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Suffolk County District Attorney Thomas Spota and his top corruption prosecutor were indicted Wednesday for allegedly trying to cover up the ex-police chief's beating of a suspect five years ago, federal authorities said. Spota and McPartland are accused of using threats and intimidation to pressure witnesses to provide false information to federal agents during their investigation of Burke.
  • DNC, Clinton Campaign helped pay for anti-Trump dossier

    DNC, Clinton Campaign helped pay for anti-Trump dossier

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    Thus, they argue, it's wrong to say the dossier was just funded by Democrats. It has emerged that Marc Elias, a lawyer who was paid by the Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee, helped to fund the dossier. DNC communications director Xochitl Hinojosa said in a statement Tuesday: "Tom Perez and the new leadership of the DNC were not involved in any decision-making regarding Fusion GPS, nor were they aware that Perkins Coie was working with the organization".
  • Charlotte man on FBI's Most Wanted list

    Charlotte man on FBI's Most Wanted list

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    A Charlotte man has a placed on the FBI's "Ten Most Wanted Fugitive" list. The FBI said they believe Castillo is still in Mexico and they are pushing hard to find him. For more than 65 years, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has utilized the public to help us find the FBI's "Ten Most Wanted Fugitives" and many times your tips provided the information we needed to get the most risky fugitives into custody.
  • Iran officially protests Trump's remarks about nuclear deal

    Iran officially protests Trump's remarks about nuclear deal

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    The council also called on the parliaments of Germany, France, China, Britain and the European Union to use their great influence on the political leadership of their states to preserve the historic agreement. One veteran congressional adviser who has helped craft Iran policy during the last two administrations told the Free Beacon the Islamic Republic's latest moves are meant to distract from its widespread cheating on the nuclear accord.
  • Turkey activists in Amnesty case reject 'terror' charges

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    Also on trial is Amnesty's Turkey chair Taner Kilic, who was detained in June and whose case has been merged with that of the other 10 activists as prosecutors claimed he was aware of preparations for the workshop. His jailing prompted the German government to toughen its stance toward Turkey by revising its travel advice and threatening to withhold backing for investments there.
  • Corbyn to appear on Gogglebox

    Corbyn to appear on Gogglebox

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    It is not yet known which shows the Labour leader will be watching, though he has expressed a semi-secret love for Eastenders in the past. The exact details are yet to be revealed. Previous stars who have taken part in the Gogglebox charity broadcast include Kate Moss, Anna Friel , Steve Coogan , Jamie Dornan and Noel Gallagher.
  • Dhinchak Pooja and Hina Khan in tears

    Dhinchak Pooja and Hina Khan in tears

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    Controversial figure Arshi Khan has been trying her best to woo Hiten Tejwani in the Bigg Boss 11 house, much to the delight of the audience and housemates. They go in and meet Akash. "He will tell Arshi that although he is a social person, such things do make him uncomfortable", added the source. Red Team gets to know that Puneesh said that Shilpa Shinde is a "white witch" and Mehjabi Siddiqui is a "black witch.' They are all disappointed by Puneesh's choice of words and Mehjabi vowed ...
  • Khizr Khan 'Shocked' by Trump Call to Soldier's Widow

    Khizr Khan 'Shocked' by Trump Call to Soldier's Widow

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    Why? "I was really nice to her", said Trump. "They won't show me a finger, a hand". Johnson told ABC News's George Stephanopoulos earlier this week that the president struggled to remember her husband's name during the call and spoke of him in a callous manner.
  • Nearly Two-Thirds of Americans Favor Legal Pot

    Nearly Two-Thirds of Americans Favor Legal Pot

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    A majority of Americans have consistently supported legalizing marijuana since 2013. "Americans are exhausted of wasting resources arresting hundreds of thousands of individuals every year for using a substance that is safer than alcohol", said Morgan Fox, director of communications for the Marijuana Policy Project .
  • PDP national chairman open to all zones in the South - Makarfi

    PDP national chairman open to all zones in the South - Makarfi

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    The party's spokesman also added that Abiodun Olujimi, a senator from Ekiti state, had dragged Governor Ayodele Fayose, before the committee for flouting portions of the party's constitution. "The matter should be looked into in order to avoid catastrophic outcomes in the party in the state". Others who were at the meeting were Chief Bode George, Professor Tunde Adeniran, Professor Taoheed Adedoja, Mr.
  • U.S. ambassador Scott Brown's comments in Samoa sparked an inquiry

    U.S. ambassador Scott Brown's comments in Samoa sparked an inquiry

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    Speaking to Stuff with wife Gail Huff at his side, Brown confirmed there had been an official "administrative inquiry" into his conduct at a Peace Corp event in Samoa in July. state department in Washington, the USA embassy in Wellington and the U.S. high commission in Samoa in August, requesting details of the ambassador's trip to Samoa and comment on the complaints.
  • Supreme Court dismisses Hawaii travel ban case

    Supreme Court dismisses Hawaii travel ban case

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    Terming it a moot case, the Supreme Court dismissed Hawaii's lawsuit, challenging Trump administration's travel ban that blocked travelers from six majority-Muslim countries from entering the USA for 90 days, and halts US refugee resettlement program for 120 days.
  • Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Brother Arrested for Child Porn

    Vegas Shooter Stephen Paddock Brother Arrested for Child Porn

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    Police obtained a search warrant after receiving a tip that Bruce Paddock had the material. The investigation began before his brother, Stephen, shot up the Route 91 music festival earlier this month. Stephen Paddock opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay casino-hotel tower. Fifty-eight people were killed and hundreds more were wounded October 1 at the Route 91 Harvest Festival on the Las Vegas Strip.
  • I will not link my phone with Aadhaar: Mamata Banerjee

    I will not link my phone with Aadhaar: Mamata Banerjee

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    She accused the Union government of "autocratic" rule and said her party will "have to play a role so that BJP is removed from power" at the centre. Speaking at an extended core committee meeting of Trinamool Congress MPs, MLAs, civic body chiefs and zilla sabhadhipatis - convened to decide the road map for 2018 rural polls - at Nazrul Manch here on Wednesday, the party chief urged 3,000 party leaders and workers to follow her steps and not link Aadhaar with phone number.
  • Manafort faces new money laundering probe

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    Yet another powerful prosecutorial unit is putting former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort's finances under a microscope in search of evidence of potential money laundering: the Manhattan U.S. President Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort , may be under investigation by the Manhattan U.S. attorney's office for possible money laundering.
  • Detroit Lions sign kicker Matt Prater to 3-year contract extension

    Detroit Lions sign kicker Matt Prater to 3-year contract extension

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    Prater is in his fourth season with the Lions. After one more stint with Miami on the team's practice squad, Prater was signed by the Denver Broncos in December 2007, and that was where he finally made a name for himself. Last year, the Lions signed punter Sam Martin to a four-year contract extension just before the start of the season. His performance in 2016, when he hit several clutch field goals and went a ideal 7-7 from 50 yards or more, earned him three Player of the Week honors and a ...
  • Spain have a simple plan against Mali today

    Spain have a simple plan against Mali today

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    About the semifinal clash, the European team's coach said that though Mali have played their group matches here, there weren't fearful of them as it wouldn't matter on the day. Spain faced Brazil, Niger, North Korea and strong France on their way to the semi-finals while Mali faced Paraguay , Turkey, New Zealand and Iraq on their way to this stage.
  • Gujarat Polls: blame game begins as Hardik Patel meets Rahul Gandhi

    Gujarat Polls: blame game begins as Hardik Patel meets Rahul Gandhi

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    Responding to the rumors Hardik who is in Rajkot today said that he will "let the world know when he meets Rahul Gandhi ". "Can nobody have a personal life any longer"?. The warrants were issued following the attack on BJP MLA Rishikesh Patel back in 2016. Sources privy to the interaction said the two had also discussed the seats where the community could make a dent in BJP's vote-bank.