Child exploitation

November 25, 2017 - 12:46 pm
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — A man facing hundreds of counts alleging child pornography and indecent assaults of children has pleaded guilty. William Beck was sentenced this week to 25 to 50 years state prison. The 50-year-old Bellefonte man entered his plea Wednesday, the day his trial was slated to...
Read More
Dr. Larry Nassar, 54, appears in court for a plea hearing in Lansing, Mich., Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017. Nasser, a sports doctor accused of molesting girls while working for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University, pleaded guilty to multiple charges of sexual assault and will face at least 25 years in prison. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
November 22, 2017 - 5:34 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on sexual assault charges against former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Michigan State University says allegations that it covered up a former gymnastics doctor's criminal sexual misconduct are "simply false" and it is "appalled" by...
Read More
FILE - In this Aug. 16, 2016, file photo, United States' Aly Raisman shows off her silver medal after the artistic gymnastics women's apparatus final at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Six-time Olympic medal winning gymnast Aly Raisman says she is among the young women 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 but now is in jail in Michigan awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky, FIle)
November 10, 2017 - 12:47 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...
Read More
November 09, 2017 - 7:34 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An imam has been given a two-week suspended jail sentence for making public remarks against homosexuals, whom he compared to pedophiles. The city court in Viborg, 260 kilometers (160 miles) northwest of Copenhagen, said Thursday that Mohamad Jammal had violated Denmark's...
Read More
November 09, 2017 - 3:48 am
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — For years, a Kentucky principal lived a secret life. Long a respected community leader, Stephen Kyle Goodlett regularly attended church and mentored children. But, prosecutors say, he also covertly searched the confiscated student cellphones of teenage girls for nude photos,...
Read More
November 08, 2017 - 7:19 am
WAYNE, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say additional "suspicious or concerning" images have been discovered on an iPad used by a former top official in a Philadelphia suburb who is already facing a child pornography charge. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports Philip Ahr turned in the iPad issued by Radnor...
Read More
FILE - In this Oct. 14, 2017, file photo, a wildfire burns behind a winery in Santa Rosa, Calif. Viral stories claiming a homeless man from Mexico was arrested on suspicion of arson on Oct. 15, 2017, for starting the wildfires that have left dozens dead are false. The Sonoma County sheriff's office tells the AP that the man was arrested, but the fire was a small one in a park that was quickly put out and there's no indication the fire is linked to the wildfire blazes. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
October 20, 2017 - 2:14 pm
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked these out; here are the real facts: NOT REAL: Illegal Alien Charged With California Wildfire That...
Read More
In this undated photo released by the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office, an improvised explosive device is shown in the home of Randall Drake. Sheriff's deputies conducting a child porn raid on the home found an arsenal of guns and explosives and a homemade silencer, along with a note promising "bloody revenge." Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri told reporters Thursday night, Oct. 19, 2017, deputies also found aerial images of two schools and a water plant in nearby Tampa. There was also a note that deputies believe Drake wrote, promising he'll have his "bloody revenge" and "the world will burn burn." (Pinellas County Sheriff's Office via AP)
October 20, 2017 - 12:51 pm
DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) — Sheriff's deputies conducting a child porn raid on a Florida home on Wednesday found an arsenal of guns and explosives and a homemade silencer, along with a note promising "bloody revenge." Investigators found the weapons — including an AK-47 assault rifle, a 50-caliber pistol...
Read More
October 17, 2017 - 6:17 pm
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A man has been sentenced to a 10-year federal term for sexual abuse of a 16-year-old in connection with sex parties arranged by a former Pennsylvania girls' basketball coach. Fifty-six-year-old Daniel Teed was also ordered Tuesday to spend 20 years on probation after completing...
Read More
October 12, 2017 - 11:28 am
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — The former Pennsylvania restaurant worker who police say recorded dozens of female customers using the restroom while he was hiding above a drop ceiling has pleaded no contest to child pornography charges. The Times Leader reports 42-year-old Juan Prieto, of Hazleton,...
Read More

Pages