Harvey Weinstein Allegedly Groped a Model This Weekend

A 22-year-old woman filed a sexual assault complaint against big-time producer Harvey Weinstein this weekend, according to Page Six. » 3/30/15 2:50pm Monday 2:50pm

Awesome Woman Scares Groper So Badly He Craps His Pants

Today's heart(and pants)warming story of sweet payback for someone who really had it coming is brought to you by The Muppet Movie, the internet, and one petite but brave Boston lady who likes to practice making scary monster voices in her spare time. » 6/04/14 4:45pm 6/04/14 4:45pm

Off-Duty Pilot Allegedly Gropes Sleeping 14-Year-Old Girl on Flight

An off-duty pilot traveling on a Delta flight from Detroit to Salt Lake City allegedly groped the butt of a 14-year-old girl sleeping next to him. » 10/29/13 11:00pm 10/29/13 11:00pm

Singapore Anti-Groping PSA Features Terrible Puns, Victim-Blaming ‘Tips’

Singapore, which might be one of the worst places in the world if you're looking to break the law, has apparently rolled out an anti-public-groping campaign, which would be very helpful and nice if its street-side ads didn't features incredibly creepy pictures supplemented with a litany of instructions about what… » 1/13/13 4:00pm 1/13/13 4:00pm

Hypnotist Makes Two Female College Students Believe They’ve Been…

On-campus entertainment can be really hit or miss unless your college a) has a competitive sports team and you can muster the cognitive dissonance required to enjoy a sport that's exploiting its student athletes for the enrichment of a nefarious athletic director, or b) sells booze at the campus gift shop. Case in… » 10/07/12 2:30pm 10/07/12 2:30pm

Wouldn't We All Secretly Like to Turn the Tables on a TSA Agent?

Today in perversely satisfying news: A 59-year-old woman was going through security at Southwest Florida International Airport when she threw down her bags and theatrically groped a TSA supervisor's crotch. The woman, Carol Jean Price, says she was just demonstrating the aggressive groping she'd just received from a… » 6/21/12 1:40pm 6/21/12 1:40pm

TSA Screenings to Be Slightly Less Gropey

Complaints of TSA agents getting way too up close and personal while searching passengers have sprung up from virtually every corner of society. Supermodel Bar Refaeli recently took to her Twitter account to say she'd been felt up by one agent, and Rep. Francisco Canseco publicly accused the TSA of assault after he… » 4/26/12 10:20am 4/26/12 10:20am

Cuba Gooding Jr. Walks Into a Bar. And Allegedly Gropes Someone.

What's Cuba Gooding Jr. up to these days? Well, there's Red Tails — and, according to three women in New Mexico, a whole lot of groping. The women say he harassed all of them at Maloney's Tavern in Albuquerque — and they have pictures. » 3/13/12 1:20pm 3/13/12 1:20pm

Rich White Dudes Can Be Gropers Too

That's the lesson of the "well-dressed groper," a man who's suspected of grabbing several women on New York's Upper East Side, and who's described as "white, clean shaven, [and] neatly dressed." » 3/01/12 10:00am 3/01/12 10:00am

Subway Groper Shot By Off-Duty Cop

A man who groped two young women's butts in a Harlem subway station wound up getting shot in the lower back when an off-duty police officer tried to arrest him. Officer Jason Butler got involved when a woman started calling for police because her 13-year-old daughter had been groped. Then an 18-year-old said she'd… » 12/14/11 9:50am 12/14/11 9:50am

What The TSA Screenings Mean For Sexual Assault Survivors

Among the constituencies pissed off about the TSA's new security measures: Sexual assault survivors, for whom both the body scans and the patdowns can be triggering. » 11/18/10 3:42pm 11/18/10 3:42pm

The Anti-Groping Lobby's Pantsless Plot

The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg proposes that men wear kilts on a day of protest against new gropey TSA policies. We suppose women could go pantyless, but somehow that seems less like a less effective fuck-you. Still, the dissent is building. » 11/15/10 3:52pm 11/15/10 3:52pm

Sexually Harassed? There's An App For That

Emily May's project, Hollaback — which targets those who sexually harass women on the street — is moving beyond a blog and into the 21st century, with an iPhone app. » 5/07/10 1:00pm 5/07/10 1:00pm

To Catch A Predator: How To React To Guys Who Grope

Upon being groped during a lights-out section of a ride at Disneyland, the quick-thinking Christina Esquivel grabbed her cellphone and took a picture of her attacker. But that's only one way of stopping those creeps. » 2/03/10 1:40pm 2/03/10 1:40pm

Harassment's No Big Deal, Says Egypt's Council For Women Spokesman

Women in Cairo say harassment by men is a growing problem — but Egypt's National Council for Women says everything's just peachy. » 6/23/09 6:40pm 6/23/09 6:40pm

British Comic Gropes Woman Onstage In The Name Of Funny

Someone should have told comedian Johnny Vegas that fat, drunk and stupid is no way to go through life. Vegas is the stage persona of British stand-up comedian Michael Pennington, whose act has been described as dangerous, confrontational, [and] out of control. Last Friday night in London, Vegas appeared as a "special… » 5/01/08 12:00pm 5/01/08 12:00pm

A mobile program created by a Japanese video-game developer that allows women to ward off gropers has just become the seventh-most downloaded cellphone application. By pressing on an "anger icon" on the cellphone screen, women can flash the following messages at guys getting a little too close for comfort around:… » 10/24/07 11:45am 10/24/07 11:45am