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Correction: Placido Domingo-Europe story

Aug. 24, 2019 1:19 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — In a story Aug. 23 about Placido Domingo, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Caterina Bolognese, the head of the gender equality division at the Council of Europe, said Domingo should apologize. She said Domingo should apologize if he committed the sexual harassment that nine women...

European theaters mostly wait-and-see on Domingo accusations

Aug. 14, 2019 3:23 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — While two U.S. opera houses immediately canceled performances by famed tenor Placido Domingo following sexual harassment allegations, European opera houses are taking stances ranging from supportive to wait-and-see. The Philadelphia Orchestra and San Francisco Opera immediately announced they...

The Latest: No cancellations for Placido Domingo in Europe

Aug. 14, 2019 3:05 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — The Latest on sexual harassment allegations by famed tenor Placido Domingo (all times local): 4:55 p.m. Two Spanish sopranos have come out in defense of tenor Placido Domingo following an Associated Press story in which numerous women accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and...

LA Opera to investigate Placido Domingo over accusations

Aug. 14, 2019 1:26 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investigation in response to an Associated Press story in which numerous women accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior spanning...

Concerts canceled, investigation opened into Placido Domingo

Aug. 13, 2019 6:40 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two music companies canceled appearances by Placido Domingo and the Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it would launch an investigation in response to an Associated Press story in which numerous women accused the opera legend of sexual harassment and inappropriate behavior spanning...

The Latest: San Francisco Opera cancels Domingo concert

Aug. 13, 2019 5:44 PM EDT

The Latest on sexual harassment accusations against opera legend Placido Domingo (all times EDT): 5 p.m. The San Francisco Opera says it is canceling an October concert featuring Placido Domingo after the publication of an Associated Press story that quoted numerous women as saying they were sexually harassed or...

San Francisco Opera says it is canceling Placido Domingo concert after AP story details sexual harassment allegations

Aug. 13, 2019 4:53 PM EDT
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco Opera says it is canceling Placido Domingo concert after AP story details sexual harassment allegations.

The Latest: Philly Orchestra rescinds invitation to Domingo

Aug. 13, 2019 12:26 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on sexual harassment claims against opera legend Placido Domingo (all times local): 12 p.m. The Philadelphia Orchestra has rescinded an invitation to have opera legend Placido Domingo appear at its opening night concert after an Associated Press story revealed numerous sexual...

AP Investigation: Opera singers accuse superstar Placido Domingo of sexual harassment, say he dangled roles for sex

Aug. 13, 2019 12:08 AM EDT
AP () — — AP Investigation: Opera singers accuse superstar Placido Domingo of sexual harassment, say he dangled roles for sex.

Texas Latina activist condemns hate in launching Senate bid

Aug. 12, 2019 3:17 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Latina activist in Texas launched a U.S. Senate run Monday saying hate has made people feel "they can target us on the streets" in the wake of an El Paso mass shooting that police say was preceded by the gunman posting a racist, anti-Hispanic screed. Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez,...