#MeToo movement

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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Angelina Branca, owner and chef of Saté Kampar
Neal Santos
Hadas Kuznits
March 08, 2019 - 6:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A lot has changed for women in the Philadelphia food industry. Business owners like Ange Branca of Saté Kampar say women have more opportunities than ever before. "When it comes to just starting your own businesses, getting a loan, whatever it is, it is not like it...
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Philly Chef Conference
Neal Santos
Hadas Kuznits
March 01, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The sixth annual Philly Chef Conference takes place this month at Drexel University, and there will be a lot to learn. Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio Mike Traud, program director of the conference on March 10 and 11, said this is an opportunity to learn about food using...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger
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October 11, 2018 - 9:38 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- More than a decade before the #MeToo movement, Arnold Schwarzenegger was accused by multiple women of groping and humiliating them. The year was 2003 and the "Terminator" star was running for governor of California. He denied the allegations at the time and his...
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October 06, 2018 - 5:12 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The #MeToo movement has sent dozens of once-powerful Hollywood players into exile, but few of them have been placed in handcuffs or jail cells. And it's increasingly apparent that the lack of criminal charges may remain the norm. Harvey Weinstein has been charged with sexual...
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Hundreds of protesters rally against the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh on Sept. 24, 2018. They protested for a #BelieveSurvivors Walkout against Kavanaugh, who has been accused by at least two women of sexual assault.
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Kim Glovas
September 25, 2018 - 4:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — From the accusations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, to Bill Cosby's sentence of three to 10 years in state prison Tuesday for aggravated indecent assault against Andrea Constand, they highlight the impact the #MeToo movement has...
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August 19, 2018 - 11:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento recently settled a complaint filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17. Argento is one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement. The Times says that...
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