Catalan Separatist Leader Carles Puigdemont Arrested in Italy

MADRID – Carles Puigdemont, former separatist leader of Spain Catalonia The district was arrested by Italian police on the island of Sardinia on Thursday night, an arrest warrant was issued by Spain’s top court on charges of sedition, his office said. Mr. Puigdemont, a member of the European Parliament, was traveling to Alghero, Sardinia, from …

Gallery Owner Douglas Chrismas Arrested on Embezzlement Charge

LOS ANGELES – Art dealer douglas christmasWith a decades-long history of discovering great artists and an equally long history of not paying artists in full for their sales, arrested for embezzlement. Chrismas, 77, surrendered to FBI agents on Tuesday and was released on $50,000 bail. He pleaded not guilty to charges punishable by up to …

A 22-year-old man in Spain was arrested in connection with last year’s incident

A 22-year-old man was arrested in Spain on Wednesday in connection with the incident. Hacking of more than 100 Twitter accounts Last July, he became the fourth person charged in the incident that led to the temporary shutdown of the social media service. The Justice Department said that Joseph O’Connor faces charges of hacking, extortion …