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New Yorkers Brace for 'Potentially Historic' Storm

Sunday, January 25, 2015

There's a phrase you don't want to see in a weather forecast.

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This Week In Politics: Scandal Claims Another Powerful NY Leader

Saturday, January 24, 2015

On track to be the longest serving Assembly Speaker, Sheldon Silver is on the ropes as the allegations against him shock the political establishment across the state.

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Sheldon Silver Linked to Litigation Helping Trial Lawyers

Friday, January 23, 2015

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Friendly rules for plaintiffs in asbestos related claims are linked to Assembly Speaker Silver.

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Renovated Brooklyn Theater to Bring Entertainment and Steady Jobs to Flatbush

Friday, January 23, 2015

After an intensive two-year renovation, the Kings Theatre is open for the first time since 1977. Community leaders hope it will become an "economic engine."

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MLK 2015 Slideshow

Friday, January 23, 2015

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Performers showcased the role of movement in activism with works influenced and inspired by the legacy of Dr. King

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French Jews Find Refuge — Where Else? — on the Upper West Side

Friday, January 23, 2015

Jews in France felt nervous long before the recent attacks in Paris. Many have already left, not just for Israel but also Manhattan.

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City Sues to Shut Down Alleged Illegal Hotel

Thursday, January 22, 2015

For only the third time, New York City takes a building to court over illegal short-term rentals.

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Silver Scandal Shakes Statehouse

Thursday, January 22, 2015

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Lawmakers canceled Thursday's legislative session and found themselves split on how to respond to the corruption charges the Speaker now faces.

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The Case Against Sheldon Silver

Thursday, January 22, 2015

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One man's "referral fee" is another's kickback. What's a jury to do?

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The Rise to Power of Sheldon Silver

Thursday, January 22, 2015

Who is Sheldon Silver — and how did he become one of the "Three Men in a Room" who run New York State?

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Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver Arrested

Thursday, January 22, 2015

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Silver, who allegedly failed to disclose substantial amounts of money he received from a small Manhattan law firm, was arrested this morning and taken into custody by the FBI.

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Big Plans and Trade-Offs in NY Budget

Thursday, January 22, 2015

The $141 billion plan funds education reforms, economic development and infrastructure, but critics say those initiatives come at the expense of others. 

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Why MetroCards Are Like Paper Towels

Thursday, January 22, 2015

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A WNYC data analysis shows that buying in bulk has its price: Riders from poor neighborhoods use more expensive fare cards.

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Cuomo's Criminal Justice Reforms Facing GOP Pushback

Thursday, January 22, 2015

In his State of the State speech, Gov. Cuomo proposed having an independent monitor review cases where a grand jury fails to indict after an officer kills an unarmed civilian. 

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Bloody Tuesday in New York City

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

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The NYPD responds to murders across the city.

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Cuomo Advocates for Controversial Education Changes in Sprawling Address

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

In his annual State of the State address, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo called for big investments in education and transportation and a higher minimum wage. 

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Live Now: Gov. Cuomo Delivers State of the State Address

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

In his first State of the State address since his reelection in November, Gov. Cuomo is expected to address education, infrastructure and property tax reform. Watch it here.

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The YouTube Governor, Decoded

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

This is how Christie and his team built his nationally-minded brand.

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Obama in State of the Union: The Shadow of Crisis Has Passed

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

The President painted an agenda Tuesday night that is more likely to antagonize the new Republican majority than win its approval.

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