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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Air Force probing athletics department

    The Sports Xchange Air Force probing athletics department The Air Force Academy is investigating its athletics department after a report from the Colorado Springs Gazette revealed details of wild parties that included sexual abuse and drug use, and of...
  • Federal bills would crack down on college sexual assault

    Congressional legislators in California and several other states took aim at campus sexual assault Wednesday, introducing two bills that would require universities and colleges to provide more support and training to combat the problem. Campuses that...
  • East Haven Employee Files Sexual Harassment Complaint Against Mayor

    East Haven Employee Files Sexual Harassment Complaint Against Mayor
    EAST HAVEN — A town employee has filed a complaint saying Mayor Joe Maturo has subjected her to sexual harassment. The complaint was filed earlier this month by Francine Carbone, an assistant to the director of housing and urban renewal and an...
  • Alleged 'pervy dad' ordered to face trial

    The alleged "pervy dad" from Nazareth must face trial on charges he tried to meet a 7-year-old girl last week for sex, a district judge ruled Wednesday. Brent Galletta, 41, allegedly placed an ad on Craigslist that said he was looking for a "pervy dad"...
  • For better or worse, Charney's ouster is felt at American Apparel

    For better or worse, Charney's ouster is felt at American Apparel
    Behind the faded coral walls of American Apparel's downtown L.A. factory, a seventh-floor corner office sits locked with the shade pulled low. That's where founder Dov Charney kept tabs on his often-troubled empire before the company's board of...
  • Tigers' Reed charged with sexual assault

    The Sports Xchange Tigers' Reed charged with sexual assault Detroit Tigers minor league pitcher Evan Reed was charged on Wednesday with sexually assaulting a woman at a Detroit hotel in March. Reed allegedly sexually assaulted an "incapacitated" woman...
  • Female USNA grad named to Blue Angels squadron

    Female USNA grad named to Blue Angels squadron
    When your father, two uncles and both grandfathers served as pilots, your career seems destined to take flight. Marine Capt. Katie Higgins not only followed in the footsteps of her family members, but this week she was named to the U.S. Navy Flight...
  • Experts: Sexual harassment on transit underreported

    Experts: Sexual harassment on transit underreported
    Lexie Guccione, of Buena Park, said she was riding home on a Red Line train last month when she felt something unusual: A man brushed up against her wrist as she held her purse. The train was crowded, so Guccione thought the touch was unintentional&...
  • Who are the leaders in sexual harassment prevention?

    Who are the leaders in sexual harassment prevention?
    When asked which transit agencies are models for sexual harassment awareness prevention and reporting, Holly Kearl of Stop Street Harassment pointed to Boston and D.C. Advocates there have long been pushing these campaigns, which have led to an increase...
  • Three more men accuse ex-congressional aide of sexual advances, court documents show

    Two young men told police Timothy Smith, the top aide of longtime U.S. Rep. Tim Holden, brought them to the basement of his Muhlenberg Township home, gave them alcohol and made unwanted sexual advances. More than 20 years before that episode, Smith...
  • My sexual harassment story on the CTA

    My sexual harassment story on the CTA
    After I finished writing my Tuesday story about sexual harassment on the CTA, it happened to me. On Friday evening, I was waiting for a Green Line train at the Pulaski stop after spending the afternoon reporting in West Garfield Park. By the time I...