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1 hr ago | NewsOne
The police shooting death of 18-year-old Michael "Mike" Brown in Ferguson, Mo., on August 9th captured the attention of the nation.
5 hrs ago | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times
A man shot and killed his hospitalized wife on Wednesday and then tried to kill himself, prompting investigators to search their home, where their son was found dead, authorities said.
9 hrs ago | Washington Times
A 39-year-old firing-range instructor was killed Monday while showing a 9-year-old girl how to use an Uzi submachine gun.
11 hrs ago | The Tribune
A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons.
11 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
A jury on Wednesday began deliberating the murder case against a southeast Texas father accused of fatally shooting a drunken driver who had just killed his two sons in a crash.
14 hrs ago | WISH-TV Indianapolis
Jurors have recommended a sentence of life in prison without parole for a southwestern Indiana man they convicted of fatally shooting his ex-girlfriend's father.
18 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune
SACRAMENTO, Calif. >> The state Assembly approved legislation on Tuesday that would require certain replica guns to be sold in bright colors or transparent to avoid deadly mix-ups with police officers.
A young man accused of murdering three women and a teenage girl in northern British Columbia admits he was involved in two of the killings, but he told his trial Tuesday that he didn't act alone.
The Los Angeles County district attorney's office said 34-year-old Alexander Hernandez of Sylmar was charged with capital murder for killing 48-year-old Gildardo Morales as he drove his pickup truck to work on Aug. 21 in Pacoima.
Paying alimony to an ex-spouse can be one of those grin-and-bear-it obligations for some, but it's an especially galling burden for a Utah woman whose ex-husband stands accused of killing her new husband.
Audio may have captured Michael Brown shooting What appears to be a succession of gunshots can be heard in the background of the call.
Sheriff's deputies in Richmond County have charged a man with murder in the shooting death of an acquaintance at the suspect's home.
A Missouri woman convicted of killing her husband four decades ago and burying his body in an abandoned Wyoming gold mine was sentenced to life in prison by a Wyoming judge on Monday, a prosecutor said.
An Ohio man who authorities say killed his wife and teenage daughter nearly two decades ago, then started a new life and a new family, was ordered held without bail Monday at his arraignment in Massachusetts in one of the killings.
Father of slain teen Michael Brown, Michael Brown, Sr., left, and Reverend Al Sharpton, right, gesture to the crowd at Peace Fest, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in St. .
The similarities to Cincinnati in 2001 and Ferguson, Mo., today are striking, even before the investigation determines the events that led to the shooting death of Michael Brown.
A soldier who shot herself, leading to a lock down at Fort Lee, is being treated at VCU Medical Center.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 11:08 pm
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