Harvey Weinstein arrives at court for his rape trial, in New York, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020.
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January 25, 2020 - 11:31 am
Harvey Weinstein trundled into court this week for the start of a New York City rape trial, facing the prospect of a conviction that could put him in prison for the rest of his life. Read more.
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Actress Annabella Sciorra arrives as a witness in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial.
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January 23, 2020 - 2:52 pm
“Sopranos” actress Annabella Sciorra confronted Harvey Weinstein from the witness stand Thursday, testifying that the former Hollywood studio boss overpowered and raped her and made other crude overtures that included sending her X-rated chocolates and showing up uninvited in his underwear with a...
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This week's panel includes Philadelphia Controller Rebecca Rhynhart, Levone Cannady, and Mae Larimore Johnson.
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January 19, 2020 - 10:46 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the impact the #MeToo movement has had on Philadelphia's leadership. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein, center, leaving court following a bail hearing in New York.
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AP News
December 26, 2019 - 8:59 pm
Prosecutors in Los Angeles are reviewing eight cases accusing disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault, an official said Thursday. Read more here.
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Attorney Adam Slater, left, checks his phone during a working lunch with lawyers in his firm.
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December 02, 2019 - 10:26 am
The Associated Press reports key takeaways from the new laws in 15 states could clear the way for a deluge of lawsuits against the Roman Catholic Church. Read more here.
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A sign is displayed outside a McDonald's restaurant in Pittsburgh.
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AP News
November 12, 2019 - 10:35 am
McDonald's got tough on its former CEO, who was fired last week for having a consensual relationship with an employee. Now, some workers say, the company needs to get tougher on sexual harassment in its restaurants.
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McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook
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AP News
November 04, 2019 - 11:40 am
McDonald's chief executive officer has been pushed out of the company after violating company policy by engaging in a consensual relationship with an employee. Read more here.
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Bill Cosby
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July 26, 2019 - 5:18 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors set to defend Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction in appeals court next month call the accusations from other women no coincidence, but "the culmination of a decades-long pattern of behavior." Cosby, a long-beloved actor and comedian, was convicted in...
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Harvey Weinstein
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June 18, 2019 - 1:52 pm
By Jean Casarez, CNN (CNN) -- Harvey Weinstein's defense attorney doesn't want to represent him anymore and has filed to withdraw from the sexual assault case, according to a source. Attorney Jose Baez filed papers Friday asking the court to let him withdraw from Weinstein's case, marking the first...
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Chef Mario Batali
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May 23, 2019 - 11:43 am
BOSTON (AP) — Celebrity chef Mario Batali is facing a criminal charge on allegations that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017. Batali, who recently gave up financial stakes in all his restaurants, is scheduled to be arraigned Friday on a charge of indecent assault...
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