Politics

E-scooters
Kyryl Gorlov
Billie Rama
December 27, 2019 - 5:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo has vetoed legislation that aimed to legalize e-scooters and e-bikes. The legislation would have lifted state restrictions on the electric vehicles while allowing local jurisdictions to regulate or even ban them. But cuomo took issue with the omission of a...
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Trump in Iowa
(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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December 27, 2019 - 9:13 am
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Few states have changed politically with the head-snapping speed of Iowa. Heading into 2020, the question is whether it's going to change again. In 2008, its voters propelled Barack Obama to the White House, as an overwhelmingly white state validated the candidacy of the...
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Truckloads of civilians flee a Syrian military offensive in Idlib province on the main road near Hazano, Syria, Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019. Syrian forces launched a wide ground offensive last week into the northwestern province of Idlib, which is dominated by al-Qaida-linked militants. The United Nations estimates that some 60,000 people have fled from the area, heading south, after the bombings intensified earlier this month. (AP Photo/Ghaith al-Sayed)
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December 26, 2019 - 11:41 am
PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump is speaking out against the “carnage" involving thousands of civilians in a rebel stronghold in Syria. In a tweet Thursday, Trump wrote: “Russia, Syria, and Iran are killing, or on their way to killing, thousands of innocent civilians in Idlib Province...
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AOC
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Adam Warner
December 23, 2019 - 6:04 pm
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez says she’d love to be Sen. Bernie Sanders’ running mate if he wins the Democratic presidential nomination.
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December 23, 2019 - 12:30 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump will hold his first rally of 2020 in Ohio next month, potentially coinciding with the beginnings of the Senate impeachment trial. The Trump campaign announced Monday that he will speak at the “Keep America Great” rally in Toledo on Jan. 9. The...
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., answers a question during a town hall, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, at North Central Junior High School in North Liberty, Iowa. ( Joseph Cress/Iowa City Press-Citizen via AP)
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December 22, 2019 - 8:40 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Returning to the state where she was born, Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren met privately with Native American tribal leaders Sunday and offered no new apology for the DNA test she took to counter President Donald Trump's taunts about her claim to American...
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Bloomberg Trump
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Adam Warner
December 22, 2019 - 3:43 pm
Speaking to a crowd in Detroit, former Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he can beat Trump, “a destroyer who divides people,” in the general election.
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Nancy Pelosi
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1010 WINS Newsroom
December 22, 2019 - 2:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House argued Sunday that Speaker Nancy Pelosi has put herself in an untenable position by stalling House-passed articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump in hopes of shaping the upcoming Senate trial. The House voted Wednesday to impeach Trump, who became...
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Jon Bon Jovi and Cory Booker
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1010 WINS Newsroom
December 20, 2019 - 8:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Cory Booker has released a list of his presidential campaign's top fundraisers that includes rocker Jon Bon Jovi, along with New Jersey politicians, CEOs and entrepreneurs. Booker released a list of more than 100 names Friday night of people who have raised at least $50,...
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., smiles as she holds the gavel as the House votes on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump by the House of Representatives at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019.(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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December 20, 2019 - 12:14 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Pelosi promised as speaker she would "show the power of the gavel.” This year, she laid it out for all to see. The past week alone, the Democratic leader delivered a $1.4 trillion government funding package to stop a shutdown, pushed through the bipartisan U.S.-Mexico-Canada...
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