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Friend Says Accused Killer of 11-Year-Old Girl ‘Literally Had Demons’

The teenager accused of stabbing an 11-year-old borough girl to death this week "literally had demons" and had shown a pattern of lashing out in anger, according to people who knew him and his family. (more…)

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2 Israeli Police Officers Killed After 3 Arabs Attack Them in Old City of Jerusalem

In an extraordinarily brazen assault early Friday, three Arab citizens of Israel armed with guns and knives killed two Israeli police officers guarding an entrance to Jerusalem’s holiest site for Jews and Muslims, an emotional and volatile focal point of the Israeli-Arab conflict. (more…)

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Former NFL Player De’von Hall Accused of Killing his Mother

Football is a game of physicality and passion. It brings out the best in the young men playing the game. It has also been the subject of a larger controversy around the United States. (more…)

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Cleveland Woman Convicted of Hiring Hitman to Kill Her Husband for $100,000 in Insurance Money

A Cleveland mother and newlywed accused of ordering her firefighter husband's killing to collect $100,000 in insurance money has been convicted of aggravated murder in a scheme that was flawed from the start: His ex-wife was still the beneficiary of his policy. (more…)

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Convicted Drug Dealer Found Guilty of Manslaughter in Death of 20th Century Fox Executive

A convicted drug dealer accused of killing a 20th Century Fox distribution executive who was having an off-and-on affair with the defendant's estranged wife was convicted of voluntary manslaughter. (more…)

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Man Who Fatally Shot 18-Year-Old Girl in Road Rage Incident Turns Himself In

A man accused of shooting and killing an 18-year-old woman in a case of road rage is being held without bail on murder charges after turning himself in Sunday morning, authorities said. (more…)

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5 Men Found Guilty of Murder in Assassination of Russian Opposition Leader Boris Nemtsov

A jury found five men guilty Thursday in the assassination of Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov, bringing to a close a trial that Nemtsov's allies believe failed to bring the slaying's masterminds to justice. (more…)

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Florida Governor and Orlando Prosecutor to Spar Over Death Penalty in State’s Supreme Court

The legal battle between Florida Governor Rick Scott and an Orlando prosecutor he removed from two dozen murder cases because she would not seek the death penalty goes before the state's Supreme Court on Wednesday. (more…)

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Mistrial Declared in Retrial of Cincinnati Officer Charged With Fatally Shooting Unarmed Black Man

The encounters with the police officers turned deadly within seconds. Each time, a black man was fatally shot, and each time, it was captured on video. And three times in the span of a week, the officers’ trials have ended without a conviction. (more…)

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