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Recent articles by KC:

38 Years After Her Cheerleader Daughter Vanished, a Tenacious Mom Found Answers — and Peace

Pam McLain spent 38 years trying to solve her daughter's murderer, which is the focus of an upcoming episode of People Magazine Investigates → Read More

What Happened to a Maine Cheerleader Who Went Jogging 38 Years Ago and Never Came Back?

The disappearance and murder of 16-year-old Joyce McLain is explored in-depth in an upcoming episode of People Magazine Investigates → Read More

Panhandlers Used Fake Baby to Lure Good Samaritan Before Robbing and Killing Her: Husband

Jacquelyn Smith, 54, of Maryland, thought she was helping a young mother with a baby when she lost her life Saturday → Read More

Good Samaritan Killed After Opening Car Window to Help Woman Holding 'Help Me Feed My Baby' Sign

Jacquelyn Smith, 54, was fatally stabbed early Saturday in Baltimore when she rolled down her window to give money to a young woman who said she needed it for her baby → Read More

Chris Watts' Mistress Googled 'Did People Hate Amber Frey?' — Referencing Scott Peterson's Lover

After Chris Watts' arrest for killing his family, his girlfriend conducted internet searches about Amber Frey, who was Scott Peterson's mistress → Read More

Wanting a 'Fresh Start,' Chris Watts Murdered His Family and Then Asked Realtor About Selling Their House

Colorado dad Chris Watts strangled his pregnant wife, Shan'ann, and smothered his girls so he could move onto a new life with his new love, authorities say → Read More

Chris Watts' Daughter 'Fought Back for Her Life' as He Smothered Her: 'Imagine the Horror'

Prosecutors revealed Monday that Chris Watts strangled his wife, Shan'ann, by hand and smothered his daughters, Bella and Celeste → Read More

'Monstrous' Chris Watts, Who Murdered His Whole Family, Will Spend the Rest of His Life in Prison

Colorado dad Chris Watts had his sentencing Monday after pleading guilty to murdering pregnant wife Shan'ann Watts and daughters Bella and Celeste → Read More

Behind the Scenes of Family Murderer Chris Watts' Surprising Guilty Plea: 'He Made the Right Choice'

PEOPLE lays out a detailed timeline of events leading to Colorado dad Chris Watts' surprising decision to plead guilty to murdering his family → Read More

Man Allegedly Drove Sons with Autism off Pier, Drowning Them for Insurance Money

Ali Elmezayen faces federal charges of defrauding insurance companies after prosecutors allege he killed his autistic sons for profit → Read More

Missing Mom Found Buried in Shallow Grave in Park — but 2-Year-old Daughter Is Nowhere to Be Found

Arianna Fitts' family continues to search for the missing toddler, whose mother, Nicole, was killed in 2016 → Read More

Va. Woman Allegedly Killed Mom and Sister — then Staged Scene to Look Like Murder-Suicide

A West Virginia woman is charged with murder in the deaths of her mother and sister after allegedly staging their deaths to look like a murder-suicide → Read More

What We Still Don't Know About the Watts Family Murders — and When We'll Know It

After Chris Watts' guilty plea to murdering wife Shan'ann and their kids, prosecutors said a motive and autopsies in the case should be released this month → Read More

Shan'ann Watts' Family Was 'Incredibly Firm' in Not Wanting Death for Murderous Husband Chris Watts

Prosecutors said Shan'ann Watts' family was "incredibly firm" in not wanting the death penalty for her husband, Chris Watts, who killed her and their kids → Read More

Chris Watts Reaches Plea Deal in Triple Slaying of Pregnant Wife & Two Young Daughters: Reports

In a bombshell turn of events Tuesday, authorities announced that accused triple murderer Chris Watts had reached a plea deal… → Read More

11-Year-Old Boy Shot His Grandma in the Back of the Head After She Asked Him to Clean Up

Yvonne Woodward was killed by her 11-year-old grandson on Saturday in Litchfield Park, Arizona, after he refused to clean his room, authorities say → Read More

Moms on a Mission: Fighting Hunger and Teaching Kids to Be Thankful with 'Turkey on the Table'

Two moms devised an ingenious way to teach kids about gratitude and to provide meals for those in need → Read More

Woman Accused of Murdering Neighbor in N.Y.C. Building After Police Follow Trail of Blood Upstairs

Manhattan resident Anya Johnston has been charged with murder for allegedly slashing the throat of her 70-year-old neighbor, Susan Trott, in the victim's apartment → Read More

5-Year-Old Ohio Boy Tests Positive for Meth After Trick-or-Treating

Police are investigating how a 5-year-old boy ended up in the hospital with methamphetamine in his urine → Read More

S.C. Daughter Accused of Incest Allegedly Left Husband to Be with Her Dad

Katlyn Lauren Edwards, 20, allegedly left her husband to be with her father, James Travis Brown, 38, an investigator tells PEOPLE → Read More