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David Caplan
October 22, 2018 - 3:54 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Local lawmakers took to social media Monday to express their disdain at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reportedly considering to define gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by genitalia as birth. Backlash to the move was immediate, and the...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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October 22, 2018 - 8:10 am
Governor Andrew Cuomo has agreed to take part in an in-person televised debate with Republican challenger Marc Molinaro.
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FILE - In this Dec. 8, 1987 file photo U.S. President Ronald Reagan, right, and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev exchange pens during the Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces Treaty signing ceremony in the White House East Room in Washington, D.C. Gorbachev's translator Pavel Palazhchenko stands in the middle. Trump's announcement that the United States would leave the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces, or INF, treaty brought sharp criticism on Sunday Oct. 21, 2018, from Russian officials and from former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, who signed the treaty in 1987 with President Ronald Reagan. (AP Photo/Bob Daugherty, File)
October 22, 2018 - 2:27 am
MOSCOW (AP) — U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton faces two days of high-tension talks in Moscow beginning Monday after President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty. Trump's announcement that the United States would leave the Intermediate-...
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Trump and Biden
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October 20, 2018 - 3:43 pm
Campaigning on opposite sides of a pivotal Senate race, President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden appealed to party loyalists in Nevada as early voting began Saturday in the state.
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October 19, 2018 - 2:29 pm
SMITHTOWN, NY (1010 WINS) -- A Long Island man is under arrest for allegedly threatening to kill two U.S. Senators for supporting Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination. “Representative democracy cannot work if elected officials are threatened with death for simply doing their job,” stated...
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Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY NETWORK
October 19, 2018 - 8:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Will he debate? That's what 1010 WINS' anchor Brigitte Quinn wanted to know when speaking with Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday morning. The New York Post has run consecutive covers -- including one featuring the governor in a chicken suit -- chiding Cuomo for balking at requests...
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October 18, 2018 - 6:03 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A giant diaper-wearing "Baby Trump" balloon will reportedly make its New York City debut later this month at a parade calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment. The inflatable, 20-foot-tall helium balloon will bob along protesters at the "Impeachment Parade" on Oct...
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October 18, 2018 - 5:00 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is balking at requests to debate his opponents, potentially leaving New Yorkers without the chance to see the candidates for governor face each other before the Nov. 6 election. Republican challenger Marc Molinaro had asked for a one-on-one debate...
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David Caplan
October 18, 2018 - 4:25 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York lawmakers are slamming Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan for a tweet he wrote comparing Jews to termites. The Chicago-based community leader posted a video on Twitter Wednesday of him speaking, captioning it "I'm not an anti-Semite. I'm an anti-Termite."...
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Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez
Hudson County Prosecutor's Office
October 17, 2018 - 11:59 am
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez denounced allegations that she interfered in an investigation into sexual assault allegations by a state worker, and said she stands by the decision not to file charges. STATEMENT OF HUDSON COUNTY PROSECUTOR ESTHER SUAREZ https://t...
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