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Reporters Charged For Revealing Jammu And Kashmir Rape Victim's Name

The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Wednesday charged certain "social media reporters" for revealing the identity of a minor girl who was allegedly raped in Ganderbal town ea...

Reporters Charged For Revealing Jammu And Kashmir Rape Victim's Name

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Jammu And Kashmir Shopkeeper Accused Of Rape, Forced Marriage; Arrested A woman has accused a shopkeeper of rape, abduction and forcible marriage besides circulating her objectionable pictures on social media in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district, police said Sunday....
18:24, 05/19/2019

PM Condemns Killing Of BJP Leader In Jammu And Kashmir's Anantnag Prime Minister Narendra Modi today strongly condemned the killing of a local BJP leader Ghulam Mohammed Mir, who was shot dead by suspected terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district....
07:48, 05/05/2019

BJP Protest Against Jammu And Kashmir Administration Over Leader's Murder Days after a local BJP leader was killed by suspected terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir, the party has launched a protest against the state administration, currently controlled by the BJP government at....
18:24, 05/07/2019

About 8,000 Voters Chose NOTA In Jammu And Kashmir's Baramulla About 8,000 voters opted for the none of the above (NOTA) button in elections to the Baramulla parliamentary constituency of Jammu and Kashmir which was won by National Conference's Mohammad Akbar......
10:24, 05/24/2019

More Delay Likely For Assembly Polls In Jammu And Kashmir, Say Sources Assembly polls in Jammu Kashmir is not likely to be held before November, indicated sources in the home ministry. The Election Commission, they said, has asked for a second opinion on extending......
05:36, 05/02/2019

PhD Scholar Among 6 Terrorists Arrested For Jammu And Kashmir Car Blast A PhD scholar is among six terrorists caught in connection with the explosion inside a car on Jammu-Srinagar highway last month, when a convoy of the CRPF was passing, the police said....
09:24, 04/30/2019

In Jammu And Kashmir's Pulwama, A Huge Challenge To Get People To Vote It's an unusual election meeting in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, yet to completely recover from the effects of February's terror attack that left 40 paramilitary soldiers dead....
03:24, 05/04/2019

Jammu And Kashmir Election Results 2019: Check Result Here Jammu and Kashmir Election Results: There are six seats in the state with prime parties being Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party, BJP, Congress and Jammu and Kashmir National Conference....
04:24, 05/23/2019

Anantnag In Jammu And Kashmir Records 8.76 Per Cent Voter Turnout Voting in militancy-hit Pulwama and Shopian districts of Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag constituency ended with a turnout of 8.76 per cent, a significant fall from the turnout of 28.54 per cent recorded...
19:48, 05/06/2019

Arrangements Made For Peaceful Counting Of Votes In Jammu And Kashmir Elaborate arrangements have been made by Election Commission officials in Jammu and Kashmir to ensure peaceful counting of votes for the six Lok Sabha seats in the state today....
01:00, 05/23/2019

Bribe Case Against Jammu And Kashmir BJP Chief, Lawmaker After CCTV Clip The Jammu and Kashmir police have filed a First Information Report or FIR against the state BJP chief Ravinder Raina and a legislator for allegedly trying to bribe journalists in Ladakh last week. The...
09:12, 05/09/2019

Rights group: India controls Kashmir, Jammu rebels with torture A rights group said Monday it wants the U.N. to look into how India responds to uprisings in the territory of Kashmir, saying forces there routinely use torture to subdue dissent....
20:12, 05/20/2019

BJP Leader Shot Dead In Jammu And Kashmir By Suspected Terrorists: Police Gul Muhammad Mir, a local BJP worker, was on Saturday shot dead by suspected terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district, the police have said....
03:48, 05/05/2019

Tucson Police solving rape cases and using new tech to allow victims to follow rape kit status TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is processing sexual assault kits like never before, according to TPD’s crime lab superintendent. About 2,000 backlog kits have been processed and now the DN...
04:12, 05/15/2019

Thousands protest rape of 3-year-old in Indian Kashmir SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Indian-controlled Kashmir to protest the alleged rape of a 3-year-old girl by a young neighbor who lured her to a school bathroo...
14:12, 05/13/2019

3-Year-Old's Rape In Bandipore Sparks Protests In Kashmir Protests broke out in several parts of Kashmir Valley today after a three-year-old child was raped allegedly by her neighbour in the Bandipore district. Schools and colleges were shut in the district....
12:12, 05/13/2019

The pro-life cause should and can care about rape victims, too Alabama is slated to sign the strictest abortion ban in the nation into law. It would ban any and all abortions, even in cases of rape or incest, with the sole exception of when an abortion is needed ...
02:00, 05/16/2019

These Rape Victims Had to Sue to Get the Police to Investigate As more women come forward to report sexual assault, some say law enforcement has failed them. ‘There was no collection of evidence,’ one victim said. ‘Except off my body.’...
12:12, 05/23/2019

Ban on rape victims having abortions passed in Alabama Alabama's Republican-controlled state senate has passed a bill to outlaw abortion - challenging a landmark US Supreme Court ruling that legalised abortion across the country in the 1970s....
10:36, 05/15/2019

UK police order rape victims to hand over phone data Under a new policy in Britain, rape victims must turn over their mobile devices to police or risk having their cases dropped. The change has outraged rights advocates, who say it will deter people fro...
15:12, 05/01/2019

Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct, berating rape victims Self-help guru Tony Robbins is accused of sexually harassing fans and staffers — when he’s not berating victims of rape and violence in expletive-filled rants, according to a scathing new report...
19:36, 05/17/2019

Self-help guru Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct, berating victims of rape A BuzzFeed probe turned up allegations of sexual misconduct against self-help guru Tony Robbins, who is also accused of berating assault victims.        ...
23:36, 05/21/2019

UK Rape Victims Told To Give Police Phone Data Or Risk Case Being Dropped British police faced an outcry on Monday over new policies which demand rape and sexual assault victims hand over their phones to police to be combed for data or risk seeing their cases dropped....
20:36, 04/29/2019

Man freed from prison after 30 years charged again with rape LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man who spent three decades in prison for a rape he says he did not commit before being freed in 2016 is now accused by police of raping a woman in January. The ...
20:48, 05/04/2019

No Bar On Candidates Charged With Murder, Rape in Election: Foreign Media Lok Sabha elections 2019: About 19 per cent of those standing in the election face charges including rape, murder and kidnapping, New-Delhi based Association of Democratic Reforms said on Monday,......
09:00, 05/18/2019

Former UNC Charlotte student formally charged with murder after shooting; victims identified An ex-student, Trystan Andrew Terrell, was formally charged with murder and attempted murder at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.        ...
16:00, 05/01/2019

Police bosses in call to scrap 'digital strip search' after rape victims told to hand over mobile phones Police bosses are calling for the Crown Prosecution Service to scrap controversial consent forms allowing officers to examine the phone data of rape victims....
11:48, 05/05/2019

Woman charged with conspiring to gang-rape kidnapped woman A female kidnapper abducted a woman at gunpoint in a terrifying plot to gang-rape her, a report said. Alexandria Lauren Hancock, 28, of Montgomery, was arrested Friday in connection to grand jury warr...
23:00, 05/02/2019

Man Once Wrongly Convicted of Rape Now Faces Rape Charge in a New Case George Perrot served nearly 30 years in prison for a rape conviction after a trial based on flawed evidence. Now he has been charged again in a separate case....
05:48, 05/07/2019

Here's Ben Carson Revealing His Staggering Ignorance About His Own Job Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is probably the universe’s greatest living proof that a person can be brilliant in one respect (brain surgery) and a total dumdum in another (housing...
21:48, 05/21/2019

Riverdale's Revealing Finale Sets Up a Very Bloody and Emotional Season 4 What do you get when you mix the mysterious murderous dinner party of Clue with the human hunt of The Most Dangerous Game, and the general insanity of Riverdale? If you ask us, you get......
04:00, 05/16/2019

Rosenstein calls Comey a 'partisan pundit' in revealing speech Rod Rosenstein took aim at James Comey Monday, calling him a "partisan pundit" in prepared remarks for a speech that included the most public retelling yet of the twists and turns of the Russia invest...
17:24, 05/14/2019

A Pose for Pride: Indya Moore Gets Revealing In Calvin Klein's Latest Underwear Campaign Pose changed the landscape of television last year, debuting with the largest cast and crew of trans talent in television history, both on and behind the scenes. And it’s proven a game changer for bre...
16:48, 05/21/2019

Adani mine: emails revealing pressure on CSIRO spark calls to review approval Agency had one afternoon to accept government’s approval of Adani groundwater plan, emails revealEnvironment groups and the Greens have called for the winner of Saturday’s election to review the Adani...
04:36, 05/14/2019

SIT To Probe Man's Killing In Jammu Town, Curfew Continues For Third Day A five-member special investigation team (SIT) was constituted on Saturday to probe the death of a man in firing at Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah Valley which triggered violent protests, forcing......
01:36, 05/19/2019

Jammu Srinagar National Highway Closed Due to Landslide A massive landslide hit the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway in Ramban district in the wee hours of Saturday, leading to suspension of traffic on the only road linking Kashmir with rest of the country,...
08:24, 05/25/2019

No Restriction On Civilian Traffic On Jammu-Srinagar Highway From May 27 The Jammu and Kashmir governor's administration on Tuesday withdrew an order restricting movement of civilian traffic on the national highway between Srinagar and Jammu from Monday. ......
08:00, 05/22/2019

Parties Demand Immediate Rollback Of Toll Tax On Srinagar-Jammu Highway Political parties in Kashmir today demanded an immediate rollback of the toll tax being levied on vehicles on the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway, saying the move would put the people of the valley......
17:12, 05/08/2019

Curfew In Jammu Town After Man Is Shot Dead Allegedly By Cow Vigilantes Curfew was Thursday imposed in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah Valley following violent protests triggered by the killing of a person in a firing incident, police said....
13:12, 05/16/2019

North India Reels Under Intense Heat; Jammu Hottest At 40 Degrees Several parts of north India continued to reel under scorching heat Wednesday with Jammu recording its season's hottest day at over 40 degrees Celsius, according to the Meteorological Department....
04:24, 05/09/2019

Security Tightened Along Line of Control In Jammu Ahead Of Amarnath Yatra The security grid along the Line of Control (LoC) and International Border (IB) in Jammu region is being strengthened ahead of the annual pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Amarnath in south Kashmir......
12:48, 05/05/2019

Rights group: India controls Kasmir, Jammu rebels with torture A rights group said Monday it wants the U.N. to look into how India responds to uprisings in the territory of Kashmir, saying forces there routinely use torture to subdue dissent....
19:00, 05/20/2019

Who Was Most Opposed to Freeing 2 Reporters in Myanmar? Aung San Suu Kyi Myanmar’s de facto civilian leader, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, a former prisoner herself, resisted pressure to release the journalists, becoming angry when their case was raised....
10:48, 05/10/2019

Key facts about Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were freed on Tuesday months after being sentenced to seven years in jail on convictions under the colonial-era Official Secrets Act....
05:48, 05/07/2019

Myanmar Frees Jailed Reuters Reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, who were jailed after reporting on the Myanmar military’s abuses against the ethnic Rohingya minority, were released as part of a presidential amnesty for more than 6,000 pris...
07:12, 05/07/2019

Myanmar frees 2 imprisoned Reuters reporters The chief of Yangon's Insein Prison says two Reuters journalists who were imprisoned for breaking the country's Officials Secrets Act have been released....
07:12, 05/07/2019

Two Reuters reporters jailed in Myanmar freed after more than 500 days Two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar after they were convicted of breaking the Official Secrets Act walked free from a prison on the outskirts of Yangon on Tuesday after spending more than 500 da...
05:48, 05/07/2019

Reuters reporters freed from Myanmar prison: witnesses Two Reuters reporters who were jailed in Myanmar on convictions of breaking the Official Secrets Act were freed Tuesday after spending more than 500 days behind bars, according to witnesses. ...
07:12, 05/07/2019

Reuters reporters jailed for more than 500 days freed from prison Two journalists from Reuters — who had been detained in Myanmar after reporting about the killing of Muslim men in western Rakhine State — were released from prison on Tuesday local time. Wa Lone, 33,...
07:36, 05/07/2019

Two Reuters reporters freed in Myanmar after more than 500 days in jail Two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar after they were convicted of breaking the Official Secrets Act walked free from a prison on the outskirts of Yangon on Tuesday after spending more than 500 da...
09:12, 05/07/2019

2 Libyan reporters taken by commander Hifter's forces freed The U.N. mission in Libya says two local TV reporters detained by forces loyal to a commander who is on the offensive to capture the country's capital, Tripoli, have been released after three weeks in...
14:24, 05/26/2019

Libyan TV says 2 reporters kidnapped amid Tripoli fighting CAIRO (AP) — A Libyan television channel says two of its reporters were kidnapped by forces loyal to a military commander while covering fighting in the capital, Tripoli. Libya Alahrar TV said in a st...
17:00, 05/03/2019

Myanmar Freed Two Reporters From Prison. It’s Not a Paradigm Shift. Activists said the release of two Reuters journalists did not mean broad improvement for freedom of expression and other rights that are in jeopardy in Myanmar....
18:24, 05/07/2019

Reporters Without Borders head: 'Journalism in Europe has been weakened' Jamal Khashoggi, Daphne Caruana Galizia, Jan Kuciak: Their murders are among the most serious attacks on press freedom and a symptom of a deep-rooted problem, says Christophe Deloire of Reporters With...
04:36, 05/03/2019

2 Libyan reporters taken by commander Hifter’s forces freed CAIRO (AP) — The U.N. mission in Libya says two local TV reporters detained by forces loyal to a commander who is on the offensive to capture the country’s capital, Tripoli, have been released a...
15:48, 05/26/2019

Liverpool defender Joe Gomez 'wants sixth star' after revealing 'hurt' at missing historic campaign Joe Gomez admits he has been 'hurt' by spending most of Liverpool's historic season on the sidelines, but wants to bounce back by winning the club's sixth Champions League title....
22:24, 05/16/2019

Russian reporters resign after co-workers fired over Putin story MOSCOW – A senior editor and 10 journalists at Russian daily newspaper Kommersant said on Monday they were resigning to protest against the firing of two colleagues over an article about a possi...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Taliban fighters double as reporters to wage Afghan digital war Zabihullah Mujahid, the Taliban's chief spokesman and editor-in-chief of the insurgent group's daily news bulletin, starts every day by collecting reports of overnight fighting with U.S. and Afghan fo...
08:36, 05/11/2019

Free at Last: Joy and Applause as Reuters Reporters Are Released From Myanmar Prison Two Reuters reporters jailed for their coverage of the Myanmar military’s violence against Rohingya Muslims were released Tuesday after spending 511 days in prison, bringing a long-awaited close...
15:24, 05/07/2019

Germany Investigates Chinese Reporters It Says Were Snooping Around NATO Base Germany’s military is investigating what information three Chinese reporters collected while Chancellor Angela Merkel visited a NATO unit, signaling heightened mistrust of the state-run Xinhua n...
21:12, 05/25/2019

Russian reporters resign en masse in row over Putin ally report A senior editor and 10 journalists at Russian daily newspaper Kommersant said on Monday they were resigning to protest against the firing of two colleagues over an article about a possible reshuffle o...
20:36, 05/20/2019

Biden's staff faces renewed accusations of mistreating reporters It has been less than two weeks since former Vice President Joe Biden launched his 2020 bid, but numerous reporters have already voiced their concerns about the treatment they have received from his s...
17:00, 05/07/2019

Here’s What President Trump Told the Children of White House Reporters President Donald Trump spent some time chatting with kids who were at the White House for “Take Our Sons and Daughters to Work Day” on Thursday — and used the opportunity to give the...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Leh Press Club Alleges BJP Trying To Bribe Reporters, Files Complaint A journalist body in Ladakh has accused the BJP of "bribing reporters for favourable coverage" to influence the national elections in the constituency which votes on Monday in the fifth phase. An......
07:48, 05/05/2019

Did PM Modi Pray For Poll Victory In Kedarnath? What He Told Reporters Prime Minister Narendra Modi, speaking to the media at the Kedarnath shrine, said he was "grateful to the Election Commission for a two-day reprieve to spend time in solitude" and reflect upon his......
09:24, 05/19/2019

Pulitzer Prize-winning Reuters reporters freed from prison in Myanmar The two journalists, who exposed a massacre of Rohingya Muslims, spent more than 500 days behind bars on charges of violating a colonial-era secrets act....
13:12, 05/07/2019

2 Pulitzer-Winning Reuters Reporters Freed After 500 Days In Myanmar Jail Two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar after they were convicted of breaking the Official Secrets Act walked free from a prison on the outskirts of Yangon on Tuesday after spending more than 500......
10:12, 05/07/2019

Myanmar Pardons Two Reuters Reporters Jailed for Exposing Massacre of Rohingya Two Reuters journalists imprisoned in Myanmar for reporting on a military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims have been released after spending more than 500 days behind bars. Reporters Wa Lone, 33, and Kya...
10:48, 05/07/2019

Boycott Congress After Mani Shankar Aiyar Abuses Reporters: BJP To Media The BJP on Wednesday said the media in Himachal Pradesh should boycott the Congress to protest its leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's objectionable behaviour with reporters....
22:48, 05/15/2019

Five killed in gun battle in Indian-controlled Kashmir Indian troops and separatist militants clashed in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Thursday and five people were killed including a civilian, officials said, the latest casualties in a new phase of violen...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Nine killed in gun battles in Indian-controlled Kashmir Indian troops and separatist militants clashed in Indian-controlled Kashmir on Thursday and nine people were killed, officials said, the latest casualties in a new phase of violence in the 30-year ins...
20:48, 05/16/2019

India kills Kashmir's 'most wanted militant' Zakir Musa killed in gun battle with security forces, leading to protests and school closuresIndian security forces have killed an influential Kashmiri militant, sparking protests and fears of wider u...
10:36, 05/24/2019

Human rights and the law in Indian-controlled Kashmir Both the United Nations and the International Criminal Court consider the way civilians said they were used by the Indian army to search houses in south Kashmir to be illegal under international law, ...
13:24, 04/30/2019

Poll: Anti-Trump bias a top reason 66% say political reporters get story ‘wrong’ Nearly 7-in-10 believe national political reporters often get their stories “wrong,” and a rush to print and an anti-President Trump bias are the leading reasons, according to a new survey of the publ...
15:12, 05/03/2019

Police: 4 combatants, 1 civilian killed in Kashmir fighting SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Three rebels, an army soldier and a civilian were killed early Thursday during a gunbattle in disputed Kashmir that triggered anti-India protests and clashes, officials and resi...
08:48, 05/16/2019

Security Withdrawal Questioned After BJP Leader's Killing In Kashmir After the killing of BJP leader Gul Mohammad Mir by suspected terrorists in south Kashmir, serious questions of deliberate security lapses have been raised by his family as well as politicians in......
21:36, 05/05/2019

Man shot dead over allegation of smuggling cows in Kashmir Police and residents say a Muslim man has been shot and killed and another injured by Hindu vigilantes in Indian-controlled Kashmir over allegations of smuggling cows....
12:00, 05/16/2019

No Record To Suggest That Some Sri Lanka Bombers Visited Kashmir: Top Cop Jammu and Kashmir Police chief Dilbag Singh Sunday said there was no record to suggest that any of the suicide bombers, who carried out the Easter Sunday attacks in Sri Lanka, had visited Kashmir as.....
01:36, 05/06/2019

Candidate Credits Facebook For Getting Over A Lakh Votes In Kashmir He ran the election campaign on his Facebook page and surprised everyone with over 1 lakh votes in his kitty. Engineer Rashid, an independent candidate from Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla constituency....
11:24, 05/24/2019

Kashmir group seeks UN probe into torture by India troops A prominent rights group in Indian-controlled Kashmir is advocating for the United Nations to establish a commission of inquiry to investigate what it calls the endemic use of torture by government fo...
06:48, 05/20/2019

Modi flexes muscles in Kashmir to woo India’s Hindu voters SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Shortly before India’s elections began in April, New Delhi banned civilian traffic on the only major highway connecting the heart of disputed Kashmir with the rest of the ...
11:24, 05/06/2019

India troops kill Kashmir militant linked to al Qaeda SRINAGAR, India — Government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir killed a top militant commander linked to al Qaeda in the disputed region, officials said Friday. Zakir Musa was killed Thursday evenin...
18:12, 05/24/2019

Modi flexes muscles in Kashmir to woo India's Hindu voters Shortly before India's elections began in April, New Delhi banned civilian traffic on the only major highway connecting the heart of disputed Kashmir with the rest of the country....
11:12, 05/06/2019

India troops kill Kashmir militant linked to al-Qaida SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Government forces in Indian-controlled Kashmir killed a top militant commander linked to al-Qaida in the disputed region, officials said on Friday. Zakir Musa was killed Thursda...
09:36, 05/24/2019

| Myanmar frees reporters| New Zealand prayers for Ramadaan: WATCH the top World news videos for today Myanmar frees two Reuters journalists in amnesty | New Zealand: Ramadaan prayers at Linwood mosque; here are the top World news videos for today. WATCH....
08:24, 05/07/2019

Violent Protests Erupt in Kashmir After Indian Forces Kill Militant Thousands took to the streets of the Indian part of the disputed region after Indian forces said they had killed Zakir Rashid Bhat, who was on their most-wanted list....
20:12, 05/24/2019

Indian forces kill leader of al Qaeda affiliate in Kashmir: police Indian forces have killed the leader of an al Qaeda affiliated militant group in Kashmir, police said on Friday, triggering protests in parts of the disputed region....
06:36, 05/24/2019

Islamic State claims 'province' in India for first time after clash in Kashmir Islamic State (IS) claimed for the first time that it has established a "province" in India, after a clash between militants and security forces in the contested Kashmir region killed a militant with ...
14:36, 05/11/2019

Kashmir's Pulwama, Still Shaken By February's Terror Attack, Votes Today A day before Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama goes to vote, an eerie silence descended on the streets the district hit by one of the state's worst terror attacks earlier this year. People mill around but.....
21:36, 05/05/2019

Bombers Visited Kashmir, Kerala Before Attacks, Says Sri Lanka Army Chief Some of the suicide bombers who carried out the last month's devastating attacks in Sri Lanka visited Kashmir and Kerala for "some sort of training" or to "make some more links" with other foreign......
17:00, 05/04/2019

Deadly encounters: the night the Indian army arrived in a village in south Kashmir Hundreds of Indian soldiers descended on the picturesque village of Pinglan, which is surrounded by south Kashmir's apple and apricot orchards, just before midnight on February 17....
13:24, 04/30/2019

UN rights chief ‘strongly condemns’ attack on Indian security forces in Kashmir The top United Nations human rights official has strongly condemned the suicide bomb attack against Indian security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on 14 February and has called on aut...
18:24, 04/28/2019

UN chief urges India and Pakistan to dial down tensions in wake of Kashmir attack United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres on Tuesday called on India and Pakistan to take steps to defuse tensions in the wake an attack in Kashmir late last week that left dozes of Indian sec...
18:24, 04/28/2019

Golfers pay tribute to UNC Charlotte victims Dozens of golfers at the Wells Fargo Championship paid tribute to the shooting victims at UNC Charlotte by wearing a small ribbon with the school's color on their hats during Thursday's opening round....
23:12, 05/02/2019

Memorial grows for UNC shooting victims Candles, flowers and cards graced the steps of Kennedy Hall at UNC Charlotte as students work to honor the victim’s of Tuesday’s tragic shooting. (May 2)       &...
03:48, 05/03/2019

US Catholic abuse victims to sue Vatican Five Americans who were sexually molested by Catholic priests will sue the Vatican. They aim to force the Catholic Church to release the names and details of thousands of priests involved in alleged a...
07:24, 05/14/2019

Free sex vouchers to 'curb rape'? It's one of those stories you couldn't make up -- except someone did. It said the German government gives migrants free coupons for prostitutes, and the Greek government could follow suit....
07:24, 05/17/2019

| Remains of nearly 85 000 genocide victims buried in Rwanda The remains of nearly 85,000 people murdered in Rwanda's genocide were laid to rest Saturday in a sombre ceremony in Kigali, a quarter of a century after the slaughter....
22:00, 05/04/2019

Lawyers for some Nassar victims want settlement investigated EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Lawyers representing victims of imprisoned former sports doctor Larry Nassar who came forward more recently with allegations of sexual assault are seeking an investigation i...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Vigil in Poway for synagogue shooting victims A vigil was held in Poway, California on Monday night for victims of Saturday's deadly synagogue shooting. Jewish leaders joined leaders of other faiths to condemn hate and call for faith and uni...
12:24, 04/30/2019

Vale's new CEO says committed to reparations for dam burst victims Brazilian miner Vale SA's newly appointed Chief Executive Eduardo Bartolomeo said during his first conference call with analysts that the miner is fully committed to paying reparations to those affect...
16:12, 05/10/2019

Germany to pay US$11,000 each to Chile Nazi sect victims The scale of the atrocities committed at a fenced-in mountain commune 350 kilometres south of Santiago came to light only after the end of Augusto Pinochet's regime....
19:12, 05/17/2019

The Latest: Prosecutor says 36 victims had no notice of fire The Latest on the trial of two men for 36 people at a warehouse fire (all times local): 10:55 a.m.: A prosecutor opened the trial for two men facing charges after a deadly fire killed 36 people in an ...
21:48, 04/30/2019

Human trafficking victims mostly underage children from within the US The dark trade of human trafficking – in which people are traded or sold for the purpose of forced labor or sexual exploitation -- has been a persistent problem across major cities and idyllic rural c...
09:00, 05/12/2019

| Germany to pay $11 000 each to Chile Nazi sect victims Germany said it would pay compensation of up to 10 000 euros ($11 000) each to victims of the former Nazi paedophile sect "Colonia Dignidad" in Chile....
14:12, 05/18/2019

Rwanda buries remains of nearly 85,000 genocide victims The victims were found in mass graves underneath residential homes in the outskirts of the Rwandan capital Kigali. Family members were able to identify their loved ones by their teeth, clothing and ot...
04:48, 05/05/2019

Rape and incest account for hardly any abortions. So why are they now a focus? Just 1% of women obtain an abortion because they became pregnant through rape, and less than 0.5% do so because of incest.        ...
22:24, 05/24/2019

Pediatrician indicted on 65 charges after rape accusation BALTIMORE (AP) — A Maryland pediatrician accused recently of raping a patient has since been indicted on 65 additional charges, including nine counts of child sex abuse. Frederick County police and pr...
01:00, 05/21/2019

UK Police Want Rape Survivors to Hand Over Their Phones Survivors of sexual assault in England and Wales will now risk having their case dropped if they don’t hand over their electronic devices to police, giving law enforcement access to some of their most...
00:36, 04/30/2019

Rape Trial Begins for Former NFL Pro Kellen Winslow Jr. Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. began trial Monday amid charges of lewd conduct, indecent exposure, raping two women last year, as well as a 2003 rape of an unconscious 17-year-old girl....
22:24, 05/20/2019

Firefighters accused of gang rape in Paris Three firefighters in custody after a woman made a complaint to policePolice are questioning three Paris firefighters in connection with the alleged rape of a woman at their station.The firefighters, ...
16:36, 05/05/2019

The True Victims of the Opioid Crisis Are Starting to Rebel The push to end opioid abuse has ended up hurting the people who use the drugs legitimately. Now those chronic pain patients are starting a movement of their own....
13:24, 05/21/2019

| US Catholic abuse victims sue Vatican to name predatory priests Five Americans who say they were sexually molested by Catholic priests filed a lawsuit against the Vatican to compel the church to open its archives and hand over the names and details of abusive cler...
17:24, 05/15/2019

Temple memorial to Florida shooting victims to be burned CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting is to be burned to the ground in a symbolic gesture of healing. The “Temple of Ti...
01:24, 05/20/2019

| Microscopic remains of Nazi victims to be buried in Berlin More than seven decades after World War II ended, some 300 tiny pieces of human tissue from political prisoners executed by the Nazis will be buried at a Berlin cemetery....
15:48, 05/13/2019

Victims of alleged N.Y. sex cult seemed 'broken,' former member testifies Several women members of an alleged New York sex cult, including "Smallville" actress Allison Mack, became dangerously thin after following near-starvation diets at the direction of the group's leader...
22:24, 05/13/2019

Victims Of Alleged US Sex Cult Followed Near-Starvation Diets: Witness Several women members of an alleged New York sex cult, including "Smallville" actress Allison Mack, became dangerously thin after following near-starvation diets at the direction of the group's......
07:12, 05/14/2019

| US Catholic abuse victims sue to open Vatican archives Five Americans who were sexually molested by Catholic priests will sue the Vatican to get the names and details of priests involved in abuse, an attorney for the group has said....
11:00, 05/14/2019

Syrians demand details on fate of missing victims of IS Syrian families whose loved ones were taken by Islamic State extremists are pressuring governments in the international coalition to help them learn the fate of their relatives....
16:48, 05/14/2019

Robinson Cano’s loafing strikes again — and Mets are the victims MIAMI — Robinson Cano’s penchant for loafing from the batter’s box bit him and the Mets in the backside Friday night. The veteran second baseman, not knowing the number of outs, jogged from the box on...
17:36, 05/18/2019

Report shocks, angers some of Ohio State doc’s 177 victims COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Victims of a now-dead Ohio State team doctor are reacting with shock, grief and anger at investigative findings that validated a heinous pattern of sexual abuse that many of them...
16:00, 05/18/2019

Colonia Dignidad sect victims to receive compensation Germany says it will pay people mistreated in the Colonia Dignidad settlement in Chile up to €10,000 in compensation. The colony, founded by emigrant Germans, was the site of sexual abuse and torture ...
11:36, 05/17/2019

Nazi victims’ remains to be buried in ceremony in Berlin BERLIN (AP) — The remains of victims of the Nazis that were used for medical experiments will be buried in Berlin more than seven decades years after the end of Adolf Hitler’s dictatorship. Some...
13:48, 05/13/2019

Nazi victims' remains to be buried in ceremony in Berlin The remains of victims of the Nazis that were used for medical experiments will be buried in Berlin more than seven decades years after the end of Adolf Hitler's dictatorship....
12:36, 05/13/2019

More than 1,200 Jewish Holocaust victims found in mass grave More than 1,200 Jewish Holocaust victims, whose remains were discovered earlier this year after builders stumbled across a Nazi-era mass grave, have been buried in Belarus....
12:48, 05/23/2019

The Latest: 4 Alaska crash victims in Seattle hospital ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on a midair collision of two sightseeing floatplanes in Alaska that killed at least four people (all times local): 7:55 a.m. Authorities say four of the 10 people i...
18:00, 05/14/2019

New Berlin Stolpersteine honor victims of Nazi Germany Berlin is about to get several new memorials fitted into sidewalks across the city. Worldwide, more than 70,000 such "stumble stones" have been installed to commemorate the victims of the Nazis....
23:12, 05/07/2019

Refugee law changes will hurt victims of domestic violence, advocates say In the U.S., domestic violence is no longer grounds for asylum claims. Canada has moved to prevent people from making refugee claims in Canada if they have made similar claims in certain other countri...
22:36, 05/08/2019

How Cambodia’s Day of Remembrance for Genocide Victims Has Always Been Complicated by Politics Reenactments of the Khmer Rouge genocide are annual events in Cambodia. On the grounds of the famous killing fields of Choeung Ek, outside the capital of Phnom Penh, a troupe of young performers will ...
21:00, 05/20/2019

'Fake News Victims' Meet With Twitter and Facebook They've experienced firsthand how dangerous online disinformation and harassment can be. And they say tech executives aren't doing enough to stop it....
09:24, 05/09/2019

Ex-home health worker ordered to pay $89K to theft victims A former Kansas home health worker who was convicted of stealing jewelry and money from elderly clients has been ordered to pay $89,000 in restitution....
20:36, 05/09/2019

Colorado Mass Shooting Victims Say They Don't Want to Be Used as Political Props On Wednesday night a group of students walked out of a vigil held to honor the victims of this week’s shooting at a school in Highlands Ranch, CO, according to ABC. A group of students grew frustrated...
11:24, 05/10/2019

'Everything was just lies': how alleged sex cult Nxivm deceived its victims As the trial of the group’s founder, Keith Raniere, begins, experts say people attracted to change are vulnerable to manipulative ‘cultish group behavior’The federal courthouse in Brooklyn provided a ...
19:48, 05/11/2019

PM vows to end 'postcode lottery' for domestic abuse victims Thousands of victims of domestic abuse will be better protected by a new legal duty for councils to provide secure homes for them and their children....
12:24, 05/13/2019

Yazidi women who were victims of ISIS get new life in France PARIS — France is taking in a new group of Yazidis including women victimized by the Islamic State group and their children. The families, a total of 130, were arriving Wednesday night in Toulouse, fr...
22:36, 05/23/2019

Trump marks National Day of Prayer with synagogue victims WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has celebrated the National Day of Prayer with victims of last weekend’s California synagogue shooting. Trump and rabbi Yisroel Goldstein of the Chabad o...
22:48, 05/02/2019

PG&E seeks U.S. court approval for $105 mln fund to help wildfire victims PG&E Corp on Wednesday sought court approval for a $105 million fund to help house victims of the wildfires blamed on the bankrupt California power provider....
02:24, 05/02/2019

Tenn. police investigating whether suspect knew 7 victims Police are investigating whether a suspect captured after an hours-long manhunt knew five people whose bodies were discovered in two homes in rural Tennessee....
00:12, 04/29/2019

Songs give new life to Holocaust victims' poetry A Holocaust memorial project in Israel is turning poetry written by Jews during the Nazi genocide into songs, hoping the new music will amplify poignant echoes of the past for future generations....
15:00, 05/01/2019

Latest: Rabbi identifies the victims of synagogue shooting The Latest on a shooting at a synagogue in Southern California (all times local): 2:50 p.m. President Donald Trump has offered "deepest sympathies to the families of those affected" by a shooting at a...
18:12, 04/28/2019

Thousands march in Poland to remember Holocaust victims Thousands of young Jews from around the world are joined by Holocaust survivors and politicians in an annual Holocaust remembrance march in southern Poland that focuses on fighting anti-Semitism, prej...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Tenn. police investigating whether suspect knew 5 victims Police are investigating whether a suspect captured after an hours-long manhunt knew five people whose bodies were discovered in two homes in rural Tennessee....
18:12, 04/28/2019

The GitHub extortion victims are outsmarting their Bitcoin scammers Blackmailers have been wiping GitHub repositories and withholding code to extort Bitcoin from their victims. Over 390 respos have been affected, but so far, the attackers haven’t made enough to even b...
14:12, 05/06/2019

Builder of collapsed bridge reaches deal to pay victims MIAMI (AP) — The bankrupt construction company that built a Florida International University pedestrian bridge that collapsed has reached a deal with its insurers to pay up to $42 million to the victi...
17:00, 05/03/2019

The Microsoft Outlook hackers are stealing victims’ Bitcoin Earlier this month, hackers accessed the emails of numerous Microsoft Outlook users after snatching the credentials of one of the company’s customer support reps. But now it turns out the hackers were...
11:00, 04/30/2019

Tenn. police investigating whether suspect knew 6 victims Police are investigating whether a suspect captured after an hours-long manhunt knew five people whose bodies were discovered in two homes in rural Tennessee....
22:48, 04/28/2019

Remains of 1,200 Holocaust victims laid to rest in Belarus The remains of 1,200 Holocaust victims were buried after being unearthed earlier this year. Jewish community leaders criticized Belarusian authorities' decision to continue a building project at the m...
23:36, 05/22/2019

Julian Assange Rape Inquiry Reopened in Sweden Swedish prosecutors reopened their investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange, complicating the U.S. government’s yearslong effort to bring the WikiLeaks founder to trial over a massi...
16:00, 05/13/2019

Alabama to ban abortion, including for rape and incest cases Governor Key Ivey signed off on the abortion ban in Alabama, setting the stage for a battle that could end up in the US Supreme Court. Several states are seeking to overturn the landmark abortion ruli...
07:00, 05/16/2019

Man pleads guilty in rape of Connecticut college student BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — A man who fled to Mexico after authorities identified him as a suspect in the rape of a Connecticut university student has pleaded guilty to multiple charges. The Connecticut ...
22:48, 05/02/2019

Sweden re-opens Julian Assange rape investigation Sweden will re-open its investigation into an allegation of rape against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, the country's deputy chief prosecutor announced on Monday....
14:48, 05/13/2019

How arguments over rape and incest are dividing U.S. abortion opponents The debate pits those who believe any abortion is immoral against those who worry that a no-exception stance could be harmful to some Republican candidates in upcoming election....
17:12, 05/24/2019

Tourist extradited from US to Australia to face rape charges Man fled the country hours after alleged sexual assault in Sydney apartment in 2017A tourist who allegedly raped a woman in a Sydney apartment before fleeing the country hours later has been extradite...
10:36, 05/05/2019

Rape trial begins for ex-NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. is scheduled to begin his trial on multiple charges, including raping two women last year and raping an unconscious 17-year-old girl in 2003. The ...
07:12, 05/20/2019

Julian Assange: Sweden reopens rape case With just one year to go before the statute of limitations expires, Swedish prosecutors have reopened a rape case against Julian Assange. Whether the WikiLeaks founder will face trial in Sweden, now d...
16:00, 05/13/2019

Julian Assange rape case reopened in Sweden Sweden renewed its extradition request for Julian Assange as it reopened a rape case against him. The U.S. also wants the WikiLeaks founder extradited.        ...
16:12, 05/13/2019

Sweden reopens Julian Assange rape case Swedish prosecutors have reopened a rape case against Julian Assange. The WikiLeaks founder, who fled to the UK to avoid the original charges, was arrested last month after being kicked out of the Ecu...
11:48, 05/13/2019

Iraq: Yazidis to accept survivors of IS rape, not children The spiritual council for Iraq's Yazidi community says it will not embrace the children of women raped by Islamic State group men, just days after it said it would accept "all survivors" of the extrem...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Sex offender arrested after threatening to ‘rape the first woman he sees’ A convicted child rapist was arrested just minutes after being released from a hospital after threatening to “rape the first woman he sees,” according to police. John Mark West, 38, was be...
16:36, 05/10/2019

FBI Probes Case Of Tennessee Officer Accused Of Rape CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The FBI is investigating the case of a Chattanooga police officer who’s accused of raping women while on the job. The allegations are detailed in a federal lawsuit file...
16:36, 05/14/2019

Man tried to rape saleswoman by tricking her into hotel room: cops A Michigan businessman tricked a saleswoman into going to his Manhattan hotel room to meet his wife — then allegedly tried to rip off her clothes and rape her, police who arrested him said Monday. Jad...
00:12, 05/21/2019

The Latest: Sweden Reopens Rape Case Against Assange STOCKHOLM (AP) – The Latest on Swedish prosecutors’ decision whether to reopen a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange (all times local): 11:45 a.m. WikiLeaks’ editor-in...
13:48, 05/13/2019

US Lawmaker Says Rape Can Be "Consensual". Female Colleague Corrects Him A Republican Missouri legislator apologised on Friday for saying that some sexual assaults are "consensual rapes" during a debate over a new, restrictive antiabortion bill....
06:48, 05/18/2019

North Carolina: Where ‘No’ Doesn’t Mean ‘No’ When It Comes to Rape and Sexual Assault In this era of #MeToo and laws forcing women to have their rapists’ babies, a North Carolina bill that would have made it illegal to continue having sex with someone who told them to stop failed to ev...
09:12, 05/18/2019

Sweden Reopens Rape Case Against Julian Assange The authorities announced they would resume their investigation into 2010 rape accusations against the WikiLeaks founder, a move that could complicate American efforts to extradite him....
12:00, 05/13/2019

Missouri GOP lawmaker apologizes for ‘consensual rape’ comment A Republican state lawmaker in Missouri is under fire for using the term “consensual rape” while defending an abortion ban proposal. “Most of them were date rapes or consensual rapes,” Mis...
19:00, 05/18/2019

Sweden to decide whether to reopen Assange rape case Swedish prosecutors plan to say Monday whether they will reopen a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, a month after he was removed from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London....
12:36, 05/13/2019

Latest: Lawmaker’s ‘consensual rape’ remark met with hisses JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on Missouri’s proposed ban on abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy (all times local): 1:20 p.m. A Missouri state lawmaker was met with hisses when he used ...
21:36, 05/17/2019

Sweden to reopen rape case against WikiLeaks’ Assange Swedish prosecutors said Monday they are reopening a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, a month after he was removed from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London....
12:12, 05/13/2019

| Swedish rape probe against Assange to be reopened - prosecutors Swedish prosecutors have announced that they are reopening an investigation into the rape allegations against WikiLeaks founder and Australian journalist Julian Assange....
13:12, 05/13/2019

Man freed from prison after 30 years faces new rape charge A Massachusetts man who spent roughly 30 years in prison for rape before being freed in 2016 is facing new charges in connection to a January sex assault, authorities said. George Perrot, 51, was arra...
19:12, 05/06/2019

Nazi victims' remains used for medical research buried in Berlin The remains of some 300 Nazi resistance fighters, executed for standing up to Adolf Hitler's dictatorship, have finally been buried in Berlin. Anatomy professor Hermann Stieve used the bodies for rese...
23:36, 05/13/2019

Pope Francis Issues New Church Law Regarding Clergy Sex Abuse. Victims Say It’s Not Enough (VATICAN CITY) — Pope Francis issued a groundbreaking new church law Thursday requiring all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-ups by their superi...
04:24, 05/10/2019

U.K. Police Have a Message for Crime Victims: Hand Over Your Private Data Privacy and victim advocates criticized the policy, which asks victims and witnesses to consent to searching their electronic devices, or their cases may be dropped....
22:24, 04/29/2019

Victims of clergy abuse to sue Vatican, seek abusers' names Five victims of sex abuse by Catholic priests plan to sue the Vatican and are demanding to know the names of thousands of predator priests they say have been kept secret....
02:36, 05/14/2019

Lily Collins says she believes ghosts of Ted Bundy’s victims visited her Actress Lily Collins said she believed the ghost of serial killer Ted Bundy’s victims visited her while she preparing herself for the role in “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile.”...
20:24, 05/03/2019

The secret trick used by firms helping cyberhacking victims: pay the ransom Four payments sent after SamSam ransomware targeted entities across the US were traced by ProPublica to Proven DataFrom 2015 to 2018, a strain of ransomware known as SamSam paralyzed computer networks...
13:24, 05/15/2019

CBOE to Observe Minute of Silence for Tucson Victims at 10 A.M. Today CHICAGO, January 10, 2011 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today will observe one minute of silence at 10:00 a.m. Central Time today to remember victims of Saturday's shooting in Tucson. Chicag...
10:48, 05/02/2019

Young Jews march in Poland to remember Holocaust victims Thousands of young Jews from around the world joined Holocaust survivors and politicians for an annual Holocaust remembrance march in southern Poland...
19:36, 05/02/2019

Project turns poetry written by Holocaust victims into music A Holocaust memorial project in Israel is turning poetry written by Jews during the Nazi genocide into songs, hoping the new music will amplify poignant echoes of the past for future generations....
12:48, 05/02/2019

University of North Carolina identifies victims in deadly shooting The University of North Carolina at Charlotte on Wednesday revealed the identities of the two people killed and four injured in a shooting that prompted an all-night lockdown lifted slightly before da...
18:24, 05/01/2019

Five U.S. abuse victims sue Vatican to release names of predator priests Five U.S. men who say they were sexually abused as minors by Roman Catholic priests filed a federal lawsuit in Minnesota on Tuesday against the Vatican, accusing the church of concealing the identitie...
23:36, 05/14/2019

Extreme trauma leaves a legacy of pain for victims – and their children A psychotherapist explains the sense of danger she felt growing up as the daughter of war-traumatised parentsIn the spring of 2016, I sat on the beach on the far east side of the island of Cyprus not ...
14:36, 05/12/2019

'At the Heart of Gold' gymnastics scandal doc puts focus on victims To feel angry is to be human watching "At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal," an HBO documentary that chronicles the crimes of Dr. Larry Nassar, and the systemic myopia that enabled...
23:48, 05/02/2019

Feds looking to talk to Jeffrey Epstein victims before plea deal Federal prosecutors are looking to talk to victims of billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein before deciding whether to toss his 2008 plea deal. The Justice Department is investigating the plea deal th...
17:48, 05/11/2019

‘It’s Like the Wild West’: Sexual Assault Victims Struggle in K-12 Schools While college campuses have become the battleground for Title IX debates, the mishandling of sexual assault cases in primary and secondary schools receives less attention....
19:12, 05/11/2019

Families of crash victims demand tougher limousine laws ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Parents of people killed in recent limousine crashes in New York have urged legislators to pass tougher safety regulations. Several provided tearful testimony at a legislative hear...
22:48, 05/02/2019

‘I wanted to make this film for the victims’: Zac Efron on playing Ted Bundy The US actor discusses his controversial new role, playing a notorious serial killer. It’s not a glamorisation, he saysWhen Zac Efron first heard about a chance to play Ted Bundy, he was wary. This wa...
16:36, 05/01/2019

Dolly Parton honored by FBI for donation to Gatlinburg wildfires victims Dolly Parton was honored by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) over the weekend for her donations to hundreds of families who lost their homes during the 2016 wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tenn....
08:12, 05/07/2019

PG&E seeks U.S. court approval for $105 million fund to help wildfire victims PG&E Corp on Wednesday sought court approval for a $105 million fund to help house victims of the wildfires blamed on the bankrupt California power provider....
03:24, 05/02/2019

Employers Who Talk Up Gender Equity, but Silence Harassment Victims The woman leading Australia’s inquiry into workplace sexual harassment is trying to overcome nondisclosure agreements that prevent victims from talking....
11:48, 05/01/2019

Emails: Purdue executive cast blame on opioid victims HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A member of the family that owns Purdue Pharma cast blame on victims of the opioid epidemic in nearly 20-year-old emails that have been made public in a lawsuit brought by Conne...
22:12, 05/07/2019

Immigrant victims of abuse stay silent for fear of US deportation Police in a number of US cities say women are not reporting sexual assault and domestic violence since Donald Trump became president because they fear attracting the attention of immigration authoriti...
03:24, 04/29/2019

Victims of clergy abuse sue Vatican, seek names of abusers MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Five victims of sex abuse by Catholic priests plan to sue the Vatican and are demanding to know the names of thousands of predator priests they say have been kept secret. Attorney J...
22:24, 05/13/2019

Incredible fossil find may be first victims of dino-killer asteroid A bed of bones from 66 million years ago may reveal what happened in the minutes and hours after an asteroid struck Earth and unleashed a mass extinction...
18:36, 04/28/2019

TV Actor Karan Oberoi Sent To 14-Day Judicial Custody Over Rape Charges Television actor and singer Karan Oberoi, arrested on charges of raping and blackmailing a woman, has been sent to 14 days judicial custody by a Magistrate Court in Mumbai....
16:12, 05/09/2019

Disabled woman who gave birth after alleged rape may have been pregnant before A severely disabled woman who gave birth at an Arizona health care facility — weeks before a former nurse was charged with raping her — had likely been pregnant before, according to a report citing ne...
21:36, 05/23/2019

Swedish prosecutor to give decision on Assange rape inquiry Ruling will be given on Monday over whether to reopen case that dates back to 2010Sweden’s state prosecutor will announce on Monday whether she will reopen a preliminary investigation into a rape alle...
19:48, 05/09/2019

Kellen Winslow Jr. rape accuser claims ‘he threatened to kill me’ VISTA, Calif. — A female hitchhiker who accused former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping her after he picked her up testified Tuesday that she did not flee or defend herself because the muscular...
05:24, 05/22/2019

Ex-Pro Bowler Kellen Winslow Jr. 'took what he wanted,' says prosecutor in rape case "Mr. Winslow, the defendant in this case, has been given much but it was not enough," San Diego County Deputy District Attorney Dan Owens told the jury. "He took what he wanted."...
02:12, 05/21/2019

Sweden Reopens Rape Probe Against Julian Assange: Prosecutors Swedish prosecutors said Monday they were reopening a 2010 rape investigation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, hoping to bring him to justice before the statute of limitations expires in......
14:36, 05/13/2019

Minnesota governor signs law making marital rape illegal Minnesota Governor Tim Walz on Thursday signed a law that repeals the state's marital rape exception, which protected rapists against prosecution if they lived and had an ongoing sexual relationship w...
03:00, 05/03/2019

Indiana man sentenced to 115 years for 1998 rape and murder after DNA breakthrough An Indiana county judge sentenced a man to 115 years in jail for the 1998 rape and murder of a woman whose home was set on fire after the crime. The break in the case came when police submitted eviden...
18:36, 04/29/2019

Goa Congress Responds After Rape Survivor Who Accused Leader Goes Missing The "missing" rape victim who, in 2016, had accused Congress leader Atanasio Monserrate, now a candidate for the Panaji assembly bypoll on May 19, could have gone for a party or a wedding and may not....
14:24, 05/14/2019

Alabama Senate bans nearly all abortions, including rape cases Alabama's state Senate passed a bill on Tuesday to outlaw nearly all abortions, creating exceptions only to protect the mother's health, as part of a multistate effort to have the U.S. Supreme Court r...
04:36, 05/15/2019

'Consensual rape' and 're-implantation': the times lawmakers 'misspoke' on abortion Politicians saying ludicrous things while arguing for extreme abortion restrictions seems to be commonOn Friday Missouri became the latest state to enact extreme abortion restrictions, passing a bill ...
13:48, 05/18/2019

Sweden files to detain Julian Assange for rape charge Swedish prosecutors heading the probe into a rape allegation against Julian Assange issued a formal detention order Monday against the WikiLeaks founder, who is jailed in Britain – a first step in see...
14:00, 05/20/2019

School: Boys accused in locker-room rape were unsupervised DAMASCUS, Md. (AP) — A Maryland school district says no adults were watching when several junior varsity football players at a Maryland high school allegedly raped or attempted to rape four teammates ...
15:12, 05/15/2019

Some states seek to close loopholes in marital rape laws COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Witches were still being burned at the stake when Sir Matthew Hale came up with his legal theory that rape could not happen within marriage. The 17th century English jurist decla...
04:36, 05/05/2019

Swedish prosecutor requests Assange's detention over rape allegation The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange filed a request with a local court on Monday for him to be detained in absentia....
11:24, 05/20/2019

Alabama Passes Bill To Ban Abortions, No Exception Even In Rape Cases The Alabama senate passed the most restrictive abortion bill in the United States on Tuesday that bans any termination of pregnancy and could punish doctors who perform the procedure with life in......
09:00, 05/15/2019

Alabama moves to ban abortion, including for rape and incest cases The legislation sets the stage for a legal battle over the right to abortion that could end up in the Supreme Court. It comes as 14 states have sought to restrict abortion in a bid to overturn Roe vs....
08:00, 05/15/2019

Asaram's Son Narayan Sai Sentenced To Life In Rape Case: Report Narayan Sai, the son of rape convict Asaram, has been sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Gujarat's Surat in a rape case, news agency ANI reported....
15:00, 04/30/2019

A GOP lawmaker used the phrase ‘consensual rape’ during abortion debate. He says he misspoke. Missouri state Rep. Barry Hovis, a former police lieutenant, said most of the sexual assault cases he handled in his law enforcement career were "date rapes or consensual rapes."...
22:36, 05/17/2019

Swedish Prosecutors Reopen Rape Case Against Julian Assange Swedish prosecutors have reopened their investigation into WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on charges of rape made by a woman in 2010. Assange skipped bail in June 2012 while in London and claimed as...
13:36, 05/13/2019

Woman Who Accused Karan Oberoi Of Rape Attacked In Mumbai The woman who accused Karan Oberoi of raping her was attacked with a sharp object by the two men at around 6:30 am this morning and has been injured, her advocate said....
17:12, 05/25/2019

No Top Court Reprieve For Mayawati's Party Candidate, Accused Of Rape The Supreme Court Friday refused to grant interim protection from arrest to a SP-BSP alliance candidate from Ghosi Lok Sabha constituency in Uttar Pradesh, who was seeking relief till May 23 in a rape...
20:24, 05/17/2019

Judge sparks outrage for no jail time in rape sentence New York court officials say a judge who stoked social media outrage for sentencing a former bus driver to probation in the rape a 14-year-old is getting "numerous vitriolic" phone calls....
23:24, 04/30/2019

University of North Carolina at Charlotte updates: Who are the victims? The suspected shooter? The latest: The alleged gunman has been identified as a former student Trystan Andrew Terrell. A vigil is planned for Wednesday. Exams are postponed.        ...
13:00, 05/01/2019

Help prevent children ‘from becoming victims in the first place’, implores Guterres at campaign launch  From killing and maiming, to recruitment, sexual abuse and abduction, “violence against children in armed conflict can take many forms”, said Secretary-General António Guterres, in a special message d...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Accused Chilean kidnapper for Pinochet regime denies knowing victims Adriana Riva, in custody in Sydney following an extradition request from Chile, has applied for bailA Sydney woman wanted in Chile over the alleged kidnapping of seven people during the military dicta...
10:36, 05/24/2019

London Bridge inquest: man threw chair to distract attackers from victims Gerard Vowls followed trio, shouting and throwing bottles, and tried to draw them towards policeA man followed the three London Bridge attackers, shouting and throwing objects at them in an attempt to...
20:12, 05/21/2019

NSA unmasked more U.S. identities, likely to warn victims of foreign spying, new report suggests The unmasking process has been a major source of controversy for President Trump, but new figures show the practice increased under his administration. ...
18:12, 04/30/2019

Mass graves found on Scottish islands may be ancient tsunami victims A rare tsunami may have struck the islands of Shetland and Orkney off the UK’s north coast 5500 years ago, killing dozens of people who had to be hastily buried...
18:36, 04/28/2019

Temple memorial set ablaze to honor Parkland school shooting victims Some 8,000 people gathered before a plywood temple memorial and watched it burn in a gesture of symbolic healing following last year's Florida school shooting....
07:36, 05/20/2019

Accused New York sex cult founder targeted victims as young as 15: prosecutor Former self-help guru Keith Raniere was a "predator" who preyed on young women, including a 15-year-old girl, and turned them into sex slaves as part of a cultlike organization, a federal prosecutor t...
18:36, 05/07/2019

Public inquiries can better serve the victims of medical negligence | Observer letters It is possible to provide both compassion and justiceAs someone closely involved in parliamentary campaigning to secure the infected blood inquiry for the Labour MP Diana Johnson, I read Kieran Walshe...
08:12, 05/12/2019

As rains break, aid workers rush to reach cyclone victims in Mozambique Aid workers in northern Mozambique scrambled planes and helicopters packed with aid to communities cut off, sometimes without any supplies, for at least two days after Cyclone Kenneth brought torrenti...
14:12, 04/30/2019

'Heart-wrenching' - Profiles of the University of North Carolina shooting victims Riley Howell loved "Star Wars," snowboarding and his high school sweetheart, Lauren - but most of all, his family said, the 21-year-old student at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte loved t...
22:48, 05/01/2019

Trans women are victims of misogyny, too – and all feminists must recognize this | Robin Dembroff Some feminists claim misogyny targets only those who have female sex features (ovaries, vaginas and uteruses). We should be alarmed by this viewThere are some chilling details in Valerie Jackson’s law...
13:12, 05/19/2019

'The FA didn't stop him': The long road to justice for Bob Higgins' abuse victims Cultivation of father-figure role allowed coach to get away with sexual abuse of boys for decadesHiggins guilty of 45 counts of indecent assaultBob Higgins was the star-maker, the super-coach. He work...
23:48, 05/23/2019

This Colorado Lawmaker’s Son Was Killed in a Shooting. Now He’s Sharing His Advice for Victims’ Families The first 24 to 48 hours after a shooting occurs, the families of the victims just need to be with people they know. It takes a while to come to terms with the fact that they went to the appropriate m...
21:36, 05/08/2019

4 victims dead in homicide at Ohio apartment complex were related, police say Police said the three women and 1 man found at the West Chester Township apartment complex were related and lived in the apartment together.        ...
19:36, 04/29/2019

Trump backs abortion in cases of rape or incest, contradicting Alabama law President suggests abortion will be election issue, tweeting ‘we must stick together and Win for Life in 2020’Donald Trump, in a series of late night posts on Twitter, has outlined a less restrictive ...
12:24, 05/19/2019

Alabama Senate rejects exception for rape amid debate to ban nearly all abortions Alabama's state Senate on Tuesday debated a bill that would outlaw nearly all abortions, rejecting an exception for rape and incest, part of an effort by more than a dozen states to have the U.S. Supr...
03:12, 05/15/2019

Anurag Kashyap Tags Rape Threat Against Daughter In Greeting For PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been getting congratulatory messages from around the country and the world after the BJP's landslide victory in the 2019 general election. One of them was from his......
01:12, 05/25/2019

Captain reportedly ignored sailors’ ‘rape list’ made aboard US submarine US sailors aboard a guided missile submarine created a vile “rape list” targeting female crew members — and the captain in charge didn’t bother to investigate, according to a disturbing report...
22:48, 05/17/2019

Former NRL star Jarryd Hayne faces additional charge in rape case Former NRL player appears briefly in Newcastle courtHayne has not played rugby league since last yearFormer rugby league star Jarryd Hayne has appeared in court facing a second count of aggravated sex...
03:36, 05/15/2019

State pulls daycare’s license after owner’s husband busted for rape State officials on Thursday pulled the licence of a Bronx daycare after the owner’s husband was accused of raping a young girl who went there. The New York State Office of Children and Family Se...
01:24, 05/03/2019

Rape survivor claims school threatened expulsion if she spoke out: suit A former William Jewell College student has filed a lawsuit claiming administrators threatened expulsion if she broke her silence about being raped by a football player. The Kansas City-area woman ide...
04:36, 05/09/2019

Swedish prosecutor to give decision on Assange rape investigation on Monday Sweden's state prosecutor will announce next Monday whether or not she will reopen a preliminary investigation into a rape allegation against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange....
17:36, 05/09/2019

Ram Vilas Paswan Seeks CBI Probe Into Dalit Woman Rape Case Union minister and BJP ally Ram Vilas Paswan today demanded a CBI probe into the rape of a Dalit woman in Rajasthan's Alwar and accused the Congress government in the state of hiding the crime for......
13:00, 05/12/2019

"Crocodile Tears": PM Asks Why Mayawati Backing Congress After Alwar Rape Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who hit out at the Congress government over a gangrape case in Rajasthan's Alwar, today shredded Mayawati over her comments condemning it. Pointing out that Mayawati is.....
13:00, 05/12/2019

Idaho man arrested for 1996 rape, murder that cost another man 20 years in prison An Idaho man was arrested this week for the brutal 1996 rape and murder of an Idaho Falls woman in which another man spent 20 years in prison for after being wrongfully convicted....
22:36, 05/17/2019

Police find body in Cyprus lake, tie rape to serial killings NICOSIA, Cyprus — Police in Cyprus recovered a second suitcase containing human remains Sunday from a contaminated lake where a military officer who confessed to killing seven foreign women and girls ...
20:24, 05/06/2019

J&K Governor Orders To Fast Track Probe In Bandipora Rape Case Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Monday directed police to complete investigations in the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl in Bandipora district on a fast track basis....
02:24, 05/14/2019

Swedish prosecutor reopens Assange rape investigation, will seek extradition Sweden's state prosecutor said on Monday she would reopen a rape investigation involving WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and that circumstances now existed to seek his extradition from Britain....
13:00, 05/13/2019

RNC Chairwoman 'personally' supports rape, incest exceptions to abortion bans Republican National Committee (RNC) Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said Friday that while she personally favors exceptions for rape and incest, she was willing to accept Alabama's controversial abortion ba...
22:36, 05/17/2019

Julian Assange: Sweden files request for arrest over rape allegation Prosecutor asks for order to begin process of extraditing WikiLeaks founder from UKThe Swedish prosecutor leading an investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange has filed a request wit...
10:36, 05/20/2019

Swedish Prosecutor Requests Julian Assange's Detention On Rape Allegation The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange filed a request with a local court on Monday for him to be detained in absentia....
18:36, 05/20/2019

5-Year-Old Girl Found Murdered In Haryana, Cops Suspect Rape A five-year-old girl was found murdered in a deserted plot of land at Sector 14 in Haryana's Panchkula on Monday. It is yet to be ascertained whether she was sexually assaulted before being killed....
22:00, 05/13/2019

Bishop Accused Of Kerala Nun Rape Prays In Church Before Court Appearance Charged with rape, Bishop Franco Mullackal presented himself at a court in Pala, a small town 173 km north of the state capital of Thiruvananthapuram, accompanied by priests, several female supporters...
11:24, 05/10/2019

Sweden wants to extradite Assange over rape allegation, complicating U.S. effort to try him for conspiracy Sweden reopened an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday and will seek to extradite him from Britain, a potential setback to efforts by the United Sta...
18:12, 05/13/2019

Kellen Winslow Jr. accuser graphically details alleged Mother’s Day rape Former NFL star Kellen Winslow Jr. faced another one of his rape accusers on Wednesday — with the 58-year-old woman describing in graphic detail how he picked her up for a coffee date in his Hummer be...
04:48, 05/23/2019

Sweden Is Reopening the Rape Case Against WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange (STOCKHOLM) — Swedish prosecutors said Monday they are reopening a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, a month after he was removed from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London. Eva-Mar...
12:24, 05/13/2019

Sex offender arrested after allegedly saying he would 'rape the first woman he sees,' Arkansas sheriff says A convicted sex offender who drew a warning from officials in Arkansas on Monday before his release from a hospital was back behind bars hours later after making an ominous threat, according to police...
19:12, 05/08/2019

Fifth Accused In Woman's Alleged Gang-Rape In Alwar Arrested: Police The prime accused in the Alwar gang-rape case was arrested from Uttar Pradesh's Mathura today, taking the number of those arrested to five. Prime accused Hansraj was arrested from Mathura today......
16:12, 05/09/2019

Swedish prosecutor files request for Assange's arrest over rape allegation The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday filed a request for his arrest....
12:00, 05/20/2019

Swedish prosecutor seeks warrant for Julian Assange in rape case A Swedish prosecutor filed a request Monday to arrest WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange for a rape case nearly a decade ago that began his several years of living under asylum....
15:12, 05/20/2019

US Navy Sailors Created "Rape Lists" Of Female Colleagues, Says Report Sailors aboard a US Navy submarine circulated sexually explicit lists that ranked female crew members, an investigation found. The lists, first reported Friday by Military.com, were uncovered through....
05:00, 05/20/2019

Westminster mourns victims one year on... as Amber Rudd targets terror recruiters Amber Rudd today pledged a new drive against extremist recruiters as she marked the anniversary of last year's Westminster attack by vowing that Britain will "not be defeated" by terrorism....
15:00, 05/21/2019

Search for victims ends after mid-air crash of Alaska tour planes; probe begins Searchers found the bodies of the last two Alaska seaplane crash victims on Tuesday evening, after a hunt through the debris and frigid waters following a mid-air collision that killed six people and ...
09:24, 05/15/2019

Medical examiner: Seven Tennessee homicide victims died from blunt force trauma Seven people, including a 12-year-old girl, were killed in a string of Sumner County homicides over the weekend.        ...
05:48, 05/01/2019

Four victims in Ohio apartment shooting included father, wife and daughter, leader says Police said four victims found at the West Chester Township apartment complex were related. Jasminder Singh said he had tea one of them that day.        ...
21:48, 04/29/2019

Search ends for victims after mid-air Alaska tour planes crash; probe begins Searchers found the bodies of the last two Alaska seaplane crash victims on Tuesday evening, after a hunt through the debris and frigid waters following a mid-air collision that left a total of six pe...
07:12, 05/15/2019

Florida bridge-collapse victims would receive up to $42M in tentative deal with bankrupt builder The bankrupt construction company that built the deadly Florida International University Bridge, leading to the deaths of six people, would pay up to $42 million to victims and their families in a ten...
15:48, 05/03/2019

Medical miracles: Child burn victims in Syria brought to US for last shot at life One moment, then 15-year-old Hamama was playing in the mountains with her farm animals in her poor family’s remote property in the Homs countryside. In the next moment all of her family, much of her m...
15:00, 05/06/2019

Hundreds of Bodies, One Nurse: German Serial Killer Leaves as Many Questions as Victims A nurse, Niels Högel, admitted to dozens of murders but might have killed as many as 300 patients. So what prevented colleagues from stopping one of the world’s deadliest serial killers?...
23:48, 05/10/2019

Idai disaster: Stranded victims still need rescue from heavy rains as UN scales up response Dire conditions persist in vast areas of southern Africa affected by Cyclone Idai as heavy rain continues to cause “massive destruction”, the UN said on Thursday, while aid teams scale up efforts to r...
18:12, 04/28/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ blasted by Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay over rape, racial insensitivity Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay are taking HBO to task for what they say is the premium cabler’s insensitivity to rape and race on the blockbuster "Game of Thrones."...
08:12, 05/08/2019

Civil-rights groups show support for Paul Haggis’ rape accuser Eleven civil rights organizations — including the ACLU, Her Justice and the Anti-Violence Project — have filed an amicus brief in support of Haleigh Breest, the publicist who accused Oscar-winning dir...
14:24, 05/09/2019

Notice of Claim: Hacienda rape victim possibly pregnant once before, repeatedly raped PHOENIX (KPNX) – Documents indicate a woman with developmental disabilities who was impregnated at a Phoenix Hacienda HealthCare facility was repeatedly raped before giving birth last December a...
14:00, 05/23/2019

Joseph McCann: judge to visit jail after rape suspect refuses to go to court Hearing to be held at Belmarsh prison as accused declines to appear in dock for second day A senior judge will visit the alleged serial rapist Joseph McCann in jail after he refused to appear in court...
19:48, 05/09/2019

Cops Delayed Case On Gang-Rape Due To Rajasthan Polls, Alleges Survivor The National Commission for Scheduled Castes has sought filing of a First Information Report or FIR against police officers who allegedly delayed acting on a gang-rape survivor's plea for help in......
06:00, 05/11/2019

Scheduled Caste Panel Charges Police With Carelessness In Alwar Gang-Rape National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) has found carelessness on the part of the police officials in its investigation of the Alwar gang-rape case....
06:00, 05/11/2019

Mississippi assistant high school principal faces statutory rape charge Leflore County sheriff says the parent of a female student made the report. The accused has had run-ins with the law before.        ...
04:36, 05/15/2019

Alwar Gang-Rape: PM Modi Joins Mayawati In Alleging Congress Cover-Up Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accused the Congress government in Rajasthan of suppressing news of the April 26 gang-rape a Dalit woman in Alwar to benefit the party during polling for the 2019......
21:24, 05/11/2019

Congress Government Tried To Bury Alwar Gang-Rape Case, Alleges Mayawati Former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati demanded the Supreme Court act against the Congress government in Rajasthan for allegedly threatening the family of the gang-rape victim...
11:24, 05/11/2019

Swedish prosecutors to announce decision on re-opening Julian Assange rape case Deputy chief prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson will hold a news conference in Stockholm on Monday to announce the decision about the rape investigation.        ...
03:24, 05/13/2019

Rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to be reopened, Swedish prosecutors say Swedish prosecutors said on Monday they will reopen a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, at the request of the alleged victim's lawyer. ...
12:36, 05/13/2019

Pope Francis should visit Argentina to meet cleric abuse victims, rights groups say Pope Francis should visit Argentina to meet victims of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church and intervene on their behalf, said international groups fighting clerical abuse on Thursday....
22:36, 05/02/2019

Factbox - 'This is tragic': Environmental studies student, sportswriter among victims in North Carolina shooting An environmental studies student, a human rights advocate and a sportswriter for the student newspaper were among the victims when a gunman opened fire inside a classroom at the University of North Ca...
18:48, 05/01/2019

Bipartisan bill aims to give families of Beirut bombing victims $1.68B in Iranian funds Republicans and Democrats in both houses of Congress have drafted bills to give the families of the 241 Americans killed in the 1983 Beirut bombing access to $1.68 billion of Iranian funds being held ...
02:36, 05/17/2019

Real ‘Mindhunter’ John Douglas recalls most shocking murderer he's met: ‘He put victims in a meat grinder’ Former FBI special agent John Douglas spent his career interviewing some of the most horrific serial killers of all time — but there was one who still haunts him today....
15:36, 05/14/2019

‘Ticking bomb’ health warning over deteriorating conditions facing Cyclone Idai victims Efforts are continuing to reach all victims of Cyclone Idai in southern Africa where a senior relief chief has warned of a “water, sanitation and hygiene ticking bomb”, as the scale of the emergency c...
18:24, 04/28/2019

Harvey Weinstein reaches tentative deal to resolve lawsuits, compensate victims: reports More than 15 lawsuits have been filed accusing Harvey Weinstein or the company of misconduct. The settlement would cover many of them, including a class action by alleged victims and a suit by the New...
12:12, 05/24/2019

Tossed cigarette leads to arrest in cold case rape, murder of Washington woman An Oregon man was arrested Sunday in connection to a cold case rape and murder of a Washington woman 25 years ago after DNA from a tossed cigarette butt led authorities to him, according to officials....
15:36, 05/01/2019

Rahul Gandhi To Meet Alwar Rape Survivor Today Amid Attacks On Congress Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will today visit a woman who was gang-raped in Alwar in Rajasthan last month. From there, he will go to Punjab. The woman, a Dalit, was riding pillion on her husband's......
06:24, 05/15/2019

Family of incapacitated rape victim who gave birth files $45M notice of claim against Arizona The 56-page document, filed on behalf of the victim and her parents, says the state of Arizona did an "abysmal job" monitoring Hacienda HealthCare.        ...
03:00, 05/24/2019

Jessica Chastain Slams Game of Thrones: "Rape Is Not a Tool to Make a Character Stronger" Jessica Chastain isn't happy with Game of Thrones. The Oscar nominee took to Twitter after the Sunday, May 5 episode of the series to call out a specific moment involving her Dark......
22:24, 05/07/2019

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow admits to infidelity, claims sex was consensual as rape trial starts Trial starts for former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow II, who faces allegations of raping three women and victimizing two others.        ...
02:12, 05/21/2019

Iran flogged and executed two teenagers guilty of rape without notifying family, Amnesty reports Under the cloak of secrecy seemingly to avoid international outrage, Iranian authorities have flogged and executed two teenage boys without notifying their family or lawyers – a flagrant violation of ...
19:12, 05/01/2019

Anthony Mackie, Topher Grace, and Miley Cyrus are technology's next victims in the new Black Mirror trailer Black Mirror, one of the few shows that could comfortably ask, “what if your neighbor was a Minecraft server?,” is back with a seemingly truncated fifth season and a fresh crop of stars. Though the Ne...
17:36, 05/15/2019

Arrest of three Libyans wanted for grave crimes ‘would send strong and necessary message’ to victims, urges top Prosecutor  The arrest and transfer of three men in Libya who are wanted on war crimes charges – including the son of former ruler Muammar Gadaffi - would “send a strong and necessary message” to victims, the Pro...
01:36, 05/09/2019

Former police officer on front line of Manchester Arena bombings running 10km races for each of 22 victims A former police officer who was on the front line of the Manchester Arena bombings is nearing the end of his mission to personally memorialise the victims who died in the attacks....
23:00, 05/16/2019

Germany crossbow murder victims were medieval combat enthusiasts, linked to deaths of 2 others hundreds of miles away The three people killed by crossbow arrows inside a German hotel room were medieval combat enthusiasts and their deaths have been linked to two more deaths at one of the victim’s apartment several hun...
16:48, 05/14/2019

9/11 survivors, victims' families demanding answers on Saudi Arabia: 'Give the American people justice' Survivors of the 9/11 attacks and victims' families are demanding answers from the FBI, calling for the release of government documents they claim will reveal a "Saudi Arabian role."...
15:48, 05/15/2019

Restrictive abortion bill weighs on Alabama Republicans, who struggle with lack of exceptions for rape, incest Vote scheduled for Tuesday could secure an almost all-out ban on abortion amid hopes the U.S. Supreme Court will hear the case and overturn Roe v. Wade....
06:12, 05/14/2019

Expelled Columbia journalism student accused of rape is victim of ‘anti-male’ bias: lawsuit It’s open season on men at Columbia University thanks to the Ivy League school’s handling of sexual-harassment allegations against male students, a new lawsuit charges. Expelled Columbia student Ben F...
06:00, 05/15/2019

Analysis: Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial quickly gets to graphic testimony from first accuser Kellen Winslow II faced his first rape accuser in court on Tuesday, when she underwent intense questioning from his attorney.        ...
19:48, 05/22/2019

Ukip candidate Carl Benjamin refuses to apologise for Labour MP Jess Phillips rape comments A YouTuber-turned-Ukip candidate who said he "wouldn't even rape" a female Labour MP has refused to apologise and insisted he was just treating women the same as men....
16:00, 05/08/2019

Fake ride-share driver arrested in rape of woman near University of Delaware campus, police say A man who claimed to be a ride-share driver was arrested Saturday after he raped a woman at knifepoint near the campus of the University of Delaware, according to police....
00:00, 05/06/2019

Joseph McCann: Police hunting triple rape suspect believe he is being hidden by family member or friend Detectives believe fugitive Joseph McCann, who is being hunted over the abduction and rapes of three women, is being hidden by a friend or family member....
19:00, 05/02/2019

Iowa sports radio pioneer Marty Tirrell emerges as alleged scam artist with multiple victims Marty Tirrell, an Iowa sports radio pioneer, has allegedly cheated countless people and businesses out of money through multiple scams.        ...
21:24, 04/28/2019

Seattle crane collapse victims include college student, Marine as probe launched into 4 companies involved A freshman college student and a Marine who was a father were among the four people killed when a crane came crashing down on one of Seattle’s busiest streets on Saturday, prompting authorities to lau...
17:36, 04/29/2019

Ohio State's Investigation Of Richard Strauss's Sexual Abuse Finds Plenty Of Victims, But Few People To Blame On Friday, Ohio State University released the findings of an independent law firm’s investigation into the sexual abuse committed by former university physician Richard Strauss. During his time at the...
23:36, 05/17/2019

Cyprus’ president fires police chief, says botched missing person cases may have let serial killer claim more victims NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ president fires police chief, says botched missing person cases may have let serial killer claim more victims....
17:00, 05/03/2019

Why Sheffield Wednesday cannot be charged over Hillsborough Wednesday’s then safety officer, Graham Mackrell, has been convicted over the disaster but the club, to the families’ despair, is immune to prosecutionBereaved Hillsborough families’ last sight of acc...
20:12, 05/15/2019

Man Charged In Armed Robbery Of 2 Men Outside Home LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Lexington have arrested a suspect in an armed robbery that allegedly took place early Saturday morning. Authorities say 28-year-old Edrich Ward was charged in...
15:36, 05/05/2019

Father charged after leaving son in hot SUV for nearly six hours A 4-year-old Minnesota boy died after his father left him inside a hot SUV for nearly six hours while he worked, authorities said. Kristopher Alexander Taylor, 26, of Apple Valley, was charged Monday ...
20:12, 05/07/2019

Man charged in machete attack on boy, 9, police say The boy and his friends were playing basketball in a Kentucky park when they were chased by Esteban Portugues, police said.        ...
19:24, 05/13/2019

Suspect charged in 7 Tennessee slayings The man suspected of killing his mother, father, uncle and four other people in rural Tennessee last month was arrested and charged after being released from the hospital, investigators said....
01:36, 05/12/2019

Protester charged in Australia for striking PM with an egg A 24-year-old woman who struck Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison with an egg on Tuesday as he campaigned for a May 18 general election has been charged with assault, police said....
09:12, 05/07/2019

9-year-old boy charged with murdering his mom in Michigan A 9-year-old boy is accused of fatally shooting his mother at their Michigan home on Monday, according to court documents. The young suspect was charged with murder on Tuesday for allegedly using a ri...
04:36, 05/09/2019

US: 500 ex-prosecutors say Trump should be charged with obstruction Donald Trump tried to fire Robert Mueller and intimidate witnesses, hundreds of US ex-prosecutors said in a letter. They added that Trump would have faced an obstruction charge if he were not the curr...
04:48, 05/07/2019

Man Charged In Fatal Bar Shooting To Appear In Court LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The man accused of killing one person in a shooting at a Lexington bar is set to appear in court for arraignment Friday afternoon. Police say an altercation back in April, bet...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Virginia man charged in death of dog that was set on fire RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — An arrest has been made in the death of a pit bull that was tied to a fence in a Virginia park, covered in accelerant and set on fire. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports 20-year-...
15:00, 05/21/2019

Ten charged in US and Europe over malware attacks Ten people have been charged in connection with malicious software attacks that infected tens of thousands of computers and caused more than 100 million US dollars in financial losses in the United St...
18:36, 05/16/2019

2 synagogue shooting victims escaped Gaza rocket attacks: ‘We came from fire to fire’ A family member of two injured victims in Saturday’s shooting at a synagogue in a San Diego, California city said his family had moved there from a town in Israel near the Gaza border amid constant ro...
18:12, 04/28/2019

Health Canada warns victims of spring flooding about possible dangers to health when they return home Federal biologist Francis Lavoie says it's important to dry wet walls and belongings within 48 hours, but that's not often possible in the case of flooding....
19:48, 05/02/2019

Pamela Anderson: Assange rape allegations 'a setup' Swedish prosecutors recently reopened an inquiry into rape allegations against Julian Assange. Pamela Anderson says she thinks the accusations are "a setup." (May 24)       ...
16:24, 05/24/2019

High school student's graduation cap sends people to a list of school shooting victims One high school student decorated her graduation cap with a QR code that led people to a list of high school shooting victims.        ...
21:12, 05/15/2019

Madison Co. Man Charged Following Officer-Involved Shooting MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– One person has been injured in an officer-involved shooting in Madison County. Kentucky State Police say that Madison County deputies initially responded to a call ...
18:12, 05/08/2019

Teen charged in Colorado shooting in court One of two teens charged in the deadly attack on a suburban Denver school has appeared in court after being charged with multiple counts of murder, theft and arson in the attack. (May 15)   ...
21:12, 05/15/2019

South Carolina inmates to be charged for livestreaming BISHOPVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Department of Corrections says several inmates were able to livestream on Facebook using contraband cellphones inside their maximum security prison. The age...
15:48, 05/08/2019

Sudan's Bashir charged for protestors' deaths Sudan's Public Prosecutor Office has instructed expedited charges be bought against former President Omar al-Bashir in the killing of protestors, according to a statement released to CNN on Monday....
18:00, 05/15/2019

Anderson Co. Teacher Charged With Threatening Student ANDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (The Anderson News)– A former Anderson County teacher has pleaded not guilty to charges of threatening a male student in 2017. According to the Anderson News, 36-year-old Ch...
15:48, 05/08/2019

Immigration officials arrest man charged with killing 3 Federal immigration agents on Tuesday arrested a suspected drunken driver who was free on bail after being charged with plowing into a Northern California trailer home and killing three sleeping famil...
03:24, 05/08/2019

Man Charged With Assault, Robbery, Resisting Arrest LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington man is in jail on robbery, assault and other charges following an incident on Georgetown Street. Authorities say 35-year-old Roger Lewis Jr. was arrested ju...
15:48, 05/26/2019

Ex-prosecutors assert Trump would've been charged Nearly 400 former federal prosecutors have signed onto a letter saying President Donald Trump would have been charged with obstruction of justice if he were anyone other than the president. AP's ...
03:48, 05/07/2019

Newspaper: Blacks charged more often with disorderly conduct NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia newspaper has found that more than half of the state’s disorderly conduct charges were filed against black men and women. The Daily Press in Newport News repo...
16:00, 05/17/2019

2 men charged in years of sex abuses at German campsite BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say they have charged two men for allegedly being involved in sexually abusing children at a campsite for years. Detmold prosecutors said Friday that a 56-year-old sus...
16:00, 05/17/2019

Translator charged after his voice was intercepted on calls ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Federal authorities have charged a former FBI translator with making false statements after they say he altered transcripts of calls in which his own voice was caught on interce...
17:24, 05/06/2019

3 people charged in slaying of pregnant woman Murder charges have been filed against a woman and her daughter in the death of a pregnant Chicago woman whose baby was cut from her womb. (May 16)        ...
03:48, 05/17/2019

Another man charged in theft of royal jewels from church A Swedish prosecutor says a 26-year-old man has been charged with grand larceny in connection with last year’s theft of royal funeral artifacts from a cathedral west of Stockholm...
11:24, 05/16/2019

5 former Michigan Catholic priests charged with sex crimes A Catholic priest who admitted when he resigned from a Flint-area parish that he had sexually abused a child has been charged with several counts of sexual assault dating back decades....
22:48, 05/24/2019

Two Men Charged in Pelvic Mesh Removal Scheme An indictment in Brooklyn says a physician and a medical consultant were part of a network that enticed women to have surgery to bolster lawsuit settlements....
20:48, 05/24/2019

Maltese soldiers charged with migrant murder Tasked with rescuing migrants who arrive on Malta's shores, two soldiers have been charged with murdering two men who arrived from Ivory Coast. Charged with murder and race-related crimes, they face l...
23:36, 05/19/2019

Man charged in abduction of 8-year-old Texas girl FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A man has been charged in the abduction of an 8-year-old girl who was snatched from a street in Fort Worth, Texas, as she walked with her mother. Fort Worth police say the gir...
01:24, 05/20/2019

Donald Trump would have been charged if not US president, says ex-prosecutors Nearly 400 former federal prosecutors have signed a letter saying Donald Trump would have been charged with obstruction of justice if he was not president....
04:24, 05/07/2019

Mississippi rep charged with punching wife could be removed JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi House speaker has lawyers researching how to remove a lawmaker if it’s true that the man punched his own wife and does not resign voluntarily. Second-term R...
19:12, 05/24/2019

The Latest: 5 priests charged with sex crimes in Michigan LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the Michigan attorney general’s investigation of clergy abuse within the Catholic Church (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel s...
19:12, 05/24/2019

Former Michigan priest charged with 6 counts of sex crimes A Catholic priest who admitted when he resigned from a Flint-area parish that he had sexually abused a child has been charged with several counts of sexual assault dating back decades....
17:12, 05/24/2019

Ex-prosecutors: Trump would have been charged if he wasn’t president Nearly 400 former federal prosecutors have signed a statement that contends evidence of obstruction of justice in special counsel Robert Mueller’s report would have resulted in charges against P...
20:24, 05/06/2019

The Latest: 9-year-old boy charged in mom's shooting death The Latest on a 9-year-old boy accused in the fatal shooting of his mother in southern Michigan (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Court records show a 9-year-old boy has been charged with murder in the fat...
22:00, 05/08/2019

Teacher charged with threatening to ‘shoot up’ her school HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina teacher has been charged with threatening to “shoot up” her school. A news release from the Orange County Sheriff’s Office says Kristen Tho...
01:36, 05/22/2019

Man accused of murder in NZ shootings also charged with terrorist act New Zealand police said on Tuesday they were charging the man accused of murder in shootings at two Christchurch mosques in March with engaging in a terrorist act....
08:00, 05/21/2019

Man charged in son’s death 20 years after remains found HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been indicted on a murder charge decades after his son’s skeletal remains were found under a highway billboard. News outlets report 57-year-old...
16:36, 05/14/2019

Comey: Trump would be charged with obstruction if he was not president Former FBI Director James Comey said President Trump would've been charged with obstruction if he wasn't president, during a CNN town hall broadcast.        ...
00:48, 05/11/2019

UK man charged with assault over Farage milkshake-throwing LONDON (AP) — British police have charged a 32-year-old man with assault after pro-Brexit politician Nigel Farage was hit with a milkshake while campaigning in the European Parliament election. Northu...
13:24, 05/21/2019

Mario Batali is being charged with indecent assault Celebrity chef and disgraced talk show host Mario Batali is being charged in relation to accusations of sexually misconduct against him. Per NBC Boston, Batali—who has been accused of inappropriate be...
07:48, 05/23/2019

The Latest: Mississippi officer charged with murder OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on a Mississippi police officer charged with killing a woman (all times local): 9:30 p.m. A court document shows a north Mississippi police officer has been charged wit...
05:48, 05/22/2019

Arraignment Set For Pilot Charged In 3 Killings In Kentucky FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s attorney general says a pilot charged in the 2015 shooting deaths of three people is scheduled for a court appearance next week. Attorney General Andy Beshear sa...
03:48, 05/14/2019

Qatari Executive Is Charged With Corruption in I.A.A.F. Scandal Yousef al-Obaidly, chief of the beIN Media Group, was accused of making a payoff to secure hosting rights for the track and field world championships....
03:48, 05/23/2019

Fifth man charged with link to Mississippi officer’s killing GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — A fifth person now faces charges stemming from the slaying of a Mississippi police officer outside his police station. Andre A. Sullivan was charged Thursday as an accessory aft...
19:36, 05/10/2019

Grandmother charged with dumping son’s baby at firehouse A Chicago grandmother claimed she discovered a crying newborn abandoned in the trash — but her story unraveled when it was revealed the baby actually belonged to her teenage son, according to a ...
21:00, 05/13/2019

Arkansas man charged with murder after body found in car HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man faces a murder charge after sheriff’s deputies said they found a body in his car during an April traffic stop. The Hot Springs Sentinel-Record reports Tu...
21:48, 05/21/2019

Former JTED employee charged with stealing $12K from district PIMA COUNTY- A former employee of the Pima County Joint Technical Education District is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from students and parents. Tyler Jeffrey Buntrock reportedly stole $12,...
02:12, 05/23/2019

Qatari Executive Is Charged With Corruption in I.A.A.F Scandal Yousef al-Obaidly, chief of the beIN Media Group, was accused of making a payoff to secure hosting rights for the track and field world championships....
17:24, 05/22/2019

N. Ireland: 2 charged over riot where journalist was killed LONDON (AP) — Two men have appeared in court charged with rioting in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, on the night journalist Lyra McKee was shot and killed. Prosecutors allege Paul McIntyre and Christo...
17:24, 05/11/2019

Financiers Are Charged With Stripping Insurers of Cash Two New York-based financiers have been charged in a complex investment scheme that prosecutors say bled five insurers of cash and other valuable assets, driving some out of business and causing milli...
09:24, 05/03/2019

Man charged in fatal attack on Appalachian Trail Federal authorities say a Massachusetts man has been arrested in an attack on the Appalachian Trail that left one person dead and another severely injured....
21:00, 05/12/2019

Iowa dentist won’t be charged for would-be burglar’s death MAQUOKETA, Iowa (AP) — A prosecutor says an Iowa dentist won’t be charged in the death of a man suspected of trying to steal items from the dentist’s office. Dr. Clyde Overturff had told o...
18:48, 05/23/2019

Man charged after 2 women beaten to death in Michigan MASON, Mich. (AP) — A man has been charged with murder in the deaths of two women who were found fatally beaten after he allegedly showed cellphone photos of the bodies to police during a traffic stop...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Sister of ex-NBA player charged with threatening witness The sister of former NBA player Sebastian Telfair has been accused of threatening a witness who took the stand at his New York City gun-possession trial....
22:36, 05/20/2019

Prisoner charged in cellmate's death has killed twice before A South Carolina prisoner recently charged with murder in the death of a cellmate last April killed another inmate 17 years ago and was sent away for life for the fatal stabbing of his roommate in 199...
03:24, 05/24/2019

Man charged in death of daughter he mistook for intruder GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in South Carolina have charged a man with killing his daughter, whom he mistook for a potential intruder. The Greenville County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-...
02:36, 05/24/2019

Tow truck driver charged in death of man during SUV repo HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say a tow truck driver has been arrested and charged after a 68-year-old Texas man died while trying to stop the driver from repossessing his SUV. Houston police say Oscar L...
20:48, 05/03/2019

WikiLeaks Founder Assange Charged With 17 New Counts WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was indicted on additional U.S. charges, accusing him of engaging in a wide-ranging effort to obtain classified information about the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and oth...
03:00, 05/24/2019

Man charged with murder in death of Georgia professor ATLANTA (AP) — A man is charged with murder in the death of a University of Georgia professor at a central Georgia home where authorities say the homeowner apparently killed himself after investigator...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Bond set for man charged with abducting Texas girl FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Bond has been set at $100,000 for a Texas man accused of abducting an 8-year-old girl as she walked with her mother in Fort Worth over the weekend. Michael Webb was being held...
22:48, 05/20/2019

Kellen Winslow rape trial Day 4: Woman testifies about 'pervert in the neighborhood' On Day 4 of the rape trial of Kellen Winslow II, a Vietnamese neighbor took the stand to testify about indecent exposure by the former NFL player.        ...
06:00, 05/24/2019

Fraternities suspended after document referencing 'rape attic' sparks protests at Swarthmore Dozens of students have been protesting Phi Psi fraternity after leaked documents revealed years of racist, homophobic and misogynist language.        ...
05:48, 05/01/2019

Ex-NFL star Kellen Winslow's rape trial gets ugly fast with first accuser's testimony Kellen Winslow II faced his first rape accuser in court on Tuesday, when she underwent intense questioning from his attorney.        ...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Swarthmore fraternities disband after student protests over document referencing 'rape attic' The fraternities at Swarthmore College disbanded after outrage over leaked documents detailed years of racist, homophobic and misogynist language.        ...
03:12, 05/02/2019

Joseph McCann hunt: Police searching for rape and kidnapping suspect 'arrest man after stand-off' Police hunting an "extremely dangerous" fugitive over the kidnap and rape of three women have arrested a man after a stand-off overnight following a new abduction....
13:48, 05/06/2019

'I graduated. These high school students couldn’t': Viral grad cap honors shooting victims The viral video shows a student's graduation mortarboard decorated with a QR code that links to a webpage honoring school shooting victims.        ...
04:36, 05/15/2019

Florida teacher charged with bringing gun, knives to school SEMINOLE, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida teacher was arrested after bringing a handgun and knives to the elementary school where she worked. The Tampa Bay Times reports 49-year-old Betty Jo Soto was...
10:12, 05/22/2019

Judge sentences last person charged in '16 shooting rampage The final person charged in a 2016 shooting rampage in Oklahoma that left two people dead and two police officers wounded has been sentenced to 30 years in prison....
22:36, 05/17/2019

Former VW C.E.O. Martin Winterkorn Is Charged by Germany in Diesel Scheme Prosecutors in Germany connected the charges against Martin Winterkorn and four other managers to events that ran from 2006, when the diesel scandal was first conceived, to 2015....
19:24, 04/28/2019