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  1. Residents want charges for Denver officers who killed teenRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | KFVS12

    Some residents are calling for a special prosecutor to investigate the Denver officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old girl who police say hit an officer with a stolen car. They plan to rally outside the office of District Attorney Mitch Morrissey on Tuesday morning.


  2. Next EntryRead the original story

    11 min ago | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    A man accused of killing his friend and dismembering the body was given sentenced yesterday in Jefferson County Court. Michael Shugars agreed to a plea deal, and through that agreement, pleaded guilty to third-degree murder in the death of Chet Haddow, as well as burglary and robbery.


  3. Jury selection in Boston Marathon bombing trial halted till ThursdayRead the original story

    11 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Jury selection for the trial of the accused Boston Marathon bomber will be postponed until Thursday due to the blizzard pounding the city, court officials said on Tuesday. A massive winter storm has dropped more than 14 inches of snow on Boston, with up to another foot of accumulation expected over the course of the day, according to the National Weather Service.


  4. Appeals Court Weighs Suit in US Marshals ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | ABC News

    An appeals court is deciding whether deputy U.S. marshals who shot and wounded a teenage driver eight years ago may be sued in federal court, a case that's unfolding amid a national debate about police use of force and the legal protections afforded to law enforcement. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit heard arguments last month and could issue an opinion soon.


  5. PBSO: Woman admits shooting boyfriend in headRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | WPTV Local News

    Lety Hernandez, 17, has been charged with Manslaughter after admitting she shot her boyfriend, Fredi Hernandez, in the head on December 30, 2014. SUBURBAN WEST PALM BEACH, Fla.


  6. Lauderdale Co. double murder suspect pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A man accused of killing two women in Lauderdale County pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity or mental defect on Tuesday. Mark Montgomery is accused of killing two women back in 2014.


  7. Nursing Home Murder-Suicide Victims IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Police have identified a couple who died in an apparent murder-suicide at a nursing home in Fishersville. The Augusta County Sheriff's Office tells media outlets that investigators believe 84-year-old Weldon Knight fatally shot his wife, 83-year-old Betty Knight, and then killed himself.


  8. Man charged with murdering wife 18 years ago to be arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A Jackson County man charged with murdering his wife 18-years ago is expected to be arraigned Tuesday. Barry Whitton is accused of killing his wife, Michelle in 1997.


  9. Arrest made in Facebook gun deal homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Arkansas Times

    Police said a 16-year-old has been charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting Saturday of one of two men who were shot and robbed after meeting men on Baseline Road to purchase a gun in a deal that had been set up through a Facebook contact. He is Tyveen Jamal Davis and is being held in the County Jail.


  10. Homicide trial postponed due to crime lab issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    29 min ago | WLUK-TV Green Bay

    A Columbia County judge has postponed a homicide trial after questions were raised about the analysis of some evidence by the Wisconsin Crime Lab. Judge Alan White has delayed the trial of Leah Jean Waldhart, who's accused of killing her boyfriend, Curtis Wylesky, of Beaver Dam, in 2001.


  11. Man Kills Himself Outside Fox OfficesRead the original story

    40 min ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Near the entrance to the News Corp. building on Sixth Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, a Texas man quietly passed out small protest cards to employees arriving to work through falling snow on Monday morning. A security guard told the man that he could not hand out fliers in the private entrance plaza.


  12. Jury selection for murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    Jury selection begins on Tuesday in the trial against a man accused of killing an elderly woman during a break-in at her Golden Hill home. A judge ruled Monday that an Oceanside woman accused of intentionally drowning her toddler in a bathtub will go to trial.


  13. Police: Sister threatened to kill murder witnessRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | ABC Action News

    A 16-year-old boy is charged with first-degree murder in a shooting during a drug deal in St.Petersburg, according to police. The 16-year-old was arrested on Monday at Le Belle High School in La Belle, Florida in the shooting death of Donald J. Avery, 17, on October 11, 2014.


  14. 2 men plead not guilty to slaying NYC violinist last summerRead the original story

    53 min ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    Two men have pleaded not guilty to state charges stemming from the slaying of a New York City violinist who was killed at her upstate summer home last year. Local media report that 43-year-old Jonathan Conklin and 30-year-old Charles Sanford pleaded not guilty Monday in a Chautauqua County court to charges that include second-degree murder, burglary, robbery and grand larceny.


  15. Police: Girl, charged with killing brother, abused for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KREM-TV Spokane

    One teenage girl accused of plotting to kill her older brother suffered years of physical abuse and was sexually abused by her uncle, authorities said Wednesday. Police: Girl, charged with killing brother, abused for years One teenage girl accused of plotting to kill her older brother suffered years of physical abuse and was sexually abused by her uncle, authorities said Wednesday.


  16. Judge in murder trial to allow evidence from 2008 rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KSFY

    A Sioux Falls judge has ruled that similarities in a 2008 assault and rape of a woman and the slaying last year of Kari Anne Kirkegaard can be presented at the trial of the man accused of killing Kirkegaard. Forty-one-year-old Christopher Kryger has pleaded not guilty to murder, rape and burglary charges in the slaying of the 56-year-old Kirkegaard, who was found dead in her bathtub on March 16, 2014.


  17. March planned for teen shot by Denver cops; "Anonymous" joins protest chorusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Denver Post

    Rev. Patrick Demmer stands with fellow community members during a remembrance of a teenage girl who was shot by a police officer on Monday, January 26, 2015. A march is planned on Tuesday morning to demand justice for a teenage girl who was shot to death by police in Denver on Monday morning after officials say she drove a stolen car at two officers, striking one.


  18. 3 Kansas City teens charged in slaying of 14-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WALA

    According to , three Kansas City teenagers have been charged in the murder of a 14-year-old girl at a water park. Issac M. "Malik" Carter, 17, Ce-Antonyo D. Kennedy, 17, and Dominic "Nick" McDaniel, 18, have all been charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal They're accused of brutally beating and then taking turns shooting Alexis Kane, an eighth-grader at Smith-Hale Middle School in the Hickman Mills School District.


  19. Landlady death accused denies murderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Newsday

    A man charged with three rapes and the murder of a seaside landlady will admit responsibility for her death but say it was an accident, a court has been told. John Heald, 53, of Foljambe Road, Rotherham, also faces three counts of rape in the Sheffield area on 13 July.


  20. 'Gotham' Recap: "Welcome Back, Jim Gordon"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    The episode begins with Fish in captivity, appearing to be in a basement somewhere. A man named Bob arrives, who acts like he is going to torture Fish.