A couple returned to their home in Colorado after several months’ absence and discovered that squatters had taken up residence there after purchasing a fraudulent “deed of adverse possession” for the property. The rightful owners, however, learned that they could not evict the squatters, because the latter had declared bankruptcy.
In other news, the U.S. Army is spending $171 million to buy Russian Mi-17 helicopters for the Afghan military. One of the primary reasons the Mi-17 is said to be suitable is that Afghan pilots are more familiar with it than other helicopters.
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