Canadian police said they were investigating the mysterious deaths of the billionaire founder of Canadian pharmaceutical firm Apotex Inc, Barry Sherman, and his wife, Honey, who were found dead in their Toronto mansion on Friday.
Newly released body camera footage of a US cop killing an unarmed man pleading with officers not to shoot him has triggered outrage on social media against persisting police brutality after the officer was cleared by a jury of murder and manslaughter charges.
Unrest in Honduras on Friday left at least one protester dead and over 100 others arrested for looting after a delayed and disputed presidential vote count sparked unrest amid opposition accusations of electoral fraud, presstv.com reported.
More than two dozen civilians have lost their lives when a house rigged with explosives blew up in Iraq’s embattled western province of Anbar as government troops, backed by allied fighters from Popular Mobilization Units, are engaged in a large-scale military operation to dislodge the remnants of the Daesh Takfiri terrorist group from their hideouts in the desert in northern Iraq.
At least five African migrants died and more were missing off western Libya on Monday after a boat carrying about 140 people capsized and then some migrants refused rescue by the Libyan coast guard and tried instead to swim to a German rescue vessel.
The British government has published a long-awaited report on deaths in police custody. The report has recommended far-reaching reforms to make policing more humane. Camilia Shambayati has more from London, PRESSTV reported.