Obama, Bush to be at 9/11 anniversary ceremony, N.Y. mayor says
July 30th, 2011
11:06 AM ET
3 years ago

Obama, Bush to be at 9/11 anniversary ceremony, N.Y. mayor says

New York (CNN) - Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush will be part of a small group of politicians to participate in the ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced during his weekly radio address Friday.

Also in attendance will be governors Andrew Cuomo of New York and Chris Christie of New Jersey, as well as former New York State Gov. George Pataki, who was in office at the time of the terrorist attacks.

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Filed under: George W. Bush • President Obama
Gov. Christie released from hospital
July 28th, 2011
08:11 PM ET
3 years ago

Gov. Christie released from hospital

(CNN) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has been released from the hospital after having difficulty breathing Thursday morning.

Christie, who suffers from asthma, was admitted to Somerset Medical Center in Somerville, New Jersey, early Thursday after his inhaler did not give him "the kind of relief" he normally gets from using it, the governor said at a press conference after his release.

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Filed under: Chris Christie • New Jersey
New Hampshire state House Majority Leader calls Catholic bishop a 'pedophile pimp'
New Hampshire State House in Concord
April 2nd, 2011
02:37 PM ET
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New Hampshire state House Majority Leader calls Catholic bishop a 'pedophile pimp'

(CNN) - The New Hampshire House majority leader lashed out Friday on his Facebook page at a Roman Catholic bishop, calling the clergyman a "pedophile pimp" who "has no moral credibility to lecture anyone."

The comments come in the wake of a rally Thursday where John McCormack, who is bishop of the Roman Catholic Manchester Diocese, criticized state budget cuts that he argued would hurt "the most vulnerable in our society," according to a transcript of his remarks posted on the diocese's website.

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Filed under: New Hampshire