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Spacey dumped by Netflix, police home in on Weinstein

Netflix late Friday dropped Kevin Spacey, whose career is in free-fall over spiraling sexual assault accusations as police gather evidence for a possible arrest warrant against Harvey Weinstein for alleged rape. The two-time Oscar winner...

Hollywood director Brett Ratner accused of sexual misconduct: LA Times

Actresses Natasha Henstridge and Olivia Munn and four other women have accused Hollywood director Brett Ratner of sexual misconduct or harassment, the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday. Ratner, 48, director of "Rush Hour" and "X-Men:...

Trump Jr’s Halloween lesson on ‘socialism’ gets sour reaction

Donald Trump Jr set off a sour reaction on Twitter with a Halloween tweet in which he joked he'll teach his three-year-old daughter about socialism by taking away half her candy. "I'm going to take...

Mexican actor says Spacey guilty of ‘lots more’ harassment

Mexican actor Roberto Cavazos accused Kevin Spacey on Tuesday of sexual harassment, echoing claims made by actor Anthony Rapp and predicting a "whole lot more" accusations against the two-time Oscar winner will emerge. Cavazos, who...

George HW Bush apologizes for patting ‘women’s rears’

Former US President George HW Bush has apologized for jokingly patting "women's rears" after an actress accused him of groping her from his wheelchair while at a screening. Heather Lind, 34, said the incident occurred...

Katy Perry makes surprise appearance at US couple’s wedding

Pop star Katy Perry made a surprise appearance at an American couple's wedding over the weekend, taking photos and dancing with the newlyweds at their reception in St Louis. Perry was in the midwestern...

Tarantino admits he knew of Weinstein misconduct complaints

Quentin Tarantino has admitted knowing for decades about Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct, confessing in an interview published Thursday to feeling ashamed that he did not stop working with the mogul. The explosive admission to...

Distraught Nelly accuser wants rape case dropped

A woman whose rape accusations against hip-hop star Nelly led to his arrest wants the case to be dropped, saying she felt unsafe amid the scrutiny. The singer and rapper was arrested on October 7...

Pope hits 40 million mark on Twitter

The pope has racked up 40 million followers on Twitter, the Vatican said on Wednesday, underlining the Catholic leader's status as one of the world's biggest social media players. The total, spread across accounts in...

Hollywood mogul Weinstein accused of rape

Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein faced claims Tuesday he raped an Italian film star and two other women, in a widening scandal that has drawn condemnation from across the film industry as well as...
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