{FD} Severely beaten woman escapes from husband before explosion, fire injure 8 cops, reports say

A barn on a Connecticut property where a man had allegedly held his wife hostage for several days exploded Wednesday night, sparking a fire that spread to the couple's house and left at least eight police officers injured, according to reports.

{FD} Tom Brokaw drops out as college commencement speaker amid sexual misconduct claims, school says

Tom Brokaw, the former news anchor who was accused of allegedly making unwanted sexual advances against multiple women in the 1990s, has dropped out as the commencement speaker for Sacred Heart University, the university confirmed to Fox News.

{FD} House Democrat kept aide on staff despite threat allegation: reports

A U.S. House Democrat -- who has been prominent in the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment -- apologized Thursday, saying she failed to protect female members of her staff who claimed to have been harassed by the lawmaker’s former chief of staff.

{FD} Suspended Yale student from Afghanistan is acquitted of rape charge

A suspended Yale University student from Afghanistan accused of raping a female undergraduate student in 2015 has been acquitted of all charges, and his lawyer is calling on the school to reinstate him.