News > Election

Former Rep. Katie Hill says the wave of harassment she faced after alleged revenge porn leak left her contemplating suicide

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Former Rep. Katie Hill wrote a piece in The New York Times about the fallout from her resignation from Congress.
In October, media outlets published leaked nude photos of Hill. She also admitted to having had a relationship with one of her campaign staffers, though she denied a separate allegation of having a relationship with her legislative director.
"In the days leading up to my resignation, my life was just like everyone's worst nightmare," Hill wrote.
Hill said she struggled with suicidal thoughts, but is now motivated to advocate for victims of cyber exploitation, also known as...
Read more ...

 

Ex-Rep. Katie Hill contemplated suicide: ‘I just wanted it all to be over'

Ex-Rep. Katie Hill contemplated suicide: ‘I just wanted it all to be over'

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Former California Rep. Katie Hill contemplated suicide after naked photos of her were leaked online, she revealed Saturday. Hill, who resigned from Congress in October amid a “throuple” scandal and an ethics probe into an alleged relationship with a subordinate, wrote in a New York Times op-ed that she nearly sliced her wrists with a paring...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Election      Congress  


President Trump becomes first president to attend anti-abortion rally

President Trump becomes first president to attend anti-abortion rally

This year's March for Life comes just weeks before the U.S. Supreme Court hears its first major abortion case since the addition of two justices appointed by President Trump. Read more ...

Iran's retaliatory attack causes 34 traumatic brain injuries to US troops...

Iran's retaliatory attack causes 34 traumatic brain injuries to US troops, Department of Defense says

The number of soldiers injured during attacks against the U.S. in Iraq this month has increased. Read more ...

Man deposits $980,000 check from IRS, lands prison sentence

Man deposits $980,000 check from IRS, lands prison sentence

His annual reported income was around $18,000 when he received the nearly $1 million check through his tax return. Read more ...

CDC confirms second U.S. Wuhan coronavirus case

CDC confirms second U.S. Wuhan coronavirus case

Read more ...

Disney closes Shanghai park as deadly coronavirus spreads

Disney closes Shanghai park as deadly coronavirus spreads

Disney is closing down its mega theme park in China over the Lunar New Year holiday as fears grow over the deadly Wuhan virus. Read more ...

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Mandate That Insurers Cover...

Trump Administration Threatens California Over Mandate That Insurers Cover Abortion

Health officials said the state has 30 days to repeal the requirement or some of its federal funds might be in jeopardy. The threat comes as Trump is set to address an... Read more ...

More than 97,000 gallons of red wine spilled at a vineyard, making its way...

More than 97,000 gallons of red wine spilled at a vineyard, making its way into a California river

Enough wine was spilled to fill eight large tanker trucks. Read more ...

China is building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with...

China is building a 1,000-bed hospital dedicated to patients infected with deadly coronavirus

The facility will be a prefabricated structure on a 270,000-square-foot lot, slated for completion Feb. 3. Read more ...

House Democrats to wrap up arguments for President Trump's impeachment trial

House Democrats to wrap up arguments for President Trump's impeachment trial

Democrats will have one more chance to change senators' minds on Friday, arguing that Mr. Trump should be removed from office. Read more ...

“Not Your Regular Scented Candles”: Natalie Erika James | Relic

“Not Your Regular Scented Candles”: Natalie Erika James | Relic

Whether capturing or creating a world, the objects onscreen tell as much of a story as the people within it. Whether sourced or accidental, insert shot or background detail... Read more ...