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  • Former New York Gov. David Paterson (AP Photo/Tim Roske, File)

    Ex-N.Y. governor won't be charged in Yankee tickets rap

    Former Gov. David Paterson will not face perjury charges on allegations that he lied about taking free Yankees tickets for the 2009 World Series, a decision that effectively puts an end to the most serious legal problem stemming from his tumultuous administration.

  • The 2007 picture provided by the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences shows Nidal Malik Hasan when he entered the program for his Disaster and Military Psychiatry Fellowship. Authorities said he went on the killing spree at Fort Hood, Texas, which left 13 people dead. (Associated Press/Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences)

    Do tell: All soldiers anti-terror informers

    A new Army regulation requires soldiers to report behavior by their comrades that might be a sign of terrorist or extremist sympathies — a response to the failure to identify accused Fort Hood jihadist shooter Maj. Nidal M. Hasan.

  • Oft-mocked NY gov. gets in jabs of his own on SNL

    Mocked for years on "Saturday Night Live" as a clueless blind man, the governor of New York appeared on the show's season premiere to dish right back.

  • Often-mocked NY governor appears on 'SNL'

    Mocked for years on "Saturday Night Live," the governor of New York has appeared on the show to dish back.

  • NY governor to appear on 'SNL,' source says

    A person close to the governor of New York says he will appear on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" after lambasting the show for mocking his blindness.

  • Online dating, bedbugs addressed in new laws in NY

    New York's newest laws are meant to make Internet dating safer, further protect victims and witnesses in domestic abuse cases, and require landlords in New York City to come clean about bedbugs when leasing apartments.

  • New York Gov. David Paterson, center, arrives at his New York City office, in this March 5, 2010, file photo. In a report Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010, former state Chief Judge Judith Kaye noted four of five of Mr. Paterson's tickets to the World Series opening game between the Yankees and the Philadelphia Phillies were paid for shortly afterward, following a press inquiry from the New York Post newspaper. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

    N.Y. governor could face criminal charges

    Gov. David Paterson could face a criminal charge for what a special counsel called inaccurate and misleading testimony on tickets he secured last year from the New York Yankees for the opening game of the World Series.

Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr. (left) discusses home weatherization Thursday at a private residence in Manchester, N.H., as state Democratic Reps. Paul W. Hodes and Carol Shea-Porter listen. "We're picking the pace," he said.

    Political Scene

    A special investigation concludes that New York Gov. David Paterson's testimony about his plans to pay for World Series tickets last year was "inaccurate and misleading" and warrants consideration of criminal charges by a prosecutor.

  • **FILE** New York Gov. David Paterson (Associated Press)

    N.Y. governor to meet with mosque developers

    New York Gov. David Paterson, who last week suggested a proposed mosque near ground zero might want to relocate elsewhere, will meet soon with the project's developers, a spokesman said Tuesday.

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