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Inmate violence up 50 per cent at London prison Wormwood Scrubs

The number of assaults has risen sharply at a London prison involved in a flagship government violence-reduction project, the Ministry of Justice admitted today....

Inmate violence up 50 per cent at London prison Wormwood Scrubs

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London prison sees 50 per cent surge in violence fueled by drugs and gangs A troubled London prison has seen a 50 per cent increase in violence, caused by drugs and gang conflict between "volatile young men", a watchdog warn...
2019-08-21, 18:48

London violence: Three killed in separate fatal attacks in 24 hours across London Heavily pregnant woman, 26, stabbed to death in Croydon - her baby survived but is in critical condition in hospital Just before 6pm on Saturday, a m...
2019-06-30, 12:16

Maoist Violence Lowered By 43 Per Cent In Last Five Years: Centre Maoist violence has come down by 43 per cent in the last five years in comparison to the five-year period before that, Union Minister of State for Ho...
2019-07-24, 20:00

Former inmate convicted in prison pen pal double slaying CLEVELAND (AP) — A suburban Cleveland man accused of fatally stabbing his prison pen pal and her friend weeks after being released has been convicted...
2019-06-14, 19:32

N Carolina transgender inmate to transfer to women’s prison RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Prison officials in North Carolina are honoring the wishes of a transgender inmate and transferring her to a women’s priso...
2019-05-25, 02:48

Former Texas prison sergeant set for trial in inmate's death A former Texas prison sergeant is slated to stand trial, accused of throwing a handcuffed prisoner onto a concrete floor so viciously that the inmate...
2019-05-22, 01:16

Inmate acquitted of guard’s slaying in Delaware prison riot WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A jury has acquitted an inmate accused of leading a riot at Delaware’s maximum-security prison during which a guard was...
2019-05-23, 21:48

Maryland officials: Inmate killed in prison-yard altercation CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a Maryland inmate is dead after violence involving a cluster of criminals on a prison exercise yard. Maryland ...
2019-06-09, 22:16

Federal prison guard convicted of raping inmate will get new trial A former Metropolitan Detention Center corrections officer accused of raping a female inmate is getting a new trial because prosecutors failed to tur...
2019-07-06, 02:32

Arizona inmate found dead in Tucson prison by suicide TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say an inmate has died at a state prison in Tucson by suicide. Arizona Department of Corrections officials say 32-ye...
2019-05-21, 18:16

How to make salad dressing in prison: the hit survival guide written by an inmate Is tinned fish currency? How do you make ‘jail velcro’? And will bedwetting get you a single cell? Meet Carl Cattermole, whose banged-up bible is mak...
2019-06-19, 18:32

Female inmate beaten 'within an inch of death' by Florida prison guards: lawsuit A female inmate who requested medical assistance inside a facility near Orlando was instead beaten “within an inch of death” by male guards, a lawsui...
2019-09-05, 18:00

Kim Kardashian visits death row inmate Kevin Cooper in San Quentin Prison: report Kim Kardashian reportedly spent two hours at California’s San Quentin State Prison Thursday as a part of her efforts to exonerate death row inmate Ke...
2019-05-31, 21:32

Inmate takes guard, trainee hostage in high-security French prison Special police forces were deployed to the Conde-sur-Sarthe prison where an inmate used an improvised weapon to take a guard and a trainee hostage. T...
2019-06-12, 08:48

Escaped Georgia prison gang inmate James 'Hot Rod' Owenby is captured by police, officials say A Georgia inmate involved in a prison gang and who bears the nickname was taken into custody Thursday morning after escaping in broad daylight by ste...
2019-08-01, 21:00

Brazilian officials report 42 people have been killed at a northern prison a day after 15 deaths during an inmate riot RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian officials report 42 people have been killed at a northern prison a day after 15 deaths during an inmate riot. The pos...
2019-05-28, 00:00

It’s ‘Racial’: Illinois Prison Banned Books on Black History and Empowerment From Inmate Program Some 3 out of every 4 inmates in Illinois prisons are black, yet, an Illinois prison banned an inmate education program from using books discussing b...
2019-08-17, 09:00

Held for More Than a Year in a Men’s Prison, North Carolina Finally Agrees to Transfer Trans Inmate to Women’s Facility After holding a trans woman inmate for more than a year in a men’s prison, North Carolina has announced that it will finally move Kanautica Zayre-Bro...
2019-05-29, 04:00

Jury acquits inmate accused of leading Delaware prison riot that left guard dead; charges included murder, kidnapping WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Jury acquits inmate accused of leading Delaware prison riot that left guard dead; charges included murder, kidnapping. The po...
2019-05-23, 21:48

Anger rises after yet another wave of Brazil prison violence Their fury rising, relatives of dozens of the 55 inmates killed in Brazil prison riots this week are still waiting for authorities to turn over the b...
2019-05-30, 06:48

3 White Supremacists Get Prison Time for Charlottesville Rally Violence Three members of the white supremacist group Rise Above Movement were sentenced to more than two years in prison on Friday for attacking protesters a...
2019-07-21, 00:32

HMP Pentonville: Government neglect blamed for alarming rise in violence and drugs at prison, report finds Government neglect has "directly contributed" to an alarming rise in violence and drugs at one of the country's oldest and busiest prisons, it is cla...
2019-08-28, 15:16

Barnet stabbing: Third arrest made after third brother from same family killed in London violence Police have arrested a third person in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man who is the third brother from the same family to be murdered in Lo...
2019-06-28, 01:00

Barnet stabbing: Victim named as third brother from the same family to be murdered in London violence David Bello-Monerville, 38, was stabbed to death in a street battle earlier this week Six years ago, Joseph Burke-Monerville was shot in the head in ...
2019-06-21, 14:48

London violence: Four killed including heavily pregnant woman in 24-hour bloodbath on the capital's streets Heavily pregnant woman, 26, stabbed to death in Croydon - her baby survived but is in critical condition in hospital Just before 6pm on Saturday, a m...
2019-06-30, 14:01

Dorian scrubs another 800 U.S. flights at major Southeast airports Airlines have canceled another 800 U.S. flights for Wednesday due to Hurricane Dorian off the southeastern coast, bringing the total number caused by...
2019-09-04, 16:32

Top surgeon named as first 'violence reduction chief' to help tackle stabbings and shootings in London A top surgeon has been appointed the NHS's first clinical director for violence reduction in a bid to tackle London's epidemic of stabbings and shoot...
2019-06-19, 16:00

SpaceX scrubs first attempt to launch 60 Internet satellites [Updated] Enlarge / The Falcon 9 rocket, on the launchpad, with its Starlink cargo tucked into the payload fairing. (credit: SpaceX) 1045pm ET Update: About ...
2019-05-21, 15:48

Elizabeth Warren scrubs website of Cherokee ancestry claims Elizabeth Warren’s team removed the parts of her campaign website that included her controversial claims of having Native American heritage, includin...
2019-08-20, 00:48

SpaceX scrubs second attempt to launch 60 Starlink satellites [Updated] Enlarge / The begrimed Falcon 9 booster is back at the launch pad with its Starlink satellite payload. (credit: SpaceX) 9pm ET Update: Another day,...
2019-05-21, 15:48

SpaceX scrubs Starhopper test flight on Monday evening [Updated] Enlarge / A view of Starhopper in July. (credit: Trevor Mahlmann for Ars) 7:45pm ET Monday Update: Shortly after 7pm ET (23:00 UTC) SpaceX began co...
2019-08-27, 08:48

California newspaper scrubs story speculating Tyler Skaggs overdosed A California newspaper said it has received multiple threats over an article speculating that late Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died of an...
2019-07-07, 23:48

MLB London: Chicago Cubs to face St Louis Cardinals at London Stadium in 2020 London Stadium will host two more Major League Baseball games next year, with the St Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs confirmed for two meetings in t...
2019-06-07, 15:32

London housing shortage: home building is rising at a slower rate in London than any other region The number of houses being built is rising at a slower rate in London than any other region despite the capital having the most acute homes shortage,...
2019-08-21, 13:16

Renting in London: south London areas see biggest price increase as UK rents hit record high Renters waiting to move home until after the Tenant Fees Ban came into force increased demand in June and July, pushing average rents to a record hig...
2019-08-23, 05:48

99 per cent of fuel thefts go unpunished News 22 Aug, 2019 Met Police reports £1.1m of fuel thefts in London in 2018, while rest of UK sees £638,217 of fuel stolen in the same ...
2019-08-22, 23:48

Ford to cut 10 per cent of its global workforce News 20 May, 2019 Ford has confirmed it will cut 7,000 employees worldwide by the end of August to make an annual saving of £470 millio...
2019-05-21, 19:00

Mahindra's Total Sales Are Down By 3 Per Cent In May 2019 Mahindra has released its monthly sales report, and in May 2019, the carmaker's total sales stood around 45,421 units. In comparison, the carmaker so...
2019-06-01, 13:00

The average animal will be 10 per cent smaller in the next century Destroying habitats, poaching wildlife and changing the climate will cause mammals and birds to experience “substantial ecological downsizing” over t...
2019-05-23, 16:16

Did you solve it? Are you in the smartest 1 per cent (of 13-year-olds)? The solutions to today’s problemsEarlier today I set you the following puzzles:1. In this word-sum, each letter stands for one of the digits 0–9, and...
2019-06-17, 22:16

Can you solve it? Are you in the smartest 1 per cent (of 13-year-olds)? The test given to the UK’s maths prodigiesToday you are pitting yourselves against the best 13-year-old mathematicians in the UK.The questions below ...
2019-06-17, 08:16

Toyota's Half Yearly Sales Down By 10 Per Cent Despite the steep drop in sales in the industry, the company is putting their best efforts to maintain lean inventory and support the dealer partners...
2019-07-01, 16:32

Mahindra Registers 80 Per Cent Growth In PAT In Q1 FY2020 Mahindra's overall profit after tax (PAT) in the first quarter of FY2020 is up by 80 per cent as the company has gained Rs. 1367.05 crore from except...
2019-08-07, 15:00

BJP Vote Share In Odisha Increases By Almost 73 Per Cent The Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) vote share in Odisha in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections increased by almost 73 per cent with the party set to increas...
2019-05-24, 13:16

Inmate swipes cop’s Taser from behind bars A prisoner on Staten Island snatched a Taser from an NYPD cop by reaching right through the bars of his holding cell and pulling it from the officer&...
2019-06-02, 21:00

Ex-Rikers inmate who says she was raped by guards gets $1.2M A female former Rikers Island inmate who says three jail guards raped her over the course of several hours has reached a $1.2 million settlement with...
2019-07-02, 00:48

Former MCC inmate: There’s ‘no way’ Jeffrey Epstein killed himself A former inmate of the Metropolitan Correction Center in lower Manhattan, where Jeffery Epstein was found unresponsive Saturday, and declared dead at...
2019-08-11, 01:00

KSP Search For Inmate Who Escaped Transport Van LEE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police are looking for an inmate they say escaped from a transport van in Lee County. It happened Thur...
2019-06-07, 12:32

Britain’s hedgehog population has fallen 66 per cent in 20 years Britain only has 58 wild mammal species to start with, and many have declined sharply in number since 1995 – with hedgehogs suffering a particularly ...
2019-05-22, 10:32

Foreign Investment Allowed In Digital Media With 26 Per Cent Cap The Centre today approved 26 per cent overseas investment in digital media as part of a relaxing of Foreign Direct Investment norms across four secto...
2019-08-29, 03:16

Hyundai Registers 5.6 Per Cent Sales Decline In May 2019 Despite the slump in the Indian auto market, Hyundai Motor managed to post a favourable result for May 2019 sales. The automaker sold a cumulative (d...
2019-06-02, 19:00

Cops put a stop to Amazon's 30-cent 'Mrs. Maisel' gas promo Promotions for streaming shows have been known to backfire, but Amazon might not be complaining too loudly about this incident. Santa Monica police ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Odisha Sets A Precedent, 33 Per Cent Of Its Parliamentarians Are Women Odisha has set a precedent for other states in the country. Thirty three per cent of the total lawmakers elected from the state to the 17th Lok Sabha...
2019-05-31, 19:00

Car Sales Down By 20.55 Per Cent In May 2019 As Automakers Try To Control Inventories The wholesale and production numbers in May 2019 have seen a huge drop compared to retail numbers which is the biggest indication that automakers are...
2019-06-11, 12:00

No Charges Filed Against NYPD Cop Who Said 50 Cent Should Be Shot on Sight Last summer, NYPD 72nd Precinct Deputy Inspector Emmanuel Gonzalez filed an aggravated harassment complaint against rapper 50 Cent after 50, whose re...
2019-08-13, 05:00

New car sales 2019: decline continues with 4.6 per cent fall in May News 5 Jun, 2019 The new-car market continued its downward trend in May, with around 9,000 fewer cars registered compared to the same p...
2019-06-05, 14:16

Volvo Cars Records 5.85 Per Cent Growth In H1 2019 Volvo Cars recorded 30 per cent growth in the UK and 32 per cent in Germany along with strengthening its position in the US, China and other parts of...
2019-07-18, 17:00

Ebola breakthrough: two drugs could treat up to 90 per cent of cases A drug trial has found two experimental drugs for Ebola to be so effective that scientists have stopped the trial early so that more people can recei...
2019-08-13, 19:00

Landslides have increased by 6000 per cent on an Arctic island The landscape of Banks Island in the far north of Canada is being reshaped by global warming-triggered land slumps, and the situation is set to get m...
2019-05-22, 10:32

Only 9 Per Cent Of Kashmir Has Traffic Restrictions: Indian Envoy To US India's Ambassador to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla has said that 91 percent of the Kashmir has been opened to normal traffic and people are freely t...
2019-09-04, 09:00

TVS Motor Company Q1 Net Profit Slips 3 Per Cent At Rs. 142 Crore TVS Motor Company's revenue grows by 7 per cent at Rs. 4,469 crore in the first quarter of 2018-19, with total two-wheeler sales crossing 8.84 lakh i...
2019-07-22, 18:16

Some Tesla Supercharger Stations To Limit Charging To 80 Per Cent Electric vehicle-maker Tesla is updating some of its supercharger stations to limit the top state of charge (SoC) to 80 per cent at busy stations to ...
2019-05-26, 19:00

84 Per Cent Of Met Department Subdivisions Record Deficient Rainfall With the progress of monsoon still remaining sluggish, 84 per cent of the meteorological subdivisions have recorded deficient rainfall, MeT departmen...
2019-06-24, 08:32

Escaped Tennessee inmate found after four-day manhunt An escaped convict suspected of killing a Tennessee corrections employee was brought into custody Sunday after a four day manhunt. Curtis Ray Watson,...
2019-08-11, 23:32

Cuba, with one of highest inmate populations, pardons 2,604 Communist-run Cuba, which has one of the highest incarceration rates in the world, has pardoned 2,604 convicts, state-run media reported on Friday, w...
2019-07-19, 19:48

Inmate Walks Away From Blackburn Correctional Complex LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Officials say that an inmate at Blackburn Correction Complex walked away from the minimum-security prison Tuesday. Off...
2019-06-05, 04:16

Amnesty: Egypt should investigate death of inmate Rights group Amnesty International is urging Egyptian authorities to carry out an impartial investigation into the death of an inmate at Egypt’s most...
2019-08-24, 07:48

Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides Medication withheld, cries for help ignored, routine checks neglected: With suicides a problem in many jails across the U.S., an AP/Capital News Serv...
2019-06-18, 09:00

Court says it won’t reconsider new trial order for inmate LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Supreme Court says it won’t reconsider its decision to grant a new trial to an inmate who had been convic...
2019-05-30, 19:48

Kentucky lawyer may be suspended for giving inmate $11 BELLEVUE, Ky. (AP) — A north Kentucky lawyer may be suspended for giving her incarcerated boyfriend $11 to use a vending machine. The Cincinnati Enqu...
2019-06-21, 16:32

Escaped Tennessee inmate captured after 5-day manhunt A Tennessee convict suspected of killing a corrections administrator before escaping prison on a tractor was captured Sunday seven hours after homeow...
2019-08-12, 06:00

Auto Component Makers Register A Growth Of 14.5 Per Cent In FY2019 At a time when the Indian Automakers are witnessing a prolonged decline in sales across segments, the auto component industry has recorded a revenue ...
2019-07-24, 14:48

JP Nadda Reviews BJP Membership Drive, Eyes 20 Per Cent Increase BJP working president JP Nadda on Monday held a meeting to review the preparations for the party's five-week countrywide membership drive that will b...
2019-07-02, 12:16

Cannabis use in Canada increased 40 per cent between 2013 and 2017: UN report It says the increase in Canada during this time was more pronounced in adults aged 20 or older, while it declined among young people aged 19 or young...
2019-07-02, 02:16

Tata Motors Posts 26 Per Cent Drop In Sales In May 2019 The Indian auto sector has been reporting a slump in new car sales over the past months and the month of May 2019 has been no different. Tata Motors ...
2019-06-02, 19:00

Two-Wheeler Sales August 2019: TVS Registers 15.37 Per Cent Decline TVS registered sales of 290,455 units in August 2019 as against and 343,217 units in the month of August 2018. The company sold 279,465 in July 2019,...
2019-09-03, 11:00

Maruti Suzuki's BS6 Models Constitute 70 Per Cent Of Its Total Sales Recently, the carmaker had announced that seven of its petrol models which include the Alto 800, WagonR, Swift, Baleno, Dzire, Ertiga and XL6 are BS6...
2019-09-12, 07:32

Honda Car Sales Drop By 27 Per Cent In May 2019 For Second Consecutive Month Honda Cars India announced its sales report for May 2019 and the automaker has reported declining sales for the second consecutive month. The Japanes...
2019-06-02, 11:48

Tata Motors' Global Wholesales Down By 14 Per Cent In July 2019 Tata Motors today announced the group's global wholesales for the month of July 2019, which stood at 78,600 units, 14 per cent less than the company'...
2019-08-13, 19:00

Over 80 per cent of schools in anglophone Cameroon shut down, as conflict worsens More than 80 per cent of schools in the English-speaking North-West and South-West regions of Cameroon are closed, as the security situation and livi...
2019-06-21, 23:32

Married Girls In India In Age Group 15-19 Years Down 51 Per Cent: Report The number of girls in India in the age group of 15-19 years who are currently married is down 51 per cent since 2000, and the country's average perf...
2019-05-29, 06:48

IHOP has a 58-cent pancake deal for its 61st anniversary Tuesday Amazon Prime Day isn't the only time to save money this month. IHOP has a sweet pancake deal Tuesday and National Hot Dog Day is Wednesday. ...
2019-07-16, 12:32

India's Economic Growth At 6-Year Low, GDP At 5 Per Cent In June Quarter India's economy expanded at its slowest pace in over six years, government data showed on Friday. Growth in the country's gross domestic product (GDP...
2019-08-31, 07:48

50 Dead In Hurricane Dorian, 90 Per Cent Infrastructure Damaged In Bhamas Bahamas authorities have updated the death toll from Hurricane Dorian to 50 with the number expected to climb, local media reported, as thousands are...
2019-09-11, 00:00

Former jail deputy enters plea in death of inmate CATLETTSBURG, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky jail deputy charged with manslaughter in the death of an inmate has pleaded guilty to a lesser count. News...
2019-05-27, 00:32

Thomas Silverstein, Killer and Most Isolated Inmate, Dies at 67 Convicted of murdering a guard and two fellow prisoners, he had been in solitary confinement since 1983, personifying, to some, cruel and unusual pun...
2019-05-22, 11:32

Author Wally Lamb sued by ex-inmate over new book HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut prison inmate has filed a lawsuit alleging she hasn’t been paid for her contribution to a new book ...
2019-05-29, 22:16

Alabama inmate dies from apparent medical incident BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama inmate has died after an apparent medical incident. Jefferson County sheriff’s Capt. David Agee says the inm...
2019-06-29, 21:16

Tennessee inmate escapes jail for 7 hours — then comes back He got a taste of freedom — and gave it back. An inmate escaped from a Tennessee prison on Thursday night, then simply returned to the jail hours lat...
2019-07-06, 03:00

Oklahoma: family says inmate died of appendicitis as pleas for help were ignored Lawsuit: Joshua England made five written requests for help21-year-old died in Lexington correctional centerThe family of a man who died in a Oklahom...
2019-05-26, 04:32

Correction: Lawyer Gave Inmate Cash story BELLEVUE, Ky. (AP) — In a story June 21, The Associated Press based on reporting by The Cincinnati Enquirer erroneously reported that Ohio Supreme Co...
2019-06-22, 23:48

Kansas Inmate Will Be Allowed Opioid Addiction Drugs The A.C.L.U. had argued in a lawsuit that if a federal prison kept denying the medication to the inmate, he would “inevitably suffer and possibly die...
2019-09-12, 08:00

Nevada judge asked for sentencing do-over for Saudi inmate LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada judge is being asked for a sentencing do-over for a 30-year-old former Saudi Arabian air force sergeant serving 35 years in...
2019-06-07, 02:16

Northern California inmate killed; 2 prisoners suspected SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say an inmate has been killed at a Northern California state prison and two other prisoners are suspects in his...
2019-05-31, 04:16

Inmate’s mom convicted in plot with lawyer hailed on ‘Ellen’ A Virginia woman has been convicted of conspiring to smuggle drugs and a cellphone to her jailed son with an attorney who gained national attention o...
2019-08-23, 19:16

Georgia executes inmate for 1996 shotgun slaying Georgia has executed an inmate convicted of the 1996 killing of a man who agreed to give him a ride outside a Walmart. Authorities say 42-year-old Ma...
2019-06-21, 09:16

Man sentenced to 16 years in fatal stabbing of Tucson inmate TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A man accused in the 2017 death of another inmate at the state prison in Tucson has been given a 16-year sentence. Ryan Wayne Bo...
2019-06-28, 02:32

State investigating after inmate dies in knife attack TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – The Arizona Department of Corrections says it’s investigating as a homicide the death of an inmate after he was stab...
2019-06-16, 09:00

Last surviving Polish inmate from first transport to Auschwitz dies The last surviving inmate from the initial transport of Polish prisoners to the German Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz has died, officials at th...
2019-07-25, 00:16

AP Investigation: Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides Suicide, long the leading cause of death in U.S. jails, hit a high of 50 deaths for every 100,000 inmates in 2014, the last year for government data....
2019-06-18, 10:00

Football Destroyed Ken Stabler's Brain. Why Isn't His Family Getting A Cent From The Concussion Settlement? Ken Stabler, the late Hall of Fame quarterback, suffered from CTE and Alzheimer’s before his death; not even the NFL or its lawyers dispute that. Yet...
2019-07-03, 22:48

New car sales 2019: market decline continues with 4.6 per cent fall in May registrations News 5 Jun, 2019 May new-car market continues April's downward trend, with around 9,000 fewer cars registered last month compared ...
2019-06-05, 13:00

Lineth Beerensteyn grabs winner as Dutch maintain 100 per cent record • Netherlands 2-1 Canada• Another VAR controversy mars game in ReimsThe Netherlands secured top spot in Group E at the Women’s World Cup, maintaining...
2019-06-20, 23:48

Mercedes-Benz India Records 18.60 Per Cent Sales Decline In H1 2019 Mercedes-Benz which is the largest-selling luxury car brand in India has witnessed a sales decline of 18.60 per cent in the Indian market in the firs...
2019-07-20, 13:32

Tata Motors Q4 FY2019 Profit Down By 49 Per Cent; JLR Business Shows Improvement Tata Motors consolidated business (including commercial vehicles and Jaguar Land Rover) has recorded a slump of 49 per cent in profits in the last qu...
2019-05-21, 14:31

Nearly four million North Koreans in urgent need, as food production slumps by almost 10 per cent The UN is calling for some $120 million to provide life-saving humanitarian aid, desperately needed by 3.8 million North Koreans, as it releases its ...
2019-05-22, 07:00

Vegetarian diet linked with 22 per cent lower risk of heart disease After monitoring 48,000 people for 18 years, researchers concluded that going vegetarian lowers heart disease risk – but also slightly raises the ris...
2019-09-05, 02:00

Janet Jackson and 50 Cent to perform at controversial Saudi Arabia concert The stars, along with the rapper Future, have been announced to play at the event after Nicki Minaj withdrew over human rights concernsJanet Jackson ...
2019-07-18, 05:32

Two-Wheeler Sales June 2019: Suzuki Records 29 Per Cent Growth Suzuki beats market challenges to record impressive sales growth in June 2019. However, volumes still remain modest compared to the top two-wheeler m...
2019-07-01, 16:32

Emerging Design Medal 2019 winner: London Design Festival's Ross Atkin shares his favourite London design hotspots The designer and engineer has won the London Design Festival's 2019 Emerging Design Medal. He shares his favourite London spaces, secret shops and wh...
2019-09-05, 06:32

Nearby inmate heard nothing when Jeffrey Epstein died, lawyer says An inmate locked up a few cells away from Jeffrey Epstein heard nothing out of the ordinary the morning of his death, according to the man’s la...
2019-08-13, 21:32

Supreme Court throws out conviction of Mississippi death row inmate The US Supreme Court on Friday threw out the 2010 murder conviction of a black Mississippi death row inmate who was tried six times for the same crim...
2019-06-21, 21:48

Manhunt over: Escaped Tennessee inmate Curtis Ray Watson captured Curtis Ray Watson, 44, was charged with the murder of a correctional administrator after he escaped in the midst of a 15-year kidnapping sentence. &...
2019-08-11, 22:00

Transgender Rikers inmate’s death caused by epilepsy: officials Layleen Cubilette-Polanco, the transgender Rikers Island inmate found dead in her cell in June, died due to complications from epilepsy, officials an...
2019-07-31, 19:32

Search for escaped inmate Curtis Watson narrowed in Tennessee Law enforcement officials were searching for Curtis Watson in a wooded area Saturday night, not far from the West Tennessee State Penitentiary. ...
2019-08-11, 12:00

| WATCH: Rio inmate who attempted daughter-disguise escape now dead Rio de Janeiro state authorities say the powerful, convicted drug leader who attempted to escape prison disguised as his daughter, took his own life....
2019-08-08, 08:32

Tennessee inmate Curtis Watson captured after 5 days on run, officials say Curtis Watson, the "extremely dangerous" inmate who escaped prison last week after allegedly killing a correctional officer and leading investigators...
2019-08-11, 22:00

Tennessee authorities capture escaped inmate suspected of murder The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation said on Twitter that 44-year-old Curtis Ray Watson was caught hours after a confirmed sighting of him in the we...
2019-08-12, 07:00

Ex-Rikers inmate files suit against DOC chief Cynthia Brann A recently released Rikers inmate who twice used a jailhouse phone to chat with Mayor Bill de Blasio about prison conditions filed a lawsuit Tuesday ...
2019-07-10, 02:16

Inmate takes on disgraced detective Louis Scarcella in bid for freedom State inmate Eliseo DeLeon is seizing on recent overturned convictions linked to Scarcella in the hopes of getting his own prison sentence of 25 year...
2019-06-19, 12:16

The man in the plastic mask: Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend in a surreal act of derring-do, only to be thwa...
2019-08-06, 04:16

Supreme Court tosses murder conviction of black inmate WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out the murder conviction and death sentence for a black man in Mississippi because of a prosecutor&#...
2019-06-21, 16:32

Death row inmate eats cheesesteak, quotes Bible before being electrocuted A Tennessee inmate convicted of the 1986 murders of a mother and her 15-year-old daughter was executed on Thursday night — marking the third ti...
2019-08-16, 12:32

White supremacist gang leader escapes from jail along with other inmate The inmates, Wesley Gullett and Christopher Sanderson, faced federal charges and were considered armed and dangerous, federal authorities said. ...
2019-08-01, 15:32

Florida inmate charged with threatening to bomb federal buildings PENSACOLA, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida inmate made several bomb threats that led to evacuations at two federal buildings. An FBI complaint says ...
2019-05-21, 15:16

Brooklyn inmate claims he was wrongfully convicted because of crooked detective A Brooklyn man claims he’s been behind bars for more than two decades on a murder conviction because of a crooked detective. Kevin Daniels says Detec...
2019-06-02, 06:48

Transgender inmate found dead in Rikers Island cell A transgender inmate was found dead in a jail cell on Rikers Island on Friday afternoon, law-enforcement sources told The Post. The inmate was found ...
2019-06-08, 05:48

Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides, investigation reveals Scores of jails have been sued or investigated for allegedly refusing inmates medication, ignoring their cries for help, and failing to monitor them....
2019-06-18, 23:32

Arizona urges judge against more fines in inmate care suit PHOENIX (AP) — Lawyers representing the Arizona Department of Corrections are urging a judge to not impose a second round of contempt-of-court fines ...
2019-08-21, 21:16

Transgender Rikers inmate found dead allegedly ignored by guards A silent and unresponsive Layleen Polanco — the transgender inmate found dead in her Rikers Island cell last week — was ignored by guards for nearly ...
2019-06-16, 08:00

Texas inmate executed for killing mother, 89, daughter, 71, in 2003 A Texas death row inmate was executed Wednesday for stabbing an 89-year-old woman at least seven times and her 71-year-old daughter at least nine tim...
2019-09-05, 07:00

Royal Enfield Sales Under Pressure, Eicher Motors Profit Falls 21.5 Per Cent The slowdown in the auto industry has hit Royal Enfield hard, with Eicher Motors reporting a more than 21 per cent fall in net profit. Revenue also d...
2019-07-31, 19:48

With potential to boost profits by up to 20 per cent, a woman’s place is at work, says UN labour agency Businesses perform better – sometimes by as much as 20 per cent – when they employ more women in top positions, UN labour experts said on Wednesday, ...
2019-05-22, 22:32

Two-Wheeler Sales August 2019: Hero MotoCorp Registers 20.6 Per Cent Decline India's largest two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp reported a decline of 20.6 per cent in sales for August 2019. The company sold 543,406 units l...
2019-09-02, 19:00

Tesla Delivers Record Number Of Electric Cars In Quarter, Shares Up 7 Per Cent Tesla Inc set a record for quarterly vehicle deliveries in a triumphant response to months of questions about demand for its luxury electric cars, se...
2019-07-03, 15:00

Mahindra Acquires 55 Per Cent Stake In Ride-Hailing Firm Meru Cabs Mahindra & Mahindra will acquire a 55 per cent stake in radio taxi firm Meru Cabs, the company has announced in an exchange filing. The Indian auto g...
2019-09-01, 13:48

Two-Wheeler Sales June 2019: Hero MotoCorp Registers 12 Per Cent Drop Two-wheeler giant Hero MotoCorp reported a decline of 12.49 per cent in total volumes with 616,526 units sold in June 2019. In comparison, the manufa...
2019-07-02, 13:32

Iran enriching uranium to 4.5 per cent, breaking nuclear deal limit: reports Experts warn higher enrichment and a growing stockpile could begin to narrow the one-year window Iran would need to have enough material for an atomi...
2019-07-08, 14:32

Man Utd players working 50 per cent harder under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to rival Liverpool and City Manchester United's players have been forced to up their work rate by 50 per cent as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer plans to implement a high-energy game to ri...
2019-07-22, 01:16

The man in the plastic mask: Disguised Brazil inmate busted in brazen jailbreak A masked Rio de Janeiro inmate dressed as a woman tried to break out of a Brazilian jail this weekend, in a surreal act of derring-do, only to be thw...
2019-08-05, 18:32

Inmate asks court to reconsider salvage yard deaths ruling LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas inmate is asking the state Supreme Court to reconsider its decision upholding his capital murder convictions for...
2019-05-29, 19:48

Bagged lunch sparks inmate fight in courthouse holding cell INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — A dispute over a banana and a cookie apparently sparked a fight between two inmates in a holding cell at a Pennsylvania courthous...
2019-06-11, 14:16

Cops grill inmate suspected of planning David Ortiz shooting A prison inmate in the Dominican Republic may have helped plan the assassination attempt on baseball legend David Ortiz, according to a new report. A...
2019-06-14, 00:16

Brazil Inmate Is Found Dead After a Failed Escape in Daughter’s Clothes Clauvino da Silva tried to escape from prison disguised as his teenage daughter. Days after prison officials publicized the attempt, they said Mr. da...
2019-08-07, 02:00

Freed inmate Cyntoia Brown marries Christian rapper J. Long Freed inmate Cyntoia Brown — who spent 15 years in prison for killing a John when she was a teenage sex trafficking victim — has married Christian ra...
2019-08-13, 07:00

Brazilian inmate, who nearly escaped jail dressed as woman, found hanged A Brazilian inmate, whose masked attempt to break out of jail https://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-crime/the-man-in-the-plastic-mask-disguised-b...
2019-08-07, 00:32

Video shows MCC inmate using illicit phone for Facebook Live broadcast An inmate awaiting trial on murder and conspiracy charges used a cellphone to broadcast a Facebook Live video from inside the same Manhattan lockup w...
2019-08-26, 03:16

New details in case of two corrections officers accused of assisting attack on inmate TUCSON – We are learning new details about the case involving two corrections officers who are accused of assisting with an attack on an inmate...
2019-07-31, 23:00

Wanted Tennessee inmate was caught after being spotted rifling through strangers' refrigerator A Tennessee convict who sparked a five-day manhunt following his prison escape and alleged murder of a correctional administrator last week was captu...
2019-08-12, 04:32

Suzuki Motorcycle Beats Industry Woes, Clocks 18 Per Cent Growth In July 2019 Suzuki Motorcycle India's sales volumes are modest in the world's largest two-wheeler market, but the two-wheeler manufacturer beat industry slowdown...
2019-08-01, 16:16

Two-Wheeler Sales August 2019: Royal Enfield Registers 24 Per Cent Drop; Exports Chennai-based motorcycle maker Royal Enfield reported a decline of 24 per cent in monthly sales for August 2019. The manufacturer sold 52,904 units l...
2019-09-02, 19:00

Two-Wheeler Sales June 2019: Royal Enfield Posts 22 Per Cent Drop In Volumes It is yet another month of disappointing sales for Royal Enfield with the manufacturer reporting a 22 per cent decline in volumes for June 2019. The ...
2019-07-02, 13:32

TIFF 2019 lineup includes 26 Canadian feature films, 50 per cent directed by women Alanis Obomsawin's documentary 'Jordan River Anderson, The Messenger' and Ellen Page's 'There's Something in the Water' are among the titles at TIFF ...
2019-08-01, 00:00

Nicki Minaj pulls out; Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent in for Saudi festival Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent, Future and Tyga have been added to the Jeddah World Fest lineup after Nicki Minaj pulled out of it.   ...
2019-07-18, 09:00

Family of inmate who died of dehydration in jail cell paid $6.75 million settlement Terrill Thomas was discovered dead in his jail cell in 2016 seven days after the water was turned off.        ...
2019-05-29, 21:48

Inmate smiles for photographer after being convicted of breaking into Wayne Newton's mansion A Nevada prison inmate was found guilty Friday of breaking into entertainer Wayne Newton's home twice last year.      ...
2019-06-22, 09:32

Manhunt over: Escaped Tennessee inmate Curtis Ray Watson captured, death penalty possible Curtis Ray Watson, 44, was charged with the murder of a correctional administrator after he escaped in the midst of a 15-year kidnapping sentence. &...
2019-08-12, 22:32

Supreme Court rules for black death row inmate over prosecutor’s racial bias WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court Thursday reversed the conviction of a Mississippi death row inmate who said the state prosecutor repeatedly kicke...
2019-06-22, 03:00

Epstein's New York lockup rare place for inmate suicides, suicide attempts Suicides and attempted suicides among inmates have been rare occurrences at the New York federal detention center where convicted sex offender Jeffre...
2019-08-12, 21:32

A 79-year-old inmate has been linked to more than 60 deaths, making him the most prolific serial killer in US history Mark Rogers/Odessa American via AP, File Authorities announced that a 79-year-old inmate in California has been linked to more than 60 killings in a...
2019-06-10, 00:32

Escaped Georgia inmate wanted in Florida murder case kills himself, police say An armed, escaped Georgia inmate who was named as the prime suspect in the killing of a Florida man earlier this week turned his gun on himself after...
2019-08-22, 02:48

Texas executes inmate in 2010 murder of elderly woman during crime spree A Texas man was executed Tuesday evening for killing a 61-year-old grandmother a decade ago during an eight-day crime spree that included another mur...
2019-09-11, 08:00

Georgia inmate convicted of murdering man who gave him ride outside Walmart in 1996 is executed A last-ditch attempt by Georgia lawyers pleading to the U.S. Supreme Court to prevent a man from being put to death for a 1996 murder failed and he w...
2019-06-21, 08:16

Cricket World Cup: Jason Roy and Jofra Archer fined 15 per cent of England vs Pakistan match fees England pair Jason Roy and Jofra Archer have been fined 15 per cent of their match fee for incidents during Monday's Cricket World Cup defeat to Paki...
2019-06-04, 10:48

Amazon fire: Search engine that uses ad revenue to plant trees around the world sees 1,150 per cent spike A search engine that uses its advertising revenue to plant trees around the world has experienced a 1,150 per cent surge in usage in light of the Ama...
2019-08-27, 13:48

50 Cent, Janet Jackson and others to perform in Saudi Arabia amid criticism of human rights record "It’s profoundly distressing that they have chosen money over morals," Thor Halvorssen, CEO of the Human Rights Foundation, said of the artists set t...
2019-07-18, 20:32

Car Sales August 2019: Tata Motors Registers 58 Per Cent Drop In Passenger Vehicle Volumes The slowdown in the auto sector is gravely affecting manufacturers and Tata Motors is the latest OEM to announce a massive decline in volumes. The co...
2019-09-02, 03:48

Amazon fires: Search engine that uses ad revenue to plant trees around the world sees 1,150 per cent spike A search engine that uses its advertising revenue to plant trees around the world has experienced a 1,150 per cent surge in usage in light of the Ama...
2019-08-27, 11:48

Nobody Asked Trey Songz to Tamper With Power's Theme Song, But 50 Cent Might Be Willing to Bring That Ole Thing Back Despite valiant attempts by friends, girlfriends and family members, I have yet to partake in a single episode of the cultural phenomenon known as Po...
2019-08-27, 00:16

Notre Dame donations coming from regular Americans, French billionaires ‘haven’t paid a cent’ The French billionaires who vowed to donate hundreds of millions of dollars to help rebuild the Notre Dame cathedral “haven’t paid a cent...
2019-06-15, 02:00

Florida inmate with ‘history of violent behavior’ captured after escaping state hospital: police A tattoo-covered Florida inmate “with a history of violent behavior” was recaptured Wednesday, more than 12 hours after he climbed a fence and escape...
2019-09-12, 20:00

Convicted Florida child molester beaten by another inmate and drowned in jail toilet, reports say David Oseas Ramirez was serving a life sentence after being sentenced in 2013 for molesting an 11-year-old girl        ...
2019-08-02, 07:16

Supreme Court throws out murder conviction of black Mississippi death row inmate who has been tried 6 times WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court throws out murder conviction of black Mississippi death row inmate who has been tried 6 times. The post Supreme Court...
2019-06-21, 16:32

2 jail officials fired after Arkansas escape of white supremacist gang leader, other inmate, police say An Arkansas sheriff’s office says it has fired a pair of jail officials following the escape of two inmates last week -- one of which authorities sai...
2019-08-08, 13:00

Tennessee manhunt continues for Curtis Watson, escaped inmate suspected of killing corrections employee The search for a Tennessee convict who allegedly sexually assaulted then murdered a corrections employee before escaping entered its fifth day Sunday...
2019-08-11, 22:00

Manhunt for Tennessee inmate wanted in correctional officer murder, cops warn he's 'extremely dangerous' A manhunt for an escaped Tennessee inmate wanted as a person of interest in the death of corrections employee continued Thursday as officials warned ...
2019-08-09, 03:32

Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent to perform at Saudi Arabia's Jeddah World Fest after Nicki Minaj drops out Janet Jackson, Chris Brown, 50 Cent, Future and Tyga have been added to the lineup for the Jeddah World Fest, the concert in Saudi Arabia that Nicki ...
2019-07-18, 14:48

Car Sales June 2019: Honda Car India Registers 41.4 Per Cent Decline In Sales Honda along with other companies like Tata Motors is optimistic about the future and is looking for any tailwind which can make the sales bounce back...
2019-07-03, 15:00

Two-Wheeler Sales June 2019: TVS Motor Company Sales Slip 6 Per Cent Two-wheeler sales remain flat in the first quarter of the current financial year, but overall sales of TVS Motor Company in June slipped 6.26 per cen...
2019-07-01, 16:32

Car Sales June 2019: Tata Motors Registers 27 Per Cent Drop In Sales The cumulative sales in the domestic market for the April 2019 - June 2019 period stood at 36,945 units which is a drop of 30 per cent compared to 52...
2019-07-01, 18:32

Car Sales August 2019: Toyota Sales Dip 24 Per Cent Amidst Slowdown Toyota Kirloskar Motor registered a sale of 10,701 units in August 2019, witnessing a decline of 24 per cent in domestic sales, as opposed to 14,100 ...
2019-09-01, 15:48

'Power' final season premiere: 50 Cent, Starz cast hit red carpet "Power" took over Madison Square Garden in New York to premiere the final season of the Starz crime drama, with 50 Cent and more hitting the carpet. ...
2019-08-22, 20:48

Car Sales August 2019: Hyundai Motor India Records 16.58 Per Cent De-Growth In Domestic Sales The decline turns out to be even most deterrent for the Korean carmaker which managed with just 3.8 per cent drop last month (July 2019) riding on th...
2019-09-02, 19:00

Mayor 'failing Londoners' as developers dodge 35 per cent affordable homes target Less than a quarter of new developments approved in the capital under Mayor Sadiq Khan have met his affordable housing target, according to fresh ana...
2019-08-02, 11:00

Kylian Mbappe will '200 per cent' remain at PSG next season, insists president Nasser Al-Khelaifi Kylian Mbappe may have hinted back in May he could be tempted by a new project to satisfy his burgeoning desire for more responsibility, but Paris Sa...
2019-06-17, 19:16

Paris Jackson Slams 50 Cent for Dissing Michael Jackson Paris Jackson has a few words for 50 Cent. The 21-year-old star clapped back at the 44-year-old rapper after he took a dig at her late father Michae...
2019-09-07, 13:32

'Power' premiere: 50 Cent performs, Starz cast celebrates final season in New York The final season premiere of "Power" got a hometown sendoff at Madison Square Garden, with the entire cast in attendance and a performance by 50 Cent...
2019-08-22, 20:48

A federal appeals court threw out 5-cent 'Forever Stamp' price hike. Will prices now drop? A federal appeals court threw out a 5-cent hike to the price of a first class stamp that went into effect in January.      ...
2019-09-14, 04:00

White supremacist gang leader used 'dummy bodies' to escape from jail with other inmate The inmates, Wesley Gullett and Christopher Sanderson, faced federal charges and were considered armed and dangerous, federal authorities said. ...
2019-08-01, 19:32

Arsenal flop Denis Suarez 'wasn't even 50 per cent fit' when he arrived at Emirates Denis Suarez has branded his half-season stint at Arsenal as a "year to forget", claiming he was "less than 50 per cent fit" upon arrival at the Emir...
2019-06-13, 15:32

MLS star on US gun violence: 'More needs to be done' When Alejandro Bedoya woke up on Sunday to news of another mass shooting in the US, the second within 13 hours, he said it ran non-stop through his m...
2019-08-07, 11:00

Gun violence is down in the Bay Area – but not everywhere In the latest update on our Guns and Lies in America project, we look at some of the data that doesn’t fit with recent promising trends It’s been a l...
2019-07-23, 20:32

The 100 once again wonders if war and violence is necessary for survival The 100 has, pretty much from the beginning, been a show with a fair amount of weird mythology. There’s been a lot of surprises along the way, a lot ...
2019-06-12, 08:48

An Epidemic of Violence We Never Discuss Rachel Louise Snyder’s “No Visible Bruises” recounts the horror of domestic violence in all its forms and argues for a more systematic approach to th...
2019-06-07, 14:48

Walking For A Hope To End Gun Violence LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The color orange is worn in honor of National Gun Violence Awareness Day. A place touched by a deadly shooting five y...
2019-06-09, 05:00

Red Flag Laws Won't End Gun Violence Following the El Paso and Dayton shootings, almost every politician is desperate to look like they’re taking decisive action on gun violence. And it ...
2019-08-09, 19:00

Alejandro Bedoya on US gun violence: 'More needs to be done' When Alejandro Bedoya woke up on Sunday to news of another mass shooting in the US, the second within 13 hours, he said it ran non-stop through his m...
2019-08-06, 21:32

Dad’s in Prison. Mom Was on Parole. He’s Running for D.A. In San Francisco, Chesa Boudin, whose parents were in the radical Weather Underground, wants to join the growing ranks of prosecutors who have direct...
2019-05-24, 13:16

El Chapo is already on his way to supermax prison Don’t let the door hit you on the way out, Shorty. The feds wasted no time in getting rid of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman — toss...
2019-07-18, 01:32

Video games do not cause violence – but makers do need to think about it There is no compelling evidence that games cause real-life bloodshed, but the industry must address its attitude to guns and conflict, or risk being ...
2019-08-07, 15:00

Germany calls for 'immediate' end to Sudan violence Violence in Sudan "cannot be justified," the German Foreign Ministry said after the military killed numerous peaceful protesters in Khartoum. The UN ...
2019-06-04, 06:32

| 300 000 flee violence in northeast DR Congo: UN More than 300 000 people have fled violence and inter-ethnic attacks in northeastern areas of the Democratic Republic of Congo in the past two weeks,...
2019-06-18, 19:00

35 dead in Sudan after violence over sit-in protests Sudanese security forces used live ammunition Monday to break up a sit-in protest against military rule, killing at least nine people and wounding se...
2019-06-04, 05:48

Violence against Christians on the rise in Africa The African continent is seeing an increasing number of violent attacks on Christians. Church representatives are particularly at risk of being targe...
2019-06-14, 04:48

Trudeau: Violence against indigenous women often ignored TORONTO (AP) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the disappearances and deaths of indigenous women in Canada have too often been treated as...
2019-06-03, 19:00

Friday is National Gun Violence Awareness Day TUCSON – According to Everytown, a group working to end gun violence, 100 Americans are killed with guns every day. Groups across the nation ar...
2019-06-07, 15:48

The CDC Could Totally Study Gun Violence—It Just Needs Money Congress clarified last year that the CDC can use its budget for gun research, after decades of effectively banning it. But Democrats are still fight...
2019-08-08, 04:00

CNN hosts a town hall on gun violence As Americans process last weekend's mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, CNN is holding a town hall-style event to explore what can be done about th...
2019-08-08, 00:00

Several killed in Brazil jail violence Clashes between rival inmates in a prison in northwestern Brazil have killed more than a dozen people. The jail was the same one where 56 people died...
2019-05-27, 11:32

What Are Red Flag Laws and Do They Help Curb Gun Violence? Over the weekend, at least 31 people were killed in mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, just days after similar acts of gun violence i...
2019-08-07, 23:32

More than 50 shot in weekend violence in Chicago Chicago police say more than 50 people were shot, eight of them fatally, in gun violence over the weekend. Two people were stabbed to death, bringing...
2019-06-04, 01:01

UN: Nearly 71 million now displaced by war, violence at home A record 71 million people have been displaced worldwide from war, persecution and other violence, the U.N. refugee agency said Wednesday, an increas...
2019-06-19, 08:00

9 dead in Sudan after violence over sit-in protests Sudanese security forces used live ammunition Monday to break up a sit-in protest against military rule, killing at least nine people and wounding se...
2019-06-03, 14:48

Out of prison after 23 years, thanks to his mother and a documentary Kevin Ott released after getting a life sentence under Oklahoma’s three strikes law for non-violent drug-related convictions, which was partially rep...
2019-08-07, 21:00

AP Debrief: Ex-officer sent to prison in Minn. A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed woman who had called 911 apologized to her family on Friday. A judge brushed off a...
2019-06-10, 22:00

Nobody Cares About Your FICO Score in Prison Cyber-incompetence isn’t a crime, and identity thieves rarely get caught. But now a least one senior executive, former Equifax U.S. Information Solut...
2019-07-01, 18:00

Romania’s Most Powerful Man Is Sent to Prison for Corruption Liviu Dragnea, the head of the governing Social Democrats, was ordered to start serving a three and a half year sentence. His party was also handed a...
2019-05-27, 19:00

The Most Honest Man in College Basketball Is Going to Prison In mob trials, prosecutors flipped the underlings to nail the bosses. In college basketball’s corruption trial, the small players are taking big hits...
2019-05-22, 17:48

Cyntoia Brown released from prison Cyntoia Brown was released from prison early Wednesday morning after being granted clemency in January by then-Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam, according ...
2019-08-08, 00:00

| Man who killed three Muslims gets life in prison An American who killed three Muslims in February 2015 out of what police first called a parking dispute but now admit was driven by hate has been sen...
2019-06-14, 04:16

Prison experts reveal exactly what they would have done with Epstein Even before his first suspected suicide attempt last month, Jeffrey Epstein was perhaps the most vulnerable man in the federal jail system:...
2019-08-11, 23:32

How to move on from a prison record when you’re looking for work Spend 20 minutes with 36-year-old Ashish Prashar and you’ll find it hard to believe that he was ever incarcerated. The Upper West Side executive’s re...
2019-08-26, 03:48

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days in prison A federal judge in Boston sentenced actress Felicity Huffman on Friday to 14 days in prison, a $30,000 fine, 250 hours of community service and a yea...
2019-09-14, 03:00

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence might end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb ...
2019-06-22, 16:32

| Nearly 300 000 flee jihadist violence in Burkina Faso - UN Jihadist violence in Burkina Faso has forced nearly 300 000 people to flee their homes and stopped half a million getting access to health care, the ...
2019-09-10, 17:32

Burkina Faso Wracked by Escalating Violence A once-stable country is plagued by extremists pouring over its northern border, restive farmers and herdsmen battling for land, and militias bent on...
2019-05-21, 15:48

Hero's Welcome For Bailed-Out Accused In UP Violence That Killed Cop Six men arrested for inciting violence that led to the murder of a police inspector in Bulandshahr last December, were welcomed with garlands by memb...
2019-08-25, 17:48

How Sudan’s Army Will Share Power Following Violence It took months of mass protests and cost scores of lives, but Sudan is edging closer to what opponents of ousted President Omar al-Bashir demanded wh...
2019-08-22, 23:48

Sahuarita man arrested in domestic violence altercation SAHUARITA, Ariz. – A 31-year-old man was arrested in Sahuarita Sunday evening after the person was allegedly involved in a domestic violence al...
2019-06-11, 02:32

Far-right violence is on the rise. Where is the outrage? | Owen Jones Politicians and media outlets seem happy to fuel the hate-filled ideologies of a once-despised and tiny minorityMohammed Saleem was murdered by a ter...
2019-08-22, 16:48

DA: Gay couples shouldn't get domestic violence protection A Tennessee district attorney is facing calls for an investigation after saying gay people shouldn't receive domestic violence protections, arguing t...
2019-06-06, 23:32

UK concerned at latest Hong Kong violence The British government is concerned about the latest violence in Hong Kong and wants calm from all sides, a spokesman for British Prime Minister Bori...
2019-08-12, 13:32

Owensboro man wants to stop town’s growing violence OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — An Owensboro man is trying to bring residents together to stop the town’s growing violence. The Owensboro Messenger-Inqui...
2019-06-14, 19:32

Hong Kong violence becoming more serious, but government in control, says Lam Violence in Hong Kong's anti-government protests is becoming more serious but the government is confident it can handle the crisis itself, the embatt...
2019-08-27, 13:48

| Ethiopia: At least 17 killed during violence over Sidama autonomy At least 17 people have been killed in clashes between Ethiopian security forces and activists seeking a new autonomous region for their Sidama ethni...
2019-07-21, 13:32

City holds first pride parade despite far-right violence A Polish city celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ equality march on Saturday, but it struck a starkly different tone to the joyous and hedonistic affairs...
2019-07-21, 18:00

Factbox: Recent U.S. corporate responses to gun violence A series of mass shootings in the United States, including one each in Texas and Ohio last month that killed 31 people, once again has revived a nati...
2019-09-04, 12:00

Shooting survivor to focus on reducing gun violence CINCINNATI (AP) — A bank executive who survived 12 gunshots says she is going to make reducing gun violence her life’s mission. Whitney Austin ...
2019-06-13, 09:32

How did one of the safest cities in the world descend into violence? Hong Kong is an extremely safe city, but in recent years, simmering tensions over the city's political future have created an underlying sense of une...
2019-06-13, 10:00

This summer basketball league is a D.C. staple. Gun violence may end it. There is concern that recent neighborhood shootings could force the shutting down of the popular Goodman League, which is credited with helping curb ...
2019-06-22, 16:32

Chinese paper says HK demonstrators now have no excuse for violence Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam's withdrawal of a controversial extradition bill that had sparked widespread protests was an olive branch that leaves dem...
2019-09-05, 03:32

Paris protests violence against women in France Emmanuel Macron won the French presidency in part by pledging bold measures to end violence against women. But with deadly violence growing in France...
2019-07-07, 01:16

Schumer says addressing gun violence will be top Dem priority this fall Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said pressuring Republicans to act on gun violence will be a top priority this fall for Democrats, according to ...
2019-09-05, 16:00

Centre Proposes Legislation Over Violence Against Doctors The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has proposed a legislation to address the issue of violence against healthcare professionals and damage to ...
2019-09-03, 06:00

A Murderer Deemed Too Old for Violence Was Just Convicted of Another Killing The 77-year-old man, who was free despite a long history of violence against women, was convicted of an attack nearly identical to his killing of his...
2019-07-19, 18:16

No link between video games and violence, studies say NEW YORK (AP) — Do video games trigger violent behavior? Scientific studies have found no link. But the persistent theory is back in the headlines fo...
2019-08-07, 07:00

Phillies' Herrera arrested for domestic violence Officers found the 20-year-old girlfriend of Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera with "visible signs of injury to her arms and neck that was sustained...
2019-05-29, 01:32

UN Assembly remembers victims of violence against religion UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly has adopted a resolution designating Aug. 22 as the International Day Commemorating the Victims of Ac...
2019-05-29, 02:00

Nearly 71 million displaced by war, violence at home, UN report says A record 71 million people have been displaced worldwide from war, persecution and other violence, the U.N. refugee agency said, an increase of more ...
2019-06-19, 09:48

New Jersey enacts 3 gun violence intervention laws TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey on Monday enacted three laws designed to help victims of gun violence avoid becoming hurt again by firearms or seeking out...
2019-08-06, 18:00

U.N.: 71 million displaced worldwide by war, violence, persecution Nearly 71 million people have been displaced by war, violence and persecution worldwide last year, the largest number recorded in the United Nation's...
2019-06-19, 10:00

Dear Walmart C.E.O.: You Have the Power to Curb Gun Violence. Do It. Walmart, the country’s largest retailer and seller of guns, should use its vast economic leverage to force corporate America to confront shooting dea...
2019-08-06, 03:32

DA: Gay couples shouldn’t get domestic violence protection NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee district attorney is facing calls for an investigation after saying gay people shouldn’t receive domestic v...
2019-06-06, 19:48

WNBA bans Williams 10 games for dom. violence The Sparks' Riquna Williams, who was charged last December on felony counts for allegedly striking an ex-girlfriend and then threatening another pers...
2019-07-17, 01:48

Kasich on gun violence: 'We need leadership at all levels of both parties' Former Ohio Governor John Kasich took members of both parties to task on Sunday for failing to take action to prevent mass shootings such as the ones...
2019-08-05, 08:16

Can Chicago's new mayor stop the bloodshed from gun violence? Some are hopeful that Lori Lightfoot can succeed where her immediate predecessors did not – but others are concerned she has reverted to failed ‘get ...
2019-08-01, 09:32

Violence escalates in Zimbabwe over banned protests Tensions between Zimbabwe's main opposition party and President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government escalated into violence in the country's capital on F...
2019-08-20, 06:48

Violence Makes Mexico an Unwelcoming Refuge As the Trump administration tries to get Mexico to declare itself a “safe third country” for Central American asylum seekers, some U.S.-bound Mexican...
2019-06-07, 14:48

The Dangers of Linking Gun Violence and Mental Illness After repeated exposure to a piece of information, people will start assuming it’s true, whether or not it actually is, simply because they&rsq...
2019-08-08, 21:32

Walmart Examines Role in Confronting Gun Violence Walmart’s chief executive said he was rethinking the company’s role in confronting gun violence in the wake of two deadly shootings at Walmart stores...
2019-08-08, 12:32

Man dead after domestic violence dispute in Tucson TUCSON –A man is dead after a domestic violence incident on the east side Monday night. Police say the suspect, a man in his 20’s, allegedly walked i...
2019-06-18, 22:32

Papua New Guinea: More than 20 killed in tribal violence More than 20 people including pregnant women and children have been killed in Papua New Guinea due to a recent outbreak of tribal violence in the Pac...
2019-07-10, 15:00

50 Cent on why 'Power' hasn't won more awards: 'I'd like to say it's racial' "I'd like to say it's racial," says 50 Cent about why "Power," the top-rated series on Starz, hasn't been recognized by the Emmys. &...
2019-07-31, 22:32

After two escapes, 'El Chapo' may go to Supermax prison to avoid a third Joaquin Guzman, the convicted Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo, has escaped twice from maximum security prisons in Mexico, once by digging a mile-...
2019-07-17, 16:32

Indiana man gets more than 8 years in prison in terror case INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A suburban Indianapolis man who pleaded guilty to trying to join the Islamic State group overseas has been sentenced to eight yea...
2019-06-22, 01:00

Genovese boss’ son should get at least 2 years in prison: prosecutors The son of infamous bathrobe-wearing crime boss Vincent “The Chin” Gigante should serve no less than two years in prison for extorting a ...
2019-07-16, 22:01

Physician assistant gets prison for prescription kickbacks CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A former physician assistant has been sentenced to four years in prison for receiving more than $49,000 from a drug manufacturer...
2019-06-04, 18:16

He Emerged From Prison a Potent Symbol of H.I.V. Criminalization Michael L. Johnson, a gay athlete convicted of not disclosing his H.I.V. status to sexual partners, was released 25 years early and has become a galv...
2019-07-14, 16:00

BNP Paribas backs away from U.S. private prison industry France's BNP Paribas SA on Friday said it will no longer finance U.S. private prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from a sect...
2019-07-13, 05:00

DDoS Attacker Will Spend Two Years In Prison One of the men behind a series of 2013 attacks on games like League of Legends and DOTA 2 has been sentenced to 27 months in jail, and must pay $95,0...
2019-07-04, 03:48

Mexico’s El Chapo sentenced to life in prison NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo. (all times local): 10:10 a.m. The notorious Mexican drug kin...
2019-07-17, 17:16

Mall of America attacker gets 19 years in prison A man who threw a 5-year-old boy from a third-floor balcony at the Mall of America in Minnesota has been sentenced to 19 years in prison. (June 3) &...
2019-06-04, 01:01

Kid Galahad: ‘I would be dead or in prison without Brendan Ingle’ Matt Bozeat on the lessons Kid Galahad has learned from the Ingle gym The post Kid Galahad: ‘I would be dead or in prison without Brendan Ingle...
2019-06-10, 19:48

I left prison a virgin after 28 years. Now I am struggling to have sex I have met two women since my release and been unable to perform. I am convinced that years of masturbating has ruined meI was released from prison l...
2019-07-08, 12:16

David Crosby on kicking drugs in prison: ‘S - - tty way to do it’ Considering his drug addiction, prison stint and health issues — diabetes, a couple heart attacks and a liver transplant necessitated from hepatitis ...
2019-07-19, 09:16

Prosecutors want El Chapo to rot in prison for life — plus 30 years Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman should be sentenced to life behind bars — plus 30 years, according to prosecutors. Guzm...
2019-07-11, 13:16

Massachusetts man gets 40 years in prison for raping 2 girls SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man described by a prosecutor as a “monster pedophile” has been sentenced to up to 40 years in ...
2019-06-28, 15:32

Alleged 1MDB Co-Conspirators Sentenced to Prison Two prominent figures in a global Malaysian sovereign-wealth fund scandal were convicted of financial crimes and sentenced to prison in Abu Dhabi, ac...
2019-06-16, 12:00

2 men get prison for Auschwitz slain sheep protest WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A Polish court has sentenced two Belarusian men to prison for organizing a 2017 stunt in which young adults stripped naked at A...
2019-05-28, 15:48

Former El Chapo associate sentenced to 28 years in prison CHICAGO — A federal judge in Chicago sentenced a former lieutenant to Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo ” Guzman to 28 years in prison ...
2019-08-07, 10:00

Former Baltimore officer in corrupt unit goes to prison BALTIMORE (AP) — A former Baltimore police officer accused of committing crimes as part of a corrupt department unit has been sentenced to prison. ...
2019-05-29, 02:00

| More than 100 killed in air strike on Yemen prison: Red Cross More than 100 people are believed to have been killed in an air strike by the Saudi-led military coalition on a detention centre in Yemen, says the I...
2019-09-02, 00:16

Cyntoia Brown Is Freed From Prison in Tennessee Ms. Brown, 31, was sentenced to life in prison for killing a man while she was a teenage sex trafficking victim. She was granted clemency in January....
2019-08-07, 16:00

Prominent columnist in Turkey is released from prison ISTANBUL (AP) — A prominent Turkish journalist sent back to prison Wednesday in connection with convictions for terror charges handed last year to an...
2019-05-29, 21:32

Florida man who knowingly spread HIV gets 10 years in prison A Pensacola man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for having sex without notifying his partners that he was HIV positive.    &...
2019-07-31, 18:16

Pelosi says she wants to see Trump 'in prison' but not impeached – live The House speaker is reportedly under pressure from the judiciary committee chair to impeach the presidentSign up for the US briefing and get a new p...
2019-06-06, 15:48

Wrongfully convicted man who served 45 years in prison to get $1.5M A Michigan man who spent 45 years behind bars for a crime he didn’t commit — the longest a wrongfully convicted person has ever served in Ameri...
2019-05-22, 17:32

Man who served 36 years in prison for stealing $50 to be released An Alabama man who spent 36 years behind bars for stealing $50.75 from a bakery will soon be a free man — and apologized to a judge this week f...
2019-08-30, 20:16

Trump says he may commute Rod Blagojevich’s prison sentence The former Illinois governor was convicted of trying to sell then-President Barack Obama’s vacated Senate seat, as well as other campaign finance vio...
2019-08-08, 12:32

Man went to prison posing as his dead brother. Here's what happens next When he was arrested, Kevin Lee Gray told authorities he was Sammie Lee Gray. The discrepancy was discovered as he was about to be released on parole...
2019-08-19, 20:48

He was a five-star recruit and an NFL prospect. Now he's in prison Also this week: *The* Ohio State University makes a silly request, helmets are making waves in the NFL and all the biggest moments you need to see. ...
2019-08-18, 18:16

'American Taliban' to be released from prison Thursday John Walker Lindh, the American captured in Afghanistan in 2001 fighting for the Taliban and vilified as a national traitor, is to be released early ...
2019-05-22, 23:32

Over 100 Killed In Air Strike On Yemen Prison: Report More than 100 people are believed to have been killed in an air strike by the Saudi-led military coalition on a detention centre in Yemen, the Intern...
2019-09-02, 02:16

Former Long Island man exonerated after 33 years in prison A former Long Island man who spent 33 years in prison for the attempted rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl was exonerated during an emotional cour...
2019-05-22, 22:00

The Prison Holding Jeffrey Epstein Wasn't Even Trying, Huh With every piece of new information that seeps out about Jeffrey Epstein’s death at a federal New York City prison this past weekend, the prison’s op...
2019-08-14, 23:00

Commutation of Blagojevich prison sentence on hold The potential commutation of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's federal prison sentence has been put on hold amid White House officials' fears of...
2019-08-13, 04:32

Hawaii man sentences himself to 5 years in prison for burglary A man facing six months behind bars in a burglary case in Hawaii asked for -- and received -- a sentence that will keep him locked up for five years....
2019-08-10, 08:32

California court: Prison pot is OK _ if inmates don’t inhale SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A California appeals court says it’s legal to have small amounts of marijuana in prison — so long as inmates don̵...
2019-06-13, 09:32

Patient who ordered THC chocolates gets four years in prison GENEVA, Ill. — A suburban Chicago cancer patient who ordered a 42-pound (19-kilogram) package of THC-infused chocolates from a California dispensary ...
2019-06-06, 14:48

| 'El Chapo' enters US supermax prison in Colorado Fallen Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was locked at the ADX federal maximum security prison in the US state of Colorado, where he will s...
2019-07-20, 13:00

'AK-47 Bandit' sentenced in Nebraska to 35 years in prison A Montana man dubbed the AK-47 bandit and accused of holding up banks in several states over a five-year period has been sentenced in a Nebraska fede...
2019-06-05, 23:48

84-year-old ‘Oxy Doc’ fights to stay out of prison during appeal Defense attorneys for the 84-year-old man busted for flooding Manhattan with opioids — earning him the moniker “Oxy Doc” — are begging a ...
2019-07-23, 22:48

Why the Brazil Prison Massacre Was a ‘Tragedy Foretold’ The deadliest prison massacre in Brazil in decades shows how powerful drug gangs have come to control the country’s overcrowded, underfunded prisons....
2019-07-31, 18:00

Pelosi tells Dems she wants to see Trump ‘in prison’ Speaker Nancy Pelosi told senior Democrats that she’d like to see President Donald Trump “in prison” as she clashed with House Judiciary Chairman Jer...
2019-06-06, 06:32

Ex-officer gets prison for breaking arrested man’s nose SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A former Massachusetts police officer has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for elbowing a man he had arrested i...
2019-06-21, 16:32

Why Brazil has been so prone to deadly prison riots Monday’s prison riot in Brazil that killed at least 57 people was only the latest spasm of horrific violence there, and experts fear it is part of a ...
2019-07-31, 19:32

4 more inmates die in Brazil following deadly prison clash Brazilian authorities say four inmates allegedly involved in deadly clash between prison gangs have died of asphyxiation while being transferred to a...
2019-07-31, 20:32

Australia proposes new laws to keep extremists in prison The Australian government has introduced legislation to Parliament that would give authorities more power to keep extremists behind bars after they h...
2019-08-01, 08:32

Ex-USC assistant Bland avoids prison after plea Former USC assistant Tony Bland was sentenced to 100 hours of community service and two years of probation after pleading guilty to bribery conspirac...
2019-06-05, 19:00

Arizona man sentenced to prison for domestic assault PHOENIX – Federal prosecutors say an Oak Springs, Arizona man is headed to prison in connection with a domestic assault case. Shaun Gui Hale, 3...
2019-05-21, 18:16

Man sent to prison for urinating in Memphis cereal factory MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man has been sentenced to 10 months in prison for urinating on a Kellogg’s cereal conveyor belt at a Memphis ...
2019-05-30, 11:16

MS-13 member gets 55 years in prison in quadruple slaying An MS-13 street gang member has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for his role in the brutal massacre of four young men on New York's Long Island....
2019-06-13, 03:32

His Victim’s Sisters Said He Should Be Released From Prison. Now He’s a Free Man. With the support of prosecutors and relatives of his victim, Angelo Robinson, who was serving a life sentence for murder, was freed early from an Ohi...
2019-08-02, 05:32

4 More Inmates Die in Brazil After Deadly Prison Clash The authorities did not reveal the motive for the clash, only confirming that it was a fight between criminal groups, a day after 58 inmates were kil...
2019-08-01, 13:48

Fourteen arrests after two murdered and three injured in 12 hours of violence Fourteen arrests have been made after a day of violence in London which saw two teenagers killed within minutes of each other and another three men s...
2019-06-15, 10:48

Syria violence interrupts food distribution in some areas Syrian warplanes have struck rebel-held towns and villages in the country's northwest as the World Food Program says weekslong violence has hampered ...
2019-06-11, 20:16

Complaint filed of police violence against Russian reporter A lawyer for a prominent Russian journalist detained on charges of drug dealing has filed a complaint with the country's top investigative body, sayi...
2019-06-09, 14:32

Candidate Swalwell to hold Las Vegas meeting on gun violence LAS VEGAS (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate and California Rep. Eric Swalwell plans to meet Wednesday with people affected by gun violence in ...
2019-06-12, 08:48

Hong Kong activists warn of violence if protests are ignored Young people say they feel they have no choice but to become more radical: ‘They never listen’Brian Chan, a 23-year-old university graduate, was havi...
2019-06-15, 02:16

Carrie Lam, Hong Kong Leader, Condemns Violence Protesters had mostly cleared out of the Legislative Council building after three hours of occupation. Then a cordon of riot police used tear gas and...
2019-07-02, 01:16

"Look To India's Leaders To Condemn Violence Based On Religion": US The Trump administration wants the Indian government to swiftly condemn the acts of violence based on religion and hold the perpetrators accountable,...
2019-06-12, 23:32

David Ortiz Is a Victim of the Violence He Thought He Had Escaped Ortiz has described growing up surrounded by violence in the Dominican Republic, and he became a victim this week despite being one of the country’s ...
2019-06-12, 15:32

Gun violence in Agua Prieta continues, 4 more deaths reported DOUGLAS, Ariz. – Four more deaths have been reported resulting from the gun violence in the town of Agua Prieta, Sonora. According to the Cochi...
2019-06-14, 22:32

Mexico’s vigilantes: violence and displacement – a photo essay In southern Mexico, a toxic mix of gangs, vigilantes and cartels is fuelling rising violence. ‘Community police’ or ‘self-defence’ groups, often accu...
2019-07-02, 13:48

Tear gas and blast bombs as violence flares in Brazil Riot police in Brazil have clashed with demonstrators exchanging volleys of tear gas and fireworks during a day of protest venting frustration at the...
2019-06-15, 17:32

Ethiopia's ethnic violence shows Abiy's vulnerability Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed looks increasingly vulnerable as he faces deep divisions in the ruling coalition, simmering ethnic conflicts and...
2019-07-01, 18:32

Tennessee Prosecutor to Same-Sex Couples: No Domestic Violence Protections for You! The top prosecutor in Coffee County, Tenn., a man charged with protecting the rights and enforcing the law on behalf of all the people in his jurisdi...
2019-06-06, 08:00

Germany records small uptick in far-right extremist violence Violent crimes motivated by xenophobia rose slightly in Germany last year, the country's domestic intelligence agency has reported. The agency has be...
2019-06-27, 18:48

‘Words must never be met with violence’ urges UN, following Taliban threat to journalists   Following last week’s public threats by Taliban militants to deliberately target media outlets in Afghanistan, the United Nations mission chief in th...
2019-06-27, 21:00

Pro-Trump Reddit channel ‘quarantined’ over threats of violence Visitors to r/The_Donald on Reddit see a warning page explaining that the subreddit has been "quarantined" over "significant issues with reporting an...
2019-06-27, 22:48

Migrants face violence as US makes them wait in Mexico CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AP) — Migrants who are being forced to wait in Mexico while they try to win asylum in the U.S. complain they are being subject...
2019-06-27, 23:16

ILO adopts #MeToo treaty against violence and harassment at work The International Labour Organization (ILO) on Friday adopted a new global treaty against violence and harassment in the workplace, sparked by the wo...
2019-06-21, 14:16

Smoking at home a form of domestic violence, Thailand says Authorities in Thailand are facing backlash after introducing a new law that will classify smoking in households as a form or domestic abuse, or viol...
2019-06-28, 02:48

Suspected Sacramento cop-killer had history of domestic violence The man accused of shooting and killing a rookie Sacramento, Calif., police officer Wednesday evening had been accused of domestic violence on severa...
2019-06-21, 08:16

African Union suspends Sudan over violence against protesters Expulsion heaps pressure on military rulers to establish civilian-led transitional authoritySudan has been suspended from the African Union (AU) amid...
2019-06-06, 19:48

38 dead in latest intercommunal violence in central Mali BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A pair of attacks on ethnic Dogon villages in central Mali has left at least 38 people dead in the latest intercommunal violence ...
2019-06-19, 16:16

Nearly 71 Million People Have Been Displaced by War and Other Violence, the U.N.’s Refugee Agency Says (GENEVA) — A record 71 million people have been displaced worldwide by war, persecution and other violence, the U.N. refugee agency said Wednes...
2019-06-19, 11:48

Fears of violence as Sudan gets ready for 'million man' march Generals urged not to hurt protesters who plan to pour on to streets of KhartoumKhartoum is bracing itself for a mass protest against Sudan’s ruling ...
2019-06-30, 11:32

Pakistan to create 1,000 courts to tackle violence against women Chief justice says in televised speech that abuse survivors will be able to ‘speak their heart without any fear’Pakistan is to set up more than 1,000...
2019-06-20, 03:48

More than 300,000 flee Congo violence, complicating Ebola fight: U.N. More than 300,000 people have fled inter-ethnic violence in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo since early June, complicating the tracing and ...
2019-06-18, 12:48

War at home: how Big Little Lies deftly dissects domestic violence In the second season of the HBO drama, a nuanced depiction of surviving a violent marriage artfully evokes a form of PTSDBig Little Lies is a beautif...
2019-06-17, 18:16

Outbreak Of Gun Violence In Louisville This Weekend: 11 Shot Within 24 hours LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) – 11 people were shot within 24 hours in Louisville this weekend. Police say two people were killed and the other 9 ar...
2019-06-16, 23:48

Guatemala votes for new president as gang violence soars Ending gang violence has become a priority for citizens in Guatemala, a country with one of the highest homicide rates in the world. One top candidat...
2019-06-16, 19:16

Middle schools can help prevent teen dating violence (Reuters Health) - Middle schools that offer a comprehensive dating violence prevention program in every grade may have fewer youth involved in abusi...
2019-06-06, 01:48

Countries are turning off the internet to stop violence. Does it work? Governments are increasingly shutting down access to the internet in an effort to curb organised violence. But evidence shows it usually makes things...
2019-07-31, 18:32

One Man Could Decide Washington’s Response to Gun Violence: Mitch McConnell After President Trump stopped short of a broad legislative response to the weekend’s massacres, lawmakers in both parties said Mr. McConnell held the...
2019-08-06, 04:48

Joe Biden says video games may play role in gun violence Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden agreed with President Trump’s sentiments Monday that violence in video games could be connected with risi...
2019-08-06, 07:00

Late night slams Congress for inaction on gun violence See what all of the late night hosts, from Stephen Colbert to Jimmy Kimmel, had to say about gun violence in America in the wake of the shootings in ...
2019-08-06, 17:32

Brownsville gets $9M in anti-violence funds following wild shoot-out A longtime crime-ridden Brooklyn neighborhood is getting $9 million from City Hall for safety measures in wake of a wild shoot-out at a packed block ...
2019-08-07, 08:32

Odubel Herrera Arrested For Suspected Domestic Violence Multiple outlets are reporting that Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera was arrested Monday night after police responded to a report of d...
2019-05-28, 20:48

Hong Kong leader Lam says priority is to stop violence Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says her priority is to “stop the violence” rather than make political concessions as the city’s 2-month-long protest mov...
2019-08-09, 16:00

"BJP Suffered Political Untouchability, Violence": PM Modi After Mega Win Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his party, the BJP, has had to contend with twin challenges - political untouchability and political violence...
2019-05-27, 12:16

Tackling gun violence in Arizona since 2011 Tucson shooting PHOENIX- On January 8, 2011, Tucson experienced a mass shooting when a gunman opened fire at a U.S. Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Congress On Your...
2019-08-10, 06:00

Walmart removes images of violence in stores after shooting FILE = In this Dec. 15, 2010 file photo, a view of the entertainment section of a Wal-Mart store is seen in Alexandria, Va. Walmart is taking down al...
2019-08-10, 06:00

Democrats in Iowa Offer Plans to Combat Gun Violence In the wake of the mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, Democratic presidential candidates on Saturday emphasized the urgent need to confront gun vi...
2019-08-10, 18:00

Trump blames shootings on 'glorification of violence' – video Donald Trump has blamed ‘the glorification of violence’ in a speech that identified video games, the internet and mental illness – but not guns – as ...
2019-08-06, 04:16

Opinion: MLS right not to punish Alejandro Bedoya for speaking out against gun violence MLS chose on Monday not to discipline the Philadelphia Union's Alejandro Bedoya, who used an on-field microphone to make a plea for gun control...
2019-08-06, 02:48

'This Isn't a Mystery': Dayton Gunman Had Documented Obsession With Violence Memorials now line the streets of Dayton, Ohio,’s historic Oregon District, just one day after a masked gunman shot and killed nine people early Sund...
2019-08-06, 02:16

Conspiracy theories like QAnon could fuel 'extremist' violence, FBI says Social media companies could lessen threat with ‘significant’ crackdown on related content, bureau saysThe FBI has identified prominent conspiracy th...
2019-08-02, 06:16

'How is this not inciting violence?': gun shop billboard targets the Squad North Carolina billboard calls congresswomen ‘The 4 Horsemen’ in what anti-gun violence advocates call an incitement to violenceA gun shop in North C...
2019-08-02, 06:16

The Latest: Barr in Alaska to talk about Native violence ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Attorney General William Barr’s visit to Alaska (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Tribal representatives...
2019-05-30, 03:48

Ex-Jaguars linebacker arrested on domestic violence charge JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Former Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Blair Brown has been arrested on a domestic violence charge. Brown turned himself in...
2019-05-30, 01:32

Pope condemns spate of U.S. gun violence, prays for victims Pope Francis on Sunday condemned attacks on "defenseless people" in a spate of gun violence in three American states, including one that killed 20 pe...
2019-08-04, 23:16

El Paso lands in crossfire of debates over gun violence and immigration The artist had planned to unveil his mural on Sunday at a community event in El Paso, the latest of his works to celebrate the life of his murdered s...
2019-08-05, 09:48

El Paso lands in heart of debates over gun violence and immigration Artist Manuel Oliver had planned to unveil his mural on Sunday at a community event in El Paso, the latest of his works to celebrate the life of his ...
2019-08-05, 11:48

MLS star calls out Congress on gun violence after scoring goal WASHINGTON — Alejandro Bedoya made a statement about gun violence in the nation’s capital. After scoring the opening goal in the Philadelphia U...
2019-08-05, 15:32

Chicago Has Its Worst Weekend of Gun Violence in 2019 as 7 Are Killed Another 52 people were wounded by gunfire throughout Chicago from Friday evening to Sunday, as much of the nation’s attention was focused on shooting...
2019-08-06, 01:16

Duplicity, Grace and Violence: New Spanish-Language Fiction One novel transports readers to 1970s Spain, roiled by the Basque militants; another is about a Spanish-born MI6 agent; a third follows a political p...
2019-08-06, 01:48

Afghans deported from Germany face violence, other perils Since 2016, Germany has deported about 600 Afghans whose applications for asylum were rejected. When they land, they are given €150 and left to fend ...
2019-05-26, 16:16

Reports Of Violence In J&K, Centre Must Come Clean, Says Rahul Gandhi A meeting of the Congress' top decision-making body to appoint its next chief was briefly halted after reports of "violence and deaths" emerged from ...
2019-08-11, 01:32

"Serious" Hong Kong Violence In Government Control, Says Leader Lam Violence in Hong Kong's anti-government protests is becoming more serious but the government is confident it can handle the crisis itself, the embatt...
2019-08-27, 16:48

Mexico violence: Alarming parallels to previous brutalities Mexico’s large-scale offensive against cartels that began in 2006 unleashed violence unprecedented since the Mexican Revolution, and events this year...
2019-08-31, 00:48

Violence Erupts in Hong Kong as Protesters Defy Ban Police fired blue dye from water cannons and volleys of tear gas to disperse protesters besieging Hong Kong’s government headquarters, as tens of tho...
2019-09-01, 01:48

Trump Says Background Checks Would Not Have Prevented Recent Gun Violence As the United States grappled with yet another mass shooting event on Sunday, President Donald Trump said that background checks on gun purchasers wo...
2019-09-02, 02:16

Chicago mayor clashes with Cruz over gun violence: ‘Keep our name out of your mouth’ Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot clashed with Sen. Ted Cruz over the latest burst of gun violence in the city, claiming Monday that Chicago’s decades-lon...
2019-09-03, 17:32

Russia jails protester for three years for violence against police A Russian court sentenced a protester to three years in jail on Wednesday after finding him guilty of using violence against a police officer at an o...
2019-09-04, 13:00

"Deplorable": UK Foreign Secretary On Violence Outside Indian Embassy Two people have been arrested after violent protests led by British Pakistani groups outside the Indian High Commission in London on Tuesday. British...
2019-09-04, 14:32

'You cannot arrest us all' - Hong Kong protesters defend use of violence A health worker, a civil servant, a business owner and a policeman's son are among the group of people filing upstairs to a secret address in Ko...
2019-09-06, 19:00

As D-Day landings fade from memory, a veteran grapples with violence of war Leon Gautier landed on Sword Beach in a hail of enemy fire on June 6, 1944, one of the first wave of French commandos to storm the Normandy beachfron...
2019-05-21, 16:00

Opinion: While the government does nothing about gun violence, CEOs are filling the void Walmart's recent decision to pull handguns and certain types of ammunition from its shelves was a brave and socially conscious act. Today, mass shoot...
2019-09-11, 01:32

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam says the escalation of violence is becoming more serious Carrie Lam said on Tuesday the escalation of violence in anti-government protests that have rocked the Asian financial center for three months is bec...
2019-08-27, 08:16

Mexico's 'glitter revolution' targets violence against women Protests called in response to alleged rape of girl by police officers aim for change in a country where 10 women are murdered every daySandra Aguila...
2019-08-27, 00:16

‘Red flag laws’ offer tool for preventing some gun violence After a white supremacist discussed plans on Facebook for a mass shooting at a synagogue, police in Washington used a new law to quickly seize his 12...
2019-08-24, 23:16

After weekend of violence Hong Kong braces for more protests The increasingly violent protests since June have emerged as Hong Kong's most serious crisis in decades and become one of the biggest challenges to C...
2019-08-12, 07:00

Fears of violence as Zimbabwe’s opposition plan protests Government warns of reprisals as protests and strikes planned in country crippled by debtZimbabweans are bracing for fresh violence and unrest after ...
2019-08-14, 08:00

Portland prepares for far-right rally expected to lead to violence Patriot Prayer leader Joey Gibson surrenders but Proud Boys to fore in event expected to attract ‘antifa’ counter-protestAs Portland prepared for wha...
2019-08-17, 15:00

Peru: Protesters march to denounce violence against women Hundreds of women have taken part in a demonstration in Peru's capital, Lima, to draw attention to the problem of gender violence in the country. Per...
2019-08-18, 10:00

After Letter To PM, 9 Activists Now Write To Mamata Banerjee On Violence Prominent members of Kolkata's civil society, many of whom were among the 49 people who recently wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi against cow-re...
2019-08-19, 23:48

"Culture Of Violence" Silencing Dissent: Aparna Sen, 27 Others Speak Up Prominent members of Kolkata's civil society have spoken up again, condemning the "culture of violence and intolerance" that made film-maker Anurag K...
2019-08-20, 14:16

Donovan Mitchell calls for end to gun violence as USA win World Cup tune-up Team USA defeat Boomers before 51,218 at Marvel StadiumKemba Walker (23 points) leads USA in World Cup tune-upDonovan Mitchell writes message for gun...
2019-08-22, 16:48

McDonald's workers protest workplace violence McDonald's workers in Chicago say they feel unsafe at work after witnessing gunfire and other acts of violence inside their restaurants. They pr...
2019-05-23, 05:16

UN report condemns sexual violence by Myanmar military A U.N. fact-finding mission says sexual violence by Myanmar’s security forces against the country’s Muslim Rohingya minority was so widespread and se...
2019-08-23, 01:16

Violence in Zimbabwe Is Escalating. But We Won’t Stop Fighting for Our Freedoms Imagine coming home and finding your entire house ransacked, your valuables stolen and your children tied to poles, their backs bleeding from being w...
2019-08-24, 00:48

145 CEOs implore Senate to act on gun violence, saying doing nothing is ‘simply unacceptable’ Signatories to a letter sent Thursday include the heads of major retailers, tech firms, financial institutions, including Levi Strauss, Twitter, Uber...
2019-09-12, 17:00

Medical Association Writes To PM Modi Over Violence Against Doctors The Indian Medical Association has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, underlining the urgent need to enact a Central law to check violence agai...
2019-09-04, 11:32

West Bengal Government Introduces Bill Against Mob Violence West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said today that her government has brought in The West Bengal (Prevention of Lynching) Bill, 2019 as the C...
2019-08-30, 16:16

Flag burning, violence in front of the White House The burning of a flag in front of the White House led to a scuffle between protesters and President Donald Trump supporters.     ...
2019-07-05, 03:00

| Argentina's women protest for legal abortion, against violence Thousands of Argentine protesters flooded the streets of Buenos Aires in a show of force for the abortion rights movement, and to denounce violence a...
2019-06-04, 12:00

Ethiopian Israeli mothers protest police violence Dozens of mothers are marching through Tel Aviv in a show of rising anger over a police officer’s fatal shooting of an Ethiopian Israeli teenager, wh...
2019-07-08, 20:32

Papua New Guinea: Dozens killed in tribal violence Tribal fighting in Papua New Guinea's lawless highlands has killed dozens, including pregnant women and several children. Prime Minister James Marape...
2019-07-10, 11:00