This is the second allegation of sexual misconduct by Franken in less than a week, and the first that allegedly occurred while he served in the Senate. "But yeah - I was in shock, really". And she had evidence - a photo that had been taken by a photographer of Franken with his fingers splayed, grabbing her chest through her clothes as she slept, and smiling wickedly back at the camera. Menz said she had been glad-handing lawmakers all day long. "I feel badly that Ms. Menz came away from our interaction feeling disrespected". Franken issued an apology, but he has still faced calls for him to resign and a potential ethics investigation. "There's no excuse", he said. "Now, I know this photo looks bad, but remember, it also is bad".
"To me, that sounds like the language of somebody who may have actually done this so many times, that it's normalized", said Biro. "I have let them down and am committed to making it up to them". Franken has apologized for his actions.
Tweeden described the allegations in a story as unwanted, forcible sexual advances.
Donald Trump, who has been accused of sexual assault by at least 16 women, criticized Franken in a series of tweets last week. She said she has equally supported Republican and Democratic candidates. Neither, they said, is registered with a political party.
The Chelsea wide-man has not played since going off injured during last month's defeat against his former club Crystal Palace . Liverpool face Southampton this weekend and then travel to Seville in Spain for their Champions League match.
He cited a fear of assassination and Hezbollah's "sowing strife" in the Arab world as his reasons for stepping down. France's foreign minister is expected in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to meet with Hariri and Saudi officials.
Earlier in October, party president Sonia Gandhi had also hinted that Rahul's elevation as party chief "will be done soon". However, it is clear now that Rahul Gandhi will be Congress president before the Gujarat elections.
The Congress on Sunday hinted that its impasse with Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) had been resolved, ANI reported. The BJP has already announced 106 candidates out of the total 182 seats in the two lists that have been released so far.
Additionally, the retailer hit a record $18 billion in just 13 hours, eclipsing last year's record of $17.8 billion in 24 hours. With those numbers, not Black Friday, Cyber Monday or Valentine's Day, can compete with Singles' Day as of yet.
Penney Company, Inc. might touch $5 high while the Average Price Target and Low price Target is $3.34 and $1.5 respectively. Net sales fell 1.7 percent to $2.81 billion in the fiscal third quarter, beating analysts' estimates of $2.77 billion.
Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang (left) with US President Donald Trump (right) in the central Vietnamese city of Danang on Friday. Trump has pulled the United States out of the Pacific Rim trade pact known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Italy have failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup after the Azzurri could only draw with Sweden at San Siro on Monday night. But while its defense forms the backbone of the Italy team, its midfield and attack are made up mainly of foreign players.
Paul Jacobs, Executive Chairman and Chairman of the Board of Qualcomm Inc . said this about the potential acquisition. Qualcomm investors would get a $60 payment and $10 of equity in Broadcom for every share of Qualcomm stock they own.
According to Page Six , several fashion bloggers have run into the now-familiar can't-get-a-visa issue. Media outlets are also facing difficulties with accessing the Mercedes-Benz Arena to shoot the event.
Walmart shoppers can begin mapping out their favorite Black Friday deals today by checking the retailer's app or website. At Sears , Shop Your Way members will have access to all of the Thanksgiving and Black Friday doorbusters.
Within minutes of upgrade the Government's Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian tweeted, "Moody's India rating upgrade. 1. The upgrade is likely to have a positive rub-off effect on equities, rupee , and bonds, industry insiders said.
Apple has pushed back the release of its smart speaker, the Home Pod - now saying the device isn't expected until next year. If HomePod isn't shipping by March we may be waiting until late June before it shows up on store shelves.
Berganza started work for DC in 1992 and worked on numerous high-profile comics, including the recent Dark Nights: Metal . While some people have praised DC for parting ways with Berganza, his firing has caused some controversy online.
Now the company reportedly discontinued the manufacturing of its OnePlus 5 in order to dominate the newly launched OnePlus 5T. So you need not to worry about the update as you would see the push notification on the display.
A fourth quarter Saints field goal made it 24-16, but Washington responded with a touchdown that padded the lead to 31-16. After losing the toss for OT, the Saints forced a punt and drove 51 yards in three plays for the winning field goal.
Last year, Angel Elsa Hosk notably wore a dragon on the runway, which many thought turned Chinese culture into a literal costume. Top model Gigi Hadid backed out of the show following allegations that she "discriminated" against Chinese people.
France, which voted in favor of renewing the mandate for the Joint Investigative Mechanism (JIM), also expressed alarm. The Russian text is unlikely to garner the nine votes required for adoption, diplomats said.
Both teams needed a point to qualify for the global soccer phenomenon which will be hosted by Russian Federation . Morocco and Tunisia qualified for the World Cup on Saturday, taking Africa's last two places.
In an earlier article covering the topic , we noted that Twitter meant to take a look at how it verified public figures. On Thursday morning Twitter announced it would pause its verification process indefinitely.