Coming forward to report a sexual assault can be painful and emotionally exhausting. For children and people with developmental disabilities, retelling their stories can be especially confusing.
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The Pittsburgh Steelers are making headlines during their bye week, which is typically not something NFL teams want to do.
The bomb squad was called to Midway International Airport in Chicago on Monday after a cell phone battery or charger in someone's luggage exploded, police told CNN.
For almost three years, "Welcome To Video" was a covert den for people who traded in clips of children being sexually assaulted.
A Colorado police officer is on administrative leave after shooting an armed man in the buttocks though the window of the man's house, according to the Aurora Police Department.
In the middle of the night, Imam Ibrahim Noonan answered the phone and heard an unfamiliar Irish voice.
Stacey Dash entered a written plea of not guilty Wednesday on a domestic battery charge, according to documents filed in Pasco County Circuit Court.
A man arrested last month for allegedly threatening to attack an Ohio Jewish community center has been indicted on federal charges, the US Attorney's Office of the Northern District of Ohio said Friday in a news release.
A man accused of shooting and killing a pioneering Texas sheriff's deputy during a traffic stop was wanted at the time, and that may help explain why the shooting happened, authorities say.
A 10-year-old African American girl who was beaten up on a school bus in upstate New York told police her two attackers called her the N-word as the bus monitor did nothing, according to court documents obtained by CNN affiliate WWNY.
A New York appeals court justice said President Donald Trump's video deposition is on hold in a lawsuit alleging protestors were assaulted outside of Trump Tower.
Sometimes a touchdown is so exciting, you just gotta ... uh... punch your quarterback in the face?
Federal investigators say they are checking allegations of sexual assaults at a Veterans Affairs hospital in West Virginia -- accusations the hospital says prompted it to fire someone.
The sister of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been found guilty of ordering a bodyguard to beat and humiliate a local craftsman who was renovating her luxury Paris apartment three years ago.
The suspect in a mass stabbing Wednesday at a Florida workplace is facing charges of attempted homicide and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without the intent to kill, according to court records.
Fourteen women are suing Lyft over allegedly mishandling their sexual assault, sexual misconduct and rape complaints against drivers that occurred while using its service, bringing renewed attention to the issue of safety in the ride-hail industry.
A New Mexico police officer was fired and faces a misdemeanor battery charge for shoving a suspect headfirst into a wall, according to court documents.
At the 2018 Oscars, actress Annabella Sciorra and two other leaders of the Time's Up movement spoke out about the sexual harassment that had rattled Hollywood.
The judge in Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault case will allow three additional accusers to testify as "prior bad acts" witnesses against him, according to court documents filed Monday by prosecutors.
The NBA and Sacramento Kings announced Friday that their investigation found insufficient evidence to support sexual assault allegations against Kings head coach Luke Walton.
Soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo's lawyers revealed for the first time in court documents the amount he paid to settle allegations that he raped a woman in a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.
Two members of the Proud Boys have been convicted on multiple charges for assaulting members of Antifa during a fight last year.
A Florida woman who woke up to a stranger sexually assaulting her 36 years ago may finally get justice after DNA helped crack the brutal rape case.
The suspect in a standoff that left six Philadelphia police officers wounded has been identified as Maurice Hill, a 36-year-old with a lengthy criminal history dating back to the early 2000s.