Roundup: Carl Kruger's Day In Court; Robots Want Hillary to Run Again

State Senator Carl Kruger will appear in Manhattan Federal Court tomorrow to discuss making a plea in the bribery case against him.

Someone is making mysterious robocalls in support of an effort to draft Hillary Clinton to enter the presidential race.

Councilwoman Tish James knew the woman who was burned alive in Brooklyn this weekend and has set up a fund to help her family afford a funeral. 

Democratic fundraiser Bill Samuels wants Governor Andrew Cuomo to stop accepting corporate donations make good on a campaign promise to focus on establishing stricter rules for fundraising.

Heather Briccetti was named president and CEO of the state business council.

Senator John McCain says deceased North Korean despot Kim Jong Il is “in a warm corner of hell.”

Congressman Barney Frank wore a rather eye-popping ensemble on the House floor today.

Andrew Sullivan thinks Ron Paul has a chance to win the Republican nomination. Jonathan Chait disagrees.

Saudi Prince Walid bin Talal purchased a $300 million stake in Twitter.

Roundup: Carl Kruger's Day In Court; Robots Want Hillary to Run Again