Sexual Harassment

The statue of Fearless Girl stands in front of the New York Stock Exchange before Uber, the world's largest ride-hailing service, holds its initial public offering, Friday, May 10, 2019.
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May 10, 2019 - 12:51 pm
By Cathy Bussewitz, Michael Liedtke and Tom Krisher AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) — Uber began trading as a public company at $42 per share Friday, nearly 7% below its initial public offering price on an already volatile day for the markets. The ride-hailing giant sold shares in the IPO at $45...
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In this Nov. 27, 2018, file photo, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., speaks about his new book, 'Where We Go From Here: Two Years in the Resistance', at a George Washington University/Politics and Prose event in Washington.
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January 03, 2019 - 1:58 pm
By Steve Peoples, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and his chief lieutenants are offering contrition as some of his 2016 campaign staffers face allegations of sexual harassment that threaten to derail a second White House bid before it begins. Hours after a New York...
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Eliza Dushku
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December 20, 2018 - 10:13 am
By Sandra Gonzalez (CNN) -- Eliza Dushku is ready to tell her side of the story, less than one week after it was revealed that the actress received a settlement from CBS after allegedly experiencing harassment on the set of "Bull." Last week, the New York Times reported Dushku was the recipient of...
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Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro
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Kim Glovas
November 16, 2018 - 1:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The U.S. Department of Education is proposing new rules on handling sexual assault and harassment on college campuses. Advocates for sexual assault victims say the change helps the accused, not the victims. "I don't think this new guidance is particularly helpful for...
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In this Sept. 17, 2018 photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.
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November 16, 2018 - 10:00 am
By Collin Binkley, Associated Press Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday proposed a major overhaul to the way colleges and universities handle sexual misconduct complaints, adding protections for students accused of assault and harassment and narrowing which cases schools would be required to...
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Even a single instance of poor judgment can still violate your company's code of conduct and you can get fired for it.
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November 14, 2018 - 5:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Oh, that mistletoe! And those two drinks too many at the company holiday party. Now what? In the light of day, you may have come on a little stronger than you should have at the company's holiday party. Can you get sued...
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Ruth D-Eredita, poses for a portrait in her home in Vienna, Va., Friday, Oct. 5, 2018.
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October 13, 2018 - 12:08 pm
BOSTON (AP) — For 35 years, Ruth D'Eredita tried to dismiss her former professor's behavior — the way he touched her, groped her and kissed her. But last year, as dozens of women came forward to share similar encounters with powerful men, she started to see her memories differently. "It made me...
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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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Harvey Weinstein, center, enters State Supreme Court, Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018 in New York.
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October 11, 2018 - 10:47 am
By Michael R. Sisak and Tom Hays, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Manhattan's district attorney dropped part of the criminal sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein on Thursday after evidence emerged that cast doubt on the account one of his three accusers provided to the grand jury. The...
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Amal Clooney and Serena Williams
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Melony Roy
October 11, 2018 - 9:20 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 15th annual Pennsylvania Conference for Women will host more than 12,000 attendees at the Convention Center for a full day of networking, inspiration and professional development on Friday, Oct. 12. Leaders, thinkers, and innovators — some of the region's most...
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