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  • Ohio police have identified suspects in fake ALS bucket attack

    CLEVELAND (Reuters) - High school students responsible for dumping a bucket containing water, urine and spit on a teenage boy with autism in a fake ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge" have been identified, police said on Tuesday. Police did not release the names...
  • Janay Rice, the student, mother, friend

    Janay Rice, the student, mother, friend
    She is the girl from a rundown neighborhood who became class president at a posh prep school. A quiet and driven Towson University student. An adoring mother. One of the unofficial leaders of the sisterhood of wives and girlfriends of Ravens teammates....
  • Couple hurt in Kansas City rampage succumb to injuries

    Couple hurt in Kansas City rampage succumb to injuries
    A married couple who were critically hurt during a man's rampage through suburban Kansas City last week succumbed to their injuries Tuesday, police said. Ann and George Taylor were injured Sept. 2 when the gunman shot and killed three of their neighbors...
  • Married beating victims in Kansas City attack die

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. Last week's vicious attacks in a south Kansas City cul-de-sac have taken the lives of two more victims, making it the city's worst multiple killing case in perhaps 15 years. The family of Ann Taylor, 86, and her 80-year-old husband,...
  • The uncomfortable conversations sparked by the Ray Rice 'nightmare'

    The video showing Ray Rice punching his then-fiancĂ©e Janay Palmer, knocking her out cold and then dragging her out of an elevator, has sparked several heated, and frankly, much-needed conversations about domestic abuse, the NFL’s responsibility...
  • Good riddance to Ray Rice, whose domestic violence cannot be ignored

    Good riddance to Ray Rice, whose domestic violence cannot be ignored
    I don’t believe, as some have claimed, that watching that new elevator video where Ray Rice assaults his soon-to-be wife revictimizes her. The release of the video is not a privacy violation; there should be no expectation of privacy in a public...
  • Man chokes and threatens to kill girlfriend, police say

    Man chokes and threatens to kill girlfriend, police say
    Bethlehem police said a man choked his girlfriend and threatened to kill her Monday afternoon. Emanuel Roman, 22, of the 1200 block of Woodbine Street is charged with aggravated assault, simple assault, harassment, terroristic threats, unauthorized use...
  • Police report told Ravens, NFL all they needed to know about Rice incident

    Police report told Ravens, NFL all they needed to know about Rice incident
    The Ravens and the National Football League finally delivered a strong and decisive response to the ugly Ray Rice domestic violence incident on Monday, but the rush to "get it right" after getting it wrong for nearly seven months will only raise more...
  • Children's Home of Easton staffer gets probation for beating teen resident

    A Children's Home of Easton employee who body slammed and beat an unruly 16-year-old resident pleaded guilty Tuesday to simple assault. Shawn M. Ingram will be on probation for three months and must complete 10 hours of community service, under the...
  • Former California policeman pleads no contest in baseball bat beating

    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A former Northern California police officer pleaded no contest Monday to assault and vandalism for beating a woman with a baseball bat while off duty, officials said. Prosecutors said Gregory Thompson, 53, wore a mask in the...
  • Pennsylvania man accused of beating, burning woman

    (Reuters) - A Pennsylvania man allegedly beat a woman for days with his fists and a belt before pouring lighter fluid on her and setting her on fire, police said on Monday. The 43-year-old woman, whose name has not been released by police, told them on...