Homicide

Duane "Dog" Chapman, center, joins the family of Christian Rodgers and their lawyers Monday, July 31, 2017, as they announce a wrongful death lawsuit that claims New Jersey's new bail reform measures are to blame for Rodgers' shooting death in April 2017, in Trenton, N.J. Chapman, the former star of the "Dog the Bounty Hunter" television show, has been an outspoken critic of the reforms, which proponents say are meant to keep defendants from being stuck in jail mainly because they can't afford bail. Defendants named in the suit include Gov. Chris Christie, who has championed the reforms, and state Attorney General Christopher Porrino. (AP Photo/Bruce Shipkowski)
July 31, 2017 - 3:10 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The former star of "Dog the Bounty Hunter" has joined a legal effort to have New Jersey's new bail rules thrown out, claiming the changes are "not working and are causing deaths." Duane "Dog" Chapman spoke Monday during a news conference at the federal court building in Trenton...
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Duane "Dog" Chapman, center, joins the family of Christian Rodgers and their lawyers Monday, July 31, 2017, as they announce a wrongful death lawsuit that claims New Jersey's new bail reform measures are to blame for Rodgers' shooting death in April 2017, in Trenton, N.J. Chapman, the former star of the "Dog the Bounty Hunter" television show, has been an outspoken critic of the reforms, which proponents say are meant to keep defendants from being stuck in jail mainly because they can't afford bail. Defendants named in the suit include Gov. Chris Christie, who has championed the reforms, and state Attorney General Christopher Porrino. (AP Photo/Bruce Shipkowski)
July 31, 2017 - 2:56 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The former star of "Dog the Bounty Hunter" has joined a legal effort to have New Jersey's new bail rules thrown out, claiming the changes are "not working and are causing deaths." Duane "Dog" Chapman spoke Monday during a news conference at the federal court building in Trenton...
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July 31, 2017 - 12:27 pm
LONDON (AP) — A 16-year-old boy has been convicted of manslaughter for killing a Polish man whose death raised concerns about hate crimes in Britain. A jury found the boy guilty on Monday of punching 40-year-old Arkadiusz Jozwik, who struck his head as he fell to the ground outside a pizza parlor...
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A woman places flowers near a supermarket in Hamburg, Germany, Saturday, July 29, 2017. A man armed with a kitchen knife fatally stabbed one person at athe supermarket Friday in the northern German city of Hamburg and six others were injured as he fled, police said. He was overpowered and arrested. (Markus Scholz/dpa via AP)
July 29, 2017 - 2:37 pm
BERLIN (AP) — A Palestinian man who allegedly stabbed one person to death and wounded six others in Hamburg was known to authorities as a suspected Islamic radical but was also considered psychologically unstable, German officials said Saturday. The suspect, a 26-year-old who had no identity papers...
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July 29, 2017 - 8:30 am
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian criminal court has preliminarily sentenced eight people to death over charges of murder during an attack on a police station in a Cairo suburb in 2013. Saturday's ruling referred the case to the Grand Mufti — the country's top theological authority — to solicit his non-...
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Police officers stand in front of the supermarket in Hamburg, Germany, Friday, July 28, 2017, where a man with a knife fatally stabbed one person and wounded four others as he fled, police said. He was then arrested. (Markus Scholz/dpa via AP)
July 29, 2017 - 7:40 am
BERLIN (AP) — A Palestinian man who allegedly stabbed one person to death and wounded six others in Hamburg was known to authorities as a suspected Islamic radical but also was psychologically unstable, German officials said Saturday. The suspect, a 26-year-old who had no identity papers other than...
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FILE - This July 22, 2017 file photo provided by the Merced County Sheriff, shows Obdulia Sanchez, in Merced, Calif. Prosecutors charged Sanchez, a teenage driver on Wednesday, July 26, with vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated and other counts after she lost control of her car while livestreaming on Instagram and recorded a crash that killed her younger sister. Sanchez was driving the car on Friday when it veered onto the shoulder of a road about 75 miles northwest of Fresno, authorities said. (Merced County Sheriff via AP, File)
July 28, 2017 - 9:49 pm
LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — A teenage driver accused of causing a crash that killed her younger sister while livestreaming on Instagram will remain in jail after a California judge on Friday refused to lower bail. Obdulia Sanchez, wearing yellow jail garb, sobbed as she entered the Merced County...
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July 28, 2017 - 12:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors in Philadelphia say a 69-year-old man has been charged with the shooting deaths of his next-door neighbors over what police say was an ongoing dispute. The Philadelphia District Attorney's office said Friday two counts of first-degree murder have been against Kenneth...
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July 28, 2017 - 9:41 am
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A drunken driver who was convicting of causing a crash that killed his 16-year-old son will remain in prison after a Pennsylvania court rejected his appeal. State Superior Court Judge Mary Jane Bowes cited 42-year-old Brian Roles' extensive criminal record and that he changed...
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Passengers of the Emerald Princess cruise ship disembark on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Juneau, Alaska, hours after arriving at port. A domestic dispute aboard the cruise ship led to the death of a 39-year-old Utah woman, and the FBI is investigating what happened in U.S. waters off Alaska, the agency said Wednesday. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer)
July 28, 2017 - 3:21 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A Utah real estate agent killed on an Alaska cruise was remembered by her employer as a trusted adviser and valued sales associate. Kristy Manzanares was found dead Tuesday night as the cruise ship Emerald Princess traveled between Ketchikan and Juneau. Her husband, Kenneth...
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