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Craigslist Killer

The Horrific Story Of The Craigslist Killers

GQ | Posted 07.14.2014 | Crime

The preacher placed the ad: Wanted: a caretaker for a remote piece of Appalachian farmland. Housing provided. Bring all your own possessions. More tha...

Alleged Craigslist Killer Should Be Executed If Found Guilty: Father | Posted 02.21.2014 | Crime

(NEWSER) – Should Miranda Barbour be convicted of killing a 42-year-old she and her husband are accused of luring via Craigslist and murdering, exec...

Church Of Satan: 'Craigslist Killer' Isn't One Of Us

Posted 02.18.2014 | Crime

Satanists are distancing themselves from a murder suspect who claims that she killed more than 20 people as part of her involvement in a satanic cult....

Sasha Belenky

Kanye's Big Plan, A Craigslist Killer, The New $100 Bill & More Must Reads | Sasha Belenky | Posted 08.23.2013 | Politics

1. New Money, Old Money Last year, in Wired, David Wolman profiled a German artist and printmaker named Hans-Jürgen Kuhl who crafted counterfeit h...

Alleged Teenage 'Craigslist' Killer To Face Jury As Adult

Reuters | Kim Palmer | Posted 02.14.2012 | Crime

By Kim Palmer CALDWELL, Ohio (Reuters) - A 16-year-old charged with the killing of one man and attempted murder of another who responde...

Andrea Stone

NYC Probe Finds Internet Is 'A Vast, Unregulated' Illegal Gun Market | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

A New York City undercover investigation heralded as the first of its kind has found a "vast and largely unregulated market for illegal guns" on the I...

Bizarre Boatjacking Compared To Infamous 'Craigslist Killer'

Posted 09.03.2013 | Crime

UPDATE: Leutbecker was ultimately charged with one felony count of robbery with a firearm. The County Clerk's office told the Huffington Post Leutbeck...

Online Dating: Be Aware Of Romance Scams And Threats

Robert Siciliano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robert Siciliano

With Valentine's Day around the corner, many single people return to thoughts of finding love online. But you should know that cyberscammers may be there with you, looking to take advantage of your vulnerable heart.

Social Media and Democracy; Getting It Done, Taking It Personally

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Craig Newmark

Abuse of craigslist, which is supposed to help people, really pisses me off.

HuffPost Thursday: Meetup To Discuss The Craigslist Killer, Cuba and Iraq

Ben Bell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ben Bell

Happy Thursday! You know what this means. It is once again time to meetup and discuss this week's headlines. Here are a few suggestions from the edit...

A New Twist in the Story of Craigslist Sex

Vanessa Richmond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Vanessa Richmond

For those who're attached or who're somehow virgins in Internet-facilitated or enhanced sex, it's worth pointing out that online dating is now the new...

Rhode Island Moves Closer To Banning Prostitution

David Segal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Segal

Rhode Island is one of two states without blanket prostitution bans. It's only sanctioned in a few counties in Nevada, but in the Ocean State it's legal everywhere -- just not for much longer.

A Real Missed Connection: Craigslist Saves Print and Stands to Profit Even More?

Phil Bronstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Phil Bronstein

Rabid law enforcement agents are chasing lucrative classified sex ads from Craigslist back to old-fashioned newsprint businesses nervy enough to keep publishing them.

Craigslist to Henry McMaster: An Apology Is In Order

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Craig Newmark

Jim Buckmaster, Craigslist's CEO, does a great job pointing out why South Carolina Attorney General Henry McMaster is provably wrong about Craigslist.

How a Facade of Normality Can Fool Us

Susan Smalley, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Smalley, Ph.D.

The recent arrest of Philip Markoff, the accused Craigslist Killer, is an example of a façade of normality covering an action of evil. And in the face of betrayal, we can't help but question our own judgment.

Preparing for the Swine Flu Apocalypse

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

It is important to boycott bacon and pulled pork sandwiches. It shows that we are serious and committed to overreacting.

Megan McAllister Visits Philip Markoff In Jail: Lawyer Says Wedding Unlikely (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Associated Press reports that Megan McAllister, the fiancee of the accused Craigslist Killer Philip Markoff, visited him in prison for the first t...

Philip Markoff, Alleged Craigslist Killer, Had 16 Pairs Of Women's Panties And 60 Pairs Of Flex-Cuffs In His Home

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ABC News reports that police have discovered 16 pairs of women's panties in the home of Philip Markoff, the man alleged to be the Craigslist killer. A...

PHILIP MARKOFF: Alleged Craiglist Killer Solicited Sex From Men On Craigslist (VIDEO REPORT)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The bizarre case of alleged Craigslist killer Philip Markoff may have taken a strange turn with new reports that Markoff was trolling Craigslist for s...

Embrace for Impact: My Conversation with Craig Newmark on the "Craigslist Killer"

Jeremy Abelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeremy Abelson

After 14 years and billions of advertisements, a scandal has been associated with Craigslist, and Craig's name is now associated with murder. He is looking for retribution.

Alleged Craigslist Killer Philip Markoff Told Family To Brace For More Bad News

New York Post | DOUGLAS MONTERO IN BOSTON, and JAMES FANELLI IN NY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

lleged Craigslist killer Philip Markoff reportedly collapsed into a blubbering, self-loathing mess during a jailhouse visit from relatives, telling th...

He's Not "The Craigslist Killer." He's a Killer. Period.

Lionel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On April 14, a Boston med student, Philip Markoff, is alleged to have murdered "masseuse" Julissa Brisman, 26, whom he met on a Craigslist advert. Sai...

Philip Markoff Put On Suicide Watch: ABC News


Accused "Craigslist killer" Philip Markoff was put on a suicide watch today after correction officers found shoelace marks on his neck, law enforcemen...

PHILIP MARKOFF: Alleged Craigslist Killer (VIDEO, SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post (numerous sources) | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

UPDATE: Markoff Held Without bail... AP: Prosecutors said Tuesday they found a semiautomatic weapon at the home of a Boston medical student who ha...

How the Media is Exploiting Craigslist Killer's Victim Julissa Brisman

Matt Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Matt Littman

Julissa Brisman died a horrible, horrible death, and yet, the media is still selling her sexual image in order to entice viewers.