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AIDSfree: Rapper Vic Mensa compares HIV rates for gay black men to 'epidemic' of gun violence: 'This wouldn't fly in Manhattan'

In his home city of Chicago, rapper Vic Mensa has launched projects to train medics responding to gun violence in some the nation’s deadliest neighbourhoods, and a summer education camp to help indigenous and black youth. He is also trying to recruit mental health professionals in some of the city’s most vulnerable schools. When the 25-year-old…
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Sarah Papenheim murder: American student found 'stabbed to death by her roommate' in Netherlands

An American student was stabbed to death—allegedly by her roommate— in her apartment located in Rotterdam, police have said. According to a police statement, they received reports of a squabble in an apartment in Kralingse Kerklaan, a neighbourhood in the city, on Wednesday. When the police arrived at the scene, they found Sarah Papenheim, 21, with…
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Khashoggi murder: Turkey's president Erdogan accuses Saudi crown prince's 'closest' associates

Turkey’s president accused Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s “closest” associates of being behind the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in an attempt to keep the pressure on the de facto ruler of the oil-rich kingdom. Recep Tayyip Erdogan, coming closer than he ever has to accusing the crown prince of the killing, cited audio capturing…
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