{FD} Scott Peterson: 15 years later, a look back at a case that gripped a nation

Fifteen years ago this Christmas Eve, the nation turned its eyes and attention to Modesto, Calif., where 27-year old Laci Peterson, 8 months pregnant and ready to welcome her unborn son she had named Conner, had seemingly vanished.

{FD} Suspect in Charlottesville car attack faces first-degree murder charge, life in prison

The Ohio man accused of driving into a crowd protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville is now facing a life in prison after first-degree murder was added to a list of charges against him.

{FD} California man gets life in prison for ‘near-decapitation’ of wealthy boyfriend in crime judge calls ‘shockingly evil’

A 27-year-old California ex-porn star was sentenced Monday to life behind bars for brutally murdering his wealthy older boyfriend in 2015 in order to get his multi-million dollar inheritance.

{FD} Ohio woman killed, dismembered husband and kept body in containers at home, cops say

An Ohio woman killed and chopped apart her husband before placing the pieces in plastic storage bins that sat in her house for months -- until the couple's son inadvertently discovered his dad's decomposing remains, officials said.

{FD} Pulse nightclub shooter’s wife to stand trial in Orlando

The wife of Omar Mateen, the gunman who killed 49 people at an Orlando nightclub last year in the name of ISIS, will stand trial in the Florida city, a judge ordered Wednesday.