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Vatican Bank Faces Money Laundering Probe

ROME, ITALY – Italian authorities have confirmed that the Vatican Bank is currently undergoing investigations for money laundering. Investigators are initially looking into two Vatican Bank transactions that did not comply with anti-money laundering guidelines. A statement issued by the Vatican has claimed that it is “perplexed and baffled” by the latest developments and the… Keep Reading

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Resurgence of Bed Bugs in U.S.

Summer vacation might be over for most people but the bed bugs in New York are taking an extended holiday. Bed bug problems continue to plague New York City, which has been dubbed the #1 bed bug infested city by pest control company, Terminix. Recently, a 95,000 square-foot Nike Town store in the middle of… Keep Reading

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Comic Artist on Islamic Hit List, Goes Into Hiding

Talented cartoonist Molly Norris has recently had to change her identity and go into hiding after heeding the advice of top security specialists at the FBI. The artist behind the popular “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day” movement was put onto the Islamic hit-list earlier this year. Her idea – which began as a casual joking comment… Keep Reading

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Abandoned Baby Saved By Airport Cleaners

A new-born baby left in the rubbish bin of a toilet in Manila was found and rescued by vigilant airport cleaners. Investigators believe that the baby was born in the toilet itself and a search for the mother has already begun. According to reports, the baby was conceived as the mother’s Gulf Air jet flew… Keep Reading

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British Teen Banned From U.S. Over Obama Email

According to reports in The Sun newspaper, a UK teenager was banned from entering the United States of America for life after sending emails to the White House which directed obscenities at U.S. president, Barrack Obama. Angel was reported to have sent the email to the White House after watching a television show about the… Keep Reading

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Attempted Koran Burning Foiled By Skateboarder

A Koran-burning attempt in Amarillo, Texas was recently foiled by the one of the most unlikely sources – A 23 year old skateboarder named Jacob Isom. He was one of about 200 protestors who had gathered to stop the Koran burning event. Mr. Isom was part of a group that was protesting a Koran-burning plan… Keep Reading

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U.S. Hiker Freed After Year In Iranian Jail

U.S. hiker Sarah Shourd, 32, was released on Tuesday after spending more than a year in an Iranian jail. The American woman stated her gratefulness to Iran’s president for granting her freedom as she boarded her flight to the nearby Gulf sultanate of Oman where her mother was awaiting her. Shourd, her fiancé, Shane Bauer… Keep Reading

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10 Covert Russian Spies Arrested in U.S.

While most believed that the Cold War had ended there is still a disturbing fact: Russia continues to send spies to the US. This is brought home by the recent arrest of 10 Russian operatives that had been operating in the US for years according to the formal statement. These arrests come after a multi-year… Keep Reading

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BP Oil CEO May Be Out

BP CEO Tony Hayward may be on the job market soon if the rumors prove to be true. Recent reports, supposedly from an aide of Hayward, state that he will resign his position and name a successor in the coming days. Those close to Hayward say that this is in response to company hints that… Keep Reading

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Senator Robert Byrd Dead at 92

The longest serving Senator in the history of Congress has died at the age of 92. Robert Byrd, a democrat from West Virginia served in Congress since taking office in 1959 and was a staunch defender of the constitution. He was a large part of the group that battled back against former President Bush in… Keep Reading

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