sexual assault

This video framegrab image from MSNBC's Morning Joe, shows Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaking to co-host Mika Brzezinski, Friday, May 1, 2020. (MSNBC's Morning Joe via AP)
May 01, 2020 - 7:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Friday emphatically denied allegations from a former Senate staffer that he sexually assaulted her in the early 1990s, declaring flatly that “this never happened.” Biden’s first public remarks on the accusation by a former employee,...
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February 23, 2020 - 3:53 pm
STRATFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A Connecticut school board member who was accused of sexually assaulting a teen is resisting calls to resign from his post. Stratford Board of Education Member Robert DeLorenzo took a plea deal in the case and was convicted of first-degree reckless endangerment, according to...
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In this June 14, 2009, photo, Los Angles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant celebrates with his daughter Gianna, following the Lakers 99-86 defeat of the Orlando Magic in Game 5 of the NBA Finals at Amway Arena in Orlando. (Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel via AP)
January 26, 2020 - 10:06 pm
CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) — NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others were killed Sunday when their helicopter plunged into a steep hillside in dense morning fog in Southern California, his sudden death at age 41 touching off an outpouring of grief for a star whose celebrity transcended...
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fairfield arrest
Fairfield Police Department
Morgan Cunningham
January 10, 2020 - 5:49 am
FAIRFIELD, Conn. (WTIC Radio)_ A man accused of sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl turns himself into Fairfield Police. Police say 77-year-old Dino Carlo Gioia has been charged with third degree sexual assault, risk of injury to a minor, second degree unlawful restraint, and breach of peace. An...
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A Hartford Police cruiser. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.
John Silva
December 05, 2019 - 3:45 pm
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - A former teacher facing charges of having sex with a student in Bloomfield is now also facing charges in Hartford. Over Thanksgiving weekend, 30-year-old Patrick Dodds of Bloomfield was picked up in New Hampshire, where he'd been spending the holiday. Hartford Police are...
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