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Ranking US Drug Enforcement officials passed secrets to cartels and used government drivers to hire prostitutes

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Officials at a single U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency office in Bogota, Colombia have been investigated passing secrets to cartels and using government funds to hire prostitutes.

The Associated Press reported that the DEA’s highest-ranking official in South America was accused of directing Colombian drivers who worked at the U.S. Embassy in Bogota “to procure sex workers,” according to an anonymous complaint obtained by the wire service and comments by law enforcement officials.

Retiring DEA regional director Richard Dobrich denied that he was involved in any misconduct and called the complaint that named him a phony that could only be believed by a “complete idiot.”

“There is nothing to this — zero,” Dobrich told the AP in a statement. He added that the complaint was an “attempted assassination on my reputation” that could have been written by an angry ex-employee.

The AP noted that although prostitution is legal in Colombia, DEA officials are expressly forbidden from engaging in it by the Justice Department so the cartels they pursue won’t have leverage against them.

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Alabama is prosecuting a pregnant woman for manslaughter for being shot in the stomach — but not her shooter

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On Wednesday, AL.com reported that Marshae Jones, a 27-year-old woman from Birmingham, Alabama, was indicted on manslaughter charges.

Her crime? Allegedly instigating a fight that led to her being shot in the stomach and losing her pregnancy. The woman who actually shot her, on the other hand — 23-year-old Ebony Jemison — is walking free after a grand jury rejected the case against her.

Immediately after the shooting, which allegedly stemmed from a fight over the baby's father and took place outside a Dollar General in Pleasant Grove, in December, prosecutors announced their intention to charge Jones for having a miscarriage.

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Trump supporters shout down Hillary Clinton in Miami ahead of debate — even though she’s not there

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Supporters of President Donald Trump held a small rally outside of the Miami, Florida debate site, where they seemed to be confused about who was running in 2020.

According to NBC News reporter Allan Smith, the supporters had a megaphone where they were shouting "Lock her up!"

A few Trump supporters outside the debate hall in Miami chanting "lock her up" into a megaphone

— Allan Smith (@akarl_smith) June 26, 2019

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Soccer star slams Trump for attacking her teammate: He hates women he ‘cannot control or grope’

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On Wednesday, U.S. Women's Soccer champion Ali Krieger rebuked President Donald Trump for his attacks on her teammate Megan Rapinoe, saying that the president feels threatened by women that he "cannot control or grope":

In regards to the “President’s” tweet today, I know women who you cannot control or grope anger you, but I stand by @mPinoe & will sit this one out as well. I don’t support this administration nor their fight against LGBTQ+ citizens, immigrants & our most vulnerable.

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