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Former Frat Member Gets Probation and 1 Day in Jail Following Plea Deal in Rape Case

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Former Frat Member Gets Probation and 1 Day in Jail Following Plea Deal in Rape Case

Originally posted 06/26/2016 05:00PM

A former Indiana University student will serve one year probation – having served one day in jail – after accepting a plea deal Thursday in two rape cases against him, Fox59, WISH and the New York Daily News report.

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Texas Mom Who Killed 2 Daughters Had a 'History of Mental Illness,' Authorities Say

Originally posted 06/26/2016 11:00AM

The Texas woman who killed her two daughters on Friday, before being shot and killed by police herself, allegedly had a history of mental illness, officials say. And she had posted multiple times on social media about her support of firearms.

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Sneak Peek of Missing Dial's Explosive Finale, When 'Everything Is Turned on Its End,' says Investigator

Originally posted 06/26/2016 10:20AM

After months of trekking through the Costa Rican jungle looking for their missing son, Peggy and Roman Dial believe they finally know what happened to the 27-year-old explorer when he vanished in 2014.

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UpdatePosted 06/25/2016 03:00PM

Texas Mother Killed by Police After She Fatally Shot Her Two Daughters

Originally posted 06/25/2016 03:35PM

Texas police shot and killed a woman Friday after they said she shot and killed her daughters and then refused to drop her weapon.

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2 Dead and 5 Injured in Texas Dance Studio Shooting

Originally posted 06/25/2016 11:45AM

Police say two people were killed and five more hospitalized during an early morning shooting Saturday at a Fort Worth, Texas, dance studio.

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Mother-in-Law Charged in Shooting Death of Atlanta Kindergarten Teacher, Killed Feet from Her Sons: Reports

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Mother-in-Law Charged in Shooting Death of Atlanta Kindergarten Teacher, Killed Feet from Her Sons: Reports

Originally posted 06/25/2016 11:15AM

An Atlanta-area kindergarten teacher was fatally shot Thursday within earshot of her two young sons and her estranged mother-in-law has been accused in her death, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Mother of Accused Slenderman Stabber Expresses Concern Over Daughter's Future After Teen's Mental Illness Stabilizes: 'With Lucidity Comes Awareness'

Mother of Accused Slenderman Stabber Expresses Concern Over Daughter's Future After Teen's Mental Illness Stabilizes: 'With Lucidity Comes Awareness'

Originally posted 06/24/2016 08:35PM

Following her transfer to a Wisconsin mental health facility, 14-year-old Morgan Geyser, who was accused of stabbing her schoolmate at a friend's sleepover in 2014, has seen progress in her mental state.

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Couple Accused of 'Gifting' Daughter to Pennsylvania Man Arrested with 12 Girls in Home Once Sued Amish Sect Claiming it 'Shunned' Them

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Couple Accused of 'Gifting' Daughter to Pennsylvania Man Arrested with 12 Girls in Home Once Sued Amish Sect Claiming it 'Shunned' Them

Originally posted 06/24/2016 05:35PM

The couple at the center of the sex abuse case involving the alleged rescue of 12 girls from the home of a Pennsylvania man once sued an Amish sect, according to a federal lawsuit obtained by PEOPLE.

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Man Charged with Murder After His Ex-Girlfriend Commits Suicide to 'Escape the Relationship' in Rare Case, Says Prosecutor

Originally posted 06/24/2016 05:20PM

A prosecutor has charged a Minnesota man for murder in the suicide death of his ex-girlfriend, alleging that he harassed and stalked her to the point that she killed herself, PEOPLE confirms.

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Father Shot in Head in Orlando Massacre Remains in Critical Condition: 'It's Beyond a Miracle He's Even Alive' Says Brother

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Father Shot in Head in Orlando Massacre Remains in Critical Condition: 'It's Beyond a Miracle He's Even Alive' Says Brother

Originally posted 06/24/2016 04:30PM

Leonel Melendez, a 38-year-old father, was shot in the head at Orlando's Pulse Nightclub on June 12 during a massacre that killed 49 people. Since then, his family has sat vigil, by his hospital bedside hoping for the best, his brother tells PEOPLE.

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