October 31, 2017 7:26 PM Hollywood predators on the prowl?
NEW YORK • Kevin Spacey has the cards stacked against him now. The day after the actor apologised following an accusation that he made a sexual advance on a 14-year-old boy in the 1980s, Netflix announced that the next season of his show House Of Cards would be its last. Netflix and Media Rights Capital, the studio behind the show, said in a statement 130
October 30, 2017 1:09 PM How damaged is Kevin Spacey after response to abuse allegations?
Suspicions raised that actor timed his coming out as gay to deflect attention from claims To say that Kevin Spacey’s response to allegations of sexual abuse is “problematic” would be to understate the case. He could hardly have made the situation worse. But he’s made it bad in a different way. The actor Anthony Rapp, currently to be seen in Star Trek: Discovery 132
October 30, 2017 1:09 PM 'I don’t know many... who don’t have a Kevin Spacey story'
Kevin Spacey tweeted his own statement after actor Anthony Rapp accused 58-year-old of historical harassment Actor, stand-up comedian and writer Aisling Bea tweeted this morning after Kevin Spacey released a statement in which he apologised for any "inappropriate drunken behaviour" with a 14-year-old in 1986. Tweeting this morning, Bea wrote; "I don’t 150
October 30, 2017 12:50 PM Kevin Spacey Apologizes To Anthony Rapp Over Alleged Sexual Misconduct
After a fellow actor made allegations against him, Kevin Spacey says, "if I did behave then as he describes I owe him the sincerest apology for what would have been deeply inappropriate drunken behavior." "I'm beyond horrified to hear his story," Kevin Spacey says of fellow actor Anthony Rapp, who accused Spacey of making a physical sexual advance toward 163
October 30, 2017 5:42 AM How Kevin Spacey’s ‘Coming Out’ Grossly Conflates Pedophilia and Homosexuality
Actor Anthony Rapp accused Oscar winner Kevin Spacey of forcing himself on him when he was 14. Spacey responded by coming out of the closet. The timing couldn’t have been worse. Spacey, who has dodged rumors that he’s gay for years—and even made a public mockery of coming out at this year’s Tony Awards—responded to the allegations by saying if he did do what Rapp alleges 123
October 29, 2017 7:21 AM 80% of women at high risk of breast cancer are not getting screened
Washington: Beware women! A study has recently warned that more than 80 percent of women with a high risk of breast cancer are declining screening, even when it's free. According to researchers, U.S. women who had five times the risk of breast cancer were not motivated to be checked - even though they know they are at a high risk. More than eight out of 10 women 154
October 29, 2017 7:06 AM Cancer-care needs to be tailored to women’s needs
Cancer has the potential to debilitate life physically, emotionally and economically, and in a manner few other ailments can. And the unfortunate reality in India is that the incidence of cancer and resultant mortality among women is on the rise. Over 2,000 new women are diagnosed with cancer every day, which is expected to spiral to 3,500 every day by 2025. The challenge 158
October 29, 2017 7:06 AM Breast cancer: Exercise gives longevity, says Survivors
Some breast cancer survivors on Saturday said exercise and self-breast examination are critical in attaining healthy living and long life. Mrs Chioma Ikejiani, a Gender Activist with Jaytees Wellbeing, said this at a Cancer Awareness walk organised by Jaytees Clothes and Accessories in collaboration with Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN) 140
October 29, 2017 6:30 AM I Paid The Price For Disagreeing With Obasanjo On Third Term – Kalu
You are a major player in the nation’s economy. What actually are your businesses? We are into shipping, banking and insurance. We are also into trading, which is my traditional profession as an Igbere man, while our other businesses that were thriving during the tenure of President Olusegun Obasanjo have been moved out of Nigeria. This happened when the licences 178
October 29, 2017 2:05 AM And Unwittingly Gave Her Own Child Away
Jessica Allen was already the mother of two boys when she decided to become a surrogate. The pay she would receive to carry another woman's child to term - $30,000 - would allow Allen to become a stay-at-home mom, as well as save for a new house. It would also be her "chance to give a family the blessing of a child," her partner, Wardell Jasper, told her, according 176