Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Headlines & Global News

CRIMINAL

Golden Scales Of Justice

South Carolina Courts Exhibit Massive Racial Bias Against African Americans During Sentencing Decisions, Study Says

Mar 05, 2016 11:05 AM EST

African Americans in South Carolina face longer sentences and an increased likelihood of being jailed in comparison to their white counterparts due to the high degree of power that judges have over sentencing decisions, according to a new study.

Tel Aviv Shooting

Tel Aviv Shooting Leaves 2 Dead, 7 Injured (WATCH)

Jan 02, 2016 05:25 AM EST

A gunman opened fire near a crowded pub in Tel Aviv on Friday killing two and wounding seven.

Lati Grobman and Christa Campbell

HNGN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Christa Campbell And Lati Grobman Are Female Movie Producers Looking For Big Action And Clever Thrillers

Oct 12, 2015 11:42 AM EDT

Christa Campbell and Lati Grobman are behind the hard-hitting documentary “Winter on Fire” and the upcoming origin story for “Texas Chainsaw Massacre” menace Leatherface.

Black Museum

Scotland Yard's Notorious 'Black Museum' Opens Friday

Oct 05, 2015 05:35 PM EDT

Scotland Yard's norotious 'Black Museum' – a curation of artifiacts from some of the most notorious crimes ever committed – are set to go on display at the Museum of London on Friday.

Lethal Injection

Oklahoma Court Halts 3 Executions After Drug Mix-Up

Oct 03, 2015 10:34 AM EDT

A mix-up by the drug supplier to the Oklahoma execution team has caused the states attorney's office to file with Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals asking to halt all scheduled executions indefinitely.

crime

Low Heart Rate Predicts Criminal Behavior, Study Says

Sep 10, 2015 02:25 AM EDT

Nearly 40 percent of those with a low heart rate were more likely to commit violent crimes and were 25 percent more likely to commit nonviolent crimes compared to those with high heart rate.

Immigrant

Obama Administration Continues To Release Convicted Criminal Illegal Aliens Into U.S. - Over 10,000 As Of End Of March

May 28, 2015 04:34 PM EDT

Even though ICE officers encountered some 47,000 aliens labeled a criminal threat in the first six months of this fiscal year, they only took enforcement action against about 19,000, according to Jessica Vaughan of the Center for Immigration Studies.

cat

Purrr-fect Escape? Drug Suspect Foils Police, Puts GPS Monitor on His Cat, Skips Town

Apr 30, 2015 07:48 AM EDT

You think cats are only good for getting fur on your black pants right before you leave for work, drinking out of your glass when there is a perfectly fresh bowl of water on the floor and always somehow taking up enough awkward space on your queen-size bed with their little kitty bodies so that you have no room to lay down? Oh, yeah, cats are good for that stuff. They're also pretty good at helping you when you need to flee the country to avoid drug charges.

Handcuff Master

Man Escapes Handcuffs, Impresses Police (WATCH)

Feb 17, 2015 02:13 PM EST

The police officers aren't even upset... they're impressed!

IRS

IRS Seized $242 Million From Law-Abiding Americans' Bank Accounts Without Proof Of Any Criminal Wrongdoing

Feb 07, 2015 07:15 AM EST

Hundreds of millions of dollars were seized by the Internal Revenue Service from bank accounts of law-abiding U.S. citizens over the past decade, often without evidence of any criminal wrongdoing.

King Abdullah

9/11 Terrorist Attacks Were Sponsored By Prominent Members Of Saudi Arabia's Royal Family, Al-Qaeda Terrorist Claims

Feb 04, 2015 11:08 PM EST

Al-Qaeda was sponsored by prominent members of Saudi Arabia’s royal family during the planning stages of 9/11, jailed terrorist Zacarias Moussaoui revealed during a jailhouse interview with lawyers.

dementia

Criminal Behavior Can be Sign of Dementia, Study Finds

Jan 06, 2015 11:51 AM EST

A new study suggests that older people displaying criminal behaviors might be showing some early signs of dementia or other neurodegenerative diseases.

Maker Of Spy App, StealthGenie Faces Criminal Charges

Maker Of Spy App, StealthGenie, Faces Criminal Charges

Sep 30, 2014 04:36 AM EDT

U.S. prosecutors indicted the man responsible for marketing a mobile spy app, StealthGenie that can secretly spy on calls, texts, and other activity on smartphones.

Stephanie Beaudoin

Stephanie Beaudoin Possibly World's New Hottest Criminal (TWEETS)

Sep 22, 2014 05:32 PM EDT

The internet is calling Stephanie Beaudoin the new world's hottest criminal.

playground

Prisoners Detained At Colombia Playground

Sep 13, 2014 12:49 AM EDT

Police are detaining prisoners at a Colombia playground because the local detention center is overcrowded.

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