Top Clinton aide Huma Abedin announced a separation from her husband, former New York Congressman Anthony Weiner, after his latest sexting scandal on August 29, 2016.
“After long and painful consideration and work on my marriage, I have made the decision to separate from my husband,” Abedin said in a statement. “Anthony and I remain devoted to doing what is best for our son, who is the light of our life.”
In this photo, Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y., poses with his wife Huma Abedin for a formal wedding portrait at the Oheka Castle in Huntington, New York, July 10, 2010. The Michigan native and former White House intern who witnessed the Monica Lewinsky scandal up-close has found her own husband embroiled in a series scandals involving illicit photographs uploaded to the Internet.