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Powered by Guardian.co.ukThis article titled “Air Algérie flight AH5017 wreckage ‘found in Mali’” was written by Kim Willsher in Paris and Monica Mark, west Africa correspondent, for theguardian.com on Thursday 24th July 2014 15.07 UTC

The wreckage of Air Algérie flight AH5017 from Burkina Faso to Algeria, which disappeared from radar with 116 people on board, has been discovered in Tilemsi, Mali, it was claimed on Thursday. However, searches were later said to be continuing.

SAN DIEGO—Jing Wang, the former Executive Vice President and President of Global Business Operations for Qualcomm, Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM), admitted this afternoon to engaging in insider trading in the stock of both Qualcomm and Atheros Communications, Inc. (“Atheros”) using a nominee brokerage account and an offshore shell company in the British Virgin Islands (“BVI”). Wang also admitted laundering the proceeds of his insider trading using a second BVI shell company, and arranging with his brother and his former stock broker to obstruct investigations by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Federal Bureau of Investigation.

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2014/jul/21/government-agents-directly-involved-us-terror-plots-report

Nearly all of the highest-profile domestic terrorism plots in the United States since 9/11 featured the “direct involvement” of government agents or informants, a new report says.

Some of the controversial “sting” operations “were proposed or led by informants”, bordering on entrapment by law enforcement. Yet the courtroom obstacles to proving entrapment are significant, one of the reasons the stings persist.

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