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November 1, 2017 12:40 AM 'He grabbed my whole package': Kevin Spacey is accused by a second Hollywood figure who claims House of Cards star groped him a Los Angeles pub in 2003

A second Hollywood figure has come forward Tuesday with sexual assault allegations against actor Kevin Spacey. Tony Montana, a documentary filmmaker, says that the House of Cards star groped him in the Coronet Pub in Los Angeles in 2003. He says he was in the bar working when Spacey showed up with a number of his friends. 'I went up to order a drink 145

October 27, 2017 9:07 AM North Korea was behind WannaCry ransomware cyber attack that disabled the NHS in May, claims UK security minister

North Korea has been publicly blamed by the UK's Security Minister for the WannaCry cyber attack which hit the NHS. Home Office Minister Ben Wallace said the Government believed 'quite strongly' that a foreign state was behind the ransomware attack and named North Korea. Pyongyang has been widely blamed for the May cyber attack in security circles, and Microsoft's 129

October 27, 2017 8:05 AM NHS could have 'fended off' WannaCry by taking 'simple steps' – report

Service was warned of the risks a year before ransomware hit The NHS could have fended off WannaCry "if only it had taken simple steps to protect its computers", but failed to heed warnings about falling victim to a cyber attack a full year before that incident happened. This was among the findings of an investigation by the National Audit Office, which 115

October 25, 2017 1:50 AM Harvey Weinstein faces assault claims from two more women, and his company is sued for negligence

Two more women accused movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault Tuesday, and the company he co-founded is facing a potentially costly lawsuit over his conduct. Mimi Haleyi, a production assistant on a Weinstein Co. TV show, said Tuesday she was sexually assaulted by Harvey Weinstein in 2006 in New York. On the same day, actress Dominique Huett 118

October 24, 2017 8:31 AM Microsoft Declares Victory in Fight to Tell Users About Government Email Searches

In April of last year, Microsoft sued the United States government for the right to inform customers when authorities are rifling through their emails on Microsoft’s servers. The government was using gag orders in thousands of investigations each year, with no fixed end date for the enforced secrecy. Now Microsoft is winding down its case because the government 86

October 23, 2017 11:31 PM New York attorney general launches probe of Weinstein Co

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced a civil rights investigation on Monday into The Weinstein Co. following sexual harassment and assault allegations against its co-founder, Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. As part of the investigation, the prosecutor's office issued a subpoena seeking company records on harassment 133

October 20, 2017 9:16 PM Pollution More Deadly Than War, Smoking, Or AIDS: Lancet Study

Environmental pollutants are killing at least 9 million people worldwide. OTTAWA — Pollution kills more people around the world than war and infectious diseases, says a new report — proof, environmental lobbyists say, of why Canada needs enforceable national air quality standards. The Lancet medical journal study out Friday suggests at least nine million 118

October 20, 2017 7:52 PM TV Academy to consider expelling Harvey Weinstein

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Television Academy has voted to begin disciplinary proceedings against disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein. The academy, which bestows the Emmy awards, said a hearing has been set for November to consider "action up to and including termination of academy membership." Weinstein, who recently has been accused of multiple acts of sexual 153

October 20, 2017 7:34 PM The Latest: Ex actress alleges Harvey Weinstein harassed her

A former television and stage actress says Harvey Weinstein ruined her career ambition after he exposed himself to her during a meeting in 1989. Speaking at a Friday press conference with attorney Gloria Allred, Heather Kerr said that she been working in the office of an entertainment business manager and sometimes answered the phones. Weinstein was a frequent 139

October 19, 2017 10:30 PM Poor bear the brunt of 9m pollution-linked deaths a year

‘Lancet’ findings: Most detailed review of pollution impact on global health ever compiled Pollution is blamed for up to nine million deaths each year worldwide, disproportionately affecting people living in some of the world’s poorest countries, according to a global investigation. The findings, published in The Lancet, include the most in-depth and detailed 99