'Night Stalker' tied to slaying of S.F. girl
Two decades after the devil-worshiping "Night Stalker" killer was sentenced to die for 13 Southern California murders, DNA evidence has tied him to the 1984 rape and slaying of a 9-year-old girl in the Tenderloin, San Francisco authorities said Thursday.
Mass murder mystery
Northwest Indiana lore has wondered for a hundred years what really happened to one of its most notorious criminals -- serial killer Belle Gunness.
DNA evidence could solve mystery of Grégory Villemin's death
On an overcast October afternoon in 1984, four-year-old Grégory Villemin disappeared from the sandbox where he was playing near his home in rural eastern France.
American’s murder in Paris baffles police
Justin Little was a fun-loving young college student with a sense of adventure. Now his grieving family is left to wonder whether that adventuresome spirit may have led to his bludgeoning death.
TV points the finger in murder riddle that rocked 1950s Ulster
A new television drama will claim that the late mother of Patricia Curran was responsible for one of Northern Ireland’s most infamous unsolved murders.
For 30 years, Fresno police kept 8-year-old’s slaying case active
Victoria Ann DeSantiago was the little girl no one could forget.
Her abduction, brutal rape and murder at the hands of a stranger in 1979 sent shock waves across the Valley. Parents and children were jolted from the comfort of their innocence. To many, Fresno no longer felt safe.
Who killed Jerry Greer? Templeton murder remains a mystery
Seven months ago, a killer crept into his Templeton home and shot the 71-year-old man multiple times in the head, shoulder and neck while he slept.
The homicide remains unsolved. No suspect has been named. No clear motive identified.
Mystery of the girl in the stacks continues to intrigue public
Over four decades, the unsolved killing of a young graduate student in Penn State's vast Pattee Library has taken on a ghost-story mystique.
Mass murderer Howard Unruh dies at 88
Howard Unruh, 88, who became the modern face of mass murder when he shot and killed 13 people in East Camden in 1949, died yesterday.