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Psycho For Love: Timothy Tillman killed his wife Janet so he could start a new life with a new woman; He did get to start a new life in prison

Updated: Former Vincent pastor charged in wife’s death Jury finds Timothy Tillman guilty of murder Pastor guilty of murder Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals orders new trial for ex-pastor in wife’s 2005 slaying Timothy Dane Tillman v State of Alabama 2011 New trial on hold for Vincent pastor convicted of killing wife; AG wants Alabama […]

US Judge Strikes Down Florida Gay Marriage Ban

A federal judge today declared Florida's ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, joining judges across the country who have sided with gay couples wishing to tie the knot. US District Judge Robert Hinkle in Tallahassee ruled that the ban added to Florida's constitution by voters in 2008 violates the 14th Amendment's...

Murder trial begins for dad whose sons were killed

2 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

David Barajas, 32, is accused of fatally shooting the drunk driver who killed his two sons in a car crash near Alvin, Texas in December 2012

Person of interest named in slain Mich. teen case

2 days agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

A 32-year-old man previously arrested on drug charges is being called a person of interest in the murder of April Millsap, 14, whose body was found near a nature trail last month

Man In Penguin Suit Stole Beer: Police

Beware the penguins. Cops in the UK are looking to put a petty thief on ice after he allegedly walked out of a Durham convenience store Monday even... Read more: Penguin Suit Beer Thief Photo, Dumb Crime, Penguin Suit Beer Thief, Penguin Stole Beer, Man Dressed as Penguin Stole Beer, Beer Thief Dressed as Penguin, Weird News News

Inmates Sue, Call Electric Chair 'Torture Device'

Death-row inmates in Tennessee have sued the state over its possible use of the electric chair to kill them, reports the Tennessean. "Even when the chair works exactly as it is intended, it is a torture device," says an attorney for the inmates. The move stems from the national controversy...

St. Louis County Cop Suspended Over Video

A St. Louis County police officer has been put on administrative leave after a video emerged of him giving a speech in which he complains about our "undocumented president," hate-crime laws, the Supreme Court, and Muslims, and boasts about his prowess as a killer, reports USA Today. Police chief Jon...

Jury Rejects Caleb Ruh’s Claims He Was Sleeping When He Molested Girl

10 hours agoNews / Crime : The Dreamin' Demon

ORMOND BEACH, FL – The dopey-looking dipshit to the left is 29-year-old Caleb Ruh. He was just convicted of molesting a 7-year-old girl in his care after a jury rejected his argument that he committed the acts while sleeping. Ruh was...Show More Summary

Update: Elvis Zachary Olsen murder Jesse Anthony Saenz convicted of his murder

Elvis Zachary Olsen lvis Zachary Olsen murder 4/21/2013 Fort Duchesne, UT Found shot to death in a wooded area on the Uintah and Ouray Indian Reservation, his car is still missing Elvis Olsen’s Facebook Charges: Uintah County man committed murder while out on bail in rape case Man charged with murdering friend while out on […]

John Lennon's Killer Denied Parole Yet Again

John Lennon's killer was denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board, correction officials said today. The decision on Mark David Chapman by a three-member board came after a hearing Wednesday, the state Department of Corrections said. Chapman fired five shots on Dec. 8, 1980, outside...

High Court: Your Boss Can Legally Lie to You

At-will employees in Texas, take note: Your boss can lie about your future in the company and get away with it, Main Street reports. A Texas Supreme Court ruling supports the way E.I. du Pont de Nemours (known as DuPont) let go of workers—by saying in 2002 that...

Cop Accused of Raping Women on Patrol

An Oklahoma City police officer arrested on charges of serial sexual assault preyed on women in the rundown neighborhoods he was assigned to patrol—picking some up off the street, pulling others over at traffic stops, and in one case taking a woman to a nearby school, according to an...

Woman Starts Fire To Help Bored Firefighters

BEND, Ore. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department said Friday an Oregon woman pleaded guilty in May to starting a wildfire on the Warm Springs Indian Re... Read more: Dumb Crime, Warm Springs Indian Reservation, Sadie Renee Johnson Fire, Mug Shots, Sadie Renee Johnson Warm Springs, Sadie Renee Johnson, Weird News News

Experts question murder case in Costa Rica death

17 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Did millionaire John Bender kill himself? Did he die by accident? Or did his wife murder him in cold blood in their Costa Rica home? "48 Hours" investigates.

VIDEO: Deputy punches man on ground during arrest

18 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Witness cellphone video captured a sheriff's deputy punching Jonathan Carrozzo in the thigh and chest during an arrest Saturday in Guerneville, Calif.

Stolen Barack Obama Statue Returned To Owner

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Police have returned a life-size statue of President Barack Obama that went missing from its owner's northeastern Pennsylva... Read more: Dumb Crime, Tiffany Bruce, Weird Photos & Videos, Weird for Aol, Stolen Barack Obama Statue, Weird Politics, Pennsylvania Weird, Weird News News

FBI hunts for fugitive wanted in transient's murder

18 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Kevin Joseph Lino, 27, is on the run after allegedly beating and fatally shooting a man at a Missoula, Montana homeless camp last month

24 Years Later, Science Overturns Arson Conviction

In 1990, Han Tak Lee was convicted of murdering his daughter. Now, almost a quarter-century later, a judge says the 79-year-old's conviction rested on a scientific inaccuracy—and the former New York businessman is finally out of prison, the AP reports. According to a review of his case finished in...

Police: Utah teenager arrested after bomb threat

18 hours agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Authorities say the 16-year-old boy has a history of making bomb threats and is reportedly a suspect in several "swatting" incidents throughout the country

Man Suspected Of Biting 2 Men At Lollapalooza

CHICAGO (AP) — A 33-year-old Chicago man is accused of biting two men in a seemingly random attack as the Arctic Monkeys performed at Lollapalooza e... Read more: Sergio Vicenteno Lollapalooza, Arctic Monkeys Lollapalooza, Dumb Crime,...Show More Summary

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