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Sanders: Connecticut Gov. Can't Be Relied On At DNC Convention Due To 'Deeply Held Bias'

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) — Democratic officials have rejected Bernie Sanders’ request to remove two high-profile Hillary Clinton supporters from leadership positions at the party’s summer convention. 250 more words


Manhattan DA Expands Probe Into Fundraising By Team De Blasio

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There was more bad news for Mayor Bill de Blasio Friday, as the Manhattan District Attorney’s office has expanded an investigation into the mayor’s attempt to help Democrats take over the New York State Senate in 2014. 328 more words


Trump Now Says He Won't Debate Bernie Sanders Unless He Wins Democratic Nomination

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Offer rescinded.

Donald Trump now says he likely won’t debate Bernie Sanders after all, and will only debate whoever wins the Democratic nomination. 292 more words


Obama Makes Historic Visit To Hiroshima Peace Park

HIROSHIMA, Japan (CBSNewYork/AP) — President Barack Obama arrived at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park Friday on a historic visit to the city where the U.S. dropped the first atomic bomb. 549 more words


Congress questions the 'achievements' of two years of Modi govt

Congress questions the ‘achievements’ of two years of Modi govt

On a day when the Bharatiya Janata party-led government completed two years in office, the Congress party questioned the various celebrations, alleging the record was only of “empty talk and hollow promises”. 164 more words

New Jersey Lawmakers Approve Bill To Ban Smoking At Beaches, Parks

TRENTON, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Lawmakers in New Jersey have sent a measure to Gov. Chris Christie’s desk that would ban smoking at public beaches and parks. 250 more words