Politics

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August 10, 2018 - 8:58 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- So-called Manhattan Madam Kristin Davis has a date with special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday. Davis gained notoriety for claiming to have supplied high priced prostitutes to then New York Governor Eliot Spitzer. She's been asked to testify before the federal grand jury...
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New York Congressman Christopher Collins file image.
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August 08, 2018 - 10:10 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Christopher Collins of New York was arrested Wednesday on charges he fed inside information that he gleaned from sitting on the board of a biotechnology company to his son, helping others dodge hundreds of thousands of dollars in losses when bad news came out...
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GOP tax bill
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August 04, 2018 - 2:28 pm
Democratic politicians have issued a report that shows New York taxpayers are being hit hard by the new tax regulations.
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Sep 5, 2017; Greenvill, SC, USA; Esvin Sosa, 7, stands with his mom at a vigil for Dreamers in response to Trump's announcement to end DACA outside of the Peace Center.
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August 03, 2018 - 11:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has reaffirmed his ruling that the Trump administration must resume a program that has shielded hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation. The ruling has no immediate effect because U.S. District Judge John D. Bates in Washington gave the...
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This courtroom sketch depicts Paul Manafort, seated right row second from right, together with his lawyers, the jury, seated left, and the U.S. District Court Judge T.S. Ellis III, back center, listening to Assistant U.S. Attorney Uzo Asonye, standing, during opening arguments in the trial of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman Manafort's on tax evasion and bank fraud charges. (Dana Verkouteren via AP)
July 31, 2018 - 8:56 pm
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — Paul Manafort orchestrated a multimillion-dollar conspiracy to evade U.S. tax and banking laws, leaving behind a trail of lies as he lived a lavish lifestyle, prosecutors said Tuesday as they laid out their case against the former Trump campaign chairman. Prosecutor Uzo...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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July 30, 2018 - 3:05 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is promising to sue the federal government if the Trump administration follows through on a plan to block funding for health providers who refer patients for abortions. 1 million people in New York have gained health insurance under the Affordable...
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In this May 11, 2018 file photo, former New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver leaves federal court in New York.
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
July 27, 2018 - 3:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A former New York Assembly speaker who brokered legislative deals for two decades before corruption charges abruptly ended his career was sentenced on Friday to seven years in prison. Democrat Sheldon Silver, 74, had begged for mercy as he faced sentencing for a second time. The...
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July 26, 2018 - 4:51 pm
By David Caplan WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Christmas may be 152 days away, but that isn't dissuading first lady Melania Trump from getting into the holiday spirit. "Planning is underway for this year’s #Christmas at the @WhiteHouse!," the first lady announced on Twitter Thursday afternoon. "There is...
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ABC
July 26, 2018 - 2:39 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Meghan McCain isn't surprised that Sean Spicer was mercilessly heckled Wednesday night at a book signing at a Manhattan Barnes & Nobles. After all, he's a Republican. "Who is doing his media?" McCain, co-host of "The View" asked on the show Thursday...
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July 26, 2018 - 8:44 am
CNN, in a statement, objected to the move, calling it "retaliatory in nature" and "not indicative of an open and free press." And Fox News President Jay Wallace said, "We stand in strong solidarity with CNN for the right to full access for our journalists as part of a free and unfettered press."
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