Politics

Jim Acosta
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
August 03, 2018 - 1:36 pm
The Trump administration this week seemed to double down on attacks on the news media, following remarks by Ivanka Trump that she did not agree with her father’s characterization that the media are the "enemy of the American people."
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Glenn Jacobs, aka Kane
Caitie McMekin/Knoxville News Sentinel via AP
August 03, 2018 - 11:08 am
Jacobs claimed victory at his watch party, saying his decision to seek the mayor's job was met at first with "pretty resounding laughter" from some politicians.
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Paul Manafort
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
August 02, 2018 - 8:31 pm
Paul Manafort inflated his business income by millions of dollars and kept his bookkeeper in the dark about the foreign bank accounts he was using to buy luxury items and pay personal expenses, according to testimony during his trial Thursday.
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Trump Administration Officials On Election Security
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
August 02, 2018 - 7:13 pm
The Russians are at it again, according to the White House. Right now, the White House said, Russia is trying to influence not only the midterm elections, but the 2020 elections as well.
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Ivanka Trump
Olivier Douliery/Sipa USA
August 02, 2018 - 5:19 pm
Ivanka Trump seems to be breaking from her father on some controversial issues.
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Robert Mueller
Alex Wong/Pool/Sipa USA
August 02, 2018 - 4:58 pm
In negotiations over a possible interview by prosecutors, special counsel Robert Mueller's team has offered the White House format changes, perhaps willing to limit some questions asked of President Donald Trump or accept some answers in writing, according to a person briefed on the proposal.
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Gavel
Dreamstime
August 02, 2018 - 2:51 pm
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (WCBS 880) -- The Hempstead town supervisor is upset over raises that have been given out. As WCBS 880’s Sophia Hall reported, Supervisor Laura Gillen said her name may be on the document, but she had no idea about it. She said the resolution that would be up for a vote by the town...
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Bill de Blasio
Alex Silverman/WCBS 880
August 01, 2018 - 7:44 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio reported for jury duty Wednesday.
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Classroom
Dreamstime
August 01, 2018 - 6:46 pm
The city’s public school system is overhauling how it deals with bullying in schools, as part of a settlement involving parents of bullied children.
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Election Hacking Hearing
AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta
August 01, 2018 - 5:47 pm
Election hacking online has been an issue recently, as Facebook this week identified an influence campaign tied to the midterm elections.
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