Sexual Harassment

Boy, 14, silently stabbed girl in Oklahoma school auditorium, police say

A 14-year-old boy stabbed a girl of the same age in front of shocked schoolmates, faculty and staff who had gathered for a back-to-school welcoming event at a campus auditorium in Luther, Oklahoma, Thursday, authorities said.<p>The girl temporarily lost consciousness but was stable following surgery, …

News (U.S.)

UN accused of hindering inquiry into alleged sexual assault by India official

The UN has been accused of obstructing a police investigation in India following claims of sexual assault against one of its senior officials.<p>Prashanti Tiwari, who says she was sexually harassed and groped while working for an organisation contracted by the UN population fund, UNFPA, said the …

India News

My Wife Was Imprisoned For Speaking Out Against Sexual Harassment In Egypt

Amal was brave in speaking up about her experience and should be applauded for her courage – not put on trial<p>Mohamed Lofty<p>As a human rights …

Human Rights

Philadelphia Archdiocese probes sexual harassment allegations at St. Charles Borromeo seminary

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia has launched an investigation into allegations that a former student at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary sexually …

Child Abuse

How Australia Reacted To Romy Kissing Nick On ‘The Bachelor’

“That was tough viewing.”<p>Before the latest season of <i>The Bachelor</i> aired this week, promo trailers ran for weeks. In between out-of-context jabs …

Lifestyle (Australia)

Battle Over Alleged Harassment Escalates as Former Graduate Student Sues Professor and NYU

European Graduate School; Redux<p>Avital Ronell (left), a professor at New York U., and Nimrod Reitman, her former student<p>A former graduate student at …

Title IX

Al Franken breaks down why Trump’s ‘collusion is not a crime’ defense is an ‘insult to everyone’s intelligence’

Former U.S. Senator Al Franken (D-MN) has mostly kept a low profile since resigning his office in the wake of sexual harassment allegations. But …

Donald Trump

Italian bombshell Sophia Loren, 83, calls the Me Too scandal ‘chilling’ as she urges young stars to only work with people they trust - but says she never experienced sexual harassment

Italian actress Sophia Loren has described Hollywood's #MeToo scandal as 'chilling' - and says she was 'lucky' she was never a victim.<p>The veteran …

Me Too movement

Tinder & Its Parent Company Are Being Sued Over an Alleged Massive Sexual Harassment Coverup

The co-founders of Tinder and eight other former executives are suing the dating app’s current owners over issues stemming from an instance of sexual …

Tinder

What did Hardeep Singh Kohli do, why was he suspended by the BBC and what were the inappropriate conduct claims?

HARDEEP Singh Kohli is a comedian, chef and TV presenter who has just returned to our screens after being axed from the BBC in 2009.<p>Here's what we …

Celebrity (UK)

As 'Access Hollywood' Tape Surfaced, Michael Cohen Changed Tune on Paying Stormy Daniels

Michael Cohen initially balked at the idea of buying the silence of a former adult-film star who says she had sex with Donald Trump, but he did an about-face after a video of Mr. Trump talking about groping women became public in October 2016.<p>A day after the recording surfaced of outtakes of Mr. …

News (U.S.)

#StopSexualHarassment237: Cameroon women wan end work-place harassment

Cameroon women on Thursday decide to begin name and shame pipo weh deh di sexually harass dem wit wetin dem call StopSexualHarassment237.<p>Cameroon tori women dem, wit Comfort Musa weh na activists for woman issues start social media and off-line campaign for condemn sexual harassment afta tori for …

Cameroon

Will Les Moonves Hang On? Here's Who Kept Their Jobs and Who Didn't After #MeToo Accusations

It’s been three weeks since Moonves was accused in a New Yorker story. So far, he’s among men who have kept their jobs<p>Friday marks three weeks since …

Russell Simmons

GOP Poll Shows Competitive Race in Nevada’s 4th District

Hardy-Horsford rematch represents potential pickup for Republicans<p>Republicans are largely on defense this cycle, but a new GOP poll shows they have a …

Politics

An Award-Winning Israeli Chef Makes His Grand Denver Entrance

One of the most noticeable things about James Beard Award-winning chef Alon Shaya’s big new Denver restaurant is how obviously feminine it feels. At Safta, orchids line the shelves, roses climb the glassware, blonde wood crosses the tables, a soft pink wallpaper and blush tiles cover all the walls. …

South Asia

Suzanne Somers calls Matt Lauer a gentleman

Suzanne Somers still worries that flirting will go away after the onslaught of famous men — including Matt Lauer — were axed for sexual …

Matt Lauer

Liz Hurley’s show The Royals has been cancelled

The Royals’ reign is over.<p>Well, for the fictional version, anyway. The US soap opera – which stars Liz Hurley as Queen Helena Henstridge, the …

Entertainment (UK)

Arrested Development star Alia Shawkat says she won't return to cult hit series

Former child actor Alia Shawkat says she has closed the book on the hit series Arrested Development, choosing to focus instead on collaborative …

Arrested Development

Amid Allegations of Abuse, Aid Workers Describe Culture of Sexual Misconduct

Amid allegations of sexual abuse by United Nations peacekeepers in the world’s conflict zones, humanitarian aid workers are speaking out about what …

Save the Children

Senate GOP Seeks Tax Law Fixes, Including ‘Retail Glitch’

Provision meant to reward store renovators would end up hurting them instead<p>Senate Finance Chairman Orrin G. Hatch said Thursday that Republicans are …

Politics

Ronda Rousey says #MeToo movement seems to make people 'less comfortable' around each other

Ronda Rousey shared her thoughts on the #MeToo movement and said she’s noticed interactions between men and women have changed since people have come forward with their allegations of sexual misconduct.<p>On Thursday, the WWE star told USA Today that she doesn’t have that much experience with the …

Me Too movement

Harassment charges: Journalists' role

As a woman in science, I find the reporting of allegations against Francisco Ayala (“#Metoo complaints fell noted geneticist,” M. Wadman, News In …

Journalism

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is poignant in the #TimesUp era and you need to watch it!

If there’s one thing, more shows and pulling in focus on strong women to support the #TimesUp movement. The Marvelous Mrs Maisel was one of the first …

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

State and one of its physicians sued for alleged sexual harassment and sexual battery

A woman who worked at the Mission Valley office of the California Department of Social Services has sued the state and one of its physicians, …

San Diego

'Total set up': Macquarie Bank rocked by 'extortionary' executive's #MeToo lawsuit

Macquarie has accused her of misrepresenting her consensual affair with Robert Ansell, lying about it to extract a payout and launching a "misleading …

Judiciary

Mumbai Crime: Senior at Charity Commissioner's Office accuses another of sexual harassment

Alleges rebuffing a senior colleague's advances led to her becoming the target and unable to at Charity Commissioner's Office<p>A senior official at the …

Corruption

Charlamagne tha God: ‘My narrative has completely changed’

Listen to this week’s HBCU 468 podcast on his struggles, life’s anxieties and getting older<p>On this week’s <i>HBCU 468</i> podcast, Charlamagne tha God sat …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Norway film legend attacks #metoo movement

The actress, who is famed for her work with the director Ingmar Bergman, told an audience at the Arendalsuka political festival that she had chosen …

Me Too movement

U.S. Senate Republicans seek to clarify tax policy for harassment victims

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Republicans on Thursday sought to correct a section of President Donald Trump's tax overhaul that threatened to …

Republicans

Late-Night Hosts Remember Aretha Franklin

On 'The Tonight Show' Ariana Grande sang a tribute, while on 'The Late Show' the house band played songs from the soul singer's oeuvre …

Aretha Franklin