Schumer: Congress Must Act Now To Prevent Spread Of Zika Virus In USThe clock is ticking on when the mosquito that carries the Zika virus becomes prevalent in the continental United States, and Sen. Charles Schumer wants quick approval of President Barack Obama's request for nearly $2 billion in emergency spending to fight the disease.
Sen. Schumer Proposes $25,000 Reward For Social Media Terrorism TipsSen. Charles Schumer is introducing legislation requiring a $25,000 reward for information generated through social media that helps thwart a terror attack.
Schumer: U.S. Can Do More To Protect 'Soft Target' AreasSchumer says the recent terrorist attack in Brussels shows that terrorists are looking to exploit weaknesses in airport security.
Sen. Schumer Calling For Investigation Into New Gun That Looks Like iPhoneSen. Charles Schumer is calling for a federal investigation before a gun that looks like an iPhone comes to market.
Local Democrats Call Proposal Slashing Federal Counterterrorism Funds 'Unconscionable' And 'Indefensible'U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is slamming a White House proposal that would cut nearly $300 million from the $600 million allocated for counterterrorism programs across the country.
Schumer: Slashing Counterterrorism Funds A 'Punch In The Gut' For NYU.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is slamming a White House proposal that would cut nearly $300 million from counterterrorism programs.
Schumer Urges Dept. Of Justice To Crack Down On IRS ScammersSchumer is urging the Department of Justice to crack down on the IRS scams, a fraud scheme the politician says is "spreading like wildfire."
Schumer Urges 3-point Federal Plan To Fight Zika VirusThe New York Democrat said Sunday that the U.S. Agency for International Development should increase its involvement in Zika-affected countries.
Cuomo Orders Navy, Northrop Grumman To Allow Access To Wells At Long Island Plume SiteNew York state will conduct testing to further analyze a groundwater plume on Long Island, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer announced Wednesday.
Schumer Taking Action Against Spotty Cellphone CoverageThe Democratic senator said Sunday that he's inviting mobile phone users to register their complaints on his website.
US, EU Lift Sanctions Against Iran Amid Landmark Nuke DealThe U.N. nuclear agency certified Saturday that Iran has met all of its commitments under last summer's landmark nuclear deal, crowning years of U.S.-led efforts to crimp Iran's ability to make atomic weapons.
U.S. Official: Iran Frees 4 American PrisonersThe prisoner swap was clinched within the last 24 hours after 14 months of negotiations, according to a U.S. official.