Tag Archives: Rape

Matt Lauer Denies Rape Allegation, Claims Consensual Affair

TMZ.com Matt Lauer is firing back against a bombshell claim of rape against him by an ex-NBC employee, saying all the sexual encounters they had were consensual and mutual. The disgraced “Today” show outcast penned a letter Wednesday in response to a salacious claim made in Ronan Farrow‘s new book — in which a woman […]

Shawn Rhoden Working On Mr. Olympia Comeback Amid Rape Allegations

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Bodybuilding superstar Shawn Rhoden ain’t giving up on a return to the Mr. Olympia contest … he tells TMZ Sports, “I’ll be back competing in no time.” Rhoden famously beat legendary bodybuilder Phil Heath for the Mr. Olympia title last year … but he was banned from this year’s contest […]

‘Unbelievable’ Star Kaitlyn Dever Pushes to Eliminate Rape Kit Backlog

Play video content Exclusive TMZ.com “Unbelievable” star Kaitlyn Dever is using her platform as a star on a hit Netflix show to get Congress to eliminate a backlog on rape kits … before it’s too late. We got Kaitlyn out at LAX Friday and asked her about her recent trip to Capitol Hill. She was […]

Antonio Brown Released By Patriots Amid Rape Allegations

Breaking News Getty The New England Patriots have just parted ways with Antonio Brown after a new NFL investigation into concerning text messages. “Thank you for the opportunity @Patriots #GoWinIt,” Brown posted on Twitter. He also posted a photo with Tom Brady on Instagram, “Love ya champ. That was fun!” Brown was only a member […]

Nike Drops Antonio Brown Amid Rape Allegations

Breaking News TMZ.com Nike has cut ties with Antonio Brown following claims he raped his personal trainer … with a rep for the company confirming to TMZ Sports that the NE Patriots superstar is “not a Nike athlete.” While the Swoosh will not elaborate on the decision behind the move … it comes after Britney […]

Cristiano Ronaldo ‘Embarrassed’ Over Rape Allegations, Tried to Shield Kids

Breaking News Cristiano Ronaldo admits he was “embarrassed” over news coverage of allegations that he raped a woman in a Las Vegas back in 2009 … saying he tried to hide the stories from his kids. “I remember one day I was at home in the living room with my girlfriend watching the television to […]

Antonio Brown Expected To Play Sunday for Patriots Despite Rape Allegations

Breaking News Getty 9:23 AM PT — Bill Belichick was asked straight-up Friday if Brown would play Sunday … and the notoriously mum head coach said, “We’ll do what’s best for the team.” When asked if playing AB was best for the team, Belichick said, “We’ll determine that. I’m not going to hand out a […]

Antonio Brown Rape Accusation Won’t Distract Patriots, Says Deion Branch

Play video content Exclusive TMZSports.com Deep breath Pats fans, the drama around Antonio Brown will NOT derail New England’s season … so says Super Bowl MVP Deion Branch. Branch had 2 stints with the Pats (’02-’05, ’10-’12) and won 2 Super Bowls with Brady, Belichick and Kraft … so he knows the organization inside and […]

Antonio Brown Rape Accuser Did Not File Criminal Complaint, Cops Say

Exclusive Getty Cops in Miami and Hollywood, FL, as well as Pittsburgh, PA, tell TMZ Sports they have NO records of Antonio Brown‘s rape accuser ever filing a criminal complaint with officers. A woman named Britney Taylor alleges the NFL superstar sexually assaulted her twice in the Pittsburgh area in 2017 … and claims Brown […]

Bill Belichick Says Antonio Brown Will Practice, But Dodges Rape Questions

Play video content New England Patriots New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick says Antonio Brown WILL practice with the team on Wednesday while the organization continues to investigate rape allegations against the WR. But when it comes to AB playing on Sunday, Bill would not commit to an answer saying, “We’re taking it one […]