| Feb 4, 2011
| 7:59 PM
Disturbing details are emerging about an Independence man accused of raping an 8-year-old girl, as authorities say it's not the first time that Randy Lande has been accused of attacking a young child.
Lande, 45, has been charged with rape, sodomy and...
| Nov 3, 2010
| 12:21 PM
The family of a Burbank teenager who had a sexual relationship with his middle school teacher has filed a lawsuit against the school district alleging that it failed to safeguard the student from an aggressive predator.
In March, Amy Beck, a sixth-grade...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:59 AM
Amanda Rooker doesn't pay for health insurance. Instead, she pays a monthly share to cover other people's health bills.
It's part of a medical bill sharing program called Medi-Share, which claims an exemption from federal health reform's individual...
| Nov 7, 2010
Reporting from Cairo — Take a glimpse across Egypt's sexual landscape and you'll see the devil's ploys, unrequited passions, mundane marital rhythms, tempestuous affairs, the threat of God, the shame of society and, in one wrenching scene, a village...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 12:11 AM
TYLER, Texas -- Polygamist leader Warren Jeffs remains hospitalized in "critical, but stable" condition but is not in a coma, Texas prison officials said.
Jeffs was hospitalized Sunday after lapsing into a coma while fasting, officials said.
| Nov 4, 2010
A judge in California temporarily blocked the enforcement of a legal restriction on how close sex offenders can live to parks and schools in Los Angeles County.
Superior Court Judge Peter Espinoza's ruling says sex offense parolees are forced to become...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 4:07 PM
I didn't meet an openly gay person — at least, one of my generation — until my freshman year at UC Irvine. The resident advisor for my dorm announced casually to her group during welcome week that she was a member of the campus group Irvine...
| Nov 10, 2010
| 7:33 AM
A Fox 5 NY reporter charged with sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl in October was additionally charged with possession of child pornography during a hearing on Tuesday.
Bergen County Prosecutor's Office stated child pornography was discovered on...
| Nov 11, 2010
| 7:00 PM
It's an e-book with a subject so heinous, it's hard to believe it exists, "The Pedophile's Guide to Love and Pleasure: A Child-Lover's Code of Conduct"
The how-to guide was available on Amazon.com Wednesday, but by Thursday, it was taken down. We did...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 8:27 AM
As one of this year's judges in what has become an annual holiday event, Patricia Heaton was holding out for some heroes.
The current star of ABC's "The Middle" and alum of "Everybody Loves Raymond" is on a celebrity panel -- also including Sir Richard...
| Nov 19, 2010
Illinois health care workers who are stripped of their licenses because of sex crime convictions would not be eligible to reapply for the license for at least five years under state legislation that comes in response to a Tribune investigation.