13 it was suspending distribution of the late-night talk show "Tavis Smiley" following "troubling allegations" of misconduct against the longtime public television and radio host.The outside investigation found that Smiley had engaged in sexual relationships with "multiple subordinates," according to Variety, which first reported the news.I believe its findings would have vindicated me." Number of accusers: Four Charles Dutoit, 81, the world-renowned artistic director and principal conductor of London's Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, allegedly sexually assaulted four women between 19, The Associated Press reported.The women — three opera singers and a classical musician — said the incidents happened in a car, Dutoit's hotel suite, his dressing room, an elevator, and backstage before a performance.We are placing Eric on leave indefinitely until we have a better understanding of what transpired during his time at the NFL, and we will conduct our own internal investigation." Number of accusers: At least one Ryan Lizza, the Washington correspondent of The New Yorker, was fired on Dec. "The New Yorker recently learned that Ryan Lizza engaged in what we believe was improper sexual conduct," the magazine said in a statement."We have reviewed the matter and, as a result, have severed ties with Lizza.
"I cooperated fulling in the [company's] investigation and understand it will be completed shortly.
They said witnesses had told the investigators that Smiley was a verbally abusive and threatening boss and made some employees feel their success was tied to a sexual relationship with him, Variety reported.
NBC News has not independently verified those accounts.
The amended complaint accuses Weinberger of both having touched Cantor inappropriately and having sent her sexually inappropriate communications.
A spokesperson for The Ringer told NBC News: "These are very serious and disturbing allegations that we were made aware of today.