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President Obama, Clintons and Others Hail Mario Cuomo
The death Thursday of former New York Gov. Mario Cuomo at age 82 brought forth a flood of tributes recalling a man President Obama called "a determined champion of progressive values." Cuomo died of heart failure on the same day his son, Andrew Cuomo , was inaugurated for a second term as governor
Ten years later, the 2006 Michigan-Ohio State game still resonates
John Davis still owns a physical piece of the Big Ten's Game of the Century. It sits in a plastic baggie in his mother's closet. Davis was a high school senior in Columbus, Ohio, in 2006, when he worked all summer in a TV repair shop to afford tickets to the Michigan-Ohio State game that season.
The Note: Cruz Unloads on Trump
NOTABLES --CRUZ STANDS BY ‘NEW YORK VALUES’ REMARKS: Ted Cruz may be back in New York, but he is not backing down from his depiction of "New York" values. In an interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos, Ted Cruz laughed off rival Donald Trump saying that he can't imagine any New Yorker voting
Presidential Candidates Getting in a New York State of Mind Ahead of Next Primary
It's no accident that the New York primary is going to be a bigger deal in this presidential election than in years prior. As all five remaining candidates turn their attention eastward after the Wisconsin primary Tuesday night, the style and locations of events are going to be different than they
Things Chris Christie Talks About At Parties: Rooting Interests And Politics
During the Dallas Cowboys' wild-card win over Detroit, the American viewing public got a glimpse of how rich dudes celebrate when Dallas owner Jerry Jones got a jumping-up-and-down three-way man-hug that included New Jersey governor Chris Christie. Apparently, Tony Romo's winning touchdown was
The Note's Must-Reads for Thursday, May 31, 2012
The Note’s Must-Reads are a round-up of today’s political headlines and stories from ABC News and the top U.S. newspapers. Posted Monday through Friday right here at www.abcnews.com Compiled by ABC News’ Jayce Henderson, Amanda VanAllen, Carrie Halperin and Will Cantine ENDORSEMENTS ABC News’ ...
Democrats Sigh Relief as Weiner Resignation Triggers 3rd NY Special Election Because of Sex Scandal in One Year
ABC News’ Amy Walter (@amyewalter) reports: Democrats are clearly happy to have the Anthony Weiner sexting scandal behind them. The benefits of the New York congressman’s resignation were epitomized in House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi's press conference today, when she...
The Cost Of Indiscretion
When talking on their cellphones, business travelers sometimes assume they're surrounded by an invisible, sound-proof phone booth that keeps their conversations private. They are not. In fact, they are much more likely surrounded by an army of eavesdropping gossips, eager to upload any juicy
N.Y. Gov . David Paterson Commutes Sentence of Man Convicted of Teenager's Death in Racially Charged Shooting
Outgoing New York Gov. David Paterson commuted the sentence of a black man three years to the day after a Long Island jury convicted him of manslaughter for fatally shooting a white teen who he claimed threatened his son, John White , 57, was released from a Saratoga County, N.Y., state prison