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Female student questioned again over role in New Taipei stabbing

TAIPEI, Taiwan (Taiwan News) — A female student deemed responsible for inciting the fatal stabbing of a middle school student in New Taipei City will be further investigated for her role in the ...

Taiwanese man with criminal history murdered in Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese man was discovered murdered in his hotel room in Bangkok, Thailand on Thursday (Nov. 16) morning. The 47-year-old surnamed Chu (朱) was discovered at 10:30 a...

New Taipei man fatally stabbed after fighting roommate for not saying 'thank you'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A New Taipei man is being investigated for homicide (殺人罪) for allegedly stabbing his roommate four times with a bayonet after the latter purportedly assaulted him for not ...

Germany: Asylum seeker murder case in court after 32 years

The terrible events took place 32 years ago, Joe E* told DW, and he had tried hard to forget them. "When I received the court summons, it all came to the surface again," he said. He was cal...

US says it expects India to work with Canada on murder case

WASHINGTON/OTTAWA, Sept 22 (Reuters) - The United States made clear on Friday that it expected the Indian government to work with Canada on efforts to investigate the possible involvement of New Delhi...

Connecticut agrees to a $25 million settlement in the Henry Lee evidence fabrication case

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut's attorney general has agreed to a $25.2 million settlement with two men who spent decades in prison for murder, based partly on evidence presented by famed forensic...

Suspect caught after Taiwanese couple murdered in front of kids

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the brutal murder of a couple in front of their young children early Friday morning (Sept. 15) in the Lingya District of Kaohsiung City, a suspect has been appre...

Alex Murdaugh makes his first appearance in court since his murder trial

BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) — Alex Murdaugh appeared publicly for the first time since his murder trial at a Thursday state court hearing over the slew of financial crimes allegedly committed by the disbarred...

Another twist in the Alex Murdaugh double murder case. Did the clerk tamper with the jury?

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Alex Murdaugh's double murder case has been full of twists and turns: How did a dog crack the case? Where are the bloody clothes and weapons? And where did all the money Murdaugh...

Michigan court hears arguments over murder charge against ex-police officer who shot Black motorist

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan appeals court heard arguments Wednesday on whether a former police officer should go to trial for a murder charge in the killing of a Black motorist in 2022. ...

Taiwanese man murdered near Chiayi police station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 28-year-old man surnamed Qian (錢) died in Chiayi after he was abducted and beaten on Monday (Sept. 4). It is suspected the brutal attack was related to a debt. Qian h...

Attorney: Myon Burrell, locked up for life as teen in killing but later freed, denies new charges

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man who was a teenager when he was sent to prison for life in a high-profile murder case — then released 18 years later when his sentence was commuted — was charged Frid...

German police have new leads in cold cases of slain women

Who was the woman found in a forest near the German town Hagen in June 1997 by a motorcyclist? She had been raped, strangled, doused in petrol and set on fire. Who was the woman found on the moors ne...

Ex-New York police chief who once led Gilgo Beach probe charged with soliciting sex in park

NEW YORK (AP) — A former suburban New York police chief who once led the Gilgo Beach killings investigation and later went to prison for beating a suspect was arrested again Tuesday after authorities ...

How a law associated with mobsters is central to charges against Trump

ATLANTA (AP) — Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis opened her investigation into Donald Trump after the release of a recording of a January 2021 phone call between Trump and Georgia’s secretar...