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Carson cleared as HUD inspector general finds no evidence of misconduct in furniture controversy

EXCLUSIVE: The inspector general for the Department of Housing and Urban Development said in a new report that investigators found no evidence of misconduct by ...

Carson cleared as HUD inspector general finds no evidence of misconduct in furniture controversy

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Ben Carson cleared by HUD inspector general of misconduct in ordering $31,000 dining room set for office suite The year-long investigation found no evidence that Carson or his wife exerted improper influence over a controversial $31,561 order to replace office dining room furniture....
00:52, 09/13/2019

U.S. Air Force finds no evidence of misconduct by top general An Air Force investigation has found no evidence to support accusations of sexual misconduct against President Donald Trump's nominee to become vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, a senior U.S. military official said on Wednesday....
04:00, 07/11/2019

U.S. Air Force finds no evidence of sexual misconduct by top general An Air Force investigation has found no evidence to support accusations of sexual misconduct against President Donald Trump's nominee to become vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, a senior U.S. military official said on Wednesday....
08:52, 07/11/2019

Ben Carson Is Cleared of Misconduct Over Order of $31,000 Dining Set Investigators placed blame not on the HUD secretary, but on department officials who “were aware of the law” and “either failed to consider or didn’t understand” that it applied to the purchase....
08:26, 09/13/2019

US bomb-sniffing dogs die from neglect in Jordan despite warnings, inspector general probe finds At least 10 highly skilled explosive detection canines (EDCs) sent by the U.S. to Jordan have died from negligence and poor treatment between 2008 and 2016, and two more since then, while dozens of others live in "unhealthy conditions," a State Depar...
01:39, 09/18/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson cleared in watchdog's probe of $31,000 dining room set purchase The watchdog's spokesperson highlighted the fact that the watchdog's report makes no recommendations to HUD, since it found no evidence of misconduct....
03:26, 09/13/2019

Ben Carson’s $31,000 Dining Room Set Isn’t Misconduct, Just ‘A Systemic Failure’ A long forgotten American corruption saga has come to a whimpering end. The inspector general for the Department of Housing and Urban Development has found that there was NOT any misconduct in Secretary Ben Carson’s purchase of a $31,000 dining set f...
04:52, 09/13/2019

U.S. inspector general to probe FAA helicopter oversight The U.S. Transportation Department's inspector general said on Tuesday it will probe the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) oversight of doors-off helicopter operations after a New York crash in March 2018 that killed five people....
02:26, 07/17/2019

US was 'unprepared' to equip Afghan forces, inspector general says The U.S. government was "unprepared" to equip Afghan security forces, despite spending billions on weapons, according to the special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction....
05:13, 07/30/2019

When to expect DOJ inspector general report on 2016 election Thursday, Aug. 15. Mark this date on your calendar. A very good source of mine says a report from Inspector General Michael Horowitz of the Justice Department on spying and other nastiness during the 2016 presidential election will be out by then. An...
05:13, 07/18/2019

More Page FISA disclosures still possible through the inspector general investigation Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham is pushing the Justice Department to declassify still-secret parts of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act warrants on Carter Page and other documents related to the Justice Department inspector general's...
08:00, 09/04/2019

NASA’s inspector general has apparently had enough of meddling by Congress Enlarge / Paul Martin, then the nominee for Inspector General for NASA, answers questions during his confirmation hearing in front of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation in 2009. (credit: NASA) On Tuesday, NASA Inspector Ge...
20:13, 08/28/2019

First Japanese-American NYPD captain cleared of misconduct An NYPD captain accused of intentionally botching a drunken-driving case to help an off-duty detective was cleared of all charges in Bronx Criminal Court on Friday. Prosecutors failed to prove Capt. Naoki Yaguchi, the first Japanese-American to make ...
06:52, 05/18/2019

Defense inspector general to investigate Pentagon’s $10 billion cloud contract A spokeswoman for the Defense Department inspector general said the office has assembled a team to look into a host of allegations surrounding the contract....
06:00, 08/14/2019

Pentagon inspector general to probe $10 billion cloud computing project Critics of the Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure program have been fighting the Defense Department’s plan to award the entire contract to either Amazon or Microsoft....
06:00, 08/14/2019

According to a new report by the Department of Health and Human Services’ inspector general, migrant According to a new report by the Department of Health and Human Services’ inspector general, migrant children separated from their parents “showed more fear, feelings of abandonment and post-traumatic stress symptoms” than those who weren’t separated...
07:26, 09/05/2019

Kamala Harris Urges Justice Department Inspector General to Investigate Barr Following up on her intense questioning of Attorney General William Barr earlier this week in the Senate Judiciary Committee, Sen. Kamala Harris sent a letter Friday to the Justice Department’s Inspector General seeking an investigation of Barr....
22:52, 05/04/2019

Reluctant witnesses in FISA abuse probe agree to talk to DOJ inspector general Key witnesses sought for questioning by Justice Department Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz early in his investigation into alleged government surveillance abuse have come forward at the 11th hour, Fox News has learned.  ...
00:26, 07/06/2019

Democratic senators call for DOJ inspector general to investigate Barr’s handling of the Mueller report A dozen Democratic senators on Tuesday called for the Justice Department’s inspector general and the Office of Professional Responsibility to launch an investigation into Attorney General Barr’s handling of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report....
22:26, 04/30/2019

Rep. Ratcliffe: DOJ inspector general's probe of FISA abuse complete, uncertain when report will become public Rep. John Ratcliffe said on "Hannity" that the Justice Department inspector general concluded his probe into alleged abuse of the FISA court process during the investigation of the Trump campaign in 2016. ...
21:26, 07/02/2019

LFCHD Inspector Finds Pet Turtle Hanging Out In Sink Of Lexington Restaurant LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department inspects more than 1700 restaurants at least twice a year. While most pass with flying colors, inspectors do run into some bizarre situations. Recently, one employee disco...
01:26, 05/18/2019

Report: Moran cleared of misconduct, but violated Defense Department email policy Investigators said in a report released Wednesday that retired Adm. Bill Moran violated Pentagon policy by using his personal email for work but that his relationship with a former Navy commander was not misconduct....
20:39, 08/28/2019

Navy: US Naval War College president administratively reassigned pending outcome of inspector general investigation NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Navy: US Naval War College president administratively reassigned pending outcome of inspector general investigation....
16:26, 06/10/2019

EPA inspector general recommends recouping $124K from former administrator Scott Pruitt for 'excessive' travel costs The Environmental Protection Agency’s internal watchdog recommended Thursday that the agency should consider recovering nearly $124,000 in “excessive” costs from former administrator Scott Pruitt for his first-class travel....
23:52, 05/16/2019

Property millionaire who filmed burning Grenfell Tower effigy cleared after key evidence hidden A property millionaire who filmed a Grenfell Tower effigy being burned on a bonfire has been cleared by a judge after key evidence was hidden from defence lawyers in a string of "appalling" failures....
19:26, 08/22/2019

Senior Officer Accuses Air Force General of Sexual Misconduct WASHINGTON — A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raised questions a...
05:26, 07/11/2019

British general in Iran controversy is a Romanian prince Chris Ghika, the British general who was rebuked by the Pentagon for saying there was "no increased threat" from Iran, is a descendant of Romanian royalty who took part in the 2011 wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton....
20:13, 05/17/2019

Sen. Martha McSally, assault survivor, backs general accused of misconduct McSally — a retired Air Force pilot who revealed this year that she was raped by a superior officer — came out with a staunch defense of Air Force Gen. John Hyten....
19:39, 07/30/2019

Sri Lanka Finds Evidence of Planning for Further Attacks Sri Lankan police say arrests and searches of locations linked to the Easter bombers have turned up significant evidence that new attacks could be in the works, especially against the country’s Buddhist community....
01:26, 05/03/2019

NASA finds evidence of ancient lake on Mars NASA's Curiosity rover has made several discoveries since landing on Mars in August 2012. Now, it's discovered remnants what may be an ancient lake on the Red Planet....
20:00, 05/31/2019

NASA finds evidence of ‘interplanetary shock’ for first time NASA has captured a phenomenon in space that has eluded humanity for centuries — an “interplanetary shock.” Four spacecraft from the space agency, which are part of the Magnetospheric Multiscale mission (MMS) that launched in 2015, manage...
11:39, 08/14/2019

Report finds no evidence child bitten at daycare TUCSON – The Arizona Department of Health Services says there isn’t enough evidence to prove a woman’s claim that her child was bit more than 25 times while staying at a daycare facility. “Upon completion of the complaint inve...
07:39, 07/23/2019

Dem-pushed probe into Betsy DeVos' personal email use finds no 'active or extensive' misconduct Education Secretary Betsy DeVos did not make "active or extensive" use of her personal email accounts to conduct official business, according to an internal watchdog inquiry long pushed by House Democrats that concluded with a whimper on Monday....
23:39, 05/20/2019

Duke probe finds no evidence Nike paid Zion Duke's outside investigators found no evidence to support attorney Michael Avenatti's claims that Nike funneled money to players to steer them toward basketball programs it sponsored....
04:52, 09/07/2019

Study finds evidence of 'clear relationship' between appendectomy and Parkinson's A study of 62 million people in the United States finds that those who have had their appendix removed are more likely to develop Parkinson's disease....
20:52, 05/10/2019

GOP Oversight report finds ‘no evidence’ Interior’s Bernhardt hid meetings Charges that Interior Secretary David Bernhardt violated ethics rules by holding secret meetings with former oil industry pals were “disproved” by House Republican oversight leaders in a report aimed at challenging an expected critical Democratic ver...
10:13, 08/24/2019

Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff accused of sexual misconduct by a senior military officer (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File) A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raise...
13:52, 07/11/2019

Jamal Khashoggi: UN finds 'credible evidence' linking Saudi crown prince to murder The UN said that Khashoggi was "the victim of a brutal and premeditated" murder, "planned and perpetrated" by Saudi officials. The journalist was allegedly strangled in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul....
15:39, 06/19/2019

U.N. Report Finds ‘Credible Evidence’ to Investigate Saudi Crown Prince’s Role in Jamal Khashoggi’s Killing A United Nations special report has found “credible evidence” warranting further investigation of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for his role in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi last year — a conclusion that follows...
16:52, 06/19/2019

New York Attorney General Finds $1 Billion the Sackler Family Allegedly Tried to Shield A settlement tentatively reached this week between scores of municipal and state governments and Purdue Pharma over the nation’s opioid crisis hit another snag on Friday when New York’s attorney general announced the discovery of $1 billion the compa...
03:39, 09/15/2019

'Credible evidence' Saudi Crown Prince linked to murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, UN report finds A UN expert investigating the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has found 'credible evidence' linking Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to the killing, according to a report....
14:13, 06/19/2019

Top tips from a home inspector before you buy a new house Home inspector Joe Mazza points out everything you should be aware of before purchasing a new home - from the garage to the A/C unit to the toilet bowls.       ...
13:52, 07/02/2019

Andrea Camilleri, Author of Inspector Montalbano Novels, Dies at 93 Mr. Camilleri was a late-blooming novelist whose series about a Sicilian police officer became wildly popular in Italy and the basis for a television series....
13:13, 07/17/2019

Boeing to cut inspector jobs for technology as it deals with fallout from 737 Max crashes While still dealing with the aftermath of crashes involving its 737 Max jet, Boeing has decided to cut inspector jobs. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has more.        ...
18:00, 05/06/2019

Buildings inspector gets emotional at scene where young girl was killed by fence A city buildings inspector took a moment to reflect Friday morning at the scene where a 5-year-old Brooklyn girl was killed when ornamental stone fencing came loose. The man, wearing a Department of Buildings cap and badge, appeared emotional as he b...
18:39, 08/30/2019

Eric Garner’s takedown ‘meets the definition of a chokehold’: NYPD inspector Daniel Pantaleo squirmed in his seat at his departmental trial Tuesday, as a top Police Academy official testified that the NYPD cop grabbed Eric Garner with a banned chokehold during his fatal arrest. NYPD Inspector Richard Dee was shown three still...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Andrea Camilleri, beloved creator of Inspector Montalbano, dies aged 93 One of Italy’s most popular authors, Camilleri wrote 23 novels starring his Sicilian detective, selling more than 30m copies around the worldOne of Italy’s most popular authors and creator of the Inspector Montalbano series, Andrea Camilleri has died...
12:13, 07/17/2019

NYPD inspector on motorcycle fatally struck by dump truck in the Bronx An off-duty NYPD inspector was killed when he was struck by a dump truck while riding his motorcycle in the Bronx early Monday morning, according to police sources. The brass was cruising south on East Tremont Avenue around 8 a.m. when he was hit by ...
19:39, 09/16/2019

Macy's CEO seeing tariff hit on furniture business Macy's Inc said on Wednesday the recent tariffs on Chinese imports by Washington is hitting the department store operator's furniture business and executives cautioned that additional trade levies would leave its clothing and accessory categories vul...
17:52, 05/15/2019

MTA inspector rails against outdated time clocks amid overtime abuse probe Time’s up for the patchwork of archaic, abuse-prone paper punch clocks that the MTA has used for decades, the newly installed MTA inspector general probing overtime fraud said during an authority board meeting Wednesday. “I was surprised to learn the...
02:26, 06/27/2019

Furniture company recalls more than 300,000 chests due to tip over risks A potentially deadly furniture tip over hazard is prompting a massive recall. South Shore Furniture is recalling more than 3-hundred thousand chests due to serious tip-over and entrapment hazards. The Consumer Product Safety Commission is warning tha...
02:00, 05/10/2019

Texas man gets prison for smuggling immigrants in furniture A Houston-area man has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison for trying to smuggle immigrants in furniture after three people were found in a plastic-wrapped dresser that was nailed shut....
18:00, 05/21/2019

Five New Trends From 2019's Milan Furniture Fair At Salone del Mobile, the influential design fair, buzzy themes ranged from ‘70s fabrics to far more colorful lighting than we’re used to. Here are five to make your home au courant....
18:13, 04/28/2019

How tariff hikes are squeezing the U.S. furniture business After President Donald Trump announced higher tariffs on Chinese imports earlier this month, Francis O'Brien slapped a new 4% fee on every item of furniture he sells....
13:26, 05/31/2019

This Chart Shows You How Much Fabric You Need to Reupholster Furniture Reupholstering old furniture—whether it’s a sofa you’ve had for years, or a couch you rescued from the curb—can give a piece new lease on life. The problem is that it can be a challenge to figure out exactly how much fabric you need based on the type...
00:26, 09/13/2019

Rearrange Your Furniture Before You Spend Money on Redecorating Every now and then, you might feel the urge. You can’t imagine why you ever picked out a couch in that shade of grey. You’re starting to think the antique lamp looks less “antique” and more “old.” And yeah, that coffee table was a hand-me-down from ...
20:52, 05/10/2019

Here's Ben Carson Revealing His Staggering Ignorance About His Own Job Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson is probably the universe’s greatest living proof that a person can be brilliant in one respect (brain surgery) and a total dumdum in another (housing and also urban development)....
02:00, 05/22/2019

NYPD inspector killed in Bronx crash identified as Cadet Corps head Michael McGrath The NYPD inspector killed when his motorcycle collided with a dump truck Monday morning in the Bronx was the commanding officer of the department’s Cadet Corps, police sources said. Inspector Michael McGrath, who was off duty, was cruising sout...
19:39, 09/16/2019

Fashion's Jason Wu on Decorating and Matching Furniture to Your Pets The fashion designer, releasing a new collection of upholstered furniture this month, talks interior design challenges, his decorating faux pas, and risky paint colors....
17:13, 06/21/2019

‘Friends’ furniture collection is coming to Pottery Barn This forthcoming Pottery Barn collection may have you screaming, “I’ll buy there for you!” Believe it: In late July, the store will release a line of home goods inspired by the classic ’90s sitcom “Friends.” The 14 pieces in the collection will inclu...
22:52, 07/12/2019

Instagrammers pose for pics at luxury furniture stores now They sprawl on fine velveteen sofas, emerge from restrooms suddenly clad in prom dresses, and occasionally attempt picnics below $12,000 lighting fixtures, but Instagrammers are the future, luxury design brands say, and they’re increasingly welcome. ...
22:00, 05/03/2019

Labor Day sales 2019: the best deals on TVs, furniture, mattresses and more Labor Day is a time to celebrate the end of summer and for many the beginning of a new school year. It's also a fantastic time to shop end of summer deals at your favorite retailers. Labor Day sales include discounts on TVs, furniture, mattresse...
03:26, 08/30/2019

The best Labor Day weekend sales on home decor, furniture, and more Labor Day weekend is finally here, and it's a good time to make your home and kitchen even more welcoming than ever.       ...
20:39, 08/30/2019

U.S. removes some Chinese furniture, modems from planned 10% tariffs The Trump administration is sparing some Chinese-made household furniture, baby items and internet modems and routers from its next rounds of 10% tariffs, it said on Friday....
02:26, 08/17/2019

The 18 best kitchen, home decor, and furniture deals you can get this weekend This weekend, you can get massive savings on kitchen and home decor items at Wayfair, Macy's, and so many other top retailers.       ...
03:13, 08/17/2019

The 14 best kitchen, home decor, and furniture deals online right now From All-Clad cookware to Wayfair furniture, this week is a great chance to get new stuff you'll love for less.       ...
01:26, 08/13/2019

IKEA Closing Only US Furniture Factory, Cutting 300 Jobs IKEA said it will close its only US factory at the end of the year, cutting 300 jobs, as it will be more cost effective to make the products in Europe and import them....
02:26, 07/16/2019

The Best Labor Day Mattress Sales and Furniture Deals For Your Home Looking to upgrade your bedding before cold weather comes? Here are the best Labor Day mattress sales on Casper, Leesa, Helix, Purple, Saatva, Serta, and more....
00:39, 08/30/2019

IKEA is working on robotic furniture for small apartments IKEA wants to "empower people to have big dreams for small homes." To do so, it's creating a line of robotic furniture. Today, the company announced that it's partnering with Ori, an American startup that develops robotic furniture meant to...
20:26, 06/04/2019

IKEA teams up with Ori on robotic furniture to help you save space IKEA has teamed up with U.S startup Ori for the development of a robotic piece of furniture aimed at helping people make more efficient use of tiny living spaces....
06:00, 06/05/2019

Carson Wentz was burdened and in pain. Here's how he left that behind The Eagles QB, who signed an extension this spring, begins Year 4 rejuvenated. Yet the shadows of multiple injuries, critical comments and Nick Foles linger....
06:00, 08/23/2019

Ben Carson defends Trump over ‘go back’ tweets ​WASHINGTON – Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson ​on ​Sunday defended President Trump against accusations of racism. “He is not racist at all,” Carson told Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures.” “He lived in New York. Jesse Jackson gave ...
21:39, 07/21/2019

Don’t sweat too much picking Chubb, Carson and Willliams Hello group of anxiety-ridden fantasy drafters, and welcome to our group therapy session. We know you guys often struggle over which players to pick in your drafts, so we’ve gathered to address some of the most troublesome plights that create this an...
11:13, 09/01/2019

Melissa Francis says Ocasio-Cortez should ask herself, 'How does taking away furniture help children?' Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y. should consider who she is really hurting when praising a workers' strike at a company supplying beds to border facilities, according to Melissa Francis....
05:52, 06/27/2019

The best Labor Day sales 2019: deals on TVs, laptops, furniture, mattresses and more The Labor Day sales are almost over, but you still have a few days to enjoy the late summer deals.  So whether you're looking to treat yourself to a summer sizzler of a bargain or planning ahead to best equip yourself for the upcoming schoo...
16:39, 09/01/2019

Furniture flame retardants may not stifle deadliest home fires (Reuters Health) - Targeting the flammability of smoking materials like cigarettes, pipes and cigars, rather than fireproofing all furniture with hazardous chemicals, may be a more effective way of reducing the most deadly residential fires, a U.S. s...
04:26, 08/16/2019

Stationary stationery: street furniture as office supplies – in pictures During National Stationery Week earlier this month, Neal Whittington, the founder of the cult London stationery shop Present & Correct, went on an online quest to find images of oversized art related to pens, pencils and erasers in the style of the a...
18:26, 05/25/2019

I Love This DIY Arcade Machine You Build as Easily as Ikea Furniture There isn’t a video game from the heyday of arcades you can’t play on a home console (or even your phone) now. But spending hours hunched over gaming cabinets in a seedy storefront was a wonderful childhood experience for many of us, and one that can...
17:26, 06/07/2019

Wayfair's modern furniture brand is having a huge sale right now Get that modern look you've always wanted while saving on popular rugs, accent chairs, throw pillows, and more.       ...
00:52, 06/19/2019

Don't tell Phoebe, but Pottery Barn is going to start selling Friends furniture soon If the huge response to the news that Friends will eventually be leaving Netflix for WarnerMedia’s upcoming HBO Max streaming service wasn’t a clear enough indication that the show still has a weirdly enormous level of culture value, this news should...
05:13, 07/15/2019

Carson scores 20, hits late 3, as Mercury top Aces 86-84 PHOENIX (AP) — Essence Carson scored 20 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, to lead all five Phoenix starters in double figures, and the Mercury rallied from 12 points down to beat the Las Vegas Aces 86-84 on Friday night. It was Carson’s...
07:13, 06/01/2019

Carson Wentz won’t need help winning Eagles this Super Bowl LAS VEGAS — Let us begin with the obvious. The New England Patriots are the team to beat until proven otherwise. But that spoils all the fun. Let’s look elsewhere for our matchup in the Super Bowl. How about Kansas City versus Philadelphia in Miami o...
18:39, 09/06/2019

Congresswoman teaches housing secretary Ben Carson his own job - video Democratic congresswoman Katie Porter grills the housing and urban development secretary, Ben Carson, on a series of mortgage-related policy questions that he is unable to answer. In an uncomfortable exchange, Porter asks Carson about 'REOs', a basic...
04:00, 05/22/2019

This Clip of Ben Carson Getting Owned Into the Sun Is a Thing of Pure Priceless Joy Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson really made a damn fool of himself on Tuesday in his testimony before the House Financial Services Committee. However, I am here to report that his Cookie Monster incident wasn’t even his most embarr...
18:26, 05/22/2019

This Minötaar exclusive traps two friends in a Swedish furniture store labyrinth Zainab Akhtar’s ShortBox is one of the best bets in independent comics, offering a quarterly selection of comics and art prints by some of the industry’s most fascinating cartoonists. (Full disclosure: Akhtar is an A.V. Club contributor.) ShortBox co...
00:26, 07/24/2019

Wayfair workers, supporters protest furniture sale to U.S. immigrant camp Several hundred people, including employees of Wayfair Inc, rallied in Boston on Wednesday to protest the online retailer's sale of furniture for a Texas detention facility housing migrant children....
23:39, 06/26/2019

I arranged my office furniture so colleagues could not stop to talk | Jonathan Wolff Once academic work was collaborative and enjoyable – now for many it’s a series of lonely billable hoursFolkore has it that the reason why the academic year is punctuated with a long summer break is to allow students to return home to help with the h...
03:39, 09/11/2019

Focal Kanta No. 3 Review: These $13,000 speakers are stunning pieces of audio furniture When French speaker manufacturer Focal offered to let me review its flagship product, the $230,000, 700-pound Utopias, I despaired a little. Despite my curiosity to audition speakers that cost more than an Ivy League’s four-year tuition, I didn’t kno...
05:13, 05/14/2019

Chicago 6-month-old on life support after cops say mom slammed him into furniture: report A 6-month-old Illinois boy is on life support Monday after his mother allegedly slammed him into furniture in their suburban Chicago home Friday, leaving him unconscious before eventually asking a neighbor to call for help, police said....
08:13, 06/25/2019

Stephen Colbert on Ben Carson: ‘Not a rocket scientist, only a brain surgeon’ Late-night hosts poked fun at the housing secretary’s Oreo error and the possibility of Trump’s case being seen by Merrick GarlandLate-night hosts focused on Donald Trump’s latest failure in court and the prospect of one of his cases being seen by th...
22:52, 05/22/2019

Eagles give Carson Wentz 4-year contract extension PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz and the Philadelphia Eagles have agreed on a four-year contract extension through the 2024 season. The deal announced Thursday night adds four years to Wentz’s rookie contract. Wentz is 23-17 in three seasons as...
04:13, 06/07/2019

Mr Carson to recount 'Downton Abbey' tales at Highclere concert Mr Carson, the much-loved butler in hit period drama "Downton Abbey", has lived through the tales of love and tragedy that have beset the British household during its six series on television screens....
14:39, 05/29/2019

Ben Carson and Rep. Katie Porter continue feud over Oreo moment Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and Democratic Rep. Katie Porter are butting heads again, continuing their feud over -- at least on the surface -- cookies....
04:13, 06/06/2019

Opinion: More than ever, Eagles need Carson Wentz to find a way to stay on the field With Nick Foles gone and the Eagles' quarterback depth thinning out, Carson Wentz is under more pressure than ever to stay healthy.       ...
22:39, 08/21/2019

Ben Carson visits Baltimore amid uproar over Trump's tweets U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Dr. Ben Carson visited Baltimore on Wednesday, where he defended President Trump’s controversial comments about the Maryland city amid an uproar of criticism from leaders in the state....
22:52, 07/31/2019

Maxine Waters Rips Ben Carson, HUD for 'Actively Causing Harm' Ben Carson’s stint as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development has been marred by questionable conduct, his piss poor work ethic and an unprecedented degree of incompetence, but Congresswoman Maxine Waters is about to make things a lot worse for hi...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Meet Alyssa Carson, the 18-year-old training to become the first human on Mars At just three years old, Alyssa Carson knew she wanted to be an astronaut, and since then, she’s worked tirelessly. Carson could soon become the first human to set foot on Mars — even if it means never returning back to Earth.  “My fascination with s...
11:39, 07/26/2019

Baltimore Church Gives Ben Carson the Boot As He Scrambles to Demonstrate What He’s Done for That City Lately Maybe Ben Carson reads The Root, because just one day after Senior Editor Stephen A. Crockett Jr. noted that Donald Trump’s apologist and only black Cabinet member had “done nothing for Baltimore” since becoming housing secretary, Carson hastily arra...
06:00, 08/01/2019

Carson Coleman and Ryan Shinn Selected in 2019 MLB Draft Carson Coleman.Kentucky beat SIU-Edwardsville 6-4 at Kentucky Proud Park.Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Carson Coleman and Ryan Shinn were selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft, bringing Kentucky’s thr...
06:00, 06/06/2019

Ben Carson takes aim at red tape blamed for soaring housing costs State and local governments are driving up the cost of housing through a web of regulations, industry groups and federal officials say – a situation that’s prompted Housing Secretary Ben Carson to call for new incentives to eliminate the red tape....
16:13, 06/10/2019

Kinder Morgan says no impact to Carson oil storage facility after fire Kinder Morgan Inc said on Monday that there was no impact to its crude and petroleum products storage facility in Carson, California after a fire on its truck rack earlier in the day....
02:00, 06/04/2019

Eagles keep Carson Wentz in the fold through 2024 with massive extension The Philadelphia Eagles locked up franchise quarterback Carson Wentz on Thursday, with the sides agreeing to terms on a four-year contract extension through the 2024 season. ESPN reports the extension is worth $128 million, with a max value of $144 m...
05:00, 06/07/2019

Ben Carson Claims His Humiliating Oreo Gaffe Was All Part of the Game Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson had a rough Tuesday. Now, he’s blaming his gaffe(s) on a radical Democratic conspiracy to make him look like an utter imbecile....
23:39, 05/22/2019

Wayfair's Memorial Day weekend sale is officially on — here are 21 of the best deals on furniture, decor, and mattresses Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent a...
00:52, 05/28/2019

Restoration Hardware raised furniture prices and will make some products outside of China because of tariffs RH, the company formerly known as Restoration Hardware, says it has a plan to avoid losing money during the US-China trade war: Boost prices, renegotiate with suppliers and make furniture outside of China....
15:39, 06/13/2019

UPDATE 1-Wayfair workers, supporters protest furniture sale to U.S. immigrant camp Several hundred people, including employees of Wayfair Inc, rallied in Boston on Wednesday to protest the online retailer's sale of furniture for a Texas detention facility housing migrant children....
20:52, 06/26/2019

Wayfair employee walkout called over alleged furniture sales to U.S. migrant camp Wayfair Inc came under pressure on Tuesday after hundreds of employees were reported to be planning a walkout over the retailer's alleged sale of more than $200,000 in bedroom furniture for a Texas detention facility for migrant children....
02:26, 06/26/2019

All the best Fourth of July sales to shop during the holiday weekend — on mattresses, furniture, clothes, and more Old Navy While most of us celebrate Independence Day on July 4 with fireworks and barbecues, retailers are celebrating with big sales. We rounded up all the best sales happening now. From clothes to tech, you'll find the best deals below — and...
05:13, 07/04/2019

Wednesday's Best Deals: Netgear Gold Box, Blue Light Glasses, Patio Furniture, and More A Netgear Gold Box, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey for PS4, and an End-Of-Summer Patio Sale lead off Wednesday’s best deals from around the web....
20:00, 09/04/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson’s New Plan Would Make It Harder to Prove Housing Discrimination The Department of Housing and Urban Development, which is run by Ben Carson—aka the Clarence Thomas of the Trump administration—is finishing off Carson’s mission of completely destroying the department before he leaves his post in 2020....
19:52, 08/20/2019

Sofia Carson Mourns the Death of Descendants Co-Star Cameron Boyce It's been about a week since Cameron Boyce's death. On Saturday, Sofia Carson took to Instagram to pay tribute to her late Descendants co-star. "To our angel, There......
10:52, 07/14/2019

Ben Carson Takes Another Jab at Baltimore, Assumes ‘Young Men Sitting on Porches’ Are Unemployed As somebody who used to rock a fitted cap almost every time I left my apartment, recently, someone asked me why I had inexplicably stopped....
03:52, 08/05/2019

Eagles sign QB Carson Wentz to record-setting contract extension Despite season-ending injuries each of the past two years, the 26-year-old is getting more overall guaranteed money than any other signal caller in the league....
08:13, 06/07/2019

Ben Carson Is Officially Off the Hook for Ordering $31,000 Dining Room Set for His Office Suite More than a year after Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson indulged in a $31,000 dining room set for his secretarial suite—more than six times the $5,000 legal limit for office redecorating—the HUD inspector general has cleared Carson ...
17:52, 09/13/2019

Ben Carson blasts Baltimore church's 'animosity' for forcing him to change venue U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson blasted a Baltimore church for making him move to a new venue for his press conference defending President Trump....
18:26, 08/01/2019

Ben Carson Takes Another Jab at Baltimore, Assumes 'Young Men Sitting on Porches' Are Unemployed As somebody who used to rock a fitted cap almost every time I left my apartment, recently, someone asked me why I had inexplicably stopped....
23:00, 08/03/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Proves That a World-Renowned Pediatric Neurosurgeon Can Still Be a Bootlicker Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson, aka “Tethered Ben Carson,” is continuing his mission to undo the legacy of Ben Carson, the world-renowned pediatric neurosurgeon....
09:13, 07/31/2019

Golden Tate: Matthew Stafford better than Russell Wilson, Carson Wentz Golden Tate has played for three different NFL franchises during his football tenure and thinks Matthew Stafford is the best quarterback with whom he has ever played....
19:13, 07/16/2019

'Rude' Boris Johnson puts foot up on Elysee furniture during key Brexit talks with Macron The British prime minister was labeled “rude” and “embarrassing” after a photo showed him with his foot on top of a table in France’s Elysee Palace while meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday....
20:39, 08/22/2019

Saturday's Best Deals: Sunday Scaries, Arcade Cabinet, Trendy Furniture, Prime Pantry, and More A great sale on your next Prime Pantry box, Sunday Scaries CBD gummies, and a discounted 12-in-1 arcade cabinet lead off Saturday’s best deals from around the web....
16:52, 06/01/2019

Carson Wentz, Philadelphia Eagles agree to four-year, $128 million contract extension The Eagles have locked up franchise quarterback Carson Wentz through the 2024 season with a massive four-year extension.        ...
04:39, 06/07/2019

HUD Secretary Carson explains plan to strip illegal immigrants of public housing aid Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson explained to Tucker Carlson the reasons behind a proposed rule change that would strip public housing assistance for illegal immigrants....
07:39, 05/22/2019

Housing Secretary Ben Carson Was Asked About ‘REOs’. He Noted That He Doesn’t Really Mess With Oreos Like That Me and my friends have this game where we argue about which famous people should’ve died but who lived long enough just to fuck up their legacy. It’s a brutal game in which we basically argue that big-boned Luther Vandross should’ve died right around...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Philadelphia Eagles Carson Wentz meets fan, 11, with rare genetic disorder: 'you're my hero' Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz took time away from training camp Friday to meet one of his biggest fans in a touching moment that was captured on video....
21:26, 07/27/2019

Eagles lose yet another quarterback, Cody Kessler, to injury as Carson Wentz sits out A week after Nate Sudfeld suffered a broken wrist, the Eagles had another quarterback leave a preseason game when Cody Kessler suffered a concussion.       ...
10:26, 08/16/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson Was Asked About a Common Term Related to Foreclosure. He Heard ‘Oreos’ Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson didn’t seem to know what a congresswoman was talking about when she asked a question related to foreclosures during a congressional hearing on Tuesday. Instead, Carson apparently thought she wa...
00:26, 05/22/2019

Don't expect the US and China to make any trade progress at G-20, short seller Carson Block says Investors shouldn't get their hopes up for the U.S. and China to make any progress on the trade front at the G-20 summit next week, short seller Carson Block said Friday....
00:39, 06/22/2019

Democrats attack Ben Carson for stripping illegal immigrants of federal housing assistance Tuesday’s congressional hearing for Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson featured lots of angry Democrats saying nasty things about him and his department’s plan to deny public assistance to illegal immigrants....
19:00, 05/23/2019

Antonio Brown lawsuit: Settlement includes money for college tuition in furniture-throwing incident Antonio Brown must pay an undisclosed amount to a college fund for a boy he nearly hit while tossing furniture off a balcony.       ...
02:26, 07/10/2019

Lori Loughlin's Daughter Olivia Jade Giannulli Buys New Furniture After Moving Out of Family's Home Somebody hand Olivia Jade Giannulli an Allen wrench because she might need it for her new IKEA furniture. The 19-year-old daughter of Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli was spotted at......
12:39, 05/05/2019

Behar says Ben Carson is under POTUS' 'influence,' cites Trump's 'cult of mentally crazy people' Housing and Urban Devlopment Secretary Ben Carson received some tough criticism from "The View" where co-hosts Joy Behar and Whoopi Goldberg suggested he was making poor, misinformed decisions as head of the department....
20:00, 05/22/2019

Get Involved, Internet: Support this film about Johnny Carson causing a toilet-paper shortage In 1973, Johnny Carson was the undisputed King Of Late Night. After the evening news, most people watched Carson chat with a comedian like Don Rickles or Rich Little before enjoying their last cigarette and scotch of the day and calling it a night. S...
22:00, 06/25/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson defends plan to evict undocumented immigrants: ‘It’s not that we’re cruel, mean-hearted. It’s that we are logical.’ Democrats on the House Financial Services Committee are considering legislation to block a HUD proposal that every family member living in subsidized housing be of “eligible immigration status.”...
21:52, 05/21/2019

Too many jails continue to be 'plagued by drugs, violence and appalling conditions', chief inspector of prisons warns Too many prisons are still plagued by drugs, violence and appalling living conditions, with rising suicides and daily attacks blighting life behind bars, a watchdog warned Parliament today....
12:52, 07/09/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson and top Trump officials to visit California as White House ramps up homeless push The trip brings into sharp focus the Trump administration’s tightly held effort to spotlight and intervene in California’s growing homeless population....
22:39, 09/13/2019

HUD Secretary Ben Carson, other top Trump officials to visit California as White House ramps up homeless push The trip brings into sharp focus the Trump administration’s tightly held effort to spotlight and intervene in California’s growing homeless population....
02:00, 09/14/2019

Celebrate Wild Kingdom’s Jim Fowler by watching Johnny Carson crack jokes about his animal friends Jim Fowler, the zoologist best known for hosting wildlife documentary series Wild Kingdom, died Wednesday at age 89. He was also, as the YouTube channel that archives Johnny Carson-era Tonight Show segments knows, very good at bringing animals onto a...
23:52, 05/10/2019

An Art Deco time capsule: inside the perfectly preserved seaside mansion, with furniture that hasn't been moved for 87 years A virtually untouched Art Deco home, that was the height of luxury when it was built in the Thirties, is for sale for only the second time in its history — with most of its original interiors and furniture still intact....
11:26, 06/28/2019

Carles Puigdemont cleared to run in EU election The Spanish separatist has scuppered a ban on contesting the European elections. A court ruled he still has a fundamental right to contest the election even though he has fled the country and faces arrest if he returns....
02:00, 05/06/2019

Son cleared of trying to kill dad with wrench over mom’s fortune A Columbia University graduate dodged a potential life sentence Thursday after a jury acquitted him of attempted murder for allegedly torturing his father with a metal wrench for nearly four hours in a battle over his late mom’s $2 million fortune. I...
15:39, 08/02/2019

Troubled Boeing 737 MAX Will Be Cleared to Fly Again by December, FAA Says Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft, grounded since March after two fatal crashes in five months, will be back in the air by December, according to a top Federal Aviation Administration safety official. It’s not possible to give an exact date as wo...
16:13, 06/12/2019

India cleared to bid for sports events again: IOC The International Olympic Committee on Thursday gave India the all-clear to resume bidding for major sports events, lifting a ban that had been triggered when Pakistani athletes were denied visas to compete in the country....
23:13, 06/20/2019

Report: RB Ajayi cleared in ACL recovery Free agent running back Jay Ajayi was fully cleared on Wednesday by Dr. James Andrews in his recovery from a torn ACL in his right knee, ESPN reported....
13:13, 07/25/2019

El Chapo’s mom: I’m cleared to see my son, and I want to bring enchiladas Convicted drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman could be getting a taste of home-cooking — his elderly mother says she’s been cleared to travel to the US to visit him and that she’d like to come bearing enchiladas. Cons...
23:39, 06/02/2019

United CEO vows to be aboard 737 Max when its cleared to fly CHICAGO (AP) — CEO Oscar Munoz says he will be aboard United Airlines’ first flight of a Boeing 737 Max once regulators agree to let the aircraft fly again. Munoz made the promise after Chicago-based United’s annual meeting with sharehold...
03:39, 05/23/2019

Top restaurateur cleared in pregnancy discrimination trial SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A jury has found the Thomas Keller Restaurant Group not guilty of pregnancy discrimination. Wednesday’s verdict exonerates the famous chef and his acclaimed restaurants — Per Se in New York and the French Laundry in Califor...
00:52, 06/27/2019

More Than 800 Quarantined by LA Universities for Measles Exposure Are Cleared LOS ANGELES — More than half of the nearly 800 students, faculty and staff members who were quarantined following exposure to the measles virus at two Los Angeles universities have been cleared to resume normal activities. The quarantine marked...
08:00, 04/30/2019

MP who bombarded two women with 2,000 'sexting' messages cleared A Conservative MP who bombarded two women with 2,000 "sexting" messages in just 21 days has been cleared of wrongdoing by the parliamentary standards watchdog....
19:00, 09/08/2019

Woman cleared of murder after 35 years in jail gets $3m A woman who spent 35 years in jail for murder before being cleared by DNA evidence on a cigarette stub is to receive $3m (£2.5m) in compensation....
14:00, 08/29/2019

Hospital cleared in handling of newborn cut from mom’s womb OAK LAWN, Ill. (AP) — Officials have cleared a suburban Chicago hospital for its handling of a baby who was cut from his mother’s womb and later died. The Chicago Sun-Times reports that the federal Department of Health and Human Services told t...
17:39, 06/18/2019

Semenya cleared to compete by Swiss court Runner Caster Semenya will be allowed to compete without having to take testosterone-reducing medication after a Swiss court ordered athletics' governing body, the International Association of Athletics Federations, to suspend implementation of new r...
18:52, 06/03/2019

Ex-Barclays CEO Varley cleared of fraud charges Former Barclays CEO John Varley was acquitted of fraud charges on Friday after senior judges said there was insufficient evidence against him in a case about Qatari cash injections that saved the bank from a state bailout in 2008....
17:13, 06/21/2019

US Cop Cleared Of Murder Rehired To Get Pension: Reports A US police officer acquitted of murder after shooting an unarmed man in a case that shocked the nation was briefly rehired so he could get a pension, reports said Friday....
01:52, 07/13/2019

Yankees’ Aaron Hicks cleared to start throwing again Aaron Hicks (right flexor strain) got cleared to throw on Friday and could start a throwing program on Monday. He also expects to start hitting again at some point during the week. “It feels good right now,’’ Hicks said Friday before the Yankees̵...
15:00, 08/31/2019

Trump Cleared to Put More Tariffs on Europe in Airbus Case The World Trade Organization has made a final decision in a 15-year old dispute that now clears the way for the United States to impose tariffs on European products....
18:26, 09/16/2019

Vatican official cleared of abuse charges lodged by ex-nun A Vatican official has been acquitted by a Holy See tribunal of charges leveled by a former nun that he had solicited sex from her a decade ago while hearing her confession....
18:52, 05/17/2019

| Indian great Dravid cleared of conflict of interest Rahul Dravid has been cleared of conflict of interest charges after he was made head of the national cricket academy while working for a company that owns an IPL team....
12:01, 08/14/2019

Deputy cleared in fatal shooting of boxer’s mother ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (AP) — A grand jury in Tennessee has declined to indict a sheriff’s deputy in the fatal shooting of the mother of champion boxer Caleb Plant. Police in Tennessee have said 51-year-old Beth Plant was fatally shot after pullin...
18:00, 05/09/2019

Australian swimmer Shayna Jack 'will not stop' until her name is cleared Jack faces four-year ban from sport after failing drug testSwimming Australia has been ‘nothing but supportive’Shayna Jack emerged from more nearly five hours of talks with Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority officials vowing to “leave no stone u...
16:26, 08/02/2019

Joe Biden and son Hunter cleared of wrongdoing by Ukraine prosecutor WASHINGTON – Ukraine’s top prosecutor said he hasn’t seen any evidence of wrongdoing by former Vice President Joe Biden nor his son Hunter Biden in dealings with the country. Prosecutor General Yuriy Lutsenko said Hunter Biden and Burisma, a Uk...
23:39, 05/16/2019

Bosa cleared for full practice on first day of 49ers camp Defensive end Nick Bosa, coming off a torn bilateral core muscle, an injury which ended his final season at Ohio State, has been cleared to work in training camp.       ...
01:26, 07/28/2019

Salvadoran Woman Cleared of Homicide Charges After Stillbirth The decision in the case of Evelyn Hernández Cruz was hailed as a victory by women’s rights groups, which say a strict abortion ban has led to overzealous prosecution of women who lose their babies....
18:39, 08/20/2019

African soccer VP cleared of head-butting referee The African soccer confederation has cleared one of its vice presidents of head-butting a referee because of insufficient evidence       ...
00:39, 08/07/2019

Williams begins F1 car upgrades for Spanish GP as "backlog" cleared Williams has some "exciting things in the pipeline" as it bids to close the gap to the Formula 1 midfield after finally clearing a manufacturing "backlog" that was preventing development...
10:00, 05/06/2019

Salvadoran Woman Cleared of Homicide Charge After Stillbirth The decision in the case of Evelyn Hernández Cruz was hailed as a victory by women’s rights groups, which say a strict abortion ban has led to overzealous prosecution of women who lose their babies....
01:39, 08/20/2019

Salvadoran Woman Charged With Homicide After Stillbirth Is Cleared The decision in the case of Evelyn Hernández Cruz was hailed as a victory by women’s rights groups, which say a strict abortion ban has led to overzealous prosecution of women who lose their babies....
06:26, 08/20/2019

Path cleared for Nadal but obstacles remain at U.S. Open Only Matteo Berrettini stands between Rafa Nadal and a fifth final at Flushing Meadows where the stage has been all but cleared for the Spaniard to claim a 19th grand slam title....
09:13, 09/06/2019

Nevada woman cleared of murder after 35 years in prison gets $3M RENO, Nev. (AP) — A woman who spent 35 years in prison for a Nevada murder she didn’t commit before she was exonerated by DNA evidence on a crime-scene cigarette butt will get $3 million in a partial settlement of a federal civil rights lawsuit, her ...
03:26, 08/30/2019

Our definitive ranking of TV-show furniture, from the 'Friends' couch to the Iron Throne With the "Friends" couch on a national 25th anniversary tour, USA TODAY ranks TV furniture pieces, from Archie Bunker's chair to the Iron Throne.        ...
21:52, 09/04/2019

Christian Coleman cleared after USADA withdraws doping charges Coleman faced the prospect of missing the world championships and the Olympics, but the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency withdrew a possible two-year ban because of a technicality in how the dates of drug tests are recorded....
07:39, 09/03/2019

| Eritrean cleared of being trafficking kingpin in mistaken identity case An Italian court ruled Friday that an Eritrean accused of being a human trafficking kingpin known as "the General" was telling the truth when he claimed it was a case of mistaken identity....
10:39, 07/14/2019

Armada of barges cleared for Mississippi River shipments after floods The upper Mississippi River reopened to barge traffic on Friday as vessels were cleared to ship through St. Louis harbor, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) said, and the situation quickly became a logistics nightmare as dozens of towboats and hundreds of d...
17:26, 06/21/2019

Cherry Brook Zoo cleared by CAZA in deaths of guinea pigs Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums said that their investigation has found that there is no evidence to support accusations that the method of euthanasia was inhumane. ...
20:26, 05/12/2019

Castillo, Dotel cleared of Dominican drug-ring ties Former major leaguers Luis Castillo and Octavio Dotel have been cleared in an investigation of drug trafficking in the Dominican Republic, Attorney General Jean Alain Rodríguez announced Friday. Dotel still faces unrelated illegal weapons charges....
14:39, 08/31/2019

Extinction Rebellion founder cleared over King's College protest Jury finds Roger Hallam not guilty of causing damage after spray painting building’s wallThe founder of Extinction Rebellion has been cleared of causing damage worth £7,000 by daubing a slogan on a listed university building.Roger Hallam, 52, sprayed...
20:00, 05/09/2019

Claus von Bulow, cleared in attempted murder of wife, dies LONDON (AP) — Danish-born socialite Claus von Bulow, who was convicted but later acquitted of trying to kill his wealthy wife in two trials that drew intense international attention in the 1980s, has died. He was 92. Von Bulow’s son-in-law, Ric...
00:26, 05/31/2019

India’s chief justice cleared of sexual harassment complaint NEW DELHI (AP) — A court inquiry has cleared India’s chief justice of sexual harassment allegations made by a former employee at his official residence in New Delhi. The inquiry committee says it found no substance to the allegations by a 35-ye...
15:13, 05/06/2019

Mercury guard Diana Taurasi medically cleared to play Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been medically cleared to play after missing most of the season with a back injury       ...
22:52, 08/19/2019

US sprint star Christian Coleman cleared of doping violation Top sprinter Christian Coleman will be eligible for this month's world championships and next year's Olympics after the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency dropped his case for missed tests because of a technicality....
12:26, 09/03/2019

Pak Christian Asia Bibi, Cleared Of Blasphemy, Flees To Canada Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman who escaped a death sentence for blasphemy, began a new life in Canada Wednesday following a decade-long saga that sparked violent unrest and spotlighted......
01:13, 05/09/2019

Christian Coleman cleared of drug-test violation because of technicality Top sprinter Christian Coleman will be eligible for this month’s world championships and next year’s Olympics after the US Anti-Doping Agency dropped his case for missed tests because of a technicality. Coleman is the reigning US champion...
06:52, 09/03/2019

Garoppolo cleared for full practice when 49ers start camp Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo has been cleared for everything when training camp begins for the San Francisco 49ers       ...
04:39, 07/27/2019

Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus cleared to play after reinstatement Quintez Cephus was suspended Wisconsin for the 2018 season after being charged with sexual assault. He is now eligible after his acquittal.       ...
06:00, 08/24/2019

Cleared for takeoff: Saudi women start exercising their newest right Saudi Arabia's international airports are the scene of the latest "first" for women citizens, who can now leave the country without permission from a male relative as the kingdom chips away at its heavily criticized guardianship system....
21:00, 08/22/2019

Spears appears in cleared court to speak on her legal status LOS ANGELES (AP) — Britney Spears appeared in court at her own request to speak to a judge who oversees the conservatorship that has controlled her affairs for 11 years. But Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Brenda Penny cleared the courtroom Friday o...
03:00, 05/11/2019

Tucson police K9 cleared to work after getting stabbed by robbery suspect TUCSON — A Tucson police K9 is back on the job after he was stabbed during the arrest of a suspect in May. Police say that on May 10, Frank K. Garcia, 27, was involved in an armed robbery incident at the U.S. Bank, located at 2140 W. Grant Rd. ...
00:26, 06/03/2019

Protests erupt in India after top judge cleared of sexual harassment Dozens of protesters gathered outside India's Supreme Court on Tuesday, a day after a panel of judges dismissed a sexual harassment complaint against the chief justice, carrying placards demanding a new and impartial investigation....
11:00, 05/07/2019

Injured Indians ace Corey Kluber cleared for strength work DETROIT (AP) — Cleveland ace Corey Kluber has been cleared to work on strength building after having his broken arm evaluated. Indians manager Terry Francona said Friday the report on Kluber was good. He said Kluber has “the go ahead to do stre...
02:39, 06/15/2019

Driver who filmed video on phone cleared by high court High court rules that using certain smartphone functions while driving is not illegal The high court has ruled that using a mobile phone for certain functions while driving is not necessarily illegal. Ramsey Barreto, 51, was convicted at a magistrat...
10:52, 08/02/2019

The ambitious Europa Clipper has cleared an important step toward flight Enlarge / This is an earlier design of the Europa Clipper spacecraft. (credit: NASA) NASA has given its ambitious Europa Clipper mission a green light to proceed into final design and then into construction of the spacecraft. The multibillion-dolla...
23:00, 08/20/2019

Love Island episode with 700 complaints cleared by TV watchdog Ofcom A Love Island episode which sparked more than 700 complaints of alleged sexual harassment will not be investigated by Ofcom, the watchdog has confirmed....
22:13, 07/08/2019

Woman who gave birth to baby in toilet cleared of murder A 21-year-old woman in El Salvador who says she was raped and unwittingly gave birth to a stillborn son in a toilet has been cleared of murder during a retrial....
14:13, 08/20/2019

Backlash as Donald Trump is cleared of election collusion with the Russians Donald Trump declared America the "greatest place on earth" today after it was revealed Special Counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence that his campaign colluded with Russia to win the 2016 US presidential election....
10:39, 06/03/2019

Israeli teen accused of rape cleared by girlfriend’s selfie Five of 12 Israeli teens arrested on suspicion of raping a 19-year-old British tourist in Cyprus have been released – including one saved by a selfie his girlfriend took with him sleeping next to her, according to reports. “My girlfriend’...
17:52, 07/26/2019

Tory treasurer cleared of false campaign spending claims Scotland Yard has dropped a case against a former treasurer of the Conservative Party accused of making false declarations about the party's 2015 election campaign in key marginals, the Standard has learned....
16:13, 05/10/2019

Professor who quoted James Baldwin's use of N-word cleared by university Poet Laurie Sheck was investigated for her use of the racial slur, but the New School has now dismissed concernsLaurie Sheck, the poet and professor who was investigated by her university for quoting James Baldwin’s use of the N-word in a graduate cl...
21:39, 08/19/2019

East London furniture maker told to stop using broom in his factory over 'serious' health and safety fears A furniture maker claims he has been told by safety inspectors to stop using a broom to sweep his factory as it can cause serious harm to the health of workers....
12:26, 06/17/2019

Amit Shah Cleared Karnataka Move. It Took A Video Call, Say Sources Showing surprising speed and activity on Karnataka three days after the HD Kumaraswamy-led coalition government fell in a trust vote, the ruling BJP gave BS Yeddyurappa the go-ahead early this morning......
13:13, 07/26/2019

Cop cleared in NYPD corruption scandal sues city over early retirement A former NYPD commander who was cleared of charges in the department’s infamous bribery case has filed a lawsuit alleging that he was wrongly forced to retire early over the scandal. James Grant filed his suit in Manhattan federal court Monday,...
04:26, 05/14/2019

Sheraton Atlanta hotel cleared to reopen after outbreak of Legionnaires' disease A hotel in downtown Atlanta is reopening its doors to visitors after it closed last month so that health officials could investigate an outbreak of potentially deadly Legionnaires' disease linked to the premises....
12:00, 08/16/2019

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan cleared in ethics probe Acting defense secretary Patrick Shanahan has been cleared by the Pentagon's inspector general after an investigation into possible ethics violations involving ties to Boeing, his former employer....
18:52, 04/28/2019

French rooster cleared by court after lawsuit accused him of making too much noise Maurice the rooster’s early morning cock-a-doodle-doo won’t be silenced after neighbors filed a lawsuit over the noise, a French court ruled Thursday....
02:00, 09/06/2019

| Mueller denies probe cleared Trump, hands baton to Congress Robert Mueller said his two-year Russia investigation had not exonerated Donald Trump, but that he lacked the power to charge a sitting president - passing the baton to Congress where a growing chorus is clamoring for impeachment....
19:00, 05/30/2019

Santos cleared to start shale drilling in Australia's Northern Territory Santos Ltd has won the first approval from Australia's Northern Territory to resume shale drilling, nearly three years after the territory banned fracking amid concerns about the impact on water and indigenous sites....
11:00, 07/24/2019

Lukas-trained long shot Market King cleared for Preakness BALTIMORE (AP) — Long shot Market King has been cleared by officials to race in the Preakness on Saturday. Market King had been on the veterinarian’s list in Kentucky after being scratched before the Pat Day Mile on the Kentucky Derby undercard...
02:13, 05/17/2019

Miami orders all e-scooters cleared from streets as Hurricane Dorian approaches It’s an issue most would probably overlook when preparing for a major storm, but Miami is asking companies to collect their electric scooters off of the city’s streets before Hurricane Dorian makes landfall.      ...
06:39, 08/31/2019

Standing Where Barr Cleared Trump on Obstruction, Mueller Makes a Different Case The special counsel hopes an appearance will be his first and last public statement about the Russia and obstruction investigation. But he left many things unsaid....
23:39, 05/29/2019

Lyft driver cleared in disappearance of University of Utah student, police say Police in Salt Lake City revealed Monday there was no evidence a missing University of Utah student who disappeared after ordering a Lyft and was dropped off at a Utah park one week ago has suffered “any harm.”...
02:52, 06/25/2019

NYPD declined to reinstate cop cleared in sex assault case: court docs A former NYPD deputy inspector cleared of sexually assaulting a fellow cop says the pressure to plead guilty in the case was so intense, he checked himself into psychiatric treatment. Keith Walton was acquitted in Bronx Criminal Court in October but ...
13:26, 06/09/2019

Deputy who shot SC homeowner through front window cleared by internal affairs Investigators determined a Greenville County deputy who shot a 62-year-old man through the front window of his home acted according to policy.        ...
03:26, 08/08/2019

Madhya Pradesh To Reopen Murder Case In Which Pragya Thakur Was Cleared The Madhya Pradesh government is planning to reopen an old murder case against BJP candidate Pragya Singh Thakur, a day after exit polls predicted a victory for her from Bhopal Lok Sabha constituency....
13:52, 05/21/2019

"Kunduz City Cleared, Taliban Pushed Back": Afghan Official Afghan security forces have cleared Kunduz of Taliban fighters, an official said this morning, one day after insurgents assaulted the northern Afghanistan city....
12:52, 09/01/2019

College basketball coach cleared of discrimination claims in dreadlocks dispute An internal review did not substantiate allegations of racial discrimination against an Arkansas college basketball coach by a former player who said he was booted from the team because of his dreadlocks, university officials said. Tyler Williams, a ...
21:13, 09/12/2019

Internal DOJ memo cleared Flynn of being Russian agent – but it's missing, his attorneys say Former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s legal team charged in court Tuesday that the DOJ cleared Flynn of being a Russian agent in a memo as far back as January 2017 – but that prosecutors still haven't produced the document....
19:13, 09/11/2019

Australia cleared 7.7m hectares of threatened species habitat since introduction of environment act More than 90% of the land cleared was not referred to the federal government for assessmentMore than 7.7m hectares of habitat have been cleared since the introduction of Australia’s national environment act, according to new research that finds 93% o...
02:26, 09/09/2019

El Salvador rape victim accused of abortion cleared in murder retrial A 21-year-old rape victim in El Salvador who was suspected of having an abortion after her baby was found dead in the toilet where she gave birth has been cleared of murder in a case that attracted international attention to the country’s strict abor...
17:00, 08/20/2019

Asia Bibi, Christian Woman Cleared Of Blasphemy, Leaves Pak: Reports A Pakistani Christian woman who spent eight years on death row over false blasphemy charges, Asia Bibi, has left the country, her lawyer and media said on Wednesday, more than six months after she was......
13:52, 05/08/2019

Trump reiterates that Mueller cleared him of collusion and obstruction during tense interview In a testy interview that aired on Sunday, President Trump said that he read “every word” of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report – claiming it found “no collusion” between his 2016 campaign and Russian operatives, and that the report “esse...
21:13, 06/16/2019

Toxic chemical at PES refinery mostly cleared, aiding probe of June blaze Most of a highly toxic chemical stored at a fire-damaged Philadelphia oil refinery has been rendered inert, clearing the way for closer inspections of the site following a June blaze that led to the plant's closure, officials said on Friday....
21:52, 08/30/2019

Ben Carson stumbles in 'field of acronyms' Two Democratic lawmakers stumped Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson in a hearing on Tuesday. They asked him about acronyms that relate to the federal government and housing. (May 22)        ...
10:00, 05/22/2019

Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk medically cleared, expected to play in Game 7 Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk was medically cleared from a concussion and is expected to play in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final against the St. Louis Blues....
19:00, 06/12/2019

Film Based On Indira Gandhi's Assassination Cleared By Delhi High Court The Delhi High Court has allowed the release of Punjabi film "Kaum De Heere", based on the assassination of former prime minister Indira Gandhi, which was slated to be released in August 2014. It set......
15:13, 08/29/2019

Socialite Claus von Bulow, who was convicted then cleared of trying to kill wealthy wife, dead age 92 Danish-born socialite Claus von Bulow, who was convicted but later acquitted of trying to kill his wealthy wife in two trials that drew intense international attention in the 1980s, has died. He was 92....
16:52, 05/31/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's ex-cellmate cleared after probe into earlier possible suicide attempt, lawyer says The former cellmate's lawyer, Bruce Barket, told NBC that officials at the jailhouse said in an email that Tartaglione would face no charges or internal discipline now that the investigation had concluded....
23:13, 08/16/2019

Adani cleared to start Carmichael coalmine work as groundwater plans approved Queensland government decision means company can begin work on mine site, but other federal approvals still required before coal extraction can beginAdani has been cleared to start work on its Carmichael coalmine after the Queensland government appro...
08:26, 06/13/2019

Kansas forward Silvio De Sousa gets year of eligibility back, cleared to play in 2019-20 Jayhawks player Silvio De Sousa will be eligible to play next season following appeal of a prior ruling that had made him ineligible for two seasons.        ...
00:52, 05/25/2019

Georgia Southern’s Shai Werts cleared of drug charges after bird-poop defense Prosecutors in South Carolina dropped charges of cocaine possession against Georgia Southern quarterback Shai Werts on Thursday, according to ESPN. Werts was arrested on July 31 after police discovered what they suspected was cocaine on the hood of h...
03:26, 08/10/2019

Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo cleared in Dominican Republic drug trafficking case Former Major League Baseball stars Octavio Dotel and Luis Castillo were reportedly cleared in a Dominican Republic drug case after a judge ruled there was no evidence linking the pair to the case....
17:52, 08/30/2019

Eddie Hearn says Dillian Whyte was cleared to fight amid failed test reports Boxing Scene alleges Whyte failed drug test on 17 JulyHearn: ‘Both fighters subject to Vada and Ukad testing’Eddie Hearn has insisted Dillian Whyte was cleared to fight ahead of last weekend’s heavyweight showdown against Oscar Rivas, after reports e...
14:00, 07/25/2019

Caster Semenya: Olympic champion temporarily cleared to compete without medication by Swiss court Caster Semenya is temporarily free to compete in her preferred 800m event without taking medication to lower her testosterone levels as she awaits the result of an appeal against an IAAF ruling....
22:26, 06/03/2019

Wynn Resorts Cleared to Open Massachusetts Casino as Regulator Levies $35 Million Fine Massachusetts gambling regulators said casino giant Wynn Resorts can retain its license to open a new casino in the state, despite finding violations of state regulations stemming from the company’s handling of sexual-misconduct allegations against f...
02:39, 05/01/2019

This Medal of Honor Recipient Cleared a House of Iraqi Insurgents Single-Handed. TIME Was There Former Army Staff Sgt. David G. Bellavia is set to become the first living serviceman to receive the Medal of Honor for his service in the Iraq War. And TIME readers had a close-up view on the heroic actions 15 years ago that earned Bellavia the nati...
23:52, 06/24/2019

Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher sentenced to reduced rank, partial pay, after being cleared of murder charges Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher will have his rank reduced and is sentenced to four months of confinement, which he has already served, for posing with the body of a dead ISIS fighter....
05:26, 07/04/2019

President Trump Accuses the New York ‘Times’ of a ‘Virtual Act of Treason’ for an Article His Own Administration Reportedly Cleared On Saturday evening, President Donald Trump accused the New York Times of treason in response to a story the newspaper claimed his administration approved. Trump responded to a New York Times story that detailed his administration stepping up attacks...
21:26, 06/16/2019

Eagles' Carson Wentz practicing 'without limitations,' but Malcolm Jenkins absent from OTAs Philadelphia QB Carson Wentz is practicing "without limitations" following last year's back injury. However S Malcolm Jenkins is skipping voluntary OTAs.        ...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Former MSU dean guilty of misconduct in office William Strampel, a former Michigan State University dean and the former boss of disgraced doctor Larry Nassar, was found guilty Wednesday of misconduct in office and two counts of willful neglect of duty....
04:00, 06/13/2019

Vindicated: With Hyten effectively cleared of sexual assault allegations, Senate poised to confirm him to Joint Chiefs After a bruising weeklong confirmation process that took place mainly behind closed doors and under oath, Gen. John Hyten emerged largely unscathed, with his reputation intact, and his nomination to be the nation’s second-highest-ranking military off...
02:00, 07/31/2019

Texas jury teaches Huawei a 'hard lesson,' says US chip start-up cleared of trade secret theft "Even though we're small, we fought a hard fight. And we won. That'll send a pretty strong message to Huawei," says CNEX co-founder Alan Armstrong....
08:52, 07/03/2019

New sexual misconduct claims against opera legend In the weeks since the initial Associated Press story was published, 11 additional women have shared stories about encounters with opera legend Placido Domingo that they said included unwanted touching and sudden kisses on the lips. (Sept. 5)  ...
08:13, 09/05/2019

Nissan CEO apologises to shareholders over misconduct issue Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa on Tuesday apologised to shareholders for the fallout of a scandal involving former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, which has rocked the automaker and clouded the outlook of its partnership with Renault SA ....
06:00, 06/25/2019

Lena Waithe wishes she'd done more on 'Chi' misconduct reports Lena Waithe, creator of Showtime's "The Chi," said she should have intervened more aggressively about allegations of misconduct by the show's star Jason Mitchell, who has since been fired....
18:39, 06/02/2019

Rosenberg suit alleges financial misconduct In his lawsuit, Rosenberg alleged that as CEO of the automotive portfolio, he became aware of "serious financial misconduct" on the part of majority owner GPB Capital....
06:13, 07/29/2019

Research misconduct claim upheld against former head of UCL lab Reports released after FoI request criticise Prof David Latchman’s ‘recklessness’A lab run by one of Britain’s foremost academics published fraudulent scientific papers for more than a decade, according to investigators.Work at Prof David Latchman’s ...
23:13, 07/01/2019

Top equestrian apparently kills self after lifetime ban over misconduct A decorated California equestrian died in an apparent suicide — just months after he was permanently banned from the sport over allegations of child sex abuse, according to a report. Robert Gage, who was a three-time World Cup Grand Prix champi...
23:52, 06/14/2019

Nissan CEO apologizes to shareholders over misconduct issue Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa on Tuesday apologized to shareholders for the fallout of a scandal involving former Chairman Carlos Ghosn, which has rocked the automaker and clouded the outlook of its partnership with Renault SA....
03:39, 06/25/2019

LSU suspends fraternity for alleged hazing, misconduct BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — An LSU fraternity has been suspended amid hazing and misconduct allegations. The Advocate reports university officials confirmed that LSU’s Pi Kappa Phi chapter will be closed until May 2023 after university police issue...
23:00, 05/21/2019

Gymnastics coach under restrictions for misconduct claim A coach at a well-known Pennsylvania gymnastics training center has been suspended by the sport's governing body until a hearing on a sexual misconduct allegation....
02:52, 06/08/2019

Canada to pay C$1bn to sexual misconduct victims in military Government set aside funds for Canadian Armed Forces members but doesn’t admit liability following class-action lawsuitsCanada’s government will pay nearly C$1bn ($770m) to members of the military who took part in class-action lawsuits alleging wides...
18:52, 07/19/2019

Gymnastics coach suspended for misconduct allegation ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The organization tasked with policing abuse in Olympic sports has barred a Pennsylvania gymnastics coach from being around minors unsupervised while it investigates a misconduct claim. USA Gymnastics tells The Allentown Morning ...
00:39, 06/08/2019

Former Oceania exec gets soccer ban for financial misconduct FIFA has banned former Oceania Football Confederation general secretary Tai Nicholas from the game for eight years for financial misconduct        ...
01:13, 05/30/2019

The Most Powerful Men In the AFL-CIO Batter One Another With Charges of Negligence and Misconduct The remarkable dispute that has gripped the leadership of America’s biggest labor union coalition peaked yesterday with a testy exchange of letters in which two top officers denigrated one another’s professional conduct in rather strenuous terms. You...
21:39, 05/07/2019

Dartmouth, women, want mediation for sex misconduct lawsuit Dartmouth College and nine women suing the school over allegations of ignoring years of harassment and assault by former psychology department professors say they want to resolve the matter through mediation....
22:00, 05/27/2019

Another Sexual Misconduct Allegation Against Brett Kavanaugh Surfaces The allegations of sexual assault documented against Brett Kavanaugh during his Senate confirmation hearings last year should have been enough to prevent him from becoming a Supreme Court justice. They weren’t....
19:26, 09/15/2019

Tyson keeps museum post after sexual misconduct probe Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Natural History after the museum concluded its investigation into sexual misconduct accusations against him...
14:39, 07/28/2019

Nissan CEO Saikawa admits to misconduct in compensation: Jiji Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa admitted to misconduct involving stock-related compensation and said he planned to return the portion he had wrongfully received, Jiji news agency reported....
02:13, 09/05/2019

Kentucky police officer charged with bribery, misconduct LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Louisville, Kentucky, police officer has been indicted on charges of bribing a public servant, unlawfully accessing a computer and official misconduct. The Courier Journal reports 30-year-old Officer William Garrett was indic...
14:13, 06/07/2019

Boris Johnson to appear in court over Brexit misconduct claims MP summonsed to face accusations relating to comments made in run-up to EU referendumToday’s politics news – live updatesBoris Johnson has been summoned to court to face accusations of misconduct in public office over comments made in the run-up to t...
15:13, 05/29/2019

UBS Hong Kong sponsor ban settles misconduct case After years of investigation, the Hong Kong SFC has come up with its verdict against UBS and three other banks for errant past IPOs. The fines are inconsequential; the disclosure of embarrassing due diligence lapses more significant....
20:26, 04/28/2019

Michigan priest facing allegation of misconduct with minor SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) — A priest with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saginaw is on administrative leave while church officials investigate an allegation of misconduct with a minor. The decision regarding the Rev. Dennis Kucharczyk was announced Tuesday....
19:00, 05/22/2019

France: Macron ally investigated over financial misconduct Minister and French National Assembly President Richard Ferrand was questioned on Wednesday over financial misconduct allegations. This comes as President Macron launches his ethical standards bill in parliament....
21:00, 09/11/2019

Cop’s $5M settlement didn’t make cut in NYPD misconduct database A city database meant to shed light on police misconduct settlements is missing the largest deal struck in the first three months of the year — even though it involved cops on both sides. Transit Officer Larry Jackson agreed to take $5 million in Jan...
19:39, 09/16/2019

| Boris Johnson challenges misconduct summons in court Former foreign minister Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, challenged a lawsuit accusing him of knowingly lying during the Brexit referendum campaign....
17:39, 06/07/2019

Nissan CEO Saikawa admits to misconduct in compensation - Jiji Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa admitted to misconduct involving stock-related compensation and said he planned to return the portion he had wrongfully received, Jiji news agency reported....
02:39, 09/05/2019

Big Banks Fined by EU for Foreign-Exchange Market Misconduct Five global banks were fined a total of $1.2 billion for manipulating the foreign-currency market by exchanging sensitive information and trading plans through online chat rooms to gain financially....
01:26, 05/17/2019

Prosecutors in Robert Kraft sex spa case allege misconduct Palm Beach state attorney Dave Aronberg alleges Robert Kraft attorneys William Burck and Alex Spiro intentionally made ''false statement of fact.''        ...
00:52, 05/08/2019

Calls for Kavanaugh’s Impeachment Come Amid New Misconduct Allegations President Trump and other Republicans defended the Supreme Court justice after a New York Times essay described a previously unreported story about him as a student at Yale....
01:13, 09/16/2019

Roy Moore: Republican accused of sexual misconduct to run for Senate Moore was accused of pursuing relationships with women as young as 14 when he was in his 30s during his failed 2017 Senate bidDisgraced Alabama Republican Roy Moore has announced he is running for US Senate again in 2020 after failing to win the seat...
02:39, 06/21/2019

Georgia officer convicted of sexual misconduct with teens RICHMOND HILL, Ga. (AP) — A former Georgia police officer faces at least 10 years in prison for enticing children on a military post to have sex. News outlets report 25-year-old Jeffrey Allen Allmond Jr. was found guilty of child enticement on Wednes...
16:26, 06/27/2019

L.A. sues H&R Block, TurboTax maker, alleging misconduct Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer detailed suits Tuesday against tax-prep giants H&R Block and Turbo Tax, alleging the firms defrauded low-income clients into paying for services they should've gotten for free....
05:13, 05/08/2019

Report: Zuckerberg security chief accused of misconduct SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A business news site is reporting that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s personal security chief faces accusations of sexual misconduct. In a detailed report Thursday, Business Insider cites legal letters reportedly written by...
03:26, 05/31/2019

Pope Denies He Knew of U.S. Cardinal's Sexual Misconduct Pope Francis responded for the first time to an accusation that has dogged his pontificate since last year, denying that he knew about former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s history of sexual misconduct before it was revealed by a church investigation....
23:52, 05/28/2019

Four more women accuse Tony Robbins of sexual misconduct Four more women have come forward to accuse self-help guru Tony Robbins of sexual misconduct, according to a report published Wednesday. The new allegations come after the 59-year-old motivational speaker was accused of sexually harassing fans and st...
05:13, 05/23/2019

U.N. Agency for Palestinian Refugees Faces Accusations of Misconduct An internal ethics report alleges that an “inner circle” in the agency’s top management engaged in abuses of authority for personal gain and for suppressing dissent....
16:00, 07/30/2019

Gymnastics coach suspended for sexual misconduct allegation A coach at a well-known Pennsylvania gymnastics training center has been suspended by the sport's governing body until a hearing on a sexual misconduct allegation....
22:26, 06/07/2019

Massachusetts fines Wynn Resorts $35M over sex misconduct claims Massachusetts gaming regulators on Tuesday fined Wynn Resorts Ltd $35 million for not disclosing sexual misconduct allegations against founder and former CEO Steve Wynn but allowed the casino operator to keep the license for its new $2.6 billion casi...
12:39, 05/02/2019

A second person has accused Katy Perry of sexual misconduct Just three days after her “Teenage Dream” co-star Josh Kloss came forward with accusations of sexual assault, another person has surfaced with her own story of misconduct at the hands of Katy Perry. This time, a TV presenter and producer in the count...
19:13, 08/15/2019

Self-help guru Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct Self-help guru Tony Robbins is accused of sexually harassing fans and staffers — when he’s not berating victims of rape and violence in expletive-filled rants, according to a scathing new report....
19:39, 05/17/2019

News producer accused of sex misconduct was fired because he’s a man: suit A former employee at a Connecticut TV station is suing the ABC affiliate’s parent company, claiming he was singled out because he’s a man after three female colleagues accused him of sexual misconduct, a gender discrimination lawsuit claims. Micah Ba...
22:13, 05/08/2019

Omar: ‘I’m only controversial because people want controversy’ WASHINGTON – Rep. Ilhan Omar on Sunday claimed she’s only considered “controversial” because “people want controversy” after she was accused of comparing US migrant detention centers to the slave trade. “I’m only controv...
00:13, 09/16/2019

President’s tweet stirs controversy https://youtu.be/YhmVSm5f–I TUCSON – The President’s tweets have generated a lot of controversy.  The tweets read: Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump Next week ICE will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens who have i...
04:26, 06/19/2019

Sun embroiled in more podium controversy at worlds There was more podium drama at the world swimming championships on Tuesday as British bronze medallist Duncan Scott refused to shake hands with Sun Yang after the Chinese swimmer's victory in the 200 meters freestyle....
18:00, 07/23/2019

| City boss Pep fuming after VAR controversy Pep Guardiola called for VAR to be "fixed" after Manchester City were denied a last-gasp winner in their dramatic 2-2 draw against Tottenham on Saturday....
06:13, 08/18/2019

Giants' Shurmur stokes QB controversy: 'We'll see what happens' New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur set the stage for a summertime quarterback competition between Eli Manning and rookie Daniel Jones on Tuesday....
20:39, 06/11/2019

As the controversy mounts, Facebook still seems to click The social media giant is set to unveil its second-best results this week, despite a privacy ruling and fears over LibraFacebook is expected to report its second most profitable quarter ever on Wednesday, even in the wake of a $5bn (£4bn) fine and an...
09:39, 07/21/2019

Gove controversy has warped into something much more damaging There's a moment in many political stories where simple questions of right or wrong morph into something more pervasive, and for those seeking power, more damaging....
22:00, 06/09/2019

Roman Catholic diocese suspends priest accused of misconduct FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — A Roman Catholic diocese in Massachusetts says a longtime priest has been suspended amid an allegation of sexual misconduct. The Herald News reports that Fall River Bishop Edgar Moreira da Cunha said in an email Sunday that F...
23:39, 05/27/2019

Former Nissan chairman Ghosn in court ahead of misconduct trial Former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn appeared in a Japanese courtroom Thursday for a hearing ahead of his trial on accusations of financial misconduct.        ...
15:00, 05/23/2019

Mark Zuckerberg's Security Head Accused of Sexual Misconduct Zuckerberg's Head of security Liam Booth has been accused of sexually harassing other household staffers and making derogatory racist, sexist, homophobic and transphobic remarks about other staffers......
08:00, 06/01/2019

Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep museum job after sexual misconduct investigation Celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson keeps post at Hayden Planetarium after an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against him.        ...
19:00, 07/28/2019

IAS Officer Kannan Gopinathan Faced Show Cause Notice For "Misconduct" Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Kannan Gopinathan, who quit from service in August over curbs in Jammu and Kashmir, was in fact issued a show cause notice in July by the Union Home......
12:00, 09/11/2019

Military making little progress in eradicating sexual misconduct: survey A new Statistics Canada survey of military personnel suggests the Canadian Forces has made minimal progress in eradicating serious sexual misconduct....
20:39, 05/22/2019

Lawyer: Deal close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits NEW YORK (AP) — A tentative deal is close to settling lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by scores of women. Adam Harris, a lawyer for studio co-founder B...
04:26, 05/24/2019

Neil deGrasse Tyson to keep museum job after sexual misconduct inquiry Astrophysicist was accused of behaving inappropriately with two women in an article published in November on website PatheosThe astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Na...
21:00, 07/28/2019

Navy SEAL platoon being sent home from Iraq over misconduct, reports say A Navy SEAL platoon from San Diego, Calif., is being ordered back to the U.S. from Iraq because of a “deterioration of good order and discipline,” the U.S. Special Operations Command said in a statement Wednesday....
09:13, 07/25/2019

State open government advocate fired for sexual misconduct The longtime head of the state Committee on Open Government has been fired for behaving in a “sexually inappropriate manner” toward a female reporter, according to a new report. Robert Freeman, 72, also had a “series of sexually suggestive emai...
16:39, 06/25/2019

Congress to hold police misconduct hearings after petition from Al Sharpton The Rev. Al Sharpton successfully petitioned Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) on Tuesday to schedule congressional hearings on police misconduct and social justice in the wake of federal prosecutors’ decision not to bring charges in the death of Eric G...
06:13, 07/24/2019

Swiss suspend funding to UN Palestinian agency over misconduct claims The Swiss government said it was to temporarily stop payments after an ethics report revealed alleged mismanagement and abuse of authority at the highest levels. UNRWA provides vital schooling and medical services....
22:26, 07/30/2019

Hong Kong court throws out ex-leader’s misconduct conviction HONG KONG (AP) — A Hong Kong court has thrown out former Chief Executive Donald Tsang’s conviction for misconduct relating to a property deal while in office. Donald Tsang was released in January after serving a 12-month jail term for failing t...
09:26, 06/26/2019

Swedish prosecutor to investigate far-right EU candidate over sexual misconduct claim Swedish prosecutors opened an investigation into alleged sexual harassment by the Sweden Democrats' top candidate for the European Parliament election, throwing an unwelcome spotlight on the far-right party four days before the ballot....
16:26, 05/22/2019

Trump’s Pentagon nominee denies allegations of sexual misconduct With his wife of 32 years sitting behind him and his accuser looking on from a short distance away, Air Force Gen. John Hyten told senators that “all the allegations are completely false.”...
14:26, 07/31/2019

British judge says Boris Johnson must face misconduct charges Boris Johnson, one of the top candidates to replace Theresa May as British prime minister, will face misconduct charges over remarks he made before the 2016 vote to leave the European Union, a judge ruled Wednesday....
14:52, 05/29/2019

Larry Nassar’s former boss convicted of misconduct, willful neglect A former dean at Michigan State University who oversaw disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar was found guilty Wednesday of misconduct in office and willful neglect of duty. But a jury acquitted William Strampel, 71, who served as dean of the universit...
22:39, 06/12/2019

2020 Democrats call for impeachment of Kavanaugh after new misconduct allegation 2020 Democrats called for the impeachment of Justice Brett Kavanaugh after an article in the New York Times surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct against the justice when he was a undergraduate at Yale University....
15:13, 09/16/2019

CBS radio host Dan Taylor exits amid misconduct probe Dan Taylor, a longtime host at CBS Radio, has abruptly left the company amid a broadening investigation by New York Attorney General Letitia James into the legacy brands of the CBS media empire, The Post has learned. The New York AG’s office is inves...
23:00, 07/09/2019

Energy Industry Confronts Sexual Misconduct and Harassment Allegations When Whiting Petroleum hired its chief executive in 2017, the company was unaware that allegations of sexual misconduct and harassment had been brought against him at his previous employer, according to a person familiar with his hire....
19:26, 04/28/2019

We found 85,000 cops who’ve been investigated for misconduct. Now you can read their records. USA TODAY is leading a national effort to obtain and publish disciplinary and misconduct records for thousands of police officers.        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Al Franken regrets resigning from Senate over sexual misconduct scandal Former Sen. Al Franken says he “absolutely” regrets his December 2017 resignation over a sexual misconduct scandal — and some of the senators who’d pressed him to quit are also questioning their actions. “I can’t go anywhere without peopl...
20:26, 07/22/2019

LA Opera investigates Placido Domingo over sexual misconduct report The Los Angeles Opera said it has opened an investigation into opera legend Placido Domingo, following a news report that detailed accusations of sexual abuse from nine women....
00:52, 08/15/2019

Morehouse College Investigates Sexual Misconduct After Students’ Videos In widely shared videos, several students accused a staff member at the all-male, historically black school of sexual harassment. The college has expanded its investigation to other employees....
22:26, 07/19/2019

Aziz Ansari Addresses Misconduct Accusation in Bold Netflix Set When our critic saw his show in December, the comic didn’t bring up the scandal. In the special “Right Now,” he rectifies that mistake with his finest work yet....
21:00, 07/09/2019

Ex-trainer sues Ohio State over sexual misconduct by doctor COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former Ohio State student athletic trainer has joined ex-athletes and other alumni alleging the university knew about and should have stopped the team doctor now accused of sexually abusing young men throughout two decades the...
12:26, 06/14/2019

TV Host A.J. Calloway Leaves Extra After Sexual Misconduct Investigation (PASADENA, Calif.) — A.J. Calloway is leaving the syndicated entertainment news show “Extra” in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations. Warner Brothers issued a statement on Wednesday saying the company has investigated the claim...
03:13, 08/02/2019

| Boris Johnson wins court challenge over misconduct summons Former foreign minister Boris Johnson, the frontrunner to replace Theresa May as Britain's prime minister, won his bid to block a lawsuit accusing him of knowingly lying during the Brexit referendum campaign....
04:00, 06/08/2019

Colorado State U. fears ‘Undie Run’ could provoke sexual misconduct Campus officials at Colorado State University have penned a letter to parents, asking them to speak to their kids about the potential risks of the unsanctioned “Undie Run” on school grounds this month....
07:52, 05/01/2019

KPMG Agrees to Pay $50 Million Penalty Tied to Misconduct Allegations KPMG has agreed to pay the SEC a $50 million fine related to allegations that former employees got an unlawful sneak peek at regulators’ plans to inspect its work and auditors at the firm cheated on internal training exams....
18:39, 06/17/2019

LA Opera to investigate sexual misconduct accusations against Placido Domingo The Los Angeles Opera said on Tuesday it will investigate accusations of sexual misconduct against Spanish tenor Placido Domingo, who described the claims as inaccurate....
22:14, 08/13/2019

Second Woman Accuses NFL Star Antonio Brown of Sexual Misconduct A week after being accused of sexual assault and rape in a civil lawsuit, NFL star Antonio Brown has been accused of sexual misconduct by a second woman....
00:53, 09/17/2019

Lawyer: Antonio Brown denies new sexual misconduct allegation The lawyer of New England Patriots star Antonio Brown said the wide receiver denies a new accusation of sexual misconduct with an unnamed female artist....
10:00, 09/17/2019

Trump blasts fresh misconduct accusation against Brett Kavanaugh After a new sexual misconduct allegation was made against the US Supreme Court justice, President Trump took to Twitter in a loud defense and Democratic presidential candidates called for an investigation....
19:26, 09/15/2019

Controversy hangs over revival of Uganda Airlines Two decades after its sudden collapse, Uganda has resurrected its national carrier. Some Ugandans are optimistic about the airline's revival, but can it avoid repeating the same mistakes which led to its closure?...
17:13, 05/12/2019

Netflix’s first Arabic original causes controversy in Jordan AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Netflix’s first Arabic original series, the supernatural teen drama “Jinn,” has debuted worldwide with much fanfare, but sparked uproar in Jordan where it is set. State-run media reported that the thriller’...
18:52, 06/14/2019

De Blasio faces new questions in Che Guevara controversy Mayor Bill de Blasio faced a fresh round of questioning Friday about co-opting a Communist rallying cry made famous by Che Guevara – and offered up the same lame excuse. “You can ask 1,000 times and I will give you the same answer: I had ...
23:39, 06/28/2019

| VAR will cause 'controversy' admits Premier League chief Premier League interim chief executive Richard Masters admits VAR is certain to cause "controversy" when the technology makes its English top-flight debut this season....
22:00, 07/20/2019

Are You a Citizen? The Trump Census Controversy, Explained When Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced in March 2018 that he was adding a question about U.S. citizenship to the next full U.S. head count, it set off a firestorm of criticism -- and a spate of legal challenges by cities, counties, states and ...
12:39, 06/28/2019

‘Old Town Road’: See How Memes and Controversy Took Lil Nas X to the Top of the Charts Watch how an unknown Atlanta artist used his meme-making skills and a country-trap beat from the Netherlands to bring “Old Town Road” to the top of the Billboard charts....
12:52, 05/10/2019

Huawei’s Q1 revenue grows 39% despite company controversy Chinese tech giant Huawei said Monday its revenue rose 39 per cent over a year earlier in the latest quarter despite U.S. pressure on allies to shun its telecom technology as a security risk....
17:39, 05/01/2019

SATs Invite Controversy With New 'Adversity Score' After a week full of terrible ass ideas comes the news that the College Board—the organization responsible for administering SATs—will bestow students with an “Adversity Score” based upon their socioeconomic status....
21:39, 05/17/2019

I'm no diver, insists Kane after penalty controversy "Harry Kane has launched a staunch defence of himself after claims he dived to try to win a penalty at the end of Totenham\u0027s 2-2 draw with Arsenal."...
14:13, 09/02/2019

Opinion: Why Canadian GP controversy is good for Formula 1 Vettel rejoined circuit just ahead of Hamilton Sebastian Vettel's contentious penalty for his Canadian Grand Prix moment has sparked plenty of debate Several of us were talking about the Canadian Grand Prix in the office this morning – or, specifi...
23:00, 06/10/2019

"...Or We Become Taliban": Anand Mahindra On Godse Controversy Anand Mahindra was responding to controversy surrounding Pragya Singh Thakur's "deshbhakt" comment and warned the country it risked "becoming the Taliban" if it didn't respect Mahatma Gandhi's legacy...
14:52, 05/17/2019

Ilhan Omar says she's controversial only because 'people seem to want the controversy' Rep. Ilhan Omar, reacting to outrage over a resurfaced video in which she appeared to compare migrant detention centers to the slave trade, said Sunday she’s “controversial” only because “people seem to want the controversy.”...
13:00, 09/16/2019

ICC Responds To World Cup Final Overthrow Controversy A major controversy emerged due to a perceived misinterpretation of rules which resulted in umpires awarding England one extra run in World Cup 2019 final on Sunday....
13:13, 07/16/2019

Nike keeps plans for Arizona factory despite controversy PHOENIX (AP) — Nike is going forward with plans to make soles for Nike Air shoes in a Phoenix suburb. The shoemaker confirmed its plans Thursday even though Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey last week blocked state money for the facility when Nike pulled a fla...
05:13, 07/12/2019

Billy Vunipola looks to put controversy behind him after Saracens triumph • ‘It’s not about me or what I stand for,’ says No 8 after Leinster win• Mark McCall: ‘We needed him to do his talking on the field’Billy Vunipola was booed by a section of the Leinster supporters when his name was read out before the match but sever...
00:52, 05/12/2019

Controversy swirls over Kentucky Derby finish Country House elevated to victory in Saturday's Kentucky Derby as stewards take down the first-place finisher for the first time in the 145-year history of the race....
07:39, 05/05/2019

Nick Kyrgios can’t avoid more US Open controversy Despite a routine rout of French wild-card Antoine Hoang, Australian bad boy Nick Kyrgios still managed to have two incidents with tennis authorities Thursday night at the U.S. Open. Kyrgios can’t help himself. In the first flap, with Kyrgios up two ...
07:26, 08/30/2019

Jim Harbaugh takes one more ‘controversy’ dig at Urban Meyer Jim Harbaugh doesn’t have to deal with Urban Meyer anymore, which should make Michigan fans breathe a little easier. But he hasn’t forgotten about his rival. When asked his reaction to Meyer retiring, Harbaugh gave a very on-brand answer: Compl...
22:26, 07/18/2019

Singapore advertisement sparks 'brownface' controversy An ethnically Chinese actor who allegedly darkened his skin to portray characters of different races in an advertisement has sparked a "brownface" controversy in multi-ethnic Singapore....
19:39, 07/30/2019

First on CNN: More NRA leaders step down amid spending controversy Three more National Rifle Association leaders have stepped down, CNN has learned, in a broadening of a leadership exodus amid a controversy over the group's spending....
01:52, 08/21/2019

| Serena backs Nike after maternity pay controversy Serena Williams backed her sponsor Nike after controversy over the sporting goods giant's maternity policy, saying that "it's about learning from mistakes"....
22:39, 05/27/2019

The First Peanut Allergy Drug Might Be Approved Soon—but Not Without Controversy On Friday, a panel of experts assembled by the Food and Drug Administration voted that the agency should approve a drug called Palforzia designed to help people manage their peanut allergy. But the non-unanimous verdict rendered by the panel highligh...
15:26, 09/14/2019

Alaska swimmer’s win reinstated after swimsuit controversy No butts about this victory! An Alaska high school swimmer’s win has been reinstated after she was initially disqualified over the fit of her team-issued bathing suit, officials said. The Anchorage School District said Tuesday the decision to d...
20:13, 09/11/2019

Sex toys will be officially sanctioned at CES after vibrator controversy Following allegations of sexism and gender bias, the Consumer Technology Association said Tuesday it would officially sanction sex tech companies, allowing them to show their products at next year's Consumer Electronics Show....
08:26, 07/17/2019

Sonic the Hedgehog: why his grotesque new look has caused controversy Bringing a much-loved character to the big screen is always a risk, but it appears the makers of the new Sonic film have got it badly wrongName: Sonic the Hedgehog.Age: 27. Continue reading......
07:13, 05/02/2019

Grant Co. High School Graduation Controversy GRANT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Grant County mother claims she has been denied access to what would have been her deceased daughter’s high school graduation. Myka Williams’ daughter, Courtney, died four years ago before starting her f...
02:13, 05/25/2019

Mulvaney calls McCain warship controversy ‘much ado about nothing’ WASHINGTON – Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney called the controversy over the White House requesting that the USS John McCain be moved “out of sight” during President Trump’s recent trip to Japan “much ado about nothing.” “The pr...
19:39, 06/02/2019

Roger Federer dismisses seeding controversy "Roger Federer dismissed suggestions that his promotion to second seed has given him a favourable draw when he looked ahead to the Wimbledon Championships on Saturday."...
03:13, 06/30/2019

Oritse Williams house fire: JLS star's £3 million London mansion burns down in suspected arson attack - days after he is cleared of rape JLS star Oritse Williams' £3 million mansion in south London has gone up in flames in a suspected arson attack just days after he was cleared of rape....
13:00, 06/05/2019

Seattle Times suspends reporter for sexual misconduct with female writer The Seattle Times on Sunday suspended real estate reporter Mike Rosenberg after another journalist, Talia Jane, tweeted screenshots of direct messages he sent that she alleged were sexually explicit and harassing. Jane, 29, did not reveal Rosenberg&#...
08:39, 05/09/2019

Mark Zuckerberg's personal security chief accused of sexual misconduct The Facebook CEO's security chief was placed on leave during an investigation of the allegations, brought by former staffers of the Zuckerberg household....
16:00, 05/31/2019

2020 Democrats call for impeachment of Justice Kavanaugh after new misconduct allegation 2020 Democrats called for the impeachment of Justice Brett Kavanaugh after an article in the New York Times surfaced a previously unreported allegation of sexual misconduct against the justice when he was a undergraduate at Yale University....
03:00, 09/16/2019

$44 million settlement reportedly close in Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits A tentative deal is close to settling lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein.        ...
12:00, 05/24/2019

Tony Robbins accused of sexual misconduct, berating rape victims Self-help guru Tony Robbins is accused of sexually harassing fans and staffers — when he’s not berating victims of rape and violence in expletive-filled rants, according to a scathing new report. The famed 59-year-old motivational speaker’...
19:26, 05/17/2019

$44 million settlement reportedly near in Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct lawsuits A tentative deal is close to settling lawsuits brought against the television and film company co-founded by Harvey Weinstein.        ...
14:52, 05/24/2019

Disney deleted sexual misconduct scene from latest ‘Toy Story 2’ release Disney removed a faux outtake showing a doll leering at Barbies, offering them roles in a future film, in the June re-release of the 'Toy Story' franchise....
22:52, 07/02/2019

Met Opera, James Levine reach settlements amid sex misconduct claims The Metropolitan Opera and ousted legendary conductor James Levine settled legal claims against one another on Tuesday — ending a legal battle that kicked off more than a year ago when the Met fired Levine amid sexual misconduct allegations. The deta...
15:00, 08/07/2019

Sexual misconduct claims at Jamaica's resorts still buried on TripAdvisor TripAdvisor's new safety tool misses dozens of sexual harassment and misconduct claims by women visiting Jamaican resorts.        ...
02:26, 06/01/2019

Conductor James Levine settles lawsuit over sexual misconduct allegations The former musical director of New York’s Metropolitan Opera had sued the company for defamation and breach of contractThe New York Metropolitan Opera has settled a pair of lawsuits out of court with its former conductor James Levine, who has denied ...
23:26, 08/07/2019

9 women sued Dartmouth for ignoring sexual misconduct. The college settled for $14M Dartmouth College has settled a federal lawsuit with nine women who sued the school over allegations that it ignored years of harassment and assault.        ...
01:52, 08/07/2019

Boris Johnson to face court for 'misconduct' over £350m for NHS Brexit bus claim BORIS Johnson will be summonsed to court to face accusations of misconduct in public office over claims he was lying when he said the UK gave the EU £350 million a week....
13:39, 05/29/2019

Jason Mitchell dropped by agency, The Chi, and other projects amidst misconduct reports Jason Mitchell, who turned heads with his portrayal of Eazy-E in Straight Outta Compton, has been dropped by both his representation and a number of film and TV projects amidst allegations of misconduct. Though the nature of Mitchell’s offending beha...
18:26, 05/21/2019

Neil deGrasse Tyson Keeps His Museum Post After a Sexual Misconduct Probe NEW YORK (AP) — Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Natural History after the museum concluded its investigation into sexual misconduct accusations agains...
07:13, 07/29/2019

Los Angeles Opera promises 'thorough' investigation into Placido Domingo misconduct claims Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a “thorough and independent investigation” into allegations of sexual harassment against the opera star Placido Domingo, the company’s general director....
16:39, 08/21/2019

Neil deGrasse Tyson Will Keep His Job at Hayden Planetarium After Sexual Misconduct Investigation Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as director of the American Museum of Natural History’s Hayden Planetarium following an investigation into three incidents of alleged sexual misconduct. Two women had accused Tyson of unwanted sexual attention wh...
20:00, 07/29/2019

Warren warns immigration authorities: As president, I'll hold you accountable for misconduct Immigration enforcement under President Trump's administration could face legal action if Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., takes the presidency in 2020 as she would set up a task force dedicated to investigating complaints against authorities....
21:00, 07/12/2019

Report Details New Justice Brett Kavanaugh Sexual Misconduct Claims A New York Times report, published Saturday evening, alleges that it has corroborated more details in the case of a woman who accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of thrusting his penis at her during a Yale party in the early 1980s. The all...
16:26, 09/16/2019

R.N.C. Accepts Money From Steve Wynn, Mogul Accused of Sexual Misconduct The billionaire former casino mogul recently gave hundreds of thousands of dollars to the Republican National Committee, and was spotted at a Trump re-election fund-raiser....
21:39, 05/19/2019

Two Women Accuse Skyrim Composer Jeremy Soule Of Sexual Misconduct Two women, an independent game developer and a vocalist, on Monday night accused famed video game composer Jeremy Soule, best known for his musical work on games like Guild Wars and Skyrim, of sexually predatory behavior and, according to the game de...
04:13, 08/29/2019

Eleven more women accuse tenor Placido Domingo of sexual misconduct Eleven more women have accused Spanish opera star Placido Domingo of sexual misconduct, allegations that the leading tenor described on Thursday as "riddled with inconsistencies."...
19:00, 09/05/2019

Canada Earmarks $690 Million to Settle Claims of Sexual Misconduct in Military The proposed settlement also commits the country’s military to improve its complaints process and to create a forum for victims to share their experiences with the military’s top brass....
05:13, 07/19/2019

Chicago Public Schools Ordered to Toughen Sexual Misconduct Policies An official said the order followed “the most comprehensive investigation” the department’s office for civil rights “has ever undertaken of sexual violence in a major urban public school system.”...
08:26, 09/13/2019

Placido Domingo concerts canceled as sexual misconduct investigation opened A once-in-a-lifetime concert has been canceled and an investigation has been opened in the wake of sexual harassment accusations against opera legend Placido Domingo....
07:13, 08/14/2019

U.S. figure skating coach Richard Callaghan banned for 'sexual misconduct' U.S. Figure Skating and the U.S. Center for SafeSport have permanently banned coach Richard Callaghan after an investigation into accusations he engaged in sexual misconduct with two teenage boys, officials said....
18:39, 08/22/2019

Trump rebuffs Kavanaugh impeachment calls after new sexual misconduct report U.S. President Donald Trump rejected Democrats' calls for impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday after a new report that alleged sexual misconduct, encouraging Kavanaugh to sue for libel and suggesting the Justice Department could...
21:01, 09/15/2019

Democrats are demanding Brett Kavanaugh's impeachment over a new sexual misconduct allegation Andrew Harnik/Getty Images The New York Times reported Saturday that a former college classmate of Kavanaugh tried to tip off US senators and the FBI last year to another previously unreported sexual misconduct allegation. Democratic lawmakers and 2...
22:39, 09/15/2019

Boris Johnson wins legal challenge over Brexit campaign misconduct Britain's High Court has thrown out a lawsuit accusing Johnson of intentionally lying during the Brexit referendum campaign. It removes a potential hurdle to his Conservative party leadership bid....
18:52, 06/07/2019

TripAdvisor Is Launching New Tools To Spot Sexual Assault and Misconduct Allegations Two years ago, an expose revealed that TripAdvisor had removed reviews detailing robbery, sexual assault, and rape because they were either flagged as “inappropriate by the TripAdvisor community,” “off-topic” by staff, or were not considered “family ...
23:52, 05/14/2019

Katy Perry's "Teenage Dream" co-star accuses her of sexual misconduct As reported by Consequence Of Sound, model Josh Kloss has accused Katy Perry of pulling down his pants at a party and exposing him in front of her friends. Kloss co-starred with Perry in the video for her 2010 hit “Teenage Dream,” and he posted the a...
02:13, 08/13/2019

Kim Kardashian "Deeply Shocked" by Photographer Marcus Hyde Misconduct Allegations Kim Kardashian is speaking out against celebrity photographer Marcus Hyde. In a new post shared on Instagram Stories Tuesday afternoon, the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star shared her......
01:00, 07/24/2019

MTV Movie & TV Awards Yank Jason Mitchell’s Best Performance Nod Following Misconduct Allegations The bells continue to toll for embattled actor Jason Mitchell. The MTV Movie & TV Awards have dropped him from contention for this year’s “Best Performance in a Show” award for his work in Showtime’s The Chi following allegations of misconduct ag...
08:00, 05/30/2019

MTV revokes Jason Mitchell award nomination in light of misconduct allegations We reported last week on the sudden firing from multiple projects of actor Jason Mitchell, who—after being accused of misconduct and harassment by a number of his co-stars on multiple sets—has now been dropped from both Showtime’s The Chi and the upc...
03:13, 05/30/2019

Trump’s nominee for Joint Chiefs of Staff accused of sexual misconduct WASHINGTON — A senior military officer has accused the Air Force general tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of sexual misconduct, potentially jeopardizing his nomination. Members of Congress have raised questions about t...
10:26, 07/11/2019

Sexual abuse and misconduct claims in US Olympic sports rise by 55% in 2019 SafeSport faces funding questions as case load rises sharplyCenter now receiving 239 reports a month, up 55% from 2018The US Center for SafeSport is fielding 55% more reports of sex abuse and other misconduct in 2019 than it did last year, leading to...
05:39, 09/18/2019

Eataly ends relationship with Mario Batali amid misconduct scandal Chef Mario Batali, whose career crumbled amid sexual misconduct allegations, no longer owns a stake in Italian marketplace Eataly.        ...
19:39, 08/17/2019

Morehouse Students' Claims of Sexual Misconduct Prompt Additional Investigations Viral videos containing accusations of sexual misconduct have prompted internal investigations at one of America’s most celebrated historically black colleges after two social media whistleblowers allege that they were victims of sexual harassment an...
20:13, 07/26/2019

UN Palestinian refugee agency reels over allegations of sexual misconduct, nepotism A controversial U.N. Palestinian refugee agency is reeling from allegations of sexual misconduct and abuses of authority involving the agency chief and other senior management figures -- the latest controversy for the embattled agency that the U.S. w...
21:00, 08/03/2019

Reports: Chief of protocol Sean Lawler out amid misconduct accusations Assistant Secretary of State Sean Lawler, the lead go-between for President Donald Trump and foreign dignitaries, is out of the job amid accusations of harassment and discrimination, reports said Wednesday....
15:26, 06/26/2019

Phoenix cops’ offensive Facebook posts lead to misconduct investigation PHOENIX (KPNX) — Declaring her “shock” at Phoenix police officers’  inflammatory posts on Facebook, Police Chief Jeri Williams said Tuesday she was assigning an undisclosed number of officers to desk jobs while they’re investi...
05:39, 06/06/2019

Dillian Whyte and the difference between being cleared to fight and clean to fight Although "cleared to fight", should Dillian Whyte have been allowed to box Oscar Rivas on July 20? Elliot Worsell investigates The post Dillian Whyte and the difference between being cleared to fight and clean to fight appeared first on Boxing News....
04:52, 07/31/2019

Why Netflix cut ‘13 Reasons Why’ suicide scene after years of controversy It's took two years and millions of concerned parents to convince streaming giant Netflix to censor "13 Reasons Why," a series about teenage suicide....
16:52, 07/16/2019

Menu items named after ‘Lock Her Up’ spark controversy A new restaurant in New Mexico has sparked controversy over menu items named after popular phrases used by President Trump. Urban Taqueria, located in Albuquerque, is the talk of the town after some customers complained about the use of terms like “T...
03:00, 09/05/2019

'Don't shoot': why Vetements' latest T-shirt is causing controversy The garment from the brand’s SS20 collection is a semi-replica of one worn by journalists in Lebanon during the 1982 Israeli invasion – and previously reworked by fashion label QasimiTrend-setting label Vetements has been criticised for featuring a T...
21:52, 06/24/2019

University may return largest-ever donation over abortion controversy Controversy over Alabama’s new abortion restrictions could have financial consequences for the state’s public university system. The chancellor of the University of Alabama system this week asked the institution to return $21.5 million donated to its...
02:26, 06/01/2019

Why a Plan to Redefine the Meaning of ‘Museum’ Is Stirring Up Controversy When you visit a museum, chances are you think more about the items you’re there to see than about the museum itself — much less about the meaning of museums in general. But while art and antiquities are what draw millions of curious visi...
19:00, 09/09/2019

Swimming Gets A New Controversy With Lilly King's Vague Disqualification American breaststroke specialist Lilly King comfortably won the 100-meter race, her best event, at the 2019 FINA World Championships in Gwangju, but she was denied a chance at the 200-meter gold after she was disqualified from a preliminary heat. She...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Hope Solo ironically keeps the USWNT celebration controversy going Hope Solo has joined the criticism against the United States Women’s National Team. Solo, who played goalie for the USWNT from 2000-2016 and played every minute of the team’s 2015 World Cup triumph, joined others in ripping the American goal celebrat...
20:00, 06/13/2019

Brace for controversy: Edward Snowden has written a memoir Enlarge / This is going to go down on your permanent record. (credit: McMillan Publishers) Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee and National Security Agency contractor who spilled some of the deepest secrets of the US government's electronic sur...
20:00, 08/01/2019

Serena Williams' US Open controversy comes down to these two questions Serena Williams' US Open controversy comes down to two questions: Was she treated differently than a man would have been? And, if so, why?        ...
22:13, 05/15/2019

Tax cut controversy claims the head of Poland's finance minister The Polish government is unveiling a cut in income tax to zero for young people from September. Some ask how it will be financed, but others see a cunning plan to attract young voters before the October general election....
10:39, 06/07/2019

New Orleans Saints react to Kentucky Derby controversy The New Orleans Saints were apparently watching the Kentucky Derby result closely as the unofficial winner of the race was disqualified after stewards determined the horse impeded the progress of two other horse in an abrupt fashion....
17:39, 05/06/2019

Congress finally catches up to the ‘bitcon’ after Libra controversy As I was saying in a column back on May 22, bitcoin and all the other phony cryptocurrencies need to be investigated. They are “bitcons” — confidence games that are going to eventually cheat anyone foolish enough to entrust their money to these scams...
05:13, 07/18/2019

| Hamilton ducks controversy, praises British fans Lewis Hamilton did his best to avoid controversy when he ducked comparisons with other drivers and heaped praise on his countrymen ahead of his home British Grand Prix...
20:26, 07/11/2019

At NDA Meet, PM Expresses Concern Over "Needless Controversy" On EVMs Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed concern over the "needless controversy" created by the Opposition over Electronic Voting Machines or EVMs at a meeting of NDA leaders, even as the......
22:13, 05/21/2019

German conference on Islamic veil sparks controversy Islamic veils are a hot topic in Germany, particularly due to a growing Muslim population. Now, outcry over an academic conference on the issue has surprised even its organizer, who says freedom of speech is at stake....
01:52, 05/03/2019

Singaporean Broadcaster’s Advertisement Prompts ‘Brownface’ Controversy Singapore’s state-owned broadcaster apologized this week for an ad campaign that sparked accusations of “brownface” after an ethnically Chinese actor darkened his skin to play characters of other races, Agence France-Presse reports....
22:26, 07/31/2019

What to Know About Sean Spicer and the Controversy Over His Dancing With the Stars Casting The announcement Wednesday that former White House Press secretary Sean Spicer will appear in the upcoming season of Dancing With the Stars has sparked fierce debate online – with show’s longtime host Tom Bergeron among those sharing con...
20:39, 08/22/2019

Japan edge battling Scotland as VAR controversy mars win "Japan scored twice in the first half in a 2-1 win over Scotland, a result that leaves Shelley Kerr\u0027s side\u0027s hopes hanging by a thread at the women\u0027s World Cup."...
19:13, 06/14/2019

Belgian king's meeting with far-right leader sparks controversy First such audience since 1936 comes after Vlaams Belang wins 18 seats in electionThe leader of Flanders’ far-right separatist party has had an audience with the king of Belgium for the first time in the modern political era.According to Belgian medi...
19:52, 05/29/2019

Amid USS McCain controversy, Pentagon says military will not be politicized The Pentagon has told the White House that the U.S. military will not be politicized, a U.S. official said on Sunday, amid a controversy after officials directed the United States Navy to keep the USS John S. McCain out of sight during a recent speec...
14:39, 06/02/2019

Tom Brady’s odd excuse in ‘Tom Terrific’ controversy: ‘Didn’t like the nickname’ Tom Brady wants out of the “Tom Terrific” debate. The Patriots quarterback tried to trademark the nickname and drew criticism and protest from Mets fans who were insulted that he was trying to take Tom Seaver’s nickname. Brady said ...
20:52, 06/06/2019

Pat Shurmur squashes Giants’ QB controversy murmurs: Eli’s the starter It is not difficult to follow the sound bites and come to the readily apparent conclusion that yes, indeed, Eli Manning will start the regular-season opener against the Cowboys in Arlington, Texas, because coach Pat Shurmur believes the 38-year-old q...
02:00, 08/24/2019

Matt Kuchar stumbles into another bizarre PGA Tour controversy Matt Kuchar’s trademark smile disappeared again on Thursday. The American bickered with PGA Tour officials at The Memorial over whether his tee shot on the 17th hole ended up in his own pitch mark or that of another player’s. You are allo...
15:39, 05/31/2019

UN counterterrorism chief makes controversy trip to Xinjiang BEIJING (AP) — China says the U.N. counterterrorism chief has visited Xinjiang last week despite protests from the U.S. and a rights group that the trip would be inappropriate in light of the human rights conditions in the far west region. The Chines...
07:52, 06/16/2019

Whincup apologises for Supercars Pukekohe safety car controversy Triple Eight driver Jamie Whincup has expressed remorse for overtaking the safety car at Pukekohe and his subsequent criticism of race control's actions...
19:39, 09/17/2019

NOAA chief: No one getting fired over Dorian forecast controversy No one at the National Weather Service is at risk of losing their jobs in connection to last week's controversy over Hurricane Dorian's chances of hitting Alabama, according to the top official at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration....
21:26, 09/10/2019

Valve updates bug bounty rules after Steam zero-day controversy PC gaming giant Valve has said that banning a security research who reported a zero-day vulnerability in its Steam gaming client was “a mistake”.Last month Russian security researcher Vasily Kravets filed a bug report in which he reveal...
08:26, 08/23/2019

Forest Hills HS ‘pot principal’ steps down after months of controversy They smoked him out. The embattled principal of Forest Hills HS has resigned amid complaints of rampant, unchecked marijuana smoking and general disorder at the school, officials said Monday. Teachers and parents have howled for Ben Sherman’s r...
06:13, 06/04/2019

Disrespectful or funny? Pro riders react to bottle controversy "Marco Haller clashed with a fan who tried to take a bottle from his mouth at the Giro d\u0027Italia - but what did his fellow pros make of the incident?"...
22:00, 05/25/2019

How Controversy Over the Census and Immigration Caused a Crisis 100 Years Ago After months of headlines, presidential tweets and a Supreme Court decision, the 2020 Census will not ask people about their citizenship status. President Donald Trump and his advisers tried to add the question, claiming it was necessary to help en...
09:26, 07/24/2019

Swimming: Scott returns to pool after podium controversy Britain's Duncan Scott said he was unaware he had been issued a warning by swimming's governing body FINA over his refusal to shake Sun Yang's hand at the medal ceremony for the 200 freestyle on Tuesday....
08:13, 07/24/2019