Franken's office says that the senator has no recollection about his interaction with Menz, but it said that he felt sorry that she came away from their interaction feeling disrespected.
We feel compelled to stand up for Al Franken, whom we have all had the pleasure of working with over the years on Saturday Night Live (SNL).
CNN reports that 33-year-old Lindsay Menz, now a resident of Frisco, Texas, claims that Franken grabbed her buttocks inappropriately in 2010 while she was attending a Minnesota State Fair. Franken has since apologized for his alleged misconduct, though noted he "certainly" doesn't remember the interaction the way Tweeden does. While practicing for a USO show in Afghanistan that they were to perform for US troops, Franken forcibly kissed her and shoved his tongue into her mouth, she said.
Tweeden said she had largely kept her experiences with Franken a secret, although she said she had described his actions at the time to a few other members of the USO tour and to her husband.
"I respect women. I don't respect men who don't", he added.
A second allegation against Sen.
Menz responded, "Dude - Al Franken TOTALLY molested me!"
"It was wrapped tightly around my butt cheek", she said".
Franken, for his part, has issued a statement not unlike his remarks regarding Tweeden. If the Senate Ethics Committee moves forward with its investigation - a probe that Franken has endorsed and agreed to assist - it may therefore be treated differently. 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.
Originally, the speaker was set for a December launch, which would have made it readily available for the holiday season. While the speakers may be class apart, Apple may fall short of providing good assistance with Siri.
The Buffalo Bills will be heading all the way out to the west coast to square-off against the Los Angeles Chargers in Week 11. Taylor, the starter since 2015, led the Bills to a field goal in his first series, but that only cut the margin to 40-10.
The Red Kettle effort began in 1891 as a way to collect funds to help feed those in need during Thanksgiving and Christmas times. This year's Red Kettle Campaign season is beginning with all donations going to benefit those need throughout the Holidays.
After winning a position among the top 5 contestants, Manushi was asked which profession deserved the biggest salary and why. On the Chinese island of Hainan global jury today determined the victor of the contest "Miss world-2017".
According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.86/share and a low EPS of $0.75/share. Barclays PLC set a $80.00 price target on Foot Locker and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Saturday, August 5th.
The products announced in the recall bear the establishment number "P-40299" inside the USDA mark of inspection. Affected products have been taken off Trader Joe's shelves and destroyed, according to the release.
The experience was "very unusual for him", Angus told the magazine, "but he was always a confident guy, and we made it work". Young later announced his departure from the band in 2014 due to health reasons that were later revealed to be dementia.
Neither Trump nor the State Department specified Monday which acts of terrorism and assassination the North had supported. He pointed out that North Korea was already experiencing the shortage of fuel and its revenues were down.
Mark Cuban thinks the big losers of the DOJ's decision to sue to block the AT&T-Time Warner merger will be Google and Facebook. Bloomberg's source said that the announcement will be about the Justice Department working to block the AT&T/Time Warner deal.
Although LiAngelo Ball publicly expressed nothing but gratitude for Trump's intercession, his father, LaVar Ball , spurned Trump. The players, for their part, did exactly that at an afternoon press conference the same day.
Save time and money on Black Friday
The likes of Amazon began rolling back the prices as early as last week in a bid to beat the chaos of Black Friday. If you can't wait for the stores to open, you can shop on online and get early access to the Black Friday sale.
Signals were false hope for Argentine Sub
The noise was heard in the South Atlantic about 220 miles from the Argentine coast and at a depth of about 650 feet. Her father, Eduardo Krawczyk, said: "We are extremely anxious , with little news, waiting for information".
Six Lashkar militants killed in Hajin gunfight
The GOC said that so far this year they have killed approximately 125-130 militants in the hinterland of the Kashmir valley. Jammu and Kashmir's Director General of Police, Shesh Paul Vaid has confirmed about the encounter of Lakhvi's nephew Owaid.
Google Maps will soon get a cleaner look
Google mentioned in its blog post that it has designated a colour for each type of destination or point in a Google Maps. For example, you might see a focus on gas stations in the navigation map, and train stations under transit.
JK BJP lashes out at Farooq for his PoK remarks
His comments drew the ire of the BJP and a case was also filed against him in Bihar. "A case has been filed against me. Sirajul Haq said that every Pakistani ruler who had betrayed the Kashmiris could not escape an evil end.