- US general's accuser was ambitious soldier too Updated: Mar-09-14 3:57 pm
- NYC guard-inmate sex scandal triggers jail review Updated: Mar-09-14 12:37 pm
- Frustration in Afghan women's rights struggle Updated: Mar-08-14 5:48 am
- Does LDS modesty mantra reduce women to objects? Updated: Mar-07-14 6:23 pm
- Ex-madam, candidate pleads guilty to selling pills Updated: Mar-07-14 4:19 pm
- Ala. governor hiring national firm to help prison Updated: Mar-06-14 8:49 pm
- Erie restaurant settles harassment lawsuit Updated: Mar-06-14 7:08 pm
- Proposed Del. legislation targets revenge porn Updated: Mar-06-14 4:23 pm
- Washington issues first legal pot business license Updated: Mar-05-14 7:47 pm
- 'Nymphomaniac' film is banned in Turkey Updated: Mar-05-14 1:13 pm
- Survey suggests 9 million women in EU rape victims Updated: Mar-05-14 12:12 pm
- Transgender teen recants allegations of attack Updated: Mar-05-14 10:04 am
- Sex traffickers targeting middle school students Updated: Mar-05-14 8:41 am
- Republican group shows support for gay marriage Updated: Mar-04-14 7:46 pm
- Wisconsin Assembly majority leader loses post Updated: Mar-04-14 3:52 pm
- 9 arrested in Lafayette prostitution sting Updated: Mar-04-14 7:17 am
- St. Louis hosts human trafficking conference Updated: Mar-03-14 5:04 am
- Hop grower to pay $85k for sexual harassment Updated: Mar-02-14 10:14 am
- Brownback keeps sights on all-day kindergarten Updated: Mar-01-14 11:34 am
- Md. House passes bill criminalizing 'revenge porn' Updated: Feb-28-14 5:25 pm
- Author says Japan's 1995 war apology should stand Updated: Feb-27-14 10:37 pm
- Teens' indoor tanning tied to other risky behavior Updated: Feb-26-14 5:27 pm
- Clinton School hosts speaker on teen pregnancy Updated: Feb-26-14 3:34 am
- Walker administration official gone after email Updated: Feb-25-14 5:39 pm
- Russian gays marry, will seek asylum in Argentina Updated: Feb-25-14 5:10 pm
FORT BRAGG, North Carolina - The Army captain who has accused Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair of sexually assaulting her during their three-year relationship was an ambitious soldier with plans to make the military her career, much like the boss she loved and admired.
NEW YORK - Jail guard Nancy Gonzalez gained notoriety by conceiving a baby behind bars with a cop killer. But her story of sexual misconduct at a federal lockup in Brooklyn doesn't end there.
KABUL, Afghanistan - In 2009, the United States gave Wazhma Frogh the International Woman of Courage award for her women's rights activism in Afghanistan. Prominently displayed in Frogh's office is a picture of then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton granting her the award as First Lady Michelle Obama smiles, clapping by her side.
SALT LAKE CITY - Any time Mormon leaders sense a decline of moral standards in the world, they roll out sermons on modesty.
NEW YORK - A madam-turned-candidate who faced off against former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer in the city comptroller's race last year pleaded guilty Friday in a prescription drug-dealing case unveiled in the middle of the campaign.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Gov. Robert Bentley said the state is bringing in a nationally recognized consulting group to implement reforms at a state prison thrust into the national spotlight over accusations of widespread sexual harassment and abuse.
ERIE, Pennsylvania - An Erie restaurant has agreed to pay a former worker $20,000 to settle a federal sexual harassment lawsuit.
DOVER, Delaware - A state lawmaker is planning to introduce a bill that would make publication of so-called "revenge porn" a crime in Delaware.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington state issued its first legal-marijuana business license Wednesday, launching a new phase in the state's ambitious effort to regulate a market that has been illegal for more than 75 years.
ANKARA, Turkey - Turkey's film board has banned the screening of director Lars von Trier's movie "Nymphomaniac Volume 1" at cinemas in the country because of the film's sex scenes.
VIENNA - A survey of 42,000 women across the European Union suggests that about one in 10 have been the victims of sexual violence, and half of them reported being raped.
SAN FRANCISCO - A 15-year-old transgender student in California who claimed to have been beaten and sexually assaulted in a school bathroom recanted after a police investigation failed to back up his story.
ST. LOUIS - The organizer of a national conference on child sex trafficking says middle school students are being targeted.
SALT LAKE CITY - A group of Republicans has come out in support of legalizing gay marriage in Utah and Oklahoma, arguing that allowing same-sex unions is consistent with the Western conservative values of freedom and liberty once championed by Ronald Reagan and Barry Goldwater.
MADISON, Wisconsin - Republicans who control the Wisconsin state Assembly unanimously voted to remove the majority leader from his post Tuesday amid allegations that he groped one woman and verbally abused another during a trip to Washington last week.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - Lafayette authorities arrested nine people during the weekend in an undercover operation aimed at halting sex trafficking and the online solicitation of juveniles.
ST. LOUIS - A national conference on human trafficking is bringing together activists, law enforcement and business leaders in St. Louis this week.
SEATTLE - A federal agency says one of the largest hop producers in the world will pay $85,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit.
TOPEKA, Kansas - Gov. Sam Brownback remains determined to establish all-day kindergarten in Kansas, despite the apparent hesitancy among legislators to get on board as the session reaches the halfway mark.
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Maryland House of Delegates on Friday unanimously passed a bill making it a misdemeanor to post so-called "revenge porn" online.
TOKYO - Former Japanese Prime Minister Tomiichi Murayama said Thursday that the landmark 1995 war apology carrying his name is an international pledge that Japan must not change, amid speculation that the current conservative leaders want to revise it.
CHICAGO - Government research links indoor tanning by teenagers with other risks including binge drinking, unhealthy dieting and sexual activity.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The head of a group dedicated to preventing pregnancy among teenaged girls is scheduled to speak Wednesday at the Clinton School of Public Service.
MADISON, Wisconsin - The Wisconsin Department of Transportation's chief legal counsel left his job two days after the release of an email he sent joking about legalizing prostitution.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Two Russian homosexuals married Tuesday in Argentina and said they would seek asylum from the violence they fear back home in the Olympic city of Sochi, joining a growing number of other gays seeking marriage and refuge abroad.