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Protestors Hit The Streets As NY Pols Push Legislation That Would Require Labels On Genetically Modified Food

The marches came at the same time as two bills were introduced in the New York Legislature to mandate that genetically modified food be labeled.


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N.J. Sen. Lautenberg Takes Digs At Newark Mayor Booker In Interviews

U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) said Tuesday that Newark Mayor Corey Booker is entitled to run next year for the seat he now holds, but has not yet revealed his own plans.


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Sources: Obama Picks Former GOP Sen. Hagel For Defense Secretary

President Barack Obama has picked former Republican U.S. Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next defense secretary, sources said Sunday.


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New Legislation Would Protect Gift Card Users From Expiration Dates And Fees

The bill would also prevent companies that file for bankruptcy from selling gift cards and require them to accept and honor unredeemed gift cards.


Schumer: Enough Cash To Win Seat And Help Friends

The prolifically ambitious senator’s $23.2 million on hand at last filing made him more flush than some of his Democratic colleagues facing much tougher re-election challenges.


A sign is seen at a polling place on Primary Day - Stamford, CT - Aug 10, 2010 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Polls Open On Primary Day In Connecticut

The polls have opened for Connecticut’s primary elections as voters begin choosing candidates for governor, U.S. Senate and various state and local races.

WCBS 880–08/10/2010