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SAN FRANCISCO—A federal judge has blocked President Donald Trump from building key sections of his border wall with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency, delivering what may prove a temporary setback on one of his highest priorities. U.S. District Judge Haywood Gilliam Jr.’s order, issued Friday, prevents work from beginning on two […]

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“Upon learning the information from Zygène and Richard [Nimubona, director of programmes at APRODH], I immediately sought approval from my directors and board members to make an emergency grant,” he says. “We were able to wire the money to APRODH’s account within 24 hours. After the money arrived, it became clear that Pierre-Claver would receive […]

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Why Did Deutsche Bank Keep Lending to Donald Trump? — “Trump, Inc.” Podcast

May 23, 2019           |                                       

Whispers of money laundering have swirled around Donald Trump’s businesses for years. One of his casinos, for example, was fined $10 million for not trying hard enough to prevent such machinations. Investors with shady financial histories sometimes popped up in his foreign ventures. And on Sunday, The New York Times reported that anti-money-laundering specialists at […]

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Michael Avenatti Charged With Defrauding Stormy Daniels

May 23, 2019           |                                       

NEW YORK—Michael Avenatti, the attorney who rocketed to fame through his representation of porn star Stormy Daniels in her battles with President Donald Trump, was charged Wednesday with ripping her off. Federal prosecutors in New York City say Avenatti used a doctored document to divert about $300,000 that Daniels was supposed to get from a […]

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In 1990 Trump reorganized his finances and no bank would lend him money except for Deutsche Bank.  Deutsche Bank has already paid $600 million dollars in fines for money laundering says David Cay Johnston The post Trump’s Real Estate Dealings Needed a ‘Criminal Organization:’ Deutsche Bank appeared first on The Real News Network.

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Convicted Russian Agent Butina Makes Video Appeal For Money

May 19, 2019           |                                       

Maria Butina, the Russian gun-rights activist convicted in the United States for acting as an unregistered foreign agent, has issued a video appeal for financial contributions to help pay her legal bills. Butina, who is serving an 18-month sentence in an Oklahoma prison, is seen on a phone with bunk beds behind her pleading for […]

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USA Police Week – More Officers Won’t Solve Policing Problems

May 17, 2019           |                                       

“We see this played out nationally. It’s one of those concepts that is wrong on its face. That says, ‘We’re going to police you in a way that might violate your civil rights or human rights, and certainly your dignity, and may eventually cost you a lot of money unnecessarily, in order to protect you. […]

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USA Police Week – More Officers Won’t Solve Policing Problems

May 17, 2019           |                                       

“We see this played out nationally. It’s one of those concepts that is wrong on its face. That says, ‘We’re going to police you in a way that might violate your civil rights or human rights, and certainly your dignity, and may eventually cost you a lot of money unnecessarily, in order to protect you. […]

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USA Police Week – More Officers Won’t Solve Policing Problems

May 17, 2019           |                                       

“We see this played out nationally. It’s one of those concepts that is wrong on its face. That says, ‘We’re going to police you in a way that might violate your civil rights or human rights, and certainly your dignity, and may eventually cost you a lot of money unnecessarily, in order to protect you. […]

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USA Police Week – More Officers Won’t Solve Policing Problems

May 17, 2019           |                                       

“We see this played out nationally. It’s one of those concepts that is wrong on its face. That says, ‘We’re going to police you in a way that might violate your civil rights or human rights, and certainly your dignity, and may eventually cost you a lot of money unnecessarily, in order to protect you. […]

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On an overcast Friday in May, Uber began trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The ride-hail behemoth’s stock was down slightly; it had been a rough morning with President Donald Trump waging a trade war against China. It wasn’t as if no one was getting filthy rich, though. At $42 a share, Uber had […]

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