Courtesy of Grechen Liuba Shirley / Facebook

A theme in this year’s midterm elections is progressive women challenging entrenched Republicans. That’s what’s happening in Long Island’s 2nd Congressional District. Liuba Grechen Shirley is taking on thirteen-term incumbent Peter King. 

Hartford Line Opens Bathrooms, Accepts Bikes On Board

Aug 16, 2018
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Commuters on the Hartford Line train from New Haven to Springfield can now bring their bikes and go to the bathroom onboard.

Bill Sikes / Susan Haigh / AP

Republican and Democratic voters in Connecticut have chosen their nominees for governor. Former GE executive Bob Stefanowski from Madison beat out four other contenders to win the Republican nomination. Meanwhile Greenwich businessman Ned Lamont won the Democratic nomination in a landslide against his rival, Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo stirred some controversy Wednesday when he told an audience at a bill signing ceremony in Manhattan that America “was never that great.”

Courtesy of Leecia Eve

Leecia Eve is one of four candidates running in the September 13th Democratic primary for state attorney general. Eve believes her background makes her more qualified to hold the office than her opponents.