sexual misconduct

Chief Executive Officer of CBS Les Moonves attends 'Carpool Karaoke: The Series' On Apple Music Launch Party at Chateau Marmont on August 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
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September 09, 2018 - 2:55 pm
By Brian Stelter (CNN Money) -- Longtime CBS chief executive Les Moonves, facing new claims of sexual misconduct, will step down soon as part of a wide-ranging corporate settlement of a separate fight for control of CBS. The CBS board of directors is likely to announce the deal by Monday morning,...
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Jeff Fager
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August 05, 2018 - 3:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The executive producer of the CBS news show "60 Minutes" is delaying his return from vacation until an investigation into sexual misconduct claims at the network wraps up. Allegations against the executive producer, Jeff Fager, and CBS CEO Les Moonves appeared in a New Yorker...
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Chief Executive Officer of CBS Les Moonves attends 'Carpool Karaoke: The Series' On Apple Music Launch Party at Chateau Marmont on August 7, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.
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August 02, 2018 - 8:15 am
By Brian Stelter (CNN Money) -- The CBS board of directors met again on Wednesday and agreed to hire two law firms "to conduct a full investigation of the allegations in recent press reports about Chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves, CBS News and cultural issues at all levels of CBS." Translation: This...
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Les Moonves
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July 27, 2018 - 1:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — CBS said Friday that independent members of its board of directors are investigating personal misconduct claims after reports that the company's chief executive, Les Moonves, was the subject of an upcoming New Yorker story detailing sexual misconduct allegations. The media company...
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In this Feb. 26, 2015, file photo, Actress Robin Wright poses for photographers upon arrival at the House Of Cards season 3 World Premiere at the Empire Cinema in central London.
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July 09, 2018 - 1:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Robin Wright says that the cast was surprised and saddened about the sexual misconduct allegations against former "House of Cards" co-star Kevin Spacey. Speaking in a taped interview Monday on NBC's "Today" show, Wright says she really "didn't know the man." Wright says she and...
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Harvey Weinstein
AP Photo/Seth Wenig
June 05, 2018 - 9:48 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The battle lines in Harvey Weinstein's criminal case grew sharper on Tuesday as the movie mogul pleaded not guilty to rape and criminal sex act charges in New York and his lawyer promised a fight. A lawyer for Weinstein signaled he would use legal challenges to try to derail the...
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Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley
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May 30, 2018 - 9:31 am
By Clare Foran, CNN (CNN) -- Embattled Missouri Governor Eric Greitens announced on Tuesday he will resign over the scandals that have dominated his tenure. The Republican governor has been embroiled in controversy after facing accusations of sexual misconduct and misusing a charity donor list. In...
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Ricardo Cruciani
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May 29, 2018 - 10:15 am
By Michael Rubinkam, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — Patients of a neurologist already facing rape charges in New York and New Jersey say law enforcement officials in Philadelphia are burying nearly identical accusations against him, angering and perplexing women who say they are being victimized...
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Chef Mario Batali
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May 25, 2018 - 8:38 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mario Batali's three Las Vegas Strip restaurants will shut down July 27, officials said Friday, as the celebrity chef faces sexual misconduct allegations from multiple women. Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group partner Joe Bastianich sent a letter to nearly 300 workers about...
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From left: Jason Bateman, Jessica Walter and Tony Hale at the "Arrested Development" season five premiere.
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May 24, 2018 - 2:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Bateman and Tony Hale are apologizing for comments they made in defense of their "Arrested Development" co-star Jeffrey Tambor, who has been accused of harassment on the show's set. In a series of tweets Thursday, Bateman says his comments were "wrong" and that it seemed like...
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