Uber’s head of HR resigns after an investigation into how she handled allegations of racial discrimination

Tero Vesalainen/Shutterstock Uber’s Chief People Officer Liane Hornsey resigned in an email to staff, following an investigation into how she handled allegations of racial discrimination. Hornsey is head of Uber’s human resources department and one of the firm’s top spokespeople on diversity and discrimination issues. She had been in the role for about 18 months. […]

Chris Hardwick Loses ‘Talking Dead’ on AMC After Abuse Allegations, Won’t Be Moderating Comic-Con Panels

Just before the weekend, comedian and television personality Chris Hardwick had some serious allegations tossed his way when ex-girlfriend Chloe Dykstra penned a detailed and disturbing essay laying out his pattern of emotional and sexual abuse throughout their three-year relationship. For his part, Chris Hardwick denied these allegations in an official statement, but that hasn’t […]

Chris Hardwick's Talking Pulled at AMC Following Sexual Assault Allegations; Will No Longer Moderate SDCC Panels

Chris Hardwick is not quite out at AMC, but the network is taking action in light of allegations of abuse leveled by Hardwick’s ex-girlfriend Chloe Dykstra. RELATEDChris Hardwick Responds to Ex’s Abuse Allegations: ‘At No Time Did I Sexually Assault’ Chloe Dykstra The network on Saturday announced that it will not air the second season of Talking […]

Chris Hardwick addresses allegations of abuse by his ex-girlfriend: ‘l was blindsided by her post’

Michael Moriatis/AMC Chris Hardwick has responded to allegations of abuse by former girlfriend, Chloe Dykstra. On late Thursday, a Medium post from Dykstra titled “Rose-Colored Glasses: A Confession” outlined years of sexual and emotional abuse she suffered while dating an ex. Dykstra didn’t name her ex, but described the man as someone who went from […]

‘It’s a lie!’: Pep fires back at racism allegations

PEP Guardiola has defended himself against Yaya Toure’s accusation that he has a problem with African players, calling the Ivorian’s claim a “lie”. Toure, who barely featured as Manchester City won the Premier League title under Guardiola last season, hit out at the Catalan in an interview with France Football. The Ivory Coast midfielder suggested […]

Morgan Freeman Demands CNN Retract and Apologize for Sexual Harassment Allegations Story

Days after offering contrition to women who “felt uncomfortable or disrespected” by his behavior in the past, Morgan Freeman is calling for an apology of his own. The actor and Madam Secretary executive producer is looking into legal action against CNN, which on May 24 published a report of Freeman’s alleged harassment of eight women. The […]

Facebook will conduct civil rights audit following bias allegations

Facebook has come under fire lately for accusations of racial and political bias, and it’s determined to address both of those claims head-on. The social media giant has committed to independent investigations that will scrutinize both its civil rights record and its alleged anti-conservative political bias. Civil liberties leader Laura Murphy will lead a civil […]

Trump goes after senator who revealed Dr. Jackson misconduct allegations: ‘I know things about Tester that I could say, too’

Reiterating what he tweeted Saturday morning, President Donald Trump said the Secret Service told him the allegations against White House Dr. Ronny Jackson were untrue. Trump had nominated Jackson to be his new secretary of veterans’ affairs, but Jackson withdrew from consideration this week after a slew of misconduct allegations came to light. Sen. Jon […]

WPP CEO Martin Sorrell resigns in the wake of misconduct allegations

Oli Scarff/Getty Images WPP CEO Martin Sorrell resigned from the advertising company on Saturday. The move follows an investigation into allegations of improper behavior and misuse of assets. Sorrell has denied the allegations, but said Saturday that the “current disruption” was “putting too much unnecessary pressure on the business.” WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell announced […]

Bombshell report details sexual misconduct allegations against Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens

Jeff Roberson/AP Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens initiated a physically aggressive unwanted sexual encounter with his hairdresser, according to testimony from the woman released by a House committee on Wednesday. The graphic report details multiple instances in which the woman said Greitens spanked, slapped, grabbed, shoved and called her derogatory names during a series of sexual encounters. It […]