Was Teen's Killing Justified? 1
Huge Payout in Shocking Jail Death 2
Abused Naked Murdered Corpse? 3
Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Hernandez, 17, was behind the wheel of a stolen car when she was shot. Cops say shots followed one officer's injury; a witness denies it. Meanwhile, protesters asked if killing a young girl was justified. Westword has the story.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Crawford and a group of fellow fifteen-year-olds were enjoying a Sunday afternoon with booze and pot when the gat came out. Was it a malicious attack or an accident turned tragic by the presence of a gun? Westword has the story.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The Facebook profile pic on Kilcollins's now-deleted page shows him wearing a cap emblazoned with the Spanish word for death -- and the man he shot is lucky to have avoided that fate. Westword has the story.

Monday, January 19, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Hale said he'd dropped the baby, and his attorney discovered the child had a previous skull fracture. Prosecutors knew about it months before trial -- so why did they move forward anyhow? Westword has the story.

Friday, January 16, 2015 at 3:46 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: In 2014, we shared hundreds of disturbing stories. These are the ones that stuck with us longest, including a serial rapist's murder of a teen in church and a son who lived off mom's money while she festered. Westword has the story.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Valverde had quite a rap sheet when he was gunned down during a drug sting after allegedly pulling a weapon. But his mom thinks the cops could have used less lethal force -- and uses the Bible to say why. Westword has the story.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Why is Emily Anderson smiling? Maybe because she allegedly just tried to beat her BF to death with a table leg. Her story is one of thirty linked to their indelible booking photos. Westword has the story.

Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 6:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: The sensational video, on view here, showed an officer repeated slugging a suspect in the face and knocking a pregnant woman to the ground. But the cops deny doing anything wrong -- and here's why. Westword has the story.

Monday, December 29, 2014 at 5:00 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Ferguson, where black teen Michael Brown was shot to death by a cop, arrests of African-Americans far outpace whites by population. But the situation is hardly unique. Here are twenty more examples. Westword has the story.

Friday, December 26, 2014 at 4:50 am

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Breakfast reading from the Voice Media Empire: Street preacher Booker died in prison after being tased in a scuffle with guards. The expert hired by the prosecution to suggest the death had been natural was soon eating his words -- and the city was paying big bucks. Westword has the story.