sexual misconduct

In this Sept. 17, 2018 photo, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos speaks during a student town hall at National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.
AP Photo/Matt Rourke
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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In this Nov. 1, 2018, file photo Google employees fill Harry Bridges Plaza in front of the Ferry Building during a walkout in San Francisco.
AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File
November 08, 2018 - 1:06 pm
By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is promising to be more forceful and open about its handling of sexual misconduct cases, a week after high-paid engineers and others walked out in protest over its male-dominated culture. CEO Sundar Pichai spelled out the...
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This photo shows signage outside the offices of Google in San Francisco with the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in the background, Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018.
AP Photo/Michael Liedtke
November 01, 2018 - 8:56 am
By Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hundreds of Google engineers and other workers around the world walked off the job Thursday to protest the internet company's lenient treatment of executives accused of sexual misconduct. It is the latest expression of a backlash against...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference, Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, in New York.
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer
September 26, 2018 - 6:20 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — An agitated President Donald Trump acknowledged Wednesday that past accusations of sexual misconduct against him have influenced the way he views similar charges against other men, including his Supreme Court nominee. Wading into the #MeToo moment, Trump said he views such...
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A woman wears a shirt that reads "Believe Women."
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
September 26, 2018 - 3:06 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — As two parents watched their children play. At a restaurant with a friend. As a neighbor walked her dog. In all three otherwise everyday scenes, Christine Blasey Ford described to others about being sexually assaulted many years earlier by a future federal judge, according to...
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Richard Parsons
AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File
September 25, 2018 - 9:42 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS says it has named media industry veteran Richard Parsons as interim chairman of the board as the company moves to reshape itself following the ouster of longtime chief Les Moonves. Parsons is the former chairman of Time Warner and Citicorp. He was added to the board of CBS...
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Sen. Chuck Grassley
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
September 19, 2018 - 6:20 am
By Alan Fram and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her allegation that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before she testifies at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing next week, her lawyers said in a...
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Stuart Waldman with Rise and Resist holds up a sign in silent protest as President Donald Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon speaks during an ideas festival sponsored by The Economist, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, in New York.
AP Photo/Mary Altaffer
September 16, 2018 - 9:03 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's former chief strategist says he's surprised the #MeToo movement hasn't had more impact on corporate America. Steve Bannon says he thinks Time's Up is "the single most powerful potential political movement in the world." Bannon spoke Saturday in New York...
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Aziz Ansari
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September 14, 2018 - 11:26 am
By Chloe Melas, CNN (CNN) -- Aziz Ansari has returned to the comedy stage. The former "Parks and Recreation" star did a stand-up set Monday night at Zanies comedy club in Nashville. Last week he was in Columbia, South Carolina. He also performed in Wisconsin and Philadelphia last month and at New...
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In this July 29, 2013, file photo, Les Moonves arrives at the CBS, CW and Showtime TCA party at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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September 10, 2018 - 10:16 am
By David Bauder, AP Media Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The #MeToo movement fighting sexual misconduct had already claimed one of Hollywood's top movie moguls in Harvey Weinstein. Now it has done the same for Leslie Moonves, one of the television industry's most powerful executives. The CBS Corp...
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