Shortly after the article was published Weinstein took a voluntary leave of absence from the company. And on Saturday, Lisa Bloom, the sexual harassment lawyer whom Weinstein had hired to help him do damage control, also quit. NY Magazine's Rebecca Traister described how, in 2000, Weinstein violently attacked her boyfriend, reporter Andrew Goldman, by pushing him down the stairs of a Tribeca hotel.
Another of Mr Weinstein's alleged victims, British producer Zelda Perkins, 44, reportedly negotiated a settlement with a confidentiality clause.
When asked about the allegations, US President Donald Trump said he was not surprised and refused to acknowledge any parallels between Weinstein's alleged conduct and his comments in the 2005 Access Hollywood tape, in which he bragged about women letting him kiss them and grab their genitals because he was famous.
The board on Friday endorsed that decision. "The board of The Weinstein Company must prove that it stands by its company's sexual harassment policy, and that this policy applies to everyone, including its owners, by firing Harvey Weinstein immediately".
At lunch, Weinstein sat with the cast and crew, and told Atwell to watch what she was eating, explaining that he had just come from watching that morning's filming and he didn't like what he saw, a film-industry source told The Post. Meanwhile, many Democratic lawmakers disavowed Weinstein, a major party donor, and pledged to give his campaign contributions to charity.
The report also detailed encounters Weinstein allegedly had with other women working for the Weinstein Company, as well as official settlements from people associated with him, including actress Rose McGowen, who was issued a $100,000 settlement that Weinstein specifically said was not an admission of guilt.
On the weekend, Weinstein said he planned to sue the NY Times for $US50 million for "reckless reporting". Prior to TWC, the Weinstein's Miramax (named after their parents Miriam and Max), which was later sold to Walt Disney Co., led three of its films - The English Patient, Shakespeare in Love, and Chicago - to Best Picture Oscar wins.
The person familiar with Saturday's episode said that Mr. Michaels, in referring to "a NY thing" and Mr. Weinstein, had meant that the events surrounding Mr. Weinstein seemed at the time like a NY media story with which a national television audience might not be familiar.
Trump Leave Katrina Out of This
Badame was dreading that his food reserves, which were not included in the estate sale, would just be thrown away. Speaking from San Juan, Renee Acosta said, "If he's not here, he shouldn't be criticizing the community efforts".
Few more days of sun before rainy pattern moves in
A sunny but windy Saturday , thanks to an approaching cold front which will bring in rain and snow showers for Sunday . It probably will not intensify much above its strong Category 1 status with 90 miles per hour maximum sustained winds.
Where are the new Roys in green?
They now go on to face Wales on Monday, in Cardiff, where only three points will be enough to guarantee at least a playoff spot. For the upcoming match, Moldova suited an outsider, taking the last place in the group with 2 points and goal difference 4:20.
3 takeaways from upset win over MI
Obviously we needed to bounce back, and we made a commitment to do that as a football team and a program way back in the spring. One also has to assume that MI will get a big energy boost from the home crowd and will use it to outlast their in-state rival.
Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia: 'We just got our ass kicked twice'
The Red Sox offense is more built to chip away and manufacture runs, so falling behind early is a pretty rough road to travel. Along with being streaky, this series has revealed that Boston just doesn't have the roster depth to have postseason luck.
Concertgoer 'flips the bird' at Vegas gunman
Authorities found weapons and ammunition but could not go into details, according the Mesquite Police Department. Neighbors were briefly evacuated for the search. "I knew immediately that it wasn't fireworks", she said.
3 things to watch from 49ers in Week 5
Indianapolis has shown improvement this season in its run defense but comes into this week's game ranked 25th in that category. Nearly a year ago to the day - October 9, 2016 - he led the Chicago Bears into Lucas Oil Stadium and torched the Colts D.