White supremacist found guilty of Charleston church murders

White supremacist found guilty of Charleston church murders

Dylann Roof, the self-described white supremacist who gunned down nine African American parishioners at a historic church in Charleston last year, was found guilty of all charges Thursday and could now face the death penalty. A federal jury in the southern US port city needed only two hours to find Roof, 22, guilty on 33 […]

No terror links found in French retirement home murder

No terror links  found in French retirement home murder

Investigators probing the killing of a worker at a missionary retirement home in southern France believe it was a local crime and are not treating it as a terror attack, a prosecutor said Friday after police arrested a suspect. The slaying set nerves jangling in France late Thursday after a string of jihadist atrocities in […]

Body believed to be missing French tourist found in Nepal

Body believed to be missing French tourist found in Nepal

  A body believed to be that of a 35-year-old French tourist who went missing in Nepal last week has been found, officials said Friday, as police awaited autopsy results to confirm her identity. Police began searching for the missing woman after a bag containing her passport, clothes and notebook was discovered near a highway […]

Neanderthals believed to have built mysterious stone rings found in French cave

Neanderthals believed to have built mysterious stone rings found in French cave

Two mysterious stone rings found deep inside a French cave were probably built by Neanderthals about 176,500 years ago, proving that the ancient cousins of humans were capable of more complex behavior than previously thought, scientists say. The structures were made from hundreds of pillar-shaped mineral deposits, called stalagmites, which were chopped to a similar […]