Gary Oldman's third ex-wife is unimpressed with Oscar voters for honoring the British actor and NBA icon Kobe Bryant with Oscar wins, after both faced criminal misconduct allegations in the past.
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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.”
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.
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.
Sen. Al Franken announced his resignation from the United States Senate on Thursday, Dec. 7. Franken's resignation comes one day after 35 Democratic senators, many of them women, called for him to step down after 7 women accused him of sexual harassment.
The disgraced lawmaker announced he will clean out his desk in the coming weeks. Franken was expected to resign today after an aide released a statement saying the senator had an announcement to make.
Rep. John Conyers, the longest-serving member of Congress, has announced his retirement amid sexual misconduct allegations. In a radio interview on Tuesday, Conyers said he would not run for a 28th consecutive term.
President Trump is forced to defend another horny republican lawmaker. On Tuesday, Trump backed Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore, saying Moore denied allegations of misconduct with a 14-year-old girl decades ago.
He denies it," said Trump. And, by the way, he totally denies it," Trump added for clarity.
Democrat Senator Al Franken has apologized for groping a California model as she slept during a USO tour in Afghanistan in 2006. Franken, 66, is the latest celebrity or high profile figure to be accused of sexual misconduct since the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke in October.
George Takei is the latest Hollywood star to be accused of sexual misconduct.
The 80-year-old, "Star Trek" icon is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Scott R. Brunton, a former male model and actor, in 1981.