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Radio host says she was groped, kissed by Al Franken

A radio and television host has come forward to accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping and kissing her without her consent in 2006 and she has the evidence to prove it. Leeann Tweeden, a former model and actress and now a radio anchor and in Los Angeles says Franken made lewd gestures at her during a...

Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 4:30pm

Roy Moore threatens to sue Washington Post over sexual misconduct reports

Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore says he plans to sue the Washington Post over their report alleging he was involved with sexual relationships with teenagers when he was in his 30s working as an assistant prosecutor. One of the allegations includes a sexual encounter with a 14-year-old...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 3:12pm

George H.W. Bush offers actress non-apology for allegedly groping

Bill Cosby. Harvey Weinstein. Roger Ailes. Ben Roethlisberger. Kobe Bryant. Clarence Thomas. Bill Clinton. Woody Allen. Tiger Woods. David Letterman. Ben Affleck. Add former president George H.W. Bush to the list of men in power who have been accused of sexual misconduct. Actress Heather Lind...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 2:22pm

Politician's plan to serve as mayor and state rep 'incredibly insulting,' Baker says

A state representative's plan to keep his job in the Legislature while also serving as the mayor of Attleboro is "insulting" to voters and his colleagues, according to Gov. Charlie Baker. "I think it's incredibly insulting, to the voters and to the mayors and to the...

Monday, November 13, 2017 - 11:14am

The Foreman Forecast: The curious case of Rand Paul

Among the many bewildering puzzles in D.C. these days, this may be the best: Why did Rand Paul’s neighbor allegedly tackle him? The Republican senator from Kentucky was dropped on his lawn like a sack of hammers in a mysterious dispute. We know who allegedly took him down: one Rene Boucher,...

Friday, November 10, 2017 - 5:00am

California NAACP wants to get rid of the 'Star Spangled Banner'

The California chapter of the NAACP is pushing to get rid of The Star-Spangled Banner as the national anthem. “This song is wrong; it shouldn’t have been there, we didn’t have it ’til 1931, so it won’t kill us if it goes away,” said NAACP California chapter...

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 2:32pm

Danica Roem becomes Virginia's first transgender woman elected official

Virginia made history last night when Danica Roem became the first transgender woman to become an elected official. Democrat candidate Danica Roem, 33, defeated Republican Robert G. Marshall and was elected as a member of the Virginia House of Delegates in the state’s 13th District....

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 2:25pm

Boston 2017 election results: Marty Walsh wins second term as mayor

Marty Walsh has won another four years as Boston’s mayor. Walsh and challenger Tito Jackson’s mayoral campaigns came to an end Tuesday night after an Election Day with a low voter turnout in Boston. The Associated Press called the race for mayor around 8:55 p.m., just under an...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 9:35am

The Foreman Forecast: Our winning ways

Shalane Flanagan won the TCS NYC Marathon this week – the first American woman to do so in 40 years, and the sight of her sweeping into Central Park was spectacular. In the same race, the greatest American male marathoner in a generation, Meb Keflezighi, was washed by oceans of teary-eyed...

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 5:03am

Boston 2017 Election: Everything you need to know

Tuesday marks election day in Boston, meaning the end to Mayor Marty Walsh and challenger Roxbury City Councilor Tito Jackson’s campaigns. As a Boston resident, you get to help either keep Walsh in office or enact Jackson to replace him. The race doesn’t seem very close though —...

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 6:40pm

Puerto Rico makes move to cancel $300M contract with Whitefish Energy

The Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) has made the decision to cancel its $300M contract with  Whitefish Energy. The small company was recently hired to rebuild Puerto Rico’s electric grid that was destroyed by Hurricane Maria in September.  When it was announced that...

Monday, October 30, 2017 - 3:21pm

Trump Jr. trolls Hillary Clinton on her birthday

Donald Trump Jr. took to Twitter to take a dig at former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on her birthday, calling her “arrogant” and “entitled” Hillary Clinton celebrated her 70th birthday Thursday and while many people on Twitter sent her happy birthday tweets,...

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 12:34pm

Registered voters see Trump as reckless, dishonest, sensitive: Poll

A greater number of registered voters in the country see President Trump as reckless, dishonest and sensitive, according to a new poll by Politico.  Politico/Morning Consult asked 1988 registered voters how they feel about President Trump.  The voters were asked if certain...

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 2:14pm

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke took $12,000 charter flight home in oil exec’s plane

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke chartered a flight from Las Vegas to a location near his Montana home this summer. Internal documents show that the plane is owned by oil and gas executives. The flight, along with private flights during a trip to the Virgin Islands and a charter to Alaska, could add...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 4:57pm

Caitlyn Jenner, Kanye, The Rock not the only celebs considering politicalcareer

Following the greatest reality show on earth, the 2016 presidential election, there aren’t many things that surprise us anymore. Real estate mogul and reality TV host Donald Trump became No. 45 after beating out a slew of seasoned politicians and other celebrities are having ideations of...

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 2:46pm

Ever lied on your Tinder profile? You could go to jail for that

If you’ve ever lied on your Tinder profile, you could be guilty of more than disappointing many a first date. The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act makes it a federal crime to access a computer in a manner that “exceeds authorized access,” but the ACLU filed a lawsuit challenging the...

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:27pm

Former president and peanut farmer Jimmy Carter felt the Bern

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter felt the Bern during the Democratic primaries. Carter, a Democrat who served one term as president between 1977 and 1981, revealed he voted for Bernie Sanders over party choice Hillary Clinton during a The New York Times interview with his wife Rosalynn. The...

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:07pm

VIDEO: Black protester hugs Nazi during white supremacist event in Florida

A video showing a black protester hugging a Nazi outside of a Richard Spencer event at the University of Florida has gone viral. On Thursday, a man wearing a white T-shirt with swastikas attended a speech for white supremacist Richard Spencer at the Universtiy of Florida. According to the Daily...

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 5:11pm

DNC feeling the Bern; Considers resolution urging Sanders, King to run as Dems

After conspiring against Sen. Bernie Sanders in the 2016 presidential primary against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the Democratic National Committee (DNC) is considering asking the senator from Vermont and another independent, Angus King from Maine, to run as Democrats in 2018....

Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 3:54pm

LeBron James wears 'equality' sneakers during season opener

LeBron James made a statement with his footwear during the season opener between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics. The NBA superstar wore a pair of black Nike sneakers with the word “equality” emblazoned on the heels with gold stitching. LeBron James has always been...

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 5:50pm