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Man charged with promoting know-how to Iranian authorities

A man with twin U.S. and Iranian citizenship was arrested in Chicago on Friday on expenses of promoting know-how to the Iranian authorities.

Kambiz Attar Kashani, 44, is accused of promoting software program and digital gear to the Central Financial institution of Iran via entrance companies within the United Arab Emirates, the Division of Justice mentioned Tuesday. The U.S. authorities classifies the CBI as a risk to nationwide safety attributable to its ties to terrorist teams.


“As alleged, Kashani orchestrated an elaborate scheme to evade U.S. export legal

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Catherine Serou: Suspect charged with murder in death of missing American student in Russia

The Gorodetsky City Court in the region said the suspect, identified by the court only as P., has been detained until August 15 for murder. There is no indication from the court that the suspect has entered a plea.

Serou, 34, was a student at the State University of Nizhny Novgorod, east of Moscow. Her body was found in the Nizhny Novgorod region on Saturday.

The court alleged in a statement Sunday that the suspect picked Serou up in his car last Tuesday, June 15, before killing her about an hour later.

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Anti-mask Florida bar owner charged with hosting illegal all-male strip show

WEST MELBOURNE, Fla. – West Melbourne police say a host of city ordinances regulating adult entertainment were violated Thursday night during an all-male revue they raided at Westside Sports Bar & Grill, News 6 partner Florida Today reported.

Undercover agents with body cameras attended the male strip show at 3026 W. New Haven Drive on Thursday night. The bar’s owner, 31-year-old Gary Kirby, is accused of knowingly and illegally operating the strip show after being cautioned by police in the past.

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American father and son charged in Japan with helping ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn escape to Lebanon

Tokyo — Japanese prosecutors have charged two Americans, Michael Taylor and his son Peter, in connection with the escape of former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn to Lebanon. Tokyo District Prosecutors have been questioning the Taylors since they were extradited from the United States earlier this month. They’ve been detained at a Tokyo detention center since March 2 – the same one where Ghosn was held, the Reuters news service points out.

Prosecutors said the Taylors were formally charged Monday with helping a criminal escape. The prosecutors had been seeking their extradition for months after they were arrested and detained in

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Chinese businessman charged in scheme to steal GE trade secrets

The FBI busted a Chinese businessman’s scheme to allegedly steal technology from General Electric for his own startup.

Chi Lung Winsman Ng, aka Winsman Ng, 64, was indicted this week on charges of conspiring to steal trade secrets, the Department of Justice announced Friday.

Ng purportedly worked with at least one other person, who was a GE engineer for more than seven years, to take GE’s proprietary information regarding MOSFETs, a common component in computers and other electronics, according to the indictment.

The pair used the stolen trade

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Scott Erickson, ex-MLB pitcher, charged with reckless driving: reports

Scott Erickson, a former MLB pitcher who played for six teams and tossed a no-hitter in 1994, is facing a reckless driving charge in connection with an alleged hit-and-run crash in California in which another driver struck and killed two young brothers, according to reports.

The other driver was Rebecca Grossman, the wife of a burn center founder who was previously charged with murder and vehicular manslaughter, according to FOX 11 of Los Angeles and other news outlets.   


The boys, ages 8 and 11, were struck while walking with their

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Mother arrested, charged with murder of 4-year-old son after calling 911

A South Bound Brook woman has been arrested and charged with the murder of her young son, authorities announced on Saturday.

Elina Gutti, a 38-year-old South Bound Brook resident, is accused of killing her four-year-old son, Aiden Singhania.

Gutti called 911 just before 2:30 a.m. on Saturday to report she had unexplained injuries on her wrists, according to a release from the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office. Responding officers from the South Bound Brook police department found the child with severe lacerations in his bedroom.

The officers and EMS first responders attempted life-saving measures on the boy, but were unsuccessful. Singhania

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