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Prosecutors: Minnesota men who tried to join IS made threats
Prosecutors allege Daud went to extraordinary lengths to plan his travel, provided a photo and down-payment for a false passport and used his own vehicle to drive himself, Farah and an informant to San Diego. Prosecutors say Daud had communicated with …
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Police dog shows skills to students
Passport to Vermont's libraries encourages all to get out and explore. The Vermont Library Association is encouraging everyone to let their books take them on … TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: Rutland Herald News Editor Alan J. Keays and staff writer …
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Firms Could Be Forced to Disgorge Profits from Tax Refund Fraud
Last week, KrebsOnSecurity ran an interview with Julie Magee, Alabama's chief tax administrator, to examine what the states are doing in tandem with the IRS and others to make it harder for ID thieves to commit tax refund fraud — a $ 6 billion a year …
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The Wire: Obama's sushi diplomacy; Russian threats; grim ferry search; SF

The Wire: Obama's sushi diplomacy; Russian threats; grim ferry search; SF
… Simon Ostrovsky of Vice News, saying he was suspected of spying for Ukrainian ultranationalists. The fluent Russian-speaker, who also holds an Israeli passport, went missing Tuesday in the city of Slovyansk while covering Ukraine's turmoil. … Koh …
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Nazakat Ali caught in undercover sting arranging sham marriages jailed
In another case a man claimed he had met his bride at a party in 2008 but she had applied for an emergency passport to travel to the UK just two days earlier. Forged utility bills also appeared showing the man had been living with the woman for some …
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Shelton man guilty of sexual assault in Derby club
Under questioning by the judge, Celaj said he does not have a passport, and had traveled to Albania some 25 years ago. He said he works up to 12 hours a day for the family businesses, a Brookfield construction company in and some 60 … He also gave …
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Summit County nonprofit briefs: Donations for After-Prom
Each restaurant listed in the Dining Passport lists its own terms, promotions and schedules. Passports are available at the Breckenridge Welcome Center and participating restaurants. Boots and Bingo. The Boots and … In addition to providing a 24-hour …
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Passports often offer clues to terrorist threats

Passports often offer clues to terrorist threats
11 terrorist attacks, passports have been scrutinized like never before as federal agents try to keep terrorists and criminals from entering the U.S. Over the last decade, the number of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agents has doubled, from …
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Ai Weiwei says US surveillance reminds him of China
In a column in the Guardian this morning, Ai harshly criticizes the U.S. government for the NSA's PRISM Internet surveillance program — a program the Guardian has been at the forefront of reporting on over the past week. "Privacy is a basic human …
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Dissident's family allowed passports for US trip
The passports arrived as Chinese President Xi Jinping met with U.S. President Barack Obama at a retreat in California. In another conciliatory move, Hu Zhicheng, a Chinese-born businessman who had become a U.S. citizen, was allowed to return home from …
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