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Former IMF chief faces gang rape allegations


May 21st, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 21 (IANS) Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn will be investigated for his alleged participation in a prostitution ring in Washington, and the charges could also ... Read more...

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Sikhs in turbans can now serve Washington police


May 17th, 2012 - 11:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 17 (IANS) Sikh police officers in the American capital will be allowed to wear turbans, beards and other religious items while on the job.The new uniform policy announced ... Read more...

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Bullet hits White House window


November 17th, 2011 - 2:52 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 17 (IANS) The US Secret Service charged with protecting President Barack Obama is investigating two bullets that hit the White House, one of them apparently cracking a ... Read more...

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Tens of thousands protest nuclear power in Japan


September 20th, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by BNO News
TOKYO (BNO NEWS) -- Tens of thousands of protesters on Monday rallied in central Tokyo to demand the shutdown of all Japanese nuclear plants and a society free of nuclear power, local ... Read more...

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British PM recalls parliament


August 9th, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 9 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron announced the recall of parliament for one day Thursday as violence swept across the country, a media report said. Cameron ... Read more...

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London police accused of bungling phone-hacking probe


July 20th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 20 (IANS) London police have been accused of a "catalogue of failures" in the News of the World phone-hacking inquiry in a damning report by MPs, ... Read more...

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Motley Crue singer Vince Neil charged with misdemeanor offenses in Las Vegas


April 6th, 2011 - 1:04 am ICT by BNO News
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA (BNO NEWS) -- Motley Crue singer Vince Neil on Tuesday was charged with two misdemeanor offenses in relation to a March incident at the Las Vegas Hilton.According to Las ... Read more...

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Bellagio Casino Robbed Second Time In A Week!


December 15th, 2010 - 9:35 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 15, (THAINDINDIAN NEWS) A man wearing motorcycle helmet robbed a posh resort in Bellagio, Las Vegas on Tuesday early morning. The police is frantically searching for the robber who ... Read more...

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Injuries reported after D.C. freight train accident


November 5th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A freight train was involved in an accident in Washington, D.C. on early Friday morning, emergency officials said, injuring several people.DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) ... Read more...

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Federal Bureau Of Prison’s Intern Chandra Levy Murder Trial Begins Today


October 18th, 2010 - 7:00 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Chandra Ann Levy, the intern at the Federal Bureau of Prisons in Washington D.C., disappeared on May 2001 and the police presumed that she was murdered ... Read more...

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Suspicious package, white powder found at Israeli Embassy in D.C.


August 5th, 2010 - 3:30 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Emergency services are investigating a suspicious package found at the Israeli Embassy in Washington, D.C., officials said.The package, containing white powder, was found around 4 p.m. EDT ... Read more...

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British lawmaker Stephen Timms stabbed in east London


May 14th, 2010 - 11:15 pm ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- British Member of Parliament Stephen Timms has been hospitalized after he was stabbed in his east London constituency on Friday afternoon, police said. Police were called to Kingsford Way ... Read more...

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“Harold & Kumar” Star Kal Penn Robed


April 21st, 2010 - 8:13 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Washington, Apr 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Hollywood star Kal Penn was reportedly robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday at round 1:20 a.m. The incident has been confirmed by Jennifer Goodwin, the agent ... Read more...

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Three arrested after D.C. mass shooting leaves 9 injured


March 31st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Nine people were injured and three suspects were arrested after a mass shooting in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday evening, officials said.The D.C. Metropolitan Police Department said officers ... Read more...

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Three Laughlin, Nevada casino customers sitting at slot machines killed when car slams into main entrance


February 4th, 2010 - 2:25 am ICT by BNO News
LAUGHLIN, NEVADA (BNO NEWS) -- A car slammed into the Edgewater Hotel and Casino in Laughlin, Nevada on Wednesday, killing three people and injuring several others, officials said.The accident happened around 9.30 ... Read more...

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Two dead after elderly man crashes car into Nevada casino


February 4th, 2010 - 1:46 am ICT by BNO News
LAUGHLIN, NEVADA (BNO NEWS) -- A car slammed into the Edgewater Hotel and Casino in Laughlin, Nevada on Wednesday, killing two people and injuring several others, officials said. The accident happened around 9.30 ... Read more...

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Bronx, NY man pleads guilty to bank robbery


January 22nd, 2010 - 3:29 am ICT by BNO News
NEW YORK CITY (BNO NEWS) – A Bronx, New York man on Thursday pled guilty to robbing banks in New York and Las Vegas, prosecutors said.Ronald G. Atkinson, 36, pleaded guilty to ... Read more...

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Multiple People Shot In Northeast Washington


October 14th, 2009 - 4:10 am ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Five people were shot in northeast Washington, D.C. on Tuesday afternoon, police officials say.The Metropolitan Police Department arrived at the scene in the 5200 block of Clay ... Read more...

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Authorities investigate suspicious package outside the White House


August 19th, 2009 - 2:57 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Authorities on Tuesday afternoon were investigating a suspicious package near the White House in Washington, D.C., officials told BNO News.The package was found outside the south fence ... Read more...

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Susan Dean, the first ever woman federally convicted for child porn in Nevada


July 29th, 2009 - 1:46 pm ICT by admin
LAS VEGAS (BNO NEWS) -- Susan Dean from Las Vegas has become the first woman ever to be charged and convicted federally in Nevada with an internet child pornography crime, prosecutors said ... Read more...

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D.C. Mayor Fenty “deeply saddened” by shooting at Holocaust museum


June 11th, 2009 - 4:19 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- D.C. Mayor Adrian Fenty says he is "deeply saddened" by the Holocaust Memorial Museum shooting on Wednesday afternoon. One security guard was killed while the gunman was ... Read more...

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Gunman opens fire at Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C.


June 11th, 2009 - 2:05 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- At least two people were injured after a gunman opened fire at the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, police officials told BNO News.The shooting ... Read more...

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Woman prompts lengthy White House lockdown


June 10th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A woman jumped a fence onto White House property on Tuesday, sparking a lockdown of the building which lasted for nearly two hours, the Secret Service told ... Read more...

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Las Vegas’ MGM Casino robbed


May 2nd, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by admin
Las Vegas, NEVADA (BNO NEWS) – The MGM Grand hotel and casino on the Las Vegas Strip, the second largest hotel in the world, was robbed on Friday morning, officials tell BNO ... Read more...

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Suspicious package found at the White House


April 16th, 2009 - 2:01 am ICT by admin
Washington, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A suspicious package was found at the north-west gate of the White House on Wednesday, officials told BNO News.The package was found just after 2 p.m. EDT ... Read more...

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Suspicious package cleared at The White House


April 10th, 2009 - 10:06 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- A suspicious package was cleared about an hour after it caused some members of the media to be evacuated from the White House, a Secret Service spokesman ... Read more...

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Brit Sikh detective suing UK police force for not being promoted again


January 18th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.18 (ANI): Brit Sikh detective sergeant Gurpal Virdi is suing the Metropolitan Police Force for the fifth time after he was passed over for promotion to inspector. His lawyers will ... Read more...

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More security for Obama’’s inauguration than troop force serving in Afghanistan


January 17th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): The security measures will be unprecedented on Tuesday as Barack Hussein Obama is sworn in as the 44th US President and America''s first black head of the ... Read more...

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Tokyo killing spree warned on mobile-phone bulletin board


June 9th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 9 (DPA) A random stabbing spree that took place in Tokyo Sunday may have been warned about on a mobile-phone bulletin board, media reports said Monday. The Metropolitan Police ... Read more...

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