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Could Chelsea Clinton run for a New York House seat?

Could Chelsea Clinton run for a New York House seat?“If you care about what’s happening in the world, you have to care about running for and holding elected office,” Chelsea Clinton said last year.



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New York bomber convicted in shootout with New Jersey police

New York bomber convicted in shootout with New Jersey policeAn Islamic terrorist already serving a life prison term for a bombing in New York City was convicted Tuesday of multiple counts of attempted murder and assault stemming from a shootout with police three years ago. Ahmad Khan Rahimi , a U.S. citizen who was born in Afghanistan but grew up in New Jersey, sat quietly during the reading of the verdicts Tuesday. Among the spectators in the gallery was Angel Padilla, the Linden police officer who was the first to encounter Rahimi as he slept in a doorway in September 2016, two days after a bomb exploded in New York.



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New York congressman resigns ahead of insider trading plea

New York congressman resigns ahead of insider trading pleaA senior Democratic aide speaking on condition of anonymity said Monday that the office of U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi had received Collins’ letter of resignation, and that it would become effective Tuesday. Collins, 69, is scheduled to appear in Manhattan federal that day to enter his guilty plea, court records show. Collins’ son, Cameron Collins, and another man, Stephen Zarsky, are also scheduled to plead guilty in the case on Thursday.



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Catholic Archdiocese of New York removes all priests accused of sex abuse, report says

Catholic Archdiocese of New York removes all priests accused of sex abuse, report saysThe archdiocese covers Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties, along with parts of New York City and the Hudson Valley.



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New York city cop, suspect killed in exchange of gunfire

New York city cop, suspect killed in exchange of gunfireA New York city police officer on anti-gang duty and a suspect he was trying to arrest were both killed during an exchange of gunfire in the Bronx early Sunday, police said. Officer Brian Mulkeen, 33, was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said in a statement. “There is absolutely no worse moment on our job than this,” Chief of Department Terence Monahan said in remarks at the hospital, according to a police statement.



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Iran slams US for barring Zarif from New York hospital visit

Iran slams US for barring Zarif from New York hospital visitIran slammed on Saturday the United States for what it called an “inhumane” decision to bar its foreign minister, who was attending the U.N. summit meetings in New York, from visiting a hospitalized Iranian diplomat in the city. U.S. authorities were not allowing Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif to visit U.N. ambassador Majid Takht Ravanchi, who was undergoing cancer treatment in a New York hospital. In July, the U.S. restricted Zarif’s movement to just six blocks in New York.



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Iranian President Rouhani's New York travel restricted

Iranian President Rouhani's New York travel restrictedHassan Rouhani landed in New York Monday for the U.N. General Assembly, but the Iranian leader won’t be allowed to see much of the Big Apple while he is there.



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Friendship between Duke of York and Jeffrey Epstein ended after Duchess of York called financier a 'pedophile'

Friendship between Duke of York and Jeffrey Epstein ended after Duchess of York called financier a 'pedophile'The Duke of York's friendship with Jeffrey Epstein ultimately ended in acrimony after his wife called the financier a "pedophile" and refused to retract the statement.



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Holding a Young Girl's Hand, A Man Reportedly Jumped in Front of a New York City Subway Train. The Girl Survived

Holding a Young Girl's Hand, A Man Reportedly Jumped in Front of a New York City Subway Train. The Girl SurvivedVideo footage from the scene shows the child being rescued from under the train



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New York Post blasts Bill de Blasio with 'obituary' for his ended presidential campaign

New York Post blasts Bill de Blasio with 'obituary' for his ended presidential campaignThe New York Post wrote that New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's presidential campaign had "died" from "ego-induced psychosis."



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