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In this Oct. 12, 2013 photo, bride Sarah Nagy begins to cry as she is escorted by her father, Scott, down the aisle during her wedding ceremony in Strongsville, Ohio.  (AP Photo/The Plain Dealer, John Kuntz)

Dad dies after giving away bride from gurney

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio cancer patient has died less than three weeks after attending his daughter’s wedding on a gurney to fulfill his promise to walk her down the aisle. A spokesman for University […]

10/30/2013

Members of the FBI evidence response team carry out the front screen door from a house where 3 missing women; Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, and Michelle Knight where found alive in Cleveland, Ohio. (AP Photo)

Ariel Castro’s house to be demolished this week

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland house where three women were imprisoned and raped for about a decade will be torn down this week. The electricity was turned off at Ariel Castro’s home on Seymour Avenue on […]

08/06/2013

Ariel Castro appears in court. (AP Photo)

Prosecutor may seek death in Cleveland case

CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio prosecutor said Thursday he may seek the death penalty against Ariel Castro, saying the man accused of raping and imprisoning three women in his home forced them to suffer miscarriages. […]

05/09/2013

Beth Serrano

Amanda Berry’s sister offers thanks, seeks privacy

CLEVELAND (AP) — Amanda Berry, who was held captive for about a decade before being rescued from a house along with two other women, arrived at her sister’s home Wednesday morning to the cheers of […]

05/08/2013

Ariel Castro in Cleveland Police Department mugshot. (AP Photo)

Suspect in Ohio helped neighbors look for missing

CLEVELAND (AP) — In the years after his friend’s daughter vanished while walking home from school, Ariel Castro handed out fliers with the 14-year-old’s photo and performed music at a fundraiser held in her honor. […]

05/08/2013

Amanda Berry, who was kidnapped in 2003 and who escaped from house in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo credit: FBI/AP)

Frantic 911 call leads to 3 missing women in Ohio

CLEVELAND (AP) — The woman’s voice was frantic and breathless, and she was choking back tears. “Help me. I’m Amanda Berry,” she told a 911 dispatcher. “I’ve been kidnapped and I’ve been missing for 10 […]

05/07/2013