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Four killed, 67 injured as New York train derails

Source: Politics Balla | Dec 1 2013, 10:36am CST | by IANS

New York, Dec 1 (IANS) At least four people were killed and 67 others injured when a passenger train derailed in New York City, prompting a major emergency services response.
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New York Mayor Campaigned Against Pot Crackdowns, But Possession Arrests Are Still Soaring

Oct 20 2014 3:21pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: AP Photo/Brennan Linsley New York City is implementing a court order to scale back rampant police stops, and Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) lamented during his campaign that marijuana possession arrests have “disastrous consequences for individuals and their families.” But in 2014, monthly pot possession arrests have gone up, and 86 percent of those arrests were of African Americans or Latinos, according to data compiled by Queens College professor Harry L ...
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NY Gov. Cuomo Positioning Himself as Hillary Alternative

Oct 20 2014 5:09am CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

With a new book, an appearance on David Letterman, high-profile trips overseas and a bigger campaign account than any other governor, New York's Andrew Cuomo might look like someone running for president.But with no pilgrimages planned to Iowa or New Hampshire and no ...
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Monica Lewinsky debuts on Twitter
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS/EFE) Former White House intern Monica Lewinsky, who had an affair with then president Bill Clinton in 1998, has debuted on the Twitter social network just before speaking at Forbes magazine's Under-30 Summit about harassment and bullying on the Internet. | by IANS
US group to contest immunity for Modi
New York, Oct 21 (IANS) A US group that has filed a case against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for alleged crimes against humanity has said it would contest the Obama administration's "suggestion of immunity" | by IANS
Good karma earns Satya Nadella $11.6 mn in 2014
Washington, Oct 21 (IANS) Microsoft's Indian-American CEO Satya Nadella, who stirred a controversy by his remarks that women should trust their karma for pay raises, himself earned $11.6 million in fiscal 2014, not counting $79.78 million in stock awards. | by IANS

Cuomo: Learning from disasters, personal and political

Oct 14 2014 7:03am CDT | Source: USATODAY

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on lessons learned from defeats, personal and political.          ...
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Rob Astorino: I'm Closing in on Cuomo in NY Governor Race

Oct 13 2014 6:33pm CDT | Source: Newsmax - Politics

Rob Astorino says that despite Chris Christie's snub, he's still got a shot at unseating Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, with more and more Republicans rallying behind him as the Nov. 4 election ne ...
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Andrew Cuomo on 50th Anniversary of Mao's Victory: 'Join Me in a Toast to the People's Republic'

Oct 12 2014 5:23pm CDT | Source: Big Government

When Andrew Cuomo was HUD secretary in 1999, he hosted an event titled "50th Anniversary Chinese Delegation Dinner" for a delegation of the Chinese Ministry of Construction. 1999 marked 50 years since the Chinese Communist Party under Mao Tse-tung took over China in 1949, marking the beginning of a regime that would murder 70 million Chinese people.    In his speech, Cuomo discussed how both ...
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Friday Talking Points -- Is There Anybody Out There?

Oct 10 2014 8:11pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

I address this desperate attempt at communication to any remaining survivors in America of the apocalyptic scourge that is Ebola. Is there anybody still out there? Because, according to my television for the past few weeks, the death rates have been climbing so high that hundreds of millions of Americans should be pushing up the daisies by now. So, with full sorrow for the uncounted lives lost over the past few weeks, I humbly wonder whether anyone is left on the internet to read th ...
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The Growing Revolution To Change The Way We Approach Sex

Oct 10 2014 12:09pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: Flickr Creative Commons via Roga Muffin Affirmative consent has never been more popular. Last month, California Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed a new law requiring colleges in his state to adopt a “yes means yes” standard for defining consent in the campus adjudication process. Now, other states are starting to follow in his footsteps. In an announcement last week, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) told schools in the SUNY system to adopt the same definition of consent. And New Hampshire ...
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Harvard Students Launch Petition For 'Yes Means Yes' Consent Policy

Oct 9 2014 5:35pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Harvard University students have launched a petition calling on the school to include affirmative consent in its sexual assault policy. Their petition asks that the school's policy shift its standard of consent for sexual activities from "no means no" to "only yes means yes," mirroring a law adopted by California last month. Three student groups -- Our Harvard Can Do Better, Graduate S ...
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