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Body Found in Car Trunk Identified as Missing California Mom of Rescued Boys

Body Found in Car Trunk Identified as Missing California Mom of Rescued Boys

Originally posted 12/12/2014 02:20PM

Police have identified a body found Wednesday in a car trunk as Erica Perez, the missing California mother whose husband was arrested on Thursday following a freeway standoff.

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Bali Suitcase Murder Suspect's Attorney: She's 'Innocent' & 'Struggling Emotionally'

Suspect Heather Mack's Attorney Speaks Exclusively to PEOPLE

Originally posted 12/11/2014 08:00PM

Sometime in the coming weeks, prosecutors in Bali will decide how – or if – they will charge Americans Heather Mack and Tommy Schaefer, arrested in August after the battered body of Mack's mother was discovered stuffed in a suitcase in the trunk of a cab at a luxury resort on the island.

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Missing Family's Father Arrested in Freeway Standoff a Day After Woman's Body Found

Originally posted 12/11/2014 07:45PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "3937410089001" "" "" "auto"] The mystery of a missing California family with four boys ended dramatically Thursday morning alongside a freeway when California Highway Patrol officers tackled and arrested the father, Daniel Perez, one day after the body of a woman was found in the trunk of one of the family's cars.

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Fatal Attraction Copycat? Man Charged after Killing and Eating Ex's Rabbit

Fatal Attraction Copycat? Man Charged after Killing and Eating Ex's Rabbit

Originally posted 12/11/2014 01:00PM

Recalling one of cinema's most memorable relationship-gone-sour scenes, a California man has been charged with animal cruelty after killing and eating his ex-girlfriend's rabbit and threatening to do the same to her.

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Couple Sentenced in Death of 5-Year-Old Girl Forced to Drink Grape Soda

Couple Sentenced in Death of 5-Year-Old Girl Forced to Drink Grape Soda

Originally posted 12/11/2014 11:05AM

A judge has sentenced an East Tennessee couple to 35 years in prison each in the death of the man's 5-year-old daughter after she was forced to drink grape soda as punishment.

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Fugitive Mom Released on Bail After Turning Herself In

Genevieve Kelley Prohibited from Seeing Daughter After Getting Out of Jail

Originally posted 12/10/2014 08:35PM

Genevieve Kelley, who turned herself in to authorities on Nov. 17 after disappearing a decade ago with her daughter, has been released on $50,000 bail.

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On Trial for Murder, Businessman Robert Bashara's Shocking Double Life Is Exposed

On Trial for Murder, Businessman Robert Bashara's Shocking Double Life Is Exposed

Originally posted 12/10/2014 06:35PM

Most people in his upscale community knew Robert Bashara as a successful businessman, prolific charity fundraiser, Rotary Club president, church usher and married father of two who volunteered at his kids' volleyball and soccer games.

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Murdered Teen's Dad: She Told Police Who Set Her on Fire

Mississippi Police Still Seeking Clues in Case of Teenager Burned to Death

Originally posted 12/10/2014 05:10PM

It was supposed to be a quick dinner stop, but it ended in tragedy.

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Possible Break in Disappearance of Missing College Student

Possible Break in Disappearance of Missing College Student Shane Montgomery

Originally posted 12/10/2014 03:45PM

Police may have made their first break Wednesday in the disappearance of the 21-year-old Pennsylvania college student who went missing on Thanksgiving Eve.

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A Third Ohio Man Wrongly Accused of a 1975 Murder Is Exonerated

A Third Ohio Man Wrongly Accused of a 1975 Murder Is Exonerated

Originally posted 12/10/2014 02:05PM

A 56-year-old Ohio man who spent 27 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit had all charges dropped against him yesterday.

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