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New York State primary election results

Andrew Cuomo is one step closer to getting a third term as he wins a sweeping victory against activist and actress Cynthia Nixon during Thursday's state primary election.

Voters head to the polls for primary elections

As New Yorkers head to the polls for the upcoming Primary Elections Sept. 13, when it comes to issues and which candidates matter, poll numbers give an overwhelming snapshot as to where voters are.

Cynthia Nixon meets with community & ethnic media before Primary Day

Hosted by former City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Nixon spoke with reporters at the Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center.

Congressional Black Caucus Foundation shuts the door on discriminatory political climate

Determined to make an aggressive difference in the midst of a very challenging political climate, the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation (CBCF), gears up for their 48th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC), with the deliberate theme “The Dream Still Demands: Courage, Resilience, ...

Primary Election: Find your polling place

Voters in New York will cast their ballots Thursday for governor, lieutenant governor, attorney general and other key races in the state’s primary.

HBCU millennials energized to vote!

During the contentious 2016 presidential race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, voter turnout still proved to be at an all-time low among students who attended Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).

Former GOP chair Steele says he knows identity op-ed writer

Former Republican Party National Chairman Michael Steele goes on the record with NNPA Newswire and it turns out there are more resisters inside the White House – a high-level group of Republican resisters to President Donald Trump, not a single ...

Boston’s Ayanna Pressley heads to Congress in historic win

Viral video of Black Boston City Council Member Ayanna Pressley in shock after being elected the Democratic nominee for Massachusetts’ 7th Congressional District continues to make its rounds on social media.

Andrew Gillum shocks the political world and set stage for three Black governors

Wildly outspent by a billionaire challenger and the daughter of a former Florida Governor, Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, 39, shocked the political establishment to win the gubernatorial primary in Florida on August 28.

Amsterdam News Primary Endorsements, Part 2

Check out who the Amsterdam News is endorsing for the upcoming Primary Election.

Omarosa: Trump using NFL player protest to fuel "race war"

Two weeks ago, President Donald Trump called Omarosa Manigualt Newman a “dog.”

John McCain, Senator and former presidential candidate, dies at 81

Sen. John McCain has died. He was 81 years old.

Legal noose tightens on Trump

If Trump’s Twitter account has intensified and he seems a bit more agitated, blame the tightening legal noose, thanks to his current and former attorneys and consultants.

Teachout gets the Times and The Nation endorsements

New York State Attorney General Candidate Zephyr Teachout’s campaign got the stamp of approval from the gray lady this week.