{FD} Ousted Venezuelan prosecutor leaks Odebrecht bribe video

Venezuela's ousted chief prosecutor has leaked a video purporting to show an Odebrecht executive admitting he agreed to pay $35 million toward President Nicolas Maduro's campaign in exchange for prioritizing the Brazilian construction giant's projects.

{FD} World Cup bribery case opened against PSG president, Valcke

The Qatari president of one of Europe's most glamorous soccer clubs, Paris Saint-Germain, is under investigation by Swiss prosecutors for suspected bribery of a top FIFA executive to get World Cup broadcasting rights.

{FD} UAE stops issuing visas for North Korean laborers

The United Arab Emirates says it will stop issuing new visas to North Korean laborers, becoming the latest Gulf country to cut back on ties to Pyongyang amid tensions between North Korea and the U.S. The announcement by the UAE Foreign Ministry on Thursday night did not address the thousands of North Korean laborers already working in the Emirates.

{FD} The Latest: Trump lauds family’s release from long captivity

The Latest on the release of an American woman, her husband and their three children after being held for years by a group with ties to the Taliban (all times local): 6:15 p.m. President Donald Trump is praising the release of a family long held by a group with ties to the Taliban.

{FD} Hezbollah says new US measures won’t affect group

Hezbollah on Wednesday dismissed a multimillion dollar reward offered by the Trump administration in return for information on two of its key operatives, describing it as an ongoing attempt to "demonize" the group.

{FD} Mexico readies for worst as 4th round of NAFTA talks open

Mexico appears to be preparing for the worst as the fourth round of talks on the North American Free Trade Agreement open in Washington D.C. Mexico's foreign relations secretary says his country won't accept "limited, managed trade," an apparent reference to demands for higher U.S. and regional content rules on products like auto parts.