Syed's lawyer has filed a motion to get him out on bail just a few months after a Baltimore judge granted the Serial subject a new trial.
Hillary Clinton targets red states as poll lead grows, Trump accuses House Speaker Paul Ryan of (maybe) wanting his campaign to fail, WikiLeaks says Ecuador cut Julian Assange's internet access, and more.
Sonny Liston went from boxing champion and national anti-hero to a Las Vegas thug who drove around in a pink Cadillac and sold drugs. When his body was discovered by police, it was ruled an accidental death, though most believe it was anything but.
After Meredith Kercher's murder, international media portrayed student town Perugia as a place where students partied, boned, and got murdered. Now the city is back in the spotlight.
VICE heads to Cape Town to meet Cecil Begbie, a Methodist priest and exorcist, who believes he can expel demons from a murderer who claims he was possessed when he carried out the crime.
After a woman was kidnapped and her husband drugged, cops said the whole thing was a Gone Girl–style hoax. They were dead wrong.
Frédéric Berna once had to defend a man accused of killing his baby, sexually assaulting his daughter, and fatally hitting his girlfriend with a flashlight, before raping her corpse.
NYPD detectives called a child found in a cooler in 1991 "Baby Hope." And to convict her cousin for the murder, they want a New York Times reporter to testify about their jailhouse interview.
His first name was Timothy. I hadn't known that, because we get punished for using guards' first names.
When she was 17, Tiona Rodriguez was arrested for allegedly shoplifting at Victoria's Secret, and cops quickly discovered her third child's corpse in her bag. Now she's facing life in prison in a case that may rest on shaky science.
A veteran city cop was charged by the state attorney general after shooting and killing a Brooklyn father in July.
On October 26, 1997, Anu Singh had friends over for a dinner party, drugged her boyfriend Joe Cinque, and then injected him with needle after needle of heroin.
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."