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NEW YORK | Report: Authorities looking into Asia Argento allegation

NEW YORK  — Authorities said Monday that they are looking into sexual assault allegations by a young actor against Italian actress Asia Argento — one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment. Los Angeles County sheriff’s Capt. Darren Harris said investigators from his department will seek to talk to Jimmy … Continue reading NEW YORK | Report: Authorities looking into Asia Argento allegation

WASHINGTON | Pressure builds on Schumer before Kavanaugh meeting

WASHINGTON — At least once a week, they assemble in Capitol meeting rooms for an hour-long strategy session. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is a regular attendee, as are some other Democratic senators, a dozen Senate aides and representatives of about 20 liberal organizations. The goal: figuring out how to derail President Donald Trump’s Supreme … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Pressure builds on Schumer before Kavanaugh meeting

NEW YORK | Report: MeToo activist Argento settled sex assault complaint

NEW YORK — The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento recently settled a complaint filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17. Argento is one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement. The Times says that Argento, 42, settled … Continue reading NEW YORK | Report: MeToo activist Argento settled sex assault complaint

NEW YORK | Report: MeToo activist Argento settled sexual assault suit

NEW YORK — The New York Times reports that Italian actress Asia Argento recently settled a lawsuit filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17. Argento is one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement. The Times says that Argento, 42, settled … Continue reading NEW YORK | Report: MeToo activist Argento settled sexual assault suit

BERLIN | Ryanair pilots strike in Germany, 4 other countries

BERLIN  — Ryanair pilots in several European countries on Friday staged a strike that prompted the budget carrier to cancel 400 flights. A walkout called by German union Cockpit accounted for many of Friday’s cancelations. Strikes were also called in Sweden, Ireland, Belgium and the Netherlands. The airline said that over 2,000 flights, or 85 … Continue reading BERLIN | Ryanair pilots strike in Germany, 4 other countries