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High-ranking Puerto Rican officials resign because of shameful talks

Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello holds a press conference almost two days after the federal authorities sent the former Minister of Education of the island and five others in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to federal funds for unskilled, politically-related contractors had arrested. Thursday, July 11, 2019. At the time of the arrests, Rossello was in the middle of a family …

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Video shows dramatic jump by Guardsmen onto vessel loading with cocaine: officials

The Coast Guard on Thursday released 17,000 pounds of cocaine at an estimated street value of $ 232 million, according to a branch spokesman. The crew from the Cutter Munro leaping onto the self-propelled semi-submersible vessel, suspected of carrying drugs. A crew member can be seen busting open the hatch to unidentified man inside. The Coast Guard released the video …

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The FBI arrests former Puerto Rican officials for disaster relief

The FBI arrested two former Puerto Rico officials for providing disaster relief to politically-related contractors. The arrests on Wednesday have raised concerns on Capitol Hill that corruption on the island will undermine the effectiveness of a recent disaster relief law. Representative Raúl Grijalva, D-Ariz., Demanded the resignation of Ricardo Rosselló, Governor of Puerto Rico, according to the Washington Post. The …

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US government officials should treat Huawei as being blacklisted

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A senior US official told the Ministry of Trade Control this week that China's Huawei should still be blacklisted after US President Donald Trump confused and praised it to relax the ban on sales to the company. FILE PHOTO: The Huawei logo is displayed in downtown Warsaw, Poland, June 17, 2019. The photo was taken on June …

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US government officials should treat Huawei as being blacklisted

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A senior US official told the Ministry of Trade Control this week that China's Huawei should still be blacklisted after US President Donald Trump confused and praised it to relax the ban on sales to the company. FILE PHOTO: The Huawei logo is displayed in downtown Warsaw, Poland, June 17, 2019. The photo was taken on June …

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Serial rape suspect linked to decades-old crimes through genealogy, DNA, officials say

A man wanted in a series of "horrific" decades-old sexual assaults in Northern California which arrested based on a combination of DNA testing and genetic profiling, said Monday. Mark Manteuffel, 59, What arrested Friday in Decatur, Georgia. He worked for decades in the federal Bureau of Prisons and Criminal Justice Lecturer at California State University, Sacramento. Manteuffel retired in 2014 …

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Ivanka Trump's North Korea photo bombs Perplex White House officials

When Donald Trump and his advisors went over the weekend from South Korea to the heavily fortified demilitarized zone between North and South Korea, the cameras were ready. Images of the President welcoming North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un as "my friend" in a recent, last-minute televised broadcast. Trump was not alone. After a few snapshots, Ivanka Trump and her …

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