Italian High Court Annuls Amanda Knox's Murder Conviction

Italy's highest court has overturned the murder convictions of Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito in the 2007 death of Meredith Kercher. This latest acquittal appears to mean that the case is truly over after eight years in court. Both Knox and Sollecito have already spent four years in jail. » 3/27/15 6:05pm Friday 6:05pm

Jerry Springer Producer Arrested for Murder of Deaf Sister

Former Jerry Springer producer Jill Blackstone was arrested for murder in Los Angeles on Monday after she called police to inform them that a woman had committed suicide in her garage. Upon arrival, police discovered the body of her sister, Wendy Blackstone, and several crime scene details that led them to believe… » 3/19/15 12:50pm 3/19/15 12:50pm

Robert Durst Eyed in 1997 Disappearance of Two Teen Girls

Alleged psycho killer Robert Durst (who is richer than God and bought his way out of prison twice before) was arrested on Saturday in a New Orleans hotel. Durst has been charged with the 2000 murder of his former spokeswoman, Susan Berman. Now, investigators may be looking into Durst as a possible suspect in the… » 3/19/15 10:50am 3/19/15 10:50am

Teen 'Horror Blogger' Charged with Murdering Mother and Step Father

A 17-year-old girl from northern Wisconsin was arrested in Indiana this Sunday and charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide for the the murder of her mother and step-father. » 3/11/15 1:50pm 3/11/15 1:50pm

Male Serial Killers Are 'Hunters,' Female Serial Killers Are 'Gatherers'

A recent study from Penn State has put together a definitive profile of the average American female serial killer, combing through the 64 "FSKs" who committed their crimes in the US between 1821 and 2008. » 3/06/15 3:10pm 3/06/15 3:10pm

Jodi Arias Dodges the Death Penalty Thanks to a Deadlocked Jury

Jodi Arias, who was convicted of the murder of Travis Alexander in 2013, will not be charged with the death penalty after the jury deadlocked on the decision of whether or not she should be executed. » 3/05/15 3:45pm 3/05/15 3:45pm

Men Wear Miniskirts, Protest Murder and Alleged Rape of Turkish Woman

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Father Stabs His Trans Child to Death, Tells Police It Was a Cult

An Ohio man's been arrested for the death of his 22-year-old child, Bri Golec, whom he murdered for being transgender. Kevin Golec, who continues identifying Bri as "his son" told police that Bri had been murdered by a cult. The cult he may have been referring to was the trans community, of which Bri had, at least at… » 2/17/15 1:15pm 2/17/15 1:15pm

White Man Murders Three Muslim Students in Chapel Hill

Three Muslim students were shot and killed in an apartment complex in Chapel Hill, North Carolina Tuesday night by a 46-year-old man. Two of the victims, Yusor Mohammad, 21, of Chapel Hill, and Razan Mohammad Abu-Salha, 19, were sisters. Mohammad's husband, Deah Shaddy Barakat, 23, who she had just married in… » 2/11/15 9:20am 2/11/15 9:20am

Texts in Murder Case: 'If You Ever Want to Die Promise Me I Can Do It'

There is an absolutely wild murder trial happening in Dublin right now, in which a 42-year-old architect, "family man," and model airplane enthusiast is accused of killing a 36-year-old childcare worker who had recently been released from a psychiatric hospital at the time of her death in 2012. » 2/06/15 2:45pm 2/06/15 2:45pm

Argentine Pres Was About to Be Arrested Before Prosecutor's Murder


In a story that's quickly escalating from "Huh, that's weird" to "Holy shit," there is (or was) a draft of a warrant for the arrest of Argentina's President, President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner. That arrest warrant was found at the home of Alberto Nisman, a prosecutor who recently died under mysterious… » 2/03/15 6:30pm 2/03/15 6:30pm

Man Who Had Wife Killed So He Could Be a Bondage Master Sentenced

What is it that advice columns always say about good relationships? It's either "communication is key" or "murder your spouse and become a sex monster." Unfortunately, "Master Bob" (real name: Bob Bashara) forgot which was right. Now he faces life in prison. » 1/15/15 5:50pm 1/15/15 5:50pm

Maryland Court of Special Appeals to Consider Adnan Syed's Case

The Maryland Court of Special Appeals announced Tuesday that they will be considering an appeal for Serial's Adnan Syed. As reported in early December, this process has been underway for five years now. The court is considering an application for leave to appeal which the State of Maryland must respond to by January… » 1/13/15 7:40pm 1/13/15 7:40pm

Our Stunning Makeup Transitions Take You from Blah to Celeb-Level Glam

This week on Instagram, Gwyneth Paltrow proved that January doesn't have to be all cold and drear thanks to #GlamJan, Max Factor's fun hashtag that encourages followers to show off our most stunning and—duh—glam makeup transformations. We at Jezebel were so inspired by Gwyn's transition from Golden Earth Mama to Rock… » 1/08/15 5:45pm 1/08/15 5:45pm

Is This Man Too Rich and Handsome To Have Murdered His Father? (No.)

Let the games begin! Now that hot felon Jeremy Meeks is old news, the public is dying for a "too sexy to have done it" murderer to steal their hearts and Thomas Gilbert Jr., a 30-year-old man who allegedly killed his father over a cut in his allowance, is this year's sexy criminal to beat. Murderous and frugal? Be… » 1/06/15 12:30pm 1/06/15 12:30pm

Six Women Die Daily as Murders of Mexican Women Reach Pandemic Levels 

Since 1993, hundreds of Mexican women have gone missing in the border town of Ciudad Juárez, in murders that have gone unsolved and largely ignored by the municipal government. But a new report from Al-Jazeera says that the Juárez murders are just one part of a worsening pattern of violence against women in Mexico,… » 1/05/15 11:10am 1/05/15 11:10am

The Wild, Horrific Murder of Stephanie Moseley

Horrific details are still emerging about the death of Stephanie Moseley, an actress, dancer and choreographer whose husband Earl Hayes murdered her before killing himself, in a domestic violence incident that turned fatal. What further complicates the case is the involvement of Floyd Mayweather, a known domestic… » 12/09/14 6:30pm 12/09/14 6:30pm

Texas American Eagle Manager Believed Strangled by Former Coworkers 

A Fort Worth, Tex., woman found dead in her burned apartment is now believed to have been bound, strangled to death, and set on fire with what appears to have been rubbing alcohol by two former coworkers. » 12/08/14 6:50pm 12/08/14 6:50pm

The Best-Worst Wedding Brawls, Ranked

Over the weekend, news broke of a wedding reception that headed south, way south, all the way down to a big, ugly brawl. But who doesn't love hearing about a seriously messy wedding, especially when it involves a very drunk bride? » 12/02/14 3:40pm 12/02/14 3:40pm