Opera star Domingo cancels Madrid shows, defends conduct after sexual harassment claims

MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish opera star Placido Domingo has withdrawn from planned performances of “La Traviata” at Madrid’s Teatro Real following complaints he sexually harassed women, defending himself in... Read more »

Actress Lori Loughlin among parents to face U.S. college scam trial in October

BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal judge on Thursday said actress Lori Loughlin in October will be among eight parents accused of participating in a vast U.S. college admissions bribery... Read more »

Spain cancels Placido Domingo performances over sexual misconduct allegations

FILE PHOTO: Opera singer Placido Domingo sits during an event at the Manhattan School of Music in New York, U.S., May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton MADRID (Reuters) – Spain’s... Read more »

It’s a wrap: Russian Batmobile towed away in plastic after city jaunt

MOSCOW (Reuters) – A would-be Russian superhero returned to reality with a bump when police pulled him over as he drove a replica Batmobile through Moscow. The vehicle was... Read more »

Weinstein upbeat at Manhattan hospital after sex crimes conviction, lawyer says

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein was in good spirits on Tuesday, as he accepted visitors while under police guard at a Manhattan hospital, his lawyer... Read more »

‘Freddie Mercury Close’: London street named after Queen singer

LONDON (Reuters) – A street in the London suburb where Freddie Mercury lived as a teenager was renamed Freddie Mercury Close on Monday at a ceremony attended by the... Read more »

Placido Domingo apologizes after union finds he sexually harassed women

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Opera singer Placido Domingo apologized to the women who have accused him of sexual harassment on Tuesday, after an investigation by the American Guild of... Read more »

Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape, in victory for #MeToo movement

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein was convicted of sexual assault and rape in a New York court on Monday and taken off to jail in... Read more »

Spanish opera star Placido Domingo apologizes to women after harassment claims – report

MADRID (Reuters) – Opera singer Placido Domingo apologized to the women who accused him of sexual harassment for the “pain” he caused them and accepted “full responsibility” in a... Read more »

After a Four Seasons breakfast, Harvey Weinstein sent to dank New York jail

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Harvey Weinstein’s day began with expensive coffee and Acqua Panna mineral water at a breakfast meeting with his lawyers in a Four Seasons hotel near... Read more »