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Former South Bay Youth Counselor Faces Life In Prison For Molesting Troubled, Disabled Kids

SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — A 36-year-old man faces a life sentence following his conviction for sexually abusing four children while serving as a counselor for troubled and disabled youths in Los Gatos and San Jose from 2007 to 2011, a prosecutor said Friday. 386 more words


Source says baby suffered fractured skull, bite marks

Police and the Department of Children and Family Services are looking into the suspicious death of a 4-month- old baby boy in Moline.

Darien Watkins was found by first responders in his grandmother’s home on North Shore Drive on March 2nd, after receiving a 9-1-1 call for an unresponsive child. 185 more words


Police: Man Punches 3-Month-Old Son In Head, Fractures Skull

BRENTWOOD, N.H. (CBS Connecticut)– A New Hampshire man is accused of severely abusing his 3-month-old son after breaking several of the child’s bones.

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'Art is a tender caress...'

As a child, I loved drawing, music, movement but all of these activities were very much frowned upon by my Muslim parents. ‘Sabak par’, my mother would insist, meaning that I had to read a page of Arabic text from the Koran once I got home from my junior school in the North of England, in the mid 1980’s. 1,002 more words


Dreamcatcher (15)

Dreamcatcher (15)

Director: Kim Longinotto
Starring: Brenda Myers-Powell

Dreamcatcher takes us into a hidden world through the eyes of one of its survivors; Brenda Myers-Powell. A former teenage prostitute who worked the streets of Chicago, Brenda defied the odds to become a powerful advocate for change in her community.

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When a Duke Says I Do by Jane Goodger

Andre is a talented artist with several secrets, the first being that he can’t let anyone know that he’s the one actually painting the murals created by Monsieur Laurent Desmarais, who continues to pretend to be the master in spite of his crippling arthritis. 441 more words


How To Completely Destroy Your Child's Faith In You, In Thirteen Easy Steps

Here’s a quick list of perfect ways to encourage your children to recognize that they should never listen to a word you say. The numeric ordering is used only to help keep track of each point, as the points often complement each other and reference may be made to a point more than once. 706 more words