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November 1, 2017 8:08 AM New Spacey accusations fly as Netflix suspends 'House of Cards'

A Mexican actor became the latest to accuse Kevin Spacey of sexual harassment Tuesday, predicting more such claims would emerge as Netflix suspended production of the two-time Oscar winner's hit series "House of Cards." Roberto Cavazos, who acted in several plays at London's Old Vic theater when Spacey was artistic director there from 2004 to 2015, said the Hollywood 183

November 1, 2017 4:46 AM New allegations leveled against actors Spacey, Piven

LOS ANGELES — Hollywood's widening sexual harassment crisis brought forth a second actor's allegation against Kevin Spacey on Tuesday, halted production on his Netflix series "House of Cards" and prompted CBS to check into an actress' claim she was groped by Jeremy Piven. Mexican actor Robert Cavazos wrote on his Facebook page that he encountered Spacey 178

October 31, 2017 7:26 PM Production suspended on the sixth season of House of Cards following Spacey allegations

Online streaming service Netflix and show producers Media Rights Capital (MRC) said in a statement that the suspension would continue until "further notice". The statement, issued on Tuesday, read: "MRC and Netflix have decided to suspend production on House Of Cards season six, until further notice, to give us time to review the current situation and to address 154

October 31, 2017 7:26 PM ‘House of Cards’ suspends production indefinitely amid Kevin Spacey scandal

“House of Cards,” which helped transform the way we watch TV, is meeting a particularly unceremonious end. Amid a scandal involving lead actor Kevin Spacey, Netflix and production company Media Rights Capital said in a statement Tuesday that they would suspend production on the political drama’s sixth season “until further notice, to give us time to review 166

October 31, 2017 7:26 PM 'House of Cards' filming suspended amid Spacey allegation

The suspension of filming on "House of Cards" Tuesday in response to allegations that star Kevin Spacey made sexual advances on a teen boy is a rare move in an industry that puts commerce first. Shows are infrequently derailed by concerns other than their ratings performance, said TV historian and former network executive Tim Brooks. "It usually depends 171

October 31, 2017 1:15 PM Nokia Android Phones to Get Lumia Camera UI Features, Hints HMD Global

It's been months since the Nokia brand made a comeback to the smartphone market. But HMD Global, the company behind the Finnish brand, is now planning to pay homage to its iconic Lumia series by upgrading its default camera app with some similar tweaks. Chief Product Officer Juho Sarvikas hinted at the development on Twitter. Sarvikas suggested the arrival 188

October 31, 2017 10:02 AM Kevin Spacey thought that coming out was a good way to respond to a molestation charge. Hollywood did not agree

A two-time Academy Award-winner and acclaimed star of film, theater and television publicly comes out as gay for the first time. In 2017, that would seem like a triumphant moment and cause for celebration in the LGBTQ community. But when Kevin Spacey finally ended decades of speculation by declaring in a late Sunday night tweet that “I have loved and had romantic 165

October 30, 2017 8:35 PM ‘House of Cards’ canceled as fallout continues for Spacey

NEW YORK — The fallout facing Kevin Spacey widened Monday following an accusation that he allegedly made sexual advances on a teen boy, with Netflix pulling the plug on his hit show “House of Cards” and “deeply troubled” producers of the political thriller arriving on set to comfort cast mates. Executives from Netflix and the show’s producer, Media Rights 175

October 29, 2017 4:28 PM India key to U.N. peacekeeping

PM says in Mann Ki Baat that India, as a messenger of peace, vouches for peace Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded India’s contributions to the UN peace keeping efforts as reflecting its ethos as a “messenger of peace” and said that his celebration of the festival of Deepavali with the troops stationed in Gurez was an “unforgettable” experience. He said this during 176

October 29, 2017 7:36 AM Mugabe, Mnangagwa rift widens

Ray Goba has been shown the door as the country's Prosecutor-General (PG), barely two months after assuming the high-profile position. President Robert Mugabe rescinded Goba's confirmation as PG on Friday, in a move seen as a direct attack on Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa, who presided over his appointment in his previous capacity as Justice, Legal 221