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Your All-Purpose Guide to New York's Primary Election

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Next Tuesday, we vote. Here's a look at the contenders and pretenders in both parties.

NY GOP's Final Dollop of Disaster

Dan Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

If you want an idea of how pathetic the New York Republican party currently is, here's a hint. For Senate, they nominated the husband of Paul McCartney's girlfriend.

Kirsten Gillibrand Gets Two GOP Challengers: Bruce Blakeman & David Malpass

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York Republicans on Thursday picked a former Long Island lawmaker and an economist to run in a primary for the chance to take on ...

New York Senate: 2010 Election BREAKING News

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Follow the latest news and discussion about the 2010 New York Senate race below. Email TwitterLists2010+NYSen@gmail.com if you know someone who shou...

Joseph DioGuardi, Dad To 'American Idol' Judge Kara DioGuardi, To Run For Senate

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- The father of "American Idol" judge Kara DioGuardi (KEHR'-uh dee-oh-GWAHR'-dee), former Republican congressman Joe DioGuardi, is set t...

Kirsten Gillibrand's Opponent Criticizes Her Plans To Attend Forum With Van Jones

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is drawing political fire for her plan to attend a panel discussion with former Obama administration official Van Jon...

What Brown's Win Over Coakley in Massachusetts Means for Politics in New York

David A. Singer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David A. Singer

The immediate political beneficiaries in New York of the Scott Brown romp over Martha Coakley are Rick Lazio and Harold Ford Jr.

Senator Gillibrand Challenger Emerges In Republican Bruce A. Blakeman

nytimes.com | RAYMOND HERNANDEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Bruce A. Blakeman, the Republican candidate for New York State comptroller in 1998, said on Monday that he was exploring the possibility of a run agai...

Nancy Shevell And The Beatle: A McCartney Relationship Round Up

NYT | Sewell Chan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

It would seem improbable for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority to be fodder for the British tabloids. But the London newspapers -- and now The...

McCartney's Romantic Hamptons Weekend With Millionairess

NY Post | TODD VENEZIA, JEREMY OLSHAN and BILL HOFFMANN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Lovelorn Paul McCartney is putting his lonely days behind him by rushing into the arms of a married millionaire New York businesswoman. The divorcing...

Nancy Shevell: I'm Legally Separated

Daily Mail | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Married American millionaireness, Nancy Shevell, who was seen kissing Sir Paul McCartney, does not wear a wedding ring and has confirmed that she is l...