Friday, January 4 2013 7:15 AM EST2013-01-04 12:15:44 GMT
19 Action News has obtained video of a disturbing rape. A young Ohio girl was allegedly raped last summer in Steubenville. Prosecutors say the assault took place on Aug. 11 and early the next morning. TheMore >>
A disgusting video is at the heart of a rape investigation in Steubenville, Ohio. A young Ohio girl was allegedly raped last summer in the southeast Ohio town. More >>
STEUBENVILLE, OH (WOIO) -
Authorities in Steubenville held an 11 a.m. press conference to discuss some background on the rape case that has caught the attention of the nation through social media and most and introduce a new informational website.
According to authorities the goal of the website, steubenvillefacts.org, is to share the most accurate information regarding a most recent case of sexual assault charges pending against two juveniles. City officials say they will update the website with new information as it becomes available.
City Manager Cathy Davison indicated the website lists a timeline of how the Steubenville Police Department handled the case and that the purpose of the site is to disseminate any and all rumors regarding the case.
Angela Suggs, a City Council Member for Steubenville's fourth ward, encouraged people to come to council meetings to remain informed.
Police Chief Bill McCafferty also spoke, saying they have the video in as evidence, but that he cannot discuss the video or the case before it goes to trial.
"The website is to correct misinformation and I am doing my best to protect citizens from harassment," McCafferty said.
Monday, June 17 2013 9:22 PM EDT2013-06-18 01:22:37 GMT
(CNN) - General Motors is recalling nearly 194,000 vehicles because of a fire danger. GM said water can get into an electronic module in the door, causing it to short circuit and catch on fire. The recallMore >>
GM said water can get into an electronic module in the door, causing it to short circuit and catch on fire.More >>
"Sesame Street" has helped kids deal with divorce, death and even hurricanes. The show is now introducing its first Muppet to have a dad in jail. 1 in 29 children in the U.S. has a parent behind bars. The Sesame Workshop has an online tool kit parents can use to help kids. More >>
Tuesday, June 11 2013 1:36 PM EDT2013-06-11 17:36:50 GMT
The Boys & Girls Clubs' Race for Kids & Wellness Festival presented by Cleveland Clinic is a family-friendly combination of a 5K run, or a 1 mile run/walk, and a celebration of health! The event willMore >>
The Boys & Girls Clubs' Race for Kids & Wellness Festival presented by Cleveland Clinic is a family-friendly combination of a 5K run, or a 1 mile run/walk, and a celebration of healthMore >>
For the 2013-14 rankings, U.S. News surveyed 179 pediatric centers to obtain clinical data in 10 specialties and asked 150 pediatric specialists in each specialty where they would send the sickest children.More >>