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Trump Taps Ex-Morgan Banker Muzinich for No. 2 Role at Treasury

By President Donald Trump will name Justin Muzinich, a counselor to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, as deputy secretary, the second-ranking position in the department. Muzinich, a former Morgan Stanley banker and adviser to Jeb Bush’s 2016 campaign who joined Mnuchin’s team in March as a counselor, helped craft the administration’s tax-cut plan, a signature achievement…

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When cops become robbers

They were a bright spot in an American police department under a dark cloud. They were extremely effective at getting illegal guns off the streets. Except they were also robbing citizens and selling drugs. This is the full story of the Gun Trace Task Force.

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US mum ‘used stun gun to wake up son’

Image copyright Maricopa County Sheriff's Office A US mother is accused of using a stun gun on her teenage son in order to get him out of bed for church. Sharron Dobbins, 40, allegedly used the device on the 17-year-old to make him get ready for Easter services at their home in Phoenix, Arizona. Ms…

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Elephants loose on Spanish motorway

Image copyright Ayuntamiento de Pozo Cañada Image caption The injured elephants had to be lifted by a crane from the motorway. Five elephants forced the closure of a motorway in south-eastern Spain after escaping from a crashed vehicle. One of the elephants died from injuries that it sustained, while two others were hurt, local police…

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