S. Korean man sentenced for abusing pupil

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of -- A former South Korean university professor was sentenced to 12 years in prison on Thursday for habitually beating his former pupil and forcing him to eat human feces and drink urine.

An anti-Balaka soldier holds a handmade gun as former child soldiers wait to be released in Bambari, Central African Republic, May 14, 2015. REUTERS/Emmanuel Braun

Witch burning stokes Central African violence

BANGUI - Rebels in Central African Republic have kidnapped, burnt and buried alive "witches" in public ceremonies, exploiting widely held superstitions to control areas in the war-torn country, according to a leaked United Nations report.

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks to supporters at an event at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, November 24, 2015. REUTERS/Randall Hill

Combustible mix of glee, fear at Trump's rallies

"We're not gonna take it anymore," a crowd of thousands sang as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump entered a South Carolina convention centre on Tuesday night as a 1980s heavy metal song by the band Twisted Sister blared from speakers.

Derek Medina listens to the opening statements during his trial in Miami-Dade Circuit Court in Miami, Florida November 10, 2015. (REUTERS/Walter Michot/Miami Herald/Pool)

Florida 'Facebook killer' found guilty

A jury found a Florida man guilty of second-degree murder on Wednesday after he killed his wife and posted a photo of her blood-spattered, lifeless body on Facebook, according to a circuit court spokeswoman in Miami-Dade County.

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