SERIES Heartbeat Alex and Ji-Sung (Melissa George, Maya Erskine) treat a transgender woman’s (guest star Candis Cayne, “I Am Cait”) breast cancer. 8 p.m. NBC Arrow Still despondent over the team’s recent loss, Diggle (David Ramsey) is determined to find Andy (Eugene Byrd) and settle the score....
Desert countries are frequently victims of their elevation. They tend to be mostly flat, making it tough for air to climb upwards and form rain clouds. The United Arab Emirates thinks there's a direct solution to this, however: make your own mountain. Show More Summary
Sexual Assault Victims Speak Up In New Campaign To Stop Sex Crimes Mexico is a global leader in sexual violence, according to data provided by the United Nations in 2011. The TSJ (Tribunal Superior de Justicia) reports that 783 attackers have received jail sentences for sex crimes in the last four...
Johnathan Simpson, 26, was arrested Friday for the alleged off-base rape of a 26-year-old victim.
Members of the South Bend, Indiana, Special Victims Unit are on the search for a man that brutally assaulted his girlfriend and then threatened to kill her baby in their home on Crumstown Highway. The man, 39-year-old Douglas Eric Wood, was identified as the assailant and is considered to be armed and dangerous, according to... Show More Summary
The United States deployed 12 airmen to Ecuador this week to support ongoing relief efforts for victims of the earthquake that struck the country April 16.
Daniel R. DePetris Politics, Americas The president has a duty to ensure that Americans are afforded justice. The seven-decade-old bilateral relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia is in rough waters. On seemingly every...Show More Summary
Thousands of sympathizers were expected to pay an emotional tribute to the Hillsborough disaster victims on Wednesday after a landmark inquest found that 96 Liverpool football fans were unlawfully killed. The day after the biggest inquest...Show More Summary
Volkswagen did a very bad thing: it installed software in hundreds of thousands of cars sold in the United States designed to defeat pollution tests, and then obfuscated when confronted with the evidence. Last Thursday a U.S. federal court said that the company would either have to fix or buy back some 500,000 cars. Show More Summary
The United States has a shameful hole in treating mental illness. USA Today cites a 2012 report that shows a whopping 40 percent of adults with severe mental health problems, including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder got no treatment in the previous year. According to Slate, this gap in American...
The city of Odessa and the governments of Ukraine and the United States must protect the civil rights of demonstrators and monitors attending a May 2 memorial for the victims of the 2014 Trade Union Building fire, United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) Co-Coordinator Joe Lombardo told Sputnik.
In what has always been a fraught relationship, things have been particularly awkward recently between the United States and Saudi Arabia. As Congress pushes for legislation that would allow families of 9/11 victims to sue the kingdom...Show More Summary
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - For survivors and relatives of victims of a landslide that struck with the force of half an atom bomb it is a time to grieve. For witnesses to a fatal avalanche at the Mount Everest base camp, it is time to climb again.
The United States Supreme Court ruled that almost $2 billion in assets seized from Bank Markazi, Iran's central bank, can be used to pay victims of terror attacks and their families who won default judgments against the country in civil court. Over 1,300 victims and families of Iran-sponsored acts of......
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office along with the United States Coast Guard have recovered the body of a male victim who drowned after the tugboat he was working on capsized and sank on San Jacinto River about a half mile south of the I-10 bridge, just outside of Houston, Texas. Show More Summary
I just finished watching an episode of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit – it’s Sunday afternoon, and I’m addicted to the USA network marathons of the show on Sunday afternoons. The episode was actually one that I’ve never seen before, and it turned out that the perp was the mildly developmentally disabled – what […]
International students attending universities in the United States, particularly females, may be less at risk for violent, non-sexual victimization than their domestic counterparts, due, in part, to their choices in lifestyles and activities, new research suggests. read more
A comparative, empirical study into the help-seeking behaviors of ethnic minority women in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong has been released by researchers.
The Director of the Centre for Comparative and Public Law at the University of Hong Kong Ms. Puja Kapai released the findings of her comparative, empirical study into the help-seeking behaviours of ethnic minority women in the United Kingdom and Hong Kong on October 3, 2015. read more
For a staggering 272 episodes, Christopher Meloni starred on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Detective Elliot Stabler, a cop who solved most of his cases by grabbing suspects’ throats and slamming them into walls while screaming at them. Show More Summary