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October 13, 2017 1:51 AM NYC, London police taking fresh look at Weinstein claims

NEW YORK — Police detectives in New York City and London are taking a fresh look into sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein now that some 30 women have accused the Hollywood film producer of inappropriate conduct. New York Police Department spokesman Peter Donald said Thursday that investigators are reviewing police files to see if anyone 137

October 12, 2017 11:10 PM Is sexual harassment Hollywood's dirty big secret?

Dana Brunetti has produced a number of big films over the years: “Captain Phillips,” “The Social Network,” “Fifty Shades of Grey.” But he’s never liked to tell people that he’s a movie producer. “I hate telling people I’m a producer because of the stereotype,” Brunetti said. “Because of the ick factor of hitting on girls and ‘I can get you a role in a movie 130

October 12, 2017 6:15 PM How Hollywood’s casting couch culture may have contributed to Weinstein's alleged behavior

The casting couch has long been a cliche in Hollywood, but in the past week, it's become clear just how real, pervasive and menacing it can be. "The casting couch has a long history in Hollywood and it is real even today," Martha M. Lauzen, the executive director for the Center for the Study of Women in Television, Film & New Media at San Diego State 146

October 12, 2017 4:51 PM Harvey Weinstein: US and UK police launch investigations

Police in the US and UK have launched investigations into allegations against film producer Harvey Weinstein. The New York Police Department is looking into an allegation dating from 2004 and is reviewing whether there are any additional complaints. London's Metropolitan Police has received an allegation of sexual assault in the London area in the 1980s. Weinstein 137

October 12, 2017 3:56 PM New York Police Are Investigating Sexual Assault Claims Against Harvey Weinstein

(NEW YORK) — Police detectives are taking a fresh look into sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein. New York Police Department spokesman Peter Donald said Thursday that investigators are "conducting a review to determine if there are any additional complaints relating to the Harvey Weinstein matter." That includes reviewing police files 128

October 12, 2017 3:01 PM Rose McGowan blocked from Twitter after tweeting about Harvey Weinstein and Ben Affleck

As a growing number of women accuse Harvey Weinstein of predatory behavior, actress Rose McGowan has used Twitter account to rally support for the women like her who are now naming themselves as his victims. On the flip side of that support was her Twitter wrath toward Ben Affleck, who released a statement denouncing Weinstein this week. “You lie,” she said in one tweet 163

October 12, 2017 2:33 PM Huma Abedin Comforting Weinstein’s Wife In Wake Of His Scandal

Harvey Weinstein’s wife is reportedly finding comfort in another woman who split from her husband after disturbing allegations drove them apart. Georgina Chapman, who announced she was leaving Weinstein on Tuesday, apparently reached out to Huma Abedin to deal with the countless allegations that have come out against her husband, according to Page Six. Abedin 112

October 12, 2017 12:19 PM Harvey Weinstein: Did everyone really know?

When actor Seth MacFarlane announced the Oscar nominations for best supporting actress in 2013, he cracked a now infamous joke: "Congratulations, you five ladies no longer have to pretend to be attracted to Harvey Weinstein." At the time, it was a rare public reference to what has since become a very public scandal. And it is a telling sign that Weinstein's 156

October 12, 2017 11:34 AM These Are the Women Who Have Accused Harvey Weinstein of Sexual Harassment and Assault

It has been less than a week since The New York Times published its explosive report about Harvey Weinstein, and already 28 women have stepped forward with allegations about his sexual misconduct. Many of their allegations are similar: they say that Weinstein invited them to a private room, where he either asked for a naked massage or sexually assaulted 150

October 12, 2017 9:34 AM Rose McGowan temporarily blocked from Twitter after Weinstein tweets

The actress settled undisclosed claims against the Hollywood mogul in 1997 Actress Rose McGowan has been temporarily blocked from Twitter after denouncing the film producer Harvey Weinstein and his collaborators. Reports by The New York Times and the New Yorker published over the last week allege that Weinstein raped three women and sexually assaulted 112