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U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) to be charged with corruption within days – WSJ

The U.S. Justice Department is preparing to file corruption charges against U.S. Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey as early as this week, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people familiar with the investigation. Menendez [...]

[UPDATE] Brain-damaged inmate executed for 1996 killing of Missouri sheriff’s deputy

Cecil Clayton, who was convicted for the 1996 fatal shooting of a Missouri sheriff's deputy but who claims that a traumatic brain injury renders him incompetent, was executed on late Tuesday after a divided U.S. Supreme Court rejected his request [...]

[UPDATE] Missouri Supreme Court denies stay of execution for brain-damaged cop killer

The Missouri Supreme Court on Saturday denied a stay of execution for death row inmate Cecil Clayton, who was convicted for the 1996 fatal shooting of a sheriff's deputy after an argument with his girlfriend but who claims that a traumatic brain [...]

[OFFICIAL] 1 dead after officer-involved shooting inside tunnel near D.C. Metro station

An unidentified person was killed Thursday night after an officer-involved shooting inside a tunnel near the Potomac Avenue Metro Station in Southeast Washington, D.C., transit police said. Few other details were immediately available. The [...]

[OFFICIAL] Saudi Arabia beheads Filipino man for murdering boss

A Filipino driver convicted of stabbing his boss to death has been decapitated by sword in Saudi Arabia, the kingdom’s government reported on Monday, raising the number of people executed there so far this year to 40. Joven Esteva, a citizen [...]

[OFFICIAL] Saudi Arabia beheads Filipino man for murdering boss

A Filipino driver convicted of stabbing his boss to death has been decapitated by sword in Saudi Arabia, the kingdom’s government reported on Monday, raising the number of people executed there so far this year to 40. Joven Esteva, a citizen [...]

Chelsea suspends 3 football fans after Paris metro incident

British football club Chelsea has "suspended" three of its fans after a video was posted online that showed Chelsea fans shouting they are racists as they prevented a black man from boarding a Paris metro train, the club announced on Thursday. "Chelsea [...]

Chelsea suspends 3 football fans after Paris metro incident

British football club Chelsea has "suspended" three of its fans after a video was posted online that showed Chelsea fans shouting they are racists as they prevented a black man from boarding a Paris metro train, the club announced on Thursday. "Chelsea [...]

5 French teens arrested over desecration of 250 Jewish graves

Five teens ages 15 to 17 were arrested Monday for allegedly defacing hundreds of graves at a Jewish cemetery in Sarre-Union in northeastern France, close to the border with Germany, French prosecutor Philippe Vannier said. The prosecutor, cited [...]

5 French teens arrested over desecration of 250 Jewish graves

Five teens ages 15 to 17 were arrested Monday for allegedly defacing hundreds of graves at a Jewish cemetery in Sarre-Union in northeastern France, close to the border with Germany, French prosecutor Philippe Vannier said. The prosecutor, cited [...]