'If I scream rape, will someone hear me?' Harvey Weinstein accuser describes alleged assault

At times sobbing, former production assistant Mimi Haleyi told jurors Monday at Harvey Weinstein's rape trial how she tried to fight off the disgraced movie mogul and told him "no, no, no" while he sexually assaulted her. As one of two women whose assault claims led to Weinstein's charges, Haleyi took the stand and detailed…

Kit Hood, co-creator of Degrassi TV series, dies

Christopher (Kit) Hood, the co-creator of the beloved Canadian teen Degrassi TV series, has died. An obituary on the website of the Cole Harbour Funeral Home and Crematorium in Nova Scotia said Hood died suddenly Monday at his home in West Lawrencetown, N.S.Born in England, Hood emigrated to Canada in his mid-20s and made a career…

Psychiatrist testifies about 'rape myths' at Harvey Weinstein trial

A forensic psychiatrist with expertise in rape trauma took the stand as a prosecution witness at former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein's Manhattan rape trial on Friday, explaining why some sexual assault victims do not report attacks or avoid their abusers. Barbara Ziv, who also testified for prosecutors at entertainer Bill Cosby's 2018 sexual assault retrial,…

'Heartbroken': Mother says daughter still waiting for reading with 'Mom's a Medium' star

Candice Lemay was at a loss for how to help her young daughter. The teenager, whose father had died unexpectedly when she was a toddler, was struggling.Finally, the mother from Tofield, Alta., struck upon the idea to give her daughter a chance to speak to her dad, through the aid of a psychic medium. Lemay…