18 min ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay
Public defenders representing James Holmes, accused of killing 12 moviegoers in Colorado last summer, will return to court on Thursday to challenge the state's insanity defense law in a bid to try to avoid the death penalty for their client.
18 min ago | WHEC-TV Rochester
The attorney for a man charged with raping a 10-year-old girl and killing her mother in an upstate New York carjacking wants to add an expert on death penalty cases to the defense team in case federal prosecutors bring more charges and seek his execution.
18 min ago | KNDO
A 19-year-old gang member with a previous conviction for a drive-by shooting was arrested Wednesday in Wapato and accused of shooting at four members of a family in Yakima.
2 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph
The Chattanooga Times Free Press reported a Hamilton County Sheriff's Office affidavit stated 34-year-old Terry Lee Releford duct taped the teen and held a gun on her while assaulting her.
Michael Aaron Fay entered the pleas during an arraignment Tuesday in Putnam County Juvenile Court.
THE High Court has overturned an order gagging the press from naming Gillam Street killer David McGreavy, who murdered three children in Worcester in 1973.
Deceased Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev participated in a 2011 gruesome triple homicide outside Boston, along with a Chechen killed early Wednesday during a confrontation with the FBI and Massachusetts State Police in Orlando, Florida, a federal law enforcement official told CNN.
Chief Medical Examiner Jan Garavaglia took the stand in the Caryn Kelley trial Wednesday morning.
Police laid out their case Wednesday against a man accused of killing a 15-year-old girl whose body was found in a wooded area miles from her home, but the details remained hidden from public view after a judge sealed a crucial affidavit at the request of the suspect's lawyer.
Weeping filled a church Wednesday during a funeral for a Hofstra University student who was accidentally shot by police responding to a Long Island home invasion, with friends describing her fearlessness and love of life , riding bikes, climbing trees, going to more concerts than they could count.
THE 29-year-old denied murdering father and son David and Mark Short but today changed his plea on the eve of his barrister's closing speech.
Federal authorities said a suspect wanted in the shooting death of a man pulled off a western Pennsylvania party bus has been taken into custody.
In the chaotic moments after a gunman wounded Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, investigators quickly turned a patrol car into a makeshift whiteboard, using markers to scrawl relevant information about the investigation.
Spartanburg County's coroner is planning an autopsy after a man was killed by a shotgun blast to his chest.
A jury has found Becky Bryan guilty in the shooting death of her husband, Keith Bryan.
Mugshot of Kwang Chol "K.C." Joy, arrested on May 17, 2013, in connection with the murder of his roommate Maribel Ramos.
In a massive show of solidarity, New York City's LGBT citizenry came together on the steps of The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center on the evening of May 20 to protest the recent spate of hate crimes against gays in the city, including the fatal shooting of a gay man in Greenwich Village.