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Daily Mail
Were the Mongol hordes driven back by BAD WEATHER?have slowed down their fearsome cavalry, reducing their effectiveness and remov
Were the Mongol hordes driven back by BAD WEATHER?
Daily Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
have slowed down their fearsome cavalry, reducing their effectiveness and removing their advantage. Ulf Büntgen at the Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL and Nicola Di Cosmo of the Institute for Advanced Study in New Jersey, suggest that this... Read more
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Swissinfo
Are most asylum seekers economic migrants?Copyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Are most asylum seekers economic migrants?
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Swissinfo
Swisscom rejects unlawful sports marketing chargesCopyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Swisscom rejects unlawful sports marketing charges
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Reuters Sports News
Swisscom fined 71.8 million Swiss francs for abuse of position in sports broadcastingThe logo of Swiss telecom company Swisscom is seen at their headquarters in Wor
Swisscom fined 71.8 million Swiss francs for abuse of position in sports broadcasting
Reuters Sports News / Posted 2 days ago
The logo of Swiss telecom company Swisscom is seen at their headquarters in Worblaufen outside Bern, Switzerland, February 2, 2016. ZURICH Switzerland's Competition Commission (COMCO) fined telecoms group Swisscom 71.8 million Swiss francs ($72.5... Read more
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The Hindu
FIFA scandal: Finance director Markus Kattner sacked over bonus paymentswhich came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of crimi
FIFA scandal: Finance director Markus Kattner sacked over bonus payments
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
which came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of criminal mismanagement at FIFA conducted by Swiss federal prosecutors, who opened proceedings against Blatter last September. “We are not in a position to determine the... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus paymentswhich came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of crimi
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus payments
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 3 days ago
which came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of criminal mismanagement at FIFA conducted by Swiss federal prosecutors, who opened proceedings against Blatter last September. "We are not in a position to determine the... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus paymentswhich came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of crimi
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus payments
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 3 days ago
which came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of criminal mismanagement at FIFA conducted by Swiss federal prosecutors, who opened proceedings against Blatter last September. "We are not in a position to determine the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus paymentswhich came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of crimi
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus payments
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
which came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of criminal mismanagement at FIFA conducted by Swiss federal prosecutors, who opened proceedings against Blatter last September. "We are not in a position to determine the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus paymentswhich came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of crimi
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus payments
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 days ago
which came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of criminal mismanagement at FIFA conducted by Swiss federal prosecutors. "We are not in a position to determine the legality of the contracts," the person said, adding... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus paymentswhich came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of crimi
FIFA fires finance director Kattner over bonus payments
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
which came to light last week could form part of a wider investigation of criminal mismanagement at FIFA conducted by Swiss federal prosecutors. "We are not in a position to determine the legality of the contracts," the person said, adding... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, May 23, 2016Himmler committed suicide by biting into a cyanide capsule while in British cus
This day in history, May 23, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Himmler committed suicide by biting into a cyanide capsule while in British custody in Luneburg, Germany. In 1949, the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) was established. In 1967, Egypt closed the Straits of Tiran to Israeli ships, an... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Great Swiss Bank Heistwho was thirty-six, worked for H.S.B.C., then the largest bank in the world. He
The Great Swiss Bank Heist
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
who was thirty-six, worked for H.S.B.C., then the largest bank in the world. He was on the staff of the company’s private Swiss bank, which serves clients who are wealthy enough to afford the minimum deposit—half a million dollars—required to open... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
It's time to scrap Obamacarewe find that the House of Representatives may be right and Obamacare is unconst
It's time to scrap Obamacare
Desert Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
we find that the House of Representatives may be right and Obamacare is unconstitutional. At least that’s what a federal judge ruled recently, saying the Obama administration is unconstitutionally subsidizing the medical bills of millions... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra's power couples - the cream of the cropin some spheres. 9. Chris Faulks, Canberra Business Council CEO, and John Faul
Canberra's power couples - the cream of the crop
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
in some spheres. 9. Chris Faulks, Canberra Business Council CEO, and John Faulks, Deputy Chief Justice of the Family Court A Canberra business owner wants their interests brought to the attention of Chris Faulks, but there’s been some... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra's top 10 power couples revealedminister has succeeded on a grand scale in most pursuits he has turned his mind
Canberra's top 10 power couples revealed
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
minister has succeeded on a grand scale in most pursuits he has turned his mind to over the last four decades, from the court room to the investment bank and the board room. But it took him until a month shy of his 61st birthday to convert the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Court drops case against bishop who denounced gaysCopyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Court drops case against bishop who denounced gays
Swissinfo / Posted 6 days ago
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The Globe and Mail
Bombardier to shift production to hasten delivery of TTC streetcarschair Josh Colle said on April 27 that he wanted to see the train maker take ta
Bombardier to shift production to hasten delivery of TTC streetcars
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 days ago
chair Josh Colle said on April 27 that he wanted to see the train maker take tangible steps to fix the problems before the federal government considers providing any public money to the company as part of the $1-billion investment request currently... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accountshouse began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the co
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accounts
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
house began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the country's most powerful lawmakers. A Supreme Court decision earlier this month had already suspended Eduardo Cunha as speaker of the chamber of deputies, and now his... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accountshouse began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the co
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accounts
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
house began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the country's most powerful lawmakers. A Supreme Court decision earlier this month had already suspended Eduardo Cunha as speaker of the chamber of deputies, and now his... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accountshouse began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the co
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accounts
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
house began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the country's most powerful lawmakers. A Supreme Court decision earlier this month had already suspended Eduardo Cunha as speaker of the chamber of deputies, and now his... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accountshouse began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the co
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accounts
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
house began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the country's most powerful lawmakers. A Supreme Court decision earlier this month had already suspended Eduardo Cunha as speaker of the chamber of deputies, and now his... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accountshouse began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the co
Brazil ethics panel questions ex-speaker on bank accounts
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
house began hearings Thursday that could lead to the expulsion of one of the country's most powerful lawmakers. A Supreme Court decision earlier this month had already suspended Eduardo Cunha as speaker of the chamber of deputies, and now his... Read more
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Swissinfo
Jihadist extremism a ‘very limited phenomenon’ in SwitzerlandCopyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Jihadist extremism a ‘very limited phenomenon’ in Switzerland
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
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iol.co.za
Fifa official pleads not guilty in bribery caseinvestigation. Julio Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan s
Fifa official pleads not guilty in bribery case
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
investigation. Julio Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan soccer federation, pleaded not guilty in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, to charges including racketeering conspiracy, money laundering and wire fraud. He was... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Least Competent CopsElizabeth). A New York City woman offers personalized naming research for fees
Least Competent Cops
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
Elizabeth). A New York City woman offers personalized naming research for fees starting at several hundred dollars, but a Swiss agency whose primary work is helping to name product brands now offers parents suggestions on their offspring's "brand"... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Last FIFA suspect pleads not guilty in USFormer President of the Nicaraguan Football Federation Julio Rocha exits the Co
Last FIFA suspect pleads not guilty in US
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Former President of the Nicaraguan Football Federation Julio Rocha exits the Court of the Eastern District on May 18, 2016 in Brooklyn, New York. AFP Ex-FIFA official Julio Rocha pleaded not guilty in New York to corruption allegations Wednesday,... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
FIFA suspect extradited to US pleads not guiltynot guilty to racketeering charges in a sprawling bribery case involving FIFA.
FIFA suspect extradited to US pleads not guilty
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
not guilty to racketeering charges in a sprawling bribery case involving FIFA. Julio Rocha entered the plea in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday through his lawyer, William Sullivan. Rocha is the last of six men, including two FIFA vice... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
FIFA suspect extradited to US pleads not guiltynot guilty to racketeering charges in a sprawling bribery case involving FIFA.
FIFA suspect extradited to US pleads not guilty
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
not guilty to racketeering charges in a sprawling bribery case involving FIFA. Julio Rocha entered the plea in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday through his lawyer, William Sullivan. Rocha is the last of six men, including two FIFA vice... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Nicaraguan former soccer official extradited to U.S. to face bribe caseand wire fraud. Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan soccer
Nicaraguan former soccer official extradited to U.S. to face bribe case
Reuters Sports News / Posted 8 days ago
and wire fraud. Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan soccer federation, is scheduled to appear in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, on Wednesday to be arraigned on charges including racketeering conspiracy. Rocha is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Nicaraguan former football official extradited to US to face bribe caseand wire fraud. Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan footba
Nicaraguan former football official extradited to US to face bribe case
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
and wire fraud. Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan football federation, is scheduled to appear in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, on Wednesday to be arraigned on charges including racketeering conspiracy. Rocha is... Read more
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The Star
Nicaraguan former football official extradited to U.S. to face bribe caseand wire fraud. Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan footba
Nicaraguan former football official extradited to U.S. to face bribe case
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
and wire fraud. Rocha, who is also a former president of the Nicaraguan football federation, is scheduled to appear in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, on Wednesday to be arraigned on charges including racketeering conspiracy. Rocha is... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tech firms name new CEOsused for practically anything, from building to-do lists to discussing ‘‘Game o
Tech firms name new CEOs
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
used for practically anything, from building to-do lists to discussing ‘‘Game of Thrones’’ spoilers, it may as well be the Swiss-army knife of apps — a utility for all occasions and projects. — WASHINGTON POST PAY EQUITYHighest-paid female exec... Read more
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Daily Mail
New York socialites and business execs exposed in the Panama Papersdefunct trust located in the Cook Islands. RELATED ARTICLES Breaking the ice!
New York socialites and business execs exposed in the Panama Papers
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
defunct trust located in the Cook Islands. RELATED ARTICLES Breaking the ice! Obamas welcome five Nordic leaders to the...Swiss village is left horrified after a local youth soccer...KTLA comes under fire after forcing meteorologist to cover...'I... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Members of Brazil’s Congress face array of legal charges, including murder— are coming under renewed scrutiny. More than half the members of Congress fa
Members of Brazil’s Congress face array of legal charges, including murder
The Seattle Times / Posted 11 days ago
— are coming under renewed scrutiny. More than half the members of Congress face legal challenges, from cases in auditing court involving public contracts to serious counts such as kidnapping or murder, according to Transparency Brazil, a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brazil’s graft-prone Congress: A circus that has its own clownare coming under renewed scrutiny. More than half of the members of Congress f
Brazil’s graft-prone Congress: A circus that has its own clown
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
are coming under renewed scrutiny. More than half of the members of Congress face legal challenges, from cases in auditing court involving public contracts to serious counts like kidnapping or murder, according to Transparency Brazil, a corruption... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
New Brazilian President Michel Temer calls for ‘profound reflection’farewell to supporters as she left the palace. Senators voted 55 to 22 to open
New Brazilian President Michel Temer calls for ‘profound reflection’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
farewell to supporters as she left the palace. Senators voted 55 to 22 to open a trial of Ms. Rousseff for violating federal budgetary laws, forcing her to step aside for 180 days, after a 20-hour session that ended after dawn. She vowed to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Defiant Dilma exits office after impeachment: ‘I’m the victim’a marathon 20-hour session that ended after dawn, Senators voted 55 to 22 to op
Defiant Dilma exits office after impeachment: ‘I’m the victim’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
a marathon 20-hour session that ended after dawn, Senators voted 55 to 22 to open a trial of Ms. Rousseff for violating federal budgetary laws, forcing her to step aside for 180 days. She vowed to fight on, but the wide margin of the vote... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Impeachment in Brazil: What just happened and what comes nextjuggling, essentially. The allegation is that Ms. Rousseff borrowed funds from
Impeachment in Brazil: What just happened and what comes next
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
juggling, essentially. The allegation is that Ms. Rousseff borrowed funds from state banks to paper over deficits in the federal budget and mask the true state of the economy, in violation of fiscal accountability laws. By her own admission, she... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Panama Papers’ Source Writes Manifesto Against ‘Income Inequality’worldwide, repeatedly,” specifically accusing the law firm’s co-founder Jurgen
‘Panama Papers’ Source Writes Manifesto Against ‘Income Inequality’
Breitbart / Posted 14 days ago
worldwide, repeatedly,” specifically accusing the law firm’s co-founder Jurgen Mossack with committing perjury before a federal court in Nevada and using his information technology staff to “cover up the underlying lies.” This is a reference to... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss court digs in heels over red-soled LouboutinsCopyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Swiss court digs in heels over red-soled Louboutins
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
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NBC Connecticut
Brazilian President's Successors Also Accused of Corruptionname 21 times alongside numbers that added up to $345,000, allegedly in bribes.
Brazilian President's Successors Also Accused of Corruption
NBC Connecticut / Posted 15 days ago
name 21 times alongside numbers that added up to $345,000, allegedly in bribes. While the case was thrown out in the courts, the investigation is credited with having led to the current broader Petrobras probe. SECOND IN LINE: Senate leader... Read more
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The Young Witness
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlimand permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlim
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
and permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in the diet or health industry. On Wednesday Federal Court Justice David Yates fined SensaSlim a total of $3.55 million for promoting its shonky diet nasal spray to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlimand permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlim
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
and permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in the diet or health industry. On Wednesday Federal Court Justice David Yates fined SensaSlim a total of $3.55 million for promoting its shonky diet nasal spray to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlimand permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlim
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
and permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in the diet or health industry. On Wednesday Federal Court Justice David Yates fined SensaSlim a total of $3.55 million for promoting its shonky diet nasal spray to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlimand permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlim
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
and permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in the diet or health industry. On Wednesday Federal Court Justice David Yates fined SensaSlim a total of $3.55 million for promoting its shonky diet nasal spray to... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlimand permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlim
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
and permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in the diet or health industry. On Wednesday Federal Court Justice David Yates fined SensaSlim a total of $3.55 million for promoting its shonky diet nasal spray to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlimand permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlim
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
and permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in the diet or health industry. On Wednesday Federal Court Justice David Yates fined SensaSlim a total of $3.55 million for promoting its shonky diet nasal spray to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlimand permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in
Conman Peter Foster fined and banned over weight loss scam SensaSlim
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
and permanently banned from being a company director or having any business in the diet or health industry. On Wednesday Federal Court Justice David Yates fined SensaSlim a total of $3.55 million for promoting its shonky diet nasal spray to... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
2 men in line for Brazilian presidency accused of corruptionname 21 times alongside numbers that added up to $345,000, allegedly in bribes.
2 men in line for Brazilian presidency accused of corruption
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 15 days ago
name 21 times alongside numbers that added up to $345,000, allegedly in bribes. While the case was thrown out in the courts, the investigation is credited with having led to the current broader Petrobras probe. SECOND IN LINE: Senate leader... Read more
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ABC News
2 Men in Line for Brazilian Presidency Accused of Corruptionname 21 times alongside numbers that added up to $345,000, allegedly in bribes.
2 Men in Line for Brazilian Presidency Accused of Corruption
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
name 21 times alongside numbers that added up to $345,000, allegedly in bribes. While the case was thrown out in the courts, the investigation is credited with having led to the current broader Petrobras probe. SECOND IN LINE: Senate leader... Read more
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