| Sep 3, 2013
| 7:43 PM
Prosecutors told a military hearing officer on Tuesday that three Naval Academy football players engaged in sexual acts with a drunken female midshipman at an off-campus party last year and then lied about it repeatedly to investigators.
Lawyers for the...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 4:00 AM
Ever since President Bill Clinton "did not have sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky," whatever remains of standards seem to have fallen even lower among people who hold offices and positions once thought to require good behavior and strong...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 5:11 PM
A U.S. district judge on Monday dismissed three sexual-abuse lawsuits against Kevin Clash, the voice of Sesame Street's "Elmo" muppet until the allegations surfaced, saying the plaintiffs waited too long to file the civil cases.
The ruling in the...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Anybody who has spent any time around teenagers develops a kind of sixth sense for when they are hearing those teens lie.
The elaborate explanation. The breezy dismissal. The dramatic outrage.
When teens tell you it isn't a big deal, it usually is....
| Jun 17, 2013
| 2:51 PM
The superintendent of the Naval Academy has decided to bring charges in the alleged sexual assault of a female midshipman last year by three members of the football team, academy officials said Monday.
The woman has told Naval investigators she...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:02 PM
A man has succeeded in forcing the state to remove his name from its sex offender database after years of litigation, prompting advocates for more-forgiving sex offender laws to lobby for hundreds of others with similar circumstances to get off the...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:24 AM
If you were going to guess the two San Antonio Spurs that outscored LeBron James in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, it would be easy, right?
Tim Duncan? Manu Ginobli? Tony Parker? Try Danny Green and Aberdeen native Gary Neal.
Green led all scorers with...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 7:15 AM
A nearly 30-year, decorated veteran of the Bel Air Police Department was promoted from corporal to sergeant Tuesday.
Sgt. Frank Krick, a native of Whiteford, began working for the Town of Bel Air as a police dispatcher in the spring of 1985 and was hired...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:30 AM
It helps no one to allege that the military's disagreement with lawmakers' proposals to remove control of criminal sexual assault cases from commanders amounts to insensitivity ("They still don't get it," June 6).
In fact, many readers could well...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:22 PM
A 13-year-old boy is alleging he was sexually assaulted by other students at the SEED School of Maryland, a public boarding school for at-risk children in Southwest Baltimore.
Police confirmed that they were investigating the incident, which is alleged...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:14 AM
The Domestic Violence Center of Howard County sponsored The Legacy Project Step Show and Basketball Tournament last week in an effort to get boys and men more involved in ending the culture of sexual, domestic and dating violence, according to Director of...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 1:56 PM
A former instructor at the Naval Academy has been found not guilty of aggravated sexual assault in an alleged attack on a female midshipman two years ago, an academy spokeswoman said Sunday.
Marine Corps Maj. Mark Thompson, 43, was found guilty of...