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Maria Butina, alleged Russian agent, asks DOJ to dismiss charges

Attorneys for alleged Russian agent Maria Butina have asked a U.S. federal court to dismiss the government’s case against her, calling the Justice Department’s charges “overbroad and unconstitutional.” Lawyers for Ms. Butina, 30, argued [...]

Bribery Charges Urged Against Four Close to Netanyahu in Submarine Case

JERUSALEM — The Israeli police on Thursday recommended the indictment of one of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s closest confidants and three others from his inner circle in a sprawling bribery case involving the multibillion-dollar [...]

Ajay Gupta, Riled by South African Graft Inquiry, Denies Charges From Afar

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Marooned outside South Africa, Ajay Gupta has been obsessively following the news from home with increasing frustration. Nearly every day for the past couple of months, witnesses at a high-profile inquiry [...]

‘I could be convinced’: Trump sends mixed message on Kavanaugh charges

“They’re going to have a big shot at speaking and making their case,” President Donald Trump said of the women accusers. | Evan Vucci/AP Photo Kavanaugh Confirmation In a sprawling press conference, the president told reporters [...]

Mazie Hirono breaks Democrats’ silence on Ellison, says abuse charges ‘need to be investigated’

Sen. Mazie Hirono broke Sunday the Democratic Party’s silence on domestic-abuse allegations leveled a month ago against Rep. Keith Ellison, saying that they “need to be investigated.” “As far as Keith Ellison, these allegations need [...]

Paul Manafort faces additional charges ahead of hearing

The judge in the trial of Paul Manafort scheduled an arraignment and plea agreement hearing Friday, signaling the former Trump campaign chairman has reached a deal with the special counsel’s office. Earlier Friday, special counsel Robert [...]

U.K. Charges 2 Men in Novichok Attack, Saying They’re Russian Agents

LONDON — Two Russian intelligence agents carried out the nerve agent attack in March against a former Russian spy living in Britain, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday, after prosecutors accused the men of attempted murder, [...]

5 residents of New Mexico compound face firearms charges

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) – Five former residents of a ramshackle compound in northern New Mexico where a 3-year-old boy’s body was found last month are scheduled to appear in federal court on firearms-related charges. Tuesday’s court [...]

Myanmar Generals Should Face Genocide Charges, U.N. Panel Says

The United Nations mission said the dominant position of the Tatmadaw, which ruled Myanmar for nearly half a century and still enjoys absolute impunity even as it shares power with a civilian government, meant that yet another Rakhine [...]

U.S. Isn’t Holding Up Its End of Nuclear Deal, North Korean Envoy Charges

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho warned that Pyongyang would not start denuclearizing unless Washington took reciprocal actions. Source: NYT > World