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Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018 at 02:24 PM EDT

A Year Into #MeToo, What's Next For the Movement?

A Year Into #MeToo, What's Next For the Movement?

By the end of her impassioned speech last week in front of a crowded hotel ballroom, Alyssa Milano was choking back tears. The words "Me Too," the actress and activist told her audience, would continue to ring...

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 at 08:15 AM EDT

#MeToo Inspires Wave of Old Misconduct Reports to Colleges

#MeToo Inspires Wave of Old Misconduct Reports to Colleges

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...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 10:31 PM EDT

Union: NYPD Detective Didn't Withhold Weinstein Information

Union: NYPD Detective Didn't Withhold Weinstein Information

A New York City police union on Friday defended a detective accused of coaching a witness in the Harvey Weinstein investigation and then keeping prosecutors in the dark.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 12:40 PM EDT

Arts Professionals Respond in the Year Since #MeToo Movement

Arts Professionals Respond in the Year Since #MeToo Movement

In the year since the entertainment industry was rocked by sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein, arts professionals are trying to respond in multiple ways. Some in the industry are doubling down...

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 05:41 PM EDT

Manhattan DA Drops Part of Harvey Weinstein Case

Manhattan DA Drops Part of Harvey Weinstein Case

Harvey Weinstein is set to appear before a New York judge as his lawyers try to get charges dismissed in his criminal case.

Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 at 08:41 PM EDT

#MeToo Movement Sends Hollywood Figures Into Exile, Not Jail

#MeToo Movement Sends Hollywood Figures Into Exile, Not Jail

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...

Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 at 05:14 PM EDT

Charges Rare for Hollywood Figures in Year Since Weinstein

Charges Rare for Hollywood Figures in Year Since Weinstein

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...

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 at 09:30 PM EDT

Study Finds 1 in 3 Executives Changed Behavior After #MeToo

Study Finds 1 in 3 Executives Changed Behavior After #MeToo

Although media coverage of the #MeToo movement has typically focused on public figures, the movement has also reshaped how companies handle and work to prevent sexual harassment allegations on a daily basis,...

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 at 09:19 AM EDT

Ellen Discusses Sexual Assault During Interview With Guthrie

Ellen Discusses Sexual Assault During Interview With Guthrie

Ellen DeGeneres sat down with Today's Savannah Guthrie on DeGeneres’ daytime talk show to talk about a wide range of topics, but got incredibly candid as she opened up about being a victim of sexual abuse...

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 at 07:52 AM EDT

FBI Report Shows Almost 20 Percent Increase in Reported Rapes

FBI Report Shows Almost 20 Percent Increase in Reported Rapes

New FBI data shows there has been a spike in reported rapes in the four years since the agency changed its definition of rape, but experts remain unsure how to interpret the numbers. The FBI’s annual crime...

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Mistrial Declared for Suspect in NYC Jogger Killing
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Trump Says No Penalty for Saudi Prince for Khashoggi Murder
Trump Says No Penalty for Saudi Prince for Khashoggi Murder

President Donald Trump declared Tuesday he would not further punish Saudi Arabia for the murder of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi — making clear in an exclamation-filled statement that the benefits of good...

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