James Toback accused of sexual misconduct by over three dozen women

James Toback accused of sexual misconduct by over three dozen women

Over three dozen women filed a joint lawsuit against alleged “serial sexual predator” James Toback on Monday for sexual misconduct. In the court documents obtained by WM Leader, the women claim the director “used his reputation, power and influence in the entertainment industry” to “lure young women through fraud, coercion, force and intimidation into compromising … Read more

US Army makes largest helicopter award in 40 years

US Army makes largest helicopter award in 40 years

WASHINGTON — Textron’s Bell has won the U.S. Army’s competition to build the Future Long-Range Assault Aircraft, the service’s largest helicopter procurement decision in 40 years. The deal for the next-generation helicopter is worth up to $1.3 billion and is set to replace roughly 2,000 Black Hawk utility helicopters and around 1,200 Apache attack helicopters … Read more

Tom Brady leads Buccaneers against Saints

Tom Brady leads Buccaneers against Saints

There never seems to be any love lost between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the New Orleans Saints, and they meet again on Monday Night Football. (Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports) It’s always testy when Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers do battle with the NFC South rival New Orleans Saints, and this Monday Night … Read more

Disney SVP of Comms Heather Hust Rivera to Exit (EXCLUSIVE)

Disney SVP of Comms Heather Hust Rivera to Exit (EXCLUSIVE)

Heather Hust Rivera, the senior vice president of communications at Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED), is exiting the company after nearly two decades, WmLeader has learned exclusively. “I’m grateful for the incredible opportunities I have had in the past 17 years at Disney, working across multiple businesses with some of the industry’s hardest working, … Read more

MTA ‘should not be asking for more money,’ US Rep. Nicole Malliotakis scolds

MTA 'should not be asking for more money,' US Rep. Nicole Malliotakis scolds

The chronically cash-strapped MTA is a “black hole” that should be audited before getting another dime from the government, US Rep. Nicole Malliotakis said Monday. Tearing into an MTA fare hike proposal alongside Assemblyman Mike Tannousis, Malliotakis (R-Staten Island/Brooklyn) called on GOP colleagues in Washington to “audit” the MTA’s use of federal bailout money. “The … Read more

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