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US woman given body cavity searches at border settles case

US woman given body cavity searches at border settles case

Past year the University Medical Center of El Paso paid the same woman - referred to in the lawsuit as Jane Doe to protect her privacy - a $1. 1 million settlement for its collusion in the invasive searches. According to the CBP website, officers "conduct their duties in a professional manner and treat each traveler with dignity and respect", and "use diverse factors to refer individuals for targeted examinations".


Swiss seize Monet, van Gogh works amid US probe of fund 1MDB

Swiss seize Monet, van Gogh works amid US probe of fund 1MDB

The US is seeking to freeze assets and profits derived from the film Wolf of Wall Street which Red Granite produced. More than US$3.5 billion (RM14.2 billion) was misappropriated from 1MDB, and about US$1 billion was laundered through America's banking system, the US Justice Department said in filings Wednesday.



What's next for social movements like Black Lives Matter?

The shooting happened less than one mile from police headquarters. The response noted that President Obama, following "tragic recent events" involving black men and police officers in Dallas, Minnesota, and Baton Rouge, is encouraging "frank conversations" about building trust and ensuring justice for all Americans.



Corbyn Allowed To Fight Labour Legal Challenge

Former Labour leader Ed Miliband was among senior party figures to call for a single challenger to take on Mr Corbyn. Labour-commissioned analysis said Mr Corbyn needed to gain nominations in order to stand again. Ms Abbott, MP for Hackney North and Stoke Newington, also claimed that Mr Smith's former job as a lobbyist for U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer would count against him when it came to the ballot of party members, which will decide the leadership contest.


United States led strike kills 56 civilians in Northern Syria

United States led strike kills 56 civilians in Northern Syria

SOHR has said thatUS-led coalition planes likely mistook the civilians for members of terror group ISIL, although that has not been confirmed. Since May 31, the city has been the target of a US-backed offensive by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a coalition of Kurdish and Arab forces.


Truck attacker in Nice had accomplices, planned fo

Truck attacker in Nice had accomplices, planned fo

However, although the Islamic State called the attacker one of its "soldiers", there is as yet no evidence that he or the suspected accomplices had any direct contact with the terrorist network, according to the prosecutor, François Molins, who handles terrorism investigations in France.