Police Arrest Nine Over Building Collapse in China

Fourth EstateA collapsed six story building in the city of Changsha, central China's Hunan Province - China News

Chinese police arrested nine people on May 1 over the collapse of a building in the southeast city of Changsha in Hunan province. Police said on social media that officers detained the owner of the building and three other people …

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Michigan Man Charged With Hate Crimes After Allegedly Threatening Black Lives Matter Supporters with Nooses

Fourth EstateBLM Protester - Anthony Henderson

Authorities charged a Michigan man with hate crimes after he allegedly threatened supporters of Black Lives Matter (BLM) protests by leaving nooses and racist handwritten notes, the Justice Department announced on April 27. Authorities charged Kenneth Pilon, a 61-year-old retired …

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Metropolitan Police Name Four People Killed in Bermondsey Stabbings

Fourth EstateBermondsey - Fourth Estate

Metropolitan Police on April 26 identified the four people stabbed to death in a house in southeast London. Denton Burke, 58, and his partner Dolet Hill, 64, were killed at their home in Delaford Road, Bermondsey, on April 25. Hill’s …

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International Arrest Warrant Issued for Carlos Ghosn

Fourth EstateCarlos Ghosn speaking at the 2013 meetig of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, - Remy Steinegger

French authorities have issued an international arrest warrant for former Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn and four others over  “misuse of corporate assets and money laundering.” Ghosn was first arrested on charges of financial misconduct in 2018, for allegedly under-reporting his …

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US Citizen Sentenced to Death in China for Murder

Fourth EstateShadeed Abdulmateen was sentenced to death sentence for the 2021 murder of his former girlfriend. - Weibo

A court in east China announced on Thursday that it sentenced a US citizen to death for murdering his Chinese girlfriend in 2021. “The Ningbo Intermediate People’s Court holds that the accused, Shadeed Abdulmateen, deliberately and illegally deprived the life …

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