Linda Sherwood

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Fox executive's body found more than two years after he vanished

More than two years after Fox entertainment executive Gavin Smith vanished in Southern California, his body has been found, authorities said.<p>Hikers found his body this week in a shallow grave in Palmdale, according to Lt. Dave Dolson of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.<p>"It's a crucial …

Women's rights groups hail conviction of Afghan cleric for girl's rape

A 10-year-old girl, brutally raped, confronts her attacker in court.<p>The culprit -- a cleric -- tries to pass it off as "consensual sex."<p>A judge sentences him to 20 years and some $30,000 in fines.<p>What's extraordinary is that these scenes played out Saturday in a courtroom in Kabul, Afghanistan.<p>The …

Ukraine presidential election under threat in eastern region

Pro-Russian insurgents are likely to prevent voting Sunday in half or more of the election districts in the embattled east, Ukrainian officials say.<p>Deputy Interior Minister Serhiy Yarovyi said on Saturday that police are ready to ensure order and security at polling stations in just nine of the 34 …