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Rousseff, Brazil face corruption high noon

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Petrobras, Brazil’s state-run oil giant, is now engulfed in a scandal befitting its size — a multibillion-dollar miasma of bribery, larceny and political chicanery. How newly re-elected President Dilma Rousseff responds may decide not only her fate but also, to ......

A demonstrator steps on an effigy of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff during a protest march demanding the impeachment of the newly re-elected leader, over an alleged scheme of corruption that siphoned money from the state-owned oil company Petrobras, in Brasilia, Brazil, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. Show/Hide caption

A demonstrator steps on an effigy of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff during a protest march demanding the impeachment of the newly re-elected leader, over an alleged scheme of corruption that siphoned money from the state-owned oil company Petrobras, in Brasilia, Brazil, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. - Eraldo Peres / The Associated Press

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