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Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial Day

Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.

05/21/2013

Hospital Bed (file / credit: clipart.com)

St. Sen. Ed Meyer: Connecticut Assisted Suicide Bill To Fail

It looks like Connecticut won’t become the fourth state in the country to allow assisted suicide, at least not this year.

04/05/2013

U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. (file / credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Conn. Cyclists Arriving In Washington To Push Gun Reform

26 cyclists from Connecticut will wrap up a four-day ride to Washington today as they push for tougher gun laws.

03/12/2013

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Katy Perry Headlines Kids’ Inaugural Concert

President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama will headline two inaugural balls Monday night, but two nights earlier, the kids were set to get their turn.

01/19/2013

Jim Pfail's Inauguration Tickets (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

120 Win Inauguration Tickets From Rep. Maloney’s Office

More than 6,000 people entered a lottery for tickets to President Barack Obama’s inauguration ceremony in Washington Monday at the office of U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), and there were 120 winners.

01/19/2013

U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Third Try At Women’s Pro Soccer League To Include N.J.

Another pro women’s soccer league will try to succeed where two previous attempts have failed.

11/21/2012

Packages of medical marijuana in Israel (file / credit: Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Washington, Colorado… New York? Legalization Of Marijuana Stirs Debate

In New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo previously proposed decriminalizing possession of small amounts of marijuana in public.

11/08/2012

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Curci: Week 7 College Football Preview

Last week boasted one of the most entertaining college-football Saturdays in recent memory. It would be almost impossible to duplicate, but nevertheless Week 7 will be just as action-packed.

10/12/2012

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Casey’s Call: Week 2 College Football Preview

I know Syracuse likes to market themselves as “New York’s team” and there are a lot of Orange fans in the area—but this one will be U-G-L-Y.

09/07/2012

Iona mascot (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: Addition Of Norvel Pelle Makes Iona Again A National Story

Basketball in New Rochelle just got real interesting. Again. Norvel Pelle’s decision to attend Iona makes the Gaels a national story for the second consecutive season.

08/22/2012

Republicans Chris Shays and Linda McMahon (Credit:  Alex Wong/Newsmakers and Abigail Pheiffer-Pool/Getty Images)

Connecticut U.S. Senate Focus: The Republicans

Two Democrats and two Republicans will compete in next Tuesday’s Connecticut primaries, in the hopes of securing their respective party’s nomination for the chance to fill the Senate seat of Joe Lieberman (D), who is retiring.

08/10/2012

President Obama speaks at In Performance at the White House: Red, White and Blues (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama Is Wrecking The White House

President Obama has made too many changes to the White House and had too many parties to be allowed back for another 4 years.

07/27/2012

Traffic on the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. (credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

Study: New York City Ranks Fourth For Worst Traffic; Congestion Down Across USA

Do you think you have it bad stuck in traffic in New York City? Well, it could be worse. You could be in Honolulu.

05/22/2012

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Following NCAA Snub, Seton Hall Lands No. 1 Seed In NIT

Seton Hall was hoping to get sent anywhere in the NCAA tournament. Instead, they wound up at home with a No. 1 seed in the NIT.

WFAN–03/12/2012

A farm truck and snowmobile moved by the flood waters from the Tropical Storm Irene sits in the middle of a farmers corn field along Rt.30 Schoharie, N.Y., Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink)

Cuomo Creates $15 Million Fund For NY Farms Damaged By Irene

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Irene caused significant damage to the state’s agriculture. He said there is already $45 million in damage to farms in the state.

09/03/2011

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