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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.


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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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.


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.


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Students On Loan Debt Plan: Nice Job Mr. President, But You Can Do Better

Outside of mortgages, student loans are the top source of household debt. As many as 30,000 petitioners recently went onto the White House website begging for student loan relief. And they are going to get it.


D'Brickashaw Ferguson at Hofstra in 2006 (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Inclement Weather Forces Jets To Cancel Hofstra Practice

Instead of making the 90-minute trip from their new facility in Florham Park to Hofstra University on Thursday, the team held a closed indoor workout.


New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (credit: Mike Groll/AP)

Cuomo Outlines Pension Reform Plan At Hofstra

Gov. Andrew Cuomo confirmed he will propose a new, less generous pension system for future state, local and school employees that is designed to save taxpayers $93 billion over 30 years.


In this photo released by Nexco East Japan, a worker inspects a caved-in section of the Joban Motorway near Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture, after one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded in Japan slammed its eastern coast Friday, March 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Nexco East Japan via kyodo News)

Expert: In Case Of Massive Tsunami Long Island Would Be Doomed

As the horror of the historic Japan earthquake and devastating tsunami is broadcast across our television screens, anxious homeowners who live in local coastal communities are asking: could it happen here?


Hofstra's Greg Washington (32) shoots as Old Dominion's Chris Cooper (20) defends during an NCAA college basketball game in the Colonial Athletic Association tournament in Richmond, Va., Sunday, March 6, 2011. (AP Photo/Scott K. Brown)

Hofstra’s NCAA Hopes Shattered After Loss In CAA Semis

Frank Hassell scored 22 points and second-seeded Old Dominion earned the right to defend its Colonial Athletic Association tournament championship with a 77-69 victory against Hofstra in the semifinals on Sunday.


Hofstra University's Charles Jenkins (AP file photo)

Hofstra Moves Into First With Win Over George Mason

Charles Jenkins scored 32 points and had eight assists as Hofstra defeated George Mason 87-74 on Wednesday night to move into first place in the Colonial Athletic Association.