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51 min ago | The News Tribune

Man charged with killing referee faces key hearing

Police and prosecutors say Bassel Saad struck John Bieniewicz June 29 as the 44-year-old referee announced his decision to eject Saad from a men's league game.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

WLFI-TV West Lafayette

Arrest made in slaying of woman found in field

An Indianapolis woman has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of awoman found dead last week along a central Indiana road.

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Related Topix: Indianapolis, IN, Hancock County, IN

KSFY

Man pleads guilty to killing pregnant girlfriend

A Rapid City man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and her unborn child has pleaded guilty in a deal with prosecutors.

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KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Alabama man pleads not guilty in kitten killings

An Alabama man facing 22 charges of animal cruelty says he's innocent. Ronald Fraser Golden, 49, was arrested last year on charges of finding kittens on Craigslist and taking them home to kill them.

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Related Topix: Athens, AL

ABC News

Man Charged With Car Dealer's Murder Over Bad Sale

A man accused of beating a Rhode Island junk-car dealer with a two-by-four over a deal gone wrong has been charged with his murder.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Mom, daughter identified in San Antonio killings

Investigators say a San Antonio woman fatally shot her adult daughter and then killed herself in an apparent murder-suicide at a home.

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KFVS12

Jury recommends death penalty in 1983 rape-murder

A Jefferson County jury has recommended the death penalty for a Louisville man convicted of raping and killing a woman in 1983.

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Related Topix: Death Penalty

WHAS11

1 dead, 2 injured in motorcycle club shooting

The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the shooting at the club in the Stone community of Pike County happened Sunday during a meeting.

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Related Topix: Stone, KY, Pike County, KY

Mon Jul 28, 2014

KBTX-TV Bryan

Jurors Deliberate in Killing of Police Officer

Jurors have begun deliberating between death by lethal injection and life imprisonment without parole in the slaying of a Houston-area police officer and an auto body shop owner.

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Related Topix: Harris County, TX, Death Penalty

Inside Bay Area

Hayward man accused of fatal motel shooting arrested in Las Vegas

A Hayward man wanted in a fatal motel shooting in the city's north end last month was awaiting extradition Monday after being located by police in Las Vegas and arrested on suspicion of murder.

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Related Topix: Hayward, CA, Alameda County, CA

Detroit Free Press

Jury now deliberating case of Eastern Michigan player's murder

A man on trial in the robbery-killing of Eastern Michigan football player Demarius Reed was a full participant in the crimes and is just as guilty as the confessed gunman, a prosecutor told an Ann Arbor jury today.

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Related Topix: Ann Arbor, MI

CBS Local

Darrell Fuller Found Guilty Of Murder Of Nassau County Police Officer, Motorist

A parolee who fled from a crash scene was found guilty of killing a Nassau County police officer and a motorist.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Killer sought immunity for Hodson murders

Contract killer Rodney Charles Collins demanded police no longer pursue him over a brutal double murder in exchange for supplying information about the murder of a police informer and his wife, an inquest has been told.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Should the condemned suffer? Victim families torn

Randy Browning watched from behind the glass as Kimberly McCarthy slipped quietly into unconsciousness, snored briefly, then finally stopped breathing.

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Related Topix: Death Penalty

Northern Michigan News

Police investigate deaths of family of 5 in Maine

Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many throughout their apartment complex as a friendly maintenance worker.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

Sun Jul 27, 2014

MLive.com

Man charged with murder surrenders in slaying of Christopher Adams

The Kalamazoo man who has been charged with murder in the shooting death of Christopher Adams last week has turned himself in, police said.

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Related Topix: Kalamazoo, MI

Examiner.com

Man shot to death: Family and friends seek answers after woman killed by police

Atlanta police are investigating the murder of a man and GBI is investigating the deadly shooting of a armed and distraught woman by Henry County police.

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Related Topix: Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA

WBTV

Nightclub owner accused of killing patron

The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg reports 69-year-old James Williams was charged Saturday with murder in the July 19 death of 26-year-old Phillip Brunson at the Corner Pocket Club.

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Canada.com

Confession to undercover cops in investigation of Calgary murder broke open Saskatchewan cold case

Sonja Muzika was out for her regular evening walk on Preston Avenue, heading south toward Saskatoon's Market Mall, when she witnessed something she said looked like a scene from a TV show.

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Related Topix: Canada, Criminal Defense Law, Law

India.com

Guilty will be punished: Rajendra Chaudhary on Mohanlalganj rape case

Lucknow, July 27 : Samajwadi Party leader Rajendra Chaudhary on Sunday reiterated that the Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav -led Uttar Pradesh government would ensure that whoever is found guilty in the Mohanlalganj rape case will be punished.

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