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Shootings In Bakersfield, California Leave 6 Dead, Police Say
The shooter took his own life when he was confronted by a sheriff's deputy, Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood said.
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Amanda Stanton Of 'The Bachelor' Arrested, Charged With Domestic Violence
"Amanda is embarrassed and ashamed this happened," Stanton's rep told HuffPost.
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House Republicans Urge Paul Ryan To Reauthorize Violence Against Women Act Before It Expires
The landmark legislation protecting domestic violence and sexual assault survivors expires Sept. 30.
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Mystery Woman On Texas Security Video Is Safe, Police Say
The video of the woman who appeared to be wearing restraints, was widely shared online.
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Texas Couple Accused Of Keeping 70-Year-Old Woman In Dog Kennel, Other Horrific Abuse
Tommy Anderson and Leonnia Castillo habitually abused Castillo's older relative for nearly seven months, police said.
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Ohio State Suspends Urban Meyer For 3 Games After His Silence On Domestic Abuse
The Buckeyes football coach will be sitting out the games with Athletic Director Gene Smith after the school investigation revealed they failed to take "sufficient management action."
Shanann Watts' Picture-Perfect Marriage On Facebook Was Anything But
Online, she projected the image of a happy wife. Now, her husband, Chris Watts, is accused of killing her and their two young girls in Frederick, Colorado.
Dave Dave, Las Vegas Artist Whose Father Set Him On Fire When He Was A Boy, Dead At 42
Dave was 6 years old when his father gave him a sleeping pill, doused his bed with kerosene and lit it.
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Most Top Democrats, Progressive Groups Reserve Judgment On Keith Ellison Allegations
A former girlfriend of the Minnesota congressman and attorney general candidate has accused him of emotional and physical abuse.
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Rep. Keith Ellison Denies Domestic Abuse Accusations
An ex-girlfriend's son alleged the Minnesota lawmaker dragged his mother off a bed and berated her while they were dating.
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Andrew Cuomo Under Pressure To Free Women Imprisoned For Killing Abusers
Democratic challenger Cynthia Nixon has already said she would.
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Viral Video Of Man Beating Wife Sparks Outrage In Brazil
Tatiane Spitzner is seen falling to her death just minutes after her husband, Luís Felipe Manvailer, is caught on camera beating her.
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Violence Against Women Act Is About To Expire
Congress has until September to renew the landmark legislation.
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Urban Meyer Apologizes For 'Misleading' Domestic Violence Response
Ohio State's embattled football coach denied having knowledge of a domestic abuse incident in 2015. Messages suggest he did.
David Clarke's Deputy Triggers Primary Uproar With Domestic Violence Remarks
"Get off God’s throne, submit yourself to that person and love that person,” acting Sheriff Richard Schmidt said on a religious podcast.
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Bob Evans Suspends Partnership Deal With Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer
The Buckeyes coach is facing questions about what he knew regarding an alleged 2015 domestic violence incident involving one of his former coaches.
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Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer Placed On Leave After Alleged Silence On Domestic Abuse
Reports surfaced on Wednesday indicating Meyer knew of a Buckeyes staff member's alleged domestic abuse in 2015.
Sen. Claire McCaskill's Spokesperson Denounces 'Shameful' Political Attack Ad
The attack ad claims Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) turned her back on victims of domestic and sexual violence.
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Dirty Ad Attacks Claire McCaskill For Old Domestic Violence Claim Against Her Husband
Even the woman who made the allegation is denouncing the ad as "disgusting dirty politics."
Family Accused Of Holding Woman Captive, Forcing Her To Eat Mom's Ashes
Federal authorities said five members of a Louisiana family committed violent and sickening crimes against a relative with autism.
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Domestic Abusers Have An Ally In The Trump Era. It’s ICE.
A domestic violence victim faces possible deportation because of retaliatory charges brought by her ex, her lawyers say.
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Reminder: Women Migrants Are Fleeing Countries The U.S. Helped Decimate
The violence driving people to seek shelter in the U.S. has its roots in American foreign policy.
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‘Leave Now, And Prepare To Fight’: A Mother's Advice To Other Domestic Abuse Victims
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Every time I speak to women who remind me of myself when I was in an abusive relationship, I tell them things that I wish I had been able to tell myself.
Asylum-Seekers Face Tougher Odds At Border Under Stricter Policy On Victims Of Violence
The Trump administration claims too many people are exploiting the system.
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Democrat With Domestic Abuse Past Created Hostile Work Environment, Ex-Aides Say
South Carolina U.S. House candidate Archie Parnell has a temper problem, the ex-staffers say.
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Women Migrants Often Can't Put Into Words The Horrors They've Experienced
Many women are looking to escape sexual and domestic abuse at home only to be attacked on their way to the U.S.
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