Politics

Getty Images
November 08, 2018 - 6:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former first lady Michelle Obama blasts President Donald Trump in her new book, recalling how she reacted in shock the night she learned he would replace her husband in the Oval Office and tried to "block it all out." In her memoir "Becoming," set to come out Tuesday, Michelle...
Read More
(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
November 08, 2018 - 11:55 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- No charges will be filed against former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman who was accused of abusing women. The decision came from Nassau County DA Madeline Singas, who was tasked by Governor Andrew Cuomo to investigate. RELATED: Prosecutor Interviewing...
Read More
 Chris Christie speaks onstage at Politicon 2018 at Los Angeles Convention Center on October 20, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
(Photo by Phillip Faraone/Getty Images for Politicon)
November 08, 2018 - 10:14 am
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Reports say former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is being considered to fill Jeff Sessions' role as Attorney General. ....We thank Attorney General Jeff Sessions for his service, and wish him well! A permanent replacement will be nominated at a later date. — Donald J...
Read More
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg participates in a lecture September 26, 2018 at Georgetown University Law Center
(Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
November 08, 2018 - 9:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says 85-year-old Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fractured three ribs in a fall in her office at the court and is in the hospital. The court says the justice went to George Washington University Hospital in Washington early Thursday after experiencing discomfort...
Read More
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
November 08, 2018 - 6:44 am
The White House has suspended the press pass of CNN correspondent Jim Acosta after he and President Donald Trump had a heated confrontation during a news conference.
Read More
Credit: Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
David Caplan
November 07, 2018 - 6:04 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is retiring at Donald Trump's request, Sessions confirmed in a letter to the president. "At your request, I am submitting my resignation," Sessions writes. "Since the day I was honored to be sworn in Attorney General of the United...
Read More
brooklyn polling
@EugeneResnick/Twitter
November 07, 2018 - 3:02 pm
Long lines and jammed scanners plagued New York City polling places on Tuesday, and now there are calls for the head of the Board of Elections to step down amid a storm of criticism.
Read More
Getty Images
David Caplan
November 07, 2018 - 2:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Tri-state area lawmakers took to social media Wednesday to send their constituents Diwali greetings. The holiday, which kicked off Wednesday, is the five-day Hindu festival of lights. It's celebrated every fall and coincides with the Hindu New Year. It symbolizes the...
Read More
U.S. President Donald Trump answers a question from Jim Acosta of CNN after giving remarks a day after the midterm elections
(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
Mike Montone
November 07, 2018 - 12:46 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- President Donald Trump had plenty to say during a press conference the day after Tuesday's midterm election -- and a good chunk of it was reserved for members of the media. FULL EXCHANGE: Trump vs. @Acosta "Put down the mic..." "You are a rude, terrible person..." pic...
Read More
AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
November 07, 2018 - 12:01 pm
President Donald Trump is warning Democrats against using their new majority in the House of Representatives to investigate his administration. He said in a tweet Wednesday that if they do, the Republican-controlled Senate may investigate Democrats.
Read More

Pages