News BreaK Search: Sexual misconduct
Sarah Silverman defends Louis C.K., Al Franken after allegations
Sarah Silverman hopes Louis C.K. can rebound and create once again after admitting to sexual harassment.
46 seconds ago - NY Daily News
Congress moves to revamp laws to combat sexual misconduct in its ranks
The bipartisan proposal would make lawmakers personally liable for any settlements from their own misbehavior. The Senate could vote this week.
12 minutes ago - The Washington Post
Ex-PSU top lawyer testifies at disciplinary hearing; says she felt 'duped'
Cynthia Baldwin, the former state Supreme Court justice and Penn State University general counsel, spent two hours on the witness stand Wednesday defending herself against...
14 minutes ago - Post Gazette
‘13 Reasons Why' outrages viewers - again
In 2017, teen drama “13 Reasons Why” sparked controversy for its graphic depictions of suicide and sexual assault. Parent organizations around the country issued statements...
16 minutes ago - New York Post
Arkansas doctor acquitted for 8 sexual assault counts
CONWAY, Ark. - A jury has found a central Arkansas doctor not guilty of eight counts of sexual assault. A judge has also declared a mistrial on eight other sexual assault...
40 minutes ago - The Seattle Times
Milwaukee Braces for Video of Bucks Player Sterling Brown's Arrest
Police conduct toward black people has been a fraught issue in Milwaukee. The police used a stun-gun on Mr. Brown, and video of the incident had been kept out of public view.
52 minutes ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Is Lando Calrissian pansexual? According to Donald Glover, obviously
According to Donald Glover, who plays young Lando Calrissian in the new Solo: A Star Wars Story alongside Alden Ehrenreich's young Han Solo, his character is a lot more...
1 hour ago - National Post
The Boundary Between Abuse and B.D.S.M
Politicians accused of abusing their sexual partners have put the community's practices in the news.
1 hour ago - NY Times
California inmate calls cellmate killing “community service”
FRESNO, Calif. - A Northern California inmate says he killed his cellmate because the victim was charged with sexually abusing a child. The Fresno Bee reported Wednesday that a...
1 hour ago - The Seattle Times
U.S. Olympic Committee may not have followed own abuse rules: lawmaker
WASHINGTON - A U.S. congressional committee on Wednesday questioned whether the U.S. Olympic Committee had followed its own rules in investigating complaints of sexual abuse of...
1 hour ago - Reuters - 2 articles
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NFL adopts new policy addressing anthem protests
Commissioner Roger Goodell says team and league personnel on the field shall stand and show respect for the flag and the anthem.
Baptist leader removed following alleged remarks about rape, abused women
Paige Patterson is accused of saying that abused women should almost always stay with their husbands.
Man pleads guilty in deadly airport shooting in exchange for life prison...
The plea deal was struck after prosecutors announced they wouldn't seek the death penalty.
NFL presents compromise for players protesting during anthem, reports say
A possible solution for the controversy surrounding the protests are for players to remain in the locker room during the anthem.
Thousands of Vegas casino workers OK strike that could leave resorts reeling
Thousands of unionized Las Vegas casino workers have voted to authorize a strike at any time starting June 1, a move that could cripple the city's world-famous resorts. Members...
Legend of Loch Ness Monster will be tested with DNA samples
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - The stories seem as tall as the lake is deep. For hundreds of years, visitors to Scotland's Loch Ness have described seeing a monster that some...
Pompeo warns of ‘continued efforts' by Russia to meddle in midterms
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday that the Trump administration won't tolerate Russian meddling in the 2018 congressional midterm elections. Pompeo told the House...
Trump rallies abortion opponents to vote for Republicans
President Donald Trump is issuing a rallying call to opponents of abortion, encouraging them to the polls to elect conservative lawmakers.
Comcast says it's in ‘advanced' stages of prepping Fox bid
Comcast on Wednesday confirmed that it is considering and is in advanced stages of preparing an offer for the businesses that Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to sell to...
FBI overstated encryption problem with cell phones
WASHINGTON - A programming error led the FBI to vastly overstate the number of cell phones that investigators could not access because of encryption, officials said Wednesday...