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15-Year-Old Girl Charged As Adult In Fatal Stabbing Of 14-Year-Old Boy | David Lohr | Posted 02.20.2014 | Crime

A 15-year-old Pennsylvania girl was charged Thursday as an adult in the death of a 14-year-old boy. Amber Hellesten faces charges of murder, aggrav...

America's Violence Problem (and It's Not Just With Guns)

Paul Heroux | Posted 05.27.2013 | Crime
Paul Heroux

We have a violence problem in America. However, gun violence isn't the leading cause of violence in America. It is just the most salient.

Woman Rips Out Eyeball During Fight

Posted 03.21.2013 | Crime

Eye-yayay. Police in Texas say that a fight between two women ended with one ripping out the other's left eyeball from its socket. Talicia Kiavo...

Woman Hid In Woods With Daughters For Two Days To Escape Abuse

The Huffington Post | Hilary Tuttle | Posted 04.13.2012 | Crime

A mother and victim of severe domestic abuse went to extremes to flee her husband and free her children from his home. At the end of March, a passe...

Cops: Florida Woman Attacked Father For Not Sharing Potato Salad

Posted 12.31.2011 | Weird News

One charge of aggravated assault, with a side of rage. Police in Florida arrested a 45-year-old woman after she allegedly attacked her father for r...

Gang Member Convicted In '09 Slaying Of DePaul Honor Student

Posted 11.16.2011 | Chicago

A jury convicted a Logan Square man Friday in the slaying of a DePaul honor student who was shot to death during a Halloween party in 2009. Jurors ...

Man Pulls Gun At Kid's Party After Cake Runs Out

Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

The host of a kid's birthday party wouldn't let his children eat cake -- so Joseph Hayes threatened to make her eat lead, according to police. The ...

Cops: Woman Poured Boiling Water On Head Of Elderly Dinner Guest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Lynn Baggett allegedly invited her 74-year-old neighbor at the Flannery Apartments to come over for dinner. After putting a pot of water on the stove ...

Man Shot After Allegedly Pointing Fake Gun At Cops

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago man was shot by Chicago police Saturday after he allegedly pointed a fake gun at officers during a foot pursuit. About 3 p.m. Saturday, ...

UPDATE: UFlorida Students Briefed After Shooting | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

University officials, campus police and Corry Village apartment managers held two meetings Wednesday with about 75 residents to explain Tuesday's shoo...