Today, President Donald J. Trump sent a letter to Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), informing her that her planned taxpayer-funded travel abroad would be postponed until after the Federal Government is reopened.
Liberal New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is rolling out a new plan that would potentially allow the city government to seize buildings of landlords who force tenants out -- a plan his opponents say amounts to “straight communism.”
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Calls for 70 Percent Top Tax Rate in 'Green New Deal'
photo Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a Democratic congressional candidate from New York, waves during a rally, Friday, July 20, 2018, in Wichita, Kan. (Jaime Green/The Wichita Eagle via
A total of 48 lawmakers - both Democrats and Republicans - have said they will not take a salary while the government is shutdown
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez isn't saying whether or not she'll take her salary
Ocasio-Cortez, in December, tweeted that members of Congress should 'have some integrity' and not take a paycheck during the shutdown
Her office did not respond to DailyMail.com's inquiry if she's taking a salary
Special counsel Robert Mueller has begun issuing indictments in his Russia investigation. One law professor is arguing that the probe should not be taking place because Mueller was appointed illegally. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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Beginning on October 2, 2018, the United States effectively engaged the United Nations General Assembly’s Third Committee to address serious human rights violations, abuses, and crises around the world. Notable resolutions included:
The Department of Homeland Security claimed Thursday people from at least 20 countries make up the two caravan groups, not just citizens of Guatemala and Honduras.
In a release called "Myth vs. Fact: Caravan," the department also states more than 270 people in the caravans are either known gang members or have criminal backgrounds.
“Each of us here today is the emissary of a distinct culture, a rich history, and a people bound together by ties of memory, tradition, and the values that make our homelands like nowhere else on Earth,” President Donald J. Trump said in a major speech at the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) today.
President Trump Addresses the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (VIDEO)
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Source: Rep. Dan Donovan and Democratic challenger Max Rose will face off in a Nov. 6 general election. (Staten Island Advance/ Staff Shots)
Democratic candidate Max Rose attacked Rep. Daniel Donovan just after the candidates won their respective primary races.
Brooklyn District Attorney Eric Gonzalez, together with New York City Department of Investigation Commissioner Mark G. Peters, today announced that a Brooklyn construction company that was awarded contracts to perform work on schools in Brooklyn and the Bronx has pleaded guilty to grand larceny for underpaying employees and stealing the difference
“Almost everyone agrees that the Director made serious mistakes; it is one of the few issues that unites people of diverse perspectives," Rosenstein wrote. "The way (Comey) handled the conclusion of the email investigation was wrong.”
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Congressman Dan Donovan (NY-11) announced his plan to introduce legislation to reverse a little-known U.S. Postal Service regulation prohibiting photographs of the President and Vice President from hanging in post offices.
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Donovan, a former district attorney who now represents Staten Island and part of South Brooklyn, stepped in after his domestic partner’s son was arrested with a friend for “criminal sale and possession of a controlled substance (heroin),” according to an allegation filed with the Office of Congressional Ethics last week.
Charles P. Lazarus, the World War II veteran who founded Toys R Us six decades ago and transformed it into an iconic piece of Americana, died Thursday at age 94, a week after the chain announced it was going out of business.
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Since Russian troops began seizing government buildings in Crimea four years ago, the international community has become accustomed to encountering new acts of Russian aggression on an almost daily basis
Author: By GARDINER HARRIS
WASHINGTON — It was all but ignored last year when it was wrapped into a sanctions law punishing Russian aggressions. But in recent weeks, a requirement that the United States identify Russian oligarchs in a public list has set off a cavalcade of anxious lobbying across Washington by those who fear their links to the Kremlin will jeopardize their financial well-being.