Ariel Castro, who kidnapped, raped and held captive three women for over a decade, has been found guilty on 937 counts and sentenced to life without parole plus a thousand years in prison.
Gambians went through torture, murder and abuse in the 22 years dictator Yahya Jammeh ruled the country. A new commission was appointed to investigate the crimes and compensate the victims. Katrin Gänsler reports.
US President Donald Trump is not known for political correctness or a use of language that takes sensitivities into account. The list of his racist comments is long. Here's a round-up.
Trinh Xuan Thanh has turned up in Hanoi after reportedly being kidnapped off the street in Berlin by Vietnamese secret services. Vietnam insists he returned of his own free will.
More security with less police? Ahead of Germany's upcoming elections, the judges' and police unions warn of an erosion of the rule of law. The acute shortage of staff is made worse by a huge retirement wave.
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