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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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The crony capitalism of the creative class

Aug 28 2014 5:05pm CDT | Source: WND

(City Journal) — Modern “progressives” are not, as some economic conservatives would say, socialists. In fact, today’s so-called progressives are not even particularly progressive, at least in the usual sense of seeking to redistribute wealth from rich to poor. As Fred Siegel has noted, contemporary progressivism is an upper-middle-class movement that caters to the social libertarianism of coastal elites, while paying lip service to left-wing economic concerns. Even ...
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Would it kill you to hire more black cops? Yes

Aug 27 2014 6:48pm CDT | Source: WND

As the story of Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson’s shooting of Michael Brown begins to look less clear-cut than we were led to believe by Brown’s friend, Dorian Johnson, the “voices of oppression” on MSNBC now say the real issue is that there aren’t enough blacks on the Ferguson police force. As Brown may or may not have said seconds before his death: I give up. If the Ferguson police are forced to hire more minorities and women ...
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New York Times withholds endorsement for New York governor in primary

Aug 27 2014 10:59am CDT | Source: Townhall's

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The New York Times declined to endorse either Governor Andrew Cuomo or challenger Zephyr ...
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Who Cares If Burger King Is Pro-Gay When It's Hurting Every One of Us?

Aug 26 2014 11:54am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

I'm really getting tired of companies, politicians, donors and other entities using their support of LGBT rights -- something much easier to do these days -- as a way to pose as progressive, often as a PR move to blunt criticism of a bad record or even nefarious actions. And it's time that LGBT activists stop letting them get away with it. At this point, many of these entities need us more than we need them. Let's demand more. The l ...
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Ex-NYC mayoral hopeful forms women's equality party

Aug 26 2014 10:28am CDT | Source: USATODAY

Christine Quinn helping New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo launch new political party. ...
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Cuomo Still Way Ahead

Aug 20 2014 1:34am CDT | Source: Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

A new Quinnipiac poll in New York finds Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) way ahead of challenger Rob Astorino (R) in the race for governor, 56% to 28% ...
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Friday Talking Points -- Dog Days

Aug 15 2014 7:43pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Welcome to the "Dog Days" of summer, at the height of the political Silly Season. This year, one dog did indeed have his day in August, as 7-year-old "Duke" just won a rather bizarre election to become mayor of Cormorant, Minnesota. The strangest thing (to us) was that the "12 people in the village each paid $1 to cast a vote." Um, didn't we make poll taxes illegal quite a ...
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Andrew Cuomo Visits Israel

Aug 14 2014 8:30am CDT | Source: Big Government

The New York Times is reporting that Gov. Andrew Cuomo of New York, who likely harbors thoughts of a 2016 presidential run, traveled to Israel recently.  Cuomo told Reuven Rivlin, Israel’s president, “We know you’re going through a very difficult time, and that’s precisely why we are here.” Cuomo met with Prime Minister Netanyahu, who told him, “I thank you for coming here and standing on the right side of ...
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