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Wisconsin Judge Rules Slender Man Stabbing Suspects Okay to Stand Trial

Wisconsin Judge Rules Slender Man Stabbing Suspects Okay to Stand Trial

Originally posted 12/19/2014 11:00AM

Two Wisconsin girls, both 12 years old at the time they allegedly stabbed a friend nearly to death to satisfy the mythical Slender Man character, have been judged competent to stand trial.

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14 Arrested for Roles in 'Filthy' Steroid Operation that Led to Fatal Infections

14 Arrested for Roles in 'Filthy' Steroid Operation that Led to Fatal Infections

Originally posted 12/18/2014 08:00PM

A sweeping 73-page indictment unveiled Dec. 17 blames the co-founders and 12 employees of a Massachusetts company for running and profiting from an unsafe steroid-making operation that led to fatal infections across the country in 2012.

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Serial Has Ended, and the Internet Is Not Happy

Serial Has Ended, and the Internet Is Not Happy

Originally posted 12/18/2014 06:50PM

Everyone's favorite heinously addictive podcast, Serial, drew to a close Thursday, and boy are people freaking out.

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Boston Uber Driver Charged with Raping and Kidnapping a Passenger

Boston Uber Driver Charged with Raping and Kidnapping a Passenger

Originally posted 12/18/2014 05:45PM

A Boston man who works as a driver for Uber was arraigned Wednesday on several charges in connection with a sexual assault.

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Judge Exonerates 14-Year-Old Boy Who Was Executed 70 Years Ago

Judge Exonerates 14-Year-Old Boy Who Was Executed 70 Years Ago

Originally posted 12/18/2014 09:50AM

After a decades-old battle to clear the name of 14-year-old George Stinney Jr. – the youngest person ever to be executed – a South Carolina circuit court judge vacated the court's original decision.

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New Charges of Kidnapping, Rape in 9-Month Abduction of New Hampshire Teen

New Charges of Kidnapping, Rape in 9-Month Abduction of New Hampshire Teen

Originally posted 12/18/2014 07:20AM

More than 200 criminal charges made public Wednesday offer the most detailed look yet at the case of a New Hampshire teen who suddenly returned home last July, nine months after she says she was abducted on her way home from high school.

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North Carolina Churchgoers Indicted for Allegedly Kidnapping and Beating Gay Congregation Member

North Carolina Churchgoers Indicted for Allegedly Kidnapping and Beating Gay Congregation Member

Originally posted 12/17/2014 09:15PM

Five members of a North Carolina church were indicted Dec. 10 on charges of simple assault and kidnapping for allegedly beating a fellow member because he is gay.

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Pennsylvania Shooting Suspect Never Saw Combat, Says Marine Who Served with Him

Pennsylvania Shooting Suspect Never Saw Combat, Says Marine Who Served with Him

Originally posted 12/17/2014 05:50PM

A Marine who served with Bradley William Stone says the 35-year-old never saw combat during his deployment to Iraq.

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Pennsylvania Shooting Suspect Died of 'Self-Inflicted Cutting Wounds,' Says D.A.

Pennsylvania Shooting Suspect Died of 'Self-Inflicted Cutting Wounds,' Says D.A.

Originally posted 12/16/2014 05:15PM

An intense manhunt came to an end on Tuesday afternoon after Bradley William Stone was found dead in the woods near his home, Lower Salford Township police confirmed to PEOPLE. He appeared to have committed suicide.

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Former Marine Suspected of Killing Six in Pennsylvania Found Dead

UpdatePosted 12/16/2014 02:50PM

Former Marine Suspected of Killing Six in Pennsylvania Found Dead

Originally posted 12/16/2014 11:55AM

The former Marine suspected suspected of killing his ex-wife and five of her relatives was found dead on Tuesday after an extensive search, police confirmed. He appeared to have committed suicide.

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