Politics

New York City Hall
Dreamstime
May 14, 2018 - 5:55 pm
Following a Sunday New York Times report, a city councilman grilled police Commissioner James O’Neill Monday about the higher number of arrests of black and Hispanic people for marijuana offenses in New York City.
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Harry Reid
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May 14, 2018 - 5:04 pm
Former Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid was recovering Monday after undergoing surgery Monday at Johns Hopkins Cancer Center in Baltimore to remove a cancerous tumor from his pancreas.
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Macro shot of a dired marijuana bud with crystalline structures
Dreamstime
May 14, 2018 - 2:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- There's word of another move towards legalizing marijuana in New York. The New York Post reports, that state Democrats are planning to pass a resolution to endorse the idea at their nominating convention next week. The move comes following calls for legal pot in New York...
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Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg.
(AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
May 12, 2018 - 3:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Americans are facing an "epidemic of dishonesty" in Washington that's more dangerous than terrorism or communism. That's according to former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who warned in a commencement speech on Saturday at Texas' Rice University that "an endless barrage of...
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May 12, 2018 - 11:29 am
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump and his lawyers likely won't decide whether he will answer questions from Russia probe investigators until after his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un next month , according to the president's legal team. Rudy Giuliani, the president's new attorney,...
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Sep 11, 2016; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York City former mayor Rudy Giuliani waves an American flag while sitting on the Jets bench before a game between the New York Jets and the Cincinnati Bengals at MetLife Stadium.
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May 12, 2018 - 11:16 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Yep. That's a no. And what a 'no' it was from Rudy Giuliani to Stormey Daniels' lawyer Michael Avenatti for a televised sitdown. The mayor and current lawyer for President Donald Trump said he won't debate Avenatti because, "he doesn't get involved with pimps." Earlier this...
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August 3, 2017; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Sen. John McCain meets with a reporter of the Arizona Republic at the Republic Media building.
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May 11, 2018 - 12:18 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Megan McCain had a thought about the Trump White House on Friday, after reports that a communications aide made an insensitive remark about her father in a meeting with other staffers. "I don't understand what kind of environment you're working in where that would be...
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John McCain
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May 10, 2018 - 8:53 pm
A White House official made what some saw as an insensitive comment about ailing U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) at a staff meeting Thursday.
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Manhattan DA Cy Vance, Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Nassau County DA Madeline Singas
1010 WINS
May 10, 2018 - 4:15 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance are putting aside a squabble over who should be investigating sexual misconduct allegations against former attorney general Eric Schneiderman.
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In this May 3, 2018 photo, people watch a TV news report screen showing portraits of three Americans, Kim Dong Chul, left, Tony Kim and Kim Hak Song, right, detained in the North Korea
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May 09, 2018 - 6:50 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- Freed after more than a year in prison, three Americans flew homeward from North Korea late Tuesday toward a big middle-of-the-night celebration featuring President Donald Trump — the latest sign of improving relations between longtime adversaries in the buildup to a...
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