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Famous dentist sentenced to 16 years in prison for sexually harassing male patients
Egypt

Famous dentist sentenced to 16 years in prison for sexually harassing male patients

Cairo Criminal Court has sentenced a famous dentist who harassed his patients to 16 years in prison. Egypt’s Interior Ministry…
Rioting, looting continues in South Africa, deaths up to 32
World

Rioting, looting continues in South Africa, deaths up to 32

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s rioting continued Tuesday with the death toll rising to 32 as police and the military…
South African ex-leader Jacob Zuma faces court hearing amid unrest
World

South African ex-leader Jacob Zuma faces court hearing amid unrest

South Africa’s top court on Monday began hearing a challenge by South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma against his 15-month prison…
Two Jordanians sentenced to 15 years over alleged royal plot
Middle East

Two Jordanians sentenced to 15 years over alleged royal plot

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — A Jordanian state security court on Monday sentenced two former officials to serve 15 years in…
Israeli court annuls parts of surrogacy law excluding gays
Middle East

Israeli court annuls parts of surrogacy law excluding gays

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s Supreme Court on Sunday cleared the way for same-sex couples to have children through surrogate mothers,…
Netanyahu vacates prime minister’s residence in Jerusalem
Middle East

Netanyahu vacates prime minister’s residence in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AP) — Benjamin Netanyahu and his family vacated the Israeli prime minister’s official residence early Sunday, nearly a month…
Violence spreads to South Africa’s economic hub in wake of Zuma jailing
World

Violence spreads to South Africa’s economic hub in wake of Zuma jailing

JOHANNESBURG, July 11 (Reuters) – Shops were looted overnight and a section of the M2 highway was closed in Johannesburg…
Moroccan court sentences striking dissident journalist to five years in jail
Middle East

Moroccan court sentences striking dissident journalist to five years in jail

CASABLANCA, Morocco, July 9 (Reuters) – A Moroccan court in Casablanca on Friday handed a five-year jail sentence to Moroccan…
Dutch court upholds Geert Wilders conviction for insulting Moroccans
World

Dutch court upholds Geert Wilders conviction for insulting Moroccans

The Dutch Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld far-right politician Geert Wilders’ conviction for collectively insulting Moroccans at a campaign rally in 2014.…
Bill Cosby freed from prison, his sex conviction overturned
World

Bill Cosby freed from prison, his sex conviction overturned

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania’s highest court threw out Bill Cosby’s sexual assault conviction and released him from prison Wednesday in…
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