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Amanda Knox Speaks: 'I'm So Grateful to Have My Life Back'

Originally posted 03/27/2015 11:50PM

[EMBEDCODE {}] Hours after her murder conviction was overturned by Italy's Supreme Court, Amanda Knox appeared outside her family's Seattle home and spoke to the media.

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Compassion, Empathy May Have Led to Murders of Food Network Star Contestant and Husband, Say Friends

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Compassion, Empathy May Have Led to Murders of Food Network Star Contestant and Husband, Say Friends

Originally posted 03/27/2015 07:20PM

The California friends who attended the North Carolina mountain wedding last October of Cristie Schoen and J.T. Codd marveled at the rural spot the couple had chosen to live out their dreams: a small, simple house on 36 acres, stretching from a valley to a wooded mountaintop, where the pair envisioned a self-sustaining hydroponics farm and room for their family to grow.

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Bali Suitcase Murder: Trial Delayed After Defendant's Newborn Baby Gets Sick

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Bali Suitcase Murder: Trial Delayed After Defendant's Newborn Baby Gets Sick

Originally posted 03/27/2015 03:00PM

Accused murderer Heather Mack's newborn daughter has been rushed to a prison medical clinic and the young woman's criminal trial postponed days after she returned to prison following giving birth.

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Jury Urges Life in Prison for Grandma Who Forced 9-Year-Old to Run

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Jury Urges Life in Prison for Grandma Who Forced 9-Year-Old to Run

Originally posted 03/26/2015 08:10PM

The prosecutor described her as "pitiless" and said she deserves to die, but in the end an Alabama jury recommended life without parole for the woman convicted of murdering her 9-year-old granddaughter, who died after being forced to run for three hours.

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Investigators Find Car Belonging to Woman Missing Since Valentine's Day Date

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Investigators Find Car Belonging to Woman Missing Since Valentine's Day Date

Originally posted 03/26/2015 07:50PM

Sheriff's investigators have finally located the car belonging to a missing 28-year-old Orange County, California, woman who disappeared after a Valentine's Day date.

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Ex-Teacher Accused of Luring 11-Year-Old – Via 2,400 Texts – to Run Away with Her

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Ex-Teacher Accused of Luring 11-Year-Old – Via 2,400 Texts – to Run Away with Her

Originally posted 03/26/2015 07:30PM

A former pre-K teacher has been charged after exchanging 2,400 text messages during a two-week span with an 11-year-old student, discussing a possible adoption and urging the child to run away with her, police said.

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Woman Whose Baby Was Cut from Her Womb Released from Hospital

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Woman Whose Baby Was Cut from Her Womb Released from Hospital

Originally posted 03/26/2015 02:20PM

The Colorado woman whose baby girl was cut from her womb during a horrific assault has been released from the hospital, CBS Denver reports.

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Oklahoma Teen Gets Life in Prison for 'Bored' Murder of College Baseball Player

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Oklahoma Teen Gets Life in Prison for 'Bored' Murder of College Baseball Player

Originally posted 03/26/2015 01:10PM

An Oklahoma teen has apologized and pleaded guilty to his role in the 2013 murder of Christopher Lane, ang Australian college baseball player who was shot by a group of passing teens while he was out jogging, one of whom told police, "We were bored and didn't have anything to do, so we decided to kill somebody."

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California Woman Feigned Pregnancy Before Baby-Kidnapping Left Infant Dead

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California Woman Feigned Pregnancy Before Baby-Kidnapping Left Infant Dead

Originally posted 03/26/2015 12:25PM

California police have arrested a woman who they say masterminded a plot to kidnap two babies – one of whom later turned up dead – to convince her boyfriend that she was a new mother of twins.

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Dallas Woman Who Dated Robert Durst: 'I Dodged a Bullet'

Dallas Woman Courted by Robert Durst: 'I Dodged a Bullet'

Originally posted 03/25/2015 09:50PM

She just wasn't that into him – and that, she believes, may have saved her life.

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