Cleveland kidnappings

Wishing rape on anyone -- even a serial sexual abuser -- is unacceptable.
Berry, now 29, said life was "great" and she's happy being a mother to the daughter she had with Castro. DeJesus, now 25
Dr. Phil conducted an exclusive interview with Ariel Castro's first victim.
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Convicted sex offender Elias Acevedo Sr. will serve life in prison as part of a plea agreement in which
For centuries, women have been looked down upon in almost all cultures, societies and countries. We forget, or ignore, that women are children of the same God as men.
"I don't want to be consumed by hatred. With that being said, we need to take a leap of faith and know that God is in control
I could tell you story after story of the survivors I see daily as the Director of House Operations for the Ronald McDonald House of Memphis, but instead I am going to challenge you to visit a Ronald McDonald House for yourself.
When girls are raised to believe their value is tied to their marketability, the determination of their self-worth is always in the hands of others.
Throughout the tumultuous history of our nation, the power of one man's or one woman's voice has permeated across the land and inspired others to bring about change to improve the quality of life for the masses.
This picture of Amanda Berry shortly after her escape from captivity, reunited with her sister Beth, and with her daughter Jocelyn, is striking because of the differences in how each of them is reacting at this moment in time.
Like many of you, I have been horrified by the atrocities allegedly perpetrated by another Ariel -- Ariel Castro.
The house of horrors in Cleveland where an ex-schoolbus driver allegedly held three women captive for a decade was also the
How does one conduct herself each day among such partisanship, isolation, domestic and international disasters, and what seems like the daily fracturing not only of our nation, but also of our relationship with other nations? It's been a harrowing week trying to figure all of this out -- here's what I've established.
I'm a comedy writer. I get dark comedy. There's certainly a way to write a biting, sarcastic piece about a monster who locked up three teenagers in separate rooms and sexually assaulted them for ten years. And there's a way to do it without using the actual victims as the mouthpiece.
The brothers sat down with CNN's Martin Savidge and said that they had no knowledge of their brother's alleged activities
This week showed how celebration can often go hand-in-hand with desolation. In Bangladesh, a woman was rescued from the rubble of the collapsed garment factory, having been buried alive for 17 days -- even as the death toll passed 1,000. In Cleveland, Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight were freed after years in captivity, touching off celebrations that were tempered by revelations of the horror of their prolonged abuse. With the raising of its spire, 1 World Trade Center became the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, nearly a dozen years after the devastating losses of 9/11. And though a lowered deficit is good news, any celebration should be tempered by the fact that fiscal belt-tightening has come with a high price: disastrous unemployment rates. As The New York Times put it: "Consensus about the result is clear: Immediate deficit reduction is a drag on full economic recovery." Consensus, that is, everywhere but in Washington.
“Barbara Knight is a mother whose daughter has lived through hell. The actual hell. Worse than we can imagine. It was hell
Kidnapping victim Tanya Nicole Kach joins Ricky to share her story and to offer her support for the three women recently
Kathleen DeMetz, a public defender assigned to represent him at the hearing, didn't comment on his guilt or innocence or
Soon after his TV debut, reports surfaced about Ramsey's record, one that reportedly included convictions for domestic violence