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Argentina Charges Pablo Escobars Widow And Son With Money Laundering

BUENOS AIRES – An Argentine judge charged the widow and son of the late Colombian drug trafficker Pablo Escobar with money laundering on Tuesday, according to the...

Ethiopia Says Will Fully Accept Implement 2000 Deal With Eritrea

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopia will “fully accept and implement” a peace agreement with Eritrea that was signed in 2000, its ruling coalition announced on...

Ex-state Street Executive Cheated Clients With Secret Fees Us Prosecutor

BOSTON – A former State Street Corp (STT.N) executive directed a fraudulent scheme to overcharge several of the bank’s clients, including Kuwait’s...

Abadi Warns Of Dangerous Violations In Iraq Election

BAGHDAD – Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Tuesday there were “dangerous violations” in the May 12 parliamentary election, won by a bloc...

Myanmar Defense Lawyers Say Documents From Reuters Reporters Phones Not Secret

YANGON – Documents Myanmar police say they found on the mobile phones of two Reuters reporters accused of possessing state secrets were not confidential, defense...

Grilled By Anti-graft Agents Malaysias Former First Lady Makes Fashion Statement

KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysians who voted scandal-tainted prime minister Najib Razak out of office last month were treated to the sight of his allegedly high-spending...

Evidence Shows Coalition Attacks On Syrias Raqqa Broke Law Amnesty

BEIRUT – There is evidence that attacks by the U.S.-led coalition against Islamic State in the Syrian city of Raqqa last year broke international law by...

South Africa Rejects Zumas Request To Delay Friday Court Hearing

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s national prosecutor has turned down a request by former president Jacob Zuma to delay a hearing over a $2.5 billion arms deal,...

Facebook Fan Page Operator Has Privacy Responsibilities Eu Court

LUXEMBOURG – The operator of a fan page on Facebook is also responsible for protecting visitors’ personal data and cannot hide behind the social network, the...

Australia Charges Former Local Heads Of Citi Deutsche Anz In Cartel Case

SYDNEY – Australian authorities have charged the former local bosses of Citigroup Inc and Deutsche Bank AG with “criminal cartel offences” over a $2.3...