Crime

Denmark: Man suspected of placing grenade in Copenhagen

Apr 17, 2019

A 19-year-old man has been jailed for 27 days suspected of placing a functioning hand grenade in Copenhagen

New Zealand, Red Cross at odds over naming captive nurse

Apr 16, 2019

New Zealand's government says it did not approve an aid agency's decision to release the name of a New Zealand nurse held captive by the Islamic State group in Syria

4 dead after shooting in Canada; 1 male suspect in custody

Apr 16, 2019

Canadian police say a 60-year-old man is in custody after four targeted shootings that killed two men and two women in the city of Penticton, British Columbia

AP Exclusive: UN whistleblower targeted in misconduct probe

Apr 15, 2019

AP Exclusive: The U.N. AIDS agency is grappling with previously undisclosed allegations of financial and sexual misconduct involving a whistleblower

FIFA bans convicted Brazilian soccer official Marin for life

Apr 15, 2019

Brazilian soccer official Jose Maria Marin has been banned for life by FIFA, 16 months after he was convicted of corruption charges in the United States

Danish police detain 23 after provocateur sparks violence

Apr 15, 2019

Danish police say 23 people have been detained for violence after a far-right provocateur tossed a copy of the Quran in the air in an immigrant neighborhood in Copenhagen

Red Cross, New Zealand hope for info on nurse held in Syria

Apr 15, 2019

Government, Red Cross hope for information on New Zealand nurse held captive by the Islamic State group in Syria for almost six years

6 appear in court on charges they sent mosque attack images

Apr 15, 2019

6 people appeared in a New Zealand court Monday on charges they illegally redistributed the video a gunman livestreamed as he shot worshippers at two mosques last month

Sweden charges 3 policemen in shooting of disabled man

Apr 12, 2019

Sweden's prosecution authority has charged three police officers in the fatal shooting in Stockholm last year of a disabled man who waved a toy gun

New Zealand's new gun laws get final assent to take effect

Apr 11, 2019

New Zealand's governor general has signed into effect sweeping gun laws outlawing military style weapons weeks after a man used such guns to kill 50 people at mosques in Christchurch

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