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Hofstra Students Enjoy Once-In-A-Lifetime Opportunity To See Debate

Well before Tuesday’s toe-to-toe debate that CBS News’ Scott Pelley called the most rancorous ever, a political frenzy took over at the Hofstra University student center.

CBS New York–10/16/2012

Hofstra Debate Banner (credit: CBS 2)

Hofstra Presidential Debate Means Cost To Taxpayers, Boom For Local Businesses

No matter who comes out on top tonight on stage at Hofstra University, one local lodging place is already a winner.

10/16/2012

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Hofstra Debate Extra: What Question Would You Ask President Obama, Mitt Romney?

If given the opportunity to ask either candidate a question this evening, what would it be?

10/16/2012

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With Their Political Lives Hanging In Balance, Obama, Romney Invade Hofstra

Tuesday night marks the second presidential election in a row that features Hofstra University hosting a pivotal debate, and Long Islanders are the ones actually asking the questions.

10/16/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Ty Wright/Getty Images)

Opinion: In Tonight’s Debate Mitt Romney’s Lies Will Catch Up With Him

Romney so misrepresented his record in Denver that it will be hard for the former Massachusetts Governor to walk it back tonight because Romney will be lying about his record to a room full of voters.

10/16/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Romney Will Win The Second Debate Too

Much like the first debate, GOP presidential contender Mitt Romney will win the second debate as well but on a much smaller scale. The reasons for the second win in a row will be quite different on the surface but will be much the same beneath the surface.

10/16/2012

President Barack Obama (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)/Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Pundits: Hofstra Presidential Debate Could Easily Mean Doom For The Loser

Hofstra will be center stage for the second presidential debate this election year when President Barack Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney go at it inside the university’s Mack Sports Complex on Tuesday night.

10/15/2012

A combination picture of the vice presidential debate between US Vice President Joe Biden (L) and Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan (R) at the Norton Center at Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, October 11, 2012.  (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Spirited Vice Presidential Debate Tees Up Closing Issues For Obama, Romney

The vice presidential candidates were back on the campaign trail Friday following there sometimes “rock ’em, sock ‘em” debate on Thursday night.

10/12/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Mayor Bloomberg Weighs In On First Presidential Debate; Hofstra Begins Preps For 2nd Debate

Bloomberg downplayed the importance of the first presidential debate as an indicator of how the election may go, noting some past losers did well in the first head-to-head event.

10/04/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Jerry Boogies His Way Through An Update

After boldly comparing himself to fictitious movie character ‘Dirk Diggler’, Jerry Recco went on to begin his update with a story that started quite a firestorm yesterday morning.

WFAN–08/07/2012

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WCBS 880 Special Series: Where The Jobs Are – Part 1

The jobs situation actually is getting better, if you know where to look, reported WCBS 880’s Wayne Cabot.

06/04/2012

Dionis Guerrero Baez - Jan 12, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Bone Marrow Drive Being Held For Bronx Man In Need Of Transplant

Dianos Guerrero Baez is battling leukemia and the best matches for a bone marrow transplant were killed in the crash of American Airlines flight 587.

01/13/2012

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Political Signs Reported Stolen On Long Island As Election Day Approaches

You could say ‘Tis the season for stealing politicial signs’ on Long Island.

11/03/2011

FILE - The desk and set where John McCain and Barack Obama sat for a presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, on October 15, 2008. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Presidential Debate Coming To Hofstra University; Businesses Getting Ready

Hofstra announced this week that the university has been chosen to host a town-hall style debate on October 16, 2012.

11/03/2011

Barack Obama and John McCain debate at Hofstra University on October 15, 2008 in Hempstead.(Photo credit: Gary Hershorn/AFP/Getty Images)

Hofstra University To Host Presidential Debate October 16, 2012

The Commission on Presidential Debates announced Monday that it had chosen Hofstra University for the site of its October 16, 2012 Presidential Debate, which will be in the “town meeting” format.

10/31/2011

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