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Ex-Navy Sailor Gets 40 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

Ex-Navy Sailor Gets 40 Years for Killing Transgender Woman

Jul 21
A former Navy sailor has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for the 2016 stabbing death of a transgender woman in Mississippi.

16-Year-Old From Minnesota ID'd as Victim of John Wayne Gacy

16-Year-Old From Minnesota ID'd as Victim of John Wayne Gacy

By Don Babwin and Jeff Baenen | Jul 20
After running away from his Minnesota home in 1976, 16-year-old Jimmy Haakenson called his mother, told her he was in Chicago, then disappeared forever.

3 Kenya Men Sentenced to Death for Stripping, Abusing Woman

3 Kenya Men Sentenced to Death for Stripping, Abusing Woman

By Tom Odula | Jul 19
A Kenyan court on Wednesday sentenced three men to death for stripping naked and abusing a woman during a wave of attacks by mobs claiming that women were inappropriately dressed.

On Eve of Parole Hearing, O.J.'s Cell Masturbation Episode Could Derail Hopes of Freedom

On Eve of Parole Hearing, O.J.'s Cell Masturbation Episode Could Derail Hopes of Freedom

Jul 19
Who knew masturbating in federal prison was a no-no?

Only in Florida: Cops Bust Dealer Who Called 911 to Report His Cocaine Was Stolen

Only in Florida: Cops Bust Dealer Who Called 911 to Report His Cocaine Was Stolen

Jul 18
Police in Florida's Okaloosa County made quite possibly the easiest drug bust on record Sunday after following up on a 911 call from a self-confessed drug dealer who dialed-in to report that someone had stolen his cocaine.

Convicted Philly Gay Basher Claiming Self-Defense in Civil Case

Convicted Philly Gay Basher Claiming Self-Defense in Civil Case

Jul 18
It's been a year since convicted Philadelphia gay-basher Kathryn Knott was released from jail for her part in the 2014 attack of a gay couple in Center City and she still hasn't learned anything.

Rentboy.com CEO to be Sentenced Friday, Faces Up to 21 Months in Jail

Rentboy.com CEO to be Sentenced Friday, Faces Up to 21 Months in Jail

Jul 18
With sentencing set for Friday, it looks as though the saga of mega gay escort website Rentboy.com, which many viewed as a witch hunt against sex workers, may finally come to an end with its CEO Jeffrey Hurant facing time in prison.

Authorities: Aaron Carter Weaving 'All Over' Georgia Highway

Authorities: Aaron Carter Weaving 'All Over' Georgia Highway

By Jeff Martin | Jul 18
Pop singer Aaron Carter was arrested after another motorist called 911 to report that the musician was "driving all over the road" on a Georgia highway, sheriff's officials said Monday.

NY Fashion Week: Menswear from Raf Simons, Sanchez-Kane

NY Fashion Week: Menswear from Raf Simons, Sanchez-Kane

By Jocelyn Noveck, Leanne Italie | Jul 17
Four days of New York Fashion Week's menswear shows previewing spring 2018 collections included Raf Simons' trip to Chinatown and Barbara Sanchez-Kane's models sporting the phrase "alternative facts" drawn on their faces like mustaches.

Hate Crimes Up in California

Hate Crimes Up in California

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 15
Hate crimes rose in California by about 11 percent from 2015 to 2016, according to a new report from state Attorney General Xavier Becerra.

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