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Woman Shot Dead in Front of Her Family in Random Attack on San Francisco Pier: 'Dad, Help me! Help me!'

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Woman Shot Dead in Front of Her Family in Random Attack on San Francisco Pier: 'Dad, Help me! Help me!'

Originally posted 07/03/2015 09:00AM

A woman who had recently moved to San Francisco was shot and killed on Wednesday night while walking along Pier 14 with her family – in a seemingly random attack.

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Why Escaped Convict David Sweat Is Being So Cooperative with Police

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Escaped Convict David Sweat 'Burned Bridges' at Clinton Correctional: 'He Will Not Be Welcome by Inmates'

Originally posted 07/02/2015 03:00PM

Since his capture on Sunday, escaped convict David Sweat has been very forthcoming with authorities about his three weeks on the lam with fellow escapee Richard Matt, 49.

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Canadian Convicted of Killing and Dismembering Lover Joins Dating Site Seeking 'My Prince Charming'

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Luka Magnotta, Convicted of Killing Lover, Joins Dating Site Seeking 'My Prince Charming'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 01:35PM

Convicted killer Luka Magnotta is looking for love.

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McStay Family Murders: District Attorney to Seek Death Penalty for Man Suspected of Killing 4

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McStay Family Murders: District Attorney to Seek Death Penalty for Man Suspected of Killing 4

Originally posted 06/30/2015 11:45AM

The San Bernardino County District Attorney's office will seek the death penalty against the man charged with murdering a family of four.

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Mom Who Tortured Her Two Children to Death and Stashed Their Bodies in a Freezer: 'If I Had a Chance to Do It Again, I Would'

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Mom Who Tortured Her Two Children to Death and Stashed Their Bodies in a Freezer: 'If I Had a Chance to Do It Again, I Would'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 09:45AM

A Detroit mom who pleaded guilty Monday to murder in the deaths of her two children says she feels "no remorse" for their deaths and doesn't "regret any of it."

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Escaped Convict David Sweat Says He Left Richard Matt Behind Because He Was 'Slowing Him Down'

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Escaped Convict David Sweat Says He Left Richard Matt Behind Because He Was 'Slowing Him Down'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 07:00AM

David Sweat had split up from fellow escaped convict Richard Matt a few days before the latter was shot dead in a confrontation with police.

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Teen Horror Blogger Pleads Insanity in Parents' Killing

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Teen Horror Blogger Pleads Insanity in Parents' Killing

Originally posted 06/29/2015 09:15PM

A Wisconsin teenager who is accused in the double murder of her mother and stepfather entered insanity pleas Monday.

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State Trooper Who Caught Escaped Convict David Sweat Hailed a 'Hero'

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State Trooper Who Caught Escaped Convict David Sweat Hailed a 'Hero'

Originally posted 06/29/2015 09:00AM

A New York State police sergeant is being hailed a hero after he single-handedly apprehended escaped murderer David Sweat, ending a three-week manhunt.

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Déjà Vu? Convicted Murderer Escaped North Carolina Jail with Help of Worker Who Had Sex with Him, Police Say

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Déjà Vu? Convicted Murderer Escaped North Carolina Jail with Help of Worker Who Had Sex with Him, Police Say

Originally posted 06/29/2015 07:00AM

A convicted murderer escaped from jail over the weekend with the help of a worker who had sex with him behind bars, police say.

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President Obama Sings 'Amazing Grace' to Conclude Eulogy for Slain Charleston Pastor

President Obama Sings 'Amazing Grace' to Conclude Eulogy for Slain Charleston Pastor

Originally posted 06/26/2015 04:00PM

President Obama delivered a moving eulogy for Rev. Clementa Pinckney at TD Arena in Charleston, South Carolina, on Friday, singing "Amazing Grace" to conclude a speech that simultaneously memorialized the fallen pastor and called for Americans to examine race relations and gun control laws in the wake of the June 17 massacre that killed nine at the Emanuel AME Church.

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