Teenager charged for the rape and murder of math teacher

Surveillance photos shown in court Monday in Philip Chism’s murder trial show the then 14-year-old outside the Danvers, Massachusetts, school, wheeling a recycling bin that prosecutors say held the body of his slain algebra teacher. The photos, apparently taken from a security camera video, come a week after the prosecution showed school security video of… Read More Teenager charged for the rape and murder of math teacher

Belgium charges suspect for participation in the Paris terror attacks

Belgian police have charged a fourth suspect with terrorism offences related to the deadly attacks on Paris, the federal prosecutor has said. The unnamed man was one of 16 people arrested in raids on Sunday. The rest have been released without charge. Belgian PM Charles Michel said he would maintain the highest security threat level… Read More Belgium charges suspect for participation in the Paris terror attacks

Five charged over publication of secret Vatican documents

The Vatican has charged five people, including two journalists and a top priest or monsignor, over the leaking and publication of secret documents. The documents were cited in two books, by journalists Emiliano Fittipaldi and Gianluigi Nuzzi, alleging misspending and corruption at the Vatican. The journalists deny claims that they exerted pressure to obtain information.… Read More Five charged over publication of secret Vatican documents

Boy accidentally kills 3-year-old brother; police charges father with felony

The father of a 3-year-old boy has been jailed and charged with felony child endangerment after his 6-year-old son accidentally shot and killed his younger brother, Chicago police said. The boys were playing “cops and robbers” when the gun went off, according to authorities. It happened while their dad, Michael Santiago, 25, was at work,… Read More Boy accidentally kills 3-year-old brother; police charges father with felony