Fox's Smith expresses regret over Williams comment


NEW YORK (AP) -- Fox News' Shepard Smith says he regrets using the word coward while speculating on air what Robin Williams may have been feeling before his suicide.

Smith made the comment Monday night during coverage of the Academy Award-winning actor's death.

"I have no way of knowing the depths of Mr. Williams' suffering but I never meant to suggest that he acted in any such manner," Smith said in a statement.

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  • It seems like Fox commentators are always having to apologize. They should just keep their mouths shut.