Child Abuse

He Preyed on Men Who Wanted to Be Priests. Then He Became a Cardinal.

As a young man studying to be a priest in the 1980s, Robert Ciolek was flattered when his brilliant, charismatic bishop in Metuchen, N.J., Theodore E. McCarrick, told him he was a shining star, cut out to study in Rome and rise high in the church.<p>Bishop McCarrick began inviting him on overnight …

New York City

Rep. Bass: Our government is inflicting child abuse

As the government is struggling to reunite migrant children with their families, Representatives Karen Bass and Marc Veasey say they have little …

Child Welfare

Vallejo Child Abduction Survivor Starts New Foundation

VALLEJO (KPIX 5) — A Bay Area woman who survived a child abduction almost two decades ago is now making it her mission to help others avoid a similar …

Crime

Child protection doesn’t always protect children | Russell Marks

The unyielding Darwin sun is already burning through the crisp morning air of the dry season as Kate*, a mother of nine in her early 40s, steps into …

Northern Territory

Child sex cases soar as limits removed

A FLOOD of new lawsuits alleging historic child sexual abuse is inundating the State Government’s legal branch after the removal of time restrictions …

Child Welfare

Here's the AP's look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared …

Hillary Clinton

Anihera Black says three claims of abuse against her late husband are 'irrefutable', and two more people have come forward

There are at least three claims of child sexual abuse against Te Awanuiārangi Black which are irrefutable, his widow says.<p>Anihera Zhou Black also …

Crime

Couple pleads guilty to child abuse in death of 5-month-old

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - A couple whose 5-month-old son died from brain injuries have pleaded guilty to child abuse and now face up to 40 years in …

Crime

Nickelodeon Star Hillary Hawkins Releases MOLESTATION MONOLOGUES

Nickelodeon Star Hillary Hawkins known as Robyn, former Host of Nick Jr. and Kate from Nickelodeon's "Are You Afraid of the Dark?" recently released …

New Jersey

Andhra survivor’s mercy killing plea reveals pain of male child sexual abuse victims

Vishnu Teja, a resident of Kurnool in Andhra Pradesh, did something shocking on Wednesday – he wrote to President Ram Nath Kovind asking for mercy …

Child Welfare

Attorneys for clergy named in grand jury report on sexual abuse make case for edits

Attorneys for 12 parties named argue for a chance to correct the report on clergy sex abuse before it is released. Court filings indicate the report …

Pennsylvania

Man who bought live webcam shows of child sex abuse gets 5 years in prison

In addition to the prison term, Stephen Hallett must also pay a $5,000 fineA federal judge in Newark sentenced a Bergen County man to 63 months in …

Child Welfare

Police Asking For Public's Assistance In Identifying Man, Woman In Possible Child Abuse Video

Crime

Former archbishop of Canterbury allowed to resume a church role

George Carey, the former archbishop of Canterbury, who was heavily criticised in an independent report for his part in the cover-up of sexual abuse carried out by a bishop, has been allowed to resume an official role in the Church of England.<p>Lord Carey stepped down last year as an honorary …

World News

From trauma to a better future: B'luru child rape survivor's story is a beacon of hope

In June 2017, a horrific case of sexual assault shook Bengaluru. A five-year-old girl was sexually assaulted, and found with bite marks on her face …

India

Ex-chancellor of Chilean archdiocese arrested for child sex abuse

Santiago, Chile, Jul 13, 2018 / 09:38 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A priest who served in the chancery of the Archdiocese of Santiago de Chile for 15 years …

Catholicism

Mere policing won’t end child abuse

If you are a police chief and there are frequent thefts in your area, what would you do to prevent them? The answer lies in increasing manpower, …

India News

Rod J. Rosenstein holds a news conference - The Washington Post

2:59<p>Trump's news conference with May, in 3 minutes<p>2:38<p>From ‘This Is Us’ to ‘Handmaid’s Tale,’ highlights from the 2018 Emmy nominations<p>1:50<p>Protesters clash with officers outside Portland ICE facility<p>2:58<p>Key moments from Stoltenberg's NATO news conference<p>1:17<p>Neo-Nazi jailed for life in German murder …

North Korea

Ex-Luling gymnastics coach now faces 40 counts in child sex abuse case

The number of allegations against a former gymnastics coach in Luling continue to mount after additional counts were announced Friday.<p>Jonathan West …

Child Welfare

Trump administration outlines plan to reunify remaining 2,500 separated children

The Trump administration, under order to quickly reunify families that have been separated at the border, is moving ahead – somewhat reluctantly – …

Immigration

Buffalo woman says she was sexually abused by nun at age five

Video<p>BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - <b>WARNING: This story contains details that may be disturbing for some readers.</b><p>A Buffalo woman is calling for change from …

Buffalo

Church considers psychometric tests as experts raise fears about clergy narcissism

The Church of England could administer personality tests for trainee priests amid fears it appoints too many narcissists.<p>The Church is examining ways to analyse the personalities of new priests to in an effort to understand the types of people it is attracting.<p>New tests set to be considered by …

Church of England

Priest faces more child sex charges

A FORMER Catholic priest is facing more charges of child sexual abuse, relating to incidents dating back to the 1970s.<p>In April, the 83-year-old man …

Crime

Stacey Solomon reveals she was accused of child abuse after sharing picture of her bath with sons

Stacey Solomon has revealed she was accused of child abuse after sharing a picture of herself having a bath with her two young sons.<p>The former X …

Celebrity (UK)

Sydney man accused of grooming girl for sex

A 63-year-old man is set to face a Sydney court accused of trying to groom a 14-year-old girl for sex. The man was arrested after being caught in a …

Child Welfare

Case Worker Notices Girl Has a Chipped Tooth. She Confesses That She Was Beaten With a Steel Pole

Jacqueline Michelle Hayes, 41, was arrested for allegedly starving, beating, and using a stun gun on a child under her care.<p>A case coordinator with …

Human Interest

The complete list of 2018 Emmy nominees

The nominations for the 2018 Emmy Awards were announced today in Los Angeles. The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will take place Sept. 17 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The ceremony will be hosted by Michael Che and Colin Jost.<p><b>Here is the list of nominees</b>:<p><b>Drama</b> <b>series:</b><p>“The Americans”<p>"The Crown"<p>…

Los Angeles

In Paraguay, fighting for women’s rights means fighting the past

When a 14-year-old Paraguayan girl died in childbirth in March, people flooded the streets.<p>The 14-year-old had been raped and denied an abortion. Three years ago, a similar story made headlines in Paraguay: a 10-year-old girl had been raped by her stepfather and, despite pressure from the United …

Rights & Freedoms

US court approves extradition of Lithuanian ex-judge

A US judge on Thursday refused to block the extradition of a former Lithuanian anti-corruption lawmaker back to her homeland, where the government …

Europe

Former Team USA gymnasts rip Texas investigation of sex abuse at Karolyi Ranch

After not hearing from Texas Rangers investigators for more than a year, former U.S. national team gymnast Jeanette Antolin received telephone calls …

USA Gymnastics