Ex-Chilean Officer Faces Torture Trial In OrlandoThe ghosts of the brutal dictatorship of Chile's Augusto Pinochet are coming to an Orlando courtroom with a civil trial involving a military officer and a popular singer who was beaten and shot to death more than four decades ago.
More Charges Expected Against Mother Charged In Son's DeathMore charges could be filed against a woman who police say tortured her 3-year old son to death.
Report: Pilot Wanted To Rape, Torture School KidsA South Florida pilot who was reportedly caught with child porn on a laptop which also allegedly contained graphic descriptions of how he’d like to rape, torture and murder children is scheduled to go before a duty magistrate in Ft. Lauderdale on Monday.
Director Defends 'Zero Dark Thirty' Torture ScenesDirector Kathryn Bigelow defends torture scenes in her Oscar-nominated film "Zero Dark Thirty," saying torture was an undeniable part of the hunt for Osama bin Laden after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
Lawyer For American Held In Cuba Claims Care Tantamount To Torture A lawyer for an American man imprisoned in Cuba for nearly three years has written to the United Nations' anti-torture expert saying the treatment of his client "will surely amount to torture" if he continues to be denied certain medical care.
Fl. High Court Affirms Local Parental Kidnapping ConvictionThe Florida Supreme Court has affirmed the kidnapping conviction and life sentence of a South Florida man jailed for beating and kidnapping his own son.
Freshman Congressman West To Tour Guantanamo South Florida Congressman Allen West, R-Plantation, will travel to Cuba Monday to tour the prison camp at Guantanamo Bay.
Barahona Neighbors Relieved After Carmen’s ArrestPeople who lived near the home of Carmen and Jorge Barahona said they are relieved that Carmen Barahona had been arrested Saturday.