Homicide Headlines

  • Top US diplomat heads to Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi

    A Turkish forensics teams finished a search for evidence in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul early Tuesday morning over the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, as reports circulated that the kingdom may concede the killing took place there. Technicians in...

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  • Man convicted of killing neighbor while she cleared snow

    A western Michigan man accused of killing his neighbor while she cleared snow has been found guilty of first-degree murder. Wendell Popejoy is set to be sentenced on Nov. 5. … Click to Continue

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  • Man convicted of killing neighbor while she cleared snow

    A western Michigan man accused of killing his neighbor while she cleared snow has been found guilty of first-degree murder. Wendell Popejoy is set to be sentenced on Nov. 5. … Click to Continue

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  • Catholic priest killed in northern Mexico

    Authorities in the northern Mexican state of Baja California are investigating the apparent slaying of a Roman Catholic priest in the municipality of Playas de Rosarito. Tijuana Archbishop Francisco Moreno Barron announced the death of Icmar Arturo Orta in a statement issued Sunday. An...

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  • January trial set for man charged with killing golf champ

    A judge has scheduled a January trial for a 22-year-old Iowa drifter charged with killing a top amateur golfer from Spain. District Judge Bethany Currie ruled Monday that Collin Richards will stand trial Jan. 15 for first-degree murder in the death of Iowa State University student Celia...

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  • Mexican officials arrest last suspect in activist’s killing

    Mexican authorities have arrested a man accused of participating in the killing of an activist last year

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  • Germany preparing to deport convicted Sept 11 suspect

    Germany is preparing to deport a Moroccan man convicted in Hamburg of helping three of the Sept. 11 attackers as they got ready to strike New York and Washington

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  • Germany preparing to deport convicted Sept 11 suspect

    Germany is preparing to deport a Moroccan man convicted in Hamburg of helping three of the Sept. 11 attackers as they got ready to strike New York and Washington. Mounir el-Motassadeq was convicted in 2006 of membership in a terrorist organization and accessory to murder for his part in the...

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  • Newspaper says there's audio of US journalist's slaying

    Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple Watch he wore when he walked into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul over a week ago, a pro-government Turkish newspaper reported Saturday. The new claim published by the Sabah...

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  • Saudi stocks drop after Trump threat over missing writer

    The Saudi stock market dropped sharply in the week’s first day of trading after President Trump threatened “severe punishment” over the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.

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  • Newspaper says Turkey has audio of Saudi writer's slaying

    Turkish officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from the Apple Watch he wore when he walked into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul over a week ago, a pro-government Turkish newspaper reported Saturday. The new claim published by the Sabah...

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  • Floods, landslides kill 11 children in Indonesia

    Police say torrential rains have triggered floods and landslides on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, killing at least 11 children at a devastated school. Local police chief Irsan Sinuhaji said a river overflowed in North Sumatra's Mandailing Natal district and swept away 20 children...

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  • Police investigating Spanish golfer's death find 3 knives

    Court records indicate police in Iowa have recovered three knives in an investigation into the killing of a top amateur golfer from Spain. Collin Richards is charged with first-degree murder in the Sept. 17 stabbing of Celia Barquin Arozamena, an Iowa State University standout, at a golf...

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  • Woman says she fatally stabbed husband after tripping on rug

    A Florida woman charged with killing her husband told investigators she accidentally stabbed him after tripping on a rug. The Orlando Sentinel reports Rachel Fidanian of Lakeland was charged this week with second-degree murder for the June 25 death of her 40-year-old husband, Bryant...

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  • Pakistani judge orders execution of convicted child killer

    A Pakistani judge has signed the execution order for a serial child killer convicted of killing eight children in eastern Punjab province. Mohammad Imran was sentenced to death in February after a Lahore court convicted him of killing the children, including a 7-year-old Zainab Ansari whose...

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  • Funeral held for Bulgarian journalist Viktoria Marinova

    Hundreds of relatives, friends and colleagues of slain Bulgaria journalist Viktoria Marinova attended her funeral in her native town of Ruse on Friday, just after German police announced that a suspect has acknowledged attacking her. People queued at the Holy Trinity Cathedral to pay...

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  • German prosecutors: man admits Bulgarian journalist attack

    German prosecutors say the suspect arrested in the slaying of a Bulgarian television journalist has confessed to the attack but denies raping and robbing her

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  • Purported mother of suspect in Bulgaria slaying speaks out

    The mother of the suspect arrested for the rape and killing of a Bulgarian television journalist has reportedly said her son admitted the murder to her. Bulgarian private Nova TV station on Thursday broadcast an interview with Nadezhda Krassimirova, the purported mother of Severin...

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  • Purported mother of suspect in Bulgaria slaying speaks out

    The mother of the suspect arrested for the rape and killing of a Bulgarian television journalist has reportedly said her son admitted the murder to her

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  • Suspect in Bulgarian journalist slaying arrested in Germany

    A suspect in the rape and killing of a Bulgarian television journalist whose work highlighted corruption in the East European country has been arrested in Germany, officials said Wednesday. Bulgaria's prosecutor general, Sotir Tsatsarov, confirmed the arrest of Severin Krassimirov, a...

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  • Suspect in Bulgarian journalist slaying arrested in Germany

    Officials in Bulgaria say a suspect in the rape and killing of an investigative journalist has been arrested in Germany

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  • The Latest: Suspect charged in Kansas City-area shootings

    The Latest on a man arrested after a series of shootings in the Kansas City area that left three dead (all times local): 6:05 p.m. A man is facing a total of 18 charges including murder after a series of shootings in the Kansas City area left three people dead and two wounded. The...

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  • Bulgarian journalist killed after reporting on corruption

    Bulgarian police are investigating the rape, beating and slaying of a female television reporter whose body was dumped near the Danube River after she reported on the possible misuse of European Union funds in Bulgaria

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  • The Latest: Germany condemns killing of Bulgarian journalist

    The Latest on the rape and slaying of a Bulgarian journalist (all times local): 2 p.m. The German government has sharply condemned the killing of a Bulgarian journalist, calling it "a brutal and dreadful murder." A spokesman for the German Foreign Ministry said that it's imperative...

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