostage, prosecutors said on Tuesday.

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New Jersey Man Found Guilty in Chelsea Bombing

Ahmad Khan Rahimi was charged with carrying out a two-day bombing spree that turned West 23rd Street into a debris field and terrorized the region.

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Chelsea bomber found guilty

A jury found Ahmad Rahimi guilty of eight federal charges Monday in connection with a September 2016 bombing that wounded 30 people in New York.

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Manchester City dazzle after Anfield bore draw, Chelsea lose

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City opened up a two-point lead over neighbors Manchester United at the top of the Premier League thanks to another display of scintillating brilliance in a 7-2 thrashing of Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.

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Have You Tried to Contact Us? Let Us Know How We’re Doing

Have you tried to contact The New York Times in recent months? Take a quick survey and let us know about the experience.

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I tried Amazon Fresh for a month and here's what happened

Like many twenty-somethings, I don't enjoy going to the supermarket (or stores, generally).

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Prosecutors still pursuing charges against driver in Philly Amtrak crash

(Reuters) - Pennsylvania's attorney general is still pursuing criminal charges against the driver of a deadly Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia in 2015, appealing a judge's decision last month to throw out the charges.

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Kansas Tried a Tax Plan Similar to Trump’s. It Failed.

The state’s experiment with tax cuts on so-called pass-through entities did not heat up its economy — but did help some very rich people.

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Brazil prosecutors charge Batista brothers with insider trading

SAO PAULO, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Brazilian prosecutors on Tuesday charged brothers Wesley and Joesley Batista, the controlling shareholders of JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, with insider trading and market manipulation.

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He Excelled as a Detective, Until Prosecutors Stopped Believing Him

Detective Kevin Desormeau’s indictment on perjury charges adds to the growing belief that lying is a persistent problem for the New York Police Department.

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Two prison inmates under investigation for plotting attacks in France

PARIS (Reuters) - Two inmates in a French prison have been placed under formal investigation days before their expected release from jail on suspicion of plotting attacks, a judicial source said on Tuesday.

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Brazil prosecutors to investigate if J&F violated leniency deal

BRASILIA, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors in the Brazilian capital have opened an investigation into whether holding company J&F Investimentos SA violated the terms of a leniency deal, press representatives for the prosecutors office said on Monday.

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Why Stanford Researchers Tried to Create a ‘Gaydar’ Machine

Scientists worried that facial recognition software could be used to detect sexual orientation. Their efforts to raise an alarm caused an uproar.

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Three charged with plotting NY attacks for Islamic State: U.S. prosecutors

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three men have been arrested since May of last year on charges of plotting attacks in New York City for Islamic State in the summer of 2016, U.S. prosecutors said on Friday.

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Three charged with plotting New York attacks for Islamic State: U.S. prosecutors

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three men have been arrested since May of last year on charges of plotting attacks in New York City for Islamic State in the summer of 2016, U.S. prosecutors said on Friday.

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Shooter tried to buy tracer rounds before massacre

Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock tried to buy tracer ammunition at a gun show in the Phoenix area in recent weeks, a law enforcement official briefed on the investigation tells CNN.

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Guatemala prosecutors target ex-president for alleged corruption

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Guatemala's attorney general and a U.N. anti-graft body accused the mayor of Guatemala City, Alvaro Arzu, of corruption on Thursday, adding him to a long list of influential politicians under investigation for suspected wrongdoing.

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Wild Horses and the Inmates Who ‘Gentle’ Them

On a ranch in the high desert of Nevada, the men and the mustangs help one another.

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Source: Prosecutors won't call Reid to testify in Menendez case

Prosecutors do not plan to call former Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid as a witness in their case against New Jersey Democratic Sen. Bob Menendez, a source familiar with the matter tells CNN.

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Inmates at South Carolina maximum-security prison try to escape

(Reuters) - Inmates at a maximum-security prison in South Carolina were trying to escape after a disturbance at the facility on Wednesday, local officials said.

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German prosecutors accuse former far-right party leader of perjury

BERLIN (Reuters) - German prosecutors said on Wednesday they were pressing perjury charges against Frauke Petry, former leader of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD), who last week quit the party and will sit in the national parliament as an independent lawmaker.

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Accused 'Chelsea bomber' removed from New York courtroom as trial begins

(Reuters) - Ahmad Khan Rahimi, the man accused of setting off bombs in New York City and New Jersey in September 2016 and wounding 30 people, was temporarily removed from a Manhattan courtroom after trying to address the court without permission just as his trial was about to start.

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Federal Prosecutors Embrace Their Inner Entrepreneurs

Government lawyers used to decamp by default to giant corporate law firms. More and more, they’re eschewing Big Law and starting their own outfits.

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New York's alleged 'Chelsea bomber' goes on trial Monday

The powerful explosion from a homemade bomb shook Manhattan's bustling Chelsea neighborhood just days after the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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A Year Later, Trial to Begin in Chelsea Bombing Case

Ahmad Khan Rahimi is the sole defendant in the 2016 case of four bombs planted in New York and New Jersey. His trial begins Monday in Manhattan.

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Manchester City stay ahead of United with win over champions Chelsea

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City stayed ahead of age-old local rivals Manchester United at the top of the Premier League on Saturday with a deserved 1-0 win away to champions Chelsea.

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City stay ahead of United with win over champions Chelsea

LONDON (Reuters) - Manchester City stayed ahead of age-old local rivals Manchester United at the top of the Premier League on Saturday with a deserved 1-0 win away to champions Chelsea.

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UPDATE 2-Munich prosecutors arrest ex-Porsche exec in Audi emissions probe -source

* Arrest follows first detention by prosecutors in July (Recasts with source)

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Munich prosecutors arrest second suspect in Audi emissions probe

MUNICH (Reuters) - Munich prosecutors said they had arrested a second suspect in connection with an emissions scandal at carmaker Audi and have widened the number of suspects in their investigation.

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Munich prosecutors arrest second Audi employee in emissions probe

MUNICH (Reuters) - Munich prosecutors have arrested a second Audi employee in connection with the carmaker's emissions scandal and widened out the number of suspects in a related investigation, a spokeswoman said on Thursday.

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Chelsea Manning says she was denied entry to Canada

TORONTO (Reuters) - Chelsea Manning was turned back at the Canadian-U.S. border because she was convicted of espionage for passing information to Wikileaks, the former U.S. intelligence analyst said on Monday.

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With 'son of a b**** comments, Trump tried to divide NFL and its players

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Prosecutors asking for 2-year prison sentence for Anthony Weiner

With Anthony Weiner's sentencing set for Monday, the big question is: Will he go to prison?

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Prosecutors Want Anthony Weiner to Serve About 2 Years in Prison

The government asked a judge to sentence Mr. Weiner to a prison term of 21 to 27 months for his conviction in a sexting case.

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Prosecutors Open Criminal Investigation Into Equifax Breach

Federal prosecutors and the F.B.I. are investigating a cyberattack that potentially exposed personal data on 143 million Americans.

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How Violence in Myanmar Radicalized a New Generation of Rohingya

Concern is also increasing that Rohingya Muslims — both militants and those displaced in recent attacks — will be exploited by international terrorism networks.

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Harvard’s Bipartisan Gesture on Chelsea Manning Leaves No Side Happy

After the university’s Kennedy School gave Manning a visiting fellowship, backlash led to a reversal and criticism from across the political spectrum.

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Harvard withdraws fellowship invitation to Chelsea Manning

(Reuters) - Harvard University on Friday withdrew a fellowship invitation to Chelsea Manning, the transgender U.S. Army soldier who was convicted of leaking classified data, after two leaders in the U.S. intelligence community distanced themselves from the school.

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Harvard University withdraws fellowship invitation to Chelsea Manning

(Reuters) - Harvard University on Friday withdrew a fellowship invitation to Chelsea Manning, the transgender U.S. Army soldier who was convicted of leaking classified data, after two top intelligence experts distanced themselves from the school over the invite.

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Harvard withdraws Chelsea Manning visiting fellow invite

Harvard Kennedy School has rescinded its invitation to Chelsea Manning to be a visiting fellow at the school this fall, according to a statement from its dean, Douglas W. Elmendorf.

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Harvard Revokes Fellowship for Chelsea Manning After Criticism

After current and former C.I.A. officials pulled out of commitments at the Kennedy School, its dean said it was a mistake to name Ms. Manning a fellow. She is still invited to speak.

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Here's what happened when I tried to freeze my credit

I haven't able to freeze my credit or enroll in the free credit monitoring service with Equifax yet.

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Exclusive: Prosecutors identify Insys founder as unindicted co-conspirator in opioid case

BOSTON (Reuters) - U.S. prosecutors have identified Insys Therapeutics Inc's billionaire founder as an unindicted co-conspirator in a case accusing six former executives and managers of participating in a scheme that involved bribing doctors to prescribe a fentanyl-based drug, according to a court document.

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Sean Spicer and Chelsea Manning Join Harvard as Visiting Fellows

Mr. Spicer and Ms. Manning will be part of a fellowship class that reads like a who’s who of tense political debates in the United States.

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Chelsea Manning, Sean Spicer named fellows at Harvard

BOSTON (Reuters) - Chelsea Manning, the transgender U.S. Army soldier who served seven years in prison for leaking classified data, and former White House spokesman Sean Spicer have been named visiting fellows at Harvard University, the school said Wednesday.

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Chelsea's Hazard hopeful for Champions League title win

(Reuters) - Chelsea footballer Eden Hazard says he is keen to win the Champions League title as his club begins its European campaign with a group stage match against Azerbaijani side Qarabag on Tuesday.

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The White House tried to calm furious House Republicans. It didn't go well.

House Republicans unleashed their fury over President Donald Trump's deal with the Democrats at Steve Mnuchin, with conservatives calling the treasury secretary's appeal to them to "vote for it for me" insulting and inappropriate.

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Taiwan activist to be tried for subversion in China in 'open' hearing

Beijing (Reuters) - China will on Monday put on trial a Taiwanese activist, who disappeared while on a visit to the mainland in March, on suspicion of subverting state power, in what court authorities said would be an open trial.

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Prosecutors drop charges against reporter who questioned U.S. health secretary

(Reuters) - West Virginia prosecutors dropped charges on Wednesday against a reporter who was arrested after peppering U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price with healthcare policy questions while following him down a hallway at the state capitol.

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Brazilian prosecutors want Lula absolved in corruption case

SAO PAULO, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva should be cleared of any wrongdoing in one of several corruption cases pending against him in federal court due to a lack of evidence, prosecutors said on Friday.

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Mexico’s President Denies He Tried to Quiet a Prominent Critic

Enrique Peña Nieto says he did not try to pressure one of the country’s top business executives to get his son to halt criticism of the government.

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PRISONS EVACUATED: 4,500 inmates moved to safer locations

About 4,500 Texas inmates have been moved amid massive flooding spawned by Tropical Storm Harvey, officials said.

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Thousands of Texas Inmates Evacuated From Prisons Ahead of Floods

About 4,500 prisoners in Rosharon, Tex., were being bused to other facilities as the nearby Brazos River rose under heavy rain from Tropical Storm Harvey.

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Prosecutors probe Guatemala president over campaign financing

GUATEMALA CITY (Reuters) - Guatemala's attorney general and a U.N-backed anti-graft body are seeking to investigate President Jimmy Morales in a probe into suspected illicit campaign financing, the International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala (CICIG) said on Friday.

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Man shot in Brussels after attacking soldiers: prosecutors

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A man was shot in the center of Brussels on Friday evening after attacking two soldiers with a knife, Brussels prosecutors said.

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Guatemalan prosecutors to probe parties over campaign financing

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Guatemala's attorney general and a United Nations-backed anti-corruption body will investigate the nation's political parties on suspicion of illegal campaign financing during the 2015 presidential election campaign, the groups said on Thursday.

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First lady thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending Barron Trump

(Reuters) - First lady Melania Trump has thanked Chelsea Clinton, the daughter of her husband's former rival for the presidency, on Twitter for coming to the defense of the Trumps' youngest son.

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Melania Trump thanks Chelsea Clinton for defending Barron

First lady Melania Trump thanked former first daughter Chelsea Clinton on Tuesday night for defending Barron Trump against online bullying -- at the same time President Donald Trump was delivering a raucously divisive speech to supporters in Phoenix.

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Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump

Chelsea Clinton took to Twitter in defense of a fellow first child, Barron Trump, after an article criticized the President's youngest son's casual fashion choices.

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More video emerges of Baltimore police staging evidence: prosecutors

(Reuters) - More body-worn camera footage that shows Baltimore police officers apparently staging the discovery of evidence has emerged, city prosecutors said on Monday, in the third such episode to become public in recent weeks.

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Israeli opposition says Abbas tried to resume security ties with Israel

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas told Israeli opposition lawmakers on Sunday that he had proposed rolling back his month-old suspension of security coordination with Israel, but that it did not respond to the overture, the delegation said.

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U.S. prosecutors recommend three years in prison for VW engineer Liang

DETROIT (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors on Friday recommended a three-year prison sentence for Volkswagen AG engineer James Liang for his role in a diesel emissions scandal that has cost the German automaker as much as $25 billion.

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Thirty-seven inmates killed in government raid on Venezuelan prison

PUERTO ORDAZ, Venezuela (Reuters) - Thirty-seven inmates were killed during an overnight raid by government security forces on a prison in Venezuela's southern jungle state of Amazonas, the governor said on Wednesday.

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My uncle was radicalized like ISIS, nephew says

Jacob Scott, the nephew of Peter Tefft, a white nationalist who demonstrated in Charlottesville, talks to CNN about Tefft's online radicalization.

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UPDATE 1-Ex-Pemex CEO called before prosecutors over alleged Odebrecht bribes

MEXICO CITY, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Mexico's attorney general's office has called a close former aide of President Enrique Pena Nieto to respond to accusations he was involved in Brazilian builder Odebrecht's corruption scandal, a lawyer for the aide said.

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Fired engineer: Google tried to shame me

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Chelsea Manning makes her Vogue debut

The former U.S. Army intelligence analyst, who served time in prison for leaking classified documents, will be featured in the magazine's coveted September issue.

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Chelsea Manning photographed for Vogue

Chelsea Manning is making her Vogue debut.

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Prosecutors ask court to end Texas county's cash bail for misdemeanors

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Dozens of current and former state, county and federal prosecutors asked a U.S. appeals court on Wednesday to strike down a bail system in the most populous Texas county that requires cash bonds for misdemeanor defendants, saying it can destroy the lives of the poor.

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Thin Chelsea squad must steer clear of injuries, says Cahill

(Reuters) - Chelsea captain Gary Cahill says keeping players fit will be crucial in the upcoming season with the Premier League club's first-team squad looking light on numbers compared to rivals.

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Munich prosecutors also target Audi AG in diesel probe

MUNICH (Reuters) - Munich prosecutors said on Monday that Audi as a corporation had become part of a probe into diesel emissions manipulation that to date has targeted individuals, which could lead to fines or the seizure of profits.

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Prosecutors want 12-year sentence for Samsung chief

The de facto leader of the Samsung business empire could face up to a dozen years behind bars if prosecutors get their way.

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Samsung scion Jay Y. Lee fights back tears as prosecutors seek 12-year jail term

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee fought back tears and denied wrongdoing on Monday as prosecutors sought a 12-year jail term on charges that include bribing the former president to help cement control of the South Korean tech giant.

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South Korea prosecutors seek 12-year jail term for Samsung scion Jay Y. Lee

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean prosecutors on Monday sought a 12-year jail term for Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee, over charges that include allegedly bribing the former president for government support to help Lee cement control of the group.

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Munich prosecutors escalate Audi probe to board level

MUNICH (Reuters) - Munich prosecutors on Friday said a criminal probe into diesel manipulation at carmaker Audi has now reached the management board level.

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Why Chelsea Handler is thanking Donald Trump

Comedian Chelsea Handler said President Donald Trump scares "the sh-- out of me" during a lively conversation with CNN's Jake Tapper on Saturday night.

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Venezuela prosecutors seek to stop new legislative superbody

CARACAS (Reuters) - The Venezuelan state prosecutor's office on Thursday asked a local court to halt the inauguration of the country's new 545-member legislative superbody, citing allegations that the government fudged the results of the vote that created it.

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Venezuela prosecutors open probe into vote manipulation

CARACAS (Reuters) - The Venezuelan state prosecutor's office said late on Wednesday it has opened an investigation into accusations that the country's elections council manipulated turnout figures in Sunday's controversial election for a legislative superbody.

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Prosecutors will not bring charges over 2015 death of New York inmate

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Federal and New York state prosecutors will not pursue criminal charges in the death of a state prison inmate following an altercation with guards in 2015, officials announced on Wednesday.

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Prosecutors say Boston hedge fund's manager defrauded investors

BOSTON (Reuters) - Federal prosecutors on Wednesday accused the manager of a Boston-based hedge fund of defrauding investors out of millions of dollars, nearly two months after state regulators charged him with engaging in a Ponzi-like scheme.

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German prosecutors close sexual harassment investigation of Bild publisher

BERLIN, Aug 2 (Reuters) - German prosecutors said on Wednesday they had closed a sexual harassment investigation of Kai Diekmann, former publisher of Axel Springer's mass-selling tabloid newspaper Bild, due to a lack of evidence.

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French prosecutors investigate aide to Malaysia PM over submarine deal

PARIS/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - French financial prosecutors have put a former aide to Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak under formal investigation as part of a probe into the 2002 sale of submarines to Malaysia, a French judicial source said on Wednesday.

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Last of 12 escaped Alabama jail inmates recaptured in South Florida

(Reuters) - The last of 12 jail inmates who escaped from an Alabama lockup over the weekend was recaptured in South Florida on Tuesday by a team of local and federal law enforcement officers, according to the sheriff's office in Martin County, Florida.