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Five killed in shooting in Mexico after music festival

A shooting early Monday at a Mexican beach disco where people had gathered at the end of a music festival killed five people and injured 15, according to police.

Mafia boss captured in Italy after two years on the run

A Mafia boss was arrested in Italy on Sunday after being on the run since 2014.

Six charged in Kardashian West jewellery heist case in Paris

Six people were handed preliminary charges Friday in the armed robbery of reality television and social media celebrity Kim Kardashian West, the Paris prosecutor's office said.

Cologne police: Only few New Year's suspects were so-called 'Nafris'

Cologne police have corrected their statement on the nationalities of men checked by police during New Year's Eve festivities, almost two weeks after falsely reporting that they were mainly North...

Acid attack on Italian beauty queen puts her eyesight at risk

Doctors on Thursday were struggling to save the eyesight of a former Miss Italy finalist after an ex-boyfriend threw acid in her face, Italian news agency ANSA reported.

Anti-state extremist carrying 'fantasy ID' resists arrest in Germany

A wanted member of Germany's Reichsbuerger movement, which does not recognize the authority of the modern German state, presented police with a 'fantasy ID card' upon his arrest near Frankfurt,...

Police in Italy and Germany bust migrant smuggling ring

Italian and German police have busted a six-member ring that smuggled asylum seekers into the European Union via the Balkans, state police in the Italian city of Ancona said Wednesday.

Danish man kills wife and four children before taking his own life

A man in Denmark killed five members of his family before taking his own life, police said Tuesday.

Afghans suspected of molesting women on New Years' Eve in Austria

A group of six Afghans are suspected of having sexually harassed a number of women in Innsbruck on New Year's Eve, the city's police chief said Monday.

Seventeen arrested with links to Kardashian West heist in Paris

French police arrested 17 suspects in connection with the October robbery of US reality television and social media star Kim Kardashian West, the Paris prosecutor's office told dpa Monday.

Arrest made in shooting of US diplomat in Mexico

A man suspected of shooting a US diplomat in Mexico has been captured, Mexican and US officials said Sunday.

German police shoot knife-wielding man who charged into station

German police officers fatally shot a knife-wielding man who charged into their police station in the western city of Duisburg late Saturday.

Report: Recorded talks back allegations against Israel's Netanyahu

Israeli police are in possession of a recording of a conversation between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and a businessman discussing "mutual benefits," the Haaretz newspaper reported...

Several women allegedly raped by police in restive Indian state

Police in India's insurgency-hit Chhattisgarh state raped and physically assaulted at least 16 women in 2015 and 2016, the country's top rights panel has found in an initial probe.

Florida shooting suspect could face death penalty

The suspect in an airport shooting in Florida could face the death penalty after prosecutors on Saturday filed court documents accusing him of airport violence, gun crimes and murder, local media...