| Oct 8, 2013
| 9:32 AM
An Orlando mom was locked up Tuesday after police say she took her 1-year-old daughter on a dangerous ride and rammed her car into another vehicle at least five times.
According to the arrest report, 25-year-old Jenika Desiree Williams used her silver...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:08 AM
A Harbor Springs couple will head to court in October on three felony child abuse charges for allegedly depriving their adopted children of nourishment, inflicting physical abuse and extreme disciplining.
Phillip Albert Loesch, 53, and wife, Kimberly Ann...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Another child neglect case in Wichita and the experts say it's part of a trend, not just in the city but across the state.
This latest case involves a child found in conditions the police called 'deplorable', a home full of bed bugs and roaches and a...
| Nov 6, 2013
WATERTOWN — Authorities have filed felony child abuse and drug charges against a Watertown man a day after he was acquitted of killing his girlfriend’s toddler.
KWAT-AM reports 26-year-old Jay Barse made his initial court appearance Tuesday...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 9:23 AM
A Colorado grand jury voted to indict John and Patsy Ramsey on charges of child abuse resulting in the first-degree murder of their 6-year-old daughter, JonBenét, the beauty pageant princess whose death stunned the nation, according to documents...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Mariska Hargitay's fictional life on "Law & Order: Special Victms Unit" inspired her to launch the very real Joyful Heart Foundation.
The mission of the foundation, launched in 2004, is to heal, educate and empower survivors of sexual assault, domestic...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:28 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A father charged with abusing his baby daughter is found not guilty of child abuse. Greene County jurors returned their verdict in favor of Steven Kleber about 1:15 Thursday after deliberations of less than four hours.
| Oct 6, 2013
As much as we're fascinated by the art of Henry Darger — the self-taught artist whose life's work was discovered in his Chicago apartment after his death in 1973 — it has always made us more than a wee bit queasy. His thousands of drawings,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
What will they say about you when you're gone?
I attended a funeral last week of a woman named Sarah Lewis, the widow of my childhood rabbi, Albert Lewis. A 92-year-old pillar of her community, she was eloquent, brilliant, devoted and religious.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:36 AM
NEW YORK — When it came out a decade ago, “Capturing the Friedmans” riveted audiences with, among other things, its ambiguity: Did the documentary's Arnold and Jesse Friedman engage in the numerous acts of molestation that prosecutors...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 2:53 PM
The mother of one of the girls charged in the Florida case of cyber bullying has been arrested on charges of abusing children, the Polk County Sheriff's Office announced Friday.
Vivian Vosburg, the mother of one of the girls, has been taken into custody...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 10:42 AM
The Steubenville School Superintendent was among four adults charged by a grand jury that investigated the case of a 16-year-old West Virginia girl who was raped last year by football players at a party in Ohio.
The indictments, a mixture of felony...