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  • Corrections employee placed on paid leave after murder suspect mistakenly released

    Corrections employee placed on paid leave after murder suspect mistakenly released
    A corrections employee has been placed on paid leave after a murder suspect was mistakenly released from a downtown facility last week, state officials said Wednesday. The employee was placed on leave Tuesday after the Maryland Department of Public...
  • Boyfriend leads police to pregnant Ohio woman's remains

    CLEVELAND (Reuters) - An Ohio man who confessed to killing his pregnant girlfriend and burning down their Columbus apartment led authorities to her body early Wednesday, Ohio police said. Jacob Ferrero, 22, confessed to the murder and arson to Columbus...
  • Mexico's human rights chief faces charges he's inept, cares little

    MEXICO CITY As Mexico's national human rights ombudsman, Raul Plascencia Villanueva oversees a sizable corps of investigators who look into the atrocities and massacres that commonly put the country in the headlines. The job has made Plascencia a raft of...
  • Palestinian driver rams Jerusalem station killing baby

    Palestinian driver rams Jerusalem station killing baby
    JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A baby died and eight other people were hurt when a Palestinian man slammed his car into pedestrians at a Jerusalem light railway stop, then police shot the driver as he fled, police and a hospital official said. A hospital official...
  • Special Report: Why Ukraine's revolution remains unfinished

    Special Report: Why Ukraine's revolution remains unfinished
    In the afternoon of February 20, after the morning's dead had been cleared away, Volodymyr Melnychuk arrived outside Kiev's October palace. Higher up the hill stood the seats of Ukrainian government, defended by thousands of police. Below lay...
  • Turnpike billboard urges tipsters to help solve 2012 murder of Pembroke Pines woman

    Turnpike billboard urges tipsters to help solve 2012 murder of Pembroke Pines woman
    Linda McNamara was slain when she stirred from bed upon hearing gunshots outside her Pembroke Pines home. At least one of those bullets flew through her house, striking her. Her killer — or killers — have remained on the loose since the June...
  • Baltimore police arrest suspect in shooting, robbery

    Baltimore police arrest suspect in shooting, robbery
    As a man was burglarizing a home in Northeast Baltimore on Wednesday, Baltimore police patrol officers swooped in and arrested him, according to police. During the investigation, police say, they realized that the suspect, Eric Michael Cawthorn, was the...
  • Pistorius shoves race, crime and punishment in South Africa's face

    PRETORIA (Reuters) - As Oscar Pistorius spent his first day behind bars this week, a suspected child rapist and murderer went on trial at the same Pretoria court in a case that has also provoked fierce debate about crime and punishment in post-apartheid...
  • Suspect in serial killings charged in 2nd death

    Suspect in serial killings charged in 2nd death
    He allegedly said he killed Anith Jones for a friend of a friend and was paid $300 and drugs worth $200. He said he built a rapport with her, then met her for sex. He strangled her in about five minutes, he said, then stuffed her body in a trash can and...
  • Prosecutors accept proposed trial delay for Colorado cinema gunman

    DENVER (Reuters) - Prosecutors in the Colorado theater massacre case do not oppose a defense request to delay the murder trial of accused gunman James Holmes until early next year, court papers showed on Thursday. A ruling by the judge on whether to...
  • Justice Department condemns Ferguson leaks as effort to sway opinion

    Justice Department condemns Ferguson leaks as effort to sway opinion
    With a grand jury decision looming on whether a white police officer should face charges in the killing of an unarmed black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Mo., the investigation has sprung a few leaks. New details from the inquiry into Michael Brown’s...