Muslim Bus Driver Abducts 51 School Children Then Sets Bus Ablaze in “Migration Protest”

Prosecutors confirmed that Sy, who became an Italian citizen in 2004, had been convicted in 2007 and 2011 of drunken driving and sexual molestation of a minor.

Muslim Bus Driver Abducts 51 School Children Then Sets Bus Ablaze in “Migration Protest”

MILAN – A bus driver in northern Italy abducted 51 children and their school chaperones Wednesday, threatening the hostages’ lives for 40 minutes and setting the bus on fire at a Carabinieri blockade. Officers from the national police force broke windows at the back of the bus to reach the passengers and got all of […]

Global Cyber-Fraud Gang’s “Co-Founder” Arrested in Bangkok

Global Cyber-Fraud Gang’s “Co-Founder” Arrested in Bangkok

  – BANGKOK – A Russian man accused of co-running a global cyber-crime network shuttered in a US-led crackdown this week has been arrested in Bangkok and will face extradition, Thai police said Friday (Feb 9). Sergey Medvedev, 31, is accused of co-founding the “Infraud Organization,” an online network that stole and sold credit card […]

Italy Police Nab Last Refugee Suspect in Beach Gang Rape of Tourist

Italy Police Nab Last Refugee Suspect in Beach Gang Rape of Tourist

–   ROME – Police in Italy say they’ve arrested a Congolese refugee as the fourth suspect in gang rapes at a beach resort. Rimini police chief Maurizio Improta says the man was caught Sunday morning on a train about to leave a nearby town. On Saturday, the other three suspects, all minors, including two […]

Union Strikes Strand Thousands of Tourists and Travellers at Italy’s Airports

Union Strikes Strand Thousands of Tourists and Travellers at Italy’s Airports

  ROME – Tourists and travellers at airports across Italy are facing delays and canceled flights thanks to strikes by union air traffic controllers and air transport workers. Italy’s flagship carrier, Alitalia, said it was cancelling some 40% of its domestic and international flights on Monday. Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa and other carriers also […]