Punishment

DULUTH, GA (CBS ATLANTA) – A Duluth High School senior has been suspended for one year and won’t graduate on time for hugging a teacher…

Myasia (pictured), a 13-year-old girl, was ordered by her aunt and guardian to stand outside in the Akron, Ohio, bitter cold and hold a sign…

Rolling Stone,hit by a storm of criticism and boycotts over its cover treatment and glam photo of Boston bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, defended itself Wednesday, saying it was within its tradition of “serious and thoughtful coverage” of important cultural and political issues. Readers, particularly from the Boston area, slammed the magazine on its Facebook page, charging […]

Kiera Wilmot got good grades and had a perfect behavior record. She wasn’t the kind of kid you’d expect to find hauled away in handcuffs and expelled from school, but that’s exactly what happened after an attempt at a science project went horribly wrong. On 7 a.m. on Monday, the 16 year-old mixed some common […]

A father who beat his two daughters with a cord has been charged with child endangerment and corporal punishment. Greg Horn, 35, whipped his daughters, ages 12 and 14, with a video cable after walking in on the girls recording themselves “twerking.” Twerking involves wobbling or jiggling the hips and buttocks. Or, to borrow Miley Cyrus’s definition, […]

A viral video of a father beating his two daughters is causing viewers to question the boundaries of punishment and good versus bad parenting. The 30-second-video has over 2 million views on site WorldStarHipHop, and has since been shared all over cyberspace. In the short clip, a father beats his daughters with a cable wire after […]

Trayvon Martin would have celebrated his 18th birthday Tuesday. It’s the first of two difficult dates for the teenager’s parents in February. The second comes Feb. 26, the one-year anniversary of Trayvon’s fatal encounter with George Zimmerman, which sparked outcry across the globe. “For his family, it’s tough when it comes to his birthday and how to […]

Two days after a stunning series of errors allowed a convicted murderer to walk out of a Chicago jail where he did not need to be in the first place, police recaptured the man at a northern Illinois home where he was found watching TV. Steven L. Robbins, 44, put up no resistance Friday night […]

One mother in New Orleans, Louisiana came up with a special form of additional discipline after her daughter was detained at the juvenile detention center after being caught shoplifting. Danaka Walker, was forced to pick up her daughter, Aaroneisha Celestin, and immediately got creative. She made a t-shirt for her daughter that said: “HIDE YOUR […]