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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...
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U.S. President Donald Trump answers a question from Jim Acosta of CNN after giving remarks a day after the midterm elections
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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...
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November 06, 2018 - 7:26 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Election night 2018 has arrived! Democrats have been working hard to shift the balance of power in Congress, aggressively campaigning in hopes of send a blue wave coursing through midterm elections. RELATED: Long lines, broken machines reported at NYC polling stations | It's...
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Tallahassee mMayor Andrew Gillum poses for a photo with a young fan during a campaign stop in his bid for governor, Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, in Crawfordville, Fla.
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November 06, 2018 - 6:44 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Voters were deciding Tuesday whether to keep Florida under Republican control with a close Trump ally or elect its first Democratic governor since 1994 — and the first African-American — after a campaign marked by a deadly hurricane and gun violence. Thank you for taking...
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GOP Sen. Ted Cruz, left, and Democratic U.S. Representative Beto O'Rourke.
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November 06, 2018 - 6:30 pm
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Beto O'Rourke has already used his once-longshot Texas Senate run to become a national Democratic phenomenon, shatter fundraising records and set off whispers that he could be a credible 2020 White House contender. But it was not enough to upset incumbent Republican Ted Cruz...
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October 24, 2018 - 7:49 am
An ex-New York state Senate leader convicted on public corruption charges wants leniency to spare him from years behind bars.
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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October 22, 2018 - 8:10 am
Governor Andrew Cuomo has agreed to take part in an in-person televised debate with Republican challenger Marc Molinaro.
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October 19, 2018 - 8:50 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Will he debate? That's what 1010 WINS' anchor Brigitte Quinn wanted to know when speaking with Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday morning. The New York Post has run consecutive covers -- including one featuring the governor in a chicken suit -- chiding Cuomo for balking at requests...
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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo
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October 14, 2018 - 4:22 pm
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is blaming President Donald Trump for a brawl between the Proud Boys and three protesters in Manhattan over the weekend.
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October 08, 2018 - 7:43 pm
WASHINGTON (1010 WINS/AP) -- Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh was sworn in —again, for the cameras, this time — Monday night at a White House ceremony, but not before President Donald Trump slammed Kavanaugh's opponents for a "campaign of personal destruction." In a ceremony that could have...
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