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Myanmar's military commutes jail terms of election officials

Nov. 09, 2022 10:56 AM EST

BANGKOK (AP) — Myanmar’s military-installed government announced Wednesday that it has released the former chairman and another member of the country's election commission who were jailed for alleged fraud in the 2020 general election. The military's information office said in a...

Final defendant in fake military gear scheme gets 2 years

Oct. 21, 2022 10:02 AM EDT

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The third and final defendant in an illegal scheme to supply $20 million worth of substandard counterfeit clothing and gear made in China to the U.S. military has been sentenced to two years in prison, federal prosecutors said. Terry Roe, 49, of Burlington,...