Jerrold Nadler

New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner leaves his apartment building in New York on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Weiner faces growing calls to quit mayor’s race

NEW YORK (AP) — Anthony Weiner pressed ahead with his bid for mayor Wednesday despite a growing number of calls for him to drop out over a new sexting scandal, saying the campaign is too […]


Hurricane Sandy Aid

NY lawmakers rap House GOP on Sandy aid

WASHINGTON (AP) — New York lawmakers are branding the decision by House GOP leaders not to hold a vote on Hurricane Sandy aid in the current Congress a “betrayal.”


State Police respond to shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, Newtown, Connecticut.

White House isn’t getting into gun control today

WASHINGTON (AP) – A White House spokesman says this isn’t the day for a discussion about gun control. Jay Carney was responding to reporters’ questions on that issue and the President’s campaign promises on gun control.