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UConn Settles Sex Assault Handling Lawsuit

The University of Connecticut doesn’t admit wrongdoing, but has settled a sex discrimination case with five women for $1.3 million.

07/18/2014

Alexian Lien

SUV Driver Seen For First Time Since Biker Melee

Alexian Lien, the sport-utility vehicle driver who was attacked and beaten in a clash with bikers last month, was seen before cameras for the first time since the attack in recent days.

10/13/2013

Bikers surround a Range Rover in Washington Heights on Sept. 29, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Grand Jury Indicts 2 In Motorcycle Melee, Including Suspect Seen Smashing SUV Window

Among others facing possible indictment is undercover NYPD detective Wojciech Braszczok, who is accused of being a key player in the attack.

10/11/2013

Images of a suspect who police say was seen bashing in the SUV's window. (credit: NYPD)

2 Bikers Involved In Manhattan Motorcycle Melee Turn Themselves In

Police have identified the suspect who authorities said is seen on a YouTube video violently smashing the window of a SUV after an intense confrontation between the driver and a group of bikers on Sunday.

10/04/2013

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Horace Mann Alumni Tap Ex-NYC Judge To Lead Independent Probe

The Horace Mann Action Coalition have hired former judge and sex crimes prosecutor Leslie Crocker Snyder to conduct an independent probe of alleged sexual abuse at the elite New York City school.

04/22/2013

Lauren Odes speaking to reporters on Monday. (credit: CBS 2)

Curvy Manhattan Lingerie Company Worker Says She Was Fired For Being ‘Too Hot’

Lauren Odes said she was “appalled” when her supervisor at Native Intimates suggested she tape down her breasts and wear some looser-fitting clothing, like her boyfriend’s oversized t-shirt.

05/21/2012

Gloria Allred is representing a NY woman in a lawsuit against a Connecticut based hotel chain. (Credit:Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Gloria Allred Represents NY Woman In Suit Against Hotel Chain Over Alleged Sexual Assault

A former New York City investment banker is suing the Starwood hotel chain over a sexual assault she says happened in her locked hotel room in Finland.

01/09/2012

Jim Boeheim (credit: Nate Shron/Getty Images), Bernie Fine (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

2 Men Sue Syracuse University, Jim Boeheim For Defamation

Two men who say they were sexually abused by an assistant basketball coach at Syracuse University are announcing that they are suing the school.

12/13/2011

Sharon Bialek (R) listens as her attorney Gloria Allred speaks during a news conference to accuse Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain of sexual harassment more than a decade ago on November 7, 2011 in New York City.  (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Sharon Bialek Goes Public With Claims That Herman Cain Sexually Harassed Her

“Our client is very brave to have come forward. She could have attempted to sell her story but chose not to do so,” attorney Gloria Allred said during a news conference in New York City Monday.

11/07/2011

Former New York Assistant Attorney General Alisha Smith stands next to her attorney, Gloria Allred, during a news conference. (credit: CBS 2)

NY Asst. AG Quits After Story Claiming She Was Paid To Be Dominatrix

Alisha Smith denied that she was ever paid for performing as a dominatrix at S&M parties as a New York Post story suggested.

10/17/2011

Congressman Anthony Weiner (credit: AP Photo/David Karp)

House Eyes Removing Rep. Anthony Weiner From Committee Posting

House Democrats were said to be moving forward with plans to diminish Congressman Anthony Weiner’s role in Congress through discussions to remove the disgraced lawmaker from his post on the Energy and Commerce Committee.

06/16/2011

Former porn actress Ginger Lee, left,  and her attorney Gloria Allred address a news conference at the Friars Club, in New York,  Wednesday, June 15, 2011.  (credit: Richard Drew/AP)

Ex-Porn Star Ginger Lee Speaks Out, Says Rep. Weiner Asked Her To Lie

On the day his wife returned from overseas, a porn star came forward to say Congressman Anthony Weiner asked her to lie about their steamy exchanges.

06/15/2011

Justin Quinn (credit: AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes), Roger McDowell (credit: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Braves’ McDowell Accused Of Anti-Gay Slurs, Joins List Of Ex-Mets Behaving Badly

First it was Lenny Dykstra. Then it was Carl Everett. Now it’s Atlanta’s Roger McDowell, a key player in the Mets’ 1986 World Series run, who apologized in response to a fan’s complaint that he spewed homophobic comments over the weekend.

WFAN–04/28/2011

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B&C Morning Show Blog & Audio: LT, Chocolates And A Racing Legend

Boomer & Carton pulled no punches this morning, painting a picture of what kind of person they believe Lawrence Taylor to be based on his well documented past. They also called out the teenage victim’s lawyer, Gloria Allred, for the way she has handled the case.

WFAN–03/23/2011

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Ex-Stripper-Turned-Teacher Petro Moves On

Melissa Petro, the woman who admitted to being a stripper and prostitute before becoming a Bronx art teacher, said she has reinvented herself as a memoirist.

02/10/2011