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Afghanistan Official Shot, Another Kidnapped In Kabul

By Hashmat Baktash and Shashank Bengali, Los Angeles Times KABUL, Afghanistan — Two security incidents within 24 hours involving Afghan government officials have taken some of the glimmer off of this month’s generally successful presidential election and renewed concerns about safety in Kabul. Hours after unknown gunmen kidnapped a deputy minister in President Hamid Karzai’s government, […]

April 16, 2014

Disgraced politician? Out of a job? Not a problem in Ohio.

Ohio’s pension system is “so open” that it allows government officials who committed crimes in office to retire with lucrative pensions.

June 14, 2011