True Crime

Newlywed Mich. Couple Killed in Crash by Driver Who Allegedly Blew Stop Sign

Family and friends of a newlywed Michigan couple are mourning their deaths from a car crash Tuesday, just 24 days after they exchanged their vows.<p>The …

Crime

Boy, 8, Allegedly Locked in 'Dungeon' by Dad and Girlfriend — Who Urged Their Dog to Attack Him

An Iowa couple is accused of locking an 8-year-old boy in a small, pitch-black enclosure under their basement stairs for more than nine hours a day, …

Crime

Fans Are Wondering If 'Sharp Objects' Is Based On A True Story, Here's What You Should Know

The story of <i>Sharp Objects</i> tells the tale of a woman returning to the small sleepy town she grew up in to cover the murder of one young teenage girl …

True Crime

Aly Raisman and 140 of Larry Nassar's Victims Unite on the ESPYs Stage: 'We Survive Together'

In one of the most powerful and emotional moments in the ESPY Awards’ history, more than 100 victims of the disgraced doctor Larry Nassar, were …

Celebrity News

Is ‘Trial & Error’ Season 2 Based On A Real Case? True Crime Fans Will Get All The References In This Parody

If you're a fan of true crime, you've seen a lot of murder mystery documentaries—but never one quite like this. NBC's comedy series <i>Trial & Error</i> uses …

Crime

Trial and Error: Lady Killer Star Kristin Chenoweth on Singing, True Crime and Hairless Cat Problems

| Thu., Jul. 19, 2018 7:10 AM<p>Where <b>Kristin Chenoweth</b> goes there will be singing, even if she's playing a woman on trial for murder.<p>The Emmy and Tony …

TV

Why do we love watching murder mysteries?

A mutilated corpse is found at the bottom of the staircase, and the only other person in the house is the dead woman’s husband. Does that mean he …

TV

10 Easter Eggs In The ‘Trial & Error’ Season 2 Premiere That Even True Crime Fans May Have Missed

<b>Spoilers ahead for the Season 2 premiere of Trial & Error.</b> The popularity of true crime documentaries has skyrocketed so much in the past few years …

Crime

What to Watch on Thursday: The new season of ‘Trial & Error’ is finally here

<b>Trial & Error: Lady, Killer (9 p.m., NBC)</b> -- This sitcom — the first season of which was a hilarious parody of the Mike Peterson documentary “The …

North Carolina

Mistress Testifies Against Army Officer After They Allegedly Plotted to Kill His Wife

An Army sergeant’s former mistress took the stand at his homicide trial on Wednesday, recounting in detail how she allegedly helped him plan and …

Crime

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Crime

Cover-Up Episode 7: The Letter | PEOPLE.com

<b>➜ Cover-Up Episode 1: 10 Hours Later</b> <b><br>➜ Cover-Up Episode 2: Joey’ll Fix It</b> <b><br>➜ Cover-Up Episode 3: The Family Code</b> <b><br>➜ Cover-Up Episode 4: The Secret Keepers</b></b> …

Ted Kennedy

N.J. Parents Allegedly Put Crying 4-Month-Old in ‘Time Out’ That Killed Him

A New Jersey couple is accused of killing their baby son by putting him in a “time out,” during which he suffocated under a comforter, PEOPLE …

Crime

Deadliest Catch's Edgar Hansen Admits Sexually Abusing 16-Year-Old Girl

<i>Deadliest Catch</i> costar Edgar Hansen on Friday admitted sexually abusing a 16-year-old girl last fall — touching her genitals and making her touch him …

Crime

Minn. Daycare Operator Who Hung Toddler From a Noose Avoids Prison

A Minnesota home daycare provider who hung a toddler in her care by a noose in 2016 will avoid prison after being sentenced to probation with credit …

Crime

South Dakota Mom Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison for Beating Son to Death For Wetting His Bed

A South Dakota mother, who beat her 2-year-old son to death after he wet the bed, was sentenced to 40 years in prison on Tuesday.<p>Katrina Shangreaux …

Crime

Missing 3-Year-Old Girl's Body Was Found Wrapped in Trash Bags and Stuffed in Couch Cover

The body of a 3-year-old North Carolina girl found in a creek last December — days after she was reported missing by her mother — was wrapped inside …

Crime

‘Trial and Error’ Star Kristin Chenoweth on How Her True Crime Obsession Nearly Kept Her From Broadway

The star also makes it clear why she won't return for "American Gods" Season 2.<p>Kristin Chenoweth, when you meet her in person, is as friendly and …

Entertainment

N.Y.C. Nurse's Naked Body Found in Bed by Family Member After She Was Strangled to Death

New York City police are investigating the strangulation death of a nurse who was found naked with her teeth knocked out —N.Y.C. Nurse Discovered by …

Crime

Why Shane Dawson’s ‘TanaCon’ Series is So Gripping

How a YouTube series about a failed convention unexpectedly became a compelling documentary hit in the vein of ‘Making a Murderer’.Just as 2017 had …

Filmmaking

Young Father's Murder in a Campground Baffles Police — and Rattles the Community

Nearly a month after a California scientist was fatally shot while camping with his two young daughters, police are still uncertain about the motive …

Los Angeles County

Fla. Woman Allegedly Fatally Attacked Mother After Being Left Out of Will: 'I Beat Up My Mom'

A Florida woman is accused of beating her 85-year-old mother to death after learning she’d been left out of her will, PEOPLE confirms.<p>Gabriela …

Crime

Mom Holds Dying 10-Year-Old Girl Shot on Way to Ice Cream Truck: ‘Please Don’t Let My Baby Die’

On Monday evening, Makiyah Wilson left the courtyard of the Clay Terrace Apartments in Washington D.C., heading to an ice cream truck for a …

Crime

N.C. Man Allegedly Used Ant Poison to Try to Kill Wife, Who Noticed Strange Smell in Food

A 52-year-old North Carolina man is charged with first-degree attempted murder after allegedly tainting his wife’s food with ant poison, according to …

Crime

Teen Girl Speaks Out After Being Shot 7 Times at School and Talks FaceTiming with Taylor Swift

Ella Whistler, an Indiana teen who was severely injured during a May 25 shooting at her middle school, spoke out on Wednesday about her recovery and …

Middle School

Texas House Guest Allegedly Bit Off Woman's Nose and Swallowed It After Being Asked to Leave

A Texas woman was arrested early Friday morning after she allegedly bit off and swallowed another woman’s nose.<p>Jessica Collins, 41, had spent the …

Crime

Ark. Woman Vanishes from Shopping Center Before She's Found Dead — and 2 Teens Are Charged

Two Arkansas teens were arrested Monday in connection with the killing of a 71-year-old woman who went missing after a shopping trip.<p>Tacori Mackrell, …

Crime

Kansas Mom Shot in 2003 While Sleeping Beside Boyfriend Was Allegedly Killed by Her Son: Police

The killing 15 years ago mystified Kansas investigators.<p>On the night of August 15, 2003, 51-year-old hairstylist Carol Fleming and her boyfriend, …

Crime

Woman Allegedly Uses Secret Camera to Catch Doctor Molesting Her During a Consultation

A Louisiana doctor was allegedly caught fondling a patient’s breasts and genitals during a consultation after the patient, who suspected the …

Crime

Viola Davis’ True Crime Series ‘The Last Defense’ Will Bring Out Your Inner Detective

Ever since <i>Making a Murderer</i> hit Netflix in 2015, true crime has saturated the television landscape. It feels like a new true crime show premieres …

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