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Sep 16, 2016

IRS raids late don Gotti's mansion, sons' NYC car-parts shop

The Internal Revenue Service says it has raided a New York City car-parts shop and a Long Island mansion in an investigation involving relatives of the late mobster John Gotti. IRS spokesman Gregory Tranchina and the U.S. attorney’s office in Brooklyn declined to discuss ...

Sep 14, 2016

Guam-based Navy commander held over attempted San Diego rape

A Navy commander has been arrested in San Diego on attempted rape charges. The San Diego Police Department said in a release Tuesday that John Michael Neuhart II was arrested late Monday after receiving a call from the victim’s neighbor who heard screams. Police ...

Sep 12, 2016

Norway hairdresser fined for turning away woman in hijab

Norway hit a hairdresser with a roughly 1,000€ fine on Monday after she was convicted of discrimination for turning away a Muslim woman wearing a headscarf. Merete Hodne had risked up to six months in prison for religious discrimination for turning Malika Bayan away ...