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“murder”

Mar 22, 2016 09:15 AM ET
Every year there are an estimated 5,000 honor killings committed around the world. What are honor killings, and where are they happening?
Sep 2, 2015 09:31 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Gun violence works as a social contagion, say experts explaining a rise in violent crime across many U.S. cities.
Aug 21, 2015 09:15 AM ET
At the foot of the Rocky Mountains lies Florence Supermax, a prison where all of America's most dangerous criminals are held. Take a look at life on the inside.
May 27, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Murder dates back to at least the Middle Pleistocene, according to a new study that suggests early Neanderthals weren’t always a peaceful bunch.
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.
Oct 11, 2014 08:15 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Seven people in East Africa were killed earlier this week after being accused of witchcraft. 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.
Jun 18, 2014 11:50 AM ET // Roland de Courson, AFP
Deeply disturbing images show Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants executing soldiers or security force members. AFP explains why they ran them.
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