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Al Franken says he ‘crossed a line’ while hugging women

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Sen. Al Franken apologized on Thursday amid allegations that the Minnesota Democrat had groped women at campaign events— admitting that he “crossed a line” in some instances when embracing constituents. The Minnesota Democrat, accused by…

Grabby Al Franken admits he ‘crossed line’ with women

NY Daily News

“I feel terribly that I’ve made some women feel badly and for that I’m sorry.”

Sen. Al Franken says he 'crossed a line' but vows to regain trust of Minnesotans

USA TODAY

Aides reportedly says senator has no plans to resign over sexual allegations.

Al Franken groping charges affects Minnesota governor's race

Democratic Sen. Al Franken's sexual-misconduct woes became a campaign issue in the Minnesota governor's race this week as new allegations of groping involving two more women surfaced.

Al Franken apologizes again, signals he'll fight to stay in the Senate

The Weekly Standard

At least four women have accused the Minnesota senator of inappropriately touching them.

Al Franken admits 'I crossed a line' after groping allegations

Fox News

Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., issued an apology to the people of his state Thursday and said he was "committed to regaining their trust" after four women accused him of groping them in separate incidents between 2006 and 2010.

Al Franken in Thanksgiving apology after fresh groping allegations

WASHINGTON, Nov 24 — US Senator and former Saturday Night Live star Al Franken, accused of groping women, issued a fresh apology yesterday after new complaints of inappropriate behaviour emerged this week.

Al Franken says 'I've made some women feel badly' and apologizes

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Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., apologized after allegations of unwanted touching or other contact, and pledged to work to regain the trust of Minnesotans.

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Al Franken says he ‘crossed a line’ while hugging women

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Sen. Al Franken apologized on Thursday amid allegations that the Minnesota Democrat had groped women at campaign events— admitting that he “crossed a line” in some instances when embracing constituents. The Minnesota Democrat, accused by…

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