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SiliconANGLE
Bitcoin Weekly 2016 May 25: U.S. Postal Service looks into blockchain-technology, Bitcoin smart contracts by end of 2016, SaruTobi Android appPostal Service (USPS) released a report on the possible use of blockchain-techn
Bitcoin Weekly 2016 May 25: U.S. Postal Service looks into blockchain-technology, Bitcoin smart contracts by end of 2016, SaruTobi Android app
SiliconANGLE / Posted 33 minutes ago
Postal Service (USPS) released a report on the possible use of blockchain-technology as part of its operations from the Office of the Inspector General (OIG). “The Postal Service could benefit from use of this technology–particularly regarding... Read more
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The Hill
Watchdog report dings Clinton email securitydid not comply with State Department email policies, saying the record-keeping
Watchdog report dings Clinton email security
The Hill / Posted 2 hours ago
did not comply with State Department email policies, saying the record-keeping problems were longstanding. The department's Office of the Inspector General reported that Clinton's use of a private email address and server violated internal... Read more
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The Hill
Watchdog report dings Clinton server securitymuch further than others to appropriately preserve and release her records." Th
Watchdog report dings Clinton server security
The Hill / Posted 3 hours ago
much further than others to appropriately preserve and release her records." The statement comes after the department's Office of the Inspector General reported that Clinton's use of a private email address and server violated internal... Read more
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Engadget
Audit shows Hillary Clinton's private emails broke federal rulesMoreover, the office of the Inspector General found no evidence that Clinton ha
Audit shows Hillary Clinton's private emails broke federal rules
Engadget / Posted 5 hours ago
Moreover, the office of the Inspector General found no evidence that Clinton had ever "requested or obtained guidance or approval to conduct official business via a personal email account on her private server." The reason neither she nor her staff... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Watchdog: Hillary Clinton Violated State Dept. Policies By Using Private Emailviolated department policies when she used a personal email account to conduct
Watchdog: Hillary Clinton Violated State Dept. Policies By Using Private Email
KERA North Texas / Posted 6 hours ago
violated department policies when she used a personal email account to conduct official business, a new report from the Office of the Inspector General for the State Department found. The report, which was obtained by NPR's Susan Davis ahead of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits questiondeclined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits question
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 hours ago
declined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was referred to the FBI in July after the Office of the Inspector General for the Intelligence Community found that some of the emails that traversed her server... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Bristol Woman Charged With Health Care Fraud In Federal, State Investigationthe U.S. Attorneys office. Brown's arrest stems from an investigation by the U
Bristol Woman Charged With Health Care Fraud In Federal, State Investigation
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 hours ago
the U.S. Attorneys office. Brown's arrest stems from an investigation by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General, the Chief State's Attorney's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the state's Attorney General,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Watchdog Finds Secretary Clinton Violated Policies By Using Private EmailClinton violated policies when she used a personal email account to conduct off
Watchdog Finds Secretary Clinton Violated Policies By Using Private Email
KPBS San Diego / Posted 7 hours ago
Clinton violated policies when she used a personal email account to conduct official business, a new report from the Office of the Inspector General for the State Department found. The report reads: "According to the current [Chief... Read more
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The Hill
Clinton campaign: Email setup ‘not unique’ADVERTISEMENT The statement comes after the department's Office of the Inspect
Clinton campaign: Email setup ‘not unique’
The Hill / Posted 7 hours ago
ADVERTISEMENT The statement comes after the department's Office of the Inspector General reported that Clinton's "homebrew" email server was in violation of internal regulations. Read Fallon's full statement below: "While political opponents of... Read more
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Rappler
US election: Official probe slams Clinton's private email useon a non-government server, she put national secrets at the mercy of hackers an
US election: Official probe slams Clinton's private email use
Rappler / Posted 7 hours ago
on a non-government server, she put national secrets at the mercy of hackers and foreign cyber-attackers. While the Office of the Inspector General found that Clinton's Republican predecessor Colin Powell had also used only a private... Read more
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Breitbart
State OIG: Clinton ‘Did Not Comply With Department Policies Implemented in Accordance With the Federal Records Act’SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Another bombshell just hit Hillary Clinton’s presid
State OIG: Clinton ‘Did Not Comply With Department Policies Implemented in Accordance With the Federal Records Act’
Breitbart / Posted 8 hours ago
SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Another bombshell just hit Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, as the State Department’s Office of the Inspector General has released a long-awaited audit that concludes Secretary of State Clinton “did not comply with... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Report finds federal prisons held 157 inmates too long, one by almost three yearsbeing said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to im
Report finds federal prisons held 157 inmates too long, one by almost three years
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 9 hours ago
being said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to implement the recommendations of the Office of the Inspector General to further reduce instances of inappropriate untimely releases occurring," according to... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Indictment: Sex offender used vet’s stolen ID at West Palm VAcare services and treatment at the hospital using the stolen identity, accordin
Indictment: Sex offender used vet’s stolen ID at West Palm VA
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 hours ago
care services and treatment at the hospital using the stolen identity, according to a criminal complaint filed by the Office of the Inspector General. Underwood faces federal fraud charges in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Report: Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff errorbeing said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to im
Report: Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff error
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
being said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to implement the recommendations of the Office of the Inspector General to further reduce instances of inappropriate untimely releases occurring,’’ Rodenbush... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff errorbeing said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to im
Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff error
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 22 hours ago
being said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to implement the recommendations of the Office of the Inspector General to further reduce instances of inappropriate untimely releases occurring," Rodenbush said in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff errorbeing said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to im
Some incorrect prisoner releases due to staff error
Daily Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
being said, the Department of Justice is already taking affirmative steps to implement the recommendations of the Office of the Inspector General to further reduce instances of inappropriate untimely releases occurring," Rodenbush said in... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Investigations uncover issues at Newark Airport that won't be fixed by adding staffhave been fixed. But investigations by the Government Accountability Office, t
Investigations uncover issues at Newark Airport that won't be fixed by adding staff
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 23 hours ago
have been fixed. But investigations by the Government Accountability Office, the Department of Homeland Security Office of the Inspector General, and the House Oversight Committee have uncovered a litany of issues with the agency that... Read more
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First Coast News
Rubio calls on federal agencies to investigate owners of Eureka Gardenshis organization is technically a non-profit, it doesn't act like one. He woul
Rubio calls on federal agencies to investigate owners of Eureka Gardens
First Coast News / Posted yesterday
his organization is technically a non-profit, it doesn't act like one. He would like HUD to investigate through their Office of the Inspector General the organization, and has also called on the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Sen. Rubio wants feds to investigate Eureka Gardens' ownerLew. Rubio asked HUD to support the investigation requests and to initiate its
Sen. Rubio wants feds to investigate Eureka Gardens' owner
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
Lew. Rubio asked HUD to support the investigation requests and to initiate its own investigation through the agency’s Office of the Inspector General. “It is my hope that the coordinated effort of responsible agencies can correct the failures... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Global Fund, Governance and the Shame of a Countryof the TB burden, also the second-largest. After rumours had been circulating
The Global Fund, Governance and the Shame of a Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
of the TB burden, also the second-largest. After rumours had been circulating for weeks, on May 3, 2016, an audit by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) was finally made public. It concluded that Nigeria's procurement and supply chain... Read more
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The Hill
Staff errors result in early release of inmates, report findsof Prisons held 152 inmates beyond their scheduled release date due to staff er
Staff errors result in early release of inmates, report finds
The Hill / Posted yesterday
of Prisons held 152 inmates beyond their scheduled release date due to staff errors, according to a new report from the Office of the Inspector General covering 2009 to 2014. The government watchdog found that three of those prisoners were held... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Law's spirit counts when someone isn't quite fireddiscrimination. Green's supervisors didn't like his suit, and they threatened
Law's spirit counts when someone isn't quite fired
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
discrimination. Green's supervisors didn't like his suit, and they threatened him with criminal investigation by the Office of the Inspector General. Then they offered him a deal that sounds like the premise for a Hollywood movie about an... Read more
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Philly.com
At trial, prosecutors target Fattah's education charitieshad concerns over the use of grant funds for political gain," Tom Puerzer, an a
At trial, prosecutors target Fattah's education charities
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
had concerns over the use of grant funds for political gain," Tom Puerzer, an auditor with the Justice Department's Office of the Inspector General, said of a 2008 audit of federal funds issued to CORE. Puerzer was one of five federal... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
How the Pentagon punished NSA whistleblowers | Mark HertsgaardWhite House had ruled otherwise. John Crane first heard about Thomas Drake whe
How the Pentagon punished NSA whistleblowers | Mark Hertsgaard
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
White House had ruled otherwise. John Crane first heard about Thomas Drake when Crane and his colleagues at the Pentagon’s Office of the Inspector General received a whistleblower complaint in September 2002. The complaint alleged that the NSA was... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Feds now investigating owners of Suburban Memorial Gardens in York Countycharges against Arminda and Theodore Martin have been withdrawn by the York Cou
Feds now investigating owners of Suburban Memorial Gardens in York County
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
charges against Arminda and Theodore Martin have been withdrawn by the York County District Attorney’s Office to allow a Federal investigation to proceed. The has been turned over to the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of the Inspector Gener... Read more
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Officer.com
Sheriff's Office Allows Inmate to Wear Hijabher cell and the medical unit. "No report of retaliation or refusal of access
Sheriff's Office Allows Inmate to Wear Hijab
Officer.com / Posted 5 days ago
her cell and the medical unit. "No report of retaliation or refusal of access to accommodations has been reported to the Office of the Inspector General/Internal Affairs Division," according to a written statement from the agency. "All inmates... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Sheriff's office allows inmate to wear hijabher cell and the medical unit. "No report of retaliation or refusal of access
Sheriff's office allows inmate to wear hijab
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
her cell and the medical unit. "No report of retaliation or refusal of access to accommodations has been reported to the Office of the Inspector General/Internal Affairs Division," according to a written statement from the agency. "All inmates... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Buffalonian admits making false statementsSecurity Service, U.S. Department of State, under the direction of William Ferr
Buffalonian admits making false statements
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
Security Service, U.S. Department of State, under the direction of William Ferrari and the Social Security Administration, Office of the Inspector General, under the direction of Special Agent in Charge Edward J. Ryan. Sentencing is scheduled for... Read more
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Denver Post
Former RTD senior manager sentenced to 18 months in prison for briberyalso said that substantial incarceration was warranted as a warning for others
Former RTD senior manager sentenced to 18 months in prison for bribery
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
also said that substantial incarceration was warranted as a warning for others involved in public corruption. The case was investigated by the FBI and the IRS with assistance from the U.S. Department of Transportation Office of the Inspector Gener... Read more
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Daily Herald
Schaumburg business owner accused of underpaying union workerswas also charged on Wednesday with one count of making false statements to the
Schaumburg business owner accused of underpaying union workers
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
was also charged on Wednesday with one count of making false statements to the FBI and the U.S. Department of Labor Office of the Inspector General regarding a kickback scheme that was going on at the company, according to the news... Read more
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FOX News
'Stunning': EPA had to pay $55K to get child molester to retiresit next to this freak of a pervert." Patrick Sullivan, the assistant inspecto
'Stunning': EPA had to pay $55K to get child molester to retire
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
sit next to this freak of a pervert." Patrick Sullivan, the assistant inspector general for investigations for the EPA's Office of the Inspector General, said there are currently 90 EPA employee misconduct cases pending. Fourteen of those have... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Federal Border Officials in El Paso Accused of Coercion, Abuseallegations and was reviewing the complaint in conjunction with the Department
Federal Border Officials in El Paso Accused of Coercion, Abuse
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
allegations and was reviewing the complaint in conjunction with the Department of Homeland Security and the department's office of the Inspector General and office for civil rights and liberties. “CBP does not tolerate discrimination nor... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Energy: House Dems pull support from TSCA negotiationsagency’s acting deputy administrator, and Patrick Sullivan, the Assistant Inspe
Overnight Energy: House Dems pull support from TSCA negotiations
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
agency’s acting deputy administrator, and Patrick Sullivan, the Assistant Inspector General for Investigations at the EPA’s Office of the Inspector General, will testify. The rest of Wednesday’s agenda … Ontario officials have introduced a plan to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Company Director Lodges Complaint Over Harassment, 'Missing' N100 Millionlawyer, Robert Emukpoeruo, sought President Muhammadu Buhari's intervention fol
Company Director Lodges Complaint Over Harassment, 'Missing' N100 Million
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
lawyer, Robert Emukpoeruo, sought President Muhammadu Buhari's intervention following his alleged arrest and detention by the Police after he reported a case of N100 million fraud. Idugboe, a director of Stephen Idugboe and Sons Co. Ltd, was... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Dade County Clerk of Courts employee accused of stealing credit card informationClerk of Courts was arrested Friday after an investigation found he had stolen
Dade County Clerk of Courts employee accused of stealing credit card information
Local 10 Miami / Posted 9 days ago
Clerk of Courts was arrested Friday after an investigation found he had stolen customers' credit card information, the Office of the Inspector General announced Monday. Authorities said Damian Lamar Thompson surrendered to authorities after an... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Nurse at veterans home accused of falsifying records after patient deathsaid a nurse was arrested for allegedly falsifying records after a patient died
Nurse at veterans home accused of falsifying records after patient death
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
said a nurse was arrested for allegedly falsifying records after a patient died at a Louisiana Veterans Affairs home. The Office of the Inspector General reported Cheryl Poirrier, 58, of LaPlace faces multiple counts of filing false public records... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Nurse at veterans home accused of falsifying records after patient deathsaid a nurse was arrested for allegedly falsifying records after a patient died
Nurse at veterans home accused of falsifying records after patient death
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 9 days ago
said a nurse was arrested for allegedly falsifying records after a patient died at a Louisiana Veterans Affairs home. The Office of the Inspector General reported Cheryl Poirrier, 58, of LaPlace faces multiple counts of filing false public records... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Attorney: Inspector General's report cleared Robert Almonteagainst his client. El Paso attorney Enrique Moreno told ABC-7 Almonte, 58, wa
Attorney: Inspector General's report cleared Robert Almonte
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 12 days ago
against his client. El Paso attorney Enrique Moreno told ABC-7 Almonte, 58, was cleared of any accusations in an Office of the Inspector General investigation concluded in January. Almonte was placed on administrative leave due to... Read more
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FOX News
Watchdog: Feds sold horses for slaughter to rancher with reported political tiessold most the animals to be slaughtered for horse meat, according to a new watc
Watchdog: Feds sold horses for slaughter to rancher with reported political ties
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
sold most the animals to be slaughtered for horse meat, according to a new watchdog report. The U.S. Interior Department's Office of the Inspector General, which released the report Friday, concluded that the BLM did not follow the law in selling... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recovering Stolen Global GrantsDirector of the Fund, Mr. Mark Dybul, quoted an audit report of multiple grants
Recovering Stolen Global Grants
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Director of the Fund, Mr. Mark Dybul, quoted an audit report of multiple grants between 2013 and 2015, carried out by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG), which indicted the National Agency for Control of AIDS (NACA) and the National Malaria... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Recipients Disagree With Global Fund Over Grants' Misapplication ClaimAgency for Control of AIDS (NACA) and the National Malaria Elimination Programm
Recipients Disagree With Global Fund Over Grants' Misapplication Claim
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Agency for Control of AIDS (NACA) and the National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) -have faulted the findings by the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the donor agency alleging misappropriation of $3.82 million of the funds by the... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
News 4 San Antonio: Marshal Almonte to be placed on leaveHis district includes El Paso. In 2014, KABB, the Fox affiliate in San Antonio
News 4 San Antonio: Marshal Almonte to be placed on leave
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 13 days ago
His district includes El Paso. In 2014, KABB, the Fox affiliate in San Antonio, reported the Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General was investigating Almonte. Investigators were looking into unauthorized training... Read more
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The Washington Times
DEBORAH SIMMONS: Metro has spending problemsof Metro, which has 13,000 workers. But Metro has another problem: It has been
DEBORAH SIMMONS: Metro has spending problems
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
of Metro, which has 13,000 workers. But Metro has another problem: It has been hoodwinking Mr. Foxx’s agency. Metro’s own Office of the Inspector General in a May 2014 report laid bare some of the agency’s spending problems and lack of... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Food stamp trafficking scheme compromises 500 identities in Palm Beach Countyfood assistance benefits into cash," Karen Citizen-Wilcox, special agent in cha
Food stamp trafficking scheme compromises 500 identities in Palm Beach County
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 14 days ago
food assistance benefits into cash," Karen Citizen-Wilcox, special agent in charge, U.S. Department of Agriculture - Office of the Inspector General. "Any retailer who chooses to defraud taxpayers through such trafficking schemes will... Read more
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Philly.com
Former crime-victim advocate charged with stealing $15Ksaid. The Attorney General's Bureau of Criminal Investigations conducted the i
Former crime-victim advocate charged with stealing $15K
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
said. The Attorney General's Bureau of Criminal Investigations conducted the investigation with help from the Philadelphia Office of the Inspector General. State prosecutors said a review of a checking account associated with the organization... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Former executive Philly nonprofit charged with using $15K in grant money for personal useof Attorney General’s Bureau of Criminal Investigations, which was aided greatl
Former executive Philly nonprofit charged with using $15K in grant money for personal use
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 14 days ago
of Attorney General’s Bureau of Criminal Investigations, which was aided greatly by investigators with the Philadelphia Office of the Inspector General. According to a criminal complaint filed in support of the charges, Mayweather was... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits questiondeclined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits question
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
declined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was referred to the FBI in July after the Office of the Inspector General for the Intelligence Community found that some of the emails that traversed her server... Read more
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The Morning Call
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits questiondeclined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits question
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
declined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was referred to the FBI in July after the Office of the Inspector General for the Intelligence Community found that some of the emails that traversed her server... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits questiondeclined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was
Clinton aide leaves interview when FBI asks off-limits question
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
declined to comment. The issue of Clinton's use of a private email server was referred to the FBI in July after the Office of the Inspector General for the Intelligence Community found that some of the emails that traversed her server... Read more
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Rappler
Millions in US aid to Syrians suspended over graft probeway goods were purchased inside Turkey, before being delivered to Syrian refuge
Millions in US aid to Syrians suspended over graft probe
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
way goods were purchased inside Turkey, before being delivered to Syrian refugees or to those still inside Syria. USAID's Office of the Inspector General confirmed 14 "entities and individuals" had been suspended. "As a result of the suspensions,... Read more
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