Smuggling

Officials seize 1 million pounds of pork amid virus concerns

20 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Federal authorities say 1 million pounds of pork products allegedly smuggled from China have been seized at a New Jersey port.
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Czech police: ring smuggling migrants from Asia broken up

3 days ago   |   Miami Herald

Czech police say they have broken up an international ring smuggling migrants from southeast Asia to western Europe. They say 12 members of the group, nationals of unspecified...
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Iran warns of firm response if Israel acts against oil shipments

6 days ago   |   Al Jazeera

Warning comes a week after Israel said its navy could act against Iranian oil 'smuggling' to evade US sanctions.
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Inmate accused of smuggling marijuana into Albany County jail

6 days ago   |   Times Union

COLONIE - An Albany County jail inmate was arrested Tuesday for possessing marijuana behind bars, Albany County Sheriff Craig Apple said.
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Mexican top cop: security is deficient throughout country

6 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

MEXICO CITY - Mexico's top security official said Tuesday that "security is deficient in practically the whole country," after a large group of migrants went missing in...
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How George Washington's time at Valley Forge saved the American Revolution

7 days ago   |   WGN TV

We've all heard of Valley Forge, but most of us know little about it. It was winter, they were hungry, Washington rode a white horse - that's pretty much it. But new research...
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Gary woman accused of trying to help smuggle synthetic marijuana into prison

7 days ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A Gary woman is facing charges after she reportedly tried to help smuggle synthetic marijuana into an Indiana prison, according to police. Crystal Lynn Jenkins, 28, of Gary...
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“We Got a Lost Puppy”: The Inside Story of Bowe Bergdahl's First Day on the Lam

11 days ago   |   Vanity Fair

The authors of American Cipher: Bowe Bergdahl and the U.S. Tragedy in Afghanistan reconstruct the chaotic, immediate aftermath of the Army private's disappearance as Mike Flynn...
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A Father's Decision to Smuggle His Daughter Across the Border Turned Into a Months-Long Nightmare

A Father's Decision to Smuggle His Daughter Across the Border Turned Into a Months-Long Nightmare

11 days ago   |   Time

Carlos had been thinking about migrating to the U.S. since he was a kid. In San Francisco de la Paz, a valley outpost ringed by lush hills in the lawless “Wild East” of...
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Rescue a Refugee: Get Charged With Trafficking?

Rescue a Refugee: Get Charged With Trafficking?

13 days ago   |   The New Republic

The case was sensational. Two young volunteers stood accused of masterminding a massive smuggling operation on the Greek island of Lesvos, innocently disguised as a...
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'I just love her': Jayme Closs' accused kidnapper says they cooked, played...

'I just love her': Jayme Closs' accused kidnapper says they cooked, played board games

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Police: Kindergarten teacher, boyfriend made videos of themselves sexually abusing children

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