LIVONIA (WWJ/AP) - A 50-year-old Detroit woman accused of beating a longtime friend to death with a crockpot has been found mentally competent to stand trial on a first-degree murder charge. 226 more words
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LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A preliminary hearing began Tuesday that will determine whether three people will stand trial for the beating death of a USC graduate student from China. 181 more words
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Minnesota authorities have arrested a man in connection with the beating death of a homeless man in North Dakota.
KFGO-AM reports the suspect is being held on a first-degree manslaughter charge. 61 more words
PENNSYLVANIA (AP) — A 10-year-old boy who’s been in an adult jail since authorities say he fatally beat a 90-year-old woman two months ago is scared, lonely and misses his mother, his public defender said. 531 more words