Google Studying Employees Did you know that Google is running a century-long study about how people work? Their employees are serving as study participants. So far they have found there are two major approaches to work-life balance: segmentors and integrators. Continue reading
Jordan Linn Graham has been sentenced to serve 365 months in federal prison without the possibility of parole. The judge also barred her from benefiting in any way from revealing details about the murder. The judge did not think she Continue reading
The FBI’s new most wanted fugitive is Juan Elias Garcia who killed a 19-year-old New York woman and her two-year-old son, execution style. Garcia is allegedly a member of the Mara Salvatrucha gang (MS-13). At the time that he allegedly committed Continue reading
Some kids are posting video tutorials on YouTube with detailed instructions for their peers about how to get their teachers fired. Has America’s police become to militarized? It is estimated that “89% of police departments serving American cities with more Continue reading
Having a good weekend? These stories have piqued my interest: A Mississippi woman is scheduled to be executed on Thursday for a crime her son has repeatedly confessed to, evidence the jury has never heard. If executed, she will be the Continue reading
The Howard County Police Department recently held a news conference sharing information about the investigation into the January shooting at the Columbia Mall. The shooting occurred on the morning of January 25, 2014 when Darion Marcus Aguilar, 19, entered the Continue reading
Katie Nichols, the woman in this video, stabbed her mother in the neck, chest and stomach. Her mother is in the ICU. The case is still unfolding. According to the details so far, Nichols stuffed a sock in her mother’s mouth Continue reading
True Detective, a new crime drama series that premiered on HBO in January 2014, is one of the best shows on television. Some reviewers predict that it will become as popular as Breaking Bad. If you haven’t seen it, you should. Continue reading
18-year-old Keith Vidal was shot and killed by a police officer Sunday when authorities responded to a call for help from family members. Keith was in the midst of a schizophrenic episode. According to early reports, Keith had picked up Continue reading
Update: The forum should be fully active. To use the forum you will have to register a new username and password. You can’t automatically use your same username and password that you use for leaving comments on the blog. I want Continue reading
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Montana newlywed, 22-year-old Jordan Linn Graham (also known as Jo-Jo) is accused of pushing her husband, 25-year-old Cody Lee Johnson, to his death over a cliff in Glacier National Park. Investigators believe that she pushed her husband because she was having Continue reading
This is a powerful video. A Columbus, Ohio man posted an online video confessing to crashing into another man’s vehicle after a night of drinking.
I’m beginning my preparations for a new class in which we will be studying the “worst of the worst” offenders. It will focus on the people who have committed the most heinous crimes. One of the first contenders is Robert Continue reading
There are several interesting stories in the news and I wanted to do a “roundup.” Texas Father Who Killed His Daughter’s Molester Won’t Be Charged A Texas father walked in on his five-year-old daughter being molested by Jesus Flores. The Continue reading
A news organization obtained search warrant documents that reveal a number of items found at the burned-out property of James Lee DiMaggio. They include the following:
New information has been released in the case of the Hannah Anderson kidnapping. Court records show that firefighters found the body of Christina Marie Anderson, in James Lee DiMaggio’s garage. Nearby was a crowbar and blood next to her head.