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3Novices : China may pay "international price" in South China Sea legal case, experts say

By Greg Torode and Manuel Mogato HONG KONG/MANILA (Reuters) – When an international court ruled in late October that it had jurisdiction to hear a case filed by the Philippines against China over the disputed South China Sea, Beijing dismissed the decision, saying it would "lead to nothing". 68 more words


3Novices : China behind 'massive' cyber-attack on Australian government - ABC

By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) – A major cyber-attack against Australia's Bureau of Meteorology that may have compromised potentially sensitive national security information is being blamed on China, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reported on Wednesday. 75 more words


Did same man rob two banks? Compare the photos yourself

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — The FBI in New Orleans is investigating an afternoon robbery at the Regions Bank at 541 Chartres Street in the French Quarter.  169 more words


Trailer Park ploys? RCMP seek suspects in bank machine heist

Mounties are investigating the theft of a bank machine in what may be a case of life imitating art — or at least Canadian television. 159 more words


Did strict court deadline, aimed to fix jail overcrowding, backfire?

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Again and again, criminals are catching big breaks that put them back on the streets. Now, the state Supreme Court is hearing new suggestions on how to keep them behinds bars. 440 more words



I raved about this book, and still rave about it today. So I was well pleased to see it was a winner in the Goodreads 2015 Book Awards for mystery and thriller. 23 more words


Police on the prowl for thieves to keep shoppers safe

PUYALLUP — Police say car prowls always rise during the holidays, so officers will be searching crowded shopping center parking lots for thieves and educating shoppers at the same time. 173 more words