Carnahan says Franken's apology is not enough, accusing the Junior Senator of blaming harassment victims without admitting wrongdoing. Tweeden also alleged that the then-comedian forcibly kissed her while the two were rehearsing a skit. I felt disgusted and violated'.
The first claim against Franken emerged almost two weeks ago, when Leeann Tweeden, a Los Angeles radio host, said the senator forcibly kissed and groped her during a 2006 USO tour, before he was elected to the Senate. "I've been trying to take responsibility. I don't remember these particular photos", Franken said.
"I just want to again say I am sorry", Franken said. Franken also disputed Tweeden's account that he kissed her without consent, but apologized nonetheless for how it made her feel.
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"But have you ever placed a hand on some woman's butt?"
"I know that I've let a lot of people down, people of Minnesota, my colleagues, my staff, my supporters, and everyone who has counted on me to be a champion for women", he said.
"From these stories it's been clear that there are some women - and one is too many - who feel that I have done something disrespectful or that's hurt them".
And a seeming resolution to do better in the future: "I know that I am going to have to be much more conscious when in these circumstances, much more careful, much more sensitive". The women spoke to Huffington Post on condition of anonymity.
In Minnesota, 65 Democratic women released a letter expressing disappointment, but support. "He grabbed my buttocks during a photo op". In crowded chaotic situations, I can't say I haven't done that.
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.), far left, speaks to the media outside his office in the Hart Senate Office Building on Monday.
Ideally, Dayton, a Democrat, would first secure a commitment that Franken's appointed replacement wouldn't run for the job, but would instead simply fill the spot until voters can select a new senator in a special election; that way, such a move couldn't be seen as a way for Democrats to ditch a damaged political figure and give a more palatable replacement a head start on the competition.
The editorial board said Franken, despite his vows to do so, may not be able to gain back the trust of his constituents.
Franken said that he did not remember touching women inappropriately, but said that he posed for "thousands of pictures". Franken has disputed that claim.
"I can categorically say that I did not proposition anyone to join me in any bathroom", he said in a statement to the site.
"It's hard to respond to anonymous accusers, and I don't remember those campaign events".
Talib and the Broncos will face the Miami Dolphins in Week 13, while Crabtree's Raiders will square off with the New York Giants. Several Broncos players surrounded Crabtree as he wrestled with Talib before his Raiders teammates could come to his assistance.
Marco Silva and Jose Mourinho's sides have both won their last two Premier League outings, making for an interesting encounter. However, Silva did concede that he may move away from Vicarage Road at some point, providing he continues to prosper.
The vice president added that the Trump administration is also committed to ending the conflict between Israelis and Palestinians. But, in 1948, Zionist forces seized the western half of the city and declared the area as part of what became Israel.
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If he performs like he did last time at the Hero that would be fantastic. "I missed being able to play golf with my friends". He has been third in the Bahamas the past two years. "Looking back on it now, it looked like I was playing in slow-mo".
Otunga argues that he has been the primary care giver of the couple's son since his birth, due to Jennifer's busy work schedule. Jennifer Hudson dropped the restraining order she filed against the father of her child, David Otunga , The Blast reports.
She said: "Some of the women who have come forward have had other men, equally severe and can not go through it again". That's what actress Susan Sarandon told the Guardian in an interview published Sunday.
Dancing ballerinas kick off Christmas at the White House
And that wish for a Merry Christmas, was proclaimed loud and proud, all the way down to this year's official Christmas cards. The 350-pound (about 160-kilogram) gingerbread house this year offers a view of the White House from the south.
Microsoft, SAP Expand Cloud Computing Partnership
A deeper partnership with SAP could open a new path for big corporate customers to use Azure, according to industry analysts. Microsoft will move the SAP applications it runs in its own data centers to SAP's cloud-based S/4 HANA products.
Google released Datally to manage your mobile data usage
But they warmed to the idea as they saw that users welcomed data consumption by "apps they really like", Woodward said. The app is available on Google Play Store and compatible with Android smartphones running Lollipop 5.0 OS and above.
Conte focused on Blues, not City
We are becoming more solid and finding different solutions in the tactical solution. "We have to try to do our best". Now fit again, Conte has challenged the Belgian to take a central role in his side's bid to close the gap on City.
Samsung adds Burgundy Red colour to the Galaxy S8
Christened the Samsung Galaxy S8 , the new color is Burgundy Red and it was launched earlier this month, as we had reported then . Well, we now know that the Burgundy Red variant will be made available in South Korea from today i.e 28 November.
Memphis Grizzlies fire head coach David Fizdale
Fizdale was fined $30,000 by the National Basketball Association for a rant over officiating after a loss in Game 2. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the team has announced that associate head coach J.B.
Meredith seals $1.85B deal for Time Inc
In addition to Time Magazine , publications Time Inc . owns include Sports Illustrated , People , and Fortune . Some of the media company's popular magazines include Better Homes & Gardens, Parents and Family Circle .
Miss Universe contestants speak on sexual harassment issue
Nel-Peters, 22 beat runner-ups, Miss Colombia and Miss Jamaica to become the second woman from her home country to earn the crown. Harvey, a five-time Emmy Award victor , mentioned the moment from when he announced the wrong victor at 2015 Miss Universe.
Eight Big Ten Volleyball Teams Selected to NCAA Tournament
MSU's streak of seven consecutive NCAA Tournament appearances is the third-longest in the Big Ten, behind Penn State and Nebraska. The field includes 20 automatic qualifiers and 12 at-large teams. "And we hope to reach more goals as we go along the way".