Another university takes back the honourary degree it gave Bill Cosby

2015-09-29 09:44

Brown University has rescinded the honourary degree it granted Bill Cosby, becoming the third university to take such action in less than a week.

Bill Cosby is looking for a defense lawyer

2015-09-23 11:00

Bill Cosby is seeking to hire a criminal defense lawyer as prosecutors near Philadelphia revisit a 2005 sexual-assault complaint.

Emile Hirsch gets jail time after pleading guilty to assault

2015-08-18 07:19

Actor Emile Hirsch began serving 15 days in a Utah jail after pleading guilty to misdemeanour assault.

Three more women accuse Bill Cosby of sexual assault

2015-08-13 08:47

Three more women have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault, providing detailed allegations of abuse they said he subjected them to decades ago.

Former Owl City musician charged with trying to lure teen to his room for sex

2015-08-06 10:54

A former backing musician for Owl City has been charged with criminal sexual contact and attempting to lure a 14-year-old girl to his hotel room.

Justin Bieber given more time for community service

2015-08-04 14:11

Justin Bieber has been given more time to complete his five days of community service, a year after the sentence was given to him.

Bill Cosby's biography not worth updating

2015-07-23 12:41

No revisions or future editions are planned for a disparaged Bill Cosby biography, his publisher has said.

Barack Obama says Bill Cosby's Medal of Freedom can't be revoked

2015-07-16 15:07

President Barack Obama has rejected the idea of revoking Bill Cosby's Presidential Medal of Freedom because of sexual misconduct allegations.

Smithsonian to post sign outside Bill Cosby's art collection

2015-07-15 15:05

The Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art says it will post a sign telling visitors that an exhibition featuring Bill Cosby's art collection is about the artists.

2 more Bill Cosby accusers want full testimony to be released

2015-07-14 16:07

Two of Bill Cosby's accusers have joined a court bid to have his full testimony from a 2005 sexual-battery lawsuit unsealed.


Bill Cosby attorney attacks university after taking back honourary degree

2015-09-28 23:00

Fordham University has the right to rescind an honourary degree given to Bill Cosby in 2001 but was irresponsible and inaccurate in explaining why, says attorney.

Veteran Australian actress charged with child abuse

2015-08-19 12:45

Australian actress Maggie Kirkpatrick, star of Prisoner, has been charged with child abuse.

Dr Dre and Ice Cube deny charges of misogyny in new interview

2015-08-14 17:00

Dr Dre and Ice Cube have denied long-standing charges of misogyny against N.W.A in a new interview with Rolling Stone.

Rapper Busta Rhymes charged with assault in gym fight

2015-08-06 21:00

Rapper Busta Rhymes has been charged with assault after allegedly throwing a protein drink at a Manhattan gym employee.

Hotstix in court over assault and kidnapping charges

2015-08-05 13:57

Legendary musician Sipho 'Hotstix' Mabuse is set to appear in court for allegedly beating petty thieves with a hammer and gun.

Bill Cosby mural in Philadelphia painted over

2015-07-24 19:00

A Philadelphia mural featuring Bill Cosby has been painted over as new details emerge of his testimony in a sexual-assault lawsuit.

Bill Cosby's downfall: A timeline

2015-07-22 12:59

Billy Cosby's private life has been at odds with his squeaky-clean public image.

Filmmaker continues his crusade against Bill Cosby

2015-07-16 14:16

Filmmaker Judd Apatow is not wavering on his criticism of comedian Bill Cosby, who's been accused of sexual misconduct by more than two dozen women over four decades.

Whoopi Goldberg changes her mind about Bill Cosby

2015-07-15 08:49

Whoopi Goldberg has changed her view on Bill Cosby after getting some legal advice on the daytime talk show The View.

Activists want Bill Cosby's star removed from the Walk of Fame

2015-07-10 15:04

A coalition of black civil rights activists is calling on the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce to remove Bill Cosby's star from the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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