ABC News Stars Get Swept Up in Lawsuit Fallout

Good Morning America co-hosts George Stephanopoulos and Robin Roberts have become ensnared in the drama inside ABC over how the network handled sexual assault allegations against the morning show’s former executive producer, the Daily Beast reports

A lawsuit filed last week by Kirstyn Crawford, who currently serves as Stephanopoulos’ producer on GMA, claims former EP Michael Corn sexually assaulted her in 2015 and, a few years earlier, assaulted former ABC News producer Jill McClain. Crawford also named ABC as a defendant, claiming that the network knew about the alleged assault of Crawford as early as 2017

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Top Republicans move to protect Trump from Capitol attack fallout | US Capitol attack

Top Republicans in Congress are embarking on a new campaign of revisionism seven months after the attack on the Capitol, absolving Donald Trump of responsibility and blaming the House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, for the 6 January insurrection perpetrated by a mob of Trump supporters.

Some House and Senate Republican leaders stated in the charged moments immediately following the attack that Trump was squarely to blame, and amid blood and shattered glass at the US Capitol, some even considered his removal.

“The president bears responsibility,” the House Republican leader, Kevin McCarthy, said of Trump at the time, demanding that he

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