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January 15, 2019 10:54 PM Trump's attorney general pick faces Senate hearing

In her line of questioning, California Sen. Kamala Harris tried to draw out a situation in which attorney general nominee William Barr would not take the advice of career ethics officials if they advised him to recuse himself. If it came down to a judgement call, Barr said he could ignore the advice of those officials — if he disagreed with that advice 3064

December 10, 2018 12:52 PM Madam Secretary, Season 5HDTV-14Closed Captioning

Open iTunes to preview or buy TV shows. Season five of Madam Secretary finds Elizabeth (Téa Leoni) and President Dalton (Keith Carradine) confronting an unexpected new enemy: homegrown violent nationalists. Also, Henry (Tim Daly) begins a new job as a White House ethics advisor, occasionally butting heads with Elizabeth over foreign policy, and Elizabeth 78

December 8, 2018 7:14 PM Exclusive: Dutch hospitals to drop U.S. body brokers, cite ethical concerns

AMSTERDAM - Two major Dutch hospitals say they will stop importing human body parts from American firms, which they have been doing without any regulation for a decade. The hospitals told Reuters in recent weeks they made their decisions on ethical grounds. The move comes amid investigations by U.S. law enforcement into some so-called body brokers - companies 115

November 28, 2018 5:28 PM Soccer: FIFA ethics committee member resigns following investigation

ZURICH (Reuters) - FIFA’s ethics committee member Sundra Rajoo resigned on Wednesday, one week after being suspended from his post following an investigation by an anti-corruption unit in his native Malaysia, the global soccer body said. FIFA said in a statement that it had “taken note of the resignation with immediate effect of Mr Sundra Rajoo as a deputy 93

November 27, 2018 2:40 PM Christine Blasey Ford explains use of GoFundMe money in rare public statement

Christine Blasey Ford has publicly accused Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault decades ago. A look at what she is saying and how top lawmakers are responding. Christine Blasey Ford used some of the more than $600,000 donated to her after she accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault to pay for security 238

November 21, 2018 1:35 PM FIFA ethics committee judge arrested in Malaysia on suspicion of corruption

A FIFA ethics committee judge has been arrested in Malaysia on suspicion of corruption. Sundra Rajoo's lawyer told the Associated Press his client had been detained by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) after returning from FIFA business in Zurich the previous evening. The lawyer, Cheow Wee, said a court refused a request for a seven-day 97

November 13, 2018 1:07 AM U.S. acting Attorney General will consult with ethics officials on possible recusals

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker will consult with senior ethics officials about any matters that could warrant his recusal, a Justice Department spokeswoman said on Monday, after critics called on Whitaker to recuse himself from a Special Counsel probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election. “Acting AG Matt Whitaker 130

October 25, 2018 11:48 PM Trump’s DEA Chief Vetted Candidates and Then Took the Job Himself, Riling Police Groups

Uttam Dhillon’s rise to the top of the drug-fighting agency disappointed organizations seeking an administrator with law-enforcement experience WASHINGTON—As one of President Trump’s top compliance and ethics attorneys in the White House, Uttam Dhillon had urged several candidates for Drug Enforcement Administration chief to withdraw from consideration 59

September 27, 2018 1:17 PM Soccer: Ronaldo cleared to face United in Champions League

(Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo will be suspended for only one game after his dismissal in the Champions League, paving the way for his return for Juventus against his former club Manchester United, European soccer’s governing body UEFA said on Thursday. Ronaldo’s Champions League debut for Juventus against Valencia last week lasted only 29 minutes before 61

September 24, 2018 8:56 AM Real Madrid hope €525m Bernabeu renovation gives them 'best stadium in world'

Real Madrid's general assembly voted in favour of putting the club €525 million into debt in order to fund the remodelling of the Santiago Bernabeu. The 92 percent of voters who supported the works -- 1,017 were in favour, 57 were against and 23 abstained -- did so on Sunday based on president Florentino Perez's promise that the new stadium would generate 78