Crimes against children

Former Penn State president Graham Spanier walks to the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa., Monday, March 20, 2017. Spanier faces charges that he failed to report suspected child sex abuse in the last remaining criminal case in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
March 20, 2017 - 9:46 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of Penn State's former president on charges that he put children at risk by mishandling child sex abuse complaints about retired assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. Graham Spanier arrived at a Harrisburg courthouse on Monday for...
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March 20, 2017 - 6:55 am
SENATE-SUPREME COURT Senate hearings get underway on Trump Supreme Court pick WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate hearings begin this morning for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, the man President Donald Trump wants to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia, who died more than a year ago. Gorsuch is a...
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March 20, 2017 - 5:39 am
SENATE-SUPREME COURT Senate hearings get underway on Trump Supreme Court pick WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate hearings begin this morning for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, the man President Donald Trump wants to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia, who died more than a year ago. Gorsuch is a...
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March 20, 2017 - 4:51 am
SENATE-SUPREME COURT Senate hearings get underway on Trump Supreme Court pick WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate hearings begin this morning for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, the man President Donald Trump wants to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia, who died more than a year ago. Gorsuch is a...
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March 20, 2017 - 4:02 am
SENATE-SUPREME COURT NEW: Senate hearings get underway on Trump Supreme Court pick WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate hearings begin this morning for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch, the man President Donald Trump wants to replace the late Justice Antonin Scalia, who died more than a year ago. Gorsuch is...
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March 20, 2017 - 12:43 am
WHITE HOUSE-SUSPICIOUS CAR Man who drove suspicious car near White House is detained WASHINGTON (AP) — A man who drove to a security checkpoint near the White House in a car that was deemed suspicious has been detained by the U.S. Secret Service. Media outlets reported Sunday that the suspect has...
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March 20, 2017 - 12:14 am
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of Penn State's former president on charges that his response to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal put children at risk. Graham Spanier's trial in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is scheduled to start on Monday and could last a...
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March 18, 2017 - 1:09 pm
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina police say a man defended himself with a toy light saber when his stepdaughter tried to slash him with kitchen knives. The Herald in Rock Hill reports ( http://bit.ly/2nQ0ucz ) that the 17-year-old girl was charged with assault after the Thursday night...
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March 17, 2017 - 4:17 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An attorney for a North Carolina child welfare agency says a social worker accused of sabotaging a 2015 child abuse investigation at her secretive religious sect has resigned. Andrea Leslie-Fite says Lori Cornelius resigned effective Friday as a social worker for the...
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March 17, 2017 - 5:49 am
TRUMP TRAVEL BAN-LAWSUITS Judge doesn't extend order on new travel ban GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — A federal judge in Seattle has ruled that his order blocking President Donald Trump's original travel ban will not apply to Trump's revised ban. Judge James Robart says there are enough differences between...
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