Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein on was convicted Monday of sexual assault and rape but cleared of the most serious predatory sexual assault charges. The jury of seven men and five women found the producer guilty of criminal sexual acts in the first degree and rape in the third degree, a partial victory for the #MeToo movement that considered the case a watershed moment.
Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were buried last week near their family home in Newport Beach, California, in a private ceremony, according to death certificates. A death certificate for the basketball legend, who was killed in a helicopter crash outside Los Angeles on January 26 along with his daughter and seven others, states that he was buried last Friday at Pacific View Memorial Park in Corona del Mar, US media reported.
The BBC on Monday announced plans for a television documentary series following teen climate activist Greta Thunberg. BBC Studios' Science Unit said it will document Thunberg's "international crusade, which takes her to the front line of climate change in some of the most extraordinary places on earth."
American singer Billie Eilish grabbed Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album awards for When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? at the 62nd Grammy Awards on late Sunday. The 18-year-old singer also won the best New Artist award and her song Bad Guy got her two more awards -- Record of the Year and Song of the Year.