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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.