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'RHONJ' star Kim DePaola's burning car found holding remains of double homicide

Two men have been charged with murder after two dead bodies were found inside a burning car owned by Real Housewives of New Jersey star Kim DePaola on Friday, authorities said.Clarence Williams, 26, Gerry Thomas, 28, both of New Jerseywere arrested and held without bail around 11 p.m. Monday,...

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 10:41am

'RHONJ' star Kim DiPaola's burning car found holding remains of double homicide

Two men have been charged with murder after two dead bodies were found inside a burning car owned by Real Housewives of New Jersey star Kim DePaola on Friday, authorities said.Clarence Williams, 26, Gerry Thomas, 28, both of New Jerseywere arrested and held without bail around 11 p.m. Monday, the...

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 9:43am

Ex-state trooper charged in fatal shooting of pregnant wife in 2014

Montgomery County prosecutors have charged a former state police trooper with fatally shooting his wife and their unborn daughter, two years after the shooting.Joseph Miller, 36, was arrested Friday on charges of involuntary manslaughter in the 2014 death of his pregnant wife, Joanna, Montgomery...

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 2:24pm

Suspect faces murder charges in hit-and-run death of EMT in the Bronx

The man who authorities say stole an ambulance then ran over and killed anEMT Thursday night in the Bronx, now faces murder charges.Jose Gonzalez, 25, of the Bronx, is charged with murder, grand larceny and operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs, the NYPD said this morning.The EMT,...

Friday, March 17, 2017 - 9:05am

Police release DNA profile of likely killer in Princeton jogger case

The person who killed 27-year-old Vanessa Marcottewhen she took an afternoon jog near her mother's Princeton, Massachusetts, home in August is likely an athletic man in his 30s, according to a DNA profile police released Thursday.The killer had a shaved or short hair and is of average height, based...

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 11:24am

Jury selection starts in Aaron Hernandez double-murder trial

Jury selection started Tuesday in the double-murder trial of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez.The former Patriots tight end is charged with two counts of first-degree murder in the July 16, 2012, killings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtadooutside a nightclub inBoston’s South End.Prosecutors say...

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 9:22pm

Snowblower uncovers dead body in Lynn

A man using a snowblower to clear a path early Monday morning in Lynn uncovered a homicide, police said.The discovery was made around 5 a.m. according to the Essex County District Attorney's office.The victim, identified as Carlos Aponte, 38, had visible injuries to his upper chest and lower neck,...

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 2:27am

Rachelle Bond guilty of helping cover up daughter's murder

Rachelle Bond, mother of Bella Bond, who’s decomposing body washed up on the Boston shore in 2015, pleaded guilty Friday to helping cover up her daughter’s murder.Bond was charged as an accessory after the fact in the slaying of 2-year-old Bella Bond. She also faced larceny charges for continuing...

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 10:37pm

Mother of accused killer of Queens jogger insists he's innocent

The mother of the young man accused of killing Queens jogger Karina Vetrano last summer spoke to news media for the first time Wednesday and said her son needs mental health counselling, but would never harm anyone."I raised my son to be a God-fearing man and to respect life," Vita Lewis told...

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 5:51pm

Karina Vetrano’s family seeks ideas on donating reward money

Just days after Karina Vetrano’s body was found on a running path in Howard Beach last summer, her family set up a GoFundMe page to raise reward money to find her killer.Now that a man has been arrested for the 30-year-old’s death, her parents, Phil and Cathy Vetrano, are asking the public where...

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 9:06pm

Karina Vetrano murder suspect decided to take his rage out on her: Report

Police are revealing what may have led Chanel Lewis to allegedly strangle Queens jogger Karina Vetrano and what in his past could have pointed to the brutal murder.Five years ago, when the 20-year-old was still in high school, Lewis said “I want to stab all the girls,’’ the New York Post reported....

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 5:36am

Police announce arrest in 2015 killing of Port Richmond mother

Philadelphia Police have charged a suspect in the 2015 killing of a Port Richmond woman inside her home, authorities said Friday.Stephanie Dzikowski, 22, was found dead on July 30. 2015, on the floor of her bedroom, just feet away from where her infant daughter sat.Police say thatJames Jones, 28,...

Friday, February 3, 2017 - 9:53pm

William Shakespeare charged with murder

William Shakespeare has been charged with murder.A 29-year-old fugitive bearing the name of the literary giant is accused of killing another man in a Mattapan barber shop on June 14, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley said in a statement.Shakespeare was arrested Tuesday morning in the...

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 1:19am

Philly activists pray for #ViolenceFreeFeb

President Donald Trump's comments last week that Philadelphia's murder rate is "terribly increasing" may have been a lot of hot air, but local activists are nonetheless alarmed by the number of killings on the streets.The start of 2017 has been so bloody that activists are calling for a violence-...

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 5:00am

Judge rules Aaron Hernandez's tattoos can be used as evidence in murder trial

A judge ruled Tuesday that the tatoos of convicted murderer and former New England PatriotAaron Hernandez can be used as evidence in his upcoming double murder trial, WBZ reported.Hernandez's lawyers were trying to keep the tattoos out of the trial, in which he is charged with killing Daniel de...

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 2:21pm

Charles Manson's 'health is failing': Report

Charles Manson maybe serving his final days in prison, according to a published report.The convicted mass murderer is at the Corcoran State Prisonwhere he is serving a life sentence, corrections officials said on Saturday, following recent reports that the hippie-era cult leader had been...

Monday, January 9, 2017 - 10:24am

Ex-Penn professor, wife-killer, released from prison

Ten years after bludgeoning his wife to death with an exercise bar in the their Montgomery County home, former University of Pennsylvania professor Rafael Robb was released from prison Sunday.Robb, 66, and his late wife, Ellen Gregory Robb, were in the midst of a divorce when he —in a fit of rage...

Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 12:19pm

Bucks County couple charged in teen girl's horrific rape, murder

A man and his girlfriend were arraigned Sunday on a slate of charges accusing them of the rape, murder and dismemberment of the woman'sadopted daughter.Jacob Sullivan, 44, of Horsham,was arrested Saturday and charged with the grisly July slaying of Grace Packer, 14, of Abington Township, the Bucks...

Sunday, January 8, 2017 - 9:37am

Queens shooting is first homicide of 2017: police

New York City's first known homicide of 2017 took the life of a 31-year-old man who was shot Monday morning during an attempted robbery in Queens.Ricky Kalisaran was fatally shot in the chest and his brother Sunny Kalisaran, 24, was hospitalized after trying to disarm a robber on124th Street near...

Monday, January 2, 2017 - 3:43pm

Prosecutors say tattoos link Aaron Hernandez to double murder

Prosecutors say two of Aaron Hernandez's tattoos link him to a 2012 murder, but lawyers forthe former Patriots tight end want to block jurors from seeing the tattoos at the upcoming trial.Hernandez is charged with killing two men in a drive-by shooting after one of the men allegedly bumped into him...

Tuesday, December 27, 2016 - 5:28pm