Stories tagged: murder
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 9:53 p.m.
Authorities: Victims appear to be part of murder-suicide
Five people, including three children, found dead in a burned home in western Oregon appear to have been part of a murder-suicide, authorities said Friday.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 10:20 a.m.
Suspect in Idaho murder refuses extradition from New York
A man suspected of the murder of an Idaho college student has refused extradition from New York.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 12:52 p.m.
Salem man accused of attempted murder for driving into crowd
A Salem man has been charged with attempted murder for driving into a crowd of people early on New Year’s Day.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 12:21 p.m.
Man charged with assaulting Whitman County baby also faces charges of killing California baby
A man with ties to Whitman County is facing charges of killing an 8-month-old baby in Tehachapi, California two months after he was arrested for assaulting a child in Washington.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:33 a.m.
Roof to jurors: ‘Nothing wrong with me psychologically’
Convicted Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof spoke to the jury for the first time at his death penalty trial Wednesday, telling them there’s nothing wrong with him psychologically and that …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 8:23 p.m.
Convicted murderer Lee files another appeal
Convicted triple murderer John Lee is appealing the Dec. 6 denial of a motion to release evidence he says is no longer relevant to his case to the Idaho Supreme …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 1:15 p.m.
Judge orders evaluation of Dylann Roof before sentencing
A judge ordered another competency exam for Charleston church shooter Dylann Roof, who faces the death penalty for killing nine black parishioners last year.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 12:35 p.m.
20 years later, few answers in the killing of JonBenet Ramsey
This week marks 20 years since JonBenet Ramsey, a 6-year-old beauty queen, was brutally murdered in her family’s sprawling home in Boulder, Colo.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 10:22 a.m.
Panel delays decision on whether to release Manson follower
A two-member parole panel delayed making a decision Thursday on whether to release an accomplice of cult killer Charles Manson who is the longest-serving female inmate in California.
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 9:32 a.m.
John Lee files another appeal with Idaho Supreme Court
Convicted triple murderer John Lee has filed a third appeal with the Idaho Supreme Court, despite previously giving up his right to appeal in a plea agreement he accepted in …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 8:54 a.m.
Police: Suspect in 2 deaths was angry woman dressed boy as a girl
Police say a New York City man has confessed to killing his former high school teacher and their 4-year-old son because he was angry that the woman was dressing the …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 12:53 p.m.
Philippine President Duterte threatens to throw corrupt officials out of a helicopter – and says he’s done it before
In his latest controversial statement, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, known for his bloody anti-drug war that has killed thousands, threatened to throw corrupt officials out of a helicopter, saying he …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 11:46 a.m.
Inmate pleads guilty to beating Twin Falls murder suspect
A Buhl, Idaho, man has pleaded guilty to beating a Twin Falls murder suspect in the Twin Falls County Jail.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 9:24 a.m.
Cop guilty in wife’s death serving time at women’s prison
A former Gladstone cop sentenced to life in prison without parole in the death of his wife has been permanently assigned to the state’s prison for women – despite identifying …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 7:53 a.m.
Man charged in shooting death of his brother in Bonanza
Authorities in Klamath County have arrested a man accused of killing his younger brother.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 1:27 p.m.
Nearly 50 people shot in Chicago over holiday weekend
Five people were wounded in shootings in Chicago early Monday, bringing to almost 50 the number of people shot in the city since Christmas weekend began Friday afternoon.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 1:16 p.m.
Attacker sets gas station employee on fire, killing him
Authorities say an attacker entered a Northern California gas station, sprayed an employee behind the counter with a flammable liquid and set him on fire, killing him.
Wed., Dec. 21, 2016, 9:24 a.m.
Men arrested in fatal shooting of Idaho teen
Police in Idaho say they have arrested two suspects in the fatal drive-by shooting of a teenager.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 8:09 a.m.
Man accused of killing 3 at party near Seattle pleads guilty
A young man accused of shooting and killing three people at a house party in July near Seattle pleaded guilty Monday, one day before a prosecutor was to announce his …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 12:42 p.m.
Men released in attempted murder case
Two men facing attempted murder charges in the stabbing of an acquaintance were ordered to be released from custody Thursday, due in part to issues involving the lead detective on …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 12:29 p.m.
Southwest Idaho man gets life in prison for murder
A 31-year-old Nampa man who pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the shooting death of another man has been sentenced to life in prison.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 12:18 p.m.
Prosecutor questions letter clearing JonBenet Ramsey family in toddler’s death
The Colorado district attorney overseeing the unsolved killing of 6-year-old JonBenet Ramsey says a former prosecutor should never have written a letter exonerating the girl’s family.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 4:41 p.m.
Former Mexican police officer, arrested in Richland, deported to face murder charge in Mexico
A former Mexican police officer wanted for a 1994 murder in Mexico has been sent back to Mexico after he was located and arrested in Richland, Washington, in September.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 11:25 a.m.
Philippine President Duterte admitted to personally killing people
Rodrigo Duterte, president of the Philippines, admitted to personally killing people during his time as mayor of Davao.
Mon., Dec. 12, 2016, 7:20 a.m.
Ohio inmate loses appeal to block second try at execution
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected the appeal by a condemned Ohio killer whose 2009 execution was called off after two hours during which he cried in pain while …
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 9:26 p.m.
Alabama executes man who killed clerk in 1994
A man convicted of killing a convenience store clerk has been put to death in Alabama, hours after the state’s execution plans were twice put on temporary hold by the …
Tue., Dec. 6, 2016, 1:07 p.m.
Couple to remain in jail pending hit and run murder trial
A couple accused of intentionally running down a black teenager will remain behind bars until the outcome of a murder trial.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Men arrested for murder, assault for two July shootings in West Central
Two men are in the Spokane County Jail facing murder and assault charges for two shootings on July 30 that left one man dead and two others wounded.
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 8:01 a.m.
Bloody month in Chicago brings death toll past 700 mark
November was another bloody month in Chicago, ending with more than twice as many homicides as during the same month last year.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 7:26 a.m.
Triple murderer John Lee files new appeal
Convicted triple murderer John Lee is appealing his case to the Idaho Supreme Court for a second time, despite waiving his right to appeal in a plea agreement he accepted …