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Stormy Daniels
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May 09, 2018 - 8:34 am
Lawyer Michael Avenatti also said hundreds of thousands of dollars streamed into Cohen's account from companies, including pharmaceutical giant Novartis, AT&T and Korea Aerospace, with U.S. government business interests. AT&T confirmed its connection Tuesday evening.
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Gov. Phil Murphy: New Jersey Fight Against Gun Crime
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
May 08, 2018 - 5:37 pm
An executive order signed by New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Tuesday calls for the state to collect data on guns and gun crime.
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Rep. Eliot Engel, Rep. Lee Zeldin
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May 08, 2018 - 4:35 pm
Local members of Congress weighed in Tuesday afternoon in the wake of President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Iran nuclear accord.
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Kew Gardens Hills, Queens Attack: Person Of Interest
May 08, 2018 - 3:26 pm
The man accused of brutally beating and sexually assaulting a woman in Kew Gardens Hills, Queens has been arrested in South Carolina.
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Katyn Memorial In Jersey City
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
May 08, 2018 - 1:45 pm
A group of city council members in Jersey City on Tuesday planned to urge Mayor Steven Fulop to reconsider a plan to remove a statue commemorating the 1940 massacre of Poles prompted more opposition.
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Susan Stenzinger of Bayport (center) with Robby and Billy Zoller
Sophia Hall/WCBS 880
May 08, 2018 - 1:21 pm
A Long Island woman on Tuesday thanked the heroes who saved her life and the lives of her children when their house caught fire.
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Andrew Cuomo
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May 08, 2018 - 1:03 pm
New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday said a New Yorker story detailing physical abuse allegations against Attorney General Eric Schneiderman “damning.”
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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman
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May 08, 2018 - 11:41 am
A list of possible successors to New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has emerged, less than 24 hours after four women accused him of repeatedly sexually assaulting them.
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Eric Schneiderman
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May 08, 2018 - 10:26 am
New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who became a champion of the #MeToo movement, is resigning.​ The decision was made Monday night, just three hours after The New Yorker published the story of four women accusing him of physical abuse.
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May 08, 2018 - 9:53 am
A 6-year-old girl who fell out of a window while jumping on her bed in her family's Newark apartment has died, authorities said.
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