Child endangerment

In this Nov. 28, 2017 photo, Pamela Wang poses for a photo in Kealakekua, Hawaii, with an avocado she found while on a walk. Wang is waiting to hear back from Guinness World Records to find out if the 5-pound (2.3-kilogram) avocado she snagged is the world's largest. (AP Photo/Mary Lou Knurek)
December 09, 2017 - 10:15 am
POLICE: WOMAN DROVE WITH TRANSIT SIGN STICKING OUT OF CAR SOUTH HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey say a woman was drunk when she continued driving with a mass transit sign sticking out of the roof of her car. The 52-year-old was pulled over Saturday on Route 46 in South Hackensack when...
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December 07, 2017 - 7:42 pm
ELIZABETHTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A snowshoe racer from India has avoided a New York trial for sex abuse by pleading guilty to endangering the welfare of a child. The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports 25-year-old Tanveer Hussain is from the Kashmir region of India and entered the plea Wednesday in Essex...
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December 07, 2017 - 2:43 pm
MEDFORD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey pastor has been accused of sexually assaulting children over the course of 16 years. Harry Thomas, of Medford, is pastor of Come Alive Church. He was taken into custody Wednesday. The Burlington County prosecutor's office says the 74-year-old pastor assaulted four...
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November 29, 2017 - 6:03 pm
WESTFIELD, N.J. (AP) — A former gymnastics instructor already in jail in Boston awaiting trial on a charge of child rape has been accused of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old student at a New Jersey gym. The Union County Prosecutor's Office says 34-year-old Jorge Rodriguez assaulted the child over...
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November 16, 2017 - 9:41 am
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — A jury has convicted a former college basketball coach in New Jersey of sexually assaulting a male teenager who played on a traveling team that he also coached. The panel on Wednesday found 45-year-old Christopher Tarver, of Jackson, guilty of sexual assault, criminal...
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FILE - In this Nov. 21, 2016, file photo provided by the Michigan Attorney General's office, Michigan sports doctor Larry Nassar is viewed. Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman says she is among the young women sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics team doctor Nassar. Raisman tells "60 Minutes" she was 15 when she was first treated by Nassar, who spent more than two decades working with athletes at USA Gymnastics. He is now is in jail in Michigan awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography. (Michigan Attorney General's office via AP, File)
November 10, 2017 - 6:10 pm
Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman says she is among the young women sexually abused by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor. Raisman tells "60 Minutes" she was 15 when she was first treated by Dr. Larry Nassar, who spent more than two decades working with athletes at USA Gymnastics. He's now is in jail in...
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FILE - In this March 13, 2017, file photo, former Penn State Athletic Director Tim Curley leaves the Dauphin County Courthouse in Harrisburg, Pa. after pleading guilty to endangering the welfare of a child in the in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case. Curley has been released from jail after 2½ months and is now serving the house-arrest portion of his sentence in the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal. Pennlive.com reports the 63-year-old defendant was released from the Centre County jail on Oct. 3. (Dan Gleiter/PennLive.com via AP, File)
October 10, 2017 - 10:18 am
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State athletic director Tim Curley has been released from jail after 2½ months and is now serving the house-arrest portion of his sentence in the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal. Pennlive.com ( http://bit.ly/2ybExwS ) reports the 63-year-old defendant was...
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FILE – In this Oct. 29, 2011, file photo, Penn State President Graham Spanier, left, presents head football coach Joe Paterno, right, with a plaque commemorating Paterno's 409th collegiate win after an NCAA college football game against Illinois in State College, Pa. A defamation lawsuit filed by Spanier against former FBI director Louis Freeh was thrown out Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, by a Pennsylvania judge. Spanier sued Freeh over a 2012 report he issued on Penn State's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
September 20, 2017 - 5:13 pm
Former Penn State President Graham Spanier's criminal conviction means he is barred from pursuing defamation claims against former FBI director Louis Freeh, a judge ruled on Wednesday. Spanier, who said Freeh made false statements about him in a scathing 2012 report on Penn State's handling of the...
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FILE – In this Oct. 29, 2011, file photo, Penn State President Graham Spanier, left, presents head football coach Joe Paterno, right, with a plaque commemorating Paterno's 409th collegiate win after an NCAA college football game against Illinois in State College, Pa. A defamation lawsuit filed by Spanier against former FBI director Louis Freeh was thrown out Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, by a Pennsylvania judge. Spanier sued Freeh over a 2012 report he issued on Penn State's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
September 20, 2017 - 5:13 pm
Former Penn State President Graham Spanier's criminal conviction means he is barred from pursuing defamation claims against former FBI director Louis Freeh, a judge ruled on Wednesday. Spanier, who said Freeh made false statements about him in a scathing 2012 report on Penn State's handling of the...
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August 02, 2017 - 7:18 pm
SOMERSET, Pa. (AP) — Three men who ran a Pennsylvania football camp have been charged with child endangerment following accusations they allowed older campers to beat up younger ones. Somerset County prosecutors said Wednesday the Steel Valley Midget Football Association officials never addressed...
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