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Christmas Gifts For Spoiled Rich Kids

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.23.2014 | Weird News

How do you Christmas shop for the kid who has everything -- or enough cash to buy someone who can get them everything? Turns out that there are lot...

Father Who Chained Son To Bed Sentenced

AP | Posted 12.15.2014 | Crime

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — A Utah father will serve 30 days in jail and 30 days of house arrest for chaining his 7-year-old son to a bed while the man was a...

Schoolteacher Left Kids Home All Night To Go Drinking And Get Tattoo: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 12.15.2014 | Weird News

A middle school teacher in Brooklyn is being accused of endangering her three children by leaving them home all night while she went out drinking and ...

3 Men Named Steve Mason Beat Another Man After Funeral: Cops

AP | Posted 12.10.2014 | Weird News

DRAYDEN, Md. (AP) — Police say a man and his two sons beat another man with pipes and a bat while he was pinned underneath a car after a funeral rec...

Mom Who Drove Kids In Sea To Plead Insane: Lawyer

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 12.09.2014 | Crime

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors will drop attempted murder charges against a mother charged with trying to kill her three children by driving...

WHERE'S THE BEEF? Woman Suspected Of Epic Sausage Heist

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.27.2014 | Weird News

A woman accused of stealing $6,400 worth of sausage from her employer isn't coming out a wiener. Regina Shaw, 45, was arrested on Tuesday and charg...

Man Pleads Guilty To Fatally Abusing 2-Year-Old Boy

AP | Posted 11.21.2014 | Crime

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to fatally abusing a 2-year-old boy by kicking and shaking the toddler, beating him with a b...

Why The College Admission Process Is Bonkers

Ann Lewis Hamilton | Posted 12.01.2014 | Fifty
Ann Lewis Hamilton

It's a life lesson for my daughter, that's what I try to tell myself. This is how the world works. Just because you have a high grade point average, excellent test scores, a myriad of extracurricular activities, hundreds of hours of community service, and you're a legacy at your top pick college -- all those things might count for doo doo squat.

Father Who Shook Baby To Quadriplegic State Sentenced

AP | Posted 11.14.2014 | Crime

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine man insisted he is not a violent person, as he was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for shaking his 6-month-o...

Couple Hung 3-Year-Old Boy Upside-Down Before Beating Him: Cops

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 11.06.2014 | Crime

A Pennsylvania couple went car shopping, bought pizza and engaged in sexual activity as the woman's unresponsive 3-year-old son lay dying after weeks ...

Most Inappropriate Hallowen Costumes For Kids

Coed.com | Posted 10.24.2014 | Weird News

Dressing up in an inappropriate Halloween costume is your right as an idiot, but putting your baby or child through the ringer (a la “Little Miss Ho...

Baby Left In Dumpster Has 13-year-old Mother

AP | Posted 10.13.2014 | Crime

MERCED, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in Central California say they have identified a 13-year-old girl as the mother of a newborn baby abandoned last w...

Mom Accused Of Child Abuse For Trying To Admit Daughter Into Mental Hospital

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.09.2014 | Crime

A mother in Hobbs, New Mexico, claims her teenage daughter has tried to poison her four times. Yet when she tried to get the 15-year-old admitted i...

Man Punches Baby Girl: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.07.2014 | Crime

A man in Toledo, Ohio, is in jail for allegedly admitting that he punched a 1-year-old girl after having sex with her mother. The incident happened...

Father Won't Face Death Penalty In Son's Hot Car Death

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 11.24.2014 | Crime

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man accused of leaving his toddler son to die inside a hot car will not face the death penalty, a prosecutor said Wednesday...

Florida Mom Jailed After Baby Found In Trunk

AP | Posted 09.24.2014 | Crime

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A 19-year-old South Florida woman faces child abuse charges after deputies say they found her 5-month-old child in her ...

Why One Parenting Expert Says 'Good' And 'Bad' Parents Don't Exist

OWN | Posted 09.22.2014 | OWN

Steffani, a mother of two, has always considered herself to be a peaceful person. But at night, when it's time to bathe her 5-year-old son and 3-year-...

Doctor Sentenced In Murder Of Wife Found Dead In Bathtub

AP | LINDSAY WHITEHURST | Posted 11.19.2014 | Crime

PROVO, Utah (AP) -- A Utah doctor found guilty of killing his wife in a trial that became a national true-crime cable TV obsession will serve 17 years...

Doctor Who Killed Wife Sentenced For Sexually Abusing Daughter

AP | Posted 09.15.2014 | Crime

PROVO, Utah (AP) — A Utah doctor convicted of killing his wife was sentenced Monday to one to 15 years in prison in a separate sexual abuse case. M...

Cops Find Man Asleep In Car With Homemade Bombs, Kids

AP | Posted 09.12.2014 | Crime

READING, Pa. (AP) — Police in eastern Pennsylvania say they arrested a man after finding him passed out in a parked car with two children and three ...

Walmart Shoplifting Suspect Used Wheelchair Cart For Getaway: Cops

AP | Posted 09.10.2014 | Weird News

FRUITPORT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police in Michigan say they arrested a shoplifting suspect following her slow-speed getaway in a $1,200 motorized w...

Woman Gives IV To Unconscious Teen Instead Of Calling 911: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.08.2014 | Weird News

A woman in Ada County, Idaho, is facing felony charges after allegedly giving alcohol to a 14-year-old girl and then, after the teen passed out, givin...

Guns Found In Car Of Woman Who Threatened To Kill School Employee

AP | Posted 09.04.2014 | Crime

STONEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina authorities say a detective was able to stop a woman who threatened to kill someone at her daughter's school ...

Walmart Robbery Suspect Leaves Behind 1-Year-Old Girl

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.02.2014 | Weird News

A Pennsylvania woman suspected of robbing a Walmart is also accused of leaving her 1-year-old niece behind. Djuna M. Tansmore, 48, was arrested Thu...

Grandfather Made 10-Month-Old Take 'Ice Bucket Challenge'?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.29.2014 | Weird News

A grandfather in Houston, Texas, may be in trouble with the law after allegedly making his 10-month-old granddaughter take the ice bucket challenge. ...