Jessica Corbettdescribed their chaotic marriage to The Post, including allegations that Sorensen ran over her foot with a vehicle, put out a cigarette on her hand and threw her into a wall.
In response, Mr Sorensen released a statement in which he said he had "never committed violence of any kind against any woman in my entire life" and that instead it was he who had been physically abused.
During a staff meeting, Kelly told those in attendance to say he took action to remove Porter within 40 minutes of learning abuse allegations from two ex-wives were credible, according to the officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because discussions in such meetings are supposed to be confidential.
What happened with Mr Porter?
Porter resigned Wednesday amid allegations that he had abused two former ex-wives.
Shah said Thursday that the White House staff "could have done better" in reacting to the accusations against Porter, but Trump was "privately miffed" about even that small concession, CNN reports. Porter has denied the allegations.
Trump gave Porter his support Friday.
"We certainly wish him well", Trump said of Porter, who resigned Thursday after the allegations made by his two ex-wives became public.
He did not mention either of the alleged victims of Porter's abuse. "That's like saying: 'That ax murderer over there - he's a great painter!'" Biden said at a public event.
The National Organization of Women is calling on the chief of staff to resign as pressure continues to build over when he knew about the allegations; Kevin Corke has the roundup for 'Special Report'.
Mr Sorensen's position did not require a security clearance and that his background check had not been completed.
Without being specific, the aide reportedlysaid he expected his ex-wives to say unflattering things about him to investigators.
Ms Hicks was also allegedly involved in crafting a statement initially defending Mr Porter, which has called her judgment into question.
Who knew what and when? He denies her claims and says she domestically abused him.
Spokesman Raj Shahsays Trump was not aware of the allegations against former staff secretary Rob Porter until Tuesday.
The official stressed that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had at no point revoked Porter's security clearance, which they could have done. Gretchen Shaw, associate director of the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, said the president's comments were "disappointing" and suggested he missed a "big opportunity" on the issue.
The government was shut down in January after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on contentious budget and immigration issues. Republican Senator Mitch McConnell announced the plan following extensive negotiations with Democratic Senator Chuck Schumer.
Kim, president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly, is leading North Korea's delegation to the Olympics. The North's political delegation was set to leave Sunday. "The vice present cheered for the team he's rooting for".
Immature eggs recovered from patients' ovarian tissue could be matured in the lab and stored for later fertilisation. It is also seen as an opportunity to study how human eggs develop, which mostly remains a mystery to science .
In a game that saw almost 50 combined shots from the charity stripe between the two teams, this ultimately led to their downfall. To pull of the win, Michigan State will need to find a way to limit Purdue big man Isaac Haas without getting into foul trouble.
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Wojnarowksi then tweeted that Joe Johnson would be leaving too, but to Sacramento as part of a three-team deal. Sacramento does the same, dumping Hill's large contract and freeing up playing time for their younger players.
Sofia Goggia is going into her first Winter Olympics with the aim of stealing the show from American superstar Lindsey Vonn . He was 88, the reason Vonn's father Alan began skiing, and therefore the reason Lindsey took up the sport.
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With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.
Just like modern stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have made soccer all the more popular in the United States of America. Still unsure? The series has been shown online since 2010, and the demand to watch it shows the growth is likely to continue.
BC to get $15 minimum wage by the middle of 2021
JJ Bean made a decision to give its Vancouver employees a wage increase after Ontario hiked its minimum wage from $11.60 to $14. In June, minimum wage will reach $12.65, and eventually, in three years, will actually exceed the promise by reaching $15.20.
Luger Erin Hamlin chosen as US Olympic flag bearer
Agreement was reached following a meeting between delegations from the two Koreas and Olympic officials in Lausanne, Switzerland. The 2018 Olympic Games opening ceremony is just a day away and Team USA is sharing their passion for the epic traditions.