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  • Mystery of missing man solved after 13 years

    Henry Ackerman had plans — big, cross country, into-the-wild plans. It was 1998, and he was 48 years old, alone, sad and somewhat peculiar. He lived with threecats and a big, sandy-colored dog in an unkempt Baltimore County apartment and worked...
  • The tragic death of one silly giraffe, Marius, has world in uproar

    The tragic death of one silly giraffe, Marius, has world in uproar
    On Sunday, zookeepers at the Copenhagen Zoo in Denmark put a bolt through the brain of a healthy, 18-month-year old male giraffe nicknamed Marius, and invited the public to watch them skin and dismember him, then feed him to the lions. The world, in...
  • Lawyer for ex-cop attacks star witness in murder plot trial

    Lawyer for ex-cop attacks star witness in murder plot trial
    Two days before they allegedly intended to torture, kill and dismember a suburban businessman, Steven Mandell and an associate were clearly unhappy with the renovations they’d requested as they did a walk-through of the rented Northwest Side...
  • What the Copenhagen Zoo forgot: Zoos should save, not kill

     What the Copenhagen Zoo forgot: Zoos should save, not kill
    The killing of a young giraffe at a Danish zoo — after which it was publicly butchered and fed to a lion — breaks what should be the most inviolate if unwritten contract when humans remove wild animals from their natural habitat: to protect...
  • Man gets 25 years to life for murders of 2 girlfriends

    Man gets 25 years to life for murders of 2 girlfriends
    A Pakistan-born man who pleaded guilty to murdering two girlfriends, including one whose body was chopped up and another whose body hasn’t been recovered, was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years to life in prison. Los Angeles County Superior Court...
  • Manjra sentenced to 25 years to life for deaths of two women

    Manjra sentenced to 25 years to life for deaths of two women
    A 55-year-old Los Angeles man was sentenced Wednesday to serve 25 years to life in prison for the deaths of a Glendale woman whose dismembered body was found in Mexico and another woman whose body has never been found. Los Angeles County Superior Court...
  • L.A. man who killed two girlfriends gets 25 years to life

    L.A. man who killed two girlfriends gets 25 years to life
    A Los Angeles man who pleaded guilty to murdering two girlfriends, including one whose dismembered body was found in Mexico, was sentenced Wednesday to 25 years to life in prison. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge George Lomeli, who said he saw...
  • 'Mayhem' is on the case of the Thames Torso Murderer

    'Mayhem' is on the case of the Thames Torso Murderer
    The 1888-91 Whitechapel murders in London are arguably the world's most infamous unsolved serial crimes. The brutal murders of as few as five to almost a dozen young women attributed to "Jack the Ripper" have spawned thousands of nonfiction accounts and...
  • Gary Stein: Does execution remain a deterrent?

    I called Don Ryce in Vero Beach and could immediately understand why he didn't feel like talking at the moment. He said he was busy with work, but he sounded absolutely drained before politely ending the conversation. I could understand that, although...
  • Execution date set for Ryce's killer

    The Governor's Office announced Thursday an execution date for the convicted killer of a nine-year-old Miami-Dade boy. Juan Carlos Chavez, 46, is scheduled to be put to death on Feb. 12 for the Sept. 11, 1995 armed abduction, sexual battery and murder...
  • Prosecutors: Ex-cop bantered about how to torture victim

    Prosecutors: Ex-cop bantered about how to torture victim
    The two were caught on an FBI recording talking casually about how best to torture a kidnapping victim into turning over cash and real estate before killing him and dismembering his body, federal authorities alleged today in a court filing. According...
  • Ex-Fresno paralegal who dismembered gang member lashes out in court

    A former paralegal convicted of killing and then dismembering a gang member who walked into his Fresno apartment in 2008 screamed, shouted expletives and laughed out loud Thursday as a judge sentenced him to 28 years to life in prison. In a tightly...