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  1. Parents Arrested After Riding Moped With 5-Month-Old BabyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | CBS Local

    Parents Arrested After Riding Moped With 5-Month-Old Baby Two parents seen riding on a moped with a 5-month-old child in Virginia have been arrested. State Report Says Hate, Bias Crimes On The Rise In Maryland A report from state police says Maryland saw a sharp uptick in reports of hate or bias in 2017.


  2. Guidelines needed on reporting domestic abuse killings, urges victims' relativeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago |

    ... urging the Independent Press Standards Organisation (Ipso) to create specific guidelines on reporting domestic violence deaths. An Ipso spokeswoman said: "We welcome initiatives by groups concerned about the reporting of particular issues and look ...


  3. Investigation of Trump foundation is politically biased: Trump Org attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | KXL-AM Portland

    The Trump Organization is accusing the New York State Attorney General's office of being "unfairly biased" in its case against the Donald J. Trump Foundation. In a motion filed earlier this week urging the judge to dismiss the case, attorneys for President Trump's company, which is connected to the charitable foundation, argued that former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman was investigating the foundation while soliciting campaign contributions on the promise to oppose Trump and his agenda.


  4. EDITORIAL: Why N.C. crime-victim amendment is a bad ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun Journal

    When it comes to the six constitutional amendments facing voters, the victims' rights amendment is the lipstick on the pig. Who's opposed to better treatment for crime victims? And who hasn't seen that striking pro-amendment commercial with the villain stalking a woman? Under North Carolina's constitution, victims have the right to be notified about all proceedings and to be heard in court.


  5. Domestic violence shelter getting $10,000 a year from Pittsfield TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Dearborn, joined Pittsfield Township Supervisor Mandy Grewal on Thursday, Oct. 18, to publicly announce the multi-year funding commitment, which started in March 2016 and provides the shelter with $10,000 each year through 2020. SafeHouse provides free and confidential programs and services to Washtenaw County sexual assault and domestic violence survivors and their children.


  6. Candi Staton On World CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Candi Staton has earned the title of her latest album, Unstoppable , many times over. Candi grew up poor in Hanceville, Ala.


  7. Mysterious 1982 death, new accuser become part of probe into convicted pedophile and ex-NOPD copRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Advocate

    Richard Windmann poses for a photograph at his home in Burleson, TX, on Sep. 19, 2018. Photo by Jason Janik Richard Windmann poses for a photograph at his home in Burleson, TX, on Sep. 19, 2018.


  8. Federal prosecutors open clergy abuse probe in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this Aug. 29, 2018, file photo, U.S. Attorney William McSwain is shown at a news conference in Philadelphia. McSwain sent out grand jury subpoenas last week to Pennsylvania dioceses as part of a federal investigation of clergy abuse in Catholic churches.


  9. Victim of domestic abuse attempts suicidRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Bologna, October 19 - A woman succeeded in having her husband removed from her home near Romini after years of domestic abuse but then tried to kill herself on the eve of the confirmation hearing and is now in a coma in hospital, sources said Friday.


  10. Man faces court over 'baby bashing'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    A 25-YEAR-OLD man accused of causing his seven-week-old baby life-threatening injuries in an assault at their Hamersley home has appeared in court. A 25-YEAR-OLD man accused of causing his seven-week-old baby life-threatening injuries in an assault at their Hamersley home has appeared in court.


  11. New 'Reach out' campaign seeks to prevent relationship abuse of teensRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WNED

    ... their arms around what might be going on and then put the power back in their hands" Logan Spaschak is a domestic violence survivor who said nobody's okay with domestic violence, but for many, having a conversation about it is still uncomfortable. ...


  12. The Violence Against Women Act is unlikely to reduce intimate partner violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Salon

    ... 19 percent of women in America will be raped, 15 percent will be stalked, and 22 percent will experience domestic violence in their lifetimes. The Violence Against Women Act was the first law dedicated to ending that brutality. With a total ...


  13. Military parents: 5-month-old gets a black eye from babysitterRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    Breauna and Zachary Palmers said they moved to Norfolk from Illinois, for the Navy. On Wednesday, Zachary was working at his ship and Beauna was at work too.


  14. With Senate gone, calculus over sex abuse bill begins anewRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    A complicated game of calculus ensued Thursday after the Senate failed during its last voting session to reach any agreement on changes that would allow victims of child sexual abuse to file lawsuits for decades-old damage. Was there still a glimmer of hope, or was the "window" to temporarily loosen the civil statute of limitations to allow lawsuits closed? Nobody seemed certain.


  15. Crime Stats: Violence is on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Oxford Times

    In the 12 months up to the end of June, overall reported crime in the region rose by eight per cent to 154,497 cases, with complaints of violent crime up 24 per cent to 38,634 reports. Calls to police about sexual offences went up 15 per cent to 5,114 while stalking and harrassment rocketed 76 per cent to 5,473 reports.


  16. Man jailed for 14 years for child abuse in Edinburgh and DumfriesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    In June, Hawkins was found guilty of serious sexual assaults on a boy aged six to nine, a girl aged six to seven and two women, now in their 50s. The 58-year-old had denied the attacks, which took place at various houses in Edinburgh and one in Dumfries.


  17. Letter: Project Sanctuary seeks volunteersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    ... to serve on the crisis line two nights a month. The 80-hour training focuses on sexual assault and domestic violence topics. State certification as a sexual assault/domestic violence crisis counselor is provided upon successful completion of the ...


  18. Crime in Cornwall and Devon increases by 17 per cent - deputy Chief Constable explains whyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

    Overall reported crime between July 2017 and June 2018 increased by approximately 17 per cent in Devon and Cornwall, which compares to a national rise of 10 per cent. Deputy Chief Constable David Lewis said: "The increase in reported crime across Devon and Cornwall mirrors national trends and is, in part, down to improvements in how we record crime which has had a positive impact on these figures, showing that the public have greater confidence in reporting crime to us.


  19. Abt Associates' Paper on Homeless Families Wins Award from APPAMRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    "The study findings reinforce the idea that homelessness for families is largely a housing affordability problem and point to the importance of affordable housing for people with extremely low incomes," said Michelle Wood, Abt principal associate. A new paper from Abt researchers and partner organizations, "What Interventions Work Best for Families Who Experience Homelessness?" won the Vernon Memorial Prize recognizing excellence in research from the Association of Public Policy Analysis & Management .


  20. CNVC turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    ... at the hands of loved ones, and seen the system fail the very people it's meant to protect. October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, and it is our duty to bring attention to the enormity of this issue and its impact on Tuolumne County. In ...