Neurobiologist Dr. Gerhard Roth of Bremen, Germany, has found the root of all evil, well maybe not the root, but what he believes to be the cause of evil in humans. He calls it the "evil patch," a dark spot on the central lobe of the brains of the many violent offenders that he has examined over the years as part of German government studies.
On February 5, 2003 a construction crew clearing out a vacant lot on New Kings Road in Jacksonville made a gruesome discovery. Workers found the remains of seventeen-year-old Jovanna Tyrica Jefferson in a ditch. She had been missing since January 20, 2003.
A man intending to rob a gas station convenience store in Germany got the shock of his life when the intended victim not only defended himself, but fought back — hard. The upset and overwhelmed thief was very soon in desperate need of a hug. He then sits down and cries.
On January 17, 1945, Mengele, the notoriously ruthless Nazi concentration camp doctor, who committed countless unspeakable crimes against humanity in the name of science, fled before the advancing Soviet Army and disappeared into obscurity.
The new disturbing trend of erotic zoos has the Germans poised to reinstate bestiality laws taken off the books in 1969.
A sadistic killer, a hideous horror mask, and butchered corpses play a big role in the modern horror movie classic Saw. But what paramedics witnessed when they allegedly found 19-year-old Fabian Kramer kneeling beside the corpse of his 82-year-old landlady was very real. Kramer, prosecutors say, stabbed his elderly landlady over 40 times.
On Saturday July 3, 1976, sweet little blond Marion Ketter, 4, went missing. By the next day, police had Joachim Kroll in custody after someone at #11 Friesenstrasse told a police officer that Kroll had warned that the toilet was plugged with “guts.” It turned out that the likable, but not very intelligent, Kroll, affectionately called "Uncle" by the neighborhood children, had a propensity for rape and murder, and a taste for human flesh that went back more than twenty years.
Do parents in Germany have the right to have their children circumcised? Did Mao Sugiyama break any laws when he served up his genitalia for dinner? Is presentation really everything? An update on important penis-related legal questions of the day.
Her husband was missing, but the lovely opera singer Gruseck claimed he was just on a trip. Months of police investigation would ultimately turn up the missing millionaire, Gruseck’s shady past and a scam worthy of her operatic aspirations.