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Anders Behring Breivik Loses Human Rights Case against Norway

Anders Behring Breivik Loses Human Rights Case against Norway

Anders Behring Breivik lost a human rights case on Wednesday when an appeals court overturned a lower court verdict that his near-isolation in a three-room cell was inhuman. A Norwegian appeals court on Wednesday ruled that mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik had not been treated “inhumanely” while being held in isolation in prison, overturning a previous ruling by a lower ... Read More »

12 police killed in Afghanistan checkpoint attack

12 police killed in Afghanistan checkpoint attack

At least 12 police personnel were killed in an attack at a checkpoint in Helmand province of Afghanistan on Tuesday, an official said. The assault reportedly took place late on Monday night in the vicinity of the 2nd police district in Lashkargah City, the provincial capital of Helmand. Local media said a man in police uniform opened fire at officers ... Read More »

Kellyanne Conway Under Fire for Oval Office Couch Photo (Watch)

Kellyanne Conway Under Fire for Oval Office Couch Photo (Watch)

A debate around decorum in the executive mansion exploded in the Twitterverse Monday night when photos surfaced of White House Adviser Kellyanne Conway casually sitting on an Oval Office couch with her legs tucked under her. President Trump met with leaders of historically black colleges and universities Monday, and took a photo with the group at the Oval Office. But ... Read More »

China Says It Will Take Measures to Protect against THAAD, Report

China Says It Will Take Measures to Protect against THAAD, Report

China warned on Tuesday it will adopt necessary measures to protect its interests against the deployment of the THAAD, the anti-ballistic missile system from the United States, in South Korea. The Chinese public have begun to boycott South Korea’s Lotte Group after the company signed a land swap deal with the South Korean government for the deployment of Terminal High ... Read More »

Roxana Baldetti Indicted: US wants to extradite ex-Guatemala VP

Roxana Baldetti Indicted? US wants to extradite ex-Guatemala VP

A US federal court has indicted the former vice president Roxana Baldetti and the former interior minister of Guatemala Hector Mauricio Lopez Bonilla on cocaine trafficking charges. Washington will seek the extradition of ex-Guatemalan Vice President Roxana Baldetti and former Guatemalan Interior Minister Hector Mauricio Lopez Bonilla on drug trafficking charges, the US embassy in Guatemala announced in a statement ... Read More »

Two DC Police Officers Shot, Suspect Dead

Two DC Police Officers Shot, Suspect Dead

Two officers are in the hospital after a shooting in Washington, D.C. Police recovered a gun at the corner of Morse and Holbrook streets NE that they say Timothy L. Williams, 47, had been carrying, D.C. acting Police Chief Peter Newsham said. Williams was shot during the struggle and later pronounced dead at the hospital. Both officers involved in the ... Read More »

Russian model dangles off Dubai skyscraper for photo shoot (Video)

Russian model dangles off Dubai skyscraper for photo shoot (Video)

A Russian Instagram model has drawn the ire of Dubai authorities after she dangled from atop a skyscraper in order to take a series of selfies. Viktoria “Viki” Odintcova, a 22-year-old model with over 3 million followers on her Instagram account, posts images that consist primarily of the leggy brunette in various states of undress. While there is no lack ... Read More »