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Steve Helling

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Recent articles by Steve:

Ky. Lawmaker's Wife Blames Reporter for His Suicide After Allegation He Molested Teen Girl

"I am confident if that little greasy reporter had not done what he did my husband would be alive right now," Rebecca Johnson told The Today Show → Read More

PEOPLE Explains: the Ky. Lawmaker Who Killed Himself After a Sex Abuse Allegation

On Wednesday, state lawmaker Dan Johnson drove to a bridge in Mount Washington, Kentucky, parked his car and shot himself in the head, authorities said → Read More

Kentucky Lawmaker's Wife Speaks Out After His Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegation

Authorities say Dan Johnson, a state representative, shot himself two days after being accused of groping a 17-year-old girl → Read More

Kentucky Rep. Kills Self After Molestation Accusations

Daniel Johnson shot himself two days after being accused of fondling a 17-year-old girl → Read More

WATCH: Tim Tebow Grants a Weekend of Wishes to 2 Brothers Battling Cancer Who Were Diagnosed 6 Weeks Apart

Tim Tebow spends time with two brothers battling cancer → Read More

N.Y.C. Teen Used Dying Breaths to Name Man Who Allegedly Killed Her for Rebuffing His Advances

Taariq Stephens is on trial for allegedly murdering 16-year-old Shemel Mercurius → Read More

Mary Kay Letourneau and Vili Fualaau Spotted Out After Separation: 'It's Like They're Still Together'

The controversial couple has been seen together near the Washington apartment they still share → Read More

Inside Casey Anthony's Life as Her Notoriety Fades: 'Guys Are Paying Attention to Her Again'

The notorious mother is living a quiet life in Florida — and is getting the attention of men → Read More

Iowa Dad Accused of Using Cattle Prod to Discipline Children for Doing Their Chores Too Slowly

Travis Coker faces two charges of child endangerment → Read More

Florida Mayor Accused of Stealing a Dead Woman’s Identity to Use a Handicapped Parking Spot

The mayor of a Davenport, Florida, has been accused of stealing the identity of a dead woman so that she could get a handicapped parking placard → Read More

Erik Menendez Explains Why He Smirked During His Murder Trial: 'It Was a Defense Mechanism'

"Behind the scenes, I couldn't stop crying," the infamous murderer tells A&E → Read More

Tim Tebow Shares a 360-Degree Video of 'Night to Shine,' His Prom for People with Special Needs

Tim Tebow wants people with special needs to be "celebrated, valued and loved for who they are" → Read More

Mom and Stepdad Allegedly Forced 13-Year-Old Girl to Drink Detergent as Punishment for Stuttering

Rimmon Lewis and Angela Strother are facing multiple charges of child abuse → Read More

Kansas Mom and Her Boyfriend Charged with Murder of 3-Year-Old Boy Found Encased in Concrete

Evan Brewer's remains were found encased in concrete at the couple's home → Read More

Mariah Woods: PEOPLE Explains Case of 3-Year-Old North Carolina Girl

Mariah Woods was found dead in a creek, and authorities have arrested her mother's live-in boyfriend → Read More

Today Staffer Shares Moment They Learned Matt Lauer Was Fired: 'You Could Hear Shock Waves'

Staff at the Today was stunned to learn Matt Lauer had been fired by NBC following a complaint about "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace" → Read More

Today Team Did Not See Matt Lauer's Firing Coming: 'It's Like a Death in the Family,' Source Says

"It’s like a death in the family," a source tells PEOPLE → Read More

Some Waco Survivors Await Cult Leader David Koresh's Resurrection: 'We Hope to See Him Again'

More than 24 years after a deadly siege on the Branch Davidian cult in Texas, former members reflect on Koresh's legacy → Read More

Dog the Bounty Hunter Opens Up About His Wife's Cancer: 'I Love Her in Sickness and in Health'

Duane "Dog" Chapman is standing by his wife as she fights cancer -- and he tells PEOPLE that he'll be her No. 1 supporter for life → Read More

Dog the Bounty Hunter's Wife Beth Chapman Does Not Want Pity As She Fights Cancer

The reality star opens up to PEOPLE about her frightening diagnosis → Read More