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"Verdict is it on a bribery case that drew international attention AP's. Warren Levinson reports a Hong Kong businessman has been found guilty of bribing African leaders for oil contracts. She Jiang, Patrick Ho. The one time Hong Kong home secretary was convicted of bribing the presidents of Chad and Uganda to get oil contracts for a Chinese energy. Conglomerate the case stretched from African oilfields to the United Nations involving several presidents of the general assembly hall was tried in New York because several relevant meetings and money transfers took place year. Prosecutors portrayed him as a sophisticated bagman. The defense said homemade is payments openly because they weren't bribes. But charitable contributions he was convicted of money laundering conspiracy and violating the Foreign Corrupt Practices act. Warren Levinson, New York. Relations between the US and China can now be further strained AP's microscopy reports it's because of an arrest in Canada of a prominent Chinese executive, and you issue could impact the ninety day truce in an escalating trade war that President Donald Trump and China's president agreed to just last Saturday. Canada's Justice department confirms Mangwazu the chief financial officer of China's how we technologies was arrested in Vancouver British Columbia, the same day, Trump met with president Z and Argentina statement, how we technology said man was detained on behalf of the United States to face unspecified charges earlier this year, the Wall Street Journal reported US authorities were looking into possible violations of sanctions on Iran by hall. We the Chinese embassy in Ottawa is demanding the release of Mang. I'm Mike Rossier? Police say a man released from jail didn't go very far before committing his next crime. They say he stole a car from the jail parking lot. It happened at Westmoreland county prison in Pennsylvania police say that just moments after convicted drug dealer thirty six year old Thomas Lee Williams was released. He attacked a woman in the parking lot and stole her car with the victims one year old child in the back seat. The Tribune review reports Williams crashed about fifteen minutes later and ran into the woods where he was caught and arrested again now he's back in jail on two hundred fifty thousand dollars bail, both the boy and his grandmother were taken to hospitals to be checked out. I'm reading Foley with an AP newsman at the Russia investigation will make some news today special counsel, Robert Muller and federal prosecutors face court filing deadlines that will reveal what they say, former Trump campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, lied about and detailing the cooperation of President Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen who has admitted orchestrating hush money payments to protect the president former FBI director James Comey will testify privately today before the House Judiciary committee as it investigates. Decisions made the Justice department during the presidential election.."