Crime Headlines

  • Chinese police detain seven in multi-billion underground currency scheme

    SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Police in southern China have detained seven people in connection with an underground banking scheme involving more than 20 billion yuan ($3 billion), the state news agency Xinhua reported.

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  • U.S. judge strikes down Texas measure to limit second-trimester abortions

    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A U.S. district judge on Wednesday struck down parts of a Texas law that would ban the most common type of second-trimester abortions in the state, after plaintiffs argued the procedure was safe, legal and necessary for women's health.

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  • U.S. judge strikes down Texas measure to limit second-trimester abortions

    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A U.S. district judge on Wednesday struck down parts of a Texas law that would ban the most common type of second-trimester abortions in the state, after plaintiffs argued the procedure was safe, legal and necessary for women's health.

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  • U.S. judge strikes down Texas measure to limit second-trimester abortions

    AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A U.S. district judge on Wednesday struck down parts of a Texas law that would ban the most common type of second-trimester abortions in the state, after plaintiffs argued the procedure was safe, legal and necessary for women's health.

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  • YouTube steps up takedowns as concerns about kids' videos grow

    (Reuters) - YouTube stepped up enforcement of its guidelines for videos aimed at children, the unit of Alphabet Inc's Google said on Wednesday, responding to criticism that it has failed to protect children from adult content.

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  • Ollie's killer believed in animal sacrifices, detectives say

    The man who Hollywood Police Department detectives believe beat, stabbed and trapped a pit bull named Ollie inside a blue suitcase was behind bars Wednesday.  Brendan Evans, 31, was charged with aggravated animal cruelty. Police officers said he had claimed to practice voodoo and believed it was his religious right to kill a duck if he wanted to. In his apartment, Hollywood detectives found an 8-pointed star on a kitchen wall. There was a shrine with candles. and pieces of the Crime Stoppers'...

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