Politics

Michael Cohen arrives to court in New York, Wednesday, May 30, 2018.
(AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
September 21, 2018 - 2:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- President Donald Trump's former lawyer, Michael Cohen, has paid an unannounced visit to the federal courthouse in New York where he pleaded guilty a month ago. Cohen left the building at around 1:30 p.m. Friday, declining to say why he was there. He also declined to comment on any...
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Bill de Blasio
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September 21, 2018 - 12:20 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- City Hall has declined to comment on a report that Mayor Bill de Blasio compiled a secret dossier on Department of Investigation Commissioner Mark Peters. The Daily News quoted a source as saying the mayor was angered over Peters' investigations, and built a confidential...
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(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
September 21, 2018 - 8:56 am
LOS ANGELES (1010 WINS) -- Avenatti 2020? Stormy Daniels' attorney hinted at the idea of a White House run, and speculated about the outcome during an interview this week. "It would not even be close," Michael Avenatti said of a potential showdown with President Donald Trump. Avenatti appeared on...
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FILE -In this April 26, 2004, file photo, Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Dennis Cook, File
September 21, 2018 - 7:20 am
Christine Blasey Ford may testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh after all, her attorney said, breathing new life into the prospect of a dramatic Senate showdown next week over Ford's accusation that he assaulted her when they were in high school.
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Brett Kavanaugh
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September 20, 2018 - 7:05 pm
Republicans are warning that time is running out for Brett Kavanaugh's accuser to tell Congress about her claim he sexually assaulted her when both were teenagers, even as President Donald Trump called the woman's allegation hard to believe in one of the GOP's sharpest attacks on her credibility.
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U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley addresses the United Nations Security Council, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
September 20, 2018 - 5:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will call for global action on the world drug problem, lay out his vision of the U.S. role in the world, and urge a halt to the spread of weapons of mass destruction during next week's gathering of world leaders at the U.N. General Assembly. Nikki Haley, the...
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September 20, 2018 - 9:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Thursday is sentencing day for a former top Cuomo aide convicted on corruption charges. To Joseph Percoco payoffs were pasta -- as when he demanded, 'where the hell is the ziti?' Percoco was Cuomo's best buddy, like a brother, so when Percoco was convicted of bribery and...
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September 20, 2018 - 7:35 am
"Of course the presidency will be something I consider. It would be irresponsible not to," Booker said in a New York Magazine profile published Wednesday.
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Donald Trump
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September 19, 2018 - 11:48 am
President Donald Trump said Wednesday the White House and Republican supporters of Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination would have to "make a decision" on going forward if the woman accusing him of a long-ago sexual assault delivers a compelling account to senators considering confirmation.
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Brett Kavanaugh
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September 19, 2018 - 7:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Christine Blasey Ford wants the FBI to investigate her allegation that she was sexually assaulted by Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh before she testifies at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing next week, her lawyers said in a letter sent Tuesday to the panel. The lawyers...
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