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John Edwards Affair

John Edwards Announces Next Move

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.19.2013 | Politics

Former Democratic senator and 2004 vice-presidential nominee John Edwards announced Tuesday that he had formed a new law firm with a former partner, D...

Edwards Planning Return To Public Eye

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.05.2013 | Politics

Former Democratic presidential candidate and North Carolina Senator John Edwards is planning to open his own law firm, CNN reported Wednesday. Edw...

Rielle, Edwards Affair Offers Key Life Lessons

The Daily Beast | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics

Romeo and Juliet. Lancelot and Guinevere. Catherine and Heathcliff. Buffy and Angel. To the pantheon of legendary star-crossed lovers must now be adde...

Sam Stein

Five Politically Relevant Revelations In Rielle Hunter's Book | Sam Stein | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rielle Hunter's new book "What Really Happened" reveals few new details about what actually took place during her multi-year affair with...

Hunter Details Affair, Has Harsh Words For Elizabeth Edwards

Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics

Rielle Hunter is back in the spotlight with her new memoir, offering a window into her relationship with two-time presidential candidate John Edwards....

Rielle Hunter: Edwards' Marriage Was 'Ruined Before I Got There'

Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

Rielle Hunter says John Edwards' marriage to the late Elizabeth Edwards was damaged before she became involved with the two-time presidential candidat...

Attacking Elizabeth Edwards' Memory

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 08.21.2012 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

There's absolutely no justification for launching a full-on assault on Elizabeth Edwards. Rielle, you have said that you feel it is your "duty" to Edwards and his three children with Elizabeth to write the book which reveals your side of the story.

Rielle Hunter Breaks Silence On Edwards Affair

AP | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics

BY MEG KINNARD, ASSOCIATED PRESS When John Edwards faced the prospect of an indictment that could put him behind bars, he calmly told his mistress ...

Philandering Public Men of America (and Michael Vick) Meet Me at Camera Three

Emma McLaughlin | Posted 06.01.2012 | Media
Emma McLaughlin

We want to hear one thing from you, without distancing phrases or tired clichés -- and that is that you get it.

How Infidelity Brought Down John Edwards

Posted 05.31.2012 | Divorce

On Thursday, John Edwards' campaign finance fraud case ended in a mistrial. According the Associated Press, jurors acquitted the former Democratic pre...

Justice Department Unlikely To Retry Edwards

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 07.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A knowledgeable law enforcement official said Thursday it is unlikely that the Justice Department will retry John Edwards. The off...

Edwards' Fate Hands In Limbo As Jury Resumes Deliberations

AP | Posted 07.21.2012 | Politics

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The jury deciding the fate of John Edwards in North Carolina has finished a second day of deliberations without reaching a ve...

A Guide To The John Edwards Trial

AP | Posted 07.15.2012 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Former presidential hopeful John Edwards' attorneys are presenting his defense against charges that he masterminded a scheme to ...

Emotional Testimony Reportedly Brings Edwards To Tears

Posted 05.10.2012 | Politics

Emotional testimony provided in the John Edwards trial on Wednesday appeared to strike a chord with the former senator and two-time presidential candi...

Natasha Burton

Will John Edwards' Daughter Ever Forgive Him? | Natasha Burton | Posted 05.09.2012 | Divorce

A particularly painful anecdote from John Edwards and Elizabeth Edwards’ marriage was made public last Wednesday during the former senator’s embez...

John Edwards Courtroom Still No Place to Find the Truth

David Perel | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics
David Perel

The lawyer from Williams & Connolly was right all those years ago: John Edwards turned his life and pursuit of higher office into a private hell that is now playing out in a courtroom where there are no angels as witnesses.

Rielle Hunter Had Wild Idea About How To Hide Affair

Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

John Edwards managed to get an aide, Andrew Young, to claim paternity of his love child, but the mother of the child had another idea for hiding their...

Where Is Rielle Hunter Now?

Posted 05.03.2012 | Politics

Rielle Hunter declared she would love John Edwards "til death do us part" in an infamous interview she gave to GQ in 2010, but a few things have chang...

Wife Of Edwards Aide 'Wanted Proof' She 'Really Was Taking Care Of Rielle'

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

Cheri Young, wife of John Edwards' former aide Andrew Young, defended a video she shot in the home of Edwards' mistress Rielle Hunter, saying she want...

Edwards Aide's Wife Gives Interesting Testimony

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 06.30.2012 | Politics

GREENSBORO, N.C. — The wife of an ex-aide to John Edwards broke down on the witness stand Monday as she recounted how the candidate asked the co...

Edwards Aide's Wife Was 'Angry And Disgusted'

AP | By JEFFREY COLLINS and MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 06.29.2012 | Politics

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Andrew Young first saw John Edwards speak at an oceanfront hotel in 1998. He was captivated by the U.S. Senate candidate's speech ...

Katy Hall

Edwards Aide: 'He Said He Loved Me' | Katy Hall | Posted 04.27.2012 | Politics

John Edwards and Rielle Hunter's torrid romance may be over, but their breakup was a happy one compared to what happened between Edwards and Andrew Yo...

Edwards Voicemails Reveal Code To Hide Affair

Posted 04.27.2012 | Politics

More voicemails from John Edwards have become public as his criminal trial reaches the end of its first week. Transcripts reveal that Edwards used the...

Eliot Spitzer Weighs In On John Edwards Drama

Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics

As the John Edwards criminal trial entered its second day, Former New York Gov. Eliot Spitzer weighed in on the drama during a conference call about h...

Trial Hones In On Edwards' Manipulations

Reuters | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics

(Adds details) By Colleen Jenkins GREENSBORO, N.C., April 23 (Reuters) - Prosecutors in the criminal campaign finance c...