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NEW YORK — State Attorney General Letitia James filed a civil lawsuit Thursday to dissolve the National Rifle Association, claiming four of the nonprofit’s leaders allegedly mismanaged millions of dollars in donor funds.

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo took the reins — and literally the gavel — Wednesday afternoon as the leader of the National Governor’s Association during the bipartisan organization’s annual summer meeting.

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As Congress negotiates the next round of coronavirus relief legislation, U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., is calling on the federal government to address the needs of struggling families.

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State and local officials must act to ensure women have access to abortion and reproductive health care — especially as medical facilities offer limited services and hours through the coronavirus pandemic, State Attorney General Letitia James said.

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WASHINGTON — Enhanced unemployment benefits must be extended through the COVID-19 pandemic, U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand told Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Wednesday as the virus surges in most states and territories.

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Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images/TNSAbove, In this file photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell speaks to the media after weekly policy luncheons on Capitol Hill July 21, 2020 in Washington. The Republican coronavirus relief bill would erect almost insurmountable obstacles to lawsuits by w…

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SAVANNAH — Gov. Andrew Cuomo urged Georgians to stand united and wear face masks to slow the spread of the coronavirus, he said during a visit to the state Monday, as New York health experts ramp up testing and sending pandemic supplies to other states in need.

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NEW YORK — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is traveling to Savannah, Georgia, to meet with officials and help the Southern city fight against the coronavirus, which continues to spread across 40 states.

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Officials in President Donald Trump’s administration rescinded a policy Tuesday that threatened to deport international college students during the COVID-19 pandemic, one day after New York’s attorney general joined other states and sued the federal administration over the measure.

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Former Millbrook village trustee Kyle Van De Water will face off against U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado in the race for the 19th Congressional District on Nov. 3.

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Jordin Chavez stands in the crowd with a sign during a support rally for DACA recipients at City Hall Plaza in Dallas on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. Courtesy of Tribune New Service

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Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has suspended his campaign. (Scott Olson/Getty Images/TNS)

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Tabby Granville, left, returned home to husband Kenneth Frazier and 6-year-old son Kadien Frazier, right, in Baton Rouge, La., on April 7, 2020, after taking her 79-year-old father to the hospital, where he tested positive for COVID-19. (Molly Hennessy-Fiske/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

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FILE: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to the intensive care unit as his COVID-19 symptoms worsen. (Victoria Jones/PA Wire via ZUMA Press)

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ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo reacted with surprise and displeasure Saturday afternoon after President Donald Trump said he may order an enforceable quarantine for New York and surrounding areas in New Jersey and some parts of Connecticut as the coronavirus COVID-19 continues to spread.

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The Indianapolis 500 has been rescheduled due to coronavirus concerns. [Dan R. Boyd/Contributed]

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File photoCensus advocates want to make sure everyone participates in the 2020 census count, since federal funds and the state’s representation in Congress hinge on the turnout.

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WASHINGTON — The Federal Emergency Management Agency announced Friday that President Donald Trump has approved a major disaster declaration for New York state as it grapples with the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Hours after Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed all non-essential businesses to cease in-person functions, U.S. Rep. Antonio Delgado, D-19, discussed relief for his district's small businesses, farmers and the unemployed workers during a telephone town hall Friday night.

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California Gov. Gavin Newsom has ordered all Californians to stay at home in the battle against the coronavirus. Courtesy of Tribune News Service

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Signage leading to the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel. The border between the U.S. and Canada will be temporarily closed in an attempt to stem to spread of the coronavirus. Courtesy of Tribune New Service.

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Two senior citizens died in the state’s first coronavirus COVID-19-related deaths and two state lawmakers tested positive for the illness, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Saturday.The governor announced the state's first death of an 82-year-old woman in a press call Saturday morning. She had pre-exis…

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The National Hockey League has suspended its season indefinitely in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Courtesy of Tribute New Service

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Tourists visit the U.S. Capitol Rotunda on the final day the U.S. Capitol will be open to the public due to the coronavirus outbreak on March 12, in Washington, DC. Earlier it was announced the U.S. Capitol will be closed until at least April 1 due to evolving concerns about the spread of th…