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Former Connecticut Governor Found Guilty Again
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Former Connecticut Governor Found Guilty Again

A federal jury unanimously found former Connecticut Gov. John Rowland guilty on all seven counts in a campaign finance conspiracy scheme. Rowland was convicted of conspiring with Brian Foley, the husband of 2012 congressional candidate Lisa Wilson-Foley, to hide $35,000... Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
NYC Municipal ID Cards to Come With Free Perks

NYC Municipal ID Cards to Come With Free Perks

Mayor de Blasio's administration is adding incentives to encourage more New Yorkers to obtain a... Read »

Sep 19, 2014
Sen. Bernie Sanders

Sen. Bernie Sanders "Thinking" About Running for President

Independent U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders fueled speculation about his 2016 plans over the weekend, telling "Meet... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Calif. State Sen. Gets Jail Time for Lying About Residence

Calif. State Sen. Gets Jail Time for Lying About Residence

California State Sen. Rod Wright has been sentenced to 90 days in Los Angeles County jail for lying about his legal... Read »

Sep 12, 2014
Romney Inner Circle Meeting in Washington

Romney Inner Circle Meeting in Washington

Members of Mitt Romney's inner circle are shooting down speculation about the former Republican... Read »

Sep 9, 2014
Cuomo Defeats Challenger Teachout in Democratic Primary

Cuomo Defeats Challenger Teachout in Democratic Primary

Gov. Cuomo emerged from the state's Democratic primary victorious but bruised on Tuesday, defeating a... Read »

Sep 10, 2014
Cuomo, Teachout Prepare for Primary

Cuomo, Teachout Prepare for Primary

Decision 2014 begins Tuesday in New York with the Democratic primary for governor. Gov. Cuomo critic and Fordham law Watch »

Sep 9, 2014
Meet Chuck Todd of

Meet Chuck Todd of "Meet the Press"

As Chuck Todd prepares to take the helm of "Meet the Press", he answered questions on Reddit. Here's a bit Read »

Sep 6, 2014
Ex-Va. Gov., Wife Convicted on Most Corruption Charges

Ex-Va. Gov., Wife Convicted on Most Corruption Charges

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife have been found guilty of most of the dozens of public... Watch »

Sep 5, 2014
2016 Presidential Contenders Flock to NH

2016 Presidential Contenders Flock to NH

It's still two months from the 2014 mid-term elections, and already numerous possible 2016 presidential... Read »

Sep 3, 2014
Jury Begins Deliberations in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Governor, Wife

Jury Begins Deliberations in Corruption Trial of Va. Ex-Governor, Wife

A federal jury is hearing instructions from a judge before beginning deliberations in the public corruption trial of... Watch »

Sep 2, 2014
Rep. Grimm's Tax Evasion Trial Set for December

Rep. Grimm's Tax Evasion Trial Set for December

A judge has scheduled New York Congressman Michael Grimm's tax evasion trial for December. Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Former Fla. Gov. Crist Clinches Democratic Nomination

Former Fla. Gov. Crist Clinches Democratic Nomination

Florida Democrats selected former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist as their nominee to challenge Republican Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
NYPD Sergeants' Union Blasts Brooklyn DNC Bid

NYPD Sergeants' Union Blasts Brooklyn DNC Bid

Mayor de Blasio got blasted in print on Tuesday by the head of the NYPD’s sergeants’ union, which is... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Poll: De Blasio's Approval Holds Steady

Poll: De Blasio's Approval Holds Steady

A new poll says Mayor Bill de Blasio's approval rating has held steady despite a tumultuous summer for the city. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Former Va. Governor Questioned About Dealings With Executive

Former Va. Governor Questioned About Dealings With Executive

Cross-examination of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell ended Tuesday afternoon in the corruption trial of McDonnell... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Police Union Opposes Brooklyn's DNC Bid

Police Union Opposes Brooklyn's DNC Bid

One of New York City's police unions announced its opposition to the city's bid for Brooklyn to host the... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has taken the stand in his corruption trial. He and his wife, Maureen,... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Formally Pleads Not Guilty

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Formally Pleads Not Guilty

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
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