Crimes against children
UK Olympic great Mo Farah says he was trafficked as a child
By Danica Kirka Jul. 12, 2022 08:07 AM EDT
Former Olympic champ Agnel in custody in rape investigation
Dec. 09, 2021 11:46 AM EST
PARIS (AP) — Two-time Olympic swimming champion Yannick Agnel of France was arrested Thursday as part of an investigation into the rape of an underage girl,...
Biles: FBI turned 'blind eye' to reports of gymnasts' abuse
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Will Graves And Michael Balsamo Sep. 15, 2021 12:48 PM EDT
Watchdog: FBI mishandled Nassar-USA Gymnastics abuse case
By Michael Balsamo And Eric Tucker Jul. 14, 2021 05:50 PM EDT
Spike in child sex assault cases concerns N Carolina police
Jun. 04, 2021 08:36 AM EDT
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The police department in North Carolina’s largest city has expressed concern over what it said is a 210% increase in sexual assault...
Judge upholds Penn St. ex-president Spanier's jail sentence
By Mark Scolforo May. 26, 2021 11:25 AM EDT
Suspect in Iowa girl's murder had been paroled weeks earlier
By Ryan J. Foley May. 18, 2021 02:28 PM EDT
Ex-officer convicted of child sexual assault
May. 11, 2021 04:05 PM EDT
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A former Massachusetts police officer convicted last month of sexually assaulting a child was sentenced Tuesday to serve up to three...
Editorial Roundup: Illinois
By The Associated Press May. 11, 2021 09:00 AM EDT
Chicago Sun-Times. May 10, 2021. Editorial: Catholic religious orders must come clean about abusive clergy Despite...
Editorial Roundup: Texas
By The Associated Press May. 10, 2021 10:00 AM EDT
Austin American-Statesman. May 7, 2021. Editorial: Texas GOP lawmakers trust you with a gun — but not with the vote ...
Police: Man assaulted Walmart worker over mask request
Apr. 24, 2021 12:18 PM EDT
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police in Rhode Island say a man assaulted a 16-year-old Walmart worker after refusing to put a mask on his young child. ...
Greater Mid-Atlantic News Digest 1:30 p.m.
Apr. 22, 2021 01:39 PM EDT
Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in the Mid-Atlantic, covering North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland and Delaware. Questions...
Editorial Roundup: Florida
By The Associated Press Apr. 21, 2021 03:44 PM EDT
Recent editorials from Florida newspapers: ___ April 21 The South Florida Sun Sentinel on the...
NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week
By The Associated Press Apr. 16, 2021 12:11 PM EDT
California woman says she drowned children to protect them
By Stefanie Dazio Apr. 16, 2021 02:42 AM EDT
Germany sees drop in crime during 1st year of pandemic
Apr. 15, 2021 09:35 AM EDT
Michigan police shocked by convicted murderer's release
By Ed White Apr. 13, 2021 01:51 PM EDT
Fight over Ghislaine Maxwell's jail conditions heats up
By Larry Neumeister Apr. 08, 2021 01:26 PM EDT
Texas investigating abuse allegations at migrant facility
By Paul J. Weber And Nomaan Merchant Apr. 07, 2021 09:24 PM EDT
Defrocked US priest revered in East Timor accused of abuse
By Margie Mason And Robin Mcdowell Apr. 07, 2021 09:13 PM EDT