Tag Archives: Crime

15Feb/17

Actor Ashton Kutcher testifies before Senate committee on sex slavery

Actor Ashton Kutcher gives emotional testimony at a U.S. Senate hearing on sexual exploitation and trafficking of children.

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15Jan/17
Collective punishment, Boycott, Civil disobedience, Community organizing, Academy Awards, Boycotts of Israel, Israeli–Palestinian conflict, Oscars, Los Angeles

Anti-Trump protests kick off with Washington civil rights march

A week of protests ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration as U.S. president kicks off with a civil rights march in Washington by activists angry over the Republican’s comments on minority groups including Muslims and Mexicans. Nathan Frandino reports. Continue reading

06Jan/17

At least 33 inmates killed in new Brazil prison riot

At least 33 inmates killed in the latest prison riot in Brazil.

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21Nov/16

Four cops in four cities shot in one day

Four police officers across the U.S. have been shot in a span of just 24 hours. Linda So reports. Continue reading

07Nov/16

Janet Reno, first woman to serve as U.S. Attorney General has died – ABC NEWS

Janet Reno, first woman to serve as U.S. Attorney General and epicenter of several political storms during Clinton administration, has died – ABC NEWS

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01Nov/16
Security, Computer security, Cybercrime, National security, Cyberwarfare, Hammond, National Security Council, National Strategy to Secure Cyberspace, Politics, Country: Russia, Country: United Kingdom

UK says will retaliate against growing threat from cyber-attacks

British Chancellor Philip Hammond hints at threats from Russia as he unveils a new five-year cyber security strategy.

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30Aug/16

Russian hackers breached voter databases in Arizona and Illinois

The FBI has uncovered evidence that hackers breached two state voter databases in June and July.
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08Aug/16

UK opens corruption probe into Airbus jet sales

Britain’s Serious Fraud Office launches a formal investigation into suspected fraud, bribery and corruption in connection with commercial plane sales by Airbus.

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14Apr/16
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Author of book on Chibok Girls visits the distraught parents two years on

The author of a book on the Chibok Girls speaks of the parents’ distress two years after losing their children to Boko Haram, unsure if they are alive or how they are and after a viewing new video of the girls, said to be filmed last December.

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