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WATCH: The Unprovoked Attack That Sent Thug To Prison

Posted 02.25.2013 | Crime

A man caught on film as he bludgeoned a random 16-year-old girl in the head has been sentenced to four years in prison. Michael Ayoade, 35, admitte...

ARRESTED

Reuters | David Schwartz | Posted 03.31.2013 | Celebrity

PHOENIX, Jan 29 (Reuters) - "Dazed and Confused" star Jason London has been arrested in Arizona and charged with assault and disorderly conduct over...

CCTV Shows Teen Girl Knocked Unconscious In Unprovoked Attack

Posted 11.20.2012 | Crime

In this disturbing CCTV footage, a man is seen jogging up to a young girl and punching her in the head. According to the Daily Mail, the unprovoke...

WATCH: Thief Gets Some 'Street Justice'

Posted 11.17.2012 | Miami

Keith Kirk, 30, appeared in Broward County circuit court Thursday on charges he stole a $600 bicycle from outside of a Fort Lauderdale convenience sto...

Overestimating Courage: Sexual Harrassment Study Suggests People Aren't As Brave As They Think

HuffPost Live | Posted 11.13.2012 | Science

A recent study suggests that people perceive they would respond more aggressively to sexual harassment compared to how people actually react in real-l...

"Just Yell Fire" Creator Wins Award For Teaching Girls About Self-Defense

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 12.31.2012 | Impact
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

By: Youth Radio Photo Credit: Just Yell fire Dallas Jessup, 20, is founder and CEO of Just Yell Fire -- a nonprofit working to empower girls to de...

John Rudolf

Crime Is UP, Despite FBI Claims

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 10.17.2012 | Crime

Violent crime rates across the U.S. jumped by about 18 percent, and property crimes rose by 11 percent between 2010 and 2011, according to a report re...

David Lohr

Woman Arrested After Bloody Tampon Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 10.17.2012 | Crime

Police in Texas say a carelessly strewn bloody tampon resulted in an altercation between a mother and daughter in Dallas. According to The Dallas P...

Portland Mayoral Candidate Faces Questions About Assault Charge

The Huffington Post | Ian Gray | Posted 10.16.2012 | Politics

The campaign of Portland mayoral candidate Jefferson Smith continues to deal with questions after reports earlier this month that he was charged with...

VIDEO: Berlin Police Caught Pepper Spraying, Beating Injured Man

Posted 10.09.2012 | World

Authorities in Germany are investigating the "violent tactics" used by Berlin police to subdue an allegedly "deranged," weapon-wielding man over the w...

Republican Denies Eyebrow-Raising Assault Charge

BuzzFeed | Posted 08.24.2012 | Politics

The ex-wife of Nevada Rep. Joe Heck accused the freshman lawmaker of assaulting her during their marriage in the 1980s in a sworn statement, a charge ...

Mom Claims Coach Molested Her Kids, Attacks Him With Bat

Posted 08.21.2012 | Crime

A Tennessee mom is sorry for beating her children's coach with a baseball bat on Saturday. What she's not sorry for is her claim that he molested h...

Woman Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Her Husband’s Mistress

The Dreamin' Demon | Posted 08.10.2012 | Crime

Rye Brook, NY -- A woman in New York has been accused of breaking into the home of a woman she claims her husband has been having an affair with and t...

Man Allegedly Socks Little Girl In Stomach For Lollapalooza Beach Ball

The Huffington Post | Alyssa Creamer | Posted 08.09.2012 | College

At Woodstock, a young child was rumored to have been born amid a sea of people praising peace and love. At this year's Lollapalooza, a young child was...

Broken Bong, Broken Hearts

Huffington Post | Rebecca Ballhaus | Posted 07.19.2012 | Crime

If you love marijuana, you generally feel quite strongly about the apparatus with which you smoke it. For one man, that might have been a little too m...

Former Miss New Hampshire USA Accused Of Assault - AGAIN

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 07.12.2012 | Crime

She's a real knockout. Miss New Hampshire USA 2010 Nicole Houde was busted for allegedly assaulting a boyfriend -- for the second time in less than...

Memphis Lesbian Brutally Assaulted At Local Bar

Huffington Post | Kevin Burra | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

In the second act of extreme violence allegedly aimed at lesbians this week, following the double shooting at a Texas park that left one lesbian teen ...

How One Film Could Make The Military Safer For Women

Salon | Posted 06.27.2012 | Women

Kirby Dick's "The Invisible War" is already the darling of the festival circuit, a documentary that won the audience award at Sundance and critical pr...

Girl Tied To Tree, Pelted With Eggs, Beer By Legal Guardians, Cops Say

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.23.2012 | Crime

A 15-year-old girl's legal guardians and neighbors are in jail after they allegedly tied her to a tree at a Virginia campground and pelted her with eg...

Man Used Blood-Filled Syringe To Rob Pharmacy, Cops Say

Posted 05.04.2012 | Crime

A man used a blood-filled syringe to steal thousands of dollars in prescription pills from a Maryland pharmacy, according to authorities. Police sa...

WATCH: Customer Beats McDonald's Manager Over Poor Service

Posted 01.04.2013 | Miami

A McDonald's manager was beaten with a baseball bat, Lakeland Police report, after a customer became enraged alleging poor customer service. Accord...

CHILLING VIDEO: Assault, Abduction At Long Island Rail Road Station

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.12.2012 | Crime

Cops are hunting for a man who attacked and possibly abducted a woman last week at a Long Island Rail Road station, new security footage released on S...

Robbery Suspect Calls Victim For Date

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 09.04.2012 | Crime

Dating 101: If you've just robbed a girl, don't try calling her for a date. Dating 102: If you still really want a date, don't assault the girl you...

Protecting Women and Their Children Around the World

Valerie Jarrett | Posted 04.29.2012 | Politics
Valerie Jarrett

When women are denied the chance to contribute because of domestic violence our entire society suffers. When women have a chance to achieve their dreams, everybody benefits. And when women succeed, society as a whole does better.

Who's More Dangerous: Terrorists Or The TSA?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 04.22.2012 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

For an agency that claims to have "zero tolerance" for criminal behavior, TSA agents sure spend a lot of time declaring their guilt.