Politics

Dean Skelos
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July 18, 2018 - 4:18 pm
Former New York state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was convicted in his retrial on corruption charges Tuesday.
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New York City Hall
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July 18, 2018 - 2:02 pm
The City Council Housing Committee on Wednesday unanimously passed a measure designed to further regulate what its supporters see as “illegal online hotels” in New York.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo
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July 18, 2018 - 10:08 am
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is easily outpacing Democratic primary challenger Cynthia Nixon in campaign contributions but can't shake questions about some donors.
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Maria Butina Complaint
AP Photo/Jon Elswick
July 17, 2018 - 6:16 pm
A 29-year-old Russian national is now facing charges in the United States that she cooperated with the Russians to influence American politics.
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Putin Gives Trump Soccer Ball
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July 17, 2018 - 4:23 pm
CBS News Correspondent Jeff Pegues has a new book out titled, “Kompromat: How Russia Undermined American Democracy,” and he said Tuesday that he was shocked by President Donald Trump’s remarks that appeared to defend Russia the day before.
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Dean Skelos
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
July 17, 2018 - 2:16 pm
A jury on Tuesday convicted former New York state Senate Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, on all counts at their second corruption for bribery and extortion.
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Scales Of Justice In Courtroom
Dreamstime
July 17, 2018 - 12:51 pm
New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Maryland are all suing the federal government over the tax overhaul signed into law last year.
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John Miller
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July 17, 2018 - 11:28 am
Should President Donald Trump have more confidence in the U.S. intelligence community than he seems to have displayed recently?
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(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
July 17, 2018 - 8:05 am
President Donald Trump on Tuesday said he meant the opposite when he said in Helsinki that he doesn't see why Russia would have interfered in the 2016 U.S. elections.
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Dean Skelos
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
July 16, 2018 - 8:09 pm
After two days of deliberations, there was no sign of a verdict Monday in the corruption retrial of former New York state Senate Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam.
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