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Business Insider
The US may have to go after the 'Great Firewall' to stop China's cyber-attacksAs the world recalls how two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan to end the seco
The US may have to go after the 'Great Firewall' to stop China's cyber-attacks
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
As the world recalls how two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan to end the second world war in Asia 70 years ago, a digital deterrent of a similar magnitude could be Washington’s only way to stop cyber attacks from the latest Asian aggressor, China,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Murdoch's UK firm may face hacking charges as Brooks tipped for returnRupert Murdoch's UK newspaper publishing company could face corporate charges o
Murdoch's UK firm may face hacking charges as Brooks tipped for return
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Rupert Murdoch's UK newspaper publishing company could face corporate charges over the phone hacking scandal, it emerged last night (Friday), as speculation grew that former chief executive Rebekah Brooks is poised for a comeback at the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Violent sex fiend launches sickening rant about 9/11 terrorist attacksVile Stefan Readenour hid his past to get jobs in Domino's Pizza and Burger Kin
Violent sex fiend launches sickening rant about 9/11 terrorist attacks
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
Vile Stefan Readenour hid his past to get jobs in Domino's Pizza and Burger King when he came to the UK. The German-born 29-year-old, who moved to the US when he was adopted as a baby, was convicted in the US of grooming a 12-year-old child. He... Read more
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Daily Record
Scots based sex fiend launches foul rant over 9/11The German-born 29-year-old predator, who moved to the US when he was adopted a
Scots based sex fiend launches foul rant over 9/11
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
The German-born 29-year-old predator, who moved to the US when he was adopted as a baby, said the 2001 attacks were a “joyful day”. He wrote: “I wouldn’t live in America if my life depended on it. That country gets attacked to (sic) many times. And... Read more
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New Kerala
AP sues US Justice Department over bogus news stories The Associated Press has sued the US Justice Department over the FBI's failur
AP sues US Justice Department over bogus news stories
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The Associated Press has sued the US Justice Department over the FBI's failure to turn over public records related to its online impersonation of the media company during a 2007 sting... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Rebekah Brooks poised for News UK comeback as Rupert Murdoch's company faces possible corporate chargesThe 47-year-old, who has a three-year-old daughter, with her racehorse trainer
Rebekah Brooks poised for News UK comeback as Rupert Murdoch's company faces possible corporate charges
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The 47-year-old, who has a three-year-old daughter, with her racehorse trainer husband Charlie, received £16 million in severance payments, after being forced to step down from her role during the hacking scandal. Despite her acquittal, any return... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Virginia teen gets 11 years in jail for supporting ISIslamic State: Virginia teen sentenced to 11 years in prison for supporting mil
Virginia teen gets 11 years in jail for supporting IS
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Islamic State: Virginia teen sentenced to 11 years in prison for supporting militant group A Virginia teenager who had pleaded guilty to online support of the militant group Islamic State (IS) was sentenced to just over 11 years in federal prison,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Virginia teen jailed for supporting ISReutersAmin pleaded guilty to using Twitter and his blog to show how to use the
Virginia teen jailed for supporting IS
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
ReutersAmin pleaded guilty to using Twitter and his blog to show how to use the virtual currency Bitcoin to send funds to the militants. Washington - A Virginia teenager who used social media to support the militant group Islamic State was sentenced... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tainted Legal Robes Inimical to Corruption AgendaAs members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) gather at their 55th annual ge
Tainted Legal Robes Inimical to Corruption Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
As members of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) gather at their 55th annual general conference, they should for once undertake deep soul searching on their pivotal role in national development. This is essentially because the preponderance of all... Read more
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New Kerala
Didn't discuss CBI probe on Louis Berger with Modi: Goa CM The issue of handing over the Louis Berger bribery case to the CBI did not co
Didn't discuss CBI probe on Louis Berger with Modi: Goa CM
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The issue of handing over the Louis Berger bribery case to the CBI did not come up during an interaction with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar said on... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
FARC rebel pleads guilty to taking US hostages in 2003 Published: 27 August 2015 8:59 AM The rebel group kidnapped five US defense
FARC rebel pleads guilty to taking US hostages in 2003
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Published: 27 August 2015 8:59 AM The rebel group kidnapped five US defense contractors in 2003 after their plane made an emergency landing during an anti-drug surveillance mission. The... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
South Africa could offer a lifeline to freed Guantanamo detaineesTariq Ba-Odah has been imprisoned at Guantánamo Bay for 13 years, without charg
South Africa could offer a lifeline to freed Guantanamo detainees
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Tariq Ba-Odah has been imprisoned at Guantánamo Bay for 13 years, without charge or trial, since the age of 23. He was cleared for release by a multiagency review board in 2009, but legal wrangling, politicking and general timidity on the part of... Read more
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Calcutta News
No immediate blacklisting of Louis Berger: Goa minister Goa PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar on Tuesday ruled out immediate 'blacklistin
No immediate blacklisting of Louis Berger: Goa minister
Calcutta News / Posted 6 days ago
Goa PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar on Tuesday ruled out immediate 'blacklisting' of consultancy firm Louis Berger indicted in an international bribery scandal, saying such a step would only be... Read more
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New Kerala
No immediate blacklisting of Louis Berger: Goa minister Goa PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar on Tuesday ruled out immediate 'blacklistin
No immediate blacklisting of Louis Berger: Goa minister
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Goa PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar on Tuesday ruled out immediate 'blacklisting' of consultancy firm Louis Berger indicted in an international bribery scandal, saying such a step would only be... Read more
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Daily Star
Sepp Blatter 'not ruled out' after 100 World Cup bungs probedThe reports of “suspicious financial activity” relate to the tournaments in Rus
Sepp Blatter 'not ruled out' after 100 World Cup bungs probed
Daily Star / Posted 6 days ago
The reports of “suspicious financial activity” relate to the tournaments in Russia in 2018 and Qatar in 2022. Both countries could be stripped of the competitions if it is proved that corruption secured votes. But the Swiss Attorney General’s... Read more
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Quartz
In a win for activists, Ferguson is throwing out arrest warrants and revamping its court system - Quartz Ferguson, Missouri is finally getting a...
In a win for activists, Ferguson is throwing out arrest warrants and revamping its court system
Quartz / Posted 6 days ago
- Quartz Ferguson, Missouri is finally getting a... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Switzerland says will rule on FIFA extraditions next month Published: 25 August 2015 10:21 AM Swiss police detained seven executives fr
Switzerland says will rule on FIFA extraditions next month
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 7 days ago
Published: 25 August 2015 10:21 AM Swiss police detained seven executives from FIFA as part of a massive probe into graft. – Reuters pic, August 25, 2015.The Swiss justice ministry will... Read more
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Adelaide Now
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: BlatterOUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insist
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: Blatter
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
OUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insisting he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football’s governing body. Blatter will officially step down in February amid two criminal investigations... Read more
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SportsFan
Ex soccer boss fights US extradition Photo Source: EPA A lawyer for the former president of South America's socce
Ex soccer boss fights US extradition
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
Photo Source: EPA A lawyer for the former president of South America's soccer confederation is requesting a Paraguayan judge throw out a request by US prosecutors to extradite him to the United States where he... Read more
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Perth Now
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: BlatterOUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insist
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: Blatter
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
OUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insisting he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football’s governing body. Blatter will officially step down in February amid two criminal investigations... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
Sepp Blatter defends his and the FIFA’s reputation ahead of retirementOUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insist
Sepp Blatter defends his and the FIFA’s reputation ahead of retirement
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
OUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insisting he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football’s governing body. Blatter will officially step down in February amid two criminal investigations... Read more
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Herald Sun
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: BlatterOUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insist
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: Blatter
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
OUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insisting he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football’s governing body. Blatter will officially step down in February amid two criminal investigations... Read more
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The Courier Mail
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: BlatterOUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insist
I’m clean and FIFA isn’t corrupt: Blatter
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
OUTGOING president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA’s battered reputation, insisting he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football’s governing body. Blatter will officially step down in February amid two criminal investigations... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
I'm clean and FIFA isn't corrupt says BlatterLONDON - Sepp Blatter defended FIFA's battered reputation on Monday as the outg
I'm clean and FIFA isn't corrupt says Blatter
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON - Sepp Blatter defended FIFA's battered reputation on Monday as the outgoing president insisted he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football's governing body. Outgoing FIFA president Sepp Blatter speaks during a press... Read more
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SportsFan
I'm clean and FIFA isn't corrupt: BlatterOutgoing president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA's battered reputation, insist
I'm clean and FIFA isn't corrupt: Blatter
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
Outgoing president Sepp Blatter has defended FIFA's battered reputation, insisting he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football's governing body. Blatter will officially step down in February amid two criminal investigations... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
I'm clean and FIFA isn't corrupt, says BlatterLONDON: Sepp Blatter defended FIFA's battered reputation on Monday (Aug 24) as
I'm clean and FIFA isn't corrupt, says Blatter
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
LONDON: Sepp Blatter defended FIFA's battered reputation on Monday (Aug 24) as the outgoing president insisted he is clean and there is no systemic corruption at world football's governing body. Blatter will officially step down in February amid two... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Switzerland to rule soon on Fifa extraditionsGENEVA - The Swiss justice ministry will rule next month on the extradition req
Switzerland to rule soon on Fifa extraditions
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
GENEVA - The Swiss justice ministry will rule next month on the extradition requests filed by the United States against six Fifa officials who have been accused of corruption, a spokesman said Monday. The decisions against the remaining six FIFA... Read more
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SportsFan
Switzerland to rule on FIFA extraditionsThe Swiss justice ministry will rule next month on the extradition requests fil
Switzerland to rule on FIFA extraditions
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
The Swiss justice ministry will rule next month on the extradition requests filed by the United States against six FIFA officials who have been accused of corruption. Swiss police detained seven executives from world football's governing body in... Read more
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Swissinfo
Swiss bank fines dwarfed by US/British peersIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Swiss bank fines dwarfed by US/British peers
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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Calcutta News
Several dozen American Airlines employees seek action over alleged racism PHILADELPHIA/ARLINGTON - American Airlines employees at Reagan National and P
Several dozen American Airlines employees seek action over alleged racism
Calcutta News / Posted 8 days ago
PHILADELPHIA/ARLINGTON - American Airlines employees at Reagan National and Philadelphia International airports have written to US Attorney General Loretta Lynch seeking an... Read more
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The News & Observer
Garner murder trial highlights use of interpreters | News & Observer August 21, 2015 NC courts had faced scrutiny from the US
Garner murder trial highlights use of interpreters
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
| News & Observer August 21, 2015 NC courts had faced scrutiny from the US Justice Department More court translators help bridge language... Read more
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iol.co.za
Chiefs must improve defensive recordThe recent lack of stability in the Kaizer Chiefs defence has raised a lot of q
Chiefs must improve defensive record
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
The recent lack of stability in the Kaizer Chiefs defence has raised a lot of questions. The Steve Komphela-coached side has conceded four goals in three matches, three in their MTN8 clash against Maritzburg United and one in their semi-final... Read more
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New Kerala
US Police kill another black teenager near Ferguson Police shot dead another black teenager on Wednesday, days after the first an
US Police kill another black teenager near Ferguson
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Police shot dead another black teenager on Wednesday, days after the first anniversary of death of Michael Brown in north St. Louis, Missouri. The police officers in St. Louis, which hit the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Security check firm that cleared Edward Snowden agrees $30m fraud settlementUnited States Investigations Services Inc, the private firm that vetted former
Security check firm that cleared Edward Snowden agrees $30m fraud settlement
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 days ago
United States Investigations Services Inc, the private firm that vetted former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, has agreed to a settlement worth at least $30m, resolving US claims connected to its background investigations. The US... Read more
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News.com.au
St Louis shooting: More racial tensions and protests as police shoot and kill black suspect The killing draws angry crowds into the streets of north St. Louis, 10 days a
St Louis shooting: More racial tensions and protests as police shoot and kill black suspect
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
The killing draws angry crowds into the streets of north St. Louis, 10 days after protesters marked the anniversary of Michael Brown's shooting death by... Read more
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Herald Sun
St Louis shooting: More racial tensions and protests as police shoot and kill black suspectRACIAL tensions have flared again in Missouri, after a black man who fled a hom
St Louis shooting: More racial tensions and protests as police shoot and kill black suspect
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
RACIAL tensions have flared again in Missouri, after a black man who fled a home being searched by police was shot and killed after he pointed a gun at them. The shooting that left a black suspect dead drew protests, with many of the roughly 150... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Racial unrest as cops kill black manRACIAL tensions have flared again in Missouri, after a black man who fled a hom
Racial unrest as cops kill black man
Adelaide Now / Posted 12 days ago
RACIAL tensions have flared again in Missouri, after a black man who fled a home being searched by police was shot and killed after he pointed a gun at them. The shooting that left a black suspect dead drew protests, with many of the roughly 150... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Racial unrest as cops kill black manRACIAL tensions have flared again in Missouri, after a black man who fled a hom
Racial unrest as cops kill black man
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
RACIAL tensions have flared again in Missouri, after a black man who fled a home being searched by police was shot and killed after he pointed a gun at them. The shooting that left a black suspect dead drew protests, with many of the roughly 150... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Protesters confront St Louis police over suspect shot dead during home searchAn armed man fleeing from officers serving a search warrant at a home in St Lou
Protesters confront St Louis police over suspect shot dead during home search
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 days ago
An armed man fleeing from officers serving a search warrant at a home in St Louis was shot and killed on Wednesday by police after he pointed a gun at them, the city’s police chief said. The shooting that left a black suspect dead drew protests,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mbalula shoots down World Cup probeINDEPENDENT MEDIAMinister of Sport Fikile Mbalula says the government is seekin
Mbalula shoots down World Cup probe
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAMinister of Sport Fikile Mbalula says the government is seeking proof from the US about bribery allegations, but at this juncture we have no evidence or any basis with which to do any inquiry. Picture: Matthews Baloyi Parliament -... Read more
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The New Age
Mbalula shoots down probe into SAfrican FIFA World Cup bribe allegationsSports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Wednesday shot down calls for an inquiry into
Mbalula shoots down probe into SAfrican FIFA World Cup bribe allegations
The New Age / Posted 12 days ago
Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on Wednesday shot down calls for an inquiry into allegations that South African officials paid a US$10 million bribe to secure the rights to host the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Responding to questions in the National... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
New Mexico officers to stand trial for murder in homeless man's deathA judge ruled Tuesday that two New Mexico police officers must stand trial on m
New Mexico officers to stand trial for murder in homeless man's death
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
A judge ruled Tuesday that two New Mexico police officers must stand trial on murder charges in the fatal, on-duty shooting of a homeless man that sparked angry protests in Albuquerque and helped lead police to overhaul use of force policies. Pro... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Facing raids, marijuana dispensaries find legalization leaves them vulnerableLast month, emergency services were called to an explosion at New MexiCann Natu
Facing raids, marijuana dispensaries find legalization leaves them vulnerable
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
Last month, emergency services were called to an explosion at New MexiCann Natural, a licensed medical marijuana dispensary in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Two employees were injured while making edible cannabis products: Aaron Smith, 28, and Nick Montoya,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Petrobras faces record fineRio de Janerio - Brazil's Petrobras may need to pay record penalties of $1.6 bi
Petrobras faces record fine
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Rio de Janerio - Brazil's Petrobras may need to pay record penalties of $1.6 billion or more to settle US criminal and civil probes into its role in a corruption scandal, a person recently briefed by the company's legal advisors told... Read more
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New Kerala
Kamat aide granted anticipatory bail in Louis Berger case A special anti-corruption court in Panaji on Tuesday granted anticipatory bai
Kamat aide granted anticipatory bail in Louis Berger case
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
A special anti-corruption court in Panaji on Tuesday granted anticipatory bail to Arthur Silva in connection with the Louis Berger bribery case. Margao Municipal Council chairperson Silva is... Read more
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Business Standard India
US graft inestigation may cost Petrobras over $1.6 billionBrazil's Petrobras may need to pay record penalties of $1.6 billion or more to
US graft inestigation may cost Petrobras over $1.6 billion
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
Brazil's Petrobras may need to pay record penalties of $1.6 billion or more to settle US criminal and civil probes into its role in a corruption scandal, a person recently briefed by the company's legal advisors told Reuters. State-run Petroleo... Read more
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Calcutta News
China told to stop covert operation in US for return of fugitives WASHINGTON - The United States has warned China against using covert operatio
China told to stop covert operation in US for return of fugitives
Calcutta News / Posted 14 days ago
WASHINGTON - The United States has warned China against using covert operations on its soil to round up and send back home Chinese citizens accused of corruption. This, the US has... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Most damaging defectors in history’China bites back after US issues warning over secret agents China has hit back
‘Most damaging defectors in history’
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
China bites back after US issues warning over secret agents China has hit back at US ‘sincerity’ after the US warned Beijing about secret agents operating in the country. Picture: DALE DE LA REYSource: AFP TO THE neighbours of their gated mansion... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
GE's new washing machine to be built in LouisvilleLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One of Louisville's biggest employers is adding to its
GE's new washing machine to be built in Louisville
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One of Louisville's biggest employers is adding to its investment in the Derby City. GE announced Monday it’s set for its biggest laundry launch in two decades out at Appliance Park. With the sale to Electrolux looming, this... Read more
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New Kerala
Blatter accuses US justice department of portraying FIFA as 'mafia' FIFA President Sepp Blatter has accused US attorney general, Loretta Lynch of
Blatter accuses US justice department of portraying FIFA as 'mafia'
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has accused US attorney general, Loretta Lynch of portraying his organization as a 'mafia', adding that he would reveal the reason for his resignation... Read more
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