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NEW YORK | Judge issues orders of protection in Cardi B case

NEW YORK — A judge has issued orders of protection against platinum rapper Cardi B in a case involving a melee at a New York strip club. Cardi B appeared in court Friday after a summons was issued on Oct. 1 for misdemeanor reckless endangerment and assault. Her lawyer has said she didn’t harm anybody. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Judge issues orders of protection in Cardi B case

WASHINGTON | DC, Md. officials ready with subpoenas in Trump hotel case

WASHINGTON — The attorneys general of the District of Columbia and Maryland said Monday that they are moving forward with subpoenas for records in their case accusing President Donald Trump of profiting off the presidency. U.S. District Court Judge Peter J. Messitte approved the legal discovery schedule in an order Monday. Such information would likely … Continue reading WASHINGTON | DC, Md. officials ready with subpoenas in Trump hotel case

NAIROBI, Kenya | Keino denies wrongdoing, tells AP he didn’t control money

NAIROBI, Kenya — Kip Keino has denied wrongdoing in the Kenyan Olympic corruption scandal, telling The Associated Press that he didn’t have control over the government money that prosecutors say was embezzled and misused around the time of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games. Keino told the AP in a phone interview late Thursday that … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | Keino denies wrongdoing, tells AP he didn’t control money

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysia ex-Deputy PM charged with graft, money laundering

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — Malaysia’s former deputy prime minister has been charged with abuse of power, corruption and money laundering involving millions of dollars in another graft investigation against the leaders ousted in shock election results earlier this year. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi now leads the opposition after his party was ousted in May’s general elections. … Continue reading KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia | Malaysia ex-Deputy PM charged with graft, money laundering

NAIROBI, Kenya | Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case

NAIROBI, Kenya  — Running great Kip Keino has handed himself over to police and is under arrest following allegations he and six other Kenyan sports and government officials embezzled and misappropriated more than $545,000 set aside for their team at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Keino, former sports minister Hassan Wario and two other … Continue reading NAIROBI, Kenya | Kip Keino hands himself over to police in corruption case