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Brooklyn Teen Released on $1M Bail After Stabbing His Allegedly Abusive Father to Death

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Brooklyn Teen Released on $1M Bail After Stabbing His Allegedly Abusive Father to Death

Originally posted 08/25/2015 12:35PM

A Brooklyn teen is out of jail on $1 million bail after he stabbed his allegedly abusive father to death to protect himself and his siblings.

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Woman Plays Dead to Stop Her Boyfriend from Killing Her: Police

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Woman Plays Dead to Stop Her Boyfriend from Killing Her: Police

Originally posted 08/25/2015 07:15AM

A woman told Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, police that she faked having a seizure and dying in order to avoid being killed by her boyfriend after he'd thrown her down a flight of stairs.

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Constantine Maroulis Arrested for Second Time as Ex Accuses Him of Cheating

Constantine Maroulis Arrested for Second Time in a Week, Set to Appear in Court as Ex Accuses Him of Cheating

Originally posted 08/18/2015 07:05PM

Constantine Maroulis was arrested on Sunday – the second time in a week for the American Idol alum.

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Constantine Maroulis Granted Restraining Order, Planning Criminal Charges Against Ex

Constantine Maroulis Granted Restraining Order, Planning Criminal Charges Against Ex

Originally posted 08/14/2015 08:00PM

Following a domestic violence arrest on Wednesday, Constantine Maroulis filed a temporary restraining order Wednesday against his daughter's mother Angel Reed, PEOPLE has confirmed.

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FROM SI: Ray Rice Opens Up About Domestic Violence: 'I'm a Rehabilitated Man'

FROM SI: Ray Rice Opens Up About Domestic Violence: 'I'm a Rehabilitated Man'

Originally posted 08/04/2015 08:20PM

The Ravens running back, who was charged with third-degree aggravated assault over an incident with his wife, Janay, spoke to ESPN on Tuesday about returning to the NFL

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Irish Blogger and Domestic Violence Victim Shares Video of Herself Battered and Bruised: 'My World Was Turned Upside Down' (WATCH)

Originally posted 07/08/2015 01:35PM

(function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));I thought long and hard before posting this video, this is very difficult for me but I have to do what is RIGHT, if you or anyone you know has it is in a similar situation please share this video to inspire other women around the world, violence is NOT the answer!!!!Posted by Emma Murphy on Monday, July 6, 2015

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Journey Drummer Deen Castronovo Facing Domestic Violence Charges in Oregon

Journey Drummer Deen Castronovo Facing Domestic Violence Charges in Oregon

Originally posted 06/18/2015 02:00PM

Journey drummer Deen Castronovo has been charged with assault after allegedly attacking a woman.

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Hope Solo: Domestic Violence Drama Has Been 'Traumatic and Embarrassing'

Hope Solo: Domestic Violence Drama Has Been 'Traumatic and Embarrassing'

Originally posted 06/17/2015 04:55PM

It's been a messy roller coaster of a year for embattled soccer sensation Hope Solo – and this particular morning, a few weeks ago, was no exception.

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Staci Columbo Alonso Starts Shelter for Domestic Violence Survivors' Pets

Originally posted 06/04/2015 10:55AM

Six years ago, Trish Steffen grabbed her two dogs and her cat and fled an abusive relationship. She planned to live in her car in Las Vegas instead of giving up her pets to stay with friends or move into a homeless shelter.

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FROM SI: Chicago Bears Release Ray McDonald Following Domestic Violence Arrest

FROM SI: Chicago Bears Release Ray McDonald Following Domestic Violence Arrest

Originally posted 05/25/2015 08:05PM

The Chicago Bears released defensive end Ray McDonald after he was arrested Monday on domestic violence charges

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