86-year-old Doris Payne, who’s earned notoriety as an international jewelthief has been arrested again for stealing. This time, however, it wasn’t high-priced jewels, but about $86 worth of merchandise from an Atlanta-area Walmart.
Excessive social media use can take its toll in myriad ways, but sometimes it can have devastating consequences. In the case of 21-year-old Cheyenne Summer Stuckey, too much Facebook led to the death of her 6-month-old Zayla Hernandez.
The employees at an unspecified fast food restaurant in Tacoma, Washington were given quite a scare this week when a 19-year-old woman pulled a gun on them for shorting her a chicken nugget.
DATELINE Lars Itzo’s ‘worst mistake’: A murdered wife, a manslaughter charge, and a lifetime of regret
Lars Itzo always maintained that the murder of his wife, Debora Kelly, was “the worst mistake” of his life–because he pulled the trigger of the gun that killed her. The Dateline Lars Itzo episode is the first full-length, in-depth study of the couple’s marriage, the circumstances surrounding Debora’s death, and the ensuing trial, which saw […]
I Am Homicide is back with its second season, and the Investigation Discovery hit is earning strong reviews and ratings alike. However, keen-eyed fans of Detective Garry McFadden have noticed one particular omission among the just-announced descriptions of the second season’s expanded offerings: unlike early seasons of Homicide Hunter or the debut of Murder Chose […]
The Dateline Cara Rintala retrial episode focuses on the Annamarie Cochrane murder, the first in Massachusets history in which a woman was convicted of her wife’s murder. The case became notable also because of the two separate retrials–in other words, three total trials, spanning nearly seven years–necessary to convict Cara Rintala, who married Annamarie Cochrane […]
Cash Freeman is being hailed as a hero this week, following a weekend incident in which he shot and killed an Oklahoma man drowning twin babies in a tub while the babies’ mother looked on. Freeman, of Ada OK, learned what was happening from his 12-year-old granddaughter. According to IBT, he rushed to the home […]
DATELINE Gregory Owens Maine shooting leaves wife Rachel with a bullet in her head & unanswered questions
Dateline‘s latest episode considers the peculiar and disturbing case of Gregory Owens, an outwardly mild-mannered ex-Army sharpshooter, and of a visit Gregory’s wife Rachel paid to some friends in a neighboring state one night just before Christmas in 2014. The basic facts of the case are these. Gregory and Rachel Owens settled in Londonderry NH […]