Friday, March 7 2014 9:24 PM EST2014-03-08 02:24:48 GMT
There's a new effort underway to combat bullying. This time it comes in the form of a bill that Louisiana state lawmakers could soon consider down in Baton Rouge. And it comes from a Shreveport state representative. HouseMore >>
There's a new effort underway to combat bullying. This time it comes in the form of a bill that Louisiana state lawmakers could soon consider down in Baton Rouge. And it comes from a Shreveport state representative.
Friday, March 7 2014 8:07 PM EST2014-03-08 01:07:10 GMT
Since having a double lung transplant, Kellie Henely hasn't needed the daily breathing treatments
Finally. Back at home. "It feels amazing. You never know how much you miss home until you're gone for months at a time," says Kellie Henley, just months removed from a double lung transplant. "OrganMore >>
Finally. Back at home and breathing easier. "It feels amazing. You never know how much you miss home until you're gone for months at a time," says Kellie Henley, just months after a double lung transplant.More >>
Timeline of Events
April 21, 2003 - 16-year-old Amanda Berry goes missing. It was the day before her 17th birthday. She had just left her part-time job at the Burger King at West 110th and Lorain.
November 2004 - A television psychic tells Amanda's mom, Louwana Miller she'll never see her daughter alive again.
September 2006 - Amanda Berry's mom died. Some say she died of a broken heart.
July 2012 - FBI received a tip from an inmate at Lucasville Prison, claiming he killed Amanda and buried her body in a field at West 30th and Wade Ave, not far from the house on Seymour.
April 2004 - 14-year-old Gina DeJesus disappeared as she walked home from Wilbur Wright Middle School. Gina was last seen in the area of West 105th Street and Lorain Avenue.
September 2006 - Cleveland police dug up a garage on the west side. They found nothing that would lead them to Gina DeJesus.
2007 - Age progression photo released of Gina.
April 2010 - A prayer march in Cleveland for Gina DeJesus who disappeared six years ago April 2nd. Her family and friends gathered to re-trace her steps from the last place she was seen.
July 2010 - Gina's parents joined forces with the Williamsport, PA Crosscutters. Gina's picture appeared on the baseball team's photo, given out to fans.
April 2012 - Monday night family, friends and activists gathered for a vigil at W. 105th and Lorain -- the same spot the 14-year old was last seen.
August 22, 2002 - Michelle Knight disappeared. She was 21 years old.
Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus, Michelle Knight
May 6, 2013 - Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight found safe in a home on Seymour Avenue in Cleveland.
After the women were found:
May 7, 2013 - In a touching moment, report Bill Safos kept his promise to Amanda Berry's mother and wore the shirt and tie she asked him to wear "when Mandy comes home."
For the first time, we heard from the family of Michelle Knight.
May 8, 2013 - Around 11:30 a.m., Amanda Berry returned home.
Around 2:45 p.m., Gina DeJesus returned home.
Ed Gallek shot exclusive video of suspect Ariel Castro in the Justice Center.
19 Action News uncovers a chilling letter written by Castro.
Wednesday night, charges were filed against Castro.
May 9, 2013 - Cuyahoga Count Prosecutor Tim McGinty announces in press conference that he will seek every charge possible, including murder charges for the fetuses that were killed.
May 10, 2013 - DNA results come back for Amanda's daughter, Ariel Castro is the father.
Michelle Knight is released from MetroHealth Medical Center.
July 26, 2013 - Plea deal struck. Castro agrees to life in prison, without parole. Sentencing set for Aug. 1.
Thursday, March 6 2014 4:00 PM EST2014-03-06 21:00:31 GMT
(CNN) - Facebook is cracking down on guns. A new policy plans to block minors from seeing gun sale postings. The social media site will also pull posts of sales that don't require a background check.More >>
Facebook plans to pull posts of gun sales that don't require a background check.More >>
Wednesday, March 5 2014 1:17 PM EST2014-03-05 18:17:50 GMT
A man claiming to be a crime-fighting vigilante was arrested after allegedly attacking a man with a metal pole. "Post Miranda, the defendant advised that he was trying to fight crime in the area andMore >>
A man claiming to be a crime-fighting vigilante was arrested after allegedly attacking a man with a metal pole.More >>
Friday, March 7 2014 7:40 AM EST2014-03-07 12:40:30 GMT
North Louisiana Senator Robert Adley, R-Benton, says last week's fund raiser by 19th Judicial District Court Judge Janice Clark did not make the judicial side of government look good. Adley's concernedMore >>
A fundraising loophole allows Louisiana lawyers to host campaign events for judges, so one state lawmaker wants to tighten up the way judges can raise money.More >>
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