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Murder mystery: Who killed Laura Araujo?

Murder mystery: Who killed Laura Araujo?

A 23-year-old recent grad was found brutally murdered Monday on a Philadelphia street that neighbors describe as "quiet".

Cops say Laura Araujo was beaten, strangled and put in a trash bag. Her body then wrapped in a blanket, put inside a duffel bag and left in an abandoned lot.  

Attorney: Leanna Harris is living a 'nightmare'

Attorney: Leanna Harris is living a 'nightmare'

The newly appointed attorney for Leanna Harris whose husband is accused of leaving their toddler son, Cooper, to die in a hot SUV released a statement on her behalf Tuesday, saying she is "living every parent's nightmare."

"She will never again be able to tuck him into bed at night and return later to check on him," said Leanna Harris' attorney Lawrence Zimmerman.

Alleged stalker to Bullock: 'You belong to me'

Alleged stalker to Bullock: 'You belong to me'

The man accused of breaking into Sandra Bullock's home on June 8 apparently walked directly in front of the superstar's bedroom with her inside, according to the search warrant and affidavit obtained by HLN.

Cops say 39-year-old Joshua James Corbett allegedly climbed a chain-link fence that was topped with barbed wire around 5 a.m. to get inside Bullock's property line. Cops arrested Corbett after receiving a "hot prowler" call around 6:30 a.m. suggesting Corbett was inside for more than an hour before the actress realized she was not alone.

Hot car death: Who did Ross Harris talk to for 6 minutes?

Hot car death: Who did Ross Harris talk to for 6 minutes?

New theories emerge in the hot car death investigation. Could the phone calls Ross Harris made in the moments after discovering little Cooper was dead in the backseat of his car be the key to this case? Jane and her Lion's Den panel debate it.

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Listen: Alleged killer call girl's 911 call

Listen: Alleged killer call girl's 911 call

Cops are investigating whether a high-price call girl who's facing manslaughter charges in the death investigation of a Google executive could also be responsible for her boyfriend's death last year.

They say Alix Tichleman's former boyfriend, Dean Riopelle died of an overdose in 2013. Tichelman was there when he died and called 911. His death was initially ruled an accident. However, cops announced their plan to re-examine the case after Tichelman was arrested and charged with murder in the death investigation of Google executive Forrest Timothy Hayes.

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ICYMI: Watch the best of 'Jane Velez-Mitchell' from this week!

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Friend: I think he wanted out of the marriage

Friend: I think he wanted out of the marriage

Jane speaks to a friend of Justin Ross Harris, the Georgia dad accused of murder after leaving his son Cooper in a hot car.

Chris Wilkerson says the Ross she sees now "would be totally capable of this kind of thing."

Hot car death: He's fired, she's lawyered up

Hot car death: He's fired, she's lawyered up

There are new twists and turns in the hot car death investigation as Leanna Harris hires an attorney and Home Depot announces Justin Ross Harris' termination from his job in web development.

According to Catherine Woodling, Mgr Corp. Communications with The Home Depot, Justin Ross Harris was has been terminated from the company. He was working as a web developer at a Home Depot corporate office when he left his son strapped into his car seat in his car.

New charges looming for accused call girl?

New charges looming for accused call girl?

Cops are investigating whether a high-price call girl who's facing manslaughter charges in the death investigation of a Google executive could also be responsible for her boyfriend's death last year.

Alix Tichelman, 26, is accused of killing Google Glass executive Forrest Timothy Hayes on his luxury yacht in November. Cops say Tichelman injected Hayes with a fatal dose of heroin and as he lay there dying, she gathered her belongings, drank her wine and stepped over his body to exit the yacht. She then apparently turned back to close a blind, so a passerby wouldn't be able to see the body.

Who murdered Maggie Daniels & where are they now?

Who murdered Maggie Daniels & where are they now?

Family and friends hope newly released surveillance video footage will lead to answers in the mysterious death of Maggie Daniels.

The popular school counselor was found murdered in her apartment on June 28. Cops have yet to release how Daniels died or who possibly killed her, only stating that she was murdered.

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