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Staten Island Restaurant Drops Drink Named ‘Roofie Colada’ After Complaints

A Staten Island restaurant has decided to drop and rename a dessert drink called the “Roofie Colada” from its menu, after complaints about the name referencing the infamous date rape drug.

11/26/2014

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5 Now Charged In Alleged Sex Assault At Ramapo College

Three more defendants had been charged Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a female student at Ramapo College in New Jersey, prosecutors said.

11/24/2014

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NYPD: Brooklyn Man Charged With Impersonating Police Officer And Rape

A Brooklyn man was arrested Wednesday on charges of rape and impersonating a police officer in connection with an incident last month, according to the NYPD.

11/20/2014

Comedian/actor Bill Cosby performs at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on September 26, 2014 in Las Vegas.  (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bill Cosby Declines To Comment On Rape Claims In Newly-Released Video

In an “Entertainment Tonight” interview that aired Tuesday, Dickinson said that the 1982 incident occurred in Lake Tahoe, California, where he was appearing.

11/19/2014

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Police: Teen Accused In Alleged Rape In Bronx School Classroom

A 19-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged rape in a Bronx school.

11/19/2014

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Bronx Middle School Holds Suspension Hearing For 2 Boys Accused Of Raping 2 Girls

The victims, ages 12 and 13, did not make an appearance at the hearing.

11/03/2014

Psychiatrists Marshall Hubsher (left) and Howard Mahler are accused of conspiring to prescribe Adderall and Xanax illicitly on Long Island. (Credit: Nassau County Prosecutor's Office)

2 Psychiatrists, 1 Who Lost License, Accused Of Selling Dangerous Drug Prescriptions

Two psychiatrists – one of whom already lost his license to practice medicine, were charged Thursday on Long Island with conspiring to sell prescriptions to dangerous and addictive drugs, prosecutors said.

10/30/2014

New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina. (credit: CBS 2)

Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina ‘Disturbed, Saddened’ By Rape Allegations At Bronx Junior High School

Shocking rape allegations involving two students at a Bronx junior high school are under investigation.

10/30/2014

Students carry mattresses in a protest against sexual assault at Columbia University. (Credit: Jacquelyn14)

Columbia Students Rally In National Day Of Action Against Campus Rape

College students in New York and across the nation took part Wednesday night in a “Carry That Weight” national day of action against campus rape.

10/29/2014

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Police Search For Suspect Who Allegedly Raped Woman On Upper East Side

Police late Friday were searching for a suspect who they say raped a woman on the side of a building on the Upper East Side.

10/25/2014

A screen grab of a video in which little girls use the F word to draw attention to issues of women's inequality. (Credit: F***H8)

Little Girls Drop ‘F-Bombs For Feminism,’ Shock Viewers In Video

A new video by an activist group shows girls between 6 and 13 years old dressed up as pink princesses, and firing off F-bombs to make a point about sexism in society.

10/22/2014

Police are looking for a man who tried to rape a woman in Queens. (Credit: NYPD)

Cops: Would-Be Queens Rapist Fled When Victim Fought Back

The NYPD has asked the public for help in locating a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape that took place in Queens.

09/30/2014

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Demonstrators Stand Up To Violence Against Women At Columbia University

During the rally students could be seen carrying a mattress around to make a point. Demonstrators said people need to wake up.

09/13/2014

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Demonstrators At Columbia University Draw Attention To On-Campus Sexual Assaults

In the wake of the Ray Rice scandal and reports of on-campus rapes, demonstrators at Columbia University say more attention needs to be paid to the issue of sexual assaults on campus.

09/12/2014

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Columbia Student Carrying Mattress Around Until Alleged Rapist Is Expelled

Emma Sulkowicz, a senior majoring in visual arts, says it is part of her thesis, an endurance performance art piece called “Carry That Weight.”

09/03/2014

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