Cain challenged on harassment accusations

US presidential hopeful insists sexual harassment allegations unfounded during Republican debate.

    Herman Cain, the US Republican presidential hopeful, has insisted that a series of sexual harassment allegations made against him are unfounded and false. 

    He made the comments in response to tough questions on the accusations during a Republican presidential debate on Wednesday in Michigan, where he appeared to receive much support from the audience.

    Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher reports from Washington.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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