Margaret Smith was inside her Norfolk home early one morning in 1994 when someone broke in and raped her. Twenty-five years later, after seeing news reports about untested rape kits, she called police to reopen her case. Weeks later, the case was solved.
- WSB Cox articles
Too much mayonnaise on a sandwich led a disgruntled customer to kill a woman and injure another.
- Biloxi Sun Herald
The 34-year-old pleaded guilty to three counts of felony child abuse. Here’s what happened in court.
Officials: Man accused of kidnapping two females in central Florida killed in shootout with deputies
Law enforcement said two females have been rescued and are being treated at local hospitals in Central Florida after they were reportedly kidnapped and held hostage by an armed man late Saturday, who led authorities in pursuit and was ultimately killed in a shoot-out with deputies.
- CBS News
Video of Nayera Ashraf's brutal killing by a man whose marriage proposal she rejected went viral. A prominent Islamic leader suggested it was her fault.
- Associated Press
A Georgia man who was recently sentenced to death in the killings of two corrections officers during an escape attempt five years ago has died in prison of an apparent suicide, corrections officials said. Prison guards found Ricky Dubose unresponsive in his cell at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Prison in Jackson around 4:45 p.m. Sunday, according to a Department of Corrections news release. The coroner at the prison declared Dubose dead at 5:56 p.m.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
Just because the handgun permit requirement has gone a way doesn't mean July 1 will open the gates to a firearm free-for-all.
Newly-released footage of a mistaken identity arrest shows a young Black man repeatedly informing police they had the wrong suspect […] The post For first time, video shown of cops arresting Black man, 25, on warrant for 49-yr. old white man appeared first on TheGrio.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday made it harder for prosecutors to win convictions of doctors accused of running "pill mills" and excessively prescribing opioids and other addictive drugs by requiring the government to prove that defendants knew their prescriptions had no legitimate medical purpose. The 9-0 ruling, authored by liberal Justice Stephen Breyer, sided with Xiulu Ruan and Shakeel Kahn, who argued that their trials were unfair because jurors were not required to consider whether the two convicted doctors had "good faith" reasons to believe the numerous opioid prescriptions were medically valid.
- The State
Curtis Smith, longtime friend of Alex Murdaugh, is alleged to have helped the disgraced lawyer launder as much as $2 million in alleged fraud schemes.
- The Daily Beast
via Facebook/Rudy GiulianiFormer New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani doubled down Monday on his wildly overblown characterization that he was brutally assaulted by a Staten Island grocery store worker over the weekend, despite security footage showing the man only tapped his back.Speaking to about 200 people in a Facebook Live, Giuliani called the viral security footage “deceptive.” He claimed the pat packed so much vigor it nearly knocked him and a friend to the ground, but he was able to stay upright
- Lexington Herald-Leader
Haley Reed originally faced 30 charges. She was sentenced for two charges, including third-degree rape.
- WSB Cox articles
The girl told a doctor in 2019 that she had been being abused since 2015.
- The Coloradoan
A Loveland man says he was sober while driving home from Fort Collins when he was arrested for DUI. Blood tests were negative for drugs and alcohol.
- The News-Press
Savannah Symone Duncan, 24, was sentenced to two years in federal prison for passing or uttering counterfeit U.S. currency
- Star News
Seven months after 44-year-old Carolina Beach boater Joseph Johnson was reported missing, his boat was found on an island in the Mid-Atlantic.
- The Daily Beast
Artur Widak/NurPhoto via GettyA California man sexually assaulted a young girl while her mother sat nearby during an overnight flight from Los Angeles to Orlando, then groped a woman who came to the child’s aid, prosecutors say—but the 51-year-old suspect claims the Ambien made him do it.Brian Patrick Durning was arrested Friday by federal agents who met Delta Air Lines flight 2954 at Orlando International Airport after it landed at 7:32 a.m., according to a criminal complaint first obtained by
- National Review
Pro-abortion protesters reportedly assaulted four LAPD officers with projectiles, fireworks, and a makeshift flamethrower on Friday.
- NY Daily News
Ghislaine Maxwell remained on suicide watch Monday — on the eve of her sentencing for enabling Jeffrey Epstein’s sexual exploitation of children — as a Manhattan judge ruled multiple victims will address the incarcerated socialite in court. Maxwell, who has been held at Brooklyn’s Metropolitan Detention Center since the summer of 2020, was “abruptly removed from general population and returned ...
- Idaho Statesman
A Nampa police spokesperson told the Idaho Statesman the department is in contact with the suspect and the children’s parents.
- Rolling Stone
The former New York mayor is says he was "assaulted" after someone clapped him on the back while criticizing him