Wednesday 17 October 2018
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Category: Featured News, Local News, Politics, Top Stories

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Update: Former City Parks and Recreation Commissioner Resigns

By Staff –   (Update, May 8) – Former City Parks and Recreation Commissioner Lazarus Sims has resigned, after being...


Syracuse Receives Federal Housing Aid Despite Trump’s Efforts to Cut the Programs

Despite President Trump’s efforts to do away with certain housing development grant programs, Syracuse will receive additional...

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Nigerian President Buhari Receives Military War Chest at Meeting With U. S. President

( – At a long-awaited meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, the...

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Update: Juanita Perez Williams Will Appear on Ballot in Congressional District Race

(Update, May 1) – Juanita Perez Williams has turned in the required number of signatures to appear on the ballot for New...

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U.S. Appeals Court Allows Texas to Implement New Voter ID Law

By Staff – A three-judge panel of the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has recently given Texas permission to implement a new...


Gov. Cuomo Grants NYS Parolees the Right to Vote

By Staff – Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed an executive order granting all New York state parolees the right to vote in New York, after...

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Howie Hawkins Announces Third Run In Gubernatorial Race

Political activist Howie Hawkins has announced his third consecutive run in the gubernatorial race against incumbent Governor Andrew Cuomo,...

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Former Mayor Stephanie Miner May Run for Governor

By Staff –   Former Mayor Stephanie Miner has recently announced she’s changed the name of her campaign committee from...


Cynthia Nixon Visits Southwest Community Center During Governor Campaign

Democrat Cynthia Nixon made her first stop in Syracuse since she initially launched her campaign to run for governor. At the Southwest...

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In South Africa, Pain and Shock at Passing of Winnie Madikizela Mandela

( – Tributes to anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela Mandela filled the South African radio air waves this...