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MANILA, Philippines | 3 Filipino police guilty of teen’s murder in brutal drug war

MANILA, Philippines  — A Philippine court found three police officers guilty on Thursday of killing a student they alleged was a drug dealer, in the first known such conviction under the president’s deadly crackdown on drugs. Regional Trial Court Presiding Judge Rodolfo Azucena Jr. ruled the officers murdered Kian Loyd delos Santos during a raid … Continue reading MANILA, Philippines | 3 Filipino police guilty of teen’s murder in brutal drug war

Connecticut News: Alleged Kidnapper, ALLAN MANN, JR. Charged with Making False Statements to Hide Identity and Receive Federal Benefits

Connecticut – John H. Durham, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that a federal grand jury in New Haven returned a seven-count indictment today charging ALLAN MANN, JR., also known as “Hailee Randolph DeSouza” and Hailey R. DeSouza,” 66, with false statement offenses related to his living in the U.S. under an … Continue reading Connecticut News: Alleged Kidnapper, ALLAN MANN, JR. Charged with Making False Statements to Hide Identity and Receive Federal Benefits

NEW YORK | Twitter permanently bans Alex Jones, Infowars citing abuse

NEW YORK — Twitter permanently banned right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars show for abusive behavior — a day after CEO Jack Dorsey testified before Congress about alleged “conservative bias” on the platform. The company said Jones won’t be able to create new accounts on Twitter or take over any existing ones. In … Continue reading NEW YORK | Twitter permanently bans Alex Jones, Infowars citing abuse

WASHINGTON | FBI: No evidence Clinton server hacked despite Trump tweet

WASHINGTON — The FBI said Wednesday that it has no evidence Hillary Clinton’s private email server was compromised even though President Donald Trump tweeted a news report that alleged the Chinese had hacked it. Trump tweeted Tuesday evening about a report in the conservative Daily Caller that said a Chinese-owned company operating in the Washington … Continue reading WASHINGTON | FBI: No evidence Clinton server hacked despite Trump tweet

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Actor says he feared speaking out about assault

LOS ANGELES — The Latest on a legal settlement between actress Asia Argento and an actor who says she sexually assaulted him when he was 17 (all times local): 2 p.m. A young actor who alleged in legal documents that actress Asia Argento sexually assaulted him when he was 17 says his trauma resurfaced when … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Actor says he feared speaking out about assault

CANBERRA, Australia  | Australia upgrading airport security after alleged bomb plot

CANBERRA, Australia  — Australia’s government said Tuesday that it will upgrade airport security around the country and increase police powers in response to an alleged attempt to smuggle an improvised explosive device aboard a flight out of Sydney last year. The government will spend 294 million Australian dollars ($222 million) on improving security equipment and … Continue reading CANBERRA, Australia  | Australia upgrading airport security after alleged bomb plot

SAN FRANCISCO  | Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

SAN FRANCISCO  — Uber’s ride-hailing service will give its U.S. passengers and drivers more leeway to pursue claims of sexual misconduct, its latest attempt to shed its reputation for brushing aside bad behavior. The shift announced Tuesday will allow riders and drivers to file allegations of rape, sexual assault and harassment in courts and mediation, … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO  | Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

MLK III calls out Trump on alleged immigration comments

WASHINGTON/January 15, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Martin Luther King Jr.’s eldest son is calling out President Donald Trump following accusations the president used a vulgarity to describe African countries during a meeting last week and expressed a preference for immigrants from countries like Norway. Martin Luther King III spoke in Washington on Monday, the Martin Luther King Jr. … Continue reading MLK III calls out Trump on alleged immigration comments