Al Franken apologizes after accusation he kissed and groped TV news anchor

Al Franken apologizes after accusation he kissed and groped TV news anchorAl Franken: ‘I respect women. US senator and former comedian Al Franken has issued an apology after being accused of kissing and groping a woman without her consent. Leeann Tweeden, a Los Angeles-based news anchor, came forward with the allegations in an op-ed published by KABC radio on Thursday that detailed an encounter with Franken during a tour of the Middle East to entertain US troops in 2006.



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