Home / Tag Archives: amid

Tag Archives: amid

Aaron Rodgers, Danica Patrick get dinner amid dating rumors

The dating rumors involving Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and NASCAR star Danica Patrick are picking up speed. Rodgers and Patrick went to dinner together in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Saturday, photos published by TMZ revealed. They were joined by several others ...

Read More »

Liam Neeson slammed for defending Dustin Hoffman amid allegations

Liam Neeson is under fire for saying there is “a bit of witch hunt happening” in regards to the countless powerful men being accused of sexual harassment and assault. The “Taken” star appeared on the Irish talk show “The Late ...

Read More »

Mick Mulvaney allowed to lead Trump’s consumer bureau amid tumult

Mick Mulvaney can keep leading the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau — for now. A federal judge ordered on Wednesday that Mulvaney will be allowed to carry on as the bureau’s acting director after denying an injunction request from his challenger, ...

Read More »

AT&T Drops Huawei’s New Smartphone Amid Security Worries

While the letter did not mention AT&T, its pending deal to sell the Huawei smartphone in the United States had been widely reported. Fletcher Cook, a spokesman for AT&T, declined to comment. Huawei, a private company, has long denied that ...

Read More »

Babbo head chef out amid misconduct claims

The longtime top chef at Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich’s popular Italian restaurant Babbo has cooked his last goose liver ravioli. Executive chef Frank Langello’s ouster from the Greenwich Village eatery on Jan. 2 came less than two weeks after ...

Read More »

Ballet guru Peter Martins retiring amid sex harassment claims

Peter Martins, who has led the New York City Ballet since the 1980s, will retire amid an investigation into sexual harassment allegations. Martins, 71, was accused by two dozen former performers who claimed he bullied them and had sexual relationships ...

Read More »

Trooper resigns amid accusations of sex with crash victim

A Florida Highway Patrol trooper’s career crashed and burned as allegations of sexual misconduct have forced him to resign. According to WFLA, Trooper Scott Maus has been accused of having a sexual relationship with complainant Robert Abruzzese’s wife during work ...

Read More »

South Korea Clamps Down on Bitcoin Trading Amid Market Frenzy

“Cryptocurrency speculation has been irrationally overheated in Korea,” the government said in a statement, while adding that officials would discuss further potential moves to stem speculative trading, such as shutting down some virtual currency exchanges. “The government can’t let this ...

Read More »

Lorde cancels concert amid calls to boycott Israel

Lorde has canceled an upcoming tour date in Tel Aviv amid pressures from a movement calling for a boycott of Israel. The “Green Light” singer, 21, announced that after poring through an “overwhelming number of messages & letters,” she’s opted ...

Read More »

‘Florida Project’ producer leaves studio amid misconduct claims

A producer for the buzzy comedy-drama film “The Florida Project” reportedly faces allegations of sexual misconduct and is leaving his company amid the scandal. Andrew Duncan — who co-founded the studio June Pictures in 2016 and quickly found success — ...

Read More »