Crime

Sweden to reopen rape case against WikiLeaks' Assange

May 13, 2019

Swedish prosecutors said Monday they are reopening a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, a month after he was removed from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London.

The Latest: WikiLeaks says Assange has chance to clear name

May 13, 2019

WikiLeaks' editor-in-chief says the Swedish decision to reopen a rape case against Julian Assange "will give Julian a chance to clear his name."

Danish bank in big money laundering scandal taps new CEO

May 10, 2019

Denmark's largest bank, which has admitted to massive money laundering at its Estonian subsidiary, has appointed a Dutchman as its new CEO

Turkish man shot in Christchurch attack dies, toll now 51

May 3, 2019

A Turkish man shot in the Christchurch mosque attacks seven weeks ago has died in the hospital, raising the death toll to 51

New Zealand media to avoid ideology at mosque shooting trial

May 1, 2019

New Zealand's major media organizations have pledged not to promote white supremacist ideology when covering the trial of the man charged with killing 50 people at two mosques in March

UN rights chief: Libya fighting endangers thousands of lives

Apr 30, 2019

The U.N. human rights chief says thousands of lives of men, women and children are at risk in parts of conflict-ridden Libya, decrying an escalation of attacks in residential areas with artillery, rockets and airstrikes

New Zealander pleads guilty to sharing mosque shooting video

Apr 26, 2019

A man has pleaded guilty to sharing a livestream video that was recorded by a gunman as he began killing 50 people at two mosques in New Zealand

New Zealand and France to call for an end to online terror

Apr 24, 2019

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and French President Emmanuel Macron will host a meeting in Paris next month seeking to eliminate acts of violent extremism and terror from being shown online

Court case threatens to take gloss off Ostersund's rise

Apr 19, 2019

A court case involving the former chairman of Swedish club Ostersund is threatening to damage the reputation of a team which recently has provided one of the most heartwarming stories in European soccer

New Zealand officer guilty of planting camera in embassy

Apr 18, 2019

Senior New Zealand naval officer guilty of placing spy camera in Washington embassy bathroom

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