Police: Man cuts off three fingertips to frame ex-boyfriend

Damon Laru is suspected of cutting off his own fingertips in an attempt to frame another man, Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., police said. A link has been sent to your friend’s email address. A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs […]

U.S. senator on Equifax hack: ‘Somebody needs to go to jail’

Thirty-six U.S. senators on Tuesday called on federal authorities to investigate the sale of nearly $2 million in shares of credit bureau Equifax Inc (EFX.N) by company executives after a massive data breach, and one compared their actions to insider trading. 5 Min Read WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Thirty-six U.S. senators on Tuesday called on federal […]

Message to the world from Rahimol, a Rohingya

“We want to go home and we want peace. I believe the world is watching our crisis and that they are trying to help us.” Rahimol, 22, comes from the village of Foira, Rakhine State, Myanmar, which he fled a few weeks ago. My names is Rahimol Mustafa and I am 22. Before arriving here, […]

Katalonien: Polizei soll Vorbereitungen für Referendum stoppen

Das spanische Verfassungsgericht hat das Referendum für unzulässig erklärt. Die Polizei soll nun verhindern, dass es stattfindet. Die Polizei in Katalonien hat die Anweisung erhalten, die Vorbereitungen für das Unabhängigkeitsreferendum am 1. Oktober zu unterbinden. Die Chefs der Polizeieinheiten wurden von der Staatsanwaltschaft Kataloniens beauftragt, zu diesem Zweck Wahlurnen, Wahlunterlagen, Flugblätter und Wahlwerbung zu beschlagnahmen. […]

Brazil’s president slams judiciary

His statement came hours before a Supreme Court justice authorised a new probe into the president. Brazil’s President Michel Temer has accused his country’s judiciary of using allegations of corruption to destroy reputations. Mr Temer’s statement came just hours before a Supreme Court justice authorised a new corruption investigation into the president. The President, like […]