Four officers of the Rio de Janeiro state police were detained Wednesday on charges of assaulting reporters and activists during a protest against the amount of public money Brazil spent to host the FIFA World Cup.
A decade after a court ruling allowed him to live out his quiet, middle-class life in the US, an 89-year-old Philadelphia man faces possible extradition to Germany on charges he aided in the killing of 2,16000 Jewish men, women and children at a Nazi death camp.
As Spain mourned, the city of Santiago de Compostela where the crash struck prepared a memorial service for the victims Monday in its cathedral, a destination for Catholic pilgrims from around the world.
Three Greek former cabinet ministers have been charged with alleged breaches of wealth declaration laws, amid a crackdown on former public officials by judicial authorities in the recession-mired country.
Two Australian RJs who made a hoax call to the UK hospital treating Prince William`s pregnant wife Kate, that preceded an Indian-origin nurse`s suicide, will not face charges, UK`s Crown Prosecution Service has said.