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August 28, 2018 6:57 PM Barnes & Noble is sued by ex-CEO over termination

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The former Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS.N) chief executive who was fired last month for alleged policy violations sued the bookseller for breach of contract and defamation in connection with his sudden termination after just 14 months on the job. In a complaint filed on Tuesday in Manhattan federal court, Demos Parneros accused Barnes 75

August 24, 2018 9:38 PM Faizon Love Sued by Ex-Personal Assistant for Sexual Harassment

Faizon Love was a sex-crazed boss who went so far as sending his personal assistant an XXX video ... so claims an assistant who quit after 17 days on the job. Tashiana Luke is suing the comedian/actor and his company, Dough Boy Inc. and claims Faizon would regularly make unwanted sexual advances. According to docs obtained by TMZ ... Tashiana says one night 94

August 24, 2018 6:49 PM Former CDC director Frieden arrested for sexual abuse

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thomas Frieden, a former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), was arrested in New York City on Friday on charges of sexual abuse, forcible touching and harassment of a woman last year, the New York Police Department said. Frieden, who also once served as New York City’s health commissioner, turned 77

August 24, 2018 4:16 PM Tom Frieden, ex-CDC head and New York City Health Commissioner, arrested after groping allegation

Dr Tom Frieden, former director of the CDC, has been arrested on suspicion of sexually harassing a woman at his Brooklyn apartment. (Reuters) Tom Frieden, the former head of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and an ex-New York City Health Commissioner, has been arrested amid allegations he sexually harassed a woman in his Brooklyn apartment 103

August 23, 2018 8:08 PM Oregon man gets jail time for harassing Yellowstone bison

BOZEMAN, Mont. – An Oregon man has been sentenced to 130 days in jail after pleading guilty to misconduct in two national parks, including harassing a bison that had stopped traffic in Yellowstone National Park. Raymond Reinke's crimes drew national attention when at least one Yellowstone visitor caught his interaction with a bison on video . Reinke 80

August 20, 2018 11:34 PM Mel Watt Sued by Government Employee Alleging Sexual Harassment, Retaliation

Regulator of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac faces allegations its director made sexual advances to employee Simone Grimes, retaliated against her when she complained WASHINGTON—A senior federal employee sued the director of the agency that oversees housing-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, accusing Mel Watt of denying her a raise and promotion after 61

August 18, 2018 7:20 AM NBA Commish Adam Silver Lets Death Threat Sender Slide, Charges Dropped

The man who threatened to kill Adam Silver over an NBA roster spot just caught a huge break ... and he has the commish to thank for it. 27-year-old David Pyant was arrested and charged with aggravated harassment back in May after sending an email to Silver, saying "If you don't let me play, I'm going to come up there and kill you with my f*cking gun." But, Pyant 77

August 14, 2018 9:58 PM Match Group and IAC Face Lawsuit Over Tinder’s Valuation

Suit claims dating app’s parent companies manipulated financial information; it also includes sexual-harassment allegation Three of Tinder’s founders and a handful of current executives say the popular dating app’s parent companies cheated them out of as much as $2 billion by manipulating financial information to undermine its valuation, according to a lawsuit 61

August 10, 2018 12:30 AM NY Times writer deletes, apologizes for 'inappropriate' tweet about Sarah Jeong

New York Times features writer Elizabeth Williamson on Thursday deleted what she called an "inappropriate" tweet that seemed to criticize the paper's controversial new hire Sarah Jeong. Williamson, who is based in the paper's Washington bureau, originally had tweeted out a link to a column by opinion writer Bret Stephens about Jeong's hiring 86

August 7, 2018 11:25 AM Protesters target nail salons after broomstick brawl footage goes viral

Nail salon workers in Brooklyn squared off with two customers, using broomsticks, fists and dustpans to pummel the pair after one of them refused to pay for a 'f#$@ed up' eyebrow job. Protesters in Brooklyn — some chanting “where is ICE?” — besieged a second nail salon Monday that they believe is connected to the shop where customers brawled on video 86