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  • Wrapping up five days of relentless cross-examination of Oscar Pistorius at his murder trial, the chief prosecutor insisted Tuesday that the Olympic runner intentionally shot his girlfriend to death.
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  • Oscar Pistorius rubs his eye in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, April 15, 2014, after earlier questioning by state prosecutor Gerrie Nel. Pistorius is charged with the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. (AP Photo/Siphiwe Sibeko, Pool)
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  • A suspect has been charged in connection with the murder of an Allentown man he met through Craigslist, police say.
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  • A suspected contract killer charged in California with killing nine people confessed to investigators that he killed up to 40 people.
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  • Police say a man was murdered inside a car in Camden, New Jersey early Tuesday morning.
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  • A Chester County man has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to a third-degree murder charge in the shotgun slaying of a teenage neighbor at a rural school bus stop almost three decades ago.
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  • Man wanted for murder in South Jersey
  • New Jersey authorities are asking the public for help locating a wanted murder suspect.
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  • A Houston woman attacked her boyfriend in a fit of rage and then stabbed him to death with the stiletto heel of her shoe.
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  • Pistorius trial postponed until April 7th
  • The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has been delayed until April 7 because one of the legal experts is sick.
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  • Officials say the man accused of killing Villanova Professor Carol Ambruster last December is facing trial.
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  • A man already serving a life sentence in one murder case will be heading to trial in the shooting death of an aspiring teacher who authorities say was gunned down for his iPod a month after moving to Philadelphia.
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  • Man found shot in car in Southwest Philadelphia
  • Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in Southwest Philadelphia.
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  • It took 25 years but the family of Cheryl Hanible finally received some closure with the arrest of a suspect in her 1989 murder.
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  • Police say a 36-year-old man was shot in the head and killed in the city's East Fall section early Thursday morning.
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  • Rudolph Churchill
  • Philadelphia police say they have caught the man wanted for the murder of two women back in the 1980's.
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  • Deadly shooting near La Salle University in Olney
  • Police are investigating a fatal shooting near La Salle University in Philadelphia's Olney section.
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  • Two 16-year-olds are accused of targeting and killing a classmate in what may have been a dispute over a girl.
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  • Man, 22, dies after shooting in Chester
  • Police in the city of Chester are investigating the shooting death of a young man Sunday afternoon.
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  • Man found stabbed with scissors in Upper Darby
  • Delaware County authorities are investigating the discovery of a man found stabbed to death with a pair of scissors in Upper Darby Wednesday afternoon.
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  • A Camden County police officer is being praised for solving a murder on his day off.
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  • Boy, 15, gunned down in Chester
  • A teenager was shot and killed Sunday night in Chester, Delaware County, and now police are trying to figure out why the boy was shot and who pulled the trigger.
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  • Police have charged a Dover airman in the 2012 death of a child whose mom was stationed overseas.
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  • Police have yet to substantiate a 19-year-old woman's claim that she killed more than 20 people in four states before the Pennsylvania murder she is now charged with committing.
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pennsylvania news, craigslist, murder, local/state
  • Miranda Barbour
  • A Pennsylvania woman charged with her newlywed husband with killing a man they met through Craigslist admitted to the slaying in a jailhouse interview with a newspaper and said she has killed more than 20 other people across the country, claims police said they are investigating.
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  • Man gunned down on West Philadelphia street
  • A man was gunned down in West Philadelphia Wednesday morning, and now police are looking for the gunman.
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  • Another man has been ordered to stand trial in an eastern Pennsylvania shooting two years ago that left a father and son dead.
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  • Authorities say a southern New Jersey man has died from injuries he received in a brutal beating last month.
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  • An eastern Pennsylvania man who spent years on the lam has pleaded not guilty to charges he killed his estranged wife.
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  • An eastern Pennsylvania man charged with fatally shooting his estranged wife in front of their three children has been ordered held for trial.
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  • Authorities have released the name of a man who was killed in a street shooting in New Jersey's capital city.
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  • Vigil for children killed during exorcism
  • Their mother told police she and another woman were trying to remove evil spirits from the children.
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  • Vigil for children killed during exorcism
  • Their mother told police she and another woman were trying to remove evil spirits from the children.
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  • 2 murders in 10 minutes in Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia police are investigating two murders that took place within a 10 minute span.
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  • Police have charged a teenager with murder in the death of a man whose decapitated body was found in a Chicago apartment.
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  • Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez is due to appear in court again in the murder case against him.
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  • A Detroit-area man who fatally shot a drunk, unarmed woman on his porch will stand trial for second-degree murder.
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  • Trenton records 35th murder of 2013
  • A murder in Trenton last night adds to the record breaking year for violence in the city.
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  • Bethlehem officials have charged a man for his wife's murder following a shooting Tuesday afternoon.
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  • After lying about what happened to her new husband when he disappeared in July, a Montana woman finally came clean.
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  • Man killed in North Philadelphia shooting
  • Police are investigating a deadly shooting in North Philadelphia Thursday morning.
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  • Man shot, killed on Kensington street
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  • Man shot, killed on Kensington street
  • A man was gunned down on the streets of Kensington Wednesday morning, and police say the killer is still on the loose.
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  • Suspect in fmr. Marines murder claims innocence
  • The man charged in the murder of a former New Jersey Marine denies that he had any involvement in the killing, but prosecutors say it was all caught on tape.
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  • corey harrell
  • New Castle County police investigators are asking for the public's help in locating the suspect in the murder of a man last month in Newark, Delaware.
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  • Dramatic drop in Philly murder rate in 2013
  • According to authorities, the City of Brotherly Love was less violent this year compared to last.
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  • Chester Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man Friday afternoon.
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  • Man dies after being shot 7 times in Cobbs Creek
  • Philadelphia police say a man who was shot seven times this morning has died at the hospital.
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  • A 25-year-old man faces life in prison after being convicted of first-degree murder and kidnapping.
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  • Police have charged a suspect in the death of an aspiring teacher in South Philadelphia five years ago.
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  • A Colorado teenager who killed and dismembered a 10-year-old girl faces a sentencing hearing beginning Monday.
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