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Manhunt underway for murder defendant who fled courthouse before guilty verdict

A manhunt was underway early Saturday for a murder defendant who fled an Atlanta courthouse Friday before a guilty verdict was announced at his trial, authorities said.

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The Latest: Minnesota preparing case against murder suspect

The Latest on the arrest of a woman suspected of killing her husband in Minnesota and a woman in Florida (all times local): 10:50 a.m.

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Murder Accused Lois Riess Arrested In South Padre Island, Texas

A spokesperson for the United States Marshal Service confirmed that fugitive Lois Riess was arrested in South Padre Island, a resort town in Texas near the U.S.-Mexico border, on Thursday by authorities, putting an end to a month-long manhunt.  Riess, 56

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California death row inmate freed after rape, murder conviction overturned

An inmate who spent more than two decades on California's death row after being convicted of raping and killing a toddler has been freed.

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Jury seated in Oklahoma family slaying case

A jury has been picked to hear the murder case involving the younger of two brothers accused of fatally stabbing their parents and three siblings inside their Oklahoma home.

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Police: Utah parents planned murder-suicide that killed kids

Police documents say a couple who recently moved from Switzerland to Utah planned a murder-suicide that left their family of four dead, buying sleeping pills and researching shootings.

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Woman faces upgraded charges in Missouri officer's death

A Missouri woman accused of dealing drugs from a home where an ex-convict fatally shot one police officer and wounded two others is now charged with first-degree murder and, if convicted, could be sentenced to death or a life in prison.

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New York: nanny who killed two children convicted of murder

Jury rejects Yoselyn Ortega’s claim that she was insane at time of the crime and therefore not responsibleA once-trusted nanny who killed two children in her care while their parents were away was convicted of murder by a jury that did not believe her c

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Ex-U.S. soldier, two others convicted of murder-for-hire plot in Philippines

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former U.S. Army sergeant and two other U.S. citizens were found guilty by a jury in Manhattan federal court on Wednesday of taking part in a plot to murder a woman in the Philippines for money, prosecutors said.

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Manhunt for 'Losing Streak Lois' grandma, wanted in double murder, intensifies

The nationwide manhunt for the granny dubbed “Losing Streak Lois” -- who's wanted in the murder of her husband and a woman she killed to steal her identity -- intensified Wednesday as authorities offered a reward for information about the “coldblood

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Jurors get case in nanny murder trial

Jurors must now decide whether a Manhattan nanny who slaughtered two children in her care was too mentally ill to be held responsible for the crime.

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Closing arguments begin in Atlanta attorney's murder trial

Closing arguments are underway in the murder trial of an Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his wife.

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Binghamton University student charged in the ‘targeted’ stabbing death of freshman

The man who police said stabbed a fellow Binghamton University student to death on Sunday has been identified by police and charged with second degree murder.

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Binghamton University cancels classes after second student murder in 5 weeks

A university in New York canceled classes Monday after the second murder of a student in five weeks.

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Robert Durst of 'The Jinx' faces hearing into murder charges

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Real estate scion Robert Durst was due in court in Los Angeles on Monday as a judge seeks to determine if he should stand trial for the 18-year-old murder of a friend who prosecutors say could tie him to the presumed killing of his

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Mom supports letting Ohio woman testify from beyond the grave in ex-boyfriend's murder trial

The Ohio woman who died two years after she was doused in gasoline and set ablaze could "testify" during her ex-boyfriend's murder trial, in the form of a taped recording -- and her mother is standing by the decision.

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Atlanta attorney charged in wife's killing won't testify

An Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his business executive wife has told the judge overseeing his murder trial that he does not wish to testify in his own defense.

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Who Is Jill Blackstone? 'Jerry Springer' Producer Arrested For Murder Of Sister

A prolific television producer was arrested Tuesday for the alleged murder of her sister, TMZ reported. Jill Blackstone, whose TV credits include several popular programs spanning multiple decades, was taken into custody in connection with the 2015 deat

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North Carolina couple charged in death of man beaten as baby

A North Carolina couple who served more than a decade in prison for beating a toddler so badly that he became deaf and blind have been charged with murder now that the man has died 21 years later.

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Murder charges could hinder water park's debt repayment

A lender is warning investors that criminal indictments stemming from the decapitation of a 10-year-old boy on a slide at a Kansas water park could hurt owner Schlitterbahn's chances of repaying a $174.3 million loan balance.

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Jacqueline Vandagriff Cause Of Death: 'Kinky Sex' Killed Student, Lawyer Alleges

Jacqueline Vandagriff, a Texas college student whose charred, dismembered body was found in 2016, died from consensual “kinky” sex, the defense attorney said Monday. The woman's death is being treated as a murder and Charles Dean Bryant is the susp

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Case closed? Arizona man arrested in brutal 2015 murder of woman, 31

Police say they have arrested the man suspected of murdering a 31-year-old Scottsdale woman more than three years ago.

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In the US, you don't have to kill to be a murderer

Police shot dead a burglary suspect, but his 15-year-old accomplice will go to prison for the murder

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Man falsely accused of murder is awarded $10M

A man in San Francisco who spent six years in prison for a murder conviction was found Friday to have been framed by police and awarded $10 million in damages.

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4 charged in man's death; his last moments were on Facebook

Four people have been charged with murder in the death of a North Carolina man whose final moments were livestreamed and posted on Facebook.

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Arizona mother indicted in deaths of children found in car

A grand jury has indicted an Arizona mother on two counts of second-degree murder and two counts of child abuse in the deaths of her two small children.

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NJ murder case dropped after 2 men spent 24 years in prison

Prosecutors dropped a case Friday against two men who spent 24 years behind bars in the bloody killing of a New Jersey video store clerk before DNA tests linked a key piece of evidence to another man.

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