Leeann Tweeden

Behar Defends Al Franken’s Sexual Harassment. McCain Eviscerates Her Double Standard

7:38 PM 08/01/2018<p>Joy Behar of “The View” defended disgraced former Congressman Al Franken after he was forced to resign after allegations of …

Sexual Harassment

Al Franken says he hasn't ruled out running for office again after resigning amid sexual misconduct allegations

Al Franken may not be done with politics after all.<p>The Minnesota senator, who resigned in December after more than half a dozen women accused him of …

Sexual Harassment

Camerota Understates Franken Sex Harassment, Asks If He Shld Run Again

On Thursday's New Day, CNN co-host Alisyn Camerota understated former Minnesota Democratic Senator Al Franken's history of sexual harassment as she …

Conservative View

Al Franken hasn’t ruled out running for office again

Al Franken, who resigned from the Senate in January after more than a half-dozen women claimed he sexually harassed them, said he hasn’t ruled out …

Al Franken

'I Haven't Ruled It Out': Disgraced Al Franken Hasn't Given Up on His Political Future

<!—http://cdn.brid.tv/live/partners/9968/sd/275383.mp4—><p>Former Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) refused to fully shut the door on his political future …

Bill Clinton

Al Franken doesn't rule out another election bid in first interview since resigning from Congress

Former Sen. Al Franken wouldn't rule out another election bid in his first sit-down interview since resigning from Congress amid sexual harassment accusations.<p>Franken, who resigned in January, told Minnesota CBS affiliate WCCO that he misses his old job and wouldn't say yes or no to running again …

Senate Judiciary Committee

Bill Clinton Uses ‘Saturday Night Live’ Defense To Question Al Franken Accuser

12:30 PM 06/09/2018<p>Former President Bill Clinton on Thursday seemed to defend former Minnesota Senator Al Franken against the sexual harassment …

Bill Clinton

Sarah Silverman says Al Franken was a victim of bullying

Naturally, the two became fast friends.<p>Silverman recently told GQ that they still are. Which is complicated, because the former SNL star turned …

Minneapolis-Saint Paul

Sarah Silverman Has 'Compassion' for 'Brother' Louis CK, Says Al Franken Has 'No Sexuality'

Silverman talks about the downfall of Louis CK and Al Franken, old friends accused of sexual misconduct<p>The downfalls of Louis CK and former Sen. Al …

Comedy

David Schwimmer Argues For The Importance Of A ‘Spectrum Of Bad Behavior’ In The Post-Weinstein Era

Perhaps not everyone is aware of how former <i>Friends</i> star David Schwimmer has served as an anti-violence advocate for women for over a decade (he is photographed above at a 2012 Rape Treatment Center Brunch in Beverly Hills). He also helped publicly launch the #AskMoreOfHim movement in March as a …

Sexual Harassment

Blake Farenthold Ducks Out of Congress

<i>Congressman Blake Farenthold (R-TX), far right, wearing duckie pajamas at a party circa 2009.</i><p>Congressman Blake Farenthold (R-TX), who ran afoul of …

Blake Farenthold

Russell Simmons Fires Back at Sexual Assault Lawsuit: Accuser Has 'Mental Health Issues'

Legal papers also say that accuser sent “unsolicited nude photos after the alleged 2016 incident”<p>Russell Simmons has responded to a lawsuit filed by …

Garrison Keillor

Kate Mara Says Kevin Spacey Sexual Misconduct Accusations Are 'Very Shocking and Devastating'

Actress who starred on 13 episodes of “House of Cards” also says she had an “amazing experience” working with him<p>Kate Mara says the sexual misconduct …

Garrison Keillor

'Ren & Stimpy' Creator John Kricfalusi Accused of Sexual Misconduct by 2 Women (Report)

Accusers cite the recent change in the national conversation as a reason to now come forward<p>John Kricfalusi, the creator of Nickelodeon’s “The Ren & …

Garrison Keillor

'All the Money in the World': Christopher Plummer Didn't Think He'd Be Able to Pull Off Replacement Role (Exclusive Video)

Plummer replaced Kevin Spacey as J. Paul Getty at the eleventh hour after Spacey was accused of sexual misconduct<p>One of the biggest developments of …

Garrison Keillor

NBC Affiliate Marketing Boss Scot Chastain Out After Misconduct Review

Executive had been with the company since 1995<p>NBC has parted ways with affiliate marketing boss Scot Chastain, the company said on Tuesday. His …

Garrison Keillor

Tavis Smiley Admitted to 'Multiple Sexual Encounters With Subordinates,' PBS Says

Broadcaster fires back at show host’s lawsuit<p>PBS has fired back against Tavis Smiley in Smiley’s lawsuit against the broadcaster, saying that the …

Celebrity News

Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Tweets Cryptic Image of Mystery Disc

Michael Avenatti has turned teasing his client’s upcoming interview into a small art form<p>Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for the adult film star Stormy …

Garrison Keillor

Malia Obama, David Bowie and Blockbuster Video Among Bankrupt Weinstein Company's Creditors

Court documents show a long list of people and companies who are owed money by the studio<p>Court documents obtained by TheWrap show a list of thousands …

Garrison Keillor

The Ringer President Exits After Sexual Misconduct Investigation

Exec was placed on leave last December<p>Eric Weinberger, president of Bill Simmons’ media company The Ringer, has exited the company following an …

Garrison Keillor

Here Are the Lawyers the Bankrupt Weinstein Company Owes Millions of Dollars

David Boies, Bert Fields and more could lose a lot of money from TWC’s unraveling<p>Normally when companies go into bankruptcy, it’s the lawyers who …

Garrison Keillor

Steven Seagal Accusers Seek Legal Action: 'This Is About Accountability'

“All legal options remain open,” accusers’ attorney Lisa Bloom says<p>A lawyer for two women who have accused actor Steven Seagal of sexual assault …

Celebrity News

Time's Up Demands 'Independent Investigation' of NYC DA Cyrus Vance

Cyrus Vance comes under new scrutiny over his decision to not prosecute Weinstein in 2015<p>Time’s Up, the woman’s advocacy and legal organization …

Garrison Keillor

Film Academy President John Bailey Accused of Sexual Harassment

Three claims of harassment were brought to the academy on Wednesday, Variety says<p>Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences President John Bailey …

Garrison Keillor

'Atomic Blonde' Producer David Guilllod Sex Crime Case Goes to L.A. Prosecutors

Guillod is accused of sexual misconduct with four women, but prosecutors won’t say which case went to the D.A.’s office<p>Los Angeles police have …

Garrison Keillor

Ex-Conductor James Levine Sues the Met for Firing Him After Sexual Abuse Investigation

Levine accuses the Metropolitan Opera of breach of contract and defamation<p>Ex-conductor James Levine is suing the Metropolitan Opera for breach of …

Garrison Keillor

Vice Media Union Calls Company's Response to Misconduct Claims 'Deeply Flawed'

Sexual harassment survivors have felt “ignored” by company, according to union statement<p>Vice Media employees flooded Twitter on Friday morning, …

Garrison Keillor

Kathie Lee Gifford on Why She Contacted Friends Harvey Weinstein, Bill Cosby Post-Scandal: ‘I Don’t Judge Them’

“I don’t want to throw everybody on the same manure pile,” “Today” host tells Andy Cohen on Sirius XM show<p>“Today” host Kathie Lee Gifford said that …

Garrison Keillor

Metropolitan Opera Fires Conductor James Levine After Sexual Assault Investigation

Three men accused Levine of abusing them as teenagers<p>The Metropolitan Opera has cut ties with conductor James Levine following an investigation into …

Garrison Keillor

Reporters Drunk DMs Leaked by Vanity Fair Writer: 'Stay Off Twitter'

Mediaite reporter Lawrence Bonk says he has struggled with addiction and mental illness for most of his life<p>Mediaite writer Lawrence Bonk was fired …

Garrison Keillor