• New Mexico officials invest $3M in new child abuse program

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico officials have given $3 million in funding to eight private and nonprofit organizations in hopes of curbing child abuse and neglect in Albuquerque and Bernalillo County.

  • Ex-Indiana running back sentenced for child solicitation

    WINCHESTER, Ind. (AP) — Former Indiana running back Kiante Enis has been sentenced to about eight months in jail after pleading guilty to charges he had sexual activities with a 13-year-old girl.

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  • Penn State child abuse research center to open in September

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Officials say a research center at Penn State University aiming to prevent child abuse and improve treatment should open in a few months.

  • Former Packers RB Ahman Green jailed on child abuse claim

    GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Former Green Bay Packers running back Ahman Green was charged Monday with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in the face.

  • New Mexico man gets 120 years in prison in child porn case

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico man will be spending the rest of his life in federal prison for producing and distributing child pornography.

  • 5 years after Sandusky conviction, many unresolved issues

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — It’s been five years since ex-Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of 45 counts of child sexual abuse. His appeal is just one of many issues related to the scandal that are still working their way through the courts.