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White House officials knew about Porter's abuse allegations and scrambled to protect him
(CNN)Senior aides to President Donald Trump knew for months about allegations of domestic abuse levied against top White House staffer Rob Porter by his ex-wives, even as Porter’s stock in the West Wing continued to rise, multiple sources told CNN on Wednesday.

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South Korea hopes the Olympics can demonstrate its efforts to defuse tensions and foster inter-Korean rapprochement, and athletes from the two Koreas will march together under one peninsula flag for the first time in more than a decade.”I made choices, I just have to live with them,” she said tearfully.

The staffer, Daniel Fierro, told The Washington Post on Thursday that Democratic Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, who has become a prominent figure in the #MeToo movement, approached him alone after an assembly softball game in 2014, squeezed his buttocks and tried to touch his crotch. He said Garcia was visibly intoxicated.

“Outside the house he was Mr. GQ, an Associate Director at one of our federal agencies,” one poster said. “At home, he terrorized me and our children. He belittled me, called me names, told me I had no friends, told me I was stupid, unattractive, evil, that I’d never make it on my own, a lousy mother, a lousy wife, a crack addict (never seen it), ad nauseum.”The contents of this site are ©2018 Capitol Hill Publishing Corp., a subsidiary of News Communications, Inc.United Airlines said on Twitter that waivers were in effect for snow-hit areas this week allowing travelers to change flights without charges, and Delta Air Lines offered to rebook flights on Friday for 18 Midwest cities.

If the EU pushes back hard and refuses to give any ground, May’s team could fracture, potentially setting in train a series of events that forces her out.

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“Weather decided to show up this week,” Mott said. “It’s like, when is it going to stop?”A former White House official told CBS News at the time Newman had been a problem since before the inauguration. She had personal access to the president, although there were a number of people who tried to prevent her from being hired. Eventually, she landed at the Office of Public Liaison but was still given an “Assistant to the President” title. Kelly’s predecessor, Reince Priebus, also wanted to fire her. 

The European Commission will use all the leverage it can muster and fight to maintain a united front among the 27 remaining member states as the terms of a trading partnership emerge, they said.

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“He threw me down a flight of stairs where my 6-year-old was playing,” said one. “He sent me to work with finger bruises on my arms from grabbing me. He got mad when I wouldn’t do cocaine with him.”Theresa May’s Government would be able to block the move through the European Council up until March 2019, but ‘Berlin time’ could be imposed on Britain unchallenged during the proposed transition period.

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In the clip, which Todd played on his show, Manigault-Newman talks with a fellow “Big Brother” contestant about her experiences during her time in the White House. She says she was concerned about Trump’s Twitter habits and warned her fellow contestant that things “are going to not be OK” for the U.S. under Trump.
North Korea, US set for icy encounter at Olympics as North delegation arrives
North Korea, US set for icy encounter at Olympics as North delegation arrives

“Everyone loved him. People commented all the time how lucky I was. Strangers complimented him to me every time we went out. But in my home, the abuse was insidious. The threats were personal. The terror was real. And yet I stayed,” she wrote. “Abuse is indifferent to education level, socio-economic status, race, age, or gender.”

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On April 24, 2017, Jennifer Willoughby wrote a blog about her marriage, but she did not name Porter. Willoughby tells that Porter called her last year and demanded she take down her blog posts.Associated Press in a story about sexual harassment at after-work political events that alcohol was no excuse for inappropriate behavior. “I would say that most of the public realizes that our job is based on relationships, and so we are expected to go out there and socialize,” she said. “I think our public also expects us to hold ourselves to a higher standard.”

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John CornynJohn CornynDems confront Kelly after he calls some immigrants ‘lazy’ McConnell: ‘Whoever gets to 60 wins’ on immigration GOP senators turning Trump immigration framework into legislation MORE (Texas), the No. 2 Senate Republican, said after Paul rejected several of his requests to speed up the vote.’I also had met with a bishop in the Mormon Church about his anger. It came to a head and in February or March 2010. I was so worn down and exhausted by the anger that I requested we have a separation.The campaign is trying to recruit major Tory donors in an attempt to undermine Theresa May.

have its cake and eat it, May won’t be drawing up her fall-back positions, or bottom lines, before trade talks even begin, they said.
Cornyn added: “I think people understand this is the act of a single senator who is just trying to make a point but doesn’t really care too much about who he inconveniences.” Any contact between the two will likely be tense after Pence said South Korean President Moon Jae-in gave his backing to additional measures the United States is planning to try to curb North Korea’s missile and nuclear programs.

When Time magazine included her photo in its Persons of the Year issue, Garcia tweeted, “I didn’t know I was part of the story,’’ saying it was an “awkwardly humbling experience. I’m proud of this work, and proud of the company I’m in.” She added the hashtags #MeToo and #WeSaidEnough.WorldBusinessMarketsPoliticsTVPyeongchang 2018 The Trump EffectPoliticsNorth KoreaEarningsMyanmar #EnvironmentFebruary 9, 2018 / 9:36 AM / in 36 minutesStorm barrels through U.S. Midwest with snow and frigid temperaturesBrendan O'Brien, Suzannah Gonzales2 Min Read

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“I can’t in all good honesty, in all good faith, just look the other way because my party is now complicit in the deficits,” Paul said on the Senate floor as evening pushed into night.While CPS canceled classes, all schools will be open on Friday, and administrative staff, building engineers and custodians were expected to report to work, the district said. Because of the snow day, students will have an extra day of classes at the end of the year, meaning the last day of school will be June 19.
White House officials knew about Porter's abuse allegations and scrambled to protect him
White House officials knew about Porter's abuse allegations and scrambled to protect him
The latest congressional breakdown came amid dispute over the spending deal, which earlier in the week had appeared primed for easy passage as McConnell and Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) unveiled it jointly on the Senate floor with a bipartisan flourish and mutal praise.

Fierro is not the only one claiming improper advances by Garcia. A prominent Sacramento lobbyist says she also accosted him in May 2017, when she cornered him, made a graphic sexual proposal, and tried to grab his crotch at a political fundraiser. He spoke to POLITICO on the condition of anonymity out of fear of reprisals.

“I think people want to talk about these issues, but in ridiculous fashion here we are talking about should we abolish or not abolish summer-time arrangements.

The agreement includes an additional $160 billion in uncapped funding for overseas military and State Department operations, continuing a costly line item that dates back to the immediate response to the 2001 terrorist attacks. And about $90 billion more would be spent on disaster aid for victims of recent hurricanes and wildfires. Tax provisions would add another $17 billion to the cost of the bill.Veale, the U.S. military spokesman, said the hostilities erupted after several hundred infantry troops backed by tanks and artillery began advancing on an SDF position in the town of Khasham, about five miles east of the deconfliction line. It lies near some of Syria’s biggest oil fields under SDF control, and he speculated that the pro-government forces were trying to take them back.

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Politico was the first to report on Fierro’s allegations. The story also included sexual misconduct allegations against Garcia from an anonymous male lobbyist that The Post was not able to independently verify.

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There were no U.S. casualties, and one SDF fighter was injured in the three-hour battle, during which the United States called on Apache helicopters, AC-130 gunships and F-15 fighter jets to repel the assailants, U.S. military officials said.

Even after the city endures this latest snowfall, more is expected this weekend, Mott said.Updated 1826 GMT (0226 HKT) February 8, 2018

Porter has been described as one of the most important players in the Oval OfficeNewman compared her relationship with Mr. Trump with fellow “Celebrity Big Brother” contestent Keshia Knight Pulliam’s relationship with Bill Cosby. Starting at age 5, Pulliam starred as the youngest Huxtable child on “The Cosby Show.” Pulliam went to court on the first day of Cosby’s sexual assault trial to support him. 

Todd went on to list a number of Trump scandals, including his alleged payout to a porn star over an affair and controversies over his statements about neo-Nazis, before finishing with a final condemnation of Trump’s administration.

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