NEW YORK (CBSLA.com/AP) — Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin says she is separating from husband Anthony Weiner after another sexting revelation involving the former congressman from New York.
Abedin says in a statement released by Clinton’s presidential campaign: “After long and painful consideration and work on my marriage, I have made the decision to separate from my husband.READ MORE: Mandatory Evacuations Remain In Place for 1,000 People Due To Pacific Palisades Brush Fire
She adds: “Anthony and I remain devoted to doing what is best for our son, who is the light of our life. During this difficult time, I ask for respect for our privacy.”
The New York Post published photos late Sunday that the newspaper said Weiner had sent last year to a woman it identified only as a “40-something divorcee.”
A search for Anthony Weiner’s account on Twitter said the page was no longer accessible, according to multiple reports.READ MORE: Sheriff's Detectives Investigating Fatal Shooting In 1000 Block Of Imperial Highway
The Democrat quit Congress in 2011 following revelations that he was sending women sexually explicit messages.MORE NEWS: Tom Bradley International Terminal At LAX Experiencing Power Outage In Some Areas
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