sexual misconduct

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Ohio State president seeks info about alleged misconduct

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The president of Ohio State University has asked alumni for help with an investigation into reports of alleged sexual misconduct by a former university doctor. At issue are allegations against Richard Strauss, who died in 2005. To date, the university has received confidential reports alleging sexual misconduct from male athletes in … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | Ohio State president seeks info about alleged misconduct

BEIJING | LA Times suspends Beijing chief amid sexual misconduct probe

BEIJING — The Los Angeles Times suspended the head of its Beijing bureau Wednesday after he was accused of sexual misconduct for a second time. The newspaper said it has launched an investigation into allegations against Jonathan Kaiman made by a former Wall Street Journal editor. In January, another woman accused Kaiman, who was hired … Continue reading BEIJING | LA Times suspends Beijing chief amid sexual misconduct probe

SAN FRANCISCO | Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

SAN FRANCISCO — Uber’s ride-hailing service will give its U.S. passengers and drivers more leeway to pursue claims of sexual misconduct, its latest attempt to shed its reputation for brushing aside bad behavior. The shift announced Tuesday will allow riders and drivers to file allegations of rape, sexual assault and harassment in courts and mediation, … Continue reading SAN FRANCISCO | Uber shifts policy for alleged sexual misconduct on service

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. | Missouri to hold special session on Greitens’ impeachment

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — In a historic move, Missouri lawmakers announced Thursday that they are calling themselves into a special session to consider impeaching Gov. Eric Greitens following allegations of sexual misconduct and misuse of charity resources. House and Senate leaders said they had gathered more than the constitutionally required signatures of three-fourths of the … Continue reading JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. | Missouri to hold special session on Greitens’ impeachment

NEW YORK | More women accuse Rose; some say they alerted CBS managers

NEW YORK (AP) — More than two dozen additional women have come forward with sexual misconduct allegations against former CBS News anchor Charlie Rose, and the Washington Post says managers were alerted about his questionable behavior on at least three occasions. Rose was fired as “CBS This Morning” anchor and his PBS interview show cancelled … Continue reading NEW YORK | More women accuse Rose; some say they alerted CBS managers

TOKYO | Japan’s pop band Tokio member resigns over sexual misconduct

TOKYO — Tatsuya Yamaguchi of Japan’s star pop group Tokio, who acknowledged last week he had sexually harassed a teenage girl, says he’s quitting the band. The other four members appeared in a news conference Wednesday that was broadcast live on national television, making the Tokio scandal one of the most high-profile #MeToo cases riveting … Continue reading TOKYO | Japan’s pop band Tokio member resigns over sexual misconduct