Archive for October 9, 2014

Murdered #1401 – 1500


09/29/2014 Investigators say an Orangeburg woman stabbed her boyfriend to death after seeing some text messages on his phone. That woman is now charged with murder. “She looked into his cell phone and saw messages of him communicating with another female and when he was confronted about those messages, that’s when the stabbing happened,” Lt. Alfred Alexander with the Orangeburg Department of Safety said.


07/30/2014 Mr. Tahir, 74, was an official with the state-run Xinjiang Islamic Association and an especially divisive figure among China’s 10 million Uighurs. BEIJING — A Chinese court has sentenced two teenagers to death for what the authorities said was their role in the murder of a prominent Islamic cleric in the western region of Xinjiang, the state news media reported Monday.


09/27/2014 A 50-year-old man has been remanded in custody charged with murder following the fatal stabbing of a woman in Norfolk on Sunday.


08/11/2011 SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts — A Massachusetts man with facial tattoos, forehead implants that resemble horns and other body modifications told jurors he would see them “all in hell” after he was convicted last week of murdering three men in 2011


09/30/2014 Jessica Alvarado mourns for Rodney Rone, the 46-year-old security guard shot and killed here. “He was a great guy. He died doing what he did for us — he protected us.” Alavarado is the store clerk who says Rone sprang into action when three men came to rob them as they locked up for the night.


10/01/2014 Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) — A school and a public transit bus were shelled in war-torn eastern Ukraine on Wednesday, leaving at least 10 people dead, officials in the country’s Donetsk region said. The shelling in the city of Donetsk, held for months by pro-Russian rebels, came despite a ceasefire that Ukraine’s government reached with separatist leaders last month.


09/28/2014 MORRIS PARK, Bronx (PIX11) — A 14-year-old boy was stabbed to death, and three other teens suffered stab wounds at a birthday party in the Bronx early Sunday morning.


09/28/2014 A Northwest Side man accused of viciously stabbing his live-in girlfriend and 7-year-old daughter to death nearly decapitated his child and plunged a knife so deep into the girl’s chest, the blade came out of her back, Cook County prosecutors said.


09/15/2014 A British student found dead in Thailand was raped by two men while another watched before she was murdered. No suspects have yet been arrested for killing Hannah Witheridge, 23, and 24-year-old David Miller but three people are believed to be involved.


07/2014 The brutal murder was committed by the railway employee, who threw the unnamed victim’s body out of the window after he killed her. The incident in July prompted calls for the execution of rapists. Today, the Hua Hin provincial court convicted Saengkhao of murder, raping a minor and other charges. The 22-year-old confessed to drinking beer and taking drugs during his shift before raping and killing the girl, who was travelling with her sisters to the capital Bangkok


09/29/2014 Police shot and killed a 47-year-old man who they said was wielding a knife he would not drop upon the officers’ arrival at an apartment at 820 Ocean Parkway Monday night, when they were responding to a 911 call of a man assaulting a woman, the NYPD said.


10/01/2014 (KABUL, AFGHANISTAN) — Taliban suicide bombers struck two buses carrying Afghan soldiers in Kabul early Wednesday, killing seven people and wounding 21, just a day after the signing of a key U.S.-Afghan security pact.


09/30/2014 The mayor of Bell Gardens, California, was fatally shot by his wife during a dispute on Tuesday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The situation turned deadly after Mayor Daniel Crespo allegedly punched his 19-year-old son when he tried to intervene during the fight. Crespo’s wife, Levette, proceeded to allegedly shoot her husband several times in the torso.


09/26/2014 An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a woman after being fired has been charged with first-degree murder. Alton Nolen, 30, could face the death penalty for what prosecutors are calling an act of revenge for a complaint that got him fired. Mr Nolen allegedly returned to a packing plant in Moore, Oklahoma, with a knife after being fired, killing one and injuring another.


09/30/2014 Montgomery County police said a workplace dispute likely preceded the slaying of a woman in a Potomac home Tuesday afternoon, and that the assailant then sped off in a Mercedes-Benz and committed suicide.


09/27/2014 Edward Miller, who has been deaf since childhood, was sitting with his 25-year-old son outside Fryer’s Towing Service in Daytona Beach when he was shot six times by the sheriff’s deputy.


08/21/2014 The Russian photojournalist Andrei Stenin, who went missing while embedded with separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine last month, was killed in an attack on a convoy four weeks ago.


09/02/2014 Kansas City, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating if a man arrested Wednesday in the assault of hotel guests in the north of the city was involved in the earlier fatal shooting of three people and critical wounding of two others on the south side of town. The shootings Tuesday afternoon took place in two homes in a middle class neighborhood, police said in a news release.


06/11/2014 BAGHDAD — Militants from the Islamic State group carried out a mass killing of hundreds of Iraqi soldiers captured when the extremists overran a military base north of Baghdad in June. Human Rights Watch said in late June that analysis of photos and satellite images showed that between 160 and 190 men were killed in at least two locations between June 11 and 14.


03/19/2014 and 03/31/2014 On Feb. 26, Relisha’s mother allowed Tatum to take the girl home with him. Authorities first realized she was missing March 19, when a school social worker tried to confront the janitor at the crowded emergency shelter on the grounds of the old D.C. General Hospital. Tatum’s wife was found that day, fatally shot in the head in a Prince George’s County motel. Police said Tatum and Relisha were last seen March 1, and the next day, police said he bought 42-gallon trash bags and was seen at Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens. His body was found there March 31.


06/25/2012 Nicole Diggs, 32, is facing charges in New York for the 2012 murder of her daughter, Alayah Saverese, 8, who was severely disabled. In a cruel twist, she may be allowed to inherit money from her daughter’s trust fund, regardless of whether she is convicted of the crime. Diggs, who worked as a tenured special education teacher, is accused of depriving her daughter of medical care and food. Alayah’s cause of death was listed by the medical examiner as attributable to a seizure condition and cerebral palsy.


10/08/2014 Apparently sandwiches are deadly weapons, at least according to the St. Louis police department. An off-duty officer shot, and killed, a local teenager, Vonderrick Myers, around 7:30 pm Wednesday, a few miles from where Michael Brown was killed last August in Ferguson, Missouri. This officer, off-duty and doing a second job as a security officer, claimed he was shot at, and chased his suspects through the St. Louis suburb after he attempted a pedestrian check.


06/08/2014 TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A western Indiana man was charged with murder Friday in the killing of a fellow homeless man whose headless body was found in the Wabash River in June. Jay E. Millen, 54, was ordered held without bond on charges that also include abuse of a corpse. He appeared through a video link from jail before a Vigo County judge, who set a trial for March 30 and appointed a public defender. Investigators allege that Millen killed 50-year-old Michael Pollack, then decapitated and disemboweled his body using a hatchet, according to probable cause affidavit. Pollack’s body was found by two fishermen in the Wabash River on June 8.


10/02/2014 About 7 a.m. on Thursday, officers were called to the 300 block of South Ames Street on reports that a child was not breathing. The toddler was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said. Lopez-Calidonio, who lived with the boy, was booked into the Jefferson County jail.


09/26/2014 A convert to Islam who named himself Jah’Keem Yisrael (formerly Alton Alexander Nolen) beheaded one of his coworkers and was shot while trying to behead another on September 26 at his place of work, Vaughan Foods in Moore, Oklahoma. Despite the numerous indications that Yisrael was inspired to choose his manner of murder and to carry it out by his immersion in Islam, authorities profess to be puzzled as to why he did it, or at least certain that his actions had nothing to do with that most misunderstood of religions, Islam


10/03/2014 Officers shot and killed a knife-wielding suspect in a domestic dispute at a Brooklyn home, police said. Officers were first called to the Sheepshead Bay home on East 26th Street at about 11 a.m. Friday, after a mother and son were involved in an altercation there, police said. The son ran away, and a report was filed, police said.


04/06/2014 Winkler had reportedly only been living in Los Angeles for about six months when he was killed Monday, gunned down by L.A. County Sheriff’s Deputies who mistook him for a suspect in a knife attack at a West Hollywood apartment complex.


10/04/2014 nurse Kelly Ecker and anesthesiologist Dr. George Scott Samson married in Terre Haute, Ind., before friends and family. However, just hours later, on their wedding night, both were found shot to death, and now the bride’s public Facebook posts may reveal more about the victim and her relationship with her future groom and apparent murderer.


06/10/2014 An 38-year-old man was charged Thursday in the killing of a man and dumping the body behind a fast-food restaurant in Anaheim.


10/24/2012   A man guilty of all charges including two counts of first degree murder for killing a ten-month-old girl and her grandmother during a botched kidnapping attempt nearly two years ago.


03/14/2014 A couple who brutally murdered a Wexford man, stripped him naked, dumped him in a skip and left him to die have been given life sentences in a London court.


03/25/2012 Allen and Patricia Prue killed Melissa Jenkins and then dumped her body in an inlet on the Vermont side of the Connecticut River.


10/7/2014 A University of California, Santa Cruz student has been charged with murder and animal cruelty for allegedly stabbing his mother to death with scissors and killing three of the family’s dogs.


10/09/2014 A 33-year-old woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death in Queens claims she was defending herself when she repeatedly jammed a knife into her beau, police sources said Thursday.


10/08/2014 A Staten Island woman has been arrested after police said the body of her 80-year-old husband was found by firefighters putting out a blaze at their home.


10/06/2014 Waterbury police have arrested the second driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed a teen on a bicycle. Diaz struck 18-year-old Eric Delage in the area of Baldwin Street and Pleasant Street. The impact pushed Delage into oncoming traffic, where Tellado hit him.


04/14/2014  2 murdered.Schmitt told KETV NewsWatch 7 he and Williams were hanging out at Schmitt’s house Monday night when three friends came over and told them about a fight at Gallagher Park later that night.  Schmitt said he and Williams were in the park’s parking lot later when two vehicles arrived. He said all of a sudden they heard one shot, and then another four went off. That’s when Schmitt took off.


08/22/1997 Warner was convicted of raping and murdering his girlfriend’s 11-month old baby, Adriana Waller, in 1997.


10/08/2014 This time, they were met with gunfire in a shoot-out that left one woman dead, two officers and two suspects wounded, rush-hour traffic snarled and the interstate closed for more than three hours.


10/08/2014 Five men in Afghanistan have been hanged over a highly-publicized gang rape, despite UN and human rights groups’ concerns their trial was rushed and poorly handled.


10/5/2014He wanted her phone number.She repeatedly told him she wasn’t interested.Then he started shooting. Mary “Unique” Spears lost her life early Sunday morning, and five other victims were injured, after a simple nightclub refusal turned deadly in Detroit


03/27/2014A Corpus Christi teenager who admitted to killing his mother and raping her corpse was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison.Kevin Davis, 18, beat Kimberly Hill, his 50-year-old mother, with a hammer, strangled her with a cord and stabbed her in the head on March 27.


10/08/2014 Four people — believed to be two children and two adults — were slain in a quadruple homicide inside a small, pale-green bungalow at 1846 Western Ave. along a busy commercial stretch of the suburban town. Guilderland police confirmed Wednesday afternoon that there were four homicides. Neighbors said a Chinese family with three elementary-age children lived at the home, but police have not released the ages, gender or names of the victims.


09/20/2014 High school freshman Nazerah Bugg was killed on the evening of Sept. 20 as she walked with friends on Clinton Street after leaving Mom’s Fried Chicken. Her 15-year-old friend was also shot and wounded.


10/05/2005 Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton had been detained on board the USS Peleliu at the Subic Bay Freeport, about 50 miles northwest of Manila, after he was implicated in the death of 26-year-old Jennifer Laude, whose former name was Jeffrey.


10/22/2014 A gunman opened fire at Canada’s National War Memorial on Wednesday, killing one soldier, Ottawa police said in a statement.


10/16/2014 early in the morning of Thursday, Oct. 16, when this message from Felina @Miut3 was posted: # reynosafollow FRIENDS AND FAMILY, MY REAL NAME IS MARÍA DEL ROSARIO FUENTES RUBIO. I AM A PHYSICIAN. TODAY MY LIFE HAS COME TO AN END. The next message, sent moments later, is supposedly her warning friends and family not to make the same mistake she did, using social media to report on organized crime, because “there is no point.” The message after that is a warning to her followers and to three prominent citizen journalists that the cartels “are closer to us than you think.” The last message sent from Felina’s account is not written but rather consists of two photos: in the first, a middle-aged woman keeps her hands folded in front of her and looks directly at the camera; in the second the same woman is lying on a dirty floor with a coup de grace bullet wound in the face.


10/18/2014 The body found on an abandoned property outside of Charlottesville has been confirmed as the remains of University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Graham. It brings a grim close to a nearly six-week-long search for the 18-year-old from Fairfax County.


10/24/2014 A student entered the cafeteria of a Marysville, Wash., high school and opened fire, killing one and injuring four before turning the gun on himself, police said Friday.


10/28/2014 BEIRUT — Islamic State militants in Syria killed at least 30 pro-government fighters in an assault on a gas field that has witnessed some of the bloodiest clashes between the two sides, a monitoring group said on Wednesday.


11/01/2014 Police are searching for the driver who struck and killed a pedestrian in Brownsville, Brooklyn early Saturday morning and then took off. it was 2:20 a.m. when the victim tried to cross Rockaway Parkway mid-block between Winthrop Street and Clarkson Avenue and was hit by a dark-colored sedan, which then took off. The 59-year-old victim was rushed to Brookdale Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.


05/24/2013 Mother of the Year Pearl Fernandez and her boyfriend, Isauro Aguirre, pleaded guilty this week to torture and first-degree murdercharges relating to the death of Fernandez’s eight-year-old son, Gabriel, whom the couple thought was “acting gay.”Gabriel died on May 24, 2013 after sustaining injuries which left him with a cracked skull and broken ribs. In addition, BB-gun pellets were found in his groin and lung.


11/04/2014 A Christian couple in Pakistan have been beaten to death by an angry crowd after being accused of desecrating a Koran, police say.Their bodies were burned at the brick kiln where they worked in the town of Kot Radha Kishan in Punjab province. Police identified the victims only as Shama and Shehzad, AFP reports.


04/12/2014 Police have released two sketches of a man whose dismembered body was found near train tracks in Queens earlier this year with the hope of identifying him. Police said the body parts were discovered near Long Island Rail Road tracks in Elmhurst on April 12.


11/06/2014 The teenager was identified earlier on Friday as Wallace W. Fennell III, 18, who was stabbed outside his home at 1549 Empire Blvd., about 12:45 p.m. on Thursday. Cpl. John Helfer of the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office said it is their belief that Simmons and Fennell were involved in a drug transaction at the time of the stabbing.


2003 Prosecutors said Daniel and another woman poured wine down 91-year-old Nellie Hocutt’s throat and stuffed her mouth with a piece of cloth before suffocating her with a plastic bag.They say the suspects bound the woman to a chair with tape and a telephone cord.


11/04/2014 Authorities say 33-year-old Kalac beat and strangled 30-year-old Amber Lynn Coplin. Her body was found Tuesday by her 13-year-old son at their apartment.


10/2003  The Record reports that Free and Scott admitted stabbing Gilchrist several times at the Alexander Hamilton housing complex in Paterson. Mays admitted that he grabbed Gilchrist by the arm and punched and kicked him before he was stabbed. Authorities have said the three men attacked Gilchrist because he was dating Free’s ex-girlfriend.


10/18/2014 The NYPD arrested a man in connection with an attack that left a 3-year-old girl dead and her 5-year-old brother injured yesterday. Jeida Torres was discovered unresponsive inside of a Brooklyn apartment yesterday afternoon, where her brother, Andrew, was found hiding. both children were covered in bruises. A source told the Daily News that Kelsey Smith, the boyfriend of the children’s mother, attacked Torres because she soiled herself.


10/15/2008 four men had forced their way into the Pietrzak’s French Valley home after knocking on the door at about 1 a.m., asking to speak to the sergeant. The four men then tied up and gagged the couple and ransacked the home for 90 minutes. Quiana Pietrzak was separated from her husband, stripped and placed on a table, where three of the defendants sexually violated her with a vibrator, then mocked her, making lewd gestures and suggesting her cooperation could save her life. They confessed that they were more interested in the “stuff” they could steal from the couple, who had received numerous gifts at their Aug. 8 wedding. John shot the couple with a 9mm handgun.


11/09/2014 The incident occurred around 1:00 a.m. Sunday in the 5200 block of Minerva. Police say 52-year old Christopher Norman, of the 5200 block of Minerva, was stabbed in the chest and pronounced dead at the scene.


04/07/2014 A young woman who told police she was raped but killed herself after she was accused of making up the ordeal. Eleanor de Freitas, 23, was so terrified of giving evidence she took her own life on April 7 this year, three days before her trial was to start at Southwark Crown Court, South East London. But the Crown Prosecution Service put Miss de Freitas, who had bipolar disorder, on trial after the alleged perpetrator spent vast sums of money pursuing the matter.


07/22/2012 The victim, Amber Schinault, had obtained a protective order against Andrew Kugler after a dispute in June 2012.She was found dead in the basement of her Berwyn Heights home on July 22, 2012. Her throat had been slashed. Kugler was found guilty of her murder in May.


11/06/2014 An 18-year-old Torrington resident is under arrest after being accused of killing his own mother.The body of 49-year-old Wendy Hulme was found inside a multi-family home on Forest Street on Thursday.The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner confirmed Friday that the cause of death for Wendy Hulme was neck compression and the manner of death was homicide.


11/06/2014 Four days before Tony Robles, 66, was due in a Hamilton courtroom to face charges including domestic assault and child pornography, he was found dead behind an auto repair shop. His son has been charged with murder. post-mortem examination revealed the victim was stabbed to death.


11/07/2014 New Orleans police say a woman was gunned down in a car in Central City early Friday morning. Police found the woman suffering from multiple gunshot wounds in the driver’s seat of a silver Mercedes-Benz sedan in the 2000 block of Foucher Street around 3 a.m. She died at an area hospital, NOPD said at 6 a.m.


03/2011 Wei Li, 21, was deported from China in July after the authorities there found he did not have a current visa. Li is accused of murdering his mother, Emma Mei Tian, 41, whose badly beaten body was found wrapped in bed sheets at the family’s Burnside home in March 2011.


10/2014 Prosecutors said Saalfield used a knife-like object to slash the neck of his neighbor, 18-year old Maggie Rosales, in Huntington Station last month, WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported. Authorities said he came up from behind and grabbed the high school student, who did not hear him coming because she was wearing ear buds and listening to music.


12/08/2013 It is alleged Kunduraci attacked and killed Gregory Tucker, 54, and Korinne Aylward, 35, in their Moonee Ponds home on the night of December 8 last year. The couple died of stab wounds while their three young children slept in their beds.


11/05/2014 Police said they suspect Basinger of killing Dakota Birdwell, 18, who was found shot in the head in the LIfe Fellowship Church parking lot Wednesday morning.


11/10/2014 A 16-year-old student was ­fatally shot near Woodbridge High School on Monday afternoon. a spokesman for the county school district, said initial evidence indicated that the shooting occurred near a fence on a path that students sometimes use as a shortcut to get to the school.


11/10/2014 Sean Petrozzino, 30, was labeled as armed and dangerous by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office after his parents – Nancy, 64, and Michael Petrozzino, 63 – were found shot to death inside their home on Heming Way in Orange County on Nov. 4, WESH-TV reports. Although Florida and Tennessee authorities have not officially confirmed the man’s identity, WMC-TV reports Sean Petrozzino was stopped for making an illegal U-turn in a 2012 Toyota Camry and shot himself as officers approached the car.


10/26/2014 Meyiwa was killed in a robbery at his girlfriend’s home in the township of Vosloorus, east of Johannesburg.Two men allegedly entered Kelly Khumalo’s home on 26 October and demanded mobile phones before shooting Meyiwa during a scuffle.


12/08/2012 Joseph Leonard, after allegedly running down and killing a 34-year-old black man named Toussaint Harrison, then getting out his truck as the stricken man — who had been handing out food to homeless people in a McDonald’s parking lot — lay in a broken heap and savagely kicking Harrison in the head repeatedly with a steel-toed bootLeonard is now on trial for the hate crime, as well as for also attempting to run down the man Harrison was with at the time, Justin Oliphant. In both charges, prosecutors charge that Leonard attacked each man “because of the victim’s status and perceived ethnicity.”


11/10/2014 Willie Stukes, 44, is charged with two counts of murder, police said. Investigators found one victim in the building’s lobby and the other inside an elevator. The men, identified as 26-year-old Darryl Page and 23-year-old Tykquan Fennell, had both been shot once in the head, police said.


11/18/2014 Two assailants, armed with a gun, knives and axes, launched an attack on worshippers at a Jerusalem Synagogue on Tuesday. It left five dead and at least six others wounded.


11/30/2014 Robert Mitchell along with two other teens, both juveniles, attacked the 32-year-old man with hammers early Sunday. He was pronounced dead at a hospital. Mitchell and one of the juveniles are black and the other teen is Hispanic, according to police.


12/01/2014 A West Virginia shooting spree has left four ead, multiple schools on lockdown, and sparked a massive police manhunt. A shooter reportedly opened fire at three different locations in the north-central region of the state.


09/21/2014 Gonzalez-Sanchez died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds. The incident happened on the 2200 block of 7th Street Northeast shortly after Gonzalez-Sanchez got off a Metro Transit bus near his home.


11/30/2014 Florida police charged a man with murder on Sunday after the body of his mother was discovered slouched over a couch,with arrows protruding from the dead woman’s head.


05/25/2009 Police arrived at the Bristol hotel at about 9pm on 26 May 2009 after a security guard discovered the body of Polish-born millionaire Kinga Wolf, 36, who had been Griffin’s girlfriend since the previous year.


11/30/2014 At least 35 inmates of an overcrowded Venezuelan jail have died and 20 more were in comas last night – after what officials said was a mass drug overdose by prisoners who stormed an infirmary.


12/01/2014 Homicide Squad detectives charged the 39-year-old Brunswick man with one count of murder after the body of another man was found in a backyard on Donald Street last night


11/26/2014 The search is on for two people who shot and killed Miami-Dade convenience store owner Thanksgiving morning.


11/29/2014 WILMER, Texas – Dallas County sheriff’s deputies and police arrest a suspect that was at-large and accused of shooting and killing his girlfriend.


09/10/2014 Police gunned down Darrien Hunt, 22, in September. He was holding a samurai sword, but his family maintained it was just a toy, not a weapon.


11/23/2014 Police say officers found Marcaysia Dawkins lying on the bench with a gunshot wound at the Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority stop in the Lithonia area around 10 a.m. Nov. 23.


11/28/2014 A San Diego doctor and his wife were fatally shot in their home by their 22-year-old son, who was arrested after he tried to slip past police tape near the scene, police said Saturday. David Ellis Haynes, 61, and his wife, Lissa Danielle Haynes, 62, were shot multiple times in their Sunset Cliffs home just after 3 a.m. Friday, but the doctor was able to call 911.


10/19/2014 Nicholas Papantoniou (Papap-an-TONY-oo), who goes by his professional artist name “Nickel P,” was arrested last week in connection with the Oct. 19 killing of Larry Dildy at his Hamden home.


11/25/2014 Vershawn Davis, Senior was killed Tuesday in his home.  Investigators have been looking for his son, Vershawn, Junior, ever since.


11/30/2014 Pedro Uriarte was walking at NW 4th Court and 20th Street on Sunday afternoon. After 3:30 pm, someone opened fire no Uriarte and killed him.


10/16/2013 Danyell Thomas is charged with first-degree murder in the Oct. 16, 2013, slaying of John Dahlinger at the victim’s the condominium on Krislin Drive NE, near Dean Lake Avenue and Knapp Street.


08/29/2014 17-year-old Lennon Lacy in this tiny lumber town was not known to be at the hands of a white cop — or any cop. After Lacy was discovered hanging from a trailer park swing set Aug. 29, authorities quickly ruled his death a suicide.


12/14/2014 Heavily armed police in Australia stormed a Sydney café where a gunman had held more than a dozen people hostage early Tuesday, ending a tense standoff that lasted more than 16 hours and saw at least three people die, including the gunman.


12/20/2014   An American drone has reportedly killed five Taliban militants at a hideout in Pakistan.


12/16/2014 Gunmen wearing suicide vests stormed into the Army Public School in Peshawar, shooting pupils at random and detonating bombs, killing 148 people during a siege lasting eight hours.


12/25/2014 On Thursday, an 11-year-old Israeli girl was gravely wounded in a firebomb attack on her family’s car on a West Bank road leading to the settlement of El Matan.


12/28/2014 Texas gun enthusiast has been charged with murder after he allegedly shot and killed his wife during an argument over the weekend.KTRK reported that 24-year-old Martin Gaytan called the Harris County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday morning and admitted that  he fatally shot his wife.


12/31/2014 23-year-old Florida man with schizophrenia was arrested Wednesday and charged with first-degree murder after he reportedly beheaded his mother and tried to throw her body in the garbage.Christian Jose Gomez was angry at his mother for nagging him about household chores.


01/05/2015 HAYDEN, Idaho—A toddler shot and killed a Walmart shopper Tuesday morning in what deputies described as an “accident.”