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Five charged in Vatican leak scandal

Vatican leaks scandal: Five people charged 21 November 2015 From the section Europe Image copyright AFP Image caption Two of those charged were members of a commission advising Pope Francis The Vatican has charged five people, including two journalists and a top priest or monsignor, over the leaking and publication of secret documents. The documents were cited in two books, ...

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Volkswagen reportedly won’t give promotions to any managers next year due to diesel scandal

Volkswagen’s massive diesel emissions scandal isn’t just an embarrassment for the company: by many estimates, it’s also going to cost it tens of billions of dollars in fines, lawsuits, and recalls. So the company needs to find ways to cut back spending — and it’s turning to its employees to make up some of that extra cash. Employees in managerial ...

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Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber announces his resignation amid scandal

Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned Friday, giving in to mounting pressure to abandon his office amid suspicions that his fiancee used her relationship with him to land contracts for her green-energy consulting business. In a lengthy statement, the state’s longest-serving chief executive insisted he broke no laws. He said the resignation would be effective Wednesday. Most Popular Cops: Man who ...

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Massive cheating scandal at UNC involved athletes

October 23, 2014 7:21 AMBy THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Reported on Oct. 23, 2014, a scandal involving bogus classes and inflated grades at the University of North Carolina was bigger than previously reported, a new investigation found. (Credit: AP) Related media Travel deals CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Bogus classes and automatic A’s and B’s are at the heart of a cheating ...

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VA to fire four senior officials in response to wait time scandal

Matt BradwellWASHINGTON, Oct. 7 (UPI) — The VA announced the firing of four senior officials as a result of the ongoing investigation into long wait times at veterans’ hospitals around the country. Top News – UPI.com

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Katharine McPhee Comes Out of Hiding After Smash Director Cheating Scandal: First Picture

What’s new, Kat? Katharine McPhee has kept an extremely low profile over the past two weeks, but the actress and singer, 29, finally resurfaced on Monday, Nov. 4 at a pal’s house in Los Angeles. Keeping it super-simple and casual, the American Idol alum wore a black top, skinny jeans and booties and flashed a tight small, keeping her familiar ...

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