Rikers Island closing down: Everything to know about notorious prison that had a secret cult and housed Son of Sam and Tupac

By 2026, New York’s most famous jail on Rikers Island – notorious for its neglect and violence — will close down and be replaced with four smaller jails. The prison has attracted a reputation for numerous assaults by inmates on uniformed and civilian staff and has been ranked as one of the worst correctional facilities … Read more

Indiana woman who injected feces into son’s IV bag several times during cancer treatment gets 7-year jail term

WOLCOTT, INDIANA: An Indiana woman who admitted to injecting feces into her son’s IV bag has been sentenced to seven years in prison. We had reported earlier that Tiffany Alberts, of Wolcott, Indiana, had been found guilty of seven felony charges for injecting fecal matter into her son’s IV bag. According to CNN, she was convicted of … Read more

George Floyd death: Officer Thomas Lane did ‘what he thought was right’ and obeyed senior Chauvin, says lawyer

The attorney of former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane, one of the three charged with aiding and abetting George Floyd’s murder, has said that the rookie cop was only “doing what he thought was right”. Through his statement, attorney Earl Gray reportedly tried to fully blame former officer Derek Chauvin for the May 25 death … Read more

Annie Le: Yale grad student touted as ‘next Einstein’ was murdered by lab technician days before her wedding

NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT:  Annie Le, a 24-year-old doctoral student at the Yale School of Medicine’s Department of Pharmacology, was last seen in a research building on the New Haven campus on September 8, 2009. On September 13, she was found dead inside the building, her body hidden behind a utility panel in the basement of … Read more

‘Candy’: True story of Texas woman who killed her friend with an ax for exposing affair with her husband

Elisabeth Moss’s repertoire of television dramas is stunning, to say the least. The 37-year-old has turned out for roles in some of the most-lauded and critically acclaimed dramas this side of the 21st century, including ‘The West Wing,’ ‘Mad Men,’ and of course, ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’. She will soon be adding to that list with … Read more

Esther Salas case: Suspected gunman Roy Hollander had described judge as ‘hot’ but ‘lazy and incompetent’ in book

The anti-feminist lawyer, Roy Den Hollander, who killed federal Judge Esther Salas’ 20-year-old son and fatally wounded her husband, had reportedly written a 1,700-page self-published book, where he described the judge as “hot” but “lazy.” Hollander, in his book, also talked about how much he hated women in his life. Hollander, 72, who allegedly stormed … Read more

Former Boston police union chief, 66, charged with child rape, accused of sexually abusing minor over 5 years

BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS: A US Army veteran who was the former head of the Boston police union has been accused of sexually abusing a family member over five years, beginning when she was just seven-years-old. Patrick M. Rose Sr., 66, first came to the attention of the authorities after the victim, now 14, and another family … Read more

Indiana woman holds baby’s face against running treadmill, burns her neck and arms with lighter for crying

MUNCIE, INDIANA: A woman from Indiana was arrested after she admitted to burning her friend’s infant daughter with a lighter and holding the baby’s face against a treadmill while it was running, according to police. The woman, identified as 20-year-old Amber Nicole Vannatter, of Fort Waynes, is now facing three counts of battery and three … Read more

Jacob Blake’s uncle wants attempted murder charges against cop who shot his nephew: ‘Being Black was his crime’

The uncle of Jacob Blake, the African-American man who was shot in the back seven times by the police on Sunday, August 23, in Kenosha, Wisconsin, has spoken out about the tragedy. Justin Blake spoke to a number of publications, providing an insight into the victim’s life after footage of the shooting spread across social … Read more

New Jersey ‘coolest’ Catholic teacher who had sex with 17-year-old student more than 60 times gets arrested

CHERRY HILL, NEW JERSEY: A Catholic school teacher is facing charges after she allegedly had sex with a male student from the school when he was 17 years old. 36-year-old Bridget Sipera has been accused of starting up and initiating a sexual relationship with a ‘recent graduate’ of Camden Catholic High School where she had … Read more