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Salinas apologizes for affair with mayor

April 10, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Former Telemundo reporter Mirthala Salinas is speaking out and apologizing for the effects of her affair with L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa.Salinas told Los Angeles magazine she had no idea her relationship with the mayor would have such an impact. She says she regrets hurting people, but didn't comment specifically on Villaraigosa's ex-wife.

Salinas says she reached a legal settlement with Telemundo when she quit last year. She now hosts a radio talk show. She calls the affair a learning experience, and also says she is engaged to a former boyfriend.


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