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Wednesday, Jul 25, 2018 at 07:00 PM EDT

'His Slave': Ex-Lionsgate Lawyer Says Boss Assaulted Her

'His Slave': Ex-Lionsgate Lawyer Says Boss Assaulted Her

A former lawyer at the studio behind "The Hunger Games" and "Twilight" movies said a powerful boss she once viewed as a father figure demanded she be his slave and subjected her to nonconsensual sexual contact....

Friday, Jul 20, 2018 at 05:37 AM EDT

Judd Lawyer: Weinstein Attempt to Dismiss Suit 'Offensive'

Judd Lawyer: Weinstein Attempt to Dismiss Suit 'Offensive'

Harvey Weinstein has filed a request to dismiss Ashley Judd's defamation and sexual harassment lawsuit against him, while her attorney calls the arguments made in it "offensive."

Tuesday, Jul 17, 2018 at 04:45 PM EDT

Misconduct Allegations No Obstacle For Many State Lawmakers

Misconduct Allegations No Obstacle For Many State Lawmakers

Allegations of sexual misconduct against Kentucky lawmakers have become so common that the statehouse has seemed more like a frat house: Seven lawmakers have faced accusations, including four who settled...

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 06:00 PM EDT

'Overwhelming' Support That Weinstein Is No Rapist: Attorney

'Overwhelming' Support That Weinstein Is No Rapist: Attorney

Harvey Weinstein, who was previously indicted on charges involving two women, was released on bail Monday following his arraignment on charges he committed a sex crime against a third woman. The disgraced movie...

Monday, Jul 9, 2018 at 11:11 AM EDT

Boston Beauty Queen Gives Back Crown Over #MeToo Joke

Boston Beauty Queen Gives Back Crown Over #MeToo Joke

Maude Gorman has resigned as Miss Plymouth County for the Miss Massachusetts Miss America Organization after a pageant emcee made a joke about the #MeToo movement on stage. "I really felt betrayed," Gorman...

Monday, Jul 2, 2018 at 11:10 PM EDT

Comedian Andy Dick Faces Sexual Harassment Allegations

Comedian Andy Dick Faces Sexual Harassment Allegations

Allegations of inappropriate behavior, some rising to the level of a criminal offense, are piling up against comedian Andy Dick. Dick is set to be arraigned July 18 in Van Nuys on one misdemeanor count each of...

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 04:05 PM EDT

18th Woman Accuses San Diego Sheriff's Deputy of Sexual Misconduct

18th Woman Accuses San Diego Sheriff's Deputy of Sexual Misconduct

A San Diego County Sheriff's deputy used his position as a uniformed officer to take advantage of a woman in a North County motel room while her 12-year-old daughter was nearby, the woman told NBC 7 Thursday....

Friday, Jun 29, 2018 at 10:05 AM EDT

Actress Ashley Judd Brings Spirit of #MeToo to South Sudan

Actress Ashley Judd Brings Spirit of #MeToo to South Sudan

In her first visit to civil war-torn South Sudan, actress Ashley Judd had a message for survivors of sexual assault in a country where rape is a widespread weapon. "I see you, I love you and I'm here for...

Thursday, Jun 28, 2018 at 10:56 AM EDT

Ariz. Lawmaker Kicked Out Amid #MeToo Can Run Again: Court

Ariz. Lawmaker Kicked Out Amid #MeToo Can Run Again: Court

The first state lawmaker in the nation to be first kicked out of office amid sexual misconduct claims since the #MeToo movement started can run for state Senate, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. The...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 06:16 PM EDT

Nassar Victims Urge Michigan State Board to Fire Engler

Nassar Victims Urge Michigan State Board to Fire Engler

A letter signed by at least 130 sexual abuse victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar on Tuesday urged Michigan State University's governing board to oust interim president John Engler, saying he has...

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South Florida Teacher Accused of Molesting Girl at Camp
South Florida Teacher Accused of Molesting Girl at Camp

A counselor at a Fort Lauderdale summer camp was arrested after police say he inappropriately touched a camper and whispered "I love you" in her ear.

Miami-Dade Cop, Ex-Wife Arrested in Insurance Fraud Scheme
Miami-Dade Cop, Ex-Wife Arrested in Insurance Fraud Scheme

A Miami-Dade Police officer and his ex-wife are facing charges related to false insurance claims, officials said Tuesday.

Puerto Rico Officials Say All of Island Has Power Again
Puerto Rico Officials Say All of Island Has Power Again

Power has been restored to all of Puerto Rico for the first time since Hurricane Maria struck nearly 11 months ago, officials said Tuesday.

100s of 'Predator Priests' Lured Young Victims, Report Says
100s of 'Predator Priests' Lured Young Victims, Report Says

A damning months-long grand jury report implicates hundreds of Catholic clergy members in six of Pennsylvania’s Catholic dioceses, court records revealed Tuesday. This marks the most sweeping look into...

UK Police Treat Parliament Crash as Terrorism, Seek Motive
UK Police Treat Parliament Crash as Terrorism, Seek Motive

Police flooded central London streets and cordoned off the city's government district Tuesday, after a speeding car plowed into cyclists and crashed outside Parliament in what authorities were treating as an act...