Crime

Michigan Man Killed and Burned Stepdaughter Who Roused Him from Nap to Ask for Food: ‘It Wasn’t Dinner Time’

A 25-year-old Michigan man who confessed to stabbing his young stepdaughter to death for waking him from a nap to ask for food will spend the rest of …

Chief to recommend charges against Florida teens who recorded drowning

<b>(CNN) —</b> Five teenagers who taunted a drowning man while recording his death from afar may face criminal charges, a Florida police chief said Friday.<p>Cocoa Police Chief Michael Cantaloupe said Friday he will recommend the state attorney prosecute the teens under a statute that requires a person with …

Justice

California Woman Admits to Kidnapping and Then Abandoning Slain Half-Sister’s Children: DA

A California woman whose boyfriend allegedly killed her half-sister admitted Wednesday to abducting — but then abandoning — the slain woman’s three …

$1M bond for ex-youth soccer director accused of sexually assaulting 15-year-old

Barrington police said Friday a former director of youth soccer faces numerous charges after being accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl inside a hotel room.<p>Jose B. Salas Jr., 30, of the 2000 block of Cherokee Road in Carpentersville, was arrested at his home Thursday and charged with …

Police pursue charges against teens who they say recorded man's drowning

Police in Florida are now pursuing misdemeanor "duty to report" charges be filed against five teenagers who authorities say recorded video of a man's …

Ex-escort gets 16 years for trying to have husband killed

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A former Florida escort convicted of trying to hire a hit man to murder her newlywed husband was sentenced Friday to 16 years in prison, perhaps ending a drawn-out case that drew notice for its startling videos and salacious characters.<p>Circuit Judge Glenn Kelley imposed …

Entertainment

Jamaican family of slain girl pleads with Trump after being denied visa to attend funeral

On the day Kenroy Smith learned that his young daughter had been killed more than 2,000 miles from his home in Kingston, Jamaica, he turned to Facebook to unleash his crushing grief.<p><i>Why did they have to take her away from me Lord God help,</i> he posted around noon July 13, shortly after police …

Texas Mom Accused Of Transporting $2 Million In Liquid Meth

The woman was traveling with her 4-year-old daughter and the babysitter, authorities said.<p>Texas police say they seized a whopping 75 pounds of liquid meth during a recent traffic stop.<p>The discovery was allegedly made on July 12, after officers stopped a 2013 Dodge Avenger that was speeding on …

Resorts In Mexico Suspected Of Drugging Tourists With Tainted Alcohol

Travelers at a five-star all-inclusive resort in Mexico suspect that they were served tainted alcohol or drugged while on their dream vacation. The …

Riviera Maya

Driver charged after dramatic video shows him viciously attacking 74-year-old cyclist with a club | Metro Toronto

A driver has been charged after a dramatic video showed a 74-year-old cyclist viciously attacked on the side of the road with a club.<p>Peterborough …

Reptile Cult Feud Ends in Death

A boyfriend and girlfriend were ostracized from their group after she was seen eating steak tartare. He was so distraught he supposedly asked to be killed.<p>The trouble began in April, when alleged cult members accused Barbara Rogers of being a reptile alien for eating raw steak. Three months later, …

Desperate girlfriend stuck her head in fridge as she tried to escape horror blaze that killed her boyfriend

A desperate girlfriend stuck her head in a fridge as she struggled to escape a horror blaze that was started by her boyfriend's murderer …

Fla. Couple Accused of Kidnapping Pregnant Woman and Sexually Assaulting Her As Young Daughter Watched

A Florida couple allegedly held a pregnant woman and her young daughter hostage for close to two weeks, sexually assaulting the expectant mother and …

Kidnapping

Seeing a crime and not reporting it is often not a crime

<b>(CNN) —</b> A group of Florida teens watched a man drown in a pond and did nothing to help him, laughing and filming his death on a cell phone.<p>But though they stood by for 10 minutes without rendering aid, Florida police said earlier this week that it could be difficult to charge them with a …

Justice

Florida Teenagers Who Mocked Drowning Man Won’t Face Charges

Five Florida teenagers who mocked a drowning man, and filmed his final moments, won't face criminal charges, authorities said.<p>Jamel Dunn, 31, drowned in a pond after calling out to a group of teenagers for aid, police at the Cocoa Police Department told NBC affiliate WESH News.<p>The teenagers, who …

Florida

Toronto cop’s brother also charged in beating of teen – VICE News

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 …

LAPD officer at center of cadet scandal charged with sexual assault of 15-year-old girl

The Los Angeles police officer at the center of a scandal roiling the department’s signature youth initiative has been charged with sexually assaulting a 15-year-old member of the cadet program, prosecutors announced Friday.<p>Robert Cain, 31, was charged Thursday with two counts each of oral …

San Bernardino County

'Stepdad' beats five-year-old boy to death in park because he lost his shoe

Marvyn Iheanacho found guilty of murdering Alex Malcolm in Catford play area last November<p>A man with a history of anger issues has been found guilty …

New indictment raises stakes for accused 9th Ward serial rapist whose conviction was tossed | NOLA.com

An accused serial sex offender, whose 2011 conviction for a 9th Ward rape was struck down by appellate judges in April, could wind up serving life in …

New Orleans

Alabama lawyers say a 12-year-old rape victim shouldn’t be allowed to have an abortion

Conservative attorneys argue that the 12-year-old is not "mature enough" to make a decision about life and death<p>Two conservative lawyers in Alabama held a press conference this week to denounce a court’s ruling allowing an abortion for a 12-year-old who was raped, AL.com reported.<p>The attorneys — …

Liberal POV

Man and woman convicted of murder bid

<b>A couple have been convicted of attempting to murder a pensioner and his son in their home in north Glasgow.</b><p>Mark Lafferty, 53 and his partner Adeline Clark, 41, brandished a knife and forced their way into the house in Baillieston last December.<p>They robbed a woman of £35 - then made their way …

The bill for treating a gunshot wound: $21,000 for the first 35 minutes

The charges started racking up the moment Annette Johnson arrived at Mount Sinai Hospital with a gunshot wound to her left forearm.<p>Doctors sliced open Johnson's arm and installed a $500 metal plate to shore up her shattered ulna, securing it with numerous bone screws that cost $246 apiece. There …

Health Care

Texas man's 'creepy' shed making realtors uncomfortable

A backyard shed covered with photos of female realtors and an attorney is giving people the creeps in one Texas town.<p>The photos of the women were plastered on the side of shed and along a fence in the backyard of a man’s home in Abilene, BigCountyHomepage.com reports.<p>The man responsible for the …

West Texas

Florida teens won’t face charges for letting man drown while mocking him

The teens won't be charged for standing by while a man drowned, but may be charged for not reporting a dead body<p>In what police called an “extremely disturbing” incident, a group of Cocoa, Florida teens will likely not face charges for mocking and laughing at a 32-year-old disabled man as he drowned …

Liberal POV

Family of missing teen fisherman sues other boy's family

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The mother of a teenager who disappeared with his friend while boating in the Atlantic Ocean filed suit Friday against the other boy's parents and grandfather, alleging they should have prevented them from taking an ill-equipped boat out to sea.<p>The mother of Perry Cohen …

Atlantic Ocean

Sicko strangled teen in twisted porn reenactment

A sicko choked a farmer’s daughter to death while trying to recreate a twisted porno, according to reports.<p>British man James Morton, 24 will spend …

Missing NorCal man falls 30 feet into water as son watches

TUOLUMNE COUNTY, Calif. (KCRA) —<p>Search and rescue crews were searching Thursday for a man who fell from a Tuolumne County powerhouse to the water below as his 8-year-old son watched, the sheriff's office said.<p>Robert Bass III, 32, of Hickman, was camping with his son at Crandall Peak OHV Park in …

San Francisco Bay Area

Berkeley middle school teacher who’s a well-known ‘anti-Trump fighter’ charged with inciting a riot

A middle school teacher in Berkeley, California — who’s also a well-known “anti-Trump fighter” and left-wing activist — was arrested this week on three felony charges over her alleged participation in a violent protest last year in Sacramento.<p>Yvette Felarca, aka Yvonne Felarca — who teaches at …

Conservative POV

Florida man livestreams police chase on the beach as he curses and drinks

5:27<p>0:33<p>Surveillance video shows wanted Hialeah armed robber snatching a purse<p>1:05<p>Police search for clues in killing of Miami-Dade …

Taco Bell

Police have found OBSCURE STATUTE to change teens that recorded, mocked man while he drowned…

Police have found a statute that they want the State Attorney’s office to charge the teens who laughed and mocked a man while he was crying for help …

Conservative POV