Apr 28, 2016

2-year-old fatally shoots mother in Milwaukee

A 2-year-old boy fatally shot his mother from the back seat of the car as she drove along a Milwaukee highway, sheriff’s officials said Wednesday, less than two months after a Florida mother was shot and wounded in similar circumstances. The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s ...

Eight relatives shot in the head in Ohio; no suspects caught yet

Apr 23, 2016

Eight relatives shot in the head in Ohio; no suspects caught yet

Authorities urged residents to be cautious in this part of rural southern Ohio heading into the weekend as the search continued for whoever fatally shot eight members of a family at four different properties. The victims found Friday southwest of Piketon include seven adults ...

Panel OKs parole for former Manson cult member Van Houten

Apr 15, 2016

Panel OKs parole for former Manson cult member Van Houten

A California panel recommended parole Thursday for former Charles Manson follower Leslie Van Houten more than four decades after she and other cult members went to prison for the notorious killings of a wealthy grocer and his wife. The now-66-year-old Van Houten was “numb” ...

Apr 13, 2016

British teacher found dead in China may have been murdered: police

A British lecturer who taught in Hong Kong has been found dead in mainland China, possibly murdered, police said. There were fears the man’s disappearance three weeks ago was linked to a million-dollar property deal. Local media reported Hilary Bower, 60, had been murdered, ...