R. Kelly accused of sex with teen girl in 1990s as indictment is updated

(Reuters) – Singer R. Kelly, already facing trial in three states on sexual abuse, child pornography, kidnapping and obstruction of justice charges, has been hit with an updated indictment... Read more »

R. Kelly’s sexual abuse trial in New York delayed to July

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A federal judge on Thursday delayed R. Kelly’s racketeering, sexual abuse and bribery trial in Brooklyn, New York to July 7, so it would not... Read more »

Timeline: The Harvey Weinstein story: From studio to courtroom in 40 years

(Reuters) – Here is a timeline recounting the highs and lows over 40 years in the life of Harvey Weinstein. Once one of Hollywood’s most powerful executives, Weinstein is... Read more »

Timeline: The Harvey Weinstein story – from studio to courtroom in 40 years

(Reuters) – Here is a timeline recounting the highs and lows over 40 years in the life of Harvey Weinstein. Once one of Hollywood’s most powerful executives, Weinstein faces... Read more »

‘Leaving Neverland’ accusers can pursue lawsuits against Michael Jackson’s companies: appeals court

(Reuters) – Two men featured in a 2019 documentary alleging sexual abuse by Michael Jackson were given the go-ahead on Friday to pursue claims against two of the late... Read more »

Timeline: Key events of the rise and fall of Harvey Weinstein

(Reuters) – Harvey Weinstein, who transformed the independent film world with award-winning movies such as “Shakespeare in Love” and “The English Patient”, faces criminal sexual assault charges before a... Read more »

Nepal detains 122 Chinese for suspected cyber crime and bank fraud

KATHMANDU (Reuters) – Police in Nepal have detained 122 Chinese men and women in its biggest crackdown on crime by foreigners entering the country on tourist visas, officials said... Read more »

Nepal detains 122 Chinese for suspected cyber crime, bank fraud

KATHMANDU (Reuters) – Police in Nepal have detained 122 Chinese nationals in its biggest crackdown on crime by foreigners entering the country on tourist visa, officials said on Tuesday.... Read more »

Weinstein accuser pushes back on proposed $25 million settlement

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A lawyer for one of the women who brought lawsuits accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct said Thursday that a proposed $25 million settlement for... Read more »

Chile must prosecute police, army for violence against protesters: U.N.

GENEVA (Reuters) – Chilean police and army used excessive or unnecessary force to quell recent demonstrations, committing serious human rights violations – including unlawful killings and torture – that... Read more »