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Parents charged in connection with death of 2-month-old daughter, police say

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Celebrities

R Kelly sentenced to 30 years in prison for sex abuse crimes against women, girls and boys

Disgraced R&B singer R. Kelly, 55, has been sentence to 30 years in prison after he was found guilty of sexually abusing women, as well as boys and girls, for decades. The former 90s star, whose real name is Robert Sylvester Kelly, has been branded a “predator”. Kelly was convicted by a federal jury in […]

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Science

Environmental Crimes Against Humanity: Russia’s War On Ukraine Risks Present And Future

As of May 17th, almost 4000 civilians have been killed and 4000 injured in Russia’s war on Ukraine, with the Kyiv School of Economics estimating total economic losses at $600 billion. One silent victim of the war is the environment: the U.N. Environment Program (U.N.E.P.) estimates that at least 530,000 hectares of land have been […]

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US

Metaverse crimes challenging, say legal experts

As a small but growing number of Indian users of the Metaverse– a virtual three-dimensional world that is termed as the next frontier of the internet–report cases of assault and sexual violation of their digital avatars, it is stoking consternation amongst legal experts confronted by new-age crimes that are not covered under existing laws. Earlier […]

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Entertainment

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Crimes of the Future, and more new movies you can watch at home this weekend

This week sees one of the most heavily anticipated streaming premieres of 2022 arrive at home, as the Doctor Strange sequel Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness lands on Disney Plus. That’s not all: There’s a new Kevin Hart movie on Netflix, a new Beavis and Butt-Head movie in the year 2022, David Cronenberg’s […]

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Travel

Suspect in deadly Turnpike DUI hit-and-run stopped by his own airbag, ‘dozed off’ per FHP

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World

Violence, rhetoric, hate speech, drive atrocity crimes in Ukraine and beyond, Security Council hears

Beginning her briefing with a wider perspective, Wairimu Nderitu said that hateful and contentious narratives that form in the wake of growing hostility, violence and discrimination, could have a “devastating impact” on societies at large. “We saw it in the lead up to the Holocaust, in Rwanda in 1994” and also in the ethnically-charged Bosnia […]

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World

Ukraine’s first lady Olena Zelenska on being Russia’s target No 2: ‘When you see their crimes, maybe they really are capable of anything’

In the early hours of 24 February, Olena Zelenska became aware of the sound of muffled booms somewhere in the distance. As she drifted towards wakefulness, she realised the sounds she was registering could not be fireworks. Her eyes snapped open; she discovered she was alone in the bed. She jumped up and hurried to […]

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Science

Ukraine wants to hold Russia accountable for its environmental crimes

Ukraine has suffered significant losses since Russia invaded Ukraine on 24 February this year. While much has been reported about the impact on human life, the toll the war is having on the environment has been less well covered. But, since those very first days, Ukraine’s Environment Ministry has been determined to record the damage […]

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Weird

And again not the people who commited the unbelievable crimes are in jail – its the one who told it YOU – the public! Free Assange!!

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