Indian Teen Murders Elderly Neighbor to Buy a Video Game Console

A 14-year-old Indian boy staying with his aunt and uncle in the Tamil Nadu village of Ekkadu couldn't afford the 8,000 rupees (roughly $150) to purchase a video game system, so he strangled a 69-year-old neighbor. » 6/13/12 9:30am 6/13/12 9:30am

Why Steal Game Consoles When You Can Get a Six-Year-Old Girl to Do It…

On Monday employees at a Super CD in Johannesburg, South Africa realized two PlayStation Vita systems were missing from the store's inventory. That was shocking, but not nearly as shocking as what they saw when they reviewed the closed-circuit television footage and discovered the culprit was a five or six-year-old… » 3/28/12 8:30am 3/28/12 8:30am

Accused Xbox Pedophile Indicted on 19 Sexual Abuse Charges

Richard Kretovic, accused of sexually abusing a 12-year-old boy he met through Xbox Live, has been indicted on nine counts each of first-degree criminal sexual act and second-degree sexual abuse, plus one count of endangering the welfare of a child. » 5/04/11 11:40am 5/04/11 11:40am

It's Frightening How Persistent a Child Predator Can Be

In December of 2010, 18-year-old Alex Trowell of Idaho was on his way to visit his 12-year-old World of Warcraft girlfriend in New Mexico. Alerted by the girl's mother, New Mexico police called Trowell and had him turn his car around. » 4/28/11 2:00pm 4/28/11 2:00pm

Skyrim Developer Wants Your Babies To Be Dragonborn

You may love Bethesda Softworks' Elder Scrolls series, but do you love it enough to conceive a child and name it after the protagonist of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim? What if a mystery prize is involved? » 2/21/11 11:40am 2/21/11 11:40am