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Authorities Allege Ties Between LA Fashion Industry, Cartels

U.S. officials say they have broken up crime rings that funneled tens of millions of dollars from Mexican drug cartels through fashion businesses in Los Angeles. Authorities announced nine arrests as 1,000 law enforcement agents fanned out through the city on Wednesday. Police arrested three people connected with a business called QT Fashion in the bustling fashion district of Los Angeles. Authorities say the owner and two employees channeled ransom funds for an American held captive by...

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