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“crime”

Dec 12, 2014 09:20 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Law enforcement officials are taking advantage of new tools of computer science, machine learning and big data to figure out where criminals may strike next.
Dec 1, 2014 05:30 PM ET // AFP
A Qatari court on Sunday acquitted a US couple charged with neglect leading to the death of their adopted daughter.
Nov 14, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
News reports claim that a 'mother's intuition' helped rescue a Utah girl from an abductor, but a closer look raises questions. Continue reading →
Nov 12, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Manhattan mother was found guilty in the death of her autistic son, who she killed because of a discredited communication technique. Continue reading →
Oct 28, 2014 07:45 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Two mutated genes help to explain why the majority of all violent crimes are committed by a small group of antisocial, repeat male offenders.
Sep 25, 2014 08:45 AM ET // AFP
The victim is recovering well after undergoing surgery. He was shot twice after becoming accidentally caught up in a bank robbery.
Sep 9, 2014 01:37 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Each new Jack the Ripper suspect seems very convincing and compelling, until the next one comes along and seemingly closes the case. Continue reading →
Jul 22, 2014 06:00 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A Romanian priest jailed for seven years for killing a woman during an exorcism has been released.
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