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New York Man Admits to Kidnapping and Abusing 2 Amish Girls

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New York Man Admits to Kidnapping and Abusing 2 Amish Girls

Originally posted 05/11/2015 10:50AM

Stephen Howells, the man accused of kidnapping and abusing two young Amish girls, pleaded guilty on Friday to 21 federal charges, including making child pornography with the girls and four other children.

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Body Discovered Believed to Be Mother of 11-Month-Old Baby Boy Found in Dumpster

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UpdatePosted 05/07/2015 02:00PM

11-Month-Old Baby Boy Found in Nebraska Dumpster, Police Searching for His Missing Older Brother

Originally posted 05/07/2015 11:55AM

Police are searching for the brother of an 11-month-old baby boy who was found in a dumpster outside an apartment complex in La Vista, Nebraska, on Wednesday.

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Boy Found in Basement Says His Home Was a 'Terrible Place'

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Charlie Bothuell V, Boy Found in Basement, Says His Home Was a 'Terrible Place'

Originally posted 04/29/2015 12:35PM

Charlie Bothuell V, the Detroit boy who went missing for 11 days last summer before being found in his parents' basement, testified at a hearing Tuesday that his home was a "terrible place."

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Utah Teacher Brianne Altice Weeps as She Pleads Guilty to Having Sex with 3 Students

Originally posted 04/23/2015 03:20PM

Brianne Altice couldn't hold back her tears on Wednesday as she admitted to having sex with three of her students between the ages of 16 and 17.

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Maryland Karate Teacher Allegedly Filmed Sexual Encounters with Students

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Maryland Karate Teacher Allegedly Filmed Sexual Encounters with Students

Originally posted 04/20/2015 11:45AM

A Maryland karate teacher is wanted on eight counts of child pornography, police said Friday.

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Nanny Arrested After She Was Caught on Camera Burning a 3-Year-Old Girl

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Nanny Arrested After She Was Caught on Camera Burning a 3-Year-Old Girl

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.

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Adrian Peterson to Be Reinstated After Suspension for 'Abusive Discipline' of His Son

Adrian Peterson to Be Reinstated After Suspension for 'Abusive Discipline' of His Son

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.

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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.

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Florida Teacher Could Face Decades in Prison for Having Sex with Students

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Florida Teacher Could Face Decades in Prison for Having Sex with Students

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.

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Police Seeking Las Vegas Couple After Their 3-Year-Old Is Found Dead in Their Home

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.

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