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.
A man charged with the rape and murder of a 10-year-old Cecil County girl has been ordered held without bond following a bail review hearing.
The White House says comments by a Republican lawmaker about rape show, quote, an “alarming disregard for women.”
A House Republican drew a sharp response during debate on an abortion bill when he said that the number of pregnancies resulting from rape is very low.
A 24-year-old Cambridge police officer has been charged with rape in an off-duty incident.
Vice President Joe Biden says many women who are raped or physically abused don’t report it because they don’t want, in his words, “to get raped again by the system.”
Montgomery County prosecutors say a mother and a Gaithersburg man are facing charges for trading sex with the woman’s daughter to pay off a debt.