Crime / Law / Justice

Jury chosen for Navy SEAL’s war crimes trial, opening arguments on…

Jury chosen for Navy SEAL’s war crimes trial, opening arguments on…

Published 18/06/2019

SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - Opening arguments are set to begin on Tuesday in the trial of a U.S. Navy SEAL court-martialed on charges of murdering [more…]

Toronto Raptors two-million strong NBA victory bash marred by shooting

Toronto Raptors two-million strong NBA victory bash marred by shooting

Published 18/06/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and some 2 million other fans cheered the NBA champion Toronto Raptors on Monday in a victory [more…]

Venezuela frees jailed opposition lawmaker ahead of U.N. rights…

Venezuela frees jailed opposition lawmaker ahead of U.N. rights…

Published 18/06/2019

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela on Monday freed opposition lawmaker Gilber Caro, who was detained in April in what allies said was a violation of his [more…]

Nationalist group condemns Myanmar sedition case against Buddhist monk

Nationalist group condemns Myanmar sedition case against Buddhist monk

Published 18/06/2019

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar’s most prominent group of nationalist Buddhist monks on Monday condemned sedition charges against one of its leading members, Wirathu, ahead of [more…]

Bill Cosby’s post as ‘America’s Dad’ on Father’s Day sparks anger…

Bill Cosby’s post as ‘America’s Dad’ on Father’s Day sparks anger…

Published 17/06/2019

(Reuters) - Convicted sex offender Bill Cosby’s Instagram post identifying himself as “America’s Dad” in a Father’s Day message touched off online reaction from admiration [more…]

Renault, Nissan spar over governance reforms as tie-up strains worsen

Renault, Nissan spar over governance reforms as tie-up strains worsen

Published 10/06/2019

PARIS/TOKYO (Reuters) - Renault has signaled it will block alliance partner Nissan from adopting planned governance reforms unless the French automaker gets more say in [more…]

Nissan sees conflict of interest if Renault director joins reform…

Nissan sees conflict of interest if Renault director joins reform…

Published 10/06/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Nissan Motor Co believes that attempts by Renault SA to place one of its directors on Nissan’s planned governance reform committees may [more…]

White House seeks delay on Huawei ban for contractors

White House seeks delay on Huawei ban for contractors

Published 10/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House Office of Management and Budget has asked the U.S. Congress for more time to phase in a ban on [more…]

Mexico holds off Trump’s fire but seen vulnerable to new pressure

Mexico holds off Trump’s fire but seen vulnerable to new pressure

Published 10/06/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico avoided the most extreme immigration concession sought by U.S. President Donald Trump in the deal reached to fend off threatened [more…]

Mexican president says he offered friendly relations with Trump in…

Mexican president says he offered friendly relations with Trump in…

Published 09/06/2019

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Saturday he spoke with U.S. President Donald Trump, offering him friendly ties and [more…]