Ecuador"s National Electoral Council (CNE) kicked off the recount of more than 1.2 million of the votes cast during the presidential election last April 2 that pitted the ruling party"s Lenin Moreno against opposition candidate Guillermo Lasso to choose the successor to President Rafael Correa.
The US charged Odebrecht with bribery in 12 countries in Latin America, with some bribes flowing through US banks.
US Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced that the Donald Trump administration will send more immigration judges to detention centers on the border with Mexico and greater efforts will be made to punish undocumented migrants who reenter the country after being deported.
El hasta ahora gobernador de Alabama, el republicano Robert Bentley, renunció hoy a su cargo arrinconado por un escándalo que tiene su origen en un romance extramatrimonial y que amenazaba con su destitución.
Robert Bentley stepped down to avoid impeachment, pleading guilty to charges that arose during the investigation of an alleged affair with top aide
Deputy Devin Nunes has announced that he will withdraw from the investigation into the links between Russia and Trump after being under ethical investigation for allegedly sharing confidential information.
Last year, in the Harvard Business Review, Avivah Wittenberg-Cox wrote that in order to get more women and minorities into corporate America, diversity initiatives must harness the credibility, power and political capital of white men.
Democratic candidate Emilio Vazquez won with just over 1,950 votes. Candidates Lucinda Little and Cheri Honkala reported alleged acts of electoral fraud.
The 50-page federal indictment released recently that charged Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams with 23 counts of corrupt misconduct did not reference an egregious injustice committed by Williams that revolved around defiant refusal to acknowledge grievous errors.
Seth Williams is facing federal investigation on bribery and fraud charges.