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Bob Filner Sentenced To 3 Years Probation, 3 Months Home Confinement
Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was sentenced to three years probation and three months home confinement Monday, according to ABC's 10 News.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Young Taking Aim
The New York state legislative session starts in earnest in January, and some issues will be pressing for those in the Senate.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Bob Smither: There's more to a sex scandal than just sex
Given the news that came out of New York this past campaign season, voters must have found it hard to keep their focus on the issues.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Opinion: How Twitter can kill your career
U.S. Representative Anthony Weiner announces his resignation on June 16, 2011 after admitting days earlier that he had sent lewd photos of himself on Twitter to multiple women.
New York Daily News
FBI Agents Association wants Congress to rescind spending cuts
The FBI Agents Association wants Congress to rescind budget reductions that could mean 15-day furloughs in 2014 for every bureau employee.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Showbiz and Politics: Always The Twain Seem to Meet
Old-timers may recall the old days when Canadian politics were not just dull but almost blank.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Gingricha s advice to Radel: Rehab cana t be gimmick
Newt Gingrich has some advice for Rep. Trey Radel, the Florida Republican on leave from Congress while he's seeking drug treatment.
Peter Kaplan: A Remembrance
Philip Weiss, the proprietor of Mondoweiss, knew and worked with legendary former New York Observer editor Peter Kaplan for more than 30 years.
Newt Gingrich Says Trey Radel Deserves Forgiveness, Compares Him To Anthony Weiner
Mexican Pop Sensation Thalia is today's guest co-host. Guests include Newt and Callista Gingrich ; Niecy Nash ; Kiss and Tell with Jenny with controversial and scandalous tales of home wreckers.
New York Mag Goes Bimonthly
Underscoring the difficulties facing print media, New York magazine today confirmed speculation that it's going biweekly.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
ABC-6 Reporter Mark Curtis: "The Sunday Political Brunch" - December 1, 2013
Thanksgiving week may be over, but that won't stop our annual tradition of giving out the "Political Turkey" of the year awards.
Daily Press & Argus
Rekha Basu: Toronto Mayor's troubles provide civics lesson
But in his refusal to go quietly, he also turned out to be a walking, talking civics lesson.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
How to hold the mayor's feet to the fire
Earlier this week, New Zealand Herald columnist Fran O'Sullivan made some stern criticisms of the lack of scrutiny of the Auckland Mayor's Office.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
New York Daily News
Bill de Blasio pays $300G fine with 2009 campaign funds
Bill de Blasio used a surge of donations to his 2009 public advocate campaign - made this year during his successful mayoral campaign - to pay off a fine for putting up illegal posters.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
GQ Magazine: Obama Among 'Least Influential' Figures of 2013
President Barack Obama's inability to get along with Republicans in Congress has brought him the distinction of being the 17th least influential person of 2013, according to GQ magazine.
Female politicians spending time on solutions, not scandals
Women make up almost 20 percent of the current Congress, according to the Center for American Women and Politics, but they don't come anywhere near that many of Congress' scandals.
Obama, Cyrus among GQ's least influential list
By The Associated Press Lionsgate's "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" has grossed $70.5 million domestically and $64 million internationally, bringing its total to $135 million, the studio... The company that employed the Washington Navy Yard shooter pulled his access to classified material for two days in August when mental health problems became ... (more)
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Obama, Miley Cyrus on GQ's least influential celebrities list
Dennis Rodman is at the top of a list no one wants to be on at all. He's been named GQ magazine's No.
'100 Works of Art That Will Define Our Age'
Jeff Koons is the most successful American artist since Andy Warhol-and he might just be the most despised.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Daily Caller
Carlos Danger turns up on 'General Hospital'
Ex- Rep. Anthony Weiner lives on in the nation's zeitgeist. On Thursday's episode of the afternoon soap "General Hospital," Weiner's sexual alter-ego Carlos Danger showed up in the script.