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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A graduate of an exclusive New England prep school was cleared of forcible rape but convicted of lesser sex offenses Friday against a 15-year-old freshman girl in a case that exposed a campus tradition in which seniors competed to see how many younger students they could sleep with.
Hillary Clinton reiterated her call for gun safety reforms Friday, saying this week's murder of Virginia journalists during an on-air broadcast shows that "something is deeply wrong" in America. Speaking to a Democratic National Committee meeting, the frontrunner for the party's presidential nomination blasted Republican candidates for opposing measures she hopes would reduce firearm deaths in the country. "No one is standing up and saying what we all know to be true: We need to put an end to the gun violence that plagues our communities," she said, to loud applause.