Crime

Alex Murdaugh allegedly instructed Curtis Edward Smith to shoot him so his son would get a $10 million life insurance payment. The shot only grazed him.
Video shows Jean Lavin and Carla Krzywicki using a bike rack as a ladder to enter the U.S. Capitol while carrying a sign reading "Trump won," prosecutors said.
“It’s very disturbing,” a Manchester police spokesperson told reporters.
The Jane Doe, who was R. Kelly’s background dancer, said he started abusing her when she was 14 or 15 in the early 1990s.
The 44-year-old, accused of keeping military-grade explosives in his Middletown apartment, is being held without bond.
Former Tennessee Gov. Ray Blanton's administration helped fund a contract murder of a key federal witness, law enforcement officials said.
Joshua Hall allegedly duped hundreds of people nationwide into donating to what prosecutors described as a phony political organization.
Isaac Lamon Adams was barred from legally owning a gun because of a previous criminal conviction, investigators said.
Prosecutors said Seth Aaron Pendley, who claimed he brought a sawed-off rifle to the Capitol riot, hoped to “kill off about 70% of the internet” with his attack.
David Kruchten, 38, has agreed to plead guilty to one count of attempting to produce child pornography.