Rep. Keith Ellison, (D-MN), would like to see the American health care system look more like Cuba's.
Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro, 52, committed suicide at a state prison facility, Ohio corrections officials say. In July, Castro was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for kidnapping and raping Amanda Berry, Michelle Knight and Gina DeJesus. He held the women captive for over a decade in his house.
The Cleveland house of horrors, where three women were held captive for a decade, was demolished this morning. Ariel Castro was sentenced last week to life in prison plus 1,000 years for the rape and kidnapping of Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight, who went to the site this morning before the work began and released balloons into the air.
Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro spoke earlier at his sentencing hearing, claiming that there was “harmony” in the house where he kept three women hostage for nearly a decade.
In this video, Michelle Knight addressed Cleveland kidnaper and rapist Ariel Castro at his sentencing hearing, telling him that she "spent 11 years in hell."
At Ariel Castro’s sentencing hearing Thursday morning, investigators revealed photos from inside the Cleveland house of horrors where he kept three women hostage for nearly a decade.
Ariel Castro, who is accused of holding three woman hostage in his home for a decade, has accepted a plea deal. Castro will be spared the death penalty, but will serve life in prison without the possibility of parole.
Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women captive in his Cleveland home for over a decade, pleaded not guilty in an Ohio courtroom on Wednesday.
Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight, the three women held captive for a decade in a Cleveland house have broken their silence, releasing a YouTube video to thank people for their support and financial contributions.
Newly released cell phone video shows the moment police stormed a Cleveland, Ohio home and rescued the women who’d allegedly been held captive for 10 years.
Garrett Tenney reported that the neighbor who shot the video was standing one home away from suspect Ariel Castro’s house when police rescued Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight. It happened after Amanda Berry’s escape and 911 call for help.
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine just announced that suspected kidnapper Ariel Castro fathered a six-year-old daughter wit his victim, Amanda Berry.