Westchester doctor Miriam Levitt Flisser seeks to topple Rep. Jamaal Bowman

A pediatrician who served as the mayor of Scarsdale is launching a long-shot bid to topple New York’s newest “Squad” member, Rep. Jamaal Bowman. Dr. Miriam Levitt Flisser, a registered independent running on the Republican Party line, said Bowman is too far to the left of residents in the district on issues such as crime, … Read more

Westchester doctor Miriam Levitt Flisser seeks to topple Rep. Jamaal Bowman

A pediatrician who served as the mayor of Scarsdale is launching a long-shot bid to topple New York’s newest “Squad” member, Rep. Jamaal Bowman. Dr. Miriam Levitt Flisser, a registered independent running on the Republican Party line, said Bowman is too far to the left of residents in the district on issues such as crime, … Read more

US leaders avoid victory dance in Ukraine combat advances

WASHINGTON (AP) — US leaders from President Joe Biden on down are being careful not to declare a premature victory after a Ukrainian offensive forced Russian troops into a messy retreat in the north. Instead, military officials are looking towards the fights yet to come and laying out plans to provide Ukraine with more weapons … Read more

Chile looks for a way forward after rejecting the new constitution

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Chilean leaders on Monday began trying to chart a fresh course toward updating the country’s dictatorship-era constitution after voters overwhelmingly rejected a progressive proposal that many felt went too far. The heavy loss was a blow to youthful President Gabriel Boric, who met with congressional leaders Monday to begin hammering out … Read more