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Border Patrol confiscated 44 pounds of cocaine coated corn flakes in Ohio

CBP agents in Cincinnati, Ohio seized 44 pounds of cocaine-coated corn flakes last week. The product could be worth up to $US2,822,400. The shipment came from Peru and was on its way to a private residence in Hong Kong. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. US Customs and Border Protection […]
Border Patrol confiscated 44 pounds of cocaine coated corn flakes in Ohio
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US Customs seized 2,000 earphones made by OnePlus, an Apple competitor, calling them ‘counterfeit Apple AirPods’ and saying they violated Apple’s trademark

Customs and Border Protection boasted that it intercepted 2,000 ‘counterfeit Apple AirPods’ entering the US from Hong Kong in an announcement posted Sunday night. But the photos CBP included in its announcement don’t show counterfeit AirPods – instead, they show OnePlus Buds, wireless headphones made by an Apple competitor. “Hey, […]
US Customs seized 2,000 earphones made by OnePlus, an Apple competitor, calling them ‘counterfeit Apple AirPods’ and saying they violated Apple’s trademark
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CBP just paid $476K for people’s phone location data from a company that’s under investigation for selling personal data

Customs and Border Protection paid $US476,000 to Venntel, a firm that gathers and sells location data from people’s phones, according to government procurement records published this month. Venntel is currently being investigated by House lawmakers, who have raised concerns about its business of collecting people’s location data and selling it […]
CBP just paid $476K for people’s phone location data from a company that’s under investigation for selling personal data
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Trump administration tries to block release of a documentary that shows ICE agents illegally breaking into home, eager to arrest immigrants without criminal records

“Immigration Nation,” a six-part Netflix documentary, began filming in 2017, its creators embedded within US Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The documentary shows ICE agents lying to immigrants, illegally breaking into a home, and expressing joy at being told to “arrest as many people as possible,” The New York Times reported. […]
Trump administration tries to block release of a documentary that shows ICE agents illegally breaking into home, eager to arrest immigrants without criminal records
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Trump’s not just ‘playing’ dictator anymore

So-called constitutional conservatives used to be terrified of federal government intrusions into local municipalities. Then came President Donald Trump, who can do no wrong in the eyes of his obedient supporters: Orange Man Good. Trump’s deployment of federal agents in “Democrat” cities to enforce local laws is sadly within the […]
Trump’s not just ‘playing’ dictator anymore
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Trump always wanted his own police force. Portland is just his excuse to use it.

President Donald Trump has always thought of federal law-enforcement agents as the president’s own toy soldiers. He’s sent them to Portland, Oregon, to arrest protesters, and now he’s threatening to send them to other cities with Democratic mayors and governors. Trump’s actions might be unconstitutional, but they’re not illegal. A […]
Trump always wanted his own police force. Portland is just his excuse to use it.