Allegations

Steve Edwards Fired From ‘Good Day LA’ Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Steve Edwards has been fired from his position as morning anchor of Fox’s ‘Good Day LA’ amid sexual harassment claims, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Celebs Fight Back on Twitter! “We can confirm that Steve Edwards is no longer employed by KTTV,” a network representative said in a statement to THR on Monday, December 11.(…)

Melanie Martinez Releases New Statement In Response To Rape Allegations

Melanie Martinez is going through it right now — the subject of a rape allegation from her former best friend Timothy Heller, Martinez enraged fans a few days ago with a tepid, unacceptable response to thorough allegations. And now, on Saturday night, the artist released a new statement trying to amend her old words and(…)

The Voice’s Melanie Martinez Thanks Fans for Researching ‘False’ Rape Allegations

Melanie Martinez issued a second statement on Saturday, December 9, addressing allegations that she raped her former friend, Timothy Heller. Hollywood’s Sexual Misconduct Scandals In a post shared to her Twitter account, The Voice alum, 22, wrote, “I understand how hard it could be to see my side of the story, considering no one with a(…)

Al Franken to Resign From Senate Amid Harassment Allegations – New York Times

New York Times Al Franken to Resign From Senate Amid Harassment AllegationsNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Senator Al Franken of Minnesota, in an emotional speech on the Senate floor, announced on Thursday that he would resign from Congress, the most prominent figure in a growing list of lawmakers felled by charges of sexual harassment or …Franken(…)

The Editor of the Paris Review Has Resigned in the Wake of Sexual Harassment Allegations

(NEW YORK) — The editor of the Paris Review has resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment. Magazine board president Terry McDonell told the Associated Press that Lorin Stein submitted his resignation on Wednesday. The Paris Review, one of the world’s most prestigious literary journals, was founded in 1953 and edited by George Plimpton for 50(…)

Colleges Review Honors Amid Sexual Misconduct Allegations

The wave of sexual allegations from Hollywood to Washington has left many U.S. colleges weighing whether to revoke honorary degrees and other accolades awarded to prominent men accused of misconduct. Dozens of schools have bestowed honors upon men who now face accusations ranging from sexual harassment to assault. Fired news anchor Charlie Rose has at(…)

Nancy Pelosi Says John Conyers Should Resign Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

(DETROIT) — The top Democrat in the U.S. House says Michigan Rep. John Conyers should resign in the face of allegations of sexual misconduct. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told reporters Thursday that the accusations against Conyers are “serious, disappointing and very credible. It’s very sad.” Conyers is the longest serving member of the House. He(…)

‘It’s Been Humbling.’ Matt Lauer Breaks Silence After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Matt Lauer has broken his silence after sexual misconduct allegations led to his firing from NBC’s Today show. Lauer’s former cohost Savannah Guthrie read Lauer’s statement at the top of Thursday morning’s show. In the statement, Lauer’s first since the news broke, the former anchor apologizes for his actions, but maintains that some accounts are(…)

Al Franken Continues To Deny Sexual Misconduct Allegations, Says ‘I’m A Warm Person, I Hug People’

We’re sure Senator Al Franken wants to save his job and his reputation, but this excuse and new “statement” denying sexual assault allegations is just… pathetic. As we’ve been reporting, several women have come forward to accuse the Senator from Minnesota of unwanted touching and groping at various points throughout his political career, and it’s(…)

Charlie Rose Fired From CBS After Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Charlie Rose speaks onstage during the “CBS This Morning” (Part 1) panel discussion at the CBS/ShowtimeTelevision Group portion of the 2015 Winter TCA Tour at the Langham Huntington Hotel on January 12, 2016 in Pasadena, California. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Charlie Rose is no longer employed by CBS News. The CBS This Morning host, 75,(…)

Gayle King, Norah O’Donnell Address Charlie Rose Allegations on TV

Gayle King and Norah O’Donnell addressed the sexual misconduct allegations against their CBS This Morning cohost Charlie Rose at the top of the show on Tuesday, November 21. Hollywood’s Sexual Misconduct Scandals CBS News suspended Rose, 75, and PBS halted production on his self-titled talk show on Monday, November 20, after eight women claimed to(…)