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Amanda Berry Kidnapping

Cleveland Kidnap Victims Honored By Ohio Governor

AP | ANN SANNER and JULIE CARR SMYTH | Posted 02.25.2014 | Crime

MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — The three women who survived a decade-long captivity in a Cleveland house before being freed received Gov. John Kasich's annual ...

'Calm And Cooperative'

AP | Posted 08.03.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND -- A Cleveland man sentenced to life in prison for holding three women captive over a decade and raping them repeatedly has been moved to a ...

Murder, Kidnapping And Rape

AP | Posted 06.10.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND -- The Cleveland man charged with holding three women captive in his home for a decade and raping them has another court date. Court offici...

On Being Ariel

Ariel Chesler | Posted 07.17.2013 | Crime
Ariel Chesler

Like many of you, I have been horrified by the atrocities allegedly perpetrated by another Ariel -- Ariel Castro.

Cleveland Women Held Captive Will Suffer Long-Term Damage: Sources

Reuters | Posted 05.15.2013 | Crime

(Editor's Note: Please be advised that this story contains graphic material that may upset some readers) By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND, May 14 (Reuter...

Charles Ramsey, 'Ratchet' Social Media and the Exploitation of Lower-Class Blacks

Ernest Owens | Posted 07.12.2013 | Black Voices
Ernest Owens

The experiences of Charles Ramsey, Sweet Brown and Antoine Dodson are unique in a sense that the public is making fun of their sincere demeanor.

Ohio Kidnapping Suspect's Daughter Is 'Sorry'

AP | Posted 07.09.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND — The daughter of Ohio kidnapping and rape suspect Ariel Castro says she's embarrassed and devastated by her father's alleged actions....

Rape And Kidnapping Charges

Posted 05.08.2013 | Crime

Authorities in Ohio filed charges Wednesday against one of the men arrested in connection to the disappearance of three women held for a decade in a d...

Dispatcher Who Answered Amanda Berry's Frantic Call Under Review

The Huffington Post | Katherine Bindley | Posted 05.08.2013 | Crime

Authorities in Cleveland have issued a statement in response to criticism of the 911 dispatcher who answered kidnapping victim Amanda Berry's panicked...

The Psychological Fallout Of Amanda Berry's 10-Year Kidnapping Ordeal

Posted 05.10.2013 | Healthy Living

By Amir Khan When Amanda Berry called 911 on Monday, reporting that she was finally free after being held for 10 years in a house on the west sid...