Dow Drops More Than 750 Points As China Trade War Heats UpStocks plummeted on Monday after China escalated its trade battle with the U.S. by letting its currency sink to an 11-year low.
In Wake Of Latest Mass Shootings, Fed Up N.Y Lawmakers Call On Washington To Finally Act On Gun ReformNew York lawmakers say they have had just about enough of mass shootings.
Mount Vernon City Council Turns On Acting Mayor, Moves To Replace Him Days After Ousting MayorOn Friday, there was an apparent political coup – as the city council turned on the man that had just replaced a mayor who was ousted over campaign finance crimes.
Lawmaker Wants Regulation Of Social Media, Saying Users Are AddictedThe lawmaker wants federal agencies to draw up rules banning certain features, such as "Snapstreak" on Snapchat and endless scrolling with no stopping point.
Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló Steps Down, Names ReplacementAfter days of uncertainty, Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rosselló said he is resigning Friday as planned and his nominee, Pedro Pierluisi, will be his replacement.
De Blasio's Extreme Tax Plan Is Either A Political Stunt Or A Recipe To Ruin NYC, Experts Say“This plan is not just a tax on the ultra-wealthy, not just a tax on the wealthy, but a tax on the middle class… It’s extreme,” Timothy Ghriskey, the chief investment strategist for Inverness Counsel said.
Campaign 2020: De Blasio Heckled By Protesters As The Field Attacks Joe BidenIt was a rock'em, sock'em debate that surprisingly started with front-runner Joe Biden begging for mercy. “Go easy on me kid,” the former vice president said.
Queens DA Race: Judge Lets Tiffany Caban Continue Challenge On Melinda Katz's Primary WinCaban argues that the board excluded hundreds of ballots that could swing the election in her favor.
Following Another Water Incident, Assemblymen Propose Law Making Disrespecting Police A FelonyThere has been at least four separate cases now of citizens showing contempt for officers, prompting some fed-up lawmakers to say enough is enough.
Campaign 2020: How To Watch De Blasio, Gillibrand, Booker In Tonight's DebateThe second Democratic presidential debate continues tonight in Detroit.
NY Gov. Cuomo Signs Bill Banning Teachers From Carrying Guns In SchoolAmid rising fears of school shootings and children carrying firearms, New York’s school teachers will remain unarmed.
Campaign 2020: Warren And Sanders Defend Progressive Ideas Against Fiery Moderate CandidatesThe second Democratic primary debates featured no shortage of confrontation, with more moderate candidates taking aim at the leading progressives on stage over the feasibility of their proposals
President Trump Continues To Slam Troubled Baltimore Communities, Says Residents 'Living In Hell'President Trump is not backing off of his salvos against black Democratic Rep. Elijah Cummings and Baltimore.
New York Bans 3D-Printed Guns, Other Undetectable FirearmsCuomo on Tuesday also signed new rules for the safe storage of firearms in homes with children.
New York Extends Waiting Period For Some Gun PurchasesThe state's new 30-day wait will give federal authorities more time for deeper checks.