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Why former FBI agent thinks ‘Golden State Killer’ suspect fits the serial killer profile

Why former FBI agent thinks ‘Golden State Killer’ suspect fits the serial killer profile

Sacramento Police Department(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) — The characteristics of the suspected serial rapist and killer known as the “Golden State Killer” — arrested this week decades after the California crime spree — are the perfect fit with the profile of a serial killer, says former FBI agent and ABC News contributor […]

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Suspected ‘Golden State Killer’ attends first court appearance handcuffed in wheelchair

Suspected ‘Golden State Killer’ attends first court appearance handcuffed in wheelchair

ABC(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) — The suspected “Golden State Killer” appeared in a Sacramento County, California, court for the first time since he was arrested. Former police officer Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, donned an orange jumpsuit and handcuffs as he was wheeled into the courtroom for his arraignment. He appeared to be […]

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School shooting suspect on FBI’s radar since 2013: Authorities

School shooting suspect on FBI’s radar since 2013: Authorities

Marion County Sheriffâ??s Office(OCALA, Fla.) — The FBI had the suspect in a Florida school shooting last week on its radar since 2013, new documents show. Sky Bouche, 19, shot a student in the ankle at a high school in Ocala, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. The victim, […]

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Medical helicopter crash kills three in Wisconsin

Medical helicopter crash kills three in Wisconsin

iStock/Thinkstock(MADISON, Wisc.) — Three people have died after the medical helicopter they were on crashed in Wisconsin, according to officials. The medical chopper was returning from dropping a patient off in Madison when it crashed in a forest near the town of Hazelhurst, a spokesperson for the National Transportation Safety […]

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Medical helicopter crash kills 3 in Wisconsin

Medical helicopter crash kills 3 in Wisconsin

iStock/Thinkstock(MADISON, Wisc.) — Three people have died after the medical helicopter they were on crashed in Wisconsin, according to officials. The medical chopper was returning from dropping a patient off in Madison when it crashed in a forest near the town of Hazelhurst, a spokesperson for the National Transportation Safety […]

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Small plane catches fire after emergency landing

Small plane catches fire after emergency landing

ABCNews.com(NEW YORK) — A small Cessna C402 aircraft veered off of the runway, crashed into trees and burst into flames as it was landing at a Massachusetts airport on Thursday. A group of friends said they were returning from a scenic voyage in Keene, New Hampshire, when the plane encountered […]

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‘Golden State Killer’ suspect threatened to kill family dog, yelled and cursed in neighborhood: Neighbors

‘Golden State Killer’ suspect threatened to kill family dog, yelled and cursed in neighborhood: Neighbors

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — A neighbor who grew up steps away from suspected “Golden State Killer” Joseph DeAngelo describes the accused serial rapist and murderer as “paranoid” and “angry,” recounting the time he says DeAngelo threatened to kill his family’s dog. Grant Gorman, whose childhood home in Citrus Heights […]

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How DNA, genealogy websites were used to find suspected ‘Golden State Killer’

How DNA, genealogy websites were used to find suspected ‘Golden State Killer’

Sacramento Police Department(LOS ANGELES) — Authorities used genealogical websites to track down the suspected serial killer known as the “Golden States Killer,” sources told ABC News, describing it as a long, painstaking process. The “Golden State Killer” is believed to have committed 12 murders, at least 50 rapes and multiple […]

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Tom Brokaw denies harassing former colleague

Tom Brokaw denies harassing former colleague

Heidi Gutman/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Longtime NBC News anchor Tom Brokaw said he “made no romantic overtures” toward a former colleague who told at least two other media outlets he acted inappropriately toward her in the 1990s. Linda Vester, 52, told the Washington Post and Variety […]

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Record rainfall leads to flooding in New England, summer-like temperatures on the way

Record rainfall leads to flooding in New England, summer-like temperatures on the way

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Several days of record rainfall combined with melting snow is causing flooding in some New England towns. On Thursday more than 3 inches of rain fell near Bar Harbor, Maine, while Augusta, Maine, saw a record daily rainfall of 1.29 inches. As that storm moves out, a […]

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