Girls charged as adults in videotaped beating: The seven teen girls who posted a tape
of themselves beating a 16-year-old girl will be tried as adults. The
Florida girls face battery and kidnapping charges and up to life
Families of Virginia Tech victims agree to settlement: Almost a year after the Virginia Tech suicide massacre, the families of the 32 victims killed have reached a financial settlement with the state, estimated at $11 million.
Military Mom brutally raped in Iraq: Dawn Leamon, a mother of two sons on active duty in the U.S. military, testified this week on Capitol Hill about how she was drugged and brutally raped by two men in Iraq while she was working for the U.S. contractor Kellogg Brown Root (KBR), a subsidiary of Haliburton.
Police had informant in polygamist compound: Texas authorities revealed today that they had an informant for the past four years who lived inside the polygamist cult. Police would not say why they waited so long to take action, only that the informant gave them good information.