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Sketches of two men suspected of sexually assaulting a girl near Saratoga Avenue and Campbell Avenue in San Jose on September 16, 2014. The suspects are described as two men in their 30s seen driving in a white or silver van. (San Jose Police Department)

Police Seek 2 Men Suspected Of Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting Girl Sitting At San Jose Bus Stop

Authorities in San Jose are searching for two men suspected of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a girl who was sitting at a bus stop earlier this week.

09/19/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on September 19, 2014 in New York City. (Elsa/Getty Images)

GameDay: NFL Commissioner Goodell’s Appeals, Assertions Met With Plenty Of Skepticism

Roger Goodell wasn’t holding just a press conference. He was appealing to the public, to the fans, and to the owners to give him a second chance.

09/19/2014

National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell gives a statement to reporters on the league's domestic violence issues during a press conference in New York, September 19, 2014. (CBS)

NFL Commissioner Goodell: ‘We Will Get Our House In Order’ On Player Domestic Violence Issues

National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell pledged to overhaul the league’s approach to player conduct issues and once again faulted himself for failures to adequately address repeated instances of players involved in domestic violence cases.

09/19/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Elsa/Getty Images)

NFL Commissioner Goodell To Speak On Domestic Violence; League Partners With Victims’ Support Groups

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell will make his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence when he holds a news conference Friday. The […]

09/19/2014

A detail of the official National Football League NFL logo is seen painted on the turf as the New York Giants host the Atlanta Falcons during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at MetLife Stadium on January 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

NFL Sponsors Chime In With Criticism Of League Over Handling Of Domestic Violence, Child Abuse Issues

The chorus of criticism of the National Football League over its handling of domestic violence and child abuse issues is beginning spread to the league’s corporate sponsors.

09/16/2014

A Photoshopped Covergirl advertisement being used in Twitter protest against the NFL.

Photoshopped Covergirl NFL Ad Turns Into Viral Protest Against NFL, Commissioner Goodell

An advertisement for beauty products has been hijacked into a viral protest against the National Football League over its handling of domestic violence issues.

09/15/2014

Kira Kazantsev (credit: The Miss America Organization)

Former Bay Area Resident Kira Kazantsev Crowned Miss America 2015

Originally from the East Bay, Kira has won the coveted Miss America 2015 title in Atlantic City…

09/15/2014

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Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Attacking Woman Jogger On Rohnert Park Trail

Rohnert Park public safety officers on Tuesday arrested an 18-year-old man on suspicion of attacking a female jogger along a trail last month.

09/03/2014

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California Bill Defining Sexual Consent On College Campuses Passes, Awaits Gov. Signature

State lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill that would make California the first state to define when “yes means yes” while investigating sexual assaults on college campuses.

08/28/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Elsa/Getty Images)

NFL Sharply Increases Penalties For Domestic Violence; Commissioner Admits He ‘Didn’t Get It Right’

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second under a new policy outlined by Commissioner Roger Goodell.

08/28/2014

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