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Stories with subject: Impeachments
  • Analysts: Court ruling fuels bid to impeach Brazil president story has photos
    Updated: Oct-08-15 5:39 pm

    SAO PAULO - President Dilma Rousseff's ability to govern Brazil has been dealt a serious blow by a federal audit court ruling that her government violated accounting practices and financial laws last year, a decision that could fuel efforts to impeach her, analysts said Thursday.

  • Thailand's ousted PM files criminal case against opponents story has photos
    Updated: Sep-29-15 3:00 am

    BANGKOK - Thailand's ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who was pushed from office more than a year ago, impeached and faces criminal charges, hit back at her opponents Tuesday with her own lawsuit.

  • Somali parliament ends impeachment motion against president 
    Updated: Sep-26-15 10:18 am

    NAIROBI, Kenya - Somalia's parliamentary speaker said he will drop an impeachment motion against the president and will instead press for talks to end the country's political crisis.

  • Report: Former judge's conduct was reprehensible 
    Updated: Sep-17-15 9:09 pm

    MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Judicial investigators told Congress this week that a former federal judge - arrested last year on a domestic violence charge- had demonstrated "reprehensible conduct" and there was evidence that he abused his wife several times and made false statements to the committee reviewing his behavior.

  • New Mexico lawmakers OK funds for impeachment investigation story has photos
    Updated: Sep-15-15 5:52 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - One of New Mexico's highest-ranking officials pleaded not guilty to dozens of charges during a brief court appearance Tuesday as lawmakers cleared the way for an impeachment investigation into allegations that she embezzled money from campaign contributions.

  • The Latest: Embattled NM secretary of state visits offie story has photos
    Updated: Sep-15-15 4:18 pm

    SANTA FE, New Mexico - The latest on fraud charges against New Mexico's secretary of state (all times local):

  • Capitol Hill Buzz: GOP lawmaker looks to impeach EPA chief story has photos
    Updated: Sep-14-15 7:51 pm

    WASHINGTON - A Republican lawmaker says the head of the Environmental Protection Agency should be impeached, but the effort appears unlikely to get very far.