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Portuguese police refuse to rule out new Madeleine McCann trafficking lead

Portuguese police chiefs have refused to rule out a new lead in the Madeleine McCann case which claims she was snatched by a gang of European traffickers in 2007. 468 more words

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New Lead*

Scotland Yard is set to investigate an ‘important’ new lead in the disappearance of Madeleine McCann.

Extra funding has been allocated to the Met to probe the information, which is said to strengthen the theory that the British girl was kidnapped by a trafficking gang. 126 more words

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One Minute Book Review - A Test of Wills by Charles Todd

This is more like a two and a half minute review.

A Test of Wills is the first in the Ian Rutledge series, written by mother and son team Caroline and Charles Todd. 251 more words

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Flying Squad, The

The nickname of group of police detectives on the British syndicated series THE SWEENEY/SYN/1974-78.

Based at New Scotland Yard in London, “The Flying Squad” was an elite team of trained police detectives consisting of John Thaw as Inspector Jack Regan, Dennis Waterman as Sgt. 27 more words

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The Highwayman

Dorian Blackwell, the Blackheart of Ben More was a known criminal and had made a reputation for himself. Dorian will be searching for Farah and will find her.

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England: Scotland Yard Versus New Scotland Yard (and Other History)

So, it seems that, in very recent times (e.g. 2000’s), you hear “Scotland Yard” (London’s policing agency) being referred to as “New Scotland Yard”. I am also going to clarify a few things for the sake of us confused Americans. 282 more words

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Islamic State suspect charged with hiding terrorist data in cufflink

A 33-year-old Cardiff man has been charged with training Islamic State terrorists on how to use encryption programs and with hiding a computer program on a USB drive disguised as a cufflink. 269 more words

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