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Boy Found Dead in a Swing Was Alive When He Was Put There 2 Days Earlier, Cops Say

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Boy Found Dead in a Swing Was Alive When He Was Put There 2 Days Earlier, Cops Say

Originally posted 07/01/2015 12:50PM

Police have ruled the death of 3-year-old Ji'Aire Donnell Lee a homicide more than a month after he was found dead in a swing at a Maryland park.

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Los Angeles Firefighter Gets Jail Time for Beating Woman Who Was Feeding Stray Cats

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Los Angeles Firefighter Gets Jail Time for Beating Woman Who Was Feeding Stray Cats

Originally posted 07/01/2015 12:00PM

A Los Angeles firefighter was sentenced Tuesday to 180 days in jail for beating a woman who was feeding stray cats.

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New York Woman Left Her 4-Year-Old Son Tied to a Bush as a Time-Out: Cops

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New York Woman Left Her 4-Year-Old Son Tied to a Bush as a Time-Out: Cops

Originally posted 07/01/2015 09:00AM

A New York woman was arrested Tuesday after neighbors found her son tied to a bush outside the apartment where she was babysitting other children.

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Journey Drummer Held Without Bail on Rape Charges: Deen Castronovo 'Quite Frankly, Is Unstable,' Says Prosecutor

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Journey Drummer Held Without Bail on Rape Charges: Deen Castronovo 'Quite Frankly, Is Unstable,' Says Prosecutor

Originally posted 07/01/2015 07:50AM

Journey drummer Deen Castronovo was denied bail in Salem, Oregon, on Tuesday, where he's charged with rape, assault and unlawful use of a dangerous weapon.

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Arizona Couple Disappears Without a Trace: 'We're Still Optimistic,' Says Brother-in-Law

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Arizona Couple Disappears Without a Trace: 'We're Still Optimistic,' Says Brother-in-Law

Originally posted 06/30/2015 01:50PM

Family members are desperately searching for a Maricopa, Arizona, couple who disappeared more than a week ago.

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Canadian Convicted of Killing and Dismembering Lover Joins Dating Site Seeking 'My Prince Charming'

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Luka Magnotta, Convicted of Killing Lover, Joins Dating Site Seeking 'My Prince Charming'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 01:35PM

Convicted killer Luka Magnotta is looking for love.

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McStay Family Murders: District Attorney to Seek Death Penalty for Man Suspected of Killing 4

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McStay Family Murders: District Attorney to Seek Death Penalty for Man Suspected of Killing 4

Originally posted 06/30/2015 11:45AM

The San Bernardino County District Attorney's office will seek the death penalty against the man charged with murdering a family of four.

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Mom Who Tortured Her Two Children to Death and Stashed Their Bodies in a Freezer: 'If I Had a Chance to Do It Again, I Would'

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Mom Who Tortured Her Two Children to Death and Stashed Their Bodies in a Freezer: 'If I Had a Chance to Do It Again, I Would'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 09:45AM

A Detroit mom who pleaded guilty Monday to murder in the deaths of her two children says she feels "no remorse" for their deaths and doesn't "regret any of it."

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Escaped Convict David Sweat Says He Left Richard Matt Behind Because He Was 'Slowing Him Down'

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Escaped Convict David Sweat Says He Left Richard Matt Behind Because He Was 'Slowing Him Down'

Originally posted 06/30/2015 07:00AM

David Sweat had split up from fellow escaped convict Richard Matt a few days before the latter was shot dead in a confrontation with police.

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Teen Horror Blogger Pleads Insanity in Parents' Killing

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Teen Horror Blogger Pleads Insanity in Parents' Killing

Originally posted 06/29/2015 09:15PM

A Wisconsin teenager who is accused in the double murder of her mother and stepfather entered insanity pleas Monday.

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