Kristen Johanson
October 14, 2018 - 6:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police are searching for a man accused of raping a woman at knifepoint in Center City. Authorities say the incident took place around 11 p.m. Saturday, near 12th and Lombard Streets. According to police, a man approached a 24-year-old female, armed with...
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John McDevitt
October 12, 2018 - 2:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A former West Point cadet has been convicted of the rape of a West Chester University student committed two and half years ago. Tyler Lampe, 22, of Gettysburg was found guilty of raping the unconscious student as she lay in her bed after attending a Saint Patrick Day...
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Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Mike Dougherty
October 05, 2018 - 6:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 22-year-old Havertown man is behind bars in Delaware County Friday morning, charged with raping a 14-year-old girl. It all started on a social media messaging app. "He attacked her in her own home. She unsuspectingly invited him in," Delaware County District...
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In this Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018 filer, Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during a Serie A soccer match between Juventus and Sassuolo, at the Allianz Stadium in Turin, Italy.
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October 04, 2018 - 11:14 am
By BARRY HATTON, Associated Press LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Cristiano Ronaldo was left off Portugal's national team squad for a pair of upcoming matches, the decision coming Thursday as the soccer great fights a rape allegation in the United States. Ronaldo has been accused of rape by Kathryn Mayorga...
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AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File
September 27, 2018 - 7:42 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The rapper Nelly has agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by a woman who alleges that he raped her on his tour bus in suburban Seattle then defamed her when he claimed she made up the accusation. Settlement terms between Monique Greene and Nelly, whose real name is Cornell Haynes Jr.,...
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Hundreds of protesters rally against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Sept. 24, 2018. They protested for a #BelieveSurvivors Walkout against Kavanaugh, who has been accused by at least two women of sexual assault.
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Hadas Kuznits
September 27, 2018 - 3:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For Liz Spikol, a Philadelphia-based journalist and sexual assault survivor, the ongoing conversation around sexual assault feels incredibly personal to her. "Just to have the whole culture arguing, it feels like they're arguing about me," she admitted. In the era of...
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Bill Cosby
AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File
September 20, 2018 - 9:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby could be sent to prison next week for drugging and molesting a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004 in what became the first celebrity trial of the #MeToo era. Cosby is due in court Monday for a two-day sentencing hearing that follows his conviction in the...
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Cherri Gregg
August 25, 2018 - 10:09 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Lawyers for a Philadelphia man who spent 25 years behind bars for a rape and murder he did not commit filed a complaint this week alleging misconduct by a former Philadelphia assistant district attorney. The 29-page complaint was filed with the Disciplinary Board of...
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In this April 12, 2018 file photo, Italian actress and director Asia Argento arrives at the ninth annual Women in the World Summit in New York.
AP Photo/Matt Sayles, File
August 21, 2018 - 1:46 pm
By Jake Coyle, AP Film Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Two days after a report detailed an accusation of sexual assault against #MeToo activist Asia Argento, the Italian actress and filmmaker said she never had a sexual relationship with the young actor whom she agreed to pay $380,000 in a settlement...
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New Temple University signage on the southbound side of Cecil B. Moore station
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Molly Daly
August 08, 2018 - 4:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — More charges have been leveled against the former president of a now-suspended Temple University fraternity chapter. Ari Goldstein — already headed to trial on sexual assault and related offenses in connection with an alleged incident in February at the Alpha Epsilon...
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