They have existed on earth for 60 million years, but now illegal wildlife trade means numbers are rapidly declining.
Attacks against shops and police started after officers carried out a drugs check in the city centre during the night between Saturday and Sunday, police said.
Police advised the public to avoid the area in Uptown Minneapolis.
Police in England are questioning a 25-year-old man under anti-terror laws after a stabbing spree on Saturday in which three people died and three others were injured.
The violence on Monday was believed to be a local reaction to three days of violence by Chechen gangs in Dijon.
Although the economic losses to counterfeiting are huge, the bloc's intellectual property office also flagged that the consequences on public health, consumer safety and the environment are "even more serious".
Authorities in the north-eastern French city fear a new outbreak of the deadly virus. The area has been badly hit by the pandemic.
In April, all court cases brought under the Coronavirus Act in the UK were withdrawn.
Recorded cases of thefts, sexual violence and burglaries fell across France since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic but intrafamilial violence is a dark spot.
Wassim Mukdad, 34, will testify before a German court in the trial of Anwar R., a former member of Syria's secret police suspected of overseeing the abuse of detainees at a notorious jail near Damascus known as Al Khatib, or Branch 251.
The victims, all from the nomadic Muslim Peuhl or Fulani community, were reportedly killed within hours of being arrested in the northern town of Djibo on April 9, HRW said in a statement.
Health experts say COVID-19 thrives in cramped jails and freeing up space could allow for social distancing to slow transmission.
Weeks into lockdown, Europe is finding out how to work together to fight the pandemic.
Money laundering will not be at the top of many people’s lists of things to worry about as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. For those of us whose job it is to worry about money laundering generally, however, that job has just got harder.
The head of the law enforcement agency says thousands of fake medical items have been seized and warned against telephone fraud.
Cryptocurrency crime accounted for more than $4.3 billion (€3.9 billion) in 2019. There are grounds for optimism but many more causes for concern regarding the rise of this kind of financial crime.
New Zealand cancels mosque shooting memorial over virus fear
Weinstein, 67, was immediately handcuffed and led off to jail, sealing his fall from powerful Hollywood boss to archvillain of the #MeToo movement.
The new tool that is poised to change the way eco crime is dealt with around the world.
House Democrats frustrated over the Senate’s acquittal of President Donald Trump are pushing their oversight efforts toward the Justice Department and what they call Attorney General William Barr’s efforts to politicize federal law enforcement.
Police in Rot am See said that the killings were 'a family drama'.
Unlike the Cosa Nostra, mafiosos in Puglia aren't reluctant to attract attention.
Police praised the gesture saying: "There really are people who do good deeds over Christmas."
More than 220 police officers have been sent to hunt for the convicted sex offender and the missing 12-year-old girl.
More than five months after being pushed off the Tate Modern's viewing platform, the six-year-old French boy has started to speak and move his limbs.
A huge manhunt was launched to find Joseph McCann, who had embarked on a string of horrific attacks after being released from prison.