Those revelations about Penn State got a lot of people thinking about Minnesota and what laws here force people to speak up.
For the second time this year, a teacher at a school in St. Paul is on paid leave during an investigation. A long-time educator at Heights Community School is accused of an altercation with a student.
Authorities say they’ve caught up with a man accused of repeatedly stomping on the head of his 2-year-old child and assaulting the toddler’s mother in Coon Rapids.
A preliminary hearing will resume for the Madison couple accused of starving and torturing the man’s 15-year-old daughter.
A Southern Minnesota couple who chained their five year old son to his crib have lost their parental rights.
A Madison teen who was starved, beaten and sexually abused for years had run away on several occasions, and said she used to sneak outside and dig in the garbage for food.
Prosecutors have charged the 18-year-old stepbrother of a severely malnourished Wisconsin girl with repeatedly sexually assaulting her beginning around her 10th birthday.
Neighbors of a severely malnourished Wisconsin teenager found wandering outside, her bare feet purple and her face bleeding, say they rarely saw the girl leave home, and that when she did emerge she would scavenge through the trash and eat discarded scraps.
A Wisconsin man who found a severely malnourished 15-year-old girl walking barefoot outside in pajamas says she was bleeding from a gash on her nose and crying.
A South St. Paul mother is accused of abusing her 10-day-old son after he was brought to the emergency room with two black eyes.
A Minnesota hospital has been fined and placed on conditional status after accusations of workers abusing two mentally ill patients.
A former home care and assisted living care provider at a facility in Little Falls is accused of abusing an adult male patient with Parkinson’s disease in his genital area, according to a complaint filed by the Minnesota Department of Health.
A powerful state senator says hundreds of police officers may have abused their power. The officers used a state database to look up personal information on just one woman.
A 31-year-old Eagan man has been charged with malicious punishment of a child, after police say he broke several bones of his 11-week-old daughter.
This mother is on trial for child abuse after she sent in this video to Dr. Phil. Watch her methods of discipline.
A group of women are taking raising money for abused women to new heights.
A South St. Paul mother has been charged for allegedly beating her daughter in full view of her classmates and teacher.
A GOP proposal in Minnesota would require parental consent before minors could seek treatment for pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases or drug and alcohol abuse, undoing a 40-year-old law that lets minors see doctors without letting a parent know.
Ninety-five percent of those battling Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are children. However, it’s the 5 percent that is raising new concerns among medical professionals.
A reform school in Missouri that claims to help troubled teens break addictive behaviors “through Jesus” has been charged with abusing the kids they’re supposed to help. We’ve got a link to the story and video.
A Roseville man is accused of whipping his two children for changing the TV channel from a Christian station.
St. John’s Abbey and the survivors of sexual misconduct by current and former abbey members have reached an agreement about the distribution of a letter signed by two survivors and Abbot John Klassen.
A bill to increase the legal consequences for people who harm or kill police and other public safety dogs is on its way to Gov. Mark Dayton.
It is midterm week at colleges across Minnesota. Rather than just studying, many students are turning to a prescription pill to perform in class — Adderall.