| Dec 7, 2013
| 5:05 AM
BERLIN The would-be "chef" freely admits that he killed his human "long pig."
The killer, known only as Detlef G, a 55-year-old chief inspector with the Saxon Germany state police, reportedly has told investigators that he met his victim through a...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 2:41 PM
A 55-year-old Los Angeles man pleaded guilty Monday to charges that he killed two missing women, including one whose body was discovered in trash bags along a roadside in Rosarito, Mexico, in 1996.
Aurangzeb “Simon” Manjra took a plea...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:45 AM
TAMPA — Thomas Huggins says his dog, Bandit, was getting aggressive, and he couldn't sell her because she was a pit bull mix.
So he killed her.
Then he dismembered her.
Jurors who convicted him this week of animal cruelty didn't hear what...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Everyone has an opinion about abortion. God knows I do. Out of the more than five hundred columns I've written, a good 30 percent to 40 percent must have been about Roe v. Wade in some way, shape or form. To me, abortion is murder, pure and simple. I do...
| Oct 28, 2013
Welcome to the Death Collection.
Cue recording of shrieking. Shine flashlight under face. Voice a threatening, "Bwa-ha-ha!"
Actually, forget the Halloween theatrics. The Death Collection out-macabres Halloween because it's real — 76 boxes filled...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Chicago father allegedly helped his daughter conceal a murder rather than turn her in. Would you have done the same? Friday's print column For the sake of the question that animates this column, I'm going to make several assumptions. One......
| Oct 7, 2013
| 12:51 PM
A third person sought in the killing and dismemberment of a man at a Southwest Side home has been arrested in New Jersey, police said.
Milton Miranda was booked into the Morris County, New Jersey, jail on Saturday, according to Morris County Jail...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:06 AM
After her ex-boyfriend's brother was attacked with a pipe and knife, and then decapitated, Daisy Gutierrez called her father and told him that she had "fixed the problem," authorities say.
Then, Cook County prosecutors contend, Gutierrez's new boyfriend...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 3:49 AM
The dismembered body found buried in plastic bags Friday in the backyard of a Southwest Side home belongs to a man whose ex-girlfriend had lured him there to his death, police sources said.
An autopsy performed today found the the victim, whose identity...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Alexander Kinyua pleaded guilty Monday to charges that he killed a family friend with an ax and ate his heart, and a Harford County judge found the defendant not criminally responsible for the act because of mental illness.
The decision means Kinyua, 22,...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 4:42 PM
The voices are constant. They fight each other for space in your brain, and while you try to process what they're saying — "You're worthless, we hate you" — you can't believe what you're seeing: the TV weatherman talking directly to you....