Renewed search for fugitive on the run since 1999

Norman Volker Franz, 51, is wanted for five murders LYON, France –German authorities, with INTERPOL’s support, are renewing a request for the public’s help in locating Norman Volker Franz , aged 51, who has been on the run since escaping prison in Portugal in 1999. Franz has a long history of violent and organized crime,…

Nickelodeon Establishes Avatar Studios:

Nickelodeon announce the launch of Avatar Studios, a newly formed division designed to create original content spanning animated series and movies based on the beloved world of Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra. Original creators and executive producers Michael DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko will helm the studio as co-chief creative officers, reporting…

SFO charges former biodiesel trader with fraud and money laundering

The SFO has charged biodiesel trader Gianni Rivera with fraud and money laundering in connection with its investigation concerning the sustainable fuel sector. Rivera, a former employee of Greenergy, is charged by the SFO with two counts of fraud by abuse of position and one count of money laundering. The central allegation is that, while…