Eliot Spitzer to Run For New York City Comptroller

Eliot Spitzer to Run For New York City Comptroller

Eliot Spitzer is mounting a comeback. The disgraced ex-governor of New York State, who resigned in 2008, is running for New York City comptroller.

He cleared the first hurdle in his unexpected quest to become the city's accounting and financial chief by filing 27,000 signatures to get on the ballot.

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Sarah Palin to Run For U.S. Senate?

Sarah Palin to Run For U.S. Senate?

Sarah Palin says she is considering a run for U.S. Senate in 2014.

Alaska's most high-profile Republican says a lot of things for attention, obviously, but this opportunity seems both within reach and winnable for her.

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Teresa Heinz Kerry Hospitalized, in Critical Condition

Teresa Heinz Kerry Hospitalized, in Critical Condition

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry's wife, Teresa Heinz Kerry, 74, is in critical, but stable condition at Massachusetts General Hospital, several sources confirm.

Heinz Kerry, who was treated for breast cancer in 2009, was admitted Sunday.

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Fourth of July Prompts Fourth Amendment Protests, Anti-NSA Spying Rallies

Fourth of July Prompts Fourth Amendment Protests, Anti-NSA Spying Rallies

The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.

- Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

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