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Cuomo's 2014 State of the State

Watch Governor Andrew Cuomo's 2014 State of the State Address.
Discussion around the themes presented in the P.O.V. documentary 'American Promise.'

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Tweet Suits: Social Media And The Law

In the past several years, as more and more people are connected through more and more social media, the idea of turning personal grievances into class actions is popping up, well, more and more.

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Lawyers Use High Court Petition To Highlight Prosecutorial Misconduct

Lawyers for a computer support technician convicted of possessing ricin to use as a weapon are asking the Supreme Court on Thursday to hear his appeal, as a way to send a message about widespread p...

Obama: Japan's Administration Of Disputed Islands Shouldn't Change

President Obama on Thursday said the U.S. believes that Japan's administration of the Senkaku islands, which China also claims, should not change "unilaterally," as he assured Tokyo that U.S. secur...

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