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Qld alleyway rape accused set to seek bail

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 09,2017

Qld alleyway rape accused set to seek bail A man accused of raping a woman in a Brisbane alleyway nearly six years ago is set to apply for bail. The 32-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was arrested in northern NSW in December, along

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Grab kicks off shuttle service

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 02,2017

Grab kicks off shuttle service SINGAPORE – A new fixed-route shuttle service by ride-hailing app Grab kicked off on Thursday (March 2), allowing commuters to book a guaranteed seat on a van or bus. The new service called GrabShuttle will have 13, 23

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Defending champion Villanova stunned by Wisconsin

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 18,2017

Defending champion Villanova stunned by Wisconsin Top-seeded Villanova was bounced from the NCAA Tournament by eighth-seeded Wisconsin, which overcame foul trouble for two of its stars in the second half Saturday to upset the defending champions

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Does US need a new crime crackdown? Prosecutors see generational divide

access_timeMay 17,2017 chat_bubble_outline8

Yahoo News At the core of the debate over the role of prosecutors in keeping America safe, some experts and prosecutors believe, is a generational divide. Attorney General Jeff Sessions represents one view, epitomized by his decision to restore...

Why California prosecutors charged anti-abortion activists who secretly filmed Planned Parenthood

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Yahoo News Two anti-abortion activists who secretly filmed conversations with Planned Parenthood staff now face felony charges. On Tuesday, California prosecutors charged David Daleiden of Davis, Calif., and Sandra Merritt of San Jose, Calif., with...

Venezuela prosecutors raid Odebrecht offices in bribe probe

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Yahoo News Venezuelan authorities raided the Caracas offices of Odebrecht on Tuesday, as prosecutors deepened a probe into the Brazilian construction firm that has admitted paying some $98 million in bribes to obtain government contracts in...

Dutch prosecutors demand 20 years for alleged gun runner

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Yahoo News AMSTERDAM (AP) — Prosecutors have demanded a 20-year sentence for a Dutch businessman accused of illegally funneling arms to former Liberian warlord Charles Taylor and involvement in war crimes during Liberia's brutal civil conflict....

Colombia's Santos linked to Odebrecht bribe: prosecutors

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Yahoo News Colombian prosecutors say they suspect President Juan Manuel Santos, winner of the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize, received a bribe from scandal-plagued Brazilian construction firm Odebrecht for his 2014 re-election campaign. Prosecutors said...

S Korea prosecutors expect to question impeached leader soon

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Yahoo News SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors say they expect to interview President Park Geun-hye this week over her alleged involvement in a political scandal that toppled her from power....

South Korea president's office block prosecutors' searches

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Yahoo News SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials Friday turned away prosecutors trying to search the president's mountainside compound, a confrontation that highlights the high stakes at play as investigators look into a scandal that...

German stock exchange operator cooperating with prosecutors

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Yahoo News FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German stock exchange operator Deutsche Boerse says it and CEO Carsten Kengeter are cooperating with prosecutors investigating purchases by Kengeter of the company's own shares....

German prosecutors probing ex-VW chief Winterkorn for fraud

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Yahoo News German prosecutors said Friday they were investigating Volkswagen's former chief executive Martin Winterkorn on suspicion of fraud over the "dieselgate" emissions cheating scandal, dealing a blow to the auto giant's attempts to move on...

Prosecutors seek to question Rome mayor of problem hires

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Yahoo News ROME (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking to question Rome's embattled mayor over one of several problematic appointments that have tarnished her young administration and Italy's populist 5-Star Movement....

Nearly 40 traffickers jailed in southern India in rare success for prosecutors

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Yahoo News By Anuradha Nagaraj CHENNAI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - An Indian court has sentenced 39 people to 10 years in prison each for buying and selling girls in Karnataka state, signaling a rare victory for prosecutors in a country...

S. Korea prosecutors seek arrest of Samsung heir

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Yahoo News Samsung, the world's largest smartphone maker, is already reeling from the international debacle over its Galaxy Note 7, which was recalled after some devices caught fire. Prosecutors investigating the corruption scandal said they asked a...

Prosecutors charge man in Saudi college student's death

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Yahoo News MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a Minnesota man in the death of a Saudi Arabian college student during a street fight in northwestern Wisconsin last year....

German prosecutors close Germanwings crash investigation

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Yahoo News BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have closed their investigation into the crash of a Germanwings plane in the French Alps almost two years ago....

Alexa a witness to murder? Prosecutors seek Amazon Echo data

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Yahoo News - Authorities investigating the death of an Arkansas man whose body was found in a hot tub want to expand the probe to include a new kind of evidence: any comments overheard by the suspect's Amazon Echo ......

Prosecutors to appeal Dutch populist Wilders' sentence

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Dutch prosecutors said Friday they would appeal a local court verdict earlier this month which found anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders guilty of discrimination but did not give him a prison sentence. The populist Wilders, who is leading in polls...

Turkish prosecutors probing why Russian envoy's killer not taken alive: state media

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By Ece Toksabay ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkish prosecutors are investigating why the off-duty policeman who shot dead Russia's ambassador to Turkey was not captured alive, state media said on Wednesday, as the number of people arrested over the...

Odebrecht tells prosecutors Brazil's Temer sought donation: report

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Odebrecht SA's former chief executive Marcelo Bahia Odebrecht has told prosecutors that Brazilian President Michel Temer asked for a 10 million-real ($3 million) political contribution from the company, Folha de S. Paulo reported on Wednesday. The...

UN prosecutors urge life term for 'Butcher of Bosnia'

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The Hague (AFP) - Prosecutors urged UN judges on Wednesday to jail Ratko Mladic for life, accusing the former Serb commander of a ruthless campaign of ethnic cleansing to create a Greater Serbia in the 1990s Balkans wars....

UN prosecutors begin closing statements at Mladic trial

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Gen. Ratko Mladic "called the shots" as his troops murdered and expelled thousands of civilians to carve out an ethnically pure Serb mini-state in Bosnia during the Balkan nation's 1992-95 war, a United Nations...

Ferrero, prosecutors investigate Kinder egg child labor allegations

access_timeNov 24,2016 chat_bubble_outline50

By Umberto Bacchi LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Italian confectionery group Ferrero said on Wednesday it has launched an investigation into allegations that Romanian children as young as six were making toys for its Kinder chocolate eggs....

Prosecutors seek 2-year prison term for Neymar over transfer

access_timeNov 23,2016 chat_bubble_outline50

MADRID (AP) — Spanish prosecutors are seeking a two-year prison sentence and a $10.6 million fine for Neymar on corruption charges because of alleged irregularities during his transfer from Brazilian club Santos to Barcelona....

South Korea prosecutors: President conspired with her friend

access_timeNov 20,2016 chat_bubble_outline51

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean prosecutors said Sunday that they believe President Park Geun-hye conspired in criminal activities of a confidante who allegedly exploited her presidential ties to amass an illicit fortune — a damning...

S. Korea's Park had collusive role in corruption scandal: prosecutors

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South Korean President Park Geun-Hye had a collusive role in a corruption and influence-peddling scandal engulfing her government, prosecutors said Sunday, as they formally laid out charges against Park's close confidante and two former presidential...

NYC, Paris prosecutors to join forces on some investigations

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NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors in New York City and Paris are teaming up to investigate crimes that span both cities....

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