02:37 PM EDT 08/24/2014
Originally posted 08/16/2014 05:00PM
A couple accused of kidnapping two young Amish sisters were prowling for easy targets and may have also planned to abduct other children, a sheriff said Saturday.
Originally posted 08/07/2014 06:10PM
Five years after his sudden passing, Michael Jackson is being accused of sexual abuse by a man who claims he was molested as a child by the superstar.
Originally posted 07/16/2014 07:30PM
Vanessa Williams is sharing more details about the molestation she suffered at age 10 – and the impact it had on her growing up.
Originally posted 07/07/2014 11:45AM
Pope Francis begged forgiveness Monday from the victims of clergy sex abuse as he held his first meeting with several abuse survivors – but a victim spokesman called the gathering nothing more than "a PR event."
Originally posted 07/04/2014 05:50PM
Last November, former doctor Martin MacNeill was convicted of murdering his wife, Michelle MacNeill, in the bathtub of his Pleasant Grove, Utah, home.
Originally posted 05/24/2014 09:35AM
A brilliant win on the dance floor. A sad story of abuse that led to an inspiring story of resilience. A hilarious anecdote from an Oscar winner about a mortifying moment at an afterparty.
It was ladies' week on PEOPLE.com, as Meryl Davis, Pamela Anderson and Jennifer Lawrence got readers talking, for quite different reasons. Their stories were among the five that got the strongest reactions on the site this week.
Check them out below, along with two other stories that provoked, respectively, warmth and outrage. And let us know what you think of every story by clicking on the icons at the bottom.
Originally posted 05/18/2014 12:40PM
Pamela Anderson made a shocking – and heartbreaking – revelation on Friday: She is a victim of sexual abuse.
Originally posted 04/23/2014 05:30PM
The puppeteer who voiced Elmo for decades has been cleared of three sexual abuse charges.
Originally posted 03/17/2014 12:35PM
Scarlett Johansson is speaking about the Woody Allen scandal, calling Dylan Farrow's open letter slamming stars who have worked with the director "irresponsible."
Originally posted 02/08/2014 01:00PM
Woody Allen's op-ed piece may be his "final word" on the matter, but Dylan Farrow refuses to stay silent about claims that the director molested her as a child.
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