Oscar Pistorius's Ex Tweets About His Lies As He Testifies

Oscar Pistorius returned to court Tuesday to read loving texts he and his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp sent to one another before he shot and killed her. As he did so, his ex-girlfriend Samantha Taylor tweeted and then deleted a comment about his lies. » 4/08/14 12:40pm 4/08/14 12:40pm

The Craigslist Killer Is Lying and Just a Huge Dexter Fan

Miranda Barbour, the 19-year-old woman who is currently charged with killing a man she met on Craigslist, is lying about being a prolific serial killer. This is according to Barbour's sister, who says that Barbour cooked up the story about killing more than 20 men in several states because she was a fan of the TV show » 4/01/14 2:50pm 4/01/14 2:50pm

Courtney Cash, Johnny Cash's Great-Niece, Found Stabbed to Death

Ugh, this is completely horrible. Courtney Cash, whose grandfather is Johnny Cash's brother, was stabbed to death in her home in Tennessee. The 23-year-old's body was found, as has been noted oh-so-delicately in headline after headline, "in a box" (a large chest next to the front door). Cash's boyfriend was also stabbed, … » 3/21/14 5:30pm 3/21/14 5:30pm

Did a Horrifying Real Satanic Sex Abuse Case Inspire True Detective?

In a recent interview, True Detective creator Nic Pizzolatto told Entertainment Weekly that his hit show's fictional inspirations range from high literature to low pulp. But it seems the show drew inspiration from elsewhere as well — an incredibly horrifying real case of satanism and sexual abuse in rural Louisiana in… » 2/28/14 5:15pm 2/28/14 5:15pm

Satan, Rape and Murder: The Life of Miranda Barbour, Craigslist Killer

In the wake of 19-year-old "Craigslist killer" Miranda Barbour's shocking confession—that she murdered at least 22 people as a member of a satanic cult—authorities and her family are questioning the veracity of her claims. But a friend of Barbour's believes her, telling Jezebel, "She has maintained [the same] solid story… » 2/21/14 3:00pm 2/21/14 3:00pm

Heartbreaking: 14-Year-Old Stabbed Younger Sister for Being Ungrateful

A teenager in Illinois fatally stabbed her younger sister 40 times because she thought the 11-year-old was "being ungrateful". She initially blamed the attack on an intruder, but later revealed that she was responsible for it, citing her younger sister's lack of respect as the reason for her actions. » 1/25/14 6:00pm 1/25/14 6:00pm

Story of Teen Killing 43-Year-Old Boyfriend Is 11 Flavors of Bonkers

Today, USAToday and local media reported that a 16-year-old girl is being tried as an adult in the case of the murder of her 43-year-old boyfriend, who she killed "during sex" while her mother was in the other room. Missing from the story? Arizona's age of consent, which is 18. Everyone just kind of glossed over that. » 1/23/14 2:00pm 1/23/14 2:00pm