Elly Yu

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Washington, D.C., Officials Prepare For White Nationalist Rally

Friday, August 10, 2018

Officials in Washington, D.C., are ramping up security for ahead of this weekend's white nationalist rally. It comes a year after the deadly "Unite the Right" rally in Charlottesville, Va.


Trump Administration Appoints Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald As New CDC Director

Friday, July 07, 2017

Dr. Brenda Fitzgerald has been appointed as the new director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta. She is an obstetrician-gynecologist who's led the Georgia state health department for six years. She succeeds Dr. Thomas Frieden.


Campaigning Overwhelms Georgians In Most Expensive House Race Ever

Sunday, June 18, 2017

After months of campaigning, Georgia's special congressional election is almost over. Voters in the Atlanta suburbs are burnt out after millions of dollars of TV ads.


Disability Advocates Fear Impact Of Medicaid Cuts In GOP Health Plan

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Evan Nodvin has lived on his own since after high school. But since he has Down syndrome, he does that with help from Medicaid. The Trump administration is threatening deep cuts to the program.


Thousands Celebrate MLK Day At MLK's Home Church

Monday, January 16, 2017

The church Martin Luther King Junior was baptized in as a child and where he served as minister holds a special significance — especially on MLK Day.


Atlanta Businesses Again Lead Push Against Social Conservatives

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Corporations in Atlanta have a long history of supporting a focus on business, not social conservatives' issues. Now the governor is vetoing a bill that LGBT groups say would lead to discrimination.


Georgia Governor Set To Veto 'Religious Liberty' Bill. Here's Why

Monday, March 28, 2016

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal has announced his plan to veto a bill of religious exemptions, which would have protected opponents of same-sex marriage. Businesses played a huge role in the debate.


An Atlanta Neighborhood Tries To Redefine Gentrification

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

In Atlanta's East Lake community, an organization called Purpose Built Communities is trying to make gentrification work for the residents who endured the tough times.


DOJ: Georgia Must Change How It Segregates Disabled Students From Their Peers

Monday, August 10, 2015

Georgia public schools are unfairly segregating disabled children from their non-disabled peers, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. We explore how the state educates these students.


Rikers Inmate Testifies Against Two Correction Officers

Thursday, December 05, 2013

An inmate who, last month, was prevented from testifying against two correction officers, came to court and testified Thursday.


SAT Scores, Participation Increase in City High Schools

Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Tuesday visited one of the many schools that opened during his three-term tenure to tout higher test scores and participation rates among high school students. 

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Catholic High School Postpones Talk by Controversial Priest

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

A Catholic high school in the Bronx has postponed a talk by a controversial priest involved in an organization, called Courage, that encourages gay men and women to remain celibate.


New Jersey Allows Non-Violent Offenders to Safely Surrender

Thursday, November 07, 2013

Hundreds of people with arrest warrants lined up in the rain in Jersey City Thursday to turn themselves in through New Jersey's "safe surrender" program. 

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How Many Payphones Are Left in the City?

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Just how much does it cost to make a call on a payphone these days?  Then again, will it even work if you find one?


Survey: Asthma Is among Top Barriers to Learning

Tuesday, October 08, 2013

Asthma and vision problems are among the top health issues keeping New York City public school students from learning in school, according to a new survey.

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VIDEO: Bicycling Across the Hudson. Yes, You Read That Right.

Thursday, October 03, 2013

Move over, bike lanes -- the future of two-wheeled transportation may be on the water.

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Federal Shutdown Impacts Local Workers and Constituents

Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Local congressional offices have been fielding hundreds of calls from constituents about the partial federal shutdown.


16 Institutions to Work Together at NYC's New Genetics Center

Thursday, September 19, 2013

A new research center that will be one of the largest genetics research facilities in North America opened in lower Manhattan Tuesday.


NJ Boardwalk Fire Caused By Faulty Wiring

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The boardwalk fire that destroyed more than 50 businesses along the Jersey Shore was caused accidentally by wiring affected by Sandy, authorities said Tuesday.

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Four Injured at Lower Manhattan Nightclub Shooting

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Four people were shot and injured during a dispute inside a lower Manhattan nightclub early Thursday morning, police said.