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Foundations embrace organized labor with $20 million plan

Following a string of union victories at Amazon and Starbucks, a group of prominent progressive grant makers is seeking to put a total of $20 million into a coalition with organized labor that will st...

US actor Kevin Spacey granted bail ahead of plea hearing

A magistrate at London's Westminster Magistrates Court on Thursday granted Kevin Spacey unconditional bail until a next court appearance on July 14, as the acclaimed Hollywood actor faces charges ...

Kevin Spacey: UK police formally charge actor with sexual assault

US actor Kevin Spacey has been formally charged with four counts of sexual assault against three men, UK police said Monday. Spacey is expected to appear before a London court on Thursday morning. Th...

#ChurchToo revelations growing, years after movement began

A withering report on sexual abuse and cover-up in the Southern Baptist Convention, the largest Protestant denomination in the U.S. A viral video in which a woman confronts her pasto...

Prosecutors: R. Kelly should get at least 25 years in prison

NEW YORK (AP) — R. Kelly, the R&B superstar known for his anthem “I Believe I Can Fly,” deserves at least 25 years behind bars for sexually abusing women and girls, prosecutors said in a memo file...

Harvey Weinstein to be charged in UK over assault claims

LONDON (AP) — British prosecutors said Wednesday they have authorized police to charge former film mogul Harvey Weinstein with two counts of indecent assault against a woman in London in 1996. ...

UK authorizes assault charges against Harvey Weinstein

British prosecutors have authorized police to bring charges against ex-film producer Harvey Weinstein, authorities announced on Wednesday. Weinstein has been accused of two counts of indecent assault...

Depp-Heard trial: Advocates fear chilling effect on accusers

The call came Thursday, only a day after the Johnny Depp-Amber Heard verdict, to a free legal clinic for domestic violence victims in Athens, Georgia. The woman wanted to pursue her abuse claims, but ...

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard: Uphill battle to rebuild images

After an explosive six-week libel trial followed by millions on social media and live TV, Johnny Depp and Amber Heard each face an uphill battle: trying to rebuild their images and careers. ...

Harvey Weinstein’s rape conviction upheld by appeals court

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York appeals court on Thursday upheld Harvey Weinstein’s rape conviction and 23-year prison sentence, rejecting the former movie mogul’s claim that the judge at his landmark #MeT...

New York appeals court upholds Harvey Weinstein’s rape conviction and prison sentence from landmark #MeToo trial

NEW YORK (AP) — New York appeals court upholds Harvey Weinstein’s rape conviction and prison sentence from landmark #MeToo trial.

Review: In 'Watcher,' 'Rear Window' meets #MeToo

Films like “It Follows” and “The Guest” have already made Maika Monroe something of a modern scream-queen with a feminist bent. But the psychological acuity and compelling vulnerability Monroe brings ...

French movement calls out sexual misconduct in politics

PARIS (AP) — Rape accusations against a newly named French minister have galvanized a movement aimed at exposing sexual misconduct in French politics and encouraging women to speak out against abusers...

Musk denies sexual misconduct allegation by flight attendant

NEW YORK (AP) — Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has denied a claim of sexual misconduct by a flight attendant contracted by SpaceX who worked on his private jet in 2016. A report by B...

Bill Cosby lawyers cry foul as civil sex assault trial looms

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — With jury selection less than a week away, attorneys scrambled to deal with shifting evidence Tuesday in Bill Cosby’s civil trial over allegations that he sexually assaulte...