SexAllegations

  • Rep John Rogers announced he is retiring

    Democratic Rep. John Conyers, who has been accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct, announced Tuesday that he is retiring and is backing his son to replace him in Congress. The veteran congressman told a Detroit radio station the allegations against him were part of the “game of politics”...
  • CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

    NEW YORK (AP) – CBS News and PBS both cut ties to Charlie Rose on Tuesday, less than 24 hours after several women who worked with him on his PBS interview show alleged a pattern of sexual misconduct, including groping and walking naked in front of them. Both organizations stressed...
  • Allegations against Roy Moore roil US evangelical ranks

    For many evangelicals, fiery Alabama politician and judge Roy Moore has been a longtime hero. Others have sometimes cringed at his heated rhetoric and bellicose style. Now, as Moore’s Republican U.S. Senate campaign is imperiled by allegations of sexual overtures to a 14-year-old girl when he was in his...
  • Seattle Mayor resigns after latest child sex-abuse allegation

    (CNN)Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced his resignation Tuesday, hours after new sexual abuse allegations surfaced against the embattled politician. Murray, a Democrat and the city’s first openly gay mayor, said he was resigning effective 5 p.m. Wednesday so the scandal would no longer overshadow his office. The mayor’s announcement...
  • Report: Pete Rose out at Fox Sports in aftermath of underage sex allegations

    Once again, it looks like Pete Rose’s past has caught up with him and this time he’s reportedly paying with his TV career. The Hollywood Reporter, citing unnamed sources, says Rose is out at Fox Sports after allegations surfaced recently that he carried on a sexual relationship with a girl under the...
  • Phillies cancel Pete Rose tribute after sex allegations

    He’s out. Banned baseball great Pete Rosewon’t attend this weekend’s Phillies alumni gathering because he’s concerned the renewed media attention will “overshadow” the festivities, he said in a statement Wednesday. “Pete Rose will not participate in Phillies Alumni Weekend events. Full statement attached.” – @Phillies (@Phillies) The mutual decision...