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September 10, 2018 - 10:31 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo claims he had nothing to do with a Democratic party mailer meant to drive a wedge between primary challenger Cynthia Nixon and Jewish voters. The mailer features a picture of Nixon over the caption 'anti-Semitism.' "I think the mailer is deeply offensive. I...
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September 09, 2018 - 5:15 pm
Cynthia Nixon is calling on Gov. Andrew Cuomo and the state’s Democratic Party to apologize for a mailer accusing her of being anti-Semitic.
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FILE - In this Aug. 23, 2018, file photo, Vice President Mike Pence speaks during a visit to NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston. Pence says he's "100 percent confident" that no one on his staff was involved with the anonymous New York Times column criticizing President Donald Trump's leadership. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
September 09, 2018 - 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence says he's "100 percent confident" that no one on his staff was involved with the anonymous New York Times column criticizing President Donald Trump's leadership. "I know them. I know their character," Pence said in a taped interview aired Sunday by CBS' "...
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From left, Monica Mastel, John Dean, and Paul Clement, are sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee during the final stage of the confirmation hearing for President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
September 07, 2018 - 4:32 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — After two marathon days questioning Brett Kavanaugh, senators concluded his Supreme Court confirmation hearing Friday by hearing from friends, foes and legal experts making their cases for and against the judge who is likely to push the high court further to the right. Abortion...
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September 07, 2018 - 1:31 pm
FARGO, N.D. (AP) -- President Donald Trump declared Friday the Department of Justice should try to identify the writer of a bitingly critical New York Times opinion piece, purportedly submitted by a member of an administration ``resistance'' movement straining to thwart his most dangerous impulses...
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FILE- In this Dec. 5, 2017, file photo, former President Barack Obama speaks in Chicago. Obama is stepping into the midterm battle. Ahead of his first campaign events of the midterm elections, Obama is set to speak Friday as he accepts an ethics in government award in Illinois. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
September 07, 2018 - 12:59 pm
URBANA, Ill. (AP) — Former President Barack Obama said Friday his successor, President Donald Trump, is "the symptom, not the cause" of division and polarization in the U.S. Trump, the former president said, is "just capitalizing on resentments that politicians have been fanning for years." His...
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Sonia Rincon
September 07, 2018 - 11:14 am
Hillary Clinton was among the guests of honor present for the official opening of the Gov. Mario M. Cuomo Bridge
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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 07, 2018 - 10:11 am
Senators began the fourth and final day of hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on Friday, but with the nominee finished answering questions the day they seemed unlikely to alter his path to confirmation.
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AP/Susan Walsh
September 07, 2018 - 7:27 am
If President Trump gets impeached, it's his supporters fault. That's what he said at a rally in Montana Thursday night.
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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 06, 2018 - 11:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A newly disclosed email shows Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has questioned whether the 1973 Roe v. Wade case on abortion access is settled law. The email was obtained by The Associated Press as senators were launching a final round of questioning Thursday of President...
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