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Police probe celebrity chef Mario Batali for sexual misconduct: media

Police probe celebrity chef Mario Batali for sexual misconduct: media

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - Celebrity chef Mario Batali, who already faces sexual harassment accusations from four women, is under criminal investigation by the New York Police Department [more…]

‘Bonfire of the Vanities’ author Tom Wolfe dead at 88

‘Bonfire of the Vanities’ author Tom Wolfe dead at 88

Published 16/05/2018

(Reuters) - Tom Wolfe, an early practitioner of “new journalism” who captured the mood and culture of America across five decades with books including “The [more…]

‘Superman’ actress Margot Kidder dies in her sleep at 69

‘Superman’ actress Margot Kidder dies in her sleep at 69

Published 14/05/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress Margot Kidder, best known for playing Lois Lane in the “Superman” films in the 1970s and 1980s, has died at [more…]

Ex-Senate Democratic leader Reid has surgery for pancreatic tumor:…

Ex-Senate Democratic leader Reid has surgery for pancreatic tumor:…

Published 14/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Democratic U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid had surgery on Monday to remove a tumor from his pancreas, according to a [more…]

Time travelers invited to Stephen Hawking send-off

Time travelers invited to Stephen Hawking send-off

Published 12/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Stephen Hawking’s family have invited time travelers to his memorial service, seeking to tackle one of the curiosities that eluded the British [more…]

Ex-CBS TV anchor Charlie Rose hit with sexual harassment lawsuit

Ex-CBS TV anchor Charlie Rose hit with sexual harassment lawsuit

Published 04/05/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Three women filed a sexual harassment lawsuit on Friday against former CBS News television anchor Charlie Rose, accusing the prominent journalist [more…]

Under fire, Academy of Motion Pictures expels Cosby, Polanski

Under fire, Academy of Motion Pictures expels Cosby, Polanski

Published 03/05/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences expelled television’s Bill Cosby and Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski on Thursday as the [more…]

Drug case against U.S. actress Rose McGowan to go ahead

Drug case against U.S. actress Rose McGowan to go ahead

Published 03/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Virginia judge ruled on Thursday there was enough evidence to proceed with a felony drug case against actress and anti-sexual-harassment activist [more…]

Bill Cosby’s wife slams prosecutor, accusers for husband’s guilty…

Bill Cosby’s wife slams prosecutor, accusers for husband’s guilty…

Published 03/05/2018

(Reuters) - Bill Cosby’s wife of more than 50 years jumped to his defense on Thursday, blaming his sexual-assault conviction last week on a corrupt [more…]

U.S. pro bowler charged in attempted extortion of actor Kevin Hart

U.S. pro bowler charged in attempted extortion of actor Kevin Hart

Published 03/05/2018

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A professional bowler who enjoyed a bit part in a movie starring Kevin Hart was charged on Wednesday with attempting to [more…]