CNN fires Kathy Griffin after Trump beheading photo

Griffin has apologized , conceding that the brief video, which she originally described as an "artsy-fartsy statement" mocking the commander in chief, was "too disturbing" and wasn't amusing. "I crossed the line", she said. The My Life on the D-List star has provided New Year's Eve coverage alongside Anderson Cooper since 2007. The network says it has terminated its agreement with the comedian to appear on its New Year's Eve programs.

9 local guards dead, 11 Americans wounded in Kabul

Media reported that the Afghan Health Ministry put the death toll at up to 90 people, while some 380 people were injured. At least 11 United States citizens were injured in a massive suicide bomb blast in Kabul, Afghanistan , on Wednesday, according to several U.S.

Oakland to pay almost $1M to teen in police scandal

Oakland to pay almost $1M to teen in police scandal

The Oakland City Council has approved a almost $1 million settlement after a police sex scandal involving several of their former officers and a young woman who identified herself as an underage prostitute. "We need to ensure that we are building the conditions that make it possible to have trust and healing between the community and our law enforcement officers, and cut sexual misconduct and other forms of abuse", said Kaplan.

Kathy Griffin apologizes for anti-Trump photo

The image is way too disturbing. The photo shoot has been condemned by many on social media, including Trump himself. Threats made against @SecretService protectees receive the highest priority of all of our investigations. Photos from a shoot with Tyler Shields , a self-described artist/photographer famous for his edgy imagery, began appearing Tuesday, first published by TMZ ahead of the official release.

Kathy Griffin Apologizes For 'Disturbing' Depiction Of Trump's Head

Kathy Griffin Apologizes For 'Disturbing' Depiction Of Trump's Head

Al Franken , a Democrat, may feel comedian Kathy Griffin went "too far " with her latest project , but he's refusing to cancel his appearance with her later this summer. "OBVIOUSLY, I do not condone ANY violence by my fans or others to anyone, ever!" Comedian Kathy Griffin speaks onstage during the 24th Annual Race To Erase MS Gala at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on May 5, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.

Kathy Griffin Apologizes For Pictures With Severed Trump Head

For a decade she had co-hosted the annual special with CNN correspondent Anderson Cooper . According to CNN, Griffin responded to the accusations. "It was deeply inappropriate and runs contrary to the core values our company stands for". And three weeks after announcing a marketing campaign with Griffin, the St.