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  • French novelist plans to file attempted-rape charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn

    French novelist plans to file attempted-rape charges against Dominique Strauss-Kahn
  • Rosa Parks wrote a rape essay. Is it truth or fiction?

    Rosa Parks wrote a rape essay. Is it truth or fiction?
  • Maria Schneider dies at 58; actress in 'Last Tango in Paris'

    Maria Schneider dies at 58; actress in 'Last Tango in Paris'
    Maria Schneider, the French actress who appeared opposite Marlon Brando in "Last Tango in Paris," the 1972 movie whose strong sexual content stirred international controversy, has died. She was 58. Schneider died in Paris on Thursday after a long...
  • Fresno Bishop John Steinbock dies at 73

    Fresno Bishop John Steinbock dies at 73
    John Steinbock, the Roman Catholic bishop of Fresno who presided over a period of tremendous growth in his Central Valley diocese and was known as a strong administrator, a down-to-earth cleric and a hole-in-one golfer, died Sunday of lung cancer. He...
  • Book Review: 'The Eyes of Willie McGee' by Alex Heard

    Book Review: 'The Eyes of Willie McGee' by Alex Heard
    The Eyes of Willie McGee A Tragedy of Race, Sex, and Secrets in the Jim Crow South Alex Heard Harper: 404 pp., $26.99 In Jim Crow's dark closet, countless skeletons lie moldering and forgotten. For every "cold case" prosecution that brings a doddering...
  • Alleged teen rape victim released from custody, but with GPS monitor

     
    A 17-year-old alleged rape victim who was placed into juvenile hall to ensure she would testify, was released from custody Monday as prosecutors continue preparing for the case in Sacramento....
  • A South African rape, captured on video, exposes an epidemic

     
    A typical South African rape - captured on cell phone video: South African radio and social media lit up with outrage after a cell phone video showed the gang rape of a 17 year old girl by a group of adolescents. They offered her 25 cents to keep silent...
  • Sex offender with 4 convictions charged in O.C. rape case

     
    A registered sex offender with four prior convictions was charged with raping a developmentally disabled woman in an Anaheim motel room, authorities said Tuesday afternoon....
  • Villaraigosa walks out after 'gang rape' remark on transit tax

     
    Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa briefly walked out of a transportation committee meeting Thursday after another elected official used the term “gang rape” in a reference to a transit sales tax championed by the mayor. The dust up came...
  • Gregory Rodriguez: The war between the whites

    Gregory Rodriguez: The war between the whites
    The fourth-grade teacher in Virginia who performed a mock slave auction in her classroom April 1 — with the white kids pretending to buy and sell the black kids — was duly chastised by school officials for her racial insensitivity. Given...
  • Rights group denounces treatment of women in Afghanistan

     
    Human Rights Watch denounced the longstanding Afghan practice of jailing rape victims and girls or women who flee forced marriages, and called on the government of President Hamid Karzai to begin making a much more meaningful effort to enforce laws...