Traffic stop, ‘agitated’ passenger leads to deadly Jacksonville police shooting

A Tuesday-night traffic stop on a Westside Jacksonville street ended with an officer-involved shooting that left an 18-year-old dead, the Sheriff’s Office said.

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Rape, abuses in palm oil fields linked to top beauty brands

SUMATRA, Indonesia (AP) — With his hand clamped tightly over her mouth, she could not scream, the 16-year-old girl recalls – and no one was around to hear her anyway. She describes how her boss raped her amid the tall trees on an Indonesian palm oil plantation that feeds into some of the world’s best-known cosmetic brands. He then put an ax to her throat and warned her: Do not tell.

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