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Senator calls out CUNY boss Milliken on campus anti-Semitism

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Martins blasted Milliken over a scheduled vote by CUNY’s Doctoral Student Council on a resolution calling for a boycott of Israeli colleges. Daily News – Politics

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Obama wants more choices for consumers using cable boxes

[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Obama threw his weight Friday behind an effort to give consumers more choice when it comes to the cable boxes. Daily News – Politics

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Obama wants more choices for consumers using cable boxes

[unable to retrieve full-text content] President Obama threw his weight Friday behind an effort to give consumers more choice when it comes to the cable boxes. Daily News – Politics

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Sanders preaches economic equality at the Vatican

Bernie Sanders, hours after his Brooklyn debate with Hillary Clinton, brought his message of economic equality to the Vatican — but missed out on meeting Pope Francis. The Democratic presidential hopeful spoke Friday to an audience of clergy, academics and ...

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Ted Cruz jokes about 'New York values' with Jimmy Fallon

NBC New York Values, Fallon-Cruz style. Ted Cruz publicly professed his love for New York City — in a bad comedy sketch. Attempting to prove he has a sense of humor, the GOP presidential second-runner appeared on “The Tonight Show” ...

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Shamed politician Dennis Hastert seeks to avoid prison

As a politician, Dennis Hastert took a hard stance on child abuse. Amid sex abuse allegations, the shamed ex-House Speaker hopes to stay out of prison, with his attorneys arguing that he’s suffered enough. “The intense media scrutiny, generated by ...

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CCRB chair resigns a day after exec director sues him

The cat got his tongue — and his job. Civilian Complaint Review Board head Richard Emery abruptly stepped down as head of the police watchdog group on Wednesday — a day after he was sued because of crass comments about ...

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DOI chief Peters won't recuse self from A.G. de Blasio probe

The U.S. Attorney’s investigation into Mayor de Blasio’s fundraising took a surprising turn Wednesday as the mayor’s former campaign manager — who now runs an agency looking into some of the players — suddenly announced he would not bow out ...

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Donald Trump to speak at NRA leadership forum in May

Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Getty Images Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Albany, New York. The NRA is bringing out the big gun. The National Rifle Association confirmed Tuesday that Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump will speak at its leadership ...

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Judiciary Committee chair meets with Merrick Garland

AARON P. BERNSTEIN/REUTERS Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley had a “cordial and pleasant” meeting with the man whose elevation to the Supreme Court he has vowed to block on Tuesday. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Charles Grassley had breakfast Tuesday ...

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