Melanie Carlin

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FBI Investigating After 4 Injured In Machete Attack At Ohio Restaurant

Federal officials are investigating the attacker, who was killed by police, for possible links to terrorism.<p>The FBI has launched an investigation after a machete-wielding man stormed a Columbus, Ohio, restaurant Thursday evening and began slashing people inside, leaving four injured.<p>The attack took …

CSI Fur Fest: The Unsolved Case of the Gas Attack at a Furry Convention

In December 2014, chlorine gas sent 19 people at the Midwest FurFest convention to the hospital. But investigators and the furry community are still trying to piece together what exactly happened that night.<p>It was after midnight on a Sunday when the fire alarm went ringing through the halls of …

Crime

How an Aspiring New York Fashion Mogul Became a Serial Killer

Called "Son of Sal" by his neighbors on Staten Island, Salvatore Perrone targeted three shopkeepers in Brooklyn for brutal slayings.<p>Salvatore Perrone, the man called "Son of Sal" by neighbors and who prosecutors said targeted shopkeepers in Brooklyn, was convicted of three counts of second-degree …

Crime

Pics: 20Years Old Grandson Shoots & Decapitates His Grandparents In Their Oklahoma City Home

A young WICKED man in Oklahoma has been arrested after allegedly shooting and then decapitating his grandmother and her husband. Quinton Dashawn …

Crime

Paroled murderer Jon Buice: ‘Killing of gay banker wasn’t a hate crime’

It’s his first interview since being released from jail on parole, and he assures it will be his last.<p>Talking to KTRK-TV, convicted killer Jon Buice …

This blood test could free Steven Avery from prison

Yesterday, <i>Making a Murderer</i>‘s official Twitter page revealed that progress is being made on Steven Avery’s side. His new lawyer, Kathleen Zellner, …

Everything You Need To Know About Dublin's Deadly Drug War

A deadly feud between warring criminal gangs on the streets of Dublin has claimed two lives in the past week. One week on from the public murder of David Byrne, BuzzFeed News explains what's going on and who's behind the violence.<p>A war between two rival drugs gangs has plunged Dublin into fear and …

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Teen Allegedly Behind CIA, FBI Breaches: 'They're Trying to Ruin My Life.'

UK police arrested a 16-year-old suspected of being behind the hacks on the CIA director and the Department of Justice.<p>The months-long series of hacks and pranks by a group of alleged teenage hackers on the US government and its high-level officials might have finally come to an end.<p>Police …

John Brennan

'Graphic' long-lost autopsy reports of Al Capone's Valentine's Day massacre are found tucked away in warehouse cabinet

• <b>The files were tucked away in a metal cabinet at a Cook County government warehouse</b>• <b><br>They include autopsy reports for the seven victims and inquest</b> …

Murder, mystery and mayhem: Top 10 TV detective destinations you MUST see

GETTYSip a pint in one of Morse's favourite watering holes, the Trout Inn at Wolvercote<p>The city almost as famous for its starring role in TV crime …

American Psycho Director Making a Film About Manson's Most Notorious Followers

The <i>American Psycho</i> team is reuniting in the service of true crime. Director Mary Harron and writer Guinevere Turner are making Charles Manson tale <i>The</i> …

Documentary Claims Diddy Was Behind Tupac's Murder

A former LAPD investigator alleges that Suge Knight then retaliated by having Biggie Smalls killed.<p>The Los Angeles Police Department has solved the murders of rappers Christopher "Biggie Smalls" Wallace and Tupac Shakur, according to a documentary featuring retired LAPD detective Greg Kading, who …

Hacker promises dump of data from 20K FBI and 9K DHS employees

A hacker has told Motherboard that they have extracted 200GB of data from the US government, including confidential records pertaining to 20,000 FBI …

Adnan Syed hearing: FBI agent accuses defense of manipulating evidence

The line of questioning revolved around the use of cellphone records to determine Syed’s location at the time Hae Min Lee was murdered<p>Both parties rested their cases in the post-conviction hearing of Adnan Syed in Baltimore on Monday. The proceedings began dramatically with FBI special agent Chad …

Unabomber Ted Kaczynski's Brother, Sister-in-Law Recall Turning Him in to FBI

He was a homegrown terrorist whose murderous bombs and booby traps targeted universities, airlines and terrorized America. He eluded the FBI, state …

Sociology

Did the FBI Kill My Father?

Forty-five years ago, my father, Joe Colombo, the alleged boss of the "Colombo" crime family, and founder of the Italian-American Civil Rights League, was gunned down among a crowd of thousands in one of the most highly publicized shootings in New York City's history.<p>To the media and the FBI my …

Princess Charlotte is all grown up! All the details on her nursery school

Princess Charlotte is all grown up!<p>Her parents, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, revealed on Monday that the 2-year-old tot will start nursery at Willcocks Nursery School in January. Charlotte will take poetry and pottery classes at the sought-after nursery, which is located close to her …

Princess Charlotte

This Former FBI Agent Tracks Down Stolen Art for a Living

Robert Wittman says what thieves don't realize is that "the real art in art theft isn't the stealing, it's the selling."<p>Art is subjective. Some people look upon it and see beauty, while others might stare and think, <i>I bet I could steal that and make a shit ton of money.</i> Some might argue that there's …

Crime

Making a Murderer: Steven Avery's sons discuss if they think their father is guilty

<i>Making a Murderer</i> - the Netflix documentary that has inspired a legion of armchair detectives - has lead to a renewed interest in Steven Avery; the …

Man Arrested For The Perfect Florida Crime

Perp tossed gator into drive-thru window Joshua James, 24, allegedly threw the three-and-a-half foot reptile into a Wendy's while an employee had her …

Crime

Some Dude Threw an Alligator Into a Wendy’s Drive-Through

As a real contender for most Florida-y crime ever, a man from Palm Beach County has been arrested for hurling a live alligator into a Wendy’s while …

Palm Beach County

Foreigner’s body found with head almost cut off

ALOR SETAR: A Myanmar man was found with his head almost severed and his throat slit at a second-hand goods shop in Jalan Putra, Alor Janggus …

Asia

Identical twin found 'not guilty' of charges after DNA tests unable to determine which brother committed crime

A man has been cleared of two charges after prosecutors were unable to provide evidence to disprove claims his identical twin brother was the real …

Murder in the Jungle: The Brutal Killings That Woke Seattle Up to Its Homeless Crisis | VICE News

Jim is homeless, jobless, and living under the freeway in a primitive Seattle homeless encampment called the Jungle. This morning, he's standing near a crime scene where two people were recently shot to death and three others wounded. A trio of teenage brothers, allegedly sent by their mother to …

Crime

University of Salford murder: man stops police to tell them of body

36-year-old arrested after a man is found dead in student accommodation<p>A man stopped a police officer in Greater Manchester on Monday to alert them to the location of a murder victim.<p>He gave a community support officer an address in University of Salford student accommodation at Bramall Court in …

Life in prison for man who shot wife, put photo on Facebook

MIAMI (AP) — A Florida man was sentenced to life in prison Friday for fatally shooting his wife eight times during an argument, a slaying that gained international notoriety after he posted a photo of her bloody body on Facebook.<p>Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Yvonne Colodny imposed the maximum possible …

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This Incredible "Making A Murderer" Theory Is Too Good To Be True

Was a prolific serial killer responsible for the death of Teresa Halbach? One retired cold case detective thinks so.<p>John Cameron has a story to tell. Just how good a story it is depends on how far down the rabbit hole you’re willing to go. You see, Cameron knows who killed Teresa Halbach, and it …

‘Making A Murderer’: A Thorough Look At The Case That Put An Innocent Man In Prison For 18 Years

While the trial in Netflix’s popular crime documentary <i>Making a Murderer</i> takes place in 2006, the story behind it spans back all the way to 1985, when Steven Avery was first jailed for the sexual assault and attempted murder of Penny Beerntsen. DNA evidence would free him in 2003, revealing the true …

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