Prosecutors in South Korea say they will charge Samsung group chief Jay Y. Lee with bribery and embezzlement in connection with a corruption scandal.
The country has reacted with shock and horror after Gustavito was beaten to death in his pen at the national zoo.
More community centres evacuated and more American Jews afraid - the hate crimes against the community in the US continue to mount.
A 51-year-old man from Kansas has been charged with killing an Indian engineer and wounding two other men when he opened fire in a bar.
The US is facing an opioid epidemic and fatal overdoses of heroin have more than quadrupled in five years ending 2015
Malaysian police revealed they've discovered traces of a highly toxic nerve agent on the face of Kim Jong-Nam, who was murdered earlier in February
A Spanish court has decided not to send the King of Spain's brother-in-law to prison while he awaits the outcome of an appeal against a six-year-sentence for charges including tax fraud and money laun
Sexually-abused children are among European youngsters whose suffering is being exacerbated by failings in the justice system, a ground-breaking new report…
Malaysian police are seeking four more North Korean suspects in connection with the killing of Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half brother of the isolated country’s…
The husband of a Turkish woman kidnapped in Saudi Arabia 27 years ago has pleaded for her to give up her new life and return home.
Hate crimes in England and Wales have risen to record numbers in the three months immediately following the UK's vote to leave the European Union
Kim Jong-nam reportedly murdered at Kuala Lumpur airport by poisoned needles
Large cut-outs of Romania’s leaders dressed as convicts have appeared at protests in Bucharest.
It is no ordinary exhibition…because the precious paintings featured all belonged to an art-loving mobster!
Babies are among the victims of female genital mutilation (FGM), campaigners claim, reflecting a growing trend of younger girls being targeted.
It’s a damning indictment of the war on drugs being waged in the Philippines, Amnesty International says the widespread killings of alleged offenders by police and others are a “flagrant violation of
The man charged with shooting six worshippers dead in a Quebec City mosque has been named as Alexandre Bissonnette. Who is Bissonnette?
Paris Jackson, the only daughter of pop icon Michael Jackson tells Rolling Stone magazine she is convinced his 2009 death was no accident
The film director Roman Polanski has pulled out of presiding over the prestigious César awards in France, following protests over his implication in a rape case involving a…
After his surprise extradition from Mexico, drug kingpin Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman appeared in a US court and pleaded not guilty to charges he ran a multibillion dollar drug…
President Obama has secured another place in history – as the President to commute the most prisoners' sentences while in office
Police in South Carolina say they have found a woman who is believed to have been kidnapped hours after her birth 18-years ago.
Mikhail “The Werewolf” Popkov already serving a life-sentence for murdering 22 women, admitted to police he murdered 59 others
The 37-year-old mass killer was rebuked for the controversial gesture on the first day of the detention conditions appeal hearing in Norway.
Two men and two women are in custody in relation to a violent attack on a man with special needs that was live-streamed on Facebook