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FBI talks to Prince George’s County officers about beating

WASHINGTON — The FBI was interviewing dozens of Prince George’s County officers on Friday about a videotape showing three officers in riot gear beating a University of Maryland student during a rowdy celebration after a basketball game. Agents are interviewing ...

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WikiLeaks fights to stay online amid attacks

LONDON — Wikileaks struggled to stay online Friday as corporations and governments moved to cut its access to the Internet, a potentially crippling blow for an organization dedicated to releasing secret information via the web. The American company that directed ...

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PG Council member won’t oppose seating Johnson

UPPER MARLBORO — An incoming member of the Prince George’s County Council is indicating she won’t oppose the seating of newly elected member Leslie Johnson, who faces federal charges in a corruption probe. Democrat Karen Toles issued a statement Tuesday ...

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Prince George’s County liquor store owners plead not guilty

GREENBELT — The husband-and-wife owners of several Maryland liquor stores have pleaded not guilty to their alleged roles in a scheme to sell untaxed alcohol and cigarettes. Amrick and Ravinder Melhi of Clarksville were arrested as part of a sweeping ...

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At least 46 Prince George’s County officers accused of misconduct

UPPER MARLBORO — Three Prince George’s County police officers who have been arrested as part of a federal investigation into corruption in the county represent only a fraction of county police officers accused of misconduct in other cases. That’s according ...

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Prince George’s sergeant pleads not guilty in federal probe

GREENBELT —  Two of the nine men arrested last week in a sweeping FBI corruption probe in Prince George’s County pleaded not guilty in court Tuesday. Prince George’s County Police Sgt. Richard Delabrer, 45, of Laurel, and Jose Moreno, 49, ...

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Feds raid 3 hedge funds linked to trading probe

WASHINGTON — The Federal Bureau of Investigation has raided three hedge funds linked to a broader insider-trading probe, law enforcement officials said Monday. Bureau employees searched the New York offices of Level Global Investors LP, and the Stamford, Conn. headquarters ...

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Fraser Smith: The good, the bad and P.G. County

Reverberations from Bra-Gate. Some troubling, others quite reassuring. The downside first. Prince George’s County Executive Jack B. Johnson famously urged his wife by tapped telephone to hide more than $79,000 — in cash — in her underwear. Federal authorities were ...

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Prince George’s Co. police officer to be detained until trial

GREENBELT — One of the three Prince George’s County police officers arrested this week in an FBI corruption probe will remain in detention until his trial in U.S. District Court in Greenbelt. U.S. Magistrate Judge Charles B. Day said Wednesday ...

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