Category Archives: Crime

Why Was Ryan Ferguson Jailed for a Crime He Didn’t Commit?

Ryan Ferguson, a 29-year-old Missouri man, was freed from prison last month after having spent nearly a decade in prison for a murder he didn’t commit. He had originally been sentenced to serve 40 years. A number of witnesses who originally testified … Continue reading

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Gun Ownership and Crime: Honest Stats Reveal No Connection

Note: The following is a post written by Debate.org member Ore_Ele. Over the past few years, numerous high-profile shootings have brought gun control back to the forefront of our national discussion, right up there with immigration, national debt, and even … Continue reading

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‘Dark Knight Rises’ Shooting Prompts Questions About Gun Control

By now, most of the world has heard the disturbing news of the violent shooting spree that left at least 12 people dead and dozens others injured in an Aurora, Colorado movie theatre early this morning. Police have now identified … Continue reading

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Jerry Sandusky Convicted of 45 Counts of Child Sexual Assault, May Potentially Face More

Jerry Sandusky, the legendary Penn State football coach whose child molestation scandal shocked the country late last year, was found guilty Friday night on 45 of 48 counts of sexual assault on 10 young boys. Sandusky and his wife Dottie … Continue reading

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Rodney King, Unintentional Civil Rights Icon, Has Died

Rodney King, the man who rose as a civil rights icon after the videotape of his police beating sparked one of the biggest race riots in America’s history, was found dead Sunday morning in the pool of his Rialto, California … Continue reading

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Chris Brown Speaks to Police About Fight With Drake

Chris Brown has given an official statement to NYPD investigators regarding the fight between him and fellow rapper Drake at New York nightclub W.i.P. on Wednesday night. Unnamed law enforcement sources told TMZ that Brown’s celebrity lawyer, Mark Geragos, has … Continue reading

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Shooting Near Auburn University Leaves Three Dead

Three people are dead and three others wounded following a shooting at a pool party near Auburn University in Alabama this past Saturday. Investigators are currently searching for the gunman, Desmonte Leonard, who opened fire at Saturday’s party after an … Continue reading

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Miami’s Face-Eating Man: The Start of the Zombie Apocalypse or a Frightening Drug-Induced Episode?

This past Saturday, a horrific scene unfolded in the Miami area when police were forced to shoot and kill 31-year-old Rudy Eugene after he was found naked near the west end of the MacArthur Causeway and Biscayne Boulevard eating another … Continue reading

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School Shooting in Ohio Injures Five

Tragedy unfolded around 7:30 this morning in the small Ohio town of Chardon, as an armed gunman entered the city’s high school and began firing shots in the cafeteria. The suspect, believed to be a student at Chardon High School, … Continue reading

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Rihanna and Chris Brown Collaborate

After a highly-publicized domestic violence incident in 2009, music stars Rihanna and Chris Brown have now released two remixes together. Monday, Brown tweeted a remix of his song “Turn Up the Music” featuring vocals from his ex-girlfriend. Rihanna retweeted the … Continue reading

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