Allie Carter of Avilla, Indiana, was wounded during a waterfowl hunt
After the teen's arrest, police say he also bit an officer's calf
The study by Indiana University scientists is the first to show the female body's immune system prepares for pregnancy because of sexual activity
He was the second-highest ranked official in the Indiana House of Representatives
More than half of young adults have engaged in 'unwanted but consensual sexting with a committed partner'
Women Behind Bars with Trevor McDonald, ITV
Super Giant Animals, BBC1
Darryl See was hit by a Chicago-bound train as he walked along the tracks east of Michigan City
The Mill, Sun, Channel 4 // The Mystery of Rome's X Tombs, Sun, BBC2
Dick McBride was a poet of the Beat Generation who acted as a literary bridge between the United States and Britain, bringing the writings and spirit of the Beats to this country. In books and in performances of his own works and those of fellow writers, he sought to broaden awareness of the poets who had made such an impact on American writing.
When Bill Buckley, the late and legendary conservative writer, founded the National Review in 1955, he said he wanted it to "stand athwart History, yelling Stop!". His successors at the magazine have today published an editorial in which they defend Richard Mourdock, the Republican nominee from Indiana, said this week: “I struggled with it myself for a long time, but I came to realize that life is that gift from God. And, I think, even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that it is something that God intended to happen.”
An "outrageous and demeaning" comment by a Republican Party candidate for the US Senate has again dragged the party into the mire over women's rights.
In one respect at least, Jonnie Peacock, has yet to catch up with Oscar Pistorius. “No, I haven’t managed to have a chat with Oscar since then,” he says. “It’ll be interesting to see what he thinks about me now.”
Huge twister kills family but scoops up toddler and dumps her – alive – in a field near her home
Powerful storms stretching from the US Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes in the north wrecked two small towns and killed at least 28 people as the system tore roofs off schools and homes and damaged a maximum-security prison. It was the second deadly tornado outbreak this week.
On The Road To 2012: Postcard from Daytona
It is an afternoon session at Sheffield's council-run Ponds Forge pool, and the usual flotilla of keep-fit swimmers is determinedly groping its way up and down the lanes.