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Pennsylvania Mom Arrested for Trying to Put Hit Out on Daughter's Ex

Pennsylvania Mom Arrested for Trying to Put Hit Out on Daughter's Ex

Originally posted 11/27/2014 12:00PM

Authorities in New Jersey say a Pennsylvania woman has been arrested for paying an undercover officer she thought was a hit man to kill her daughter's ex-boyfriend and two other people.

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$2 Million Bond Set for Suspect in Death of Single Mom with Secret Double Life

$2 Million Bond Set for Suspect in Death of Paige Birgfeld, Single Mom with a Double Life

Originally posted 11/26/2014 05:00PM

The man arrested for allegedly murdering Paige Birgfeld, the Colorado mom of three young children who led a secret life as a madam, is not leaving jail anytime soon.

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Nonprofit Says Bronx Man Serving 25-to-Life Has 13 Alibi Eyewitnesses

UpdatePosted 11/25/2014 10:00PM

Nonprofit Says Bronx Man Serving 25-to-Life Has 13 Alibi Eyewitnesses

Originally posted 11/24/2014 03:00PM

Richard Rosario has been in prison for 18 years.

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The 13 Most Inexplicable Crimes of 2014

Best of 2014: The 13 Most Inexplicable Crimes of the Year

Originally posted 11/24/2014 04:40PM

Every year, we report on dozens of crime stories. There's nothing funny about most of them, but occasionally there's something – or a few things – to make us laugh.

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Former Miss Teen Oregon-World Arrested for Possession of Meth and Heroin

Former Miss Teen Oregon-World Arrested for Possession of Meth and Heroin

Originally posted 11/24/2014 04:30PM

A former beauty queen has been arrested for drug possession.

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California Firefighter Accused of Killing His Alleged Lover's Husband

California Firefighter Accused of Killing His Alleged Lover's Husband

Originally posted 11/22/2014 05:00PM

In what might sound like the plot to a trashy romance novel gone wrong, a woman's firefighter lover was arrested Tuesday in connection with her husband's murder.

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Books Shield FSU Student During Library Shooting Rampage

Books Shield FSU Student During Library Shooting Rampage

Originally posted 11/22/2014 04:30PM

Florida State University student Jason Derfuss heard a gunshot last Thursday as he left the campus's Strozier Library, but what the 21-year-old humanities student didn’t realize was that he was the target of the gunman who opened fire on students studying in the school library.

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Arrest Made in Murder Case of Colorado 'Supermom' Who Ran Escort Service

Police Arrest Suspect in Death of Paige Birgfeld, Mom of 3 Who Ran Escort Service

Originally posted 11/22/2014 10:40AM

An arrest has finally been made in the case of Paige Birgfeld, a Grand Junction, Colorado, mother of three young children who disappeared over seven years ago – and the alleged killer is a man police first suspected of the crime within days of her vanishing.

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Parents of Newtown Shooting Victim Welcome New Baby

Parents of Newtown Shooting Victim Benjamin Wheeler Welcome New Baby

Originally posted 11/22/2014 07:30AM

Welcoming a new baby is usually a blissful time, but for Francine and David Wheeler – who lost their beloved son Benjamin in the horrific Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting – becoming parents again is bittersweet.

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Man Accused of Killing Wife Had Map Marked with Spot Where She Fell, Investigators Say

Harold Henthorn, Accused of Killing Wife, Had Map Marked with Spot Where She Fell, Authorities Say

Originally posted 11/21/2014 06:00PM

An "X" on a map of a steep trail in Rocky Mountain National Park, highlighted with a pink marker, notes where Toni Henthorn, 50, fell 140 feet to her death in September of 2012.

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