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Sylvester Stallone accused of sexual assault by girl, 16 – he denies claims

Sylvester Stallone accused of sexual assault by girl, 16 – he denies claims

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GETTY IMAGESALLEGATIONS: Stallone has been accused of forcing a 16-year-old girl into a threesomeThe Rocky Balboa actor branded claims that he frightened a teenage girl into a threesome in a Las Vegas hotel.It has been alleged Stallone, 71, threatened to beat the girl is she revealed details of the tryst.However, he had called the claims "ridiculous" and "categorically false", according to Daily News.The unidentified accuser was just 16 at the time of the claimed attack in July 1986.GETTY IMAGESDENIAL: The Rocky actor has branded the allegations 'ridiculous' “No one was ever aware of this story until it was published today, including Mr Stallone” Michelle Bega, Sylvester Stallone representativeThey are said to have filed a report with Las Vegas police after the alleged
Zimbabwe: Army chief accused of 'treasonable conduct'

Zimbabwe: Army chief accused of 'treasonable conduct'

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Zimbabwe's ruling party has accused the country's army chief of "treasonable conduct" after he warned of a possible military intervention in politics.General Constantino Chiwenga had challenged President Robert Mugabe after he sacked the vice-president.Gen Chiwenga said the army was prepared to act to end purges within Mr Mugabe's Zanu-PF party.The party said the general's comments were "calculated to disturb national peace... [and] incite insurrection".In a statement, the party said it would never succumb to military threats, and that it "reaffirms the primacy of politics over the gun".The statement was signed by SK Moyo, the information secretary, on party letterheaded paper.Mr Mugabe sacked Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa last week, amid a row over succession. Mr Mnangagwa had previou...
American accused of tweeting about Zimbabwe president released from jail

American accused of tweeting about Zimbabwe president released from jail

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Nov. 10 (UPI) -- An American citizen was released from a Zimbabwe jail on $ 1,000 bail Friday after her arrest last week for allegedly calling President Robert Mugabe a "sick and selfish man" on Twitter, her lawyer said.Martha O'Donovan, 25, was released from the Chikurubi maximum security prison outside the capital of Harare."She has been released to U.S. Embassy officials. That's all we can say," Kumbirai Mafunda, a spokesman for Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights, told CNN.Authorities arrested O'Donovan on Nov. 4 during a dawn raid at her Harare residence. Police confiscated her electronic devices, including her laptop.O'Donovan, who works for Magamba TV, a satirical comedy station, was charged with insulting the president and subversion, which carries a sentence of up to 20 years in pri...
Dench: 'Great friends' among Hollywood accused

Dench: 'Great friends' among Hollywood accused

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Dame Judi Dench has told Sky News she finds the controversy engulfing Hollywood "very hard" because many of the people accused are "great friends".Speaking at the Murder On The Orient Express premiere in London, she said the situation was "now getting a bit out of hand".Dame Judi said: "It is scandalous but it's very hard when a lot of people concerned are great friends of yours."She added: "I feel loyal to them and at the same time I feel appalled by what has happened to a lot of young actresses who had no way of getting out."The Oscar winner - who plays Princess Dragomiroff in the murder-mystery - said there was no quick solution to stop harassment by powerful figures, but that people clearly needed to "behave better".The scandal has grown quickly after the first accusations against Holl...
Legendary Hollywood actor accused of assault in shock claims

Legendary Hollywood actor accused of assault in shock claims

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GETTYWHO IS THE ACTOR? Star cannot be named for legal reasons The film legend, who Daily Star Online cannot name for legal reasons, is said to have committed an assault.In a post published and circuited widely on social media, the actor's name is referenced alongside Harvey Weinstein.The A-lister is also starting to trend on Google.The woman who is alleging the claims says it is "time dominoes fell".Harvey Weinstein's leading ladies Harvey Weinstein best known for films like Shakespeare in Love and Pulp fiction with his most famous leading ladies.Getty Images Harvey Weinstein and Gwyneth Paltrow win Academy Award for Shakespeare in Love, 1999 GETTYLOW PROFILE: Harvey Weinstein is said to be in a rehab clinic for a 'sex addiction'An unnamed insider told The S...