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Woody Allen Says He Was 'Paternal' When He Began Relationship with Wife Soon-Yi Previn

Woody Allen Says He Was 'Paternal' When He Began Relationship with Wife Soon-Yi Previn

Originally posted 07/30/2015 02:15PM

Woody Allen has opened up about his relationship with wife Soon-Yi Previn, saying he was "paternal" when they first got together and initially never imagined their "fling" would turn into a long-term marriage.

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Bill Cosby to Be Deposed by Sept. 30 in Molestation Lawsuit: 'We Are Looking Forward to That Day,' Says Accuser's Lawyer

UpdatePosted 07/29/2015 01:05PM

Bill Cosby to Be Deposed by Sept. 30 in Molestation Lawsuit: 'We Are Looking Forward to That Day,' Says Accuser's Lawyer

Originally posted 07/29/2015 08:00AM

Bill Cosby will be deposed in the next two months in a molestation lawsuit, according to attorney Gloria Allred.

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Married High School Cop Charged with Allegedly Having Sex with Underage Student in Cemeteries

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Married High School Cop Charged with Allegedly Having Sex with Underage Student in Cemeteries

Originally posted 07/28/2015 01:55PM

Joshua Spratt was a decorated cop.

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Michigan Woman Charged for Alleged Sexual Obsession Over 11-Year-Old She Met on Xbox Live

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Michigan Woman Charged for Alleged Sexual Obsession Over 11-Year-Old She Met on Xbox Live

Originally posted 07/23/2015 01:50PM

A Michigan woman has been charged with more than a dozen criminal counts after allegedly having a sexual obsession with an 11-year-old boy in New Jersey.

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Duggar Sisters Jill and Jessa Will Appear in TLC Documentary on Child Sex Abuse

Duggar Sisters Jill and Jessa Will Appear in TLC Documentary on Child Sex Abuse

Originally posted 07/20/2015 05:45PM

When TLC announced last week that it has officially axed 19 Kids and Counting, the network said it is putting together a documentary about child sex abuse.

The Duggars also mentioned the special in their statement on the cancellation, writing that they "look forward to working with TLC" and "hope that it is an encouragement to many."

Now, a source at TLC tells PEOPLE that Jessa Seewald and Jill Dillard will indeed appear in the documentary, which is in the early stages of production. Both women have come forward as molestation victims of brother Josh Duggar when he was a teenager.

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Former Oldest Cheerleader in the NFL Pleads Guilty to Raping 15-Year-Old Boy

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Former Oldest Cheerleader in the NFL Pleads Guilty to Raping 15-Year-Old Boy

Originally posted 06/17/2015 05:10PM

Molly Shattuck, formerly the oldest cheerleader in the NFL, has pleaded guilty to raping the 15-year-old classmate of one of her children.

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Author John Green Lashes Out Against 'Accusations of Pedophilia'; Apologizes for Using the 'R' Word

Author John Green Lashes Out Against 'Accusations of Pedophilia'; Apologizes for Using the 'R' Word

Originally posted 06/12/2015 04:50PM

Bestselling YA author John Green has taken to social media this week to address two delicate issues.

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Beatings, Rapes and Starvation: Inside a Dozen Children's Chilling Cult World

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Beatings, Rapes and Starvation: Inside a Dozen Children's Chilling Cult World

Originally posted 06/10/2015 05:55PM

It was a story that made headlines around the world.

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Why Jill and Jessa Came Forward as Brother Josh Duggar's Victims

Why Jill and Jessa Came Forward as Brother Josh Duggar's Victims

Originally posted 06/10/2015 12:00PM

When Jill Dillard and Jessa Seewald came forward as victims of their brother's molestation in a tell-all interview on Fox News last week, critics accused parents Michelle and Jim Bob of persuading their daughters to defend eldest son Josh Duggar.

However, a source close to the family tells PEOPLE that the focus was always going to be on Michelle, 48, and Jim Bob, 49, until Jill stepped forward. "She, too, wanted to give an interview. Her parents were concerned because they felt she had been through enough, but she was clear – she never wanted this information public."

Indeed, the girls were more upset during their interview by what they felt was a violation of privacy than by Josh's actions, which they insisted had been forgiven years earlier, before cameras even started rolling on 19 Kids and Counting (then 17 Kids and Counting) in 2008. As a family, "we've already moved on," said both Jessa and Jill on The Kelly File.

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Dennis Hastert Pleads Not Guilty to Lying to FBI

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Dennis Hastert Pleads Not Guilty to Lying to FBI

Originally posted 06/10/2015 11:00AM

Dennis Hastert pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of lying to the FBI and making cash withdrawals designed to hide that he was paying someone off for his "misconduct" years ago.

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