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Chicago’s police chief says he wishes victims of gun violence got the same attention as the Jussie Smollett case

Chicago's police chief, Eddie Johnson, held a press conference Thursday on the arrest of Jussie Smollett on suspicion of staging a hate crime.

A fundraising effort started by tycoon Vincent Tan to buy the contentious Seafield temple land has raised RM2 million

RM1.5 million was raised by Malaysian businessmen Vincent Tan, David Kong, and Barry Goh, who previously headed MCT.

Malaysia temple riot: Home Minister says developer’s lawyer paid ‘thugs’ to ‘take care of things’

"You are strong. Wake up soon Muhammad Adib. Pray for my fiance. I am not strong, looking at you like this," the fireman's fiancee wrote.

Mollie Tibbetts’ death is being used to push debunked ideas about illegal immigration and violent crime

The police say Cristhian Bahena Rivera, a Mexican immigrant arrested on charges of first-degree murder in the death of an Iowa college student, is in the US illegally. But despite widespread claims, data shows unauthorized immigrants commit crimes at lower rates than native-born citizens.

Criminals steal more than 237,000 guns from legal American gun owners every year

Gun theft is on the rise, fueling violent crime around the US, an investigation found. The discovery comes in the wake of mass shootings in Las Vegas and Texas.

Overreacting to the rising US crime rate could be more dangerous than the violent crime itself

Researchers have sought to calm the hysteria over the FBI's data, arguing that an overreaction to the violent crime uptick could set back justice reforms.

One city is driving the murder rate in the US

Chicago is an outlier as the only city expected to see major increases in both violent crime and murder.

Americans don’t actually want to solve America’s prison crisis

Most people think mass incarceration is caused by lengthy sentences for nonviolent drug offenders. It's not.