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Bridgegate Mastermind Sentenced to Probation, Community Service

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

David Wildstein, a former ally of Gov. Chris Christie, was sentenced to three years of probation and 500 hours of community service.

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De Blasio at Fallen Officer's Funeral: 'We Must Help Our Police'

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

The public needs to step up to protect police at a time when they're under attack, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Tuesday at the funeral of slain NYPD officer Miosotis Familia.


One Dead, Six Injured After Shooting at Bronx Hospital

Friday, June 30, 2017

The gunfire broke out at 2:50 p.m. inside the Bronx Lebanon Hospital, bringing police cars and firetrucks rushing to the scene and sending officers onto the roof with guns drawn.


MTA: A Train Derailment Caused by 'Improperly Secured' Rail

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

A subway train that derailed as it entered a station in Harlem on Tuesday was caused by an "improperly secured piece of replacement rail" being stored on the tracks, per the MTA.

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Watch Live: Attorney General Jeff Sessions Testifies Before Congress

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The public testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, scheduled for 2:30 p.m., should yield Sessions' most extensive comments to date on questions that have dogged his tenure.

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Trump Declares 'Total and Complete Vindication' After Comey Hearing

Friday, June 09, 2017

The president, who had not tweeted since James Comey accused the administration of spreading "lies," struck back with an early morning tweet, saying "WOW, Comey is a leaker!"


Trump Announces Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

Thursday, June 01, 2017

The announcement strikes a major blow to worldwide efforts to combat climate change and distances the country from many allies abroad

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Thousands Turn Out for Defiant Vigil in Manchester

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

As the prime minister warns of another possible "imminent" attack, mourners gather for a moment of silence.


Governor Cuomo Asks President Trump For Help With 'Deplorable' Penn Station

Sunday, May 21, 2017

The governor says for hundreds of thousands of riders it's an emergency not unlike a natural disaster.

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Head of NYC Jails Resigns After Flap Over Ethical Lapses

Friday, May 12, 2017

Joseph Ponte, who'd been hired to fix some of the persistent problems at Rikers Island, has stepped down after mismanagement issues at his agency became public.


How NY and NJ Representatives Are Responding to Comey's Firing

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Speaking from the floor of the Senate Wednesday, Minority Leader Chuck Schumer spoke for Senate Democrats when he said FBI Director Jim Comey's firing continued a troubling pattern.


The New NYC Ferries Have Set Sail

Monday, May 01, 2017

The NYC Ferry service started Monday with a Rockaway, Queens, route. The area got priority because residents there have some of the city's longest commutes.

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Justice Department Threatens New York, Other Sanctuary Cities, Over Immigration Enforcement

Friday, April 21, 2017

The department is warning officials in major cities, including New York, that they could lose grant money if they don't cooperate with federal immigration policies.  


Bill O'Reilly Loses Job at Fox News

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

It marks a stunning end to a near perfect marriage between a pugnacious personality and the cable television network.

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Etan Patz's Parents Say They'll "Never Forgive" at Hernandez Sentencing

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Pedro Hernandez was sentenced to 25 years to life.


White Racist Charged with Murder as Terrorism

Monday, March 27, 2017

James Harris Jackson also faces a hate crime charge in the fatal stabbing of a black man, Timothy Caughman.

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NYPD Officer Who Fatally Shot an Unarmed Black Teenager Quits Before Getting Fired

Monday, March 27, 2017

Richard Haste, a white police officer who killed Ramarley Graham in 2012, did not face charges, but he resigned Sunday to avoid being fired following a disciplinary trial.

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Israeli Teenager With U.S. Citizenship Arrested for Threats on American Jewish Centers

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Israeli police arrested a 19-year-old Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers and other institutions in the U.S.


Jimmy Breslin, Chronicler Of Wise Guys and Underdogs, Dies at 88

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Breslin was famous for his legwork. Hear him talk about his writing, and even a run for office, on WNYC.


Mayor de Blasio Will Not Be Charged in Campaign Fundraising Probes

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Manhattan D.A. Cyrus Vance said the facts do not show a violation of election laws, but said the actions appear to be "contrary to the intent and spirit of the law."