The process of collecting evidence of sexual assault using 'rape kits' is often a long and invasive procedure that lasts four to six hours and sees the victim's body treated like a crime scene
The father, 31-year-old Christopher Schultz started to struggle to keep the child above water and failed to resurface
The 'Love the Change' campaign was inspired by a picture taken in October last year when Dante Palmer was shown squatting against a wall in a restroom and using his legs to make a makeshift table to change his son's diaper.
Climate change is projected to increase heat-related mortality in the US, Europe, the Americas, East, and Southeast Asia, Australia, the Middle East, and North Africa
The hotel manager said that no one has taken her up on her offer, but she's heard both positive and negative comments about her idea
The killer, who is presumably a man, appears to be picking sex workers who are in their 50s as his targets. Police wanted to make the sex worker community aware of this very dangerous suspect.
She was abducted from California and taken to multiple cities and forced into prostitution until she managed to alert authorities
The winds peeled away roofs — leaving homes looking like giant dollhouses — knocked houses off their foundations, toppled trees, brought down power lines and churned up so much debris that it was visible on radar. Highway crews had to use snowplows to clear an Ohio interstate
The teenager was wearing a pair of Cartier sunglasses which the shooter tried to grab before leaving the scene in a red Chevy Cobalt
25-year-old Janika Edmond took her life at the Women's Huron Valley Correctional Facility in Michigan in 2015 after two previous attempts had failed. Her family has now won a lawsuit against the facility.
The couple, 40-year-old Michael Welch and 32-year-old Misty George, forced the unidentified 29-year-old woman into prostitution and did not let her keep the money she was paid for performing the sex acts
42-year-old Steven Craig Mason has been charged with aggravated stalking and faces five years in prison if convicted
It is still unclear if the child will be tried as an adult or a juvenile. This incident comes a year after he threatened an 8-year-old girl saying that 'he wanted to get a knife, stab her and watch her die and also watch her mother cry'
The victim was identified as Mary Silvani, who grew up in the Detroit area, moved to California and was probably estranged from her family
She came to office contrasting her clean image with her main opponent, ex-mayor Sheila Dixon, who was forced to depart office in 2010 as part of a plea deal for misappropriating about $500 in gift cards meant for needy families
Keith never officially retired and continued to work until his dying breath, and will forever be remembered a tireless champion of civil rights and civil liberties.
Alex Gerth, 23, was initially barred from adopting the dog due to his living situation, but the killer later convinced a friend to adopt Sterling for him.
Mujtaba al-Sweikat had been accepted to study finance at the Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo and he was on his way to visit the campus when he was arrested.
A 14-year-old boy told police in Newport, on Wednesday, that he escaped two kidnappers in the Cincinnati area and that he was the Illinois boy who had been missing since 2011.
World-renowned horticulturist turned drug trafficker Leo Sharp was the inspiration behind Clint Eastwood's latest project, 'The Mule.'
Trump, in a series of tweets on Saturday and Sunday, vented his frustrations during a conversation with General Motors CEO Mary Barra.
Nikki Joly, who organized multiple pro-LGBTQ events and was named Citizen of the Year, stands accused of intentionally setting fire to his own house in Jackson, Michigan
Harris made the statement on 'The Breakfast Club', where host Charlamagne tha God egged her to reveal more details about the music she listened to in college
According to his wife Jennifer Rosas, she saw her husband get hit after he went into the roadway with a shovel in a bid to remove the dead feline
Gary Steele from the Detroit Police Department posted the footage on Tuesday which showed him using condescending remarks as he filmed Ariel Moore, 23, walking home
Charley Lampley was shoveling snow outside his home in Milwaukee when he was found unconscious near his detached garage
32-year-old Matthew Toole is one of four people facing trial for alleged involvement in a child pornography ring, and who authorities say sexually assaulted their own children
The Californian couple, Melissa Elmira Yingst and Socorro Garcia, threatened Delta Airlines with a lawsuit unless the airline fulfilled their requests of refunds
Former NFL player Tony Beckham said his daughter and her sister were both traumatized by the incident
Authorities discovered scales, grinders, baggies, guns, and drug residue inside the couple's home and further investigation proved that the couple was into drug trafficking
The little girl's actions of posting the photos also saved her stepmother's life as she lay unconscious next to her partner's mangled body. The couple had apparently overdosed.
The Abbas family were returning home from a vacation in Florida when their car was slammed by 41-year-old Joey Lee Bailey driving a pickup truck on the wrong side of the road
Tlaib and Rep. Ilhan Omar, a Democrat from Minnesota, are the first two Muslim women to serve in Congress in the United States' history.
Hal Vaughan reportedly booked six different flights just so his flight attendant daughter Pierce Vaughan could spend Christmas with her family
A Michigan high school teacher Charles Penn, 41, was charged with accosting a minor for immoral purposes and acts
Reverend Don LaCuesta who repeatedly kept bringing up the cause of the teenager's death during his funeral won’t be allowed to give sermons at funerals indefinitely
The Indian national, identified as Prabhu Ramamoorthy residing in the United States on a work visa, sexually abused a young woman on a Spirit Airlines flight on January 3
K.J. was diagnosed with leukemia as an infant and endured surgeries throughout his brief life. However, his embattled mother could not afford a headstone for his grave, until now
General Motors Company on Monday announced the closure of five plants including two in Detroit as well as manufacturing plants in Ohio and Canada
The decision came only two weeks after defense lawyers made the first case against a 22-year-old genital mutilation law which was not used until April 2017
These are the top stories from around the world that caught everyone's attention and had enormous socio-political impact.
The resident of Troy is reported to have beaten the woman on November 12 afternoon in the basement of a home located on the 6500 block of Shoreline.
Todd Price, one of the people standing in line to vote, uploaded pictures of the incident onto his Facebook post
The woman wanted to take the medicine as prescribed by her doctor but the pharmacist said he was 'a good Catholic male and that he couldn't in good conscience' give her the pills
Hillarious video shows baffled animals interacting with their seasonal treats at Detroit Zoo in Michigan, US
After receiving backlash for using excessive force, the authorities claimed that the officer was in danger when he shot the dog and published footage of the incident
Tanaya Lewis, 17, who stabbed 16-year-old Danyna Gibson was seen chasing the victim with a steak knife at Fitzgerald High School before stabbing her four times
Erika Finley and Khairy Simon were sentenced to prison when it was discovered that they murdered their three-year-old daughter Kimora Simon and hid the death from the authorities
The rescued dog, who has since been named Woodrow, was found in July after getting spotted by a man under his trailer.
Detroit Public Schools Community District Superintendent Nikolai Vitti said that water supplies at 16 schools in the region were cut off over the weekend.
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