Gov. Gavin Newsom, who has cited RFK as his "political hero" and embraced the historical significance of his decision, rejected a recommendation from a two-person panel of parole commissioners.
The biggest thing the holdout juror kept throwing back at them, according to Juror No. 10: He didn’t trust the justice system. His family had been mistreated on both sides of criminal cases, as victims and defendants.
Convicted murderer Aubrey Trail said he just wants to get things over with, despite his lawyers’ efforts to spare his life. “I did it, I’m guilty, I’m not looking to win on a technicality."
Bailey Boswell would become the first woman sentenced to death in Nebraska if a three-judge panel determines that's the appropriate sentence for her role in the slaying of Sydney Loofe.
YORK – Erica Jenkins, 31, an inmate at the Nebraska Correctional Center for Women in York who is serving a life sentence for murder (with addi…
Fishermen found the naked body of Firozeh Dehghanpour, who was in her mid-20s, on Aug. 14, 1983, under a bridge over Pigeon Creek north of Council Bluffs.
The sentencing date was set Thursday by Saline County District Judge Vicky Johnson, who presided over Aubrey Trail's murder trial and is one of three judges assigned to determine his fate.
Assistant Attorney General Doug Warner, however, argued that Aubrey Trail and Bailey Boswell planned for several months to abduct and kill someone for sexual gratification.
David A. Kahl, 53, is charged with first-degree intentional homicide.
Elena Sergie sat for the news that her family had waited a quarter-century to hear, shifting in the chair as the details of her daughter Sophie's brutal slaying were again put into words.
The horrific killing in Houston, on the second-to-last day of the year, has drawn wide attention.
Saudi Arabia announced on Thursday it will seek the death penalty against five suspects in the slaying of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, a killing that has seen members of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage implicated in the writer's assassination.
ST. LOUIS - Ciera Jackson filed for a restraining order, claiming in court documents that her ex-boyfriend, Victor Whittier, had sent a series of threatening text messages and then lurked outside her home.
Alexa might have been listening, as she almost always is, when Christine Sullivan was stabbed to death in the kitchen of the Farmington, New Hampshire, home.
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — A thumbprint left on a toilet seat at a murder scene has finally led to a life sentence in a decades-old murder case.
Saudi state-run media is reporting that prosecutors in the kingdom believe Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul in a quarrel.
WILBER, Neb. — Aubrey Trail pleaded not guilty Friday morning in connection with the slaying of Lincoln store clerk Sydney Loofe.
Tecumseh inmate gets death penalty; 'May he rot in the gates of hell,' victim's grandfather says
DNA evidence brings an arrest in a sadistic California crime spree from 1970s and '80s -- and the suspect is a former cop.
Charles Manson, the hippie cult leader who became the hypnotic-eyed face of evil across America after orchestrating the gruesome murders of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others in Los Angeles during the summer of 1969, died Sunday after nearly a half-century in prison. He was 83.
LINCOLN — The Nebraska corrections director says he plans to continue double-bunking inmates in solitary confinement despite the inspector gen…