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Major union backs Democratic Primary winner Kenneth P. Thompson

[Union News]

District Council 37, the city’s largest public employee union...

Charlie Price, fired after 30 years of alleged hostile work environment and racism. Photo: Nate Adams

[Investigative Report]

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CON EDISON METRO-NORTH UPDATE 3 P.M.

Con Edison is working with Metro-North to try to establish alternative power sources to serve the New Haven line....

[New York Mayoral Election 2013]

New York City Comptroller John Liu will endorse Public Advocate Bill de Blasio for mayor this afternoon at 2:30 PM at the Manhattan...

Tony Elumelu

[AAI's 60th Anniversary]

AAI Awards Gala to honor Tony Elumelu, Nigerian financier and philanthropist, and Dr....

[Tribute: Albert Murray]

Albert Murray was 97 when he passed away in his Harlem apartment on Sunday, August 18...

Comptroller John Liu 

 

New York City Comptroller John C. Liu has condemned as "outrageous" a report in the Associated Press that the New York Police...

'Win some, lose some'? Mayor Bloomberg: Judge's ruling deals blow to Stop-and-Frisk racial profiling

 

Council Members & Advocates to Praise Decision in...

On August 9th, between 4:00 and 6:00 pm Eastern time, the Pacifica Radio Network's Interim Executive Director Summer Reese and its new Program Director Andrew Phillips went on Pacifica WBAI-New...

Ramrley Graham's father Frank Graham shown with family lawyer Royce Russell

The Department of Justice will review the case of Ramarley Graham, the unarmed teenager...

Bill Lynch, the mastermind of David Dinkins' successful run, to become the first African American mayor of New York City, has reportedly passed away.

The Black Star News was able...

[Eye On Brooklyn]

During The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920’s a prominent literary figure, Claude McKay, penned a poem titled, “If We Must Die”.

In it he challenged...

[Community News/Announcement]

15th Annual Dr. John Henrik Clarke Tribute: "FAILURE IS NOT AN OPTION"

Date July 28, 2013 Doors open at 2:00...

[Brooklyn News]

Monroe Brown, owner of True South Book Store, suffered a brain aneurysm on Sunday, July 21 and his bookstore needs support as he fights to recover his...

[Justice For Trayvon Martin]

Justice For Trayvon Martin: Harlem "Trayvon Is US Protest" July 21 At 6PM

Resist! Resist! Harlem, New York City. What...

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