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Charlie Rose suspended after multiple women accused him of sexual harassment

Charlie Rose suspended after multiple women accused him of sexual harassment

Talk show host Charlie Rose has been accused of sexual misconduct by eight women, The Washington Post reported Monday. Rose, who has long hosted an interview show on PBS and also co-anchors “CBS This Morning,” is accused of making sexual advances toward multiple women — some of whom worked on his show. He is also accused of groping women and walking in front of ...

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Children are starving in Yemen. The White House should intervene.

IT HAS been two weeks since Saudi Arabia imposed a land, sea and air blockade on Yemen, a country already devastated by two and a half years of Saudi bombing. Before the embargo, Yemen was suffering from the world’s worst humanitarian crisis, according to the United Nations, with 7 million people on the brink of famine and another 900,000 stricken by cholera. Those conditions have now ...

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Power company halts Puerto Rico work

Power company halts Puerto Rico work

Whitefish Energy says payments have been delayed from Puerto Rico’s bankrupt power authority. The power authority, known was Prepa, says it is reviewing invoices and has stopped payments after receiving a complaint from a subcontractor. Whitefish Energy has been at the centre of a contracting controversy that reached the Trump administration. The company said in a statement it had been ...

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Los Angeles Police Department investigating alleged sex crimes linked to Hollywood

Los Angeles Police Department investigating alleged sex crimes linked to Hollywood

A high-level Los Angeles Police Department source told ABC News that the department is currently investigating about 22 alleged sex crimes cases linked to Hollywood and the entertainment industry. The LAPD has also taken 28 “courtesy reports” of incidents that happened outside of the department’s jurisdiction and sent them to the appropriate police departments, the source told ABC News on ...

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Trump reacts to belittling his role in the students’ release

Trump reacts to belittling his role in the students’ release

President Donald Trump on Sunday shot back at Lavar Ball, the father of one of the UCLA basketball players arrested in China, for belittling the President’s role in the students’ release. “Now that the three basketball players are out of China and saved from years in jail, LaVar Ball, the father of LiAngelo, is unaccepting of what I did for ...

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Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson’s disease diagnosis

Jesse Jackson discloses Parkinson’s disease diagnosis

Rev. Jesse Jackson disclosed publicly Friday that he has been seeking outpatient care for two years for Parkinson’s disease and plans to “dedicate” himself to physical therapy. In a Friday letter to supporters, the 76-year-old civil rights leader said family and friends noticed a change in him about three years ago. He said he could no longer ignore symptoms of ...

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An eighth woman claims that former US president George HW Bush groped her

An eighth woman claims that former US president George HW Bush groped her

An eighth woman has come forward with claims that former US president George HW Bush groped her. An interpreter, whom not to name because of the sensitive nature of her job, claims Mr Bush touched her inappropriately in 2004. The alleged incident took place at a meeting between the former president and the Spanish defence minister Jose Bono Martinez. The ...

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The wife of Roy Moore:president Donald Trump owes my husband a thank you for diverting public attention from Russia probe

The wife of Roy Moore: president Donald Trump owes my husband a thank you for diverting public attention from Russia probe

The wife of embattled Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore today continued a fierce pushback against allegations of sexual misconduct and impropriety against her husband, holding a press conference with other conservative Alabama women at the state capitol in Montgomery. “The people of Alabama understand what’s going on here. My husband, Judge Roy Moore is fighting for the people of ...

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US president has suspended the import of elephant hunting trophies

President Donald Trump has suspended the import of elephant hunting trophies, only a day after a ban was relaxed by his administration. Imports of trophies from elephants legally hunted in Zambia and Zimbabwe had been set to resume, reversing a 2014 Obama-era ban. But late on Friday, President Trump tweeted the change was on hold until he could “review all ...

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The Pentagon published the number of sexual assault reports made at U.S. military

The Pentagon published the number of sexual assault reports made at U.S. military

The Pentagon published the number of sexual assault reports made at U.S. military installations around the world for fiscal years 2013 through 2016 on Friday. The report, provided by the Department of Defense’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Office, details the total number of reports of sexual assault made across U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and joint bases, ...

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