American tourists in hiding at Cancun resort after reports of active shooter

American tourists went into hiding at a Hyatt resort in Cancun, Mexico Thursday afternoon amid reports of an active shooter.  Mike Sington, a former executive, said he was at the resort and posted video footage on his Twitter account.  “Several guests have (said) they saw gunman come up from the beach, actively shooting,” he said.  […]

Sweden: 2 dead after 7-story fall ahead of ABBA tribute concert

At least two people are dead and another is injured after an audience member fell seven floors into a crowd at a concert hall in Sweden Tuesday evening, according to reports.  About 1,000 people had gathered at the Uppsala Konsert & Kongress hall for a 7:30 p.m. ABBA tribute concert near the band’s hometown in […]

British government considers ‘psychological harm’ punishment for online abuse

Online “trolls” could face two years in prison for messages or content that cause “psychological harm” as the British government considers new legislation to combat online abuse.  The Department for Culture, Media and Sports has accepted recommendations from the Law Commission to base crimes on “likely psychological harm” after a number of high-profile online abuse […]