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Newsday's Albany bureau chief.

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@Schwartzesque
Mattathias Schwartz
an hour ago
I often wonder how many deaths annually are attributable to the hoods of SUVs and trucks getting higher and higher each year...
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@CarlMacGowan
Carl MacGowan
an hour ago
Investigators say they found two loaded shotguns and hundreds of rounds of ammunition at the home of the retired Bellport teacher, along with gay pride flags that appear identical to those stolen from flagpoles in Sayville in July. via @Newsday
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@BrodskyRobert
Robert Brodsky
2 hours ago
Bayport man sent dozens of hate-filled letters to LGBTQ organizations, leaders, threatening bombings and a mass shooting that would make the Orlando Pulse Nightclub attack "look like a cakewalk" in comparison, federal prosecutors said Monday. via @Newsday
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@NickReisman
Nick Reisman
2 hours ago
AG Letitia James in a statement from her campaign walks up to the line of calling for a statewide vaccine mandate, says there cannot be a “piecemeal” approach to the pandemic
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@poozer87
David Lombardo
6 hours ago
Assembly Higher Education Committee Chair @DeborahJGlick says, “for the sake of the future of SUNY,” it’s time for @suny Chancellor @jimmalatras to go.
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@EmilyRussellADK
Emily Russell
5 hours ago
As COVID continues to surge in the Glens Falls area, Republican Assemblyman Matt Simpson issues statement + photo: “As we continue to see COVID-19 cases rise in Warren County and the North Country, I want to reiterate my support for residents getting the vaccine."
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@mjsimpson22
Matt Simpson
a day ago
I have said this many times…I chose to be vaccinated and received my booster 2 weeks ago. If you haven’t, please consider getting vaccinated. For those that haven’t and have questions please meet with your doctor.
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@JamesTMadore
James T. Madore
2 days ago
Dem guv hopefuls rush to raise $$ before key filing date A strong showing could influence support at the convention. Candidates are focusing on suburban voters. ⁦@GovKathyHochul⁩ ⁦⁦@TishJames⁩ ⁦@RepTomSuozzi⁩ by ⁦@YanceyRoy⁩)
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@BenMullin
Ben Mullin
20 hours ago
CNN is taking the gloves off with Chris Cuomo, openly saying the network's star anchor misled managers in a statement:
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@GormleyAlbany
Michael Gormley
2 days ago
Gov Hochul at event in a church Friday jokes about what many Catholics think in such situations: "Wonder if this counts? Catholics are always wondering if this counts for the next Sunday, because I was raised as a Catholic." Newsday earlier this week:
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@bradheath
Brad Heath
3 days ago
The Gateway Pundit, a far-right blog that has taken a leading role in spinning false and fantastical claims about a stolen election, inspired threats against scores of U.S. elections officials. “TREASON Hanging or Guillotine?”
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@TomPreciousALB
Tom Precious
4 days ago
"We do still see patients that deny that COVID is a real entity and that, to me, is just baffling beyond words."
@EmilyRussellADK
Emily Russell
6 days ago
The Glens Falls ICU is full of unvaccinated patients. Still, some deny COVID-19 exists or refuse to get vaccinated.
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@GannettAlbany
Joseph Spector
4 days ago
"I'm not prepared to shut down schools or the economy at this point," Hochul stresses when asked if she'll take additional COVID safety steps. She said doing so would be an overreaction. A year ago, "we didn't have (the vaccine) at our disposal."
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@YanceyRoy
Yancey Roy
4 days ago
Today in NY gov campaign: Contenders battling for turf in Westchester County. @TishJames announces endorsement by county exec George Latimer, others. @GovKathyHochul endorsed by Yonkers Mayor @MayorMikeSpano, 6 Assembly members.
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Yancey Roy
4 days ago
Today in NY gov campaign: Contenders battling for turf in Westchester County. @TishJames announces endorsement by county exec George Latimer, others. @GovKathyHochul endorsed by Yonkers Mayor @MayorMikeSpano, 6 Assembly members.
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@YanceyRoy
Yancey Roy
4 days ago
NEW: Maria Vullo to announce campaign for state attorney general Thursday. Was former top financial regulator in New York and candidate for the state’s top court. via @Newsday
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