The state of NY filed a lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein, his brother and their eponymous production company Sunday for "egregious violations" of civil rights, human rights and business laws.
Schneiderman's office launched an investigation in October into the brothers' company as accusations of sexual harassment and assault against Harvey Weinstein - and a subsequent cover up - began to surface.
Schneiderman's complaint details Harvey Weinstein issuing threats to TWC employees and the fact that the company had "a group of female employees whose primary job it was to accompany HW (sic) to events and to facilitate HW's sexual conquests", the complaint states.
Apple AirPod nearly blows up in man's ear
In 2016, Samsung recalled the Galaxy Note 7 after some phones caught fire because of a defect in the batteries. A man in Florida asserts that one of his Apple AirPods started smoking and later detonated.
The lawsuit presents an obstacle for ex-Obama administration official Maria Contreras-Sweet's bid for the company.
The Attorney General's lawsuit alleges that company executives and board members repeatedly failed to protect employees from their then-CEO's unrelenting sexual harassment, intimidation, and discrimination.
The suit included an array of new allegations regarding Weinstein's depraved behavior. She told the New York Times Weinstein tried to push her down and shove himself on top of her and attempted to expose himself. The company later fired Weinstein.
Schneiderman's lawsuit includes dozens of specific examples of misconduct, including allegations that he told several employees, "I will kill you", "I will kill your family", and "You don't know what I can do".
Telephone and email messages seeking comment from Weinstein and the company were not immediately returned.
Brady becomes oldest MVP in National Football League history
Since the Patriots are prepping for the Super Bowl against the Eagles , Brady was unable to be at the NFL Honors award ceremony. The record for oldest MVP victor was shared by YA Tittle in Y 1963, Rich Gannon in Y 2002 and Peyton Manning in Y 2013.
Trudeau, who raised human rights concerns to President Rodrigo Duterte previous year , replied: "Absolutely". News of the sale caused some in Canada to raise concerns over Duterte's human rights record.
Jerome Powell was sworn in Monday as the 16th chairman of the Federal Reserve in a brief ceremony in the Fed's board room. The Commission raised the base interest rate by a quarter of a point five times under the management of Yellen.
Although it lost $4.9 billion on a GAAP basis, using standard accounting rules, it said it had EBITDA of $3.1 billion non-GAAP. According to a consensus forecast gathered by Thomson Reuters, analysts had anticipated earnings-per-share of $1.38.
Ryan insisted he's committed to bringing an immigration bill to the floor, but said it must be one that President Trump will sign. Ryan needs Democrats' help to pass the spending bill because his conservative wing, including the Freedom Caucus, is balking.
Also, General Counsel Vijaya Gadde sold 7,500 shares of Twitter stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 10th. The Company's products and services include Twitter , Periscope, Promoted Tweets, Promoted Accounts and Promoted Trends.
He added that there was no Iranian or Russian anti-aircraft fire. "My feeling is that they don't have an interest in escalation". Israel said it had sent its jets into Syria after shooting down an Iranian drone flying over Israeli territory on Saturday.
Paul Reeder increased its stake in Anadarko Pete Corp ( APC ) by 96.08% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Sector Outperform" rating by Howard Weil given on Monday, May 16. (NYSE:AAN) on Monday, July 31 with "Buy" rating .
Abe echoed Pence's comments through a translator, urging countries "not to be lured by the charm offensive of North Korea ". The missiles on display Thursday included the Hwasong-14 and Hwasong-15 ICBMs, which the North test-launched past year .
As the announcers recall, the pizza - despite losing a good bit of its cheese and sauce - landed heads up and looked delicious. February 9 is National Pizza Day , and luckily there are a lot of deals and freebies to celebrate the day.
Syria wants United Nations to condemn USA 'massacre'
A USA military airstrike has killed over 100 Pro-regime soldiers fighting for the Assad government, against anti-Assad rebels. Reuters reported that regime forces were likely trying to take an oilfield near Khusham, citing a United States official.
House OKs budget deal, ending shutdown
The Senate is expected to vote and pass a budget compromise Thursday but the House is not yet on board. He begins the statement with, "This is no way to run a country".
Winter Weather Advisory Issued as More Snow Expected Overnight
Sunday marks the beginning of a gradual warm-up with 50 degree weather returning just in time for Valentine's Day on Wednesday . Lower-end snow ratios are often found in situations where temperatures are marginal for snow either aloft or near the surface.
Dow Plunges 1000 Points As Selling Spreads
Those include worries about a potential rise in USA inflation or interest rates and whether budget disputes in Washington. In Toronto, the S&P/TSX composite index was down 264.97 points, or 1.73 per cent, to 15,065.61, in a broad-based decline.
Heads roll over rebel escape from hospital
Police have learned that the jail authorities have placed two detainees of his choice exclusively as orderlies for his service. Since no such demand has been received in the last many years, they continued to overstay", he asserted.