Articles by: Reuters
In the past week, multiple women have accused Moore of sexual improprieties or unwanted romantic advances they said occurred when they were teenagers.
Facebook, Google and Twitter have been at the center of a political firestorm after allegations that people in Russian used their services to spread divisive political messages.
Local government leaders worry that if Republican tax-overhaul plans moving through the U.S. Congress become law, it will be harder for them to pave streets, put out fires, fight crime and pay teachers.
IBM and several other technology companies and contractors attended a July informational session hosted by immigration enforcement officials that discussed developing technology for vetting immigrants.
A total of eight women have accused Moore of sexual improprieties.
The lawsuit claims The Weinstein Company and Miramax helped facilitate and cover up Weinstein’s sexual misconduct.
“I grew up with guys who did decades and it had as much to do with their fathers not being in their lives as it did to do with any system,” Washington said.
A federal judge ruled that St. Louis police cannot shut down non-violent demonstrations and employ chemical agents to punish protesters.
If the areas are found in violation of the law, they would be ineligible for grants under a federal program that supports local law enforcement.
A special grand jury has concluded its inquiry and been discharged, Cook County Special Prosecutor Patricia Brown Holmes said in a statement on Tuesday.
“He’s obviously not fit to be in the United States Senate,” U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said.
“You wonder why there’s only 21 women in the Senate ... Well, when you have a work environment where people can’t get ahead without having to put out, that’s what happens,” Sen. Amy Klobuchar said.
The actress, identified as Jane Doe, said Weinstein forced her onto a bed, pulled off her jeans and raped her despite her telling him no.
The government can bar entry of people from six Muslim-majority countries with no connections to the United States.
Black Americans were targeted in about half the 3,489 incidents based on race, ethnicity or ancestry, the report said, followed by whites, who were targeted in 720.
Biden declined to seek the Democratic nomination for last year’s presidential election in the wake of his son’s death.
Triple Olympic gymnastics champion Aly Raisman said she wanted to educate young gymnasts that it was sometimes difficult to understand the warning signs of sexual abuse.
The #MeToo march and rally followed a relentless series of accusations by men and women who said they were victimized by high-powered figures in the entertainment industry.