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Fox News Anchor Shepard Smith Apologizes For Calling Robin Williams 'A Coward' Published: August 12, 2014

FOX News anchor Shepard Smith called Robin Williams a "coward" while discussing the legendary comedian and actor's death on Monday, according to BuzzFeed.

Williams' death is being investigated as a suicide. Smith spoke about Williams' children before the "coward" line, BuzzFeed reports.

In an interview with Mediaite, Smith apologized for what he said. "I would never presume to know anything about his private life. And if any of his family members and friends were to have seen me use the word 'coward,' I would be horrified."

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