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Chris Hardwick denies sexual abuse allegations, says he was a victim of infidelity

Popular podcaster and TV host Chris Hardwick has been accused of psychological and sexual abuse by his former girlfriend, actress Chloe Dykstra. In a post published to medium on Friday, the 29-year-old Dykstra detailed her three-plus year relationship with Hardwick during which time she was constantly “snapped/yelled at” and sexually assaulted. As a result of his abuse, Dykstra said she

Bono 'Reeling and Furious' Following Harassment Allegations Against ONE

Bono has apologized following numerous accusations against ONE, the organization he co-founded to fight extreme poverty and preventable disease. The host of allegations included the organization’s toxic work environment, abuse and harassment by senior staff and even tax evasion. In his apology, Bono notes that he and his board, which includes former U.K. Prime Minister David

Seal accused of sexual battery by former neighbor, denies allegations

Seal has been accused of sexual battery by actress Tracey Birdsall. Birdsall, a former neighbor of Seal’s says the “Kiss From a Rose” singer kissed and groped her against her consent. TMZ notes that a report was taken by the LA County Sheriff’s Department this past Saturday, despite the incident having unfolded more than a year

James Franco addresses sexual misconduct allegations: “The things I heard are not accurate”

Following his appearance at the Golden Globes, during which he donned a Time’s Up pin in support of sexual harassment awareness, James Franco has been dogged by allegations of his own. At least two women — actresses Violet Paley and Sarah Tither-Caplan — have accused The Disaster Artist actor of sexual misconduct. A third woman, Breakfast

John Oliver presses Dustin Hoffman on sexual harassment allegations

Dustin Hoffman has been accused of sexually harassing a 17-year-old production assistant on the of the 1985 TV film adaptation of Death of a Salesman. This evening, the veteran actor was forced to publicly address the allegations during a Q&A preceding a 20th anniversary screening of Wag the Dog. Last Week Tonight host John Oliver moderated the

Jeremy Piven: “We seem to be entering dark times — allegations are being printed as facts”

At the end of October, actress Ariane Ballmer accused Jeremy Piven of making unwanted sexual advances towards her that included Piven’s alleged groping of the actress in his trailer on the set of Entourage. Piven responded at the time by saying “I unequivocally deny the appalling allegations being peddled about me. It did not happen,” adding, “It takes a great