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# killing - Monday 15 June, 2020

Post-mortem shows Atlanta man killed by police was shot twice in the back
# Rayshard Brooks
# Rayshard Brooks

Post-mortem shows Atlanta man killed by police was shot twice in the back

Jun 15th 2020, 6:31 PM 25,044 Views 36 Comments

The post-mortem concluded that Rayshard Brooks died from blood loss and damage to internal organs.

# killing - Monday 2 December, 2019

Court increases 'unduly lenient' jail term for farmer who killed neighbour with teleporter in 2017
# Court Of Criminal Appeal
# Court Of Criminal Appeal

Court increases 'unduly lenient' jail term for farmer who killed neighbour with teleporter in 2017

Dec 2nd 2019, 7:39 PM 21,550 Views 4 Comments

Kerry farmer Michael Ferris has had his sentencing increased from five years to nine in the Court of Criminal Appeal.

# killing - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Wisconsin man sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old and killing her parents
# Wisconsin
# Wisconsin

Wisconsin man sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping 13-year-old and killing her parents

May 25th 2019, 10:27 AM 15,895 Views 31 Comments

Jake Patterson (21) pleaded guilty to two counts of intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping.

# killing - Thursday 14 June, 2018

Calls for RTÉ to boycott the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel next year
# Jerusalem
# Jerusalem

Calls for RTÉ to boycott the Eurovision Song Contest in Israel next year

Jun 14th 2018, 7:28 AM 63,943 Views 208 Comments

Sinn Féin has called on the national broadcaster and the Irish government to boycott Israel which won the song contest this year.

# killing - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Court shown CCTV footage of two people shoot a man dead in Gareth Hutch murder trial
# Courts
# Courts

Court shown CCTV footage of two people shoot a man dead in Gareth Hutch murder trial

Jun 6th 2018, 2:34 PM 10,468 Views 0 Comments

A brother and sister as well as another man are on trial accused of murdering Gareth Hutch (36).

# killing - Friday 4 May, 2018

Ian Bailey's lawyers advise him to take challenge against murder charge to European Court of Human Rights
# French Court
# French Court

Ian Bailey's lawyers advise him to take challenge against murder charge to European Court of Human Rights

May 4th 2018, 11:28 AM 10,858 Views 0 Comments

Bailey has denied any involvement in the killing of the French film producer in 1996.

# killing - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Ian Bailey appeals French decision to charge him over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier
# Cold Case
# Cold Case

Ian Bailey appeals French decision to charge him over murder of Sophie Toscan du Plantier

Apr 17th 2018, 3:31 PM 16,367 Views 0 Comments

Bailey has denied any involvement in the killing of the French film producer in 1996.

# killing - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

South Africa's highest court rejects Oscar Pistorius's request to appeal 13 year jail sentence for murder of girlfriend
# South Africa
# South Africa

South Africa's highest court rejects Oscar Pistorius's request to appeal 13 year jail sentence for murder of girlfriend

Apr 10th 2018, 8:26 AM 12,474 Views 20 Comments

The former Paralympic athlete had asked the Constitutional Court to review the jail term.

# killing - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Slovakian journalist who investigated high-profile tax fraud shot dead
# Assassination
# Assassination

Slovakian journalist who investigated high-profile tax fraud shot dead

Feb 27th 2018, 7:10 AM 18,564 Views 9 Comments

The man’s fiancee was also shot.

# killing - Friday 23 February, 2018

Florida killer yells 'murderers!' as he is put to death
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Florida killer yells 'murderers!' as he is put to death

Feb 23rd 2018, 8:31 AM 40,509 Views 119 Comments

Eric Scott Branch killed a 21-year-old in 1993.

# killing - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Saudi-led air strikes kill 14 civilians in Yemen village market
# Airstrikes
# Airstrikes

Saudi-led air strikes kill 14 civilians in Yemen village market

Dec 27th 2017, 3:26 PM 6,054 Views 27 Comments

The strikes also killed 11 rebel fighters and wounded 16 civilians.

# killing - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

Two men arrested in connection with Mayo killing
# Joseph Deacy
# Joseph Deacy

Two men arrested in connection with Mayo killing

Nov 15th 2017, 7:51 PM 17,872 Views 3 Comments

Joseph Deacy was found with head injuries outside a house in Swinford in August.

# killing - Friday 3 November, 2017

Fugitive murderer who escaped from Derry prison is arrested in Dublin, then released
# Intoxicated
# Intoxicated

Fugitive murderer who escaped from Derry prison is arrested in Dublin, then released

Nov 3rd 2017, 7:27 PM 20,530 Views 54 Comments

Stephen Henry failed to return to Magilligan Prison in Northern Ireland earlier this week.

# killing - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Man charged with murder of 51-year-old woman in Belfast
# Anne O'neill
# Anne O'neill

Man charged with murder of 51-year-old woman in Belfast

Oct 25th 2017, 7:18 AM 10,064 Views 0 Comments

The woman was discovered in her back garden on Saturday.

# killing - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Police 'failed' in releasing violent offender who killed his partner three days later
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Police 'failed' in releasing violent offender who killed his partner three days later

Sep 12th 2017, 9:15 AM 22,411 Views 26 Comments

Sean Hegarty, who had more than 70 convictions, was jailed for the murder of Caron Smyth and her friend Finbar McGrillen.

# killing - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Seven killed, dozens injured after explosion in Chinese playschool
# Xuzhou
# Xuzhou

Seven killed, dozens injured after explosion in Chinese playschool

Jun 15th 2017, 2:05 PM 14,581 Views 11 Comments

Images circulating online showed that the force of the blast tore people’s clothes off.

# killing - Friday 26 May, 2017

US authorities believe nurse could have killed as many as 60 babies
# Texas
# Texas

US authorities believe nurse could have killed as many as 60 babies

May 26th 2017, 9:56 PM 24,077 Views 0 Comments

A district attorney called Genene Jones “pure evil”.

# killing - Thursday 18 May, 2017

This guy documented all the things millennials are 'responsible for killing' and it's gas
# All The Headlines
From The Daily Edge
# All The Headlines

This guy documented all the things millennials are 'responsible for killing' and it's gas

May 18th 2017, 3:56 PM 14,829 Views 2 Comments

Won’t somebody please think of the SOAP.

# killing - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Texas police officer to face charge of murdering black teen at party
# Jordan Edwards
# Jordan Edwards

Texas police officer to face charge of murdering black teen at party

May 6th 2017, 12:12 PM 14,364 Views 30 Comments

Roy Oliver fired a rifle at a car full of teenagers leaving a party, fatally shooting Jordan Edwards who was a passenger in the vehicle.

# killing - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'It was a gruesome scene': Teenager arrested for allegedly decapitating mother in US
# Violent Crime
# Violent Crime

'It was a gruesome scene': Teenager arrested for allegedly decapitating mother in US

Mar 8th 2017, 4:42 PM 19,166 Views 41 Comments

Authorities found the 18-year-old with his mother’s severed head in one hand and a knife in the other.

# killing - Monday 6 March, 2017

Man sentenced to nine years for his part in killing of man over pedigree chihuahua
# Courts
# Courts

Man sentenced to nine years for his part in killing of man over pedigree chihuahua

Mar 6th 2017, 1:34 PM 7,036 Views 16 Comments

He was found not guilty of murder, but guilty of manslaughter.

# killing - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Man pleads not guilty to murdering ex-partner and stabbing her brother
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

Man pleads not guilty to murdering ex-partner and stabbing her brother

Mar 1st 2017, 4:14 PM 12,282 Views 0 Comments

Anna Finnegan died at her home in Clonsilla in 2012.

# killing - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Woman accused of Kim Jong-Nam killing 'thought it was a prank'
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Woman accused of Kim Jong-Nam killing 'thought it was a prank'

Feb 25th 2017, 7:12 PM 21,096 Views 18 Comments

The woman thought she was taking part in the prank for a comedy video, Vietnam said today.

# killing - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Fermoy service station killing: Two men released without charge
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Fermoy service station killing: Two men released without charge

Feb 23rd 2017, 4:49 PM 11,960 Views 0 Comments

Four men were believed to have been involved in an altercation, which left one dead, on Tuesday night.

# killing - Monday 13 February, 2017

Teen jailed for 4.5 years for stabbing young man in the heart at Halloween party
# Lorcan O'reilly
# Lorcan O'reilly

Teen jailed for 4.5 years for stabbing young man in the heart at Halloween party

Feb 13th 2017, 1:45 PM 20,062 Views 62 Comments

The incident occurred at the Oliver Bond Flats.

# killing - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Gardaí believe killers are being 'sheltered' in 2012 murder in Donegal
# Andrew Allen
# Andrew Allen

Gardaí believe killers are being 'sheltered' in 2012 murder in Donegal

Feb 8th 2017, 3:15 PM 18,603 Views 9 Comments

Allen had fled to Donegal after be became the target of a republican vigilante group.

# killing - Monday 30 January, 2017

Greek police probe string of deaths in migrant camp
# Migrant Deaths
# Migrant Deaths

Greek police probe string of deaths in migrant camp

Jan 30th 2017, 10:51 PM 8,958 Views 11 Comments

Police are investigating the deaths of three migrants in six days.

# killing - Monday 16 January, 2017

37 dead after Turkish cargo plane hits village in Kyrgyzstan
# Kyrgyzstan
# Kyrgyzstan

37 dead after Turkish cargo plane hits village in Kyrgyzstan

Jan 16th 2017, 7:33 AM 12,424 Views 10 Comments

It’s reported that most of those killed were villagers on the ground.

# killing - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Gardaí arrest man in connection with murder after Halloween bonfire
# Robert Ellis
# Robert Ellis

Gardaí arrest man in connection with murder after Halloween bonfire

Dec 13th 2016, 3:58 PM 8,303 Views 7 Comments

Robert Ellis was killed on 1 November.

# killing - Monday 14 November, 2016

Man who stabbed housemate to death jailed for five years
# Sentence
# Sentence

Man who stabbed housemate to death jailed for five years

Nov 14th 2016, 12:53 PM 20,287 Views 46 Comments

The judge acknowledged that the manslaughter conviction had been the correct one as the crime was “clearly not a premeditated killing”.

# killing - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Woman killed after being pushed in front of subway train at Times Square station
# New York
# New York

Woman killed after being pushed in front of subway train at Times Square station

Nov 8th 2016, 12:04 PM 37,715 Views 28 Comments

Authorities have described the suspect as emotionally disturbed.

# killing - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Writer who was facing charges for disrespecting Islam shot dead outside court
# Nahed Hattar
# Nahed Hattar

Writer who was facing charges for disrespecting Islam shot dead outside court

Sep 25th 2016, 10:31 AM 28,118 Views 108 Comments

Nahed Hattar was charged with inciting sectarian strife and insulting Islam.

# killing - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Irishman shot dead outside supermarket in Majorca
# Majorca
# Majorca

Irishman shot dead outside supermarket in Majorca

Aug 17th 2016, 10:15 PM 166,893 Views 105 Comments

Sources say the victim was shot in an attack linked to the ongoing Kinahan-Hutch feud.

# killing - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Pakistani man kills his sisters because they chose their husbands
# Honour Killing
# Honour Killing

Pakistani man kills his sisters because they chose their husbands

Jul 30th 2016, 12:49 PM 30,355 Views 129 Comments

It is the latest “honour killing” in the country.

# killing - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Jo Cox was killed because of her political views, her husband says
# Tribute
# Tribute

Jo Cox was killed because of her political views, her husband says

Jun 22nd 2016, 8:17 AM 12,817 Views 110 Comments

Brendan Cox says his wife was concerned about the divisive nature and “coarsening” tone of the Brexit referendum debate.

# killing - Sunday 19 June, 2016

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown
# Yorkshire
# Yorkshire

"A 21st Century Good Samaritan": Jo Cox remembered at church service in her hometown

Jun 19th 2016, 1:25 PM 17,792 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, a record-breaking fundraiser for the MP raised £600,000 in just two days

# killing - Friday 17 June, 2016

Family slit the throat of pregnant woman in Pakistan "honour killing"
# Killing
# Killing

Family slit the throat of pregnant woman in Pakistan "honour killing"

Jun 17th 2016, 9:08 AM 29,582 Views 139 Comments

The woman had married a man of her own choosing.

# killing - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

Islamist guerillas behead hostage in the Philippines
# Extremism
# Extremism

Islamist guerillas behead hostage in the Philippines

Jun 14th 2016, 10:46 AM 26,241 Views 108 Comments

The Abu Sayyaf, a small group of Islamic militants, killed the man.

# killing - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Woman to appear in court in connection with the murder of Gareth Hutch
# Gangland
# Gangland

Woman to appear in court in connection with the murder of Gareth Hutch

May 31st 2016, 7:45 AM 8,923 Views 0 Comments

35-year-old Hutch was killed outside his home last week.

# killing - Friday 22 April, 2016

At least eight dead in "execution-style" killings
# Ohio
# Ohio

At least eight dead in "execution-style" killings

Apr 22nd 2016, 4:32 PM 25,316 Views 25 Comments

The shooting occurred at a house in Pike County, around 75 miles east of Cincinnati.

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