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Iraq Cuts Internet Services, Sends Forces to Quell Protests

Iraq's National Security Council deployed security forces and cut internet services Saturday as protests that began in Basra spread to several other cities.

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Barbados

At the request of the newly elected Government of Barbados, an International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Bert van Selm visited Bridgetown July 2–12, for discussions on IMF financial support for the Government of Barbad...

President Of Michigan Trucking Business Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud And Failure To File A Tax Return

The president of a Michigan truck hauling business pleaded guilty in Detroit federal district court to wire fraud and to willfully failing to file a tax return, on July 12, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney Gen...

House Members Unleash New Barrage Of Attacks On Imperiled Species

On July 12, members of the Congressional Western Caucus released the text of nine new bills to drastically undermine the Endangered Species Act, our nation’s most effective law for protecting wildlife in danger of extincti...