August 3 2015, Michael Thomas Barry
 By Michael Thomas Barry This week (August 3-9) in crime history – U.S. State Department official Alger Hiss was accused of spying for the Soviet Union (August 3, 1948); Lizzie Borden...
 
August 3 2015, Eponymous Rox
Days after officials ceased their search for two boys lost at sea, the families of missing teen boaters Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen continue looking for them, thanks largely to a successful...
 
August 3 2015, Eponymous Rox
Zimbabwe now seeks Dr. Jan Seski, a second American poacher who illegally took down one of the country’s protected lions with a bow and arrow this spring. The wealthy gynecologist with something...
 
August 2 2015, Eponymous Rox
Police have finally arrested a former Dallas surgeon charged with using his hands so ineptly they could be considered deadly weapons. Ex neurosurgeon Christopher Duntsch, who was allegedly such...
 
August 2 2015, Eponymous Rox
Jason Stange is not only a lead in an upcoming B-rated film flick, but a bank robber on the lam too. The 44-year-old ex con has a major part in the low-budget horror movie “Marla Mae” and,...
 
August 2 2015, Eponymous Rox
Zimbabwe park police happily report today that surviving lion king Jericho has not been killed as erroneously reported this weekend, and he’s not Cecil the lion’s “brother” either but the murdered...

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