A University of Illinois student accused of killing, torturing and kidnapping a visiting scholar from China will face the death penalty, reports NBC Chicago
The body of YingYing Zhang, 26, has not been found, but police say they have evidence she is dead. She was last seen in Champaign on June 9.
Darren Criss plays his most sinister role yet as Andrew Cunanan, the serial killer who in 1997 murdered fashion designer Gianni Versace in The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story.
The nine part miniseries debuting Wednesday on FX presents quite a challenge for Criss who’s known from his musical roles on Broadway (Hedwig … Read more
ABC7 Chicago reports it happened during an armed robbery at a family owned gas station in suburban Dolton.
Arshad Vhora died at the scene and 55-year-old Bakar Saieed is hospitalized … Read more
A man accused of killing a store clerk in Fresno, California could now get the death penalty if convicted, reports American Bazaar.
The Madera County District Attorney this week added charges of special circumstances against Amritraj Singh Athwal in the November 13 death of Dharampreet … Read more
A man who reported his wife fell off a four story parking garage is under arrest for suspicion of murder, reports ABC7.
Police in Alhambra near Los Angeles said there were inconsistencies at the scene which lead to the arrest. There are conflicting reports about whether their 3-year-old daughter witnessed the killing. Authorities found … Read more
A doctor testified he notified Child Protective Services in March that Sherin Mathews, the three-year-old Texas girl found dead after her father punished her for not drinking her milk, showed physical signs of abuse.
A grieving son, a wife without her husband-that’s the aftermath of the senseless murder of Ruxin Wang in Nashville.
Three weeks after the death of the 74-year old man who had just moved from Beijing to be with his son, police do not have suspects in the case.
The man’s son released footage … Read more
A 19-year-old Washington man has been charged for first degree murder in a murder the victim’s parents say was motivated by racial hatred.
22-year-old engineering student Gagandeep Singh was stabbed to death Monday in Kootenai, Idaho. Singh, who was a part time taxi driver, picked up Jacob Corban Coleman up from Spokane International … Read more
A memorial service honoring three UPS drivers killed by a co-worker in San Francisco was held at City Hall Sunday.
Organized by the Teamsters and attended by city leaders, they came to remember Wayne Chan, Mike Lefiti, and Benson Louie.
San Francisco mayor Ed Lee called them by … Read more
An Asian American doctor has been identified as the person killed in a shooting rampage Friday in a New York City hospital, reports the New York Post.
Dr. Tracy Sin-Yee Tam, 32, was described as an “angel” and “well liked” by her colleagues at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital.
“She had a good heart. … Read more