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How Child Abuse Investigation Could Affect Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's Divorce Case

Originally posted 09/22/2016 05:00PM

After 12 years and six kids together, Angelina Jolie files for divorce from Brad Pitt just after their two-year wedding anniversary. Subscribe now for the real story behind the split, only in PEOPLE.

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New York 4-Year-Old on Life Support After Stepmother Allegedly Assaults Her

Originally posted 09/22/2016 03:45PM

A 4-year-old New York girl is fighting for her life after an alleged assault by her stepmother that fractured her skull and caused her brain to swell, PEOPLE confirms.

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Brad Pitt Child Abuse Allegations Referred to FBI: Source

Originally posted 09/22/2016 01:35PM

The child abuse allegations against Brad Pitt have been referred to the FBI, PEOPLE confirms.

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Toby Willis' Wife and Children Are 'Truly Hurting' in Wake of Shocking Child Rape Arrest: Source

Originally posted 09/16/2016 03:00PM

The Willis Clan is reeling in the wake of family patriarch Toby Willis' child rape charges.

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Toby Willis of The Willis Family Appears in Court on Child Rape Charges Following Shocking Arrest

Originally posted 09/12/2016 03:35PM

Toby Nathaniel Willis appeared in court in Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, on Monday after being charged with child rape this past weekend.

Willis did not have an attorney in Muhlenberg County district court today, Circuit Court Clerk Camron Laycock tells PEOPLE.

During the hearing, Laycock confirmed that 46-year-old Willis did not oppose extradition, meaning that the state of Tennessee has up to 60 days to retrieve him from across state lines. (Will was not given the opportunity to enter a plea on Monday and isn't expected to do so until he is formally charged in Tennessee.)

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L.A. Mom Arrested After Dead Body of Allegedly Malnourished 11-Year-Old Son Found Wrapped in Blanket in Closet

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L.A. Mom Arrested After Dead Body of Allegedly Malnourished 11-Year-Old Son Found Wrapped in Blanket in Closet

Originally posted 08/25/2016 03:05PM

Police arrested a Los Angeles mother after the dead body of her allegedly malnourished and abused 11-year-old son was found wrapped in a blanket in a closet in her home, PEOPLE confirms.

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Oklahoma Dentist Allegedly Caught on Camera Abusing 19-Month-Old Boy

Oklahoma Dentist Allegedly Caught on Camera Abusing 19-Month-Old Boy

Originally posted 08/18/2016 10:00PM

A dentist in Tulsa, Oklahoma has been allegedly caught on camera abusing his girlfriend's 19-month-old son, resulting in injuries that led to the boy's death, according to a report.

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Neighbor of North Carolina Toddler Allegedly Murdered By Mom's Boyfriend Said She Saw 'Bruises' on Girl

Originally posted 08/17/2016 01:55PM

On Tuesday, North Carolina police believed they found the remains of 3-year-old Jordan Ann Dumont and subsequently filed murder charges against her mother's boyfriend, 21-year-old Billy McCullen.

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Credit: Polk County Sheriff's Office
Four Guardians Arrested For Allegedly Using Stun Gun to Discipline Children for Not Doing Pushups

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Four Guardians Arrested For Allegedly Using Stun Gun to Discipline Children for Not Doing Pushups

Originally posted 07/26/2016 12:25PM

Police in Florida have arrested four adults for allegedly using a stun gun to discipline the children living in their care, PEOPLE confirms.

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Death of 2-Month-Old in Connecticut Daycare Ruled a Homicide

Originally posted 07/14/2016 12:10PM

The death of a 2-month-old girl in a Connecticut home-based daycare has been ruled a homicide, PEOPLE confirms.

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