Sexual misconduct

From left, Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., accompanied by former U.S.A. gymnastics national team members and abuse survivors Jeanette Antolin, Jamie Dantzscher, Dominique Moceanu, and Mattie Larson, speaks at a news conference on legislation to prevent future abuse of young athletes, on Capitol Hill, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
January 30, 2018 - 6:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has responded to the sex abuse scandal involving sports doctor Larry Nassar by sending President Donald Trump legislation that requires governing bodies for amateur athletics to swiftly report claims of abuse to law enforcement. The Senate approved the bipartisan bill by...
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FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2012 file photo, actor Scott Baio arrives at the TeenNick HALO Awards in Los Angeles. Actress Nicole Eggert appeared on "Megyn Kelly Today” on Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, and claimed that her former "Charles in Charge" co-star Scott Baio sexually abused her for years starting when she was 14. Baio in a previous Facebook Live video says he is being falsely accused and said he and Eggert had a consensual relationship after she was over the age of 18. (Photo by Joe Kohen/Invision/AP, File)
January 30, 2018 - 12:43 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Nicole Eggert claims her former "Charles in Charge" co-star Scott Baio sexually abused her for years starting when she was 14. Speaking on "Megyn Kelly Today" on Tuesday, Eggert said Baio first molested her when she was 14 and they had sexual intercourse when she was 17. Baio is...
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FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2017, file photo, Houston head coach Major Applewhite watches from the sidelines during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Navy in Houston. A lawsuit by former Texas women's track coach Bev Kearney against the school is probing how administrators in the offices that investigate campus sexual misconduct handled former football assistant Major Applewhite's 2009 relationship with a student trainer. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)
January 30, 2018 - 11:19 am
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A lawsuit by former Texas women's track coach Bev Kearney against the school is probing how administrators in the offices that investigate campus sexual misconduct handled former football assistant Major Applewhite's 2009 relationship with a student trainer on a bowl trip...
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In this Aug. 17, 2016, photo, a man walks past Wynn Palace in Macau. The China arm of Steve Wynn's casino empire says it will comply with Macau regulators as they seek more information about sexual misconduct allegations against the Las Vegas billionaire. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
January 30, 2018 - 1:33 am
HONG KONG (AP) — The China arm of Steve Wynn's casino empire said Tuesday it will comply with Macau regulators as they seek more information about sexual misconduct allegations against the Las Vegas billionaire. Wynn Macau Ltd. said it will "fully cooperate with any requests" from authorities in...
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In this Jan. 21, 2018, photo, lights shine inside the U.S. Capitol Building as night falls in Washington. President Donald Trump will deliver his first State of the Union address Tuesday night but, as always, lawmakers are angling to steal part of the spotlight. Many female Democratic lawmakers plan to follow the lead of celebs at this year’s Golden Globe Awards by wearing black to the State of the Union. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
January 30, 2018 - 12:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump won't be the only one trying to send a message when he delivers his first State of the Union address. A look at some of the ways lawmakers are using the speech to make a point: ___ #METOO Many female Democratic lawmakers plan to follow the lead of...
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January 29, 2018 - 4:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on political contributions by Steve Wynn, the Las Vegas billionaire accused of sexual misconduct (all times local): 4 p.m. The chief campaign group for Republican candidates for governor is returning $100,000 to the company run by billionaire Steve Wynn, in the...
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Patrick Gentry
January 29, 2018 - 2:49 pm
More than two dozen South Carolina doctors have been investigated for possible sexual misconduct in the last five years, according to a newspaper review of records of the state Board of Medical Examiners.
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