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More than 30 women come forward to accuse director James Toback of sexual harassment – Los Angeles Times

He prowled the streets of Manhattan looking for attractive young women, usually in their early 20s, sometimes college students, on occasion a high schooler. He approached them in Central Park, standing in line at a bank or drug store or at a copy center while they worked on their resumes. His opening line had a few variations. One went: “My ...

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Report: Bill O'Reilly settled sexual harassment claim from Fox News contributor for $32 million – Washington Post

A new report says that Bill O’Reilly settled a sexual harassment allegation by a longtime Fox News contributor before his “O’Reilly Factor”contract was renewed. (Richard Drew/AP) Former Fox News host Bill O’Reilly secretly settled a sexual harassment allegation with a network contributor for $32 million — the largest, by far, of six such agreements that eventually toppled the outspoken commentator, ...

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Box Office: Tyler Perry's 'Boo 2!' Set to Top Sluggish Weekend Ahead of 'Geostorm' – Variety

Tyler Perry’s most recent installment in the “Madea” franchise, “Boo 2! A Madea Halloween,” is likely to dominate one of the most torpid October weekends yet with $21 million at 2,388 North American locations — nearly double the next highest projected intake from “Geostorm.” “Boo 2,” from Lionsgate, received an A- CinemaScore and should bring in about 30% less than ...

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5 living ex-presidents attend Texas hurricane relief concert – WJLA

FILE – In this Jan. 7, 2009 file photo, Then-President George W. Bush, center, poses with President-elect Barack Obama, and former presidents, from left, George H.W. Bush, left, Bill Clinton and Jimmy Carter, right, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. All five living former U.S. presidents will be attending a concert Saturday night, Oct. 21, 2017, ...

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Everyone is outraged over sexual harassment, but will this moment bring real change? – Los Angeles Times

Last year, Amazon Studios chief Roy Price decided to cancel “Good Girls Revolt” barely a month after its debut. Set in 1969, the partially fact-based drama followed a group of women journalists fighting for equal opportunity and fending off inappropriate bosses in the workplace; one of the real-life figures it portrayed was Eleanor Holmes Norton, who helped write the first ...

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