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Report: ISIS Makes Rape Part Of Theology, Uses Practice As Recruiting Tool

A new report from The New York Times sheds light on a horrific aspect of Islamic State tactics and how it uses the sexual slavery of Yazidi women to gain control and recruit members.


Two different sketches have been made following recent attacks in Arlington County. (Credit: Arlington Co. Police Dept.)

Arlington Co. Investigating a String of Attempted Rapes

Four women have been assaulted recently in Arlington County in separate, but similar incidents involving an attacker who attempted to rape them.


Paolo Belarmino is pictured. (Courtesy of Montgomery Co. Police)

Md. Youth Minister Charged With Sexually Assaulting, Raping 13-Year-Old Girl

A youth minister in Montgomery County has been charged with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.


Physicians are expressing concern that a 90-day grace period rule for health plans covered under the Affordable Care Act will allow insurance companies to deny payment to doctors.  (Getty Images)

Doctor With Rape Conviction Settles Civil Suit in Md.

A doctor who got a Maryland medical license despite his Florida rape conviction has settled a civil lawsuit alleging he molested a female patient in 2013.



Teen Charged With Rape of Ex; Girl Died on Way to Hospital

Montgomery County authorities say a girl raped by her ex-boyfriend on the street in Rockville died on the way to a hospital for an examination, and the ex-boyfriend is now charged with rape.


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​Former Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader Pleads Guilty to Rape

Molly Shattuck, a former Baltimore Ravens cheerleader and the ex-wife of a prominent Maryland energy executive, has pleaded guilty after being charged with having sex with a 15-year-old boy.


A woman holds a banner as she takes part in a "slut walk" to protest. (Photo credit: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: Rape Prevention Training Works, Cuts Sex Assault Risk

A program that taught college women ways to prevent sexual assault cut in half the chances they would be raped over the next year, a Canadian study found. It was the first large, scientific test […]


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Man in East Coast Rapes Pleads Guilty to Maryland Crimes

A Connecticut man serving multiple life sentences for a series of sexual assaults has pleaded guilty to three rapes in Maryland.


(Credit: Prince George's County Police Department)

Man Charged With Rape, Assault of Woman in Chillum

Prince George’s County Police have arrested a D.C. man for sexually assaulting a woman in Chillum.



‘Beer Pong Rapist’ Sentenced To 150 Years

A Montgomery County man convicted of sexually assaulting men he met at beer pong events was sentenced to 150 years behind bars on Wednesday.