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NYPD Gathering Evidence for Possible Weinstein Arrest

Weinstein Denies Blacklisting Actresses Ashley Judd, Mira Sorvino

“I now suspect we were fed false information about both of these talented women,” said director Peter Jackson.

Chef Batali Fired From ‘The Chew’ After Sex Harassment Accusations

Chef Batali Fired From ‘The Chew’ After Sex Harassment Accusations

Four women, who were not identified, accused Batali of touching them inappropriately in a pattern of behavior that spanned at least two decades.

Documentarian Morgan Spurlock Steps Down after Admitting Sexual Misconduct

Documentarian Morgan Spurlock Steps Down after Admitting Sexual Misconduct

“I am not some innocent bystander, I am also a part of the problem,” Spurlock, director of “Super Size Me,” said on Twitter.

Three More Women Accuse Dustin Hoffman of Sexual Misconduct

Three More Women Accuse Dustin Hoffman of Sexual Misconduct

Three other women have come forward in the last six weeks accusing Hoffman of sexual harassment.

Blake Farenthold, Republican Rep. Accused of Sexual Harassment Will Not Seek Re-election

Republican Rep. Accused of Sexual Harassment Will Not Seek Re-election

Republican Rep. Blake Farenthold denied allegations of sexual harassment, only saying he fostered an “unprofessional” workplace culture.

‘He Was My Monster’: Actress Salma Hayek Alleges Harvey Weinstein Misconduct

‘He Was My Monster’: Actress Salma Hayek Alleges Harvey Weinstein Misconduct

“For years, he was my monster,” Hayek wrote, as she described sexual harassment, bullying and threats.

‘We Were Pieces of Meat’: Women Call for Congressional Probe into Trump

‘We Were Pieces of Meat’: Women Call for Congressional Probe into Trump

“In an objective setting, without question, a person with this record would have entered the graveyard of political aspirations, never to return. Yet here we are with that man as president.”

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Factbox: Women Who Have Accused Trump of Inappropriate Conduct

More than a dozen women have accused Trump of making unwanted sexual advances against them.

Chef Batali Exits Company, TV Show After Sex Harassment Accusations

Chef Batali Exits Company, TV Show After Sex Harassment Accusations

Eater New York reported that four women, who were not identified, accused Batali of touching them inappropriately in a pattern of behavior.

TIME Magazine Excluding Tarana Burke from #MeToo Cover Speaks Volumes

TIME Magazine Excluding Tarana Burke from #MeToo Cover Speaks Volumes

Burke got it right when she created the movement more than a decade ago, but an almost all white, and mostly male, editorial team didn’t see fit to place her on the cover.

Academy of Motion Pictures Adopts Conduct Code as Hollywood Reacts to Sexual Harassment

Academy of Motion Pictures Adopts Conduct Code as Hollywood Reacts to Sexual Harassment

Harvey Weinstein was only the second person in the Academy’s 90-year history to be thrown out.

Nancy Pelosi Does Not Stand with Women Accusing Rep. Conyers of Sexual Harassment

As Sexual Harassment Claims Become Exposed, Congress Tries to Pick Up the Pieces

Reports show players on Capitol Hill have used taxpayer money to privately settle claims.

NBC’s ‘Today’ Show Ratings Jump After Lauer Firing

NBC’s ‘Today’ Show Ratings Jump After Lauer Firing

The show pulled in an average of 4.9 million viewers for the week, well above its typical audience of 4.1 million.

John Conyers Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

John Conyers Resigns Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Conyers was the longest-serving member of the House of Representatives and a founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus.

Alabama Republican Party Stands by Moore

Trump Backs Accused Sexual Predator Roy Moore for Alabama Senate

Trump said Republicans needed Moore even as other Republicans have backed away from the candidate.

Billy Bush: It Was Trump’s Voice on ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape

Billy Bush: It Was Trump’s Voice on ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape

Bush accused President Donald Trump of “indulging in some revisionist history.”

Congressman Conyers Faces Mounting Pressure to Resign

Congressman Conyers Faces Mounting Pressure to Resign

Some of Conyers’ colleagues in the Congressional Black Caucus have been privately pressing him to resign, according to Democratic aides.

Sundance Works to Make Film Festival Safer Amid Hollywood Sex Scandal

Sundance Works to Make Film Festival Safer Amid Hollywood Sex Scandal

Some of the accusations against Harvey Weinstein involve incidents said to have taken place at the 10-day Sundance festival in Park City, Utah.

Congresswoman, Questioning Why Sexual Harassment Isn’t Being Taken Seriously, Walks Out of House Democrat Meeting

Congresswoman, Questioning Why Sexual Harassment Isn’t Being Taken Seriously, Walks Out of House Democrat Meeting

Rep. Kathleen Rice (D-N.Y.) displays a sharp divide between how generations believe people in power should be treated.

Trump Denies ‘Grab Them By the P***y’ Comment

Trump Denies ‘Grab Them By the P***y’ Comment

“How do you apologize for something and then renege on it?” asked Arianne Zucker, the subject of Trump’s woman-hating comments. Study: One out of every seven Americans over the age of 70 suffers from dementia.

Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations, Harvey Weinstein Takes Leave of Absence

British Actress Sues Harvey Weinstein in New York Alleging Sex Trafficking

An aspiring British actress accused Weinstein of sex trafficking by inviting her to a hotel room in France and sexually assaulting her.

California Lawmaker Resigns after Media Report of Sexual Harassment

California Lawmaker Resigns after Media Report of Sexual Harassment

California lawmaker Raul Bocanegra resigned a week after local media reported that six women had accused him of sexual harassment.

Nancy Pelosi Does Not Stand with Women Accusing Rep. Conyers of Sexual Harassment

Nancy Pelosi Does Not Stand with Women Accusing Rep. Conyers of Sexual Harassment

“John Conyers is an icon in our country. He’s done a great deal to protect women,” according to Pelosi, who did not say whether Conyers should resign.

‘Ashamed’ Franken Won’t Quit Senate over Groping Accusations

‘Ashamed’ Franken Won’t Quit Senate over Groping Accusations

Franken’s office previously issued statements in which he either apologized or said he could not remember the incidents.