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I, Rielle Hunter, Apologize

Rielle Hunter | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rielle Hunter

I behaved badly. That may seem obvious to you but it's taken me a long time to admit that, even to myself. For years I was so viciously attacked by the media and the world that I felt like a victim. I now realize that the attacks are actually beside the point. The point is: I behaved badly.

Edwards Returns To Public Eye

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 05.17.2013 | Politics

Former Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. Senator John Edwards (D-N.C.) will return to the public eye next month when he speaks at a retreat f...

John Edwards' Daughter On Dad's Affair: 'I Was Devastated'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 03.27.2013 | Politics

John Edwards' eldest daughter is speaking out for the first time since her father's trial over alleged campaign finance violations. In an interview...

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...

Comedians React On Twitter To John Edwards, Rielle Hunter Split

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.26.2012 | Comedy

During an appearance on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, Rielle Hunter revealed that she and former North Carolina Senator John Edwards were n...

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 Reveals John Edwards' Reaction To Contentious Pregnancy News

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.23.2012 | Politics

John Edwards' former mistress Rielle Hunter said she was "surprised" when she learned she was pregnant. The former Democratic presidential hopeful, ac...

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...

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.

'He Told Me To Go F*** Myself'

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2012 | Politics

(Note obscenity in paragraph 6) * Scher says he told Edwards affair would destroy career * Pair reportedly clashed over ...

John Edwards Allegedly Called Rielle Hunter A 'Crazy Slut'

Posted 04.25.2012 | Politics

Andrew Young, former aide to John Edwards, alleged on Tuesday that the former presidential candidate called Rielle Hunter a "crazy slut" when he learn...

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...

Things Cool Down Between Rielle Hunter & John Edwards

Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics

Things have cooled down between John Edwards and Rielle Hunter, the New York Post reports. A server at a restaurant in Charlotte told the Post that...

Federal Judge Refuses To Dismiss Criminal Charges Against John Edwards

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

On Thursday, a federal judge in North Carolina refused to dismiss criminal charges against John Edwards, local station WTVD reports. U.S. District...

John Edwards' Daughter Lends Her Support

TIME Healthland | Posted 08.06.2011 | Divorce

Parents are embarrassing. It's part of our job description. We wear the wrong clothes or talk too loudly or just breathe. Yet it could always be worse...

Sunday Roundup

Arianna Huffington | Posted 07.28.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

This week Bibi Netanyahu addressed Congress; President Obama extended the Patriot Act for another four years; prosecutors moved another step closer to indicting John Edwards for misusing campaign funds to cover up his affair with Rielle Hunter; and Newt Gingrich scrambled to reconcile his claims of being "very frugal" with his $500,000 revolving line of credit at Tiffany. Meanwhile, in a political version of The Hangover sequel, the GOP's leadership, drunk on Tea (Party), did something wild and crazy -- creating a plan to gut and privatize Medicare, and pressuring elected Republicans to vote for it -- only to wake up in New York's 26th District with a pounding morning-after headache. If Democrats don't provide a cure by agreeing to deep cuts in Medicare as part of a deal to raise the government's debt ceiling, this GOP hangover could last until November 2012.

Alleged John Edwards Voicemails Surface

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The latest development in the ongoing investigation into former U.S. Senator John Edwards' affair with Rielle Hunter comes in the form of a series of ...

How the John Edwards Affair Ended Up in the Enquirer

Pigeon O'Brien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Pigeon O'Brien

One day, I stepped off the treadmill and picked up the phone. I didn't even know what I was doing. But I found myself calling a publication that had left a voicemail about Rielle Hunter. I was going to confirm the affair.

John Edwards Indictment Could Reportedly Be Days Away

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A week after John Edwards was called to testify on a sex tape supposedly depicting him involved in a sexual act with former campaign videographer and ...

Technology & Psychology: The Never-Before-Revealed Details of Why John Edwards Finally Confessed to His Affair

David Perel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Perel

While much has been written about the National Enquirer's scoop, the key element of how Edwards was caught has never been told -- until now.

Todd Palin Sex Scandal? New Report

Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce

The National Enquirer is reporting that Todd Palin cheated on Sarah with a female massage therapist who was "busted for prostitution." An anonymous...

John Edwards Spokesman Denies Rumored Proposal To Rielle Hunter

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: An Edwards family spokesman denies the below report, telling the Daily Beast, "I can tell you that it's not true." -- John Edwards has r...

Rielle Hunter's Sister Slams Her, Supports Elizabeth Edwards

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rielle Hunter's sister, Roxanne Marshall, says her entire family was "pretty upset" that Hunter hasn't apologized to Elizabeth Edwards for her affair ...

After The Fall, John Edwards Parties On

After The Fall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Saturday night, April 24, 2010, five days before John Edwards's mistress Rielle Hunter sat down with Oprah to talk about the by-then-infamous sex t...