NEW YORK (AP) 12/16 — A mother who had her toddler yanked from her arms by New York police in a widely seen video said in an interview published Sunday that she went into “defense mode.”
By DEEPTI HAJELA and JIM MUSTIAN, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) 12/10 — Outrage built Monday over a video showing police officers violently yanking a toddler from his mother’s arms at a Brooklyn food stamp office,
By MORGAN LEE and MARY HUDETZ, Associated Press TAOS, N.M. (AP) 08/09 — A father arrested at a ramshackle New Mexico compound where 11 hungry children were found living in filth was training youngsters to commit school shootings,
TAOS, N.M. (AP) 08/05 — A message that people were starving, believed to come from someone inside a makeshift compound in rural northern New Mexico,
By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS, Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) 07/20 — Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Friday spared a condemned killer whose sentence was challenged after a juror came forward and said information about the extent of the inmate’s tough childhood wasn’t properly presented at trial.
By JONATHAN J. COOPER and JANIE HAR, Associated Press FAIRFIELD, Calif. (AP) 05/15 — A Northern California woman denied that she or her husband abused their 10 children after authorities said the kids suffered puncture wounds,
By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 04/14 — A woman was drunk when she drove her large family off a Northern California cliff last month and her wife and several children had large amounts of a drug in their systems that can cause drowsiness,
By DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) 04/05 — As dogs and other animals are increasingly used in courts to comfort and calm prosecution witnesses,
MENDOCINO, Calif. (AP) 04/02 — An SUV carrying a large, free-spirited family from Washington state accelerated straight off a scenic California cliff and authorities said the deadly wreck may have been intentional.Read more »
By DAVID McFADDEN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 02/13 — Baltimore’s latest police corruption saga could be tough to sell as a TV crime drama, short on heroes and too extreme to attract loyal viewers.
By BRIAN MELLEY and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) 01/18 — The grandparents of 13 starved and tortured children say their son’s family looked happy and healthy when they last visited California six years ago.
PERRIS, Calif. (AP) 01/16 — A 17-year-old girl called police after escaping from her family’s home where she and her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions,Read more »