Police: 5-Year-Old Girl Burned in Voodoo Ritual; 2 Charged

(Associated Press) — Two sisters tied down and burned a 5-year-old girl, permanently disfiguring her, in a voodoo ritual meant to rid her of a demon causing her to misbehave, police said. The women also threatened to cut off the head of the girl’s 8-year-old brother with a machete, authorities said. The boy said his sister was tied down on at least two occasions…