Prosecutor probing Argentina’s former president was murdered, investigators say

A team of forensic investigators has concluded that a prosecutor investigating a 1994 bombing in Buenos Aires and Argentina’s former president for her alleged role in shielding those responsible was murdered. Preliminary investigations had concluded that Alberto Nisman’s 2015 death was probably a suicide. But on Friday a team of forensic investigators gave a prosecutor

Merkel seeks historic fourth term as polls open in Germany

Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to cruise to victory in elections Sunday but also to face the breakthrough into parliament of hard-right populists for the first time in Germany’s post-war history. Voting began at 0600 GMT in Europe‘s biggest economy and exit polls are announced at 1600 GMT, with few expecting surprises given Merkel‘s double-digit