Murder / Suspected Murder

Businesses turn up heat on Mexican government over crime surge

Businesses turn up heat on Mexican government over crime surge

Published 29/05/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican business leaders called out the government on Monday over a recent wave of criminal activity that has terrorized large swaths [more…]

Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza as U.S. Embassy opens in Jerusalem

Israeli forces kill dozens in Gaza as U.S. Embassy opens in Jerusalem

Published 15/05/2018

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli troops shot dead dozens of Palestinian protesters on the Gaza border on Monday when the high-profile opening of the U.S. embassy [more…]

Illinois proposes reinstating death penalty for mass murder, police…

Illinois proposes reinstating death penalty for mass murder, police…

Published 15/05/2018

(Reuters) - Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner said on Monday he is seeking to reinstate the death penalty for mass murder and killing a police officer, [more…]

Canadian accused of killing Peruvian medicine woman lynched in Amazon

Canadian accused of killing Peruvian medicine woman lynched in Amazon

Published 23/04/2018

LIMA (Reuters) - A Canadian man was lynched in the Peruvian Amazon after residents of a remote village accused him of killing an 81-year-old medicine [more…]

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Backpage.com founders, others indicted on prostitution-related charges

Published 10/04/2018

(Editors’ note: Story contains details that some readers may find upsetting) By Sarah N. Lynch WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Seven people employed by the sex ad [more…]

South Africa’s top court dismisses Pistorius’ bid to appeal murder…

South Africa’s top court dismisses Pistorius’ bid to appeal murder…

Published 09/04/2018

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s Constitutional Court has dismissed an application by paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius to appeal his sentence for murdering his girlfriend, [more…]

British PM May weighs response to attack on former Russian double…

British PM May weighs response to attack on former Russian double…

Published 12/03/2018

Sergei Skripal, a former colonel of Russia's GRU military intelligence service, looks on inside the defendants' cage as he attends a hearing at the Moscow [more…]

UK PM May expected to blame Russia for poisoning of spy – British…

UK PM May expected to blame Russia for poisoning of spy – British…

Published 12/03/2018

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech about her vision for Brexit, at Mansion House in London, Britain, March 2, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan Brady/PoolLONDON (Reuters) [more…]

Trump pulls back from big changes to gun laws after Florida shooting

Trump pulls back from big changes to gun laws after Florida shooting

Published 12/03/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump responds to a reporter's question about North Korea as he departs the White House, Washington, DC, U.S., for a day trip [more…]

Putin says grandfather cooked for Stalin and Lenin

Putin says grandfather cooked for Stalin and Lenin

Published 11/03/2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech during a rally to support his bid in the upcoming presidential election, at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia [more…]