Chuck Schumer

A.M. Roundup: Ambitious climate change bill awaits Cuomo's signature

6 hours ago   |   Times Union

Good morning. You'll need your umbrella today - Barry is coming. Here's your roundup: New York passed one of the country's most ambitious climate change bills - and now it's...
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Trucker fatally struck highway worker while watching porn on his phone: cops

Trucker fatally struck highway worker while watching porn on his phone: cops

14 hours ago   |   New York Post

A Minnesota truck driver allegedly sped through a construction zone and fatally struck a highway worker - with authorities claiming that he was distracted by his cellphone...
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New Mexico man's special friendship with Neil Armstrong

New Mexico man's special friendship with Neil Armstrong

16 hours ago   |   KOAT

We all know Neil Armstrong as the first person to ever touch the moon, but Chuck Wendt knows him much differently.
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Sen. Chuck Schumer, others press for passage of 9/11 victims bill 

17 hours ago   |   Newsday

The Senate is considering legislation, passed by the House, to extend for 70 years the life of the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.
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Schumer leads Democrats in bid to overturn IRS ruling on SALT deductions

18 hours ago   |   Times Union

WASHINGTON Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer is leading a group of 10 Democratic senators in an effort to restore its “work-arounds” to help taxpayers endure the...
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Schumer on ending filibuster: 'Nothing's off the table'

20 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer opened the door on Tuesday to ending the procedural rule that requires 60 votes to steer most bills through the chamber if Democrats take...
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Top Senate Democrat gives backing to reparations bill

22 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer says he supports legislation that would create a commission to study reparations for the descendants of enslaved black people...
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FCC backs $39.2M for upstate broadband access

1 day ago   |   Times Union

More than 15,000 homes and businesses will receive broadband service over the next decade, paid for with $39.2 million in federal funding to local providers, U.S. Sen. Charles...
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Chuck Schumer Storms The Senate Floors And Blasts GOP Silence On Trump's Racism

1 day ago   |   Politicus USA

Senate Democratic Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer unloaded on Senate Republicans for staying silent on Trump's racism.
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Lawmakers urge McConnell to pass 9/11 victims fund bill quickly

Lawmakers urge McConnell to pass 9/11 victims fund bill quickly

1 day ago   |   New York Post

Federal lawmakers including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Monday urged Senate leadership to quickly pass the bill permanently funding the 9/11 Victim's Compensation...
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Man's golf shot kills daughter, 6, when ball hits her head

Man's golf shot kills daughter, 6, when ball hits her head

A six-year-old girl died Monday after she was hit in the head by a golf ball that her father hit, authorities said. Read more ...

A postcard mailed from Hong Kong in 1993 arrived in Illinois last week

A postcard mailed from Hong Kong in 1993 arrived in Illinois last week

An Illinois woman is hoping to solve a 26-year-old mystery after a postcard from Hong Kong arrived in her mailbox last week. Read more ...

Search for British author of 50-year-old message in a bottle found in Australia

Search for British author of 50-year-old message in a bottle found in Australia

An Australian fisherman and his son are looking for the author of a message in a bottle found off the southern Australian coast 50 years after it was written. Read more ...

John Paul Stevens, long-serving Supreme Court justice, dies at 99

John Paul Stevens, long-serving Supreme Court justice, dies at 99

John Paul Stevens, the third-longest serving justice in U.S. Supreme Court history and a court figure whose influence grew markedly over his tenure, has died. He was 99. The... Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Phony Ferraris, 'Shamborghinis' seized at Brazil factory

Police said the cars were being offered on social media for $45,000 to $60,000 - a small fraction of the price of the real thing. Read more ...

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Trump Officials Face Cover-Up Allegations After Failed Citizenship Question Push

Challengers of the Trump administration's push for a census citizenship question are asking a federal judge in New York to impose penalties for allegedly false or misleading... Read more ...

British Open 2019 picks: Rory McIlroy could end drought at Royal Portrush

British Open 2019 picks: Rory McIlroy could end drought at Royal Portrush

The 2019 British Open returns to Northern Ireland at scenic Royal Portrush. A stacked field will be contending for the final major of the year, with several players looking for... Read more ...

Dana White impressed with new faces after Contender Series 20 delivers four...

Dana White impressed with new faces after Contender Series 20 delivers four more signings

LAS VEGAS - UFC president Dana White said he continues to be impressed with the attitude and approach of the fighters at the Contender Series after the latest installment of... Read more ...

EU Investigates If Amazon Hurts Competition By Using Sellers' Data

EU Investigates If Amazon Hurts Competition By Using Sellers' Data

The European Union's antitrust arm will evaluate Amazon's role as both a retailer and a marketplace for others. One focus will be on Amazon's use of data collected from... Read more ...