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8 hrs ago | The Detroit News

Other writers, on the death penalty, gridlock, and the Constitution

This time: Arizona, where convicted murderer Joseph Randolph Wood gasped and snorted for more than 90 minutes after his execution began.

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Related Topix: Death Penalty, Drink, Cocktails, Oklahoma, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Rochester Business Journal

Feds find 9 countries are dumping steel products

Sens. Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand announced Thursday the U.S. Department of Commerce has found companies from nine countries are dumping steel pipe products into the United States.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Rochester, NY

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Floral Park Dispatch

FBI Seeks Sex Case Assistance

On Monday, July 7, Vincent J. Calamia, 48, of Floral Park, was arrested on charges related to the production and possession of child pornography.

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Related Topix: Floral Park, NY, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bellerose, NY

The Washington Post

Obama Says Tax Law Must Change to Stop - Corporate Deserters'

President Barack Obama attacked companies that use cross-border mergers to escape U.S. taxes, accusing them of being "corporate deserters who renounce their citizenship to shield profits."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Robert Casey, Senator Mark Warner, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives

New York Sun

Prospect of GOP Senate Ignites Plan by Schumer To Sideline the Parties

Senator Schumer's plan for open primaries, issued in the New York Times this week, reminds me of how I became a Republican.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, US Senate, Democrat, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, Publishing, Media, New Times

United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

3 senators urge Obama to let Israel neutralize Hamas ahead of cease-fire

Three senators urged President Obama to ensure that Israel removes Hamas' military threat before a cease-fire is in place.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Steve Israel, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Palestinian Territories

Empire State News

Us Dot proposes new regulations on Dot-111 tank cars

WASHINGTON The US Department of Transportation on Wednesday proposed a number of rules to get tough on the use of the DOT-111 tanker rail cars that carry Bakken crude oil.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Sean Patrick, Nita Lowey, US House of Representatives, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Customer Interaction Solutions

Governor Cuomo Announces Major Step for Nano Utica Initiative

ALBANY, N.Y., July 23 -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-N.Y., issued the following news release: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has issued a Section 404 permit for the Marcy Nanocenter site, enabling the next phase of the Nano Utica initiative.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US News, Representative Richard Hanna, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Albany, NY

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

National Lighthouse Museum approved on Staten Island

In honor of August 7, National Lighthouse Day, the National Lighthouse Museum will set sail on Staten Island by opening on the historic holiday.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, North America Travel, New York City Travel

DVM

Fairness to Pet Owners Act brewing in Senate

U.S. Senators Charles Schumer and Richard Blumenthal are preparing to introduce a companion bill to the U.S. House's Fairness to Pet Owners Act filed in February.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, Big Box Retailers

The Washington Post

A flawed solution to gridlock

Would the dysfunction of U.S. politics be dispelled if we got rid of partisan primaries? That's the contention of Sen. Charles Schumer .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Gary Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, California, California Government, Opinion

The Post-Standard

Schumer's downtown supermarket push: Could a local store do the job as well as Whole Foods?

The owner of a local grocery store near downtown Syracuse is questioning Sen. Charles Schumer's recent efforts to bring a major chain like Whole Foods to the neighborhood.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Syracuse, NY, US Senate, Democrat

TheStreet.com

Why Corporate Inversion Is More Than a Political Punching Bag

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Related Topix: Mozilla, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives

The Post-Standard

Sen. Chuck Schumer hates iPhones, still uses flip phone from the '90s

Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., talks on his phone as he walks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, July 8, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Senator Chuck Schumer, Democrat, US News

Freshnews

Larry Scott Blackmon Named Vice President, Community and Government Affairs at FreshDirect

FreshDirect, a leading online fresh food grocer, announced today that it has named Larry Scott Blackmon Vice President, Community and Government Affairs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Charles Rangel, Gregory Meeks, Democrat, New York, NY

Albany Times Union

Albany International Airport to get $4 million runway upgrade

"You get about 10 years out of them," he said. "You start to get cracking. You start to get water infiltration."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Tue Jul 22, 2014

USA Today

Schwarzenegger likes Democrat's primary idea

Arnold Schwarzenegger is a fan of Sen. Charles Schumer's push to say "hasta la vista, baby" to partisan primaries.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, US Governors, Arnold Schwarzenegger, California Government, California, Republican, Thad Cochran

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Cuomo donors back Westchester Dems' anti-Astorinoa

Cuomo donors back Westchester Dems' anti-Astorino push Several of Gov. Cuomo's top donors also donated to the Westchester Democrats.

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Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, US News, Westchester County, NY, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Albany, NY

Silicon Alley Insider

Big Name NYC CEOs Urge Congress To Pass Terrorism Insurance Bill

Today, the CEOs of New York City's 200 leading companies - all members of the Partnership for New York City - sent an urgent letter to House Republican Leadership asking them "to quickly pass the Terrorism Risk Insurance Reauthorization Act ."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, John Boehner, US Senate, Democrat, Viacom, Media

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Opinion Extra: A (smart) call for California-style top-two primaries in all U.S. states.

But for open primaries, Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, R-Twin Peaks, might have advanced to the general election to face Gov. Jerry Brown in November.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom McClintock, Twin Peaks, CA, Jerry Brown, US Governors, US Senate, Democrat, Eric Cantor, Opinion

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