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'Thoughts and Prayers Didn’t Save My Kid': Texas School Massacre Victim's Mom Vows to Combat Gun Violence

Kimberly Vaughan, 14, was one of 10 people — and eight students — killed in last Friday’s attack at Santa Fe High School in Texas → Read More

Fla. Woman Accused in Fatal DUI Crash Smiles in Mugshot — and Victim's Daughter is Furious

Angenette Welk is facing manslaughter charges after an alleged DUI crash that killed a 60-year-old mother → Read More

Tx. Mom Whose Ex Killed Their 3 Kids in Murder-Suicide Says She Revisits Horror 'Every Time I Close My Eyes'

Amanda Simpson is the sole survivor of a murder-suicide in Ponder, Texas, which left five dead, including her three children and boyfriend → Read More

Boy Shot in Face By Mom in Murder-Suicide That Killed Brother Doesn’t Speak of Horror He Survived

No one knows how much Joey Slaight remembers from the day in 2015 when his mom, Morgan, shot his brother and then him, before turning the gun on herself → Read More

Shot Point-Blank in the Head by His Mom, ‘Miracle’ Boy Fought Back to Life: 'He Never Quit'

Joey's family speaks in-depth to PEOPLE about his grueling three-year recovery from being shot — how he has brought the family together → Read More

Virginia Man Allegedly Murders His Wife in Presence of a Child

Bernie Lee Thompson is charged with murder in connection with the death of his wife, whose body was found on the back deck of their home → Read More

N.Y.C. Nanny Gets Life in Prison for Murdering 2 Children in Bathtub With Kitchen Knife

Former nanny Yoselyn Ortega will spend the rest of her life behind bars for killing Lulu and Leo Krim in October 2012 in the bathtub of their New York City apartment → Read More

Texas Teacher Admits Having Sex with 15-Year-Old Student She Met at Chick-fil-A

Former world history teacher Michelle Schiffer faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to having sex with a 15-year-old student → Read More

Widow of Fla. Man Who Vanished on 2000 Hunting Trip — and Was Feared Eaten by Alligators — Is Charged with Murder

Denise Williams of Tallahassee was indicted by a grand jury Tuesday in the 2000 murder of her husband, who was said to have vanished on a duck hunting trip → Read More

Teen Football Player Convicted of Murdering 16-Year-Old Cheerleader Ex

Lawyers for William Riley Gaul, 19, argued that the fatal shooting of Emma Walker, 16, was an accident → Read More

College Football Player Who Killed Cheerleader Ex Said She Broke Up With Him in 'Cruel' Way: 'You Need a Life'

William Riley Gaul is on trial for fatally shooting his cheerleader ex-girlfriend after she broke up with him and told him, 'You need a life' → Read More

Football Player Who Killed Cheerleader Ex Asked Friends to Ditch Gun: ‘I'm Trusting You Guys With My Life’

The lawyer for William Riley Gaul admits his client killed his ex-girlfriend, but he claims it was an accident → Read More

College Football Player Accused of Killing Cheerleader Ex Pretended to Be Kidnapped to Win Her Back: Prosecutors

Former college football player William Riley Gaul is on trial in the fatal shooting of his cheerleader ex-girlfriend → Read More

Years After Murder Exoneration, Amanda Knox Hosts TV Show About Women Who've Been Publicly Shamed

On Wednesday, Facebook will premiere the unscripted series The Scarlet Letter Reports, produced by Vice and hosted by Knox → Read More

Friend of Serial Murder Victim Claims Adnan Syed's Alibi Witness Is Unreliable: 'She's Riding the Publicity'

A friend of slaying victim Hae Min Lee speaks out about the case → Read More

W.Va. Mom Who Claimed Human Traffickers Kidnapped Her 3-Year-Old Daughter Is Convicted of Murdering Her

Lena Marie Lunsford Conaway claimed that human traffickers involved in a motorcycle gang kidnapped her daughter → Read More

Earth Day Cleanup Volunteers Find Remains of Indiana Mom Missing Since December

Human remains found during an Earth Day cleanup Saturday belong to a 32-year-old Indiana mother who went missing in December, PEOPLE has learned. Jaime Beasley’s family had been searching for her since she vanished on Dec. 15, 2017 after sending a text to a friend at about 10:45 p.m., according to a Facebook post by her family. On Saturday, a group of volunteers who cleaning up their… → Read More

After Nanny Convicted of Murdering Kids, Victims' Dad Thanks Jury: 'I Hugged Every One I Could'

Kevin Krim shared his gratitude on Facebook after a Manhattan jury convicted his former nanny Yoselyn Ortega of murdering his children Leo and Lulu → Read More

N.Y.C. Nanny Convicted of Murdering 2 Children in Bathtub With Kitchen Knife

Yoselyn Ortega, the former nanny who pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the stabbing deaths of Lucia and Leo Krim, was convicted on Wednesday → Read More

Mom Says Boyfriend Made Her Abuse Toddler Whose Body Was Found Encased in Concrete: 'Treat [Him] Like a Dog'

Stephen Bodine is heading to trial after girlfriend Miranda Miller testified that he killed her 3-year-old son and hid his body in a concrete structure → Read More