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Woman accused of killing pregnant teen, cutting baby from womb faked pregnancy: prosecutors

Chicago prosecutors have revealed new details in the gruesome killing of a young pregnant woman and the theft of her baby from her womb, according to a report Saturday. Continue reading

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Idaho man arrested for 1996 rape, murder that cost another man 20 years in prison

An Idaho man was arrested this week for the brutal 1996 rape and murder of an Idaho Falls woman in which another man spent 20 years in prison for after being wrongfully convicted. Continue reading

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New Jersey man sentenced to 27 years for killing woman, 18, then ordering pizza and posting on social media

A New Jersey man was sentenced Thursday to 27 years in prison after prosecutors say he killed an 18-year-old woman then ordered a pizza and posted videos singing about the murder to social media shortly there after. Continue reading

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Florida woman, whose smiling mugshot after fatal DUI crash went viral, heads to prison

The Florida woman who was all smiles for a mugshot after a DUI manslaughter arrest was all sobs Thursday at her sentencing. Continue reading

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Body of West Virginia teen, 15, found in mountain area; mother’s boyfriend arrested

A West Virginia man was arrested in connection to the death of 15-year-old Riley Crossman after police discovered her “decomposed body” in a rural mountain area Thursday morning. Continue reading

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Three arrested in murder of Chicago woman, 19, who was 9 months pregnant, cops say

Three people have been arrested and charged in connection with the death of a pregnant Chicago woman who was strangled before her baby was cut from her womb, authorities announced Thursday. Continue reading

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Kenyan man in US illegally charged in deaths of 6 more Dallas-area elderly women

A Kenyan man living in the U.S. illegally has been charged by Texas prosecutors with killing at least six elderly women whose jewelry and other valuables he stole, authorities said Thursday. Continue reading

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Convicted serial killer Samuel Little may be connected to cold case murders in Louisiana, official says

A convicted serial killer who has confessed to 90 murders and known for sketching portraits of his victims may be linked to even more unsolved killings in Louisiana, according to the chief of a town where two of the slayings took place. Continue reading

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New Jersey man found guilty of murdering childhood friend wants new trial over juror’s ‘LMAO’ Facebook post

The New Jersey man who was convicted of strangling a former high school classmate before throwing her body off a bridge wants a new trial after a dismissed juror who admitted on Facebook to being part of the jury, and writing “LMAO” about the case. Continue reading

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Mother of Georgia teen killed by carnival worker found ‘creepy’ texts between the two

The mother of the missing Georgia teen that was killed in March by a traveling carnival worker said she saw “creepy” messages between the two about marriage and warned her daughter to stay away. Continue reading

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Penn State frat brothers linked to pledge’s death won’t serve jail time, judge rules

A Pennsylvania judge has traded in jail time for a more lenient sentence for three former Penn State fraternity brothers who pleaded guilty to charges related to the 2017 hazing death of Beta Theta Pi pledge Tim Piazza. Continue reading

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Suspect accused of killing California woman with electric scooter identified

The suspect accused of brutally murdering a woman with an electric scooter in California on Monday has been identified by police. Continue reading

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Death-row inmate forgoes choosing last meal, asks for food to be given to homeless instead

Tennessee death-row inmate Don Johnson has asked that his special last meal before Thursday’s scheduled execution be donated to the homeless.   Continue reading

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Case against former Green Beret in suspected Taliban bombmaker’s death will proceed to court-martial

The murder case against a decorated former Green Beret charged in the 2010 killing of an unarmed suspected Taliban bombmaker will proceed to a trial by general court-martial, Army officials said Wednesday. Continue reading

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Arizona woman smothers mom, places bottle of gin on body, court documents say

An Arizona woman had contemplated killing her mother years before smothering her with a pillow on Monday and setting a bottle of gin on the dead body, court documents said. Continue reading

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VIDEO: Police release footage of elderly man being shoved off city bus; passenger now facing murder charge, police say

Video showing a woman violently pushing a 74-year-old man out the door of a stopped bus in downtown Las Vegas on March 21 was released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Tuesday.  Continue reading

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South Carolina boy, 8, fatally shot during home invasion, investigators say

An 8-year-old boy in South Carolina died Tuesday after he was shot during an apparent home invasion in which the homeowner and intruder both fired their weapons at each other, investigators said. Continue reading

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Georgia couple found guilty of murdering 15-day-old daughter while on meth

A young Georgia couple high on meth were found guilty of murdering their infant, according to a report. Continue reading

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Illinois man accused of killing, dismembering 2-year-old boy stands trial

An Illinois man who has been accused of dismembering a 2-year-old child went on trial on Tuesday. Continue reading

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FBI identifies man killed in Appalachian Trail machete attack

The FBI on Tuesday identified the hiker who was hacked to death with a machete on the Appalachian Trail in Virginia over the weekend. Continue reading

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