Political corruption

FILE - In this Jan. 29, 2018, file photo, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens speaks in Palmyra, Mo. Attorneys defending Greitens against an invasion-of-privacy charge are raising doubts about the testimony of a woman with whom he had an affair. In a court filing dated Sunday, April 8, 2018, his attorneys say the woman testified she never saw Greitens with a camera or phone on the day he is accused of taking a partially nude photo of her while she was blindfolded and bound. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
April 10, 2018 - 8:17 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Attorneys for Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens are conducting a "smear campaign" against a woman with whom he had an affair as he awaits trial next month on allegations that he took and transmitted a nonconsensual photo of the woman while she was partially nude, the woman's attorney...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
April 10, 2018 - 6:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg disclosed Tuesday his company is "working with" special counsel Robert Mueller in the federal probe of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign — and working hard to change its own operations after the harvesting of users' private...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
April 10, 2018 - 6:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg disclosed Tuesday his company is "working with" special counsel Robert Mueller in the federal probe of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign — and working hard to change its own operations after the harvesting of users' private...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election. (AP Photo, Alex Brandon)
April 10, 2018 - 5:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Facebook's privacy scandal and Mark Zuckerberg's congressional testimony (all times local): 5:10 p.m. Investors are rallying around Facebook as CEO Mark Zuckerberg appears before Congress to answer questions about the social media giant's recent privacy scandal...
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Trader Edward Curran works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Stocks are opening sharply higher on Wall Street as investors were encouraged to see conciliatory remarks from China's leader over trade. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
April 10, 2018 - 4:32 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks jumped Tuesday after Chinese President Xi Jinping said Beijing would reduce tariffs on imported cars and improve intellectual property protection, steps that could ease trade tensions. Facebook climbed as CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before the Senate about the company's...
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White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders speaks during the daily press briefing at the White House, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
April 10, 2018 - 3:09 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the special counsel's Russia probe (all times local): 3 p.m. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he's seen no clear indication that Congress needs to step in and pass legislation that would prevent the firing of special counsel...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, April 9, 2018, to meet with Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., the ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Zuckerberg will testify Tuesday before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
April 10, 2018 - 5:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — After privately assuring senators that his company will do better, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is undergoing a two-day congressional inquisition that will be very public — and possibly pivotal for the massive social networking company he created. Zuckerberg visited with senators...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, March 28, 2018, file photo, Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak walks to the parliament house before a session in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysian general elections that could determine scandal-plagued Najib's political survival were set for May 9, with analysts saying the workday polls may reduce voter turnout. (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf, File)
April 10, 2018 - 1:45 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Elections that could determine scandal-plagued Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's political fate were set Tuesday for May 9, an unusual workday vote with a shorter campaign period than during the last national polls. Najib, who is seeking a third term in office, is...
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Chairman of Election Commission of Malaysia, Mohd Hashim Abdullah speaks during a press conference in Putrajaya, Malaysia, Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Malaysian general elections that could determine scandal-plagued Prime Minister Najib Razak's political survival were set for May 9, with analysts saying the workday polls may reduce voter turnout. (AP Photo/Sadiq Asyraf)
April 10, 2018 - 1:08 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian elections that could determine scandal-plagued Prime Minister Najib Razak's political survival were set for May 9, an unusual workday date with a shorter campaign period than during the last polls. Past Malaysian elections were mostly on weekends, though...
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April 10, 2018 - 12:53 am
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysian general elections that could determine scandal-plagued Prime Minister Najib Razak's political survival were set for May 9, with analysts saying the workday polls may reduce voter turnout. Past Malaysian elections were mostly scheduled on weekends, though...
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