November 18th, 2014
10:07 PM ET

Supermodel Janice Dickinson makes sex abuse allegation against Bill Cosby

Janice Dickinson was a supermodel in the 1980's and more recently appeared on 'America's Top Model.' She is now coming forward to say that Bill Cosby sexually assaulted her in 1982. Dickinson joins more than a dozen other women who say Cosby raped them. Cosby has repeatedly said the allegations are false and he has never been prosecuted. Jean Casarez has the latest on the allegations.

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November 18th, 2014
09:58 PM ET

Video appears to show 2013 confrontation with Officer Darren Wilson

It started out as a police call to check on derelict vehicles. When someone on the scene started recording video the situation got tense. That video shows an officer who appears to be Darren Wilson in a heated exchange with the man with the camera, saying  'I'm gonna lock your a** up.' Sara Sidner has the latest.

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Filed under: Bill Cosby • Jean Casarez
November 11th, 2014
10:28 PM ET

Scathing new report on Joan Rivers' death

Joan Rivers never recovered from what was supposed to be a routine procedure to check her throat at a New York City clinic. A  new report is out accusing the clinic of making several mistakes, including failing to identify deteriorating vital signs and provide a timely intervention. The findings also include a list of issues, including a physician snapping photos of Rivers while she was sedated. Jean Casarez has more.

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November 5th, 2014
11:14 PM ET

How police rescued a kidnapped Philadelphia woman

Surveillance video captured the abduction of 22-year-old Carlesha Freeland-Gaither in Philadelphia. She was found alive today in Maryland and the suspect is in custody. Jean Casarez has the latest on the dramatic rescue and Freeland-Gaither's condition.

Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey tells Anderson that he credits surveillance video and tips from witnesses with helping investigators track the suspect as they travelled from Pennsylvania to Maryland.

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September 29th, 2014
11:15 PM ET

Crime & Punishment: New evidence in the Hannah Graham case may not mean new hope

The man who police believe was the last person to see missing UVA sophomore Hannah Graham is now behind bars. Investigators say the arrest of Jesse Matthew led to a "significant break" in the 2009 death of Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington. She vanished after attending a Metallica concert on the UVA campus. Jean Casarez looks at what is being described as a "new forensic link" between the two cases.

The Hannah Graham case has brought new attention to other cases of missing young women. Randi Kaye looks at two who disappeared within 60 miles of each other.

Filed under: Hannah Graham • Jean Casarez • Morgan Harrington • Randi Kaye
September 26th, 2014
12:52 AM ET

An unaccounted for 40 hours: the crucial piece in the case of the missing UVA student

Did abduction suspect Jesse Matthew fraternize with missing college student Hannah Graham at a Charlottesville, Virginia restaurant?

Did the pair leave together?

And what about the unaccounted for 40 hours between Graham's disappearance, and the first report of her having gone missing?

With Matthews having been extradited from Texas to Virginia, watch the above video as CNN's Jean Casarez travels to Charlottesville in search of answers.

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January 23rd, 2014
12:45 AM ET

Remembering the eight-year-old hero killed trying to save family from fire

Tyler Doohan was staying with relatives when he realized their home was on fire. He woke up six people and got them safely outside. Officials say Tyler then ran back inside to rescue his disabled grandfather, but both died from the intense heat and smoke. Another relative was also killed in the fire. Jean Casarez has the heartbreaking story.

Tyler Doohan's family is raising money to help pay for his funeral.

Click here if you would like to help

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January 21st, 2014
12:23 AM ET

Crime & Punishment: Mother accused of killing her two children during an exorcism

A Maryland mother is charged with first-degree murder. Police say she stabbed her two toddlers to death as part of an exorcism. Jean Casarez has the latest on this tragic story.




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November 25th, 2013
10:13 PM ET

New indictments in the Steubenville rape case

A grand jury has indicted four more people in connection with the 2012 rape of a 16-year old girl in Steubenville, Ohio. The case made national headlines after photos and video of the incident were posted on social media. Last March, two football players from the local high school were convicted of rape. All of the adults indicted today are school district employees including the superintendent. Jean Casarez has the latest.

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October 18th, 2013
11:40 PM ET

Utah doctor accused of killing his wife

Doctor Martin MacNeill is accused of murder and obstruction of justice in his wife's death. In their opening statements prosecutors described MacNeill as an adulterer who fatally drugged his wife to continue his affair with a mistress.  CNN correspondent Jean Casarez has the latest.

Criminal defense attorney Danny Cevallos and prosecutor Paul Henderson take a closer look at the case.

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