On his eighth day in solitary confinement and seventh without water, Terrill Thomas died last year while being held at the Milwaukee County Jail. The medical examiner classified his death as a homicide resulting from “profound dehydration.”
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, whom Donald Trump invited to the White House during a friendly chat back in December, has bragged that no matter what terrible things terrorists might do to people, he can absolutely one-up them, brutality-wise.
Steve Stephens, the Cleveland murder suspect who uploaded footage of himself shooting 74-year-old Robert Goodwin on Easter Sunday, reportedly died in Pennsylvania on Tuesday after police gave chase to his vehicle.
A couple accused of murdering their disabled adopted son are said to have been inspired by a major plot point in Kenneth Lonergan’s Oscar-winning Manchester by the Sea in their ensuing attempt at covering it up, according to their case’s prosecutor.
Last week, 66-year-old Timothy Caughman was stabbed to death by James Harris Jackson, a 28-year-old Baltimore native who traveled to New York City expressly for the purpose of killing black people. Now Jackson is being charged with murder as terrorism.
In a very bizarre interview with the Associated Press, Casey Anthony described what her life is like now and hints at what happened to her daughter Caylee.
Casey Anthony was acquitted in 2011 of killing her daughter Caylee after an extremely controversial trial. Retired Circuit Judge Belvin Perry Jr. presided over her case and he has his own theories about what really happened to Anthony’s child.
Vilma Trujillo Garcia died early on Tuesday at a hospital in Nicaraguan capital Managua, after suffering burns over 80 percent of her body. She had been horribly tortured in a “religious” ceremony.
After going back and forth with his lawyers several times over who would represent him during the sentencing portion of his trial, convicted murderer Dylann Roof stood in front of the jury and insisted that he is perfectly sane.
The 30 years since reality television was born have yielded plenty of people doing stupid shit for relative semi-fame and, sometimes, a prize. But as audiences have grown accustomed to the vagaries of reality shows, we’ve developed an appetite for further and further extremes. Naked and Afraid, for instance, plops…
A South Carolina jury convicted Dylann Roof Wednesday of murdering black churchgoers at a church, after first sitting with them at a Bible study class. Roof, a 22-year-old high school dropout, has chosen to represent himself at the sentencing phase of his trial, which will decide whether he gets the death penalty.
Donald Trump—whose insane and haphazard calls to foreign leaders have already led one diplomat to refer to our president-elect, terrifyingly, as a “bull in a nuclear china shop”—has reportedly participated in a “very engaging, animated talk” with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, according to a Duterte aide.…
Thomas Mair, the extremist who murdered 41-year-old Labour MP Jo Cox, has been found guilty and sentenced to life in prison.
In case you aren’t entirely filled with despair, this is just a reminder that more trans people have been murdered in 2016 than ever before on record (24 versus last year’s 21), per this GLAAD release. Whether there are more murders or just better reporting of them, though, remains an open question.
Robert Durst, multimillionaire and subject of the infamous documentary The Jinx, has pled “not guilty” to the murder of his friend Susan Berman, who was found dead in her Los Angeles home in late 2000.
Kiwi woman Warriena Wright met Gable Tostee while on vacation in Australia via Tinder. In the early morning of August 8, 2014, she fell to her death from his balcony after an extended argument that ended with him locking her outside.
Bryan Cranston appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday and a told a talk-show anecdote about how he was once a suspect in the murder of his old boss.
Jackie Vandagriff, a 24-year-old nutrition major at the Texas Women’s University, was killed on September 14. The man suspected of her murder, 30-year-old Charles Bryant, was also being investigated for stalking and harassing an ex-girlfriend at the time.
On Friday, September 16, Terence Crutcher, a community college student and father of four, was shot to death by Tulsa police officers in the middle of the street. Video footage from a police helicopter reveals Crutcher to be approaching his SUV unarmed, with arms raised. He did not have a weapon in his possession.