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NYC Responds to Fatal Staten Island Arrest

Monday, July 21, 2014

Tragedy struck Staten Island last Thursday when Eric Garner died after being put into a chokehold by an NYPD officer. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said he's ordered NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton to launch a "full and thorough investigation" into the death of the Staten Island man. 

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The Community Gardeners of Flatbush

When you think of Flatbush, Brooklyn, you might not necessarily think of greenery, flowers and groomed tree pits. But a group of ladies on E. 25th Street between Clarendon Road and Avenue D think otherwise.

"You know, people always consider ...

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City Admits it Approved 'Poor Door'

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Housing advocates say a developer took advantage of a loophole when it created a separate entrance for renters in the affordable units of a new building.