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About 1 in 10 men in some parts of Asia admitted raping a woman who was not their partner, according to the first large studies of rape and sexual violence. When their wife or girlfriend was included, that figure rose to about a quarter. (ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Gets 60 years for Killing his Pregnant Wife

A man who pleaded guilty to strangling his wife and setting the house she was in on fire has been sentenced to 60 years in prison.

02/05/2015

About 1 in 10 men in some parts of Asia admitted raping a woman who was not their partner, according to the first large studies of rape and sexual violence. When their wife or girlfriend was included, that figure rose to about a quarter. (ADALBERTO ROQUE/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Gets 4 years for Setting House on fire for Insurance

A man who pleaded guilty to plotting to burn down his house to collect insurance proceeds has been sentenced to four years in prison.

02/03/2015

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Md. Man Arrested in Arson That Hurt Firefighter

A Harford County man has been charged with attempted murder and arson in a fire that injured a firefighter on Christmas morning.

12/26/2014

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Baltimore Woman Arrested in Store’s Arson

A Baltimore woman has been arrested on charges of attempted murder and malicious burning after police say she tried to set a convenience store on fire.

11/07/2014

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Md. Authorities Investigate 3 Arsons in 2 Months

Police say someone intentionally set fire to a Charles County Halloween store for the second time in less than two months.

10/20/2014

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Set Fire Causes $1 Million in Damage to Maryland Gun Shop

Authorities say a fire that caused $1 million in damage to a gun shop and range was arson.

10/13/2014

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Fire Destroys House on Estate of Late Author

Authorities say two boys have been charged with setting a fire that destroyed an unoccupied house on the estate of the late novelist Tom Clancy.

08/29/2014

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4 Teen Boys Charged With Setting Fire at Laurel School

Prince George’s County fire officials say four teenage boys have been charged with setting fire to a classroom trailer at an elementary school in Laurel.

08/20/2014

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Police: Arsonist Attempted To Set Several Cars Aflame in Germantown

Authorities are asking for tips as they investigate what they believe to be car arson in Germantown.

08/06/2014

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Youth Charged With Arson, Attempted Murder

Fire officials say a 17-year-old has been charged with attempted murder and arson in a house fire in Woodbridge.

07/28/2014

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