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New Information Released in Salt Poisoning Death of 5-Year-Old

Garnett Spears, Who Died of Salt Poisoning, Had Been Treated for Same Thing as an Infant

Originally posted 09/21/2014 08:40AM

A 5-year-old boy whose mother, Lacey Spears, is accused of poisoning him to death with salt, was treated for salt poisoning as an infant, according to newly released documents obtained by The Journal News of Westchester County, New York.

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Murdered Georgia Mother Shielded Infant Daughter During Shooting

Jessica Arrendale Dies of Gunshot Wound While Shielding Infant Daughter in Attack

Originally posted 09/20/2014 06:30PM

Dying from a bullet to the head, Jessica Arrendale found the strength to save the life of her 6-month-old daughter.

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Mom Requested Money from 8-Year-Old's Trust Fund as He Was Dying: Prosecutors

Pharmaceutical Exec Requested Money from Son's Account as He Was Dying: Prosecutors

Originally posted 09/20/2014 01:35PM

Four-and-a-half-years after the death of Jude Mirra, his mother, former pharmaceutical executive Gigi Jordan, is on trial in Manhattan Supreme Court for allegedly giving the 8-year-old enough pills to kill him many times over.

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Utah Doctor Martin MacNeill Sentenced Up to Life in Prison for Killing Wife

UpdatePosted 09/20/2014 10:35AM

Utah Doctor Martin MacNeill Sentenced Up to Life in Prison for Killing Wife

Originally posted 09/19/2014 11:30AM

A Utah doctor, convicted of murdering his wife in a case that became a true-crime cable TV obsession, was sentenced Friday to 17 years to life in prison at a hearing in which his daughter called him a monster.

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Police: Teen Daughter's Boyfriend Confesses in Bali Suitcase Murder

Police: Teen Daughter's Boyfriend Confesses in Bali Suitcase Murder

Originally posted 09/19/2014 12:05PM

Bali police say that they have a confession in the grisly murder of Chicagoan Sheila von Wiese-Mack, whose body was found stuffed in a suitcase at a luxury Bali resort on Aug. 12.

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India's Latest Serial Killer Is a Leopard

India's Latest Serial Killer Is a Leopard

Originally posted 09/19/2014 09:50AM

The killer responsible for 12 gruesome deaths in northern India isn't a human – it's a man-eating leopard. And villagers in the region, who now live in terror of traveling through the forest at night, believe the big cat is targeting drunk men, stumbling home from local bars.

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Florida Man Kills His Daughter and 6 Grandchildren in Murder-Suicide

Florida Man Kills His Daughter and 6 Grandchildren in Murder-Suicide

Originally posted 09/19/2014 07:30AM

A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, as well as his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home in Florida that authorities said they had been called to in the past.

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Man Arrested for the Murder of Jill Halliburton Su

Man Arrested for the Murder of Jill Halliburton Su

Originally posted 09/18/2014 09:00PM

Police have arrested a 20-year-old man in the mysterious death of Jill Halliburton Su, a prominent wife of a college professor and relative of the Halliburton Oil dynasty.

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'Craigslist Killers' Sentenced to Life in Prison

'Craigslist Killers' Miranda and Elytte Barbour Sentenced to Life in Prison

Originally posted 09/18/2014 05:05PM

A newlywed couple whose Craigslist ad lured a stranger to his death were sentenced Thursday to life in prison without parole by a judge who said their "permanent removal" from society is appropriate.

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Nicotine Murder Trial: Ex-Wife Testifies Doctors 'Didn't Know What Was Wrong'

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Nicotine Murder Trial: Paul Curry's Ex-Wife Testifies About Mysterious Illness

Originally posted 09/18/2014 04:00PM

The former wife of a nuclear engineer – on trial for murdering his third wife with a lethal injection of nicotine in 1994 – told jurors about her "debilitating" illness that doctors were unable to diagnose during the final year of their marriage.

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