The years between 18 and 21 are a sort of societal limbo period when, in most states, you can't drink, but you can smoke—and get sentenced to die.
The girls went for a hike during their winter break and turned up dead about a day later. On Monday, cops released a sketch of the man they believe killed them.
I knew my world could soon be filled with love and possibility instead of heartache and loneliness.
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.
Violence in the NYC criminal landscape is increasingly dominated by small, neighborhood-based factions, though "super-gangs" like the Bloods and Crips linger.
A casual afternoon of teen drinking led to a horrific killing, the consequences of which are still being felt two years later.
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What started as a relatively harmless ring of internet pranksters became a playground for a demented adult.
The spring-break capital of the world is really harsh on minors who get into legal trouble.
All of his victims survived, making it easy for cops to nab the "Tomb Raider" fan.
He's really upset that a lawyer had the gall to call him "crazy."
It's hard to argue that teen drinking ever accomplishes anything of substance, but this week, underage boozing actually seems to have prevented a tragedy.