A recent study that examined data collected from all over the globe has found that one out of every 14 women has been sexually assaulted by someone other than her partner.
President Barack Obama is launching an initiative to combat sexual assault, particularly on college campuses, turning the spotlight on a problem that has devastated millions of Americans yet rarely receives such White House attention.
A series of sexual-assault cases on college campuses have spurred a backlash from accused male students who are now using anti-gender discrimination laws under Title IX to make their case that such accusations are biased against men.
Alexandria Police are looking for a man accused of attempting to rape an 11-year-old girl.
A 22-year-old college student says she was beaten and raped by a D.C. Parks and Recreation employee at a community pool early Tuesday morning.
Police say a man was arrested Monday in the attempted rape of an employee of a Mr. Smoothie store in Rockville, Md.
Maryland State Police have charged a man with rape, human trafficking and other sex offenses after an underage girl says he raped her in a La Plata hotel.
About 1 in 10 men in some parts of Asia admitted raping a woman who was not their partner, according to the first large studies of rape and sexual violence. When their wife or girlfriend was included, that figure rose to about a quarter.
U.S. Naval Academy students are scheduled to testify in a hearing to determine if three of their fellow midshipmen will face a court-martial in a sexual assault case.
The U.S. Naval Academy on Wednesday charged three midshipmen with sexually assaulting a female student at an off-campus house in Annapolis more than a year ago.