11:59 PM EDT 06/30/2016
Originally posted 06/30/2016 04:50PM
Adnan Syed, the subject of the popular podcast Serial who has been serving a life sentence in prison for the 1999 murder of ex-girlfriend Hae Min Lee, had his conviction vacated Thursday and will get a new trial, according to court documents obtained by PEOPLE.
Originally posted 06/30/2016 05:55PM
The moment-by-moment horror inside the Pulse nightclub earlier this month – from the first reports of shots, to the overheard sounds of panic, gunfire, screams and moans – is revealed in the most detailed records released yet from the mass shooting there that killed 49 people.
Originally posted 06/30/2016 05:30PM
This week, witnesses and experts have been testifying in the murder trial of Sarah Ferguson, the 33-year-old half-sister of Christopher and Lucas Leonard, the teen brothers who were allegedly beaten for more than a dozen hours inside a secretive upstate New York church in late 2015.
Originally posted 06/30/2016 05:20PM
Police in Minnesota have arrested a 35-year-old man for allegedly decapitating with a machete a man he believed raped his girlfriend, PEOPLE confirms.
Originally posted 06/30/2016 04:00PM
The Wisconsin man who decapitated his mother last year will be committed to a mental hospital after pleading guilty to her death this week, PEOPLE has confirmed.
Originally posted 06/30/2016 03:45PM
Taylor Sheats, the 22-year-old Texan fatally shot along with her younger sister by their mother last week, had a strained relationship with her mom, Taylor's former boss tells PEOPLE.
Originally posted 06/30/2016 12:30PM
The Los Angeles County District Attorney is urging Gov. Jerry Brown to keep Charles Manson's alleged former follower Leslie Van Houten behind bars.
Father Discusses Fatal Alleged Beatings Inside Upstate New York Church He Thought Would 'Drive off Evil' in Sons
Originally posted 06/30/2016 10:40AM
Bruce Leonard, the 66-year-old father of the teen brothers who were allegedly beaten for more than a dozen hours inside a secretive upstate New York church in late 2015, took the stand in Oneida County Court on Wednesday, providing a detailed account of the incident that took his 19-year-old son's life.
Originally posted 06/29/2016 05:40PM
Murder suspect Quinton Tellis has returned to Mississippi to face charges in the 2014 burning death of teenager Jessica Chambers.
Originally posted 06/29/2016 05:00PM
On the day Texas mom Christy Sheats fatally shot her two daughters, her husband thought she called a family meeting at their home on his 45th birthday to discuss his decision to file for divorce.
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