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Cuomo says Trump fools the country, but not New York

In a searing speech from the pulpit of a black church, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo told a Brooklyn congregation on Sunday that Donald Trump is a "slick salesman" who fooled many people in this country, but the Democrat said the Republican president hasn't fooled New Yorkers. … Full Article

Congressional candidate takes time off for military training

A candidate running for a Brooklyn congressional seat had to take time off from the campaign trail because Uncle Sam called him to duty. … Full Article

Sen. Gillibrand takes questions from students and more at Brooklyn town hall

Kirsten Gillibrand addressed Brooklyn constituents at the Pratt Institute on Thursday as part of a series of town hall meetings throughout New York City. … Full Article

New York state launches tax probe of Trump Foundation

ALBANY— New York state tax officials have opened an investigation into the Trump Foundation to determine whether President Donald Trump or his charity violated state law. … Full Article

Donovan looks to beef up Dept. of Homeland Security

Terrorists are always working to develop new ways to attack the U.S. and the nation needs to be ready to counter them, according to a Brooklyn lawmaker who is seeking to beef up the Department of Homeland Security.  … Full Article

Nadler warns of ‘right-wing’ takeover of Supreme Court

The top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee warned of a coming “right-wing” takeover of the U.S. … Full Article
Stroller March Against Family Separation Policy

VIDEO: Borough President Eric Adams leads stroller march against family separation policy

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams led hundreds of parents, children and local politicians through the streets of Sunset Park on Sunday in a “stroller march” protesting the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant children from their parents at the border of U.S. and Mexico. … Full Article

VIDEO: New Yorkers protest immigrant family separation policies

As part of a nationwide rally, hundreds of people gathered at Brooklyn Borough Hall on Thursday to protest the federal government’s policy to forcibly separate immigrant children from their parents when apprehended at the border by immigration authorities. … Full Article

Donald Trump Jr., Sebastian Gorka to headline Brooklyn GOP gala

UPDATED | The chickens are coming home to roost. … Full Article
Real Talk: A Conference on Sexual Assault

VIDEO: Wyckoff Hospital hosts panel on sexual violence

Representatives of various institutions met last Wednesday at Wyckoff Hospital to talk about sexual violence in recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. … Full Article

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