One study found that people who repeatedly viewed footage of deadly events were more traumatized than those who had witnessed the events in real life.
Wolf Boys, a new book by Dan Slater, details the bloody rise and fall of two Texas teenagers who became contract killers for the Zetas, killing dozens of people.
Allegations of politicians and cops patronizing prostitutes and negligence by local law enforcement are still swirling around the brutal killings of eight women between 2005 and 2009.
Sitting here in this dark, cramped cage, unable to sleep, haunted by these reminders of what brought me here, I can't help but hate myself for what I did.
In Cambodia and across the remote forests of the world, a rising boom in the illegal sale of wood, land, and minerals has turned the environmental beat into a new kind of conflict journalism.
And more people have died in mass shootings than were killed by last fall's horrific landslide in Guatemala.
In 1991, three people were found brutally executed in a Washington, DC, park. Twenty-five years later, two suspects were finally arrested.
The apparent shooting of a Lebanese American man by a disturbed neighbor appears to be the latest incarnation of prejudice leading to deadly violence.
Aug 16, 2016
Cleve Heidelberg says his only mistake on a fateful night in 1970 was lending his car to a cop killer. Forty-six years later, he's still in prison.
A 35-year-old janitor is charged with the execution-style slaying of a Muslim imam and his assistant in New York this weekend.
Dwayne Stafford is enjoying temporary housing and donated clothing, food, and cash after being released from jail where he assaulted Charleston shooter Dylann Roof.
A US District Court judge ruled that Brendan Dassey's confession was "involuntary under the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments."
More Americans have died in mass shootings already this year than were killed by guns in all of Canada, Germany, and Spain in 2014.
At least nine shootings and seven killings are being attributed to the latest serial killer to haunt the desert city.
In 2005, a law professor discovered the "Zone of Death," where a person could legally get away with murder. Eleven years later, you still can.
In a span of three years, at least 31 informants were murdered in and out of prison by people who obtained details about their plea deals from unsealed court documents or transcripts.
Jul 26, 2016
Satoshi Uematsu gave multiple warnings that he planned to go through with one of the biggest mass murders in Japanese history.
One man worried someone would copy the killer; another heard a rumor that someone was going around with a baseball bat, targeting homeless people.
In 1979, Ricky Olds watched his friend kill a man, then himself got sentenced to life in prison. More than three decades later, the Supreme Court has given him a shot at freedom.
This may conclude the work of a horrific new serial killer.
Most of the incidents were shootings.
The Army vet was into some kind of twisted form of black nationalism, and had nothing to do with Black Lives Matter.
Why is it so easy for long-haul truck drivers to get away with violent crimes?
Belanglo State Forest is two hours southwest of Sydney. Nine people have died there at the hands of three different killers.