It's not often that a former president of an entire nation is extradited to the United States on criminal charges, but that happened today as the feds took custody of former Guatemalan president Alfonso Portillo on money-laundering charges.
A movie with troubled assets, indeed
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Clinton Does the Democratic Primaries
Democrats ought to be able to put him away, but you know how they are
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The General's Stance on Lobbyists, Military School, Patriot Act
Let Us Count the Lies on the Road to War
A Grad Student Mimicked Saddam Over the Airwaves
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