US police officer acquitted of second-degree murder in death of Freddie GrayBaltimore police officer Caesar Goodson Jr. on Thursday was cleared of criminal wrongdoing in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died of injuries sustained while in…
Paris joins global tributes to murdered UK lawmaker Jo CoxThousands of people gathered Wednesday in Paris, London and other cities around the world on the eve of Britain’s EU referendum to mark what would have been the 42nd birthday of…
Accused killer of British lawmaker Jo Cox charged with murderThe accused killer of British lawmaker Jo Cox gave his name as "Death to traitors, freedom for Britain" in his first court appearance.
EU referendum campaigns suspended after shock killing of British lawmakerBritain was reeling Friday from the murder of a lawmaker on a village street that froze campaigning at its frantic peak a week from a referendum on European Union membership.
British EU vote campaign suspended for third dayMajor campaign events for Britain's upcoming EU referendum will be suspended for a third day on Saturday following the shock slaying of lawmaker Jo Cox, both camps announced on…
Slain UK lawmaker Jo Cox remembered as humanitarian, rising political starJo Cox, who was killed in her constituency on Thursday, was considered to be a rising parliamentary star.
In The Papers
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Jo Cox Murder: 'A Day of Infamy'PRESS REVIEW - Fri 17.06.16: The press today is dominated by news of the murder of British Labour MP Jo Cox, killed by a gunman on Thursday as she carried out political duties in…
Murdered Politician MournedMediaWatch looks at reaction to the death of a British politician, gunned down in the street in the north of England. Campaigning for next week's referendum is now on hold, as…
France honours police couple killed in terrorist knife attackFrance on Wednesday held a moment of silence to honour police commander Jean-Baptiste Salvaing and officer Jessica Schneider, who were stabbed to death Monday in what officials…
Bangladesh: Surge in slayings of activists and freethinkersThis week, we examine what's behind the recent spate of killings in Bangladesh. From bloggers, to activists, authors and secularists – they have all been targeted. Also, from a…
Unsettling surge in murders of Bangladesh’s activists and freethinkersBangladesh has recently been hit by a wave of murders of prominent activists and bloggers. According to US officials, there have been 35 attacks in the last 14 months alone.…
Egyptian court sentences 6 men for beating Frenchman to deathAn Egyptian court on Sunday handed down seven-year prison sentences to six men convicted of beating to death jailed Frenchman Eric Lang in 2013.