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Ex-Stanford Student Brock Turner Blames 'Party Culture' for Sexual Assault
Brock Turner, the former Stanford University swimmer who was convicted last week of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman on campus, blamed the “party culture” of “college life” for his actions. ABC News obtained a copy of Turner’s full statement to Judge Aaron Persky, who sentenced the
Blake Shelton Sues In Touch Weekly Magazine
The country superstar describes the "Rehab for Blake" cover story as "totally false."
“CONSENT ON CAMPUS: A NIGHTLINE EVENT” Airing On “Nightline,” February 24 on ABC
An Eye-Opening Look at Sexual Assault and Consent Education on College Campuses From the Ivy League to public universities to community colleges, sexual assault on college campuses has become a sweeping nationwide epidemic impossible to ignore. ABC News’ “Nightline” tackles this growing problem
Index: NFL Rams Moving Back to L.A.
Maturity index tonight at an update now on that deadly house fire we told you about in Cleveland a family of four dead the roof gone and tonight. Authorities now ruling it was arson. The investigation does continue and who started it. The very personal warning tonight being read by hundreds of
10 Habits That Make You Miserable Every Winter
Let's face it: Unless you're a ski bum, winter's frigid temps and shorter days can really bring on the blues. "The cold and gray present significant challenges to all of us," says Carol Ewing Garber, PhD, an exercise physiologist and professor of movement sciences at Columbia University in New York
Personal, national pride part of latest Beer Mile buzz
When James "The Beast" Nielsen went to bed in Novato, California, on Aug. 6, he was the undisputed leader in the arcane but strangely absorbing world of the beer mile. Some 16 months earlier, he had downed a tepid Budweiser, sprinted a quarter mile around a deserted local track and, after repeating
Study Breaks Down 'Types' of Drinkers from 'Ernest Hemingway' to 'Mary Poppins'
Can a few too many cocktails turn you into “Mr. Hyde”? Or maybe " Ernest Hemingway "? Researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia are aiming to find out by examining the personality traits of college students after they’ve had a few drinks. A new study, published in the Addiction, Research &
Hawaii Set to Raise Smoking Age to 21: Why It Might Work
With Hawaii poised to become the first state to raise the legal smoking age to 21, experts say it might just be a game-changer. The bill prohibits the sale of tobacco products to people under 21 years old, and includes fines for underage smokers and even heftier fines for anyone who buys or sells
'Missoula' Victim Secretly Records Her Rapist: Part 1
Allison Huguet was one of the women "Missoula" author Jon Krakauer profiled in his new book.
UVA Sororities Follow the No-Frat-Party Rule, But Sisters Are Angry
Sororities at the University of Virginia abided by a controversial mandate that they not participate in fraternity activities this weekend to protect their "safety and well-being," but many say they were not happy about it. The mandate came in a letter sent Jan. 20 to the school's 16 sororities