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Serena Williams: 'We Must
Not Stay Silent' on Peng Shuai
Nov 19, 2021 7:00 AM CST
Serena Williams: 'We Must Not Stay Silent' on Peng Shuai
WTA chairman weighs pulling organization out of China
- US tennis legend Serena Williams has joined the chorus of calls demanding to know #WhereIsPengShuai. "This must be investigated and we must not stay silent," Williams tweeted Thursday, adding she was "devastated and shocked" by the situation with the Chinese tennis player. "I hope she is...
Alleges Sex Assault:
'I Feel Like a Walking Corpse'
Nov 5, 2021 3:43 AM CDT
Tennis Star Alleges Sex Assault: 'I Feel Like a Walking Corpse'
China quashes discussion of Peng Shuai allegations
- Chinese authorities have squelched virtually all online discussion of sexual assault accusations apparently made by a Chinese professional tennis star against a former top government official, showing how sensitive the ruling Communist Party is to such charges. In a lengthy social media post that disappeared quickly, Peng Shuai wrote that...
Will Go on
Trial in April
Nov 3, 2021 11:17 AM CDT
Mario Batali Will Go on Trial in April
Celebrity chef pleaded not guilty to allegation he forcibly kissed, groped woman at eatery in 2017
Celebrity chef Mario Batali's trial on a sexual misconduct charge in Boston has been set for April 11, Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins' office said Tuesday after a hearing. Batali pleaded not guilty to indecent assault and battery on allegations that he forcibly kissed and groped a...
After Glee Over Cosby Release,
Phylicia Rashad Apologizes
Jul 3, 2021 6:30 AM CDT
After Glee Over Cosby Release, Phylicia Rashad Apologizes
Howard University dean writes letter to parents, students: 'I vehemently oppose sexual violence'
- Phylicia Rashad has long been a defender of Bill Cosby, who played her husband on
The Cosby Show
, but her recent glee over his release from prison has her facing new backlash. On Wednesday, Pennsylvania's highest court vacated the 83-year-old's sexual assault conviction, making him a free man,...
Woman Taps Into
1887 Law to
Seek Justice in
May 25, 2021 12:30 PM CDT
Woman Taps Into 1887 Law to Seek Justice in Alleged Rape
Madison Smith convened own grand jury in Kansas after prosecutors wouldn't bring rape charges
- A Kansas woman who alleges consensual sex with a friend in his college dorm room turned into assault took matters into her own hands when prosecutors declined to bring rape charges: She called a citizen grand jury, relying on a 134-year-old state law. Madison Smith, 22, collected hundreds of signatures...
Thomas Middleditch at Center
of Club's Misconduct Claims
Mar 22, 2021 9:55 AM CDT
Thomas Middleditch at Center of Club's Misconduct Claims
'Silicon Valley' star accused of groping woman, owners accused of ignoring complaints
star Thomas Middleditch to the list of celebs who've been accused of sexual misconduct. Hannah Harding says she was at the Cloak & Dagger—a now-closed Goth nightclub in Hollywood "where a cast of experimental artists performed eerie, sexually charged ceremonies each week," per...
Accuser Still Works
for Him, Backs
Up Groping Claim
Mar 20, 2021 7:30 AM CDT
Latest Cuomo Accuser Still Works for Him, Backs Up Groping Claim
Alyssa McGrath says she's friends with unnamed co-worker who says Cuomo groped her
- A group of current and former aides to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo have accused him of sexual harassment in the workplace, but for the first time, one who still works for him is now publicly speaking out. Alyssa McGrath details for the
New York Times
a "series of...
Why Andrew Cuomo's
Hands Are Causing a Stir
Mar 16, 2021 10:10 AM CDT
Why Andrew Cuomo's Hands Are Causing a Stir
One of NY governor's accusers says he often made sexually suggestive remarks about them
- As New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo tried to return to the business of governing Monday, one of his sexual harassment accusers met via Zoom for more than four hours with investigators working for the state attorney general's office. During the interview, Charlotte Bennett revealed new details about Cuomo's...
Cuomo Just Lost Support
of a Pivotal Group
Mar 12, 2021 12:43 PM CST
Cuomo Just Lost Support of a Pivotal Group
House Democrats from New York, including AOC, call for him to resign, but he refuses
- As the Democratic Party turned sharply against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and he faces growing allegations of sexual harassment , he insisted Friday he wouldn’t resign and castigated politicians calling for him to quit as “reckless and dangerous” and engaging in “cancel culture," per the AP...
Feb 27, 2021 7:30 AM CST
Damning Report Details Claims Against Freshman Congressman
Dozens of ex-college classmates allege sexual misconduct by Madison Cawthorn to BuzzFeed
- Madison Cawthorn spoke at CPAC on Friday, as well as voted by proxy against President Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID relief bill . But there's another reason the 25-year-old North Carolina congressman's name is now in headlines. BuzzFeed News interviewed more than two dozen former classmates, as well...
Speaks Out on
Feb 11, 2021 1:22 PM CST
Another Actress Speaks Out on Marilyn Manson
Esme Bianco calls rocker abusive, says he 'almost destroyed me'
- More than a dozen women have followed Evan Rachel Wood in naming Marilyn Manson—aka Brian Warner—as an abuser, including
Game of Thrones
actress Esme Bianco. Bianco tells the Cut that the man she idolized as a teenager, and finally met in her early 20s, turned out to...
Model From 'Blurred Lines'
Video Makes Big Accusation
Sep 17, 2020 10:15 AM CDT
Model From 'Blurred Lines' Video Makes Big Accusation
Emily Ratajkowski says photographer Jonathan Leder sexually assaulted her in 2012
- Model and actress Emily Ratajkowski has penned an essay for
magazine, in which she claims she was sexually assaulted by photographer Jonathan Leder in 2012, before making it big. Ratajkowski, who came to stardom in Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" music video, had met with Leder at...
Jul 5, 2020 8:49 AM CDT
Now Sober, Ryan Adams Is Sorry
Singer apologizes for his 'harmful behavior' toward women, including ex-wife Mandy Moore
- Ryan Adams is apparently done with his stint in whiskey town and trying to make amends. The newly sober singer is apologizing for his "harmful behavior" toward several women—including ex-wife Mandy Moore—who accused him last year of emotional abuse and sexual misconduct, reports BuzzFeed . "No amount...
Fox Anchor Out
Jul 1, 2020 10:40 AM CDT
Fox Anchor Out Amid Sexual Misconduct Accusations
Chief national correspondent Ed Henry fired after investigation into years-old incident
- Fox News chief national correspondent Ed Henry is out of a job following an investigation into sexual misconduct claims. The
co-anchor was suspended Thursday after the network "received a complaint ... from a former employee's attorney involving willful sexual misconduct in the workplace years ago,"...
Woody Allen Takes
a Swing at His
May 30, 2020 11:45 AM CDT
Woody Allen Takes a Swing at His Son's Work
The filmmaker calls Farrow's reporting 'shoddy'
- With Ronan Farrow on the ropes, his dad is taking a shot of his own. "People are beginning to realize that it isn't just in relation to me that his journalism has been kind of shoddy," Woody Allen tells the
. "And I'm not so...
Apr 23, 2020 10:30 AM CDT
Biden to Louis CK: Here's Your $2.8K Back
Donation from disgraced comedian to Biden's presidential campaign is refunded
- Joe Biden doesn't want Louis CK's money, thank you very much. A spokesman for the former vice president's presidential campaign said Wednesday that a $2,800 donation from the comedian, made on March 4, had been refunded, per the AP . Like Biden , Louis CK has faced allegations...
Over Biden Allegations
Apr 14, 2020 10:50 AM CDT
Over Biden Allegations
Editor Dean Baquet defends delay in story about alleged sexual misconduct
- Allegations of sexual assault against Joe Biden by a former Senate aide, Tara Reade, got mainstream traction over the weekend when the
New York Times
, and NBC News joined the outlets reporting on them. But critics (including supporters of Bernie Sanders and of Supreme Court Justice...
Ex-Biden Aide Makes
Mar 28, 2020 9:30 AM CDT
Ex-Biden Aide Makes Harrowing Accusation
Tara Reade has more to tell about her old boss
- "You're nothing to me." A former Joe Biden aide says those words are still ringing in her ears after he allegedly sexually assaulted her in 1993, the Huffington Post reports. The accuser, Tara Reade, went on a podcast this week and said Biden kissed her, thrust his...
Here's What Weinstein Said
Before Being Sentenced
Mar 11, 2020 10:22 AM CDT
Here's What Weinstein Said Before Being Sentenced
Fallen movie mogul gets 23 years
- Harvey Weinstein's sentencing hearing began at 9:30am ET Wednesday in New York, and within just about 90 minutes the disgraced movie mogul had been sentenced to 23 years in prison. He had faced between five and 29 years—the higher end of which, NBC New York noted before...
Ronan to Woody
Were Your Sister'
Mar 4, 2020 10:00 AM CST
Ronan to Woody Allen Publisher: 'Imagine This Were Your Sister'
Hachette, which is publishing Allen's new memoir, also published Farrow's 'Catch and Kill'
- Ronan Farrow and Woody Allen share the same book publisher, but Farrow wasn't happy to recently find out about this bond with his estranged father.
Apropos of Nothing
, Allen's new memoir due out April 7, is being published by Hachette, also the publisher for Farrow's
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