BC-US--NPR Host Fired, 0135
Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Host of NPR's 'On Point' fired over workplace abuse claims<
BOSTON (AP) - The host of one of National Public Radio's most successful programs has been fired over allegations of workplace abuse.
Boston radio station WBUR said Wednesday that "On Point" host Tom Ashbrook was cleared of sexual misconduct but created an abusive environment for staff. He's been on leave since December.
Ashbrook says he's "deeply disappointed" and called his firing "profoundly unfair." He a ...