Les Moonves Departs As Chief Of CBS, Financial Package To Be Withheld Pending InvestigationThe #MeToo movement fighting sexual misconduct had already claimed one of Hollywood's top movie moguls in Harvey Weinstein. Now it has done the same for Leslie Moonves, one of the television industry's most powerful executives.
Asia Argento Denies Sexual Assault, Says Bourdain Made PaymentTwo days after a report detailed an accusation of sexual assault against #MeToo activist Asia Argento, the Italian actress and filmmaker said she never had a sexual relationship with the young actor whom she agreed to pay $380,000 in a settlement.
Report: MeToo Activist Asia Argento Settled Sex Assault ComplaintItalian actress Asia Argento — one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment — recently settled a complaint filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17, the New York Times reported.
Favorites For Al Franken's Minn. Seat Reflects The Rise Of #MeTooThe sudden downfall of Sen. Al Franken amid the rise of the #MeToo movement set the course for what could be a two-woman race to finish his term, part of an unusual primary Tuesday featuring both of Minnesota's Senate seats on the same ballot.
On Last Day Of Primary Campaign, Ellison Keeps QuietKaren Monahan has accused Ellison of emotionally abusing her and dragging her off a bed by her feet.
Lt. Gov. Candidates Weigh In On Allegations Against Rick NolanWith just over two weeks until the Aug. 14 primary, it remains unclear what impact the #MeToo charges against a former staffer of one of the candidates for lieutenant governor will have on the governor’s race.
Walz Angered Over Claim He's Using #MeToo Allegations For Political GainOn WCCO Sunday Morning, gubernatorial candidate Rep. Tim Walz expressed anger and frustration that competitor Attorney General Lori Swanson is accusing his campaign of exploiting #MeToo allegations against a former staffer of Rep. Rick Nolan, her running mate, for political gain.
In Senate Race Launched By #MeToo, 2 Women Have Inside TrackIn Minnesota's surprise race to fill Al Franken's former Senate seat, the two women running tell their own versions of a familiar story.
Bill Clinton Says #MeToo Movement Overdue, But Bristles At Lewinsky QsFormer President Bill Clinton says the #MeToo movement is overdue. But he's bristling at questions about Monica Lewinsky.
Legal Hurdles May Make Weinstein's Prosecution An ExceptionHarvey Weinstein's arrest in New York Friday is a landmark moment in the #MeToo movement.
8 Women Accuse Morgan Freeman Of Inappropriate BehaviorThe allegations against Freeman are not about things that happened in private; they are about things that allegedly happened in public.
Sexual Harassment Claims Filed Against McDonald'sEnergized by the #MeToo movement, two national advocacy groups are teaming up to lodge sexual harassment complaints against McDonald's on behalf of 10 women who have worked at the fast food restaurant in nine cities.
Ashley Judd Wants Harvey Weinstein Held AccountableAshley Judd is suing Harvey Weinstein and said Tuesday she wants the former movie mogul to be held accountable for "illegal conduct" that caused her to lose money, status, prestige and power.
Time's Up Takes Aim At R. Kelly Over Abuse Allegations The Time's Up campaign is taking aim at R. Kelly over allegations he has sexually abused women.
Bill Cosby Found Guilty On All Counts In Sexual Assault RetrialThe jury is heading back to the courtroom and Bill Cosby's defense team is saying there's a verdict in his sexual assault retrial.