October 25, 2018

Shopkeeper tells thieves to return later and rob him when he has more money

Obtained by ABC News(MONTIGNIES-SUR-SAMBRE, Belgium) -- When a Belgian shop owner was confronted with a gang of alleged robbers in his store, the quick-thinking merchant told the group to come back later in the day, when he would have more money for them to steal. They did as he had advised, and when they returned to the store they were arrested, according to local police and the shop owner. The merchant, who identified himself as Didier but declined to provide his last name for fear of retaliat..
October 25, 2018

Saudi Arabia calls Jamal Khashoggi’s killing premeditated for the first time

Chris McGrath/Getty Images(RIYADH, Saudi Arabia) -- Saudi prosecutors have called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi "premeditated" for the first time, two days after Turkey's president also made the claim. The Washington Post columnist's killing in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2 was carried out with "prior intention," Saudi Attorney General Saud al-Mojeb said Thursday, according to the state-run Saudi Press Agency. Prosecutors reached that conclusion based on informa..
October 25, 2018

Sydney’s famed Bondi Beach welcomes summer with a mile of art

Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images(SYDNEY) -- Kicking off the summer in Sydney is the world's largest free outdoor public sculpture exhibition. This year, 450,000 visitors are expected over the 18-day exhibition that began this week. Sculpture by the Sea at Bondi Beach transforms more than a mile of the famous coast into a seaside museum, featuring more than 100 works of art by artists from Australia and 20 other countries. The exhibition began in 1997 as a one-day event showing 64 sculptures. Now..
October 24, 2018

Lookalike of ‘Friends’ star David Schwimmer wanted in England for stealing beer

Blackpool Police(LONDON) -- Police on the hunt for a "Friends" character Ross Geller lookalike who is accused of theft from a restaurant in England made a public appeal that went viral. Police in Blackpool, England, posted an appeal for help in alleged theft of a coat, cellphone and wallet from a restaurant in Blackpool occurred on Sept. 20, and social media users were quick to point out the suspect’s uncanny resemblance to the much-loved sitcom character played by American actor David Schwimmer..