Biden Sends Another 1,000 Troops to Secure Afghanistan Evacuation as Taliban Advance
By Tara Copp

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Rerouted 82nd Airborne Battalion Will Bring Total U.S. Force There to 5,000. WASHINGTON, DC — AUGUST 14, 2021 — President Joe Biden is sending an additional 1,000 soldiers from the 82nd Airborne Division to Kabul as Taliban victories across Afghanistan have added urgency to efforts to get thousands of Americans and Afghan citizens out of the country’s capital. The extra battalion …

TribuneBiden Sends Another 1,000 Troops to Secure Afghanistan Evacuation as Taliban Advance
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Summary of Terrorism Threat to the U.S. Homeland

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WASHINGTON, DC — August 14, 2021 — The Secretary of Homeland Security has issued a new National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin regarding the current heightened threat environment across the United States on August 13, 2021.  The Homeland continues to face a diverse and challenging threat environment leading up to and following the 20th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 …

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Statement from Senator Biaggi Regarding the Suspension of the Assembly’s Impeachment Investigation Into Governor Andrew M. Cuomo 

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THE BRONX, NY and WESTCHESTER, NY — August 14, 2021 — “The Assembly’s decision not to impeach Governor Andrew Cuomo is shameful and an affront to survivors and to all New Yorkers. The Attorney General’s report confirmed Andrew Cuomo sexually harassed eleven women, engaged in retaliation, and violated state and federal law. Refusing to hold him responsible and move forward …

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The Pending Outcome That Will Define One Bradford Road
By John Di Giovanni

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MOUNT VERNON, NY — August 13, 2021 — I  knew nothing about One Bradford Road but after listening to the Wednesday August 11, 2021 City Council meeting I received an education. The outcome with respect to a vote regarding One Bradford Road should be a no brainer.  On the one hand we have a company that built a nice looking …

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AARP and PULP Applaud Public Service Commission for Expanding the Low-Income Energy Affordability Program

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Benefits will reach nearly 100,000 new low-income households before heating season begins ALBANY— AARP New York and the Public Utility Law Project (“PULP”) today applauded the New York Public Service Commission (“PSC”) for expanding the State’s historic low-income energy bill discount program administered by the major electric and gas utilities. The order follows an emergency petition filed by AARP and …

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Mount Vernon Baseball Coach Charged with Coercion and Enticement of a Minor

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NEW YORK, NY — August 12,2021 — Audrey Strauss, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Jacqueline Maguire, the Acting Assistant Director in Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), and Miriam E. Rocah, Westchester County District Attorney, announced yesterday the arrest of ROBERT POPE for persuading, inducing, enticing …

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2021 Lexus ES F350 Sport Automotive Review
By JOHN and LAURIE WILES

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  PINEHURST, NC — August 12, 2021 — Is it just me, or is this not a really striking image of a fine car? This, my friends, is the Lexus ES F350, a luxury four door sedan that almost any family can afford. Seriously. Lexus has five types of sedans, the IS, the ES, the ES Hybrid, the LS, and …

John and Laurie Wiles2021 Lexus ES F350 Sport Automotive Review
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“I Am Prepared” Advised Lieutenant Governor Hochul Upon Delivering Her Address to New Yorkers on the Transition and the State’s Future

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Lieutenant Governor Hochul: “The promise I make to all New Yorkers, right here and right now, I will fight like hell for you every single day, like I’ve always done and always will.” Hochul: “I will travel the state to meet New Yorkers, to listen to them, to assure them that I’ve got their backs.” Hochul: “People will soon learn that …

Tribune“I Am Prepared” Advised Lieutenant Governor Hochul Upon Delivering Her Address to New Yorkers on the Transition and the State’s Future

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo Resigns
By Hezi Aris

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YONKERS, NY — August 10, 2021 — The deadline of August 13, 2021 set by the New York State Assembly after reading the Articles of Impeachment that were based on the investigative findings of sexual harassment  by as many as 11 women was undertaken and revealed by NYS Attorney General Leticia James. It has been the catalyst by which Governor …

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Upstate New Yorker Nearing Goal of Fly-Fishing ‘50 Best Tailwaters’

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><((((º> CATSKILL, GREENE COUNTY, NY — August 8, 2021 — As a birthday present on September 28, 2015, when Bill Cash’s wife gifted him with an Amazon card for the book “50 Best Tailwaters to Fly Fish”, he had no idea what was ahead. But it was then that Cash, a retired high school music teacher and band director from Catskill, …

TribuneUpstate New Yorker Nearing Goal of Fly-Fishing ‘50 Best Tailwaters’