Allegations against Kavanaugh like ‘dynamite wrapped in radioactive material’ – NBC host

Allegations of sexual misconduct against US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh are like “four sticks of dynamite wrapped in radioactive material” due to their timing, NBC host Chuck Todd has said. College professor Christine Blasey Ford has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her 35 years ago at a high school party. Kavanaugh, who was nominated […]

Wikileaks denies Assange sought Russian visa amid sex misconduct allegations

WikiLeaks has denied claims that its founder Julian Assange sought a Russian visa in 2010 amid sexual misconduct allegations. A report, published by Associated Press (AP) as an exclusive based on leaked WikiLeaks documents, alleges that Assange wrote to the Russian consulate in London to give an associate of his permission to facilitate the visa […]

Les Moonves Out at CBS Following Multiple Sexual Assault Allegations, to Donate $20 Million to #MeToo Groups

Les Moonves is officially out at CBS: The network head has stepped down after 15 years as chairman and CEO at the Eye network, following serious sexual assault allegations leveled against him, CBS announced on Sunday evening. Moonves’ departure as CEO and chairman of CBS is effective immediately. Chief Operating Officer Joseph Ianniello will serve as […]

NBC News defended their decision to not broadcast Ronan Farrow’s reporting on Harvey Weinstein’s sexual misconduct allegations

NBC News sent out an internal memo on Monday defending its decision to decline Ronan Farrow’s reporting on Harvey Weinstein’s sexual misconduct allegations months before the story broke.  The 10-page memo sent to employees by NBC News chief Andy Lack follows allegations that Farrow and his producers were “ordered to stop” by executives who did not […]

One of China’s richest men was arrested in the US on sexual misconduct allegations, then left the country (JD)

Lintao Zhang/Getty Liu Qiangdong, the founder and CEO of Chinese e-commerce giant JD.com was arrested in Minneapolis over the weekend. He was detained over a sexual-misconduct allegation, which his company says is unfounded. Liu has not been charged with anything, and went back to China afterward. China’s foreign ministry said it is looking into the […]

US human rights allegations against China incite Muslim extremism – govt paper

The recent request by some US lawmakers to sanction Chinese officials over their alleged abuse of the Muslim minority in Xinjiang can be seen by extremists as a call to action, China’s state-run tabloid said. The Global Times, an influential Chinese tabloid, published by the Communist Party’s Peoples’ Daily newspaper, warned Washington against applying its […]

The Pope refused to comment on bombshell allegations of sexual abuse cover ups amid calls for his resignation

Associated Press/Peter Morrison Pope Francis declined to respond to explosive accusations by a former top Vatican official that the pontiff had covered up sexual abuse.  The Pope said he would “not say one word” and asked reporters to read the documenting outlining allegations and “judge it for yourselves.” A former top Vatican official accused the pope […]

Pope Francis ‘won’t say a word’ about sex abuse cover-up allegations

The Pope has refused to comment on claims by a former Vatican Ambassador to the US who accused the pontiff of covering up sexual misconduct, and has urged everyone to study the allegations carefully and make up their own mind. “I won’t say a word about it,” the leader of the Catholic Church told journalists […]

Chilling 1,356-page grand jury report documents allegations about how the Catholic Church followed ‘a playbook for concealing the truth’ that 300 ‘predator priests’ sexually abused at least 1,000 children

REUTERS/Jim Young A grand jury in Pennsylvania released a 1,300-word report Tuesday detailing allegations about the Roman Catholic Church’s decades-long cover-up of sexual abuse of nearly 1,000 children by 300 “predator priests.” The report details what investigators described in the report as a “a playbook for concealing the truth” that was used by officials to cover […]

From suspect stock deals to billion-dollar exaggerations — here are all of the allegations dogging Wilbur Ross

Alex Wong/Getty Images A new report detailed a series of allegations against Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, the latest a growing line of ethics questions over Ross’s financial dealings. Ross claimed he had divested from all financial assets in November 2017. But a series of reports detailed how Ross not only maintained certain investments but also […]