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15-Year-Old Girl Charged As Adult In Fatal Stabbing Of 14-Year-Old Boy

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Police 'Like' Wanted Suspect's Facebook Post

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

FREELAND, Pa. (AP) — Police in one northeastern Pennsylvania town really "liked" this Facebook post. Officers in Freeland arrested 35-year-old Anth...

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...

'Black Madam' Busted For Illegal Butt Injections

AP | PATRICK WALTERS | Posted 05.01.2012 | Crime

PHILADELPHIA — A woman who calls herself the "Black Madam" could face charges in the death of a London tourist who received illegal buttocks-enh...

8th Grader Arrested For Punching Teacher In Class

AP | Posted 02.13.2012 | Education

PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia police say an eighth-grader attacked his science teacher during class and has been arrested. Officer Jillian Russell say...

10-Year-Old Boys Charged With Sexual Assault On School Bus, Could Get 40 Years

AP | By JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 01.10.2012 | Education

HOUSTON -- Houston police say two 10-year-old boys have been charged with sexually assaulting an 8-year-old boy on a school bus. The boys were arrest...

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 Jailed In Drunken, Hoe-Wielding Ordeal

AP | Posted 09.27.2011 | Crime

AMBRIDGE, Pa. -- A western Pennsylvania man is jailed on charges that he threatened to kill his wife with a garden hoe and smashed items in their home...

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 ...

Iraqi Immigrant Sentenced In Arizona 'Honor Killing'

AP | By AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 06.15.2011 | Home

PHOENIX -- An Iraqi immigrant was sentenced Friday to 34 1/2 years in an Arizona prison for running over and killing his 20-year-old daughter because ...

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

alligator.org | 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...