Ex-Marine Sentenced to Die in Sailor's Slaying A federal jury has sentenced an ex-Marine to death for murdering a fellow service member in 2009, one among a series of violent, sexually motivated attacks he committed over the years.
D.C. EMTs Didn't Follow Protocol, Woman Later DiesThe D.C. Fire Department has launched an investigation into its handling of a recent 911 call for help after a 50-year-old woman died just hours after she was seen by the department's EMTs.
African Art Museum In DC Invites Mandela Tribute The National Museum of African Art in Washington is inviting visitors to sign a condolence book for Nelson Mandela.
Trial Near for Man Charged in 2011 Murder of WifeThe trial of a German man charged with killing his elderly socialite wife remains on target to start early next month, a judge said Thursday, after hearing from a doctor and lawyers in the case.
Worker Dies After Being Pinned by Excavator in Md.Montgomery County Police say a construction worker has died after being pinned between an excavator and a house in Bethesda.
Two Years Later: What Really Caused the Death of Amy WinehouseTwo years after the death of Amy Winehouse, her father is ready to clear up the details regarding her death, and the person she really was in her life, in a book titled "Amy, My Daughter" - with all proceeds going towards the arts, and cultivating musical talents in children.
Jean Stapleton, TV's Edith Bunker, Dies At 90 Jean Stapleton, the stage-trained character actress who played Archie Bunker's far better half, the sweetly naive Edith, in TV's groundbreaking 1970s comedy "All in the Family," has died. She was 90.
Man Charged With Murder in Death of Young Md. BoyPrince George's County police say a 2-year-old boy has died after a severe beating, and the child's mother's boyfriend has been charged with murder.
Sandy Hook Families Bring Emotion To Gun Debate Bringing their emotional advocacy to the national gun debate, families of those killed in the Connecticut school shooting are appearing with President Barack Obama and walking the halls of Congress to plead for stricter regulations.
12 Charged With Manslaughter In FAMU Death Prosecutors are charging 12 former Florida A&M University band members with manslaughter in the 2011 hazing death of a drum major.
Family Wants Answers In Down Syndrome Son's Death A lawyer for the family of a 26-year-old man with Down syndrome who died while being escorted from a movie theater by security guards says the grieving family is looking for answers after the death was ruled a homicide.
Johns Hopkins Doctor Found Dead A Johns Hopkins gynecologist who was under investigation was found dead in his home Monday morning.
Jukebox Jury: Should Artists' Careers Continue After Death?
Official: Navy SEAL Died Of Apparent Suicide U.S. military officials are investigating the apparent suicide of a Navy SEAL commander in Afghanistan.
Judge Orders Tobacco Companies To Say They Lied About Dangers Of Smoking A federal judge on Tuesday ordered tobacco companies to publish corrective statements that say they lied about the dangers of smoking and that disclose smoking's health effects, including the death on average of 1,200 people a day.