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Engadget
A 45-year-old New York law is holding up autonomous vehiclesLeading the charge to update the traffic code is New York Senate Transportation
A 45-year-old New York law is holding up autonomous vehicles
Engadget / Posted 9 hours ago
Leading the charge to update the traffic code is New York Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Joseph Robach, who also fears the law could allow police to ticket drivers for using vehicle features that are already available like assisted parking... Read more
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Daily Mail
World War II vet gets concert on his lawn after parade gets cancelledenough.' Hughes, who served as part of the 504th Parachute Infantry, 82nd Airb
World War II vet gets concert on his lawn after parade gets cancelled
Daily Mail / Posted 10 hours ago
enough.' Hughes, who served as part of the 504th Parachute Infantry, 82nd Airborne Division, became a member of the New York Senate Veterans Hall Of Fame last week. He began working on his grandfather's tugboat at just 12 years old, earning... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY SenateMay. 24, 2016 at 8:18 AM Posted May. 24, 2016 at 8:18 AM ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY Senate
MPNnow.com / Posted 7 days ago
May. 24, 2016 at 8:18 AM Posted May. 24, 2016 at 8:18 AM ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An effort to force a vote in the New York Senate on a bill extending the statute of limitations on suing child sex abusers has failed. During consideration of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Clinton turns down debate with Sanderssex abuse bill fails in NY SenateMove to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in
Clinton turns down debate with Sanders
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
sex abuse bill fails in NY SenateMove to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY Senate An effort to force a vote in the New York Senate on a bill extending the statute of limitations on suing child sex abusers has failed. An effort to force a... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY SenateMay 24, 2016 07:01 AM ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An effort to force a vote in the New
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY Senate
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 7 days ago
May 24, 2016 07:01 AM ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An effort to force a vote in the New York Senate on a bill extending the statute of limitations on suing child sex abusers has failed. During consideration of another bill Monday, Democrats in the Senate... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY SenateALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An effort to force a vote in the New York Senate on a bill
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY Senate
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An effort to force a vote in the New York Senate on a bill extending the statute of limitations on suing child sex abusers has failed. During consideration of another bill Monday, Democrats in the Senate tried to use a procedural... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY SenateALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An effort to force a vote in the New York Senate on a bill
Move to force vote on sex abuse bill fails in NY Senate
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 8 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - An effort to force a vote in the New York Senate on a bill extending the statute of limitations on suing child sex abusers has failed. During consideration of another bill Monday, Democrats in the Senate tried to use a procedural... Read more
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Daily Mail
Al Gore refuses to endorse Hillary Clinton for presidentand Sanders (above on Sunday) were seeking out his endorsement Others claim th
Al Gore refuses to endorse Hillary Clinton for president
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
and Sanders (above on Sunday) were seeking out his endorsement Others claim that Gore is still upset because Clinton's New York Senate run in 2000 took the focus away from his own presidential campaign. Gore did state two years ago, long... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Schumer in line for leadership if re-electedall my colleagues so it seems pretty good. I'll be as active in New York state
Schumer in line for leadership if re-elected
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
all my colleagues so it seems pretty good. I'll be as active in New York state as ever." Schumer faces a challenge for his New York Senate seat by attorney Wendy Long, the Republican candidate who criticizes his policies on health care and the... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Long Island park removes signs bearing name of Dean SkelosROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island park has removed signs bearing the
Long Island park removes signs bearing name of Dean Skelos
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 15 days ago
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island park has removed signs bearing the name of disgraced former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. Skelos was sentenced last week to five years in prison on federal corruption charges. The park is... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Long Island park removes signs bearing name of Dean SkelosROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island park has removed signs bearing the
Long Island park removes signs bearing name of Dean Skelos
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) - A Long Island park has removed signs bearing the name of disgraced former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos. Skelos was sentenced last week to five years in prison on federal corruption charges. The park is... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Former state Senate majority leader gets five years in prison for corruptionSkelos arrives at court May 12, 2016, to await sentencing Former New York Sena
Former state Senate majority leader gets five years in prison for corruption
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 days ago
Skelos arrives at court May 12, 2016, to await sentencing Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos has been sentenced to five years in prison on charges he used his office to extort money and a job for his son. His son, Adam, was later... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Skelos Sentencing Renews Calls For Ethics ReformFormer New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was sentenced in federal cou
Skelos Sentencing Renews Calls For Ethics Reform
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 18 days ago
Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was sentenced in federal court in Manhattan Thursday to 5 years in prison on corruption charges. His son, Adam, got six and a half years behind bars. A jury convicted the men last year on extortion... Read more
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TribLIVE
Former New York Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruption | TribLIVE NEW YORK — A once-powerful New York politician convicted of usin
Former New York Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruption
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
| TribLIVE NEW YORK — A once-powerful New York politician convicted of using his position as Senate majority... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Donald Trump Moneyman Steven Mnuchin Snagged Madoff Money, Evicted the Poor — and Backed Hillaryover the years, of which $64,000 went to Democratic candidates and $40,000 to R
New Donald Trump Moneyman Steven Mnuchin Snagged Madoff Money, Evicted the Poor — and Backed Hillary
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
over the years, of which $64,000 went to Democratic candidates and $40,000 to Republicans. He donated $7,000 to Clinton’s New York Senate bids. Of course, Trump also supported Democrats before going into politics, giving at least $100,000 to the... Read more
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NBC New York
Ex-New York Senate Leader Dean Skelos Sentenced to 5 Years in Corruption CaseFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos was sentenced to five years
Ex-New York Senate Leader Dean Skelos Sentenced to 5 Years in Corruption Case
NBC New York / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday on federal corruption charges -- the second major political figure in the state to be banished to a long incarceration in less than two weeks. Jonathan... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
New Donald Trump Moneyman Steven Mnuchin Snagged Madoff Money, Evicted the Poor — and Backed Hillaryover the years, of which $64,000 went to Democratic candidates and $40,000 to R
New Donald Trump Moneyman Steven Mnuchin Snagged Madoff Money, Evicted the Poor — and Backed Hillary
Houston Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
over the years, of which $64,000 went to Democratic candidates and $40,000 to Republicans. He donated $7,000 to Clinton’s New York Senate bids. Of course, Trump also supported Democrats before going into politics, giving at least $100,000 to the... Read more
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NBC New York
Dean Skelos' Nephew Accused of Grabbing Reporter, Tossing Phoneis facing assault charges after he was accused of grabbing a reporter's wrist a
Dean Skelos' Nephew Accused of Grabbing Reporter, Tossing Phone
NBC New York / Posted 19 days ago
is facing assault charges after he was accused of grabbing a reporter's wrist and tossing her cellphone after the former New York senate leader was sentenced on federal corruption charges. Basil Skelos, 27, was arrested on third-degree assault... Read more
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Daily Mail
NY Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruptionSheldon Silver, who was sentenced this month to 12 years in prison in his $5 mi
NY Senate leader gets 5 years in prison for corruption
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Sheldon Silver, who was sentenced this month to 12 years in prison in his $5 million bribery case. Prison-bound: Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos was sentenced to five years behind bars on Thursday for charges of extortion,... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
New York Senate leader sentenced for corruptionNEW YORK - Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was sentenced on
New York Senate leader sentenced for corruption
Calgary Sun / Posted 19 days ago
NEW YORK - Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos was sentenced on Thursday to five years in federal prison, becoming the second legislative leader this month to face time behind bars following a high-profile crackdown on corruption in... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Same-Sex Marriage Fast Factsas unconstitutional. The ruling had been challenged when the lower court's judg
Same-Sex Marriage Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 days ago
as unconstitutional. The ruling had been challenged when the lower court's judge was found to be gay. June 24, 2011 - The New York Senate votes to legalize same-sex marriage. Governor Andrew Cuomo signs the bill just before midnight. July 24,... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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USA Today
N.Y. lawmaker Skelos sentenced to 5 yearsFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
N.Y. lawmaker Skelos sentenced to 5 years
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
KING5 Seattle / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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First Coast News
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
First Coast News / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
KTVB Boise / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Skelos sentencedFormer New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced t
Skelos sentenced
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
Former New York Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son were sentenced to years in prison and hundreds of thousands in forfeitures Thursday for their convictions on federal corruption charges that further documented entrenched dysfunction in... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Former state Senate majority leader gets five years in prison for corruptionSkelos arrives at court May 12, 2016, to await sentencing Former New York Sena
Former state Senate majority leader gets five years in prison for corruption
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
Skelos arrives at court May 12, 2016, to await sentencing Former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos has been sentenced to five years in prison on charges he used his office to extort money and a job for his son. His son, Adam, also awaits... Read more
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ABC News
NY Senate Leader Caused 'Immeasurable Damage'on the sentencing of former Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son (all times lo
NY Senate Leader Caused 'Immeasurable Damage'
ABC News / Posted 19 days ago
on the sentencing of former Senate leader Dean Skelos and his son (all times local): A federal judge has told former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos (SKEH'-lohs) that he caused "immeasurable damage" to New Yorkers' confidence in... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Mayor: North Carolina city won't back down on LGBT equalityroiled Albany.More >> The dynamics of a father-son relationship took center st
Mayor: North Carolina city won't back down on LGBT equality
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
roiled Albany.More >> The dynamics of a father-son relationship took center stage Thursday at the sentencing of former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, on corruption charges.More >> The Latest: Massachusetts gov... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Mayor: North Carolina city won't back down on LGBT equalityroiled Albany.More >> The dynamics of a father-son relationship took center st
Mayor: North Carolina city won't back down on LGBT equality
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 19 days ago
roiled Albany.More >> The dynamics of a father-son relationship took center stage Thursday at the sentencing of former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, on corruption charges.More >> The Latest: Massachusetts gov... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Freedom to sing one step closerNew York Senate passes bill protecting the right to sing "The Star Spangled Ban
Freedom to sing one step closer
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
New York Senate passes bill protecting the right to sing "The Star Spangled Banner" in public after security guard silenced student group at Ground Zero memorial. (WNYT) The New York State Senate passed legislation on Tuesday that would prohibit... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Judge asks Skelos why he didn't lean on political allies for jobsSkelos arrives at court May 12, 2016, to await sentencing The close relationsh
Judge asks Skelos why he didn't lean on political allies for jobs
Crain's New York Business / Posted 19 days ago
Skelos arrives at court May 12, 2016, to await sentencing The close relationship between ex-New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, have become a central point of contention at their sentencing hearing. Judge Kimba Wood on... Read more
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KTVN Reno
WHO warns pregnant women about Zika ahead of Rio Olympicsroiled Albany.More >> The dynamics of a father-son relationship took center st
WHO warns pregnant women about Zika ahead of Rio Olympics
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
roiled Albany.More >> The dynamics of a father-son relationship took center stage Thursday at the sentencing of former New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, on corruption charges.More >> Court rejects ex-coal CEO's bid... Read more
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