"When the Malaysian police started accepting crime reports sent in by members of the public from their cellphones, little did they expect that their own misdemeanours would one day be caught in the frame."
"CIA counterterrorism officers have signed up in growing numbers for a government-reimbursed, private insurance plan that would pay their civil judgments and legal expenses if they are sued or charged with...
The study found that women and girl migrants continued to be disproportionately vulnerable to trafficking, exploitation and abuse. Human trafficking was the third most lucrative illicit trade after drugs and arms smuggling, and nets an estimated $7-12bn annually, it said. It...
The American network of so-called "black sites" -- secret CIA prisons where terrorist suspects were allegedly held for questioning -- turns out to be real. President Bush admitted in a speech on Thursday that 14...
"Chinese police have detained a prominent human rights activist and Aids campaigner who has fought several high-profile cases.
More than 20 plain clothed policemen took Hu Jia from his home in Beijing, according to his wife, Zeng Jinyan."
ENROUTE TO BOLGATANGA - It is a long, difficult trip to Bolgatanga
in northern Ghana. We travel not for pleasure, but to investigate the
death of a child in a remote village.We first heard the story from a...
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Sidewalk Sam, Marlena Rose Roxbury Environmental Empowerment Project (REEP), Father Paul
Blessed Mother Theresa Parish of Dorchester
Boston Catholic Youth Coalition, and Kelly Riley and Cheryl Jonas of Youth for...
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In a strongly worded report, the U.N. Human
Rights Committee called on the U.S. government to close down any
"secret detention" facilities it operates around the world, and
expressed concern about a number of...
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Relations have been strained since Farmington Police Officer Shawn Scott shot and killed Clint John, 21, of Kirtland on June 10 at a Wal-Mart parking lot. The officer had responded to a report that John was beating his girlfriend.
George Bush might celebrate Independence Day like most Americans, with a back yard barbeque and fireworks, but he is working diligently to erase the borders that once secured America as a free independent nation.