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October 02, 2018 - 11:38 am
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Was it a joke or a threat? "I'd like to kill her, but I can't do that," Englewood Cliffs Police Chief Michael Cioffi said. He was talking about City Council President Carol McMorrow, who then played the recording publicly at a council meeting. "I look at 'The...
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Aug 15, 2016; Pompano Beach, FL, USA; UB40 singer Ali Campbell performs at the Pompano Beach Amphitheatre.
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October 02, 2018 - 9:24 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- The White House says the FBI can talk to anybody it wants in the Brett Kavanaugh investigation, it just has to have everything done by Friday. Democrats were livid over the weekend that only four people were going to be interviewed -- those were people associated with the...
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AP
October 01, 2018 - 6:05 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has given the FBI clearance to interview anyone it wants to by Friday in its investigation of sexual misconduct allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. The new guidance, described to The Associated Press by a person familiar with it, was issued...
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Marc Molinaro
October 01, 2018 - 5:48 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- An attempt by local Democratic officials to create a website attacking Gov. Andrew Cuomo's challenger backfired after Republican candidate Marc Molinaro's campaign bought the site and reconfigured it to redirect traffic to an anti-Cuomo website. The Dutchess County Democratic...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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October 01, 2018 - 5:33 pm
BROOKVILLE, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is rallying support on Long Island for Democratic candidates for the state Senate. Several Long Island districts have emerged as key battlegrounds in the Democrats' effort to wrest control of the Senate from Republicans this fall. Cuomo's visit to...
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October 01, 2018 - 12:48 pm
TRENTON, NJ (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Phil Murphy is proposing a revamp of New Jersey's expiring tax incentive programs. In a speech delivered at Biotech Lab in Nutley, the Democrat explained his plan to put caps on two of the state's uncapped incentive programs. The programs expire in June and carry...
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Kellyanne Conway
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September 30, 2018 - 12:20 pm
WASHINGTON, D.C. (1010 WINS/AP) -- Kellyanne Conway revealed she’s a victim of sexual assault during an interview Sunday. Conway, who is counselor to President Trump, was on CNN’s “State of the Union” when she made the disclosure. “I feel very empathetic frankly for victims of sexual assault and...
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AP
September 29, 2018 - 12:50 pm
Reversing course, President Donald Trump bowed to Democrats' demands Friday for a deeper FBI investigation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies during the Senate Judiciary Committee, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (Tom Williams/Pool Image via AP)
September 28, 2018 - 5:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — More than 20 million people watched the gripping testimony of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and the woman who accused him of sexual assault in the 1980s, Christine Blasey Ford, on six television networks. The drama over Kavanaugh's nomination continued Friday with yet...
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Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein leaves his home on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018 in Bethesda, Md. President Donald Trump's meeting with the deputy attorney general may or may not happen Thursday as originally planned, but Trump says he'd prefer not to fire Rosenstein regardless (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
September 28, 2018 - 1:11 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein has agreed to speak privately with lawmakers following reports that he had discussed secretly recording President Donald Trump. A person familiar with the situation said Rosenstein agreed to the meeting during a call Thursday evening with the...
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