05:08 PM EDT 12/18/2014
Originally posted 12/15/2014 07:00PM
Early on Aug. 29, in the small town of Bladenboro, North Carolina, 17-year-old high school football player Lennon Lacy was found hanging from a child's swing set. The state's chief medical examiner ruled the black teen's death a suicide.
Originally posted 12/15/2014 04:30PM
A 17-year-old has been charged with first-degree murder after he shot his father with a crossbow because he skipped school and thought he would be mad, police records show.
Originally posted 12/15/2014 06:00PM
A man went to three houses in the Philadelphia suburbs before dawn Monday and fatally shot six people, authorities said, including his recently engaged ex-wife, who had told neighbors she feared he would kill her.
Originally posted 12/15/2014 06:50AM
Three people, including the gunman, were killed early Tuesday in the Sydney hostage situation, authorities have confirmed.
Originally posted 12/15/2014 07:50AM
A 22-year-old man has been arrested on a felony warrant charging him with murder in Sunday's fatal shooting of Auburn football player Jakell Lenard Mitchell, police said. The shooting took place at the same off-campus apartment complex where two former football players and a third man were slain in 2012.
Originally posted 12/14/2014 05:00PM
Bill Cosby has spoken out about the sexual assault allegations against him, asking "the black media" to stay objective as victims continue to come forward.
Originally posted 12/13/2014 05:55PM
Former NFL standout Darren Sharper was indicted Friday by a New Orleans-based grand jury on two counts of aggravated rape, the latest in a string of rape charges across two other states.
Originally posted 12/13/2014 04:20PM
Police say a suspect was caught by a whisker when DNA from his beard hair led to his arrest.
Originally posted 12/13/2014 02:50PM
Lynn Knight was a neonatal nurse in Torrance, California. She was outgoing and physically fit. She loved skiing, dancing and dating. She was looking forward to going back to her native Canada and being the maid of honor at her sister's wedding.
Originally posted 12/12/2014 07:30PM
Most married couples in their young 20s are not moving into a mansion valued at more than $1 million – unless you're Justin and Jenna Dean, who did just that without spending a dime.
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