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Ex-Elmo puppeteer faces new sex, drug claims

Kevin Clash, the ex-Elmo puppeteer who previously faced allegations of sex abuse, is once again at the center of a lawsuit.


Elmo actor Kevin Clash resigns amid sex allegation

Kevin Clash

Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash has resigned from "Sesame Street" in the wake of an allegation that he had sex with an under-aged youth... As the announcement was made, a lawsuit was being filed in federal court in New York charging Clash with sexual abuse of a second youth. The lawsuit alleges that Cecil Singleton, then 15 and now an adult, was persuaded by Clash to meet for sexual encounters.


Man who accused Elmo puppeteer of teen sex recants

The man who accused Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash of having sex with him when he was a teen now says it isn’t so. The man is now saying his sexual relationship with Clash was adult and consensual. In response to the statement Tuesday afternoon, Clash issued a statement of his own, saying he is “relieved that this painful allegation has been put to rest.”


Third man accuses Travolta of sex misconduct

John Travolta

Yet another man has lobbed allegations of sexual harassment against John Travolta. Fabian Zanzi, a cruise worker from Chile, claims the actor sexually propositioned him during a Royal Caribbean voyage in 2009.

Senh: Where there's smoke, there's fire, right. I decided not to feature it the first time, but since there are now three men accusing John Travolta of sexual misconduct, there might be something there.


Assange's Swedish sex crimes file is leaked online

Leaked Swedish police documents on the Julian Assange sex cases raise key questions for both sides about the allegations.


NFL looking into Favre allegations

The National Football League said Saturday that it is reviewing reports involving Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre after a sports website posted naked pictures, text and voice messages it alleges he sent to a model and former television host.


AIG's Greenberg pays $15 million to settle SEC charges

American International Group Inc's former Chief Executive Hank Greenberg agreed to pay $15 million to settle regulators' allegations of improper accounting transactions, the Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday.


NFL looks into allegations against Roethlisberger

NFL looks into allegations against Roethlisberger

In the last year, Ben Roethlisberger led the Pittsburgh Steelers to a Super Bowl title and solidified his legacy as one of the game's great big-game quarterbacks.


Palin rejects allegations over legal defense fund

Palin rejects allegations over legal defense fund

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is rejecting allegations she broke state ethics laws by letting supporters set up a legal defense fund for her.


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