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Weinstein expected to surrender to NY authorities Friday

Weinstein expected to surrender to NY authorities Friday

Fallen Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein was expected to turn himself in to New York police on Friday to face sex crime charges, nearly eight months after his career imploded in a blaze of assault accusations ...

Greek mayor hospitalised after 'far-right' attack

Greek mayor hospitalised after 'far-right' attack

The mayor of Greece's second city Thessaloniki was hospitalised early Sunday after an assault by suspected far-right members at a rally, officials said.

Ellen Barkin hits back at Terry Gilliam over #MeToo comments

Ellen Barkin hits back at Terry Gilliam over #MeToo comments

The actress Ellen Barkin has hit back at Hollywood director Terry Gilliam after he said the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment and assault has morphed into ‘mob rule.’

Syria forces ready for assault on rebel enclave

Syria forces ready for assault on rebel enclave

Syrian forces readied Sunday for a ground offensive against the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta outside Damascus, a monitor said, as residents of the capital braced for retaliatory shelling.

Uma Thurman details Weinstein 'attack'

Uma Thurman details Weinstein 'attack'

Actress Uma Thurman, who is indelibly linked to Harvey Weinstein's Miramax studio thanks to her iconic roles in ‘Pulp Fiction’ and ‘Kill Bill,’ has broken her silence ...

India court orders rape victim's baby exhumed for test

India court orders rape victim's baby exhumed for test

An Indian court has ordered the exhumation of the remains of a baby born to a teenage rape survivor so that a paternity test can be conducted, police said Monday.

Syrian army starts assault on last IS stronghold

Syrian army starts assault on last IS stronghold

Syria's army and its allies began an asssault on the largest remaining stronghold of Islamic State in Syria and Iraq on Wednesday, Hezbollah-controlled media said, signalling the imminent fall ...

Iraqi forces in final assault to take Hawija from Islamic State

Iraqi forces in final assault to take Hawija from Islamic State

Iraqi forces on Wednesday launched the final assault to capture the town of Hawija, one of two pockets of territory still under control of Islamic State in Iraq, the country's military said in a statement.

TV commentator accuses Fox Business host of rape

TV commentator accuses Fox Business host of rape

A former Fox Business Network guest commentator has accused a prominent host of rape, the latest in a series of sexual misconduct allegations to rock the broadcaster.

Mugabe in South Africa after wife is accused of assault

Mugabe in South Africa after wife is accused of assault

Veteran Zimbabwe leader Robert Mugabe has arrived in South Africa, state media said, for a regional summit overshadowed by accusations his wife assaulted a 20-year-old model in a Johannesburg hotel room.

Uber driver charged with raping 16-year-old passenger

Uber driver charged with raping 16-year-old passenger

An Uber driver in Australia has been charged with raping a 16-year-old passenger, the second driver from the ride-sharing service to stand accused of sexually assaulting a passenger in Brisbane in a week.

Cow vigilantes arrested for assault on Indian officials

Cow vigilantes arrested for assault on Indian officials

Eight men have been arrested for violently ambushing a government convoy transporting cows in northwest India, police said Tuesday, the latest assault by vigilantes claiming to protect the sacred animal.