Benjamin Glaze Katy Perry

A teenage American Idol contestant is considering suing singer Katy Perry for unwanted sexual advances during a recent audition. Benjamin Glaze, 19, says Perry kissed him after he told her he was saving the experience for his “first special relationship” with a girl.

Read more »

Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari is grateful for all the support he’s gotten from friends and family after he was accused of sexually harassing a woman he invited over for a one-night stand last year.

Aziz and the woman met at an Emmy Awards party in 2017. The 34-year-old actor is defending himself after the woman shared her side of the story in a lengthy post on Babe.net, titled “I went on a date with Aziz Ansari. It turned into the worst night of my life”.

The then 22-year-old Brooklyn photographer, who has chosen to remain anonymous, alleged she went on a date with Ansari, who proceeded to rush her through dinner and up to his apartment.

She recalls there was still wine in her glass and more left in the bottle he ordered. The abruptness surprised her. “Like, he got the check and then it was bada-boom, bada-bing, we’re out of there.”

Read more »

Tavis Smiley

Tavis Smiley lashed out at PBS for suspending him for accusations of sexual misconduct in the workplace. Late Wednesday night, the broadcaster and noted author took to social media to defend himself against the scurrilous accusations.

Smiley said PBS “overreacted” and launched a “sloppy investigation” into the allegations. He said he was “just as shocked” as everyone else about PBS’s decision to suspend him.

Read more »

Dan Johnson

A Kentucky Republican killed himself Wednesday night — a day after he held a news conference to deny allegations of improper conduct with a 17-year-old girl in 2012.

Dan Johnson, a Republican House representative, reportedly shot himself outside his car on the Greenwell Ford Road bridge in Mt. Washington, Kentucky.

Read more »

12