Hollywood actress Ashley Judd files lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein for defamation and sexual harassment

​Hollywood actress Ashley Judd on Monday filed a defamation and sexual harassment lawsuit against film producer Harvey Weinstein, alleging that he damaged her movie career after she refused his sexual advances. The civil lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles Superior Court in Santa Monica, accuses Weinstein of causing Judd to lose a part in 1998 in… Read More Hollywood actress Ashley Judd files lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein for defamation and sexual harassment

One dead, three missing as burning building collapses in Brazil

A 26-story abandoned office building occupied by about 150 squatters was engulfed in flames and collapsed in the center of Sao Paulo early on Tuesday, shooting a massive black cloud of smoke into the sky and red-hot chunks of debris into nearby structures. At least one person died and three others were missing, authorities said.… Read More One dead, three missing as burning building collapses in Brazil

Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell faces trial for alleged sexual offences

​The Vatican’s finance chief Cardinal George Pell on Tuesday became the highest-ranked Catholic to be sent for trial over historic sex offences, as the elderly priest vowed to fight the charges. The 76-year-old was impassive throughout the hearing in the Australian city of Melbourne that ordered him to face a jury on multiple charges, although… Read More Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell faces trial for alleged sexual offences

Walt Disney to create live sports, news and entertainment shows for Twitter

​Walt Disney Co will create live sports, news and entertainment programming specifically for Twitter Inc’s social network, a move to attract online viewers and advertising revenue through digital video. Comcast Corp networks including NBC and MSNBC, Viacom Inc’s Comedy Central, MTV and BET, and others also are developing content for the social network, according to… Read More Walt Disney to create live sports, news and entertainment shows for Twitter

Many feared dead as bomb explosion hits mosque in Adamawa

Many are feared dead following a bomb explosion in a mosque at Mubi town, Adamawa. The explosion occurred at a mosque in Wuro-Burode near yan Gwajo part of Mini. The blast occurred on Tuesday afternoon while worshippers were holding Zuhr (Afternoon ) prayer. While details of the blast are still sketchy, residents and local officials… Read More Many feared dead as bomb explosion hits mosque in Adamawa