Story of Josselyn Bishop Told to Raise Awareness

MANKATO, Minn. – It has been over a year since MSU Student Josselyn Bishop was murdered by her ex-boyfriend. And Tuesday, during domestic violence awareness month, her story continues to raise awareness. Bishop family friend Jamie Erickson says, “She was actually stabbed in the car.” The story of Bishop’s death includes much more than the [...]

 

 

 

 

Tunisians march against rising political violence

By BOUAZZA BEN BOUAZZAAssociated Press TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) – Thousands of people decrying growing violence in Tunisian politics have marched in the capital saying the nation’s nascent democracy is at risk. …

 

 

 

 

Wet summer blamed for domestic violence

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A rise in domestic abuse cases in a Devon town may be down to this year’s bad weather, police have said. Sergeant Andy Turner told Sidmouth Town Council, which has also seen two new housing developments in its area, that the number of violent incidents in the town and surrounding area increased to …

 

 

 

 

Bad weather now blamed for rise in domestic violence

Sgt Turner told the councillors: ‚ÄúSome of the increase is down to domestic violence cases. We have seen a spike with the additional housing and bad weather. “People get cabin fever locked in a house together. Domestic violence is not just in one place, it would surprise you …

 

 

 

 

Increase in domestic violence is down to bad weather, say police

Police believe the wet weather has led to a increase in the number of domestic violence cases (picture posed by model)

Wet summer has forced couples to stay indoors leading to ‘cabin fever’ By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 20:06 EST, 14 October 2012 | UPDATED: 20:15 EST, 14 October 2012 Police believe the wet weather has led to a increase in the number of domestic violence cases (picture posed by model) An increase in the number [...]

 

 

 

 

KWQC-TV6 News and Weather For The Quad Cities – Violent street gang: US …

By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) – The Obama administration declared the ultra-violent street gang MS-13 to be an international criminal group on Thursday, an unprecedented crackdown targeting the finances of the sprawling U.S. and Central American …

 

 

 

 

Teachers’ protection from student violence

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) – A gym teacher in NYC said a 6-year-old student beat him up, fracturing his ankle and injuring his knee. That brings the question as to what can teachers and school administrators do to protect themselves and other students from a student who becomes physically violent. School leaders tell Heartland News [...]

 

 

 

 

Slain NY student’s friends focus on violence issue

By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – As her family mourned her death, the friends of a college freshman who police say was beaten to death in her dorm room by her boyfriend have rallied people to …

 

 

 

 

Syrian refugees in 4 countries talk of pain, fear

By Bassem Mroue and Jamal Halaby and Lara Jakes and Marjorie Olster and Sameer N. YacoubAssociated Press A woman loses her children, her husband and both legs. A penniless family is forced to flee from Syria back to …