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Crime

  1. capitol insurrection
    Man Charged in Capitol Riot Called for AOC’s AssassinationGarret Miller reportedly tweeted “assassinate AOC” on the day of the attack.
  2. capitol riot
    A Proud Boys Organizer Has Been Arrested for His Role in the Capitol RiotJoseph Biggs, who belongs to the far-right extremist group and stormed the building on January 6, is facing a slate of federal charges.
  3. crime
    The Last Man Set to Be Executed by the Trump AdministrationWhat to know about Dustin Higgs, the final person scheduled to be killed in Trump’s cruel and unprecedented execution spree.
  4. capitol insurrection
    Pence Won’t Invoke the 25th Amendment Against TrumpThe impeachment process is moving forward nonetheless.
  5. capitol insurrection
    ‘QAnon Shaman’ in Federal Custody Granted Special Organic Diet“He gets very sick if he doesn’t eat organic food,” Jake Angeli’s mom said.
  6. crime
    A Manatee Was Found With ‘Trump’ Scraped Into Its BackAuthorities are investigating the disfigurement, which is illegal under state and federal laws.
  7. capitol insurrection
    Insurrectionist’s Ex-wife Identified Him to the FedsAnd she wasn’t the only one to recognize him from footage of the riot.
  8. capitol insurrection
    Terrifying Details About the Capitol Hill Riots Keep Coming OutReporters and lawmakers are sharing harrowing accounts of the insurrection.
  9. racism
    Terrible Woman Reaffirms That She’s TerribleMiya Ponsetto, who attacked a Black teenager and accused him of stealing her phone, gave a jaw-droppingly rude interview to Gayle King.
  10. crime
    A Black Woman Was Assaulted by a Mob of Trump SupportersThe Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the violent attack as a hate crime.
  11. capitol insurrection
    Where Is the ‘Law and Order’ Now?“So peaceful Black Lives Matter protesters get tear-gassed, but right-wing extremists get into the Capitol? Got it.”
  12. the cut podcast
    The Truth About False MemoriesHow an accusation of sexual assault turned shaky science into a widely accepted truth, on this week’s episode of The Cut podcast.
  13. psychology
    The Memory WarJennifer Freyd accused her father of sexual abuse. Her parents’ attempt to discredit her created a defense for countless sex offenders.
  14. crime
    None of the Officers Involved in Shooting Jacob Blake Will Face ChargesBlake’s attorney said the decision “failed not only Jacob and his family but the community that protested and demanded justice.”
  15. racism
    A Woman Falsely Accused a Black Teenager of Stealing Her PhoneHere’s everything we know about the incident involving “Soho Karen,” which is under investigation by the NYPD and the Manhattan DA.
  16. crime
    Everything We Know About the Nashville ExplosionOn Christmas morning, an explosive detonated inside an RV parked in downtown Nashville. Officials have identified the bomber as Anthony Quinn Warner.
  17. power
    Two More Police Officers to Be Fired in Breonna Taylor CaseLouisville’s interim police chief has issued termination letters to detectives Myles Cosgrove and Joshua Jaynes.
  18. crime
    The Officer Who Killed Tamir Rice Won’t Face Federal ChargesThe Justice Department has officially declined to prosecute Timothy Loehmann and Frank Garmback.
  19. from the archives
    From the Archives: Party Boy in a CageRevisiting New York’s 2006 profile of Michael Alig.
  20. crime
    Lori Loughlin Is Headed Home From Prison AlreadyThe actress has reportedly been released from federal prison after serving nearly two months for her involvement in the college admissions scandal.
  21. crime
    What We Know About the Plot to Kidnap Gretchen WhitmerSix men have now been indicted on federal kidnapping conspiracy charges.
  22. the epstein case
    What We Know About Jean-Luc Brunel, One of the Men Closest to EpsteinThe French modeling agent, who’s been accused of trafficking underage girls to Epstein, was arrested on Wednesday.
  23. crime
    Fashion Mogul Arrested on Sex-Trafficking ChargesPeter Nygard is accused of sexually assaulting over 50 women. They say he used violence, intimidation, and company resources to prey on them.
  24. crime
    Japan’s ‘Twitter Killer’ Has Been Sentenced to DeathTakahiro Shiraishi had confessed to killing nine people, including eight women he had stalked on social media.
  25. power
    Florida Continues to Target a Top COVID-19 Data ScientistUnraveling the state’s case against Rebekah Jones, who says she was fired for refusing to manipulate coronavirus data.
  26. obits
    Daisy Coleman’s Mom Has Died by Apparent SuicideMelinda Coleman was found dead four months after her daughter, the survivor of a high-profile rape case, died by suicide.
  27. whoops!
    Let’s Check In on Rudy Giuliani’s Star WitnessA scintillating update re: freelance IT consultant Mellissa Carone.
  28. crime
    What Happened to Quawan Charles?A Black teen was found dead in a field. His family says he looked “like he’d been tortured.” Law enforcement still hasn’t ruled his death a homicide.
  29. fear vs. fun
    Cops Bust 80-Person Party at a Sex Club in QueensThe illicit event was a swingers’ party organized by Caligula New York.
  30. crime
    Hate Crime Rates Haven’t Been This High in Over a DecadeAccording to new FBI figures for 2019.
  31. crime
    Over 82,000 People Are Reportedly Suing the Boy Scouts for Sex AbuseThe organization has been deluged with complaints ahead of a court-mandated filing deadline.
  32. crime
    Ex-Cop in Breonna Taylor’s Case Sued for Sexual AssaultFormer Louisville police officer Brett Hankison exploited his position to “prey on innocent women,” a lawsuit states.
  33. crime
    Two Popes Accused of Overlooking Warnings About Top Cardinal’s AbuseTheodore McCarrick was defrocked last year, after being accused of sexual abuse. But the allegations had been known for decades, a new report says.
  34. crime
    Salt Life Co-Founder Reportedly Admits to Killing Teen GirlfriendMichael Hutto, 54, is in jail after 18-year-old Lora Grace Duncan was found dead in their Florida hotel room.
  35. power
    Revenge Porn Perpetrator Officially Elected to Kansas HouseAaron Coleman refused to drop his election bid, even after admitting to multiple allegations of abuse.
  36. sausage king
    The Sausage King … in the Sauna … With a Crossbow?A look at today’s wildest crime headline.
  37. power
    Three Dead in Knife Attack in FranceThe attack comes amid a period of growing tension in France over secularism and religious equality.
  38. nxivm
    NXIVM Founder Keith Raniere Sentenced to 120 Years in PrisonLast year, Raniere was found guilty of sex trafficking and racketeering, among other charges, for his role in running a sex cult.
  39. police brutality
    Philadelphia Police Fatally Shot a Black Man in Front of His MomFollowing the shooting of 27-year-old Walter Wallace Jr., people took to the streets in protest.
  40. oh no
    Phil Collins’s Ex-Wife Is Allegedly Staging an Armed Occupation of His HomeIn a countersuit, the ex now accuses Collins of spying on her via secret hidden cameras.
  41. ghislaine maxwell
    The Deposition Ghislaine Maxwell Doesn’t Want You to SeeShe fought for years to keep it sealed. Now it’s public.
  42. the kim wall case
    Kim Wall’s Killer Briefly Escaped from PrisonPeter Madsen took a staff member hostage and fled a Danish prison.
  43. crime
    Amy Cooper Made a Second, Even Worse 911 CallHer viral encounter with Christian Cooper wasn’t the only false and threatening call she made, prosecutors say.
  44. power
    An Unarmed Black Man Tried to Shake Hands With a Cop. He Was Shot Dead.Jonathan Price, 31, was shot four times in the torso after his family says he broke up a domestic dispute.
  45. crime
    An 80-Year-Old Was Killed After Asking a Man to Wear a MaskRocco Sapienza confronted a fellow bar patron for not wearing a mask. The man shoved him to the ground so forcefully, he died.
  46. power
    The St. Louis Gun Couple Face More ChargesMark and Patricia McCloskey have reportedly been indicted on charges of tampering with evidence.
  47. the bigger picture
    ‘This Is Breonna Taylor’s Home’: Scenes From LouisvillePhotographer J.D. Barnes captures the anguish and the outrage over the grand jury’s decision in Breonna Taylor’s killing.
  48. crime
    Jerry From Cheer Arrested on Child-Pornography ChargesThe arrest follows allegations from two twin boys who say the Cheer star solicited sex and nude pictures from them.
  49. crime
    Everything We Know About the Deeply Suspicious ‘Doomsday Couple’Months after two Idaho children were found dead, their mother and her husband have been charged with felonies.
  50. crime
    What We Know About the Death of Daniel PrudeRochester’s police chief has resigned, months after officers placed Prude in a spit hood during a brutal arrest.
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