Convicted 'pretty boy' sex offender nabbed in NE Taiwan after fleeing 300km

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A convicted sex offender, who preys on teen girls by disguising himself to look like an effeminate K-pop idol, was captured today in northeast Taiwan after breaking his ankle m...

The Latest: Elizabeth Smart unhappy with kidnapper's housing

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on a woman who helped kidnap Elizabeth Smart living near a school. (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Elizabeth Smart says people with a ...

Elizabeth Smart kidnapper now lives near elementary school

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A woman who helped kidnap Utah's Elizabeth Smart is living several blocks away from a Salt Lake City elementary school following her release from prison in September. ...

Prep school graduate begins jail time for 2014 sex assault

BOSCAWEN, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire prep school graduate convicted of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old classmate reported to jail Wednesday to begin serving the remaining 10 months of his jail sent...

Priest named in Pennsylvania church sex abuse probe jailed

A Roman Catholic priest from western Pennsylvania is headed to state prison, the first person sentenced to incarceration as a result of a grand jury investigation that reported hundreds of priests had...

Slain student's family says university failed to protect her

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The family of a University of Utah student killed on campus after reporting she was being harassed says the institution missed multiple chances to prevent her death. ...

Judge: Prep school grad to report to jail after Christmas

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A judge has refused to shorten the jail term for a New Hampshire prep school graduate convicted of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old classmate in 2015, saying he has to report to ...

Attorneys for ex-Baylor student break silence over rape case

DALLAS (AP) — Attorneys for a former Baylor University student accused of rape have broken their silence after a judge accepted a plea deal allowing the former fraternity president to avoid serving ja...

No jail time for Baylor fraternity president accused of rape

WACO, Texas (AP) — A Texas judge has accepted a plea deal allowing a former Baylor University fraternity president accused of rape to avoid serving jail time. The plea deal had promp...

Texas detention camp for teen migrants keeps growing

TORNILLO, Texas (AP) — The Trump administration announced in June it would open a temporary shelter for up to 360 migrant children in this isolated corner of the Texas desert. Less than six months lat...

Cyprus president apologizes for pardoning sex offender

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus' president has publicly apologized for the early release of a man convicted of sexually exploiting a minor, admitting that the decision to grant him a pardon wasn't "well...

Police: Man raped, strangled 87-year-old woman before theft

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A man broke into an 87-year-old Pennsylvania woman's house the day before Thanksgiving and forced her to show him where her valuables were before he raped her twice, strangled h...

The Latest: Extradition pending in senior complex slayings

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on man arrested in fatal shootings of two people in Detroit senior housing complex (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Prosecutors in Michigan sa...

Police: Suspect in Detroit senior complex slayings arrested

DETROIT (AP) — A registered sex offender charged in the fatal shooting of two people and an attempted rape inside a low-income senior complex in Detroit has been arrested in Virginia. ...

Taiwanese man tosses semen on Japanese woman in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese man has been arrested for tossing a container of semen onto a Japanese woman as she walked down the street in Taipei last Monday (Nov. 12). On Nov. 12, a 38-year...