Sexual misconduct

A man reportedly told police he torched 135 cars in a Brooklyn garage because couples were using the vehicles to have sex

A man reportedly told police he torched 135 cars in a Brooklyn garage because couples were using the vehicles to have sex

14 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Evon Stephens, 23, reportedly told police that he started the fire at the Kings Plaza Shopping Center in Brooklyn, New York, on Monday. A federal criminal complaint seen by the...
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News Analysis: For Red-State Democrats, Accusation Against Kavanaugh Scrambles Midterm Calculus

14 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Three moderates had been weighing a yes vote to confirm Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, while other Democrats hoped there would be few consequences for a no vote. The sexual assault...
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Uber driver suing Bucs' QB Winston over groping incident

18 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald   |   3 articles

PHOENIX - A female Uber driver in Arizona is suing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, accusing him of sexual assault. Court documents say the woman filed the suit...
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McDonald's Stock Shrugs Off MeToo With Good News From Europe: DealBook's One Thing to Watch Today

26 minutes ago   |   NY Times

The Big Mac maker's stock wasn't rattled by protests over sexual misconduct, and today a positive tax ruling should give it a boost.
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Uber driver sues Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, accusing him of groping

28 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times   |   3 articles

A female Uber driver in Arizona is suing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, accusing him of sexual assault. Court documents say the woman filed the suit in...
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Trump doubts Kavanaugh accusation: 'Very hard for me to imagine that anything happened'

30 minutes ago   |   CNBC

President Donald Trump on Wednesday addressed the allegation of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, after the judge's accuser called for an FBI probe.
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Anita Hill Urges Senate To Avoid 'Sham Proceeding' Against Christine Blasey Ford

Anita Hill Urges Senate To Avoid 'Sham Proceeding' Against Christine Blasey Ford

42 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

“The American public really is expecting something more,” Hill said of the Senate's handling of sexual assault claims against Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh.
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Ann Coulter, Tucker Carlson on Democrats Obstruction of Judge Brett Kavanaugh

1 hour ago   |   FOX News

Conservative author and attorney Ann Coulter said that Democrats are using allegations of sexual assault against Judge Brett Kavanaugh "purely for delay" as the jurist awaits...
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John Legend, Conservative Groups Release Dueling Ads Over Brett Kavanaugh Nomination

1 hour ago   |   Fortune

The nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to be a Supreme Court Justice is now everyone's business. After Dr. Christine Blasey Ford came forward as the individual who alleged Kavanaugh...
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‘Sesame Street' issues clarification on Bert and Ernie's relationship

1 hour ago   |   NBC News   |   4 articles

Former “Sesame Street” writer Mark Saltzman dropped a bombshell in a recent interview, claiming the show's iconic duo Bert and Ernie are a gay couple. However, Sesame Workshop...
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Kim Jong Un agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

Kim Jong Un agrees to dismantle main nuke site if US takes steps too

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un announced a set of agreements Wednesday that included a promise to permanently dismantle the North's main... Read more ...

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'Don't mess with Nana!' Great-grandmother shoots, kills 12-foot, 580-pound alligator

Judy B. Cochran managed to kill a 12-foot, 580-pound alligator with just one shot Sunday night at her ranch. Read more ...

Read: Letter from Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys requesting FBI investigation

Read: Letter from Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys requesting FBI investigation

The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault says the FBI should investigate the incident before senators hold a hearing on the allegations. Read more ...

‘Sesame Street' wants to clarify: Bert and Ernie aren't gay

‘Sesame Street' wants to clarify: Bert and Ernie aren't gay

NEW YORK - The producers of “Sesame Street” want you to know that Bert and Ernie are not, in fact, gay. Sesame Workshop tweeted Tuesday that the characters are best friends and... Read more ...

Showdown hearing not yet set: Democrats, GOP arguing on witnesses

Showdown hearing not yet set: Democrats, GOP arguing on witnesses

Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers. Read more ...

North and South Korea say they plan bid for 2032 Olympics

North and South Korea say they plan bid for 2032 Olympics

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in said in a statement Wednesday that the countries planned to jointly bid for the... Read more ...

Man threatened to shoot 11-year-old who beat him in Fortnite, police say

Man threatened to shoot 11-year-old who beat him in Fortnite, police say

HUNTINGTON, N.Y. - A man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly threatening to shoot an 11-year-old child, possibly at his school, after the boy beat him at the video game... Read more ...

Intel officials may propose redactions in classified Russia probe files

Intel officials may propose redactions in classified Russia probe files

President Trump ordered the release of classified documents related to the Russia probe without redactions, but the Justice Department, the FBI and the Director of National... Read more ...

There are growing calls for Kavanaugh's friend, Mark Judge, to testify on...

There are growing calls for Kavanaugh's friend, Mark Judge, to testify on sexual assault allegations

There are growing calls for Mark Judge to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee as it considers allegations of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett... Read more ...

Woman walks out of woods on Mass Pike, reports sexual assault, police say

Woman walks out of woods on Mass Pike, reports sexual assault, police say

State police are investigating a reported sexual assault after a woman was found along the Massachusetts Turnpike early Wednesday morning. Read more ...