Case of the missing Ohio women

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  • FILE - This May 7, 2013, file photo, shows a house where three women, Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight, who went missing separately about a decade ago, escaped from captivity in Cleveland. Attorneys for two women held in the Cleveland home and abused for a decade say comedian Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced. Rivers and her daughter were discussing their reality show Tuesday, April 22, 2014, on NBC's "Today" show when she complained about her living arrangements, saying, "Those women in the basement in Cleveland had more space." (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)
    Attorneys for 2 Ohio women held captive say Joan Rivers should apologize for hurtful comment 20 hours ago

    CLEVELAND - Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room … More »Attorneys for 2 Ohio women held captive say Joan Rivers should apologize for hurtful comment

    FILE - This May 7, 2013, file photo, shows a house where three women, Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight, who went missing separately about a decade ago, escaped from captivity in Cleveland. Attorneys for two women held in the Cleveland home and abused for a decade say comedian Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced. Rivers and her daughter were discussing their reality show Tuesday, April 22, 2014, on NBC's "Today" show when she complained about her living arrangements, saying, "Those women in the basement in Cleveland had more space." (AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File)

    CLEVELAND - Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced. Rivers and her daughter were discussing their reality show Tuesday on NBC's "Today" show when she complained about …

  • World newsmakers of 2013 Tue, 31 Dec, 2013

    International news in 2013 contained the towering figure of Nelson Mandela, who changed the course of history, but also notable newsmakers such as NSA whistleblower Edward … More »World newsmakers of 2013

    International news in 2013 contained the towering figure of Nelson Mandela, who changed the course of history, but also notable newsmakers such as NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who caught the attention of the world. We take a look at some of …

  • Must-see videos of the week: November 8 Fri, 8 Nov, 2013

    The weather might be chilly outside but some of these videos will fill you with warm and fuzzies. More »Must-see videos of the week: November 8

    The weather might be chilly outside but some of these videos will fill you with warm and fuzzies.

  • Ohio kidnapper may have died in cell during sex act: state probe Thu, 10 Oct, 2013

    By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro, found hanging in his prison cell last month, may not have committed suicide but died accidentally … More »Ohio kidnapper may have died in cell during sex act: state probe

    By Kim Palmer CLEVELAND (Reuters) - Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro, found hanging in his prison cell last month, may not have committed suicide but died accidentally while performing a sex act, an Ohio state investigative report suggested on Thursday. The report by the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction …

  • Ariel Castro trial ends
    Ariel Castro testimony rejected by experts: 'He is not sick' Sat, 3 Aug, 2013

    Ariel Castro's rambling, 16-minute statement in court has shed some light on the type of person he is, experts say: a likely sexual sadist who knew exactly what he was … More »Ariel Castro testimony rejected by experts: 'He is not sick'

    Ariel Castro trial ends

    Ariel Castro's rambling, 16-minute statement in court has shed some light on the type of person he is, experts say: a likely sexual sadist who knew exactly what he was doing when he abducted and held three women captive, but refuses to take responsibility for his crimes.

  • Former bus driver Ariel Castro blamed a sex addiction for his crimes before receiving a life sentence with no chance of parole in a shocking kidnapping, torture and rape of three women he imprisoned in his Cleveland home for over a decade.

  • Ariel Castro, who pleaded guilty to the abduction, rape and torture of three women in Cleveland that he kept in his house for more than a decade, was sentenced Thursday to a life term with no chance of parole, plus 1,000 years. He addressed the court before his sentencing.

  • Ariel Castro was sentenced to life without parole on the charge of aggravated murder Thursday and received multiple years on various other charges related to kidnap and rape that totaled 1,000 years.

  • They suffered for a decade, and he’ll pay for it for the rest of his life. Former school bus driver Ariel Castro pleaded guilty on Friday to kidnapping and raping three Cleveland women, in a missing persons case that galvanized … Continue reading →

  • Police say four men and four women were found captive in a north Houston home, with some held up to a decade, according to a report that comes two months after three women held up to 10 years in a Cleveland home were released.

  • Three Cleveland women who were rescued earlier this year after being held captive for more than a decade spoke publicly for the first time on Tuesday, releasing a video that thanked the public for its support and thanked it for … Continue reading →

  • Ohio hero's story in dispute

    A Cleveland neighbour's help rescuing Amanda Berry and three other captives will be recognized in the tastiest way possible — with free burgers for life. The Plain Dealer newspaper reports that more than a dozen Ohio restaurants have offered Charles … Continue reading →

  • An imposing, 10-foot privacy fence will soon guard the home of Cleveland rape and kidnapping suspect Ariel Castro, with windows and doors boarded shut to keep people out of the place that police say was once meant only to keep people in.

  • Charles Ramsey Has a Rap Sheet

    From North America's newest Internet meme sensation to a high school student's rant about a shoddy teacher, we've seen some great videos this week.

  • As a harrowing story unfolds in Ohio this week around three women who say they were held captive in a Cleveland house for a decade, the media and the public have chosen a hero to elevate to Internet stardom. Charles … Continue reading →

  • Law enforcement and psychology experts looking at the Cleveland abduction case say it was likely a combination of intimidation, luck and so-called 'Stockholm syndrome' that made it possible for three women to be held captive for a decade.

  • A prosecutor in Cleveland says Ariel Castro, the man who owned the house where police believe three women were detained for years, is being charged with four counts of kidnapping and three counts of rape.

  • The family of Gina DeJesus, one of three women held in a Cleveland home for about a decade, is speaking LIVE now on CBCNews.ca

  • The actions of the 911 operator who took the frantic phone call from Amanda Berry that ultimately led to her rescue, along with two other women, are under review following complaints from the public, according to a statement from a city official in Cleveland.

  • Amanda Pick of the Missing Children Society of Canada says that the rescue of the three abducted young women in Cleveland gives hope to the families of missing children in Canada.

    Child abductions by strangers rarely happen in Canada, but exactly how rare is harder to determine. Nevertheless, there are years-long missing children cases in Canada similar to the cases of the three young women in Cleveland.

 
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