Domestic Violence News
Man who shot judge was father of player convicted of rape
Officials say a man who shot and wounded a judge outside an Ohio county courthouse before being gunned down by a probation officer was the father of a high school football player who was convicted of rape in 2013
Kansas linebacker Long dismissed after alleged gun threat
A sophomore linebacker at Kansas has been dismissed from the Jayhawks after being accused of threatening a woman with a handgun. Nineteen-year-old Maciah Long of Houston was charged Monday with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a felony, and misdemeanor counts of criminal damage to property
Slain woman became anti-violence activist after sister died
A Connecticut woman who became an anti-violence activist after her sister's killing four years ago and who was found slain with her 9-year-old daughter last week is being remembered as "a wonderful human being."
The Latest: Killing of anti-violence activist 'senseless'
A Connecticut woman who became an anti-violence activist after her sister's killing four years ago and who was found dead with her 9-year-old daughter last week is being remembered as "a wonderful human being."
AP source: NFL, Goodell working on 5-year contract extension
Person with knowledge of negotiations tells AP: NFL, Goodell working on 5-year extension
Most American Indian tribes opt out of federal death penalty
In Indian Country, most tribes opt out of the death penalty for federal crimes on tribal land
Cops: Man posed as wife on Craigslist soliciting his murder
A Pennsylvania man accused of posing as his estranged wife in a Craigslist ad that solicited a hit man to kill him has been sentenced to jail
Kabul catwalk: Afghan models show off traditional clothing
Amid tight security, Afghan models promote traditional clothing of country's ethnic groups in rare Kabul fashion show
Driver of Texas trailer indicted for 10 passengers' deaths
A federal grand jury has indicted the driver of a tractor-trailer crammed with people crossing into the United States in an alleged human smuggling operation that led to 10 people's deaths
Seahawks sign Tramaine Brock; agent says 49ers wanted CB back
Veteran cornerback Tramaine Brock signed a one-year contract with the Seattle Seahawks , the team announced Wednesday. The Seahawks have an opening at starting right cornerback. Veteran Jeremy Lane and rookie Shaquill Griffin have been competing for the spot opposite Richard Sherman , and Brock