Joseph Mitchell had pleaded the defense of automatism in relation to the first-degree murder charge.
After the tragic death of a prized dog called Jagger, more owners are claiming their dogs were targeted. Update: The death of a second dog is being investigated by Crufts.
Ahmed Al-Jumaili was shot as he stood outside his apartment taking pictures of the snow with his wife and brother. He immigrated to the U.S. from Iraq in February. Nykerion Nealon was arrested for the crime on Friday.
The jury deciding the Arizona woman’s fate said it was hung on Thursday, and the judge declared a mistrial. It means that Arias will not receive the death penalty for the murder of her former boyfriend, Travis Alexander.
Prosecutors in New York called Lacey Spears a “calculated child killer.” Her 5-year-old son died after he was force-fed a lethal dose of salt.
The Durham County district attorney’s office filed a notice Monday that it would seek the death penalty in the case against accused Chapel Hill shooter Craig Hicks.
“I said, ‘If I’m going to go out, I better go out like f***ing Mufasa,” the latest casualty exclusively told BuzzFeed News. WARNING: MASSIVE SPOILERS!
Mirjana Puhar, who competed on the modeling reality show last year, was found dead on Tuesday in Charlotte, North Carolina. Police have arrested Emmanuel Jesus Rangel in connection with the killing.
A jury convicted Eddie Ray Routh last week of killing Chad Littlefield and “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle. His attorneys on Tuesday appealed the conviction and asked for a new trial.
Prosecutors said Daniel Perez profited from insurance payouts after a number deaths of commune members. In 2003, he drowned Patricia Hughes and tried to make her death look accidental.
Obsessive bitches be crazy.
Huntsman admitted she killed six infants that she gave birth to over a decade. She will be sentenced on April 20.
A childhood friend of Chapel Hill shooting victim Deah Barakat spoke to BuzzFeed News on Wednesday about how his best friend fell in love — and proposed to his wife — on their first date. The couple were gunned down after just six weeks of marriage.
Walter Storey was executed Wednesday for the murder of a teacher. His attorney sought to stop the execution over concerns of Missouri’s lethal injection drugs.
The girl allegedly woke her mother up while holding the badly beaten infant, who died Friday at a hospital after succumbing to her injures.
The 28-year-old’s body was found on Wednesday, missing her heart and lungs, with sticks, stones, and condoms stuffed into her sex organs, and her face eaten by animals.
Maxwell Marion Morton allegedly sent the picture of himself with his victim’s body to another boy on Snapchat.
The trial of Lacey Spears began this week in New York.
The historian was hoping to secure a lectureship in Hunter College. But then his friend and business partner allegedly shot him in the head with an antique revolver.
The other four victims are expected to survive. Shootings are up in the city in 2015.
Thomas Jesse Lee, 26, is suspected of killing the five residents of a Troup County, Georgia home, including his wife and other family members. Cops captured him Monday at a bus station more than 250 miles away from the home.
Alberto Nisman was killed Jan. 18, but new test results from the gun only turned up his DNA.
Ophelia Lovibond, Lucy Liu, and showrunner Rob Doherty talked to BuzzFeed News about how Kitty Winter “does not wish to be defined by her victimhood.” Warning: MAJOR SPOILERS ahead for the Jan. 29 episode.
Robert Ladd was executed for the 1996 murder of a woman after the Supreme Court refused to intervene. His lawyers said he was ineligible for the death penalty because of his intellectual disability.
Ronnie Adrian “Jay” Towns, 28, has been charged with murder and armed robbery in connection with the deaths of 69-year-old Bud Runion and his 66-year-old wife, June.
Jonathon Walker was wanted for the murders of two women and a 7-year-old girl. His body was found late Saturday morning.
The girlfriend of a Philadelphia Police Department detective was being investigated for murder. He is now facing charges for allegedly helping her flee to upstate New York.
From the series “No Seconds” by Henry Hargreaves
Started from the bottom now we here. Spoilers ahead.