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Stanford sex attack: Brock Turner's lawyer launches appeal

Stanford sex attack: Brock Turner's lawyer launches appeal

San Jose Mercury News via Getty Images Brock Turner leaves the Santa Clara County jail on September 2, 2016, after serving just three months for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman. A successful appeal could prevent Turner, who lives in OH, from having to be registered. They made a decision to interrupt Turner, who fled but was soon pinned to the ground by the men, who called police.


Hard-line cleric, speaker vote in Pakistan

Hard-line cleric, speaker vote in Pakistan

Pakistan's mainstream political parties have rejected the elections results terming the Wednesday's polls "rigged". Ikramullah Gandapur, a candidate for PTI , and Haroon Bilour, who was standing for the secular Awami National Party, were assassinated in separate attacks in northwestern Pakistan.



Pakistan's Imran Khan edges closer to power, opponents cry foul

It is a stunning rise for an anti-corruption crusader who spent much of his political career on the fringes of Pakistani politics. The stock market shot up almost 2 percent in early trading on relief the likely coalition government will not be a weak one.


Ron DeSantis calls Ocasio-Cortez 'this girl' in blasting her socialist views

Ron DeSantis calls Ocasio-Cortez 'this girl' in blasting her socialist views

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, is a self-described Democratic Socialist and successfully received the Democratic nomination for the House seat representing the Bronx and Queens boroughs in New York City. He said that Ocasio-Cortez is trying to generate a controversy "to obscure scrutiny on her views, which are socialist and they're wrapped in ignorance".


Hong Kong, US Airlines Bend To China Pressure Over Taiwan Listing

Hong Kong, US Airlines Bend To China Pressure Over Taiwan Listing

American Airlines, Delta Airlines, and United Airlines have all made changes to their websites as of Wednesday morning. The SCMP says "reducing United States flights to China and restricting Chinese airspace" were among the options for punishment that Beijing had ready.