Bill calls for colleges to define rape

Californians propose to make schools set consent standard

Posted: August 11, 2014 at 3:41 a.m.

SAN DIEGO -- College students have heard a similar refrain for years in campaigns to stop sexual assault: No means no.

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Hawaii governor loses to primary foe

Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie speaks to supporters at Abercrombie headquarters, Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 in Honolulu. In a stunning defeat for an incumbent, Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie was unseated by a fellow Democrat in Saturday's primary election, as Democratic voters chose state Sen. David Ige as their nominee in one of two marquee races that have divided the party. (AP Photo/Marco Garcia)

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Rights-amendment push sees renewal

Drafted by a suffragette in 1923, the Equal Rights Amendment has been a source of contention ever since. Many opponents considered it dead when a 10-year ratification push ... Read »