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Times reassigns reporter who admitted to affair with Senate staffer in FBI probe

July 3, 2018 04:06 pm Updated: July 3, 2018 04:07 pm

The New York Times demoted a reporter who acknowledged a romantic relationship with a Senate staffer who is suspected of leaking information to journalists.

Liberals tell Schumer to scrap decorum, civility in battling Trump

July 3, 2018 04:05 pm Updated: July 3, 2018 04:06 pm

NEW YORK - Braving the scorching summer heat, dozens of liberal activists showed up at a Brooklyn synagogue Monday night for a chance to question Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer about the Supreme Court, immigration and resistance to President

New York considering setting minimum wage for Uber, Lyft drivers

July 3, 2018 04:04 pm Updated: July 3, 2018 04:04 pm

New York's taxi commission is considering a minimum wage for ride-hail drivers, a move that would help offset the expense of owning and driving a car in the city, allow the equivalent of paid time off - and make it the first city in the country to

Harvey Weinstein indicted on new sexual-assault charges, could face life in prison

July 3, 2018 04:04 pm Updated: July 3, 2018 04:04 pm

Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein faces additional counts of sexual assault that could carry a potential life sentence if he is convicted, prosecutors announced Monday.

After Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's upset in N.Y., can Ayanna Pressley pull off a repeat in Massachusetts?

June 28, 2018 10:36 am Updated: June 28, 2018 10:37 am

Massachusetts congressional candidate Ayanna Pressley sent one of her campaign aides to New York last week to help get out the vote for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who stunned national Democrats Tuesday by toppling veteran Rep. Joseph Crowley.