They haven't eaten anything since being arrested at a sit-in on Friday, their supporters claim.
Jailing journalists for "false news" rose to a new record in 2017.
Is this a sign of the decline of organized crime?
The incident caused a power outage in Russia's chilly eastern region of Yakutia that affected 69,000 people.
The president suggested the athletes should have been left in China after the parent of one player downplayed his role in the matter.
'Anti-corruption' drives are a common authoritarian tactic for consolidating power.
Authorities have yet to make any arrests in connection with the shooting.
The judge gave Mill a minimum of two years.
Iran has sentenced doctor Ahmadreza Djalali to death for his allegedly being a Mossad agent, despite calls for his release from abroad.
More and more young people have been joining Kremlin foe Alexei Navalny on street marches.
Patrick Benjamin Paddock, also known as Benjamin Hoskins Paddock, was wanted for bank robberies, according to newspaper accounts.
Russia's most famous civil liberties activist has appealed to the president to intervene after the arrest of five Scientologists.
From Alexei Navalny's "crooks and thieves" jibe to the manatee that keeps waiting around, Russians have found innovative ways to criticize the government online.
"Will his country stand up for him the same way he stood up for American values?" Hua Qu, wife of Xiyue Wang, asked. "I hope the answer is a resounding yes."
"One minute I'm a fucking white supremacist terrorist and the next minute I'm a fucking crybaby?" Christopher Cantwell asked. "I'm a goddamn human being."
The lawsuit is in response to Jeff Sessions' threat to cut funding to sanctuary cities.
In a handwritten letter from prison, the rapper explained why he had to break things off with the "Material Girl."
The four men had been jailed on drug and fraud charges.
The Rohingya Muslims are one of the most persecuted ethnic groups in the world.
The Christian governor Ahok has been jailed for two years on the "flimsiest of charges," writes historian Carool Kersten.
In Indonesia's capital, an estimated 1,000 people showed their support for the Christian Ahok, who has been sentenced to two years in prison.
Palestinians claim the video showing the figurehead eating a snack is a decade old.
In Honduras, one woman is estimated to die at the hands of a man every 16 hours.
More than 200,000 people are serving some form of life sentence in the U.S.