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An assistant professor at the University of Colorado, Boulder has been charged with attempted second degree murder in the beating of his wife.

James McDaniel allegedly slammed his wife's head through a wall twice which left her in intensive care.

Kimberly McDaniel had a broken jaw and a punctured lung but may have also suffered injuries to her liver, kidney, and spleen.

James McDaniel also faces five counts of second degree assault and two counts of child abuse.