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Russian oligarchs as such -- regardless of whether they are on the run and sought on criminal charges pending at home or in self-exile -- are a dangerous liability, not an asset, to the overall well-being, image and future of both Russia and Britain. This threat obviously touches not only upon bilateral political relations but in the longer-term business and security interests as well.
May 4, 2007, 10:45
Secretary Helped Run Escort Service
A legal secretary at one of Washington's most prominent and well-connected law firms, Akin Gump Strauss Houer & Feld LLP, has been suspended after telling her bosses she secretly worked at night for the escort service run by the so-called D.C. Madam, Jeane Palfrey.
May 4, 2007, 10:25
One in Three Native Women Suffer Sexual Assault
WASHINGTON - Native American women are at least 2.5 times as likely to be sexually assaulted in their lifetime as other women in the United States, according to a major new report by Amnesty International (AI) released here Wednesday.
May 4, 2007, 10:18
Welcome to America
70% of foreign travellers fear U.S. officials more than terrorists or criminals
May 3, 2007, 09:24
7 Tried in Reporter's Death
Seven suspects have gone on trial in the beating death of a reporter at an illegal coal mine in northern China, state media reported Monday.
May 3, 2007, 08:58