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Chuck Hagel's Exit

Chuck Hagel is resigning (read: being forced out). How do I know this? This morning, a person who will remain nameless decided to call me to let me know. 971 more words

Bill de Blasio Very Psyched New York Still in Running for Dem Convention

Mayor Bill de Blasio hailed an announcement today that New York is one of the three cities still in contention for the 2016 Democratic National Convention, telling elected officials and prominent Democrats that the city would be, by far, the best host for a convention. 359 more words

Schumer seeks better research into child deaths

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer is pushing legislation that would require improved research, investigation techniques and reporting protocols used after sudden unexplained death among infants and children. 114 more words


'Lovers' tiff'? What the heck went down between Mary Landrieu and Chuck Schumer?

This sounds promising …

Sen. Landrieu walking twd elevators. Sen. Schumer says, Mary we need to talk. Landrieu says sorry Chuck, can't right now…

— Robert Costa (@costareports) …

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Schumer Thinks Cuomo Did More Than Enough for Senate Democrats

Senator Charles Schumer did not join the chorus of critics griping about Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s efforts to secure a Democratic majority in the State Senate, arguing that Mr. 258 more words

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When it Comes to Times Trend Stories, Is Washington D.C. the New 'New Brooklyn'?

Practically every week, The New York Times discovers yet another place where cocktails with whimsical names and unpronounceable ingredients are served up in industrial spaces mere blocks from housing projects. 593 more words

Frustrated Commuter Attempts To Make Train Go Faster By Sighing And Shaking Her Head

QUEENS, NY—Slow service on the 179th Street bound F train led one frustrated commuter to take matters into her own hands. According to eyewitnesses, twenty-six-year-old Rachel Rowe began to sigh heavily and shake her head Tuesday morning when the conductor announced that passengers would be momentarily delayed due to train traffic ahead of them. 505 more words