Brooke Nevils Blasts Matt Lauer’s Rape Denial As ‘A Case Study In Victim Blaming’

raped her in 2014, called “There’s the Matt Lauer that millions of Americans watched on TV every morning for two decades, and there is the Matt Lauer who this morning attempted to bully a former colleague into silence,” In an interview with Ronan Farrow for his forthcoming book “Catch and Kill,” Nevils said Lauer raped her in his hotel room after a night of drinks during the network’s coverage of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Lauer’s firing in 2017, after she informed NBC’s human resources department about it amid the escalating Me Too movement. NBC said it booted Lauer for “inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace.” a 1,400-word open letter published by Variety. He denied Nevils’ rape claim, attacked …

Tigres to ban ‘pseudo fan’ who allegedly groped USA player Sofia Huerta after game

Mexican club Tigres says it intends to ban a supporter for life after he appeared to grope USA international Sofia Huerta after a friendly match Mexican club Tigres says it intends to ban a supporter for life after he appeared to grope USA international Sofia Huerta after a friendly match. Huerta posed with fans for selfies after the game between her team, Houston Dash, and Tigres Feminil on Saturday. Pictures soon appeared on social media of a man grabbing the midfielders chest. https://t.co/rR65v9e8wP October 8, 2019 Tigres said they planned to file a lawsuit against the pseudo fan and ban him for life. As a result of events that took place on Saturday October 5, during which a pseudo-fan reportedly …

Mindy Kaling Exposed The Emmys For Being Sexist | Betches

It’s been nearly 15 years since profile in Elle, Mindy Kaling opens up about a time when she had to fight for the respect the deserved. Kaling said that in the early years of The Office, the Television Academy tried to cut her from the list of producers on The Office, saying that there were too many names on the list. This would have ruled Kaling ineligible to win the Emmy award for Outstanding Comedy Series, which is obviously a major career achievement. But unsurprisingly, Mindy was the only producer who got cut! In order to overturn this decision, Mindy says that “they made me, not any of the other producers, fill out a whole form and write an essay about all my contributions as a writer …

Hong Kong protesters defy ban on masks as they clash with police

Petrol bomb thrown at metro station and government offices vandalised as unrest continues Thousands of protesters are continuing to defy a ban on wearing masks in Hong Kong as clashes have again taken place between demonstrators and authorities. A petrol bomb was thrown at the gate of a metro station, and two government offices and a cafe were vandalised, although the mood on Saturday was less tense than at recent protests because police had not used teargas. Late on Saturday, however, the mood changed when police fired a shot outside the Mong Kok police station. The shot, possibly a rubber bullet or sponge round, was fired after a small group of protesters shouted obscenities and shone laser at police officers, …

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro’s Lawyer Speaks Out About Alleged Incident With Jen Harley – Perez Hilton

The relationship between Ronnie Ortiz-Magro and baby momma Jen Harley has been nothing if not dramatic! ICYMI, the Jersey Shore: Family Reunion In a statement to Us Weekly on Saturday, lawyer Scott E. Leemon shared: “The reporting of the alleged incident relating to Ronnie Magro yesterday is based upon pure speculation and innuendo. We are currently conducting our own investigation and will have no further comment until that has been concluded.” Confusing wording by the attorney considering Ronnie was literally arrested… can’t make that part up! Which part of being tased by the authorities is based on speculation? Meanwhile, the MTV personality seems to be focused on figuring out his next move, too. An insider shared (below) with the publication: “He’s …

Mindy Kaling accuses TV academy of trying to discredit her ‘Office’ work

(CNN)Mindy Kaling has accused the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences of singling her out. The academy told Kaling there were too many producers listed when the show was nominated for an Outstanding Comedy Series category, she said. “They made me, not any of the other producers, fill out a whole form and write an essay about all my contributions as a writer and a producer,” Kaling said. “I had to get letters from all the other male, white producers saying that I had contributed, when my actual record stood for itself.” An academy spokesperson denied that, saying, “No one person was singled out.” “There was an increasing concern years ago regarding the number of performers and writers seeking producer …

Trump Is Flailing. Congress Has Only One Way To Respond.

Trump is facing an latest poll, 58% of Americans now support an Support for impeachment is also  On Wednesday, he ordered the U.S. ambassador to the European Union, Gordon Sondland, not to testify before the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into the July phone call with Ukraine. And later in the day, Trump’s White House counsel While Trump throws a legal temper tantrum over the investigation into Ukraine, he has also made one of the rashest foreign policy decisions of his presidency: pulling U.S. troops out of northern Syria, opening the way for the Turkish military to attack the United States’ Kurdish allies. These are not things that a sane person does. Rep. John Yarmuth (D-Ky.) “There’s really no legislative way to constrain …

Okta wants to make every user a security ally

End users tend to get a bad rap in the security business because they are often the weakest security link. They fall for phishing schemes, use weak passwords and often unknowingly are the conduit for malicious actors getting into your company’s systems. Okta wants to change that by giving end users information about suspicious activity involving their login, while letting them share information with the company’s security apparatus when it makes sense. Okta actually developed a couple of new products under the umbrella SecurityInsights. The end user product is called UserInsights. The other new product, called HealthInsights, is designed for administrators and makes suggestions on how to improve the overall identity posture of a company. UserInsights lets users know when …

UPDATED: Matt Lauer Accused Of Rape In Newly Revealed Accusations | Betches

Ronan Farrow alleges that Lauer raped an NBC News colleague at the Winter Olympics in 2014. In November 2017, Savannah Guthrie Catch and Kill, lifts the veil on what really happened, and the details are incredibly disturbing. He identifies former NBC News employee Brooke Nevils as the person who filed the complaint, as she comes forward publicly for the first time. Nevils spoke to Farrow about exactly what happened that led her to file the complaint. At the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, she says that she was at the hotel bar with Today cohost Meredith Vieira, when Matt Lauer joined them. After that, she states that she went to Lauer’s hotel room two times, once to retrieve her press credential, which she …

South Korea bans men with history of abuse from marrying foreign women

Legal amendment brought in after footage of man beating his Vietnamese wife sparked outcry South Korea is to enact legislation that will ban men with a history of domestic violence from marrying foreign women, the justice ministry has confirmed. The ministry said the change was prompted by national outcry over footage that emerged in July showing a 36-year-old South Korean man physically and verbally assaulting his Vietnamese wife in front of their young child. About 6,000 Vietnamese women marry men in South Korea every year, overtaking China as the country sending the largest number of foreign brides to South Korea, according to the South Korean embassy in Hanoi. The amendment will prohibit South Korean men from inviting foreign women to …

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro Arrested For Kidnapping | Betches

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro from Jersey Shore has gone f*cking crazy again, only this time it’s not in a funny drank-too-much-and-cheated-on-Sammi-Sweetheart type of way. Around 3:00am this morning, Jen Harley, Ronnie’s on-again/off-again girlfriend and the mother of his daughter Ariana, said that Ronnie had been chasing her around with a knife and was currently inside their rented Airbnb with their baby. She had sustained some minor injuries. EXCLUSIVE: Jersey Shore’s Ronnie Ortiz in handcuffs after 3am domestic violence incident. Woman reported being assaulted + that Ortiz had her baby inside home. Police say he wouldn’t come out so they broke down door to rescue baby. Coming up live on @FOXLA #JustOneStation pic.twitter.com/Iy6xNg2CJr — Gigi Graciette (@GigiGraciette) October 4, 2019 When the police knocked on …

Matt Lauer Accuser Eviscerates His Shame-y Response | Betches

Trigger Warning: This article contains details of sexual assault and rape. Former Today host Matt Lauer was back in the news yesterday after disturbing new details from the allegations against him were released. Variety published an excerpt from Ronan Farrow’s upcoming book, Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators, which includes an interview with Brooke Nevils, Lauer’s accuser. Lauer was fired in 2017 following the complaint, but details of the misconduct had not been revealed. In Farrow’s book, Nevils recounts a time in which Lauer anally raped her in a hotel room at the Sochi Olympics, describing the assault by saying, “It was nonconsensual in the sense that I was too drunk to consent,” and, “It was nonconsensual …

Travis Scott Addressed His Issues With Kylie Jenner In His New Song | Betches

Right on the heels of their shocking breakup, Travis Scott released a new song today called “Highest In The Room”. Many people were speculating that Travis and Kylie’s breakup was all a publicity stunt to promote Travis’s new song, but given where Tyga also was at 2am. Kylie claimed, however, that she was just dropping her friends off at a studio where Tyga also happened to be (sure Jan, who records at 2am?). In any case, the main narrative we were getting about Kylie and Travis’s breakup was that Kylie wanted to be a housewife and she and Travis just fell out of love. Well, as much as I didn’t want to believe this reason (because it’s boring and not …

Nadiya Hussain reveals childhood sexual assault

Her forthcoming book, Finding My Voice, is the first time she has written about the assault, having only told her sisters recently, and a friend at school. “It turned out a very similar thing had happened to her… [and] I think it’s important to talk about it because it probably happens much more than we care to talk about,” she said. Nadiya praised for showing anxiety battle Nadiya Hussain on her panic ‘monster’ She told the paper she only understood what had happened to her years later during a biology lesson explaining sex, prompting her to vomit in the laboratory bench sink. “If that happened to my children, I don’t even want to say what I would do. I can’t …

Jair Bolsonaro pictured with second accused in Marielle Franco murder case

Photos of Brazils president with a suspect in the killing of a Rio councillor have emerged seven months after a similar incident Brazilian opposition figures and human rights observers are seething after a photo emerged of the countrys far-right president, Jair Bolsonaro, grinning and giving the thumbs up alongside a man arrested in connection with the lsecond time the president has been photographed alongside a suspect in Brazils most high-profile political murder in a decade. In March, a photo of Bolsonaro with lcio Vieira de Queiroz, a former policeman accused of driving the car used in Francos killing, circulated on social media. Queirozs arrest appeared to support suspicion that Franco had been targeted by the s of Rio and are …

Conman jailed for 2.5m fake lottery ticket fraud

Sentencing Putman, Judge Philip Grey called it a “sophisticated, carefully planned, and diligently operated fraud”. “You would have got away with this but quite plainly you were greedy”, he added. “This crime struck at the integrity of the National Lottery. You have also undermined the public’s trust in the lottery itself.” Putman claimed the win on 28 August 2009 by using a badly-damaged ticket forged by Mr Knibbs, who worked for Camelot in the fraud detection department. Mr Knibbs had seen a document containing details of big wins which had not yet been claimed and prosecutor James Keeley said there was “some trial and error” in producing the successful forgery. The court heard each ticket had one of the 100 …