Politics

U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton.
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September 10, 2018 - 1:51 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States is pledging to use "any means necessary" to protect American citizens and allies from International Criminal Court prosecution. President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, says the court is "illegitimate" and "for all intents and purposes,...
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9/11 Memorial
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September 10, 2018 - 12:43 pm
On the eve of the 17th anniversary of 9/11, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is calling on the NYPD to cut through the red tape. He says it shouldn't be so difficult for officers who reponded on 9/11 and are ill now to receive a disability pension.
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This June 11, 2012 file photo shows former Washington Post reporter Bob Woodward speaking during an event to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Watergate in Washington.
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September 10, 2018 - 11:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime journalist Bob Woodward said Monday that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly "are not telling the truth" when they deny making disparaging statements about President Donald Trump attributed to them in his new book, "Fear." Kelly is...
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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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Donald Trump
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
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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