Sexual violence

Georgetown University's campus in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

Report: Sex crimes were up at US colleges

WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of sex offenses reported at American colleges and universities went up in the last decade even as overall campus crime decreased, according to an Education Department survey that also suggests […]

06/10/2014

Foreign Secretary William Hague and actress Angelina Jolie arrive at the 'End Sexual Violence in Conflict' summit in London, Tuesday, June 10, 2014. (AP Photo/PA, Stefan Rousseau)

Jolie and UK’s Hague host sexual violence summit

LONDON (AP) — Angelina Jolie appealed for a change in attitude on sexual violence in conflict Tuesday, bringing the power of her celebrity to an international summit on a topic she said has been taboo […]

06/10/2014

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Third of women suffer domestic violence

LONDON (AP) — About a third of women worldwide have been physically or sexually assaulted by a former or current partner, according to the first major review of violence against women. In a series of […]

06/20/2013