Osaka murder suspect has history of similar crimes

Aug 31, 2015

Osaka murder suspect has history of similar crimes

With the investigation into the murder of two teenagers from Neyagawa, Osaka Prefecture, apparently making little headway, police are looking into links with that case and similar crimes the suspect was convicted of more than a decade ago. Koji Yamada, 45, was arrested Aug. ...

Aug 31, 2015

Roanoke religious leaders pay tribute to slain TV reporter, cameraman

Community religious leaders have gathered to remember two television journalists who were shot and killed on-air last week. The interfaith service for 24-year-old reporter Alison Parker and 27-year-old cameraman Adam Ward was held Sunday at the Jefferson Center in Roanoke. The gathering featured music ...

Aug 28, 2015

Man convicted in plot to sell deadly ricin as 'death pills'

A Manhattan man looking to acquire ricin so he could sell “simple and easy death pills” and guarantee “risk-free” murder was convicted of federal charges Thursday. The jury returned the verdict against 22-year-old Cheng Le after a four-day trial, convicting him of attempting to ...

Aug 28, 2015

Parole recommended for Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis

After 43 years in prison and 30 parole hearings, parole officials on Thursday again decided it is safe to free Charles Manson follower Bruce Davis. They recommended that Davis be paroled in the 1969 slayings of musician Gary Hinman and stuntman Donald “Shorty” Shea. ...

Deadly U.S. shooting becomes ghoulish Internet hit

Aug 27, 2015

Deadly U.S. shooting becomes ghoulish Internet hit

It almost looked like a first-person shooter video game: A handgun in a man’s grasp comes into view. A woman appears in the gunman’s sights. Shots are fired. But this was no game. It was the chilling video by a killer of him stalking ...