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Mueller's original indictment against Manafort and Gates, filed in October 2017, contained twelve counts, seven of which were "failure to file reports of foreign bank and financial accounts". Manafort, who continued to maintain his innocence, issued a statement on Friday where he expressed disappointment over Gates' decision to enter a guilty plea.
  • School visit changed Rubio's view of 1 gun issue

    School visit changed Rubio's view of 1 gun issue

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    The sheriff of the Florida county where a rifle-toting teen gunman killed 17 people told a crowd of young people Wednesday that "America is watching you" and that students should continue to push hard for gun control reform. Speaking Thursday at The King Center in Atlanta, the Rev. Bernice King said the February 14 massacre of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School "gives us an opportunity to lay aside for a moment our differences and really look at how we can come together as ...
  • Mueller files new charges against Manafort and Gates

    Mueller files new charges against Manafort and Gates

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    The indictment adds that Manafort , "with the assistance" of Gates, laundered some $30 million - "income that [Manafort] concealed" from the Treasury and Justice Departments. This was done by the systematic denigrating of Democrat candidate Hillary Clinton. Alex Van Der Zwaan, a London-based attorney and the son-in-law of billionaire German Khan, admitted he made false statements to Mueller's team about his work involving the Ukrainian government.
  • No progress for Romania in Corruption Perception Index

    No progress for Romania in Corruption Perception Index

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    An analysis found that in the past six years, more than nine out of 10 journalists were killed in countries with a score of 45 or less on the index. It has chapters in over 100 countries in the world, with its global secretariat office in Berlin, Germany.
  • Iran's Zarif says Israel's 'myth of invincibility' has crumbled

    Iran's Zarif says Israel's 'myth of invincibility' has crumbled

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    When asked about comments made by Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif - who called Netanyahu's use of drone wreckage "a cartoonish circus " - Netanyahu said: "The very fact that Zarif had to respond to this is exactly the point. During his address, Zarif said the downing of the Israeli jet last week shattered Israel's "so-called invincibility". "We will act if necessary not just against Iran's proxies but against Iran itself".
  • Redrawn Pennsylvania Congressional Map Could Boost Dems

    Redrawn Pennsylvania Congressional Map Could Boost Dems

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    The Lehigh Valley is now its own district, the 7th, made up of the entirety of Lehigh and Northampton counties. "It looks more like a 9-to-9 division of the state". Dougherty, Debra McCloskey Todd and David N. Wecht. Republicans are expected to appeal the ruling, having argued the Supreme Court usurped power given to the state legislature.
  • Pakistan granted three-month reprieve over terror financing watchlist, says minister

    Pakistan granted three-month reprieve over terror financing watchlist, says minister

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    A USA motion to put Pakistan on a terrorist financing watch list has been deferred for three months, Pakistani officials said. " Grateful to friends who helped ", Asif said. dollar pipeline that will transport gas from the city of Karachi in southern Sindh to Lahore in the central Punjab. Pakistan's interior minister Ahsan Iqbal warned that putting the country on the Fatf "grey list" would be counterproductive and would damage country's economy while making no mention of the free run that ...
  • Israel continues airstrike campaign across Gaza, blames all violence on Hamas

    Israel continues airstrike campaign across Gaza, blames all violence on Hamas

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    Meanwhile, the Israeli army released a statement confirming the strikes, saying that "Hamas is responsible for everything that happens in the Gaza Strip, above and below ground", the statement read. Sources said that Emadi was not hit directly, but the workers tore pictures of the Emir of Qatar in the place, along with banners thanking Qatar for its financial aid to Gaza.
  • As early voting begins in Texas, both political parties say they're energized

    As early voting begins in Texas, both political parties say they're energized

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    Early voting begins Tuesday, Feb. 20 , and runs through Friday, March 2 . Early voting continues through March 2 . "And voters can have a major influence on the state legislature". A voter must show one of the seven forms of acceptable photo identification at the polling location. On March 6 , voters in the Democratic and Republican parties will select their nominees for partisan political office at the county, state, and federal levels.