| Nov 19, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The House Ethics Committee has recommended that Rep. Charles B. Rangel (D-N.Y.) be "censured" for ethical lapses, including failing to declare rental income from a Dominican villa, improper solicitation of donations on congressional letterhead and...
| Jun 11, 2011
| 4:36 AM
Delaware police investigate Democratic congressman Weiner's private online contacts with a female Twitter follower....
| Aug 4, 2011
| 4:35 AM
Though Tuesday’s debt deal managed to raise the debt ceiling, which was ultimately the intended goal, it left many feeling unsatisfied. “Federal debt is still ballooning, healthcare costs are still rising, and we're nowhere close to an...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 8:17 AM
"I would resign" is what President Barack Obama said regarding Anthony Weiner's current situation. However, part of the president's full statement about the controversy surrounding the congressman from Queens indicates why Anthony Weiner may not be...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 6:40 PM
Word has it that the pregnant wife of Rep. Anthony Weiner is feeling trapped in her marriage.
According to the The New York Post, the close-knit, devout muslim family of 35-year-old huma abedin is "furious" with their jewish son-on-law's lewd behavior...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 7:47 PM
Word has it the pregnant wife of disgraced Rep. Anthony Weiner is feeling trapped in her marriage, which is reportedly on shaky ground.
According to the The New York Post, the close-knit, devout muslim family of 35-year-old Huma Abedin is "furious"...
| Nov 15, 2010
| 11:48 AM
Saying that "fifty years of public service is on the line," Rep. Charles Rangel, the longest-serving New York member of congress, implored a House ethics panel Monday to postpone his ethics trial. In a dramatic statement, he said he needed to get a new...
| Nov 30, 2010
| 5:18 AM
Rep. Charles Rangel wants to tell House colleagues that censures are for corrupt politicians and he's not one of them.
The House ethics committee voted 9-1 on Nov. 18 to recommend a censure of the 80-year-old Democrat from New York's Harlem.
| Dec 3, 2010
| 2:15 AM
Charles Rangel has his swagger back, but not his power.
The 40-year congressional veteran on Thursday became the 23rd House member in the nation's history to be censured for misconduct. As the final chapter of a more than two-year ethics investigation...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 7:15 PM
Community leaders and their elected representatives protested against proposed plans to establish a homeless shelter in the Alexander building on the Upper West Side.
The Department of Homeless Services has awarded a nine-year, private contract to...
| Jun 17, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Several thousand New Yorkers marched silently down Manhattan's Fifth Avenue from lower Harlem to the mayor's Upper East Side townhouse on Sunday to protest the New York Police Department's contentious stop-and-frisk policy.
Civil rights leaders the...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 2:09 PM
New York lawmakers announced Wednesday plans to file a petition requiring 9/11 Health Program Administrator Dr. John Howard to add cancers to the benefits coverage under the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.
The filing comes less than a...