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  • #3844 - Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei: The European Races Are Barbaric Races

    06/08/2013 3:21:44 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 43 replies
    MEMRI ^ | 10/5/13
    http://www.memritv.org/clip/en/3844.htm
  • Illegal alien molests 5-year-old girl...asks for probation

    05/24/2012 8:02:32 AM PDT · by kevcol · 17 replies
    Examiner.com ^ | May 22, 2012 | Dave Gibson
    Last month, Jose Luis Hernandez-Dominguez, 47, was sentenced in a Maui courtroom to 10 years in prison for the repeated sexual assault of a 5-year-old girl. . . prosecuting attorney Robert Rivera explained: “He (Hernandez-Dominguez) told her, ‘If you tell your mom, the police will come and get you.’ And that caused this 5-year-old girl to remain silent and go through these sexual assaults that this man perpetrated on her week after week after week.” . .Through an interpreter, Hernandez-Dominguez told the court that though he did molest the girl and had been on Maui illegally for the last six...
  • Man arrested for attempting to kidnap, rape woman on Saratoga Springs street Tuesday morning

    05/22/2012 6:33:06 PM PDT · by moonshinner_09 · 6 replies
    The Troy Record ^ | May 22, 2012 | LUCIAN McCARTY
    SARATOGA SPRINGS — A man was arrested after allegedly trying to kidnap and rape a 67-year-old woman who was sitting in a car near Congress and South Franklin streets. Antonio Lopez-Bautista, 18, of South Federal Street, an illegal immigrant, was charged with second-degree attempted kidnapping, first-degree attempted rape and second-degree assault, all felonies, as well as criminal obstruction of breathing or blood-circulation, a misdemeanor. Police say Lopez-Bautista attacked a woman who was sitting in her car at about 3:42 a.m. Tuesday morning, waiting in her car for her husband to get off work. He pulled her from the car and...
  • Gang member sentenced for killing woman trying to stop taggers

    04/26/2012 3:05:01 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 10 replies
    go ^ | Thursday, April 26, 2012
    PICO RIVERA, Calif. (KABC) -- A gang member was sentenced on Wednesday to 50 years to life in prison for murdering a woman who was trying to stop taggers. In August 2007, 58-year-old Maria Hicks honked her horn and flashed her lights when she spotted a group spraying graffiti on a wall in Pico Rivera. That's when Angel Rojas, now 21, shot three to five rounds at Hicks. She was struck once in the head and died three days later.
  • Man, 35, charged with statutory rape after girl, 14, gives birth

    03/13/2012 4:09:54 PM PDT · by moonshinner_09 · 33 replies · 1+ views
    CharlotteObserver ^ | March 13, 2012 | Cleve R. Wootson Jr.
    A 35-year-old south Charlotte man has been charged with statutory rape after a 14-year-old girl gave birth to his child this weekend, according to police. Jail officials say Juan Martinez Hernandez, who is believed to be in the country illegally, has run afoul of police and immigration agents before, following a 2010 drunken driving arrest. It’s unclear what became of Hernandez between his release to immigration agents in 2010 and the rape charges on Sunday. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials couldn’t be reached for comment Monday. On Sunday, the 14-year-old gave birth to a baby in the bathroom of an...
  • 'Bout 2 kill ma kid': Chilling Facebook message left by father before he stabbed his toddler...

    05/04/2011 5:48:47 PM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 20 replies
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | 5th May 2011 | Richard Shears
    The Facebook message was brief and chilling - ‘Bout 2 kill ma kid’. It was posted by 24-year-old Australian Ramazan ‘Ramzy’ Acar before he plunged a huge Ninja-style knife into the body of his two-year-old daughter Yazmina. As the girl lay dying, Acar posted another message, directed at the child’s mother, Rachelle D’Argent: ‘It’s ova - I did it.' Then he posted another vengeful Facebook message to Miss D’Argent, from whom he was separated, reading: ‘Pay back, u slut.’ Sickening details of the murder of Yazmina were revealed in the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today as Acar - wearing an oversize...
  • Horror on family trip to SeaWorld as man 'rapes two-year-old girl - takes pictures of attack

    02/26/2011 1:26:37 PM PST · by Free ThinkerNY · 65 replies
    dailymail.co.uk ^ | Feb. 26, 2011 | Daily Mail Reporter
    A Florida man has been accused of raping a two-year-old girl on a family trip to SeaWorld and saving images of the attack on his mobile phone. Michael Gryzbowicz, of Cocoa Beach in Florida, was asked to watch the little girl while her mother and her mother's boyfriend went on a ride at the amusement park. The 26-year-old had accompanied the family, who have not been named to protect the toddler's privacy, on their day out. But when he was left alone with the little girl he allegedly attacked her. Four images found on his mobile phone are said to...
  • Anti-American Muslim cleric plans protest in favor of Sharia outside White House

    02/23/2011 4:18:38 AM PST · by Suvroc10 · 15 replies
    Examiner ^ | February 23, 2011 | Marc Schenker
    Anti-American Muslim cleric plans protest in favor of Sharia Law outside White House. A British, anti-American Muslim cleric who has openly called for Sharia Law to be imposed all across the globe is now setting his sights on the White House. Englishman Anjem Choudary first came to be noticed by Americans when he was involved in a fiery shootout with Sean Hannity some weeks ago, but now he’s back and looking to take his pro-Sharia Law message straight to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. In the near future, Choudary is planning to enter the US and hold a protest just outside of...
  • US judges consider fate of 13 year old

    01/26/2011 9:15:44 AM PST · by mgstarr · 44 replies
    Yahoo ^ | 1/26/11 | Eric Lidji
    US appeals judges Tuesday began considering whether a 13-year-old boy accused of murder could be tried as an adult -- and risk spending the rest of his life behind bars. The Pennsylvania Superior Court was considering a case that has attracted international scrutiny because of the possibility that Jordan Brown, who was just 11 at the time of his alleged crime, might be imprisoned as an adult and never be released. The three-judge panel queried lawyers about the decision by a lower court to bar Brown from being sent to a juvenile court. A key requirement of the juvenile court...
  • 13-year-old boy accused in bus assault

    11/10/2010 3:53:34 PM PST · by WOBBLY BOB · 7 replies
    KSTP ^ | ap
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A 13-year-old boy is accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student on Minneapolis school bus. Police say the boy assaulted a 12-year-old girl during a Monday afternoon bus route. Authorities say both students are from the Sheridan Global Arts and Communications School. KSTP-TV reports Sheridan Principal Al Pitt sent an e-mail to parents Tuesday which said the matter is under investigation by Minneapolis police. Pitt also said the school was committed to following the school district's discipline policy regarding the incident.
  • Guilty plea in Easter killing sends woman to prison for 18 years to life

    11/10/2010 4:31:52 AM PST · by 50mm · 20 replies
    Columbus Dispatch ^ | November 10, 2010 | John Futty
    Evelyn Burgess was in a jealous rage when she assaulted her teenage cousin for wearing what she considered an inappropriate outfit to Easter dinner. But she relaxed after chasing 19-year-old Danielle Pickens outside and fatally shooting her in the face as she cowered in a car parked in front of Burgess' North Side house. "(Burgess) calmly walked away and stated, 'I killed the bitch,' and placed the gun on the mantel above the fireplace," Assistant Prosecutor Laurie Arsenault said in Franklin County Common Pleas Court. The 42-year-old defendant pleaded guilty yesterday to one count of murder in the April 4...
  • Adruis Ovalles, 15, stabs and kills his mother's boyfriend Albert Hartzog for cutting off cable

    07/11/2010 7:42:55 AM PDT · by traumer · 64 replies · 1+ views
    He killed for cable. A Bronx teenager, enraged that his mother's live-in boyfriend turned off the cable in their apartment, plunged a kitchen knife into the man's chest, police and relatives said Saturday. Adruis Ovalles, 15, jabbed the blade into 26-year-old Albert (Matthew) Hartzog's chest three times, ignoring his mother's cries to stop. Blood splattered throughout the tiny but well-kept Walton Ave. apartment as the life seeped out of Hartzog on Friday. "The kid was mad he couldn't watch TV," said a tearful Amy Hartzog, the victim's aunt. "I talked to [Hartzog] just before he got stabbed," she said. "He...
  • 11-year-old Saline boy hospitalized following assault by group of students

    04/25/2010 3:11:38 PM PDT · by Darren McCarty · 40 replies · 1,824+ views
    AnnArbor.com ^ | 4-24-2010 | Art Aisner
    Saline police say an 11-year-old boy fell unconscious and went into convulsions after he was assaulted by a group of students on a school playground earlier this week. The victim, a 6th grade student at Heritage Elementary School, was taken to the University of Michigan Medical Center by ambulance after school officials learned he was suffering seizure-like symptoms late Tuesday morning. He was released later that evening. .... Bunten said the altercation started shortly after 11 a.m. during lunch hour at the school at 290 E. Woodland Dr. The victim was surrounded by the students on a field and was...
  • Lawyer: Punching-death defendant 'not evil'

    04/24/2010 10:15:15 AM PDT · by thecodont · 32 replies · 1,017+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle / sfgate.com ^ | Saturday, April 24, 2010 | Henry K. Lee, Chronicle Staff Writer
    (04-23) 18:50 PDT OAKLAND -- Prosecutors had no grounds to file murder charges in the fatal beating of a 59-year-old San Francisco man on a downtown Oakland street, an attorney for one of the defendants said Friday, describing his client as "not an evil person." "This is not a murder case. This is a case that, in our opinion, has been overcharged," Adanté Pointer, attorney for defendant Lavonte Drummer, 18, said after a brief hearing in an Oakland courtroom. Pointer said the case could be "something else," but did not elaborate on any potential defense. Drummer and Dominic Davis, 18,...
  • Teen Driver On Woman's Death: 'She Was Old'

    04/24/2010 12:38:23 PM PDT · by bad company · 133 replies · 4,199+ views
    http://wcbstv.com ^ | Apr 23, 2010 3:53 pm US/Eastern
    A teenager charged with crashing a van into a house, killing a woman gardening, told police she didn't feel so bad after learning the victim's age. According to court documents obtained by CBS Radio's 1010WINS, Kayla Gerdes was quoted in a written statement to police saying: "The thing that made me not feel so bad was she was old," she said. "I mean, 70 years is a long time to live." Then, on a completely separate note, she told police: "I want to see a newspaper or the news to see what I look like." Gerdes is facing vehicular manslaughter...
  • Mow-down LI teen has a sick way of looking at bright side of death [Do I look hot in my mugshot?]

    04/22/2010 6:00:04 AM PDT · by varyouga · 60 replies · 2,719+ views
    NY post ^ | 4/21/2010 | KIERAN CROWLEY, LORENA MONGELLI and SELIM ALGAR
    She mowed down a helpless, elderly woman while driving a van high on drugs, but a twisted Long Island teen still claimed to see a bright side to the horrific crash. "The thing that made me not feel so bad was, she was old," hellcat Kayla Gerdes, 18, told investigators after she was busted for killing 69-year-old Rebecca Twine Wright as the retired doctor trimmed her lawn Tuesday, a source told The Post. Gerdes, of Freeport, claimed to once be a model. And she was so self-absorbed in the hours after the wreck that she told cops interviewing her she...
  • Conan the barbarian, waht is best in life

    01/16/2010 11:00:46 PM PST · by truemiester · 32 replies · 1,882+ views
    Conan describes what is best in life? To crush you enemies, to see them driven before you and to hear the lamendation of their widows.
  • Obama battles Red Sarah in comic clash

    07/16/2009 8:39:48 PM PDT · by Capt. Canuck · 49 replies · 1,961+ views
    guardian.co.uk ^ | Wednesday 8 April 2009 | Alison Flood
    ....The series, which is set to launch in June from Chicago-based Devil's Due Publishing, kicks off with Barack the Barbarian: Quest for the Treasure of Stimuli. Hugely muscled, wearing a fur loincloth and grasping a bloody battle axe in his manly hands, Barack the Barbarian is a "mighty hero"...A particular foe will be Red Sarah, a comic book version of Sarah Palin who is pictured in a wolf fur cape, a fur bikini, and little else apart from her trademark spectacles...
  • He's the daddy - to 21 children

    05/28/2009 5:40:19 PM PDT · by Robwin · 54 replies · 2,010+ views
    The Sun ^ | May 28, 2009 | Leon Watson
    Desmond Hatchett's children have 11 different mums and their ages range from a newborn to 11-years-old. The prolific father even boasted of fathering four tots by different women in the same year His giant brood came to light after authorities in Tennessee took Hatchett to court for non payment of child support. [snip] Hatchett, who earns minimum wage, told reporters he knows the names and ages of all his children. [snip] Hatchett's lawyer Keith Pope said: "The children can't all be supported by Desmond, so the state of Tennessee has had to step in."
  • Teen charged in 'cold-blooded assassination of a middle-school student'

    05/22/2009 11:18:11 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 53 replies · 2,337+ views
    The Boston Globe ^ | Maria Cramer
    The 18-year-old accused of gunning down a middle school student at a bus stop earlier this month allegedly shot him twice and then continued on his way to high school, police and prosecutors said today at a press conference announcing his arrest. "This was a cold-blooded assassination of a middle school student," said Assistant District Attorney Joshua Wall at the press conference at Boston police headquarters. Xzeniyeju Chukwuezi is accused of walking up to Soheil Turner, 15, as he waited for a bus on Dudley Street at 7:20 a.m. on May 7 and firing two bullets into his head. Boston...
  • Father of Gang-Tattooed Child Arrested (Held Down Own 7-Year-Old for Gang Tattoo)

    05/14/2009 4:51:09 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 23 replies · 1,624+ views
    NBC11 ^ | Thu, May 14, 2009 | Jessica Greene
    The law finally caught up with an alleged gang member who police say held down his 7-year-old son while a fellow gang-banger tattooed the boy's belly with the group's insignia. Police say 26-year-old Enrique Gonzales held down his 7-year-old son while another gang member tattoed the group's insignia on his belly. Fresno cops arrested Enrique Gonzalez, 26, at hotel in the Sierra foothills and booked him for investigation of mayhem, child abuse, false imprisonment, battery, participating in a criminal street gang and committing a crime for the benefit of a gang, Police Chief Jerry Dyer said. Gonzales, a member of...
  • Cop-killer suspected of raping 12-year-old

    03/25/2009 5:34:22 PM PDT · by GSP.FAN · 28 replies · 918+ views
    SFgate ^ | Wednesday, March 25, 2009 | Jaxon Van Deberkern
    (03-24) 15:57 PDT OAKLAND -- Lovelle Mixon was linked by DNA to the February rape of a 12-year-old girl who was dragged off the street at gunpoint in the East Oakland neighborhood where Mixon's sister lived, police said Tuesday.
  • Oakland shooter unable to escape cycle of violence

    03/25/2009 5:37:44 AM PDT · by SonnyBubba · 76 replies · 2,625+ views
    AP, via google ^ | Juliana Barbassa, with Jason Dearen and Terry Collins
    Oakland shooter unable to escape cycle of violence By JULIANA BARBASSA – 2 hours ago OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Lovelle Mixon died at 26, hiding in an apartment, shot by police during a gun fight that left four officers dead and stunned a city already plagued by violence. Court records show a lifetime of wrong turns spent largely behind bars. Family members, angry and upset after their loss, describe Mixon as an deeply frustrated young man who likely snapped under the weight of opportunities missed or denied.
  • Affidavit details survivors’ horrific accounts (accused "had fun")

    07/19/2008 9:46:44 AM PDT · by Born Conservative · 28 replies · 373+ views
    Citizens Voice (Wilkes-Barre PA) ^ | 7/19/08 | STACEY SOLIE
    Cynthia Collier met police at the door, her hands cuffed behind her back. Inside 1604 S. Irving Ave., Scranton police would discover a fresh horror around almost every corner: bludgeoned bodies, bound hostages. And in a crib upstairs, a toddler unharmed. A criminal affidavit accuses Randal Rushing, 25, of killing three people early Thursday in the house where he rented a basement room. He left four other family members traumatized but alive. The document also reveals the cruel and horrifying chronology of events, as well as a successful investigation by police, resulting in the suspect’s capture less than 12 hours...
  • Baby cut from Pasco victim's womb

    07/01/2008 12:42:36 PM PDT · by pissant · 38 replies · 408+ views
    TriCity Herald ^ | 7/1/08 | Paula Horton
    A 23-year-old Kennewick woman is accused of stabbing to death a pregnant Pasco woman and then cutting her unborn child out of her womb and trying to pass the baby off as her own. Blue mechanic's gloves soaked in blood, a box cutter, bloody paper towels, a baby bottle and mucus bulb are among items suspected of being used to kill Araceli Camacho Gomez and steal her nearly full-term baby. Details of the gruesome slaying were revealed Monday afternoon when Phiengchai Sisouvanh Synhavong made a preliminary appearance in Benton County Superior Court. She was ordered held without bail in the...
  • Teen gets prison for beating MAX rider

    06/13/2008 12:40:58 PM PDT · by AuntB · 31 replies · 84+ views
    Oregonian/LarsLarson ^ | June 13, 2008 | AIMEE GREEN
    When the teenagers pushed past Laurie Lee Chilcote to get off the MAX train at the Gresham Central station on Nov. 3, he told them they shouldn't be shoving an old man. Fifteen-year-old Abel Chavez-Garcia responded by taunting the 71-year-old Chilcote and then bludgeoning him over the head with a baseball bat. On Thursday, Chavez-Garcia was sentenced to 91/2 years in prison after telling Multnomah County Circuit Judge Eric Bergstrom that he felt bad about what happened that night. "Nothing I can do about it anymore," said Chavez-Garcia, now 16. "I regret what I did." Chilcote wasn't in court to...
  • Man held gun to baby as he raped her mother, Orange Sheriff's Office says

    04/12/2008 5:28:45 AM PDT · by Brilliant · 33 replies · 485+ views
    OrlandoSentinel.com ^ | April 11, 2008 | Bianca Prieto
    The choice was clear: Either she comply or he would shoot her baby girl. Her attacker already had pulled a gun and forced her back into her car in the ...Wal-Mart parking lot. He reclined the front passenger seat and ordered her to lie facedown. He then raped her while she looked at her child in the car seat behind her. All the while, the victim said, he pressed a .25-caliber pistol against the 15-month-old toddler. ...he told her to sit in the driver's seat and dump the contents of her purse. He robbed her and ordered her to get...
  • Spate of Executions and Amputations in Iran

    01/10/2008 9:47:54 AM PST · by america4vr · 19 replies · 370+ views
    New York Times ^ | January 11, 2007 | Nazila Fahti
    TEHRAN — Iran hanged seven men convicted of murder and drug smuggling in different cities, newspapers reported Thursday, bringing the number of publicly disclosed executions in the first two weeks of this year to 23. The daily Iran reported that two men, identified only by their first names as Mojtaba and Mohammad-Hossein, were hanged for murder Wednesday in the southern city of Jahorm. Three others, convicted of drug trafficking were hanged in eastern city of Birjand on Wedneasday, the daily Jomhouri Islami reported. The daily added that two others convicted of murder were hanged in the northern city of Tonekabon...
  • Higher power provides for safe return of stolen Nativity Jesus

    12/28/2007 7:27:25 AM PST · by NYer · 27 replies · 230+ views
    Palm Beach Post ^ | December 28, 2007 | ROCHELLE E.B. GILKEN
    WELLINGTON — In this village, Jesus has returned with the help of modern-day technology.Last year, the baby Jesus figure disappeared twice from the Nativity scene in front of the Wellington Community Center, never to be seen again. This year, the new blond, blue-eyed statue was outfitted with a GPS tracking device that monitored its every movement.The evening after Jesus' birth, the baby moved.At 6:45 a.m. Thursday, a village employee noticed that the statue was missing. Building maintenance supervisor Gus Arnold logged on to the monitoring system and saw that it was taken from the manger at 10 p.m. Wednesday.Arnold homed...
  • Pipho Stabbing Suspect in Custody; $1M Bail Set

    11/28/2007 9:46:34 PM PST · by originalbuckeye · 4 replies · 631+ views
    The Signal ^ | November 28, 2007 | Jim Holt
    Murder suspect Michael Dean Stephens, 18, of Stevenson Ranch, is now in the custody of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, according to Lt. Brenda Cambra of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station. "My wife [Cindy] received a call about 45 minutes ago from one of the Sheriff's detectives who was here yesterday that [Stephens] was in now custody," confirmed Dennis Pipho, father of the 20-year-old murder victim, Joshua Pipho, speaking with The Signal at 4:10 p.m. today. According to the Sheriff's Department information center, Stephens turned himself in at 2:45 p.m. and was booked at the Lennox Station at...
  • Teen Hires Hitman to Kill Parents After Being Grounded From PlayStation, Television

    11/06/2007 5:52:40 AM PST · by Sopater · 145 replies · 175+ views
    Fox News ^ | Tuesday, November 06, 2007 | Tom Baldwin
    WASHINGTON — Like many middle-class, suburban American parents, Shannan and Joey Troiano worried about their son’s behaviour and his bad grades at high school. And like many wayward teenagers, Cory Ryder was grounded for weeks at a time, had a PlayStation confiscated and was banned from watching TV. Less typically, this 16-year-old was plotting to murder his parents by hiring a hitman, while his mother was organising a sting operation involving a police officer posing as a contract killer. Cory’s trial is scheduled to begin today at the circuit court in St Mary’s County, Maryland. His mother is expected to...
  • Jury: Lisa Montgomery should be executed

    10/26/2007 11:47:50 AM PDT · by Huntress · 93 replies · 230+ views
    Kansas City Star ^ | 10/26/07 | John Shultz
    Jurors unanimously agreed today that Lisa Montgomery be put to death for killing Bobbie Jo Stinnett and stealing her unborn daughter nearly three years ago. The federal jury deliberated about five hours. If jurors had not reached a unanimous decision in favor of the death penalty, Montgomery would have received life in prison without the possibility of parole. Before the decision was announced, the judge ordered spectators to control their emotions or leave the courtroom.
  • Man urinated on dying woman

    09/19/2007 7:55:00 AM PDT · by UKrepublican · 160 replies · 386+ views
    Man urinated on dying woman By ONLINE REPORTER September 19, 2007 A MAN who urinated on a stricken disabled woman as she lay dying in a street is facing jail after admitting outraging public decency. Anthony Anderson admitted the single charge when he appeared before magistrates today. After hearing how his actions robbed the 50-year-old woman of “any dignity”, magistrates agreed that their maximum sentencing powers of six months in prison were insufficient and transferred the case to Crown Court. They heard how Anderson, 27, shouted “this is YouTube material” as he urinated on and later smothered shaving foam over...
  • Classy: MRS. A-ROD IS A BRONX F-BOMBER

    07/02/2007 11:10:09 AM PDT · by llevrok · 28 replies · 1,057+ views
    NY Post ^ | 7/2/07 | dan mangan
    <p>Yankee superstar Alex Rodriguez's long-suffering wife, Cynthia, may have finally flipped her pretty lid yesterday when she went to a game in The Bronx wearing a tight-fitting, white tank top bearing a foul message on the back: "F- - - you."</p>
  • New Zealand Judge Blocks Name for Baby

    06/24/2007 2:48:12 PM PDT · by sodpoodle · 8 replies · 464+ views
    ABC News ^ | 6/24/2007 | ABC News
    In some countries, names are illegal -- like Adolf Hitler and Osama Bin Laden in Germany. And French parents must choose from an approved list. The laws are designed to prevent teasing. In America, almost anything goes.
  • Rudeness mars peace message [antiwar protestor DEFECATES on burning US flag]

    03/23/2007 5:56:59 PM PDT · by TFFKAMM · 95 replies · 2,765+ views
    Portland Tribune ^ | 3/23/07 | Portland Tribune Editorial
    If the cause of peace is worth supporting ? and we believe it is ? then peace protesters must demonstrate the values they promote. The vast majority of the estimated 15,000 protesters who took part in a peace march Sunday in downtown Portland did just that. They were well-behaved, well-intentioned and serious about their cause. But then there was a smaller group of demonstrators ? if they can even be called that ? who engaged in numerous actions that violated the sensibilities of ordinary people and damaged the very cause the activists claimed to endorse. This splinter group of protesters...
  • Grandmother, 75, Fights Off Attacker

    02/02/2007 6:49:44 PM PST · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 10 replies · 597+ views
    WRAL TV News website ^ | 2/1/2007 | WRAL TV News Website - reporter unnamed
    Coats — A Harnett County man is charged with brutally beating and trying to rape a 75-year grandmother. John Martin Meeks, 30, of Coats, was arrested Wednesday and charged with attempted rape, burglary and assault. .....
  • Cops: NC Man Chopped off Daughter's Head

    01/14/2007 9:00:38 AM PST · by workerbee · 171 replies · 6,458+ views
    Fox ^ | 1/13/07 | AP
    RALEIGH, N.C. — A man suspected of decapitating his 4-year-old daughter and leaving the body for her mother to find in their suburban home was arrested in Washington, D.C., early Saturday, authorities said. Investigators have not found any history of domestic or mental health problems at the home, and still have no leads as to a possible motive in the killing, said Clayton police Lt. Jon Gerrell. Amber Violette told police Friday evening she had found her daughter, Katlin, with her head severed from her body, police said. An "edged weapon" believe to have been used in the killing was...
  • Prosecutor: Undercover cop begged for his life

    12/19/2006 10:13:58 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 111 replies · 4,486+ views
    CNN.com ^ | 12/19/06
    Prosecutor: Undercover cop begged for his life NEW YORK (AP) -- An undercover detective, after seeing his partner executed, begged for mercy before being killed himself in a weapons-buying sting gone awry, a prosecutor said Monday in closing arguments at the alleged gunman's death penalty trial. "Pleading for his life, begging to live, knowing he would never see his family again, knowing that this was the end -- that, ladies and gentlemen, is how James Nemorin spent his last moments on this earth," prosecutor Morris Fodeman told jurors in federal court in Brooklyn. Ronell Wilson, 24, is charged with killing...
  • Mom accused of using infant to strike boyfriend

    10/09/2006 6:19:13 AM PDT · by yankeedame · 60 replies · 1,678+ views
    Post Gazette.com ^ | October 9, 2006
    <p>A woman used her 4-week-old baby as a weapon in a domestic dispute, swinging the infant through the air and striking her boyfriend with the child, authorities said.</p> <p>The baby was critically injured in the attack early Sunday, said District Attorney Bradley Foulk.</p>
  • Young Gang Rape Started With A Crush, Police Say

    09/08/2006 10:35:37 AM PDT · by Froufrou · 77 replies · 2,471+ views
    Fox News ^ | 09/08/06 | Unknown
    It began with a crush, police said, and turned into one of the most shocking crimes in Milwaukee's long, violent summer: an 11-year-old girl was sexually assaulted by as many as 20 boys while a 16-year-old girl she was romantically interested in watched and coached her. The 16-year-old and a 15-year-old boy have been charged in juvenile court in the alleged attack, which authorities said took place Monday in a house on the city's north side. The teenage girl's 40-year-old uncle might also be charged, authorities said. The youth's names were not released because of their ages. Investigators are still...
  • 'I DON'T WANT YOU ANYMORE' (mom abandons and literally pushes away tot on NYC street)

    09/07/2006 11:51:23 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 174 replies · 4,333+ views
    NY Post ^ | September 7, 2006 | LORENA MONGELLI and ERIKA MARTINEZ
    A terrified 3-year-old girl was left stranded in the lobby of a Chinatown building after her mother angrily told her, "Go away! I don't want you anymore!" police and witnesses said yesterday. Little Angelina Chen was seen running after her mother, weeping and desperately calling, "Mommy! Mommy!" as her mother walked off, witnesses told The Post. Police arrested the woman, Jin Lin, 32, of Queens, hours after witnesses said she left the child in an office building near the corner of Market and Division streets. She was charged with abandonment of a child and endangering the welfare of child. But...
  • Mother wins ban on violent porn [UK bans possession of violent pornography]

    08/30/2006 1:23:23 PM PDT · by John Jorsett · 38 replies · 3,681+ views
    BBC ^ | August 30, 2006
    A mother whose daughter died at the hands of a man obsessed with violent internet porn has won her fight for a ban on possessing such images. The government has announced plans to make the possession of violent porn punishable by three years in jail. It follows a campaign by Berkshire woman Liz Longhurst whose daughter Jane, a Brighton schoolteacher, was allegedly strangled by Graham Coutts. Mrs Longhurst's campaign was backed by MPs and a 50,000-signature petition. Hidden bodyIn November last year the petition won cross-party support when it was presented to the House of Commons and was backed publicly...
  • Chavez: Venezuela's U.N. bid thriving (for Security Council seat)

    08/27/2006 12:28:51 AM PDT · by jdm · 4 replies · 514+ views
    CARACAS, Venezuela --Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said his country is gaining broad support in its bid for a U.N. Security Council seat, even as the United States tries to persuade governments to vote against Venezuela. Speaking by phone from China on Sunday, Chavez told Venezuelan state television that his government is scoring "big victories" in its effort to obtain a rotating seat on the Security Council. He noted that Chinese President Hu Jintao endorsed Venezuela's campaign on Thursday, and said other countries in areas from the Caribbean to Africa have also pledged their backing. "I am sure that support is...
  • Homecoming king admits to rape, robbery

    08/26/2006 12:36:07 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 69 replies · 2,307+ views
    Newsday ^ | ALFONSO A. CASTILLO
    Bay Shore High School's Class of 2006 homecoming king admitted in a Suffolk courtroom Friday to taking part in what prosecutors called one of the more horrifying crimes in recent history -- the beating, rape and robbery at gunpoint of a young couple on their first date. Recalling talking with his co-defendants after driving away from the brutal crime, Douglas Payton, 18, said, "We started to laugh about it." Payton pleaded guilty Friday to first-degree rape, first-degree sodomy and first-degree robbery for the Dec. 3 attack in Bay Shore. Newsday is not naming the couple because they were victims of...
  • Minister, Wife Charged In Child Porn Case

    08/12/2006 4:21:59 PM PDT · by SubGeniusX · 53 replies · 2,037+ views
    NewsNet5.com ^ | 8/10/06 | AP
    NEWARK, Ohio -- An Ohio pastor and his wife have been charged with possessing almost a dozen tapes of graphic child pornography. David Waser Sr., 52, and his 54-year-old wife, Judy, have lived in Newark for five years, while he serves as the minister at the Second Church of Christ next door. They have now been arrested and accused of receiving and possessing child pornography. Police said that in June, David Waser Sr. paid $130 for 11 hard-core child pornography videos on the Internet. Some involved children as young as 4 years old.
  • Police: Teen given to older man for sex

    08/12/2006 12:08:06 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 69 replies · 2,785+ views
    MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. -- A woman who feared she would lose her boyfriend while she recuperated from surgery arranged for her 15-year-old daughter to have sex with him, authorities said. Police said the three signed an agreement specifying the sexual services the girl would perform and the compensation she would receive, including clothing and body piercings. The 37-year-old man and the girl had sex about 20 times over two months, police said. "It's incredible that any parent would be involved in such a blatant case of abuse against her own daughter," prosecutor Tony Tague told The Muskegon Chronicle for a...
  • RACIST FIEND IS GUILTY IN MALL SLAYING (TARGETED WHITE LADY)

    07/12/2006 4:39:15 PM PDT · by Jameison · 30 replies · 1,055+ views
    New York Post ^ | 7/12/2006 | JIM FITZGERALD,
    A black man who confessed to fatally knifing a White Plains woman because she was white was convicted yesterday of murder as a hate crime. A Westchester jury took just 4 1/2 - including 45 minutes spent re-watching his videotaped confession - to find Phillip Grant guilty of murder and possession of a weapon. "As long as she had blond hair and blue eyes, she had to die," Grant said on the video. Grant, 44, had admitted killing Concetta Russo-Carriero, 56, in the parking garage of the Galleria shopping mall, a block from the courthouse in downtown White Plains. He...
  • Teen murderer gets 26-plus years for killing playmate

    07/11/2006 9:54:25 AM PDT · by XR7 · 21 replies · 1,079+ views
    The Seattle Times ^ | 7/11/06 | SHANNON DININNY
    EPHRATA — A 15-year-old boy was sentenced Monday to more than 26 years in prison for beating and stabbing a playmate to death three years ago, closing one of the most brutal murders ever committed by a juvenile in Washington state. Evan Savoie, of Ephrata, showed no emotion when Grant County Superior Court Judge Ken Jorgensen imposed the maximum sentence. He smiled slightly as he was led away in handcuffs. Savoie was 12 years old when he and a friend were charged with first-degree murder in the Feb. 15, 2003, death of Craig Sorger, a developmentally disabled boy who had...
  • Chávez threatens to declare US ambassador persona non grata

    04/10/2006 12:34:31 PM PDT · by Kitten Festival · 16 replies · 743+ views
    El Universal (Venezuela) ^ | April 9, 2006 | Gustavo Mendez
    President Hugo Chávez warned he could declare the United States ambassador William Brownfield persona non grata and thus expel him from Venezuela if the diplomat continued to walk around Venezuela "as if he owned the country." Chávez' remarks came Sunday during his 252nd weekly radio and TV ¡Aló, Presidente! (Hello, President!), from north central Carabobo state. The Venezuelan ruler mentioned an incident involving Brownfield last April 7th. The US diplomat was visiting a baseball field in Coche, southwest Caracas, to make a donation of sports goods, but pro-government activists insulted him and threw objects at him. Chávez urged Brownfield to...