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Key dates in the bribery case against Sen. Bob Menendez

Key dates in the bribery investigation and trial of U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat: – November 2012: After a story appears on a conservative website, federal authorizes investigate rumors that Menendez and Florida ophthalmologist Salomon Melgen consorted with prostitutes at Melgen’s home in the Dominican Republic. Three women later recant and say they were paid to make the false claims. Menendez wins re-election to the Senate and is named chair of the Foreign Relations Committee. – January 2013: As the probe widens to … Read the referenced story…

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London Theater Received Allegations Against Kevin Spacey

London’s Old Vic theater says it has received allegations of “a range of inappropriate behavior” against Kevin Spacey.   The theater said Thursday the 20 allegations deal with incidents between 1995 and 2013. The allegations follow an investigation that a law firm began in October, at the request of the theater, amid reports being circulated about Spacey’s behavior while artistic director.   Long a leading light in theater and film, Spacey is one of the biggest names to lose work and standing in Hollywood since The New York Times and…

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Allegations against Roy Moore roil US evangelical ranks

AP Photo/Brynn Anderson For many evangelicals, fiery Alabama politician and judge Roy Moore has been a longtime hero. Others have sometimes cringed at his heated rhetoric and bellicose style. Now, as Moore’s Republican U.S. Senate campaign is imperiled by allegations of sexual overtures to a 14-year-old girl when he was in his 30s, there’s an outpouring of impassioned and soul-searching discussion in evangelical ranks. “This is one of those excruciating decision moments for evangelicals,” Albert Mohler, president of the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, said in … Read the referenced story here:…

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Hundreds of thousands rally in Iran against Trump, chant "Death to America" – TV

Top Stories: ANKARA (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of Iranians rallied across Iran on Friday to swear allegiance to the clerical establishment following U.S. President Donald Trump’s warning that he had put the Islamic Republic “on notice”, state TV reported. Hundreds of thousands rally in Iran against Trump, chant "Death to America" – TV

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