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  • Gunman sought after 1 killed, 2 wounded in Ill., Ind.

    10/05/2010 5:18:08 PM PDT · by Red_Devil 232 · 47 replies
    Chicago Breaking News ^ | 10-05-2010 | Red_Devil 232
    A heavy set man driving a Chevy Cheyenne pickup has killed one man and wounded two others in Ill. and Ind. He is approaching people at random and asking them about honey bees and then shoots them.
  • Connecticut massacre killer faces execution

    10/05/2010 1:16:14 PM PDT · by Niuhuru · 20 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 5th October 2010 | David Gardner
    A crack addict was found guilty today of carrying out a nightmare home invasion that lead to the brutal deaths of a mother and her two young daughters. Steven Hayes was convicted of six capital crimes, all of which are punishable by death. The 47-year-old career criminal was found guilty of 16 of 17 charges, including the murder of Jennifer Hawke-Petit and her daughters Hayley, seventeen, and Michaela, eleven.
  • Killer Shrimp assault British shrimp, threaten Ecosystem

    09/14/2010 2:28:32 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 20 replies
    Christian Science Monitor ^ | September 14, 2010 | Casey Bayer
    Killer shrimp are invading UK waters and raising concern among scientists. Killer shrimp may threaten the balance of life in fresh-water ecosystems.On Sept. 9, Britain's Environment Agency issued an alert that "killer shrimp" were spotted in a fresh-water reservoir in Cambridgeshire, England. Before you have a 28 Days Later moment, take a deep breath. These tiny crustaceans, the Dikerogammarus villosus shrimp, which can grow up to 3 centimeters (about 1 inch) in length, pose no direct danger to humans. But the killer shrimp is bigger than local species – and more aggressive. The "killer shrimp" eats other shrimp and small...
  • Van der Sloot Admits to Natalee Holloway Extortion Scheme, Says Report

    09/06/2010 8:53:22 AM PDT · by barmag25 · 22 replies ^ | September 6, 2010 | Kevin Hayes
    AMSTERDAM (CBS/AP) Joran van der Sloot has reportedly acknowledged extorting money from Natalee Holloway's parents and claims he did it to get back at them. The Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf quotes the Dutchman as confessing to taking money from the family of the American in return for revealing the location of Holloway's body in an interview published today. He was indicted in the U.S. in June for extortion after being caught in an FBI sting. Tthe place he indicated as her burial site turned out to be bogus.
  • 'Grim Sleeper' (California serial killer) Suspect Collected $300K in Pension Payments, Report

    08/23/2010 5:35:32 PM PDT · by Libloather · 7 replies
    KTLA ^ | 8/20/10
    'Grim Sleeper' Suspect Collected $300K in Pension Payments, ReportLonnie Franklin Jr. is suspected of killing 10 women and one man over a 22 year period. KTLA News 11:37 AM PDT, August 20, 2010 LOS ANGELES -- The man accused of being the notorious " Grim Sleeper" serial killer has reportedly collected $300,000 in pension payments, and will continue to collect them until he dies. City documents obtained by L.A. Weekly show that Lonnie Franklin Jr., 57, has been collecting monthly disability pension checks from the L.A. pension system for 19 years after being injured while working as a garbage collector....
  • 'Craigslist Killer' Philip Markoff Died Amid His Fiancee's Photos

    08/17/2010 3:57:31 PM PDT · by WOBBLY BOB · 13 replies · 3+ views
    abc news ^ | MICHELE McPHEE
    Craigslist Killer" Phillip Markoff created a ghoulish shrine to his former fiancee before he died, spreading out photos of her on the small table in his cell and scrawling her name in his own blood over his cell door where guards would not easily see it, ABC News has learned.
  • Teen's suspected killer beaten in jail

    08/16/2010 1:33:13 PM PDT · by Nachum · 9 replies
    Houston Chronicle ^ | 8/16/10 | Paige Hewitt
    A Harris County jail inmate awaiting trial on a murder charge allegedly beat a young illegal immigrant accused of robbing and fatally shooting a 14-year-old girl in the back as she was walking home on Aug. 6. Melvin Alvarado, 22, one of two men charged with capital murder in the death of Shatavia Anderson, was beaten Thursday evening, sustaining serious enough injuries to be hospitalized and receive stitches, said Alan Bernstein, of the Harris County Sheriff's Office. Accused in Alvarado's beating is Robert Williams, 38, Bernstein said.
  • Serial Killer Who Targeted US Blacks is Palestinian Arab Illegal Alien, Police Hid “Mid-East” Desc

    08/13/2010 9:24:21 AM PDT · by JOAT · 37 replies
    Debbie ^ | 8/13/2010 | Debbie Schlussel
    Serial Killer Who Targeted US Blacks is Palestinian Arab Illegal Alien, Police Hid “Mid-Eastern” DescriptionFor several weeks, police have been quietly searching for a serial killer who stabbed poor Black victims in Flint, Michigan, then fled to Leesburg, Virginia, where his sister lives. Many family members of the victims were angry that the police did not disclose the White identity of the murderer, saying it was racist. But, now, it’s very clear why they hid his identity and true visual description: Elias Abuelazam is a Palestinian Arab illegal alien who was here on an expired passport.
  • Serial Killer Who Targeted US Blacks is Palestinian Arab Illegal Alien

    08/12/2010 12:59:30 PM PDT · by navysealdad · 128 replies · 3+ views
    Debbie Schlussel ^ | Debbie Schlussel
    Police Hid “Mid-Eastern” Description. For several weeks, police have been quietly searching for a serial killer who stabbed poor Black victims in Flint, Michigan, then fled to Leesburg, Virginia, where his sister lives. Many family members of the victims were angry that the police did not disclose the White identity of the murderer, saying it was racist. But, now, it’s very clear why they hid his identity and true visual description: Elias Abuelazam is a Palestinian Arab illegal alien who was here on an expired passport.
  • Serial Stabber Suspect Named, Nabbed in Airport Trying to Flee to Israel

    08/12/2010 11:19:25 AM PDT · by OldDeckHand · 33 replies ^ | 08/12/2010 | LEE FERRAN, COURTNEY CHAPMAN and JOHN WETENHALL
    Feds: Elias Abuelazam Arrested in Connection to 20 Vicious Stabbing Attacks. Michigan resident Elias Abuelazam was identified today as the suspect in a series 20 vicious stabbings that included five deaths in three states, federal officials told ABC News. Abuelazam, 33, was apprehended Wednesday night at Atlanta Hartsfield International Airport as he was about to board a plane for Israel, officials said. He was tracked to the airport after investigators dashed to track down a new lead that originated in Michigan. Abuelazam has not been charged in the attacks and was taken into custody on unrelated charges, investigators said.
  • Suspected Israeli serial killer arrested in U.S.

    08/12/2010 9:12:58 AM PDT · by Nachum · 47 replies
    haaretz ^ | 8/12/10 | Yossi Melman and The Associated Press
    An Israeli man, Abed al-Azzam, 34, suspected in a series of stabbings in Virginia and Michigan was arrested at the Atlanta airport as he tried to board a plane bound for Israel. A spokesman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection said the agency's officers arrested the man at about 10 p.m. Wednesday night at Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, as he attempted to board a Delta flight for Tel Aviv. The suspect was handed over to the FBI and Atlanta police.
  • Michigan Arrest in Serial Stabbings Case

    08/12/2010 4:32:12 AM PDT · by Doogle · 26 replies
    CBS/AP ^ | 08/12/10 | CBS/AP
    (CBS/AP) Police and FBI agents have arrested a suspect in the serial murder investigation which spanned three states and has left five people dead, police confirmed Thursday morning. A statement from police in Leesburg, Virginia released a statement saying a tip had turned into a "strong investigative lead" on Wednesday and that an "individual who has ties to both the Flint, Michigan and Leesburg, Virginia areas" was taken into custody on unrelated charges. Investigators from the Michigan Task Force, Leesburg and the FBI worked this lead through the night. A person of interest was taken into custody. He is currently...
  • Father: Accused soldier killer "can't get fair trial in Little Rock" (Muhammad was brainwashed)

    08/02/2010 4:52:46 PM PDT · by Libloather · 13 replies · 9+ views
    Fox 16 ^ | 8/02/10 | David Goins
    Father: Accused soldier killer "can't get fair trial in Little Rock"Reported by: David Goins Last Update: 3:58 pm The father of a man accused of killing a Conway soldier says he's unhappy with his defense. Melvin Bledsoe said he also thinks Muslim extremists brainwashed his son, Abdulhakim Muhammad. And that his son can’t get a fair trial in Little Rock. At the very least he says he wants the case moved out of county court and into federal court. It's a familiar refrain that the FBI and other federal agencies, knew his son was capable of murder and did nothing...
  • Julian Assange: Wikileaks founder fears he could be arrested

    08/02/2010 12:06:22 PM PDT · by atomic conspiracy · 52 replies · 2+ views
    The Telegraph ^ | 8-2-10 | Amy Willis
    The 39 year-old told journalists at the Frontline Club last night that US government insiders had informed him about discussions to charge him as a co-conspirator to espionage. The discussions were later dropped. Mr Assange says despite this he still fears he is at risk of being forcefully detained by the US government as a material witness in the prosecution of US intelligence analyst Bradley Manning. Mr Manning, 22, was arrested in Baghdad in May and charged earlier this month with multiple counts of mishandling and leaking classified data, after a computer hacker turned him in. In the United States...
  • New Chinese anti-ship missile may complicate relations with U.S.

    07/19/2010 3:22:44 PM PDT · by Flavius · 11 replies
    stripes ^ | July 19, 2010 | By Erik Slavin
    YOKOSUKA NAVAL BASE, Japan — The official photos from a major Asian security forum in Hanoi this week will likely show Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi dutifully smiling and shaking hands. But behind the scenes of the meeting, an ominous new Chinese weapons system that the Pentagon worries could alter the balance of power in the Pacific is further complicating the tense Sino-American military dialogue.
  • Killer Fugitive: 'I'm at war with the police and I won't stop until I'm dead'

    07/06/2010 5:52:09 AM PDT · by thisisthetime · 12 replies · 3+ views
    Killer gunman Raoul Moat has made an extraordinary declaration of war on police. In a ranting 49-page letter to the force, he vowed to keep killing officers until his own life was over. He added: 'I am a killer and a maniac but I ain't no coward.' After his release from jail last week, 37-year-old Moat shot his ex-partner Samantha Stobbart and fatally wounded her new boyfriend Chris Brown. He then went on to blast PC David Rathband, who was on traffic patrol in Newcastle upon Tyne. The officer survived with horrific injuries. The letter to police, apparently hand delivered...
  • Cop Killer Arrested

    07/03/2010 3:42:25 AM PDT · by scottfactor · 12 replies
    St. Petersburg Times ^ | 07/03/2010 | Times Staff
    TAMPA — The largest manhunt in city history ended peacefully Friday night when the man suspected of fatally shooting two Tampa police officers surrendered. Dontae Rashawn Morris, 24, turned himself in about 10:15 p.m. to face charges that he killed police officers David Curtis and Jeffrey Kocab early Tuesday. "I can't tell you how relieved the men and women of the Tampa Police Department are," police Chief Jane Castor said at 11:05 p.m. "Thank God he's behind bars right now."
  • I Don’t Want To Hear About It – Not Now.

    07/01/2010 8:16:56 AM PDT · by BigChiefLtd · 1 replies
    Grand Rants ^ | July 1, 2010 | Gerry Ashley
    In a perfect world, we could all look forward to the long week-end that lies before us, and enjoy the fine flavor of ribs, steaks, burgers and hot dogs on a grill as we kick back to celebrate the 4th of July. Like most people across America , 31 year-old Tampa Police Officer Dave Curtis looked forward to the holiday with his wife, Kelly, and their 4 sons, Austin, 9, Sean, 6, Tyler, 5, and Hunter, 8 months. His co-worker, Jeffrey A. Kocab (also 31) was looking forward to an additional celebration this week-end: His wife Sara, 9 months pregnant,...
  • Police: Dutchman confesses to killing Lima woman [van der Sloot]

    06/08/2010 6:18:34 AM PDT · by Young Werther · 34 replies · 74+ views
    Associated Press ^ | June 7, 2009 | FRANKLIN BRICENO
    Dutchman Joran van der Sloot, long the prime suspect in the 2005 disappearance of a U.S. teen in Aruba, has confessed to killing a young Peruvian woman in his Lima hotel room, a police spokesman said. Peru's chief police spokesman, Col. Abel Gamarra, told The Associated Press that Van der Sloot admitted under police questioning Monday that he killed 21-year-old Stephany Flores on May 30.
  • Once again, violence in Phoenix involving criminal illegals

    05/08/2010 7:46:08 PM PDT · by StevePhoenix · 44 replies · 1,717+ views ^ | May 08, 2010 |
    Once again a violent crime - the murder of another Hispanic male in Phoenix -- and once again, another illegal alien attempts to kills Phoenix cops.
  • See No Qur’an, Hear No Qur’an-What the AP won't tell you about the Chicago mass murder

    04/16/2010 5:11:41 AM PDT · by SJackson · 21 replies · 1,175+ views
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | 4-16-10 | Robert Spencer
    What the Associated Press won't tell you about why the Chicago mass murder said he started to kill.... What’s that? The “gunman” was a Muslim? He said something about the Qur’an? Surely not! None of that is in the AP story, which is an object lesson in journalistic bias and obfuscation: “Source: Chicago gunman heard voices to kill family,” by Don Babwin for Associated Press, April 14 (thanks to Paul): CHICAGO – A person close to the investigation of a shooting in Chicago that left a woman and three children dead says the gunman told police that he committed the...
  • "Baby killer" shouter steps forward, highlights internal GOP dilemma

    03/22/2010 2:52:47 PM PDT · by throwback · 28 replies · 853+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | Brett Michael Dykes
    ...But one prominent conservative commentator—former Bush speechwriter David Frum—argues that last night's vote was an enormous political reversal for Republicans. Saying that the Republicans went for "all the marbles" by unanimously opposing the bill and refusing to compromise in any way—fueling activist fury at the same time—he writes: So today's defeat for free-market economics and Republican values is a huge win for the conservative entertainment industry. Their listeners and viewers will now be even more enraged, even more frustrated, even more disappointed in everybody except the responsibility-free talkers on television and radio. For them, it's mission accomplished. For the cause...
  • Quincy man recalls Bishop holdup

    02/14/2010 9:26:47 PM PST · by freespirited · 29 replies · 1,063+ views
    Boston Herald ^ | 02/15/10 | Jessica Van Sack, Jessica Fargen and Edward Mason
    A former auto-body worker claims Amy Bishop put a gun to his chest and demanded a getaway car just minutes after she shot her brother to death 24 years ago in a controversial case that is now being reviewed. Tom Pettigrew, 45, told the Herald he was working at the Dave Dinger Ford auto repair shop in South Braintree, near the former Bishop home, when he saw the gun-wielding woman run into the dealership with what he thought was a BB gun. Pettigrew, of Quincy, who was 22 at the time, recalled telling his co-oworkers: “I’m like, ‘Did I just...
  • Statement from Braintree Police Chief Paul Frazier on Amy Bishop

    02/13/2010 3:37:32 PM PST · by reaganaut1 · 42 replies · 2,856+ views
    Boston Globe ^ | February 13, 2010 | Paul Frazier
    ... The suspect in the Huntsville shooting, Amy Bishop had been involved in a shooting incident in Braintree, Massachusetts in December of 1986. I located the Day Log from December of 1986 and found that the incident had occurred on December 6th. After finding the report number I looked in our archived files for the report. I was unable to locate the report. Officer Ronald Solimini informed me that he wrote the report and said that I wouldn’t find it as it has been missing from the files for over 20 years. He said that former Police Chief Edward Flynn...
  • Accused Alabama prof shot, killed brother in 1986

    02/13/2010 6:31:55 PM PST · by JoeProBono · 44 replies · 1,744+ views
    hosted ^ | Feb 13 | KRISTIN M. HALL and DESIREE HUNTER
    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- The professor accused of killing three colleagues during a faculty meeting was a Harvard-educated neurobiologist, inventor and mother whose life had been marred by a violent episode in her distant past. More than two decades ago, police said Amy Bishop fatally shot her teenage brother at their Massachusetts home in what officers at the time logged as an accident - though authorities said Saturday that records of the shooting are missing.....
  • (Killer Karaoke In The Philippines) Sinatra Song Often Strikes Deadly Chord

    02/09/2010 6:06:28 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 25 replies · 977+ views
    The New York Times ^ | February 6, 2010 | NORIMITSU ONISHI
    Sinatra Song Often Strikes Deadly Chord By NORIMITSU ONISHI GENERAL SANTOS, the Philippines — After a day of barbering, Rodolfo Gregorio went to his neighborhood karaoke bar still smelling of talcum powder. Putting aside his glass of Red Horse Extra Strong beer, he grasped a microphone with a habitué’s self-assuredness and briefly stilled the room with the Platters’ “My Prayer.” Next, he belted out crowd-pleasers by Tom Jones and Engelbert Humperdinck. But Mr. Gregorio, 63, a witness to countless fistfights and occasional stabbings erupting from disputes over karaoke singing, did not dare choose one beloved classic: Frank Sinatra’s version of...
  • Queens Killer Ripped Out Victim's Heart And Lungs

    01/31/2010 3:31:02 AM PST · by LibWhacker · 18 replies · 925+ views
    Gothamist ^ | 1/23/10
    A Queens man is accused of ripping out a woman's heart and lungs after she turned down his romantic advances and didn't find him a job, according to investigators. After harassing 46-year-old victim Qian Wu for years, 47-year-old suspect Huang Chen is accused of bludgeoning and stabbing her to death and removing her organs, which have not been recovered. Chen, who lives two doors away from Wu's Flushing apartment, met the woman in 2006 when he went to an employment agency she ran out of her home. Apparently, Wu was unable or unwilling to find Chen a job, and the...
  • Army Secretary Directs Fort Hood Accountability Review

    01/22/2010 4:27:29 PM PST · by SandRat · 6 replies · 288+ views
    WASHINGTON, Jan. 22, 2010 – The Army will conduct a review to determine if leaders were negligent in their supervision of accused Fort Hood shooter Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, Defense Department officials announced yesterday. Army Secretary John McHugh has directed Army Gen. Carter F. Ham, commander of U.S. Army Europe, “to conduct an accountability review to identify whether any personnel were responsible for failures or deficiencies in applying Army programs, policies, and procedures to the alleged assailant,” according to a Defense Department news release. McHugh also has tasked Ham to provide personal observations he may have developed as a senior...
  • State must provide accused soldier-killer funds, judge rules (Arkansas recruiter shooter)

    01/21/2010 6:44:36 AM PST · by Libloather · 13 replies · 560+ views
    Arkansas Online ^ | 1/11/10 | Gavin Lesnick
    State must provide accused soldier-killer funds, judge rulesHearing delayed when anonymous caller reports possible gun in courtroom By Gavin Lesnick January 11, 2010 LITTLE ROCK — The state is required to subsidize defense expenses for a man accused of fatally shooting a soldier and wounding another outside a west Little Rock recruiting center, a Pulaski County Circuit judge ruled this morning. The decision brought to a conclusion a pre-trial hearing that was briefly interrupted by an anonymous report of a weapon in the courtroom. After testimony from accused killer Abdulhakim Mujahid Muhammad, Judge Herb Wright ruled that the Memphis man...
  • Mother won’t be charged in newborn baby’s death

    12/16/2009 5:45:42 AM PST · by freedomwarrior998 · 23 replies · 1,818+ views
    The News and Advance ^ | 12-15-2009 | Angela Hatcher
    A loophole in state law is preventing Campbell County investigators from charging a woman they say killed her newborn baby. Deputies were called to a home in the 1200 block of Lone Jack Road in Rustburg about 11 a.m. Friday. The caller said a woman in her early 20s was in labor. When deputies arrived, they discovered the baby had actually been born around 1 a.m., about 10 hours earlier. Investigators said the baby was already dead when deputies got there. Investigators told WSLS the baby’s airway was blocked. They said the baby was under bedding and had been suffocated...
  • Seattle Jewish Center Killer Gets Life

    12/15/2009 11:32:05 PM PST · by Nachum · 17 replies · 627+ views
    INN ^ | 12/15/09 | (
    A Seattle court declared Naveed Haq guilty Tuesday for the 2006 shooting spree at a Seattle Jewish center. He as sentenced to life in prison on the eight counts of murder and harassment he was convicted on. Haq killed one person and injured five, one critically, in the shooting spree at the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle in July 2006.
  • Truth about the new German xPhone...

    12/11/2009 3:51:04 AM PST · by Swordmaker · 21 replies · 880+ views
    GearLog ^ | 12/10/2009
    The Apple iPhone doesn't make coffee. It can't print photos. It doesn't read VHS tapes. And it doesn't come in "every color that exists." But the xPhone, currently all the rage on YouTube, is all of those things. Could this new product from Germany literally nuke the iPhone into nonexistence? Watch the official video on the revolutionary iPhone killer, the new phenomenal xPhone. Yes, that's actual German, mostly just narrating what you're seeing on the screen - except for the bit about the colors. The entirely imaginary xPhone was a graduation project for Martin Fischer, a 25-year-old computer graphics designer...

    12/02/2009 3:23:20 PM PST · by TheFreedomPoster · 39 replies · 1,375+ views
    THE FREEDOM POST ^ | December 2, 2009 | Governor Mike Huckabee
    The senseless and savage slaying of 4 police officers in Lakewood, Washington has raised many questions as to why the alleged murderer was even on the streets. My name has figured prominently in many of the stories because I commuted his 108 year sentence to a term of 47 years back in 2000. I take full responsibility for my decision then. Unfortunately, many of my fellow conservatives don’t seem to want to take responsibility for the facts surrounding the case. The Maurice Clemmons presented in a commutation request in the year 2000 was much different than the one who is...
  • Huckabee, prosecutors go on offensive (Historic article)

    11/29/2009 10:13:38 PM PST · by Jack Black · 15 replies · 875+ views
    The Arkansas Leader (.com) ^ | circa 2001 | Garrick Feldman
    ___They trade jabs over sentencing, pardoning of killers, other thugs ___Several prosecutors around the state are upset with Gov. Huckabee for grant- ing clemency to violent criminals, but he is blaming the prosecutors for often not seeking the maximum penalty and keeping felons locked up longer. ___Until now, Huckabee has refused to comment on his controversial policy of making violent prisoners eligible for parole– they include murderers, armed robbers and rapists, who often return to a life of crime after they're freed – but in a statement to The Leader this week, he lashed out at prosecutors for not doing...
  • Killer raped woman while on parole

    11/13/2009 6:03:21 PM PST · by george76 · 8 replies · 851+ views
    itn ^ | November 13, 2009
    A convicted killer has been found guilty of brutally raping a woman seven months after he was released from prison on parole. Mark Shirley subjected his victim to degrading and humiliating abuse in a bid to re-enact a ritualistic murder he committed 22 years ago. Shirley, 39, who was sentenced to life in 1987 but was later released on licence... Shirley was convicted of murdering 67-year-old Mary Wainwright in Cardiff when he was 16. He was found guilty at Cardiff Crown Court and handed a life sentence, but released after 16 years on parole in 2003. He was recalled to...
  • Who To Kill First: Grandma Or Convicted Murderers?

    11/12/2009 10:50:18 AM PST · by Speaks · 10 replies · 338+ views
    Grand Rants ^ | 11-12-09 | Gerry Ashley
    We have our priorities seriously skewed when we can spend a half million dollars to warehouse a convicted murderer for 23 years, yet we have to tell senior citizens who may well have never broken a law in their lives they are being sentenced to a hasty “death by healthcare denial.”
  • Army Releases List of Fort Hood Shooting Fatalities

    11/08/2009 9:40:30 AM PST · by STARWISE · 28 replies · 1,310+ views
    Wall Street Journal ^ | November 8, 2009 | Peter Sanders
    FORT HOOD, Texas – The Army released an official list of the 13 people fatally shot at Fort Hood and said 16 victims were still being treated in hospitals, 9 of them in intensive care units. Fort Hood's Deceased The fatal victims of the Fort Hood shooting, as released by the Department of Defense on Saturday. * 1. Lt. Col. Juanita Warman, 55, Havre de Grace, Md. * 2. Maj. Libardo Caraveo, 52, Woodbridge, Va. * 3. Cpt. John P. Gaffaney, 54, San Diego, Calif. * 4. Cpt. Russell Seager, 41, Racine, Wis. * 5. Staff Sgt. Justin Decrow, 32,...
  • Update:13 Soldiers Killed 31 Wounded Fort Hood Shooting [Muslim terrorist Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan]

    11/05/2009 12:18:55 PM PST · by DCBryan1 · 2,869 replies · 134,525+ views
    ABC ^ | 05 NOV 09
  • DFU SONG: Drive (who will drive drunken Rick Sanchez home tonight?)

    10/15/2009 7:14:51 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 262+ views
    DFU news of the day in song ^ | 10-15-09 | Lyrics, DFU
    MIDI - DRIVE Sanchez took a drive, he's drinking Yes, it turned out like you're thinking Hit Jeffrey...then he chose to flee Who's gonna drive Rick home tonight Quotes he used from Rush are phony He is so full of baloney He's on CNN, how fitting How many more has he been hitting? Hit Jeffrey...then he chose to flee Who will drive Rick home tonight (musical break) To this day he's not paid his dues So perhaps, Rick --- STFU Hit Jeffrey...then he chose to flee Who will drive Rick home tonight Hit Jeffrey...then he chose to flee Who...
  • Head of Eastern State Hospital resigns (WA)

    09/23/2009 4:01:02 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 9 replies · 714+ views
    The Spokesman-Review ^ | September 23, 2009
    The head of Eastern State Hospital resigned today in the wake of last week’s Spokane Interstate Fair escape by a criminally insane patient who had been committed in the brutal killing a woman in 1987 in Sunnyside. Phillip A. Paul, 47, walked away from the fair and stayed on the run for three days before being recaptured in a remote wooded area Sunday near Goldendale, Wash. Eastern CEO Hal Wilson announced his resignation on Wednesday, according to officials in the state Department of Social and Health Services, the state agency that oversees mental health services. Wilson has contended the mental...
  • Insane killer caught after 3 days on loose in Washington (One less RAT voter...)

    09/20/2009 8:03:19 PM PDT · by Libloather · 53 replies · 3,434+ views
    Insane killer caught after 3 days on loose in Wash An insane killer who slipped away from the staff of a mental institution on a field trip Thursday to the Spokane County Interstate Fair was recaptured Sunday without injury more than 180 miles away in south-central Washington state. With a helicopter overhead and dozens of federal, state and local law enforcement officers swarming around Goldendale, Phillip Arnold Paul, 47, seemed ready to surrender when he walked out to the Goldendale-Bickleton road about 22 miles east of town shortly after 4 p.m., just as search personnel arrived at the scene, Klickitat...
  • Killer of Christian music producers laughed at victim's mom after sentencing

    08/21/2009 4:39:36 PM PDT · by slumber1 · 40 replies · 1,765+ views
    The Dallas Morning News ^ | 8-21-09 | Diane Jennings
    Minutes after he learned a jury had sentenced him to death, killer James Broadnax laughed at the mother of one of his murder victims as she told him how he had devastated her life................ Patterson said television interviews Broadnax gave after the crime, in which he boasted about killing the two men and expressed no remorse or sympathy for their families, influenced jurors more than the defendant’s impassive demeanor in the courtroom.
  • Accused killer Edwards ordered held on $2 million bail (with video)

    08/15/2009 9:51:55 AM PDT · by TheOldLady · 9 replies · 618+ views
    The Capitol Times, Madison, WI ^ | August 14, 2009 | Patricia Simms
    JEFFERSON — The defense attorney for 76-year-old Edward Wayne Edwards said his client’s mood Thursday was "appropriate for the gravity" of the situation: a charge of double murder. Public defender Jeffrey De La Rosa said Edwards was "serious, reserved, and definitely not taking the charges lightly" before Edwards was brought into court in a wheelchair. With victims’ family members filling the first two rows of spectator seats, Jefferson County Circuit Judge Randy Koschnick ordered Edwards held on $2 million bail in the 1980 slayings of Timothy Hack and Kelly Drew, two Fort Atkinson-area high school sweethearts. A preliminary hearing was...
  • Ohio killer's lethal injection marks 1,000th in US

    07/21/2009 12:38:35 PM PDT · by JoeProBono · 35 replies · 812+ views
    hostednews ^ | 1 hour ago | MATT LEINGANG
    LUCASVILLE, Ohio — A man who went on a 1992 Christmas holiday killing spree that left six people dead, including an 18-year-old mother gunned down at a pay phone, was executed Tuesday, the state's second execution in two weeks and the 1,000th lethal injection in the U.S. since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976.
  • Killer Shouldn't have been free (Burris Had Decade long 25-page rap sheet)

    07/08/2009 10:04:27 AM PDT · by meandog · 17 replies · 1,065+ views
    Palmetto Scoo[ ^ | July 8, 2009 | By Adam Fogle •
    The man who took five lives in six days in a small Cherokee County town should have been in jail, according to South Carolina officials who have examined his criminal record. Patrick Tracy Burris, who allegedly murdered five Gaffney residents ranging in age from 15 to 83, was a habitual felon with a 25-page rap sheet that included an eight year stint in North Carolina prison. Police say Burris should have never been released from prison, and now they are demanding answers. “When you have that many crimes you shouldn’t get parole,” said South Carolina Law Enforcement Chief Reggie Lloyd...
  • Gaffney killer slain, ending 5-murder spree

    07/06/2009 10:03:31 PM PDT · by xjcsa · 21 replies · 1,177+ views
    The State ^ | July 6, 2009 | John Monk
    GAFFNEY | Authorities have identified a man killed by North Carolina police as the killer they think shot five people to death over six days last week in this mostly rural Cherokee County community. Law enforcement officials identified the suspect Monday night as 41-year-old Patrick Tracy Burris. They said he was a felon with a lengthy record who was paroled in April after serving more than eight years for felony breaking and entering and larceny. Authorities said bullets in the gun found on Burris after he was killed by police early Monday near Gastonia, N.C., matched those used to kill...
  • Accused cat killer took anatomy class, police say

    07/06/2009 9:51:36 PM PDT · by OldDeckHand · 7 replies · 574+ views
    CNN ^ | July 7, 2009 | Ashley Fantz
    A South Florida teenager accused of killing and mutilating 19 cats excitedly described to police how he dissected cats in class, and where to find cats for experimentation, according to police. Tyler Weinman laughed when police told him they had information he was the cat killer, an arrest document said. Tyler Weinman laughed when police told him they had information he was the cat killer, an arrest document said. When Miami-Dade police told Tyler Hayes Weinman someone was killing cats in the neighborhood, the 18-year-old reacted by laughing, according to a newly released arrest affidavit made public Monday. Most of...

    07/06/2009 3:45:11 PM PDT · by Beaten Valve · 58 replies · 3,932+ views
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  • JSO: Wendy's Employee Kills Co-Worker - Police Searching for gunman

    06/19/2009 12:19:22 PM PDT · by pissant · 10 replies · 467+ views
    News 4 ^ | 6/19/09 | staff
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A Wendy's employee was killed Thursday afternoon after being shot by a co-worker, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office. Gunshots were fired at about 2:30 p.m. inside the Wendy's in the 3000 block of St. Johns Bluff Road on the Southside. Police said they are searching for Thomas Theo Brown, whom they've identified as a suspect in the fatal shooting. According to investigators, Brown was working at the fast-food restaurant when he got upset about something and left work. "He went home and he said in a rage, 'I'm tired of this. I'm going to kill whomever,'"...
  • Slain Kansas abortion provider's clinic to close

    06/09/2009 4:01:12 PM PDT · by ME-262 · 39 replies · 2,022+ views ^ | 6/9/09 | ROXANA HEGEMAN
    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The family of slain abortion provider George Tiller said Tuesday that his Wichita clinic will be "permanently closed," effective immediately. In a statement released by Tiller's attorneys, his family said it is ceasing operation of Women's Health Care Services Inc. and any involvement by family members in any other similar clinic. "We are proud of the service and courage shown by our husband and father and know that women's health care needs have been met because of his dedication and service," the family said. Tiller was shot to death May 31 while serving as an usher...