A former Fox News anchor has accused US President Donald Trump of making an unwanted sexual advance on her in an elevator and joked about it later on.
Juliet Huddy, who worked with Trump’s favorite news outlet for more than a decade before ending her contract in 2016, told an online morning show that the Republican president tried to forcefully kiss her in an elevator after taking her to lunch at Trump Tower.
“He took me out to lunch to talk about maybe me doing something with ‘The Apprentice.’ He used to watch ‘Fox & Friends,’ the show I was hosting on the weekend. Whatever, everything was fine. It was a weird moment. He never tried anything after that, and I was never alone with him,” she said, noting the encounter took place sometime in 2005 or 2006. Trump married his third wife, Melania, in January 2005.
Trump’s fixation with the host did not end there, as years later, he joked about the issue when appearing on her Fox…