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Cardinal proclaims innocence after resigning in Vatican financial scandal

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One of the Vatican's powerful cardinals has resigned from his post amid a growing financial scandal. Giovanni Angelo Becciu says he was accused of embezzlement and proclaimed his innocence during a press conference ...

Following a week rocked by a mayor’s scandal and resignation, Anchorage Assembly chooses first female, openly gay acting mayor

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Anchorage Assembly Chair Austin Quinn-Davidson is set to make history when she steps into the role of acting mayor Friday. The current mayor of Anchorage, Ethan Berkowitz, submitted his resignation last week after a...

Red Sox manager Alex Cora apologizes for his role in Astros’ cheating scandal

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Alex Cora, back with the Boston Red Sox after a one-season suspension, apologized Tuesday for the role he played in cheating while a coach for the Houston Astros. Before leading the Red Sox to the 2018 World Series ...

SEC charges former Wells Fargo executives over fake-accounts scandal

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New York (CNN Business)The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday charged former Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf and a top lieutenant with misleading investors about the success of the division at the heart of the ...

West Point faces worst cheating scandal in decades

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The US Military Academy at West Point is dealing with the fallout from a major cheating incident involving 73 cadets, the largest cheating episode at the elite school since 1976. Seventy-two of the cadets accused of...

Dutch government resigns over child welfare fraud scandal

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The Dutch government has resigned amid a scandal that saw thousands of families wrongly accused of child welfare fraud. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte announced the Cabinet's resignation in an address Friday, sayi...

Cuomo said ‘he can destroy me’: NY assemblyman alleges governor threatened him over nursing homes scandal

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been pleading with lawmakers for support and even threatening political retribution against Democrats who have criticized him in an aggressive effort to contain political fallout from ...

South Korean volleyball twins Lee Jae-yeong and Lee Da-yeong dropped amid bullying scandal

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South Korean volleyball twins Lee Jae-yeong and Lee Da-yeong have been dropped from their national and club sides amid claims of teenage bullying. The 24-year-old sisters, two of the country's best known female ath...

‘A chronicle of scandal foretold’: Vaccine furor highlights long history of misconduct by elected officials in Peru

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It's been only three months since former Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra was impeached by his country's Congress and removed from office over corruption allegations which he has repeatedly denied. Yet there he wa...

Ecuador’s health minister resigns after vaccine access scandal

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Ecuador's health minister Juan Carlos Zevallos stepped down Friday, after his department allowed a university official receive a Covid-19 vaccine ahead of other priority groups. President Lenin Moreno announced Zev...

Cuomo’s strategy for getting through scandal: Focus on his job

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Albany, New York In the eyes of those close to Andrew Cuomo, the way through the scandal that threatens to sink the three-term New York governor is to focus on the work that made him popular just a short time ago: co...

Cuomo distances himself from priority COVID testing scandal: ‘I was not involved’ on an ‘intimate level’

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During a press conference, WCBS 880 radio reporter Peter Haskell confronted the embattled governor on the controversy.  "Was it appropriate for your family and friends to be tested for COVID when others could not?" H...

A political scandal is swirling in Britain. But Boris Johnson is unlikely to drain the swamp

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London Much of Donald Trump's success early in his political career came from his promises to "drain the swamp" of Washington DC. The former US president was referring to the enormous power held by wealthy lobbying g...

‘Real Housewives’ star Jen Shah thanks fans, friends for ‘true loyalty’ amid fraud scandal

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The "Real Housewives of Salt Lake City" star posted a message on her Instagram Stories where she thanked her #ShahSquad, fans, friends, and family for their support.  "True friends will be by your side through it all...

NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo leads governors’ COVID-19 calls despire nursing home scandal: report

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With President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris regularly skipping out on the calls, Cuomo, who is the head of the National Governor’s Association, steps in to lead them, according to Real Clear Politics. T...

Chrissy Teigen jabs Lori Loughlin on Twitter over college admissions scandal, spells her name wrong

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In a tweet in which Teigen jokingly talked about going to hospitality school the "Cravings" cookbook author, 35, took a shot at the former "Full House" actress but spelled her name incorrectly. Teigen joked that the ...

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