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Franken apologizes after woman says he kissed, groped her
Sen. Al Franken is the latest public figure to be caught in the deluge of revelations of sexual harassment and misconduct_ and the first member of Congress
Franken faces ethics probe after woman says he groped her
Minnesota Sen. Al Franken has apologized after a Los Angeles radio anchor accused him of forcibly kissing her during a 2006 USO tour and of posing for a photo with his hands on her chest
6 Ways to Un-Grouch a Grump
Fans of Grumpy Cat, Oscar the Grouch, and Andy Rooney, stand and cheer (or stand and kvetch, if that's more your style): October 15 was National Grouch Day. And why not? Why shouldn't curmudgeons have their day ( they have their own society, apparently ). After all, there's International Day of
Fox Renews ‘The Simpsons’ Through Season 25
ABC News’ Jessica Hopper and Eileen Murphy report: “The Simpsons,” the longest running scripted series on television, has been renewed for seasons 24 and 25, according to Fox. “In the words of Homer Simpson, ‘Woo Hoo! I outlasted Andy Rooney!’” read a news release by...
Curmudgeonly Commentator Andy Rooney Says Goodbye to ’60 Minutes’
Tonight “60 Minutes” will mark 92-year-old television icon Andy Rooney’s final appearance as a regular contributor to the show. Rooney first began doing his “A Few Minutes with Andy Rooney” segment in 1978. Tonight’s appearance will be his 1097th commentary. Rooney is leaving his position...
Andy Rooney to End Regular ’60 Minutes’ Segment on Sunday
After more than 33 years with “60 Minutes,” Andy Rooney’s run has come to an end. CBS announced today that the veteran television personality will deliver his last original essay for the news magazine on Sunday, Oct. 2. It will be his final regular appearance...
Excerpt: 'Truth and Duty'
Producer Argues She Was Abandoned By Mainstream Press and Attacked by the Right