Murder

  • Murder charge filed after nurses seen on camera laughing as veteran gasps for breath

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. — A grand jury has indicted two nurses and an aide on numerous charges, including felony murder in one case, in the death of an elderly patient who slowly died in front of them. In November, the Brookhaven Police Department launched a criminal investigation into 89-year-old...
  • Uber Eats driver claims self-defense in shooting that killed customer, attorney says

    ATLANTA – An Uber Eats driver who police said shot and killed a customer turned himself in Monday afternoon. Only Channel 2’s Tom Jones was there when Robert Bivines, 37, arrived at the jail with his attorney. The Atlanta Police Department’s Homicide Unit secured an arrest warrant for felony murder on Monday....
  • Rapper’s brother shot to death outside House of Fresh boutique

       The victim was found by police shot in the chest outside a boutique owned by Drumma Boy Fresh.   ATLANTA – The man who shot to death Saturday outside a northwest Atlanta boutique owned by a local rapper has been identified as the owner’s brother.Miles Ferrell, 48, is...
  • Former nurse charged with killing 97 more patients

    A German nurse who is already serving a life sentence for two murders has been charged with killing 97 more patients over several years at two hospitals in northwestern Germany, prosecutors said Monday. The new indictment against Niels Hoegel was expected after officials said in November that he may have...
  • Protests erupt over rape, murder of 7-year-old girl in Pakistan

    Karachi, Pakistan (CNN)Protesters marched for a second day Thursday in the Pakistani city of Kasur over the rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl whose body was found dumped on a garbage pile. Zainab’s killing has angered local people who say the authorities in Punjab province have done too...
  • 3 arrested in North Carolina killing, including 2 in Georgia

    GASTONIA, N.C. (AP) – Three people have been arrested in connection the slaying of a man whose body was found on a rural North Carolina road. The Jeff Davis County Sheriff’s Office in Georgia said in a statement that deputies arrested 27-year-old Doris Maribel Alvarado-Peraza and 33-year-old Maynor Hernan Ortega...
  • Man Charged With Murder Of Rihanna’s Cousin

    A 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Rihanna’s cousin, Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne, according to local news outlet Barbados Today. Alleyne was shot and killed in the singer’s native home of Barbados on Boxing Day (December 26). The publication reports that Shawayne DaShawn Williams appeared in...
  • 12 dead, more than 260 injured in South Africa passenger train crash

    South Africa’s transport minister said Thursday that at least 12 people were killed and more than 260 were injured in a collision between a truckload  and a passenger train. Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi told journalists that the truck driver was “taking chances” when he tried to cross the railway...
  • Two security guards killed at Las Vegas hotel-casino

    Two Las Vegas security guards were fatally shot Saturday while investigating a disturbance in a room at a hotel-casino and the suspected shooter is facing critical injuries after turning the gun on himself, police said. The gunman’s motive wasn’t known but investigators believe it was an isolated incident. “I...