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Sharon Stone has 'seen it all' with Hollywood sexual harassment

Sharon Stone is used to facing Hollywood’s worst behavior. In an interview with CBS’ “Sunday Morning,” Stone alluded to experiencing sexual harassment during her decades-long acting career. “I’ve been in this business for 40 years, Lee,” Stone said to interviewer ...

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N.Y. has paid millions to settle sex harassment lawsuits

Icky academics, pervy professors and sexist scholars have cost the state millions of dollars in legal settlements, records show. In the past 10 years, the state has paid at least $ 2.4 million to settle 19 lawsuits involving allegations of ...

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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 ...

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Women of Hollywood join forces to combat sexual harassment

More than 300 Hollywood elite, including Shonda Rhimes, Emma Stone and Reese Witherspoon, have joined forces for Time’s Up, a new initiative aiming to fight sexual harassment and assault in the workplace. The women announced the launch with a lengthy ...

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Microsoft Moves to End Secrecy in Sexual Harassment Claims

In one prominent case, an arbitration clause nearly prevented Gretchen Carlson, the former Fox News anchor, from bringing her lawsuit over sexual harassment against Roger Ailes, the former chairman and chief executive of Fox News. Ms. Carlson found a legal ...

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Jerry Richardson selling Panthers after sexual harassment report

In a shocking development, longtime Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced Sunday he plans to sell the team at the conclusion of the season. The announcement comes just hours after Sports Illustrated reported Richardson has paid off at least four women to ...

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Bronx City Councilman Andy King accused of sexual harassment

The City Council is launching an investigation into sexual harassment allegations against Bronx Councilman Andy King, sources say. The Council has scheduled a rare meeting of its Standards and Ethics committee, which handles misconduct charges against Council members, for Friday ...

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Mario Batali exits restaurants after sex harassment accusations

Superchef Mario Batali has stepped away from his restaurant empire and ABC’s “The Chew” following allegations of sexual misconduct. Four women have accused the famous foodie of groping and other inappropriate touching while they worked for him, according to an ...

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Mario Batali drops Cuomo fundraiser amid harassment allegations

ALBANY — Celebrity chef Mario Batali pulled out of a fundraiser for Gov. Cuomo hours after he publicly acknowledged sexual harassment allegations against him, the Daily News has learned. Batali and fellow celebrity chef Lidia Bastianich were part of a ...

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CAA cancels Golden Globes party to start harassment defense fund

The Creative Arts Agency (CAA) is swapping its glamorous Golden Globes bash for a good cause. The CAA has canceled its annual pre-Globes party this year and will instead launch a legal defense fund for sexual harassment cases, according to ...

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