Brazil's top prosecutor is accusing President Michel Temer of corruption and obstruction of justice.May 19, 2017 5:56pm

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil's top prosecutor is accusing President Michel Temer of corruption and obstruction of justice.

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