Pressure builds for Weiner to resign; wife returns from trip

Today may be the day Rep. Anthony Weiner resigns over his sexting scandal.The Democrat has said he has been waiting to talk with his wife

WOODBURY - Today may be the day Rep. Anthony Weiner resigns over his sexting scandal.

The Democrat has said he has been waiting to talk with his wife Huma Abedin in person.

Abedin returned home yesterday from a trip to Africa with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

The pressure for Weiner to step down continues to build.

Now, a former porn star says Weiner asked her to lie about their online conversations that he initiated.

Lee says Weiner should resign for lying to the public.

Weiner is currently on a two week leave of absence to get treatment.

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