Hearts of Darkness
Green Beret Found SEALs’ Illicit Cash. Then He Was Killed.
He Said ‘Marry Me.’ She Said ‘No.’ So He Broke Her Neck.
A 34-year-old Pennsylvania man asked a 19-year-old girl to be his wife—then brutally killed her when she turned him down.
Pentagon Frees Marine General from Guantanamo Bay
He was sentenced to three weeks’ confinement for sticking up for Guantanamo Bay detainees’ rights. But for now, at least, Brig. Gen. John Baker can go free.
Walmart Killer Lived Alone With a Stack of Bibles
Scott Ostrem’s neighbors say he was a mean loner before he killed three people on Wednesday. Police caught him after he bizarrely returned home.
ON THE RECORD
Cop: Black People Are ‘Like ISIS’ and I Want to Shoot Them
“It’s gonna get to the point where I could shoot one of these motherfuckers,” he allegedly said after bashing a handcuffed teen’s head. Now he’s charged with a hate crime.
OUT OF ORDER
Gitmo Judge Convicts U.S. General
Brigadier General John Baker protested the government’s surveillance of Guantanamo Bay defense lawyers. And that got him sentenced to 21 days in confinement.
Lawsuit: Jailer Told Woman to Kill Her Disabled Husband
Sherie Peek says she couldn’t afford to quit her hellish job, where she was routinely harassed by her manager and coworkers invited her to a sex party and broke into her computer.
New Accuser: Mark Halperin Targeted College Girls, Too
Though the famed pundit claims his misconduct ended when he left ABC, one woman recounted to The Beast an uncomfortable run-in with Halperin in 2011—years after he left ABC News.