The Furies; Megaera, Tisiphone and Alecto. In Greek mythology the Erinyes; “the avengers” —sometimes referred to as “infernal goddesses” were female chthonic deities of vengeance.They correspond to the Furies or Dirae in Roman mythology. When the Titan Cronus castrated his father Uranus and threw his genitalia into the sea, the Erinyes emerged from the drops of blood, while Aphrodite was born from the crests of seafoam.
A Washington state man accused of putting his infant daughter inside a freezer long enough for her body temperature to drop to 84 degrees was charged with first-degree child assault, first-degree criminal mistreatment. His bail was set at $1 million, NBC station KING5 of Seattle reported. The 6-week-old baby also suffered a broken arm and leg and a head injury. Tyler James Deutsch, 25, and the baby's mother live together in a trailer in the city of Roy.