Sunday, August 30, 2015
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AFRICANGLOBE - Prosecutors said Friday they would seek the death penalty against the two men charged in an April 2012 Tulsa shootings. The rampage killed three Black people and left two others wounded.

AFRICANGLOBE - Liberals, theocrats and soldiers in Egypt and Tunisia are fighting running battles over the powers and privileges they can enshrine in their founding political texts.

AFRICANGLOBE - In Cleveland, Ohio on November 29, Malissa Williams and Timothy Russell, both unarmed, were killed in a hail of 137 bullets fired by 13 officers. On December 15, Chicago police shot and killed Jamaal Moore, who was unarmed, after they struck him with a police car. On August 11, police chased down and executed Darrius Kennedy in broad daylight in New York City.

A unit that is dedicated to battling human trafficking in Egypt has succeeded to halt an attempt of having a 14-year-old girl married. The unit - that is part of the National Council for Motherhood and Childhood - made the young girl's father pledge he would not have his daughter married before she reaches the legal age.

AFRICANGLOBE - Haiti will begin reforms on its adoption laws in order to curb human trafficking and child abuse issues that plague the country....

AFRICANGLOBE - Florida’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ law is back in the news with the shooting death of another unarmed Black teenager, Jordan Davis.Florida’s controversial...

AFRICANGLOBE - Several dozen Algerian terrorists have arrived in Timbuktu to support armed Arab groups controlling northern Mali, who have toughened their application of...

AFRICANGLOBE - Though gay sex is already illegal in Uganda, the speaker of Uganda’s parliament promises that an even stricter anti-gay law will easily...

AFRICANGLOBE- It was a high profile criminal trial - that resulted in a hung jury.Chadbourn Town Manager Stevie Cox was on trial last month...

AFRICANGLOBE - "They've painted us as if, heaven forbid, refugee camps," Israel's Interior Minister Eli Yishai complained recently. "The facilities are almost finished...

Global Witness today condemned the attempt by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) to use a lawsuit to overturn...

A judge ruled on Friday that attorneys for George Zimmerman, the neighborhood vigilante charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin,...

There is renewed pressure on the European Union (EU) not to lift targeted restrictive sanctions against Robert Mugabe and other Zimbabweans, because of the...

Less than a week before the second presidential debate, President Barack Obama pulled no punches when talking about his Republican opponent at a campaign...

Do you believe that 25 years to life for petty theft or taking a family member’s DMV test is excessive or cruel and unusual...

Late last month, Laverne Dobbinson received a letter, addressed to her son, from a law firm notifying him that it had been retained by...

Richard Branson has slammed America’s drugs policy for being “racist” and a “war on Black People” in an interview with US freesheet Metro.“The fundamental difference...