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Palin in New York, Sunday

A fan asks former U.S. vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin, right, to sign a baseball before the New York Yankees faced the Tampa Bay Rays in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, June 7, 2009. (AP/Kathy Willens)A fan asks former U.S. vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin, right, to sign a baseball before the New York Yankees faced the Tampa Bay Rays in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, June 7, 2009. (AP/Kathy Willens)

From David Hulen in Anchorage --

The governor's trip continued yesterday with an appearance at an autism walk, a Yankees game with former NY Mayor Rudy Giuliani, and a speech at a Long Island fundraiser for a group that works with the developmentally disabled.

Drudge is reporting that the governor will appear on Sean Hannity's Fox News Channel program tonight.

Some of the coverage:

> Sarah Palin hits New York City, joins Rudy Giuliani for Yankees game (New York Daily News)

> Sarah Palin speaks at fundraiser in St. James (Newsday)

> Is Sarah Palin running for prez? On LI, nobody's saying no (Newday column)

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