11:11 PM EDT 07/01/2015
Originally posted 06/18/2015 10:35AM
The Charleston, South Carolina, church that was the site of Wednesday night's hate crime/massacre that killed 9 people, including State Senator Clementa Pinckney, has a storied past stretching from the time of slavery to the civil rights movement.
Originally posted 06/18/2015 07:35AM
A prominent South Carolina state senator is among those killed in Wednesday's mass shooting at a black church in Charleston, South Carolina, according to multiple reports.
Originally posted 06/18/2015 07:00AM
Nine people are dead after a gunman opened fire at a historic church in Charleston, South Carolina, on Wednesday night, in what authorities have deemed a hate crime.
Originally posted 06/17/2015 05:10PM
The balcony that collapsed early Tuesday morning – killing six people and injuring seven others – was designed more as decoration than as a platform that could hold a group of people, according to a former member of the Berkeley Design Review Committee.
Originally posted 06/17/2015 08:40AM
The zoo-escape chaos in Tbilisi, Georgia continued Wednesday when a man was killed by a tiger still on the loose after hundreds of animals escaped during a massive flood in the area over the weekend.
Originally posted 06/16/2015 10:55PM
The Los Angeles coroner has revealed the cause of death of Andrew Getty, who was found dead in his Los Angeles home in March.
Originally posted 06/16/2015 08:00PM
Tamron Hall spends a lot of time reporting on crime, but that doesn't lessen the memories of her own sister's murder.
"When I lost my sister, I became part of a club that no one wants to join," Hall, who co-hosts of the third hour of NBC News' Today and anchors MSNBC's NewsNation, tells PEOPLE.
Originally posted 06/16/2015 07:45PM
Months before Aurora theater shooter James Holmes went on a spree that left 12 people dead and 70 injured, he met with a University of Colorado psychiatrist and told her about his "homicidal thoughts," she testified before a jury on Tuesday.
Extension Cord & Sledgehammer Buried in the Desert: Gruesome Details Revealed About McStay Family Murders
Originally posted 06/16/2015 04:15PM
After six hours of testimony during a preliminary hearing on Monday, a San Bernardino judge ordered Charles "Chase" Merritt to stand trial for allegedly beating to death a San Diego County family that was missing for more than three years before being found buried in the Mojave Desert.
Originally posted 06/16/2015 12:40PM
What started as a routine visit by a teen to her dentist to have her wisdom teeth removed has turned into a tragedy for an Eden Prairie, Minnesota, family.
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