Crime

Oscar Pistorius bruised in a jail fight over telephone use

Dec 12, 2017

Olympian Oscar Pistorius, in jail for murdering his girlfriend, was bruised in an altercation with another inmate over telephone use, a South African prison spokesman confirmed Tuesday

NYC commuters returning to subway amid heightened security

Dec 12, 2017

A would-be suicide bomber's rush-hour blast in the New York City subway system is adding new fuel to President Donald Trump's push to limit immigration based on family ties

Le Pen's party charged with alleged EU funds misuse

Dec 12, 2017

The party of French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has been charged with allegedly misusing European Parliament funds to pay parliamentary aides who did political work for the National Front

Austria: 1 dead, 18 hurt in explosion at natural gas plant

Dec 12, 2017

Authorities say that an explosion at a natural gas facility near Austria's border with Slovakia has left one person dead

Houston 18-year-old arrested on charges of trying to aid IS

Dec 12, 2017

A Houston 18-year-old has been arrested and charged with illegally distributing explosive-making information and attempting to support the Islamic State organization

Ex-US deserter to NKorea who married Japan abductee dies

Dec 12, 2017

U.S Army deserter to North Korea, who married a Japanese abductee and lived in Japan after their release in the 2000s, has died

Freed prisoner witnessed radicalization in Egyptian jails

Dec 12, 2017

Irish man acquitted after 4 years of being imprisoned in Egypt says he saw dozens of cellmates become radicalized

Workers to discuss harassment suit against restaurant chain

Dec 12, 2017

Five female kitchen workers in Boston are detailing a sexual harassment lawsuit they're filing against a national restaurant chain

Smoker arrested after yelling death threats on plane

Dec 12, 2017

Officials say a woman caught trying to smoke on a Southwest flight has been arrested after shouting she was going to kill everyone on the plane.

Federal appeals court considers kids' climate change lawsuit

Dec 12, 2017

A federal appeals court is weighing in on an unusual lawsuit by a group of young people who say the Trump administration is violating their constitutional rights by failing to address climate change