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Today in History: July 6, Richard III is crowned

Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 6, the 187th day of 2022. There are 178 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July ...

Today in History: July 5, Doby is AL's first Black player

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 5, the 186th day of 2022. There are 179 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 5,...

Is freedom of expression under threat in India?

The arrest of Muhammed Zubair, co-founder of Alt News, a fact-checking website, has been described as a new low for press freedom in India. Press and human rights groups see it as an attack on the fre...

ICC issues arrest warrants for war crimes committed during Russia-Georgia war

The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague is seeking the arrests of three men wanted on suspicion of committing war crimes during the Russia-Georgia war in 2008. According to a statement, j...

Court convicts Salah Abdeslam, 19 others, over 2015 Paris terror attacks

A Paris court on Wednesday found the main defendant in the 2015 terror attacks guilty of terrorism and murder charges and sentenced him to life in prison without parole. Salah Abdeslam is considered ...

Judge told to recuse himself in former Texas officer's trial

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A new judge must be assigned to oversee the murder case against a former Texas police officer after defense attorneys successfully argued that the initial judge must recuse hi...

Final jury selection begins in Florida school massacre trial

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The final phase in the selection of 12 jurors who will decide whether Florida school shooter Nikolas Cruz should receive the death sentence got underway Tuesday, the concl...

UAE drops death sentence for Israeli woman in drug case

JERUSALEM (AP) — The United Arab Emirates has canceled a death sentence issued earlier this year to an Israeli woman who was convicted of cocaine possession, her lawyer said Tuesday. ...

Apple-Movies-Top-10

Movies US charts: 1. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness 2. The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent 3. Uncharted 4. Morb...

Prosecutors demand life sentences for leaders of Dutch gang

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Dutch prosecutors demanded life sentences Tuesday for five alleged gangsters accused of six murders, four attempted murders and plotting four more hits, in a long-running trial that e...

Germany: Former Nazi guard, 101, jailed for aiding murder

BERLIN (AP) — A 101-year-old man was convicted in Germany of more than 3,500 counts of accessory to murder on Tuesday for serving at the Nazis’ Sachsenhausen concentration camp during World War II. ...

Germany: 101-year-old convicted of accessory to murder for serving at a Nazi concentration camp, sentenced to 5 years

BERLIN (AP) — Germany: 101-year-old convicted of accessory to murder for serving at a Nazi concentration camp, sentenced to 5 years.

Man acquitted of murder because of insanity escapes hospital

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A man acquitted by reason of insanity of murder in the 2013 stabbing death of his father in Austin has escaped from a state hospital to which he was committed, authorities said Mo...

Mary Mara, TV actor for decades, dies in apparent drowning

CAPE VINCENT, N.Y. (AP) — Mary Mara, who appeared on television shows including “Ray Donovan," “Dexter" and “ER" in an acting career that spanned more than 30 years, has died in what New York authorit...

Man sentenced to life term for killing of Iowa state trooper

GRUNDY CENTER, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man was sentenced Monday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for fatally shooting an Iowa State Patrol trooper last year during a standoff and shooto...