Former hostage Joshua Boyle awaits bail hearing

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A bail hearing for former Afghanistan hostage Joshua Boyle could be weeks away after a brief court appearance by video link relating to assault charges. Boyle ...

Producer re-shot sexual assault scene in YouTube drama

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A sexual assault scene in an upcoming YouTube drama series was re-shot and revised after a female showrunner joined the project. Executive producer Lauren LeF...

The Latest: Female TV producer re-shot sexual assault scene

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on upcoming programming from the TV Critics meeting in Pasadena, California (all times local): 12:50 p.m. A sexual assault scene ...

Canadian broadcaster cuts Charles Dutoit's name from radio

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Conductor Charles Dutoit's name has become so toxic following accusations of sexual assault that Canada's national broadcaster has stopped saying his name on air when radio statio...

Italy ex-leader Berlusconi backs Deneuve on male courtship

ROME (AP) — Italian ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi, known for his "bunga bunga" parties and fondness for younger women, is praising Catherine Deneuve for warning against a courtship backlash following t...

Bill Cosby's next trial will carry weight of #MeToo movement

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jurors couldn't agree the first time around whether to accept a woman's story that "America's Dad," Bill Cosby, sexually assaulted her over a decade ago. Now he faces a retrial in ...

Bid to oust judge in Stanford swimmer case moves forward

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Voters are a big step closer to getting an opportunity to decide whether to oust a California judge for his handling of a sexual assault case involving a Stanford University sw...

AP: Famed conductor faces 6 new sex claims, including 1 rape

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Six more women have stepped forward to accuse prominent conductor Charles Dutoit of sexually assaulting them in the United States, France and Canada, including a musician who says...

AP: 6 more women accuse maestro Dutoit, including 1 rape

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Six more women have stepped forward to accuse prominent conductor Charles Dutoit of sexually assaulting them in the United States, France and Canada, including a musician who says...

Six more women accuse conductor Charles Dutoit of sexual assault, including one rape

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Six more women accuse conductor Charles Dutoit of sexual assault, including one rape.

Cosby references #MeToo movement after meal in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby referenced the #MeToo movement after a dinner at an Italian restaurant in Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports the 80-year-old comedian was ...

Taxi driver sentenced to 7 years, 4 months for raping Korean woman

Taipei, Jan. 11 (CNA) A taxi driver, who was convicted by a district court of drugging three women from South Korea and sexually assaulting one of them, on Thursday received a sentence of seven years ...

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TOP STORIES: SOC--ENGLISH ROUNDUP LONDON — The strain of playing five games in two weeks caught up with Arsenal and Chelsea as they labored to a 0-0 draw in the fir...

Lebanese prosecutor questions suspected killer of UK woman

BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese prosecutor has begun questioning an Uber driver suspected in the murder of a British woman who worked at the U.K. Embassy in Beirut. Rebecca Dykes was found ...

Church: Guam archbishop faces new sexual assault allegation

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Catholic church officials in Guam say they have notified the Vatican of a new sexual abuse allegation against Archbishop Anthony Apuron. According to the Archdio...