Ex-hospital worker charged with patient’s murder 20 years later

An ex-hospital worker in Missouri was charged this month with the murder of a patient who died two decades ago under her care. Jennifer Anne Hall, 41, is accused of using a deadly dose of a muscle relaxant and morphine to kill 75-year-old Fern Franco at Hedrick Medical Center in 2002, according to Livingston County … Read more

One of Texas’ most wanted criminals has been missing for more than a week. Here’s what we know

CNN — A convicted murderer who was being transported in a Texas prison bus last Thursday allegedly cut through metal, attacked an officer and ran into nearby woods. He has not been seen since – prompting what officials say is one of the largest search efforts for an escaped inmate in the state’s history. Gonzalo … Read more

Florida veteran kills terminally ill wife and stepdaughter before suicide

A despairing Florida veteran shot and killed his wife and stepdaughter—both of whom were terminally ill—before taking his own life Wednesday, according to police. Thomas Schultz, 64, told a 911 dispatcher that he had been caring for his stricken family members but that “we are in impossible situation, with no way out,” the Hillsborough Sheriff’s … Read more

Twitch, a live-streaming giant, comes under scrutiny after Buffalo shooting

Gabby Jones/Bloomberg/Getty Images CNN Business — Twitch, the livestreaming giant popular among video gamers, has been thrust into the national spotlight after the suspect in the Buffalo grocery store mass shooting tried to broadcast the attack on the platform. Twitch removed the livestream less than two minutes after the violence began on Saturday, a spokesperson … Read more

Buffalo shooting: Social media posts reveal suspected mass shooter spent months planning racist attack

CNN — Social media posts by the 18-year-old White man suspected of shooting and killing 10 people at a Buffalo supermarket Saturday reveal he had been planning his attack for months. Alleged gunman Payton S. Gendron of Conklin, New York, posted that he selected a particular ZIP code in Buffalo because he had the highest … Read more

Brittanee Drexel, missing New York teen, found dead after 13 years in South Carolina; man charged with murder

The body of a 17-year-old girl from New York who disappeared while visiting South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach on spring break 13 years ago has been found and a sex offender has been charged with murder, kidnapping and rape, authorities said Monday. Brittanee Drexel was last seen April 2009 when she was walking between hotels in … Read more

Buffalo shooting victims: ‘Hero’ guard and teacher who was ‘a pillar of the community’ are among the 10 killed

CNN — A retired police lieutenant. A substitute teacher who was a “pillar of the community.” A loving mother and wife. A beloved auntie. All were among the 10 people killed in a shooting at a Buffalo, New York, supermarket Saturday in a massacre authorities believe was racially motivated. Thirteen people, ages 20 to 86, … Read more

Buffalo shooting: The mass shooting suspect had plans to ‘continue his rampage’ after killing 10 people at a grocery store, police say

CNN — [Breaking news update at 7:56 a.m. ET] The alleged Buffalo, New York, mass shooting suspect had plans to “continue his rampage” after opening fire at a supermarket, killing 10 people, city Police Commissioner Joseph Gramaglia said Monday. “There was evidence that was uncovered that he had plans, had he gotten out of here, … Read more

Biden will travel to Buffalo on Tuesday following mass shooting, official says

CNN — President Joe Biden will travel to Buffalo, New York, on Tuesday to meet with the families of victims after a racially motivated mass shooting Saturday at a grocery store left 10 people dead, the White House announced Sunday. Biden told reporters earlier Sunday he had “not yet” spoken with victims’ families and was … Read more

Buffalo shooting: Mass shooting at supermarket was a racist hate crime, police say

CNN — A mass shooting at a supermarket in a Black neighborhood in Buffalo, New York, on Saturday was a racist hate crime and will be prosecuted as such, Buffalo Police Commissioner Joseph Gramaglia said Sunday. “The evidence that we have uncovered so far makes no mistake that this is an absolute racist hate crime. … Read more