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Second former Penn State fraternity member pleads guilty to hazing after a pledge died from severe head and abdominal injuries

Thursday  22:45,   09 august 2018

Joseph G Ems Jr, 22, was investigated over the death of Tim Piazza, 19, but pleaded guilty to hazing and an alcohol offense for his conduct with a different unnamed pledge.Joseph G Ems Jr, 22, pleaded guilty to hazing and an alcohol offense on[...]
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Nevada death-row inmate stuck in legal limbo: 'Just get it done'

Thursday  22:45,   09 august 2018

A Nevada inmate who was sentenced to death in 2007 for committing drug-related murders in Phoenix and Las Vegas said Wednesday he wants his execution carried out as fast as possible. Scott Raymond Dozier, whose execution has already been delayed[...]

Authorities say they've busted large Mexico-to-US drug ring

Thursday  22:40,   09 august 2018

Federal authorities in Los Angeles say 22 people have been arrested and are accused of smuggling large amounts of narcotics into the U.S. from Mexico. The arrests of 22 suspects come on the heels of a nearly three-year investigation into[...]

3 MS-13 gang members who shot suspected rival sentenced to prison for murder

Thursday  21:10,   09 august 2018

Three MS-13 gang members have finally been convicted of murder after they “took turns shooting” a suspected rival gang member in the head and stomach almost three years ago, officials said. Giovani Antonio Herrera, 23, Jonathan Steven Guevara, 21,[...]

Michigan parents learn they could face life in prison for death of 10-month-old daughter over religious beliefs

Thursday  17:27,   09 august 2018

A Michigan father's jaw dropped in court this week as he was told he could spend the rest of his life behind bars for the starvation death of his 10-month-old daughter. A Michigan father's jaw dropped in court this week as he was told[...]

Man dies after being knocked unconscious by New York driver he thought might be his ride

Thursday  09:30,   09 august 2018

A Florida man who was punched unconscious by a motorist on a New York street died Tuesday, police said. The incident occurred around 1:15 a.m. Sunday in Long Island City when Sandor Szabo, 35, knocked on the window of what he[...]

A woman told police she's a 'thoroughbred, white girl' as she tried to avoid jail for DUI

Thursday  06:06,   09 august 2018

Lauren Elizabeth Cutshaw gave police a number of reasons why she shouldn't be jailed. She allegedly used her race, intelligence and cleanliness as reasons.Lauren Elizabeth Cutshaw, 32, was charged with a number offenses, including drunken[...]

Police chief's son is 1 of 2 arrested in attack on Sikh man

Thursday  05:05,   09 august 2018

An 18-year-old arrested in Monday's attack on a Sikh man at a Manteca park is the son of the Union City police chief, the Police Department in that Alameda County city reported. Chief Darryl McAllister confirmed that his estranged son,[...]

Father blames 'stand your ground' in son's parking-lot death

Thursday  00:04,   09 august 2018

Michael McGlockton says Florida's "stand your ground" law is the reason his son is dead at the hands of a white man who said he felt threatened by the 28-year-old black man. Michael Drejka berated Markeis McGlockton's girlfriend[...]

Man charged in death of 10-year-old San Antonio girl had been previously found insane

Tuesday  23:21,   07 august 2018

San Antonio police arrested a man Monday on suspicion of murder after police found a 10-year-old girl dead on the Northwest side. Paul Anthony Bateman, 32, is being held in the Bexar County Jail on a $200,000 bond. Officers responded to a home[...]

Mother of 'Little Jacob' indicted by Galveston County grand jury in boy's death

Tuesday  23:20,   07 august 2018

The mother of Jayden Lopez, the 4-year-old Houston boy once known as "Little Jacob" whose body washed up on a Galveston beach last fall, was indicted by a Galveston County grand jury on Tuesday in relation to his death. Rebecca Suzanne[...]

Lawyer for Nebraska death row inmate seeks release from case

Tuesday  20:05,   07 august 2018

An attorney for a death row inmate who's set to be executed next week is asking the Nebraska Supreme Court to release him from the case. Jeff Pickens of the Nebraska Commission on Public Advocacy argues in a Monday court filing that he has a[...]

Lemonade stand robber on the run; DNA could help track him

Tuesday  01:21,   07 august 2018

Authorities say a teenager who held up a North Carolina lemonade stand for $17 is still at large. They're hoping to track him down through surveillance footage and possible DNA and fingerprint tests. Union County Sheriff's Office Spokesman[...]

Attorneys finish closing arguments in Anthony Kirkland Trial

Monday  22:10,   06 august 2018

As the jury filed in and Anthony Kirkland entered the courtroom Monday, the tension could be felt by the loved ones of his victims. Chief assistant prosecuting attorney Mark Piepmeier started the closing arguments, stating Kirkland deserves death.[...]

District Attorney seeks death penalty against DJ in 1992 killing of school teacher

Monday  18:50,   06 august 2018

The Lancaster County District Attorney plans to seek the death penalty against the Pennsylvania man charged in connection with a 1992 murder.The Lancaster County District Attorney plans to seek the death penalty against the Pennsylvania[...]