Beth Serrano, sister of Amanda Berry, addressing the media outside her home in Cleveland, Ohio, yesterday when she asked for privacy for the family. Photograph: John Gress/Reuters

Ariel Castro was charged last night with raping and kidnapping the three women who were rescued on Monday after nearly a decade in captivity at(...)

 Kidnap victim Gina DeJesus gives a thumbs up after arriving home with family members  in Cleveland, Ohio.  Photograph: Matt Sullivan/Getty Images.

Two newly freed Cleveland women had family homecomings today after a decade of captivity in a house where police said chains and ropes had been(...)