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Families honor 9/11 victims in intimate service

September 11th, 2012  |  by  |  published in News, Special Reports | Leave A Comment »

Jennifer Irizarry attended the 11th anniversary memorial service of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. Photo by Alex Jung

9/11l service that was markedly quieter and more intimate than years past.

GOP Primary: Romney sweeps

April 24th, 2012  |  by  |  published in Special Reports | Leave A Comment »

GOP Primary: Romney sweeps

Former Massachusetts governor, Mitt Romney has won all five states up for grabs in today’s primary elections.

GOP Primary: Slow day at the polls in Staten Island

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GOP Primary: Slow day at the polls in Staten Island

Less than half of the registered voters made it to the polls in Staten Island.

GOP Primary: “DREAMers” mobilize Latino vote

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GOP Primary: “DREAMers” mobilize Latino vote

Latinos launched “Su Voz, Mi Voto” campaign to get voters to the polls.

GOP Primary: Upstate NY Republicans just want to beat Obama

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Ken Clark voted for Mitt Romney today. Photo by Jamie Larson

Turnout for the all-but-over primary was low, Republican residents said, come November, they’ll all be at the ballots, to make sure anyone, but Obama wins.

GOP Primary: War on women

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GOP Primary: War on women

On Primary Day, a panel of feminists discuss women’s issues.

GOP Primary: New Haven Independent voters mull their choices

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GOP Primary: New Haven Independent voters mull their choices

New Haven Independents discuss the candidates on Primary Day

GOP Primary: Among conservatives in rural Pa, Romney ‘the lesser of two evils’

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Ken Johnson, 80, a conservative Republican from Lycoming County, Pa., plans to vote for Mitt Romney for president. Photo by Louie Lazar.

“I’m sure as hell not voting for Obama,” one resident said.

GOP Primary: Living with Fracking

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Fracking companies routinely plow plots of land in order to run pipelines through the countryside. Here a clearing in the mountains of Sullivan County, Pa Photo by Eric Zerkel

Residents find themselves outcasts in the middle of a hot environmental debate that could boil over in the upcoming presidential election.

GOP Primary: Many Williamsport voters indifferent towards controversial new law

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Voters leaving the poll in Williamsport, Pa., were given handouts with instructions on what types of ID they can present when voting in upcoming elections. Photo by Chris Palmer.

Pennsylvania is one of only five states in the country to enact strict legislation on IDs.