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Hit where it hurts: Chief investigator pushes for confiscation of property from corrupt officials

Hit where it hurts: Chief investigator pushes for confiscation of property from corrupt officials

Hit where it hurts: Chief investigator pushes for confiscation of property from corrupt officials The confiscation of property acquired by corrupt officials will allow the state to more effectively pay compensatory damages caused by corruption, the head of the Russian federal agency that deals with high-profile crimes said. The measure […]

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Jorge Masvidal ‘will only accept fights with Conor McGregor or welterweight champ Usman‘

Jorge Masvidal ‘will only accept fights with Conor McGregor or welterweight champ Usman‘

Jorge Masvidal ‘will only accept fights with Conor McGregor or welterweight champ Usman‘ What happens when a three-piece and a soda meets a red panty night? We might be about to find out, after UFC star Jorge Masvidal reportedly indicated he will only accept two possible opponents for his next […]

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NYPD cop who used chokehold on Eric Garner ‘won’t be charged’ as case times out

NYPD cop who used chokehold on Eric Garner ‘won’t be charged’ as case times out

NYPD cop who used chokehold on Eric Garner ‘won’t be charged’ as case times out The NYPD officer who put an unarmed African-American man Eric Garner in a chokehold, contributing to his death, won’t be charged with any crime, an AP report said. Garner’s case galvanized the Black Lives Matter […]

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Hawaiian protesters arrested trying to block telescope on sacred lands

Hawaiian protesters arrested trying to block telescope on sacred lands

Hawaiian protesters arrested trying to block telescope on sacred lands Police have arrested dozens of elderly protesters in a crowd of thousands blocking a road to the highest mountain in Hawaii, an ongoing effort to halt the construction of a giant telescope on land considered sacred by natives. About 30 […]

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‘Everyone to Caracas!’ Guaido calls for mass street action amid reports of US money boost

‘Everyone to Caracas!’ Guaido calls for mass street action amid reports of US money boost

‘Everyone to Caracas!’ Guaido calls for mass street action amid reports of US money boost In a bid to regain lost momentum, Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido has announced that he would embark on the “next stage” of his quest to seize power next week with a massive street rally […]

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