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Jun 22, 2015

Banks did too little to police FIFA transactions, says global body

A global group of government anti-money-laundering agencies said that financial institutions have not done enough to police suspicious financial activity by officials at soccer’s global governing body FIFA, and cautioned banks to step up scrutiny. The warning from the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force ...

Shootings highlight dark past of Charleston's race relations

Jun 21, 2015

Shootings highlight dark past of Charleston's race relations

With a dark past and complicated present, race relations have always been a challenge in Charleston, where a young white man is accused of shooting nine people to death at a historic black church. The city along the South Carolina coast was once a ...