A Grisly New Year's Killing Shows How Little We Know About Murder-Suicides

After a 26-year-old mother was stabbed to death and her husband found hanging from a tree, experts and advocates pointed to glaring cracks in the system.
Sonja Sharp
domestic violence

After My Boyfriend Murdered Our Son, I Found Healing at the Gun Range

He shot me, too, with a 9mm Glock. Now that's the gun I keep at home.
Shannon Paolini as told to Max Siegelbaum

What We Know About the Elementary School Shooting in San Bernardino

Police say the shooting, apparently a murder-suicide, may have been an act of domestic violence.
Mike Pearl
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Murder Victim's Parents Say Cops Should Use a Foul-Mouthed Parrot as a Witness

The only one who knows who shot Michigan man Martin Duram is a parrot who apparently learned the phrase "Don't fucking shoot!"
Helen Donahue

'S.A.D. But Not Afraid': UCLA Art Students Respond to the Campus Shooting

The day after the murder-suicide and campus lockdown, students of UCLA's Design Media Arts Program opened their senior show.
Tanja M. Laden

What We Know So Far About the UCLA Shooter and His Kill List

Cops say the shooter was 38-year-old Mainak Sarkar, a former PhD student who's also suspected of killing a woman in the Midwest.
Brian McManus

Students At UCLA React to Wednesday's Campus Shooting

Tragedy and chaos struck UCLA on Wednesday.
Mike Pearl
crime & drugs

Suspect in Apparent Murder-Suicide at Texas Air Force Base Was a Former FBI Agent

The FBI says a US airman who apparently shot and killed his commanding officer at Lackland Air Force Base and then turned the gun on himself was a former agent.
Reuters and VICE News

Three Dead in State University of New York Geneseo Murder-Suicide

Police found three people dead inside a Geneseo, New York house and are now saying it was a murder-suicide.
Jake Kivanc

Two People Died in a Murder-Suicide at a Home Depot in New York City

Staff huddled in a parking lot after the shooting, which was apparently an act of vengeance by a disgruntled employee.
John Surico

Why Did a Long Island Man Cut Off His Mom's Head?

What drives a 35-year-old to decapitate his own mother and then jump in front of an oncoming train?
John Surico

The Last Interview with Yellow Dogs Before Half of Them Died in a Murder-Suicide

Early this morning in Brooklyn, two members of this little-known Iranian indie rock band were killed at the hands of an acquaintance, who then turned his .308-caliber rifle on himself. This is their final interview.
Matt Katz