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  • Charlie Rose I Didn't Commit 'Wrongdoings'

    11/21/2017 8:22:16 AM PST · by ColdOne · 16 replies
    tmz.com ^ | 11/21/17 | tmz
    Charlie Rose seemed the worse for wear as he walked home Monday after getting benched from all of his gigs, and he seemed to take issue with the characterization that he did something wrong. A photog got Rose entering his New York City apartment and asked if he had anything to say to the women who accused him of "wrongdoing." Rose shot back, "It's not wrongdoings" ... then entered his building with an assist from the doorman.
  • CBS suspends Rose, PBS halts his show following allegations

    11/20/2017 3:09:48 PM PST · by Eleutheria5 · 248 replies
    AP ^ | 21/11/17
    NEW YORK (AP) — PBS says it is immediately halting distribution of Charlie Rose's interview program and CBS News suspended him following The Washington Post's report of eight women who accused the veteran newsman of multiple unwanted sexual advances and inappropriate behavior. The women, three of whom spoke on the record in the deeply-reported story, accused Rose of groping them, walking naked in front of them and relating an erotic dream. Rose told the Post that he was "deeply embarrassed" and apologized for his behavior. Rose's PBS show features his in-depth interviews with newsmakers....
  • Eight women say Charlie Rose sexually harassed them — with nudity, groping and lewd calls

    11/20/2017 2:05:10 PM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 118 replies
    Washington Post ^ | November 20, 2017 | By Irin Carmon and Amy Brittain
    Eight women have told The Washington Post that longtime television host Charlie Rose made unwanted sexual advances toward them, including lewd phone calls, walking around naked in their presence, or groping their breasts, buttocks or genital areas. The women were employees or aspired to work for Rose at the “Charlie Rose” show from the late 1990s to as recently as 2011. They ranged in age from 21 to 37 at the time of the alleged encounters. Rose, 75, whose show airs on PBS, also co-hosts “CBS This Morning” and is a contributing correspondent for “60 Minutes.” There are striking commonalities...
  • Marco Rubio: Open Congress' retirement plan to all workers

    05/13/2014 1:15:06 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 24 replies
    AP via Yahoo News ^ | 05/13/2014
    WASHINGTON (AP) — Younger workers would face higher retirement ages and wealthier Americans would see their Social Security paychecks trail their less affluent neighbors under a plan proposed Tuesday by Sen. Marco Rubio. Rubio, a first-term Republican senator from Florida who is outlining a policy agenda as he weighs a presidential bid, also proposed allowing all Americans to join federal retirement accounts. He vowed to protect benefits for older Americans but he added that changes were needed if the system is to survive. "The Social Security trust fund is drying up," Rubio said, referring to money collected to pay certain...
  • Should (CT) state government offer a retirement plan for private citizens?

    03/08/2012 7:25:10 AM PST · by matt04 · 12 replies
    The CT Mirror ^ | Keith M. Phaneuf
    State government should offer a retirement plan to the increasing number of people whose companies don't provide a pension or a 401(k) savings program, labor groups and other advocates this week told a legislative panel. The Labor and Public Employees Committee has raised a bill that would create a task force to study that concept and report back when the 2013 General Assembly session convenes next January. "Much of our membership is fortunate enough to have defined-benefit pensions, largely because we were able to fight for them at the bargaining table," Salvatore Luciano, a veteran state employee union leader, told...
  • AIG lawyer: Ex-top exec plundered retirement plan

    06/15/2009 9:39:54 PM PDT · by TigerLikesRooster · 17 replies · 849+ views
    WP ^ | 06/15/09 | MADLEN READ
    AIG lawyer: Ex-top exec plundered retirement plan By MADLEN READ The Associated Press Monday, June 15, 2009; 9:35 PM NEW YORK -- The former top executive of American International Group Inc. plundered an AIG retirement program of billions of dollars because he was angry at being forced out of the company, a lawyer for AIG told jurors Monday at the start of a civil trial. Attorney Theodore Wells told the jury in Manhattan that former AIG Chief Executive Officer Maurice "Hank" Greenberg improperly took $4.3 billion in stock from the company in 2005, after he was ousted by the company...
  • UC pays salary of ex-lab chief in Virginia job (pact lets Nanos qualify for retirement plan)

    04/23/2006 11:51:24 AM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 1 replies · 277+ views
    SFGate.com ^ | 4.23.06 | Tanya Schevitz
    When the director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory resigned last year, the University of California, which runs the lab, agreed to keep him on the payroll in a new job for up to 28 months so he would qualify for the university's retirement plan, according to a copy of the director's separation agreement obtained by The Chronicle. The university is paying the annual $235,000 salary of G. Peter Nanos -- at a likely total cost of about $548,333. He is now at a job with the Defense Department's Defense Threat Reduction Agency in Virginia, which is trying to develop...
  • Agents Seize $4 Million Marijuana Stash at Border

    04/22/2005 8:58:55 PM PDT · by Choose Ye This Day · 20 replies · 1,566+ views
    Grand Forks/Associated Press ^ | April 22, 2005 | A. P.
    INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. - Two people were charged with drug violations after Border Patrol agents seized nearly 827 pounds of marijuana worth more than $4 million along the U.S.-Canadian border. Officials said it was the largest such confiscation along the Minnesota border. Gail Darwin, 62, who owns a house in the area, was charged with two counts of conspiracy to possess and import a controlled substance. Joseph Heater, 65, a Canadian who owns a house on the other side of the border, was charged with two counts of possessing and importing a controlled substance. Authorities arrested the pair Sunday after...