Assistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband Delivers Remarks at Commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr., Hate Crimes Prevention Act

A peaceful Bible study at a historic Black church in Charleston, South Carolina; worshippers at Shabbat morning services in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; an Islamic community in Victoria, Texas. All interrupted by violence. And those are only a few of the countless modern headlines describing horrific shootings and arsons, death and destruction. It is easy to think … Read moreAssistant Attorney General Eric Dreiband Delivers Remarks at Commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr., Hate Crimes Prevention Act

Department of Justice Awards More Than $29 Million in Public Safety Funding to Northern District of Ohio

The Department of Justice today announced awards of more than $29 million to support public safety efforts in the Northern District of Ohio. The funding from the Office of Justice Programs (OJP), Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), and the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) will support violent crime reduction, opioid/substance abuse reduction … Read moreDepartment of Justice Awards More Than $29 Million in Public Safety Funding to Northern District of Ohio

Justice Department Commemorates 10th Anniversary of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr., Hate Crimes Prevention Act

In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the enactment of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr., Hate Crimes Prevention Act, the Department of Justice today announced technical assistance resources to fight hate crimes across the country, including development of a new hate crimes training curriculum for law enforcement, and a hate crimes outreach and … Read moreJustice Department Commemorates 10th Anniversary of Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, Jr., Hate Crimes Prevention Act

Illinois Woman Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Commit Wire Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft

Lamesha Conley of Chicago, Illinois, pleaded guilty today to conspiracy and identity theft charges related to a scheme to obtain fraudulent tax refunds using stolen identity information, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division. Please follow and like us:

Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard Downing of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division Delivers Remarks at the Welcome to Video Press Conference

I stand before you today with a definitive message: The Department of Justice will not stand for exploitation of our nation’s children. Let today’s announcement send a message: if you are involved in crimes of this nature, we are coming for you. Please follow and like us:

South Korean National and Hundreds of Others Charged Worldwide in the Takedown of the Largest Darknet Child Pornography Website, Which was Funded by Bitcoin

Jong Woo Son, 23, a South Korean national, was indicted by a federal grand jury in the District of Columbia for his operation of Welcome To Video, the largest child sexual exploitation market by volume of content. The nine-count indictment was unsealed today along with a parallel civil forfeiture action. Son has also been charged … Read moreSouth Korean National and Hundreds of Others Charged Worldwide in the Takedown of the Largest Darknet Child Pornography Website, Which was Funded by Bitcoin

Fact Check: Kamala Harris Is Being Funded by Big Pharma and Big Tech

During the CNN and New York Times Democrat debate on Tuesday night, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) suggested that politicians cannot pretend to take on Big Tech and big pharmaceutical corporations after taking their donations — something Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) has continued to do throughout her run for president. After Harris demanded that tech corporations … Read moreFact Check: Kamala Harris Is Being Funded by Big Pharma and Big Tech

Can’t sacrifice eco strength for US sanctions: FM

India wants to comply with global sanctions, including US sanctions on Venezuela and Russia, but also needs to maintain its own strength and strategic interests, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in an interview on Tuesday. She said that while India is a strategic partner of the US but “you want a strategic partner to be … Read moreCan’t sacrifice eco strength for US sanctions: FM

Mumbai airport operator’s books under government lens

Ministry of corporate affairs has ordered an inspection of Mumbai International Airport Ltd’s (MIAL) books of accounts. MIAL is a step-down subsidiary of infrastructure major GVK Group. TV reports had suggested a whistleblower’s complaint led to the investigation as inspection of books by MCA is uncommon and typically takes place after a preliminary probe. Please … Read moreMumbai airport operator’s books under government lens

The Australian Podcast: Episode 2: Bull vs Bear

The major capital cities are seeing property prices shoot back up thanks to interest rate cuts and an easing of lending buffers. With auction clearance rates back near all time highs, is the property downturn now well or truly over or will a new round of frenzied bidding result in more debt-fuelled instability. In this … Read moreThe Australian Podcast: Episode 2: Bull vs Bear

Axne on the EPA's Broken Promise

WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Rep. Cindy Axne (IA-03) released the following statement on today’s Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) announcement undermining the Administration’s October 4th promise to ‘restore integrity’ to the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS): “This is insulting, deeply disappointing, but unfortunately, not surprising. Time and time again, this Administration comes to Iowa and pledges their support … Read moreAxne on the EPA's Broken Promise

IMF Says Growth Weakening

Global growth is forecast at 3.0 percent for 2019, its lowest level since 2008–09 and a 0.3 percentage point downgrade from the April 2019 World Economic Outlook. Growth is projected to pick up to 3.4 percent in 2020 (a 0.2 percentage point downward revision compared with April), reflecting primarily a projected improvement in economic performance … Read moreIMF Says Growth Weakening

Indian-American man drives to police station with dead body in car; confesses to 3 other murders

NRI Pulse Staff Report Atlanta, GA, October 15, 2019: Police have arrested an Indian-American man in California who is accused of murdering four members of his family, then driving up to the police station to confess, with a dead victim in the back seat of his car. At a press conference on Tuesday, Roseville Police Department … Read moreIndian-American man drives to police station with dead body in car; confesses to 3 other murders

Zelenskii in Free Fall, by The Saker

Well, that didn’t take too long. Let me summarize what just happened in the Ukraine. Everything was looking oh-so-promising and then suddenly… First, Trump, Macron and Merkel apparently told Zelenskii that he had to sign the so-called Steinmeier formula, which basically spells out the sequence of confidence-building and de-escalation measures foreseen by the Minsk Agreements…. … Read moreZelenskii in Free Fall, by The Saker

Israel Prepares to Turn Bedouin Citizens Into Refugees in Their Own Country, by Jonathan Cook

The decades-long struggle by tens of thousands of Israelis against being uprooted from their homes – some for the second or third time – should be proof enough that Israel is not the western-style liberal democracy it claims to be. Last week 36,000 Bedouin – all of them Israeli citizens – discovered that their state… … Read moreIsrael Prepares to Turn Bedouin Citizens Into Refugees in Their Own Country, by Jonathan Cook

WTO Report Revealed: Yes, EU Industries Can Treat China as a Non-Market Economy

Remember when China was beating the drum hard to gain “market economy” status in the eyes of the World Trade Organization (WTO)? It’s been a little while since this last came up. A lot of trade politics has happened since we last wrote about it. Namely; the Trump administration has hit China with a raft … Read moreWTO Report Revealed: Yes, EU Industries Can Treat China as a Non-Market Economy