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South Carolina sexual assault victim severed assailant's penis after attack: police

South Carolina sexual assault victim severed assailant's penis after attack: police

A South Carolina woman who was being sexually assaulted over the summer apparently severed off her assailant's penis in an effort to stop the attack and get away, according to officials. Read full article: South Carolina sexual assault victim sev...→

South Carolina sexual assault victim severed assailant's penis after attack: police

South Carolina sexual assault victim severed assailant's penis after attack: police

A South Carolina woman who was being sexually assaulted over the summer apparently severed off her assailant's penis in an effort to stop the attack and get away, according to officials. Read full article: South Carolina sexual assault victim sev...→

Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Horrid Act, Criticizes Company's Response

Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Horrid Act, Criticizes Company's Response

Lacy Hay is one of thousands of women who say they were assaulted while using the ride share app Uber. Read full article: Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Hor...→

Man charged with attempted murder, sexual assault of girl, 11

Jose Santoyo allegedly came home from the bar with the girl’s mother but later got into bed with her 11-year-old daughter and sexually assaulted the girl. Read full article: Man charged with attempted murder, sexua...→

Inside Uber’s special unit investigating sexual assault allegations

Inside Uber’s special unit investigating sexual assault allegations

“It's only by really being honest with ourselves about what the data says that we can begin to develop best practices to end sexual violence,” Uber’s Chief Legal Officer Tony West tells NBC News’ Stephanie Gosk. She takes us inside Uber’s special investigations unit in Phoenix for a closer look at how the company handles sexual assault reports. Read full article: Inside Uber’s special unit investigating...→

Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Alleging Sexual Assault

Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Alleging Sexual Assault

A 23-year-old disabled woman sued Lyft Thursday, alleging that the ride-hailing platform knew about a sexual assault problem among its drivers for nearly five years before she herself was attacked earlier... Read full article: Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Allegin...→

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault

(CNN) — Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received 5,981 reports of sexual assault in 2017 and 2018. Among... Read full article: Uber releases safety report revealing 5,...→

19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Allegations Mount

19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Allegations Mount

Dozens of women have joined lawsuits against the ride-sharing company, saying it has not done enough to prevent assaults by drivers. Read full article: 19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Alle...→

Arcola police officer accused of sexual assault by 2nd alleged victim

Arcola police officer accused of sexual assault by 2nd alleged victim

After his first arrest, prosecutors worried there might be other alleged victims. Now those worries are a reality. Read full article: Arcola police officer accused of sexual ...→

Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault drops lawsuit

Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault drops lawsuit

Former sports reporter Kelli Tennant has dropped a lawsuit that accused NBA coach Luke Walton of the Sacramento Kings of sexual assault. Read full article: Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach...→

English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to victim, laughed about assault is sentenced to jail

English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to victim, laughed about assault is sentenced to jail

An English man who laughed at a woman and apparently proclaimed himself a rapist after assaulting her has been sentenced to prison. Read full article: English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to v...→

More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexual assault

More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexual assault

SAN FRANCISCO - Twenty more women have come forward alleging they were raped or sexually assaulted while using Lyft, adding to a growing list of legal complaints against the ride-hailing company from passengers who say they were targeted by drivers... Read full article: More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexua...→

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

On this week's episode of "Where Did You Get This Number?", Anthony and reporter LaCrai Mitchell take listeners to the 2020 presidential race in South Carolina. Read full article: Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the ...→

New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to Be Announced in SF

New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to Be Announced in SF

An attorney for 21 alleged sexual assault and rape victims will hold a press conference Wednesday in San Francisco to announce a new lawsuit against rideshare company Lyft. Read full article: New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to ...→

Summit aims to make sexual assault easier to report

Summit aims to make sexual assault easier to report

Governor Gretchen Whitmer told a crowd at Eastern Michigan University how she became a sexual assault survivor 30 years ago as a student at Michigan State and kept it quiet for many years. Read full article: Summit aims to make sexual assault easie...→

'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assault awareness, study finds

'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assault awareness, study finds

A "Grey's Anatomy" episode that aired in March made headlines for its focus on sexual assault and may have positively affected public health. Read full article: 'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assaul...→

Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline for sexual assault survivors to receive 24/7 counseling and support

Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline for sexual assault survivors to receive 24/7 counseling and support

Sexual assault survivors in Michigan now have more options when receiving anonymous counseling support thanks to a new hotline feature. As part of the fifth... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline f...→

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges "disgusting" sexual assault

The Duke of York's American accuser has given a damning, emotional interview detailing claims of forced sex, and other American women say he knows a lot more than he's admitting. Read full article: Prince Andrew email surfaces as American...→

Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual Assault Accusations

Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual Assault Accusations

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax says he is suing CBS Corp. in Alexandria to clear his name after the network aired two interviews with women who accused Fairfax of sexual assault. Read full article: Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual ...→

Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual Assault Inside BART Parking Lot Elevator

Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual Assault Inside BART Parking Lot Elevator

Police are looking for a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman in a parking garage elevator at BART Millbrae station early Friday morning. Read full article: Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual...→

Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Grant

Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Grant

A new $2 million dollar grant will address sexual assault kit testing, victim advocacy, and investigations.   Read full article: Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assa...→

Georgetown player threatened to ‘send people’ after burglary, assault victim: police

Georgetown player threatened to ‘send people’ after burglary, assault victim: police

One of three Georgetown men’s basketball players accused of burglary, sexual assault and harassment threatened to retaliate against his accuser, police reports show. The reports, obtained by USA TO… Read full article: Georgetown player threatened to ‘send pe...→

Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Reports Of Sexual Assault In 2018

Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Reports Of Sexual Assault In 2018

Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday that revealed, among other details, that it received over 3,000 reports of sexual assault in 2018. Read full article: Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Rep...→

Uber reveals widespread sexual assault problem, including hundreds of reports of rape

Uber reveals widespread sexual assault problem, including hundreds of reports of rape

The figure was among several alarming statistics made available in a first-of-its-kind company safety report released Thursday. Read full article: Uber reveals widespread sexual assault p...→

Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual Assault and Making Victim Watch

Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual Assault and Making Victim Watch

A former contestant on Spain’s version of “Big Brother” says its staff stood by as she was sexually assaulted while unconscious, then filmed her emotional reaction to a video of the assault. Read full article: Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual...→

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Dianne Maros, of South Carolina, required 10 procedures and has been in hospital since October 20, according to the family's lawyer. Read full article: Bodycam footage shows South Carolina dep...→

Sentencing delayed in South End trench collapse trial as judge weighs victim statements

Sentencing delayed in South End trench collapse trial as judge weighs victim statements

Emotional pleas for justice brought tears in Suffolk Superior Court Wednesday as family members of the two men who drowned in a South End trench collapse in 2016 delivered victim impact statements … Read full article: Sentencing delayed in South End trench c...→

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

A group of 20 more sexual assault victims came forward Wednesday to file a lawsuit against ride-hailing app company Lyft. Read full article: 20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Laws...→

Oprah to produce documentary about sexual assault in music industry with filmmakers at AppleTV+

Oprah to produce documentary about sexual assault in music industry with filmmakers at AppleTV+

The film follows a former music executive who grapples with whether to go public with her story of assault and abuse by a notable figure in the industry. Read full article: Oprah to produce documentary about sexua...→

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges "disgusting" sexual assault

The Duke of York's American accuser has given a damning, emotional interview detailing claims of forced sex, and other American women say he knows a lot more than he's admitting. Read full article: Prince Andrew email surfaces as American...→

Men get plea deal in Smokies sexual assault of homeless men

Two men accused of taking homeless men to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to rape them have agreed to a plea deal Read full article: Men get plea deal in Smokies sexual assa...→

South Carolina law lax on regulating foreign animals

Mobs of kangaroos can roam largely unrestricted in Wisconsin, West Virginia and South Carolina, where state laws don't regulate ownership of the creatures Read full article: South Carolina law lax on regulating for...→

Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing sexual assault data

Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing sexual assault data

Study reveals 3,045 sexual assaults during its US rides last year, but context is important. Read full article: Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing se...→

Sexual assault reported in BART elevator, suspect sought

Sexual assault reported in BART elevator, suspect sought

Police said the sexual assault happened overnight Friday while BART trains were not in service. Read full article: Sexual assault reported in BART elevator...→

AutoNews Now: Uber discloses 3,000 claims of sexual assault in 2018

Uber: Passengers, drivers filed thousands of sexual assault claims last year | Aston CEO: Company not actively pursuing new investors; Dongfeng to trim PSA stake? | Ford's pooch pilot Read full article: AutoNews Now: Uber discloses 3,000 claim...→

The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunning sexual assault statistics

The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunning sexual assault statistics

The ride-sharing company disclosed that it received thousands of sexual abuse complaints in 2017 and 2018. Read full article: The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunni...→

Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims Last Year in Its Safety Review

Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims Last Year in Its Safety Review

Uber Technologies Inc. found more than 3,000 allegations of sexual assaults involving drivers or passengers on its platform in the U.S. last year, part of an extensive and long-awaited review in response to public safety concerns.The ride-hailing company released an 84-page... Read full article: Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims...→

Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach: report

Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach: report

A woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault in 2014 in a Southern California hotel room reportedly dropped her lawsuit against him. Read full article: Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops...→

Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault response 'train wreck'

Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault response 'train wreck'

A Wisconsin Air National Guard soldier whose complaints about sexual assault within his unit triggered two federal investigations says he won't be discharged from the military after all Read full article: Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault respons...→

'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assault led to increase in hotline calls

'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assault led to increase in hotline calls

Telephone calls to the RAINN sexual assault hotline were up 43 percent in the 48 hours after an episode that dealt with rape. Read full article: 'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assau...→

Former Bethel University Football Player Charged With Sexual Assault

Former Bethel University Football Player Charged With Sexual Assault

Gideon Erhabor - a former running back for Bethal University - has been charged with sexually assaulting three female students. Read full article: Former Bethel University Football Player...→

Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault Of Child In Terrell

Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault Of Child In Terrell

A man wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child in Terrell uses a fake name and may be hiding in different parts of North Texas, police say. Read full article: Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault...→

Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

Police said they believe Antony Gonzalez-Acosta was involved in other sexual assaults before he was 17, but he was arrested for latest one. Read full article: Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assau...→

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Mayor Pete Buttigieg continues emphasizing that he is a Bible-believing Christian, attempting to earn the support of Democrats. Read full article: Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Loo...→

South Carolina law lax on regulating foreign animals

Mobs of kangaroos can roam largely unrestricted in Wisconsin, West Virginia and South Carolina, where state laws don't regulate ownership of the creatures Read full article: South Carolina law lax on regulating for...→

Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual Assault Accusations

Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual Assault Accusations

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax says he is suing CBS Corp. in Alexandria to clear his name after the network aired two interviews with women who accused Fairfax of sexual assault. Read full article: Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual ...→

Man charged with attempted murder, sexual assault of girl, 11

Jose Santoyo allegedly came home from the bar with the girl’s mother but later got into bed with her 11-year-old daughter and sexually assaulted the girl. Read full article: Man charged with attempted murder, sexua...→

Sexual assault reported in BART elevator, suspect sought

Sexual assault reported in BART elevator, suspect sought

Police said the sexual assault happened overnight Friday while BART trains were not in service. Read full article: Sexual assault reported in BART elevator...→

Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Grant

Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Grant

A new $2 million dollar grant will address sexual assault kit testing, victim advocacy, and investigations.   Read full article: Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assa...→

Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Alleging Sexual Assault

Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Alleging Sexual Assault

A 23-year-old disabled woman sued Lyft Thursday, alleging that the ride-hailing platform knew about a sexual assault problem among its drivers for nearly five years before she herself was attacked earlier... Read full article: Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Allegin...→

The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunning sexual assault statistics

The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunning sexual assault statistics

The ride-sharing company disclosed that it received thousands of sexual abuse complaints in 2017 and 2018. Read full article: The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunni...→

Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Reports Of Sexual Assault In 2018

Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Reports Of Sexual Assault In 2018

Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday that revealed, among other details, that it received over 3,000 reports of sexual assault in 2018. Read full article: Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Rep...→

19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Allegations Mount

19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Allegations Mount

Dozens of women have joined lawsuits against the ride-sharing company, saying it has not done enough to prevent assaults by drivers. Read full article: 19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Alle...→

Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual Assault and Making Victim Watch

Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual Assault and Making Victim Watch

A former contestant on Spain’s version of “Big Brother” says its staff stood by as she was sexually assaulted while unconscious, then filmed her emotional reaction to a video of the assault. Read full article: Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual...→

Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault drops lawsuit

Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault drops lawsuit

Former sports reporter Kelli Tennant has dropped a lawsuit that accused NBA coach Luke Walton of the Sacramento Kings of sexual assault. Read full article: Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach...→

Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault response 'train wreck'

Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault response 'train wreck'

A Wisconsin Air National Guard soldier whose complaints about sexual assault within his unit triggered two federal investigations says he won't be discharged from the military after all Read full article: Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault respons...→

More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexual assault

More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexual assault

SAN FRANCISCO - Twenty more women have come forward alleging they were raped or sexually assaulted while using Lyft, adding to a growing list of legal complaints against the ride-hailing company from passengers who say they were targeted by drivers... Read full article: More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexua...→

Former Bethel University Football Player Charged With Sexual Assault

Former Bethel University Football Player Charged With Sexual Assault

Gideon Erhabor - a former running back for Bethal University - has been charged with sexually assaulting three female students. Read full article: Former Bethel University Football Player...→

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

A group of 20 more sexual assault victims came forward Wednesday to file a lawsuit against ride-hailing app company Lyft. Read full article: 20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Laws...→

New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to Be Announced in SF

New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to Be Announced in SF

An attorney for 21 alleged sexual assault and rape victims will hold a press conference Wednesday in San Francisco to announce a new lawsuit against rideshare company Lyft. Read full article: New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to ...→

Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault Of Child In Terrell

Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault Of Child In Terrell

A man wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child in Terrell uses a fake name and may be hiding in different parts of North Texas, police say. Read full article: Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault...→

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges "disgusting" sexual assault

The Duke of York's American accuser has given a damning, emotional interview detailing claims of forced sex, and other American women say he knows a lot more than he's admitting. Read full article: Prince Andrew email surfaces as American...→

'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assault awareness, study finds

'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assault awareness, study finds

A "Grey's Anatomy" episode that aired in March made headlines for its focus on sexual assault and may have positively affected public health. Read full article: 'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assaul...→

Men get plea deal in Smokies sexual assault of homeless men

Two men accused of taking homeless men to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to rape them have agreed to a plea deal Read full article: Men get plea deal in Smokies sexual assa...→

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges "disgusting" sexual assault

The Duke of York's American accuser has given a damning, emotional interview detailing claims of forced sex, and other American women say he knows a lot more than he's admitting. Read full article: Prince Andrew email surfaces as American...→

Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Horrid Act, Criticizes Company's Response

Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Horrid Act, Criticizes Company's Response

Lacy Hay is one of thousands of women who say they were assaulted while using the ride share app Uber. Read full article: Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Hor...→

Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing sexual assault data

Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing sexual assault data

Study reveals 3,045 sexual assaults during its US rides last year, but context is important. Read full article: Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing se...→

Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual Assault Inside BART Parking Lot Elevator

Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual Assault Inside BART Parking Lot Elevator

Police are looking for a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman in a parking garage elevator at BART Millbrae station early Friday morning. Read full article: Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual...→

Inside Uber’s special unit investigating sexual assault allegations

Inside Uber’s special unit investigating sexual assault allegations

“It's only by really being honest with ourselves about what the data says that we can begin to develop best practices to end sexual violence,” Uber’s Chief Legal Officer Tony West tells NBC News’ Stephanie Gosk. She takes us inside Uber’s special investigations unit in Phoenix for a closer look at how the company handles sexual assault reports. Read full article: Inside Uber’s special unit investigating...→

AutoNews Now: Uber discloses 3,000 claims of sexual assault in 2018

Uber: Passengers, drivers filed thousands of sexual assault claims last year | Aston CEO: Company not actively pursuing new investors; Dongfeng to trim PSA stake? | Ford's pooch pilot Read full article: AutoNews Now: Uber discloses 3,000 claim...→

Georgetown player threatened to ‘send people’ after burglary, assault victim: police

Georgetown player threatened to ‘send people’ after burglary, assault victim: police

One of three Georgetown men’s basketball players accused of burglary, sexual assault and harassment threatened to retaliate against his accuser, police reports show. The reports, obtained by USA TO… Read full article: Georgetown player threatened to ‘send pe...→

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault

(CNN) — Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received 5,981 reports of sexual assault in 2017 and 2018. Among... Read full article: Uber releases safety report revealing 5,...→

Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims Last Year in Its Safety Review

Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims Last Year in Its Safety Review

Uber Technologies Inc. found more than 3,000 allegations of sexual assaults involving drivers or passengers on its platform in the U.S. last year, part of an extensive and long-awaited review in response to public safety concerns.The ride-hailing company released an 84-page... Read full article: Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims...→

Uber reveals widespread sexual assault problem, including hundreds of reports of rape

Uber reveals widespread sexual assault problem, including hundreds of reports of rape

The figure was among several alarming statistics made available in a first-of-its-kind company safety report released Thursday. Read full article: Uber reveals widespread sexual assault p...→

Arcola police officer accused of sexual assault by 2nd alleged victim

Arcola police officer accused of sexual assault by 2nd alleged victim

After his first arrest, prosecutors worried there might be other alleged victims. Now those worries are a reality. Read full article: Arcola police officer accused of sexual ...→

Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach: report

Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach: report

A woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault in 2014 in a Southern California hotel room reportedly dropped her lawsuit against him. Read full article: Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops...→

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Dianne Maros, of South Carolina, required 10 procedures and has been in hospital since October 20, according to the family's lawyer. Read full article: Bodycam footage shows South Carolina dep...→

English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to victim, laughed about assault is sentenced to jail

English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to victim, laughed about assault is sentenced to jail

An English man who laughed at a woman and apparently proclaimed himself a rapist after assaulting her has been sentenced to prison. Read full article: English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to v...→

'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assault led to increase in hotline calls

'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assault led to increase in hotline calls

Telephone calls to the RAINN sexual assault hotline were up 43 percent in the 48 hours after an episode that dealt with rape. Read full article: 'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assau...→

Sentencing delayed in South End trench collapse trial as judge weighs victim statements

Sentencing delayed in South End trench collapse trial as judge weighs victim statements

Emotional pleas for justice brought tears in Suffolk Superior Court Wednesday as family members of the two men who drowned in a South End trench collapse in 2016 delivered victim impact statements … Read full article: Sentencing delayed in South End trench c...→

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

On this week's episode of "Where Did You Get This Number?", Anthony and reporter LaCrai Mitchell take listeners to the 2020 presidential race in South Carolina. Read full article: Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the ...→

Oprah to produce documentary about sexual assault in music industry with filmmakers at AppleTV+

Oprah to produce documentary about sexual assault in music industry with filmmakers at AppleTV+

The film follows a former music executive who grapples with whether to go public with her story of assault and abuse by a notable figure in the industry. Read full article: Oprah to produce documentary about sexua...→

Summit aims to make sexual assault easier to report

Summit aims to make sexual assault easier to report

Governor Gretchen Whitmer told a crowd at Eastern Michigan University how she became a sexual assault survivor 30 years ago as a student at Michigan State and kept it quiet for many years. Read full article: Summit aims to make sexual assault easie...→

Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

Police said they believe Antony Gonzalez-Acosta was involved in other sexual assaults before he was 17, but he was arrested for latest one. Read full article: Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assau...→

Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline for sexual assault survivors to receive 24/7 counseling and support

Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline for sexual assault survivors to receive 24/7 counseling and support

Sexual assault survivors in Michigan now have more options when receiving anonymous counseling support thanks to a new hotline feature. As part of the fifth... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline f...→

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Mayor Pete Buttigieg continues emphasizing that he is a Bible-believing Christian, attempting to earn the support of Democrats. Read full article: Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Loo...→

South Carolina law lax on regulating foreign animals

Mobs of kangaroos can roam largely unrestricted in Wisconsin, West Virginia and South Carolina, where state laws don't regulate ownership of the creatures Read full article: South Carolina law lax on regulating for...→

Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Horrid Act, Criticizes Company's Response

Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Horrid Act, Criticizes Company's Response

Lacy Hay is one of thousands of women who say they were assaulted while using the ride share app Uber. Read full article: Uber Sexual Assault Survivor Recalls Hor...→

Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual Assault Accusations

Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual Assault Accusations

Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax says he is suing CBS Corp. in Alexandria to clear his name after the network aired two interviews with women who accused Fairfax of sexual assault. Read full article: Va. Lt. Gov. Sues CBS for Airing Sexual ...→

Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing sexual assault data

Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing sexual assault data

Study reveals 3,045 sexual assaults during its US rides last year, but context is important. Read full article: Editorial: Commend Uber for releasing se...→

Man charged with attempted murder, sexual assault of girl, 11

Jose Santoyo allegedly came home from the bar with the girl’s mother but later got into bed with her 11-year-old daughter and sexually assaulted the girl. Read full article: Man charged with attempted murder, sexua...→

Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual Assault Inside BART Parking Lot Elevator

Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual Assault Inside BART Parking Lot Elevator

Police are looking for a man suspected of sexually assaulting a woman in a parking garage elevator at BART Millbrae station early Friday morning. Read full article: Suspect Sought Following Reported Sexual...→

Sexual assault reported in BART elevator, suspect sought

Sexual assault reported in BART elevator, suspect sought

Police said the sexual assault happened overnight Friday while BART trains were not in service. Read full article: Sexual assault reported in BART elevator...→

Inside Uber’s special unit investigating sexual assault allegations

Inside Uber’s special unit investigating sexual assault allegations

“It's only by really being honest with ourselves about what the data says that we can begin to develop best practices to end sexual violence,” Uber’s Chief Legal Officer Tony West tells NBC News’ Stephanie Gosk. She takes us inside Uber’s special investigations unit in Phoenix for a closer look at how the company handles sexual assault reports. Read full article: Inside Uber’s special unit investigating...→

Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Grant

Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Grant

A new $2 million dollar grant will address sexual assault kit testing, victim advocacy, and investigations.   Read full article: Minnesota Awarded $2 Million Sexual Assa...→

AutoNews Now: Uber discloses 3,000 claims of sexual assault in 2018

Uber: Passengers, drivers filed thousands of sexual assault claims last year | Aston CEO: Company not actively pursuing new investors; Dongfeng to trim PSA stake? | Ford's pooch pilot Read full article: AutoNews Now: Uber discloses 3,000 claim...→

Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Alleging Sexual Assault

Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Alleging Sexual Assault

A 23-year-old disabled woman sued Lyft Thursday, alleging that the ride-hailing platform knew about a sexual assault problem among its drivers for nearly five years before she herself was attacked earlier... Read full article: Woman With Disability Sues Lyft, Allegin...→

Georgetown player threatened to ‘send people’ after burglary, assault victim: police

Georgetown player threatened to ‘send people’ after burglary, assault victim: police

One of three Georgetown men’s basketball players accused of burglary, sexual assault and harassment threatened to retaliate against his accuser, police reports show. The reports, obtained by USA TO… Read full article: Georgetown player threatened to ‘send pe...→

The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunning sexual assault statistics

The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunning sexual assault statistics

The ride-sharing company disclosed that it received thousands of sexual abuse complaints in 2017 and 2018. Read full article: The Morning Rundown: Uber reveals stunni...→

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault

Uber releases safety report revealing 5,981 incidents of sexual assault

(CNN) — Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday revealing, among other details, that it received 5,981 reports of sexual assault in 2017 and 2018. Among... Read full article: Uber releases safety report revealing 5,...→

Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Reports Of Sexual Assault In 2018

Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Reports Of Sexual Assault In 2018

Uber released its highly-anticipated safety report on Thursday that revealed, among other details, that it received over 3,000 reports of sexual assault in 2018. Read full article: Uber Safety Study Reveals Over 3,000 Rep...→

Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims Last Year in Its Safety Review

Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims Last Year in Its Safety Review

Uber Technologies Inc. found more than 3,000 allegations of sexual assaults involving drivers or passengers on its platform in the U.S. last year, part of an extensive and long-awaited review in response to public safety concerns.The ride-hailing company released an 84-page... Read full article: Uber Reports 3,000 Sexual Assault Claims...→

19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Allegations Mount

19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Allegations Mount

Dozens of women have joined lawsuits against the ride-sharing company, saying it has not done enough to prevent assaults by drivers. Read full article: 19 Women Sue Lyft as Sexual Assault Alle...→

Uber reveals widespread sexual assault problem, including hundreds of reports of rape

Uber reveals widespread sexual assault problem, including hundreds of reports of rape

The figure was among several alarming statistics made available in a first-of-its-kind company safety report released Thursday. Read full article: Uber reveals widespread sexual assault p...→

Arcola police officer accused of sexual assault by 2nd alleged victim

Arcola police officer accused of sexual assault by 2nd alleged victim

After his first arrest, prosecutors worried there might be other alleged victims. Now those worries are a reality. Read full article: Arcola police officer accused of sexual ...→

Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual Assault and Making Victim Watch

Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual Assault and Making Victim Watch

A former contestant on Spain’s version of “Big Brother” says its staff stood by as she was sexually assaulted while unconscious, then filmed her emotional reaction to a video of the assault. Read full article: Reality Show Accused of Recording Sexual...→

Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach: report

Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops lawsuit against Sacramento Kings coach: report

A woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault in 2014 in a Southern California hotel room reportedly dropped her lawsuit against him. Read full article: Luke Walton sexual assault accuser drops...→

Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault drops lawsuit

Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault drops lawsuit

Former sports reporter Kelli Tennant has dropped a lawsuit that accused NBA coach Luke Walton of the Sacramento Kings of sexual assault. Read full article: Woman who accused Sacramento Kings coach...→

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Bodycam footage shows South Carolina deputy accidentally shooting shoplifting suspect's mother in her home

Dianne Maros, of South Carolina, required 10 procedures and has been in hospital since October 20, according to the family's lawyer. Read full article: Bodycam footage shows South Carolina dep...→

Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault response 'train wreck'

Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault response 'train wreck'

A Wisconsin Air National Guard soldier whose complaints about sexual assault within his unit triggered two federal investigations says he won't be discharged from the military after all Read full article: Wisconsin Guard's sexual assault respons...→

English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to victim, laughed about assault is sentenced to jail

English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to victim, laughed about assault is sentenced to jail

An English man who laughed at a woman and apparently proclaimed himself a rapist after assaulting her has been sentenced to prison. Read full article: English man who said 'I'm a rapist' to v...→

'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assault led to increase in hotline calls

'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assault led to increase in hotline calls

Telephone calls to the RAINN sexual assault hotline were up 43 percent in the 48 hours after an episode that dealt with rape. Read full article: 'Grey's Anatomy' episode on sexual assau...→

More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexual assault

More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexual assault

SAN FRANCISCO - Twenty more women have come forward alleging they were raped or sexually assaulted while using Lyft, adding to a growing list of legal complaints against the ride-hailing company from passengers who say they were targeted by drivers... Read full article: More women sue Lyft alleging rape, sexua...→

Sentencing delayed in South End trench collapse trial as judge weighs victim statements

Sentencing delayed in South End trench collapse trial as judge weighs victim statements

Emotional pleas for justice brought tears in Suffolk Superior Court Wednesday as family members of the two men who drowned in a South End trench collapse in 2016 delivered victim impact statements … Read full article: Sentencing delayed in South End trench c...→

Former Bethel University Football Player Charged With Sexual Assault

Former Bethel University Football Player Charged With Sexual Assault

Gideon Erhabor - a former running back for Bethal University - has been charged with sexually assaulting three female students. Read full article: Former Bethel University Football Player...→

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the field in South Carolina

On this week's episode of "Where Did You Get This Number?", Anthony and reporter LaCrai Mitchell take listeners to the 2020 presidential race in South Carolina. Read full article: Catch him if you can: Joe Biden and the ...→

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Lawsuit Against Lyft

A group of 20 more sexual assault victims came forward Wednesday to file a lawsuit against ride-hailing app company Lyft. Read full article: 20 More Victims File Sexual Assault Laws...→

New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to Be Announced in SF

New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to Be Announced in SF

An attorney for 21 alleged sexual assault and rape victims will hold a press conference Wednesday in San Francisco to announce a new lawsuit against rideshare company Lyft. Read full article: New Sexual Assault Suit Against Lyft to ...→

Oprah to produce documentary about sexual assault in music industry with filmmakers at AppleTV+

Oprah to produce documentary about sexual assault in music industry with filmmakers at AppleTV+

The film follows a former music executive who grapples with whether to go public with her story of assault and abuse by a notable figure in the industry. Read full article: Oprah to produce documentary about sexua...→

Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault Of Child In Terrell

Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault Of Child In Terrell

A man wanted for aggravated sexual assault of a child in Terrell uses a fake name and may be hiding in different parts of North Texas, police say. Read full article: Man Wanted For Aggravated Sexual Assault...→

Summit aims to make sexual assault easier to report

Summit aims to make sexual assault easier to report

Governor Gretchen Whitmer told a crowd at Eastern Michigan University how she became a sexual assault survivor 30 years ago as a student at Michigan State and kept it quiet for many years. Read full article: Summit aims to make sexual assault easie...→

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges "disgusting" sexual assault

The Duke of York's American accuser has given a damning, emotional interview detailing claims of forced sex, and other American women say he knows a lot more than he's admitting. Read full article: Prince Andrew email surfaces as American...→

Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assault

Police said they believe Antony Gonzalez-Acosta was involved in other sexual assaults before he was 17, but he was arrested for latest one. Read full article: Grapevine Teen Arrested For Sexual Assau...→

'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assault awareness, study finds

'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assault awareness, study finds

A "Grey's Anatomy" episode that aired in March made headlines for its focus on sexual assault and may have positively affected public health. Read full article: 'Grey's Anatomy' increased sexual assaul...→

Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline for sexual assault survivors to receive 24/7 counseling and support

Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline for sexual assault survivors to receive 24/7 counseling and support

Sexual assault survivors in Michigan now have more options when receiving anonymous counseling support thanks to a new hotline feature. As part of the fifth... Read full article: Gov. Whitmer announces texting hotline f...→

Men get plea deal in Smokies sexual assault of homeless men

Two men accused of taking homeless men to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to rape them have agreed to a plea deal Read full article: Men get plea deal in Smokies sexual assa...→

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Looks for Votes in South Carolina

Mayor Pete Buttigieg continues emphasizing that he is a Bible-believing Christian, attempting to earn the support of Democrats. Read full article: Pete Buttigieg Clings to Bible as He Loo...→

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges

Prince Andrew email surfaces as American woman alleges "disgusting" sexual assault

The Duke of York's American accuser has given a damning, emotional interview detailing claims of forced sex, and other American women say he knows a lot more than he's admitting. Read full article: Prince Andrew email surfaces as American...→