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Bulletin Board: How We Describe Sexual Assault: Times Journalists and Lawyers Respond

Mar, 10/31/2017 - 15:37
Readers expressed an interest in the terminology we use to describe sexual assault. We asked two Times editors, and two of our lawyers, to weigh in.

Submarine Inventor Admits Dismembering Journalist Kim Wall

Mar, 10/31/2017 - 10:28
Peter Madsen again denied killing the Swedish reporter, telling police interrogators in Copenhagen that she had died of carbon monoxide poisoning.

After Spacey Accusation, Netflix Announces End of ‘House of Cards’

Mar, 10/31/2017 - 01:24
Netflix said the show would end after its sixth season. That came shortly after Kevin Spacey was accused of making a sexual advance toward a 14-year-old boy in the 1980s.

Hamilton Fish of The New Republic Goes on Leave After Women’s Complaints

Lun, 10/30/2017 - 22:34
The concerns about Mr. Fish, the publisher, follow an apology from another longtime editor at the magazine who had also been accused of misconduct.

NBC News and MSNBC Cut Ties With Mark Halperin

Lun, 10/30/2017 - 20:52
NBC joins Showtime, Penguin Press and HBO in severing connections with the political journalist, who was accused of sexually harassing colleagues.

Niall Horan Helps One Direction Tie a Beatles Chart Record

Lun, 10/30/2017 - 19:12
When Mr. Horan’s new album, “Flicker,” hit No. 1, One Direction joined the Beatles as the only bands to have three members top the chart with solo albums.

How Do You Stop Bullying? Advertisers Try to Help

Lun, 10/30/2017 - 03:46
Monica Lewinsky is leading a campaign to address the issue of cyberbullying while other brands like Burger King are also addressing the topic in ads.

Roger Stone Suspended From Twitter After Expletive-Laden Tweets

Lun, 10/30/2017 - 02:12
The longtime supporter of President Trump lobbed insults at CNN anchors and contributors, leading to a suspension of his Twitter account.

‘Jigsaw’ Carves Up Clooney’s ‘Suburbicon’ at the Box Office

Dom, 10/29/2017 - 18:49
Hollywood had another abysmal weekend, contributing to a 13 percent decline in October ticket sales, compared to last year.

Virtual Reality Gets Naughty

Sab, 10/28/2017 - 12:00
With 240-degree views, headsets and “sweet, musty scents,” a new kind of pornography offers a realism that is exciting to some, disturbing to others.

Mark Halperin Apologizes to Women He ‘Mistreated’

Sab, 10/28/2017 - 04:17
One day after losing a TV job and other projects, the political journalist delivered a long statement describing his years of “inappropriate” behavior.

On N.F.L. Thanksgiving Menu: Six-Second Ads

Sab, 10/28/2017 - 01:43
The league has been looking for a way to reduce commercial time. So Fox will run ads between plays and see how viewers react.

Gothamist and DNAinfo Newsrooms Now Have a Union

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 23:07
The owner of the two New York news sites had refused to recognize the labor union. But a vote on Thursday requires him to bargain with it.

The Women Behind ‘Good Girls Revolt’ Think the Time Is Right to Revive the Feminist Show

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 20:22
Fans and cast members hope the Amazon series will return after Roy Price, the head of Amazon Studios, resigned amid sexual harassment allegations.

‘Terry Richardson Is Just the Tip of the Iceberg’

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 20:02
As fashion magazines and brands distance themselves from the photographer, insiders say the problem is a lot bigger than one man.

Critic’s Notebook: Politicians Are Bad at Podcasting

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 16:29
New podcasts hosted by lawmakers put them in a quasi-journalistic role. They do not fare well.

Talk of Weinstein Dominates Women’s Ceremony in a Hollywood ‘Unmoored’

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 04:27
“It kind of feels like Rome is burning,” one honoree said at a celebration hosted by Women and Hollywood, which advocates gender parity in the film business.

Mark Halperin, a Top Political Journalist, Faces Multiple Claims of Harassment

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 02:54
The accusations against Mr. Halperin, among the most prominent political journalists in the country, were made by former colleagues from his time as political director at ABC News.

Head of Mexican Media Giant Televisa to Step Aside

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 02:38
The departure of Televisa’s controlling shareholder, Emilio Azcárraga, is a step toward remaking the company to deal with the increasing fragmentation of Mexico’s media audience.

Weinstein Sues Weinstein Company, Demanding Access to Records

Ven, 10/27/2017 - 01:20
Harvey Weinstein sued the studio he had co-founded, saying he needs access to records and emails to defend himself against accusations of misconduct against women.