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- Apr 13 20172 minutes
U.S. Marshals Say They've Rounded Up 'The Last Of The Cocaine Cowboys'
Gustavo Falcon, his brother and associates were indicted in 1991 for smuggling some 75 tons of cocaine into the U.S. His partners were caught and convicted, but Falcon roamed free — until Wednesday.
- Oct 10 20162 minutes
Until Death Do Us Part
More than 5 decades after his first wife’s death, Felix Vail is convicted of her murder—and suspected in the disappearances of other women in his life
- Feb 27 20171 minute
Two months after Sarah Stern’s mysterious disappearance, police say that she was murdered—and arrest her two closest friends
- Mar 19 20171 minute
Rodney James Hess Shot And Killed By Police While Streaming On Facebook Live
The 36-year-old man filmed himself asking for a higher-ranking officer before being fatally shot by sheriff's deputies.
- Apr 17 20172 minutes
Mexico Catches One Of Several Fugitive Former Governors After A Half-Year Hunt
Javier Duarte, former governor of Veracruz state, was finally apprehended in Guatemala this weekend. He's just one of nearly a dozen ex-governors either on the lam, under investigation or in prison.
- Apr 16 20171 minute
Vanessa Marcotte: Police Arrest Angelo Colon-Ortiz, 31, In Google Employee's Killing
Colon-Ortiz, 31, was arrested Friday after police matched his DNA with DNA found on Marcotte's body.
- Oct 1 20161 minute
From The Editors
We have made a few corrections and clarifications to the online version of our July/August story “My Prison Experiment.” We misidentified the impetus for and findings of an FBI investigation into the management of the Idaho Correctional Center (ICC)
- Feb 6 20172 minutes
Life Behind Bars
It was a trial that riveted the nation. Now, more than 2 decades after being convicted for murdering their wealthy parents, Lyle and Erik Menendez search for ‘meaning beyond the tragedy’
- Dec 6 20164 minutes
What Will It Take To Convict A Police Officer For Shooting An Unarmed Man?
In two high-profile trials—those of Officers Michael Slager and Ray Tensing—juries declined to hold cops accountable for taking the lives of civilians.
- Oct 3 20161 minute
Another Set of Blue-On-Black Shootings
KARL VICK THE DEATHS OF TERENCE Crutcher in Tulsa, Okla., and Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C., were separated by one thousand miles, four days and a constellation of debated facts. But both men were African-American, and shot dead by police, a
- Apr 18 20172 minutes
Facebook Murder Suspect Has 'Shot And Killed Himself,' Police Say
Authorities were looking for Steve Stephens, 37, in connection with the killing of 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr. on Sunday. Stephens was spotted Tuesday morning by Pennsylvania State Police.
- Jan 30 20172 minutes
A Timeline Of The Case
Feb. 17, 1970 Police arrive at the MacDonald apartment to find pregnant Colette, Kim and Kristen stabbed and bludgeoned to death. MacDonald is unconscious and bleeding from wounds on his chest. He tells military police the family was attacked by fou
- Jul 18 20162 minutes
The Martha Moxley Murder Case New Twist in a Kennedy Scandal
IN A SHOCKING NEW BOOK, ROBERT F. KENNEDY JR. SEEKS TO CLEAR HIS COUSIN MICHAEL SKAKEL, WHO SPENT 11 YEARS IN PRISON, FOR THE 1975 MURDER OF A CONNECTICUT TEENAGER
- Apr 16 20171 minute
Cairo Court Drops Child Abuse Charges Against Egyptian-American Woman
Egyptian-American aid worker Aya Hijazi was acquitted Sunday after being held for nearly three years without a verdict in Cairo. Human Rights Watch has called her case a "travesty of justice."
- Mar 16 20171 minute
Former NYPD Sergeant Sentenced To Just 3 Years For Rape Of 13-year-old Girl
Vladimir Krull faced the possibility of a 21-year prison sentence, but he's slated to serve just three.
- Jul 4 20163 minutes
Mom-Turned-Private Investigator Sheila Wysocki Solving My Best Friend’s Murder
After helping bring her college roommate’s killer to justice, she now takes on ‘unsolvable’ cases, giving hope to families of victims who want answers
- Mar 31 20171 minute
NYC Mayor De Blasio Says He Supports Plan To Close Rikers Island
The Rikers Island jail complex, one of the United States' largest jails, is one step closer to shutting down for good. On Friday, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said he supports a plan to close down Rikers Island within the next 10 years, the New
- Mar 22 20172 minutes
U.K. Parliament Under Lockdown After 'Firearms Incident'
The U.K. House of Commons is under lockdown and police have raced to the scene of the incident on Westminster Bridge.
- Mar 26 20171 minute
Cincinnati Nightclub Shooting: 1 Dead, At Least 14 Injured At Cameo Night Club
A shooting took place early Sunday morning at the Cameo Night Club in Cincinnati, Ohio, CNN reported, leaving one dead and at least 14 injured. The incident occurred shortly after 1:00 a.m. EDT, and Cincinnati Assistant Police Chief Paul Neudigate re
- Dec 12 20161 minute
Timeline: A Doctor’s Lethal Plan
JUNE 2001 Dr. William Hunter and Dr. Roger Brumback fire Garcia from the pathology residency program at Creighton University School of Medicine after he tries to interfere with a colleague who is taking a medical license exam. FEB. 26, 2008 Garcia
- Mar 21 20172 minutes
Joey Meek, Who Knew Of Dylann Roof's Plan, Sentenced To 27 Months In Prison
Before Roof shot dead nine parishioners at a historically black church in Charleston, S.C., he told his friend Joey Meek about his murderous plans during an alcohol and cocaine-fueled night.
- Oct 1 20162 minutes
Building Stronger Lives For Good
ALIX STUART WHEN COSS MARTE doesn’t return your phone calls or emails, don’t take it personally—most likely, he’s in jail. Being behind iron bars provides fertile ground for Marte, 30, who served six years for building a $2.5 million drug operation
- Apr 20 20172 minutes
Madeleine McCann Update: What Sunday's Documentary Will Reveal About Missing British Girl
To date, not a single lead, sighting nor piece of evidence has resulted in any substantial breakthrough.
- Mar 18 20171 minute
California Police Shoot And Kill 16-year-old Pregnant Teen In Stolen Car
When California police opened fire on a suspect in a stolen car, they also killed pregnant 16-year-old Elena Mondragon, who was in the vehicle, KTVU reports. Police shot into the car, which was connected to multiple robberies in the Bay Area, after
- Apr 5 20171 minute
Michael "Tiger Mandingo" Johnson, Convicted Of Spreading HIV, Will Get New Trial
On Tuesday, the Missouri Supreme Court upheld a decision by a lower court to throw out the conviction of Michael Johnson, the Missouri college wrestler known as "Tiger Mandingo" who was sentenced to 30 years in prison for "recklessly" infecting one p
- Mar 20 20171 minute
Man Charged After Attack On Painting At London's National Gallery
A man entered The National Gallery in London on Saturday afternoon, approached a painting by British master Thomas Gainsborough and proceeded to attack it with a "sharp object," the museum says.
- Apr 5 20171 minute
Police Officer Who Shot Charles Kinsey Knew There Was No Gun On Scene, New Report Finds
Kinsey — an unarmed behavioral technician — was shot by North Miami police while he was on the ground with his hands up.
- Apr 12 20172 minutes
North Miami Officer Is Arrested Over Shooting Of Therapist During Standoff
The July shooting occurred as behavioral therapist Charles Kinsey was trying to persuade a man in his care to return to a group home for mentally disabled adults. The officer faces criminal charges.
- Apr 20 20171 minute
Massachusetts Throws Out More Than 21,000 Convictions In Drug Testing Scandal
The state's Supreme Judicial Court officially dismissed the drug convictions because of misconduct by a former state chemist who admitted to faking test results.
- Mar 24 20172 minutes
Dozens Of Black Kids Are Missing In DC. These Black Lawmakers Want The FBI To Find Them.
Lawmakers are hoping to meet with the attorney general to find out why more than 500 children have gone missing in 2017.