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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."


New York Joins Suit Against Latest Trump Travel Ban

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Legal challenges against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban mounted Thursday as New York said it would join Washington state's request to block the executive order.


MS-13 Gang Members Indicted in Slayings of 3 New York Teens

Thursday, March 02, 2017

Nisa Mickens, 15, and Kayla Cuevas, 16, were slaughtered in a residential neighborhood in an attack that came amid a national conversation about illegal immigration.


Watch: Democratic Response Charges That Trump Will 'Rip' Away Health Care

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Former Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear accused Trump of being "Wall Street's champion" and planning to "rip affordable health insurance" from Americans.

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Mayor Touts Plans to Make NYC More Affordable

Monday, February 13, 2017

"This affordability crisis threatens who we are, threatens the very soul of this city," said de Blasio during his State of the City address.


U.S. Added 227K Jobs in January, While Unemployment Rate Rose Slightly

Friday, February 03, 2017

American factories expanded last month at their fastest pace in more than two years, but wages barely increased, and the number of part-time workers who would prefer full-time work rose.


Cuomo Calls for State Constitutional Amendment to Protect Abortion Rights

Monday, January 30, 2017

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday called for a state constitutional amendment to codify abortion rights should Roe v. Wade be overturned.

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After Death of 3-Year-Old, Investigator Finds Fault With New York's Child Welfare Agency

Friday, January 27, 2017

The Department of Investigation says the off-hours emergency unit is understaffed and undertrained.


Trump Moving Forward With Border Wall, Weighs Refugee Cuts

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

The president is expected to roll out several executive actions, including a measure to jump-start construction of the wall, during a trip to the Department of Homeland Security.


'La La Land' Leads 89th Academy Award Nominations

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Following two years of "#OscarsSoWhite" furor, the Academy named a more diverse field of nominees, with "Moonlight," "Fences," and "Hidden Figures" also getting Best Picture nominations.

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NYPD Officer Set to Testify About Killing of Unarmed Teen

Friday, January 20, 2017

Officer Richard Haste initially faced a criminal manslaughter charge in the 2012 death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham, but the case was dismissed because of a procedural error.