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Editorial Roundup: New York

Jun. 23, 2022 07:11 AM EDT

Advance Media New York. June 16, 2022. Editorial: NY election ‘citizen auditors’ are playing a dangerous game Shame on former state Senate candidate Angi Renna for lending her reputation to a shadowy fringe group challenging the results of New York’s 2020...

Democrats face off in last NY governor debate before primary

Jun. 16, 2022 20:40 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul, who is running for election to the post after assuming it following Andrew Cuomo’s resignation, faced off Thursday in a final debate with two of her fellow Democrats, U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi and New York City’s elected public advocate, Jumaane...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Jun. 16, 2022 07:17 AM EDT

Auburn Citizen. June 14, 2022. Editorial: Conduct an independent review of New York’s COVID-19 response As New York officials prepare to put together a report on the state’s COVID-19 response, a coalition of good-government groups is urging Gov. Kathy Hochul to...

NYC Mayor Adams endorses Hochul in New York governor's race

Jun. 15, 2022 11:22 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Eric Adams endorsed New York Gov. Kathy Hochul for a full term on Wednesday, praising her as “an amazing governor” who deserves a full term. Adams, a centrist Democrat like Hochul, told supporters at a Manhattan union hall that voters need...

NYC Mayor Adams to endorse Hochul in NY governor's race

Jun. 14, 2022 19:50 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Mayor Eric Adams is going to endorse Gov. Kathy Hochul in the New York governor's race on Wednesday. Hochul's campaign and Adams' political advisor confirmed Tuesday that Adams will make the announcement in a joint appearance with the Democratic...

Hochul defends Bills stadium deal, gun positions in debate

Jun. 07, 2022 22:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The two Democrats challenging New York Gov. Kathy Hochul's bid to keep her job criticized her Tuesday for her past backing from the National Rifle Association and the deal she reached to spend hundreds of millions of taxpayer money on a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills. ...

Depp-Heard trial: Advocates fear chilling effect on accusers

Jun. 03, 2022 14:16 PM EDT

The call came Thursday, only a day after the Johnny Depp-Amber Heard verdict, to a free legal clinic for domestic violence victims in Athens, Georgia. The woman wanted to pursue her abuse claims, but she was worried. “The fear was that she’d be seen to be a liar like Amber...

Suozzi, Williams, but no Hochul in 1st NY governor debate

Jun. 02, 2022 23:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Two of the three leading Democrats running for New York governor faced off in their first debate Thursday, with Jumaane Williams and U.S. Rep. Tom Suozzi missing no opportunities to attack the absent incumbent, Gov. Kathy Hochul. Williams, New York City’s elected...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Jun. 02, 2022 07:12 AM EDT

Auburn Citizen. June 1, 2022. Editorial: Find middle ground for NY election cycle proposal Last fall, in an election year headlined locally by a race to determine who would fill a 10-year judge seat that presides over surrogate, criminal and family court matters, a...

Buffalo supermarket gunman indicted on terror, hate charge

Jun. 01, 2022 17:23 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The white man accused of killing 10 Black people in a racist attack on a Buffalo supermarket was indicted by a grand jury Wednesday on a state domestic terrorism and hate crime charge that would carry a mandatory sentence of life in prison. Payton Gendron is...