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54-year-old Milwaukee man Andrez Martina is accused of killing his grandson with a sledgehammer because he says the 12-year-old stole money. 

A church in Owo, Nigeria was subject to a mass shooting this past Sunday (June 5) when assailants opened fire & killed least 50.

After killing 3 people over the span of 5 years as a Wauwatosa cop, Joseph Mensah has just avoided charges in the most recent murder.

A ruling in the 2017 murder case of '80s rapper The Kidd Creole has finally been determined, and unfortunately for the hip-hop pioneer it looks like he'll be spending 16 years behind bars.

A Washington, D.C. woman was found stabbed to death in her Fifth District apartment following a fit of rage from her late newborn's father when he discovered she dumped their two-month-old's lifeless body in the trash after accidentally smothering him in her sleep last year.

Two men added to Detroit's bubbling crime rate recently after being charged with murder when police discovered a man dead in the doorway of a building on Greenfield Road over on the city's west side.

On the 10th anniversary of Trayvon Martin's tragic and senseless murder, we pay tribute to the loss of a bright young soul that lost his life due to prejudice simply based on the color of his skin.

The union of one estranged NYC couple came to a brutal end after the husband not only ran over his wife multiple times, but decided to seal the deal afterwards by chopping her up with a machete as their two grandchildren watched. Oh, and get this: he's a former pastor!

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Fans of TikTok influencer Rory Teasley are mourning his death after his boyfriend of 10 years allegedly strangled him during a fight over a video game. 

The New Year began on a shockingly violent and extremely sad note for three young boys after their mother was allegedly murdered in front of them by her boyfriend, Florida rapper J $tash, before he turned the gun on himself.

It looks like many are calling for a citywide shutdown of Atlanta's well-known water boys biz after it reportedly led to the shooting death of an 18-year-old last summer.