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Abedin leaves scandal-plagued husband, Weiner

Monday, August 29, 2016 - 00:59

Huma Abedin, a top aide to Democratic presidential presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, is separating from her husband Anthony Weiner, a former congressman who resigned after a sex scandal. Vanessa Johnston reports.

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Five years after Anthony Weiner resigned from Congress following a sexting scandal... His wife Huma Abedin, vice chair of Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, says she has made the decision to separate. The announcement comes after a New York Post report Sunday that Weiner sent photos of his boxer-brief-clad genitals to a woman online....one while in bed with their toddler son. Weiner had reportedly undergone therapy after his first sexting scandal in 2011... When he accidentally posted an explicit photo of himself on his public Twitter timeline. But then, more explicit photos of Weiner surfaced in 2013...this time during an unsuccessful run for New York City mayor. In a statement, Abedin called for privacy during quote "this difficult time."

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Abedin leaves scandal-plagued husband, Weiner

Monday, August 29, 2016 - 00:59