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Charlie Rose suspended after sexual harassment allegations

Broadcast giant Charlie Rose was suspended from CBS, PBS and Bloomberg on Monday afternoon after eight women came forward with disturbing allegations that he exposed himself to them and groped their breasts, buttocks and genitals. In extensive interviews with the ...

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Woman says Franken grabbed her butt in 2010 when he was in office

A woman accused Sen. Al Franken of grabbing her buttocks while posing for a photo at the Minnesota State Fair in 2010 as her husband snapped the picture. Lindsay Menz’s claim is the second misconduct allegation against the 66-year-old Minnesota ...

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Wilson, Kolb meet with Republican Governors Association

The following is an expanded version of the second item from my “Albany Insider” column in Monday’s print editions: As they draw closer to deciding whether to run for governor in 2018, two of four potential GOP candidates traveled last ...

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2 potential Dem candidates team to rip Cuomo on housing issues

The following is an expanded third item from my “Albany Insider” column on Monday: Two potential Democratic primary challengers to Gov. Cuomo are teaming up with affordable housing advocates to attack the governor for not doing enough to protect tenants. ...

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Sharon Tate's sister cried, prayed for Charles Manson after death

Debra Tate was one of the first to know the 83-year-old beast responsible for the death of her pregnant sister, Sharon Tate, had died Sunday night. She learned that unhinged cultist Charles Manson died of natural causes at a California ...

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Scaramucci says he's still close to Trump's inner circle

JERUSALEM — Washington may not have seen the last of “The Mooch.” Anthony Scaramucci, the short-lived White House communications chief who was forced out after just 11 days on the job, said in an interview on Monday that he remains ...

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Deadline for Mugabe resignation passes after report he will step

Longtime Zimbabwe strongman Robert Mugabe has reportedly agreed to step down after nearly four decades in power, though did not do so before the deadline imposed by military leaders. The 93-year-old leader has been in negotiations with army leaders since ...

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LUPICA: Republican tax reform will walk all over the middle class

His name was Bill Brink, and he was a giant of this newspaper, still the managing editor of the Daily News when I first came to work here. And there came the day, with the city in great economic peril, ...

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New Orleans elects first woman as mayor in city’s history

NEW ORLEANS — LaToya Cantrell, a City Council member who first gained a political following as she worked to help her hard-hit neighborhood recover from Hurricane Katrina, won a historic election Saturday that made her the first woman mayor of ...

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Mugabe fails to announce resignation as President of Zimbabwe

Robert Mugabe addressed Zimbabwe in a bizarre news conference Sunday, leaving his future as the nation’s President unclear The 93-year-old leader looked frail as he rambled through a 20-minute address on state-run TV, flanked by military leaders. But he left ...

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