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Sports 'Shark Tank' for Kids

Rob Taub | Posted 10.07.2014 | Sports
Rob Taub

Sadly, today scholar and athlete are not used enough in the same sentence, but the Riverside Hawks are an organization intent on changing those circumstances.

Kirsten Gillibrand: Last Woman Standing

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

She's the Rodney Dangerfield of New York politics. More than a year after she was named to replace Hillary Clinton, New York's junior senator is still getting no respect. Nevertheless, Gillibrand looks like a winner.

FCC Re-Designation of Broadband Will Bring Unwanted Market Uncertainty

Harold Ford, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Harold Ford, Jr.

Legal and agency experts are poring over the technical aspects of reclassifying broadband, but what has not been carefully examined is the economic impact this re-designation will have on investment decisions.

Harold Ford Jr.'s College Op-Eds

Under the Button | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

As you may have heard, Penn grad Harold Ford Jr. isn't running for New York Senate. But before Ford was broadcasting his thoughts on the New York Time...

Mortimer Zuckerman And Harold Ford Jr. Still Debating Senate Bids | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

As they weigh whether to make a bid for the Senate seat held by Kirsten E. Gillibrand, Mortimer B. Zuckerman, the publisher of The Daily News, is quie...

A Shot in the Dark: Harold Ford's Non-bid for the New York State Senate Seat

C. Nicole Mason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
C. Nicole Mason

Recently Harold Ford conducted his own poll to test his electability and weaknesses with New Yorkers. Would his deep ties to Wall Street turn off thos...

Ford On Gay Activists' Radar

The New York Observer | Reid Pillifant | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Last month, just after gay activist Jon Winkleman interrupted a lunch meeting between prospective Senate candidate Harold Ford Jr. and scores of the b...

Paterson Fires Back At Harold Ford, Andrew Cuomo

The Daily Beast | Lloyd Grove | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York's governor, hit with rumors of a career-ending New York Times story in the works, battles back in an exclusive interview with Lloyd Grove - d...

Gillibrand Wins Key Backing From New York County Democratic Party | By David Saltonstall | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand boxed out Harold Ford on his own turf Thursday night, reeling in the coveted endorsement of the New York County Democratic Par...

Harold Ford Jr's Wife Emily: From Celeb Stylist To Politician's Wife (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Former representative Harold Ford, Jr. has stolen the political spotlight lately, publicly debating his candidature for U.S. Senate, but little did we...

Harold Ford Jr.'s Wife: Emily Ford | LAURA M. HOLSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Since early January, when Harold E. Ford Jr. announced he was considering a bid for a Senate seat from New York, his wife, Emily Ford, has been hounde...

Harold Ford Jr. Accuses Kirsten Gillibrand Of "Underhanded Tactics" | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Former Representative Harold E. Ford Jr. accused Senator Kirsten E. Gillibrand on Sunday of using "underhanded tactics" to try to keep him off the bal...

Maureen Dowd On Harold Ford Jr.'s Pedicures: 'A Scrubbed Toe In The Race' | MAUREEN DOWD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Between bites of an egg-white garden omelet at a bistro in his Union Square neighborhood, Harold Ford Jr. defended himself on pedicures and flip-flops...

Did Harold Ford Get Taxpayer-Funded Bonus?

Huffington Post | David Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senator Gillibrand went on the attack this morning, breathing new life into old allegations that possible-senate candidate Harold Ford, Jr. received a...

Harold Ford: Get Your Sexism Out of NY

Amy Siskind | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Amy Siskind

Here are some simple questions Mr. Ford: Why did you flip-flop on Senator Gillibrand? And more importantly, why are you now resorting to blatant sexism as a tactic?

Harold Ford Jr. Teaches Class At NYU Wagner School Of Public Service | By Victor Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Harold Ford Jr., who is considering a primary bid against Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, taught his first class of the new semester the other night at New Y...

Jonathan Tasini Takes Second Shot At U.S. Senate In New York | N. R. KLEINFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Last time around, pitted against Hillary Rodham Clinton, Jonathan Tasini was the 17 percent man, gathering that percentage of the vote in the 2006 Dem...

Colbert Rips Harold Ford Jr. For Flip Flopping On Abortion, Gay Marriage (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Colbert took some shots at Harold Ford Jr. last night, "commending" him for not only establishing residency in New York, but blatantly changing his po...

Harold Ford Also Anti-Chuck Schumer

The New York Observer | Azi Paybarah | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

If he runs, Harold Ford Jr.'s will be challenging Kirsten Gillibrand, but in explaining his rational for running, Ford sometimes talks about his probl...

Jason Linkins

Harold Ford Backs Pointless Deficit Commission | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I don't have to labor too hard today to illustrate the utter preposterousness of Harold Ford's run for the New York Senate seat currently held by the ...

Harold Ford Slips Up, Says He's Running For Senate | MICHAEL BARBARO | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Mr. Ford, 39, arrived at the State Line Diner in Tappan, N.Y., at 10:30 a.m., wearing a pinstripe charcoal suit, and introduced himself to everyone in...

Jason Linkins

Post's Peyser Perplexingly Paints Pol As Punk | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I don't think that I have to labor too hard today to point out the overall preposterousness of Harold Ford's run for the New York Senate seat currentl...

Gillibrand Says Ford Is "Wrong" For New York And Has An "Anti-Obama" Agenda

The New York Observer | Azi Paybarah | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand said Harold Ford Jr. Is an "extremist" and "wrong" for New York....

Jason Linkins

Harold Ford Says NY Senate Race Is About Issues That He Won't Discuss On The Record | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I don't think that I have to labor too hard today to point out the overall preposterousness of Harold Ford's run for the New York Senate seat currentl...

Harold Ford May Challenge Gillibrand For Senate Seat

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Just as Senator Kirsten Gillibrand thought she could breathe a little easier following news that GOP Rep. Peter King is "leaning against" seeking her ...