Weiner

Democratic comptroller hopeful Eliot Spitzer waits his turn to cast his vote in the primary election at his polling station in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Voters pass judgment on Weiner, Spitzer comebacks

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner and Eliot Spitzer, two brash New Yorkers whose careers were shattered by sex scandals, sought political redemption in Tuesday’s primaries after a campaign season that played out at times […]

09/10/2013

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama mum on Dems mired in scandals

WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Barack Obama ran for re-election last year, he and his advisers were quick to condemn comments from Republicans that were deemed offensive or demeaning to women. But now, with two […]

07/31/2013

New York City Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Weiner stays in NYC mayor race after staffer quits

NEW YORK (AP) — His campaign manager has resigned and his political peers have harsh words for him, but Anthony Weiner has vowed to stay in the race for New York City mayor. Weiner confirmed […]

07/29/2013

New York City Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Amid scandal, Weiner tours storm-damaged NYC home

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner met Superstorm Sandy victims on Staten Island as he tried to move past the sexting scandal threatening to derail his attempted political comeback. The […]

07/26/2013

Nancy Pelosi

Pelosi says Weiner’s behavior ‘disrespectful of women’

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi says the behavior of Anthony Weiner is “reprehensible” and “disrespectful of women.” The California Democrat lashed out at Weiner, a candidate for mayor of New York City […]

07/25/2013

Huma Abedin, alongside her husband, New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, speaks during a news conference. When Abedin’s name and face first started appearing in the media six years ago, lots of people couldn’t help but wonder what this beautiful, ambitious woman with high-fashion sense and a world-class rolodex saw in Anthony Weiner. That’s a question New Yorkers are asking themselves again. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

Puzzlement over Weiner’s loyal wife

NEW YORK (AP) — When Huma Abedin first started getting media attention years ago, some people couldn’t help but wonder what this beautiful, ambitious woman with high-fashion sense and a world-class Rolodex saw in Anthony […]

07/25/2013

Maggie and Michael sound bite

A real life ‘Good Wife’ speaks for Weiner

Anthony Weiner’s wife is not only standing by his side at a news conference, but speaking out about her confidence in her husband, and may be Weiner’s greatest weapon in his campaign to become New […]

07/24/2013

New York City Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Weiner shrugs off demands that he drop out

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner pressed ahead with his campaign for mayor Wednesday, shrugging off growing calls for him to drop out over a newly disclosed round of raunchy exchanges with a woman online. […]

07/24/2013

In this Jan. 5, 2011, file photo, Anthony Weiner and his wife Huma Abedin pose for photographs after the ceremonial swearing in of the 112th Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Weiner not dropping out of NYC mayoral race

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner says he’s not dropping out of the New York City mayoral race in light of newly revealed explicit online correspondence with a young woman. Weiner admitted on Tuesday to […]

07/23/2013

Anthony Weiner (AP Photo)

Anthony Weiner admits to more lewd photos

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner admits he sent additional explicit photos and texts to a woman online. The new lewd correspondence was posted Monday by the gossip website The […]

07/23/2013

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