TUNISIAN CAPTAIN OF BOAT THAT CAPSIZED OFF LIBYA SUN, KILLING HUNDREDS OF MIGRANTS, CHARGED WITH HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND RECKLESS MULTIPLE HOMICIDE *

A SYRIAN MEMBER OF THE CREW WAS ALSO CHARGED WITH TRAFFICKING *

THE TWO WERE AMONG 27 SURVIVORS WHO ARRIVED IN SICILY LATE MON *

PROSECUTORS SAY THAT JUST BEFORE IT CAPSIZED, THE BOAT COLLIDED WITH A PORTUGUESE CONTAINER SHIP WHOSE CREW WAS NOT AT FAULT *

U.N. COMMISSION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS SAYS SOME 800 PEOPLE ARE BELIEVED TO HAVE DIED IN THE DISASTER, MAKING IT THE WORST SUCH INCIDENT EVER IN THE MEDITERRANEAN *

EGYPTIAN COURT SENTENCES FMR PRES MOHAMMED MORSI TO 20 YRS IN PRISON ON KIDNAPPING AND TORTURE CHARGES ARISING FROM THE KILLING OF PROTESTERS IN 2012 *

MORSI AND 12 CO-DEFENDANTS WERE ACQUITTED OF MURDER CHARGES *

MORSI, THE FIRST DEMOCRATICALLY ELECTED LEADER IN EGYTPIAN HISTORY. FACES CHARGES IN FOUR OTHER CASES, ALONG WITH THOUSANDS OF MEMBERS OF HIS ISLAMIST POLITICAL PARTY, THE MUSLIM BROTHERHOOD *

MORSI WAS OUSTED FROM POWER IN 2013 AND IS BEING HELD AT A HIGH-SECURITY PRISON *

JURORS TO BEGIN HEARING EVIDENCE TODAY IN PENALTY PHASE OF BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING TRIAL *

THEY MUST DECIDE WHETHER DZHOKHAR TSARNAEV SHOULD RECEIVE DEATH PENALTY OR LIFE SENTENCE *

HE WAS FOUND GUILTY ON ALL 30 CHARGES APRIL 8 *

THE 2013 BOMBINGS KILLED THREE PEOPLE AND INJURED MORE THAN 260 OTHERS *

POPE FRANCIS ACCEPTS RESIGNATION OF AMERICAN BISHOP WHO FAILED TO REPORT A SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSER *

BISHOP ROBERT FINN, OF MO'S KANSAS CITY-ST. JOSEPH DIOCESE, STEPPED DOWN UNDER CANON LAW ALLOWING BISHOPS TO RESIGN EARLY FOR ILLNESS OR A "GRAVE" REASON THAT MAKES THEM UNFIT FOR OFFICE *

62-YR-OLD FINN WAITED SIX MONTHS BEFORE NOTIFYING POLICE ABOUT THE PRIEST WHOSE COMPUTER CONTAINED LEWD PHOTOS OF YOUNG GIRLS TAKEN IN OR NEAR CHURCHES WHERE HE'D WORKED *

FINN PLEADED GUILTY TO A MISDEMEANOR CHARGE OF FAILURE TO REPORT SUSPECTED ABUSE AND WAS SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS' PROBATION IN 2012 *

SOUTH AFRICAN ARMY DEPLOYED TO END A WAVE OF ATTACKS ON IMMIGRANTS, DEFENSE MIN SAYS *

MOVE COMES AFTER A ZIMBABWEAN COUPLE SURVIVED A SHOOTING OVERNIGHT *

IN THE SAME NEIGHBORHOOD, A MAN FROM MOZAMBIQUE WAS STABBED TO DEATH BY FOUR SOUTH AFRICAN MEN OVER THE WEEKEND *

AID GROUPS SAY VIOLENCE TARGETING IMMIGRANT COMMUNITIES FROM NEIGHBORING STATES HAS ESCALATED IN RECENT WEEKS *

INDONESIAN COURT CONVICTS AMERICAN COUPLE IN KILLING OF WOMAN'S MOTHER ON RESORT ISLAND OF BALI *

COURT RULED HEATHER MACK AND TOMMY SCHAEFER INTENTIONALLY KILLED SHEILA VON WIESE-MACK WHILE VACATIONING LAST AUG *

THE BODY WAS FOUND IN A SUITCASE INSIDE THE TRUNK OF A TAXI *

THREE-JUDGE PANEL SENTENCED SCHAEFER TO 18 YEARS IN PRISON AND MACK TO 10 YEARS *