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FBI to Join Investigation of Black Teen's Hanging Death in North Carolina

FBI to Join Investigation of Black Teen's Hanging Death in North Carolina

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.

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Teen Kills Father with Crossbow to Avoid Getting in Trouble for Skipping School

Delaware Teen Seth Ramsey Kills His Father with Crossbow: Police

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.

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Man Kills 6 in Pennsylvania Shooting Spree

UpdatePosted 12/15/2014 02:00PM

Man Kills 6 in Pennsylvania Shooting Spree

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.

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Police: 3 Dead After Sydney Hostage Crisis

UpdatePosted 12/15/2014 02:00PM

Police: 3 Dead After Sydney Hostage Crisis

Originally posted 12/15/2014 06:50AM

Three people, including the gunman, were killed early Tuesday in the Sydney hostage situation, authorities have confirmed.

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Man Arrested in Shooting Death of Auburn University Football Player

Man Arrested in Shooting Death of Auburn University Football Player

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.

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Bill Cosby Breaks Silence: I Only Expect 'Black Media' to Stay Neutral

Bill Cosby Breaks Silence: I Only Expect 'Black Media' to Stay Neutral

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.

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Former NFL Star Indicted in Three States on Drug-Rape Charges

Former NFL Star Darren Sharper Indicted in Three States as Drug-Rape Charges Mount

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.

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DNA from Beard Leads to Burglary Arrest

DNA from Beard Leads to Burglary Arrest

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.

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Engineer Sentenced in 30-Year-Old Cold-Case Murder of His Girlfriend

Engineer Sentenced in 30-Year-Old Cold-Case Murder of His Girlfriend

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.

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Young Florida Couple Arrested for Squatting In Million-Dollar Home

Young Florida Couple Arrested for Squatting In Million-Dollar Home

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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