Politics

Robert F. Kennedy
Photo by Harry Benson/Express/Getty Images
June 04, 2018 - 4:44 pm
The assassination of Robert F. Kennedy shook the nation 50 years ago this week, and it raised questions that linger today.
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Sen. Charles Schumer, Sen. Robert Menendez
Jasper Colt-USA TODAY; Anthony Behar
June 04, 2018 - 2:54 pm
The nuclear summit with North Korea is scheduled for next week, but optimism about the discussions is being tempered by worries about potential U.S. concessions.
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New York City Hall
Dreamstime
June 04, 2018 - 1:58 pm
The Administration for Children’s Services finds itself in the headlines when a child is harmed in New York City, but on Monday, City Hall turned around and thanked its workers for what they do.
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Marijuana
Dreamstime
June 04, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Prospects for legal recreational marijuana are facing some backlash, as one New Jersey borough looks to head off New Jersey at the pass.
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 Jack Phillips
AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File
June 04, 2018 - 10:32 am
The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled in favor of the Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple for religious reasons.
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Birth Certificate
Dreamstime
June 04, 2018 - 10:12 am
People born in New York City who do not identify their gender as either male or female would have the option of choosing a third category for their birth certificates under a new proposal.
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President Trump
Olivier Douliery/ Sipa USA
June 04, 2018 - 9:34 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- President Donald Trump says he has "absolute right to PARDON myself'' but says has "done nothing wrong'' in the Russia probe. In a tweet Monday, Trump weighed in on the question of whether he could pardon himself should the special counsel find he interfered in the...
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Sen. Charles Schumer
WCBS 880
June 03, 2018 - 3:05 pm
Gasoline prices are higher than they have been in years, and the move to make cars get better mileage has been suspended.
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Rudy Giuliani
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File
June 03, 2018 - 12:45 pm
Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani on Sunday stressed that President Donald Trump’s legal team would contest any effort to force the president to testify in front of a grand jury during the Russia probe.
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Cynthia Nixon
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
June 01, 2018 - 11:04 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Actress-turned-politician Cynthia Nixon is trying to hit Gov. Andrew Cuomo where it hurts. Capitalizing on one of his biggest political weaknesses, Nixon, who is trying to unseat the governor in September's primary, laid out her plan for fixing the subways as she greeted...
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