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Former Honduran Cabinet member accused in US of laundering drug money

A former Honduras Cabinet member and president of one of the most popular soccer teams in the Central American country appeared before a federal judge in Miami to face accusations of laundering drug money and public corruption.tmpplchld Yankel Rosenthal Coello, who has headed the first-division Club Deportivo Marathon for more than a decade, made a first appearance in Miami federal court before his transfer to New York, where the indictment was filed.tmpplchld The business and sports executive has been charged with money laundering from 2004 to 2015, with his uncle and well-known Honduran banker Jaime Rolando Rosenthal Oliva, and the uncle's son, Yani Rosenthal Hidalgo.tmpplchld Also on...