French police chief fatally stabbed over dangerous dog ban, report says

A French police chief was fatally stabbed Thursday, allegedly by a man who previously threatened cops after being banned from owning an unregistered Pitbull, reports said.

Alleged MS-13 member asks court to reverse deportation because he’s afraid his tattoos will get him killed

A Toronto man scheduled to be booted out of Canada for being a member of MS-13 has asked officials not to deport him because his skull and body tattoos could cost him is life in his native El Salvador.

Russian accused of poisoning ex-spy unmasked as highly-decorated GRU colonel: report

One of the men wanted by British authorities for poisoning Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal earlier this year has been unmasked as a highly decorated colonel in the Russian military who once received a prestigious honor by the Kremlin, a new report claims.

Kim Wall’s convicted killer loses appeal against life sentence in prison

The Danish inventor convicted of the brutal torture, murder and dismemberment of journalist Kim Wall aboard his homemade submarine last year lost his appeal Wednesday that was seeking to overturn a life sentence.

Mexican police force disbanded, investigated for strong links to drug cartels

The police force of the once-glittering Mexican resort town of Acapulco has been disarmed as authorities investigate claims that local cops have strong ties to warring drug cartels in the region.Officials in the southern state of Guerrero claim the drug cartels Beltran Leyva and Independent of Acapulco have infiltrated the local police force. Two top Acapulco police commanders were arrested and accused of homicide, El Universal reported.

Cody Wilson rented apartment in Taipei, local media say, as manhunt continues

Taiwan officials said Thursday that they are searching for Cody Wilson, a Texas maker of 3D-printed guns whom authorities say has fled to Asia after being accused of having sex with an underage girl.

Wife of ‘El Chapo’ throws lavish Barbie-themed birthday party for daughters as drug kingpin awaits trial

As notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman sat in a New York detention center awaiting trial, his ex-beauty queen wife threw the couple's twin daughters a lavish birthday party south of the border -- but critics slammed the celebration as being paid for with "blood money."

Doctor gets life sentence for killing wife, daughter with gas-filled yoga ball

Malaysian doctor Khaw Kim Sun, 53, was convicted of killing his wife and daughter by placing a leaking carbon monoxide-filled yoga ball in their car. He was sentenced to life in prison in Hong Kong.

Gunmen disguised as mariachi musicians in Mexico City kill 5, wound 8

At least five people were killed and eight others were wounded Friday night after gunmen disguised as mariachi musicians opened fire in Mexico City’s iconic square, sending residents and tourists fleeing as they head into the weekend’s Independence Day celebrations.

Gunmen disguised as mariachi musicians kill 5 in Mexico City

At least five people were killed and eight others were wounded Friday night after gunmen disguised as mariachi musicians opened fire in Mexico City’s iconic square, sending residents and tourists fleeing as they head into the weekend’s Independence Day celebrations.

Two Russians deny involvement in UK Novichok poisoning: ‘We went there to see Stonehenge’

The two men Britain has accused in the nerve-agent poisoning of a former Russian spy and his daughter claimed Thursday they were merely tourists in the area where the incident occurred.

Man kills wife, 3 young girls, grandmother in brutal stabbing: cops

A 24-year-old man was charged Monday with murdering his wife, three young children and their grandmother who were found dead in an Australia home almost a week after their deaths.

Drug-fueled billionaire ******* Diego Novella, who strangled his lover then mutilated her corpse after mistaking her for a ‘demon,’ is jailed for 20 years

A billionaire Guatemalan playboy was sentenced to 20 years in a hell-hole jail yesterday for the horrific murder and desecration of an American woman.

Former Taliban hostage Caitlan Coleman accuses husband of abuse during captivity: reports

The American woman who was held captive with her husband by a Taliban-linked militant group claims her husband routinely physically and emotionally abused her while they were in captivity.

Egyptian man outside US Embassy in Cairo is accused of botched attack

An Egyptian man was arrested Tuesday outside the U.S. Embassy in Egypt after chemicals in his backpack caught fire, an episode authorities labeled a botched attack.