Opinion: A mass shooting on a train killed her husband and injured her son. NYC subway shooting brings back painful memories and a call to action

Editor’s note: Stephanie Griffith is an opinion writer at CNN.com. Read more opinion pieces on CNN. CNN — In 1993, a shooting on a moving Long Island Rail Road commuter train in suburban New York killed Carolyn McCarthy’s husband and seriously injured her son. The tragedy transformed McCarthy, a nurse, into a nationally recognized force … Read more

Man suspected of 4th of July homicide arrested 9 months later

Nine months after a woman’s Independence Day killing sparked an Amber Alert to find her one-year-old son, Milwaukee police have arrested the suspected gunman. Officers arrested Renado Hall on April 3, according to a criminal complaint filed April 6. In the complaint, Assistant District Attorney Grant Huebner identified Hall, 21, as the person who killed … Read more

Former Tennessee nurse RaDonda Vaught found guilty of killing woman after accidentally injecting her with bad drug

A former Tennessee nurse has been convicted of criminally negligent homicide in the death of a patient who was accidentally given the wrong medication, a jury has heard. RaDonda Vaught, 37, was also convicted on Friday of gross negligence of an intoxicated adult in a case that has captured the attention of patient safety advocates … Read more

Milwaukee County jail nearing capacity

Milwaukee’s record homicide rate and surge in violent crime mean the county jail is approaching capacity. Milwaukee County Jail Commanding Officer Detective Aaron Dobson gave WISN 12 an exclusive look at the housing unit on a custodial monitor. “On a normal day there are about 64 people in these accommodations. It’s busy,” Dobson said. COVID-19 … Read more

Ethan Crumbley: The school shooting suspect said he asked his parents to get him professional help. But they laughed or said ‘suck it’, he told a friend

CNN — The parents of Michigan school shooting suspect Ethan Crumbley will face trial for manslaughter, a judge ruled Thursday. “After hearing numerous testimonies, as well as evidence, and reviewing and viewing numerous exhibits, the court concludes that the deaths of the four victims could have been avoided had James and Jennifer Crumbley exercised ordinary … Read more

Beheading of Noor Mukadam: Zahir Jaffer sentenced to death for brutal murder

Courtesy of Shaukhat Mukkadam Islamabad CNN — A Pakistani man has been convicted of murdering the daughter of a prominent diplomat in a brutal beheading case that has sparked renewed calls for better protection for victims of domestic abuse. An Islamabad judge sentenced Zahir Jaffer to death on Thursday for killing 27-year-old Noor Mukadam last … Read more

Ahmaud Arbery murder: Jury in federal hate crimes trial excused after first day of deliberations

CNN — After deliberating for a little more than two and a half hours, the jury in the federal hate crimes trial of the three men convicted of murdering Ahmaud Arbery was excused for the day Monday. Deliberation will resume at 9 am Tuesday on whether the men committed the crime because of the color … Read more

Milwaukee police investigate 3 homicides in 13 hours

It was a violent 13 hours in Milwaukee.Police are investigating three of the city’s latest homicides The first happened about 9:35 pm Tuesday at North 28th and West Melvin streets.Officers said a 26-year-old Milwaukee man suffered multiple gunshot wounds .He was pronounced dead at the scene. The second homicide happened about 11:25 pm Tuesday at … Read more

Milwaukee man FBI list of Top 10 Most Wanted fugitives list

A Milwaukee man on the FBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted fugitives list has been captured. Octaviano Juarez-Corro was arrested Thursday night in Zapopan, Guadalajara, Mexico. He was wanted for his alleged involvement in the killing of two people and the attempted murder of three others. On May 29, 2006, Juarez-Corro allegedly shot and killed two … Read more