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Pit Bull Attack Kills Man, Critically Injures Elderly Mother

Reuters | Posted 12.15.2014 | Crime

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct 15 (Reuters) - A California man has died and his mother is in critical condition after they were mauled by pit bulls, author...

Pit Bull Needs 1,000 Stitches After Attacker 'Tried To Cut His Throat Off'

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 10.14.2014 | Crime

Spartacus is a lovable dog. He's happy and docile. He did nothing wrong. He's so innocent, in fact, that he didn't even resist when an unknown assa...

Viral Hoax Garners Thousands in Sympathy Funds Online

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 08.26.2014 | Technology
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

Even though I know I can't believe everything I read or see online, sometimes I still do. But there are people who use lies and deception with unclear motives on the Internet.

3-Year-Old Mauled By Pit Bulls Allegedly Told To Leave Restaurant

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 07.24.2014 | Business

A 3-year-old girl recovering from a severe pit bull attack was allegedly asked to leave a Jackson, Mississippi KFC because her face was scaring custom...

Mom Bites Off Dog's Ear To Rescue Daughter

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.24.2014 | Weird News

Like most parents, Chelsi Camp will do anything in her power for her kids and that recently meant biting off a dog's ear. That's what Camp did in M...

Pit Bull Attacks Owner, Taking Off Her Limbs

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 11.13.2013 | Crime

A Connecticut woman remains in critical condition after being maimed in a brutal pit bull attack. Neighbors called police Monday after they saw a ...

Man Saves Girl Being Attacked By 2 Dogs

AP | Posted 04.30.2013 | Impact

LEBANON, Maine -- A New Hampshire man credited with saving the life of a 12-year-old Maine girl being mauled by her family's pit bulls says the two do...

Pit Bull Attack Of Girl Caught On Tape

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.14.2013 | New York

A pit bull sprinted across a Bronx street and attacked a young girl on Sunday, as shown in horrifying surveillance video, CBS New York reported. T...

Man Could Face Gun Charges After Saving Boy

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.25.2013 | Crime

A Good Samaritan who shot a pit bull that was mauling an 11-year-old boy in Washington, D.C., on Sunday could face gun charges, WJLA reports. As th...

WATCH: Brother Takes On Pit Bulls To Save Sister

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.24.2014 | Impact

"It hurt me to my soul," says Willie Carr as he describes the deep wounds his 11-year-old son, Maleik, endured in a pit bull attack on Monday morning....

Pit Bull Shot, Killed By Off-Duty Cop In Logan Square

Posted 11.14.2012 | Chicago

An off-duty police officer shot and killed a pit bull in the Logan Square neighborhood after the dog attacked a German Shepherd Wednesday. The off-...

3-Month-Old Boy Mauled To Death By Pit Bull

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 07.24.2014 | Crime

A 3-month-old boy was mauled to death by a pit bull while police were outside the family's Texas home responding to a 911 domestic disturbance call. ...

Police Shoot 2 Pit Bulls During Attack That Injured 2, Killed Dog

Posted 09.13.2012 | Chicago

Police fatally shot two pit bulls in suburban Chicago early Thursday after witnesses say the dogs jumped a fence, attacking and killing a small dog an...

Two Men Accused Of Tying Up Teen, Telling Pit Bull To Attack

AP | DINESH RAMDE | Posted 11.07.2012 | Crime

MILWAUKEE -- A Wisconsin man who suspected an 18-year-old visiting his home of stealing morphine and gold coins was charged Thursday with tying the te...

Two Men Arrested For Setting Pit Bull On Teen -- Including Victim's Dad

AP | Posted 11.05.2012 | Crime

FOND DU LAC, Wis. — A Wisconsin homeowner who accused an 18-year-old man of theft tied the teen's ankles together, hung him upside-down from por...

Horrifying Death For Dog Rescuer

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.24.2014 | College

A Georgia college student who devoted "countless hours" to abandoned animals was killed by the dogs she rescued, according to several reports. Rebe...

Autopsy Confirms Man Was Killed By At Least One Of His Own Dogs

Posted 08.17.2012 | Chicago

Updated Story An autopsy has confirmed that a Chicago man was killed by at least one of his two pet pit bulls. Charles Hagerman, 44, was found d...

Police Officer Sued Over Pit Bull Who Killed Pomeranian

Posted 07.05.2012 | Chicago

A Chicago police officer is being sued over allegations that he failed to intervene in his pit bull dog's vicious mauling of a pomeranian at Chicago's...

WATCH: Terrifying Pit Bull Attack Caught On Camera

Posted 06.29.2012 | New York

A vicious dog attack at East 10th and Broadway (just a block away from the HuffPost office!) was caught on camera this week. In the video a pit bull c...

3-Day-Old Girl Killed In Dog Attack At Grandma's Home

AP | Posted 05.18.2012 | Crime

LIMA, Ohio -- A 3-day-old infant died hours after she was attacked by a family dog while sitting in a swing at her grandmother's home in northwest Ohi...

Chicago Cop Suspended After Deadly Pit Bull Attack

Posted 04.18.2012 | Chicago

A visit to the Montrose Dog Beach turned tragic for a Chicago family who says their pet was killed in an altercation with another dog who, it turns ou...

Pitbull Bites Off Man's Nose

Posted 04.03.2012 | Chicago

A Chicago man faces a long road to recovery after he was attacked by a pit bull dog who bit off his nose over the weekend. Bill Lesinski, 47, told ...

WATCH: Pit Bull Attack Victim Speaks Out

Posted 07.24.2014 | Chicago

A 62-year-old jogger who was left in critical condition after being attacked by two pit bulls early this month says the animals were "trained to kill"...

Pit Bull Owner Ticketed In Attack That Severely Injured Lakefront Jogger

Posted 01.03.2012 | Chicago

The owner of two pit bulls who critically injured a lakefront jogger in Chicago's Rainbow Beach Park Monday has been ticketed for both failing to keep...

Intruder Mauled By Pitt Bulls Could Be Charged With Trespassing

Posted 12.17.2011 | Weird News

A seattle man now suffers "head to toe" after allegedly scaling a 10-foot fence only to be mauled by four feisty pit bulls, according to