Coronation Street spoilers: Will Yasmeen Nazir be jailed in horrifying abuse twist?

Yasmeen (played by Shelley King) was revealed to be the victim of a harrowing coercive control storyline on Coronation Street earlier this year when it became clear her partner Geoff (Ian Bartholomew) wasn’t the nice guy he made himself out to be. Since the storyline was announced, Geoff’s abuse of Yasmeen has involved taking control […]

EastEnders spoilers: Robbie Jackson JAILED in kidnap twist as Nita Mistry returns to soap?

Robbie (played by Dean Gaffney) has been enjoying spending some quality time with his son Sami (Shiven Shankar) on EastEnders after Nita (Bindya Solanki) agreed to let the couple’s child spend some time in London. Scenes on the BBC soap this week have seen Robbie avoiding messages from Nita, with the last one sent from […]

‘Deportation bus’ politician jailed after being indicted on insurance-fraud charges

YouTube Republican State Sen. Michael Williams was accused of lying to Georgia authorities about his whereabouts when he reported that his campaign office in Gainesville was burglarized in May. Williams reportedly said he was at home when around $ 300,000-worth of computer servers were allegedly stolen. His former campaign manager described the indictment as a […]

Jailed Catalan official brought to hospital after 2 weeks of hunger strike

Jailed Catalan leader Jordi Turull has been transferred to an infirmary, after his health deteriorated 14 days into the hunger strike he and a colleague began, to demand a fair trial over their role in the independence referendum. The former spokesman for the regional Catalan government of Carles Puigdemont was relocated to the infirmary inside […]

Brink of starvation: Jailed Russian pilot Yaroshenko urges US authorities to give him healthcare

Russian pilot Konstantin Yaroshenko, jailed in the US for 20 years after a DEA sting operation, urged US prison authorities to provide him with immediate healthcare. The pilot has lost many of his teeth and cannot eat properly. The jailed Russian citizen is being deprived of adequate healthcare, despite repeatedly sending requests to the prison […]

Man jailed for 3 months in Paris for slapping woman’s bottom

A man has been jailed for three months for slapping a woman’s bottom in Paris. In a first under a new catcalling law, he was also fined for making lewd remarks about her body. The individual was reportedly under the influence of alcohol when he slapped the 21-year-old’s bottom on a crowded bus and made an […]

3D gun advocate Cody Wilson accused of sex with minor is jailed in Texas after police say he fled to Taiwan

Defense Distributed via YouTube Cody Wilson was booked into a Houston jail early Sunday. He’s accused of having sex with a 16-year-old girl and paying her $ 500 afterward. Wilson owns a Texas company that sells blueprints for 3D-printable guns. HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say the owner of a Texas company that sells plans to […]

VW Board Prepares to Decide Jailed Audi CEO’s Fate

Volkswagen’s supervisory board will meet on Monday to map out the future of Rupert Stadler, the suspended chief executive of its Audi brand. German outlet Der Spiegel reported on Friday that VW intends to decide whether or not Stadler, who has been in police custody since mid-June as part of a broader probe into the company’s […]

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said jailed Reuters journalists can appeal their sentences

AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein Myanmar government leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday said two jailed Reuters journalists can appeal their seven-year sentences, and that their jailing had nothing to do with freedom of expression. Punishment for the two journalists sparked worldwide criticism. They had been reporting on Myanmar’s crackdown on Rohingya Muslims when they were […]

Trump asks pastor jailed in Turkey to be ‘great patriot hostage’ for US

President Donald Trump tweeted on Thursday that the US will “pay nothing” for the release of a jailed American Pastor in Turkey, but would punish Ankara if he is not released. “Turkey has taken advantage of the United States for many years,” Trump tweeted. “They are now holding our wonderful Christian Pastor, who I must […]