Sex in society

July 13, 2017 - 4:10 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department's civil rights chief says she's sorry for making "flippant" remarks attributing 90 percent of campus sexual assault claims to both parties being drunk. Wednesday's apology by Candice Jackson, acting assistant secretary for civil rights, came on the eve of...
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FILE - In this April 11, 2011 file photo, Charles Payne, of the Fox Business Network, appears on "Varney & Co.," in New York. Payne has been suspended after reportedly being accused of sexual harassment. The network said Thursday, July 6, 2017, it suspended "Making Money" anchor Payne pending an investigation, but didn't provide any details. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
July 07, 2017 - 10:36 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A suspended Fox Business Network host says he will fight reported charges of sexual harassment "like a lion armed with truth." Charles Payne, host of the network's "Making Money" show, defended himself on Twitter on Friday. The network didn't say why he was suspended. But the Los...
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July 06, 2017 - 9:46 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Fox Business Network anchor has been suspended after reportedly being accused of sexual harassment. The network said Thursday it suspended "Making Money" anchor Charles Payne pending an investigation, but didn't provide any details. The Los Angeles Times, citing two anonymous...
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July 02, 2017 - 5:12 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Sexism in Silicon Valley may be coming in for a reckoning, prompted by women coming forward with stories of sexual harassment by industry bigshots. Apologies, resignations and self-reflection have followed, although it's too soon to tell if they will produce meaningful change. Dave...
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July 02, 2017 - 3:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Silicon Valley investor Dave McClure says he is sorry for making "inappropriate advances" toward several women in workplace situations and is giving up leadership of the venture capital fund he co-founded, 500 Startups. McClure's apology — titled "I'm a Creep. I'm Sorry" — follows a...
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Police help people cross the street outside the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York after a gunman opened fire there on Friday, June 30, 2017. The gunman, identified as Dr. Henry Bello who used to work at the hospital, returned with a rifle hidden under his white lab coat, law enforcement officials said. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
June 30, 2017 - 11:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A doctor forced from a New York hospital because of sexual harassment accusations returned Friday with an assault rifle hidden under a lab coat and shot seven people, killing one woman and leaving several doctors fighting for their lives, authorities said. The gunman, Dr. Henry...
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Police help people cross the street outside the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York after a gunman opened fire there on Friday, June 30, 2017. The gunman, identified as Dr. Henry Bello who used to work at the hospital, returned with a rifle hidden under his white lab coat, law enforcement officials said. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
June 30, 2017 - 11:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A doctor forced from a New York hospital because of sexual harassment accusations returned Friday with an assault rifle hidden under a lab coat and shot seven people, killing one woman and leaving several doctors fighting for their lives, authorities said. The gunman, Dr. Henry...
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Police help people cross the street outside the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York after a gunman opened fire there on Friday, June 30, 2017. The gunman, identified as Dr. Henry Bello who used to work at the hospital, returned with a rifle hidden under his white lab coat, law enforcement officials said. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
June 30, 2017 - 10:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A doctor forced from a New York hospital because of sexual harassment accusations returned Friday with an assault rifle hidden under a lab coat and shot seven people, killing one woman and leaving several doctors fighting for their lives, authorities said. The gunman, Dr. Henry...
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Police officers with the Forensics Unit leave Bronx Lebanon Hospital after a gunman opened fire and then took his own life there, Friday, June 30, 2017, in New York. The gunman, identified as Dr. Henry Bello who used to work at the hospital, returned with a rifle hidden under his white lab coat, law enforcement officials said. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
June 30, 2017 - 7:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a shooting at Bronx Lebanon Hospital (all times local): 7:45 p.m. A former colleague of the doctor who opened fire at a New York City hospital where he used to work says he had been a problematic employee. Dr. David Lazala is a family medicine doctor who said he...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, June 28, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during an energy roundtable with tribal, state and local leaders in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump’s latest tweets attacking a female TV host would get him fired, or at least reprimanded if he was a regular person or even regular CEO. Of course, he isn’t. But experts say it’s a mistake to think that because the president is getting away with sending out crude tweets, others would too. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
June 30, 2017 - 10:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — If President Donald Trump were anyone else, he'd be fired, or at least reprimanded, for his latest tweets attacking a female TV host, social media and workplace experts say. And if he were to look for a job, the experts say, these and past tweets would raise red flags for companies...
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