Accused killer in Sarah Stern's murder case demands new trial claiming juror who posted 'LMAO' on Facebook tainted his trial
Accused killer in Sarah Stern's murder case demands new trial claiming juror who posted 'LMAO' on Facebook tainted his trial

Liam McAtasney and Preston Taylor plotted the murder of Sarah Stern to steal about $100,000 that she found in one of her family's homes in Avon

Donald Trump says he is all for abortion ban, but wants exceptions for rape, incest and when mother's life is at risk
Donald Trump says he is all for abortion ban, but wants exceptions for rape, incest and when mother's life is at risk

President Donald shared his opinions on the Heartbeat Bill movement, claiming that while he was 'strongly Pro-Life', he wanted three exceptions to the law

Students, faculty walk out after VP Mike Pence takes the stage to deliver speech at Taylor University's graduation ceremony
Students, faculty walk out after VP Mike Pence takes the stage to deliver speech at Taylor University's graduation ceremony

Frustrated by their University's choice to have Pence speak, dozens of students and faculty members walked out as a sign of protest

Woman who smiled for mugshot after DUI crash that killed 60-year-old woman cries as she is sentenced to 11 years in prison
Woman who smiled for mugshot after DUI crash that killed 60-year-old woman cries as she is sentenced to 11 years in prison

The once seemingly remorseless Angenette Missett was seen sobbing in the court during her sentencing, saying she was 'truly, truly sorry'

Middle school gets drag queens to perform at Pride and Liberation Event to help students embrace sexuality and gender identity
Middle school gets drag queens to perform at Pride and Liberation Event to help students embrace sexuality and gender identity

Stormie Daie and Vivacia C Coxx from The House of Coxx were roped in to perform at the Pride and Liberation event at Central Park school in North Carolina

President Donald Trump's incredible golf round scores were actually faulty, posted by hackers
President Donald Trump's incredible golf round scores were actually faulty, posted by hackers

Ironically, the faulty golf scores which puts Trump among the top 4% of golfers, come on the heels of a new book written by sportswriter Rick Reilly, 'Commander in Cheat: How Golf Explains Trump', which claims that Trump habitually cheats at golf

Actor and stand-up comedian Sammy Shore, who co-founded the Comedy Store, dies at age 92
Actor and stand-up comedian Sammy Shore, who co-founded the Comedy Store, dies at age 92

In 1972, Shore, his first wife Mitzi and writing partner Rudy Deluca founded the world-famous Los Angeles comedy club, the Comedy Store

New York plans to make texting while crossing the street illegal and punishable with a fine upto $250 if bill is passed
New York plans to make texting while crossing the street illegal and punishable with a fine upto $250 if bill is passed

Only in cases of contacting emergency personnel would the use of portable electronic devices be allowed, the bill stated

Florida man shoots his wife in the face because he did not like her 'disrespectful tone'
Florida man shoots his wife in the face because he did not like her 'disrespectful tone'

Fernando De Baere claims that his wife would not stop disrespecting him even when he brought out his revolver and aimed it at her

Arnold Schwarzenegger gets shockingly drop-kicked from behind while posing for selfies with fans in South Africa
Arnold Schwarzenegger gets shockingly drop-kicked from behind while posing for selfies with fans in South Africa

The actor was quick to recover and posted on Twitter that it was nothing to worry about and 'I'm just glad the idiot didn't interrupt my Snapchat'

Firearm fatalities can be significantly reduced if gun owners simply lock them away, finds survey
Firearm fatalities can be significantly reduced if gun owners simply lock them away, finds survey

Just locking away all household firearms 'could result in meaningful reductions in firearm suicide and unintentional firearm fatalities among youth,' found a new survey

Womb raider case: Mother-daughter duo ‘distracted teen with photo album' before strangling her and cutting baby out of her womb
Womb raider case: Mother-daughter duo ‘distracted teen with photo album' before strangling her and cutting baby out of her womb

Clarisa Figueroa hatched the plan to murder Ochoa and take her baby, after her own son died of natural causes in 2017

Victims of Ohio State University doctor who molested nearly 177 students speak up: 'It’s even more widespread than we knew'
Victims of Ohio State University doctor who molested nearly 177 students speak up: 'It’s even more widespread than we knew'

Dr. Richard Strauss, who used to work at the University tending to athletes from over 16 sports and worked at the student health center as well as his private clinic, would allegedly conduct 'unnecessary examinations' on the students

Suspect arrested for 1996 rape and murder of Angie Dodge after innocent man spent 20 years in prison for the crime
Suspect arrested for 1996 rape and murder of Angie Dodge after innocent man spent 20 years in prison for the crime

Christopher Tapps, a 40-year-old man, was convicted and spent 20 years in prison for the crime even though his DNA samples did not link him to the murder and rape of Angie Dodge. He was freed in 2017 with the help of the Idaho Innocence Project after he was put behind bars in 1998

Scottsdale woman confesses to smothering her 79-year-old mother with a pillow and killing her in 911 call
Scottsdale woman confesses to smothering her 79-year-old mother with a pillow and killing her in 911 call

Holly Brennan was arrested on May 13 at an apartment in Scottsdale which she used to share with her mother, Sharon Simmons, for several years

NYPD officer arrested for plotting murder of estranged husband and current boyfriend's teenage daughter
NYPD officer arrested for plotting murder of estranged husband and current boyfriend's teenage daughter

Cincinelli was arrested at her home on May 17 and charged with use of interstate commerce facilities in the commission of murder-for-hire, which carries a maximum 10-year prison sentence

Man who strapped his 3-year-old daughter to baby seat and set car on fire charged with murder and arson
Man who strapped his 3-year-old daughter to baby seat and set car on fire charged with murder and arson

Zoey's mother Cherone Coleman had been trying to block her ex Martin Pereira a month earlier from visiting their daughter fearing his violent behavior, but a court ruled against it

Teacher accused of sending nude pics to teenage student and having sex with him in an SUV behind a hotel
Teacher accused of sending nude pics to teenage student and having sex with him in an SUV behind a hotel

Lindsey M. Halstead was charged after the teen told police officials that he had sex with the former Waterloo High School teacher in Seneca Falls last year

Lunch lady refuses ​offer to rejoin after school fired her for handing out free food to hungry student
Lunch lady refuses ​offer to rejoin after school fired her for handing out free food to hungry student

Bonnie Kimball does not seem to be interested in getting her job back, claiming that the company is doing it to save face and not because they are concerned about her

Former Idaho cop bludgeoned his elderly parents to death because they didn't let his dog in; kept bodies with him for a week
Former Idaho cop bludgeoned his elderly parents to death because they didn't let his dog in; kept bodies with him for a week

William Taylor has been found guilty on all four counts that he was charged with — first-degree murder, second-degree murder and two felony counts of failing to notify authorities about a death

Republican lawmaker says rapes are mostly 'consensual' or 'date rapes' defending Missouri's abortion ban
Republican lawmaker says rapes are mostly 'consensual' or 'date rapes' defending Missouri's abortion ban

The ban in Missouri as part of the 'Heartbeat Bill' movement in many red states, as part of which Alabama passed a blanket abortion ban on May 14, which does not even exclude rape or incest cases

Vermont mother who put vodka in disabled son's feeding tube leading to his death gets appeal rejected in court
Vermont mother who put vodka in disabled son's feeding tube leading to his death gets appeal rejected in court

According to prosecutors, Melissa Robitille and her boyfriend Walter Richters decided to pour some vodka into her 13-year-old son's feeding tube in an effort to calm him down

Louisiana governor breaks with Democratic Party on abortion, indicates he will sign 'heartbeat' legislation
Louisiana governor breaks with Democratic Party on abortion, indicates he will sign 'heartbeat' legislation

Edwards, who has repeatedly bucked national party leaders on abortion rights, is about to do it again. He's ready to sign legislation that would ban the procedure as early as six weeks of pregnancy, before many women know they are pregnant, when the bill reaches his desk.

Missouri lawmakers pass bill banning abortion after 8 weeks of pregnancy
Missouri lawmakers pass bill banning abortion after 8 weeks of pregnancy

Missouri's Republican-led Legislature has passed a sweeping bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, and Republican Gov. Mike Parson is expected to sign it

Alabama's blanket abortion ban eerily resembles The Handmaid's Tale's dystopian society
Alabama's blanket abortion ban eerily resembles The Handmaid's Tale's dystopian society

The Margaret Atwood fiction, set in a near-future United States, relays a narrative of a totalitarian state resembling a theonomy where women are subjugated by men, who enslave them and take control of their reproductive ability

Self-help guru Tony Robbins accused of sexually harassing and pursuing  female employees, fans
Self-help guru Tony Robbins accused of sexually harassing and pursuing female employees, fans

Robbins, a multimillionaire and a best-selling author, specializes in helping victims of sexual and emotional abuse and also works with people who struggle with addiction and mental illness

Abortion ban: Alabama doctor vows to keep providing abortions even after ban comes into effect
Abortion ban: Alabama doctor vows to keep providing abortions even after ban comes into effect

Medical director of the Alabama Women's Center for Reproductive Alternatives, Dr. Yashica Robinson, says she will not change her daily routine

Abortion-rights groups see massive spike in donations after several US states pass restrictive laws
Abortion-rights groups see massive spike in donations after several US states pass restrictive laws

Alabama abortion rights activist Amanda Reyes said that watching her state's lawmakers impose a blanket anti-abortion law was one of the most horrifyingly frustrating experiences of her life

Donald Trump says criminals who kill cops should 'immediately, but with trial, get the death penalty'
Donald Trump says criminals who kill cops should 'immediately, but with trial, get the death penalty'

The Republican president made the statement during a speech for the National Peace Officers' Memorial Day service on Capitol Hill on Wednesday.

Abortion ban: Has the Republican Party forgotten one of its own pro-life lawmakers who pushed his mistress into abortion?
Abortion ban: Has the Republican Party forgotten one of its own pro-life lawmakers who pushed his mistress into abortion?

After Missouri, several Midwestern states expected to pass similar laws. It only seems right that the country is reminded of the case of Tim Murphy

Ohio State officials knew that sports doctor was sexually abusing athletes, called him 'Dr. Jelly Paws': Report
Ohio State officials knew that sports doctor was sexually abusing athletes, called him 'Dr. Jelly Paws': Report

The claims about Richard Strauss span from 1979 to 1997 — nearly his entire time at Ohio State — and involve athletes from at least 16 sports, plus his work at the student health center and his off-campus clinic.

Social media outrage as woman who shoved elderly man off bus to his death is freed on bail
Social media outrage as woman who shoved elderly man off bus to his death is freed on bail

The woman Cadesha Bishop was asked to be more polite by 74-year-old Serge Fournier after he saw her 'yelling and cursing' at people on the bus

Internet sensation Grumpy Cat dies at age 7 and netizens mourn: 'Her spirit will live through her fans'
Internet sensation Grumpy Cat dies at age 7 and netizens mourn: 'Her spirit will live through her fans'

Tardar Sauce, aka Grumpy Cat, has passed away from complications of urinary tract infection, her owners have confirmed. The internet will miss its most beloved citizen

Arkansas woman poses as sheriff's deputy, walks out of prison with incarcerated boyfriend
Arkansas woman poses as sheriff's deputy, walks out of prison with incarcerated boyfriend

30-year-old Maxine Feldstein pleaded guilty to multiple charges in connection to the incident and was sentenced to three decades in prison, with half the sentence suspended

Mother-daughter duo who murdered pregnant Chicago teen and cut her baby out charged for 'womb raider' plot
Mother-daughter duo who murdered pregnant Chicago teen and cut her baby out charged for 'womb raider' plot

The mother and daughter duo have been charged with first-degree murder and aggravated battery of a child causing permanent disability

America is waging a war against women with its anti-abortion bills and it's not pro-life or religious, it's political
America is waging a war against women with its anti-abortion bills and it's not pro-life or religious, it's political

The United States of America has been very active on the anti-abortion law front and this is what women's rights organizations have to say about the stand

Maleah Davis: Family abductions have to be handled with a 'high level of care', says former detective
Maleah Davis: Family abductions have to be handled with a 'high level of care', says former detective

Investigators working tirelessly to find missing people, especially children, have to go through copious amounts of pressure from the family of the missing child

With the koala becoming 'functionally extinct', here's what needs to be to done to save the species
With the koala becoming 'functionally extinct', here's what needs to be to done to save the species

The iconic marsupial has dropped down in numbers to only 80,000 in the wild with the AKF report declaring the animal as 'functionally extinct'

Man who smothered elderly woman and robbed her suspected of killing 11 others
Man who smothered elderly woman and robbed her suspected of killing 11 others

46-year-old accused serial killer Billy Chemirmir was indicted on Tuesday, May 14, on five additional counts of capital murder in Collin County and six counts in Dallas County

Abolition of cash bail makes a strong case for reduction of overcrowding in jails and helping those with little financial access
Abolition of cash bail makes a strong case for reduction of overcrowding in jails and helping those with little financial access

Not only would removing cash bail help the law be fair to both the rich and the poor, but it would also help with overcrowding of jail and save operators expenses. 

Taiwan approves same-sex marriage as legislature passes law in a first for Asia
Taiwan approves same-sex marriage as legislature passes law in a first for Asia

Lawmakers approved most of a government-sponsored bill that recognizes same-sex marriages and gives couples many of the tax, insurance and child custody benefits available to male-female married couples

68-year-old experienced pilot flying solo dies in plane crash in Los Padres National Forest
68-year-old experienced pilot flying solo dies in plane crash in Los Padres National Forest

Pierre Josefsohn was reported missing after he went flying alone in his 2006 Aviat fixed-wing, single-engine aircraft on Wednesday, May 15, afternoon

Alabama man Michael Samra executed for role in 1997 quadruple killing: 'I would like to thank Jesus for everything he has done for me'
Alabama man Michael Samra executed for role in 1997 quadruple killing: 'I would like to thank Jesus for everything he has done for me'

41-year-old inmate Michael Brandon Samra was refused a reprieve by Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey, after which he was pronounced dead at 7:33 p.m. following a lethal injection at the state prison at Atmore.

Disabled passenger rebukes Southwest Airlines for not allowing him to fly with his necessary lift device on board
Disabled passenger rebukes Southwest Airlines for not allowing him to fly with his necessary lift device on board

Jon Morrow explained how he is unable to move from his wheelchair to an airplane without the help of a special lift device. He also had a letter from his physician stating that it would be extremely dangerous to transfer him by hand on an airplane.

Bored father-of-two raped unconscious woman inside Alaska police station for adventure
Bored father-of-two raped unconscious woman inside Alaska police station for adventure

Devan Thomas Gage was arrested at a Fairbanks Police Department station on Monday and told officers he thought it would be "adventurous" to rape an unconscious woman

Boxer who kissed journalist without consent has to complete sex harassment counseling before he gets back into the ring
Boxer who kissed journalist without consent has to complete sex harassment counseling before he gets back into the ring

Boxer Kubrat Pulev is also required to pay a fine of $2,500 fine by the commission. The fine is the maximum allowed by the state.

NYPD used Woody Harrelson's picture in its facial recognition system to catch lookalike beer thief
NYPD used Woody Harrelson's picture in its facial recognition system to catch lookalike beer thief

Security footage of the thief was too pixelated and produced no matches while high-quality images of Woody Harrelson, a three-time Oscar nominee, returned several possible matches and led to one arrest.

Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Chicago area; scattered hail and strong wind likely
Severe thunderstorm warning issued for Chicago area; scattered hail and strong wind likely

The weather watch reportedly includes Bureau, Ford, Iroquois, La Salle, Marshall, Putnam, Whiteside, Carroll, Grundy, Kankakee, Lee, Mercer, Rock Island, Will, De Kalb, Henry, Kendall, Livingston, Ogle and Stark counties.

12 hospitalized after F-16 fighter jet carrying weapons crashes into warehouse at California Air Reserve Base
12 hospitalized after F-16 fighter jet carrying weapons crashes into warehouse at California Air Reserve Base

The crash happened as the pilot was landing following a routine training mission, luckily the pilot ejected in time and was unhurt.