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Anne Heche claims she was fired after rejecting Harvey Weinstein

Anne Heche added herself to the growing list of women who have accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault. The “Six Days, Seven Nights” star said Tuesday on the “Allegedly with Theo Vonn & Matthew Cole Weiss” podcast that the disgraced ...

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MLB agent Jason Wood fired, allegedly filmed clients in shower

A baseball agent is under investigation by the MLB Players Association and has been fired for allegedly filming clients in the shower with a hidden camera, according to FanRag Sports. Jason Wood, formerly of Career Sports Entertainment, is being accused ...

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Fired Google engineer sues former employer for discrimination

A Google engineer who was fired for writing an anti-diversity manifesto filed a lawsuit on Monday claiming his former employer discriminates against conservative white men. In a 10-page memo titled “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber,” James Damore, 28, criticized Google’s diversity ...

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CBS News political director fired for ‘inappropriate behavior’

Steve Chaggaris, CBS News’ political director, has reportedly been fired two weeks after claims of “inappropriate behavior.” “In the last two weeks, accounts of inappropriate behavior by Steve Chaggaris were brought to our attention and were immediately investigated,” CBS said ...

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Cop fired for ordering woman who called 911 be shocked with Taser

A Texas police sergeant has been fired after video captured his command to a rookie officer to use a Taser on a woman who had called for help. Sgt. Kenneth Pierce, a 22-year veteran in Fort Worth, was with the ...

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Mario Batali fired from ‘The Chew’ amid sexual misconduct claims

Disgraced super-chef Mario Batali has been chewed up and spit out by ABC. The restaurateur was officially relieved of his hosting duties on popular daytime talk show “The Chew” in light of sexual assault claims, the network announced Thursday. “Upon ...

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Professor fired after calling Newtown massacre a hoax loses suit

Jurors in West Palm Beach on Monday ruled against a professor who claimed he was fired from Florida Atlantic University last year in retaliation for blog posts that claimed the Sandy Hook massacre was a hoax. James Tracy, who was ...

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Bryan Singer fired from Freddie Mercury biopic

A week after production shut down on “Bohemian Rhapsody,” director Bryan Singer has officially been fired from the project. “Bryan Singer is no longer the director of ‘Bohemian Rhapsody,’ ” a Twentieth Century Fox Film spokesperson told the Daily News. ...

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Ben McAdoo will be fired, could happen as soon as Monday

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Giants finally are going to fire Ben McAdoo, perhaps as soon as Monday. That’s what ESPN reported definitively in the morning hours ahead of the Giants’ visit to the Raiders on Sunday — that McAdoo is ...

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‘Kinky Boots’ casting director fired for sexual misconduct

Broadway casting director Justin Huff — who worked on “Kinky Boots,” “The Color Purple,” “Newsies” and numerous other shows — has been fired from Telsey + Company following reports of sexual misconduct. “He was let go last week,” Bernard Telsey, ...

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