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  • 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&...
  • Stories of sexual harassment on the CTA

    Stories of sexual harassment on the CTA
    EXTRA: This story from June 27 has been updated to include responses from readers on social media following our story published on July 29 -- as a result of these shared stories. Click to skip to these additions.   Following a report of a man...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Child porn charges dropped against former West Palm Beach teacher

    Child porn charges dropped against former West Palm Beach teacher
    The former West Palm Beach private school teacher accused of sexually assaulting two 9-year-old students more than seven years ago will stand trial starting Dec. 15. But the case against Stephen Jerome Budd, 52, won't include child porn allegations....
  • Man charged with sex assault of 5-year-old at wife's day care

    Man charged with sex assault of 5-year-old at wife's day care
      A Waukegan man is charged with sexually assaulting a 5-year-old at his wife’s home day care, authorities said. After the child cried out about the alleged assault, police arrested Mario Montes-Deoca, 60, last week and he was charged with...
  • Joshu Sasaki Roshi, who brought Zen Buddhism to U.S., dies at 107

    Joshu Sasaki Roshi, who brought Zen Buddhism to U.S., dies at 107
    Buddhist teacher Joshu Sasaki Roshi, a leading figure in Zen Buddhism in America whose legacy was later complicated by allegations of sexual abuse, has died. He was 107. Roshi died Sunday afternoon at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, said Gento Steve...
  • American Apparel shareholder sues Charney, board members

    American Apparel shareholder sues Charney, board members
    An American Apparel shareholder is suing Dov Charney and the remaining six members of the American Apparel board, alleging breach of fiduciary duties to the company and shareholders. The lawsuit, filed in federal court in Los Angeles on Monday,...