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Odebrecht Ordered to Pay Minimum Amount in Fines Required Under Plea Agreement

On Monday a federal judge in the United States ordered Odebrecht, the Brazilian construction conglomerate that engaged in a bribery scheme across Latin America and Africa, to pay… 392 more words

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'He's not a criminal': Parents of Canadian charged in massive Yahoo hack speak out

The parents of Karim Baratov, the Canadian accused in a massive cyberattack of half a billion Yahoo accounts, say the charges against their son are unfounded and it will be proven in court that he is being used as a “scapegoat.” 1,119 more words


Jeff Sessions seeks resignations of 46 Obama-era U.S. attorneys

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions abruptly asked the remaining 46 chief federal prosecutors left over from the Obama administration to resign on Friday, including Manhattan U.S. 575 more words


Donald Trump's father told staff to "get rid of blacks," FBI dossier claims

US President Donald Trump’s father Fred Trump ordered an employee to “get rid of blacks” in an apartment block and to avoid renting out flats to African-Americans and Puerto Ricans, a newly released FBI dossier has claimed. 616 more words


Did Big Media Run Fake Headlines on the Deutsche Bank “Settlement” ?

By Pam and Russ Martens and cross-posted from Wall Street on Parade

Typically, it takes two to settle bank fraud charges – the bank committing the fraud and the law enforcement agency bringing the charges. 582 more words

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FBI was seeking evidence of intrusions in Hillary Clinton emails

The FBI acted inappropriately when it announced the revival of its investigation into Hillary Clinton‘s private email setup days before the Nov. 8 presidential election, Clinton‘s lawyer said, citing search warrant documents made public on Tuesday. 500 more words


PM Najib destroying Malaysia, stoking racial tensions: Mahathir


© AFP / by M JEGATHESAN | Malaysia’s former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad says he will work to topple the ruling coalition amid graft allegations… 1,316 more words