Politics

The Takeout with Trey Gowdy
The Takeout
March 23, 2018 - 11:24 am
We are proud to announce "The Takeout" podcast hosted by CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett will now air on WCBS every Friday at 9 p.m.
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H.R. McMaster
Oliver Contreras/SIPA USA
March 22, 2018 - 6:41 pm
General H.R. McMaster will be leaving his post as National Security Adviser next month, and former Ambassador John Bolton will take his place.
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John Dowd
George Bridges/TNS/Sipa USA
March 22, 2018 - 5:02 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880) -- John Dowd – a top attorney on President Donald Trump’ s personal legal team – has resigned, CBS News reported Thursday. Dowd has said it is time for the Russia collusion probe to come to an end. "I love the president and wish him well," Dowd told CBS News . Dowd’s...
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President Donald Trump
Kevin Dietsch
March 22, 2018 - 5:01 pm
WASHINGTON (WCBS 880) -- U.S. stocks took a nose dive Thursday after President Donald Trump announced new tariffs on Chinese goods . Trump signed a memorandum Thursday that directed the U.S. Trade Representative to impose an estimated $50 billion in tariffs on China. The tariff will go into effect...
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U.S. Capitol
Jon Bilous/Dreamstime
March 22, 2018 - 10:44 am
The Gateway rail tunnel project is back on track and it was President Donald Trump's decision, said Congressman Peter King, who called it a major victory.
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Cynthia Nixon
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 20, 2018 - 11:01 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Actress Cynthia Nixon officially kicked off her gubernatorial campaign with an event at a multi-cultural church in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Nixon's first campaign event was in one of New York City's poorest neighborhoods, where she was well-received by the audience as she spoke...
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Hope Hicks
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March 19, 2018 - 2:37 pm
New York Magazine's Olivia Nuzzi says she believes if Hope Hicks decided to cooperate with Special Counsel Robert Mueller on the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election, “time would be up” for President Trump.
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Cynthia Nixon
Photo by Anthony Behar
March 19, 2018 - 2:08 pm
The former "Sex and the City" star tweeted Monday, "I love New York, and today I'm announcing my candidacy for governor."
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New York City Traffic
WCbS 880
March 18, 2018 - 6:11 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (WCBS 880/AP) -- Congestion pricing might not be coming to New York City after all. Gov. Andrew Cuomo wanted to charges drivers $11.52 to drive into Manhattan south of 60th Street, with $11.52 tolls for motorists driving south of 60th Street, with $25.34 tolls for trucks and fees...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
March 18, 2018 - 4:20 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo lashed out at the Trump administration Sunday afternoon, for what he said is allowing discrimination to remain institutionalized.
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