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Sexual Assault

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  • Beverly Johnson, groundbreaking model, says Bill Cosby drugged her

    Beverly Johnson, a groundbreaking model who was the first black woman to be featured on the cover of Vogue magazine, accused Bill Cosby of drugging her during a visit to his home in the 1980s, according to a personal essay Vanity Fair published on...
  • Student sexual assault victims less likely to report attacks

    Student sexual assault victims less likely to report attacks
    A Department of Justice study released Thursday found that student victims of sexual assault are far less likely to report instances of rape to police than nonstudents and that one in five victims fear reprisal if they report the attack. The data, which...
  • Sex offenders can win state lottery, are you kidding?

    The only thing worse than hearing I did not win the state lottery this week is hearing that a sex offender did. Are you kidding? Afraid not. Meet the lucky Timothy Poole, Florida's newest millionaire/sex offender. This week Poole claimed his...
  • Sexual predator wins $3 million from Florida lottery

    Sexual predator wins $3 million from Florida lottery
    At the Florida Lottery headquarters, Timothy Poole, 43, posed for a photo with an oversized check after claiming his $3 million Scratch-Off prize. But when the image hit the Internet, others recognized the 450-pound man as a registered sexual predator....
  • Newport News man indicted in sexual assault of girl

    Newport News man indicted in sexual assault of girl
    NEWPORT NEWS — A Newport News Circuit Court grand jury indicted a man this week on charges that he sexually assaulted a 6-year-old girl. Manuel Canales, 54, was arrested and charged with assaulting the girl in September after police were contacted...
  • Man charged with sexually assaulting girl in Allentown

    Man charged with sexually assaulting girl in Allentown
    A 43-year-old man was charged with sexually assaulting a girl last month in Allentown, according to court records. Jose Rodriguez, of the 1700 block of Oxford Drive in Allentown, was charged Wednesday with aggravated indecent assault and indecent...
  • Wood Dale man gets 24 years for sexual abuse of two girls

    Wood Dale man gets 24 years for sexual abuse of two girls
    A Wood Dale man was sentenced Thursday to 24 years in prison for sexually assaulting and abusing two girls, according to DuPage County prosecutors. Jordan Wesley, 21, of the 400 block of East Itasca Street, had pleaded guilty in September to two counts...
  • Owners unanimously support conduct policy change

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Update 2: Adds details, new policy passed unanimously Owners unanimously support conduct policy change NFL owners unanimously passed a stricter personal-conduct policy proposed by commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday....
  • Springs man told child sex was 'our little secret,' investigators say

    Springs man told child sex was 'our little secret,' investigators say
    Investigators say Regulo Jose Boscan called it nuestro secretico — our little secret — but Broward Sheriff's detectives are calling it sexual assault by an adult on a child under 12. Boscan, 38, of Coral Springs, is accused of coercing a girl...
  • Trinity Bans Social Events, Alcohol At Psi Upsilon

    Trinity Bans Social Events, Alcohol At Psi Upsilon
    Trinity College has banned Psi Upsilon from hosting social activities and from having alcohol in the house or on the grounds because of recent complaints alleging "serious alcohol violations," according to a statement from the college. Mary Jo Keating,...
  • Police investigating allegations that Uber driver assaulted female customer

    Police investigating allegations that Uber driver assaulted female customer
    The online car service Uber says it has "removed" one of its drivers as police investigate allegations that he sexually assaulted a female customer in Lincoln Square last month. The woman told police she had been out with friends from work when she...