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Indonesian Family Questions Police Killings In Run-up To Asian Games

JAKARTA – While many Indonesians have been cheering on the athletes at the Asian Games, which began in their country on Aug. 18, some have been mourning loved ones...

Turkeys Erdogan Says Turkey Needs S-400 Missile Defence Systems

ANKARA – Turkey needs Russian-made S-400 surface-to-air missile batteries and will procure them as soon as possible, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. The...

Catholic Bishops In Australia Reject Compulsory Abuse Reporting Defying New Laws

SYDNEY – The Catholic church in Australia said on Friday it would oppose laws forcing priests to report child abuse when they learn about it in the confessional,...

Cambodian Court Jails Australian Filmmaker For Six Years For Espionage

PHNOM PENH – A Cambodian court jailed an Australian filmmaker for six years on Friday after finding him guilty of espionage for flying a drone over an opposition...

Former Enron Ceo Released From Prison To Halfway House

AUSTIN, Texas – Jeffrey Skilling, the former chief executive officer of Enron who received a 24-year prison sentence for his role in the company’s spectacular...

Cambodian Court Sentences Australian Filmmaker To Six Years In Prison For Espionage

PHNOM PENH – A Cambodian court sentenced an Australian filmmaker to six years in prison after finding him guilty of espionage on Friday. James Ricketson, 69, was...

Catholic Church In Australia Rejects Mandatory Reporting Of Child Abuse Discussed In Confessional

SYDNEY – The Catholic church in Australia on Friday rejected laws forcing priests to report child abuse when they learn about it in the confessional, setting the...

Uganda Police Arrest Lawmakers Trying To Leave Country After Torture Allegations

KAMPALA – Ugandan police detained two lawmakers, one of whom is also a pop star, at the country’s sole international airport, where supporters say they were...

Silicon Valley Executive Pays Sec Insider Trading Fine For Tipping Brothers

– The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said a former senior executive at Qualys Inc (QLYS.O) will pay a $581,170 insider trading penalty for helping his...

Chiles Santiago Archbishop Says Regrets Tension In The Church

– Chile’s most senior cleric has apologized for the “tension” affecting the country’s Roman Catholic Church after five bishops resigned in...