Crime

4 detained in probe linked to film on Russian czar's affair

Sep 21, 2017

Russian police say they have detained four people suspected of an arson attack linked to a movie about the last Russian czar's affair with a ballerina

Police: Wedding DJ admits stealing newlyweds' gifted money

Sep 21, 2017

A wedding DJ must stand trial or work out a plea deal on charges he stole at least $600 from cards given as gifts at a Pennsylvania wedding he worked

Fatal police shooting on the rise in St. Louis this year

Sep 21, 2017

There have been more fatal police shootings in St. Louis in 2017 than for a decade _ with three months still left until year's end

Malaysia police say beer festival axed due to security fears

Sep 21, 2017

Malaysian police say an annual beer festival has been axed due to information that militants were planning to sabotage the event

1 injured as rival gangs clash outside Istanbul courthouse

Sep 21, 2017

Turkish media reports say members of two feuding gangs have clashed outside Istanbul's main courthouse

Malaysia arrests 7 Filipinos suspected of Abu Sayyaf links

Sep 21, 2017

Malaysian police arrested seven Filipinos believed to be members of the Abu Sayyaf militant group, as part of a crackdown on suspected terrorists in the country

A look at UN promises to combat sexual abuses since 2005

Sep 21, 2017

A look at the various promises, recommendations for reforms to combat sexual abuse, exploitation within UN peacekeeping missions since 2005

Authorities: Illinois father killed sons, set house on fire

Sep 21, 2017

Authorities in Bloomington, Illinois, say a 33-year-old man hid his family's cellphones, killed his two children and intentionally set a house fire before hanging himself.

Mueller investigators seek documents from the White House

Sep 21, 2017

Special counsel Robert Mueller's team of investigators is seeking information from the White House related to Michael Flynn's stint as national security adviser and about the response to a meeting with a Russian lawyer at Trump Tower last year

More charges, new defendant in Texas human smuggling case

Sep 21, 2017

Authorities say the driver of a semitrailer found outside a San Antonio Walmart in July packed with immigrants, including 10 who died, faces additional charges in the smuggling case and another defendant now faces charges as well

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