Convicted ex-high school athlete wants off sex offender list

STEUBENVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A judge is hearing arguments about whether a man convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl should be removed from Ohio's sex offender registry. J...

Canadian man arrested for sexual harassment of two Taiwanese women

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Canadian man traveling in Taiwan has been arrested for allegedly sexually harassing two Taiwanese women, reported Apple Daily.  The man, who has been identified as&nb...

Convicted ex-high school athlete wants off sex offender list

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge is deciding whether a man convicted as a juvenile of raping a 16-year-old girl should be removed from Ohio's sex offender listings. Judge Thomas Lipps h...

Taiwanese grad student charged with having nude photos of 82 underage girls

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A graduate student at National Taiwan University (NTU) yesterday (April 11) was charged with possessing nude photographs of 82 minors and statutory rape of a girl under th...

Man gets longer prison term for sexually assaulting toddler

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A California man convicted of sexually assaulting a 3-year-old girl got a new sentence Friday of 25 years to life in prison after an appeals court found the trial judge ha...

Milwaukee sex offender granted limited visits with sick son

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A registered sex offender will have limited rights to see his severely ill 9-year-old son, a Milwaukee judge ruled — one month after Wisconsin Children's Hospital began blocking the f...

Medical ethics: UK uses data from doctors to find migrants

LONDON (AP) — To track down people in Britain who may have broken immigration rules, the government is turning to a new and controversial source of information: doctors. In letters m...

Man convicted of teen's murder sentenced to death penalty

CLEVELAND (AP) — A registered sex offender convicted of raping and killing a 14-year-old Ohio girl has been sentenced to death. A judge Monday followed the jury's recommendation in s...

Austin bombing suspect's uncle says he was smart, kind

A 23-year-old suspected of planting deadly bombs that struck fear across Austin was described Wednesday by his uncle as a smart and kind "computer geek" and a friend said he was an assertive person wh...

Police: Bomber's video amounts to confession, but no motive

PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (AP) — A 25-minute cellphone video left behind by the bomber whose deadly explosives terrorized Austin for weeks details the differences among the weapons he built and amounts to a...

Austin bombing suspect left few traces on social media

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The man suspected of planting four bombs in the Texas capital this month that killed two people and injured four others doesn't appear to have left much of a trail on social media...

Judge dismisses case against Minnesota teen who sexted boy

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A southern Minnesota judge dismissed a child pornography charge against a 14-year-old girl who sent an explicit image of herself to a boy over Snapchat, saying that using the state'...

'Me Too' campaign takes off in Taiwan, with a new hotline and website for sexual harassment victims

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In a recent attempt to curb sexual harassment and raise awareness about it, people in Taiwan are joining the #MeToo movement, and have set up a website and ...

Jury convicts man accused of raping, killing college student

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A jury has convicted a man accused of kidnapping, raping and killing an Ohio State University student. The Franklin County jury in Columbus found Brian Golsby guilty Tuesday. ...

Military bases unprepared for childhood sex assault

When the children of U.S. service members sexually assault one another on a military base there often is no justice. That's because federal law governs civilians on many U.S. militar...