Mexico: Journalist shot dead in Playa del Carmen resort
A crime reporter has been killed in the Mexican resort town of Playa del Carmen, the fifth journalist slain in the country so far this year. He had been under official government protection.
US arrested Iranian journalist without charge
A US court order has confirmed that a journalist working for Iran's Press TV was arrested in connection with a probe into "violations of US criminal law." But Marzieh Hashemi has not been accused of committing any crime.
Ex-Jigawa Gov. Sule Lamido, sons begin trial over alleged N1.35bn fraud
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has opened its case before a Federal High Court Abuja in the criminal trial of former Jigawa state governor, Sule Lamido, charged with N1.35bn fraud.
3-year-old girl stabbed at birthday party dies
A 3-year-old girl who was stabbed at her own birthday party in Boise, Idaho on Saturday has died of her injuries. Police say she was among nine people stabbed by Timothy Kinner at an apartment complex that is home to many refugees.
Police arrest 18 suspects in connection with crime in Oyo
Police arrest 18 suspects in connection with crime in Oyo.
Mob justice on the rise in Indonesia
Vigilante violence is on the rise in Indonesia. Many perceive the police to be ineffective in responding to petty crime and decide to take the law into their own hands.
Finnish police treating stabbing attack as terror crime
Finnish police are treating a stabbing attack in the city of Turku as terrorism-related crime, and release details about the man they have arrested in connection with the incident.