Tag: crime

David Tennant And Hayley Atwell Will Lead Netflix’s Unique ‘Criminal’ Anthology Series

[embedded content] Share This Video Netflix may have finally said goodbye to its own Marvel universe with the third and final season of Jessica Jones last week, but that doesn’t mean the comic book behemoth’s affiliated performers won’t be dropping by on other originals. Such is the case for David Tennant (Jessica Jones) and Hayley […]

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The Judge and the Three-Strikes Convict

On the night before Christmas, 1996, wearing a black felt cowboy hat and cowboy boots, Joseph Scott Wharton strode up to the cash register of a Walgreens in Kent, Washington, placed a Santa Claus hat and some rolls of film on the counter, and demanded all of the money. “Don’t be foolish,” he said. “Don’t […]

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Boston Red Sox Legend David ‘Big Papi’ Ortiz Said to Be Resting After 2nd Surgery in Boston

David OrtizPhoto: Getty Legendary Boston Red Sox slugger David “Big Papi” Ortiz was “resting comfortably” Tuesday after undergoing a second surgery in Boston to repair wounds he received after being shot in the back in his native Dominican Republic Sunday night. The retired power hitter was sitting in a nightclub Sunday night when a gunman […]

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Teen Pulled Over for Driving 105 MPH Blamed Hot-Wings-Induced Bathroom Emergency

On the r/AskLEO subreddit, one person posted a question that we’ve all probably asked ourselves at least once: What happens if you get pulled over because you’re desperate to get to a bathroom and you need to get to your toilet as soon as humanly possible? “I’ve always been curious,” a strangely appropriate user named […]

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Cops Seek Dunkin’ Donuts Thief Who Livestreamed Himself Stealing a Doughnut

Photo: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images If you’ve paid any attention to Reddit or LiveLeak or, like, whatever grainy footage Deborah Norville will introduce during today’s episode of Inside Edition, you’ve probably realized that if you’ve committed a minor crime, you’ve likely also been caught on camera. It might be a witness with an […]

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Hells Angels Showed Up Too Drunk or Too Hungover to Participate in Own Anniversary Ride

If you somehow missed the 20-plus mile motorcycle ride that was meant to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Hells Angels’ arrival in the United Kingdom, don’t feel bad: A lot of the Hells Angels missed it too. An estimated 700 bikers were expected to participate in the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club Euro Run 2019, […]

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YouTuber Who Fed Toothpaste-Filled Oreo to Homeless Man Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison

In her book Well, that Escalated Quickly: Memoirs and Mistakes of an Accidental Activist, author, comedian, and YouTube boss Franchesca Ramsey shuts down anyone who tries to justify their terrible behavior by shrugging it off as just a joke. “It’s just not funny to disrespect other people’s beliefs, backgrounds, cultures, or identities when those are […]

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Rated X: R. Kelly Hit With 11 New Sex Assault Charges

R. Kelly (center) appears in court in Chicago May 7, 2019, on sex assault charges he faces. On May 30, 2019, prosecutors hit the singer with a whole new slate of sex abuse charges. Photo: E. Jason Wambsgans-Pool (Getty) The R is facing an X rating when it comes to a slew of new sex […]

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Man Pretending to Be Beto Campaigner Allegedly Broke Into House, Stole Popsicle

Earlier this week, Beto O’Rourke reminded everyone that he’s still all-in on this whole ‘running for president’ thing by releasing his proposal for immigration reform. He has promised that it will be “the most sweeping rewrite of our nation’s immigration and naturalization laws in a generation,” and if you’re going to volunteer for Beto’s campaign, […]

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Joe Biden: Be Proud of Your Crime Bill

Joe Biden has been attacked by politicians on the left — and now, thanks to Donald Trump, on the right — for his role in shepherding the 1994 crime bill through Congress. One of these attacks is simply cynical. The other is dangerous. For those whose memories of early 1990s America are either foggy or […]

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How Three Teen Sisters Were Allegedly Groomed into NXIVM Leader Keith Raniere’s ‘Sex Cult’

Keith Raniere. Photo via US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York A woman who prosecutors say spent nearly two years confined in a room with only a mattress, pen, and paper began testifying on Thursday about the ways she was groomed into the personal and romantic life of NXIVM founder Keith Raniere. […]

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The Audacity of Grief

It is easy to count the dead, harder to count the grieving. One has to estimate. Every year, almost one percent of the American population dies. The most recent available official count, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Vital Statistics System, is for the year 2017: 2,813,503 registered deaths. Looking at the […]

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Joe Biden Is Going Back to the Clinton Playbook

When Joe Biden made his first bid for president, he was forced to drop out after plagiarizing British Labour leader Neil Kinnock in a Democratic debate. Now, in his third run for the White House, Biden is plagiarizing himself. “Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to restore America’s soul,” he bellowed at the Iowa Democratic Steak […]

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