Politics

August 12, 2018 - 12:36 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — At an event in the Adirondacks last week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo recounted a treasured memory of the time his family retrieved an eagle feather from Saranac Lake and kept it after one of the beautiful birds swooped near his canoe. In telling the story , the New York Democrat was...
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The Open Arms Search and Rescue vessel arrives in Algeciras, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018. A rescue boat operated by Spanish aid group Proactiva Open Arms carrying 87 African migrants and refugees saved in the Mediterranean Sea has docked at the southern Spanish port of Algeciras after other, geographically closer, European Union countries refused to let it dock amid continuing strain between governments about how to respond to the wave of migrants crossing from Africa. (AP Photo/Javier Fergo)
August 12, 2018 - 11:43 am
ROME (AP) — Migrants in distress at sea have told their rescuers that several ships passed them by without offering assistance, a European aid group said Sunday while seeking safe harbor for a rescue vessel with 141 migrants aboard. SOS Mediterranee in a statement said that due to the recent...
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In this Feb. 4, 2012 file photo, U.S. Park Police are seen working in riot gear in Washington. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
August 10, 2018 - 2:36 pm
Estimates vary on how many white nationalist protesters will show up.
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August 09, 2018 - 9:15 pm
There will not be a ballot shortage issue in the November election says Brown.
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August 09, 2018 - 6:18 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday halted a deportation in progress and threatened to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt if the mother and daughter weren't returned to the U.S. U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan of Washington learned in court that the two plaintiffs in a...
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A computer illustration of the Milky Way galaxy. (Dreamstime)
August 09, 2018 - 6:17 pm
"It's a bit more difficult than what an idle speech would indicate."
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August 09, 2018 - 3:54 pm
"They will have no hesitation about coming into your community and snatch business leads in the righteous cause of 'rebuilding Detroit.'"
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Michael Moore (Credit: Mehdi Taamallah/AFP/Getty Images) FILE
August 09, 2018 - 2:40 pm
In the trailer, Moore calls Trump "the last president of the United States."
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Michigan Democratic gubernatorial candidate Gretchen Whitmer addresses her supporters after winning the primary, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Detroit. Whitmer will face Republican Bill Schuette in November. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
August 09, 2018 - 11:27 am
Gretchen Whitmer's victory in the gubernatorial primary on Tuesday means the Democrats will field an all-female statewide ticket this fall if she picks a woman to be her running mate.
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August 08, 2018 - 10:47 pm
The state also had to pay $23,000 in legal fees.
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