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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...

Accused Craigslist Killer Is A 'Master Liar' Who Is Inspired By 'Dexter': Sister

AP | Posted 04.01.2014 | Crime

SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) — A woman charged with her newlywed husband in the murder of a man they allegedly lured through Craigslist made up the claim that ...

Accused Craigslist Killer Says 2 Men Saved Their Own Lives

AP | Posted 03.31.2014 | Crime

SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) — A woman charged along with her newlywed husband with killing a man she met through Craigslist tells a newspaper that two other m...

Alleged Craigslist Killer Should Be Executed If Found Guilty: Father

Newser.com | 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...

Father Of Craigslist Killer Suspect Calls Her A Liar

AP | Posted 02.20.2014 | Crime

SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) — The father of a Pennsylvania woman who with her newlywed husband is charged with killing a man she met through Craigslist said h...

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....

Accused Craigslist Murderer Says She Killed 22 Others

AP | Posted 02.16.2014 | Crime

SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman charged along with her newlywed husband in the murder of a man they met through Craigslist admitted to the ...

Sasha Belenky

Kanye's Big Plan, A Craigslist Killer, The New $100 Bill & More Must Reads

HuffingtonPost.com | 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 counterfe...

Craigslist Killer To Hear Fate

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 05.26.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio — The father of one of three men lured by Craigslist job offers and murdered had Tuesday's sentencing date for the killer etched in ...

Verdict Reached In Craigslist Killings

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 05.12.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio — A self-styled street preacher accused of teaming up with a high school student in a deadly plot to lure men with Craigslist job of...

Alleged Craigslist Murder 'Triggerman' Takes The Stand

AP | Posted 03.06.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio -- The alleged triggerman in the killings of three men lured by phony Craigslist job offers testified at his trial Wednesday, telling an O...

Alleged Craigslist Murder Triggerman Enters Plea

AP | KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 04.28.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio — A man who says he was shot but escaped stepped down from the witness stand to identify his alleged attacker in court on Tuesday as...

Craigslist Murder 'Mastermind' May Face Death

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 04.21.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio — Jury selection began under tight security Tuesday in the trial of the alleged mastermind of a deadly plot to lure robbery victims ...

Talks Falter For Last-Minute Deal For Craigslist Killer

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 01.09.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio — A remorseful teenager was sentenced Friday to life in prison with no chance for parole for his role in a deadly plot to lure men d...

Alleged Teen 'Craigslist Killer' Pleads Not Guilty To Deadly Robberies

AP | By THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 02.17.2012 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio -- An Ohio teen who came under the influence of a convicted criminal turned self-styled street chaplain pleaded not guilty Friday to helpi...

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Philip Markoff, Alleged Craigslist Killer, Commits Suicide In Jail Cell

AP | STEPHEN SINGER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A former medical student accused of killing a masseuse he met through Craigslist committed suicide in the Boston jail where he was awaiting trial, aut...

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.

Philip Markoff, Craigslist Killing Suspect, Indicted By Grand Jury

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BOSTON — A former medical student accused of killing a 25-year-old masseuse he met through Craigslist has been indicted by a grand jury. Philip...