Crime & Justice
Witness Directly Implicates Donald Trump in Tax Scheme; Trump Organization Indicted 5 Days After Interview
A New York probing witness against the Trump Organization has told prosecutors that the former president personally guaranteed that he would pay for school costs for his two employees' families in lieu of a raise. Jennifer Weisselberg provided key details for probers.
Mastercard Banned in India for Alleged Data Storage Violation
Indian officials have banned Mastercard from taking in new customers in the country for allegedly violating data storage regulations. Authorities said the mandate was announced in 2018 and companies were given ample time to comply with the new rules.
Myanmar Doctors Accuse Military Junta of Hoarding Oxygen as COVID-19 Death Toll Rises
Myanmar's military junta is accused of hoarding oxygen supply as the country's fight against the coronavirus pandemic takes a turn for the worst. The region is experiencing a surge of cases and is being plagued by the deadly Delta variant.
Pakistan Deadly Bus Blast That Killed 13, Mostly Are Chinese, Is Suspected as Anti-China Terrorist Attack
Pakistan launched a preliminary investigation following a bus blast that killed 13 people; nine of them were Chinese. Authorities are suspecting a potential anti-China terrorist attack.
Man Hurls Acid on Ex-Girlfriend's Face Following Break Up, Months of Harrasment
A jilted boyfriend harassed the victim after getting dumped. He was waiting for the right time to strike and eventually hurled acid on her face which almost cost her eyesight.
Canadians Mourn as 160 More Graves of Indigenous Residents Found in Unmarked Graves
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acknowledged the discovery of 160 more unmarked graves of indigenous people found in Canada. Residents mourn the dead and their families, recollecting the injustices that their people have gone through in previous years.
American Accused of Killing Haitian President: "Seeking Power"
The traveling pastor with a history of humanitarian work may have masterminded a murder plot targeted at the Haitian president. According to an authority, he had an intention to take over as president.
Trump Org CFO Allen Weisselberg Dismissed From Senior Positions But Will Remain in the Company
The Trump Organization removed CFO Allen Weisselberg from different senior roles following his arraignment on charges. However, he will remain in the company.
Missing Wisconsin Couple: Case Now Considered Homicide as Police Think Son Lies
Chandler Halderson, the son of the missing Wisconsin couple, faces charges over his father's death after authorities found his statements to the inquiry were false.
Cybercrime Surge Prompts Microsoft Deal with Cybersecurity Firm RiskIQ to Protect Online Workers
Microsoft recently announced it would acquire cybersecurity firm RiskIQ in an attempt to provide bolstered defenses against the surging number of cybercrimes worldwide. The company is known for providing protection against ransomware and information on how to fight against criminals.
New Jersey Mom Found Dead in Tennesse; Abducted Child Unharmed
A kidnapped toddler boy's mom has been found dead, according to New Jersey authorities. The abducted child was left unharmed.
Haiti Assassination Suspects Named, Allegedly Involved Americans and Retired Members of Colombian Military
The brutal fallout from the assassination of Haiti President Jovenel Moise was evident on Friday. The armed groups are deemed to be "professional killers."
Man Charged With Hate Crime After Stabbing a Boston Rabbi Eight Times
An Egyptian living in the US with student visa faces multiple charges after stabbing a Boston rabbi eight times outside a Jewish school.
Michael Avenatti Jailed for 2.5 Years Due to Attempted Nike Extortion, Openly Cries in Public Regretting Actions
A federal judge on Thursday sentenced celebrity attorney turned criminal defendant Michael Avenatti to 30 months of imprisonment for trying to extort from Nike.
Pregnant Brazilian Woman Found Dead With Missing Baby From Womb, Sparking Mysterious Rumors
Brazilian authorities said a pregnant woman was found dead with her unborn baby missing from her womb. Officials said that it was possible the victim was forced into labor while being murdered and that someone took the baby away.