10:22 PM EDT 09/21/2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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