Defense lawyer for Harvey Weinstein asks to leave New York case: report 11:18am EDT

NEW YORK (Reuters) - One of the lawyers representing Harvey Weinstein in his rape trial due to begin in September has asked a judge to let him drop the former movie producer as a client, the New York Post reported, citing a letter from the attorney to the New York court.  Full Article

Empowerment rules at MTV awards, with win for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg 10:08am EDT 

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Superhero blockbuster "Avengers: Endgame" was the top winner at the MTV Movie and TV awards on Monday in a show marked by messages of empowerment and self-esteem.  Full Article  

Comcast partners with Charter, Cox to advance targeted advertising 4:48pm EDT 

(Reuters) - U.S. cable provider Comcast Corp on Tuesday launched a program to further develop an advertising strategy that better targets audiences, as the TV industry looks to lure more advertisers away from digital players like Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google.  Full Article