Politics

President Donald Trump walks to the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019, as he returns from attending the United Nations General Assembly in New York. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Associated Press
September 26, 2019 - 5:44 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House officials took extraordinary steps to "lock down" information about President Donald Trump's summertime phone call with the president of Ukraine, even moving the transcript to a secret computer system, a whistleblower alleges in a politically explosive complaint that...
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Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire takes his seat before testifying before the House Intelligence Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 26, 2019 - 2:58 pm
A whistleblower complaint released Thursday says White House officials sought to "lock down" records of a phone call in which President Donald Trump urged his Ukrainian counterpart to investigate Democratic rival Joe Biden.
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NYC delivery truck
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Mike Smeltz
September 25, 2019 - 7:10 pm
The city is looking to do its part to declog the roads.
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Facebook
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 25, 2019 - 4:23 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook says it does not fact check politicians' statements, even if they might be false. The social network operator says that's because such statements could be newsworthy — and that it doesn't want to act as a "referee" for political debates. The company works with third-...
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Ned Lamont, Andrew Cuomo
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Peter Haskell
September 25, 2019 - 2:47 pm
Both men announced a strategic partnership between their states to develop a uniform regional approach to policies on e-cigarettes and legal marijuana.
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FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks at a news conference in Webster, Texas. Federal prosecutors are joining President Donald Trump in asking a federal judge in New York to temporarily block a state court grand jury subpoena seeking his tax returns. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
Associated Press
September 25, 2019 - 6:18 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Fifty-eight floors above Manhattan, President Donald Trump watched his legacy change and his political future grow more uncertain. The president, back in his hometown of New York for the U.N. General Assembly, was taking "executive time" at his Trump Tower penthouse late Tuesday...
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., reads a statement announcing a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Associated Press
September 24, 2019 - 5:29 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and a whistleblower complaint (all times local): 5:20 p.m. President Donald Trump is reacting swiftly to Speaker Nancy Pelosi's announcement that the Democratic-controlled House is moving forward with an official impeachment inquiry. Trump...
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President Trump
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 24, 2019 - 2:22 pm
President Donald Trump on Tuesday announced he would release “the complete, fully declassified and unredacted transcript” of his conversation with the president of Ukraine.
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CORRECTS TO IMRAN KHAN, NOT GHANI - President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan at the InterContinental Barclay hotel during the United Nations General Assembly, Monday, Sept. 23, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Associated Press
September 24, 2019 - 6:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump ordered his staff to freeze nearly $400 million in aid to Ukraine a few days before a phone call in which he pressured the Eastern European nation's leader to investigate the family of political rival Joe Biden, a revelation that comes as more Democrats move...
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Bill de Blasio
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Rich Lamb
September 23, 2019 - 3:02 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday weighed in on the whistleblower complaint about President Donald Trump’s phone call with the president of Ukraine.
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