A simple, cheap metal switch attached to guns can quickly turn them into illegal automatic weapons. The devices, known as gun switches, are a new and dangerous threat for police and the public.
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Photo Illustration by The Daily BeastOXFORD, Michigan—Detailed descriptions of a wish to massacre classmates on his cellphone and in a journal. At least one social media post pointing to elation at access to a handgun. And a meeting between his parents and school administrators about his conduct just hours before the attack.Authorities on Wednesday identified the teenage suspect in the mass shooting a day earlier at Michigan’s Oxford High School as 15-year-old Ethan Crumbley, painting a picture
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Courtesy Mykayla BolieuThe family of Sativa Transue, a 26-year-old American woman from Spokane, Washington who was found dead in her Cancun hotel room while on vacation with her boyfriend, said she looked like she had been “beaten to a bloody pulp” when Mexican authorities discovered her body on Saturday.“I received a call from the Mexican consulate letting me know my daughter has passed away and that she’s been found dead,” Jayme Bolieu, Sativa’s mother, told The Daily Beast in an interview. “H
- Rolling Stone
The jailed porn star appeared in court Wednesday with a bushy beard and his trademark long hair now almost completely white
- Business Insider
The pistol police said the Oxford high school shooting suspect used was one of nearly 700,000 firearms that Americans bought or tried to buy during Black Friday sales
The FBI conducted 687,788 background checks related to firearm purchases during the week leading up to and including Black Friday.
- Macon Telegraph
A boy with a gunshot wound to the face met responding police outside the home.
A 39-year-old mother has been missing from Los Angeles for more than 6 weeks. Her ex-husband believes her disappearance may be connected to her job in finance.
On Monday, detectives turned their search to a landfill where they were looking for human remains in Heidi Planck's disappearance.
An Oxford High School student shared video with father, who shared it with FOX 2, about the scene inside the building as a gunman opened fire, leaving three people dead.
An Oxford high schooler's video shows students escaping through a window after realizing a person asking to enter the room may be the gunman pretending to be an officer
A video shows students saying they are "not taking that risk right now" after someone claiming to be an officer tells them it's safe to go outside.
- Ocala Star Banner
The suspect in Tuesday's fatal shooting said he thought the victim was stealing propane or trying to pump gas into the SE Marion home.
- Chicago Tribune
‘I am making this statement so everyone else knows. They will not get away with this’: Text from Jussie Smollett a focus on second day of his trial
CHICAGO — As rumors of a hoax were swirling around “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett’s claim he was the victim of a hate crime attack in downtown Chicago, Smollett allegedly sent a text to one of the two acquaintances being questioned by police. “Brother .... I love you,” read Smollett’s text to Abimbola Osundairo on the afternoon of Feb. 14, 2019. “I stand with you. I know 1000% you and your ...
Russell James Peterson called for "war" and his mom bragged about his antics on Facebook after they traveled to D.C. on Jan. 6.
- Pensacola News Journal
Sheriff Bob Johnson said a video of a woman abusing her daughter is one of worst things he has seen in 40 years of law enforcement.
- USA TODAY
A FedEx driver tossed packages into an Alabama ravine at least six times, the Blount County Sheriff's Office says. More than 400 packages were found.
The 15-year-old faces charges of first-degree murder and terrorism. He will be charged as an adult, prosecutors said.
Arizona police move to fire a cop who shot a 61-year-old man in a wheelchair 9 times, killing him over a report of shoplifting
"His use of deadly force in this incident is a clear violation of department policy," said the police chief.
The cold case slaying of a Nevada teenager whose body was found in the desert in 1979 was solved after DNA evidence pinpointed her suspected murderer, police said. On Monday, officials announced they’d identified a suspect in the previously unsolved killing of 16-year-old Kim Bryant, who was sexually assaulted and killed more than four decades ago. Bryant was last seen alive at a Dairy Queen restaurant near North Decatur Boulevard and U.S. Highway 95 on Jan. 26, 1979. Her family later reported h
Accuser who testified Ghislaine Maxwell and Jeffrey Epstein sexually abused her for years says she was on a flight with Prince Andrew and met Trump
Jane (not her real name) testified at Ghislaine Maxwell's trial that Jeffrey Epstein introduced her to Trump at Mar-a-Lago when she was 14 years old.
While a senior at Tennessee State University (TSU) in 2002, Keeda Haynes agreed to receive multiple packages for her then-boyfriend. Unbeknownst to Haynes, her boyfriend was being watched by the police. During her subsequent trial, Haynes pleaded not guilty and consistently stated she was unaware of the drug shipments.
- Yahoo Finance
After years of silence, the once high-flying biotech CEO Elizabeth Holmes has nearly finished explaining in her own words how her blood-testing company Theranos imploded after attracting nearly a billion dollars.
- KTXL - Sacramento
‘Felt like a life-and-death situation’: Friends celebrating birthday mistakenly pulled over by California deputies
A night of celebration turned into a night of terror for two couples in Placer County, who say they were wrongly stopped by deputies.