Boston Marathon bomber

U.S. court to review Boston Marathon bomber’s death sentence

The Supreme Court said Monday it will consider reinstating the death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, presenting President Joe Biden with an early test of his opposition to capital punishment. The justices agreed to hear an appeal filed by the Trump administration, which carried out executions of 13 federal inmates in its final … Continue reading U.S. court to review Boston Marathon bomber’s death sentence

NO-WAY-IRAN: UK protests new charges against Zaghari-Ratcliffe

New charges of "propaganda against the system" made by Iran against British-Iranian national Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a week after she finished serving a five-year sentence, are "unacceptable", Britain says. It is unacceptable that Iran was pursuing a second case against British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, British foreign minister Dominic Raab has said. "It is unacceptable that … Continue reading NO-WAY-IRAN: UK protests new charges against Zaghari-Ratcliffe

Otto Wambier’s parents file lawsuit against North Korea; $1.1 billion at stake

  Fred and Cindy Warmbier, bereaved parents to Otto Warmbier, who was arrested for allegedly stealing a propaganda poster in faraway North Korea in January 2016, are demanding $1.1 billion from Kim Jong-un's government in compensation for their son’s d‌e‌at‌h. Image: Otto Warmbier Warmbier was a‌rr‌est‌e‌d for theft and originally se‌n‌te‌nc‌e‌d to 15 years of hard … Continue reading Otto Wambier’s parents file lawsuit against North Korea; $1.1 billion at stake

Homeless serial killer may have killed more than 90 women, mostly prostitutes

A 78-year-old man sitting in prison in Texas may be among the most prolific serial killers in U.S. history, FBI crime analysts report. Image shows Samuel Little, who the police suspect to have murdered over 90 women According to the Texas Rangers, Samuel Little has confessed to 90 murders to date, and the FBI is … Continue reading Homeless serial killer may have killed more than 90 women, mostly prostitutes

Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee demands access to his body

    Saudi Arabia has admitted Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in the Turkish city of Istanbul. Image shows Jamal Khashoggi and his fiancee, Hatice Cengiz Khashoggi was a Saudi writer, US resident, and Washington Post columnist. He entered the building on October 2 to obtain documentation certifying he had divorced his ex-wife so he … Continue reading Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee demands access to his body

Rohingya refugees want justice from the United Nations

Rohingya refugees have demanded guarantees for a safe return to Myanmar during a visit to refugee camps in Bangladesh's Cox's Bazar district by a United Nations Security Council delegation. Representatives from the 15 member countries of the UN organ on Sunday spoke with some of the 700,000 people who fled what the UN has called … Continue reading Rohingya refugees want justice from the United Nations