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Trans teens face higher sexual assault risk when schools restrict bathrooms

(Reuters Health) - Transgender adolescents may be less likely to be sexually assaulted when they can use school bathrooms and locker rooms that match their gender identity rather than their sex assigned at birth, a U.S. survey suggests....

Trans teens face higher sexual assault risk when schools restrict bathrooms

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‘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 rec...
00:48, 05/12/2019

North Carolina: trans people given right to use bathrooms matching identity Settlement marks the end of a three-year battle over a controversial ‘bathroom bill’, also known as HB2A federal judge has affirmed the right of trans...
08:16, 07/24/2019

4 Your Health: Overweight teens face heart risk Overweight teens are at risk for rare heart condition later in life. Overweight teens may face a higher risk of a rare but serious heart condition as ...
21:48, 05/29/2019

Olesen to face trial on sexual assault charges Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft      ...
21:48, 08/21/2019

Cristiano Ronaldo Will Not Face Charges in Las Vegas Sexual Assault Case UPDATE: Cristiano Ronaldo will not face charges in relation to a 2009 sexual assault allegation leveled against him, E! News can confirm. The Clark ...
02:48, 07/23/2019

Ronaldo will not face criminal charges in alleged sexual assault case District attorney's office decides Kathryn Mayorga’s claim of alleged sexual assault in 2009 couldn't be proven beyond a reasonable do...
01:32, 07/23/2019

Sleepy athletes may face higher concussion risk (Reuters Health) - College athletes may face a higher risk for sport-related concussions if they have insomnia or even if they're just chronically sle...
23:32, 04/28/2019

Why do women face higher heart disease risk after breast cancer? New research confirms that women who have undergone breast cancer therapy are more at risk of cardiovascular disease, and it also shows why this may b...
04:00, 06/21/2019

Some Colo. schools stocking kitty litter bucket emergency bathrooms for lockdowns In case of a school lockdown, some Colorado classrooms will have “go buckets” if students need to use the bathroom while hiding from a thr...
01:48, 08/23/2019

Migrants and refugees face higher risk of developing ill-health, says UN report on displaced people in Europe European authorities are “struggling” to meet the needs of irregular migrants and refugees who are wrongly accused of spreading sickness among host co...
23:16, 04/28/2019

Vegans have a higher risk of stroke, lower risk of heart disease: study So-called “healthy” herbivores are damned if they do, and damned if they don’t. New research has found that some health nuts who eat...
05:00, 09/06/2019

Vegetarians have higher risk for stroke, lower heart disease risk (Reuters Health) - People who follow vegetarian or vegan diets may have lower odds for heart disease but higher chances of having a stroke, compared t...
22:48, 09/18/2019

Vegan, Vegetarians At Low Risk Of Heart Disease But Higher Risk Of Stroke The study has said that while vegan and vegetarian diets may be linked with lower risk of heart diseases, they might be linked with higher risk of str...
14:16, 09/05/2019

People have unknowingly come face to face with two teens on the lam in Canada, suspected of murder In Northern Manitoba, the bugs are so big they can bite through your clothes. But this is reportedly where two teens suspected of killing three people...
08:16, 08/01/2019

Teens wanted for robbery and assault in Manhattan Cops are on the hunt for four teens who allegedly robbed two people in Manhattan and attacked one of them, police said Friday. The teens are wanted fo...
22:48, 05/24/2019

Georgia officer convicted of sexual misconduct with teens RICHMOND HILL, Ga. (AP) — A former Georgia police officer faces at least 10 years in prison for enticing children on a military post to have sex. News...
15:16, 06/27/2019

Higher Secondary Schools Reopen In J&K's Poonch After 3 Weeks Higher secondary schools reopened in Poonch district of Jammu region on Monday after remaining closed for over three weeks due to restrictions imposed...
04:48, 08/27/2019

Teens can have tough time searching for sexual health information online (Reuters Health) - While teens mostly navigate the internet with ease, they may have a tough time finding information on sexual health, a new study su...
01:16, 05/01/2019

Chicago Public Schools Ordered to Toughen Sexual Misconduct Policies An official said the order followed “the most comprehensive investigation” the department’s office for civil rights “has ever undertaken of sexual vio...
02:17, 09/13/2019

How a new DNA rape kit can help victims of sexual assault After struggling with her own trauma, Wangu Kanja now helps women in Africa pursue perpetrators of sexual violence. Some at the Religions for Peace ga...
18:32, 08/23/2019

Bear scare: teens come face-to-face with black bear (KCRA) Two teenage boys said they learned an important lesson after finding a bear inside their vacation home in Truckee, California. Hayes Sherman an...
04:48, 08/21/2019

Inflammation in late teens linked to mortality risk decades later Experts know little about how inflammation in early life affects health later on. A new study links teen inflammation to mortality risk 35 years later...
06:01, 09/07/2019

Bad sleep habits lead teens to high-risk sex: study A lack of sleep is a gateway to wild teenage sex — and the majority of teens just aren’t getting enough, a new study finds. “Insufficient ...
20:48, 06/04/2019

Former USC gynecologist pleads not guilty to sexual assault A former University of Southern California gynecologist accused by hundreds of patients of molestation and other misconduct over the past three decade...
00:48, 07/02/2019

Former USC gynecologist accused of sexual assault of 16 patients The former longtime gynecologist at the University of Southern California was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting 16 women at the student healt...
08:00, 06/27/2019

R. Kelly has been charged with 11 new counts of sexual assault Disgraced R&B singer R. Kelly has just been charged with 11 brand new counts of sexual assault and sexual abuse, according to the Chicago Tribune....
00:16, 05/31/2019

Trump Says He ‘Never Met’ Author Who Has Accused Him of Sexual Assault President Donald Trump said Friday that he “never met” a New York advice columnist and author who claims that he sexually assaulted her in...
07:16, 06/23/2019

R. Kelly charged with 11 new counts of sexual assault Prosecutors in Cook County, Ill., filed 11 new charges related to sexual assault against singer R. Kelly, who could face up to 30 years in prison if c...
22:48, 05/30/2019

Reports of sexual assault in the military spike WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says reports of military sexual assaults jumped by 13% last year, but an anonymous survey of service members suggests t...
18:32, 05/02/2019

Tinder lawsuit: ex-VP accuses former CEO of sexual assault Rosette Pambakian says she was fired after she complained about alleged 2016 attack by Gregory BlattAn ex-executive at dating site Tinder has sued the...
03:16, 08/06/2019

‘Woke’ Lyft hit with 7 sexual assault lawsuits in a day On August 1 2019, Lyft was hit with seven sexual assault lawsuits from women who were allegedly raped or assaulted by their drivers — and still charge...
11:48, 08/22/2019

Act drafted to combat military sexual assault WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Martha McSally is continuing her push to combat military sexual assault. On Tuesday, May 15 she formally introdu...
05:48, 05/16/2019

UK Conservative lawmaker charged with sexual assault Prosecutors in Britain have confirmed they are charging Conservative lawmaker Charlie Elphicke with sexual assault against two women. The loss of a To...
23:32, 07/22/2019

Study: Dietary supplements may raise death risk in children, teens Roughly 40 percent of people up to age 25 who took weight loss, muscle building and energy supplements suffered severe medical complications such as h...
00:32, 06/06/2019

Wisconsin reinstates Cephus after sexual assault acquittal Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus will be able to return to school after a jury acquitted him of sexual assault charges      ...
22:00, 08/19/2019

Trump: Woman who accused him of sexual assault not his type WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a New York City depa...
05:00, 06/25/2019

Cops investigate possible sexual assault in Stuy Town A woman was choked unconscious and possibly sexually assaulted in an early Saturday attack downtown, police said. The victim, 20, was walking near Stu...
16:48, 06/29/2019

'I believe the president': GOP stands by Trump on sexual assault allegation Republicans believe Donald Trump. They're not so sure about the woman.The president’s GOP allies in Congress are moving swiftly to dismiss new rape ac...
00:32, 06/26/2019

Sexual assault survivors are using this sex education app to regain confidence For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it...
16:32, 07/15/2019

Former USC gynecologist pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges Former University of Southern California gynecologist George Tyndall pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting 16 students while working for the unive...
03:48, 07/02/2019

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 s...
07:00, 05/18/2019

Ex-USC gynecologist arrested in Los Angeles on sexual assault charges Los Angeles police arrested a former University of Southern California gynecologist on Wednesday on charges of sexually assaulting 16 patients, author...
04:16, 06/27/2019

| Danish star Olesen charged with sexual assault Danish golf star Thorbjorn Olesen has been suspended from the European Tour after being charged with sexual assault, being drunk on an aircraft and co...
14:16, 08/07/2019

NBA, Kings close Walton sexual assault case Investigators for the Sacramento Kings and NBA determined that, based on available evidence, there was "not a sufficient basis to support" the sexual ...
22:00, 08/23/2019

Former Magic: The Gathering Pro Arrested On Sexual Assault Charges Conley Woods, a former Magic: The Gathering Pro and contributor to the game’s official website, has been arrested in Santa Fe on charges of “criminal ...
02:32, 07/18/2019

N.B.A. Closes Luke Walton Sexual Assault Investigation The league said it did not find “sufficient basis” for a former sports reporter’s allegations against Walton, the head coach of the Sacramento Kings....
05:00, 08/24/2019

Hayne in court again in relation to alleged sexual assault NEWCASTLE, Australia (AP) — Rugby league star Jarryd Hayne has faced court after police laid a second charge in relation to the alleged aggravated sex...
05:16, 05/15/2019

Reports: Olesen accused of sexual assault on flight Reports: Thorbjorn Olesen arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting female passenger on flight to London from WGC in Tennessee    &...
14:48, 08/02/2019

Reports of Sexual Assault in the Military Soar by 50 Percent to More Than 20,000 Fueled by a significant increase in attacks on women in the military ages 17-24, reports of sexual assault in the military soared by 50 percent in 201...
12:48, 05/03/2019

Former Nebraska officer convicted of on-duty sexual assault LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A former Nebraska police officer accused of repeatedly forcing a mentally ill woman into sex while he was on the force has been c...
19:48, 06/24/2019

Colts drafted Okereke despite sexual assault allegation INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — General manager Chris Ballard says the Indianapolis Colts knew about a sexual assault allegation against Bobby Okereke before draf...
22:16, 06/05/2019

Jury acquits Mateen Cleaves of sexual assault Former Michigan State basketball player Mateen Cleaves was acquitted Tuesday of charges alleging that he sexually assaulted a woman in a motel room fo...
09:16, 08/21/2019

Rapper Common alleges childhood sexual assault Oscar-winner says he recalled the traumatic memory while working with Laura Dern on the film The TaleCommon, the Oscar-winning rapper, actor and activ...
19:48, 05/08/2019

British politician Elphicke charged with sexual assault A lawmaker in Britain's ruling Conservative party has been charged with three counts of sexual assault against two women, the Crown Prosecution Servic...
13:32, 07/22/2019

Man sentenced in 2002 sexual assault cold case TUCSON – A man connected to a 2002 sexual assault cold case was sentenced to 35 years in prison Friday. Troy Ringwald is accused of sexually assaultin...
00:00, 07/20/2019

Former Tinder exec says she was fired over sexual assault complaint A one-time senior executive at Tinder who publicly accused the dating app’s former CEO of sexually assaulting her has filed a new lawsuit agains...
07:48, 08/06/2019

How the messaging app ‘bthere’ became a sexual assault prevention tool For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it...
17:32, 05/21/2019

‘Nothing Happened, Ever’: General Defends Himself Against Sexual Assault Claims Gen. John E. Hyten, who has been nominated to be the Pentagon’s No. 2 military official, said he did not sexually assault a subordinate colonel at the...
19:16, 07/30/2019

Ex-USC gynecologist pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges A former University of Southern California gynecologist pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sexually assaulting 16 patients, in a scandal that ...
21:48, 07/01/2019

Stanford students use AR to keep spotlight on campus sexual assault A brutal 2015 attack on a Stanford student was supposed to be memorialized with a plaque; now students have created an alternative using augmented rea...
22:01, 09/19/2019

Former Tinder exec sues ex-CEO and IAC on claim of sexual assault Rosette Pambakian, who previously served as vice president of marketing and communications at Tinder, alleges in the complaint that she was fired in p...
04:48, 08/06/2019

Nearly half of patients keep information about sexual assault, depression from doctors Nearly half of patients who've survived a sexual assault, faced threats of domestic violence, struggled with depression or thought about committing su...
01:00, 08/15/2019

Sexual Assault Cases Spike In US Military, Hit New Record: Pentagon The US Defense Department said on Thursday the estimated number of sexual assaults in the military climbed nearly 38 percent in 2018 compared with a s...
22:48, 05/02/2019

Former USC gynecologist George Tyndall arrested on 29 counts of sexual assault Authorities in California arrested a former University of Southern California gynecologist and charged him with the sexual assault of 16 students, pro...
05:16, 06/27/2019

Why did the media downplay the latest sexual assault allegation against Trump? A lack of enthusiasm from top TV and print outlets to cover E Jean Carroll’s accusation has left many observers rattledThe leader of the world’s most ...
22:48, 06/25/2019

Ryder Cup winner Olesen charged with sexual assault on flight Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen has been charged with sexual assault, being drunk on an aircraft and common assault and will appear in court on Aug. 21...
05:48, 08/07/2019

Trump Nominee Another Man Facing No Consequences for Alleged Sexual Assault A Senate committee approved Air Force Gen. John Hyten’s nomination to become vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff on Wednesday despite accusatio...
21:48, 08/01/2019

Trump compares himself to Kavanaugh in latest sexual assault allegation “You can’t do that for the sake of publicity,” the president said of the accusations by E. Jean Carroll, a magazine writer and advice columnist who al...
22:32, 06/22/2019

Halsey Gets Real About Sobriety, Pregnancy and Surviving Sexual Assault Halsey is an open book. As the cover star of Rolling Stone's "Hot Issue," the songstress got candid on her life today--and seemingly no topic was of...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Trump Faces New Sexual Assault Allegation; He Issues Denial WASHINGTON (AP) — A New York-based advice columnist claims Donald Trump sexually assaulted her in a dressing room at a Manhattan department store in t...
18:32, 06/22/2019

‘She’s not my type,’ Trump says of E. Jean Carroll, who accused him of sexual assault WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a New York City depa...
16:32, 06/25/2019

"She's Not My Type": Trump Denies Sexual Assault Allegations By US Writer President Donald Trump on Monday said New York-based writer E. Jean Carroll was "totally lying" when she accused him of sexually assaulting her more t...
02:48, 06/25/2019

Ashley Wagner took on controversial topics before speaking out about sexual assault Ashley Wagner shared her story this week of being sexually assaulted at 17, but the Olympic figure skater has taken on other tough topics in the past....
22:48, 08/02/2019

President Trump Says Woman Who Accused Him of Sexual Assault Not His ‘Type’ WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says a New York-based advice columnist who has accused him of sexually assaulting her in a New York City dep...
07:32, 06/25/2019

Trump denies womans 90's sexual assault allegation US President Donald Trump says a New York-based advice columnist who claims he sexually assaulted her in a Manhattan department store dressing room in...
00:16, 06/23/2019

New Zealand PM Apologises Over Party's Handling Of Sexual Assault Case New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern today apologised for her party's handling of sexual assault complaints against a party staffer and accepted ...
15:48, 09/11/2019

Knix underwear apologizes for ‘appalling’ ad seeming to suggest sexual assault An underwear brand has apologized after coming under fire for accidentally releasing an advertisement for its leakproof underwear that many felt appea...
22:48, 09/13/2019

Trump denies woman's sexual assault accusation: 'She's not my type' U.S. President Donald Trump denied a new accusation of sexual violence raised by a woman who said she had to fight him off more than 20 years ago in t...
21:32, 06/25/2019

Trump sexual assault allegation should be investigated, say Republican duo – live Senators Mitt Romney and Joni Ernst say ‘very serious allegation’ from E Jean Carroll should be ‘fully evaluated’ – follow the latest liveSign up for ...
22:16, 06/26/2019

Women in gaming open up on Twitter about sexual assault in the industry Ever since the MeToo movement started, more and more women from across various professions and walks of life have come forward with their own stories ...
05:48, 08/28/2019

North Carolina Steps Toward Changing Sexual Assault Laws RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Prosecutors in North Carolina can have a tough time proving a rape case if the victim is drunk. That’s because it is not il...
20:16, 05/05/2019

Whatever Happened To The Other Wall Street Millionaire Accused Of Sexual Assault? Since 2017, eight women have gone to civil court and said they were sexually assaulted by the Wall Street financier Howard Rubin. One woman has since ...
23:32, 09/19/2019

Felipe Vázquez Charged With Statutory Sexual Assault Of 13-Year-Old Hours after Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez was arrested yesterday in Pittsburgh on behalf of Lee County (Florida) authorities for a pair of child solic...
22:19, 09/18/2019

Two Prominent Women Defend General Against Sexual Assault Claim Gen. John E. Hyten, who has been nominated to be the Pentagon’s vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs, said he did not sexually assault a subordinate colo...
02:48, 07/31/2019

Stanford sexual assault survivor identifies herself before release of memoir Chanel Miller reads from impact statement that went viralCase highlighted scourge of sexual assault on US campusesThe woman whose statement at the tri...
21:16, 09/04/2019

Sexual Assault In US Military Jumped 13 Per Cent In 2018: Report Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan called for tougher action against sexual assault in the US military Thursday after an annual Pentagon report...
03:32, 05/03/2019

Prosecutors drop sexual assault case against Kevin Spacey The Hollywood star had been accused of groping a 18-year-old man at a Massachusetts bar in 2016. But the case collapsed after the alleged victim refus...
10:32, 07/18/2019

Adrien Broner Sued Over 2018 Sexual Assault Incident, No, Not That One, Another One Welterweight boxer and all-around shitheel Adrien Broner is being sued in Ohio by a woman he sexually assaulted in a club in Cleveland in June 2018. F...
06:16, 06/05/2019

Uncle accused in girl’s death charged with sexual assault SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Prosecutors have filed new sexual assault charges against a Utah man accused in the death of his 5-year-old niece. Authorities s...
02:48, 06/06/2019

Stanford sexual assault survivor to publish book about her ordeal Publisher promises the as yet untitled work by ‘Emily Doe’ will reclaim her story and ‘change the way we talk about sexual assault forever’The anonymo...
15:48, 06/06/2019

CBI Takes Over Probe In UP Shelter Home Sexual Assault Case The CBI has taken over the investigation into the alleged sexual exploitation of minor girls in a shelter home in Deoria, Uttar Pradesh, officials sai...
02:16, 08/31/2019

Mario Batali Pleads Not Guilty In Sexual Assault Case UPDATE: In a Boston courtroom today, Mario Batali pleaded not guilty to a charge that he allegedly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in...
17:00, 05/24/2019

The Latest: UCLA did not report sexual assault post on Yelp LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on a retired UCLA gynecologist who is charged with sexually abusing two patients (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A spokeswo...
05:00, 06/12/2019

Colts knew LB Okereke faced sexual assault accusation Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard admitted Wednesday that he knew linebacker Bobby Okereke faced a sexual assault allegation in 2015 at...
00:16, 06/06/2019

New Wave of Student Activism Presses Colleges on Sexual Assault Student protesters across the country demanding action on issues related to sexual misconduct have focused on their schools, using similar tactics and...
22:32, 06/09/2019

Sexual assault epidemic has Pentagon, military leaders on the defensive SEXUAL ASSAULT SOARS: The Pentagon knew its latest report on sexual assault in the military was very bad news. After years of insisting it was making ...
14:00, 05/03/2019

Gillibrand says fellow Democrats ‘turn a blind eye to sexual assault’ Democratic presidential candidate Kirsten Gillibrand reportedly slammed her own party Thursday night, saying her fellow Democrats “turn a blind eye to...
10:00, 07/26/2019

McSally: 44% increase in sexual assault shows military commanders must do more Unit commanders need to be held responsible for making sure sexual assault cases are processed properly, Sen. Martha McSally said in response to a Pen...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Westchester teen harassed by classmates after reporting sexual assault A Westchester teen claims she was cruelly harassed by classmates after reporting that she was sexually assaulted at a party — and Croton-Harmon High S...
05:16, 09/08/2019

Uber settles with UK women who accused driver of sexual assault Firm had contested allegations but has reached undisclosed out-of-court settlementsUber has reached out-of-court settlements with two women who allege...
18:48, 06/27/2019

‘I accused Donald Trump of sexual assault. Now I sleep with a loaded gun’ Advice columnist E Jean Carroll on what happened after she told her storyMiss Bingley greets you in the driveway to the house in upstate New York, sur...
13:16, 07/13/2019

Quebec children at risk of lead exposure from water in schools and daycares: report Children in Quebec are at risk of lead exposure from drinking water in their daycares and elementary schools due to inadequate oversight, says a provi...
15:16, 07/11/2019

Kids and teens are experiencing such severe side effects from weight loss and sexual function pills, they're ending up in the hospital PIXNIO Young people in the US are experiencing severe side effects after using supplements for weight loss, sexual function, energy, and muscle gain,...
00:32, 06/08/2019

Emily Doe at the Center of Stanford Sexual Assault Case Reveals Her Identity Throughout Stanford swimmer Brock Turner’s trial, after which he was found guilty of three felony counts of assault, his accuser remained anonymous as...
18:48, 09/04/2019

17-month-old girl dies after sexual assault at Virginia hotel: police RICHMOND, Va. — Police in Virginia say a 17-month-old girl has died after being assaulted at a Richmond hotel. The girl’s mother, Aija Brown, te...
23:32, 05/15/2019

Donald Trump says sexual assault accuser E Jean Carroll 'not my type' Writer claims Trump forced himself on her in New York department store in 1990sDonald Trump has said a New York-based advice columnist who accused him...
16:00, 06/25/2019

Lawmakers torn over sexual assault allegations made against Trump nominee Members of the Senate Armed Services Committee are torn over the recent sexual assault allegations that were lobbied against President Trump’s n...
08:32, 07/12/2019

Ryder Cup player Olesen denies sexual assault charge: report Danish Ryder Cup golfer Thorbjorn Olesen denied charges of sexual assault, being drunk on an aircraft and common assault stemming from a trans-Atlanti...
05:16, 08/22/2019

Scotland Yard Questioned Kevin Spacey Over Sexual Assault Claims LONDON — British police have travelled to the U.S. to interview Kevin Spacey about sexual assault allegations. The Metropolitan Police is invest...
02:32, 07/07/2019

Fox News Is Pretending Trump Wasn't Just Accused of Violent Sexual Assault The president of the United States has been credibly accused of sexual assault by a high-profile writer, and has responded to this charge by saying th...
18:32, 06/25/2019

R&B Singer R. Kelly pleads not guilty to new felony sexual assault counts Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty to 11 new felony counts of sexual assault and abuse at a Chicago court hearing on Thursday, after prosecutors expan...
22:48, 06/06/2019

Journalist E. Jean Carroll accuses Trump, Moonves of sexual assault Journalist and advice columnist E. Jean Carroll accused President Donald Trump and former CBS CEO Les Moonves of sexual assault in an excerpt of her f...
07:00, 06/22/2019

Himachal Court Quashes Sexual Assault Complaint Against Actor Jeetendra The Himachal Pradesh High Court has quashed a complaint against veteran Bollywood actor Jeetendra, alleging that he sexually assaulted his cousin 48 y...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Kevin Spacey in surprise appearance at sexual assault case hearing Spacey, 59, accused of groping young man in Nantucket barActor pleaded not guilty to indecent assault and battery chargeWearing a gray suit and glasse...
17:32, 06/03/2019

What we know after figure skater Ashley Wagner's sexual assault revelation Figure skater Ashley Wagner told USA TODAY Sports she was sexually assaulted by late skater John Coughlin. What we know in the follow-up to her story....
22:48, 08/02/2019

Actor, YouTuber Ray Diaz arrested in sexual assault of teenager, police say Actor and YouTuber Ray Diaz was arrested Friday for sexual assault after videos posted on social media allegedly showed him berating, threatening and ...
09:32, 07/13/2019

TripAdvisor Is Launching New Tools To Spot Sexual Assault and Misconduct Allegations Two years ago, an expose revealed that TripAdvisor had removed reviews detailing robbery, sexual assault, and rape because they were either flagged as...
00:16, 05/15/2019

Trump repeats contested claim he does not know latest sexual assault accuser President to reporters: ‘I have no idea who this woman is’Picture shows Trump with E Jean Carroll around 1987Donald Trump has claimed again not to kno...
20:16, 06/22/2019

Trump faces fresh sexual assault allegation – live updates Journalist E Jean Carroll alleges assault took place 23 years ago in a dressing room of the Bergdorf Goodman department store in New York 6.40pm BST P...
19:48, 06/21/2019

What we know about sexual assault lawsuit filed against Patriots star Antonio Brown New England Patriots WR Antonio Brown is being accused of sexual assault and rape spanning three separate incidents by Memphis native Britney Taylor. ...
21:48, 09/11/2019

Ashley Wagner’s Account of Sexual Assault Shakes Figure Skating The Olympian wrote a first-person article in which she said she was attacked as a teenager in 2008 by an older skater: John Coughlin, who killed himse...
15:16, 08/02/2019

Trump nominee for Pentagon post denies sexual assault accusations U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become the second-highest ranking U.S. military officer categorically denied sexual assault allegations again...
17:16, 07/30/2019

Bill Cosby drops defamation case against sexual assault accusers Spokesman said Cosby dropped the case against seven women ‘to focus on other matters’Disgraced actor and comedian Bill Cosby has dropped his countersu...
08:16, 06/01/2019

E. Jean Carroll on Trump's Denial of Alleged Sexual Assault: 'I'm Sick of It' Columnist E. Jean Carroll, who accused President Donald Trump of raping her in an excerpt of her upcoming memoir What Do We Need Men For? A Modest Pro...
19:16, 06/24/2019

DNA from cigarette butts links man to 12-year-old's kidnapping, sexual assault: prosecutors A Connecticut man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the May kidnapping and sexual assault of a Massachusetts 12-year-old after investigators u...
11:16, 07/18/2019

Screenwriter Max Landis accused of rape, assault, psychological and sexual abuse Screenwriter Max Landis is facing allegations of sexual abuse and psychological manipulation from eight women who told their stories to the Daily Beas...
21:00, 06/19/2019

Vatican waives immunity for France envoy accused of sexual assault The Vatican has waived immunity for its envoy to France, who is under investigation for sexual assault, according to the Bishops' Conference of France...
21:48, 07/08/2019

Bill Cosby appeals sexual assault conviction over accuser testimonies Comedian Bill Cosby has filed a lengthy appeal of the sex assault conviction that landed him in prison, complaining the testimony of five other accuse...
18:32, 06/26/2019

Thorbjorn Olesen charged with sexual assault, suspended by European Tour Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen has been charged with sexual assault, common assault and being drunk on an aircraft. The European Tour suspended him. ...
05:48, 08/07/2019

Ryder Cup winner Thorbjørn Olesen charged with sexual assault on flight • Golfer charged with being drunk on plane and common assault• Olesen arrested after returning to London from NashvilleThe Ryder Cup winner Thorbjørn ...
00:16, 08/07/2019

Appeal Hearing for Bill Cosby’s Sexual Assault Conviction Begins Bill Cosby’s appellate team (Kristen Weisenburger and Barbara Zemlock) is hoping to throw out his sexual assault conviction at an appeal hearing sched...
05:48, 08/13/2019

Kevin Spacey accuser dies before sexual assault lawsuit proceeds The late and undisclosed plaintiff had accused the 'Baby Driver' actor of forcing him to grope his genitals during a massage therapy appointment in 20...
01:33, 09/19/2019

Nike drops Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Antonio Brown has been dropped from Nike — amid allegations that he raped his personal trainer. The lightning-rod New England Patriots receiver ...
22:02, 09/19/2019

NRL player Jack de Belin faces two new charges over alleged sexual assault Dragons player has pleaded not guilty to one charge relating to alleged rape of 19-year-old woman in December The St George Illawarra Dragons player J...
04:48, 05/29/2019

Antonio Brown released by Patriots amid sexual assault lawsuit The New England Patriots released Antonio Brown after less than two weeks with the team as more details of an alleged sexual assault were made public....
03:32, 09/21/2019

NYPD release images of Stuy Town sexual assault suspect The suspect is seen in the photos and video near the scene of the crime wearing black pants and a blue button-down shirt. He's still at large, cops sa...
00:16, 07/01/2019

Teens behind racist promposal to face ‘severe consequences’: principal A Southern California high school student thought it would be a good idea to include a racial slur in his “promposal” this year — which wa...
03:32, 05/16/2019

Smokers have higher risk for multiple strokes (Reuters Health) - Smokers who have a stroke are much more likely to have another one if they don't quit or at least cut back, a Chinese study suggest...
01:16, 05/18/2019

Law schools will face tougher sanctions if too many graduates fail bar exam Law schools could get their American Bar Association accreditation revoked if 75% of graduates who take the bar exam don't pass within two years...
20:16, 05/21/2019

New Zealand prime minister under pressure after party member accused of sexual assault New Zealand’s prime minister is facing pressure amid allegations that her party may have covered up a sexual assault complaint against one of its staf...
17:16, 09/13/2019

Man Who Strangled and Masturbated on an Unconscious Woman Got a Free Pass Under Alaska's Sexual Assault Law Last year, a man from Anchorage, Alaska pleaded guilty to second-degree assault for tackling, strangling, and ejaculating on an unconscious woman on t...
21:32, 06/17/2019

Ex-Badgers player Quintez Cephus found not guilty of two counts of sexual assault The former wide receiver was cleared of one count of second-degree sexual assault of an intoxicated victim and one count of third-degree sex assault. ...
03:48, 08/03/2019

Anonymous comes to town: the hackers who took on high school sexual assault in Ohio – documentary The sleepy rustbelt town of Steubenville, Ohio, was once best known for high school sports and as the birthplace of Dean Martin. But when a teen sexua...
21:32, 05/01/2019

For female vets, sex assault in military boosts odds of lasting sexual pain (Reuters Health) - Military women who are sexually assaulted may be at an especially high risk of developing lasting sexual pain, a U.S. study suggest...
02:48, 06/12/2019

Trump sexual assault accuser E Jean Carroll considers police complaint Writer open to working with NYPD in criminal investigationCarroll to CNN: ‘He pulled down my tights. There was a fight’ E Jean Carroll, the celebrated...
21:32, 06/24/2019

Danny Masterson Slams Lawsuit Filed By Sexual Assault Accusers as ''Beyond Ridiculous'' Danny Masteron is fighting back against a lawsuit filed by four of his sexual assault accusers. According to documents obtained by E! News, the wome...
22:00, 08/15/2019

Nike ends deal with Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Company spokesperson: ‘Antonio Brown is not a Nike athlete’Brown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekStar wideout scored touchdow...
21:32, 09/19/2019

Thorbjorn Olesen facing sexual-assault trial after drunken plane incident UXBRIDGE, England (AP) — Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen is to face trial after being charged with sexual assault and being drunk on an aircraft. The 2...
02:48, 08/22/2019

Trump's Nominee for Joint Chiefs of Staff Post Accused of Sexual Assault Army Colonel Kathryn A. Spletstoser has accused Air Force General John E. Hyten—Trump’s nominee for vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff—of sexu...
10:48, 07/28/2019

Men beat, shave heads of mother-daughter duo who resists sexual assault as punishment Police arrested two men in the sexual assault of an Indian mother and her daughter whose heads they shaved after they resisted rape Wednesday in north...
20:48, 06/28/2019

New England Patriots' Antonio Brown accused of sexual assault, rape by former trainer New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown sexually assaulted and raped his former trainer in three separate incidents in 2017 and 2018, accordi...
10:00, 09/11/2019

Magazine columnist accuses Trump of sexual assault more than two decades ago, an allegation he denies E. Jean Carroll, a New York-based writer, said Trump attacked her in a dressing room of an upscale department store. The president called her account ...
05:48, 06/22/2019

Kevin Spacey's Sexual Assault Case Dismissed Due to ''Unavailability of Complaining Witness'' UPDATE: The sexual assault case against Kevin Spacey has been dropped due to the "unavailability of the complaining witness," according to court docum...
06:00, 07/18/2019

Report: Pentagon study reveals sexual assault cases in military are on the rise A study by the Pentagon reveals that cases of sexual assault in the military ranks has increased 38% from 2016 to 2018.      ...
16:16, 05/02/2019

Police demand access to sexual assault survivors’ phones — or have their case dropped For the ongoing series, Code Word, we’re exploring if — and how — technology can protect individuals against sexual assault and harassment, and how it...
21:16, 07/23/2019

New England Patriots release Antonio Brown amid sexual assault allegations Patriots release star wide receiver after just one game with teamBrown, 31, was accused of rape in civil lawsuit filed last weekSecond accuser comes f...
06:16, 09/21/2019

Lyft fails to protect passengers against sexual assault, harassment, lawsuit claims Ride-hailing company Lyft has failed to conduct adequate background checks for its drivers, allowing for a pattern that “induces” young, u...
00:16, 09/05/2019

Latest sexual assault allegation against Trump draws muted political reaction Democrats appear resigned to the idea that the president will never face serious political damage from accusations of sexual misconduct, which have no...
21:48, 06/25/2019

Pelosi says there’s no role for Congress in addressing latest sexual assault accusation against Trump The speaker said E. Jean Carroll’s allegation that the president sexually assaulted her in a department store dressing room two decades ago was a matt...
23:00, 06/27/2019

NBA investigation clears Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault allegations Sacramento Kings say accuser Kelli Tennant, who sued coach Luke Walton, declined to be interviewed and her story was not corroborated.   &#...
01:32, 08/24/2019

Top Navy SEAL leaders purged after subordinates accused of drinking and sexual assault Three senior leaders of Navy SEAL Team 7 have been removed from their positions following revelations that their subordinates were engaged in misbehav...
18:00, 09/07/2019

Female drivers feel abandoned by Uber and Lyft after reporting a sexual assault Guardian investigation finds drivers who have experienced range of safety issues say companies offer little to no supportOne month into driving for Ly...
10:16, 06/19/2019

‘I Believe Him.’ Scarlett Johansson Defends Woody Allen Amid Sexual Assault Allegations (NEW YORK) — Scarlett Johansson says that she’s standing by Woody Allen because, “I believe him.” Much of Hollywood has distan...
05:32, 09/05/2019

Minnesota police investigating alleged sexual assault against GOP volunteer at state fair Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault against a woman who got into a political disagreement while volunteering at the Minnesota State Fai...
01:00, 08/25/2019

Florida Cop Accused of Racism, Brutality and Sexual Assault Named Officer of the Year A Florida police chief said he will review his department’s process of handing out its annual Officer of the Year award after its most recent recipien...
01:16, 06/26/2019

Top Court Rejects Asaram's Bail Plea In Sexual Assault Case In Gujarat The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed the bail plea of self-styled preacher Asaram Bapu in connection with a sexual assault case registered against hi...
18:16, 07/15/2019

FIFA Bars Afghan Soccer Chief for Life After Sexual Assault Accusations Soccer’s governing body said Keramuddin Keram had been found guilty “of having abused his position and sexually abused various female players, in viol...
19:00, 06/08/2019

McSally defends keeping military commanders involved in sexual assault cases Sen. Martha McSally on Sunday defended keeping military commanders involved in sexual assault matters and deciding which cases proceed, despite opposi...
01:00, 05/27/2019

'Violent' tornado, severe thunderstorm outbreak expected in Texas, Oklahoma as schools shutter over risk A dangerous and potentially "violent" day of weather is ahead across the Southern Plains on Monday, as forecasters warn a tornado outbreak and severe ...
17:00, 05/20/2019

Muni-Bond Investors Embrace Higher Risk Investors are buying hundreds of millions of dollars of debt issues from unrated and below-investment-grade municipal borrowers, a shift in a corner o...
02:48, 09/22/2019

Do ‘night owls’ have a higher risk of breast cancer? There are a few known risk factors associated with breast cancer, including alcohol consumption and obesity. Now, say researchers, we may need to add ...
08:32, 06/28/2019

Muni-Bond Investors Embrace Higher-Risk Investors are buying hundreds of millions of dollars of debt issues from unrated and below-investment-grade municipal borrowers, a shift in a corner o...
23:32, 09/21/2019

Having too many sugary drinks linked to higher cancer risk Sugary drinks aren’t just bad for your waistline — they may also lead to an increase risk of cancer, a new study has found. Researchers in Franc...
18:16, 07/11/2019

9/11 first responders have higher risk of heart disease: study Firefighters who arrived early or spent more time at the World Trade Center site after the 9/11 attacks have a higher risk of developing heart problem...
11:32, 09/07/2019

London tubes, schools and homes 'face climate change chaos' Heatwave of 2018 will become the capital’s new normal, claims Green party in reportHundreds of schools, hospitals and tube stations in London are at r...
14:48, 05/01/2019

Antonio Brown appears to address critics after being accused of sexual assault, rape in lawsuit Embattled New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown appeared to address his critics in a video from teammate Tom Brady’s training center Thursd...
16:16, 09/13/2019

Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay chastize 'Game of Thrones' for sexual assault and racial insensitivity HBO Warning: Spoilers ahead for HBO's "Game of Thrones." Jessica Chastain and Ava DuVernay are taking HBO to task for what they say is insensitivity ...
04:16, 05/08/2019

Kevin Spacey's sexual assault accuser abruptly drops civil lawsuit A man who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him in Nantucket has abruptly dropped a civil lawsuit. The criminal suit will proceed with a hearing Monday....
20:00, 07/05/2019

Saoirse Kennedy Hill Opened Up About Suicide, Depression and Sexual Assault 3 Years Before Death The Kennedy family has been struck by another tragedy. Robert F. Kennedy's granddaughter Saoirse Kennedy Hill has died at 22 years old. The daughter...
19:16, 08/02/2019

Trump pick for Pentagon post calls sexual assault claim 'completely false' The Air Force general picked by President Donald Trump to become the second-highest ranking U.S. military officer on Tuesday vehemently denied sexual ...
00:16, 07/31/2019

Rona Ambrose endorses amendments to bill on sexual assault training for Canadian judges Bill C-337 was introduced by former interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose in February 2017 and was passed unanimously by the House of Commons just ...
03:32, 06/04/2019

Don Lemon Sued for Alleged Sexual Assault by New York Bartender, CNN Defends News Anchor A New Jersey bartender has filed a lawsuit against CNN anchor Don Lemon for an alleged sexual assault that took place in a Hamptons, N.Y., bar last su...
17:00, 08/14/2019

Christian school kindergarten teacher charged with sexual assault, soliciting child porn Shannon Griffin, a teacher at Jordan Baptist School near Chicago, was charged with criminal sexual assault and solicitation of child pornography. ...
22:00, 07/03/2019

Nike cuts ties with Patriots WR Antonio Brown amid sexual assault lawsuit Nike said that Antonio Brown was no longer affiliated with the company, though it did not elaborate on why it no longer sponsors the Patriots WR. ...
07:16, 09/20/2019

Patriots WR Antonio Brown accused of sexual assault in federal lawsuit filed in Florida The New England Patriots WR Antonio Brown is accused of three incidents of sexual assault in a lawsuit filed in the Southern District of Florida. ...
21:48, 09/11/2019

Sen. Martha McSally Defends Pentagon Nominee Accused of Sexual Assault: ‘It Just Didn’t Happen’ (WASHINGTON) — The Air Force general nominated to be the nation’s number two military officer strongly denied allegations of sexual miscon...
18:48, 07/30/2019

TripAdvisor introduces safety filter that flags sexual assault warnings on travel reviews TripAdvisor is introducing a new filter on each property that will show any reviews with safety warnings involving rapes, robberies or druggings. ...
17:16, 05/15/2019

Good Samaritan saves woman from alleged sexual assault on the side of a New Jersey highway Driver leaves vehicle, runs into wooded area off a busy highway to save woman from alleged sex assault, New Jersey State Police say.   ...
04:48, 06/12/2019

Tories demand answers on delayed call to police over prison sexual assault allegations The Correctional Service of Canada says it contacted police on March 29 - three months after it first learned of the allegations now at the centre of ...
21:00, 05/28/2019

Late-night makes up for media silence on the latest Trump sexual assault accusation Donald Trump once claimed he could publicly shoot someone and his supporters wouldn’t care. Apart from that sounding like dialogue from a supervillain...
13:48, 06/26/2019

Cardinal George Pell loses appeal on child sexual assault conviction – live Appeal dismissed by a majority of two to one for the 78-year-old who will remain in prison until October 2022. He was sentenced in March for sexually ...
02:16, 08/21/2019

Columnist E. Jean Carroll Accuses Trump of Violent Sexual Assault In Harrowing NY Mag Article New York magazine’s The Cut published an excerpt on Friday from longtime advice columnist E. Jean Carroll’s forthcoming memoir What Do We Need Men For...
07:48, 06/22/2019

Longtime advice columnist E. Jean Carroll accuses Trump of sexual assault in 1990s A longtime advice columnist has accused President Trump of sexually assaulting her in a New York City dressing room two decades ago, saying the episod...
01:48, 06/22/2019

Florida quarterback Jalon Jones accused of sexual assault by female student at school Florida freshman quarterback Jalon Jones has been accused of sexual battery by a female student at the school. Jones has entered the transfer portal. ...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Right-wing activists accused of orchestrating false sexual assault allegations against Pete Buttigieg A pair of notorious right-wing activists are facing accusations of orchestrating a plan for a man to falsely claim he was sexually assaulted by Democr...
17:00, 04/30/2019

Coast Guard Academy experiences rise in sexual assault, highest rate in a decade Nearly half of female cadets at the academy said they were sexually harassed, while one in eight women experienced unwanted sexual contact.  ...
10:16, 07/04/2019

Donald Trump denies a fresh accusation of sexual assault from New York magazine columnist Donald Trump has denied allegations made by a New York-based advice columnist that he sexually assaulted her in a department store dressing room in th...
12:48, 06/22/2019

Canadian aid worker Peter Dalglish jailed 16 years in Nepal for sexual assault of boys Dalglish, an Order of Canada recipient, was convicted last month after a police investigation and trial his lawyers described as a travesty of justice...
01:48, 07/09/2019

Teens accused of deadly Colorado school shooting face charges next week The two Colorado teenagers accused of opening fire with handguns at their Denver-area charter school this week, killing one classmate and wounding eig...
01:00, 05/11/2019

Higher risk of stroke can follow midlife type 2 diabetes A study of twins in Sweden links a 30% higher risk in older age of brain artery blockage, which stroke often follows, to type 2 diabetes in middle age...
21:48, 06/12/2019

Study: Heart failure, stroke risk higher for people with HIV The risk of heart failure is 3.2 times greater for people living with HIV compared to uninfected people, according to a study published Wednesday in t...
00:00, 07/04/2019

Bellyfat in some postmenopausal women linked to higher death risk A body mass index between 18.5 and 24.9 inches and waist circumference higher than 88 centimeters has been linked to earlier death in postmenopausal w...
03:00, 07/25/2019

Study: Belly fat puts women at higher risk than men for diabetes Just an extra kilogram of visceral fat can raise a women's type 2 diabetes risk by more than seven times. That same fat accumulation gives men twice t...
00:48, 09/11/2019

Men with erectile dysfunction have 59% higher risk of heart disease: study Fellas, here’s some news that’s hard to take Erectile dysfunction could be a sign that a heart attack is right around the corner, as males...
23:48, 09/11/2019

Twins, triplets have higher risk of medical mix-ups in neonatal ICUs (Reuters Health) - Doctors are much more likely to make mistakes ordering medicines or treatments for babies in the ICU when these infants are twins o...
22:16, 08/28/2019

Genetic variants may put some athletes at higher risk of sudden death People with one copy of a sickle cell gene are thought to have no health issues, but other gene variants may place carriers at a higher risk of sudden...
16:32, 05/03/2019

E. Jean Carroll accuses Trump of rape and calls spike to National Sexual Assault Hotline After E. Jean Carroll accused President Donald Trump of rape, there was a 53% increase in calls to the National Sexual Assault Hotline, RAINN reports....
04:00, 06/26/2019

Dana White: Conor McGregor's apology needed, but sexual assault allegation still murky UFC president Dana White said he was happy to hear Conor McGregor’s apology and also gave his thoughts on the one topic that's often overlo...
09:16, 08/28/2019

'Sexual assault crisis': Unwanted contact reports hit all-time high at Coast Guard Academy Reports of unwanted sexual contact by cadets at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy reached an all-time high in 2018, according to a survey released Wednesda...
22:00, 07/03/2019

Owen Labrie, man convicted of sexual assault at prep school, released early for good behavior Owen Labrie was convicted of sexual assault, endangering a minor and a felony computer charge. On Monday, he was released early, on good behavior. &#...
01:00, 06/25/2019

Another ‘Wolf Pack’ Rape Case Is Reigniting Debate Over Spain’s Controversial Sexual Assault Laws Two sex assault cases have prompted demonstrations in Spain about the treatment of rape in the country’s judicial system. In the town of Manresa...
19:00, 07/25/2019

NBC News reporter shares breaking story on sexual assault allegation at Yuma detention facility YUMA, Ariz. – NBC News reporters Jacob Soboroff and Julia Ainsley broke a story this week of poor treatment of migrant children in the hands of ...
18:16, 07/11/2019

Trump's pick to be senior general expected to address sexual assault allegations at confirmation hearing President Donald Trump's pick to be the nation's second highest military officer is expected to be questioned on allegations of sexual assault from a ...
15:16, 07/30/2019

Recalled judge from Brock Turner sexual assault trial hired as girls’ JV tennis coach Prosecutors recommended a six-year jail sentence for the Stanford swimmer convicted on three felony sexual assault charges. The judge handed down six ...
19:32, 09/11/2019

Florida police: No Antonio Brown sexual assault investigation until accuser files formal complaint Police in Hollywood, Florida, say Antonio Brown's accuser will need to file a formal complaint for the Patriots WR to be investigated.   &#...
07:16, 09/20/2019

Recalled judge from Brock Turner sexual assault trial fired as girls’ JV tennis coach Prosecutors recommended a six-year jail sentence for the Stanford swimmer convicted on three felony sexual assault charges. The judge handed down six ...
08:01, 09/12/2019

Newly disclosed documents detail investigations of a top general facing sexual assault allegations and his accuser Lawmakers have said they believed Gen. John E. Hyten was wrongly accused by an Army colonel. The materials shed light on how they may have reached tha...
19:32, 08/16/2019

Mothers' work with solvents tied to higher autism risk for kids (Reuters Health) - Women who are exposed to solvents on the job may be more likely to have children with autism than mothers without this occupational...
22:48, 07/16/2019

Just 2 glasses of soft drinks daily tied to higher death risk A study of nearly 452,000 people ties higher soft drinks consumption — including of those artificially and sugar sweetened — to raised risk of early d...
03:16, 09/05/2019

Stillbirth risk in diabetes higher with obesity and high blood sugar (Reuters Health) - Pregnant women with diabetes may be more likely to experience a stillbirth when they have obesity or poorly controlled blood sugar,...
20:16, 07/30/2019

Study: Black men have 30 percent higher risk for peripheral artery disease The risk of developing peripheral artery disease, a condition that narrows the leg arteries, is drastically higher for non-white people, a new study s...
00:48, 09/11/2019

CRISPR Baby Mutation Linked to Higher Risk of Early Death New research shows that the genetic tweak employed by disgraced Chinese scientist He Jiankui to make babies immune to HIV carries an associated risk o...
19:32, 06/03/2019

Higher iron levels may protect arteries but raise clot risk A new study links naturally higher iron levels to a reduced risk of clogged arteries but a raised risk of clots related to the slowing of blood flow....
23:00, 07/18/2019

Longer pregnancy tied to higher risk of stillbirth, newborn death (Reuters Health) - Pregnant women who continue to carry their babies after they reach full term have a higher risk of stillbirth and newborn deaths th...
22:48, 07/25/2019

Adults with cerebral palsy at higher risk for adverse health conditions Adults with cerebral palsy have a 75 percent risk of developing non-communicable diseases compared to those without the condition, with much higher ri...
20:48, 08/29/2019

Older women have higher heart disease risk with 'apple' shape (Reuters Health) - Older women who are at a healthy weight may be more likely to develop heart disease when they carry excess fat around their midsect...
20:32, 07/01/2019

New study links sugar-free sodas to higher risk of death Here’s some less-than refreshing news about soda: even sugar-free versions were associated with a higher risk of death in a study of 452,000 people in...
11:16, 09/05/2019

Cirrhosis and liver cancer risk higher in people with type 2 diabetes A large European study now suggests that many diagnoses of cirrhosis and liver cancer come too late, and that diabetes might be an independent risk fa...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Death risk higher for Chinese-American elders when children don't respect them Older Chinese-Americans have a high expectation of respect from their children. But when the children don't meet this standard of respect, their elder...
00:00, 08/17/2019

HIV patients at higher risk for early heart disease, lack of care Antiretroviral therapy used with HIV patients opens them up to heart disease, sudden cardiac failure, heart failure and sudden cardiac deaths compared...
07:00, 06/05/2019

Young women smokers at much higher risk of deadly heart attack While smoking boosts the likelihood of heart attack in both men and women of all ages, it has a much more powerful effect in younger women, especially...
03:32, 06/25/2019

Mental illness risk is higher among domestic abuse survivors, study says Women who suffer domestic violence have almost three times the risk of developing serious mental health challenges, according to a new study from Brit...
00:48, 06/08/2019

Malaysia sends half a million face masks to haze-hit state, shuts schools Malaysia sent half a million face masks to the eastern state of Sarawak and closed more than 400 schools there on Tuesday as a haze spread from forest...
18:16, 09/10/2019

Aaron Carter says brother Nick's restraining order was retaliation for siding with alleged sexual assault victims Aaron Carter claimed in a lengthy series of tweets early Wednesday morning that the real reason his brother Nick Carter filed a restraining order agai...
14:32, 09/18/2019

Vindicated: With Hyten effectively cleared of sexual assault allegations, Senate poised to confirm him to Joint Chiefs After a bruising weeklong confirmation process that took place mainly behind closed doors and under oath, Gen. John Hyten emerged largely unscathed, w...
07:16, 07/31/2019

Le'Veon Bell calls Antonio Brown 'a good person' in wake of sexual assault, rape allegations New York Jets running back Le’Veon Bell commented on Antonio Brown in an interview Sunday following the wide receiver’s ugly divorce from the Pittsbur...
18:48, 09/18/2019

Olympic medalist Ashley Wagner accuses late skating champion John Coughlin of sexual assault U.S. figure skater Ashley Wagner claims the late John Coughlin — a fellow figure skater who killed himself earlier this year — sexually assaulted her ...
16:48, 08/01/2019

UW Found A Volleyball Star's Sexual Assault Allegation "Extremely Credible" But Let The Accused Official Leave Without Consequence According to a report from the Seattle Times, former University of Washington volleyball star Cassandra Strickland filed a sexual assault claim agains...
02:48, 06/13/2019

Gillibrand rips into Army general at confirmation hearing as new Pentagon report shows 44% increase in sexual assault Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand berated the Army’s likely next chief of staff at his confirmation hearing today, holding an about-to-be-released Pentagon repo...
19:16, 05/02/2019

Short stature linked with higher risk of type 2 diabetes, study suggests The researchers found that every 4-inch increase in a person's height was linked with a 41 percent reduced risk of developing type 2 diabetes for men ...
21:16, 09/11/2019

Overweight teen boys have higher risk of heart muscle damage as adults (Reuters Health) - Men who were overweight as teens may be more likely to develop a rare type of heart muscle damage that can cause heart failure than...
00:48, 05/29/2019

Women’s exposure to solvents at work tied to higher autism risk for kids Women who are exposed to solvents on the job may be more likely to have children with autism than mothers without this occupational exposure, a recent...
18:16, 07/17/2019

A New Study Suggests Vegetarians and Vegans Are at Higher Risk of Stroke. But Don’t Reach for That Steak Just Yet Vegetarians and vegans are likely to be concerned by the results of a new study with a surprising finding: those following meat-free diets, which are ...
23:48, 09/05/2019

A news report says right-wing activists made false sexual assault claims against Buttigieg. It’s a charge rooted in homophobia. Internet provocateur Jacob Wohl and lobbyist Jack Burkman allegedly tried to convince young gay Republicans to say Buttigieg sexually assaulted them, ...
01:32, 05/01/2019

New Jersey judge resigns after controversial ruling in sexual assault case, saying the teen accused of rape came from a 'good family' Shutterstock James Troiano, who served as a family court judge in New Jersey, resigned from the bench after showing leniency to a 16-year-old boy acc...
09:48, 07/19/2019

Antonio Brown loses endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith amid sexual assault investigation: report Antonio Brown reportedly lost his endorsement deal with helmet manufacturer Xenith this week after newfound sexual assault allegations surfaced agains...
20:17, 09/14/2019

‘They're Putting People at Risk’: Sexual Misconduct, Harassment, and Inaction at Zeel, the Top Massage App When Ilene Antelman arrived at a client’s Manhattan duplex in December of 2016, she was in a good mood. She was a veteran massage therapist, and he wa...
19:48, 08/21/2019

Exchanges Face Higher Hurdles in Boosting Fees New guidelines from the Securities and Exchange Commission will make it tougher for stock exchanges to boost data fees by requiring them to provide de...
04:48, 05/22/2019

Processed foods make us fatter and are linked to a higher risk of cancer. Here’s what science suggests we should eat instead. Shutterstock Eating processed foods can lead to weight gain and is linked to higher rates of cancer and early death. But it can be difficult to avoid...
04:32, 05/18/2019

Ebola emergency meeting to go ahead as UNICEF warns of higher risk to very youngest children Ahead of a key expert meeting convened by the United Nations to decide whether to declare the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the...
20:48, 07/16/2019

Rapper A$AP Rocky to face trial in Sweden on assault charge U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky will be tried for assault in Sweden starting on July 30 over his alleged involvement in a street brawl in central Stockholm las...
22:48, 07/25/2019

5 Michigan priests face sexual abuse charges Five Catholic priests in Michigan face criminal charges for sexual abuse amid a statewide investigation, state Attorney General Dana Nessel announced ...
22:32, 05/24/2019

Companies Without a Tech Plan in M&A Deals Face Higher IT Costs Companies without a playbook for integrating information-technology systems in the wake of an acquisition or merger risk spiraling IT costs—and angry ...
11:00, 06/19/2019

Hedley frontman Jacob Hoggard to face trial in sex assault case Ontario Court Justice Mara Greene ruled Friday that the case should proceed after prosecutors gave an overview of their evidence and Hoggard's lawyer ...
00:00, 07/13/2019

Ford Workers Who Sued Over Sexual Harassment Face Setback A judge ruled that a lawsuit filed by 33 women cannot proceed as a class-action suit. The women said that harassment was endemic at two Chicago plants...
07:32, 08/24/2019

UK Parliamentary Staff Face Unwanted Sexual Advances: Report People working for lawmakers in Britain's lower house of parliament face an unacceptable risk of sexual harassment and bullying, which has been hidden...
00:00, 07/12/2019

UK parliamentary staff face unwanted sexual advances, report says People working for lawmakers in Britain's lower house of parliament face an unacceptable risk of sexual harassment and bullying, which has been hidden...
13:16, 07/11/2019

Shiori Ito on speaking about sexual assault in Japan: 'I felt lonely' Japanese journalist Shiori Ito and South Korean prosecutor Seo Ji-hyun discuss the impact #MeToo had in their countries while they were battling sexua...
14:16, 07/17/2019

Singapore 'deep tech' startups face funding hurdle as risks higher Because investment risks typically are higher and returns slower with startups that deal with deep technology such as artificial intelligence and medt...
11:16, 06/07/2019

Colts LB Bobby Okereke calls sexual assault accusation against him four years ago 'untrue' Indianapolis Colts rookie LB Bobby Okereke denied wrongdoing in the Title IX case of sexual assault that was filed against him in 2015 at Stanford. &...
15:16, 07/28/2019

Emily Doe writing memoir to 'reclaim the story' of sexual assault by Brock Turner Emily Doe, who was sexually assaulted by ex-Stanford University student Brock Turner, is writing a memoir on her assault, the trial and her recovery. ...
18:48, 06/06/2019

Law & Order: SVU Changed the TV Landscape. It Also Changed How People Think About Sexual Assault Twenty years ago, the world saw the premiere of a crime drama that would alter both the television landscape and the way sexual violence is portrayed ...
21:32, 09/20/2019

Celebrity chef Mario Batali to face indecent assault charge in Boston court Celebrity chef and former television star Mario Batali is due in a Boston court on Friday to face a criminal charge that he forcibly groped and kissed...
13:32, 05/24/2019

About One Million Species Face Risk of Extinction, U.N. Report Says The rate that species are going extinct is accelerating to unprecedented levels, with about one million plant and animal species now at risk of dying ...
17:00, 05/07/2019

Rape and sexual assault reports 'rise tenfold' at UK universities with Cambridge University in spotlight Allegations of rape and sexual assault have risen tenfold at UK universities, with Cambridge seeing some of the highest claims, an investigation has r...
02:32, 07/19/2019

'The Rookie' actress Afton Williamson quits show, alleges sexual assault, racist comments "The Rookie" actress Afton Williamson is leaving the show after alleging experiences with racist comments, sexual harassment and assault on set. ...
09:16, 08/05/2019

Migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. face high violence risk (Reuters Health) - Nearly one third of migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. experience physical, psychological and/or sexual violence during ...
07:48, 08/23/2019

Dallas Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott will not face charges in alleged Las Vegas assault case, lawyer says Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will not face assault charges for shoving a security guard at a Las Vegas music festival in May, per ESPN....
00:48, 08/19/2019

Domestic workers face heightened slavery risk in UK, warns EU study European report points to legislative gaps in Britain while claiming inquiry was blocked by ‘mafia networks’ in France An EU agency has highlighted th...
03:00, 06/26/2019

‘Thousands’ in deathtrap NYC buildings face same risk as Harlem fire family The Harlem public housing apartment where six family members died in a massive blaze was a death trap that could never be built today — and thousands ...
04:32, 05/10/2019

Millions face flooding risk as storm strengthens in Gulf of Mexico Powerful rains lashed parts of the Deep South on Thursday morning, packing winds just short of tropical storm force — with the potential to develop in...
19:48, 07/11/2019

Former U.S. pro football players may face increased risk of heart rhythm problem (Reuters Health) - Former players from the National Football League may face an increased risk of a type of irregular heartbeat that could lead to str...
04:32, 07/25/2019

Ebola survivors face kidney problems and risk of premature death People who survive Ebola virus infection face a dramatically higher risk of dying - probably from severe kidney damage - within a year of leaving hosp...
08:00, 09/05/2019

Car-hailing giants face risk of suspensions in Shanghai as regulatory scrutiny rises Two of the country’s major car-hailing services providers, Didi Chuxing and Meituan Dianping, have been fined 5.5 million yuan and 1.47 million yuan, ...
10:32, 08/16/2019

Cleanest gas station bathrooms in every state GasBuddy, which tracks fuel prices across the country, also produces an annual list of which gas stations rate the highest for cleanliness.  ...
17:16, 05/15/2019

New York City schools chief’s top deputy got her children into selective middle schools Chancellor Richard Carranza’s top deputy has gotten her two youngest children into two of the city’s most selective and desirable middle schools — in ...
06:00, 05/12/2019

Scarlett Johansson 'would work with' Woody Allen 'anytime,' despite sexual assault claims An original member of the Time's Up organization, Scarlett Johansson said she believes accused director Woody Allen and would work with him again...
00:16, 09/05/2019

NYC restaurants need to stop hiding bathrooms in a maze Gotta go when you’re eating out? You’ll go, and go and go. When nature calls, toilets require an Outward Bound trek at lots of restaurants around town...
02:00, 05/22/2019

Supreme Court Rejects Appeal Over Transgender Bathrooms WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will not take up a challenge to a Pennsylvania school district’s policy allowing transgender students to use...
16:48, 05/28/2019

28 loos with views: These are some of the most scenic hotel bathrooms in the world These hotels overlook some iconic global landmarks. Here’s where you can find some of the best loos with views around the world.   &#...
19:16, 09/09/2019

Status toilets: why new-build homes are bursting with bathrooms Houses are being built with more loos than people to use them. When did bathrooms become more about quantity than quality?Name: Status toilets.Age: Po...
00:48, 08/27/2019

Rotten food, mouldy bathrooms found at ICE detention facilities: Watchdog The Homeland Security Department’s internal watchdog says rotting food, mouldy and dilapidated bathrooms and agency practices at immigration detention...
23:32, 06/06/2019

Gender-neutral bathrooms can save women from waiting forever in line With the current most common bathroom design, women wait an average of six minutes to go while men wait just 11 secondsAs I’m writing this, my plane i...
06:00, 09/07/2019

Ben Carson Reportedly Speaks of ‘Big, Hairy Men’ Entering Women’s Bathrooms in Comments Called Transphobic Ben Carson invoked tropes of “big, hairy men” invading women’s bathrooms in shelters and mourned a past when there were “just women and just men” in c...
12:16, 09/20/2019

Senator Who Came Forward as Military Assault Survivor Defends Trump Nominee Accused of Assault Earlier this year, Arizona Sen. Martha McSally shared her story of being sexually assault by a fellow member of the armed forces. On Tuesday, McSally ...
23:16, 07/30/2019

Marijuana usage among Americans getting higher and higher: study America’s gone to pot, with the number of marijuana smokers spiking dramatically— even in states where it’s illegal — in recent years, a new stu...
07:48, 08/06/2019

What to Know About Restrict, Instagram’s New Anti-Bullying Feature Bullying is a big problem for Instagram, one that the company’s head, Adam Mosseri, has vowed to take on. As TIME explains in a new feature, the...
20:32, 07/08/2019

Uber will restrict NYC drivers' access to app due to new regulations Uber drivers in NYC may find themselves unable to access the app during lull periods. According to Reuters, the ridesharing giant will start locking d...
16:16, 09/17/2019

Missouri, Latest US State To Restrict Abortion The Missouri House passed a bill on Friday banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, making it the latest US state to pass restrictions on...
02:48, 05/18/2019

Government delays decision on whether to restrict Huawei Chinese tech firm’s equipment will continue to be used in UK’s 5G mobile networks for nowHuawei equipment will continue to be used in the UK’s 5G mobi...
21:48, 07/22/2019

YouTube may restrict kids' videos to its dedicated app YouTube's handling of kids videos has been problematic, to put it mildly, and the company is apparently looking into major changes in policy to p...
20:16, 06/19/2019

AOC advocates for abortion rights — but voted to restrict funding WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — who just criticized Joe Biden for waffling on abortion rights — has herself voted for l...
06:00, 06/08/2019

Juul introduces new POS standards to restrict sales to minors Juul Labs, the e-cigarette behemoth partially owned by Altria, has today announced a new POS age-verification system that it will require all Juul ret...
22:16, 08/29/2019

Guatemala and U.S. Sign Deal to Restrict Asylum Cases (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration signed an agreement with Guatemala that will restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from Central Ameri...
22:48, 07/27/2019

‘The Time Is Now’: States Are Rushing to Restrict Abortion, or to Protect It States across the country are passing some of the most restrictive abortion laws in decades, including in Alabama, where Gov. Kay Ivey signed a bill e...
04:32, 05/16/2019

Law passed to restrict foreign film production in Tanzania Foreign companies filming in Tanzania must give the government the right to vet raw footage and let the country use the movie in promotional material,...
22:16, 06/27/2019

China may restrict tech access in spiraling trade war with US The People's Daily newspaper said Sunday that the system will build a strong firewall to strengthen the nation's ability to innovate and to ...
23:48, 06/09/2019

China Claims It Will Restrict Its Technology in Growing Trade Dispute With U.S. (BEIJING) — China is creating a system to protect its technology, according to state media, as the U.S. restricts the access of Chinese companie...
00:48, 06/10/2019

Missouri becomes the latest US state to move to restrict abortion laws Missouri's Republican-led Senate has passed a bill to ban abortions at eight weeks of pregnancy, just days after Alabama signed in the strictest abort...
08:32, 05/17/2019

China may restrict access to its technology as US trade dispute escalates China is creating a system to protect its technology, according to state media, as the US restricts the access of Chinese companies to American tech a...
16:16, 06/09/2019

Instagram will restrict posts on cosmetic surgery and diet products You'll soon see fewer ads for "flat tummy" tea and lip fillers on Instagram. The social media platform announced today that it is tightening rest...
10:16, 09/19/2019

California Gov. Gavin Newsom OKs rules to restrict 'anti-vax' waivers Despite impassioned protests outside the statehouse, California Gov. Gavin Newsom authorized new rules late Monday that place limits on who can go wit...
19:00, 09/11/2019

Apple to restrict Facebook's messaging apps feature - The Information Apple Inc is making a change to its mobile operating system that will restrict a feature that apps like Facebook Inc's Messenger and WhatsApp use to m...
08:16, 08/07/2019

Trump: Guatemala signing deal to restrict asylum applications to US WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Friday that Guatemala is signing an agreement to restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from Cent...
04:00, 07/27/2019

Japan to restrict foreign students after school lost track of 1,600 The Japanese government said Tuesday it's imposing new restrictions for foreign students, after it lost track of more than 1,600 who were in the count...
00:32, 06/12/2019

China may restrict tech access in spiraling US trade dispute BEIJING (AP) — Chinese state media say the government will create a system to protect China’s technology as the U.S. restricts the access of Chi...
06:32, 06/09/2019

Privacy Experts Expect Amendments to Clarify, Restrict California Law A sweeping law set to take effect in 2020 was passed in haste, leading to confusion. Now the state legislature is working on tweaks to address shortco...
10:00, 04/30/2019

Trump says agreement reached with Guatemala to restrict asylum seekers Immigrant rights advocates say the ‘safe third country’ agreement is cruel and unlawful, though it could still be blockedDonald Trump announced Friday...
04:48, 07/28/2019

Statue of Liberty to restrict commercial tours as new museum opens A New York tour guide group "strongly condemns" the restrictions for the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island immigration museum.    ...
18:48, 05/07/2019

Trump administration signs agreement with Guatemala to restrict asylum cases Reuters/Loren Elliott The Trump administration signed an agreement with Guatemala Friday that will restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from Cent...
09:48, 07/27/2019

Over 180 countries -- not including the US -- agree to restrict global plastic waste trade The governments of 187 countries have agreed to control the movement of plastic waste between national borders, in an effort to curb the world's plast...
01:48, 05/12/2019

Trump announces ‘landmark agreement’ with Guatemala to restrict asylum claims President Trump on Friday announced a so-called "safe third country" deal with Guatemala to restrict asylum claims to the United States from Central A...
06:16, 07/27/2019

President Trump Says Guatemala is Signing Deal To Restrict Asylum Cases (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump announced Friday that Guatemala is signing an agreement to restrict asylum applications to the U.S. from C...
03:32, 07/27/2019

Nadler: Trump’s agreement to restrict Guatemala asylum seekers is illegal ​An agreement​ the Trump administration signed with Guatemala last week to restrict asylum-seekers from coming to the US is illegal, Rep. Jerrold Nadl...
23:16, 07/29/2019

China may restrict access to tech amid spiraling trade dispute with U.S. China is creating a system to protect its technology, according to state media, as the U.S. restricts the access of Chinese companies to American tech...
20:32, 06/09/2019

House Democrats lead push to restrict Trump on Iran strikes The Democratic-controlled House voted Friday to put a liberalized stamp on Pentagon policy, including a bipartisan proposal to limit President Donald ...
21:48, 07/12/2019

Instagram’s anti-bullying tool lets you ‘restrict’ problematic followers Today, Instagram announced two new tools meant to combat bullying. The first will use AI to warn users if a comment they're about to post may be ...
01:16, 07/09/2019

Senate panel looks at easing cannabis laws that restrict access to mainstream banking services U.S. lawmakers are looking at easing restrictions on cannabis laws that restrict the industry's access to mainstream banking services at a Senate...
17:00, 07/23/2019

Texas bill would restrict certain food stamp purchases, ban ‘sugary drinks and snacks’: reports A proposed bill in Texas seeks to put restrictions on what types of foods can be bought with food stamps and certain drinks and snacks haven’t made th...
00:32, 05/03/2019

Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg pitches $1B plan to restrict guns, fight domestic terrorism Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg laid out a plan Tuesday to fight and prevent domestic terrorism, like the type that emerged in Texas ...
19:16, 08/06/2019

What Can a Trans Memoir Do? Jacob Tobia’s new memoir is both timely and “oh so needed”—at least, that’s what the author tells us in the opening pages of Sissy: A Coming-of-Gender...
03:00, 07/12/2019

Instagram is cracking down on online bullying with an AI tool called 'Restrict' Instagram announced the release of its "Restrict" feature, which will allow users to hide comments from specific users.      ...
18:48, 07/10/2019

Mysterious 4,000-year-old grave reveals boy and girl buried face to face A mysterious 4,000-year-old grave has been unearthed in Kazakhstan and inside are a young male and female buried in an odd manner — they're facing eac...
00:16, 08/03/2019

Trump, Kim meet at Demilitarized Zone, face-to-face for first time since Hanoi After days of speculation -- and optimistic statements by the two leaders -- President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un met and shook hands S...
16:16, 06/30/2019

Rabbi recalls coming face-to-face with gunman: 'I couldn't see his soul' • 8-year-old victim describes moment of shooting • Lori Kaye died protecting the rabbi • Synagogue shooting suspect booked on one count of murder in t...
05:32, 04/29/2019

B.C. and Alberta premiers set to meet face-to-face for first time, want to avoid ‘phony war’ B.C. Premier John Horgan and Alberta Premier Jason Kenney are set to meet face to face Thursday for the first time at the Western Premiers Conference ...
10:00, 06/27/2019

Rabbi recalls coming face-to-face with shooter at California synagogue A 19-year-old man who authorities said gave himself up to police shortly after carrying out a deadly shooting in a Southern California synagogue fille...
21:00, 04/28/2019

Traveling as a trans person: It's complicated Have you ever felt nervous while raising your arms above your head in the body scanner at the security checkpoint at the airport? Or felt a pang of an...
17:00, 05/16/2019

California synagogue rabbi recalls moment he came ‘face-to-face’ with gunman in shooting that killed 1, injured 3 Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein recalled the moment he came “face-to-face” with the 19-year-old gunman who opened fire inside a California synagogue, killing ...
22:16, 04/28/2019

In Africa, Pope Francis Comes Face to Face With the Future of the Church The Roman Catholic Church continues to expand in Africa, even as it faces competition from increasingly popular Pentecostal and evangelical movements....
23:16, 09/05/2019

Beyoncé and More Stars Come Face to Face With Their Lion King Characters These are some fierce photos. With two weeks left until Jon Favreau's The Lion King remake debuts in theaters, Beyoncé and her castmates just gave f...
01:32, 07/03/2019

Odessa woman describes moment she came face-to-face with gunman A West Texas grandmother detailed the chilling moment when she came face-to-face with a gunman on a deadly freeway rampage. Shauna Saxton said stopped...
20:32, 09/01/2019

Texas man charged in death of trans woman, 2 more A 33-year-old man has been arrested in the slayings of three women in Dallas, including a transgender woman whose death brought nationwide attention, ...
20:32, 06/13/2019

AP Debrief: Trump may rollback Trans protections The Trump administration proposed revoking Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a move LGBT groups fear will re...
00:16, 05/25/2019

How Trans Actors Are Rewriting the Rules of TV Casting Jen Richards, Brian Michael Smith and others are challenging the TV industry to consider trans performers for roles having nothing to do with their ge...
02:32, 05/04/2019

'It's extraordinarily powerful': first trans monument comes to New York Transgender activists Marsha P Johnson and Sylvia Rivera are set to be honored close to the location of the Stonewall uprising of which they were a pa...
09:16, 05/31/2019

Milton’s Shakespeare Was Just a Trans-Atlantic Tweet Away A scholar in England suspected annotations in a First Folio at the Free Library of Philadelphia were John Milton’s, so he connected the dots with some...
06:48, 09/20/2019

Mastercard to Let Trans and Non-Binary People Use Their Preferred Name Mastercard is introducing the “True Name” card, which allows debit and credit users to choose to have their chosen name listed on their card—even if ...
02:00, 06/20/2019

Transamerica/n: celebrating the underrepresented history of trans art In a unique new exhibition, works from artists such as Andy Warhol and Nan Goldin, highlight the progression of transgender models and subjectsIf you’...
09:48, 08/06/2019

The 9th Black Trans Woman Has Been Killed This Year On Wednesday, the body of Chanel Scurlock—a transgender black woman—was discovered in a field in Lumberton, N.C. shortly after midnight. She was 23....
18:32, 06/07/2019

Bruins' Zdeno Chara skates with full face shield after taking puck to face, but will he play in Game 5? Bruins injured defenseman Zdeno Chara skated this morning and coach Bruce Cassidy said it will be a “game-time decision” whether he plays ...
18:32, 06/06/2019

Face-to-face bullying 'a bigger problem' than cyberbullying A member of Prince William's Cyberbullying Taskforce has warned that the treatment of cyberbullying by politicians and the media is unbalanced because...
17:49, 05/17/2019

People are trying face cupping as an instant face-lift People are trying face cupping as an instant facelift. Different than body cupping, during this treatment the cups are constantly moving, which stimul...
23:00, 09/02/2019

This man came face-to-face with the Virginia Beach shooter twice — and survived Even after the gunfire erupted, Ned Carlstrom thought the shooting at the Virginia Beach government building where he works was an elaborately staged ...
10:16, 06/03/2019

Brodie Van Wagenen set to face music: Questions he may face MIAMI — Brodie Van Wagenen avoided reporters seeking answers about the Mets on the last homestand, but the general manager’s silence is expected to en...
10:48, 07/12/2019

A Teen Pretends to Be Trans, and Some Viewers Object to the Deception The indie film “Adam” centers on the 17-year-old title character passing as transgender to win the affection of a lesbian. Is the boy problematic? Or ...
01:32, 08/17/2019

A New Rating From Nielsen Measures Gay, Lesbian and Trans Households “Game of Thrones” and “RuPaul’s Drag Race” are especially popular among the newly counted group. At the other end of the spectrum, there’s “Hannity.” ...
19:48, 05/01/2019

'It’s like we’re not even human': the reality of being a trans black woman in America A spate of murders in Texas has triggered old traumas and the harsh reminder of just how dangerous being trans black woman isLeShay Weeks almost didn’...
15:00, 06/27/2019

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion decision deadline is here The federal government is widely expected to approve the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion Tuesday — but even with a Yes vote, construction is likely ...
13:32, 06/18/2019

No sensation: the new photo library of everyday trans life Struck by the lack of pictures of trans and non-binary people doing normal things, artist-activist Zackary Drucker created a database of free-access i...
03:48, 07/08/2019

Gender filter stirs emotions for some trans people Snapchat's new photo filter that allows users to change into a man or woman with the tap of a finger is not necessarily fun and games for transge...
04:16, 05/21/2019

HUD Announces New Plan to Fuck Over Homeless Trans People Led by nuclear-grade moron Ben Carson, the Department of Housing and Urban Development has announced it will remove protections for homeless trans peo...
08:00, 05/23/2019

Navratilova dropped by LGBT group over trans athletes row An LGBT group has cut ties with tennis great Martina Navratilova after she said it was a form of "cheating" for transgender women to be allowed to com...
04:32, 04/29/2019

Hair removal can be a struggle for some trans women but this electrologist can help Trans women often struggle with hair removal, so Siobhan set up her own clinic in Manchester providing electrolysis - the only form of permanent hair ...
17:00, 08/15/2019

The genetics of sexual orientation are about as complex as sexual orientation Enlarge / A scene from the Copenhagen Pride Parade. (credit: Ole Jensen/Getty Images) Homosexuality is widespread among animals, and it's present in...
00:16, 08/31/2019

For trans people, birth certificate battle is a fight against discrimination After years of resistance, Kansas will finally change its anti-transgender birth certificate policy – and it will be life-altering for many trans peop...
12:00, 07/26/2019

'Visibility is so important': trans teen athletes shine in new documentary In Changing the Game, film-maker Michael Barnett shares the inspiring stories of three high schoolers battling against a staid system and everyday int...
13:00, 05/03/2019

Muhlaysia Booker: an advocate against trans violence is mourned in Texas Before her death, Booker spoke about her attack, which was captured on video, to raise awareness about violence faced by transgender womenA week after...
19:16, 05/21/2019

Family of Trans Woman Who Died After Six Weeks in ICE Custody Plans to Sue Johana Medina Leon, 25, died earlier this month after spending six weeks in ICE custody. Medina Leon, who was from El Salvador, was seeking asylum in ...
16:48, 06/13/2019

The Unholy Alliance of Trans-Exclusionary Radical Feminists and the Right Wing In April, the House Judiciary Committee held its first hearing on the latest iteration of the Equality Act, federal legislation that would enshrine se...
22:48, 05/09/2019

Dallas police charge man with three murders including of trans woman Police arrest man over death of trans woman Muhlaysia Booker, and are investigating him over death of Chynal LindseyA 33-year-old man has been arreste...
20:16, 06/13/2019

NEB seeks opinions on Trans Mountain pipeline process resumption The National Energy Board has issued a certificate for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion after it was approved by Ottawa on Tuesday but is seeking...
02:00, 06/22/2019

Murders of three trans women in Texas underline increasing dangers across US Three black trans women have been killed in Texas since October, and activists believe that attacks are on the rise due to a hostile political climate...
11:00, 06/08/2019

Police investigate 18th killing of a trans person in the US this year Body of 23-year-old African American woman Bee Love Slater was found in a burned-out car in FloridaFlorida police are searching for a motive in the de...
19:32, 09/14/2019

Zoe Spears Becomes 10th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year Maryland police are investing the death of 23-year-old Zoe Spears, the 10th transgender woman to be killed in America this year—all of whom has been b...
23:32, 06/20/2019

The riot before Stonewall: the San Francisco trans women who put their lives on the line Organizers are fighting to cement the legacy of their own groundbreaking riot and have designated the world’s first-ever ‘trans cultural district’ in ...
08:48, 06/21/2019

'This opens doors': Trans woman to play Don Giovanni in a first for US opera Casting of Lucia Lucas marks first time a professonal US company has hired a trans person to sing the lead in standard workA production of Don Giovann...
01:32, 05/02/2019

Trudeau approves contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion Construction to start this year, Canadian prime minister says, despite opposition from environmental and Indigenous groupsCanada’s prime minister Just...
06:48, 06/19/2019

For the Trans Community, Snapchat’s ‘Gender-Swapping’ Filter Is Complicated It’s a simple idea––a new filter on Snapchat lets users alter images of themselves to look like a different gender. The Snapchat len...
23:48, 05/16/2019

The new American family: trans, gender queer, nonbinary, two-spirit As part of our series, Stonewall at 50, we hear from six people who found love and happiness – after being told they didn’t belong Continue reading......
18:48, 06/20/2019

What’s in a Name? A Lot. ‘The Name Change Project’ Helps Trans Folks Own Their Entire Lives Cris Lee, a resident of Washington, D.C., is a program manager at a nonprofit that works with traditionally underserved communities. Lee is also a tra...
19:48, 07/16/2019

Gillette Ad Features Black Trans Teen Shaving for the First Time With Pride season soon upon us, we’ll soon be inundated with rainbow apparel and items from brands falling over themselves to remind us all how inclus...
01:48, 05/26/2019

Canada Reapproves Contentious Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion (TORONTO) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has once again approved the contentious Trans Mountain pipeline expansion that would nearly t...
21:00, 06/19/2019

Trans Mountain approval comes too late for some: ‘Many families didn’t survive this’ "There will be a lag time between when the construction starts and job hiring happens, and that's really worrisome because how do you sustain people t...
01:00, 06/20/2019

Why Snapchat’s new gender swap feature is problematic for trans people You’ve probably seen it all over your social media timelines and stories this week — friends using Snapchat’s new gender-bending filter to create unca...
13:16, 05/18/2019

‘I try to spread the joy’: the trans pastor battling intolerance in the deep south Elijah Walker, who is trans, is seeking to carve out his ministry in Arkansas while gay culture, he says, is going back underground locallyParishioner...
13:32, 05/04/2019

‘There’s a Bigger Lesson’: Laverne Cox Talks About the Future of Trans Visibility—Onscreen and Off Laverne Cox is looking beyond being “first.” Now nominated for her third Emmy since 2014 for Orange Is the New Black, which just aired its final seaso...
18:32, 08/15/2019

I'm a trans woman. Kiarostami's films helped me escape a prison of the mind Films like Close-Up and Certified Copy travel across a thin line of identity separating laborer from director, lover from strangerThe first thing I di...
09:16, 08/04/2019

Stonewall Activist and Trans Matriarch Miss Major Recovering From Stroke Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, a rabble-rousing, bad-ass warrior woman who is ever liberal with the word “motherfucker,” and has been instrumental in deman...
19:00, 07/09/2019

Snapchat’s gender-swap photo filter is no game for trans people Hit a button, and you’re “transformed” into a woman. The beard disappears. The face and jaw smooth out. The hair floats jauntily aro...
22:16, 05/17/2019

Biden now opposes Trans-Pacific Partnership that Obama administration pursued Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden said Wednesday that he now opposes the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a 12-nation trade deal for which the Oba...
05:48, 08/01/2019

CeCe Telfer's National Title Emphasizes The Catch-22 Of Being A Trans Athlete Because a large percentage of social conservatives only feign interest in women’s sports when trans women compete in them, CeCe Telfer is the most fam...
21:00, 06/03/2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg completes trans-Atlantic journey The activist made the 14-day carbon-free journey on a yacht featuring solar panels and electricity-producing turbines. She has called for action to re...
09:48, 08/29/2019

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 ...
13:16, 05/19/2019

Trans children's charity apologises after parents' emails published online Data breach included names, addresses and phone numbers of parents who asked for adviceA charity that supports transgender children has apologised and...
18:00, 06/16/2019

Even the Pentagon Thinks Trump's Anti-Trans Troop Explanation Is Nonsense President Donald Trump recently defended his decision to ban trans people from serving in the U.S. military by explaining that the fact that they need...
01:00, 06/07/2019

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion faces hurdles as landowners dig in heels Trans Mountain Corp. has not signed agreements with 33 per cent of landowners along the route and about half of the necessary permits are outstanding....
07:00, 09/11/2019

Trans woman who died after illness in US custody had asked to be deported, family says Johana Medina León was denied medical care, says new legal claim: ‘She went to the US seeking protection and now she is coming home to us dead’A trans...
11:00, 06/13/2019

Judge rules Virginia school board’s trans bathroom ban is discriminatory A federal judge has ruled that a Virginia school board’s policy that banned a transgender student from using the men’s restroom was discri...
07:00, 08/14/2019

China 'failing trans people' as young attempt surgery on themselves – study Stigma and ignorance drive young people to undertake high-risk treatment without telling families, Amnesty researchers sayYoung transgender people in ...
09:32, 05/10/2019

Canada aboriginal pipe dream might end Trudeau's Trans Mountain nightmare An indigenous-led group plans to offer to buy a majority stake in the Trans Mountain oil pipeline from the Canadian government this week or next, a de...
20:16, 07/02/2019

Trans woman seeking asylum dies after pleading for medical help in US custody Death of Johana Medina Leon, hospitalized following chest pains, echoes case of Honduran woman a year agoA transgender migrant has died after becoming...
01:16, 06/04/2019

The Rocko's Modern Life movie on Netflix will feature a trans storyline This week, Netflix is going to revive the old Nickelodeon series Rocko’s Modern Life in a one-of special called Static Cling, and according to an Ente...
08:16, 08/09/2019

Brooklyn Lindsey Becomes 11th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year On Tuesday, the body of Brooklyn Lindsey—a transgender black woman—was discovered on the porch of an abandoned house in Kansas City, Mo. She was 32....
00:48, 06/29/2019

Trudeau’s Government Is Expected to Decide on Divisive Trans Mountain Pipeline Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet is deciding the fate of a proposal to expand a pipeline that links Alberta’s landlocked oil sands with the Pac...
20:32, 06/18/2019

Video of trans women forced from LA bar prompts hate crime investigation Women describe being physically removed by security after a couple inside the bar harassed and attacked themSecurity at a Los Angeles bar physically r...
00:16, 08/27/2019

Canada set to approve Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, Trudeau unlikely to benefit Canada looks set to approve the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, but the move is unlikely to help Justin Trudeau rebuild flagging support ahead of t...
04:00, 06/18/2019

Marketing boss quits Victoria's Secret after first trans model hired Ed Razek, who apologised last year for transphobic remarks, leaves US lingerie brandEd Razek, the chief marketing officer at Victoria’s Secret, who la...
20:16, 08/06/2019

Bee Love Slater Becomes the 18th Black Trans Woman Killed This Year On the morning of Sept. 4, Hendry Country sheriff’s deputies doused the flames of a PT Cruiser in a rural Clewiston, Fla., neighborhood. Inside were t...
23:48, 09/13/2019

For trans people, gender-swap photo filters are no mere game NEW YORK (AP) — Snapchat’s new photo filter that allows users to change into a man or woman with the tap of a finger isn’t necessarily fun...
13:32, 05/17/2019

Trans, black and loved: what happened when I returned to the deep south after transitioning Imara Jones left Georgia to discover herself as a trans woman. Two decades later, she returns to meet her family as her whole selfThere is one essenti...
08:48, 06/26/2019

Oil and gas sector cautious as clock ticks down to Trans Mountain pipeline decision The oil and gas sector is looking forward to what's widely expected to be approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion while acknowledging the de...
04:00, 06/18/2019

Thanks to Meghan Markle, Laverne Cox Is the 1st Trans Woman to Appear on the Cover of British Vogue “It’s a dream come true,” says Laverne Cox of her history-making appearance on the cover of British Vogue’s September issue, as reported by People. Co...
08:48, 08/01/2019

UK design student creates a smart chest binder for trans people A UK design student created a smart wearable that could make chest binding safer, easier and more comfortable for transgender men and non-binary peopl...
00:00, 06/18/2019

Black trans woman killed in South Carolina is the 12th in 2019 NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — The 12th known transgender person to violently die this year was found fatally shot in South Carolina. News outlets report 29...
13:32, 07/25/2019

Indigenous bidder to launch ‘listening tour’ along Trans Mountain pipeline route An Indigenous group planning to bid for ownership of the Trans Mountain pipeline is launching a "listening tour'' of Indigenous communities in B.C. an...
00:48, 07/25/2019

Activists call on insurance companies to stop coverage of Trans Mountain pipeline A coalition of environmental and Indigenous groups is calling on insurance companies to drop or refuse to provide coverage of the Trans Mountain pipel...
03:16, 08/09/2019

What does a woman sound like? Vocal training helps trans women find their voices Achieving a higher voice can be essential to embracing a female identity, and it can serve as a cloak of protection from bias and bigotry“I always tho...
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A trans college student lost his ROTC scholarship. Caitlyn Jenner stepped in to help Kevin Winter/Getty Images Rising sophomore Map Pesqueira dreamed of serving in the US military and received a three-year ROTC scholarship to study at...
02:48, 06/28/2019

My Catholic, trans child is living proof of how wrong the Vatican is on gender | Anonymous No, my child’s transition has not led to the ‘destabilisation of the family institution’. Instead, we are stronger than everThe recent document from t...
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