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Today in History Today is Saturday, June 23, the 174th day of 2018. There are 191 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 23,...

The Latest: Michigan State trustees won't oust president

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on how Michigan State University will handle a $500 million settlement with victims of sports doctor Larry Nassar (all times local): 8:40 a.m. ...

Film starring Kevin Spacey to be released in August

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Spacey was erased from "All the Money in the World" and booted from "House of Cards," but a movie starring the disgraced actor is going forward with a summer release. ...

Ohio State to shut down 3-year-old sexual assault center

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University says it's shutting down its three-year-old Sexual Civility and Empowerment unit after finding it didn't properly document and report students' sexual assaul...

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World Cup digest moves separately TOP STORIES: TEN--GERRY WEBER OPEN HALLE, Germany — Roger Federer opened his Gerry Weber Open title defense by s...

120 Nassar victims urge Michigan State board to fire Engler

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A letter signed by at least 120 victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar demands that Michigan State University's governing board remove interim school president John Engler....

Texas deputy arrested on allegation of child sexual assault

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A deputy sheriff in Texas is accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl and threatening the child's mother with deportation if she reported him. Bexar County...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, June 17, the 168th day of 2018. There are 197 days left in the year. This is Father's Day. Today's Highlight in History: ...

Ex-doctor arrested in 1988 Texas attack, recent death

DALLAS (AP) — An ex-physician has been charged with capital murder in the February death of a woman who was left incapacitated in 1988 after being sexually assaulted and strangled in a case that a tea...

Bill Cosby ousts legal team ahead of sex assault sentencing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby has ousted the high-powered defense team whose aggressive tactics failed to sway jurors from convicting him of sexual assault in April. Cosby's spokesm...

Woman says Mormon church knew of her abuser's history

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A woman who says a former Mormon missionary leader raped her in the 1980s accused church officials in a new court filing this week of knowing about the man's prior sexual miscond...

Professor faces long history of misconduct allegations

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Newly released documents show that a Connecticut university professor who was suspended pending an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct had been the subject of...

Actress Rose McGowan indicted on cocaine charge in Virginia

LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — A grand jury in Virginia has indicted actress and activist Rose McGowan on one felony count of cocaine possession. News outlets report a Loudoun County grand jur...

#MeToo cases in the spotlight as Southern Baptists convene

DALLAS (AP) — The Southern Baptist Convention opens its annual national meeting Tuesday in an anxious mood as the denomination's all-male leadership grapples with the fallout of multiple sexual miscon...

Author of novel 'Speak' writing memoir about surviving rape

NEW YORK (AP) — Prize-winning author Laurie Halse Anderson is writing a memoir about surviving rape. Viking Children's Books announced Monday that the book is called "Shout" and come...