Political corruption

Costumed patients from the Nise da Silveira Mental Health Institute wait for the start of their Carnival parade, coined in Portuguese: "Loucura Suburbana," or Suburban Madness, in the streets of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Patients, their relatives and institute workers held their parade one day before the official start of Carnival. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
February 24, 2017 - 4:57 pm
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Revelers all over Brazil were getting Carnival celebrations started Friday, taking to the streets to dance samba, drink beer and other spirits, and blow off steam at a time of economic angst and fury with politicians over a sprawling corruption scandal. In Rio, home to the...
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President Donald Trump arrives to speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Oxon Hill, Md., Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
February 24, 2017 - 10:59 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 10:55 President Donald Trump is vowing again to deport immigrants in the U.S. illegally who have committed crimes. Trump's telling a gathering of conservatives that "as we speak today, immigration officers are finding gang...
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