November 25th @ 2:31 PM GMT
Yahoo! A young couple in eastern Germany is on trial on charges they abducted, raped and killed a Chinese student this year. (World)
November 25th @ 6:25 PM GMT
Yahoo! A former first lady of Peru who is facing money-laundering charges will receive immunity through her new posting with a United Nations agency in Geneva, the UN said Friday. ''Privileges and immunities (are) extended to staff of all UN agencies, and staff members of specialised agencies in the exercise of their functions,'' UN spokeswoman Alessandra Vellucci said in a statement. (World)
November 27th @ 1:44 PM GMT
Reuters A shooting in New Orleans' Bourbon Street tourist quarter killed one man and wounded nine other people early on Sunday, and police have arrested two people on weapons charges, authorities said. (U.S. News)
November 27th @ 7:51 AM GMT
Yahoo! Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has asked Donald Trump to pressure the UN Human Rights Council to drop war crimes allegations against the country's troops. Sirisena's office said Sunday he had sent a ''special message'' to president-elect Trump seeking US intervention at the council, where Sri Lanka faces censure for wartime atrocities. ''I sent a special message to Donald Trump asking him to support us at the (council),'' the President said. (Politics)
November 25th @ 6:31 PM GMT
Yahoo! Norway's supreme court on Friday rejected a final appeal by fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden to secure assurances he would not be extradicted to the US should he travel to Norway to collect an award. Just as was the case in an original lawsuit and the subsequent appeal to a lower court in Oslo, the supreme court said it could not evaluate an extradition request preemptively. Former US National Security Agency (NSA) contractor, Snowden, who lives in exile in Russia, faces charges of es... (Politics)
November 26th @ 12:00 AM GMT
Yahoo! Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Friday that the United States convicted his wife's nephews on drug charges last week to weaken his leftist government. Two nephews of Venezuela's first lady were found guilty earlier this month in a jury trial on charges that they tried to carry out a multimillion-dollar drug deal to obtain a large amount of cash to help their family stay in power. ''You think it's just by chance that the imperialists created a case that had as its only objec... (World)
November 28th @ 2:19 PM GMT
AP President-elect Donald Trump is claiming, without evidence, that millions of people voted illegally in the election he won, issuing the baseless claim as part of his angry response to a recount effort led by the Green Party and joined by Hillary Clinton& (Politics)
November 28th @ 8:21 AM GMT
AP Two years after being brought to the U.S. to face charges in an attempted attack on American forces in Afghanistan, Irek Hamidullin is arguing he should never have (World)
November 25th @ 8:17 PM GMT
CNN A Detroit man pleaded not guilty Friday to murder charges and other offenses in connection with the shooting death of a Wayne State University police officer. (Top Stories)
November 25th @ 2:25 PM GMT
Yahoo! A bond of $30 million has been set for a Rio Grande Valley businessman facing federal charges of money laundering, bank fraud and mail fraud. (World)