Officer who killed Castile to be paid $48,500 in buyout

/ Jul 11, 2017

Officer who killed Castile to be paid $48,500 in buyout

The Minnesota police officer who was acquitted in last year’s fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile will receive $48,500 as he leaves the suburban department that employed him at the time of the killing, according to a separation agreement announced Monday.Jeronimo Yanez will ...

'Disorderly' drunk actor Shia LaBeouf arrested in Georgia

Jul 9, 2017

'Disorderly' drunk actor Shia LaBeouf arrested in Georgia

U.S. film star Shia LaBeouf was arrested in Georgia early Saturday after becoming “aggressive” towards a police officer and behaving in a “disorderly” fashion, authorities said.According to the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department, LaBeouf was arrested in the early hours after he approached a bystander ...

Former Narita airport executive is arrested on bribery charges

/ Jul 5, 2017

Former Narita airport executive is arrested on bribery charges

The Metropolitan Police Department on Wednesday arrested Yoshiyuki Kurita, 64, a former senior executive of Narita International Airport Corp., for allegedly receiving ¥600,000 in bribes.Police officers searched the operator of Narita International Airport in Narita, Chiba Prefecture, to obtain evidence of the violation of ...

'Schoolmaster' Xi leaves Hong Kong smarting

/ | Jul 2, 2017

'Schoolmaster' Xi leaves Hong Kong smarting

A landmark visit by Chinese President Xi Jinping to Hong Kong left little doubt that Beijing views the city as a destabilizing hotbed of unacceptable political dissent that must prove its loyalty, analysts said Sunday.His three-day trip to celebrate 20 years since Hong Kong ...