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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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Utah Doctor Martin MacNeill to Be Sentenced for Killing His Wife

Utah Doctor Martin MacNeill to Be Sentenced for Killing His Wife

Originally posted 09/19/2014 11:30AM

A doctor who was convicted of murder after his wife was found drugged and dead in the bathtub of their Utah home will be sentenced Friday in the case that became a true-crime, cable TV obsession.

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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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Chilling Details of Etan Patz's Murder Revealed in Taped Confession

Etan Patz's Alleged Murderer: 'Something Just Took Over Me'

Originally posted 09/16/2014 01:30PM

After the videotape clicks on, the 53-year-old calmly tells investigators how he choked 6-year-old Etan Patz in the basement of a Manhattan convenience store on May 25, 1979. He describes putting the boy, who was still alive, into a plastic bag, then putting the bag inside a box and dumping it nearby.

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Utah Doctor Convicted of Murder Sentenced to 15 Years for Sexual Abuse

Convicted Doctor Martin MacNeill Sentenced to 15 Years for Sexual Abuse

Originally posted 09/16/2014 12:30PM

A Utah doctor convicted of killing his wife was sentenced Monday to one to 15 years in prison in a separate sexual abuse case.

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British Aid Worker Beheaded by ISIS, According to Video

British Aid Worker David Haines Apparently Beheaded by Islamic State Militants

Originally posted 09/13/2014 06:50PM

A video has been posted online purporting to show the beheading by the Islamic State group of British aid worker David Haines, who went missing in Syria last year.

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