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Friday, Feb 23, 2018 at 02:55 PM CST

Fraser Accuses HFPA President of Sexual Assault

Fraser Accuses HFPA President of Sexual Assault

Actor Brendan Fraser accused the former president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association of sexually assaulting him in 2003, the latest in a string of people to speak out in the #MeToo and Times Up...

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018 at 04:14 PM CST

UNICEF Deputy Steps Down After 'Unsuitable' Messages Surface

UNICEF Deputy Steps Down After 'Unsuitable' Messages Surface

A top UNICEF honcho has resigned following revelations that he reportedly peppered female staffers — at the children’s charity that previously employed him — with “unsuitable and thoughtless” messages. “I want...

Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 at 08:32 PM CST

Milan Fashion Week Opens With #MeToo Moment of Reflection

Milan Fashion Week Opens With #MeToo Moment of Reflection

Milan Fashion Week got underway Wednesday with a moment's pause to put focus on women who have come forward as victims of sexual misconduct.

Wednesday, Feb 21, 2018 at 11:56 PM CST

Report: Former Mavs President Harassed Employees for Years

Report: Former Mavs President Harassed Employees for Years

Sports Illustrated released a scathing article Tuesday that quotes several former Dallas Mavericks female employees who said the Mavericks ran a very hostile work environment.

Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 05:03 PM CST

Hero, Harasser or Both? Shaun White's Newly Complex Legacy

Hero, Harasser or Both? Shaun White's Newly Complex Legacy

It was expected to be a coronation: snowboarder Shaun White, shredding the halfpipe in an epic performance that won him Olympic gold at Pyeongchang four years after a devastating loss in Sochi and just four...

Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 12:07 PM CST

Court Told Geoffrey Rush Inappropriately Touched Actress

Court Told Geoffrey Rush Inappropriately Touched Actress

A lawyer accused Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush in court Monday of touching an actress inappropriately on an Sydney stage three years ago while he was starring in a production of "King Lear." Rush...

Monday, Feb 19, 2018 at 09:48 AM CST

NYC Rape Case Prompts Calls to Close Police Sex Loophole

NYC Rape Case Prompts Calls to Close Police Sex Loophole

The 18-year-old woman was driving with two friends near Coney Island in September when the two plainclothes detectives pulled her over and found marijuana. The officers released the two male passengers,...

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 at 03:25 AM CST

Are Female-Led Companies the Answer to Sexual Misconduct?

Are Female-Led Companies the Answer to Sexual Misconduct?

The Weinstein Co. thought it had found a path to survival. A group of investors led by a respected businesswoman offered to acquire the company, rebrand it and install a female-led board of directors. It was an...

Sunday, Feb 18, 2018 at 06:18 AM CST

British Female Stars Demand End to Sexual Harassment

British Female Stars Demand End to Sexual Harassment

Almost 200 British female entertainment stars called for an international movement to end sexual misconduct across society in a letter published ahead of Sunday's British Academy Film Awards. Kate Winslet,...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018 at 05:53 AM CST

Stars to Wear Black at UK Film Awards: Will Kate Join Them?

Stars to Wear Black at UK Film Awards: Will Kate Join Them?

The red carpet will be a sea of black as the movement against sexual misconduct takes center stage at the British Academy Film Awards. Many female stars and other guests are expected to dress in monochrome for...

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18 Year Old Shot, Killed While Looking Out Apartment Window
18 Year Old Shot, Killed While Looking Out Apartment Window

Dallas police say an 18-year-old woman was shot and killed while looking out her own apartment window Saturday afternoon.

Girl, 12, Killed in House Explosion, Evacuation Order Lifted
Girl, 12, Killed in House Explosion, Evacuation Order Lifted

A young girl is dead after a natural gas explosion destroyed her Dallas home early Friday morning, Atmos Energy confirms. On Saturday, Atmos Energy announced the neighborhood evacuation order had been lifted.

5 to Watch: Last Days of Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang
5 to Watch: Last Days of Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang

It's the final days of the Winter Olympics, but before the flame goes out in Pyeongchang there are more medals to be awarded in bobsled, hockey, curling, and speed skating.

Rock Guitar, Dance Bringing Pyeongchang Olympics to a Close
Rock Guitar, Dance Bringing Pyeongchang Olympics to a Close

The 2018 Olympic Winter Games is ending Sunday in Pyeongchang with a music, dance and art show focusing on the spirit of perseverance. The Olympic flag will be passed to Beijing, host of the 2022 Winter Games.

Saturday's Cowtown Races Delayed by Weather, But Complete
Saturday's Cowtown Races Delayed by Weather, But Complete

The Cowtown Marathon is celebrating its 40th anniversary this weekend and the weather was a factor during Saturday's races.

Olympic Figure Skating Stars Shine in Exhibition Gala
Olympic Figure Skating Stars Shine in Exhibition Gala

Figure skating at the Pyeongchang Games officially comes to an end with the exhibition gala, where top skaters will perform pieces that showcase their gold-medal winning talent.