Monthly Archives: August 2018

Lobbyist says he helped steer foreign money to Trump's team

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Washington lobbyist W. Samuel Patten pleaded guilty Friday to acting as an unregistered foreign lobbyist, and admitted to lying to the Senate Intelligence Committee and funneling a Ukrainian oligarch’s money to Donald Trump’s Presidential Inaugural Committee.
Washington lobbyist W. Samuel Patten pleaded guilty Friday to acting as an unregistered foreign lobbyist, and admitted to lying to the Senate Intelligence Committee and funneling a Ukrainian oligarch’s money to Donald Trump’s Presidential Inaugural Committee.
Lobbyist says he helped steer foreign money to Trump's team

Alex Salmond resigns over sexual misconduct allegations

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Alex Salmond, the former first minister of Scotland, has resigned from the Scottish National Party he once led after sexual misconduct allegations were made against him.
Alex Salmond, the former first minister of Scotland, has resigned from the Scottish National Party he once led after sexual misconduct allegations were made against him.
Alex Salmond resigns over sexual misconduct allegations

Brazil sends troops to Venezuela border as migrant crisis worsens

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Brazil is sending troops to its northern border to “guarantee law and order” amid an ongoing crisis which is seeing thousands of Venezuelans attempting to cross into neighboring countries and beyond.
Brazil is sending troops to its northern border to “guarantee law and order” amid an ongoing crisis which is seeing thousands of Venezuelans attempting to cross into neighboring countries and beyond.
Brazil sends troops to Venezuela border as migrant crisis worsens

Air pollution is making us dumber, study shows

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Air pollution could be more damaging to our health than previously thought, according to a new study, which found that prolonged exposure to dirty air has a significant impact on our cognitive abilities, especially in older men.
Air pollution could be more damaging to our health than previously thought, according to a new study, which found that prolonged exposure to dirty air has a significant impact on our cognitive abilities, especially in older men.
Air pollution is making us dumber, study shows