- Man accused in wife's fatal shooting faced child sex charges Updated: Oct-09-15 10:10 am
FREDERICK, Maryland - Court records show that a man accused of fatally shooting his wife had recently been charged with sexually abusing a teenage girl.
- Lincoln County man charged in abuse of 3-month-old son Updated: Oct-09-15 9:51 am
TROY, Missouri - A man accused of abusing his 3-month-old son has been charged in Lincoln County.
- Mother charged in case of boys duct-taped to chairs Updated: Oct-09-15 8:38 am
NEBRASKA CITY, Nebraska - The mother of two boys whom police say were bound with duct tape and forced to watch the movie "Mommie Dearest" now faces child abuse charges.
- Couple cleared of abusing baby, but may never regain custody Updated: Oct-09-15 8:10 am
LONDON - A legal battle over a child's best interests and the rights of its anguished parents has thrown two British families into turmoil.
- Howard County teacher arrested on prostitution charges Updated: Oct-09-15 7:25 am
ROCKVILLE, Maryland - An English teacher at a Howard County high school has been arrested and charged with prostitution and sexual solicitation of a minor.
- Court had ordered accused rapist into psychiatric care Updated: Oct-09-15 7:13 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Court records show a Minneapolis man accused of raping a 10-year-old girl has a history of mental illness.
- Man, 46, pleads guilty to federal child pornography charge Updated: Oct-09-15 7:06 am
BANGOR, Maine - A former Bowdoinham man accused of downloading sexually explicit images and videos of children has pleaded guilty to charges.
- Flaxton man gets another 5 years in rape/drug case Updated: Oct-09-15 6:48 am
MINOT, North Dakota - A Flaxton man has been sentenced to spend five years in prison after pleading guilty to raping a girl in Burke County.
- Probable cause hearing in student rape case postponed Updated: Oct-09-15 4:31 am
CONCORD, New Hampshire - A probable cause hearing has been postponed in the case of a former teacher and football coach charged with sexually assaulting a student and making child pornography.
- Tulsa woman gets 3 life sentences in child abuse case Updated: Oct-09-15 2:11 am
TULSA, Oklahoma - A Tulsa woman was given three life sentences and her boyfriend was sentenced to 25 years in prison in the abuse of their infant twins.
- Mrs. Orange County winner arrested for child porn Updated: Oct-08-15 11:09 pm
SANTA ANA, California - A mother of three who won the Mrs. Orange County pageant has been arrested on suspicion of using a 4-year-old relative to make child porn.
- Man charged with raping fiancee's 12-year-old daughter Updated: Oct-08-15 8:50 pm
SHARPSBURG, Georgia - Police say a man recently released from a Georgia prison has been charged with raping his fiancee's 12-year-old daughter.
- Ex-chief who did prison time pleads guilty to harassment Updated: Oct-08-15 5:53 pm
SCRANTON, Pennsylvania - A former northeastern Pennsylvania police chief who spent more than 20 months in prison after he was accused of sexually molesting a teenage girl has reached a plea deal with prosecutors that will spare him more time behind bars.
- Ex-Boy Scouts leader sentenced to 20 years for child porn Updated: Oct-08-15 5:50 pm
CAMDEN, New Jersey - A former Boy Scouts leader who distributed child pornography over the Internet has been sentenced in New Jersey to 20 years in prison.
- Man charged with raping fiancÃ©e's 12-year-old daughter Updated: Oct-08-15 4:59 pm
SHARPSBURG, Georgia - Police say a man recently released from state prison has been charged with raping his fiancÃ©e's 12-year-old daughter in Coweta County.
- Baby missing in Florida; parents charged with child neglect Updated: Oct-08-15 3:13 pm
Detectives in Florida say they're trying to figure out the whereabouts of a 9-week-old baby as his parents are being held in a jail in South Carolina awaiting extradition on child neglect charges.
- Qatar royal sentenced by Prague court Updated: Oct-08-15 11:48 am
PRAGUE - A Prague court has convicted a Qatari royal family member of sexually abusing minors and sentenced him to 11 months and eight days in prison.
- Woman cleared of charges in son's death Updated: Oct-08-15 10:36 am
ELIZABETHTON, Tennessee - A judge has dismissed charges against an East Tennessee woman who had been accused of neglect and murder in the death of her 4-year-old son.
- Convict to trial on charges he bound, abused girl in woods Updated: Oct-08-15 9:29 am
GREENVILLE, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania man who spent 14 years in prison for a 1997 rape conviction must now stand trial on charges that he lured a girl into the woods, where he tied her up and forced her to perform sex acts.
- Pennsylvania priest suspended in review of 2002 allegation Updated: Oct-08-15 8:54 am
ALTOONA, Pennsylvania - A western Pennsylvania priest is on leave while his diocese re-examines allegations of child-sex abuse against him in 2002.
- Police: Doctor charged with sexually abusing 2 children Updated: Oct-08-15 3:22 am
BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania - Police say an eastern Pennsylvania doctor has been charged with sexually abusing two children over three years.
- New York man sentenced to 25 years for beating baby daughter Updated: Oct-08-15 3:05 am
ROCHESTER, New York - A New York man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for beating his baby daughter so severely that she is not expected to ever walk or talk.
- Mistrial declared after day 2 in Las Cruces child abuse case Updated: Oct-07-15 7:30 pm
LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - A mistrial has been declared in the trial of a Las Cruces man accused in the 2012 death of a 21-month-old boy.
- Former teacher gets 10 years in prison in pornography case Updated: Oct-07-15 3:42 pm
BILLINGS, Montana - A former Livingston and Billings West teacher and coach has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for using aliases on social networking sites to get underage girls to send sexually explicit pictures of themselves to his cellphone.
- Las Vegas doctor denies sexually assaulting patients Updated: Oct-07-15 3:31 pm
LAS VEGAS - A Las Vegas physician stood shackled in court and pleaded not guilty Wednesday to drugging and sexually assaulting at least 14 patients, including a 16-year-old girl whose alleged attack was videotaped.