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  • Russian Agent & 10 Other Members of Procurement Network for Russian Military & Intelligence...

    10/04/2012 12:13:15 AM PDT · by Cindy · 13 replies
    NOTE The following text is a quote: Russian Agent and 10 Other Members of Procurement Network for Russian Military and Intelligence Operating in the U.S. and Russia Indicted in New York Defendants Also Include Texas- and Russia-Based Corporations; 165 Persons and Companies ‘Designated’ by Commerce Department U.S. Attorney’s Office October 03, 2012 BROOKLYN, NY—An indictment was unsealed today in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York charging 11 members of a Russian military procurement network operating in the United States and Russia, as well as a Texas-based export company and a Russia-based procurement firm, with illegally...
  • Reporter Charged In Peeping Case No Longer An Employee Of NBC17

    04/23/2008 12:41:17 PM PDT · by Recovering_Democrat · 7 replies · 85+ views
    NBC 17 ^ | 4/22/08
    APEX, N.C. -- A reporter arrested last Friday morning and charged with secret peeping into an occupied home in Apex is no longer an employee of NBC17.
  • (Breaking Now)Apex, NC, Plant Fire, Explosions Lead To Evacuations (15,000 people)

    10/05/2006 9:22:48 PM PDT · by Howlin · 604 replies · 17,082+ views
    WRAL TV ^ | October 6, 2006
    APEX, N.C. -- Authorities evacuated Apex residents and closed downtown streets late Thursday after a cloud containing chlorine gas spewed from a volatile industrial fire. Apex Town Manager Bruce Radford said a leak at the EQ North Carolina plant on Investment Boulevard sent several large plumes of chlorine gas into the air around 9 p.m. A large fire broke out at the plant afterward, with multiple explosions heard nearby. "This is the worst possible hazardous materials incident you could have," Radford said.
  • Apex Digital Chairman Arrested in China

    12/29/2004 9:29:17 PM PST · by maui_hawaii · 16 replies · 595+ views
    Chinese police have arrested the chairman of California-based electronics maker Apex Digital Inc., the U.S. Embassy confirmed Thursday, following reports that he was being investigated for financial fraud. David Ji, who founded Apex in 1999, was detained in October in the southern city of Shenzhen, Chinese newspapers had reported earlier. His detention followed an investigation by police in the western province of Sichuan - the home base of Chinese television maker Sichuan Changhong Electric Co., which says Apex owes it $467.5 million, the reports said. "The U.S. Consulate-General in Chengdu, China, has confirmed the arrest of David Longfen Ji," a...
  • Leading Chinese TV Exporter Has Huge Loss

    12/28/2004 7:47:44 AM PST · by Brilliant · 61 replies · 1,900+ views
    The New York Times ^ | December 28, 2004 | CHRIS BUCKLEY
    BEIJING, Tuesday, Dec. 28 - China's biggest television exporter announced major losses Tuesday stemming in part from declining sales in the United States and an unfolding financial scandal involving its biggest American customer. The exporter, the Sichuan Changhong Electric Company, announced earlier that it would be reporting its first loss, up to nearly a half-billion dollars, because of unpaid accounts with Apex Digital Inc., a company in Ontario, Calif. A Changhong spokesman, Liu Haizhong, said on Tuesday that Apex Digital owed it $468 million. The spokesman did not specify what period the amount covered. Changhong estimated that it might be...
  • UPDATE: Tanzanian pilot whose name was found on document in Afghan cave held on INS charge

    04/18/2002 7:15:18 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 1 replies · 155+ views
    Associated Press ^ | 4-18-02 | EMERY P. DALESIO
    <p>RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) --  A Tanzanian who overstayed his visa after training as a commercial pilot was detained on immigration charges after his name was found on a document in a cave in Afghanistan, the FBI said.</p> <p>Officials said Thursday there was no evidence to suggest Issaya Nombo, 44, was involved in terrorist activity.</p>