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  • R. Kelly streams increase amid sexual assault allegations

    Despite campaigns to remove his catalog from streaming services following sexual assault allegations, R. Kelly is laughing all the way to the bank. “I’ma tell you something,” Kelly, 51, said in a video from May 17 that surfaced Tuesday. “I’ma take this musical s—t, and I’ma inject these motherf—kers...
  • #MeToo leader cleared of groping allegations

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Outside investigators on Thursday cleared a California assemblywoman who was once at the forefront of the state’s #MeToo movement of allegations that she groped a male staff member in 2014. However, Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia is still facing discipline for using vulgar language in violation of the...
  • Missouri governor vows he won’t quit amid allegations

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Drawing on his Navy SEAL training, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens asserted Thursday that he will not quit or back down despite a criminal charge and potential impeachment proceedings involving various allegations of misconduct against him. Greitens’ defiant comments came as Missouri lawmakers and the...
  • R. Kelly Stages Racy Performance In North Carolina Amid Protest, Allegations

    With demonstrators standing outside his concert protesting his presence, R. Kelly summoned his passionate fans to carry him through what has been a difficult week. Interspersing references to God with his suggestive lyrics and salty language, Kelly stirred up a crowd inside the Greensboro Coliseum on Friday to buoy...
  • NCAA reforms should go further amid FBI hoops probe

    The Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics supports recent reform proposals to the NCAA amid a federal corruption investigation into college basketball – but wants the NCAA to do more. The commission suggests changing the NCAA’s governance structure and additional financial regulations regarding coaches or school employees receiving outside income...
  • Woman tells police Steve Wynn raped her in ’70s

    LAS VEGAS (AP) – A woman told police she had a child with casino mogul Steve Wynn after he raped her, while another reported she was forced to resign from a Las Vegas job after she refused to have sex with him. The Associated Press on Tuesday obtained copies of...
  • Allegations of sex trafficking found unsubstantiated, church members speak up

    Last week, students’ social media blew up regarding a possible sex trafficking scheme that occurred on campus, but University Police later said these claims were unsubstantiated. The posts detailed encounters involving two women approaching students to talk about God. After asking them to join a bible study, the women...
  • Nick Carter’s Rape Accuser Files Police Report

    The singer who accused Nick Carter of allegedly raping her in 2002 has filed a report with cops about the incident. We’re told Melissa Schuman — a singer from the girl group, Dream — filed a report alleging sexual assault Wednesday with the Santa Monica Police Department. Law enforcement...
  • Casino mogul Steve Wynn resigns amid sex misconduct claims

    LAS VEGAS (AP) – Facing investigations by gambling regulators and allegations of sexual misconduct, billionaire casino mogul Steve Wynn has stepped down as chairman and CEO of the resorts bearing his names. The Las Vegas-based Wynn Resorts in a statement said Wynn’s resignation Tuesday was effective immediately. It came less...