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The 'Grim Sleeper': 5 Things to Know About Serial Killer Lonnie Franklin

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UpdatePosted 05/05/2016 05:10PM

The 'Grim Sleeper': 5 Things to Know About Serial Killer Lonnie Franklin

Originally posted 05/04/2016 04:05PM

Editor's note: On Thursday, Lonnie Franklin was found guilty in the murder of ten women and the attempted murder of another in a 23-year killing spree in South Los Angeles.

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British Police Excavate Former Yard of Friends of Serial Killers Fred and Rosemary West

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British Police Excavate Former Yard of Friends of Serial Killers Fred and Rosemary West

Originally posted 05/05/2016 10:55AM

British police are excavating the yard of a house once owned by a couple imprisoned for child sex abuse – who were friends with serial killers Fred and Rosemary West.

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Johnny Manziel Posts Bail After Turning Himself in for Assault Charges – Then Jokes About His Mugshot on Twitter

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Johnny Manziel Posts Bail After Turning Himself in for Assault Charges – Then Jokes About His Mugshot on Twitter

Originally posted 05/05/2016 10:20AM

Johnny Manziel turned himself in to Texas police on Wednesday where he was booked on a misdemeanor assault charge – then took to social media to joke about his mugshot.

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Indecent Exposure Charges Dropped Against  Arizona Teen Who Flashed Football Yearbook Photo

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Indecent Exposure Charges Dropped Against Arizona Teen Who Flashed Football Yearbook Photo

Originally posted 05/05/2016 08:15AM

All charges have been dropped against Hunter Osborn, the Arizona teen who exposed himself in a football team photograph that was subsequently printed in the high school yearbook.

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Former Disney Child Star Joey Cramer Arrested for Alleged Canada Bank Robbery

Former Disney Child Star Joey Cramer Arrested for Alleged Canada Bank Robbery

Originally posted 05/04/2016 08:00PM

In the mid 1980s, Joey Cramer was a preteen Disney star, with a lead role in 1986's Flight of the Navigator. He also appeared in TV movies and two episodes of Murder She Wrote before leaving acting.

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Cody Simpson's New Girlfriend Narrowly Escaped the 2014 Santa Barbara Shootings: Report

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Cody Simpson's New Girlfriend Sierra Swartz Narrowly Escaped the 2014 Santa Barbara Shootings: Report

Originally posted 05/04/2016 06:30PM

Two years ago, Sierra Swartz barely escaped with her life.

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Bill Cosby Trying to Get Sexual Assault Case Delayed – Again

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Bill Cosby Trying to Get Sexual Assault Case Delayed – Again

Originally posted 05/04/2016 05:50PM

Entertainer Bill Cosby is once again trying to delay a hearing, now set for May 24, in his ongoing effort to get a criminal sexual assault case against him dropped, new court filings show.

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Police Say Murdered Texas Fitness Instructor Died from 'Multiple Puncture Wounds' and Suspect Seen on Surveillance Remains at Large

Originally posted 05/04/2016 05:30PM

Terri "Missy" Bevers, the Texas fitness instructor who was found dead inside the church where she was about to teach class, died of multiple puncture wounds to the head and chest, according to an arrest warrant from the Midlothian Police Department obtained by PEOPLE.

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Arizona Teen Charged With Indecent Exposure After Football Team Photo Reveals His Genitals

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Arizona Teen Charged With Indecent Exposure After Football Team Photo Reveals His Genitals

Originally posted 05/04/2016 04:30PM

An Arizona teen is facing 70 criminal charges after police say he exposed his genitals in a football team photograph that ended up being published in the high school yearbook.

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Neighbors Haunted After Texas Children Found Chained in Backyard: 'Why Didn't We Know Sooner?'

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Neighbors Haunted After Texas Children Found Chained in Backyard: 'Why Didn't We Know Sooner?'

Originally posted 05/04/2016 03:00PM

Neighbors of Porucha Phillips, the Texas woman arrested after deputies discovered two children allegedly chained in her backyard, tells PEOPLE they are shocked and saddened about the turn of events.

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