Crystal Whitley

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'She Was Screaming Desperately': Woman Calls Mom to Tell Her She Loves Her Moments Before Drowning in Aqueduct

The last words Xanthel Linares told her mother before her death was “I love you.”<p>Minutes after midnight Friday, the 24-year-old was driving her car …

UPDATED: Bury St Edmunds murder suspect appears in court

<b>A Bury St Edmunds murder suspect has made his appearance at Ipswich Crown Court.</b><p>Mourad Belarbi, 43, of Lake Avenue, Bury, did not enter a plea during …

Toronto cop's brother also charged in beating of teen

Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit has laid additional charges in the brutal beating of a black teenager, this time against the brother of a Toronto police officer who also stands accused in the assault.<p>Earlier this week, the civilian agency that oversees policing in the province charged …

Mexico murders up with deadliest month in at least 20 years

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's spiraling violence reached new heights with 2,234 murders in June, the country's deadliest month in at least 20 years, …

Body found along road west of Orlando airport

A body was found Saturday morning along a road west of Orlando International Airport, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said.<p>Homicide detectives …

Thomas Morris' father meets the man who wrote to him after son's suicide

The father of a man who killed himself at HMP Woodhill has met a former inmate who wrote to him after his death.<p>Thomas Morris, 31, was found hanged in his cell in June 2016.<p>His father Thomas Morris met with inmate Hayden Davies when he was released from prison for shoplifting.

Estranged husband shoots man, then kills himself in Colorado Springs home

The Gazette staffColorado Springs police attend the scene of an attempted murder-suicide in the city’s northeast Friday night, July 21, 2017.An …

Death in the shadows: The unsolved murder of Lois Tolley

<b>By Kelly Dennett</b><p>The late train from Wellington paced into Wallaceville shortly before midnight. The walk across Ward St was quick, and the …

12-year-old boy shot in mouth by teen playing with gun, police say

A 12-year-old boy was shot in the mouth early Saturday by a teenager who was fooling around with a handgun in southeast Oak Cliff, police said.<p>Police …

Authorities investigating killing of grandmother in her Newark home

NEWARK -- Authorities are investigating a homicide on Summer Avenue of a 76-year-old woman, the Essex County Prosecutor's Office confirmed …

Man with a hammer beat four homeless people in their sleep in St. Louis

<b>ST. LOUIS •</b> A homeless woman was clinging to life Saturday after she and three homeless men were injured when a man attacked them with a hammer as …

Georgia mom left child at home to go clubbing, police say

A Marietta mother was arrested after an apparent night of “clubbing” ended very badly. Police said the mother's absence prompted her 11-year-old daughter to seek a meal from a neighbor. That is when police said they discovered the place where the child lived was in a deplorable condition.<p>Deborah …

Something’s wrong with Jeffrey in the My Friend Dahmer trailer

<i>The A.V. Club</i> caught an advance screening of director Marc Meyers’ new movie <i>My Friend Dahmer</i> at the Fantasia International Film Festival last weekend …

Berkeley man gets 34 years to life for human trafficking

Bay Area cities with highest incidents of violent crime<p>Bay Area cities with lowest incidents of violent crime<p>REDWOOD CITY (BCN)<p>A 29-year-old Berkeley man was sentenced today in a Redwood City courtroom to 34 years to life following a conviction for trafficking a minor, San Mateo County prosecutors …

The Mom Of A Missing Florida Teen Is Suing The Family Of His Missing Friend For Negligence

Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos went missing off the coast of Florida in July 2015. Now Cohen's mother is suing Stephanos's family.<p>The mother of a teenager who went missing off the coast of Florida in 2015 is suing the family of her son's friend, accusing them of negligence that resulted in the …

Son charged in death of father; body left on couch for weeks

FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A man has been charged with killing his father, who authorities say was shot to death and his body then left on a couch in his home for weeks.<p>Tyler Swantek, 24, faces charges in Schuylkill County including criminal homicide, first- and third-degree murder, aggravated assault …

Inside the filthy house where two parents were raising their children

These pictures show the squalid conditions where two parents were raising their children.<p>In images handed out by the Crown Prosecution Service, the …

Man who fatally pummeled neighbor over parking acquitted

On March 19, 2015, Gjok Deda, a hulking 50-year-old from the East Bronx, brutally pummeled to death his diminutive downstairs neighbor, 68-year-old …

Crime

The 8 Scariest Cult Stories of All Time

Do not read before bedtime.<p>1. The Manson Family<p>You don't need to know much about true crime to know the name "Charles Manson," which almost 50 years after his most heinous acts is still synonymous with "cult leader." Manson started his group in San Francisco in 1967 and later that year moved to Los …