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FILE -- President Barack Obama speaks at the Rose Garden of the White House on May 27, 2014, in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Presidential Gridlock Alert: Obama To Visit NYC For 2 Events

Obama will be traveling to New York City to raise campaign money at separate events for the Democratic Party and the House Majority PAC, which tries to help Democrats win House seats.

07/17/2014

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Gov. Cuomo Launches Re-Election Bid At Democratic Convention On Long Island

Cuomo sounded a triumphant note in his party convention address that cited his successful efforts to pass gay marriage and gun control and his work to boost education investments and fix the economy of upstate New York.

05/22/2014

Westchester County executive candidates Rob Astorino (left) and Noam Bramson. (Credit: CBS 2)

Race For Westchester County Executive Is Turning Into A Real Dogfight

The incumbent in the race is trying to keep voters focused on pocketbook issues. while the challenger is trying to broaden the argument into a reflection of national politics.

10/23/2013

Newark Police Cruiser (file/credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Essex County Prosecutor’s Office: Newark Political Leader Was Stabbed To Death

The death of a longtime Democratic Party official whose decomposed body was found in his Newark home this week has been ruled a homicide.

09/01/2012

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Judge Grants Request to Extend Bridgeport Poll Hours

A judge in Bridgeport has granted a request to keep polls open for another two hours because of a ballot shortage, 1010 WINS’ Al Jones reported.

11/02/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel, D-NY, attends a memorial service for the late Pennsylvania Rep. John Murtha in Statuary Hall on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on March 3, 2010. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Rangel ‘Not Very’ Optimistic About A Deal

Democratic Rep. Charles Rangel says he is not very optimistic that he will avoid a House trial on ethics violations.

CBS 2–08/09/2010

Rep. Charles Rangel, D-NY, attends a memorial service for the late Pennsylvania Rep. John Murtha in Statuary Hall on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on March 3, 2010. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Rangel 'Not Very' Optimistic About A Deal

Democratic Rep. Charles Rangel says he is not very optimistic that he will avoid a House trial on ethics violations.

CBS 2–08/09/2010

Suffolk County Executive Steve Levy - File / AP Photo/Mike Groll

Levy Drops Bid For New York Governor

Steve Levy has decided against running for governor as an independent.

1010 WINS–07/30/2010