murder

Movie Publicist Ronni Chasen’s Murder Looks Premeditated

It’s a movie plot unfortunately come to life. Earlier this week, movie publicist Ronni Chasen—who represented big-time flicks like “Alice In Wonderland” and “Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps”—was shot while…

Kelli Bender | November 19, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Hiccup Champ Arrested For Murder

Perhaps the hiccups made her do it: We’ll never know. In 2007, Jennifer Mee made headlines when she suffered from uncontrollable hiccups. Over the weekend, Mee was arrested and charged…

Julie Gerstein | October 25, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Woman Gets 30 Years For Love Triangle Skydiving Murder

A 26-year-old Belgian woman was just sentenced to 30 years in prison for sabotaging her rival’s parachute while skydiving. The woman fell 13,000 feet to her death in a Flemish…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 22, 2010 - 11:10 am

Former Playmate Charged With Attempted Murder

In 1968, Angela Dorian was Playmate of the Year. And today … she’s in jail for attempted murder. …

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | October 20, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Today In Terribleness: Teenager Confesses To Murdering Mother In Her Sleep

Ugh, this story is so awful. Fifteen-year-old Tylar Witt pleaded guilty to murdering her own mother. Tylar was furious after her mother read her diary and reported her 19-year-old boyfriend,…

Ami Angelowicz | September 21, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Woman Murders Husband Over Porn DVD

If you found pornography in your partner’s possession, what would you do? Shellyann Henry, of Brooklyn, New York, found porn in her husband Rudolph’s possession and stabbed him to death…

Julie Gerstein | September 13, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Today In Terribleness: Albino Girl Sacrificed For Magic Potion In Africa

In Swaziland, a tiny country in Southern Africa, an 11-year-old albino girl, Banele Nxumalo, was shot, beheaded, and sent down the river all in the name of witchcraft last week.

Ami Angelowicz | August 24, 2010 - 11:10 am

Two Porn Stars Accused Of Killing A Tattoo Artist

Okay, I am going to give you the Cliff’s Notes version of this bizarro murder story. Follow along, kiddies. Once upon a time there were two porn stars, Jason Andrews…

Ami Angelowicz | July 19, 2010 - 6:20 pm

Man Kills Stepdaughter For Crying During World Cup

I know most of us have been enjoying the World Cup with an appropriate amount of fervor, but then one psycho has to go and ruin it for the rest…

Ami Angelowicz | June 29, 2010 - 7:50 pm

Joran Van Der Sloot Retracts His Confession

In a Joran van der Sloot total shocker, the 22-year-old has retracted the confession he gave to police in Peru about killing Stephany Flores. And when I say “shocker,” I…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 21, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Quotable: Joran Van Der Sloot Was “Prince Charming” To His Ex

“He was amazing. He was romantic. … [Our relationship] was very playful, very honest. We could sit and talk for hours. We liked looking into each other’s eyes. … I…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 18, 2010 - 3:10 pm

Joran Van Der Sloot Confesses To Killing Stephany Flores Ramirez

I bet you guys didn’t see this one coming—and yes, that is sarcasm. Joran Van Der Sloot, the 22-year-old Dutch dude who was long thought to be involved in the…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 8, 2010 - 1:40 pm

Joran Van Der Sloot A Murder Suspect. Again.

Joran Van Der Sloot, 22, has the world’s creepiest name. And he’s a suspect in a murder trial. Again. If his name sounds familiar, it’s because this Dutch dude was…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 3, 2010 - 7:15 pm

The Food Network’s Calorie Commando Recruited Homeless Dudes To Murder His Wife

Former Food Network chef Juan-Carlos Cruz got himself into a recipe for disaster earlier this month. Most well-known as the host of “Calorie Commando,” the 48-year-old allegedly tried to cut…

Ami Angelowicz | May 17, 2010 - 4:10 pm

5 Reasons To Fear Teenage Girls

Yesterday, 15-year-old Tylar Witt pleaded not guilty to murdering her mother, Joanne Witt, last June in Northern California. The teenage girl says she was insane when she drugged her mother…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 2, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Chocolate Penis Inserts Itself Into Murder Trial

While nothing about a murder case is funny, the idea of the Supreme Court discussing a chocolate penis and a pair of tits does kind of make me chuckle. So…

Ami Angelowicz | January 20, 2010 - 6:10 pm

What’s So Darn Funny About A Brutal Murder?

We’ve all had a giggle fit at an inappropriate moment before, but sometimes it’s just dead wrong. I’m totally miffed by this video of a news anchor seriously losing…

Ami Angelowicz | December 18, 2009 - 5:50 pm

Soccer Mom And Husband Involved In A Possible Murder-Suicide

Meleanie Hain, 31, who made headlines last month by showing up at her kid’s soccer game with a loaded glock strapped to her belt, was found shot dead in her…

Nikki Dowling | October 10, 2009 - 1:39 pm

The FBI Investigated Anna Nicole Smith For Murder-For-Hire

Anna Nicole Smith was a lot of things, but she wasn’t, as far as the FBI is concerned, a murderer. It was recently divulged that, beginning in 2000, the FBI…

Nikki Dowling | October 8, 2009 - 4:40 pm

Today In Terribleness: Murder, Murder, And More Murder

Brian Lewis was super jealous that Hayley Jones, his wife and the mother of his four children, was spending so much time on the internet. When she changed her relationship…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | September 2, 2009 - 7:00 pm