Charles Schumer

Schumer: Ban People On No-Fly List From Buying GunsThe bill Schumer is backing was initially proposed by former President George W. Bush in 2007. It would close a loophole Schumer calls the "terror gap."
Security Remains Tight Across Tri-State Area In Wake Of Paris AttacksThe NYPD has beefed up security and staffing, including at the French consulate, France's mission to the United Nations and Times Square.
MetLife Stadium Among Area Locations With Beefed-Up Security In Response To Paris AttacksFans going to the Giants-Patriots game at MetLife Stadium on Sunday can expect a heavy police presence.
Schumer: Russia Should Be Banned From Olympics Amid Doping ScandalA report issued by the World Anti-Doping Agency detailing systematic drug use by Russian athletes has caused a flurry of debate, as Russia's participation in the 2016 Olympics hangs in the balance.
Hudson River Rail Tunnel Project Takes Major Step ForwardThe Hudson Rail Tunnel Project is one step closer to reality.
FAA: News Helicopters Were Among More Than 20 Laser Strikes Reported NationwideThe helicopter pilots of three local news stations, including Chopper 2, were among more than 20 pilots who reported laser strikes around the country Wednesday night, the Federal Aviation Administration said.
West Point To Receive More Than $100M In Gov. Funding For RepairsThe U.S. Military Academy will receive around $125 million in government funding to improve the campus' aging infrastructure.
Rep. Peter King: Evidence Points To Terrorist Attack On Russian PlaneThe crash of a Russian passenger plane last month was a hot topic of discussion for some New York lawmakers Sunday.
Schumer Wants FDA To Take Close Look At Caffeinated Peanut ButterU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer wants the Food and Drug Administration to investigate a new caffeinated peanut butter that targets the athletic and fitness market.
Schumer Urges Testing, Disclosure Of Halloween MakeupThe New York Democrat says novelty makeup and face paint are often made in China and can contain metals that could pose a danger to children wearing them.
Schumer: Volkswagen Should Pay $18B In Fines For FraudSchumer called on the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Justice Department to seek an $18 billion fine for the German automaker.
Schumer Renews Calls For Stricter Gun Control In Wake Of Oregon School ShootingSen. Charles Schumer said people are "just fed up" after another mass shooting and said it now may finally be right for some changes in gun laws.
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