Weekend rewind

Take a look the weekend's top news headlines, including President Trump's controversial defense of a former aide following domestic abuse allegations.
2:48 | 02/12/18

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A president can't spend most of the weekend responding to scandals while a familiar face returned ABC news time for your weekend rewind. President trump speaking publicly for the first time about the domestic abuse scandal involving his former close aide rob Porter. It was very sad when we heard about it as you probably know he says he's innocent. And I think you have to remember that he said. Very strongly yesterday that he's innocent this weekend the president is also under fire for taking partisan sides in the Russia investigation. Refusing to release the Democrats classified memo last week trump ordered the release of the GOP memo. Even though his own Justice Department called it extraordinarily. Reckless. This week though the White House apparently has a newfound admiration for the this. And what we're seeing is. The problem when you have someone who lacks character in the Oval Office infects the goal of government new concern about the flu striking the same person twice. Few weeks back to where is maybe 25 to thirty patients today. I think now getting up two more forty to fifty patients coming in. Gloria Copeland has some pretty unconventional theories on how to avoid the flu. Inoculate yourself with the word of god really. I had no idea Jesus worked at CBS. Watches officers stormed the car and they grabbed the suspect dragged him now before the flames explode. Inside the car. All the passengers were cleared up before police arrived and no one was hurt the US struck gold for the first time overnight at the winter games and John Chiang. Giving the US its first and so far only pulled map. Tonight with the opening ceremony. Goes lot of fun until trumps that they're putting it was considered ass holes at. Now I. Never that good G. Oh. Never know when you have the urge for a frozen treat remnants gonna hitches to be a woman riding her horse now. There was Wendy's a drive through a candidate frosty the clerk got behind a counter maybe was a little bit surprised when the horse had. Report a lot of water not gotten. They are very often enough. Fluid. Sam Chapman's famous laugh is back there on the weekends. By the way happy birthday to Abraham Lincoln today no wealth to celebrate the dead and did happy belated birthday mom.

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