The U.S. television network NBC has fired its leading morning news anchor, Matt Lauer, just days after receiving a complaint against him describing sexual misconduct. Hours later, U.S. lawmakers discussed how to handle harassment on Capitol Hill. Esha Sarai reports.
As refugees resettle in a new country, their identities are often lost in the transition. A photo exhibit in the U.S. Midwestern city of Columbus, Ohio, offers a small window into one local refugee community. VOA's June Soh explored the exhibit that sheds light on the refugees' brave journeys from Bhutan through refugee camps in Nepal before finally settling in central Ohio.
Visitors to Los Angeles can tour movie studios and other Hollywood venues, but the city has never had a museum devoted to the movies. But the Academy of Motion of Picture Arts and Sciences is sponsoring a museum now under construction that will celebrate the city’s most famous industry. More from VOA's Mike O'Sullivan.
British film director says he decided to reshoot Kevin Spacey's scenes after sexual misconduct allegations came to light because he feared publicity would damage the film, which was seen as a potential Hollywood awards season contender