Former star CBC radio host acquitted of sexual assault

Mar 25, 2016

Former star CBC radio host acquitted of sexual assault

A judge on Thursday found a former Canadian Broadcasting Corp. radio host not guilty of sexual assault in a case that sparked a nationwide conversation about consent and sexual harassment. Jian Ghomeshi had faced four counts of sexual assault and one count of choking ...

Mar 22, 2016

Vietnam blogger on trial for anti-state posts

A prominent Vietnamese blogger who is a former police officer and the son of a late government minister will be put on trial this week for alleged anti-state postings, his lawyer said Tuesday. Nguyen Huu Vinh and his assistant, Nguyen Thi Minh Thuy, are ...

Jury awards Hulk Hogan $115 million in Gawker sex tape suit

Mar 19, 2016

Jury awards Hulk Hogan $115 million in Gawker sex tape suit

A Florida jury sided with ex-pro wrestler Hulk Hogan on Friday and awarded him $115 million in his sex tape lawsuit against Gawker Media. The jurors reached the decision Friday evening, less than six hours after they began deliberations. The trial lasted two weeks, ...

Mar 2, 2016

Kremlin defends TV blackout of toddler's grisly death

The Kremlin on Tuesday defended a media blackout on the grisly murder of a toddler, allegedly by her nanny, who paraded the girl’s bloody head on a Moscow street. The death of the girl, named Nastya, who investigators said was just 3 or 4 ...