Music and film producer Russell Simmons faced new accusations of sexual misconduct from nine woman in incidents dating back to 1983, including four who alleged that heraped them, according to separate reports in two USA newspapers.
In an earlier denial issued on Wednesday, Simmons said his accusers' claims "range from the patently untrue to the frivolous and hurtful".
Disney Bought 21st Century Fox Assets (Congrats, Marvel)
Disney has purchased 21st Century Fox's film studio and a large chunk of its television production assets for $52.4 billion. Fox has plenty of assets and intellectual properties that Disney could stand to make lots more money from.
Russell Simmons continues to stand by his conviction that he is innocent amid allegations of sexual harassment from different women. In his first message he stated he has "never had a sexual encounter that was not consensual or lawful", and that the accusations against him had "shocked me to my core".
Simmons said he would be sharing evidence today and on Friday regarding the case of Jenny Lumet, a writer who wrote an open letter to him saying he had sexually assaulted her in 1991.
According to Simmons' attorneys, Michael Sterling and E. Carlos Tanner, Simmons passed with flying colors, and plans to repeat the test for allegations made by 4 other women.
West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in
New Zealand have again thrashed the West Indies , coasting to a 240-run win in the second Test in Hamilton inside four days. Southee , Boult, de Grandhomme and Wagner all finished the day with two wickets, Southee the pick of the quartet.
The investigation began after nine women came forward with sexual misconduct claims this week.
Tina Baker, an '80s pop singer who was managed by Simmons and said that he raped her in his NY apartment in late 1990 or early 1991, said that she had been contacted by a detective from the Police Department's Special Victims squad.
"I am blessed to have shared extraordinary relationships, whether through work or love, with many great women; and I have enormous respect for the women's movement worldwide and their struggle for respect, dignity, equality and power", Simmons said in a statement sent to CNN. Again, this is not a movement against or even in conjunction with #MeToo.
Broncos snap long losing streak by whipping Jets, 23-0
It was the 56th career receiving touchdown for Thomas, moving him past Shannon Sharpe for No. 2 on the Broncos' all-time list. This was the way the Denver Broncos thought they'd play against that other NY team all those months ago.
"Everything that occurred between Keri and me occurred with her full consent and participation", Simmons said. "It's just a statement about my innocence". In the last few days, one woman attempted to extort me for $500,000 only to recant her ridiculous claim. The mogul released a statement regarding the incident with Lumet, apologizing and sympathizing with her feelings of fear and intimidation, but denied assaulting her.
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To date there are over 1 million wreaths placed simultaneously in 1,200 locations at the same time and date throughout the nation. It was a natural fit for the group's efforts, said member and Wreaths Across America event coordinator Brenda Brophy.
Weather conditions during this period will likely lead to snow-covered, slippery roads, especially in more rural areas. On the back side of the low, lake effect snow will set up, giving us additional snow for Wednesday and into Thursday.
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Finisar is only the second firm to see a grant from the fund, after Corning received $200 million in May of this year. There have been rumors indicating that Apple will use the Face ID on upcoming iPhones and iPads.
He caught the eye against Huddersfield Town at the end of November, when he played a starring role in Arsenal's 5-0 win. The German global will be out of contract next summer and Arsenal will surely not want to lose him on a free transfer.
Tillis is one of four senators who have been working to craft a bipartisan bill that would attempt to protect the special counsel. They tell us nothing about Mueller's investigation, since they were sent before there was any investigation.
Saying the company 'utterly failed to follow through on those promises.' in reference to multiple alleged complaints. The agreement with Crytek was to only cover one game and therefore CIG would now be breaching the initial agreement.
The United Nations estimates that some 3.2 million people remain displaced from areas that were under ISIL's control. Monitoring group Airways estimated that coalition strikes killed between 1,093 and1,572 civilians in Mosul alone.
The Juno probe has conducted eight scientific flybys over Jupiter, dipping its trajectory across the gas giant's upper atmosphere. On Monday, scientists said that Juno had discovered a new area of radiation just above the planet's atmosphere at the equator.
White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders pledged to provide a list of eyewitnesses whose accounts exonerated the president. Whereas Trump's tweets about Hillary Clinton have largely focused on allegations of corruption, his latest assault on Sen.
LOOK UP: Geminid meteor shower to light up December sky
What really makes this meteor shower so attractive to witness is its comet-like orbit along with the presence of shooting stars. Just get aside from lights and stare up in any direction! And this year, they're predicted to yield about 120 meteors per hour.