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Wall Street financier busted for $800K fake loan scheme
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Wall Street financier busted for $800K fake loan scheme

Anthony NyameA Wall Street financier hatched an elaborate scheme to steal $800,000 from three clients, including a church, officials said. Anthony Nyame, CEO of General Capital Corporation, was arrested Wednesday for falsely telling his marks that he could arrange millions of dollars in loans for them if they fronted thousands […]

The new religious freedom legislation is named for former US Congressman Frank R. Wolf, a veteran advocate for the rights of religious minorities around the world. Congressman Wolf is pictured speaking in May 2016 at the Adventist Church’s Religious Liberty Summit in Washington, D.C. [photo credit: Maria Bryk/Newseum]
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Adventists welcome new US International Religious Freedom law

Church leaders encourage governments in every country to protect and promote freedom of religion and belief. Legislation signed into law last week by United States President Barack Obama represents a much-needed step forward in the global effort to combat religious persecution, says the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s liaison to Washington, D.C. […]