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WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Sunday that women who accuse someone of sexual misconduct deserve to be heard, even if it involves President Donald Trump. 252 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer on Sunday called on the federal Department of Transportation to reverse its decision not to require airlines to disclose baggage fees upfront. 171 more words
JACKSON, Miss. (CBSNewYork/AP) — President Donald Trump paid tribute Saturday to the leaders and foot soldiers of the civil rights movement whose sacrifices help make the United States a fairer and more just country, though protests surrounding his visit to Mississippi laid bare the stark divisions among Americans about his commitment to that legacy. 1,000 more words
WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Sen. Al Franken announced Thursday that he is resigning amid sexual misconduct allegations.
Speaking from the Senate floor, the Minnesota Democrat said he would be resigning “in the coming weeks.” But he called some of the allegations against him “simply not true” and said others he remembered “very differently.” 605 more words