‘Bribe’ offer to cardboard traffic cop results in two men facing charges: report

Sri Lankan police are apparently no stiffs. Authorities in the island nation just south of India recently arrested two men after a video on Facebook showed them allegedly pretending to bribe a life-size cardboard cutout of a traffic police officer that was mounted in the northern town of Vavuniya.

Video allegedly showing murder of Scandinavian student is likely authentic, Norway says

A video that allegedly showed the killing of a Scandinavian tourist in a remote part of Morocco’s Atlas Mountains is likely authentic, Norwegian police said Friday.