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Beverly Hills Courier
George Christy Talks About Hillary Clinton, Mike Bloomberg, the Year of the Monkey and More!Bright red Chinese lanterns garlanded the courtyard and bright red spotlights d
George Christy Talks About Hillary Clinton, Mike Bloomberg, the Year of the Monkey and More!
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
Bright red Chinese lanterns garlanded the courtyard and bright red spotlights danced along the façade. We were greeted by the Peninsula Beverly Hills Hotel’s parking wizard Jolene Taylor, as we joined the 200-plus guests celebrating the Lunar Year of... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
PPA commends New York Senate Committee for passage of online poker legislation3 February 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- The Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the leadi
PPA commends New York Senate Committee for passage of online poker legislation
Rolling Good Times / Posted 9 days ago
3 February 2016 (PRESS RELEASE) -- The Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the leading poker grassroots advocacy group with 1.2 million members nationwide and more than 40,000... Read more
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Lake Placid News
High stakes in race to replace convicted Long Island senatorALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — With control of the New York Senate possibly up for grabs,
High stakes in race to replace convicted Long Island senator
Lake Placid News / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — With control of the New York Senate possibly up for grabs, Democrats and Republicans are promising to aggressively campaign for a seat representing Long Island that was vacated when ex-Senate Leader Dean Skelos was convicted of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
High stakes in race to replace convicted Long Island senatorALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - With control of the New York Senate possibly up for grabs,
High stakes in race to replace convicted Long Island senator
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 10 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - With control of the New York Senate possibly up for grabs, Democrats and Republicans are promising to aggressively campaign for a seat representing Long Island that was vacated when ex-Senate Leader Dean Skelos was convicted of... Read more
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NBC New York
Mayor de Blasio Stumps for Hillary Clinton in IowaMayor de Blasio returned to grassroots politics in Iowa this weekend, knocking
Mayor de Blasio Stumps for Hillary Clinton in Iowa
NBC New York / Posted 11 days ago
Mayor de Blasio returned to grassroots politics in Iowa this weekend, knocking on doors and chatting with voters to campaign for his former boss, Hillary Clinton. “I’m here for Hillary Clinton,” de Blasio, who served as Clinton's campaign manager... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Senate passes bills to combat synthetic drug abuseState lawmakers are working to get dangerous drugs off the street with a new pa
Senate passes bills to combat synthetic drug abuse
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 17 days ago
State lawmakers are working to get dangerous drugs off the street with a new package of bills. The New York Senate passed a series of laws Monday to ban more synthetic drugs and create tougher penalties for stores that sell them. They say synthetic... Read more
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Wayne Post
Sen. Michael F. Nozzolio reappointed senate budget subcommittee chairman Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 3:20 PM State Sen. Michael F. Nozzolio, R-54th Distr
Sen. Michael F. Nozzolio reappointed senate budget subcommittee chairman
Wayne Post / Posted 20 days ago
Posted Jan. 22, 2016 at 3:20 PM State Sen. Michael F. Nozzolio, R-54th District, recently was reappointed to serve as the chairman of the New York Senate Budget Subcommittee... Read more
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International Business Times
California lawmaker seeks to ban sale of encrypted smartphones by 2017 California has introduced a bill, which if passed, will ban sales of encrypted
California lawmaker seeks to ban sale of encrypted smartphones by 2017
International Business Times / Posted 21 days ago
California has introduced a bill, which if passed, will ban sales of encrypted mobile phones in the state after 2017. The bill would prohibit the sale of iPhones and some Android smartphones. Assembly Bill 1681 was introduced by California assembly... Read more
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CNET
California wants to ban encrypted smartphonesIf the bill becomes law, there would be a ban on nearly all iPhones and many An
California wants to ban encrypted smartphones
CNET / Posted 21 days ago
If the bill becomes law, there would be a ban on nearly all iPhones and many Android devices across California. California: home of the world's biggest technology companies, terrible bagels, and the only place that can suffer both drought and floods... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
California Introduces Bill To Ban Strong Encryption In SmartphonesCalifornia’s Assembly member, Jim Cooper, introduced legislation to ban smartph
California Introduces Bill To Ban Strong Encryption In Smartphones
Tom's Hardware / Posted 21 days ago
California’s Assembly member, Jim Cooper, introduced legislation to ban smartphones that come with strong encryption and can only be encrypted by the owners of those devices. The bill would fine the sellers of the devices $2,500 per unit if they... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Westchester prosecutor confirmed at chief judge for NYALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate has confirmed longtime Westchester Coun
Westchester prosecutor confirmed at chief judge for NY
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate has confirmed longtime Westchester County prosecutor Janet DiFiore as New York's chief judge. The voice vote, with no opposition, followed an hour of praise for the 60-year-old district attorney by both... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Senate committee chairman asks CFTC to explain major accounting errorWASHINGTON/NEW YORK: Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts has aske
Senate committee chairman asks CFTC to explain major accounting error
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts has asked for a full explanation from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission for an accounting error that led auditor KPMG to withdraw nearly a decade of financial opinions... Read more
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Reuters
Senate committee chairman asks CFTC to explain major accounting errorThe logo of financial services company KPMG is seen on a building in Toronto Ju
Senate committee chairman asks CFTC to explain major accounting error
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
The logo of financial services company KPMG is seen on a building in Toronto June 11, 2015. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts has asked for a full explanation from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission for... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Cuomo picks Republican ex-prosecutor for NY top courtALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has nominated former U.S. Attorney Michae
Cuomo picks Republican ex-prosecutor for NY top court
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo has nominated former U.S. Attorney Michael Garcia to the remaining vacancy on New York's highest court. Garcia, currently a partner at Kirkland & Ellis in Manhattan, was the top federal prosecutor in Manhattan... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Senate to consider Cuomo choice for top judgeALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate will begin considering Gov. Andrew Cuom
Senate to consider Cuomo choice for top judge
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 22 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate will begin considering Gov. Andrew Cuomo's choice to preside at the state's highest court and oversee the judiciary. Janet DiFiore has been Westchester County district attorney for a decade. If confirmed, she... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY Senate to consider Cuomo choice for top judgeALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate will begin considering Gov. Andrew Cuom
NY Senate to consider Cuomo choice for top judge
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 23 days ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate will begin considering Gov. Andrew Cuomo's choice to preside at the state's highest court and oversee the judiciary. Janet DiFiore has been Westchester County district attorney for a decade. If confirmed, she... Read more
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Artvoice
The Best Government You Can BuyThe recent convictions of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Senate Majority L
The Best Government You Can Buy
Artvoice / Posted 28 days ago
The recent convictions of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos provide a great inside view of how campaign cash and political corruption meet. A key player in both trials was a 101 year old billionaire named Leonard... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Assembly Majority Denies Reform ProposalsThe list of proposals voted down in the Assembly included a wide range of chang
Assembly Majority Denies Reform Proposals
The Post-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
The list of proposals voted down in the Assembly included a wide range of changes from term limits for those in leadership positions to the number of co-sponsors needed to bring a bill to the Assembly floor for a vote. Assemblyman Andy Goodell,... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
NY senate votes to end policy of withholding school aidThe New York Senate has voted to end a policy that allowed the state to withhol
NY senate votes to end policy of withholding school aid
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted a month ago
The New York Senate has voted to end a policy that allowed the state to withhold a portion of school funding from local districts to prop up the state's overall budget. The practice dates back to the recession, when the state faced billion-dollar... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NY Senate votes to end policy of withholding school aidALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate has voted to end a policy that allowed
NY Senate votes to end policy of withholding school aid
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted a month ago
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The New York Senate has voted to end a policy that allowed the state to withhold a portion of school funding from local districts to prop up the state's overall budget. The practice dates back to the recession, when the state... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Prosecutor clears Cuomo of criminal charges over shut down of corruption panelGov. Cuomo created the panel to look into Albany corruption in 2013 and shut it
Prosecutor clears Cuomo of criminal charges over shut down of corruption panel
Crain's New York Business / Posted a month ago
Gov. Cuomo created the panel to look into Albany corruption in 2013 and shut it down after nine months New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office is in the clear—at least for now—over the premature shutdown of a panel investigating corruption in... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Cuomo in the clear for Moreland Commission shutdownGov. Cuomo created the panel to look into Albany corruption in 2013 and shut it
Cuomo in the clear for Moreland Commission shutdown
Crain's New York Business / Posted a month ago
Gov. Cuomo created the panel to look into Albany corruption in 2013 and shut it down after nine months New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s office is in the clear—at least for now—over the premature shutdown of a panel investigating corruption in... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Clinton and Blair's secret conversations revealedThey were just like any other middle aged buddies having a gossip, calling one
Clinton and Blair's secret conversations revealed
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 1 months ago
They were just like any other middle aged buddies having a gossip, calling one other "mate" and "friend" and swapping news on their kids, wives and jobs. But this was no ordinary bromance. It was an intimate and trusting relationship between former... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Member of Vestal School District Booster Club Arrested For Grand Larceny []Local News Robin Barber of Vestal is alleged to have stolen an excess of $3,00
Member of Vestal School District Booster Club Arrested For Grand Larceny []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 1 months ago
Local News Robin Barber of Vestal is alleged to have stolen an excess of $3,000 from June of 2011 and June of 2015. The office of new Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell has announced the arrest. It is part of the office's plan to handle... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
17 Salt Miners Freed from Stuck Elevator in Tompkins County []Local News Seventeen Cargill salt mine employees were rescued Thursday morning
17 Salt Miners Freed from Stuck Elevator in Tompkins County []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 1 months ago
Local News Seventeen Cargill salt mine employees were rescued Thursday morning after being trapped 900 feet under the Cayuga Lake. At approximately 10:00 p.m. Wednesday night, 17 Cargill Salt mine employees were trapped in an elevator en route to... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Man Arrested After a Week of Harassment []Local News Complaints of harassment, trespassing and threatening voicemails ha
Man Arrested After a Week of Harassment []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 1 months ago
Local News Complaints of harassment, trespassing and threatening voicemails have led to the arrest of a Chenango Forks man. Over period of a week from December 27, 2015 through January 2, 2016, police received three reports of harassment and... Read more

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