| Nov 16, 2014
| 9:52 AM
Comedian Bill Cosby will not comment on "discredited" accusations of sexual assault that have resurfaced in recent weeks against him, his lawyer said on Sunday.
Allegations that Cosby, 77, drugged and sexually assaulted several young women decades ago...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley called Thursday for improved background checks by the administration of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy.
Foley was responding to the arrest of Victor M. Diaz, a deputy commissioner at the Department of Motor Vehicles...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 3:24 PM
A few weeks ago, British comedian Sam Pepper pulled a “prank” where he went around grabbing women’s butts and then laughing and pretending it wasn’t him.
But one stupid, stupid man’s prank is the rest of the world’...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:26 AM
Three new alleged victims have stepped forward in the ongoing child-sex attack investigation involving a 49-year-old Kissimmee man, police said Friday.
Jorge Ramos was initially charged last month with just one count of having sexual relations with a...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 9:14 AM
High school students in Maryland who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender constantly hear derogatory remarks and are often verbally, physically and sexually harassed and assaulted by their classmates.
Fewer than half report the abuse....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:54 PM
The number of sex crimes reported at some California colleges rose in 2013 from the previous year, according to figures released Wednesday by the schools.
The annual disclosures are mandated under the Clery Act, which calls for colleges and universities...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 12:59 PM
Jameis Winston's FSU conduct hearing in connection with a sexual assault allegation has been delayed until Dec. 1.
Winston was originally scheduled to undergo a hearing the week of Nov. 17 to determine whether he violated as many as four of the school&...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:11 AM
They were among the most popular and influential priests in the Archdiocese of Chicago.
Robert Kealy was a lawyer who handled sex abuse claims against priests, R. Peter Bowman was a former high-ranking church administrator and John Calicott was a...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:23 PM
The president of Lincoln University on Tuesday issued an apology for remarks he made in September at an all women's convocation that some interpreted as blaming women for sexual assault.
"My message was intended to emphasize personal responsibility and...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 3:25 PM
Republican challenger Carl DeMaio has conceded defeat in the tough, expensive race against incumbent Rep. Scott Peters (D-San Diego).
DeMaio made his concession in an interview Sunday with the Associated Press, which on Friday had declared Peters the...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 3:02 PM
Rough sex in a Hollywood alley that led to a 20-year-old man's arrest for rape may have been consensual, a prosecutor wrote in a memo.
That and numerous inconsistencies in the victim's account of the alleged Aug. 24 rape resulted in two counts of sexual...