Charles Rangel

Supreme Court Won't Hear Rangel's Appeal To Overturn CensureA federal judge ruled that courts had no authority over the House investigation. An appeals court upheld that decision.
New York Cosmos To Play Against Cuba's National Team In HavanaTeam chairman Seamus O'Brien said the opportunity to play Cuba's national team in Havana is something that happened naturally.
Netanyahu In Speech To Congress: Iran Nuclear Deal 'Paves Path To Bomb'Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked the United States and President Barack Obama for aiding Israel, but warned of the threat that Iran poses to Israel's survival.
Rangel Wants To Meet With Israeli Envoy Over Netanyahu Capitol Hill SpeechRangel said Israel has always been a source of bipartisan support in Congress. But some Democrats are reportedly planning to boycott next month's speech.
Brooklyn U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch Picked As Attorney General NomineePlans to announce the nomination were hastily put together after reports of Lynch's selection began to surface on Friday.
Schumer Calls For Better U.S. Screenings Of Travelers Coming From Ebola-Stricken CountriesThe New York Democrat said Sunday that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention should train agents to conduct screenings on passengers arriving at U.S. airports from Ebola-affected countries.
Members Of Congress Seek Federal Probe Into Eric Garner's DeathSix members of New York's congressional delegation are asking the Justice Department to formally investigate last month's police custody death of Eric Garner.
NY Elected Officials Hold Rally For Israel As Pro-Palestinian Protesters Stage Counter-DemonstrationMore than two dozen New York elected officials have been rallying at City Hall in support of Israel. Nearly 100 pro-Palestinian protesters staged a counter-demonstration outside the City Hall gates.
With 10 Days Before Potential Strike, Still No Deal For MTA, LIRR UnionsWith time running out, there was still no deal Thursday between Long Island Rail Road unions and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, with just 10 days to go before a strike could begin.
Congress Will Not Intervene In Contract Dispute To Prevent LIRR StrikeLawmakers said they have no plans to get involved with the contract dispute and urged the MTA and the unions to return to the bargaining table.
Espaillat Concedes To Rangel In Tight Primary RaceState Sen. Adriano Espaillat said Thursday that he called Rep. Charles Rangel to offer his congratulations.
Rangel Declares Victory; Espaillat Says Race Too Close To CallU.S. Rep. Charles Rangel declared victory in the 13th Congressional District Democratic primary late Tuesday, while opponent state Sen. Adriano Espaillat said the race was too close to call and went home for the night.