"I know there's been a very different picture of me painted over the last few weeks but I know who I really am", Franken said.
"No, we don't intend to do so", said Texas Democratic Party Deputy Executive Director Manny Garcia, when asked whether the party would return or donate the money raised with the help of Franken to charity. But this moment of reckoning about our friends and colleagues who have been accused of sexual misconduct is necessary, and it is painful.
Pressure built throughout the day on Wednesday for Franken to step down.
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton said he has not yet decided on who he will appoint to fill Franken's seat, but expects to make a decision shortly. "But this decision is not about me". CNN has not yet verified the claims in the Politico story, but Franken flatly denied the allegations int he report.
Padres among finalists for Shohei Ohtani
Ohtani has been put up for bid by the Pacific League's Nippon Ham Fighters for the maximum $20 million posting fee. The choices somewhat confirm Ohtani's preference for a small market and West Coast team, but there are exceptions.
"I know that I am going to have to be much more conscious when in these circumstances", he went on, "much more careful, much more sensitive, and that this will not happen again".
More than 20 Democratic senators, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, were present on the Senate floor for Franken's seat, and Franken's wife and family watched from the gallery overlooking the chamber. "We were finally beginning to listen to women about the ways in which men's actions affect them", he said. "I was excited for that conversation and hopeful that it would result in real change that made life better for women all across the country and in every part of our society". Instead, he talked about his own feelings, saying, "This has been a tough few weeks for me". He gave ammunition to those who believe their accounts are part of a right-wing plot, and to the many who still think women who report harassment are vindictive harpies seeking to harm men. "I have used my power to be a champion of women".
Mr Trump has also endorsed Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, who has been accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct with them when they were teenagers and he was a deputy district attorney in his thirties.
Musk wants to send his first Tesla Roadster in orbit around Mars
The first flight of the Falcon Heavy is expected to launch in January of 2018, a bit of a delay from its initial 2013 launch date. As if bringing humans to the Red Planet were not hard enough, he has now announced he wants to send his Tesla sports vehicle too.
The Switch , after all, uses the same Tegra X1 system-on-chip as the Shield TV, and this could be a sign of what's to come. Some of the company's older games from the discontinued Wii console will appear on the Nvidia Shield console in China.
Her lawsuit also claims that O'Reilly's statements that no complaints were filed against him are "deliberately misleading". The woman, Rachel Witlieb Bernstein , is one of six known to have reached settlements after making accusations against Mr.
Trail also appears to cover his head, though the camera only ever shows his eyes from the angle that Boswell holds the recorder. May God allow everlasting rest unto thee. "It's with heavy hearts that we share this most recent update with you all".
Kim Jong Un , the despicable dictator of North Korea who now apparently has a nuclear weapon that can reach the United States. This movement prompted millions of women to speak out about sexual assault and sexual harassment that they had experienced.
Located in Iran's Sistan and Baluchistan province on the Gulf of Oman region, Chabahar is the only oceanic port of the country. As per reports from the MEA (Ministry Of External Affairs), at present ministers from all the three countries i.e.
SIM-free iPhone X models fully support both CDMA and GSM networks, thus allowing you to use them with any wireless carrier. Just over a month after the iPhone X debuted, Apple is now selling carrier-agnostic models of the iPhone X.
It's a nice fit for both sides. "I'm very excited to get a staff together and get to work with our wonderful student-athletes". Heupel, however, is looking forward to the task ahead. "We need to play smart football but we also have to be physical".
Per T.H.R., Singer was "absent during production on several occasions", and did not return to the set after Thanksgiving break. Although a new director has yet to be confirmed, the movie is still slated for release on Christmas 2018.
Starbucks opens its largest location in China
The Roastery's digital experience is designed by Starbucks and powered by Alibaba Group's scene-recognition technology. In addition, the light jade colouring of the bar was inspired by ancient green clay teapots, Starbucks said.
Has An Idea For A Star Trek Film
In the case of Tarantino, however, it's hard to think of a writer-director with more of a specific, honed sensibility. Quentin Tarantino is reportedly in talks to work on a new Star Trek movie - and it could well be his last.
Yemen's ex-president's house blown by Houthis
Saleh and the Houthis used to be allies in the struggle against the government headed by President Abd-Rabbu Hadi. The rebels dispersed the protest but video footage of the women fleeing the scene was posted on social media.
Proposal To Impeach Trump Overwhelmingly Rejected
Green cited Trump's equivocating in the wake of a deadly white nationalist rally in Virginia, his attacks on Rep. Green's articles of impeachment do not allege Trump has specifically committed a crime.
Facebook unveils Messenger app for kids
In order to befriend another child in Messenger Kids, a parent must also be friends with that child's parent on Facebook. With more than 2 billion monthly users, Facebook can't exactly guarantee that it's going to be a safe place for kids.
'House of Cards' to resume taping minus star Kevin Spacey
Robin Wright , who plays the president's wife Claire Underwood, will assume the lead role. " House of Cards " Season 5 trailer. We will continue to work with MRC during this hiatus time to evaluate our path forward as it relates to the show.
Aaron Boone to be named next manager of Yankees
According to George King of the NY Daily News - Meulens and Boone are the favorites and Beltran has an outside shot. Boone had a rather pedestrian career as a player but the highlight of his career came as a member of the Yankees.