[TOKYO] Japanese police on Monday arrested a man suspected of stabbing a police officer in the chest and stealing his gun near Osaka, just days before world leaders fly into the city for a G-20...

[BANGKOK] South-east Asia is in the grip of a fresh surge of paedophile activity with predators orchestrating and watching abuse on live-streaming sites and via webcams, and paying for it with...

[PLAYA DEL CARMEN] A journalist was murdered in a resort town on Mexico's Caribbean coast Thursday after receiving death threats, authorities said, the fifth reporter slain this year in one of the...

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook announced Wednesday it is tightening access to live-streaming to prevent the rampant sharing of graphic video as took place with the Christchurch massacre.

[MEXICO CITY] Mexico said Tuesday it has created a database on the hundreds of clandestine graves found in recent years as the country struggles with a wave of violent crime linked to drug...

[LONDON] Reports of suspected modern slavery in Britain rose by more than a third in 2018, according to government data released on Tuesday, but campaigners said even that was likely only "the tip...

[NEW YORK] American actress Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty on Monday for paying bribes to help her daughter gain admission to a prestigious university, avoiding what was sure to be a well-...

IN August 2016, the lifeless bodies of a young French man and woman were discovered on a beach in Madagascar, with murder suspected.

A CONSORTIUM whose members include major technology firms has said that artificial intelligence algorithms should not be used by law enforcement to make decisions about jailing people.