WASHINGTON/JERUSALEM Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd, Israel's third-largest bank, admitted to helping clients evade U.S. taxes and agreed to pay $195 million, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday, culminating a five-year investigation.
WASHINGTON/JERUSALEM March 12 Mizrahi Tefahot
Bank Ltd, Israel's third-largest bank, admitted to
helping clients evade U.S. taxes and agreed to pay $195 million,
the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday, culminating a
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SEOUL/WASHINGTON, Nov 7 A meeting between U.S.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korean officials set
for Thursday in New York has been postponed, the U.S. State
Department said, but South Korea said the delay will not derail
a second North Korea-U.S. summit.
A former U.S. National Security Agency employee was sentenced in a federal court in Baltimore on Tuesday to 5-1/2 years in prison, after pleading guilty last December to illegally taking classified information outside the spy agency, the U.S. Justice Department said.
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