Politics

Richard Carranza has been named as the new Schools Chancellor of New York City.
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March 08, 2018 - 9:08 am
Some controversy has surfaced Thursday regarding the new NYC schools chancellor.
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Stormy Daniels arriving for the 'Superbad' Los Angeles Premiere at Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, CA, USA on August 13, 2007.
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March 07, 2018 - 11:48 am
Stormy Daniels said she wants to set the record straight about her claims of an affair with President Donald Trump. She's suing to make that happen.
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March 07, 2018 - 10:38 am
If congestion pricing ever comes to New York, Uber drivers would be among those paying extra fees.
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WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: (L-R) U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski (R-IN), Sen. Todd Young (R-IN), and Director of the National Economic Council Gary Cohn listen during a meeting between President Donald Trump and congressional members in the Cabinet Room of t
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March 07, 2018 - 9:12 am
Top White House economic advisor Gary Cohn is stepping down.
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March 06, 2018 - 3:49 pm
A federal watchdog is accusing White House Aide Kellyanne Conway of breaking the law prohibiting government officials from using their positions to influence political campaigns.
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March 06, 2018 - 1:43 pm
There's been speculation for a while now about former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon running for governor of New York. Now it appears she may be close to a decision.
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Parents confronted Mayor Bill de Blasio to demand safer streets the day after a crash that killed two children in Park Slope.
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March 06, 2018 - 1:08 pm
A main concern of Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration has been pedestrians being hit by cars. That's what his Vision Zero initiative is all about.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray
1010 WINS/Juliet Papa
March 06, 2018 - 10:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- When Mayor Bill de Blasio announced his new selection for Schools Chancellor on Monday, he praised his wife Chirlane McCray for her role in the process. She took top billing above Deputy Mayor Dean Fuleihan. In the press release, McCray said she looks forward to working...
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March 05, 2018 - 2:40 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Former "Daily Show" host Jon Stewart was in Washington on Monday. Stewart was there to speak out against the Trump Administration's plan to reorganize the World Trade Center health program. Under the president's proposed budget, the World Trade Center health program would be...
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Mayor de Blasio has renewed an effort to ban plastic bags in New York City.
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March 05, 2018 - 12:05 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio has renewed his push to ban plastic bags in the city.
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