Hawley seeks civil rights probe in case of St. Louis couple

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Josh Hawley on Thursday urged Attorney General William Barr to launch a federal civil rights investigation of St. Louis' elected prosecutor, accusing Circuit Attorney Ki...

Vatican says bishops should report sex abuse to police

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican told bishops around the world on Thursday they should report case of clergy sex crimes to police even when not legally bound to do so, in its latest effort to compel ch...

Vatican says bishops 'should' report sex abuse to police, going beyond previous advice to follow local reporting laws

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Vatican says bishops 'should' report sex abuse to police, going beyond previous advice to follow local reporting laws.

US announces visa restrictions for Huawei employees

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday (July 15) announced visa restrictions for employees of Chinese tech companies such as Huawei during a State Department pre...

Mental fitness claim halts 2nd federal execution -- for now

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A judge on Wednesday halted the execution of a man, said to be suffering from dementia, who was set to die by lethal injection in the federal government’s second execution thi...

Trend Micro Research Discovers Botnet Battle for Home Routers

Report warns of users caught in the middle of new cybercrime turf war HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 16 July 2020 - Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), the global leader in cloud sec...

Coronavirus in India: Street crime and cyber fraud on the rise

Janaki Devi, a 50-year-old housewife, was taking a morning stroll near a park in southern Delhi when two young men on a motorbike stopped her and snatched her gold necklace. "Everything happened...

Wyoming prosecutors not pursuing retired-bishop abuse case

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Prosecutors in Wyoming have again decided not to pursue sexual abuse charges against a retired Roman Catholic bishop accused of abusing boys over decades. They fe...

South Koreans fight back against weak sex crime punishments

In the latter part of last week, hundreds of thousands of people signed a petition on the website of the presidential Blue House demanding action against the judges who turned down a request from the ...

Ex-gymnastics coach faces sentencing in Nassar-related case

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A former Michigan State University head gymnastics coach is scheduled to be sentenced on Wednesday for lying to police during an investigation into ex-Olympic and MSU doctor Larr...

Whether inmate mentally fit for execution could cause delay

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The man next on the list to be executed by the federal government after a nearly 20-year hiatus ended this week may have a better chance of avoiding lethal injection, legal ex...

Amid virus spike, North Macedonia holds national elections

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — Voters in North Macedonia are donning masks to take part in a general election, following months of delays due to the pandemic. Polls opened Wednesday ...

Seoul to launch probe into allegations against late mayor

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The city government of the South Korean capital, Seoul, said Wednesday it will launch an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct surrounding late Mayor Park Won-s...

Whether inmate mentally fit for execution could cause delay

CHICAGO (AP) — The man next on the list to be executed by the federal government after a nearly 20-year hiatus ended this week may have a better chance of avoiding lethal injection, legal experts say,...

Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell denied bail after she pleads not guilty to sex abuse charges

NEW YORK (AP) — Epstein associate Ghislaine Maxwell denied bail after she pleads not guilty to sex abuse charges.