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School's in for the Anti-Corruption Community

Alexandra Wrage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Alexandra Wrage

Economic crimes are now global and need a global strategy. Responses to international corruption have been patchy, with enforcement agencies, the private sector and civil society all taking different approaches.

Q&A With Passion Pit's Michael Angelakos

Rebecca Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rebecca Harrington

It is no secret that the economics of pop music are abysmal these days. Records don't sell, bands are forced to tour continually, and the internet m...

The Creators Project Overwhelms, Then Underwhelms (SLIDESHOW)

Zara Golden | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Zara Golden

This Saturday, Milk Studios, an 80,000 square-foot exhibition space in Manhattan's Meatpacking district, was transformed into a digital playground ...

Internet Pornography Is the "Sexual Revolution" on Speed

Conchita Sarnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Conchita Sarnoff

It is an established fact that without the supply and distribution routes there would not be a porn, drugs or weapons industries with its manifold jutting tentacles.

Brilliant Film Premiers Monday in NYC, Offering Solution to Global Child Exploitation

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Not often does a filmmaker present both an untenable social problem - and its solution. Not often is its filmmaker an artist as well as a banker and ...

Updated: Honduran Journalist and Family Reunited, Make it to Canada under Political Asylum

Miguel Guadalupe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Miguel Guadalupe

Karol Cabrera is still in El Salvador as they search for her daughter, who has suddenly disappeared. While some have speculated the daughter had possibly run away, most believe she was very excited to leave.

Dubai Killing: Interpol Issues Alert For 16 New Suspects

AP | ANGELA DOLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — Interpol on Monday expanded its wanted list over the killing of a Hamas commander to a total of 27 people, and also revealed previously ...

Dubai Killing: 11 Suspects On Interpol Wanted List

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — Interpol has put 11 people suspected in the slaying of a Hamas militant leader in Dubai on its most-wanted list. The international poli...

Obama and the Global Police: More Friendly Fascism?

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

Over the course of his first year in office, President Barack Obama has shown himself to be a skillful and savvy politician, saying the things Americans want to hear.

Rwanda Queen-Killing Genocide Suspect Arrested In Uganda

AP | GODFREY OLUKYA and RUKMINI CALLIMACHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KAMPALA, Uganda — A top suspect wanted for orchestrating the killings of thousands of people in Rwanda's 1994 genocide – including childre...

Nearly 2 Tons Of Ivory Seized In Eastern Africa

AP | TOM MALITI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NAIROBI, Kenya — African authorities raided shops, intercepted vehicles at checkpoints and used sniffer dogs to detect and seize over 3,800 poun...

Editors' Frontman on the New Album and Leaving the Interpol Comparison Behind

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Tom Smith is well aware of the comparisons many have made between his band and the New York City band Interpol. Thankfully each passing album his band puts out make those similarities fade.

Interpol Head Denies Corruption

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

South Africa's former chief of police Jackie Selebi has pleaded not guilty at the start of his corruption trial. ...

Selebi Trial: SA Police Chief Jackie Selebi Accused Of Accepting Designer Clothes In Drug Smuggling Scheme

New York Times | BARRY BEARAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

JOHANNESBURG -- The drug trafficker and the police commissioner were once nattily attired pals, or so the allegations go. The two men would shop toget...

Rai Star Cheb Mami Arrested For Attempted Forced Abortion

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Algerian pop star Cheb Mami was arrested in France Monday due to allegations that he attempted to force a woman with whom he had previous relations to...

'Pink Panther' Gang Jewel Thief Arrested: Interpol

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — Police in Cyprus have arrested a man from Montenegro believed to belong to a gang of international jewel thieves dubbed the Pink Panther...

The Next Big Thing? White Lies At The Empty Bottle

Decider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

If the guys in London's White Lies don't watch out, they could soon suffer a backlash (and since they've been hyped by the English music press, this i...