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AP
January 09, 2019 - 4:36 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) --- The New York state Legislature started its 2019 session Wednesday with Democrat Andrea Stewart-Cousins becoming the first woman to lead the Senate, a historic moment that follows big gains by her party in the November election. Stewart-Cousins, of Yonkers, takes over the...
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David Caplan
January 04, 2019 - 12:48 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS) -- Newly-minted congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has broken her silence about a college-era video fo herself dancing. The New York Democrat said she isn't surprised that Republicans jumped on it and made it an issue. I hear the GOP thinks women dancing are scandalous...
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December 21, 2018 - 7:26 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- The House has adjourned without a deal on spending, virtually guaranteeing a partial government shutdown at midnight Friday. Senators are also being told there will be no further votes Friday as talks continue. President Donald Trump's team was on Capitol Hill late...
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December 12, 2018 - 4:36 pm
BOSTON (AP) - Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has gone after Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Twitter, drawing the ire of U.S. Rep. David Cicilline. The Boston Globe reports 29-year-old Ocasio-Cortez, of New York, wrote on Twitter her ideas are being scrutinized because of her age,...
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@SIPA USA
November 28, 2018 - 8:15 am
Ivanka Trump tells ABC News that using the private email account when she was transitioning into an administration job cannot be compared to the flap over former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private email server.
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Jose Peralta
Official
November 22, 2018 - 9:48 am
State Sen. Jose Peralta, who represented a diverse slice of Queens, has died at the age of 47.
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Bill Nelson and Rick Scott.
TNS
November 18, 2018 - 3:59 pm
Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson has ended his bitterly close re-election bid by conceding the race to Republican Rick Scott.
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November 09, 2018 - 2:05 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A lot of millennials are moving back in with their parents because they're having trouble paying rent, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will be moving to Washington D.C. where she also says the rent is too damn high. RELATED: Despite Remaining On Ballot, Crowley Insists He Won't Run...
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(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...
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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg participates in a lecture September 26, 2018 at Georgetown University Law Center
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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...
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