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Gay SF Man to Stand Trial in Murder Case

Gay SF Man to Stand Trial in Murder Case

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 31
A gay San Francisco man accused of brutally killing an older man and stealing thousands of dollars from him has been ordered to stand trial.

Urban Killings Rise in Clusters as Many Areas Grow Safer

Urban Killings Rise in Clusters as Many Areas Grow Safer

By Sara Burnett and Larry Fenn | Dec 24
Slayings in Chicago, St. Louis and Indianapolis are becoming concentrated into small areas where people are dying at a pace not seen in years, if ever. Around them, much of the rest of the city is growing more peaceful.

Reporter: Many Cardinals Did Same as Bernard Law

Reporter: Many Cardinals Did Same as Bernard Law

Dec 24
Journalist Walter Robinson says many other cardinals made the same decisions as Cardinal Bernard Law, who died this week. Robinson led the investigation that resulted in Law's resignation as Archbishop of Boston for hiding sex abuse by priests.

Man Gets Death Penalty After He Tortured, Killed Boy He Thought Was Gay

Man Gets Death Penalty After He Tortured, Killed Boy He Thought Was Gay

By Ryan Lynch | Dec 23
A jury voted a Los Angeles man to get the death penalty after he was convicted of the first-degree murder of a child he thought was gay.

Bloody Scene Described in SF Murder Case

Bloody Scene Described in SF Murder Case

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 17
A gay San Francisco man faced a hearing this week in which authorities alleged he brutally killed another man, leaving a bloody scene and stealing thousands of dollars from the victim, who had cancer.

Man Still in Hospital After Boyfriend's Death

Man Still in Hospital After Boyfriend's Death

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 16
The man accused of killing his boyfriend in San Francisco's Hayes Valley remains in the hospital two weeks after his partner was found stabbed.

SF Gay Man Found Dead, Boyfriend Arrested

SF Gay Man Found Dead, Boyfriend Arrested

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 12
The boyfriend of a man who was found dead in his Hayes Valley apartment last week has been booked on a murder charge and is in Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, according to the sheriff's department.

Puig's Home Burglarized During World Series

Puig's Home Burglarized During World Series

Nov 3
Police say the home of Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig was burglarized while his team was losing the World Series. Officers answered an alarm at the Encino, California, home Wednesday evening and found a smashed window and items taken.

New Video Released in Tampa Murders Probe

New Video Released in Tampa Murders Probe

Oct 30
Tampa police have released new surveillance video in the hunt for a suspect in three fatal and apparently random shootings. Tampa's interim police chief said that detectives want to talk to the "person of interest" who is seen in the video.

Bandits Make Off With $60,000 in Largest Sex Toy Heist Ever

Bandits Make Off With $60,000 in Largest Sex Toy Heist Ever

By Ryan Lynch | Oct 29
A London company was victim to one of the largest recorded sex toy heists last week in Berlin.

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