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Sex abuse charges expand to 2nd New Hampshire youth center

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Four former youth detention center workers charged with sexual assault made initial court appearances in New Hampshire on Thursday, including one accused of abusing a girl multipl...

Activists hope Chauvin convictions are start to real change

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — “One down, three to go!” went the chant just minutes after Derek Chauvin was convicted in George Floyd’s death — a reference to three more fired officers who are awaiting trial. ...

4 more ex-youth center workers charged in New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police arrested another four men Wednesday in connection with a broad criminal investigation into physical and sexual abuse at a state-run youth detention cent...

EXPLAINER: Chauvin jury could stay anonymous for a long time

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The judge who oversaw Derek Chauvin’s trial in George Floyd ’s death said the jury would remain anonymous until he deemed it safe to release their names, in an effort to not just pr...

Catholic officials halt activity in Haiti for 9 kidnapped

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Catholic institutions including schools and universities closed Wednesday across Haiti in a three-day protest to demand the release of five priests, two nuns and two other...

Montenegro arrests alleged criminal gang boss

PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) — Montenegro’s police have arrested an alleged boss of a criminal gang which has spread fear and bloodshed in the Balkans and across Europe, officials said Wednesday. ...

Apple supplier Quanta Computer from Taiwan hit by ransomware attack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan-based laptop and electronic hardware manufacturer Quanta Computer confirmed on Wednesday (April 21) it encountered a ransomware attack involving Apple assets but sa...

China says 200 million citizens have been vaccinated

BEIJING (AP) — Around 200 million Chinese, or 14.29% of the population, have been vaccinated for COVID-19 so far, with an emphasis on front-line workers, university students and people living in borde...

Spain dismantles Chinese gang selling cannabis across Europe

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Police in Spain said Tuesday they have dismantled one of the largest criminal gangs growing cannabis in the country and trafficking it across Europe. At least...

Hopelessness continues driving Hondurans to migrate

OMOA, Honduras (AP) — At a converted seaside hotel, more than 200 Honduran migrants stepped off six buses, weary from travelling overnight across Guatemala after being deported by Mexico. ...

Surge in violence rattles Haiti as poverty, fear deepens

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The attack was brazen, streamed live on the internet: Men carrying big guns walked into a Holy Thursday church service, grabbed the pastor and three parishioners and led t...

How the Kremlin provides a safe harbor for ransomware

BOSTON (AP) — A global epidemic of digital extortion known as ransomware is crippling local governments, hospitals, school districts and businesses by scrambling their data files until they pay up. La...

Mexico orders 30 marines to stand trial in disappearances

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Prosecutors in Mexico said Thursday a court has ordered 30 marines to stand trial in the cases of people who disappeared during anti-crime operations in the northern border city of ...

UN: Tigray's humanitarian crisis worsens, no Eritrean exit

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. humanitarian chief warned Thursday that the grave humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region is deteriorating, with no sign of Eritrean troops withdrawing...

MoU Signed Between The Chinese University of Hong Kong Business School and Shenzhen Luohu District People's Government

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 15 April 2021 - A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Business School and Shenzhen Luohu District People's ...