Fox's Geraldo Rivera: I'm sorry for hoodie comment

By Joyce Eng, Geraldo Rivera drew a major backlash Friday after claiming that Trayvon Martin's hoodie is to blame for his death and urging black and Latino parents to tell their kids to dress differently. In an interview with Fox & Friends, Rivera,

By Hillary Busis, EW.com Geraldo Rivera apologized via an email to POLITICO and on his radio show on Wednesday morning. (EW.com) — Last week, Geraldo Rivera made headlines by blaming a hoodie for slain teenager Trayvon Martin's death.

GERALDO RIVERA: Well, I have a different take, Brian, on that. I believe that George Zimmerman, the overzealous neighborhood watch captain should be investigated to the fullest extent of the law and if he is criminally liable,

Fox News host Geraldo Rivera made a splash on Friday with his comments that he would “bet money” Trayvon Martin would not have been shot and killed if the teenager hadn't been wearing a hoodie. Rivera has long been known for stirring up controversy

GERALDO RIVERA: Well, I have a different take, Brian, on that. I believe that George Zimmerman, the overzealous neighborhood watch captain should be investigated to the fullest extent of the law and if he is criminally liable,