12:01 PM EDT 04/18/2015
Originally posted 04/17/2015 10:45AM
A Connecticut mother was shocked when she came home last month to discover her 3-year-old daughter had been allegedly burned and beaten.
Originally posted 04/16/2015 04:50PM
Adrian Peterson will be reinstated as running back for the Minnesota Vikings after being suspended last November due to child-abuse allegations.
Arizona Teen Accused of Sexually Assaulting 13 Girls Was Framed in John Tucker Must Die Revenge Plot: Lawyers
Originally posted 04/08/2015 05:10PM
Lawyers for an Arizona teen accused of sexually assaulting 13 girls say the 19-year-old was framed in a plot reminiscent of the movie John Tucker Must Die.
Originally posted 04/07/2015 11:40AM
A Florida teacher is facing decades in prison after she pleaded guilty to 37 child sex charges on Thursday.
Originally posted 04/05/2015 02:50PM
A Las Vegas couple is on the run after they allegedly left their 3-year-old daughter to die.
Originally posted 03/31/2015 03:10PM
A twice-convicted sex offender was arrested for the alleged killing of a 6-year-old California boy after DNA testing in the cold case linked him to the 1981 slaying.
Originally posted 03/07/2015 12:50PM
A lawsuit alleging that the American Youth Soccer Organization failed to shield four unnamed players in Lancaster, California, from coach Renoir Vincent Valenti, now serving a life sentence for sexually abusing over a dozen kids, was filed on March 3 in Los Angeles.
Originally posted 02/26/2015 05:45PM
Two eight-year-old twins who were starving and locked in a bedroom in their Yakima, Washington, home are recuperating, while their 28-year-old mother has been charged with multiple counts of abuse.
Originally posted 12/23/2014 02:15PM
The former headmaster of one of Delaware's most exclusive prep schools was convicted Monday on 25 counts of child pornography.
Originally posted 12/13/2014 11:25AM
Adrian Peterson's appeal was stopped for no gain, when the NFL's unpaid suspension of the star running back was upheld until next spring.
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